The Scarsdale Symphony Orchestra, an ensemble that actually did function briefly in the mid-1980s, is back!. The not-for-profit organization is in the process of forming a Scarsdale Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors (If you are interested in becoming a board member, a financial supporter or a volunteer please contact Dr. earl Groner at [email protected] or 914.723.2694).Read more
Leonard R. LaRussa '82 Appointed by Atlanta Governor to State Board of Examiners
LaRussa has been in private practice serving the community of Americus and surrounding counties since 1996. He is a board certified podiatrist by the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons.
While there are some signs of a recovery in the US, there is still plenty of turmoil in Europe, with Greece and others threatening to drag the rest of the EU down with them in case of bankruptcy. Investors are worried that the blowback from a collapse in Europe would ruin the fragile American recovery, but Scarsdale alum Tim Seymour (Class of ’84) thinks these concerns are overblown.Read more
With the Republican primaries in full swing, speculating on our future president is no longer left to political junkies and talking heads. Our own Tom Rogers (Class of ‘72) recently joined the fray with a critical article in Politico questioning Mitt Romney’s background in venture capitalism.
After ESPN dropped the NHL (following the 2004-05 lockout) the NHL was forced to work with the relatively unknown Outdoor Life Network, and hockey fans were largely left out in the cold.
But thanks to Scarsdale alum Ross Greenburg (class of ‘73) and the rest of the team at NBC Sports Network, coverage is finally improving once again, with the network airing nearly twice as many games as last year.
We recently had a chance to inaugurate our newest class of Distinguished Alumni and one of the inductees, Eugenie Lang Rosenthal Class of ‘96, is making headlines with her organization Let’s Get Ready.
Most of you have probably heard about President Obama’s controversial decision to make a number of recess appointments, but Scarsdale High School alum Nan Aron (class of ‘66) has been asked by a number of news organizations to weigh in on the issue.Read more
Dr. Elizabeth Jane Peskin Tierney, class of 1960, publishes her latest book, Dignifying Dementia: A Caregiver’s Struggle (Oak Tree Press), is the most personal; it was written to support caregivers and to remind members of the healthcare field how important compassion can be.Read more
Robert Dodenhoff, Class of ’74, has just published “The Man Test” (Sourcebooks, Inc, Chicago, Ill. Copyright 2001). “The Man Test” is an essential and comprehensive guide (eight chapters) containing the information every man should learn and master: