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The Rye Arts Center offers its Dance for Parkinson’s classes on Wednesdays and Friday from 1:45 p.m. to 3 p.m. Photo courtesy Ryeartscenter.org
Community

Rye Arts Center offers Parkinson’s dance classes

One of my favorite perks of working at The Rye Arts Center is hearing the heartfelt stories from our community. I want to share one of these stories with you. Since 2011, The Rye Arts Center has provided specialized dance classes for people who suffer from Parkinson’s disease. Earlier this […]

The BackPack Program works to provide children with nutritious meals during weekends and school vacations.
Community

CPW receives volunteer award

On June 1, Cerebral Palsy of Westchester, CPW, was recognized at the 12th annual Hunger Heroes Awards Breakfast. The Food Bank for Westchester awarded CPW with the Volunteer Award for its efforts in working to end hunger in the county. CPW has partnered with the Food Bank for Westchester since […]

From left, Sal Lagonia, Ken Greene, Mike Latini, Jim Nowak and Tom Durante, members of The
Class Action Band. Photo courtesy Loretta Lagonia
Community

Ocean Grille offers concert series

The Ocean Grille restaurant at Rye Town Park is presenting a series of lawn concerts at the north end of the park on the hill facing the Long Island Sound. The Thursday evening concerts will feature performances by regional bands from the tri-state area. The first concert will be on […]

“Twist of Fate” will be performing on June 27 as part of the Twilight Community Concert Series at Rye Town Park.
Community

Rye Town Park hosts Twist of Fate

The Twilight Community Concert Series at Rye Town Park continues on June 27 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., with a performance by Twist of Fate, a locally-based band. Led by Adam and Dayna Reist, this five member band is built around the tropical sounds of the steel drums. And […]

The Rye Free Reading Room was awarded a $31,129 construction grant to create a communal study space. Photo courtesy apconst.com
Community

Two local libraries recieve construction grants

Sen. George Latimer and Assemblyman Steve Otis are pleased to announce important state construction grant awards for the New Rochelle and Rye City library systems. The grants are part of a $19 million capital fund appropriation for public library construction in the 2016 state budget. The Rye Free Reading Room has been […]