March 2013

Why the New Rochelle School Community Needs to Come Together to Change the Echo Bay Deal

March 11, 2013 - 00:41

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City of New Rochelle will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday March 12th at 7:30 p.m. at City Hall to allow residents to comment on the Echo Bay Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) released last month by Forest City/Ratner.

Every resident who cares about the New Rochelle school community needs to understand what is at stake for the public schools and either turn out at the public hearing and speak against the deal as currently structured and/or contact their City Council person and tell them to oppose the deal as structured.

New Rochelle School Preliminary Budget Now Online

March 10, 2013 - 18:31

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Schools Superintendent Richard Organisciak announced Tuesday that the New Rochelle Board of Education preliminary budget is $238,139,629, up from $234,174,978. The tax rate is expected to be 4.49% up from 4.18%.

Additional summary details are here: Preliminary Budget Presentation 2013-2014

Ernesto Gaglianese (1936 - 2013)

March 10, 2013 - 16:56

Ernesto Gaglianese, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away at the age of 76 on Saturday, March 9, 2013. He was born on March 30, 1936 in Tiriolo, Catanzaro, Italy to the late Maria and Tommaso Gaglianese.

Ernesto is survived by his wife Rosa, sons Tommaso and Domenic, daughter Maria, grandchildren Ashley, Christopher, Nicholas, Joseph and Anthony, and brother Gino in Italy.

Ernesto is predeceased by his brothers Franco in Italy and Domenico in France.