8 hrs ago
New United Way Women's Leadership Council Co-Founded by Westchester, Putnam Women
The statistic is staggering: in Westchester, 44.8% of single moms, with children under five, are living below the national poverty line of $23,000 for a family of four.
19 hrs ago
The Larchmont Daily Voice
Charles Dickens Is A Huge Success At Larchmont Library
Larchmont Librarian Frank Connelly continued his annual tradition of dressing in a frock coat and top hat to read the Charles Dickens classic "A Christmas Carol" on Monday, Dec. 9. Connelly's performance drew a record crowd this year that required his reading to be moved from the front room of the Larchmont Library into one of the facility's larger ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Biz Buzz: Happy Amaryllis at the Flower Bar
Nancy White, owner of The Flower Bar i n Larchmont, is spending her days in full-on decorating right now.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
New Rochelle Talk
Why is City of New Rochelle Stonewalling on Army Corps of Engineers Report?
It is becoming increasingly apparent that the residents of New Rochelle have been lied to by their local government regarding a serious matter involving significant risk to human life not to mention negative consequences for property owners in and around Echo Bay and taxpayers who were quite nearly put on the hook for millions in environmental ... (more)
The Journal News
Punch up your holiday drinks
If you set out a few bottles of beer and wine, it's a get-together. "Put out a punch," says Jonathan Forester, bar and cocktail consultant at the new Polpettina in Larchmont, "and it's a party."
Despite Snow, Business as Usual in Larchmont and Mamaroneck
Though many area districts cancelled school Tuesday, children boarded buses and arrived in class as usual in Larchmont and Mamaroneck .
The News Journal
For pet presents, there's a pile of possibilities
If it's the holidays, it must be time for an avalanche of present possibilities, and increasingly, pets are included in the pile.
Westchester County Adopt Budget for 2014
The Westchester County Board of Legislators approved a 2014 County Budget tonight that includes funding to re-open the low-income Title XX child care program and for support of other social "safety net" programs that protect seniors, at-risk youths and homeowners facing foreclosure.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Affordable Housing Discussion on Tap for Sound Shore
Sound Shore residents will have a chance learn more about and discuss Westchester County's affordable housing settlement at a presentation and dialog facilitated by the Pace Land Use Law Center and the Housing Action Council.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Larchmont Library Presents Exhibit by Local Photographers
A couple years ago, two mothers signed up for an online photography course to learn how to take better pictures of their kids, and now their work can been seen at the Larchmont Public Library.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Job Opportunities Recap for Larchmont & Mamaroneck
Here are the recent job opportunities posted on Larchmont-Mamaroneck Patch. Job Openings in Larchmont & Mamaroneck for November 26 Job Openings in Larchmont & Mamaroneck for December 3 And here's a bonus job opening in Larchmont or Mamaroneck from Indeed.com.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Polpettina Opening in Larchmont
Order a Gin Quince Old Fashioned and while you're sipping this treat, check out the hand hewn ice block keeping it cold.
Holiday Activities, Wounded Warrior Concert and Farmers Markets
Seasonal produce and other goodies are still available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Winter Grand Market in the New Rochelle Public Library, 1 Library Plz.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Buy Groceries and Raise Money for Mamaroneck Schools
A check presented to Murray Avenue School from the A+ Bonus Bucks program from a few years ago.
The Mamaroneck Daily Voice
Larchmont's Sheldrake Nature Center Expands Winter Programming
Plummeting temperatures can dissuade anyone from spending time outside this winter, but Larchmont's Sheldrake Environment Center hopes to change that with its new programming.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Holiday Crafts, Benefit Shopping and Striking Fast-food Workers
Here is more information about the free event . The library is located at 121 Larchmont Ave. in Larchmont.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
White Plains CitizeNetReporter
Board of Legislators Bids to Increase Social Spending
The Westchester County Board of Legislators , nearing the end of its review of County Executive Robert P. Astorino's Proposed 2014 County Budget, formally approved Monday a $2.5 million increase of funding support for the Title XX child care program, as well as the restoration of two professional positions, as additions to the final spending plan.
Brush Bots, Blue Moon and Grad School Open House
Participants will be able to keep their Brush Bot at the conclusion of the program.
ReCologie ReOpens in New Rochelle
Remember Recologie ? For five years the "recycled and repurposed eco-conscious local and global fair trade products" store was on Palmer Avenue in Larchmont.