RYE, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Rye this week:
- Eighteen Rye High School students recently were recognized and given Excellence Awards by the Rye City School District Board of Education for their academic excellence.
- Firefighters from New Rochelle battled a fire at the Jewish Community Center (JCC) of Mid-Westchester on Wilmot Road in Scarsdale on Wednesday night.
- Have an old piece of furniture that you have been wanting to refurbish? A new shop, Junktique Recycling, in Rye can help you give that old antique a modern look.
- John Francis Welling, a native of Westchester County and longtime resident of Rye, died Oct. 21. He was 58.