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New Rochelle's Discrimination Against Mobility Impaired Students Continues, Despite Two Federal Agreements and a $26 Million Lawsuit


NEW ROCHELLE, NY — In two federal investigations over the past two years, the City School District of New Rochelle (“the District”) has been determined to have engaged in discriminatory conduct towards mobility impaired students. There is already one multi-million dollar lawsuit pending and a second one expected.

3 Wounded in Lincoln Park Shooting Incident in New Rochelle


New Rochelle Colleges Release 2014 Clery Act Reports on Campus Security


CleryActNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Local colleges in New Rochelle have published their 2014 Clery Reports on campus security.

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.