April 2014

Three New Rochelle High School Students Win National Achievement Scholarships

April 09, 2014 - 23:09

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names today of approximately 800 outstanding Black American high school seniors who have won Achievement Scholarship awards through the National Achievement Scholarship Program.

Three National Achievement® $2500 Scholarships have been awarded to the following New Rochelle High School students:

The Trust Deficit That Defines New Rochelle's Municipal Government and School District

April 09, 2014 - 23:02

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- In order to function effectively, the City of New Rochelle needs for its residents to trust its public agencies -- the City School District of New Rochelle, the New Rochelle Municipal Housing Authority, the City of New Rochelle Municipal government, the New Rochelle Police Department, the New Rochelle City Court, the Municipal Civil Service Commission and all branches of our local public sector agencies.

Over the years, that trust has been broken.

SHOCKER: After Years of Controversy, Turns Out New Rochelle School District Never Signed Aramark Contract

April 02, 2014 - 20:23

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Talk of the Sound has been raising issues concerning the contract between the City School District of New Rochelle and ARAMARK Management Services for several years now, urging the Board of Education to order the administration to terminate the ARMARK contract or, at the very least, exercise the District's option to replace the consultants ARAMARK has placed in the New Rochelle school district.

City of New Rochelle to Hold Hearings on Restrictions on Car Dealers, End of Loose Leaf Pickup and Reduced Traffic Speed on Pinebrook Boulevard

April 01, 2014 - 06:40

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City Council of New Rochelle will hold a series of hearings on Tuesday April 8th at 7:30 p.m. Citizens To Be Heard immediately follows the Public Hearings. The City Council COW Meeting will begin at 3:45 PM.