January 2014

Performance Opportunity for Talented Children in New Rochelle

January 13, 2014 - 20:31

New Rochelle, NY -- Ajkun Ballet Theatre, a New York City based professional ballet company, invites children of Westchester County, grades Pre-K – 8, to participate in our 2014 production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Children partake in rehearsals of dance or theater (child’s choice, divided by age) at a local venue taught by AjkunBT’s Professional Artists on Saturdays throughout March and April. In April participants perform alongside artists of Ajkun Ballet Theatre in this magical classic; A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

New Talk of the Sound Category / Tag for New York State Governor's Race 2014

January 13, 2014 - 19:28

Unless there is some surprising turnabout, Talk of the Sound fully expects that Rob Astorino will take on Andrew Cuomo this fall in the election for New York State Governor.

Accordingly, we have begun to use a new "tag" on Talk of the Sound: NYSGovRace2014.

New Rochelle Scanner Owners, We Need You on #NrTalkScanner

January 13, 2014 - 01:56

If you own a scanner and listen to New Rochelle First Responders please get a Twitter account set up and tweet calls using hashtag #NrTalkScanner.
 We are monitoring that hashtag and displaying #NrTalkScanner tweets in the right column on the home page.
 If you wish to participate but need help getting started, email me [email protected].

New Rochelle Public Library offers free programs for infants, toddlers and preschool children

January 12, 2014 - 17:24

New Rochelle, NY -- The New Rochelle Public Library and the Huguenot Children’s Library (HCL) are offering a great array of free programs for infants, toddlers and preschool children this winter-spring season.
 Participation is drop-in, on a first-come, first-served basis. The free programs are made possible by the Friends of the New Rochelle Public Library and the Partnership for the Huguenot Children’s Library. Most do not take place on days the New Rochelle Public Schools are closed for vacations.

01/17 Carole Troum, HOPE Exective Director, to be Guest at Coffee and Conversation

January 11, 2014 - 21:48

New Rochelle, NY -- Carole Troum, executive director of HOPE Community Services in New Rochelle, will be guest at Coffee and Conversation, an informal public program sponsored by the League of Women Voters, on Friday, January 17, 2014, 9:30 a.m. at the New Rochelle Public Library, 1 Library Plaza. She will talk and answer questions on HOPE’s soup kitchen, food pantry and other services for the growing numbers of needy people in the New Rochelle area.