Tuesday, Nov 29th

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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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Scarsdale Elects New CNC Members and Passes Amendment to Allow Non-Citizen Residents To Participate On The CNC

Scarsdale Elects New CNC Members and Passes Amendment to Allow Non-Citizen Residents To Participate On The CNC

Greenacres candidate Zhendi Shi casting her ballot Twelve new members were elected to serve on the Scarsdale Citizen’s Nomination Committee (CNC) on Tu...

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Around Town

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From Boys to Men: Reshaping Manhood

From Boys to Men: Reshaping Manhood

Reshaping our concept of manhood and challenging stereotypes is a key factor in reducing gender- based violence. SFCS, the Scarsdale Safe Coalition an...

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Neighborhood News

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Scarsdale Boys Soccer Team Wins the New York State Class AA Championship

Scarsdale Boys Soccer Team Wins the New York State Class AA Championship

It was two months ago when I first wrote about Scarsdale High School’s, now legendary, boys soccer team. They had won their first six matches and were...

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On Our Minds

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Volunteers at WRT Cook Thanksgiving Dinners for Those in Need

Volunteers at WRT Cook Thanksgiving Dinners for Those in Need

Congregants from Westchester Reform Temple are doing their part to fight food insecurity in our local communities. To ensure that as many people as po...

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On Our Radar

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A Magical Night in Edgewood

A Magical Night in Edgewood

On November 18th, Edgewood Elementary School hosted a Family Fun Night where local magician Joseph Fields amazed the crowd. During the course of two s...

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Parenting

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Going Private: A Wide Array of Educational Opportunities in Our Area

Going Private: A Wide Array of Educational Opportunities in Our Area

When you ask most newcomers why they put down their roots in Scarsdale, you’re likely to hear that the terrific public schools the top reason for the ...

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Village Voices

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Backed by SNAP, Residents Cry Foul on Crossway Lights at Village Board Meeting

Backed by SNAP, Residents Cry Foul on Crossway Lights at Village Board Meeting

A well organized group of Quaker Ridge residents renewed their campaign against a proposal to install lights at Crossway Field at a pre-Thanksgiving m...

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Shout it Out

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CNC Invites Public To Organization Meeting November 28, 2022

CNC Invites Public To Organization Meeting November 28, 2022

The Citizens Nominating Committee welcomed 12 newly elected members and invites the public to observe its first meeting on Monday, November 28, 2022 a...

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School News

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Much to Share 30 Years After Graduation from Scarsdale High School

Much to Share 30 Years After Graduation from Scarsdale High School

Peter Yaverbaum, Jacob Appel, Allison Weinberg, Howard Gertler, Peter Grosz and Adriana Souza from the SHS Class of 1992 Though it’s been thirty years ...

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Schools

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Middle School Students Encouraged to Stand Up and Be the Change

Middle School Students Encouraged to Stand Up and Be the Change

On November 18th students at Scarsdale Middle School took part in a powerful day of learning when the school held its 19th annual Human Rights Day. Th...

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The Goods

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Who Do You Think Should Win the Scarsdale Bowl? Committee Seeks 2023 Honoree

Who Do You Think Should Win the Scarsdale Bowl? Committee Seeks 2023 Honoree

The 2022 Scarsdale Bowl Committee is looking for nominations for the 2023 Bowl Award winner. The Committee will hold its first of several meetings ded...

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Real Estate

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The Lack of Homes on the Market Drives Prices Up

The Lack of Homes on the Market Drives Prices Up

Though the national headlines have been pointing to recession and downturn, the story in the Scarsdale real estate market is different, at least for n...

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Today's News

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Arts and Entertainment

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Cellist Peter Stumpf to Perform with Hoff-Barthelson Festival Orchestra

Cellist Peter Stumpf to Perform with Hoff-Barthelson Festival Orchestra

Works by Grieg, Tchaikovsky and Sibelius will be performed at Hoff-Barthelson Music School’s Festival Orchestra’s 2022-2023 season opening concert on ...

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People

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Family Fun Day on November 25

Family Fun Day on November 25

The Scarsdale Business Alliance in Partnership with Scarsdale Moms Announces its Second Family Fun Event, Townsgiving, and its Line-Up of Activities &...

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Health

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November Is Diabetes Awareness Month: Watch Out for Signs of Neuropathy

November Is Diabetes Awareness Month: Watch Out for Signs of Neuropathy

Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that causes pain and numbness in the hands, legs and feet of diabetics; in fact, diabetic neuropathy is ...

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Pet of the Week

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Beckett: A Standout in Heathcote

Beckett: A Standout in Heathcote

In a village of cuddly goldendoodles and cockapoos, a large agile, muscular, 70lb German Shepard named Beckett is a true standout. Shepherds were orig...

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