First day of middle school for class of 2022 is orientation

By Georgia Russello and Charlotte Nanda

September 8, 2015

Filed under From Our Own Summer Correspondents

PMS — The new Pelham Middle School students had their first day of sixth grade, which was a two-hour orientation. The incoming sixth graders were able to find their lockers and practice opening them. They also met their...

Park City, Utah, is not just an awesome place for skiing

By Ella Miller, A&E Editor

September 5, 2015

Filed under From Our Own Summer Correspondents

PARK CITY, Utah — When you hear those words, you might think, "Oh yeah, that really great place to ski." Although Park City is a great skiing place with a lot of excellent mountains, it is also a great place to visit for...

Thirteen-year-old Kate Douglas makes waves with new swimming record

By Kathryn Alexander, Staff Reporter

September 3, 2015

Filed under From Our Own Summer Correspondents

PELHAM — Kate Douglas can swim two laps of freestyle in 25.80 seconds. She's also a 13 year old. Kate qualified for the Olympic Trials. Depending on her performance there, she might go on to being an Olympic athlete. Kate...

End of the summer, beginning of sixth grade: who’s ready?

By Amelie L'Henaff, Staff Reporter

September 3, 2015

Filed under From Our Own Summer Correspondents

PELHAM — The summer is coming to an end, and while some students are upset, others are excited. Starting a new school is not easy even when your best friends are right there with you. Some kids are going to Pelham Middle...

Maritime college camp provides opportunity to get N.Y. state boating license

By Larisa Breskin, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2015

Filed under From Our Own Summer Correspondents

THE BRONX — An eight-hour-a-day summer camp at the State University of New York Maritime College was fun and challenging for kids eight to 14 years old. The camp provided a delicious lunch at the college cafeteria, including a...

Lemonade stand raises $78 for diabetes on a blazing hot day

By Kate Girolamo and Eileen Mazzaro

September 2, 2015

Filed under From Our Own Summer Correspondents

PELHAM — This summer was a really hot one. Lemonade was the perfect solution. We raised money to help cure diabetes. We chose a hot blazing day and sold some lemonade. Cars drove by again and again. Some stopped and others...