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The Pound Ridge Town Board on Jan. 4 held its annual organizational meeting for 2022. The town board members approved the appointments proposed by Supervisor Kevin Hansan and assigned special advisers to the supervisor and town board. 

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Jennifer Coulter, who has been involved with the Pound Ridge Library in various roles for the past 15 years, has been appointed as the library’s new director, effective Jan. 1, 2022. Her appointment was approved by the library’s board of trustees at its meeting Tuesday, Dec. 21.

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The Old Pound Road Committee is seeking to meet with the Pound Ridge Town Board at its Nov. 9 meeting to discuss issues related to the town-owned property, including an elevated boardwalk that would be much longer than previously envisioned.

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Concerned about the cost and effectiveness of the town’s recycling operations, the Pound Ridge Conservation Board has begun discussions about creating a survey on the program that would be distributed to town residents.

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Pound Ridge Montessori’s 50th birthday revels had to wait because of — what else? But that only made their post-COVID “golden” moment that much more glorious: their anniversary-pegged expansion was completed just in time for the start of school this September when, in fact, they had more stu…

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Discussion of future plans for the town-owned 7 Old Pound Road property in Pound Ridge continued on Oct. 4 as the Old Pound Road Committee took up a range of issues, including finalizing the contents of a survey that will be distributed to residents. Other discussion items included consideri…

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Many months of work by Pound Ridge volunteers and contributions from town residents and businesses culminated in a festive ceremony on the Town Hall property last Saturday as the Pound Ridge Historical Society buried its time capsule, which is intended to be opened in the year 2120.

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Like a baby in its infancy, Growing Pound Ridge has enjoyed an impressive growth spurt in its first 12 months. Not only has the formidable Pound Ridge Partnership committee set up three subcommittees to fundraise, recruit and coordinate volunteers, but it reached a milestone in their goal of…

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The Pound Ridge Energy Action Committee is asking the town board to replace the town Maintenance Department’s gasoline-generated leaf blowers with electric blowers in an effort to reduce pollution and cut down on noise.

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The Pound Ridge Fire Department provided a serene setting for the town’s 9/11 memorial ceremony last Saturday. Supervisor Kevin Hansan led the program and was joined by other public officials including County Executive George Latimer, state Sen. Peter Harckham and Assemblyman Chris Burdick. …

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Following a public hearing during which several residents expressed their strong support for the proposal, the Pound Ridge Town Board voted unanimously to create a Human Rights Advisory Committee at the Sept. 14 meeting.

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The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the increasing needs among Pound Ridge’s most vulnerable population, its seniors, according to local officials, leading to a townwide reevaluation of the needs of the senior community and the town’s senior programming.

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Lewisboro and, to a lesser extent, Bedford, among other towns, have seen contentious debates recently over the decision to allow or prohibit adult-use cannabis retail dispensaries or on-site consumption licenses from locating within their jurisdictions.

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Re Jin Lee had been a city dweller all her life. She was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, studied in London and Milan, and as a young professional, lived in Los Angeles before moving to New York City in the early 2000s. For years, she thrived off the hustle and bustle of urban living. T…

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Plans to sell the single-family home on the town’s Old Pound Road property to the Pound Ridge Fire Department appear to be falling through, according to several people familiar with the situation.

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The Pound Ridge Library Board held a public hearing last week on its proposed expansion of the library’s adjacent parking lot. The hearing, held June 24, represented the culmination of at least six years of work. “This is a project that we’ve been working on for quite a long time,” said Boar…

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Engineering plans for the future village green at 77 Westchester Ave. will go to bid soon, according to sources involved with the project. This development brings the Town of Pound Ridge one step closer toward transforming the vacant lot in Scotts Corners into a multi-purpose village green. 

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In a rather unorthodox move, the Town Board this week authorized a request from the Highway Department to advertise for a position that has yet to be vacated. Although not yet officially retired, Frank Luppino, who has served as a full-time laborer with the Highway Department since June 2000…