After reports from news sources that the Village of Larchmont and the Town of Mamaroneck were having trouble with undelivered mail, the US Postal Service will conduct an internal review. In an exclusive interview with The Local Live, Debra Jones, the Westchester District Marketing Manager for the Postal Service, could not either confirm or deny that there was a problem with the Larchmont mail service, but did state that there is an ongoing review due to the claims that were made.

The deadline to file tax returns is Tuesday, April 18th, due to the fact that April 15th fell on a Saturday this year, and Emancipation Day, which is celebrated in Washington, D.C. The holiday usually falls on the sixteenth but that date was Sunday this year.

 

The School Board will vote on the superintendent’s proposed budget on Tuesday, April 18th and the community will get a chance to vote on May 16th. Lisa Zeitoun told The Local Live, “we are hoping for Dr. Shaps to change his mind. If need be, we will ask the community to vote “no” unless the APPLE program is spared.

MHS Graduate and film producer, Fred Berger will be the guest of honor at a screening of La La Land. There will also be a question and answer session. The event, which will be Wednesday, April 19th at the Beach Point Yacht Club, is being sponsored by the local alumni group of his alma mater, the University of Pennsylvania. For more information, go to penn-club-westrock.org.

The green room of LMCTV’s Studio Two recently got a mini makeover during the weekend of April 8th and 9th, courtesy of Jamie Lynn Wesinger, the owner of MADE: My Art and Design Experience. She created a beautiful mural for the wall and spoke with The Local Live about her inspiration for the design.

Our Round Table discussion focuses on Autism Awareness Month. Hosts Maura Carlin and Mike Witsch spoke with Linda Banta, Special Needs Director of Backyard Sports Cares and Marjorie Madfis, President and Founder of Yes She Can, Inc., about the challenges facing autistic children and adults.

The Local Live welcomes Kate and Kayode Howard, the hosts of Scriptly Adapted, LMCTV’s movie review show. They will provide monthly reviews in our new segment, Scripted Live.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Pets of the Week are Scarlett, a good-natured tabby who likes playing with other cats and likes to sit by the window, and Mikey, a handsome one year old Lab-Pitbull mix with a playful personality. He loves people, most dogs and even cats. For more information on them and other pets, go to ny-petrescue.org.

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