PELHAM, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Pelham last week:
- A new group of six Westchester towns including Pelham Manor, have been labeled exclusionary in a new report by the federal monitor overseeing the county’s affordable housing settlement with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
- Although New Rochelle native Ray Rice has been released from the only professional football team he’s ever played for , and was suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video shows him knocking out his then-fiancee, not all residents of his hometown are prepared to give up on him.
- Pelham Memorial High School was named in Newsweek's top 500 schools recently.
- Dr. Félix V. Matos Rodríguez, a Pelham resident, has officially assumed the presidency of Queens College of the City University of New York Board of Trustees.
- U.S. Rep. Nita M. Lowey (D-Westchester/Rockland), the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, issued a response to President Barack Obama’s address on ISIL .
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