Month: December 2016

City settles $4M RM Staffing lawsuit
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City settles $4M RM Staffing lawsuit

As a result of a yearlong class action lawsuit, the city of Rye will pay out $1 million to a group of former Rye Golf Club waitstaff who sought unpaid overtime and tips. The tentative settlement agreement—which was reached between the city and more than 50 former employees last week—will […]

The city of Rye has established a committee to explore gun-related issues within its own vicinity in response to a gun store that is scheduled to open in nearby Harrison. Photo/Franco Fino
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Rye Brook proposed gun law shipped to Planning Board

After proposing a local law to regulate where gun stores would be permitted to open within the village, the Rye Brook Board of Trustees referred the draft legislation to the Planning Board for further input on Tuesday, Dec. 13. In its current form, the law would amend a section of […]

Normandy Real Estate Partners and Wegmans Food Market are proposing to construct its first supermarket in Westchester County along the Platinum Mile in Harrison. Photo courtesy Wegmans.com
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Wegmans eyes Westchester County

The town/village of Harrison is seeking to approve a developer’s plan to replace an old office complex at 106-110 Corporate Park Drive with a Wegmans Food Market, which would be the first of its kind in Westchester County. Normandy Real Estate Partners, which owns an abundance of property on the […]

Rye wins Clinton Classic
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Rye wins Clinton Classic

With a 60-49 win over Pleasantville in the finals of the annual Cliff Clinton Classic on Dec. 10, Rye continued its hot start to the season and improved to 3-0 on the year. But although Rye has been flawless early on in the winter campaign, head coach John Aguilar knows […]

Athlete of the Week: Ryan Kirkpatrick
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Athlete of the Week: Ryan Kirkpatrick

This week’s Athlete of the Week is Ryan Kirkpatrick, a senior right wing on the boys’ varsity hockey team. Although the team has gotten off to a rough 2-3 start, Kirkpatrick has excelled, scoring two goals against Byram Hills and another against Mamaroneck. Head coach Peter Thomas said that Kirkpatrick […]