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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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The Village of Pelham is seeking to install an underground reservoir and a pump station in the area of the tennis courts at Juliannes Playground. (Source: Google Maps)
Eminent domain hearing: Seven oppose, one backs Village of Pelham plan for Julianne's park; school district, Pelham Manor reps speak
By Gillian Ho and Ava Paolucci June 22, 2024

During a public hearing required under state eminent domain law, the Village of Pelham Board of Trustees heard Tuesday from seven community members opposed to condemning parts of the school district's Julianne's Playground for a sewer project and one...

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, 4x100m freestyle relay and 200m breaststroke during U.S. Olympic trials in Indianapolis on Wednesday...

Siwanoy Elementary School is one of three schools dismissing early due to the heat wave. (Pelham Examiner file photo)
Heatwave: Three Pelham elementary schools without AC to dismiss early Thursday and Friday
By Kiran Schwaderer, Managing Editor • June 19, 2024

With excessive heat forecast for the rest of this week, students at Colonial, Prospect Hill and Siwanoy elementary schools will be released at noon on Thursday and Friday because all three buildings are not fully air conditioned, according to an email...

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Siwanoy Elementary School is one of three schools dismissing early due to the heat wave. (Pelham Examiner file photo)
Heatwave: Three Pelham elementary schools without AC to dismiss early Thursday and Friday
By Kiran Schwaderer, Managing Editor • June 19, 2024

With excessive heat forecast for the rest of this week, students at Colonial, Prospect Hill and Siwanoy elementary schools will be released at noon on...

Blueprint of the outdoor classroom. (Courtesy of Nicole Giglio)
Prospect Hill plans outdoor classroom that will offer hands-on learning about nature and Planet Earth
By Gillian Ho, Deputy Managing Editor • June 19, 2024

A committee at Prospect Hill Elementary School is working on creating an outdoor classroom on the campus. After completing the project, three elementary...

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Building for sale sign posted on Pelham Bakery door.
Snapshot: Pelham Bakery storefront is for sale
By Gillian Ho, Deputy Managing Editor • June 22, 2024

The closed gas station at 163 Wolfs Lane after the owners had underground tanks removed.
Developer of apartment building proposed for 163 Wolfs Lane allows village approval to lapse
By Kira Findikyan, Assistant Managing Editor • June 13, 2024

The Village of Pelham's approval for the construction of a 27-unit apartment building at 163 Wolfs Lane has expired, according to Jim Morris, assistant...

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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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Sponsorships premier on Pelham Examiner; local businesses invited to support our community newspaper
Sponsorships premier on Pelham Examiner; local businesses invited to support our community newspaper

Dear Pelham Examiner Reader: On March 1, the Pelham Examiner launched its very first Digital Sponsorship Program. You may have seen a message on...

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Shea Station: Perfect place to run in and grab a coffee and a snack—or sit and enjoy this historic gateway to Pelham
By Kate Gristina, Senior Editor • June 14, 2024

When you walk into Shea Station, you are hit with the aroma of fresh baked goods and brewing coffee. The interior is the perfect atmosphere for a work...

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Pelham Memorial High School
Senioritis is real at PMHS, draining energy from building as end of year approaches
By Scarlett Hanlon, Entertainment Editor • June 17, 2024

“How many days left of school?” is the big question that hovers over Pelham Memorial High School as the year comes to a close. Many of the high...

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Best of Westchester finalist: Vote for Pelham Examiner as Best Local Community Newspaper
Best of Westchester finalist: Vote for Pelham Examiner as Best Local Community Newspaper
February 20, 2024

For the second consecutive year, the Pelham Examiner has been named a finalist for Best Local Community Newspaper in the Best of Westchester competition....

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