Month: November 2016

City law prohibits food truck option for Rye Town Park
News

City law prohibits food truck option for Rye Town Park

Despite interest from multiple food truck concessioners to fill the opening left by Seaside Johnnies’ exit, a citywide provision currently prohibits vehicular vendors from peddling out of Rye Town Park, according to the city manager. Even with the Rye Town Park Commission recently drawing interest from Westchester’s famed food stand, […]

Old jokes to die laughing at
Opinion

Old jokes to die laughing at

An elderly man comes into a bar and notices a lovely lady about his age having a drink by herself. He pulls up a stool, leans over and asks, “So… do I come here often?” Sure, laugh. Or cry. Fact is, we’ll all be the lady or the man some […]

POW! Burger, a New Rochelle burger joint, drew long lines at the Mamaroneck Food and Truck Makers Market. Photo/Andrew Dapolite
Community Features News

Market showcases Mamaroneck industrial area

In an attempt to garner community support for a proposed rezoning in the village of Mamaroneck’s industrial district, a local committee hosted a Food Truck and Makers Market. On Nov. 6, hundreds of local residents, arriving by foot, bicycle and car, flooded Fayette Avenue, where several food trucks and craft […]

Giving thanks
Opinion Sports

Giving thanks

It’s no big secret; 2016 has been a pretty dismal year. An interminable, contentious presidential election; heaps of celebrity deaths; the theatrical release of the massively overhyped “Suicide Squad”; I’d imagine that the majority of Americans are looking forward to put the last 12 months in our rearview mirrors. But […]

The three-day study will take place in multiple areas of Mamaroneck and is intended to track the town’s deer population. File photo
News

Mamaroneck to conduct deer study with drone

Efforts to accurately assess deer populations in Mamaroneck will move forward, as a hired consultant gears up to survey the village using a drone. According to Village Manager Richard Slingerland, it has been confirmed that the study will start on Dec. 31, 2016, and will survey several areas of the […]