SCARSDALE, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Scarsdale this week:
- Nearly 1,000 Scarsdale residents came out to vote on the school district’s $148 million budget, with residents overwhelmingly approving the spending plan for the upcoming 2014-15 school year.
- The Scarsdale Adult School board welcomed new members and extended thanks and gratitude to departing members at its last meeting.
- Two Scarsdale students, eighth-grader Richard Xu and sixth-grader Eric Wei, recently competed in the National Mathcounts Competition at Disney World.
- The arrest of Mount Pleasant Police Chief Brian Fanelli on child pornography charges prompted Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) to launch a probe that resulted in the recent arrest of 71 people, including two from Westchester County, who allegedly shared child pornogrpahy on line, officials said.