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Two students from Mamaroneck High School are in the semi-finals for the 2018 Regeneron Science Talent Search.
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Latimer honors Regeneron Science semi-finalists

Recognizing their hard-work, determination and curiosity, Westchester County Executive George Latimer, a Democrat, hosted Westchester’s semi-finalists of the 2018 Regeneron Science Talent Search. The 22 students from 11 school districts were given a certificate of merit, and congratulated by Latimer for their resolve, hard-work and accomplishment. “I am inspired by these […]

The property sale is the largest commercial transaction in Rye in 2017. Contributed photo
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Houlihan Lawrence announces $10.35 million 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
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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 […]

Rye Neck High School senior Rachel Rubin and junior Curtis Alter interact with Platt, who engaged them in a sensory exercise about the way the human brain processes information. Photos couresty Rye Neck school district
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Rye Neck students learn ‘The Biology of Friendship’

Juniors and seniors at Rye Neck High School recently welcomed Dr. Michael Platt, a professor of interdisciplinary knowledge at the University of Pennsylvania, as a special guest speaker at their school. During his college-level lecture, “The Biology of Friendship,” Platt discussed the brain’s functions and one’s ability to increase social […]