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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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Abbas AlSaidi, Yemeni Store Owner, Charged with Marijuana Possession following grow house raid

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- On December 3rd, 2014, New Rochelle police executed Operation City Sweeper II, a citywide series of arrests for drug dealing, primarily heroin and crack cocaine.

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Driver of Red Truck Who Ran Over Bronx Man Surrenders to New Rochelle Police

Martin Oliveros, 24, of New Rochelle, NY has been charged with Assault in the First Degree.

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New Rochelle Woman Wins Million Dollar Prize in MegaMillions Drawing

Pasqua purchased the ticket at the Mobil Mart at 657 North Avenue in New Rochelle, near Iona College forthe drawing held on Friday, January 26th.


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New Rochelle School Guard Watches Movies Under Coat While on Post

Alex Smith is currently a security guard at New Rochelle High School. He is normally assigned to a post on the the 3rd floor. He is also assigned overtime on the first floor during Night School programs.

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Winter Storm Juno Represents First Big Test of New Rochelle's New Salt Dome

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Tons of snow is being kept warm and dry inside a newly constructed Salt Dome at the New Rochelle DPW Yard on East Main Street. Winter Storm Juno represents the first real test of the benefit of the new salt dome.

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Winter Storm Juno Brings Blizzard Conditions to New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The National Weather Service is forecasting a potentially historic winter storm with heavy snow and high winds expected to create white-out, blizzard condi

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Applications Now Being Accepted for New Rochelle Firefigher Exam

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Those interested to become a New Rochelle firefighter can apply to take the Firefighter exam to be held on Saturday, March 28. 

Registration to take the exam closes on February 20 at 4 p.m. for the March 28 test.

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