Pelham Examiner

Nick Lieggi is a freshman at Oxford College of Emory University and was a member of the PMHS class of 2020. He began his journalism career at the Pelham Examiner, beginning as sport editor and eventually becoming assistant managing editor and managing editor before his current assignment as senior editor. Nick specializes in political and elections journalism, particularly regarding government transparency, and also enjoys opinion writing. He can be reached at [email protected].

Nick Lieggi, Senior Editor

Nov 04, 2020
Local Democratic candidates win in most races, though results in voting for county, state judges undeclared (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Village of Pelham’s plan for art council fails to grant what art needs: independence (Story)
Sep 26, 2020
Reforming police agencies to eliminate racism won’t come without transparency in both Pelham villages (Story)
Sep 23, 2020
Federal judge takes steps to force improved handling of election mail in suit brought by Biaggi, Jones (Story)
Jul 17, 2020
Bowman, Rocah officially winners as Engel and Scarpino concede (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Bowman declares win in hard-fought Democratic primary against incumbent Engel (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Election update: Key races left uncalled; ballot counting is well underway (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Brady and Lal—or Lal and Brady—valedictorian and salutatorian of PMHS Class of 2020 (only school computer knows for sure) (Story)
Jun 23, 2020
Socially distanced primary election: Full results expected to take days (Story)
Jun 17, 2020
As votes are counted, school board names Superintendent Champ clerk pro tem, adds additional election officials (Story)
Jun 08, 2020
Pelham Public Schools have failed to curb racism; residents must demand district act (Story)
May 28, 2020
School budget hearing: Residents question reserves and spending as families are impacted by Covid-19 (Story)
May 21, 2020
Pelham Board of Education approves Property Tax Report Card (Story)
May 15, 2020
School board adopts $76.7 million budget, prepares for mail election with DeDominico, Childs unopposed for trustee (Story)
May 11, 2020
Farid Johnson brings special education, finance background to Siwanoy’s helm (Story)
May 05, 2020
Report: Pelham Athletic Director Stephen Luciana to leave district at year’s end (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Westchester DA meets with Westchester Jewish Council in wake of ‘Zoom-bombing’ (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Time for Cuomo to end our limbo and close schools for rest of year (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Sewer line blockages cause sewage back ups for residents in Chester Park area (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Updated: Public school spring break cancelled in New York, according to multiple media outlets (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Westchester County did not release town-by-town stats for Covid-19 on Wednesday (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Pelham schools announce move to second phase of distance learning; regular class times return for PMHS (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Covid-19 is touching lives of many in Pelham school community, says Champ (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
The impact of the coronavirus on our mental health (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Officials, parents, students seek to stop large teen gatherings—including ‘pandemic party’ in ‘the woods’ (Story)
Mar 14, 2020
Pelham parent tests positive for COVID-19; students and parents told to prepare for two-week closure (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Pelham schools to close Monday-Tuesday to let teachers prep for distance learning (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
PELHAM SCHOOLS TO CLOSE FOR ONE-DAY FRIDAY ‘due to several ongoing concerns’ including New Rochelle decision (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
More than 50 attend presentation on proposed construction of Village of Pelham municipal building and 126 apartments (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Racial slur found in Colonial School boys bathroom (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
Foto Feature: SHOCK, HORROR, senior class wins PMHS Olympics (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
PMHS boys’ swim team goes undefeated, winning first league title in program history (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
General Glover step down; Pelham Board of Education, step up (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
UVA freshman and PMHS alumna Douglass shatters multiple school, conference records (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Fatality confirmed after person struck by Metro-North train on Monday (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
DID PELHAM JUST TURN BLUE? Democrats Curtin, Burke win council seats, Kagan town judgeship (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Pelham field hockey team clinches league title for second straight year (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
25% of Pelham students drink, 13% vape, according to Pelham Together final report on student survey (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
PMHS alum Kate Douglass named women’s ACC swimmer of the week (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Village of Pelham garbage collection extended to Oct. 7 (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Joseph Leavey Bocce League wraps up second season (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
911 phone service disrupted in Westchester; alternate Pelham numbers provided (Story)
Aug 10, 2019
Driver hits several vehicles on Second Avenue, front porch of house, rolls car, closing down part of street (Story)
Aug 09, 2019
Village of Pelham garbage contractor Waste Services loses license, likely forcing Pelham officials to seek new provider (Story)
Jul 31, 2019
Next Hutchinson Field event scheduled for August 25 (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
PMHS rugby players named among best in nation (Story)
Jul 18, 2019
Mount Vernon schedules another event at Hutchinson Field this weekend; officials say noise control steps to be followed this time (Story)
Jul 16, 2019
Pelham Manor calls noise level from Sunday concert at Hutchinson Field ‘step backward’ in relationship with Mount Vernon (Story)
Jul 08, 2019
Embattled Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas pleads guilty, will resign (Story)
Jul 02, 2019
W.W. Fairclough Prize and Memorial Tablets awarded at PMHS graduation (Story)
Jun 21, 2019
Nothing but numbers: the power of grades in schools (Story)
Jun 10, 2019
Buying new property is a win-win-win for the district and Pelhamites (Story)
Jun 05, 2019
PMHS athlete of the spring: vote your Pelican favorite (Story)
May 29, 2019
Spring playoffs: softball season done; girls track athletes to compete at sectionals (Story)
May 29, 2019
An outdated tool, standardized testing hurts education (Story)
May 16, 2019
Mindfulness doesn’t cut it for student mental health (Story)
May 09, 2019
Problem with IB learning: not fully explained to students (Story)
May 04, 2019
PMHS unified basketball begins its history with win over John Jay (includes slideshow) (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Softball starts strong, led by pitching from K.P. Boggs (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
Pelham rugby starts strong with 4-1 record, 3-0 in league play (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
A demographic disenfranchised: Lower voting age (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
The value of respect in civil discourse (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Pelham students like to walkout, but does it do anything? (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Di Cristofano, Anderson win 1st at WESEF science fair; 14 students take 2nd-4th (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
PMHS girls’ varsity lacrosse looks to improve on past successes (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Winburn, Dodge, Nordstrom all conclude successful seasons (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Halfway through season, PMHS boys’ swim team looks to finish strong (Story)
Jan 04, 2019
How honorable is the PMHS honor roll? (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
A call for change in Section 1 athletics (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
News analysis: youth vote, third party candidates and polarization impact midterm results (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Pelham Examiner Athlete of the Autumn: vote for your PMHS favorite (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Election: Biaggi wins in state senate; Democrats sweep statewide posts; Miner/Volpe hit 50,000-vote goal (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
2018 Midterm Elections: a voter’s guide to local and statewide races (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Cross country completes campaign; girls swim sends 3 to states (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
Pelham field hockey takes league title (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Democratic Party shifts left—but should it? (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
PMHS homecoming weekend leaves mixed results, teams pushing on; includes slideshow (Story)
Oct 05, 2018
Pelham field hockey off to hot start with 8-1 record, scoring 5-plus goals in 4 games (Story)
Sep 07, 2018
With two victories to start, Pelham volleyball seeks to continue winning ways (Story)
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