“We are pleased to announce that as the result of a recent generous donation from a former Remington member, the teen hours will be expanded effective immediately to 3:00pm to 9:00pm,” says Quay Wallace Watkins, Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle. “We will be offering nationally developed Boys & Girls Club of America programs in addition to continuing our successful locally developed programs. Through Project Learn, the teens will receive homework help and tutoring in the afternoon from local college students.
WESTCHESTER, NY -- This week, the Westchester County Board of Legislators (BOL) received a year-end report for 2014 attendance and revenue at Playland—and the news is excellent! Attendance at the County’s historic 280-acre amusement park and recreation area this past year (which doesn’t include special events that take place through October) was 467,948, up more than 77,000 from last year’s 390,069, an increase of 20%. Similarly, gross revenue collected at Playland was $8,750,455, up nearly $1.7 million from last year’s $7,068,481, an increase of 24%.
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The College of New Rochelle volleyball team won for the 15th time this season, and in 14 of those wins, including last night's Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) win over Yeshiva University, the win came in straight sets. The win was the 15th in the last 16 games for the Blue Angels, who improve to 15-4 on the season and 3-0 in HVIAC action.
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Two College of New Rochelle athletes were recognized by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) on Tuesday with weekly accolades. Senior Samantha Gomez (New Rochelle, NY/New Rochelle) was named AD3I Women's Tennis Player of the Week and junior Tayler Fisher (Wilmington, DE/Conrad School of Science) earned AD3I Cross Country Runner of the Week honors for the second week in a row.
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- We are welcoming all Gaels and, in particular, the Reunion classes of 4s and 9s back to campus on Saturday, October 4th for a combined Homecoming and Reunion Weekend. And I do hope you can join us for the following festivities...
1:30 p.m. vs. Stepinac
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- What: More than 50 celebrities and iconic sports figures will come out in force to support White Plains Hospital and the Mariano Rivera Foundation at a celebrity golf tournament and dinner event/awards ceremony on Monday, JuneRead more
NEW YORK, NY -- The Indian Point Closure Task Force met for the first-time last night and publicly discussed and identified initiatives to help the local community prepare for the facility to cease power generation operations and shut down by 2021Read more
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New Rochelle Council of Community Services (NRCCS) honored three outstanding community leaders and organizations at their annual luncheon on Friday June 9th, at the Davenport Manision in New Rochelle.Read more
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York,James P.Read more