July 2013

Mariangela Ventura

July 10, 2013 - 21:48

Mariangela Ventura, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on July 8, 2013. She was 89. Mariangela was born on July 31, 1923 in Italy to the late Errico and Amalia (DeFrancesco) Bonnano. She worked a s a seamstress for many years and was a communicant of Blessed Sacrament Church. She was predeceased by her husband Nicola who died in 1980. She is survived by her children, Carmelina (Frank) DiMarco, Gregory (Marlen) Ventura and Anthony (Linda) Ventura; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

07/13 Red Mango Grand Opening Offers Free Stuff, Smoothies and Other Goodies

July 09, 2013 - 19:15

NewImageNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Red Mango, the all-natural frozen yogurt and fresh fruit smoothie chain, is excited to celebrate the grand opening of New Rochelle’s SHELL PLAZA. The joint event with SUBWAY, 7 Days Food Mart, Kiko Sushi Japanese Restaurant and Shell Gasoline on July 13 will feature free yogurt, a hot air balloon, folk dances and much more.

The store is located at 400 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, NY.

New Rochelle Planning Board Raises Concerns over Echo Bay Proposal

July 09, 2013 - 03:08

NEW ROCHELLE, NY – The New Rochelle Planning Board unanimously approved a resolution on March 19, 2013, to recommend that the City Council approve the Echo Bay Draft Environmental Impact Statement as long as certain considerations were addressed.


Their concerns, filed with the City on March 28th, include the following (emphasis added):