Month: October 2016

Latimer: Strong on the environment
Opinion

Latimer: Strong on the environment

To the Editor, I’m proud to call George Latimer my friend, and to support his re-election to the state Senate. He has been a terrific senator on environmental issues: endorsed by The Sierra Club, the New York League of Conservation Voters, and he scored a 92—tied for highest in the […]

Julie Killian gets my vote
Opinion

Julie Killian gets my vote

To the Editor, As a lifelong resident of Mamaroneck and an active member of the community, I urge you to make the right choice and vote for Julie Killian. I have known Julie and her entire family for more than 20 years and have watched her raise her five children […]

Julie Killian for state Senate
Opinion

Julie Killian for state Senate

To the Editor, Now is finally the time for real change in Albany and there is no better person to lead that fight than Julie Killian. As a longtime Larchmont resident, I have known Julie as one of my dearest friends for more than 30 years. I can tell you […]

A recently proposed capital budget would see Westchester County invest $110 million into parks, including a transformative project at Kensico Dam. File photo
News

County capital budget wants $110M for parks

A $300 million capital budget sent down to the Westchester County Board of Legislators on Oct. 14 allocates nearly $110 million to recreation and parkland, and could inject millions of dollars at Kensico Dam and into the county’s affordable housing requirements. The capital budget serves as a guiding blueprint for […]

Voters in the Rye Neck school district passed two separate bonds totaling in $27.6 million that includes improvements to all of the district’s three school buildings. File photo
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Rye Neck school district prepares for second bond try

The Rye Neck Union Free School District is preparing to propose another bond after voters narrowly rejected a previous $35.5 million bond for districtwide improvements on Oct. 6, according to the schools superintendent. The school district plans to propose another bond with an adjusted scope of construction unlike the preceding […]