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65th Wedding Anniversary

December 9, 2016 by Selma Goldberg Kirshner (Register to contact)

Selma Goldberg Kirshner, class of 1948 and Monroe Kirshner are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on 12/15/2016 with their 2 children, 4 grandchildren and great grandson. Selma and Monroe were married on 12/15/1951 at Paramount Caterers. They lived and raised their family in Matawan, New Jersey until 1987 when they moved to Broken Arrow, Oklahoma to be closer to family.

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Josephine Zaccaria of Lords Valley, Pa., dies at age 86

December 13, 2017 by The Pike County Courier

The Pike County Courier4, 1931, in the Bronx where she graduated from Evander Childs High School in 1948. Jo married Sebastian Vito Abate in 1952, after being heavily pursued by him while they worked at the same insurance company. They had four children together, Joseph ...

Stoller, Maxine

August 10, 2017 by Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish NewsMaxine spent her youth and teenage years growing up in suburban Maryland. She often spoke of her mixed feelings in going to the beach in Ocean City with her high school friends, walking past the signs proclaiming “No Blacks, No Dogs, No Jews” - in that ...

Mary Frances Musso

January 11, 2017 by The Turlock Journal

The Turlock JournalMary Frances Musso, 90, passed away on September 10, 2017 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House after a brief illness. Mary was born to Rudolf and Frances Siderits on April 22, 1927, the oldest of their three children. Born and raised in Bronx, New York ...

Thomas D'Alessandro, 80, of Paramus

January 9, 2017 by Paramus Daily Voice

Paramus Daily VoiceBorn and raised in the Bronx, D'Alessandro was a graduate and star athlete of Evander Childs High School, where he earned multiple scholarships in several sports. Before he retired in 1998, he was a building inspector with the City of New York for 35 ...

Marc Sternberg

November 4, 2016 by Huffington Post

... the New York City Department of Education, where he directed the citywide portfolio planning efforts including new school development and placement, school improvement and accountability planning and the Pre K-12 enrollment team. Marc also served ...

Bad NYC high school kids can now 'get away with anything'

January 9, 2016 by New York Post

New York PostAt the Walton HS complex in The Bronx, a warning card was issued to a student who threatened to attack a safety officer, Floyd said. At Evander Childs in The Bronx, at least 12 students have gotten warnings — eight for marijuana possession and four ...

Rose M. Spinna Of Southampton Dies April 10

April 13, 2015 by

27east.comAfter a four-month battle with pancreatic cancer, Rose M. Spinna of Southampton died on April 10. She was 81. Rose Marie (DiCarlo) Spinna was born on August 11, 1933, in the Wakefield section of the Bronx. She was the daughter of Salvatore and ...

Jason Leventhal, 73

January 7, 2015 by

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Jason Leventhal, 73, of New Springville, a retired attorney who had a respected practice in St. George and was a loving family man, died Tuesday in Staten Island University Hospital, Ocean Breeze. Born in Manhattan, he also lived ...

Nine High Schools, One Roof

March 16, 2013 by New York Times

New York Times“As teachers,” he said, “we're all trying to figure out, is there a master plan?” The Bronx, historically the most impoverished borough in terms of education, has been a proving ground for the small schools movement. In 2001, officials, in conjunction ...

Shebada, Delcita for US shows

November 15, 2011 by Jamaica Observer

Double Dose featuring Shebada and Ova Mi Dead Body with Delcita will be playing at the Tilden High School in Brooklyn on Friday, November 25. A day later, Double Dose and The Plumber starring Delcita is scheduled for the Weaver High School in Hartford ...

Principals Younger and Freer, but Raise Doubts in the Schools

May 25, 2009 by New York Times

New York TimesAnother was removed upon his arrest in February for driving while intoxicated and fleeing the scene of an accident. The first independent analysis of the academy's effectiveness, done at New York University , is due in June. “I think our batting ...

In New York's Smaller Schools, 'Good Year and a Tough Year'

August 9, 2005 by New York Times

Mr. Turay, 53, is a veteran educator who knows the impersonal alternative to small schools. Most recently he was principal of Evander Childs High School, which once had 3,300 students. "At Evander, I was God," he said. "Here, I'm just one of the people ...

Making High Schools Smaller

November 16, 2004 by Gotham Gazette

Gotham GazetteThe 100 or so new small schools in New York differ widely. Some require uniforms, others do not. Some are educationally traditional, others more free wheeling. Just within Evander Childs High School in the Bronx one can see the range. The building ...

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