RYE, N.Y. -- Rotarians had a lot of fun while raising funds on March 2 during the Rye Rotary's annual "Crazy Legs" fundraiser.
The gathering of nearly 100 also attracted an appearance by state Sen. George Latimer, D-Rye, who was caught on camera with his pant legs off.
Richard Giacona of News 12 served as emcee during the event at Rye Grill & Bar.
Honorees and other special guests included Matt Anderson, chief executive officer of The Osborn, Jay Archer, David Cutner, White Plains Rotary President Bill Fishman, Robert GiaQuinto of Rye Beach Pharmacy, Rye Postmaster Robert Glennon , Robert Manheimer, Rye City Councilman Terence McCartney, Anthony Piscionere, Dr. Robert Praid, DDS, Thomas Saunders and Coby Ellingwood.
Organizers said Rye Rotary strives to address the particular needs of the local area by volunteering for hands-on service projects, awarding student scholarships and providing grants to aid not-for-profit organizations in their community outreach.