March 2014

North Avenue Bridge Closure Set for Summer 2015

March 12, 2014 - 16:26

Based on discussions with New Rochelle City Manager Chuck Strome, Council Member Ivar Hyden, State Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins and John Tomlin, her chief of staff, Talk of the Sound can report that the New York State Thruway Authority will close the North Avenue Bridge near the New Rochelle Transit Center for about three months next summer.

Random Collection Of Notes, Quotes And Comments

March 12, 2014 - 00:45

I just cleaned out old emails since December that I never got around to turning into stories. Maybe I will someday but did not want this information sitting on my server. So here is a random collection of notes, quotes and comments.

What’s going to happen to the NYS grant money (WQIP) awarded to the Echo Bay project?

New Rochelle Youth Lacrosse Begins 7th Season

March 12, 2014 - 00:18

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- In the fall of 2007 a group of New Rochelle fathers gathered at City Hall to discuss starting a lacrosse program. Subsequent meetings occurred and the birth of youth lacrosse for boys and girls happened in the spring of 2008. The first season brought out 68 boys and girls and the 2013 season had 240 boys and girls in grades k-8.

Iona College Announces New Center for Health Care Analytics

March 11, 2014 - 22:49

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Iona College has established the Center for Health Care Analytics in the Hagan School of Business. The focus of this Center will be the development of Health Care management capabilities in drawing clinical and business intelligence from massive repositories that are available across the continuum of the health care industry.

04/05 8th Annual Spirit of Deborah Conference at Mt. Carmel AME at 9 AM

March 11, 2014 - 16:11

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The 8th Annual Spirit of Deborah Conference for Christian women leaders and the men who support them, will be held on Saturday April 5, 2014 from 9:00am until 3:00pm. The conference will convene at Mt. Carmel AME, 78 Grove Ave. , New Rochelle , NY 10801 where Rev. Brenda Ford is the Pastor.