1. K-L Schools early to dismiss
via K-L schools: Due to the anticipated inclement weather, there will be an early dismissal for all schools in the , today, Wednesday, February 29. Students will be dismissed as follows: John Jay Middle School will dismiss students at 10:00 a.m., John Jay High School will dismiss students at 11:00 a.m. and all elementary schools will dismiss students at 12:00 noon.
2. Teen book club pick
book club, "InbeTWEEN" selected "Vanished," by Sheela Chari as its next selection. You can join the discussion on Wed. Mar. 14 at the library. for details.
3. Affordable housing forum
A forum on the controversial housing settlement agreement between Westchester County and the federal Housing and Urban Development agency and its impact on local communities will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 29, at Justice Court, Bedford Town House, 321 Bedford Road, Bedford Hills. (Snow date is March 7.) The program, "Everything You Want to Know about Fair and Affordable Housing: Who's Involved? Why Here? Why Now?" is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Westchester and the LWV of Bedford, Lewisboro, North Salem and will feature a panel of key players on the local, regional and national levels. The forum will be open to the public free of charge.
4. End to traffic tower project on Saw Mill Parkway
After hearing , the state's Department of Transportation is dropping its proposed construction of seven large traffic towers for a stretch of the Saw Mill River Parkway. Click here to read the
5. Stepping Stones' Anna Perch to speak in Croton Falls
The Schoolhouse Theater in Croton Falls will present a professional production of the "biting drama" by JP Miller, Days of Wine and Roses. The storyline, made famous by the 1962 film starring Jack Lemmon and Lee Remick, portrays a young couple struggling with alcohol addiction. Following the show on March 4, Annah Perch, Executive Director of a foundation affiliated with Alcoholics Anonymous located in Katonah, will host a discussion.