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Former Deputy Mayor Richard Mecca is Lost

Richard Mecca, a 42 year resident of Rye who was deeply engaged in the community, has passed after a battle with cancer. A full...

Milton Harbor Buoys To Be Removed by US Coast Guard

(This story was updated Tuesday evening.) Citing extreme shoaling, the US Coast Guard will remove its federal navigational aids from Rye's Milton Harbor. The decision...

Local Pols Push to Make EMS an “Essential Service”

Sounds essential to most of us. Our local emergency medical services Port Chester – Rye – Rye Brook EMS - like others in the State...

550 Comments & Coast Guard Expects Buoy Decision by End of Month

The US Coast Guard has received 550 public comments regarding the proposed temporary disestablishment of navigational buoys in Rye's Milton Harbor, and expects to make...

Dems Put Forward Candidate in Fall Race for Mecca Seat

The Rye Democrats have put forward Lori Fontanes as their candidate in the fall race for the remaining one year of Richard Mecca's Rye...

LETTER: Coast Guard Needs to Hear from Residents on Milton Harbor Plan

Rye City Councilman Josh Nathan and Boat Basin Chair Joe Pecora are urging residents to contact the US Coast Guard and voice objection to...

Navigational Buoys Could Be Removed from Milton Harbor by February 28th

The ten navigational buoys maintained by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) in Milton Harbor could be removed as soon as February 28th, according...

Muddy Waters: Coast Guard Proposes Removing Navigational Buoys from Milton Harbor

The US Coast Guard is proposing the removal of all ten navigational buoys in Rye’s Milton Harbor. Unless halted, the move threatens the harbor’s...

Thruway Authority Sells 8.971 Acre Property to Rye Country Day School

(Note: We clarified some of the site's history in the fourth paragraph. The story has also been updated further.) Another land use battle in Rye...

Blizzard Conditions Possible w/ 7-10 Inches of Snow; 45 MPH Winds

The National Weather Service predicts heavy snow and wind gusts Friday night into Saturday. The City of Rye reminds residents to secure outdoor furniture and remove...

Second Lawsuit Filed by Neighbors Against Wainwright House

As expected, five Milton Point neighbors of the non-profit Wainwright House filed a second suit trying to stop outdoor events on Wainwright's five acre...

Neighbors File Suit (Again And Again) on Wainwright House & Its Event Approvals

(Update: The suit against Wainwright involves only five neighbors, not seven as originally reported.) The immediate neighbors of the non-profit Wainwright House on Milton Point...

Free COVID Vaccination Clinic @ Rye Rec Next Friday

Narayan Pharmacy is offering free COVID vaccinations for adults and eligible children (ages 5 and up) next Friday, January 14, 2022 at Rye Recreation...

Snow Closes School & a Musical Message, Garbage Collection Suspended

The Rye City Schools will be closed Friday, January 7th due to snow accumulation overnight into Friday morning. Also, garbage collection in the city is...

Mecca Resigns Council for Health Reasons, Mayor Appoints Hurd

(Clarification: Our headline says "appointment" but in fact the Mayor put forth Hurd and the Council then voted its full support.) Rye Mayor Josh Cohn...