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Somers HS teacher caught exposing himself in Ossining Public Library

April 27, 2018

OSSINING, N.Y. - A Somers High School teacher was exposing himself to adult patrons in the Ossining Public Library Thursday night and has been charged with public lewdness, according to police.

Jeffrey Wrightman, 60, of White Plains, has been a teacher at Somers High School since 2003 and police said he admitted to what he was doing when confronted by authorities. He teaches U.S.

Somers Judge Presides Over High School Classroom

SOMERS, N.Y.-On Wednesday, Nov. 15, students in Robert Carreira’s public affairs class at Somers High School sat attentively as Judge Michael J. McDermott discussed with them the inner workings of the three branches of government.

The visit was an important one for McDermott, who said that similar meetings with authority figures had a positive impact on his own life.

“I remember ...

Somers' Kennedy Catholic Musicians Perform in State Festival

SOMERS, N.Y.-Kennedy Catholic High School seniors Marie Hull and Hannah Tracy performed in the annual Westchester Area All-State Music Festival held at SUNY Purchase on Nov. 16.

Both honors students at Kennedy in Somers and four-year participants in the school’s music program, Hull was selected a trumpeter in the orchestra category while Tracy was selected as a violinist for the ...

Somers High School Students Visit Metropolitan Museum of Art

SOMERS, N.Y.-Forty Culture Club and Italian Club students visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art with their chaperones on Monday, Nov. 13.

The students took a guided Italian tour of Roman, Medieval, Renaissance and Post-Renaissance art, including a visit to the special Michelangelo exhibit. Two art history specialists from the museum led Somers students through its galleries focusing on Roman ...


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