February 2016

Innovative E-Waste Recycling Program Yields Initial Success

February 09, 2016 - 08:32

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- DEC Acting Commissioner Basil Seggos today released DEC’s initial E-Waste Recycling Report, detailing the implementation success of the New York State Electronic Equipment Recycling and Reuse Act, with more than 318 million pounds of e-waste collected from 2011 through 2014. The report provides an evaluation of the initial progress during 2011-2012 on implementing the Act, outlining the program’s strengths and challenges, and providing recommendations for future improvements.   

Innovative E-Waste Recycling Program Yields Initial Success

New Rochelle Offers Undeserved Self-Congratulations Following an Another Massive School Security Failure

February 08, 2016 - 22:13


Last week, four suspects fleeing the scene of an armed robbery in downtown New Rochelle were stopped in their vehicle on Clove Road just two blocks from New Rochelle High School. The suspects, at least one of them armed with a handgun, fled on foot towards the school. Three were apprehended in the teacher’s parking lot, within yards of two school entrances. The fourth was apprehended on the nearby softball field.

02/06 Over the top Band live @ Noma Social 9 PM

February 05, 2016 - 11:19


What: 'Over the top' Band live 

Where: Noma Social, 1 Radisson Plaza, New Rochelle, NY 10801

When: February 6, 9 PM

One of westchesters premier dance bands "Over the top Band' performing live. Show begins at 9pm, dinner reservations available. As always complimentary admission and parking.


Over the top Band live @ Noma Social

02/21 We Walk Together 3 PM

February 05, 2016 - 11:08

NEW YORK, NY -- #WeWalkTogether: Multi-Faith Service for Victims of Violent Extremism

As the world witnesses extremist attacks on religious and ethnic communities and random terrorist attacks, please join us to affirm our belief in religious freedom for all—in a multi-faith service to learn, share, celebrate, and commit ourselves to the compassionate spirit of all our faiths.

FEBRUARY 21, 2016 3:00 P.M. TO 5:00 P.M.

Westchester Jewish Center, Mamaroneck, NY

We Walk Together