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The League of Women Voters of Scarsdale sponsor Students Inside Albany (SIA), a four-day conference designed to increase students’ awareness of their responsibility in a representative government and provide the tools necessary for meeting that responsibility. Although the conference was can…

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One humanitarian crisis is a lot. Two overlapping? No sweat as resettlers in Westchester County are answering the call in increasing numbers beginning with Afghanistan last August to Ukraine starting in March.

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Members of the board of Scarsdale Student Transfer Education Plan (STEP) and the extended family of James Kakaire-Poche gathered at a private home June 22 to celebrate his graduation from Scarsdale High School in the Class of 2022.

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The Scarsdale Public Library (SPL) board of trustees appointed longtime Scarsdale resident Gary Katz to a one-year term as president of the board as of May 1. He takes over the role from Felicia Block.

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Scarsdale resident Eli Mattioli passed the Scarsdale Forum president title and gavel to Susan Douglass, a 33-year resident of Fox Meadow, at the Forum’s annual meeting May 19.

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Abbott Nutrition has become a household name for being shut down by the Food & Drug Administration earlier this year, interrupting the flow of baby formula and causing a shortage in the United States. Abbott Nutrition, which also makes special formulas for adults with metabolic issues, h…

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There was anticipation and enthusiasm in the Scott Room of the Scarsdale Public Library as Jinqiang Tai unveiled a four-book series four years in the making that will serve as an important tool in helping Chinese immigrants and their Chinese American children shape their identity with a love…

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Town government. Education. Civic affairs. Community news. Those are just a few organizations where four distinguished ladies made a meaningful and lasting impact over the past 30 years in the village of Scarsdale.

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Gini Silberberg of Sprague Road assumed the presidency of the Scarsdale Woman’s Club at the club’s annual meeting April 13, succeeding Joanne Auerbach.

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A GoFundMe page has been set up by Friends of the Town of Greenburgh to support the children of Frank Cavaliere, a dedicated and well-liked Greenburgh police dispatcher for almost 29 years who passed away Feb. 5 due to COVID-19.

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A week before the New York State Republican Convention, longtime Scarsdale resident Harry Wilson announced he was running for governor of New York State. He knew the timing of his Tuesday, Feb. 22, announcement meant he’d have a lot of ground to make up within his own Republican Party agains…

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Longtime Scarsdale resident Harry Wilson announced Tuesday, Feb. 22, he was throwing his hat in the ring in the Republican race to unseat Democrat Kathy Hochul from the governor’s office on Election Day in November.

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Finding out in college that her mother had been raped prior to having kids led Miriam E. “Mimi” Rocah to become a prosecuting attorney, practicing at the federal level from 2001-17. In 2010, a violent break-in in her childhood home prompted her to run for Westchester County district attorney…

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The second annual music festival will be held Saturday, June 4, hosted by the Scarsdale Business Alliance (SBA) and presented by Morgan Stanley. The event will take place rain or shine on Chase Road, Spencer Place, Boniface Circle and Harwood Court in Scarsdale Village from noon to 6 p.m. A …

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The Feb. 12, 2013, concert featuring musicians from the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) and the Scarsdale High School orchestra at Carnegie Hall may have been a one-off show, but its impact continues to be felt almost a decade later.

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Dr. Dara Kass is no stranger to making bold moves. Whether she’s advocating for equality, using her own experiences to help people navigate the COVID-19 pandemic or making the switch from frontline emergency medicine to a government appointed position, Kass is up for the challenge.

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The Leitner family of Scarsdale has launched a digital communications campaign, Donor4Sue, to spread the word about Susan Leitner’s need for a living kidney donor for transplant.

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To his family on the ground, Walter “Wally” McNulty was just a strange spot in the sky. Soon enough they recognized his green jacket getting closer to them and they found it fitting that a red, white and blue parachute helped him land safely on the ground upstate at Skydive the Ranch in Gard…

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To kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month, clothing store I Am More Scarsdale collaborated with White Plains Hospital for their third annual breast cancer awareness event. The program, hosted in Scarsdale’s Dine the ’Dale tent in the village center Oct. 6, was organized to give women in thei…

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Corey Waldman was doing what many recent college graduates do after a few years of nonstop university work — binging a new show on Netflix and taking a tranquil getaway to somewhere warm. But this wasn’t any ordinary getaway for the 2017 Scarsdale High School graduate.

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Residents celebrated community diversity at the Greenville Community Church on Sept. 25 at an event hosted by a newly formed group known as Edgemont For All, which strives to welcome, value and empower people of all races, orientations, identities and abilities in the Edgemont community.

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Some people struggle with sharing their feelings. In the age of the pandemic, children are especially hesitant to share the details of their inner lives with others, which can lead the kids struggling with their emotions and their parents trying to get their kids to explain even the simplest…

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Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, Robin Schultz and her daughter-in-law Iris Schultz spent their time in Scarsdale looking for a hobby while they cared for Iris’ then-3.5-year-old son Hunter, who has had developmental issues since he was a baby. It was an additionally difficult time as Hunter …

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The first time Mark Drozdov went to Ground Zero a day or two after Sept. 11, 2001, he couldn’t believe the scene. He was so overwhelmed that he couldn’t remember where he parked, and when he finally found his minivan he realized he had locked his keys inside.

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When American Airlines Flight 11 hit the World Trade Center’s North Tower at 8:46 a.m. on Sept. 11, 2001, Tim Callahan’s first impulse was “to go down right away.” As a New York City firefighter since 1986, the Scarsdale resident knew he had to go to work to see what could be done.

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Growing up presents enough challenges on a day-to-day basis, but when you’re “The 9/11 kid,” it’s that much tougher. That’s pretty much the label Troy and Miles Kirwin had in Scarsdale after their dad, Glenn, was killed in the World Trade Center attack on Sept. 11, 2001. They were 7 and 10 y…

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From the Girl Scouts to Greenburgh Town Hall, Priya Saxena wants to change the future of paper, plastic and other disposables — one user at a time — with her eco-friendly initiative, BioTrail. An Edgemont High School (EHS) rising sophomore, Saxena launched BioTrail in 2019 to inform and enga…

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Though it was only for a few minutes, Mark Bezos saw what few have ever seen: the true darkness of space, the overwhelming sense of scale of Earth and its thin blue atmosphere.

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Last week, Hartsdale resident Canh Oxelson sat in a living room in Chicago and had a meal with his family. For many families, having a meal together is a regular event. For Oxelson, this meal marked a reunion with his biological family, after having been adopted nearly 50 years ago.

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Mention “the situation at the border,” and people immediately understand what you mean: the chaos and heartbreak unfolding as thousands of Mexicans and Central Americans attempt to cross over from Mexico into the United States. From January to February of this year alone, U.S. Customs and Bo…

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Continuing a longstanding annual tradition, Greenburgh’s public access channel broadcast as many as 150 of its 30- to 60-minute prerecorded interviews with local veterans this past Memorial Day weekend.

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The Scarsdale Forum announced that members voted to elect Susan Douglass as its vice president at its annual membership meeting. Douglass will serve alongside Eli Mattioli, Scarsdale Forum’s new president. Forum members also reelected Matthew Martin as treasurer, reelected Alexandra Tagami V…