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Six 2019 National Merit Finalists at John Jay High School  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay High School has produced six 2019 National Merit Scholarship finalists: Shu-Nan Chang, Thomas Feinstein, Ruby Potash ...



6 2019 National Merit Finalists At John Jay HS  Bedford, NY Patch

CROSS RIVER, NY — John Jay High School announced there are six 2019 National Merit Finalists: Shu-Nan Chang, Thomas Feinstein, Ruby Potash ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Preliminary Budget Nearly $1 Million Under Tax Cap  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - Shortfalls in the state budget, potentially as high as $2 billion, have caused financial uncertainty in Albany, which could make up the deficit ...



Harlem Wizards Player Comes to Increase Miller  TAPinto.net

GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. - Big J of the Harlem Wizards stopped by Increase Miller Elementary School on Jan. 4. The 6-foot-8 basketball player, who played at ...



John Jay High School Locked Down Accidentally  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - John Jay High School was locked down at around 3:16 p.m. Thursday, but it appears to be inadvertent, police and school officials said.



John Jay High School Teen of the Month: Emily Knowlton  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – For John Jay High School senior Emily Knowlton, helping others is always forefront in her mind. It's this strong commitment to giving back ...



John Jay High School​ Science Teacher Named Master Teacher  Bedford, NY Patch

John Jay Teacher Named Master Teacher - Bedford-Katonah, NY - She is the second teacher at John Jay High School to receive this honor.



John Jay High School Students Perform 'Harvey' This Weekend  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – After weeks of preparation, John Jay High School students are excited to put a *fresh* spin on a 74-year-old Pulitzer Prize-winning play.



Seniors Direct Freshmen in John Jay High School Play  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – The students have become the teachers at John Jay High School.



Photos: 2018 John Jay High School Graduation  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. - The John Jay High School Class of 2018 graduated Tuesday, June 19, at Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts in Katonah.



John Jay High School Teen of the Month: Abigail Wilson  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – For Abigail Wilson, John Jay High School senior and stage manager, managing the chaos of live theater is where she thrives.



John Jay HS Announces January Concert Series  Bedford, NY Patch

John Jay HS Announces January Concert Series - Bedford-Katonah, NY - All performances are open to the public and are free of charge.



Survey Says: John Jay Students Grade Their School  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - What grades did John Jay High School seniors give their teachers?



Freshman Play Begins, Caps Theater Experience at John Jay HS  Bedford, NY Patch

John Jay HS Freshman Present Play - Bedford-Katonah, NY - The Freshman Play gives experienced seniors the opportunity to be directors instead of actors.



John Jay HS Announces Class of 2019 Valedictorian, Salutatorian  Bedford, NY Patch

John Jay HS Announces Val, Sal For 2019 - Bedford-Katonah, NY - The district bases these awards on students' first three years of high school.



Indians close out Huskers on road: Murphy sets new career-high; Ford leads Jay past Brewster  TAPinto.net

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - When games are tight down the stretch, teams usually rely on their veteran leadership to help get them through some pressure-packed ...



JJHS Music Tech Students Present At Apple Tech Conference  Bedford, NY Patch

Music Tech Students Present At Apple Conference - Bedford-Katonah, NY - John Jay students shared their original music and discussed their classroom ...



Seniors Honored At John Jay HS Senior Recognition Awards  Bedford, NY Patch

Seniors Honored At John Jay HS - Bedford-Katonah, NY - It was a chance to recognize the accomplishments of the senior class one final time before graduation.



Eight John Jay Students Are National Merit Semifinalists  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay High School has produced eight semi-finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition. They join the approximate ...



John Jay hockey skates past St. Paul's  TAPinto.net

BREWSTER, N.Y. - With the game tied, John Jay was looking for a big goal in the third period and Charlie Oestreicher obliged.



New Katonah-Lewisboro Policy Would Regulate Private Tutoring, Coaching  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – A policy that would prevent teachers and coaches from being hired by parents to provide one-on-one tutoring to their students during the ...



John Jay Valedictorian: Katherine Ricca  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – During her high school years, Katie Ricca was regularly told by her guidance counselor that her grade point average sounded like the ...



John Jay Girls Soccer Team Advances to Quarterfinals with 4-0 Win  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, NY — On a John Jay-Cross River team loaded with talent, Ana Dorta, with 20 goals, has been the Indians' leading scorer this season while Erin ...



High Hopes for John Jay Boys Hoops with Four Starters Back  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - When senior Dean Ford tore his ACL early in the football season, it dealt John Jay's boys basketball team a blow. With Ford out for the ...



Lewisboro Woman Arrested in Road Rage Incident  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD, N.Y. – A 57-year-old Lewisboro woman was arrested Thursday, Oct. 4, for her alleged involvement in a road rage incident on I-684.



Changes to School Start Times Considered in Katonah-Lewisboro  TAPinto.net

School days for Katonah-Lewisboro middle school students would start at least a half-hour later under classroom-schedule revisions being considered by the ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Orion Cummings  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – “Orion is the kind of student every teacher wishes to have in the classroom; he is hard-working, self-motivated, and a real team player,” ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Heather Sherr  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - As a child, John Jay High School senior Heather Sherr always had a natural curiosity towards science, especially in the area of biology.



Athlete Spotlight: Lauren Pollack a Leader for Cross-Country Team  TAPinto.net

John Jay senior Lauren Pollak was a member of the Indians' varsity girls cross-country team. The team won its fourth straight Section 1 team title this season and ...



Westchester HS Grad, Longtime Trump Adviser Roger Stone Arrested In Russia Investigation  Daily Voice

Roger Stone, an area native and former adviser and longtime confidant of President Donald Trump, was arrested in Florida early Friday morning, Jan. 25 on a ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Sona Minasian  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – For John Jay High School senior Sona Minasian, music isn't just an interest but a passion that guides her life both academically and ...



Katonah Resident Remembered in Song  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – “Esther, what's your story?” Katonah native Lisa Brigantino wonders aloud on a song from her new album. Even as a youngster, this ...



John Jay HS Designated No Place for Hate by ADL  Bedford, NY Patch

CROSS RIVER, NY — The Anti-Defamation League, an international organization committed to fair treatment to all, has recognized John Jay High School's ...



Affordable Housing Deadline Looms in Lewisboro; Extra Meeting Scheduled  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Planning Board members have scheduled an extra meeting for Thursday, Jan. 24, to review a 42-unit affordable housing complex as ...



Athlete Spotlight: Isaiah Rust of John Jay  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay graduate Isaiah Rust was a defenseman on the varsity boys lacrosse team.



Athlete Spotlight: John Jay Goalkeeper Heads Into Final Varsity Season  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Allison Oestreicher has been a standout goalkeeper at John Jay High School. After a shoulder injury in eighth grade, she came back in a ...



John Jay HS Valedictorian Seeks To Become Assistant DA  Bedford, NY Patch

Valedictorian Seeks To Become Assistant DA - Bedford-Katonah, NY - During high school, Katherine Ricca volunteered doing home repairs at no cost to ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Year in Review—2018  TAPinto.net

KATONAH-LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Another momentous year has ended in Katonah and Lewisboro, and it is time to reminisce and recap the most noteworthy ...



John Jay Graduate Joins Pro Frisbee Team  TAPinto.net

CHICAGO - John Jay High School, well-known for its football, ice hockey and lacrosse teams, has another high-achieving team. Today, Ultimate Frisbee is one ...



Photos: Blonde Ambition Rocks Katonah Memorial Park  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – Blonde Ambition, a local band that plays rock, pop and Motown favorites, got families dancing at Katonah Memorial Park on Thursday, July 26.



Lewisboro: More swastikas found at John Jay High School  The Journal News | LoHud.com

On Monday more swastikas were found at John Jay High School, the latest anti-Semitic vandalism in Lewisboro.



Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Guy Pillon  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Chemistry provides “the ability to look at the world, the universe at a microscopic scale and be able to see the fundamentality of things,” ...



Carrying on a Legacy: Katonah Woman Takes over Late Husband's Practice  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – Michael McAnaw built his reputation as an Edward Jones financial advisor around being a family man. “The first thing that was really touching ...



Vista-Lewisboro Scouts Accomplishments Celebrates  TAPinto.net

VISTA, N.Y. – On Tuesday, Nov. 13, Vista-Lewisboro Boy Scouts Troop 101 held its biannual Court of Honor at the Vista Firehouse. There, Scouts were awarded ...



John Jay High School's Heather Sherr Named Regeneron Semi-Finalist  HamletHub

John Jay High School is proud to announce that Heather Sherr has been named a Regeneron Science Talent Search Semi-Finalist for her work on metabolic ...



John Jay Indians Cruise into State Final Four  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD, N.Y.— Stacey Wierl wasn't happy with her team's play late in the first half and she let them know about it at halftime. But when the final buzzer ...



Lewisboro Could Face Lawsuit If 42-unit Complex Not Approved Soon  TAPinto.net

UPDATE: The Lewisboro Town Board adopted the "model ordinance" at its Dec. 10 meeting. Housing monitor Stephen Robinson commented on Lewisboro's ...



Wilmoth's 6 Goals Lead John Jay Indians to Share of League Title  TAPinto.net

John Jay-Cross River's girls lacrosse squad clinched a share of its league title with Brewster by winning 19-11 at Lakeland/Panas on May 10. “It means a lot to ...



This Westchester School District Just Named Best In State  Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

The Katonah-Lewisboro School District was named the "best school district" in New York state, by 24/7 Wall St. The financial news and opinion company based ...



New Beer Crazes Keep South Salem's Scott Vaccaro Busy  TAPinto.net

ELMSFORD, N.Y. – Scott Vaccaro's boundless creativity when it comes to making beer is matched only by his customer's thirst for it. The Captain Lawrence ...



Two Dead in Boating Accident in Goldens Bridge  TAPinto.net

Editor's Note: This story was updated at 2:07 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, with additional information. GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. – Two New York City fishermen ...



Ivey Qualifies for States in Hurdles  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y.— John Jay's boys track and field squad had a record breaking day at the Section 1 Class B championships on May 25 as Bryan Ivey broke ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Daylin Lichtman  TAPinto.net

Editor's Note: This is the Teen of the Month article for July. Its publication was bumped up a few weeks to coincide with the high school graduation.



'Little Shop of Horrors' Opens in Katonah-Lewisboro  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - Come laugh, cry and tap your toes this weekend at John Jay High School, where the Performing Arts Department will put on four ...



"...We've Been Blood, Sweat and Tears for This Moment  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y.— During a torrential storm in a game at Somers back in early May, a lightbulb went off for John Jay-Cross River's girls lacrosse team.



Green Way Markets to Replace DeCicco Family Markets in Cross River  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – A new grocery store is set to open in the Orchard Square Shopping Center around Memorial Day, a representative of the shopping center ...



John Jay's Heather Sherr Named a Regeneron Scholar  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Heather Sherr, a senior at John Jay High School, has been selected as one of the top 300 scholars in the Regeneron Science Talent ...



John Jay fails to really address 'Indian' mascot: View  The Journal News | LoHud.com

John Jay High School still employs Indian imagery, despite earlier decisions to stop using that mascot. A student poll perpetuates discrimination.



Former Lewisboro Supervisor, Tom Herzog, Dies  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Thomas Herzog, an educator, a former town supervisor and one of Lewisboro's most-dedicated community servants, died Sunday, Jan.



Katonah Mother-Daughter Team Launches Fashion Business  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – It is a startup story that one could easily imagine on an episode of “Shark Tank.” A telegenic mother-daughter team who came up with an ...



STEAM Lab Approved for Former Lewisboro Elementary School classroom  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – A 965-square-foot classroom in the former Lewisboro Elementary School will be converted into a “maker space” for STEAM learning ...



John Jay Baseball Crushes Lakeland for First Win  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. — It's been a difficult start to the baseball season for John Jay-Cross River. The Indians had a two-run lead against Lakeland but the ...



South Salem's Max Goodman Clears Real-Life Hurdles to Win Hometown 5K  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Most parents figure out that it is nearly impossible to dictate a passion for their child to follow. It has to come from within and if it does, ...



Photos: Katonah Library Benefit  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – Katonah Village Library held a Harvest Table Benefit cocktail party on Saturday, Nov. 3. A variety of seasonally inspired foods were ...



Two Added to Lewisboro Land Trust's Access Nature board  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Access Nature, a Lewisboro Land Trust program that brings the benefits of nature to disabled and disadvantaged populations, has added ...



Help Is Here for Domestic Violence Victims  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. - In its second year, New Dawn Family Resource Center plans to expand its services for domestic abuse victims. The center, in a discreet ...



Katonah-Lewisboro School Board Fills Administrative Vacancies  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Jeffrey Swiatowicz has been appointed the new principal of John Jay Middle School, effective July 1.



Photos: Katonah-Lewisboro Students Head Back to School  TAPinto.net

KATONAH/LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Classes began Wednesday, Sept. 5, at Katonah-Lewisboro schools, and we asked parents to send us first-day photos of their ...



Drowsy Driver Crashes in Katonah; Shuts Down I-684 for 15 Hours  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – A stretch of I-684 in Katonah closed for more than 15 hours Sunday after a pickup truck crashed into and severely damaged an exit sign ...



Victoria Piacentino 'Drowns Stress' in Pool  TAPinto.net

KATONAH-LEWISBORO, N.Y. - Victoria Piacentino is a senior at John Jay High School. She has swum on the varsity swim and dive team for three years.



Window View  TAPinto.net

The other day, I used a copy of an oil painting by a Spanish artist as our writing class inspiration. The painting depicted two women looking out of an open ...



Bittker, Calves to Run for Bedford Town Board  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD, N.Y. – Bedford Supervisor Chris Burdick will be joined by two political newcomers on this year's local Democratic ticket.



Lewisboro Chamber President Chuck Tator Is a Fixture of Local Business  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – As proprietor of the oldest business in Lewisboro, it is fitting that Chuck Tator serves as president of the town's Chamber of Commerce.



Incumbent, Newcomer Run Uncontested for Kat-Lewisboro School Board  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Two candidates are vying for two seats on the Katonah-Lewisboro School District Board of Education.



Lewisboro Police Blotter: Cyclist Struck on Route 35  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – A motorist said confusion over hand signals led to him striking a bicyclist on Route 35 on Sunday.



Grin and Beer It  TAPinto.net

Greetings, current and future beer enthusiasts! I am deeply honored for the opportunity to share information and tips about my favorite liquid—craft ...



Bedford Could be Affected by Con Edison's Natural Gas Moratorium  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD, N.Y. – The impact of Con Edison's abrupt freeze on new applications for natural gas *service* was expected to vary widely throughout Westchester, ...



Bedford Town Board to Make Permanent Cherry Street Speed Humps  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. – An experimental effort to slow down speeding drivers on 30-mph Cherry Street has proved successful enough to warrant permanent ...



Bedford's Glenn Close Gives Back to Families in Need  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – Bedford resident Glenn Close, who three weeks ago was awarded Best Actress at the Golden Globes for her performance in “The Wife,” spent ...



John Jay HS Announces Class of 2018 Valedictorian, Salutatorian  Patch.com

CROSS RIVER, NY — The valedictorian and salutatorian for John Jay High School's Class of 2018 has been announced. Katherine Ricca is the valedictorian, ...



Obituary: Ryan Joseph Levesque, 39, South Salem Native  TAPinto.net

Ryan Joseph Levesque, of Redding, Conn., passed away suddenly on Saturday, July 28 (while camping with his family). He was 39. He was the loving husband ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Henry King  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – “Every so often, you have a student come into your life that inspires you as you teach them. Henry is that person for me. Every interaction ...



Neighbors of Proposed Vista Car Wash Concerned with Water Quality  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Neighbors of Lukoil gas station on Route 123 are skeptical that a proposed car wash will have no adverse environmental impacts on the ...



Home Sweet Home: Bedford Police Settles into New Digs  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. – The Bedford Police Department has returned home. After about two years of working out of a small space in town offices next door, the ...



John Jay HS Robotics Team Wins Tech Challenge  Patch.com

JJHS Robotics Team Wins Tech Challenge - Bedford-Katonah, NY - The challenge was to make a robot that could pick up six balls and toss them, activate four ...



Art Lovers Enjoy Fifth 'Gallery Stroll' in Katonah  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – The rain came down hard, then let up around Katonah late Saturday afternoon, setting the stage for the town's fifth Gallery Stroll, ...



Lewisboro Child Actor Dreams Big  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Big dreams are brewing in Lewisboro. Dylan DiGiacomo, a fifth grader at Increase Miller Elementary School, is preparing for his big dream, ...



Public Hearing Closes on Goldens Bridge Affordable Housing Complex  TAPinto.net

GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. – The Lewisboro Planning Board voted last week to close the public hearing for a 46-unit affordable housing development and, before ...



John Jay Competes at County Championships  TAPinto.net

HARRISON, N.Y.— Bryan Ivey won the 400-meter hurdles for John Jay-Cross River's boys track and field team at the Westchester County Championships on ...



Bedford Battles Bumpy Road to Repair I-684  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – The state Department of Transportation is “actively exploring” funding options to resurface Interstate 684 in Katonah, a representative has told ...



Lewisboro, NY Local News  TAPinto.net

Local newspaper covering news, sports, police, fire, and government issues for Katonah/Lewisboro, NY, 10536.



Goldens Bridge Residents Lobby for New Master Plan  TAPinto.net

GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. – Geographically, Goldens Bridge is the western-most hamlet in the town of Lewisboro, but it certainly feels like the center of attention ...



Photos: Bedford Holds Inaugural Tri-Festa  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. – Bedford's three hamlets came together Saturday, Sept. 22, for the first-ever Tri-Festa celebration at Bedford Hills Memorial Park. People ...



Vista's Gregory Perri Finds Joy in Acting  TAPinto.net

NEW YORK – Gregory Perri loves coming home to Vista. The 34-year old actor, who grew up in the bucolic hamlet of Lewisboro says he now appreciates the ...



New Trail Opens in Old Goldens Bridge  TAPinto.net

GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. – There's a brand new trail in Old Goldens Bridge ready for walking. The trailhead is directly across from the driveway to the train ...



​John Jay High Schools Athletic Director Talks Baseballs New Pitch Regulations  Patch.com

AD Talks Baseball's New Pitch Regulations - Bedford-Katonah, NY - The pitch panel discussion took place at New Rochelle High School and was watched live ...



13 Bedford-Area Students Named 2018 Merit Semifinalists  Bedford, NY Patch

HV Students Named 2018 Merit Semifinalists - Bedford-Katonah, NY - The seniors are in the running for prestigious national scholarships. See who is from your ...



John Jay High School Presents Award-Winning Comedy Stage Door  Patch.com

KATONAH, NY — John Jay High School Theatre Workshop presents the award winning play "Stage Door," written by Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman.



Photos: Lewisboro Library Hosts Drag Queen Story Hour  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – The packed children's room at the Lewisboro Library welcomed Angel Elektra with applause for the library's first-ever Drag Queen Story ...



DeCicco's to Close Cross River Location; Landlord Seeks Replacement  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – DeCicco Family Markets has made the “heart-wrenching” decision to close its Cross River location, co-owner Christina DeCicco told The ...



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