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Sunday Night Parades

Sunday night we watched the Bacchus and Endymion (rescheduled from Saturday because of the rain) Parades. We had a great spot to watch on...

New Orleans and Defiance

The pride of New Orleans is alive and well. And FEMA, to put is politely, is not very popular. We met a woman at...

Lower 9th Ward and St. Bernard Parish

On Sunday (02-26-2006) we drove out thru the Lower 9th Ward and St. Bernard Parish. Both these areas have been reported on extensively in...

Six Months Later

In many ways, New Orleans is still suffering from the "FEMA Blues" - named after the blue tarps FEMA stapled to people's roofs after...

New Orleans Still Has a Sense of Humor

Good news--New Orleans still has a sense of humor after Katrina and Rita. Here are a couple of the 10 rules of Mardi Gras,...

NOLA by Air

Here are a few shots of New Orleans as we came in to land on Saturday, February 25th. You can start to see green...

Headed to NOLA for Mardi Gras

This has absolutely nothing to do with Rye, but I'm headed to New Orleans to celebrate Mardi Gras and wave a flag for this...

New Mega Plex Theater in Portchester

We went to see Woody Allen's Match Point at the new MEGA plex Loews theater in Portchester, part of the new massive store-mall...

Winter is Finally Here & School is Closed

Rye got hit with a winter smack-down last night and today. We have an easy 24+ inches of snow on the ground. Rye schools...

“Con-Ed” Out of Your Food?

With the power outages this week in Rye, did the food is your refrigerator or freezer go bad? If so, use this Residential Claim...

Rye is in the Dark

Due to the wind storms this week, many Rye residents have been without power for 2+ days. Rye schools were closed Wednesday and Thursday...

I Wish The Parking Meters Took $75 Once Year

The new parking meters in Rye (the RCBD--Rye Central Business District) are irritating. I don't care how many consulting reports were done. One of...

City vs. Town

Is anyone as confused as I am between all the towns, cities and villages in Westchester County? In this blog we will write about...