Author: Sibylla Chipaziwa

Ellis Rosen’s “Rabbit Revenge,” one of the pieces in the “Not OK” exhibit at the Rye Free Reading Room. Photo courtesy David Ostow
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Rejected cartoons get a second chance

Choosing a cartoon for The New Yorker is a tough job, and someone has to submit quite a few with the hopes of being the chosen one. So, what happens to those that don’t make the cut? David Ostow, a cartoonist and the curator of the “Not OK” exhibit now […]

Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway is home to the first annual Lohud Food Truck Mash-Up.
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Empire City Casino to host first Westchester Wingfest

Westchester County is finally going to pay homage to the chicken wing, as Empire City Casino and Westchester Magazine will join forces to hold the first ever Wingfest on Saturday, Sept. 16. Erin Murphy, Empire’s communications director, said given football season is officially underway, Wingfest made sense, calling beer, football […]

Wine at Five to move, open new bar
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Wine at Five to move, open new bar

When you’ve quit Wall Street, and you feel restless, what do you do? Cai Palmer, the owner of Wine at Five in Rye, decided to follow his passion by opening a wine shop. And now he’s expanding on that by opening a wine bar. This summer Wine at Five will […]

Rye House Port Chester’s décor adds to the cozy, tavern-like atmosphere. Photo courtesy Sandro Art & Photography
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Rye House: your new favorite hangout

Rye House Port Chester, located in a historic building right at the corner of Willet Avenue and Main Street, continues to add to the village’s ever-growing, eclectic food scene even after two years. Upon entering, there’s lots of dark wood, exposed brick and dark brown leather visible throughout the restaurant. […]