Westchester County Celebrates Reopening Of Rye Playland After COVID Canceled Entire 2020 SeasonThe Great Depression and World War II couldn't close the park, but the coronavirus pandemic did for the entire 2020 season.
Progress Pride Flags Raised For First Time Ever At Rye PlaylandThe flags were raised by the Westchester County LGBTQ Advisory Board and county officials Friday.
Rye City Council Votes To Fly LGBTQ+ Flag At City Hall For Pride MonthA City Council member requested to raise the flag at City Hall during Pride month, but some on the council were concerned the city had no policy on which flags can or cannot be flown.
LGBTQ Community Fighting To Get Pride Flag Flown Outside Rye City Hall In JuneIn May of 2020, a City Council member requested to raise the flag for the month of June on a municipal flag pole, but some on the council were concerned the city had no policy on which flags can or can't be flown.
Weather-Related Multi-Vehicle Crash Snarls I-95 In RyeAccording to New York State Police, up to 18 cars were involved in the crash, which took place around 7 a.m. near Exit 21 in the southbound lanes of I-95.
Exclusive: Westchester County Executive Agrees To Turn Over Playland Management To Private FirmIt's a strategic reversal by County Executive George Latimer, who just last year tried to kill a deal cut by his predecessor with Standard Amusements to manage the park.
Officials: Car Thefts Up 2,000% In Scarsdale, Other Westchester Communities Report Similar SpikesWestchester County officials on Thursday announced a crackdown in response to a dramatic spike in auto thefts.
Tropical Storm Isaias Brings Down Trees, Scaffolding & Transformers In Westchester CountyWestchester County also saw its share of serious damage from Tropical Storm Isaias.
Rye Playland Amusement Park Will Not Open This Year Due To COVID-19The park was originally supposed to open in May.
Caught On Camera: Rye Girl Tries To Help Put Out House Fire With Garden HoseEveryone living in the home was able to get out OK.
Video Shows Group Of Teens Assaulting Young Man At Westchester House PartyCell phone videos capture brutality erupting outside a house party full of teenagers in Rye.
Possible Mumps Exposure At Urgent Care Center In RyeWestmed says a patient who was treated there on Oct. 11 & 12 tested positive for mumps.
NTSB: 2017 Metro-North Train Derailment Blamed On Engineer SpeedingThe National Transportation Safety Board is now blaming the train's engineer for a 2017 Metro-North train derailment in Westchester.
With Attendance Up And A New Ride About To Be Unveiled, Rye Playland Is Making A ComebackThe cloud of anxiety that hovered over the opening of Playland Park this season seems to have lifted. Attendance at New York's only government-owned amusement park is soaring.
State Ponies Up To Help Save Historic Carousel At Rye PlaylandEighteen months ago, a fire damaged the historic carousel at Playland Park in Rye.