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In the News 5/15

In the News 5/15

Noa Davies and Hadley Schwall May 15, 2022

Roe v. Wade Draft Opinion Leaks   The pending decision of the US Supreme Court case Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, has threatened to overturn the 1970 Roe v. Wade decision that...

A favorable resolution may be on the horizon in the districts payroll tax issue.

Payroll Tax Issue Prompts Review of Financial Processes

Justin Riggi May 8, 2022

While there was news on Friday that Dr. Thomas Hagerman would resign effective immediately, the matter of District errors in payment of payroll taxes remains. A favorable resolution now seems quite possible,...

For the first time since April 2019, the annual school Carnival made its much-anticipated return, bringing joy and laughter to thousands of Scarsdale residents on April 22nd to 23rd.

Scarsdale High School Carnival Returns

Irene Li and Neha Nayakkar May 4, 2022

For the first time since April 2019, on April 22 and 23, the annual school carnival made its much-anticipated return, bringing joy and laughter to thousands of Scarsdale residents. The event included carnival...

The Joro spiders with their high metabolism, increased heart rate, and personal parachute are predicted to arrive in New York in a few months.

Invasive Spiders Are Coming

Jennifer Schwartz April 27, 2022

Neon-colored, venomous, and practically able to fly through the air with their webs? While this description may bring about visualizations of a sci-fi villain, the Joro spiders are anything but evil. In...

Due to multiple clerical errors that occurred while depositing payroll taxes, the school district was fined $1.7 million in penalties by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

Our School District Owes $1.7 Million. Here’s What Happened.

Alexandra Chu April 27, 2022

On March 30, 2022, the Board of Education (BOE) revealed that Scarsdale Public Schools had been fined $1.7 million in penalties by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) due to multiple clerical errors that...

The beloved and feared carnival ride “The Zipper” has long been the dare-devilish ride of the annual Scarsdale High School Carnival, but where has it gone this year?

Where Did the Zipper Go?

Sydney Miller, Hadley Schwall April 27, 2022

The beloved and feared carnival ride “The Zipper” has long been the dare-devilish ride of the annual Scarsdale High School Carnival. Locked in individual cages, pairs of carnival-goers swing uncontrollably...

The Honors Wind Ensemble receives a final standing ovation after performing their last piece, Of Our New Day Begun, composed by Omar Thomas.

Scarsdale Wind Ensemble Performs at Carnegie Hall

James Liu April 25, 2022

Fresh off of Spring Break, the Scarsdale Honors Wind Ensemble performed at Carnegie Hall under the baton of Dr. Jason Noble on Tuesday, April 19th. This is not the first time that the Wind Ensemble has...

In the News 4/21

In the News 4/21

Noa Davies, Sydney Miller, and Hadley Schwall April 21, 2022

Dance Moves Toward Inclusivity Classical ballet, dating back to the Italian Renaissance courts of the 15th century, has long been controlled by rigid gender roles. The world of ballet has been making...

Stettnisch protesting in front of the Scarsdale Public Library with her flyer.

The Library Picket Scandal: Robin Stettnisch Tells Her Story

Alicia Xin and Grace Cheng April 19, 2022

In 2017, the Scarsdale Public Library announced it would be closing for a $21,000,000 renovation. Yet while millions of dollars were lavishly spent on the library’s expansion, long-term employees received...

In the News 4/14

In the News 4/14

Neha Nayakkar April 14, 2022

Ketanji Brown Jackson is confirmed by the Senate This past week, the Senate confirmed Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court. In late February, President Biden nominated Jackson to be...

The 64th Grammy Awards Ceremony was held on April 3, 2022 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Grammys 2022: Let’s Recap

Alexandra Chu April 11, 2022

And that’s a wrap, folks. Another year of great music ended in a night of happiness for some, disappointment for others, and surprise and confusion all around at the 64th Grammy Awards Ceremony on April...

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