August 2014

New Rochelle Opera presents Operatic Heart-Stoppers

August 12, 2014 - 05:35

New Rochelle Opera offers OPERATIC HEART STOPPERS on Sunday, September 14, 2014 in the Christopher Murphy Auditorium at Iona College, 715 North Avenue, New Rochelle, NY. Billed as a program of glorious arias, duets and ensembles that reflect the intensity of love, the concert will feature some of the Company’s favorite vocalists, and will be narrated by Company co-founder and artistic director Camille Coppola.

The vocalists include Kelli Butler (Soprano), Blake Friedman (Tenor), Peter Hakjoon Kim (Baritone) and Anna Tonna (Mezzo-Soprano).

New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson Exploring Complete Elimination of Public Comment Period During City Council Meetings

August 07, 2014 - 01:22

NoamBramson.jpgNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Talk of the Sound has learned that New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson has been exploring the elimination of the Citizens to be Heard public comment period held as part of City Council Meetings. Multiple sources have confirmed the Mayor has been sounding out City Council Members.

Westchester County Legislator Sheila Marcotte Calls New Rochelle Board of Education Policy Clear Attempt to Stifle Free Speech

August 07, 2014 - 00:19

County Legislator Sheila Marcotte has issued a statement on the recent proposal to limit public commentary at New Rochelle School Board Meetings, calling it a clear attempt "to stifle free speech"."