HARRISON, N.Y. -- A donation of up to $100,000 to the Harrison Library tops this week's news.
- The Jarden Corporation in Rye has pledged to donate up to $100,000 to the Harrison Public Library's upcoming renovation. Jarden will contribute $1 for every $2 contributed by other local companies, in an effort to inspire more people to donate to the project.
- A professor at Purchase College was nominated for two Emmy Awards for "Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special." David Grill was nominated for his work on the Superbowl Halftime Show featuring Beyonce and on the PBS special "Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino."
- Harrison residents can expect to see their water rates increase 6.5 percent . The Westchester Joint Water Works increased the rates because the New York City water system, where it purchases its water, increased its rates 12.3 percent.
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