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Westchester County awards more than $6 million in grants for 2018, 2019, and 2020 for programs under Westchester’s Invest-In-Kids. Photo courtesy Westchester.gov
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Westchester announces $6M for youth programs

County Executive Rob Astorino today announced that grants totaling more than $6 million – $2,123,000 annually for 2018, 2019 and 2020 – will be awarded to 34 agencies for 56 at-risk youth programs under Westchester’s Invest-In-Kids program. “Invest-In-Kids is a vital partnership between Westchester County and our non-profits that responds […]

The hands-on activity help students learn the connection between coding and algorithms.
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Code Creators builds on students’ programming knowledge

Students at F.E. Bellows Elementary School – who have been learning basic computer programming – recently participated in a hands-on activity that helped them understand the connection between coding and an algorithm, which is the sequence of commands that instruct a computer. Through the Code Creators workshop, which is part of […]

Charlotte Wald
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Obituary: Charlotte Wald

Charlotte Wald, a resident of Mamaroneck for more than 50 years, passed away peacefully on September 17, 2017 after a brief illness. She was 88 years old. Wald was a senior paralegal at the law firm Pennie & Edmonds for 28 years before retiring. She is survived by her son […]

Beth Nadler’s “Field.” Photo courtesy Beth Nadler
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Library announces ‘Dreaming of Flowers’ exhibit

Beth Nadler’s latest exhibit titled “Dreaming of Flowers,” opens in the Oresman Gallery at the Larchmont Public Library on Oct. 3, and will continue to be on view through Oct. 30. Additionally, there will be a reception honoring the artist on Saturday, Oct. 7, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. […]

The food waste recycling program began on Sept. 18. Contributed photos
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Commission launches food waste recycling program

The Larchmont-Mamaroneck Joint Garbage Disposal Commission has announced the launch of their Food Waste Recycling Program. They will begin accepting residents’ food waste for recycling on Monday, Sept. 18. The drop-off location and hours are the following: Maxwell Avenue Sanitation Center at 41 Maxwell Ave., Larchmont. The center is open […]