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New Rochelle DPW Worker Has Rough Week, Arrested Twice in One Day

November 20, 2014 - 00:19

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- One New Rochelle City employee had a rough week during the final days of October, Talk of the Sound has learned.

James Riley, 26, a New Rochelle Public Works hourly employee was arrested twice in the same day in October just two days following an incident in which he allegedly got into an altercation with local landscapers.

Isaac Young "Welcome to the Jungle" Football Hazing Two Years Later: Coach Back In, Victim Kicked Out

November 18, 2014 - 21:25

KennyPhillipsNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Talk of the Sound has learned that the victim in an infamous football hazing incident at Isaac E. Young Middle School in 2012 was subjected to a residency audit and removed from the District after the incident received national media attention.

New Rochelle School Spox: Cops Came "at their convenience" following "shooting incident" involving "pellet gun"

November 18, 2014 - 19:39

Vortex LumitronNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Documents obtained under a Freedom of Information request filed by Talk of the Sound raise new questions about the timing of a report by New Rochelle Schools Security Director Bruce Daniele of a pellet-gun shooting incident in a crowded classro


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