New Rochelle July 4th Update: Fireworks on, Ladle of Love Food Truck at Hudson Park


July 4th Update: Fireworks are on for tonight, so pack those chairs and blankets. Hudson Park goers will have a special treat- the Ladle of Love Food Truck will make its summer debut with a delicious holiday menu of farm-to-truck locally sourced food and quality beverages. Ladle of Love Food Truck is a pint-sized (and electric!) version of the award winning gourmet food shop in Mount Kisco.

Temple Israel of New Rochelle's lecture Food for Thought "The Changing Face of Healthcare"


Join us for a monthly series, to learn from experts in their fields, and an opportunity to learn from one another.

Wednesday, July 16, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
“The Changing Face of Healthcare” with Marji Karlin

* $15 per person covers lecture, discussion and lunch

RSVP to the Temple Office by phone or on under “Events” by Tuesday, July 15, but walk-ins are welcome!

Community Kehillat Shabbat BBQ at Temple Israel of New Rochelle


Join Us for Community (Kehillat) Shabbat Service and BBQ on Friday, July 11.

Services begin at 6 p.m. and open to all. The BBQ begins at 7 p.m. and you can RSVP at under "Events"

Cost is $15 * per Adult • FREE for Ages Tots - 25 years

Let us know if your children will be attending the Community Shabbat Children's Activities on the RSVP form during the BBQ.

New Rochelle Board of Ed Falls Down Slippery Slope


I gave the following remarks at the New Rochelle Board of Education on July 1, 2014:

At the May 6th meeting Chrisanne Petrone asked how "we as a board" can hold people who work for us accountable if we are not going to hold ourselves accountable.

Great question.

Talk of the Sound back online


One small stupid error (by me) and site knocked out for 4 days. DOH!
 Our savior was Sara Caldwell. Thank goodness for her efforts.
 If you need web site help, call her!

Where is Former New Rochelle Schools Administrator, Level 2 Sex Offender Jose Martinez?


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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- From time to time, Talk of the Sound likes to check up on Jose Martinez.

06/27 Grand Opening of New Rochelle's Down to Earth Farmers Market 10:30am


New Rochelle Farmers Market Grand Opening June 27 press releaseNEW ROCHELLE, NY — Join us this Friday,