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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Andy DiDomenico, Tappan Zee football restore their pride

... returned to Section 1 in 2008 and '09, but were overmatched. With the help of Frawley and his colleague at Port Chester, Joe Durney, Tappan Zee spurred the formation of a developmental league in 2010. It lasted just one year, but the school has ...



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Meet Julie Killian, Rye City Council Candidate

... Rye City own and run Rye Town Park, yes or no? No it belongs to Rye City and the Town of Rye, which includes Port Chester and Rye Brook. If the government entity Rye Town is dissolved and goes away, should the park fall under the ownership and ...



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Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson playing Huntsville-made guitar on tour

Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson is shown playing a Danny Davis Instruments 000 parlor-style guitar at a recent Crowes show in Port Chester, N.Y. HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Lately, when The Black Crowes' Rich Robinson performs acoustic versions of The Crowes' empyreal, now-classic track "Thorn in My Pride," he does so with a guitar made in ... (more)



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.al.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2013/10/black_crowes_guitarist_rich_ro.html

White Plains Man Convicted in Fatal Port Chester Shooting

White Plains man was convicted of first-degree manslaughter today for the fatal shooting of a Port Chester man last year.



via Port Chester Newswire http://whiteplains.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/white-plains-man-convicted-in-fatal--port-chester-shooting

White Plains man found guilty of manslaughter in 2012 Port Chester shooting

A White Plains man who shot dead a 21-year-old man in Port Chester last year was found guilty of manslaughter charges on Wednesday, but acquitted of murder charges, which could have carried life in prison.



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Glenn David Ouimette, 66, Of Port Chester

Ouimette is survived by his brother, Fred ; sons, David and Christopher ; stepsons, Derek Pellicano and Brett Pellicano; stepdaughter, Danielle Pellicano; five grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews; and extended family.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/glenn-david-ouimette-66-port-chester

'The League' Star Nick Kroll To Perform At Port Chester's Capitol Theatre

Comedian Nick Kroll will perform at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester in December.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/league-star-nick-kroll-perform-port-chesters-capitol-theatre

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Common Core supporter from Port Chester meeting is a lobbysit

During the only local public forum on the new Common Core curriculum, which drew hundreds of people to Port Chester Middle School on Monday, every one of the 70 speakers, most of whom identified themselves as parents or educators, and often both, was critical about one aspect or another of the initiative.



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Common Core cheerleader faces backlash over his day job

... the only local public forum on the new Common Core curriculum, which drew hundreds of people to the Port Chester Middle School Monday, every one of the 70 speakers, most of whom identified themselves as parents or educators, and often both, was ...



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State's Common Core Tour Has Yet To Play Big Apple

All month, state education officials have faced angry crowds from Albany to Port Chester over the roll out of the new Common Core curriculum, but they haven't come to the city, at least yet.



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.ny1.com/content/news/191313/state-s-common-core-tour-has-yet-to-play-big-apple

Meet Adele, The Port Chester Daily Voice Dog Of The Week

Former Port Chester High School teacher Lt. Colonel James S. Volk, Sr. died on Saturday, Oct. 26. He was 74.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/meet-adele-daily-voice-dog-week

Port Chester Halloween in the Park; Reid Genauer at Garcia's

... meeting to hear the Town Clerk's 2014 tentative budget and to set a date for the public hearing for a budget. Port Chester Recreation Department and TD Bank present Halloween in the park on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 5:30 p.m. with a costume parade, lead ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/5-things/p/port-chester-halloween-in-the-park-reid-genauer-at-garcias

Rye Town Park Moves Forward On New Management

... of Rye Town Park . The Rye Town Park Commission, which is made up of representatives from the Town of Rye, Port Chester, Rye Brook, the City of Rye and Mamaroneck, have contracted with BFJ Planning to help solicit bids from private organizations ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://rye.dailyvoice.com/news/rye-town-park-moves-forward-new-management

Famous Rye Native's Comedy Show at The Cap to Benefit PC Carver Center

Comedy Central is going to help raise funds for the Port Chester Carver Center this December, thanks to Rye native and famous comedian Nick Kroll.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/arts-and-entertainment/p/famous-rye-natives-comedy-show-at-the-cap-to-benefit-pc-carver-center

Port Chester's Anthony Pellegrini Picked For All-State Symphonic Band

Anthony Pellegrini, a senior at Port Chester High School, has been chosen to play baritone saxophone as a member of the New York All-State Symphonic Band.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/schools/port-chesters-anthony-pellegrini-picked-all-state-symphonic-band

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Local skywatchers prepare for partial solar eclipse Sunday

... We're going to be in the thinner part of the shadow which means we're only going to see a partial eclipse," Port Chester Middle School science teacher Charles Fulco explained to some of his students this week. Fulco expects to be on the boardwalk ...



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Stella T. Miazga, 86; Former Arnold Bakery, Unilever Employee

... Oct. 25, 2013 at Crosby Commons, Shelton, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was 86. Stella was born in Port Chester, NY on Jan. 5, 1927, daughter of the late Marcin and Magdalena Smialek Miazga. Raised in Port Chester, NY and attend Port ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/obituaries/p/stella-t-miazga-86-former-arnold-bakery-unilever-employee

Clay Art Center Honors Reena Kashyap, Founding Director

... and outreach to underserved communities throughout Westchester County. It is located at 40 Beech Street in Port Chester, and offers year round, day and evening classes and workshops for adults and children, artist studios, a gallery with changing ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/goodnews/p/clay-art-center-honors-reena-kashyap-founding-director

Port Chester To Install New Digital Parking Meters

Port Chester residents will soon be able to feed parking meters using a credit card as the village is in the process of replacing the coin-operated meters with digital ones.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/news/port-chester-install-new-digital-parking-meters

Find A Job In Port Chester

Port Chester residents will soon be able to feed parking meters using a credit card as the village is in the process of replacing the coin-operated meters with digital ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/business/find-job-port-chester-37

Port Chester Officials Fight for Accessibility at Train Station

People in wheelchairs and mothers with strollers do not have it easy at the Port Chester train station.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/politics-and-elections/p/port-chester-officials-fight-for-accessibility-at-train-station

White Plains Groups To Host Poverty Meeting Tuesday

... to the release. Representatives said similar meetings are being scheduled for Mount Vernon, Peekskill and Port Chester and the meetings will help "inform a larger 'poverty summit' that will take place in Westchester in late January 2014," according ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://whiteplains.dailyvoice.com/news/white-plains-groups-host-poverty-meeting-tuesday

Port Chester To Test New Emergency Alert System

The Village of Port Chester will be testing its newly implemented Emergency Alert System on Nov. 4 at 12:00 p.m. The test will send a phone message to all landline phones within the village and is designed to check the capacity of phone infrastructure in preparation for future emergencies.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/news/port-chester-test-new-emergency-alert-system

Port Chester-Rye Brook Library Hosts College-Admissions Workshop

The Port Chester-Rye Brook Library is hosting a special, free seminar Tuesday on navigating through the college-admissions process.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/news/port-chester-rye-brook-library-hosts-college-admissions-workshop

Common Core Curriculum Blasted at Meeting

... speaker supported the effort's rollout, though some at the packed Monday evening meeting in the auditorium at Port Chester Middle School said that they at least accepted the theory of a common core curriculum. Just not having it "forced down our ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://chappaqua.patch.com/groups/schools/p/common-core-curriculum-blasted-at-meeting-chappaqua

Monday, October 28, 2013

Common Core Concerns Are Aired Out Amid Packed House

New York Education Commissioner John King addresses criticism of the Common Core at the forum held in Port Chester Monday.



via Port Chester Newswire http://chappaqua.dailyvoice.com/schools/common-core-concerns-are-aired-out-amid-packed-house

Common Core Concerns Are Aired Out Amid Packed House

New York Education Commissioner John King addresses criticism of the Common Core at the forum held in Port Chester Monday.



via Port Chester Newswire http://mtkisco.dailyvoice.com/schools/common-core-concerns-are-aired-out-amid-packed-house

Parents, Educators Vent Against 'Chaotic' Common Core Curriculum

... speaker supported the effort's rollout, though some at the packed Monday evening meeting in the auditorium at Port Chester Middle School said that they at least accepted the theory of a common core curriculum. Just not having it "forced down our ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://pearlriver.patch.com/groups/schools/p/parents-educators-vent-against-chaotic-common-core-curriculum

State education chief gets earful on Common Core at Port Chester forum

Several hundred people packed an auditorium at Port Chester Middle School Monday in a continuation of the wave of criticism and concern about the state's new Common Core learning standards and the pace at which they've been implemented.



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Common Core Concerns Are Aired Out Amid Packed House

New York Education Commissioner John King addresses criticism of the Common Core at the forum held in Port Chester Monday.



via Port Chester Newswire http://northsalem.dailyvoice.com/schools/common-core-concerns-are-aired-out-amid-packed-house

Common Core Concerns Expressed Amid Packed House

New York Education Commissioner John King addresses criticism of the Common Core at the forum held in Port Chester Monday.



via Port Chester Newswire http://whiteplains.dailyvoice.com/schools/common-core-concerns-expressed-amid-packed-house

Westchester Parents, Educators Vent Against 'Chaotic' Common Core Curriculum

... speaker supported the effort's rollout, though some at the packed Monday evening meeting in the auditorium at Port Chester Middle School said that they at least accepted the theory of a common core curriculum. Just not having it "forced down our ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://scarsdale.patch.com/groups/schools/p/westchester-parents-educators-vent-against-chaotic-common-core-curriculum_93b64666

The Week Ahead: A Forum on Common Core Curriculum, a String Quartet...

Monday's public hearing is one of several being held around the state. Free, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Port Chester Middle School, 223 Bowman Ave. in Port Chester.



via Port Chester Newswire http://bronxville.patch.com/groups/week-ahead/p/the-week-ahead-a-forum-on-common-core-curriculum-a-string-quartet-concert-and-a-canine-halloween-party

Rye To Host Forum For Mayor, Council Candidates Wednesday

With Election Day just about a week away, the League of Women Voters of Rye, Rye Brook and Port Chester are hosting a final debate for the local candidates.



via Port Chester Newswire http://rye.dailyvoice.com/politics/rye-host-forum-mayor-council-candidates-wednesday

Phil Lesh Sits In With Anders Osborne In San Francisco

Later this week Phil Lesh kicks off a Phil Lesh & Friends Fall Tour at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY and included in his band is guitarist Anders Osborne .



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.jambase.com/Articles/119806/Phil-Lesh-Sits-In-With-Anders-Osborne-In-San-Francisco

Port Chester Native Celebrates Business Expansion

A press release from Golden Razer: Jahzeel Esquivel, a 33-year resident of Port Chester has recently expanded his barber shop of 13 years, 2 Perfection, from a 100-square-foot space on Willet Avenue to a 1,500-square-foot full service salon named Golden Razor on Main Street.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/port-chester-native-celebrates-business-expansion

Weekly Poll: Political '13

... showing that cooperative government can work. Friends of Rob Astorino is proud to support community news & The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. Corcoran was born in 1922, in San Francisco, to D. Stanley Corcoran and Jane Agnes ...



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Real Estate Designations and Certifications - Alphabet Soup Explained

... encountered in a real estate transaction. Bronxville-Ley Real Estate is proud to support community news & The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. Noam Bramson took healthcare benefits for life after just five years as a part-time ...



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Greenburgh Superintendent of Schools Will be Heard on White Plains TV Tonight 10 PM

... Lohud.com will telecast on the internet the Commissioner of Edcuation John King forum to be held at Port Chester Middle School this afternoon at 4 P.M., where parents and interested parties are expected to comment on the state controversial ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://whiteplainscnr.com/2013/10/28/greenburgh-superintendent-of-schools-will-be-heard-on-white-plains-tv-tonight-10-pm/

Police: Drunk Driver Hits Wall, Keeps Driving with Sparking Vehicle

A Port Chester Fire Chief called police when he saw a vehicle coming from Greenwich, Ct. that had heavy front end damage, deployed air bags and wheels sparking on Oct. 20 at 8:30 p.m. Port Chetser police responded to the call and found a driver, a 60-year-old Port Chester resident, who said he swerved to hit another car that was coming into his ... (more)



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Police: Port Chester Man Caught with Heroin

Port Chester police, working in conjunction with the Westchester Drug Observation Narcotics Incentive team saw a man acting suspicious on Travis and Purdy Avenue on Oct. 16 at 6:21 p.m. They found him with eight glassine envelopes of Heroin.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/police-port-chester-man-caught-with-heroin

Common Core, School Board and Manhattan String Quartet

... Learning Standards and other educational reforms will be discussed Monday, Oct. 28 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Port Chester Middle School in Westchester County. This is one of a series of forums taking place around the state. Here are the details . 2. ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://newrochelle.patch.com/groups/week-ahead/p/common-core-school-board-and-manhattan-string-quartet

Common Core, School Conversation and Manhattan String Quartet

... Learning Standards and other educational reforms will be discussed Monday, Oct. 28 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Port Chester Middle School in Westchester County. This is one of a series of forums taking place around the state. Here are the details . 2. ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://larchmont.patch.com/groups/week-ahead/p/common-core-school-conversation-and-manhattan-string-quartet

PC-RB Library Presents: Rye Brook Author Barbara Nachman

The library is located at One Haseco Avenue in Port Chester. For more information, call 914-939-6710 x110.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/around-town/p/pcrb-library-presents-rye-brook-author-barbara-nachman

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Counterfeit Bills Reported at Sara's Market

Port Chester police are looking for a man who allegedly asked a clerk at Sara's Market at 604 Main Street and for three $100 bills in exchange for 15 $20 bills on Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. Once the store submitted the cash to the bank the bank alerted police that the 20s were counterfeit.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/counterfeit-bills-reported-at-saras-market

Fire At Jewish Center Tops Mamaroneck News This Week

... It will be working with a handful of volunteers to distribute the items to the area families most in need. Port Chester shoppers will have more options for grocery products when Whole Foods opens its new store in the village Tuesday. The Capitol ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://mamaroneck.dailyvoice.com/news/fire-jewish-center-tops-mamaroneck-news-week

Whole Foods Grand Opening In Port Chester Tops News This Week

Port Chester shoppers will have more options for grocery products as Whole Foods opened its new store in the village.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/news/whole-foods-grand-opening-port-chester-tops-news-week

Toy taken from Willie Nelson's band returned in NY

... The toy critter, known to the band as Ol' Dillo, disappeared after a Sept. 19 concert at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester. Bailey says the armadillo was a treasured possession of Nelson's monitor engineer, Aaron Foye. Video shows a woman ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.dansvilleonline.com/article/20130928/NEWS/130929735/0/FRONTPAGE

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Police: Drunken Cortlandt Manor Man Nearly Runs Off-Duty Cop Off Road

A 21-year-old Cortlandt Manor man is facing a misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated after he almost ran an off-duty Rye police officer off the road, Port Chester Police said this week.



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Navigating College Admissions at the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library

On Tuesday, October 29th, 2013, 6:30pm-7:15pm, Jill Steinberg and Denise Baylis will make a presentation about navigating the college admissions process at the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/around-town/p/navigating-college-admissions-at-the-port-chesterrye-brook-public-library_17af3ebd

Pleasantville Schools Withdraw From 'Race To The Top'

... is also asking residents to attend a public forum on the Common Core being held on Monday from 4-7 p.m. at Port Chester Middle School, 113 Bowman Ave. State Education Commissioner John King and other state officials will listen to concerns on the ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://mountpleasant.dailyvoice.com/schools/pleasantville-schools-withdraw-race-top

Open Houses In Port Chester This Weekend

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. House hunting in Port Chester? There will be several open houses on the market this weekend.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/open-houses-port-chester-weekend-18

Friday, October 25, 2013

Education Commissioner Appears in Port Chester Monday to Take Comment from Parents to Be Heard

The White Plains School Superintendent informed WPCNR Friday afternoon that New York State Commissioner of Education Dr. John B. King, Jr. will appear locally Monday, Oct. 28 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Port Chester Middle School to receive public comment, his only appearance in Westchester County- the county where school districts have been wounded ... (more)



via Port Chester Newswire http://whiteplainscnr.com/2013/10/25/education-commissioner-appears-in-port-chester-monday-to-take-comment-from-the/

Port Chester Man Arrested for Felony Witness Tampering

Port Chester police arrested a local man and his son after they allegedly threatened a 27-year-old Port Chester man who had turned in the father for assault in July, Police Lt.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/port-chester-man-arrested-for-felony-witness-tampering

Port Chester 'Pink Out' to Raise Money for Breast Cancer Awareness Practiced in Stamford

... Women. The girls, ranging in age from 4 to 18, managed to raise $320 to donate. The Pink Out, brain child of Port Chester teachers and cheerleading mothers Louise Piccolino and Jenna Broems, involves special needs students attending classes at Port ...



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PCHS Tri-M Music Honor Society to Induct 13 New Members

The Port Chester High School Tri-M Music Honor Society will induct thirteen new members at its annual ceremony on Monday, October 28th, 2013, 7:00 PM, in PCHS Room 229.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/schools/p/pchs-trim-music-honor-society-to-induct-13-new-members

State Education Comissioner to Talk Common Core at PC Schools Forum

There will be a public forum with Commissioner of Education Dr. John B. King Jr. on Monday, October 28, 2013, from 4-7 p.m. in the Port Chester Middle School auditorium.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/schools/p/state-education-comissioner-to-talk-common-core-at-pc-schools-forum

State Education Department Schedules Common Core Forums

... ific sites and times to be determined. Check for updates on the NYSED site here . Oct. 28 - Westchester County: Port Chester Middle School, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., 223 Bowman Ave., Port Chester.



via Port Chester Newswire http://bronxville.patch.com/groups/schools/p/state-education-department-schedules-common-core-forums_f8271b9a

Clarkstown's Curriculum Director Explains State Assessment Results

... participate in a community forum to discuss Common Core Learning Standards and other educational reforms at Port Chester Middle School in Westchester County from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. New York State Regent Harry Philips and Assemblyman Steve Otis will ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://newcity.patch.com/groups/schools/p/clarkstowns-curriculum-director-explains-state-assessment-results

Pleasantville Schools Withdraw from Race to the Top

... of Education Dr. John B. King, Jr. will be taking part a forum about Common Core and related topics at Port Chester Middle School. Pleasantville UFSD is encouraging residents to attend and take part in the public comment portion of the forum. "The ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://pleasantville.patch.com/groups/schools/p/pleasantville-schools-withdraws-from-race-to-the-top

Cover Alert | Black Crowes And Guests Tackle The Band

JamBase favorites The Black Crowes recently completed a four-night stand at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY that saw them welcome a number of special guests, debut plenty of covers and dust off a batch of rarities.



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.jambase.com/Articles/119791/Cover-Alert-Black-Crowes-And-Guests-Tackle-The-Band

Rye Brook Floats Idea Of Creating A Dog Park

... well, you want to make sure the feces are picked up, because some people don't always do that." Neighboring Port Chester is also in the process of creating a dog park . That park will be in Abendroth Park, and a group of residents is currently ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/news/rye-brook-floats-idea-creating-dog-park

Thursday, October 24, 2013

From bullied to bravery: One girl's story

... and said she didn't care. For Ally, bullying started when she was in the second grade at King Street School in Port Chester. She had gained 60 pounds, she said, because of the medication she was taking for Hashimoto's thyroiditis and Graves' ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.wausaudailyherald.com/usatoday/article/3184789

From bullied to bravery: One girl's story

... and said she didn't care. For Ally, bullying started when she was in the second grade at King Street School in Port Chester. She had gained 60 pounds, she said, because of the medication she was taking for Hashimoto's thyroiditis and Graves' ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.theleafchronicle.com/usatoday/article/3184789

From bullied to bravery: One girl's story

... and said she didn't care. For Ally, bullying started when she was in the second grade at King Street School in Port Chester. She had gained 60 pounds, she said, because of the medication she was taking for Hashimoto's thyroiditis and Graves' ...



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Common Core forum set Monday in Port Chester

Profiles in health care: Young, healthy artist weighs insurance options

... state's health plan marketplace. Status: Geibel, an installation artist and fellow at the Clay Art Center in Port Chester, lives in White Plains and makes less than $25,000 a year. "My folks are definitely concerned about the health-insurance issue ...



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Port Chester Clay Art Center To Present 'A Pretty Mess'

Clay Art Center in Port Chester is hosting a new exhibit known as "A Pretty Mess: Kurt Anderson and Kathy King" starting Friday, Oct. 25. The center, at 40 Beech Street in Port Chester, is running the exhibit through Nov. 30 with an opening reception set for 6 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 27, according to a news release.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/events/port-chester-clay-art-center-present-pretty-mess

Local Halloween Events; Bar Method Rally for the Cure; Dry Goods Grand Opening; Stella Blues at RGC

... Blues and Chris Berardo and the DesBerardo's at the Whitby Castle Halloween party on Oct. 26. Details here . Port Chester's Haunted Halls opens on Oct. 24 and runs throught the 26th from 6 to 10 p.m . Details here . The Osborn School's Halloween ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/weekend-planner/p/local-halloween-events-bar-method-rally-for-the-cure-dry-goods-grand-opening-stella-blues-at-rgc

Clay Art Center Presents 'A Pretty Mess: Kurt Anderson and Kathy King'

... children, studio spaces for clay artists and outreach programs in the community. It is located in the heart of Port Chester at 40 Beech Street, Port Chester, NY 10573. Gallery and SHOP hours are Monday through Saturday, 10am-4pm or by appointment. ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://rye.patch.com/groups/arts-and-entertainment/p/clay-art-center-presents-a-pretty-mess-kurt-anderson-and-kathy-king

Boys soccer seedings: Bobcats, Broncos get No. 1 seeds

... is seeded No. 1 for the sixth time in the last seven years. The Bobcats lost in last year's section final to Port Chester in overtime, but the Rams have moved up to Class AA this season, where they are seeded 11th. Bronxville is the top seed in ...



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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Port Chester Whole Foods Opens Tuesday with Healthy Discounts, Tastings and Treats

The sounds of hundreds of Whole Foods Market employees cheering during a "team member" rally competed with the final sounds of construction at the company's 365th location in Port Chester during a press tour last Friday.



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The Rascals: Once Upon a Dream to Return to Broadway For More Good Lovin' in December

... Event Center in Atlantic City on November 29. Once Upon a Time originally premiered at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY, in December 2012 before opening at Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre on April 16. The Rascals is comprised of singer ...



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Recap from the Mount Kisco Village Board October 21st, 2013 Meeting

... to seniors. Volunteers receive monthly training. The services are offered in Mount Kisco, Greenburg, Shrub Oak, Port Chester and several other communitees. Please contact Beth Casso at bcasso@medicarerights,org or leave a message at (914) 231-3260. ...



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Pace University Celebrates 50th Anniversary, Breaks Ground On Master Plan

... and chief administrative officer at Pace, said. Pace University is proud to be a content partner with The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. SOUTH CAROLINA. - Joseph William Jacobs, Sr., of South Carolina formerly of Port Chester, ...



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'Janis' returns to The Cap

Before she set foot in The Capitol Theatre, Mary Bridget Davies could feel the history of Port Chester's storied rock 'n' roll hall.



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More Guests And Cover Debuts At Black Crowes Cap Finale

The Black Crowes concluded a four-show run of acoustic shows at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY last night with even more cover debuts and some help from their friends.



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Joseph William Jacobs, Sr., Former Port Chester Resident

Jacobs was born Dec. 17, 1942, in Hornell, N.Y., son of Harry and Mary Jacobs. He was a member of the Port Chester Police Department for 36 years and retired as a lieutenant.



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Pop/Rock Singer Charlie Scopoletti Sets 11/6 Headlining Show At The Ridgefield Playhouse

... received a broad range of press support in advance of his March 2013 Benefit concert at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY. From a lengthy cover story in the major daily Journal-News to a television interview/performance segment on WTNH's ...



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Impulsive Penny Stocks - Allied Irish Banks PLC (ADR)(OTCMKTS:AIBYY), ...

... ATM cards, consumer loans, and residential and commercial loans. U.S.A Bank was founded in 2005 and is based in Port Chester, New York. For How Long USBK will Fight for Profitability? Read This Trend Analysis report Patriot Coal Corporation( ...



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Hot Stocks to Track - Stellar Biotech Inc (Otcmkts:Sbotf), Usa Bank...

... ATM cards, consumer loans, and residential and commercial loans. U.S.A Bank was founded in 2005 and is based in Port Chester, New York. What was the Moving Force behind USBK On Bullish Run? Read This Research Report Deutsche Telekom AG (ADR) ( ...



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Penny Stock Buzzers - Stellar Biotech Inc (Otcmkts:Sbotf), Usa Bank...

... ATM cards, consumer loans, and residential and commercial loans. U.S.A Bank was founded in 2005 and is based in Port Chester, New York. For How Long USBK will fight for Profitability? Read This Trend Analysis report Deutsche Telekom AG (ADR) ( ...



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Traders Recap - Usa Bank (Ny)(Otcmkts:Usbk),inZangHuang Tibet...

... ATM cards, consumer loans, and residential and commercial loans. U.S.A Bank was founded in 2005 and is based in Port Chester, New York. For How Long USBK will Fight for Profitability? Read This Trend Analysis report inZangHuang Tibet ...



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Whole Foods Opens Port Chester Mega Store

Hundreds of locals lined up for Whole Foods Market's Port Chester grand opening Tuesday morning, eager to take advantage of the deals and to check out the new store.



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Pace University Dance Marathon To Benefit Maria Fareri Children's Hospital

... year WHUD listeners donated $150,000 over two days. Pace University is proud to be a content partner with The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Looking to adopt a pet? Meet Waldo, The Daily Voice's ...



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Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Profiles in health care: Young, healthy artist weighs insurance options

... state's health plan marketplace. Status: Geibel, an installation artist and fellow at the Clay Art Center in Port Chester, lives in White Plains and makes less than $25,000 a year. "My folks are definitely concerned about the health-insurance issue ...



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Patch User Spotlight: Drug Take-Back; Pork Soup; Monster Mash; Kid-Friendly Fall Fun

... Day. Looking for ideas to keep the kids busy this fall? Read all the fun, autumn ideas in Kids Time Blog on Port Chester Patch and learn how to Make Your Own Harvest Traditions. And, more Halloween fun for the whole family. Check out Connecticut - ...



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Real Goods Solar may pay more for Mercury

Real Goods Solar Inc.'s plan to acquire Mercury Energy Inc. in Port Chester, New York, has risen in value to more than $20 million, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission document filed Monday.



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Morning Alert - Alkaline Water Company Inc(OTCBB:WTER), Whirlpool...

... ATM cards, consumer loans, and residential and commercial loans. U.S.A Bank was founded in 2005 and is based in Port Chester, New York. Why Should Investors Buy USBK After The Recent Gain? Just Go Here and Find Out About King Penny Stocks King Penny ...



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Black Crowes Offer More Cover Debuts And Guests At Cap

The Black Crowes continue to let it all hang out at a run of four acoustic performances at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY.



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Soup to nuts 365 Everyday Value product giveaways, today, mark Whole Foods Market's 365th store

Today, to celebrate the opening of its 365th store in Port Chester, New York, Whole Foods Market is giving away thousands of products from its award-winning 365 Everyday Value store brand line.



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Whole Foods Market's Store Brand Giveaways

Today, to celebrate the opening of its 365th store in Port Chester, New York, Whole Foods Market is giving away thousands of products from its award-winning 365 Everyday Value store brand line.



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Hundreds Fill Whole Foods for Grand Opening

Hundreds of locals lined up for Whole Foods Market's Port Chester grand opening this morning, eager to take advantage of the deals and to check out the new store.



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Free jar of Organic Peanut Butter with $10 purchase today only Whole Foods Mountain Brook

Our 365th store opens TODAY in Port Chester, NY! To celebrate this milestone we're giving away 365 brand Organic Creamy Peanut Butter---come and get it!



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Penny Stocks on Trader's Radar - Usa Bank (Ny) (Otcmkts:Usbk),...

... ATM cards, consumer loans, and residential and commercial loans. U.S.A Bank was founded in 2005 and is based in Port Chester, New York. What was the Moving Force behind USBK On Bullish Run? Read This Research Report Growlife Inc( OTCBB:PHOT ), at ...



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USPS Hosting Port Chester Grow Your Business Seminar

From the United States Postal Service: To support the Port Chester business community and bolster the local economy, postal officials are hosting a free Grow Your Business Day seminar 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22 at the Port Chester Post Office at 245 Westchester Avenue.



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Candidates Forum, Mixed Media and Whole Foods

... for mostly cloudy skies with a 30 percent chance of rain after 3 a.m. The low will be around 46. 4. ICYMI: Port Chester's Whole Foods opens Tuesday. Read about it here . 5. Tides: Tuesday-low, 8:02 a.m.; high, 2:04 p.m.; low, 9:11 p.m.; ...



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The Mariner Celebrates One Year in Port Chester

The Mariner, Port Chester's new waterfront residential building with LEED Silver Certification, has just reached its one-year anniversary.



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Whole Foods Opens; MTA New Haven Line Credits Available; Rye Board of Education Meeting

... Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership. Paul Mulligan from Port Chester, serving with the Company C, 101st Signal Battalion is promoted to the rank of Major. Army National Guard promotions are based on ...



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Port Chester Students To Be Inducted Into Music Honor Society

The Port Chester High School "Modern Music Masters" Music Honor Society will induct thirteen new members at its annual ceremony on Monday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. The thirteen student inductees are: Maria I. Barragan, Maria V. Barragan, Brittany Bunjaporte, Sonia Chandy, Marysol Chu, Alfred DiLeo, Nicole Frranceschini, Emma Manos, Elizabeth Montemurro, ... (more)



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Joseph William Jacobs, 70, Former Port Chester Police Officer

Former Port Chester Police Officer Joseph William Jacobs, Sr. passed away at Yale New Haven Hospital on Friday, Oct. 18. He was 70 years old.



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Candidates Forum, Transportation and Whole Foods

... for mostly cloudy skies with a 30 percent chance of rain after 3 a.m. The low will be around 46. 4. ICYMI: Port Chester's Whole Foods opens Tuesday. Read about it here . 5. Tides: Tuesday-low, 8:02 a.m.; high, 2:04 p.m.; low, 9:11 p.m.; ...



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Rye YMCA Wins $60,000 Grant From Westchester Community Foundation

The grant will allow for the expansion of work in Port Chester and Mamaroneck "around chronic disease prevention," according to a news release.



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"Mercury Solar Systems, Inc. - Alternative Energy - Deals and...

... including Sunpower, Evergreen Solar and SMA Technologie AG. Mercury Solar Systems is headquartered at Port Chester, New York, the US. Full Report Details at - .. Mercury Solar Systems, ...



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Volleyball: Blind Brook finishes regular season undefeated; more results

... schedule. The official seeds for all five classes will be released Wednesday morning. Best of the rest: Port Chester's Katherine Wojton recorded a triple-double of 22 kills, 10 digs and 10 blocks in a 27-29, 25-23, 17-25, 25-22, 25-18 win against ...



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Monday, October 21, 2013

Weekly Poll: Political '13

... showing that cooperative government can work. Friends of Rob Astorino is proud to support community news & The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- A cold front moving through the area will finally give ...



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Port Chester Police: Norwalk Man Arrested for Oxycodone

Port Chester police watched a suspicious interaction and then arrested a Norwalk, Ct. man for drug possession on Oct. 11 at 8:41 p.m., police said.



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Rye Garnets Win; Halloween; Whole Foods Opens; Dry Goods Grand Opeining

... host a grand opening on Thursday, Oct. 24 at from 6 to 9 p.m. featuring dinks and snacks. Whole Foods Market Port Chester will open on Tuesday, Oct. 22 in the Kohl's shopping center. The store will celebrate its opening as the 365th Whole Foods ...



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Port Chester Post Office To Host Business Seminar Tuesday

The two-hour seminar begins at 2 p.m. at the Port Chester Post Office at 245 Westchester Ave. in Port Chester, according to a news release.



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Sunday, October 20, 2013

$60K Grant to Help Rye Y Expand Chronic Disease Prevention Work

Rye YMCA Executive Director Gregg Howells announced today that the Y will receive a $60,000 two-year grant from the Westchester Community Foundation to expand its work in Port Chester and Mamaroneck around chronic disease prevention.



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Black Crowes Offer Rarities, Covers And Guests At The Cap

The Black Crowes are currently in the midst of a four-show run of acoustic performances at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY.



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Port Chester Police Investigation in Costco Carjacking Tops News This Week

Port Chester police officers were investigating a "possible carjacking" that took place Monday afternoon in the parking lot of Costco, located at 1 Westchester Avenue , police said.



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Saturday, October 19, 2013

Police: Man Arrested for Brandishing a Knife at Coach Diner

Police arrested a Port Chester man who allegedly menaced a Stamford man with a knife at the Coach Diner on Oct. 11 at 5:21 a.m. The Stamford man said he did not know the man with the knife or two others who he told police menaced him inside the diner.



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Police: Man Arrested for Hitting Girlfriend with Broken Bottle

Police arrested Alberto Romero-Zepeda, a 20-year-old Port Chester man, for allegedly punching his girlfriend in the mouth with a closed fist and striking her with a broken bottle causing cut and pain to her left wrist.



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Obituary: Carol Bernarducci,62

Carol was born April 20, 1951 in Port Chester, NY. Predeceased by her father, Anthony J. Roscia, she is survived by her mother, Dorothy Lundelius of Mesa, Arizona; her 23 year partner, Lou Madera; sisters, Lynda Roscia of Connecticut and Diane Roscia Romeo of California; nieces, Keri Isaac, Hayley May, Danielle Romeo and Lynzi Landwehr; nephew, ... (more)



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Port Chester-Rye Brook Library Hosts Bullying Workshop

... make other students at school feel badly about themselves. In an effort to combat this growing concern, the Port Chester-Rye Brook Library will host a program on the topic Wednesday, Oct. 21. The free program is at 7 p.m. at the library, 1 Haseco ...



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Port Chester To Host Halloween In The Park

The Port Chester Recreation Department and TD Bank will present Halloween in the Park starting at 5:30 p.m. at Lyon Park, according to a notice.



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Pace University Hosts Discussion On Women's Leadership

... and Campus Activities at Pace in Pleasantville. Pace University is proud to be a content partner with The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. PORT CHESTER, N.Y. House hunting in Port Chester? There will be several open houses on the ...



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Open Houses In Port Chester This Weekend

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. House hunting in Port Chester? There will be several open houses on the market this weekend.



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Eastchester slips past Edgemont, 1-0

... scored two goals in a 4-1 win at Pleasantville. ... Keio's Kensuke Hirai scored a hat trick in a 5-1 win at Port Chester. ... Hamilton's Capy Charles had two goals and an assist in a 3-1 win against visiting Nanuet. ... Irvington's David Silvestre ...



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Friday, October 18, 2013

Phil Lesh And Friends To Weave Themes Into Fall Tour Shows

In less than two weeks Phil Lesh & Friends will kick off a 12-show fall tour at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY that also visits the Best Buy Theater in NYC and Philadelphia's Tower Theater.



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Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch: State to announce 16 Common Core forums

... in New York last year. King's critics have shown no signs of slowing down; This week, two state lawmakers and a Port Chester-based group opposed to excessive testing called on him to resign . "I think that it's really time to tamp down the rhetoric ...



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Actors Discuss Caregiving Challenges At Upcoming Conference

... safety network." Barbara Bodnar, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage is proud to support community news & The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more.



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Bridgeport killer gets 35 years; victim's kin weep

... affidavit states. Following the crime Cash fled the area and was later arrested at a homeless shelter in Port Chester, N.Y. [...] his plea failed to sway Superior Court Judge Robert Devlin who imposed the plea bargain sentence of 35 years in prison ...



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Former Mamaroneck Resident Bernarducci Dies at 62

... 62, passed away on June 25, 2013 in Phoenix, AZ, after a short illness. Carol was born April 20, 1951 in Port Chester. Predeceased by her father, Anthony J. Roscia, she is survived by her mother, Dorothy Lundelius of Mesa, Arizona; her 23-year ...



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White Plains Candidates Debate Flooding, Taxes And HUD

... housing at a forum held Thursday night in Harrison. Hosted by the League of Women Voters of Rye, Rye Brook and Port Chester, and the League of Women Voters of Harrison, the forum featured candidates from County Districts 5, 6 and 7. Six candidates ...



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Port Chester Principals Talk Bullying In Their Schools

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. Port Chester Schools Superintendent Edward Kliszus sat down with the principals from throughout the district to film a video to discuss ongoing anti-bullying efforts at each school.



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Thursday, October 17, 2013

Carol Bernarducci, 62, Former Mamaroneck Resident

... 2013 in Phoenix after a short illness. She formerly lived in Mamaroneck. Bernraducci was born April 20, 1951 in Port Chester. Carol grew up in Mamaroneck and attended Rye Neck High School. Prior to moving to Arizona in 2005, her candle business put ...



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Common Core: Parents in Ossining, Port Chester Pursue Ouster of NYS Schools Chief

... parents and citizens of New York." Another new group called Stop Common Core in New York, formed in April by a Port Chester couple, also called on Monday for King's resignation. Glen Dalgleish and Yvonne Gasperino, parents of two children, only ...



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Police: Husband Arrested for Felony Burglary and Contempt of Court

A 33-year-old Port Chester man was arrested after he allegedly destroyed items in his estranged wife's home and stole her television on Sept.



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Halloween in the Park; Window Painting; Fall Fest; Homecoming Weekend for Garnets and Trojans

... a family is Free with a new Family Annual Membership to the Friends of Edith Read Wildlife Sanctuary ($50) The Port Chester Dog Park group is holding a fundraiser at Garcia's from 5 p.m. until closing. The night will feature live music, Capitol ...



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Port Chester Looks To Extend Amnesty Program Until 2014

The amnesty program was enacted to provide relief to homeowners who had bought homes that were in violation of building codes.



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Tag Sales In And Around Rye

The Port Chester/Rye NAACP fifth annual Freedom Fund Luncheon will feature civil rights litigator and advocate Judith Brown-Dianis as the keynote speaker.



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Port Chester/Rye NAACP To Host Annual Freedom Fund Luncheon

The Port Chester/Rye NAACP fifth annual Freedom Fund Luncheon will feature civil rights litigator and advocate Judith Brown-Dianis as the keynote speaker.



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Port Chester Middle School To Host Haunted Halls Oct. 24

... to feature professional actors and make-up artists from Pennywise Productions (an educational program of the Port Chester Council for the Arts) to assist and advise the PTA, according to the release. Technical director Zach Dore will supervise the ...



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Wednesday, October 16, 2013

White Plains Man Arrested for Xanax

Port Chester police arrested a 21-year-old White Plains man for criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor, after he tried to hide two Xanax pills in his mouth while talking to police, Police Lt.



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Port Chester Police Seeking License Plate Thieves

Port Chester police are seeking information on two men believed to be stealing license plates off vehicles around town, Police Lt.



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Common Core: Parents in Ossining, Port Chester pursue ouster of NY's schools chief

... parents and citizens of New York." Another new group called Stop Common Core in New York, formed in April by a Port Chester couple, also called on Monday for King's resignation. Glen Dalgleish and Yvonne Gasperino, parents of two children, only ...



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Men's Soccer Falls In Close Contest With Quinnipiac, 1-0

... best to get on the board throughout the contest as they registered three shots on goal by Senior Gerry Ceja (Port Chester, NY), sophomore Steven Arraiano (Putnam Valley, NY), and freshman Dylan MacVane (Middlegrove, NY). Marist also registered two ...



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The Rascals are back

... "Good Lovin,' " "Groovin' " and "A Beautiful Morning." The show debuted in late 2012 at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, N.Y., followed with a nice run on Broadway and then hit the road for dates across North America. The show comes to the ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.mercurynews.com/music/ci_24241621/rascals-are-back?source=rss

Pace Hosts Panel On Advances In Telehealth Oct. 17

... Room, 861 Bedford Road, Entrance 3, in Pleasantville. Pace University is proud to be a content partner with The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. Following an alleged incident between rival newspapers in Northern ...



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NYS Education Commissioner Visits Port Chester Schools

New York State Education Commissioner Dr. John B. King, Jr. paid a visit to Port Chester's John F. Kennedy Elementary School on Thursday, Oct. 10. While there, King asked teachers to share their feelings on a variety of topics, including students ability to master the new Common Core curriculum and the challenge facing bilingual teachers face in ... (more)



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Men's Soccer Falls In Close Contest With Quinnipiac, 1-0

... best to get on the board throughout the contest as they registered three shots on goal by Senior Gerry Ceja (Port Chester, NY), sophomore Steven Arraiano (Putnam Valley, NY), and freshman Dylan MacVane (Middlegrove, NY). Marist also registered two ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.goredfoxes.com//ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=27700&ATCLID=209285283

Driver Reportedly Flees After Hitting Parked Cars

A driver who allegedly hit as many as eight cars in a Haseco Avenue parking lot on early Wednesday morning is being sought by Port Chester police, according to LoHud.com.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/driver-reportedly-flees-after-hitting-parked-cars

Lifelong Port Chester Resident John R. Cotte Dies at 79

John R. Cotte, 79, a lifelong resident of Port Chester died October 12, 2013. His family was EVERYTHING to him, and he is ours-and that will forever be in our hearts.



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Guide to Open Houses in Rye, Rye Brook, Port Chester

Few things in life offer more excitement wrapped in fear than hunting for a new house. To help, we'll use this space to bring you the most updated list of open houses nearby.



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Complete Last Waltz | Russo, Benevento, Cline And More

Back in August we reported on the Complete Last Waltz coming to The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY this November.



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Men's Soccer Travels To Quinnipiac Seeking Second Consecutive MAAC Win

... first conference victory this season over Saint Peter's. Marist defeated the Peacocks, 2-1. Senior Gerry Ceja (Port Chester, N.Y.) and Myles Ashong (Pleasant Valley, N.Y.) netted one goal each for the Red Foxes in the win. Goalkeeper Anthony ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.goredfoxes.com//ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=27700&ATCLID=209284181

Driver hits parked cars in Port Chester, flees

A motorist who struck seven or eight parked cars in Port Chester early Wednesday and fled is being sought, police said.



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Riverboat Might Become Live Music Spot In Port Chester

The owner of a historic riverboat is looking to turn it into a permanent venue in Port Chester for live entertainment and food.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/business/riverboat-might-become-live-music-spot-port-chester

Reflections at Garcia's; Otis Hosts Business Forum; Fog Today

... $7 cover. Plan to stop by Garcia's at The Capitol Theatre on Thursday, Oct. 17 to help raise money for the Port Chester Dog Park. Buying just one beer will help the PC Dog Park group build the park in Abendroth Park. There will be live music and ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://rye.patch.com/groups/5-things/p/reflections-otis-hosts-business-forum-fog-today

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Seven Non-CMJ Shows to Catch This Week

... With Sunny Sweeney. The Black Crowes Capitol Theater ; 10/18 at 8 p.m.; 149 Westchester Ave., nr. Pearl St., Port Chester; 914-937-4126 This year the Southern rock 'n rollers-who in 2010 were inducted into the Georgia Hall of Fame-released a live ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://nymag.com/nightlife/barbuzz/87099/

Patch User Spotlight: Allergy-Safe Halloween Treats; Car Wash Fundraiser; Anti-Bullying Month

... Get information on anti-bullying month, in "October is Anti-Bullying Month in our Schools," a blog post by the Port Chester School District on Port Chester Patch today. Take a look at Renee Daley's Blog , all about local real estate, on Fairfield ...



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Garcia's to Host Port Chester Dog Park Benefit

Garcia's at The Capitol Theatre is hosting a benefit this Thursday to raise money for the Port Chester Dog Park group.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/giving/p/garcias-to-host-port-chester-dog-park-benefit

Weekly Poll: Political '13

... showing that cooperative government can work. Friends of Rob Astorino is proud to support community news & The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. Mildred Wachtel Balk, a former resident of White Plains, died on ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/politics/weekly-poll-political-13-1

Whole Foods to Open Port Chester Store Next Week

... of the day's net sales to The Carver Center, the community organization announced on Facebook this week. The Port Chester store will be the third in Westchester County and the 365th store for the company, also has a store in Greenwich. Whole Foods ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/whole-foods-to-open-port-chester-store-next-week

Fall Fest Oct. 19; Rye Town Meetings; Boy Scouts Court of Honor

... there have been more than sixty scouts that have achieved this honor. From the PCHS Band: The students of the Port Chester High School Band will be selling fruit in your neighborhood through November 12th. Our annual Fruit Sale is a major fundraiser ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://rye.patch.com/groups/5-things/p/fall-fest-oct-19-rye-town-meetings-boy-scouts-court-of-honor

White Plains' Church Street School To Host Community Fair

... Plains, according to a press release. Organizations scheduled to attend include Be Green Kids Consignments Port Chester Carver Center, Blyethdale Children's Hospital State Farm Insurance, Cancer Support Team United Healthcare, Catholic Charities ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://whiteplains.dailyvoice.com/events/white-plains-church-street-school-host-community-fair

Port Chester HS Booster Club Seeks Vendors for Holiday Boutique

The event will take place on Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Port Chester Middle School gym.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/schools/port-chester-hs-booster-club-seeks-vendors-holiday-boutique

Pace Hosts Job Search Boot Camp Nov. 12

... information and to RSVP, contact: careers@pace.edu . Pace University is proud to be a content partner with The Port Chester Daily Voice. Contact us to learn more. HARRISON, N.Y. -- Several Westchester County League of Women Voters groups are hosting ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-hosts-job-search-boot-camp-nov-12

League of Women Voters Hosts Westchester Legislator Debate

... Building, 210 Halstead Ave., Harrison. It is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Rye, Rye Brook and Port Chester and the League of Women Voters of Harrison. District 5 candidates Benjamin Boykin and Miriam Levitt Flisser. District 5 ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://mamaroneck.dailyvoice.com/politics/league-women-voters-hosts-westchester-legislator-debate

Monday, October 14, 2013

Common Core meetings canceled

... the decency to listen to our concerns and defend his decisions publicly," she said. Glen Dalgleish, 50, of Port Chester, Westchester County, said he went to the meeting at Spackenkill because he and his wife have been working on a grass-roots ...



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Education Commish Cancels Town Halls Including Williamsville Event

... after five speakers presented, leaving at least 75 who were denied the chance to speak." Glen Dalgleish, 50, of Port Chester, Westchester County, said he went to the meeting at Spackenkill because he and his wife have been working on a grass-roots ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.wgrz.com/rss/article/229343/37/Education-Commish-Cancels-Town-Halls-Including-Williamsville-Event

Port Chester Police Investigate Costco Carjacking

Port Chester police officers were investigating a "possible carjacking" that took place Monday afternoon in the parking lot of Costco, located at 1 Westchester Avenue, police said.



via Port Chester Newswire http://harrison.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/port-chester-police-investigate-costco-carjacking

Obituary: J. Garry Mitchell, Former Volunteer Fire Chief

... in Southbury. He was the husband of the late Shirley (Weed) Mitchell. Mr. Mitchell was born Aug. 12, 1928, in Port Chester, NY, son of the late Joseph G. and Alice (Morseheimer) Mitchell Sr. He was a life long resident of Woodbury. He began his ...



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Port Chester Police Investigate Costco Carjacking

Port Chester police officers were investigating a "possible carjacking" that took place Monday afternoon in the parking lot of Costco, located at 1 Westchester Ave., police said.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/port-chester-police-investigate-costco-carjacking

John R. Cotte, 79, Lifelong Port Chester Resident

Cotte was born Sept. 30, 1934, in Port Chester, to Raphael and Caroline Zirpolo Cotte.



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William E. James, 63, Native Of Port Chester

James was the son of William and Lucille James. He was raised in Port Chester and served in the U.S. Navy.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/william-e-james-63-somers-navy-veteran-businessman

Port Chester Whole Foods to Open Oct. 22

... even full Thanksgiving or Hanukkah dinners, and much more. Whole Foods Market has announced it will open its Port Chester location on Oct. 22. Whole Foods has been renovating the former A&P location at 575 Boston Post Road for the last several ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://larchmont.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/port-chester-whole-foods-to-open-oct-22-larchmont

Education Cmsr. Cancels Town Hall Meetings; Including Williamsville Event

... after five speakers presented, leaving at least 75 who were denied the chance to speak." Glen Dalgleish, 50, of Port Chester, Westchester County, said he went to the meeting at Spackenkill because he and his wife have been working on a grass-roots ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.wgrz.com/rss/article/229343/37/Education-Cmsr-Cancels-Town-Hall-Meetings-Including-Williamsville-Event

Ticket Window

... this week. Lappy will give away a pair of tickets for the Monday October 21st show at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester New York. Be the ninth caller at 203-882-WPLR and win! The Black Crowes Acoustic The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester New York ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.wplr.com/home/2013/10/14/lappys-ticket-window-the-black-crowes

Mount Pleasant, Turn In Your Unwanted Prescription Drugs

... Eastchester , Greenburgh, Lewisboro, Mount Pleasant, Mount Vernon, Ossining Village, Peekskill, Pleasantville, Port Chester, Pound Ridge, Rye Brook, Rye City, Scarsdale, Somers, Tarrytown, White Plains and Yorktown. Residents may dispose of their ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://mountpleasant.dailyvoice.com/news/westchester-police-departments-now-accepting-unwanted-prescription-drugs

Port Chester-Rye Brook Library To Host Health Classes For Kids

... exercise, begin Tuesday and continue through late-November, according to a press release from the library. The Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library is partnering with Open Door Family Medical Center to provide the programs, according to a release. ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/events/port-chester-rye-brook-library-host-health-classes-kids

What's Open/Closed For Columbus Day In Port Chester

Monday is Columbus Day, a federal holiday. Here's a look at some places that will be open or closed on Columbus Day in Port Chester.



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Ossining, Turn In Your Unwanted Prescription Drugs

... Eastchester , Greenburgh, Lewisboro, Mount Pleasant, Mount Vernon, Ossining Village, Peekskill, Pleasantville, Port Chester, Pound Ridge, Rye Brook, Rye City, Scarsdale, Somers, Tarrytown, White Plains and Yorktown. Residents may dispose of their ...



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Sunday, October 13, 2013

Rye, Port Chester Restaurants Help Raise Money for Food Bank of Westchester

The Food Bank of Westchester is hosting "En Evening in Good Taste to End Childhood Hunger," with the help of dozens of restaurants including local spots The Tarry Lodge, Longford's Ice Cream and The Atrium at Doral Arrowwood.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/giving/p/rye-port-chester-restaurants-help-raise-money-for-food-bank-of-westchester

Police: Asked for license, intoxicated Clay driver hands over ticket...

... charged with aggravated DWI and DWI. His Blood Alcohol Content was above .18, according to Sgt. Steve Barber of Port Chester police. The accident happened Oct. 5 around 11:40 p.m. in the village of Port Chester at the intersection of Waterfront ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.syracuse.com/news/index.ssf/2013/10/police_asked_for_license_intoxicated_clay_driver_hands_over_ticket_stub_for_grat.html

Killing Of Pit Bull Tops This Week's Port Chester News

Police in Port Chester reportedly shot and killed a pit bull Monday, Oct. 7 after the dog mauled his owner and the owner's 71-year-old mother, according to a report from The Journal News.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/news/killing-pit-bull-tops-weeks-port-chester-news

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Carpiniello: Peekskill native Steve Herbst helps drive NASCAR's TV riches

... reach the Westchester County Center and beat Hen Hud in the 1984 sectional semifinals, before losing to Port Chester 65-63 in the championship game. But none of that could have prepared him for this, as NASCAR continues its Sprint Cup playoffs. "I ...



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Ceja, Ashong Lead Marist To 2-1 Victory Over Saint Peter's

... N.Y. The Marist men's soccer team defeated Saint Peter's on Saturday night, 2-1. Senior Gerry Ceja (Port Chester, N.Y.) and junior Myles Ashong (Pleasant Valley, N.Y.) scored one goal each for the Red Foxes. Marist moves to 1-2 in Metro Atlantic ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.goredfoxes.com//ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=27700&ATCLID=209282143

Assemblyman Abinanti Earns High Grades for Environmental Record

... State Senate Minority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins , D-Yonkers, scored a 77 and state Sen. George Latimer, D-Port Chester, earned a 68. The state Senate Democratic Conference had an average score of 74, while the Republican Conference had an ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://pleasantville.patch.com/groups/politics-and-elections/p/local-state-lawmakers-earn-high-grades-for-environmental-record-pleasantville

Readers weigh in with their choices for exec

... heartless to say we cannot afford some things; those are the choices made by a mature person. ..." - Denis from Port Chester ✓ BRAMSON: "Noam Bramson is a leader who has endured a changing economy in a complex, diverse and wholesome city ...



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Art imitates life for Scarsdale cantor Mia Fram Davidson

... born, but it was up there,'' says Davidson, who spent three days in May filming scenes at Congregation KTI in Port Chester and Oakland Cemetery in Yonkers. Initially, the experience felt surreal -- until she found herself sitting next to Jane Fonda ...



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Open Houses In Port Chester This Weekend

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. House hunting in Port Chester? There will be several open houses on the market this weekend.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/open-houses-port-chester-weekend-16

Pace University A Pilot Participant In New Internship Matching Program

... White Plains. "Every opportunity is a stepping stone," he said. "My internship experience has been incredible." PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Greg Werlinich of Rye Brook was recently named to the Food Bank for Westchester's board of directors.



via Port Chester Newswire http://rye.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-pilot-participant-new-internship-matching-program-0

Friday, October 11, 2013

NY State Education Commissioner's Visit to Port Chester Schools

The New York State Commissioner of Education, Dr. John B. King, Jr., visited Port Chester's John F. Kennedy Elementary School Thursday morning where he discussed Common Core with teachers and discussed educational challenges bi-lingual teachers face in the district, according to a press release from the Port Chester School District.



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/schools/p/ny-state-education-commissioners-visit-to-port-chester-schools

Columbus Blue Jackets call up Springfield Falcons forward Ryan Craig

... recalled by the Columbus Blue Jackets Friday. Columbus loaned defenseman Tim Erixon to Springfield. A native of Port Chester, N.Y., Erixson played 40 games for the Falcons in 2012-13 and had five goals, 24 assists and a +9 rating. Erixon made the ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.masslive.com/sports/index.ssf/2013/10/columbus_blue_jackets_call_up_3.html

Port Chester Flea Market to Stay in Business for Holiday Season

... planned closure in August in a meeting with AVR. They fought to stay open through the holidays ever since. The Port Chester Flea Market has been a weekend spot for bargain shoppers that features more than 100 booths and employs hundreds for the last ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/port-chester-flea-market-to-stay-in-business-for-holiday-season

Thursday, October 10, 2013

The Rascals are back

... "Good Lovin,' " "Groovin' " and "A Beautiful Morning." The show debuted in late 2012 at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, N.Y., followed with a nice run on Broadway and then hit the road for dates across North America. The show comes to the ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.hispanicbusiness.com/2013/10/10/the_rascals_are_back.htm

Districts with more Spanish-speaking students struggle with state standards

... were stark. In North Rockland schools, 82 percent of seventh-graders failed to hit targets for math. In Port Chester, 85 percent of fourth-graders missed English language arts targets. In Ossining, 84 percent of eighth-graders came up short in math. ...



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Skrillex Travels the World in Video for Screech-Rap Single 'Try It Out'

... rst Avenue November 11 - Madison, WI @ Orpheum Theater November 12 - Columbus, OH @ The Bluestone November 13 - Port Chester, NY @ Capitol Theatre November 14 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.spin.com/articles/skrillex-try-it-out-video-alvin-risk-neon-mix/

The Rascals are back

... "Good Lovin,' " "Groovin' " and "A Beautiful Morning." The show debuted in late 2012 at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, N.Y., followed with a nice run on Broadway and then hit the road for dates across North America. The show comes to the ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_24241621/rascals-are-back?source=rss

REVIEW: The grandeur of the Grateful Dead, through a lyrical lens

Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter, the man responsible for the words in such timeless Dead songs as "Friend of the Devil," "Casey Jones," "Touch of Grey" and countless more, delivered a raw and honest performance Saturday night at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, Westchester County.



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Port Chester, N.Y. teachers praise Common Core, cite challenges

... facing a relatively poor suburban district with lots of students who speak Spanish at home. A group of Port Chester teachers had early state training on the new Common Core standards, so the district had an edge as the new grade-by-grade standards ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://www.districtadministration.com/news/port-chester-ny-teachers-praise-common-core-cite-challenges

Westchester Children's Museum to Keep Kids Active at Annual Rye Festival

... music, face painting and more. This year's event will be sponsored by L.L. Bean and Whole Foods of Port Chester. "The Westchester Children's Museum Kids' Corner was a huge hit last year," said Cynthia Howard, co-chair of the Fall Fest event and a ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://rye.patch.com/groups/around-town/p/westchester-childrens-museum-to-keep-kids-active-at-annual-rye-festival

Port Chester Man Sentenced for Assaulting 5-year-old Relative

... article published by the Stamford Advocate. Stamford Judge Bruce Hudock sentenced the Ecuadorian national and Port Chester resident Fajardo, 51, to eight years in prison at the Superior Court in Stamford, according to the report. Fajardo's victim ...



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/port-chester-man-sentenced-for-assaulting-5yearold-relative

Marie Van Tine Johnson, Lifelong Active Port Chester Community Member, Dies at 93

Marie Van Tine Johnson, 93, a lifelong resident of Port Chester died October 8, 2013.



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Port Chester Flea Market Can Stay Open

Vendors at the Empire State Flea Market reached a tentative agreement with the landlord that will allow the weekend market to stay open on Wednesday, Oct.9, according to LoHud.com .



via Port Chester Newswire http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/news/port-chester-flea-market-can-stay-open