NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- In partnership with the College of New Rochelle (CNR), the New Rochelle Public Library is offering a free six-week Creative Writing Class for High School Students and a free six-week Creative Writing Class for Adults. The classes will be taught by taught by faculty from the new MFA program in creative writing at The College of New Rochelle.New RochellePublic Library
International Music and Dance Series at the New Rochelle Public Library to Open with Irish Music and DanceRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY --Lively Irish step dancing and Celtic harp music will kick-off the 33rd annual International Music and Dance series at the New Rochelle Public Library. The opening show on Tuesday, July 12th, from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm, will feature star students of the Deirdre O’Mara School of Irish Dance, located in Yonkers. Seating for the free program is on a first-come/first-served basis, to the capacity of the library’s 138-seat Ossie Davis Theater. Doors open at 6:45 pm.New RochelleEventPublic Library
Summer Family Film Series to Feature Classic MusicalsRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Five cinematic musicals for the whole family to enjoy will be shown at the New Rochelle Public Library, in conjunction with the library’s “Summer Reading Road Trip” theme. The timeless classics will be shown in the air-conditioned Ossie Davis Theater of the New Rochelle Public Library on Mondays at 6:00 pm, with no admission fee.New RochellePublic Library
“Spark the Sound” Independence Day Extravaganza Features Grucci FireworksRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- This July 4th, cap off your holiday evening with a viewing of the grand fireworks display at the New Rochelle waterfront. Produced and sponsored by the famous Grucci family, the City of New Rochelle’s annual “Spark the Sound” extravaganza will start at 9:30 pm, rain or shine. Optimum viewing locations are Hudson Park, Five Islands Park, and waterfront restaurants.
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NEW YORK, NY -- Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced today that the $400 million for consumers in the settlement of the eBooks litigation with Apple Inc. will be distributed this week. The distribution will also include funds remaining from the publisher settlements, which totaled $166 million and which were mostly distributed in 2014.TOTS_WideLegalNew York State
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for New York StateRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW YORK, NY -- New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos and State Department of Health (DOH) Commissioner Howard Zucker, M.D., J.D. today issued an Air Quality Health Advisory for the Lower Hudson Valley region of New York State for Monday, June 20, 2016.
The pollutant of concern is: Ozone
The advisory will be in effect: 11 a.m. through 11 p.m.TOTS_WideEnvironment
Stops on the BID History Hop Tour. The “National City Bank of New Rochelle” Building, now Chase, 491 Main Street (1906-1908); The Pioneer Building, 14 Lawton Street (circa 1897)Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY --History buffs and anyone else who appreciates points of interest will be able to spend hours strolling downtown New Rochelle and exploring its storied past with a new self-guided, cellphone-based walking tour.
The “New Rochelle Downtown History Hop” launched recently at the Ruby Dee Park at Library Green. The tour features 33 stops, including churches, former theaters and buildings designed by the architects of the Lincoln and Jefferson memorials in Washington, D.C.New RochelleDowntown Business Improvement District
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