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If Village of Pelham is concerned about leaf blowers, it shouldn't put five diesel engines at Julianne's Playground
June 19, 2024

To the editor: My family has been residents of the Village of Pelham since shortly after World War...

District and country need Latimer in Congress
June 19, 2024

To the editor, We are writing in support of George Latimer in the Democratic primary for the 16th...

Big step in controlling medical costs would be use of federal antitrust powers to break up healthcare giants
June 14, 2024

To the editor: Despite its nature as a self-proclaimed free society, America’s approach in regards...

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Portion of Fifth Avenue closed by fire in manhole Thursday evening
Portion of Fifth Avenue closed by fire in manhole Thursday evening
By Gillian Ho, Deputy Managing Editor • July 19, 2024

Police cars and fire trucks closed down a portion of Fifth Avenue on Thursday evening to deal with a fire in a manhole, according to the Village of Pelham Fire Department. A Pelham police officer on the scene said the fire caused the electricity...

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Mount Vernon Stop & Shop to close alongside 31 stores across five states
By Gillian Ho, Deputy Managing Editor • July 19, 2024

The Mount Vernon Stop & Shop at 240 East Sandford Blvd. will close alongside 31 underperforming stores, according to the Stop & Shop website. The mass closure is the result of the company's commitment to "creating a healthy base for the future...

The board of education held its reorganization meeting on July 2.
School board delays cell phone ban at PMHS by one year, rejecting plan approved in June
By Lark Martin, Executive Editor • July 17, 2024

After months of public discussion and a 5-2 vote in June in favor of the most restrictive option proposed, the newly constituted Pelham Board of Education voted unanimously July 2 to go in a different direction on a district policy for cell phone usage...

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The board of education held its reorganization meeting on July 2.
School board delays cell phone ban at PMHS by one year, rejecting plan approved in June
By Lark Martin, Executive Editor • July 17, 2024

After months of public discussion and a 5-2 vote in June in favor of the most restrictive option proposed, the newly constituted Pelham Board of Education...

The Pelham Memorial High School/Pelham Middle School campus.
Pelham Memorial High School high honor roll for fourth quarter
July 16, 2024

The Pelham Memorial High School high honor roll for the fourth quarter was provided by the assistant principal's office. Ahitow Gabrielle Ai Renee Alexander James Aliaj Dion Amado...

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Mount Vernon Stop & Shop to close alongside 31 stores across five states
By Gillian Ho, Deputy Managing Editor • July 19, 2024

The Mount Vernon Stop & Shop at 240 East Sandford Blvd. will close alongside 31 underperforming stores, according to the Stop & Shop website. The...

From left, Katherine Rucker, Chanell Smith Bradford, Francile Mullen, Russell Solomon, Chance Mullen, Roderick Bradford Jr.
Studio on the Avenue, a theater arts space, celebrates grand opening downtown
By Scarlett Hanlon, Entertainment Editor • July 10, 2024

Chanell Smith Bradford, Roderick Bradford Jr., Katherine Rucker and Khalid Rucker celebrated on June 19 the grand opening of their new theater arts studio...

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Kate Douglass wins the Olympic qualifier in the 100m freestyle. (NBC Sports)
Pelham's Kate Douglass qualifies for Paris Summer Olympics
By Gillian Ho, Deputy Managing Editor • June 21, 2024

Pelham's Kate Douglass is going back to the Olympics. Douglass will be swimming in the Paris games this summer after qualifying in the 100m freestyle,...

26 scholarships presented during 42nd Annual Booster Club Awards Dinner
26 scholarships presented during 42nd Annual Booster Club Awards Dinner
June 17, 2024

The 42nd Annual Booster Club Award Dinner was held on Thursday, June 6th at the Pelham Country Club. All class of 2024 athletes were honored. Over $20,000...

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From left, Oliver Lavallee, Gillian Ho, Lark Martin, Kiran Schwaderer, Kira Findikyan and Charlotte Cohn.
Meet the editors running the Pelham Examiner during its seventh year of publication

Dear Readers: I am thrilled to introduce to you the new group of editors on the masthead of the Pelham Examiner as the newspaper begins its seventh...

Foto Feature: Os Clavelitos perform first concert in Summer Sundown series
Foto Feature: Os Clavelitos perform first concert in Summer Sundown series
By Nate Reynoso, Social Media Editor • July 19, 2024

Os Clavelitos graced Pelham residents with Brazilian-styled compositions Saturday during the first Summer Sundown Concert at Wolfs Lane Park. Cantina Lobos...

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Cell phone ban in Pelham schools? It’s not a question of if, it's a question of how
By Sarah Trombley July 2, 2024

The Pelham Board of Education will likely do a third reading and take a final vote on a cell phone policy for Pelham Memorial High School at Tuesday evening’s...

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From left, Oliver Lavallee, Gillian Ho, Lark Martin, Kiran Schwaderer, Kira Findikyan and Charlotte Cohn.
Meet the editors running the Pelham Examiner during its seventh year of publication
July 12, 2024

Dear Readers: I am thrilled to introduce to you the new group of editors on the masthead of the Pelham Examiner as the newspaper begins its seventh...

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