In the News

09/20/22 pRYEde is Designated as a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit

06/23/21 ABC News New York Family Calls for Tolerance after Pride Flag Vandalized in Yard

06/22/21 VIDEO: A Year Later, Another Rye Pride Flag Vandalized

06/15/21  Pride Mural Unveiled at Rye Town Park

06/05/21 New12 Westchester LGBTQ Community, Town Officials Raise Pride Flag at Crawford Park and Rye Town Park

06/05/21 PHOTOS: Pride Flag Raised at Rye Town Park

06/04/21 CBS News Progress Pride Flags Raised For First Time Ever At Rye Playland

06/03/21 PHOTOS: Pride Flag Raising at Rye City Hall

06/03/21 PHOTOS: Pride Flag Raised at Rye High

5/17/21 Community Groups Unite to Condemn Racist Graffiti Incident

5/15/21 Local pRYEde / GSA Flags for Sale

5/5/21 PRIDE Flag Will Fly in Rye “This Year and Every Year”

5/1/21 After Prodding & Politics, Mayor Moves to Raise Pride Flag in June

4/27/21 Rye Record Rallying Around Youth During the Pandemic

3/23/21 Q&A with Police Review Committee as Council Considers Recommendations

9/19/20 - Notorious Celebration of Life

8/23/20 - More Pride Flags Vandalized, Including One at Mayor’s Home

8/20/20 - pRYEde Flags Back Up in Wake of Hateful Flag Burning

8/17/20 Patch - Pride Flag Set on Fire in Rye

8/16/20 - Battling Hate with Love, pRYEde Group Launches Yard Sign Sale in Wake of Hateful Vandalism

8/16/20 - Flag Burning “Cowardly” – County Human Rights & LGBTQ+ Boards Issue Statement of Condemnation

8/18/20 NBC News NY - Pride Flag Burned in Rye, Community Rallies Together

8/15/20 - Pride Lawn Flag Burned, Rye PD Launches Investigation, Community Leaders Condemn Hateful Vandalism

8/3/20 - INTERVIEW: Meet the Chair of the City of Rye Human Rights Commission

7/20/20 - INTERVIEW: Experience of Bias Detailed by RHS ’20 Alum

6/19/20 - 200+ Turn Out for LGBTQ+ Event on Rye’s Village Green, Council Presents Resolution

6/19/20 RYETV - LGBT+ Pride Month Recognition Event

06/16/20 - City Council Unites on Resolution, Divides on Flag Raising for LGBTQ+ Pride Month

2/23/20 - Open Mic Report: Drag Queen Story Hour Brings Out Residents to Council Meeting

2/1/20 News12 Westchester Protests Over the Cancellation of Drag Queen Story Hours

1/31/20 GLAAD Statement Regarding Cancellation of Drag Queen Story Hour at the Rye Free Reading Room

1/31/20 LoHud  Cancellation of Drag Queen Story Hour