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May 2016

Accused of Child Rape, New Rochelle Man from Guatemala Pleads Guilty to Contempt

May 31, 2016 - 14:59
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Humberto Agustin, 42, plead guilty to Misdemeanor Criminal Contempt, a Class A Misdemeanor on March 25, 2016.

Agustin was arrested on August 15, 2014 and charged with Course of Sexual Conduct Against a Child in the First Degree, a Class B Felony and Criminal Contempt in the First Degree for violating an Order of Protection.

The alleged rapes of a child occurred over a four-month period between August 2014 and December 2014.

Humberto Agustin

Why Did Andrew Carnegie Build a Library in New Rochelle?

May 31, 2016 - 13:08
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Andrew Carnegie founded the company that became U.S. Steel. From humble beginnings as a Scottish immigrant, he would rise to become one of the richest men in the world at the time of his death in 1919.

In 1889, he inspired a wave of philanthropy, with his article "The Gospel of Wealth" which spread his view that the wealthy should use their money to improve society. Over the last two decades of his life he gave away almost 90 percent of his fortune. 

Puck cartoon (1903)

New Rochelle Schools Post Job Listings for Facilities Managers

May 30, 2016 - 20:40
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY — The City School District of New Rochelle has posted two Facilities Management jobs on the OLAS web site. The postings come in the wake of the recent decision to terminate a long-standing contract with Aramark Educational Services.

OLAS stands for Online Application System for Educators, an online job board run by Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES, serving school districts throughout New York State. 

Job Title: Director of Facilities II

Recycling Update: No plastic bags, recycle "gable top" containers

May 28, 2016 - 05:19
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Residents are reminded that plastic bags cannot be used for recycling. Instead, put commingled, paper and cardboard recycling inside covered containers up to 32 gallons and place at the curb on the appropriate pickup day. The City will not pick up recycling placed in ANY plastic bags – even plastic bags advertised as recyclable or biodegradable are prohibited. Cardboard boxes can be flattened and tied with twine but should not be placed loose at the curb.

Recycling Update: No plastic bags, recycle "gable top" containers

05/31 Summer Collection Hours Begin Recycling Reminder- No Plastic Bags Paper containers now accepted in commingled recycling 6 AM

May 28, 2016 - 05:14
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Department of Public Works begins their summer collection schedule on Tuesday, May 31. All garbage, recycling and bulk items must be placed at the curbside for pickup by 6:00 a.m. on the scheduled day of collection. This policy is in effect between Memorial Day and Labor Day (September 5).

Next week will follow a holiday pickup schedule for sanitation, recycling and yard waste:

MONDAY- HOLIDAY- No Garbage/Trash/Yard waste pickup.

rescheduled to Friday

TUESDAY- Garbage/Trash North

            WEDNESDAY- Garbage, Trash South

Summer Collection Hours Begin Recycling Reminder- No Plastic Bags Paper containers now accepted in commingled recycling

Habitat Kicks Off its Historic New Rochelle Program on Memorial Day Weekend!

May 28, 2016 - 05:08
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The History of New Rochelle is rich and we will have tourists from all over the world come visit here.” Stated Jim Killoran, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Westchester This is an afternoon of New Rochelle History, recognition of its past citizens, architecture and buildings, as well as recognizing historic neighborhoods that need to be maintained.

On May 26th the New Rochelle High School Art department will open an exhibit at our new Art Gallery space 659 Main Street, New Rochelle, NY 10801.  

Habitat Kicks Off its Historic New Rochelle Program on Memorial Day Weekend!

2016 New Rochelle Memorial Day Weekend Remembrance

May 28, 2016 - 05:04
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY --

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Memorial Services and Grave flag replacement.

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery (Main Entrance) we are looking for volunteers, please come and help us

Monday, May 30, 2016

Traditional services and wreath laying

Memorial Plaza (Memorial Highway and Main Street) - NRHS band to Perform

2016 New Rochelle Memorial Day Weekend Remembrance

New Rochelle Elementary School Principal Unexpectedly Resigned

May 27, 2016 - 21:58
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- An elementary school principal in New Rochelle has unexpectedly resigned, a month before the end of the school year.

Sonya Nunez was the Principal of Columbus Elementary School. She submitted her resignation on Friday. She will not be back at the school on Tuesday, knowledgeable sources have confirmed.

The resignation is not for personal or medical reasons, sources say, without providing specifics.

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