Second New Rochelle High School Student Arrested in Fatal Stabbing of Classmate at Dunkin Donuts

February 21, 2018 - 15:42

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle Police yesterday arrested a 15 year-old juvenile related to the Valaree Schwab homicide.  The suspect has been arrested and charged as a juvenile with Hindering Prosecution and Tampering With Physical Evidence. His name was withheld by police due to his age. As a juvenile his case will be adjudicated in Family Court.

Group of 7 New Rochelle High School Students Confront Valaree Schwab Moments Before Fatal Stabbing

New Rochelle High School Secretary Marisol Martell Slapped with 49-Count Felony Corruption Complaint, Stole $35,000

February 20, 2018 - 22:20

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Marisol Martell, 47, of Elmsford, NY was arraigned today on a 49-count felony complaint in New Rochelle City Court on charges related to her theft of money from the New Rochelle School District while working as a school secretary in the Athletic Department Office.

Board of Education Member Maddali Atallah Submits Resignation

February 18, 2018 - 09:04

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Board of Education last night accepted the resignation of board member Maddali Atallah. The Board chose to leave the seat, which was vacated immediately, vacant until the next regularly scheduled school district election on May 15.

Atallah, who had been serving in the capacity of vice president for the board, cited personal reasons for the decision she had been considering for some time. Board member Jeffrey Hastie was chosen to serve as the new vice president through the end of the school year.

Amy Moselhi Runs for Board of Education in the City School District of New Rochelle.

Thruway Authority Launches E-Zpass Discount for New Customers

February 18, 2018 - 08:47

NEW YORK, NY -- The New York State Thruway Authority today announced the launch of a $10 E-ZPass discount for new customers to encourage motorists to sign up for the most convenient and cost- effective way to travel New York toll roads, bridges and tunnels. More people than ever are using E-ZPass, as sales of On-The-Go tags jumped 22 percent in 2017 from 2016, setting a new record of 131,175 tags sold. Sales of On-The-Go tags have more than doubled since 2012.

New York State Thruway Authority

James Staudt of McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP Law Firm in White Plains Named Chair of the Board of Directors of United Hebrew of New Rochelle

February 18, 2018 - 08:37

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Larchmont resident James Staudt, a partner in the law firm of McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP (MGS) in White Plains, has been named the chair of United Hebrew of New Rochelle’s Board of Directors.

In this new role, Staudt will provide leadership to the board, and help to ensure United Hebrew remains a vital organization that is true to its mission by being responsive to the wide-ranging needs of today’s seniors and an evolving healthcare environment.

James Staudt of McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP Law Firm in White Plains Named Chair of the Board of Directors of United Hebrew of New Rochelle

New Rochelle Opera Presents Operatic Lovefest

February 18, 2018 - 08:22

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle Opera will present an OPERATIC LOVE FEST, on March 11th, 2018 at 3:00 pm. The fundraiser concert will be held at The Fountainhead in New Rochelle, NY. All proceeds will support the Company’s 2018 production of Giacomo Puccini’s La Boheme.

“We haven’t presented a Love Fest concert since 2014,” said NRO Artistic Director Camille Coppola. “It was an extremely popular event with our patrons, so we decided to bring it back this year.” 

New Rochelle Opera

Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle Announces 10th Annual be Great Gala

February 18, 2018 - 07:59

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- On Friday, March 2, 2018, the Boys & Girls of New Rochelle (BGCNR) is hosting its 10th Annual BE GREAT gala at The Surf Club on the Sound. BE GREAT is a festive celebration highlighting the work of the Club and honoring individuals and businesses who have demonstrated a commitment to the youth and families in New Rochelle. Tickets, sponsorships and ads for BE GREAT can be purchased via our website at