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New Rochelle Braves Off to Cooperstown for National Baseball Tournament


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A group of ballplayers from New Rochelle are on their way to Cooperstown this afternoon.

New York State Education Department Releases English/Language Arts and Math Assessment Results for 2013-2014


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New York State Education Department has released ELA and Math assessment results including those for New Rochelle. Grade 5 Math scores are currently unavailable due to an error.

The Math and ELA exams, commonly referred to as the "Common Core" exams were given last spring.

D'Onofrio Field Shooter Arrested, Anthony Morgan Charged with Attempted Murder


AnthonyMorganNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle police have arrested Anthony Morgan for shooting Tyrone McGhee at D'Onofrio Field Park a week ago Sunday.

Accurate Information on D'Onofrio Field Park Shooting in New Rochelle Difficult to Find


Donofrio 1282NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- If ever there was a case to be made that the City of New Rochelle needs to create a Crisis Management and Communications Team, the shooting at D'Onofr

James J. Murphy, III (1948 - 2014)


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James J. Murphy, III of New Rochelle, NY died on July 28, 2014 after a brief, unexpected illness.

Shooting in New Rochelle at D'Onofrio Park, 1 Victim Critical


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A man was shot and critically injured during a party at a park in New Rochelle Sunday evening.

The shooting incident occurred shortly after 6:00 p.m. A call came into police at 6:24 p.m., report of one shot fired, one person down.

For First Time, New Rochelle School District Adds Muslim Holy Day to School Calendar


Eid al adhaFor the first time, the City School District of New Rochelle has placed a Muslim religious holiday on the official school calendar.

New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson Exploring Complete Elimination of Public Comment Period During City Council Meetings


NoamBramson.jpgNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Talk of the Sound has learned that New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson has been exploring the elimination of the Citizens to be Heard public comment period held as part of City Council Meetings.