What does winter prevent? Colonial kids say sports, scootering and ‘smelling flowers’

By Emilia Privat, News Editor

March 14, 2013

COLONIAL SCHOOL — Winter is preventing kids from doing many things. In interviews, many people said that winter mostly prevented sports. Some sports that winter ruins for kids are swimming, lacrosse and soccer. These things...

Mid-year printed edition: Fifth graders give their view of time so far

By Anna Shampanier-Bowen and Carly McNamara

March 12, 2013

FIFTH GRADE CLASSROOMS — Fifth grade students created their own inventions and are learning about interesting subjects like how blood works. “We will be teaching blood disorders in science, then making an essay of it,”...

Pure Bliss Yogurt opens downtown with frozen treats, tea and coffee

By Jamie Burke, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2013

DOWNTOWN PELHAM — Pure Bliss Yogurt and Juice Bar opened with frozen yogurt, tea and coffee on the menu. It is a family business. Marco, the owner, said he came up with the name because it sounds clean and healthy and the...

Colonial fourth and fifth graders Jump Rope for Heart to raise money

By Charlotte Mangelsdorf, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2013

COLONIAL GYM — The fourth and fifth graders gathered in the gym on Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14) for Jump Rope for Heart. Each year, students collect sponsors for Jump Rope for Heart. Then they jump rope in the gym. The money...