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About Us

Scarsdale10583.com is your community website, for Scarsdale, Edgemont and Hartsdale, New York. Content includes village and school news, events, people, real estate, food, arts, sports, entertainment and opinion. Founded in January 2009, the site has become a vital community resource. Content, advertisements, classified ads, photos and letters are welcome and should be sent to the site email address: scarsdalecomments@gmail.com .

Contributors:

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Joanne Wallenstein

Joanne Wallenstein: Before launching Scarsdale10583.com in January 2009, Joanne worked in magazine publishing, advertising and internet marketing. A Scarsdale resident for over 20 years, she volunteered for many community organizations including the PTA, and the League of Women Voters and was elected to serve on the School Board Nominating Committee and the Citizens Nominating Committee. Her three children are graduates of the Scarsdale Public Schools and she lives in Greenacres. Contact her at scarsdalecomments@gmail.com


Melissa Hellman
has lived in Scarsdale with her family for over 13 years. She has been MelissaHellmanactive on various PTA committees including several years on the Board of the Scarsdale Task Force on Drugs and Alcohol. A former employee of IBM, she has spent the last few years volunteering at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in White Plains and working for The Scarsdale Adult School. She is often seen walking in Fox Meadow with her constant companion, Moby, pictured below.

 

Stacie Waldman: Stacie Waldman's background is in sales, marketing, and public health. She worked for big pharma for 9 years then earned he master's degree in public health at Johns Hopkins. She then combined her interest in public health with her industry experience to build public private partnerships for health. She volunteers with the Junior League of Central Westchester and is their social media chairperson. She loves to write, hike, and travel. She is married with two children.

skolnikheadshotDeborah Skolnik grew up in Edgemont. She spent her days on the stoop waiting for the Good Humor Man, and in her spare time attended Greenville Elementary and Edgemont High School. After graduating from Cornell, she embarked on a publishing career working for some of the country's leading publications, including Woman's Day, The New York Daily News, Parents, and Parenting. She writes frequently for many leading magazines, including Woman's Day, Family Circle, Ladies' Home Journal, and All You, in addition to contributing to Scarsdale10583.com. She lives in Greenacres with her husband and two children.

 


 


Schools

The Centennial Graduation at Scarsdale High School

The Centennial Graduation at Scarsdale High School

Threats of thundershowers brought the graduation for the SHS Class of 2017 indoors but did not dampen the spirits of the happy seniors and their famil...

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Parenting

A School Graduation Proceeds Rain and Shine

A School Graduation Proceeds Rain and Shine

The rain couldn't put a damper on anyone's mood at the Scarsdale Alternative School's senior graduation. Due to SAS's small size and personal nature, ...

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Shout it Out

A Sustainable Long-Term Plan for Greenacres

A Sustainable Long-Term Plan for Greenacres

( This is the opinion of site founder Joanne Wallenstein ) As I watched the joyful graduation of the 100th class of Scarsdale students this week, and re...

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Around Town

School Board to Consider Revisions to Residency Requirements

School Board to Consider Revisions to Residency Requirements

A much discussed policy on the admittance of non-resident students has been revised by the district lawyers and will be voted on at the meeting of the S...

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On Our Minds

From the Library: Used NYSSMA Books Wanted Plus Help for the Book Sale

From the Library: Used NYSSMA Books Wanted Plus Help for the Book Sale

Scarsdale resident Lee Fischman had an idea and with the efforts of the Scarsdale Public Library and Scarsdale Middle School Music Department young mu...

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The Goods

Feiner Says Residents Are At Each Other's Throats, and the EIC Replies

Feiner Says Residents Are At Each Other's Throats, and the EIC Replies

This week, Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner continued to do battle with the Edgemont Incorporation Committee over their fight to incorporate as ...

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Village Voices

Fireworks Spectacular on Thursday June 29th, Carnival on July 4th at the Pool

Fireworks Spectacular on Thursday June 29th, Carnival on July 4th at the Pool

The Scarsdale Parks and Recreation Department have announced the annual fireworks spectacular and the July 4th carnival at the Scarsdale Pool Complex....

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On Our Radar

Tennis News

Tennis News

The Scarsdale Women's Tennis A(2) team celebrated the end of a successful season with an outdoor lunch on Tuesday June 27. Captained by Susan Groner a...

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Neighborhood News

July 4th Celebrations in Arthur Manor and Greenacres

July 4th Celebrations in Arthur Manor and Greenacres

Two neighborhood associations are inviting residents to July 4th celebrations and also looking for volunteers:

The Arthur Manor Neighborhood Association...

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People

SHS Assistant Principal O'Gorman Sheds Light on Changes to School

SHS Assistant Principal O'Gorman Sheds Light on Changes to School

This past September, Andrea O'Gorman moved up from Director of Counseling to Assistant Principal of Scarsdale High School. In this interview with rece...

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Good Work

Summer Mandarin Classes at the Teen Center

Summer Mandarin Classes at the Teen Center

The Scarsdale Teen Center, more popularly known as The Center@862, will be offering beginning Mandarin classes to elementary and middle school student...

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Open Houses

Weekend Open House Tour

Weekend Open House Tour

There's still time to buy a house in move in before the opening of the school year in September. Here's a nice list of weekend open houses to check out...

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