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Irvington

Dear Graduates

The entire Irvington school community is proud to honor the Irvington High School class of 2017 at their commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 17th.  The class of 2017 is an impressive group of students who have clearly left a positive mark on their School District, peers, and staff. When the faculty and staff reflect on their journey through our schools they will, of course, be remembered for their outstanding academic accomplishments as evidenced by their individual transcripts, college acceptances, National Merit Scholarships, National Greek and Latin awards, and many other scholarships.

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In Irvington…Special School Board Election

A Special Board of Education Election for two additional trustees will be held on Tuesday, July 11th from 7:00am-9:00pm at the Main Street School. Absentee ballot applications can be downloaded at www.irvingtonschools.org then click on the Special Election link, or by contacting the District Clerk, Elaine Cardea, at (914) 591-8501. Ms. Cardea will be out of the District on July 11th.

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Walk Safe Irvington Pedestrian Safety Campaign

As part of its ongoing pedestrian safety campaign, Traffic Calming Irvington is sponsoring its second annual public service announcement video contest. Students in the 6th to 12th grades are invited to create a short PSA video (60 seconds max) on “Crosswalk Safety – Stop, Look, Wave” or “Nighttime Visibility.”

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Underway in Irvington

Irvington’s 2017 Comprehensive Plan is underway. The committee had its first meeting with the public to discuss the process of the 2017 plan update in mid-February. In an effort to involve Irvington residents, the committee has been delegated into five Working Groups, each with its own general range of issues, and will be comprised of residents ready to work through those issues and potentially come up with solutions.  Larry Schopfer, Village Administrator, says he’s optimistic. He says the 2017 plan will not be created completely from scratch, but instead will serve as an “update” to Irvington’s most recent Comprehensive Plan, created in 2003.

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In Memory: Anne Emison Harmon

Anne Emison Harmon, of Irvington-on-Hudson, NY (since 1962) died of lung cancer at age 83 on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at her home with her loving family around her.  She is survived by her husband Howard, son James, daughter Julia, grandson Julian, and son-in-law, Ugo.  In addition, she is survived by her sister, Mary Dee Emison Davis and brother-in-law, Phillip C. Davis along with her two nephews, Robert (Kim) and Bradley (Imelda), and niece Sandra (Keith) as well as 9 grand-nieces and nephews.  Born to Robert and Dorothy Emison on January 3, 1933 in NYC her full name was Elizabeth Anne Emison.

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