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Friday, May 22, 2015
Ten years after United Hospital closed its doors, the first images of a new vision to transform the site have been unveiled by the site's owner, affiliates of Starwood Capital Group.



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Rye Town beaches open May 22
For the 106th consecutive year, Rye Town Park's beaches will open for swimming, starting on Memorial Day weekend, which kicks off on Friday, May 22.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Makeovers for Moms
As a treat for the 25 or so women that show up every Friday to Carver Center to participate in Family Services of Westchester's Latino Connections group for local moms, the ladies got to participate in a spa day on Friday, Apr. 24.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Needy teens go on a shopping spree
P.C. organization, The Sharing Shelf, organizes day of shopping for underprivileged girls at Carver Center

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Dry weather sparks fires
Given the extremely dry weather, which even prompted Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino to ban open fires in county parks on Wednesday, May 6, it is unsurprising that the Port Chester Fire Department has been kept quite busy in recent weeks.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Village man allegedly interfered with Port Chester police officers
A Port Chester man allegedly caused problems and fought with the Port Chester police when the officers responded to complaints about a loud party on Oak Street on Sunday, May 10.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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P.C. woman allegedly drunkenly crashed her car into a utility pole
A Port Chester woman allegedly drunkenly drove into a utility pole on North Regent Street on Saturday, May 9.

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Conn. man allegedly had cocaine
Port Chester police arrested a Stamford, Conn. resident, who allegedly had cocaine, on Monday, May 11.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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People
Local pediatrician pens medical thriller
It's not too often that medical experts train themselves in a new discipline after 25 years, but local pediatrician Dr. Peter Acker has broken through by writing a suspenseful novel that combines the medical world with a literary flair. Dr. Acker has worked with Pediatric Associates in Rye Brook for nearly 28 years, but in the fall of 2014 he earned his MFA in Creative Writing from Manhattanville College.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Facts of Life
A retirement dinner honoring Frank Fanelli for his 43 years of service in the Port Chester School District will be held Fri., June 19 from 7-11 p.m. at Mulino's at Lake Isle, 600 White Plains Rd., Eastchester...

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Robert John Conway, 87, father of the Port Chester police chief, died peacefully...

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Four new restaurants, 2 renovations in the works
If you eat out on any regular basis, you are anxious to know what new eateries are coming down the pike in Port Chester and Rye Brook or even if a longtime restaurant has gotten a facelift.

Friday, May 01, 2015
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Fresh Italian food with a twist at cozy Piccolo Italian Gourmet
It didn't take long after the Italian coffee shop zeppoleme closed in January for another eatery to take its place. The bright, lovely space at 321 North Main St. reopened with a new kitchen and some cosmetic changes about a month ago as Piccolo Italian Gourmet.


Friday, April 03, 2015
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Fun with flan
After two fun tasting experiences last winter-rating chili and dumplings-and a lull in the opening of new restaurants in town, this month our staff went out in search of the perfect flan.

Friday, March 13, 2015
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Fortina is the place to be
About a year after Racanelli's Pizzeria Restaurant closed its doors without notice, Fortina is bringing a whole new vibe and renewed energy to its former space at the Rye Ridge Shopping Center.

Friday, February 06, 2015
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$91.7 million P.C. school budget goes before voters on May 19
Residents in the Port Chester School District will have to make several decisions when they head to the polls on Tuesday, May 19.


Friday, May 15, 2015
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Twelve teachers earn tenure in Port Chester School District
The Port Chester Board of Education, at the recommendation of the superintendent, awarded tenure to 12 teachers in the district at the school board meeting on Tuesday, May 5.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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$42.6 million B.B. budget goes to voters on Tuesday
Despite an uncontested school board election, voters in the Blind Brook school district still need to vote the 2015-16 budget up or down.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Blind Brook juniors and parents impacted by message of student who drove too fast
Poor judgment kills...remember Michael Blank. And remember Michael Blank they did, as the 7th annual Junior Driving Night took place on Apr. 14 at Blind Brook High School.


Friday, May 15, 2015
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Ballet des Amériques, welcome to Port Chester!
On Saturday, Apr. 25, I attended the Evening of Dance at the Ballet des Amériques in Port Chester. I have never attended a ballet and did not know what to expect.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Senator Latimer commended for supporting Job Seekers Bill
Thank you for your support of The Justice For Job Seekers Bill (A.3702/S.3415-2015). Don Bosco Workers, Inc. of Port Chester are members of the Justice for Job Seekers Coalition representing low-wage workers throughout New York State.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Beautiful People : Kelly Gordon-Minott of the Carver Center
Known affectionately by her 200 kids as Miss Kelly, Kelly Gordon-Minott is singlehandedly changing the lives of Port Chester teens. Kelly goes above and beyond her position as Carver Center Teen Center manager, and her generosity of spirit is an inspiration to us all. Here are just a few of the community service programs she runs:
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Friday, May 15, 2015
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Blind Brook baseball wins 4 of last 5 with 2 games to go before playoffs
As May unfolds, the high school baseball playoffs are upon us.

After sweeping baseball powerhouse Keio Academy last week, the baseball Trojans of Blind Brook have won four of their last five games.


Friday, May 15, 2015
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P.C. T&F Rams win 7 silver & bronze medals while finishing 4th in league championships
All that glitters is not gold when it comes to point scoring in Track & Field, silver counts, too, so does bronze and so does finishing anywhere in the first six places in a league championship meet.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Blind Brook girls' lacrosse finishes season strong
The Blind Brook girls' lacrosse team finished up its regular season on Friday, May 8, winning two out of their last three games to finish with a record of 8-7.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Blind Brook football gets new head coach
The Blind Brook varsity football team recently got a new head coach in Patsy Manganelli after the sudden departure of former head coach Tom Itri. Manganelli was the assistant head coach and offensive coordinator for the Trojans before being promoted.

Friday, May 15, 2015
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PORT CHESTER BOARD OF TRUSTEES. Courtroom, 350 North Main St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Draft agenda: 1) Public hearing on local law to facilitate restoration of the parking or standing prohibition on Westchester Avenue in the vicinity of Fire Headquarters...

Friday, May 15, 2015
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BLOOD DRIVE. Our Lady of Mercy parish, Washington Street, Port Chester. 8:45 a.m.-2:45 p.m. To donate you must be at least 18 years of age...

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Arts & Entertainment
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30TH ANNUAL OUTDOOR CRAFTS FESTIVAL. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Rain or shine. More than 80 artisans will gather together to share their unique talents and crafts at this nationally recognized event...

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Nearby Events
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WESTCHESTER COUNTY'S EARTH DAY CELEBRATION. Croton Point Park, Croton Point Avenue, Croton-on-Hudson. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Informational booths, farmers market, raffles, art show and live music and entertainment...

Friday, May 15, 2015
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Religious Services
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Sun., May 17...

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