From left, Bob Manheimer, Rye Rotary president with Brett Egan, Peter Chabot and Mike Arias, Rye City school district director of athletics. Contributed photo

Rye Rotary presents sportsmanship award

Two Rye High School, RHS, athletes were awarded the Rye Rotary Sportsmanship Award at a Jan. 5 Rotary Club luncheon at Whitby Castle. Brett Egan, class of 2017, and Peter Chabot, class of 2018, received their trophies from Bob Manheimer, Rotary president. The sportsmanship award is given to athletes exemplifying […]

The property sale is the largest commercial transaction in Rye in 2017. Contributed photo

Houlihan Lawrence announces $10.35M property sale

In what was the largest commercial transaction in Rye in 2017, Houlihan Lawrence’s Commercial Group has announced the completion of the sale of a portfolio of five multi-family properties in Rye to a group of local investors. The purchase price was $10.35 million. The properties include 240-242 Purchase Street, 237 […]

The students apply concepts they’ve learned in their physics classes to create a structural engineering application that helps solve a real-world problem. Photo courtesy Rye Neck school district

Rye Neck students design chair prototypes

Rye Neck High School students in Lori Penesis’ Advanced Engineering classes are creating prototypes for new chairs in their creative learning spaces. They’re applying the concepts they’ve learned in their physics classes for a structural engineering application to solve a real-world problem. Penesis said that her students have been working […]

Yannis Pappas, headliner for the Jan. 17 comedy show. Photos courtesy Empire City Casino

Empire City announces comedy shows in January

Make a New Year’s resolution to laugh a priority with Empire City Casino, the destination for a pair of Wednesday Night Comedy shows on Jan. 17 and Jan. 31. Comedy Central funnyman and MSG Networks’ ”The Bracket” host, Yannis Pappas, headlines on Jan. 17, while on-the-rise Westchester native stand-up Paul […]