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Where Your Village Taxes Go

Where Your Village Taxes Go

Though the portion of your real estate taxes that goes to Scarsdale Village only...

Cannon to Leave School Board, District Announces Retirement of Administrator and Teachers

Cannon to Leave School Board, District Announces Retirement of Administrator and Teachers

Nina Cannon Both her board colleagues and the administration appeared to be surpr...

Jill Spieler to Receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Award

Jill Spieler to Receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Award

Jill Spieler will receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Jill Spieler, an extraordinary ...

Dine Like Royalty at the New Z Prime Italian Steakhouse

Dine Like Royalty at the New Z Prime Italian Steakhouse

At a time when everything seems to be rushed, it’s a joy to enter the new and st...

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LWVS Reminds You To Vote on Thursday

lwvThe League of Women Voters of Scarsdale reminds all eligible voters to vote on the school bond referendum on Thursday February 8 from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM at the Scarsdale Middle School Gym at 134 Mamaroneck Road in Scarsdale.

For information on voter eligibility visit the School District's Voter Information webpage.

The League does not support the 2018 School Facilities Bond. To be clear, the League struggled with this statement because we do support investment in Scarsdale school facilities in order to maintain and enhance Scarsdale educational excellence and to ensure the health, safety and security of our students and staff. Moreover, we support a bond as a means of funding projects that address major facilities needs. We disagree with this proposal for substantive reasons and for the way in which it was conceived and presented to the community. Should the bond be voted down, the League hopes that the Board and Administration will begin a new bond process without delay and with a more fully integrated long-range vision. In short, we support a bond but not this particular bond.

Read the League's Full Statement on the 2018 Proposed School Facilities Bond.

On January 10, 2018, the LWVS held a General Membership Meeting on the 2018 Proposed School Facilities Bond. To view a video of the Public Information session, click here or visit the Scarsdale Public Television website.

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Public Comments Invited on Freightway Development January 22

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Cannon to Leave School Board, District Announces Retirement of Administrator and Teachers

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Police Report: Bronx Driver Arrested for DWI, Dog Bites Fed Ex Man

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Dine Like Royalty at the New Z Prime Italian Steakhouse

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Jill Spieler to Receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Award

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