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Inaugural meeting of Interact Club brings Rotary ideals to PMHS

Inaugural meeting of Interact Club brings Rotary ideals to PMHS

By Larisa Breskin, Staff Reporter
January 26, 2021

The inaugural meeting of the Pelham Memorial High School Interact club was held on Jan. 21, during which leaders of the student club and adult Rotary International officials met to discuss both the past...

Foto Feature: new Hutchinson School starting to look like a school

Foto Feature: new Hutchinson School starting to look like a school

By Madison Cohen, Staff Photographer
January 26, 2021

In a press release Monday, the Pelham Union Free School District said the following about the Hutchinson School project: "Throughout the fall, significant progress has been made on the new school, which...

Black Lives Matter protesters march in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 5.

After tumultuous year, Black History Month highlights past greats but continuing need to battle racism

By Amy Paulin
January 26, 2021

Since 1976, February has been celebrated as National Black History Month. We use this time to honor the brave activists who fought against racial discrimination and oppression, as well as the artists,...

Town supervisor, Pelham mayor to speak at webinar on making homes energy efficient and climate friendly

Town supervisor, Pelham mayor to speak at webinar on making homes energy efficient and climate friendly

January 26, 2021

Editor's note: This press release was provided by EnergySmart Pelham. Town of Pelham Supervisor Dan McLaughlin and Village of Pelham Mayor Chance Mullen to speak at EnergySmart Pelham Campaign's Virtual...

Site preparation has started for addition to Prospect Hill School.

School district construction: Site prep at Prospect Hill, masonry repairs finished at PMHS, PMS

January 26, 2021

Editor's note: This press release was provided by the Pelham Union Free School District. As we press forward through this difficult year, we wanted to share some very exciting news with regard to the...

GOP, Dem caucuses to be held Tuesday to pick candidates for Pelham Manor mayor, two trustee posts on March ballot

GOP, Dem caucuses to be held Tuesday to pick candidates for Pelham Manor mayor, two trustee posts on March ballot

By Zoe Winburn, Executive Editor
January 25, 2021

The Democratic and Republican party caucuses will be held Tuesday to select candidates for the Village of Pelham Manor elections on March 16. The terms of Mayor Jennifer Monachino Lapey, Trustee Joseph...

Disagrees with PMHS ban on watching inaugural live: Democracy requires our urgent attention

Disagrees with PMHS ban on watching inaugural live: Democracy requires our urgent attention

By Alessandra Biaggi
January 25, 2021

Last week we witnessed the historic inauguration of President Biden and Vice President Harris—affirming the strength and resiliency of American democracy. However, I was disappointed to learn that staff...

PMHS alum's Regrowth Project cleans local parks and beaches, recycles plastics, spreads environmental message

PMHS alum’s Regrowth Project cleans local parks and beaches, recycles plastics, spreads environmental message

By Alex Esteverena, Staff Reporter
January 25, 2021

Former PMHS student Sam Farrell has created a fun, safe and profitable way to help the environment with his new company, the Regrowth Project (RGP). Growing up in Pelham, Farrell noticed that communities...

Axon Body 3 camera in demonstration.

Village of Pelham to hold three public forums on racial equality in policing following steering panel’s report

January 25, 2021

Editor's note: This press release was provided by the Village of Pelham. The Village of Pelham is currently drafting an action plan to ensure racial equality in local policing, as mandated by Governor...

Pelham Civics distribute 7,000 free respirator masks in Mask Up effort

Pelham Civics distribute 7,000 free respirator masks in Mask Up effort

January 25, 2021

Editor's note: This press release was provided by the Pelham Civic Association. (January 24 - Pelham, NY) They have a name for volunteers who stand outside for hours with a wind chill of 22 degrees...

Applications due Feb. 12 for Junior League grants to non-profits

Applications due Feb. 12 for Junior League grants to non-profits

January 25, 2021

Editor's note: This press release was provided by the Junior League of Pelham. The Junior League is excited to launch the 2021 grant application season! The pandemic has hit many businesses...

Reminder: East Lincoln Avenue traffic over Hutch will be diverted to one-lane temp bridge starting Monday

Reminder: East Lincoln Avenue traffic over Hutch will be diverted to one-lane temp bridge starting Monday

January 24, 2021

The East Lincoln Avenue Bridge over the Hutchinson River Parkway in Pelham and Mount Vernon will be shut down for 11 months on or about Jan. 25, with cars routed over a temporary bridge that will allow...

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