RYE, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Rye last week:
- If you missed Monday night's discussion of the future of Playland Amusement Park, you can watch a video of it here . The Nov. 3 public meeting at the Rye Free Reading Room was hosted by Westchester County Legislator Catherine Parker, a Rye Democrat .
- The former general manager of the Rye Golf Club pleaded guilty on Thursday to grand larceny and two other felony charges stemming from years of thefts and falsified business records .
- Drivers in Westchester County and throughout New York State could face tougher fines and penalties if caught texting and driving as of Saturday, Nov. 1.
- Rye City Schools, Rye Neck Union Free and Blind Brook- Rye Union Free were all listed among the top public school systems in the country, according to Niche, an education website dedicated to providing rankings and statistics on school districts throughout the country.