Pelham Art Center Welcomes Two New Board Members

February 04, 2018 - 05:44
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PELHAM, NY -- PELHAM ART CENTER is pleased to announce that two new members joined the Pelham Art Center Board of Directors in January 2018.  The two members were elected mid-semester.  The PAC Board welcomed Sona Davidian, Dana Diersen Buehrer, Katy Garry, Helena Grubesic and Chris Tahbaz as notable new members in September 2017, as well as Barbara Bratone, who returned to the Board after a year of travels.

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03/03 Flamenco and La Ida y Vuelta 01:30 PM

February 04, 2018 - 05:13

PELHAM, NY -- Feel the heat of the summer approaching with the spicy rhythms and passionate flamenco dance by the group Flamenco Latino.

From 1:30-2:30 pm this exciting traditional dance will inspire you!  Pelham Art Center invites artists to take advantage of the passion and create flamenco movement drawings. For all others – enjoy the visuals, the footwork, the guitar sounds and learn about this exciting dance. 

Flamenco and La Ida y Vuelta

4 New Rochelle High School Students Arrested for Criminal Trespass a Block from Campus

February 02, 2018 - 21:37

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Four young men, described by police on scene as "high school students" were arrested inside a vacant house located at 180 Mount Joy Place and charged with Criminal Trespass. The incident comes in the wake of a string of violent incidents of stabbings, slashing, melees which gained national attention following a fatal stabbing of a student involving a group of other students. In that case. Z’inah Brown was charged with Second Degree Murder in the death of Valaree Schwab.

Million Dollar Burglary in Downtown New Rochelle

February 02, 2018 - 15:01

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle Coin & Jewelry located at 20 Division Street in downtown New Rochelle was burglarized overnight. New Rochelle Police Detectives was on scene early Friday morning. The suspect or suspects appear to have entered through the roof. The New Rochelle Fire Department is also on scene. A ladder is propped up in front of the store leading to the roof.

While fluid, Initial unconfirmed reports are that over a million dollars worth of merchandise was stolen. Police on the scene had no comment.

02/01 AJC Westchester/Fairfield and Temple Beth El Present "A Town Hall Meeting with Congressman Jim Himes 06:30 PM

January 29, 2018 - 03:35

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- As we mark the one-year anniversary since President Trump was inaugurated, join us for a frank and open discussion. Rep. Himes is a member of the House Committee on Financial Services, and serves as the ranking member of the NSA and Cybersecurity Subcommittee of the Intelligence Committee.

Thursday, February 1, 2018 6:30 pm

Temple Beth El, Stamford, CT This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required at or by calling 914.948.5585.

AJC Westchester/Fairfield and Temple Beth El Present "A Town Hall Meeting with Congressman Jim Himes

Busy Schedule Monday in New Rochelle in Response to Recent Cluster of School Violence

January 29, 2018 - 02:03

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- It will be a busy Monday as the City and School District respond to the recent spate of school violence.

New Rochelle High School will hold a  series of student assemblies on Monday. This will also be a half day of school.

Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – October 2017

January 27, 2018 - 22:10

NEW YORK, NY -- Prices in the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged down 0.2 percent in October after advancing 0.5 percent in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Chief Regional Economist Martin Kohli attributed the downturn to lower energy prices. (Data in this report are not seasonally adjusted. Accordingly, month-to-month changes may reflect the impact of seasonal influences.)

Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – October 2017

Pelham Art Center Executive Director Lynn Honeysett Annouces Retirement

January 27, 2018 - 17:51
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PELHAM, NY -- Pelham Art Center Executive Director Lynn Honeysett announced that she plans to leave her position March 1.

At a Board of Directors meeting on November 15, 2017, Ms. Honeysett informed Board members that it was with greatly mixed emotions that she would be retiring from the Art Center she has loved for seven years. Ms. Honeysett and her husband, Tom, who retired from CBS’s 60 Minutes last year, plan to travel extensively and divide their time between their homes in Westchester and Columbia counties. She plans to return to her own art-making and writing. 

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