10/29 Halloween Bash 05:30 PM

October 20, 2018 - 08:13

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Youth Council of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau, Office for the Aging, The P.A.C.T. Unit of the New Rochelle Police Department, and New Rochelle Parks & Recreation will sponsor its “Halloween Bash” on Monday, October 29th 5:30pm – 7:30pm. This special evening will be held at the Hugh Doyle Center, 94 Davis Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10805. Free Admission. Limited space. All must be pre-registered. First come first served basis.

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11/11 New Rochelle Opera Presents Divas vs. Divos Sunday, November 11, 2018 – 3:00 pm Christopher Murphy Auditorium at Iona College, New Rochelle, NY 3 PM

October 20, 2018 - 07:53

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle Opera will present DIVAS VS. DIVOS on Sunday, November 11, 2018 in the Christopher Murphy Auditorium at Iona College, 715 North Avenue, New Rochelle, NY. The concert is sponsored by Iona College Council on the Arts.

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Westchester Residents Invited to Learn About Alzheimer’s “from A to Z” at Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Lecture Series on November 9th

October 20, 2018 - 07:45

NEW YORK, NY -- The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) will be holding a free educational program designed to teach Westchester residents about Alzheimer’s disease “from A to Z.” 

The event, part of AFA’s Lecture Series, will take place on Friday, November 9th in the Ravazzin Center on Aging (Room 116) at Fordham University’s Westchester Campus, located at 400 Westchester Avenue in West Harrison.  Registration and breakfast will begin at 8:30 am, with the program running from 9:30 am to 11:30 am.

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New Rochelle Board of Education Creates New Facebook Page

October 20, 2018 - 07:24

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New Rochelle Board of Education has established a new Facebook page to keep the community apprised of the Board’s activities, announcements, and other messages.

The page, @NewRochelleBoardofEducation, complements the existing City School District of New Rochelle page, which informs the community of important events and showcases engaging classes and activities and accomplishments of teachers, students and others.

New Rochelle Board of Education Creates New Facebook Page

District-Led Coalition, New Ro Connects, Unites Community Groups Benefiting Students

October 20, 2018 - 06:49

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City School District of New Rochelle is forming a new coalition – New Ro Connects – with community organizations and coalitions that have formed or become active this past year to enhance the lives and educational experiences of students and families in the District.

District-Led Coalition, New Ro Connects, Unites Community Groups Benefiting Students

“Gabrielle’s Corner” Dedicated at Huguenot Children’s Library

October 20, 2018 - 06:11

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A dedication of “Gabrielle’s Corner” was held on Thursday, August 16th at the Huguenot Children’s Library, located in front of New Rochelle High School.  The lovely reading nook and specialized collection of books is a gift made in memory of Gabrielle White, who was suddenly granted her “angel wings” in June of 2017.  

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Westchester Men Arraigned For Burglarizing Homes Throughout The County

October 20, 2018 - 01:47

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Christian Rosa of Valhalla, 27, and Damien Williams of White Plains, 26,  were arraigned on Tuesday before Westchester County Court Judge George Fufidio on a multicount indictment related to a series of burglaries last winter throughout the county.

Rosa is charged with 6 counts of Burglary in the Second Degree, class C felonies, 6 counts of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fourth Degree, class E felonies,?10 counts of Criminal possession of Stolen Property in the Fifth Degree, misdemeanors

Bronx Crooks Cop Plea on Car Theft from Car Dealership Owned by Yankee Legend Mariano Rivera

October 18, 2018 - 03:22

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Two Bronx men pleaded guilty to ripping off a Westchester car dealership owned by Yankee great Mariano Rivera.

The pair ran a complex identity fraud scheme that allowed them to fraudulently “purchase” and take possession of vehicles, mostly high-end, at car dealerships throughout Westchester by using the personal identifying information and credit of their victims.

Pennsylvania Man Charged for Burglarizing Businesses in New Rochelle, Yonkers

October 15, 2018 - 21:10

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Kareem Johnakin, 45,  of Bethlehem, PA, was arraigned in Westchester County Court following a multicount indictment for burglarizing several Yonkers and New Rochelle businesses in the spring and summer 2017. He is being held without bail and is scheduled to appear again in court October 9, 2018.

He is charged with the following:

5 counts of Burglary in the Third Degree, class D felonies

3 counts of Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, class D felonies

4 counts of Criminal Mischief in the Third Degree, class E felonies

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