December 2016

Angelina Sarachelli Obituary

December 24, 2016 - 15:12

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Angelina Sarachelli, 90, passed away on August 18, 2016 at her home in New Rochelle, NY, where she was born in and lived her whole life, proud of the West New Rochelle neighborhood she lived in. She was born on September 29, 1925 to Mr. & Mrs. Louis & Mary Rotina. She graduated from Albert Leonard High School and worked as a banking bookkeeper in NYC until she married Paul Sarachelli in 1946 after he was released from the army after serving combat duty in World War II. They were married at St.

Maria G. Mastrogiacomo Obituary

December 24, 2016 - 14:25

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Maria was born on October 3, 1929 and passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2016.

Maria was a resident of New Rochelle, New York at the time of her passing.

She was married to Pasquale.

Visiting hours will be Friday 4-9 pm at Lloyd Maxcy Sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc. 16 Shea Pl. New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Saturday 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Pancake Breakfast and Thanksgiving Parade

December 24, 2016 - 10:45

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- On November 19th, the Fund was pleased to host its annual Pancake Breakfast at New Rochelle High School before the 53rd Annual New Rochelle Thanksgiving Parade! 

The Breakfast was a huge success, welcoming 400 people from our community. Attendees were able to check-in for the parade onsite and have an opportunity to meet Frank Bernabei, this year's Grand Marshall!  

Pancake Breakfast and Thanksgiving Parade

Anne Frank Exhibit at Museum of Arts & Culture

December 24, 2016 - 10:42

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- "Anne Frank: A History for Today" opened at the Museum of Arts & Culture on November 3rd. The Museum has welcomed hundreds of community members and students from New Rochelle and beyond. Anne's message is as relevant today as ever! 

The Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect trained New Rochelle High School students to serve as docents. These students have enjoyed interacting with visitors over the past few weeks.  

Please make sure to visit the exhibit before it closes on December 7th.

Anne Frank Exhibit at Museum of Arts & Culture

Investigation Report Recommends Cleanup of Contamination at State Superfund Site on Bartels Place, New Rochelle

December 24, 2016 - 10:40

NEW YORK, NY -- This link opens a fact sheet about the results of an environmental investigation of the Industrial Overall Service Corp. Site #360109 (New Rochelle, Westchester County), within New York’s State Superfund Program:

The investigation report recommends development of a remedy to address contamination found in relation to the site.

Investigation Report Recommends Cleanup of Contamination at State Superfund Site on Bartels Place, New Rochelle

City Reviews Arts & Cultural District Master Plan

December 24, 2016 - 10:29
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- As part of the most ambitious downtown development plan in the history of the Hudson Valley, the City is creating a downtown arts & cultural district, designed to be a regional mecca for artists and innovators in line with the City’s vision to become the ideal setting to live, work and grow.  

The creative district will build on New Rochelle’s energetic arts scene by promoting a stable supply of performance space and affordable artist work and live spaces in combination with activities and events to draw in new audiences.

City Reviews Arts & Cultural District Master Plan