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New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson Gearing Up for 2015 Election?


Noam OCBA LookDownLeftNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The word going around town has been that New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson is preparing to run for re-election in 2015.

Where in the World is Sammy Zherka?


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As many folks have now heard, Sammy Zherka was denied bail at his detention hearing a few days ago and will likely remain locked up until his trial on a variety of federal charges.

Sam Zherka a "Flight Risk" and "Danger to the Community", no bail


WHITE PLAINS, NY - New Rochelle businessman Salim "Sam" Zherka was deemed to be a "Flight Risk" and "Danger to the Community". His lawyers request for bail was denied by Judge Cathy Seibel.

Dozens of friends and family gasped as the decision was announced. Outside the courtroom Zherka's children wept.

Ray Rice's Former High School Football Coach Carefully Dances Around Middle School Gun Incident During National Press Conference


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- When Ray Rice was a student at Isaac E. Young Middle School he was found in possession of a BB Gun Pistol, multiple sources who worked in the building at the time have told Talk of the Sound.

SICK JOKE: Iona College Selects New Rochelle City Clerk Bennie "Stonewall" Giles to Present Constitution Day Lecture


Bennie GilesNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Iona College has announced that New Rochelle City Clerk Bennie Giles will present its annual Constitution Day Lecture on Thursday, September 18th.

Ray Rice Makes First Public Appearance Since Elevator Video at New Rochelle High School Football Game