Upcoming Events

Tue, July 5, 7:00 PM

Lewisboro Library, South Salem

DIY Scrubs for Teens

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Wed, July 6, 7:00 PM

The Horse and Hound Inn, South Salem

Pop-Up Comedy Night in South Salem

Thu, July 7, 6:30 PM

Lewisboro Library, South Salem

Evening Mahjong at the Library

Obituaries

May 14, 1944 - May 26, 2022
Barbara Way Woodstead (née Griswold) died on May 26, after a valiant fight against ...
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Mar 3, 1926 - Apr 27, 2022
Leslie (Les) Bischoff died peacefully on April 27 in Oneonta. He was 96. He was born March 7, 1926, ...
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Jan 9, 1939 - Mar 6, 2022
John (“Unc”) Kinnally passed away on March 6 at home surrounded by his family and in ...
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Becoming a resource agent for teens who need help

June 29, 2022

Dear Dr. Linda, 

I do not have any questions about children and education (as mine are young adults already). My question pertains to me. I am a healthcare professional and have been for more than 30 years. I provide primary healthcare to children and adolescents, and I also have a particular interest in the educational journey of my teenage patients. 

I often will come across ...

Lucky Charms

The concept of luck has always intrigued me. The definition of luck is to be fortunate or successful by chance. Some people appear to be born lucky — they lead a charmed life filled with all the beauty and riches life has to offer. 

For the rest of us, luck is hoped to be brought about by the belief in a personal talisman-like wearing lucky socks or lucky earrings to a job ...

Civics Ed

We are in tumultuous times. The recent Supreme Court decisions, the January 6th investigation, and a congress frozen by partisan dysfunction cause us to question whether our democracy is on the ropes. And school boards across the country and locally are under fire by parents wanting to know where, and if, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and Critical Race Theory (CRT) fit into the ...

For the graduates

In a writing workshop that I attended in 2020, we were given the prompt to write a graduation speech. My own granddaughter was graduating from a beautiful private high school up in Massachusetts that year, but unfortunately the graduation did not take place until the following year because of Covid. A part of the speech I would have given to her class would have applied only to her and her ...

A Question of Tuition

As other families who share our experience can attest, when you lose a child, there is yet something to be gained: the privilege of helping others in your child’s name.

That’s what we’ve tried to do since 2003 with our Harrison Apar Field of Dreams Foundation. Born with a rare dwarfism and an indomitable spirit, our 38-inches-tall son was 15 when he passed that year, after ...

PCSB Launches Express Loans for Businesses

June 30, 2022

-New online technology to provide faster, more flexible financing-

 Yorktown Heights, NY, June 23, 2022—PCSB Bank has announced the launch of Express Loans for small businesses, which feature streamlined online applications and quick turnaround. The product engages new technology to enable business owners to obtain fast and flexible financing to meet evolving needs such as ...

Sign Up for July TAPinto Ownership Opportunities Webinar

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro will be holding an informational webinar on July 13, 2022, at 12:30 p.m. for anyone who may be interested in owning/operating a TAPinto local news and digital marketing platform.

"TAPinto has become the dominant player in the local news and digital marketing space," Shapiro said. "I look forward to our July ...

Veteran Journalist James McQueeny Joins TAPinto as News Around New Jersey Managing Editor and Columnist

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto is announcing veteran New Jersey journalist James McQueeny is joining TAPinto as News Around New Jersey Managing Editor and Columnist.

"We are thrilled to welcome veteran journalist and public policy analyst James McQueeny to the TAPinto family. Jim brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to TAPinto," TAPinto Founder and CEO ...

TAPinto Owners and Publishers Attend Networking Event

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — TAPinto's franchise owners gathered in person for the first time in more than two years in Berkeley Heights on June 6, 2022, at a networking event. For some TAPinto owners, it's the first time they were able to see one another in person.

The publishers had a chance to catch up and hear from TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro. Sen. Jon Bramnick, a ...