Australia’s wildlife, Kangaroo Island and zoos are great for families on vacation

By Ella Miller, Staff Reporter

SYDNEY — Are you a traveler? Do you love adventure? Well, then the perfect vacation for you would be Australia. Recently, I traveled with my family to this world of adventure. Sydney is one of the places I visited. Sydney is a major city in Australia....  Read More »

July 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Scuba diving and snorkeling are activities to amaze during Hawaii visit

By Ella Miller, Staff Reporter

MAUI, HAWAII — When I went to Hawaii, I had a big experience that I will never forget. I did so many activities from relaxing in the pool to zip lining over a rainforest. But two activities really impressed me—snorkeling and scuba diving. Snorkeling...  Read More »

July 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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Colonial alum Phoebe Rothschild reflects on how Walk for Love came together

Colonial alum Phoebe Rothschild reflects on how Walk for Love came together

By Phoebe Rothschild, A&E Editor Emeritus

In September, a tragedy struck Colonial when Mrs. Hattar’s husband passed away. Charlotte Howard, Julia Rosenberg and I couldn’t imagine growing up...  Read More »

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Smithsonian’s American history museum place for a ‘most favorite day’

Smithsonian’s American history museum place for a ‘most favorite day’

By Sean Diaz McCarthy, Staff Reporter

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Have you ever been to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History here? Well I have, and it was my most favorite day. One...  Read More »

June 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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Colonial Times editors visit PMHS to learn how high school’s paper, the Pel Mel, is published

Colonial Times editors visit PMHS to learn how high school’s paper, the Pel Mel, is published

By Maddie Samaan, Jacob Hartmere, and Sophia Leung

PMHS — The Colonial Times editors visited here at the end of February to learn about working on a high school newspaper. The...  Read More »

April 13, 2014 • 0 comments

Pelham Rec offers backyard games program at elementary schools

Pelham Rec offers backyard games program at elementary schools

By Everett Banholzer, Staff Reporter

PELHAM — For grades K-5, Pelham Recreation is offering a backyard games program this spring that includes whiffle ball, kickball,...  Read More »

April 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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Were the state math and ELA tests fair this year? (year-end print edition)

By Cate McLean and Kate Girolamo

COLONIAL SCHOOL --  Students believe the New York State tests in English language arts and math this year were on their level. A lot of students thought that their teachers prepared them well enough,...  Read More »

July 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Hundreds walk for love to support Hattar and L’Herminier families (year-end print edition)

Hundreds walk for love to support Hattar and L’Herminier families (year-end print edition)

By Maddie Samaan and Sophia Leung

COLONIAL PLAYGROUND -- Students, teachers and parents gathered on the playground May 29 for the Walk for Love. Everyone walked around the block and back to the playground for ice cream sundaes. At...  Read More »

July 20, 2014 • 0 comments

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Fifth grade moved up June 25 with dinner at Split Rock afterwards (year-end print edition)

By Miranda Barrett and Natalia Cherner

PMS — On June 25, the fifth grade will move up to the exciting Pelham Middle School. Sixth grade will begin in September. There will be a moving-up ceremony, and then after that, there will be a dinner...  Read More »

July 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Second grade visits Norwalk Aquarium and Orchard Beach during school (year-end print edition)

Second grade visits Norwalk Aquarium and Orchard Beach during school (year-end print edition)

By Eleanor Moraes, Staff Reporter

SECOND GRADE CLASSROOMS -- The second grade went on fun field trips this year. One of them was to the Norwalk Aquarium in Connecticut and another to Orchard Beach. Both of the trips revolved around the...  Read More »

July 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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Smithsonian’s American history museum place for a ‘most favorite day’

Smithsonian’s American history museum place for a ‘most favorite day’

By Sean Diaz McCarthy, Staff Reporter

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Have you ever been to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History here? Well I have, and it was my most favorite day. One reason that I liked the museum was that it had...  Read More »

June 6, 2014 • 0 comments

Ted Scheu (pronounced shy), the poet guy, brings rhymes to Colonial

By Eileen Mazzaro and Sean Diaz McCarthy

COLONIAL SCHOOL — Ted Scheu visited Colonial April 25 to teach all the Colonial students how to cook up a good poem. Robert Bischof (5H) said, "I think that Ted Scheu was funny and a good egg. He...  Read More »

May 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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