NORTH SALEM, N.Y.-The North Salem High School Robotics Team “tech-wise guys” (and two girls!) advanced to the regional tournament of the FIRST Tech Challenge after qualifying in Peekskill. The team also won the Motivational Award. The regional championship is Feb. 11 at Pace University in Pleasantville.
North Salem Robotics Team Advances to Regional Championship
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By CONNOR SKELTONMay 18, 2018
Kingsley’s is back!
After recuperating from a fire in early February, the local deli and pizzeria is back serving its devoted customers and now features an updated infrastructure with a new look.
It can be hard for any small business to deal with major unforeseen problems like a fire and Kingsley’s depended on the community for its support to get through the last few ...
By DOMINICK DEPOLEMay 18, 2018
PUTNAM VALLEY, N.Y.— Riding high on a four-game winning streak into its road game against league-rival Putnam Valley on Friday, North Salem fell too far behind in the first half in a 15-6 loss.
In a fast paced and physical affair from the opening face-off, visiting North Salem trailed 4-2 after a competitive first quarter.
But Putnam Valley’s offense broke through in the second ...
By DOMINICK DEPOLEMay 17, 2018
North Salem senior Katie Wagner is a midfielder on the varsity girls lacrosse team.
How old were you when you started playing lacrosse and how did you get started?
I was in third grade when I was asked if I would be interested in playing on the new girls lacrosse team in North Salem.
What is your favorite part about being a part of the girls lacrosse team at North Salem?
My favorite ...
May 17, 2018
Boy Scout William O’Leary will be earning his Eagle Scout award on May 19.
While this honor is always special, it’s especially so for O’Leary, who is the first from Troop 4 to earn the award. Troop 4 was created in 2013 and O’Leary is part of the four founding members.
For his project, he used GPS systems and maps to locate and note the boundaries of five ...
By JODI WEINBERGERMay 16, 2018
NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - The North Salem School District is grieving the loss of its middle school / high school art teacher Lauren Svendsen.
Svendsen died Tuesday, May 15, when a tree fell on her car during the powerful storm in New Fairfield, Conn., according to school officials. Her son, age 3, was in the car when the tree fell but was not injured.
Superintendent Ken Freeston sent an ...
By JODI WEINBERGERMay 15, 2018
NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - North Salem District voters passed the 2018-19 budget and capital reserve fund spending on Tuesday, May 15, allowing the district to move forward with a project to reconstruct the water supply system at the middle school / high school.
The budget passed with 201 to 74 votes and Proposition 2 (allowing for spending from the capital reserve fund) passed with 219 to 45 ...
By JODI WEINBERGERMay 14, 2018
A new initiative at Pequenakonck Elementary is encouraging kids and their families to think more about health and wellness.
“I would go into classrooms and I would notice the kids’ snacks, generally, weren’t really healthy,” said Assistant Principal Stephanie Bell. “There’s a whole child approach where you want their nutrition to be good because that will ...