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Board of Legislators to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Board of Legislators to Celebrate Women’s History Month

  White Plains, NY — In proclaiming March as Women’s History Month in Westchester County, the Board of Legislators will celebrate the outstanding contributions of four woman serving the public good. Read more

Released:03-18-2019 | See More _Newsroom

Board Honors Community Leaders at Irish History and Heritage Celebration

Board Honors Community Leaders at Irish History and Heritage Celebration

White Plains, NY — On Monday, the Westchester County Board of Legislators held its annual Irish History and Heritage Celebration. Read more

Released:03-12-2019 | See More _Newsroom

Board Celebrates Black History Month; Honors Local Education and Business Leaders

Board Celebrates Black History Month; Honors Local Education and Business Leaders

White Plains, NY — The Westchester County Board of Legislators on Monday celebrated outstanding leaders in education and business -- New York State Board of Regents representative for Judicial District 9 Judith Johnson and pioneering business leader Robert "Bob" Holland Jr. -- as part of the Board's annual Black History and Heritage celebration. Read more

Released:02-26-2019 | See More _Newsroom

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Det. Christopher Ridley Memorial

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Det. Christopher Ridley Memorial

Friday, January 25, 2019 marked the 11th anniversary of the death of Mount Vernon Police Detective Christopher Ridley, who lost his life after intervening in an altercation outside a County office building at 85 Court Street in White Plains.  Legislators proudly joined the County Executive, Det. Ridley's parents, and other elected officials and friends and family of Det. Ridley in finally breaking ground on a permanent memorial at the plaza... Read more

Released:01-28-2019 | See More _Newsroom

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County Legislature Honors Science Fair Winners

6/18/2007 4:13:00 AM

 

 

Before the start of its May 21 meeting, the Board of Legislators honored high school students from around the County who won awards at WESEF and represented Westchester County at the INTEL International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF).

 

WESEF is the local Westchester County science fair affiliated with the INTEL ISEF/ Science Service. Since its inception in 2000, Westchester Science & Engineering Fair (WESEF) has grown tremendously. Last year, over 150 students entered projects from a total of 23 different schools across Westchester and Putnam Counties.The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) is the world’s largest pre-college science fair. It brings together more than 1,200 of the most curious and capable young science pioneers from more than 40 countries to share ideas, showcase cutting-edge science and compete for more than $2 million in awards and scholarships.Categories included: behavioral and social sciences, biochemistry, engineering, mathematics, medicine and health among others.

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Legislator Tom Abinanti, legislator Lois Bronz and Janet Longo-Abinanti (Sleepy Hollow High School).

 

 

Paul Maddon, CEO of Progenics Pharmaceuticals and the largest sponsor of the Westchester Science + Engineering Fair (WESEF) has been extremely supportive of the science research students and programs since the inception of WESEF 7 years ago.

 

 

 

 

 

 

District 2 - Legislator Ursula LaMotte with Robert Tenreiro

 

 

 

 


District 4 - Legislator Mike Kaplowitz with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Martin Mata, George Guo and Thomas Lipscomb

 

 

 

 

 District 9 - Legislator Bill Burton with Nathalie Tadena, Supriya Mishra, Tina Liu, Jessica Palmer (1st row) Rachel Sitts, Marc Egerman and Aman Sarup (2nd row)
 

 

 

 

 

 District 15 - Legislator Tom Abinanti with Melanie Chow