The Pel Mel, high school’s paper, full of interesting stories, headlines—and reporters and editors

The Pel Mel, high school’s paper, full of interesting stories, headlines—and reporters and editors

By Emily Rackley, Julia Kindig, Natalia Christian, Laura Shelton, Lian Spencer, Gabby Ahitow, Jaylin Santiago, and Matthew Michailoff
April 28, 2017
Filed under News, Our Town, Top Stories

PMHS NEWSROOM — The Pel Mel, the high school student newspaper, has lots of interesting art, stories, headlines, reporters and editors. Every day, students from PMHS arrive at the journalism class at exactly 11:14 to start working on the school newspaper, The Pel Mel. Over the whole year, the s...

New Years Eve includes dinner and up till midnight for Colonial folks

By Charlotte Seligman, Staff Reporter
January 23, 2017
Filed under Our Town

PELHAM — Did you celebrate 2016's end and 2017's beginning? Did you go away to visit family? Did you stay up till midnight to watch the ball drop? 2017 is a big year for the United States. Donald Trump started as the president, and many other things in news and government will be happening. Ms....

Who’s Turning 90?

Who’s Turning 90?

May 10, 2016
Filed under Our Town, Student Life, Top Stories

Colonial School- 90 years ago, this very school was built  in 1926. Colonial was original built in 1900 in Pelham Heights with 4 classrooms. When Siwanoy opened in 1910, Colonial closed but reopened as a auxiliary elementary school and bought another house on 105 Boulevard. In 1921 the school was condemned...

Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby Comes Racing in on February 27

Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby Comes Racing in on February 27

By Matt Michailoff, Reporter
February 9, 2016
Filed under Our Town, Top Stories

Pelham-  The Cub Scouts is coming together for an event called The Pinewood Derby. All the cub scouts are making wooden cars to race in the competition.  There is the design trophy and a speed trophy. I am making a minion car and hoping to win a trophy. Kyle in 4V says he is making a red car with...

Minucha Boutique

Minucha Boutique

By Brooke Luce and Samantha Gregware
January 15, 2016
Filed under Our Town, Top Stories

Do you know what the old yoga studio next to Jump Dance is? Now there is a boutique called Minucha Boutique. It is located on 135 Wolfs lane. It opened in mid-October, 2015. It is owned by Maria Lopes. You can buy clothes for boys and girls for the ages of newborn through tween. Sizes go up to 16....

Pelham Bicycles Store Renovation

By Brooke Luce, Reporter
November 1, 2015
Filed under Our Town

Pelham Bicycles is being renovated from the first week of January through mid March, but the store will stay open. This renovation is because, in a couple of years, bikes will have computer technology. Pedro, an employee of Pelham Bicycles, said,"Bikes used to be just a handle and two wheels, but now...

Print edition: Harvesting food for those in need

By Tisya Sharma, News Editor
June 10, 2015
Filed under Our Town

October 2, 2009 was a turning point in the life of Mrs. Missy Palmisciano, a lunch parent serving pasta to students at Prospect Hill Elementary School in Pelham. Mrs. Palmisciano realized that there was plenty of left over food that would be thrown away in the trash. She immediately thought, why not...

Pelham students begin prep for Battle of the Books in the autumn

Pelham students begin prep for Battle of the Books in the autumn

By Ella Miller, A&E Editor
June 8, 2015
Filed under Our Town, Top Stories

PELHAM LIBRARY -- Preparation for the Battle of the Books is about to begin. The Battle of the Books is a program where kids read five books over the summer, then do a Jeopardy-like competition next school year on the books they have read. This year, there are about 10 to 15 kids representing the...

Pelham students travel with Thornton-Donovan up north to Iceland, Denmark, Sweden

Pelham students travel with Thornton-Donovan up north to Iceland, Denmark, Sweden

By Lawrence Ohmes, Staff Reporter
May 14, 2015
Filed under Our Town, Top Stories, World News

ICELAND, DENMARK, SWEDEN -- A private school in New Rochelle called Thornton-Donovan traveled to Iceland, Denmark, and Sweden. Several of the students on the trip live in Pelham. The trip began with a four-hour plane ride that arrived at 2:00 am New York time, which is 6:00 am Iceland time. The...

Pelham Pack 1 Cub Scouts sleep over at New York Hall of Science

Pelham Pack 1 Cub Scouts sleep over at New York Hall of Science

By Lawrence Ohmes, Staff Reporter
April 7, 2015
Filed under Our Town, Top Stories

QUEENS — Pelham Pack 1 Cub Scouts got to camp out at the New York Hall of Science. The scouts experienced many things such as a mirror that makes you look like you are flying, demonstrations of the laws of motion and even watched the movie "Big Hero 6." "I liked the activity where you throw...

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