January 2017

Students Honor Steven Goldberg by Creating Art of Change Award in his Name

January 25, 2017 - 13:09

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Steven Goldberg readily admits he’s not one to get surprised. The Secondary Social Studies Department Chairman has been at New Rochelle High School for 30 years, after all. On Wednesday, while attending an assembly at the request of Principal Reggie Richardson, Goldberg got the surprise of a lifetime. 

Students Honor Steven Goldberg by Creating Art of Change Award in his Name

The College of New Rochelle Announces Two Alumnae Elected to Board of Trustees

January 25, 2017 - 12:50

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The College of New Rochelle today announced the election of two alumnae to the Board – Christine LaSala and Marlene Melone Tutera. Gwen Adolph, Chair of the Board of Trustees, said the two new board members bring valuable knowledge and insight.

The College of New Rochelle Announces Two Alumnae Elected to Board of Trustees

Taste of the Sound: Empire Wok

January 24, 2017 - 07:59
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Empire Wok

  • 123 Pelham Rd, New Rochelle, NY 10805
  • Phone number: (914) 632-5688
  • Trip Advisor: #73 of 156 Restaurants in New Rochelle [3.5 of 5 bubbles 3 Reviews]
  • Cuisines: Chinese
  • Cost: $

Hours :

  • Mon 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Tue 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Fri 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
  • Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
  • Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Jefferson School Educators Demand Superintendent Dismiss New Rochelle Principal

January 23, 2017 - 22:13

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Several weeks ago, I received an anonymous letter from a group identifying itself as “Educators at Jefferson Elementary School”. With no way to contact the group, I reached out to Principal Kimmerly Nieves along with senior school officials. None responded. The letter contains numerous serious allegations. In the absence of a response from Nieves, Osborne and others we feel compelled to share the letter and call for a full investigation into the allegations.

Among the most serious charges:

Jefferson School Principal Kimmerly Nieves

On Day After Election of Donald Trump, New Rochelle Elementary School Principal Warned Staff: “our students are waking up to terrifying news”

January 23, 2017 - 21:08

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Columbus Elementary School Principal Michael Galland sent the following email on the early morning of November 8th. The email is presented “as written” so the typos, grammatical errors, syntax issues and punctuation errors are Mr. Galland’s own.

“columbus staff:

Our children wake up this morning to learn that Donald Trump has been elected president.

No matter your political preference, it is indisputable that the campaign he led for the last year has been historic for a number of reasons.

Columbus School Principal Michael Galland

New Rochelle School Officials Warn of Anti-Trump Protest at Middle School

January 23, 2017 - 13:38

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Students at the Albert Leonard Middle School are planning an Anti-Trump "walkout" this morning.

In an e-mail to staff, obtained by Talk of the Sound, Assistant Principal Daniel Goldberg asked that district employees notify the Principal's Office if they observe groups of students gathering late this morning.

Taste of the Sound: La Brisa Marina

January 21, 2017 - 08:39
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La Brisa Marina

  • 601 Main St, New Rochelle, NY 10801
  • Phone Number: (914) 636-6391
  • Trip Advisor: #81 of 154 Restaurants in New Rochelle [4.0 of 5 bubbles 1 Review]

Yelp 5 Star Comment 

"I been to a few Peruvian Restaurants in Westchester but no other compares to the food this place makes. The Food is Amazing and keeps My Family, Friends and Self coming back. Service Is Great. Go and try for yourself!  if deciding what to eat definitely try the lomo saltado with the green spicy sauce on the rice."

New Rochelle Schools Chief Bans Discussion, Viewing of @TrumpInaugural

January 20, 2017 - 20:04

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Donald J. Trump was sworn in today as the 45th President of the United States, an event likely unfamiliar to most public school students in the City School District of New Rochelle. This after Schools Superintendant Brian Osborne banned any viewing or discussion of the nation's 58th Inaguration.

"Word came down from Osborne that nothing is to be shown or talked about involving President Trump," said one source.

"One teacher is in tears," the source added.