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John Jay High School Students to Perform One-Act Plays  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - Later this month, students from John Jay High School will perform in and direct six one-act plays.



John Jay High School Teen of the Month: Morgan Panzirer  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Very few people in the world can say they have met the Pope, let alone have been presented an award by his Holiness. John Jay High ...



John Jay High School Students Display Artwork  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - The Rite of Spring Art Exhibition, featuring ceramic works, sculptures, paintings, drawings, photographs, and more, is currently on display ...



Meet the Katonah-Lewisboro School Board Candidates  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Three seats on the Katonah-Lewisboro School District Board of Education are up for grabs this year, but only two candidates will appear ...



Bedford Officials Call for Action on Climate Change  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD, N.Y. - Stripped of potentially polarizing language from the resolution presented last month by Bedford and Lewisboro teens, a revised document won ...



John Jay Student Gains Admission to Prestigious Arts Program  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Angelina Cerami, a student at John Jay High School, has been accepted into the Pre-College Acting Program at the University of ...



Tour 47000 Roadside Daffodils on Lewisboro's Golden Road  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. - Once again this spring, motorists can tour the town's 47000 roadside daffodils, which have been planted by Lewisboro Garden Club and ...



Looking Glass Animal Rescue Participates in Relay for Life for Co-Founder's Son Diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma  HamletHub

Looking Glass Animal Rescue is participating in Katonah-Lewisboro's Relay For Life event for Co-Founder Jody Harris-Stern's 10 year old son Bennett who was ...



Hudson Valley Woman Dies From Injuries in Easter Sunday Bombings  Bedford, NY Patch

Woman Dies From Injuries in Easter Sunday Bombings - Bedford-Katonah, NY - Chelsea M. Decaminada of Katonah was on assignment with the U.S. ...



John Jay High School Hosts French Exchange Students  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Lulubelle Marty, a sophomore at Lycee Renoir in Cagnes-sur-Mer, France, had been in New York just over 12 hours before gathering for ...



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 ...



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.



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: 2 Make List In Bedford Area  Bedford, NY Patch

Hudson Valley Schools Make Elite U.S. News List - Bedford-Katonah, NY - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday.



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 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.



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.



John Jay High School Dance Team Promotes School Spirit  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – They don't call themselves cheerleaders, but the John Jay High School Dance Team is providing a whole lot of spirit and entertainment ...



Athlete Spotlight: Cara O'Reilly  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y.- John Jay senior Cara O'Reilly is a midfielder on the varsity girls lacrosse team, which won the Section 1 Class B title last season and ...



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.



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 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.



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 ...



John Jay Middle School to Begin 40 Minutes Later in 2019-20  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – School days for high school and middle school students will begin in September at 8:10 a.m., Katonah-Lewisboro School District ...



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.



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 ...



Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Emma Dollar  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – For Emma Dollar, John Jay High School senior, the world is an open book that is yet to be written. A passionate and accomplished writer ...



Photos: John Jay Community Trail Race  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Nearly 200 runners and walkers turned out for the second-ever John Jay Community 5K Trail Race at the newly created community cross ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Athlete Spotlight: Charlie Murphy  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - John Jay senior Charlie Murphy is a team captain and point guard on the varsity boys basketball team. He scored a career-high 31 points ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Report: Lewisboro Is the Safest Small Town in America  TAPinto.net

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – What makes a town safe? According to SafeWise, one of the many independent institutions that rank these sorts of things, a low rate of both ...



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 ...



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.



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,” ...



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 ...



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 ...



Lewisboro Police Blotter  TAPinto.net

Editor's Note: The following information was provided by the Lewisboro Police Department. Middle School Student Struck by Basketball. A John Jay Middle ...



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.



Bedford Asks Albany to Fund I-684 Repairs  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD, N.Y. – Renewing its pressure on Albany to repair an “unsafe” local section of I-684, the Bedford Town Board asked the State Legislature last week to ...



Supervisors to Run Uncontested in Bedford, Lewisboro  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD/LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Republicans in Bedford and Lewisboro are not putting up candidates to run against their respective town's incumbent ...



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 ...



Bedford Town Board Changes Its Tune on Restaurants  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. – Facing outspoken opposition from at least one councilman, a move to mandate that bars and restaurants in Katonah and other Bedford ...



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.



Brush Fire Damages 12 Acres of Wetlands in Goldens Bridge  TAPinto.net

GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. - Nobody was injured and no property was destroyed in an aggressive brush fire that damaged about 12 acres of wetlands in Goldens ...



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 ...



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 ...



Rebecca Bose Finds Her Pack at South Salem's Wolf Conservation Center  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Rebecca Bose emerges from a wooded, rain-soaked hilltop wearing a black hooded sweatshirt that says, “got wolves?” in the style of the ...



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 ...



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 ...



Community Shop Opens on Katonah Avenue  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – It took a community to open Katonah Avenue's newest shop. The Community Center of Northern Westchester, a Katonah-based nonprofit ...



Lean-to Proposed for Onatru Farm Park in South Salem  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Christopher Castellon, a prospective Eagle Scout with Vista Troop 101, is proposing to build a lean-to at Onatru Farm Park.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Congratulations to John Jay High School's 2019 National Merit Scholarship Finalists!  HamletHub

John Jay High School has announced National Merit Scholarship Finalists: Shu-Nan Chang, Thomas Feinstein, Ruby Potash, Jacob Tabs, Abigail Wilson, and ...



Goldens Bridge Affordable Housing Complex Approved by Planning Board  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – A three-plus-year review of Lewisboro Commons, the name given to a 42-unit affordable housing complex proposed for 35 acres off ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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, ...



Lewisboro Town Board Adopts Affordable Housing 'Model Ordinance'  TAPinto.net

SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Under pressure from the federal government, the Lewisboro Town Board last week voted to adopt a “model ordinance” governing ...



Local Residents John Shearer, Vickie Morris Honored by ArtsWestchester  TAPinto.net

RYE BROOK, N.Y. – Lewisboro resident John Shearer and Katonah resident Vickie Morris are being honored this week by ArtsWestchester for their lifelong ...



Enough: John Jay Junior Talks About Walkout Experience  TAPinto.net

As a high school student in the post-Columbine era, school shootings are regularly on my mind. As my dad always says, my head is constantly “on a swivel.



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 ...



Happy Brew Year from the Katonah Beer Man  TAPinto.net

Greetings, thirsty readers! To recap: this column is about interesting and flavorful beer and related fun which is an intentionally broad topic—limitless, one might ...



Athlete Spotlight: Kendall Degenhardt  TAPinto.net

John Jay senior Kendall Degenhardt was a team captain and forward on the girls varsity basketball team. The Indians won the league title this past season and ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



"...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.



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 ...



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.



Katonah Chamber of Commerce Hosts Tenth Annual Chili Tasting  TAPinto.net

KATONAH, N.Y. – The Katonah Chamber of Commerce hosted its 10th annual Chili Tasting at the Katonah Village Library on Friday, Feb. 1. More than a dozen ...



John Jay High School Names 2017 Valedictorian, Salutatorian  Patch.com

Bedford-Katonah, NY - Both young people are National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalists.



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 ...



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 ...



New John Jay High School Tennis Courts to be Dedicated Friday  Patch.com

Bedford-Katonah, NY - The courts were installed over the summer.



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 ...



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 ...



Bedford Water Supply Temporarily Switched to Cross River Reservoir  TAPinto.net

UPDATE< 10:53 a.m., Nov. 1: Bedford has been switched back to its primary water supply, the Delaware Aqueduct.



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 ...



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