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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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Elderly Man Shot, Killed, While Sitting in Front of West End Bodega

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Manuel Ayala, a 79-year old Mexican national residing at 125 Second Street in New Rochelle, died Sunday after he was shot while sitting on a milk crate outside of a bodega at 238 Union Avenue 

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Identify Theft Ring Convicted, Stole Identity of Retired FBI Agent to "Purchase" $233,000 Sedan from Mercedes New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Last fall, three men and a woman, two from the Bronx and two from Mount Vernon, perpetrated an identity theft scam at the Mercedes-Benz of New Rochelle car dealership.

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New Rochelle School District Cited for Multiple Federal and State Work-Place Safety Violations Linked to Illegal Use of Banned Toxic Chemicals

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New York State Department of Labor Public Employee Safety and Health Bureau has issued five notices of violations, one "serious" and four "non-serious", to the City School District of New Rochelle following a four-month inv

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New Rochelle Little League Team Defeats East Amherst in State Championship, 15-1

EAST GREENBUSH, NY -- The New Rochelle Little League U-11 team defeated East Amherst 15-1 in their first game of the New York State Little League Championship being held in East Greenbush, NY.

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Homeless Man Found Dead in Woods Near North Avenue Bridge in New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A homeless man died in the woods between the North Avenue Bridge and apartment buildings on Park Place.

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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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