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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:

Joanne11 19Joanne 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.

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.

Laura Halligan is a writer, editor, and marketing professional with over 25 years of experience in corporate communications. Her background includes 10 years with UBS, where she served as manager of branding and marketing services, and work as a publicist for clients such as Mitsubishi Motors and Janssen Pharmaceutica. Laura has been an active volunteer in Scarsdale for years, and currently serves as a consultant for The Acceleration Project and a member of the Scarsdale Village Advisory Committee on Communications. She has lived Heathcote with her husband and two daughters since 2009.

Food Columnist Judie Dweck: Before writing for Scarsdale 10583, Judie taught second grade in NYC and later taught creative cooking for children at Edgewood and Fox Meadow Schools and at the Scarsdale Day Camp. She authored food related articles for Jack and Jill Magazine, The Pleasure of Cooking and Scarsdale Inquirer. Her three grown children are graduates of the Scarsdale Public Schools.

Sportswriter Ray Cooper is an investment banker at Citi in New York. He has lived in Scarsdale for 20 years. He coached travel basketball and softball for several years and is an active member of Westchester Reform Temple. He lives in Heathcote and his two children are graduates of Scarsdale High School. Ray received a BS from Lehigh University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He can be reached at Raymondcooper@optonline.net.

 

 


Good Work

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Graduation 2022: They Weathered it All

Graduation 2022: They Weathered it All

In a sign of the uncertainty of the era, this year Scarsdale High School reserved three dates for their graduation: Thursday morning June 23, Thursday...

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Around Town

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A School Holds 50th Graduation

A School Holds 50th Graduation

In a fitting end to a tumultuous four years at Scarsdale High School, uncertain weather caused the A School to move their ceremony, which is tradition...

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Neighborhood News

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Fireworks Spectacular at the Scarsdale Pool Thursday June 30

Fireworks Spectacular at the Scarsdale Pool Thursday June 30

After a 2 year pause due to COVID-19, the Village of Scarsdale’s Annual Fireworks Spectacular, open to the public, will be presented at the Scarsdale ...

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On Our Minds

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Letter to the Editor: Building Trust and Moving Forward

Letter to the Editor: Building Trust and Moving Forward

This letter was written by Diane Greenwald.
It is unfortunate that the slim report released yesterday about the District payroll tax issues did not com...

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On Our Radar

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A Lively Fireworks Show at the Scarsdale Pool

A Lively Fireworks Show at the Scarsdale Pool

Every year, during July 4th’s Independence Day Celebrations, Scarsdale sets up a remarkable firework show for the community to enjoy. With the firewor...

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Parenting

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Arthur Manor 94th Annual July 4th Parade and Ceremony

Arthur Manor 94th Annual July 4th Parade and Ceremony

The Arthur Manor Neighborhood Association will hold its 94th Annual July 4th parade and ceremony on Monday, July 4th. The lineup for the parade will b...

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Village Voices

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Scouts Plead with Village to Reopen the Girl Scout House

Scouts Plead with Village to Reopen the Girl Scout House

Some of the community’s youngest citizens sat patiently at Village Hall on Tuesday night June 28, well after their bedtimes, waiting to address the Ma...

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Shout it Out

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School News

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Schools

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School Board Sanctions Treasurer and Assistant Superintendent for IRS Issue

School Board Sanctions Treasurer and Assistant Superintendent for IRS Issue

Amidst accolades for departing Board members and statements of gratitude for their service, the Board of Education failed to discuss two significant a...

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The Goods

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Greenacres Fifth Graders Move Up

Greenacres Fifth Graders Move Up

In a joyous celebration, a moving up ceremony for members of the Greenacres Class of 2022 was held in the new multipurpose room of the school on June ...

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Real Estate

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Committee Holds Over Decisions to Raze 19 Dolma Road, 1 Obry Drive and 76 Birchall Drive

Committee Holds Over Decisions to Raze 19 Dolma Road, 1 Obry Drive and 76 Birchall Drive

76 Birchall Drive Some interest in preserving a few Scarsdale homes was sparked at a meeting of the Committee for Historic Preservation at Village Hall...

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Today's News

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Police Report: Honda Stolen from Garden Road

Police Report: Honda Stolen from Garden Road

Stolen car: A 2012 Honda, worth $17,000, was stolen from a Garden Road driveway June 23. She said the car had been locked, and one set of keys was mis...

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Arts and Entertainment

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Join Greenacres Neighbors for July 4 Celebration

Join Greenacres Neighbors for July 4 Celebration

The Greenacres Neighborhood Association will relaunch its Fourth of July Celebration next week after a two year hiatus due to COVID.

The celebration, f...

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People

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Students Meet with Paulin and Stewart-Cousins

Students Meet with Paulin and Stewart-Cousins

LWVS’ Students Inside Albany Winners, Sarah Vibbert and Alicia Xin, with Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Assemblywoman Amy Paulin on...

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Health

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Not Enough Time to Exercise? Try Express Workouts and Yoga

Not Enough Time to Exercise? Try Express Workouts and Yoga

You’ve got only 20 minutes free to hit the gym. Should you even bother going?

Absolutely! In fact, I have found 20 minutes to be the ideal workout leng...

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Pet of the Week

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Pet of the Week Ruby: Look for Her in the Dining Tent

Pet of the Week Ruby: Look for Her in the Dining Tent

My name is Ruby and I am a 6 year old Cavapoo. I love to hang out with my Dad Marvin under the tent in Scarsdale and enjoy an occasional latte at Star...

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