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New Rochelle a Major Hub for International Sex Trafficking, Says New York City Homeland Security Chief

January 04, 2015 - 17:13

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Associated Press ran a national story over the holidays that quotes James Hayes, the top Immigrations Cop in New York, listing New Rochelle among three major hubs of human sex trafficking in the New York City area.

Open Air Permit for Civil Rights March Planned But Cancelled for Last Sunday After NYPD Shooting

December 23, 2014 - 16:27

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A City of New Rochelle permit for a Civil Rights March set for this past Sunday but cancelled after the shooting death of two New York City Police officers was taken out by Angelique Francis, according to records obtained by Talk of the Sound under a Freedom of Information request.


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City of New Rochelle Appoints Finance Commissioner

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- City Manager Charles B. Strome III has selected Tracy Yogman, CPA as the City’s new Commissioner of Finance. Ms. Yogman will assume the position on September 12.

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New Rochelle Schools Provide Capital Project Update for Barnard School and Webster School

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- City School District of New Rochelle Construction Consultant Michael Orifici provided an updated to members of the District-Wide Health & Safety Committee at their public meeting on Friday July 22nd.

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New Rochelle Middle School Found Dumping Raw Sewage into Protected Wetlands Astride Long Island Sound

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City of New Rochelle is facing $37,500 a day in federal fines after tests by city engineers revealed that raw sewage has been flowing from a sanitary line emerging from Isaac E.

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WOOF WOOF: Westchester County Police K-9 Strikes Again, Helps Seize 3.5 Kilos of Heroin In New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Westchester County Police arrested a Massachusetts man and seized 3.5 kilos of heroin following a traffic stop on Wednesday on the Hutchinson River Parkway in New Rochelle.

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Richard E. Organisciak, former Superintendent of the City School District of New Rochelle Passes Away

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City School District of New Rochelle mourns the death of former Schools Superintendent Richard E. Organisciak, who served the district from August 15, 2006 until his retirement on October 4, 2013.

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Fatal 3 Alarm Fire Guts Home Across From New Rochelle City Hall, 1 Dead, 3 Injured

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- One woman is dead and two were injurered after a Three-Alarm fire ripped through a house across from New Rochelle City Hall shortly before midnight Sunday.

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New Rochelle DPW Commissioner Resigns, Replaced by Former Rye City Manager

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Alex Tergis has resigned as Commissioner of Public Works. He has been replaced, for now, by disgraced former Rye City Manager Scott Pickup.

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