October 2014

Con Edison's Tips To Protect Your Home (and Wallet) from Ol’ Man Winter

October 23, 2014 - 22:58

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Con Edison expects residential winter heating bills to be approximately 10 percent lower than last year due to lower natural gas prices, and reminds customers they can save even more money by using energy wisely and making sure their heating systems work efficiently.

Customers can get a great start by signing up for Con Edison’s Green Team energy efficiency programs.

Westchester County Celebrates 2Nd Annual Disability Mentoring Day

October 23, 2014 - 22:51

Astorino disability dayWESTCHESTER, NY -- Westchester County celebrated its 2nd Annual Disability Mentoring Day last week. The event was co-sponsored by the Office for the Disabled, CAREERS for People with Disabilities and ACCESS-VR. Several county departments provided mentoring opportunities to eleven disabled individuals.

Volleyball Senior Night a Sweeping Success for The College of New Rochelle

October 23, 2014 - 21:27

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- On Senior Night at The College of New Rochelle, senior Meghan King (New City, NY/Clarkstown North) broke the school record for hitting percentage in a match, converting at a .593 clip to lead the Blue Angels (22-7) to a 3-0 sweep of Albertus Magnus College in a non-conference match played at the Wellness Center.

Astorino Offers Free Crisis Intervention Training To First Responders And Educators Across Westchester

October 23, 2014 - 21:20

WESTCHESTER, NY -- County Executive Robert P. Astorino, along with members of the Departments of Health, Community Mental Health and Public Safety, unveiled an enhanced Crisis Intervention Training program on Tuesday that was offered free of charge to police officers, firefighters, other first responders and educators in all municipalities across Westchester.

College of New Rochelle's Jenean Igmat Named AD3I Cross Country Runner of the Week

October 23, 2014 - 20:05

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) has named The College of New Rochelle cross country runner Jenean Igmat (New Milford, NJ/New Milford) as its Cross Country Runner of the Week, for the week ending October 19, it was announced Tuesday by the conference office.

10/26 Free Rabies Clinic Sunday At New Rochelle Humane Society 11:00 AM

October 23, 2014 - 20:03

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Dogs, cats and ferrets owned by Westchester County residents can get free rabies vaccinations on Sunday, Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the New Rochelle Humane Society, 70 Portman Road in New Rochelle. No appointment is needed. For more information, call the Humane Society at 914-632-2925.