November 2016

Actor and Comedian J.B. Smoove Named Ambassador for Habitat for Humanity of Westchester

November 08, 2016 - 16:31
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Actor and Comedian J.B. Smoove, widely known for his recurring role as Leon on HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, has been named Ambassador for Habitat for Humanity of Westchester.

“I love Habitat of Westchester,” said J.B. who added “J.B.” stands for “Just Build”.

Joseph Killoran, ReStore Co-Manager Daniel Killoran, Habitat of Westchester CEO Jim Killoran, J.B. Smoove and Restore Co-Manager Efraim Harvey at the ReStore location in New Rochelle.

Habitat for Humanity of Westchester Holds Annual Walk for Homes

November 07, 2016 - 19:08
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LARCHMONT, NY -- Habitat for Humanity of Westchester held its annual Walk for Homes in Larchmont on Sunday.

“Walk for Homes helps Habitat build homes, communities and hope,” said Habitat President James Killorin.

Walk for Homes is the organization’s major advocacy event to bring attention to the issue of substandard and poverty housing in Westchester County and around the world.

Participants walk to raise funds and awareness for safe, decent, and affordable housing for hardworking local families in need.

Habitat Westchester Walk for Homes 2016

Frank J. Del Priore Obituary

November 06, 2016 - 08:56

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Frank J. Del Priore, of New Rochelle, passed away July 11, 2016, at age 76. He was born in Brooklyn on June 30, 1940 to Francis & Elena Del Priore. A proud veteran of the Vietnam War, Frank served in the Army and later became active in veteran organizations. He was involved with both the VFW Post 50 in Pelham and Post 1508 in Yonkers. Frank is the beloved husband of Denise (nee Delia). In addition to his wife he is survived by his cherished sons, Darren Del Priore (Rebecca) and Dean Del Priore (Andonia), and loving grandchildren, Andrew & Marissa.

Ronna Schneidman Obituary

November 06, 2016 - 08:52

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Ronna Schneidman of New Rochelle New York passed away on Wednesday July 13, 2016. She was 80 years old. Ronna was born on April 2, 1936 in Bath Maine and was the daughter of the late Nathan and Betty Mack Press. A 10:00 a.m. Chapel service is schedule for Thursday July 14, 2016 at the funeral home with interment to follow in the Sharon Gardens Cemetery, Valhalla, New York Arrangements under the direction of Riverside Memorial Chapel, Mount Vernon, NY.


Salvatore J. Daniele Obituary

November 06, 2016 - 08:15

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Salvatore Joseph Daniele, of New Rochelle, NY passed peacefully in his sleep Sunday evening, July 10, 2016 following complications resulting from a stroke. He was 84 years old. Sal was born in New Rochelle, NY on February 23, 1932, the son of the late Rafaella and Salvatore. He married Rosarina "Rose" Nocita in 1953 and had four children. A devoted, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, he spent a wonderful lifetime in New Rochelle. He co-owned and worked for many years at Tri-State Precision Grinding Corp. in Mt. Vernon.