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04/06 Westchester B.L.U.E. Ride at Empire Harley-Davidson in New Rochelle 10 AM


WestchesterBlueWestchester B.L.U.E. Ride! A police escorted ride.

Registration starts at 10 am.

Kickstands up at 11 am.

Registration Fee is $25 ($10 For Passengers)

Includes patch & lunch.

F.U.S.E. News & Updates March 24, 2014 - Contract Negotiations, School Budget, FUSE Elections, More


The F.U.S.E. newsletter for the week of March 24, 2014

Upcoming Dates to Remember
• The Third Annual Food Drive is scheduled for May 10. VP Billy Coleman is again organizing the event which provides food and other household necessities to New Rochelle food pantries. Information about locations and sign up will be available soon!

Mayor of New Rochelle Delivers Standard Bramsonian State of the City Address


NEW ROCHELLE, NY — Mayor Noam Bramson delivered the annual State of the City address on Thursday, March 20. Speaking before a crowd of civic leaders, business owners, and residents, Bramson did his best to appear humble and chastened by the trip the woodshed he received from voters in 2013.

WCA Extends a Warm Welcome to Montefiore Medical Center


WCA Montefiore1HARRISON, NY -- At a reception last night, the Westchester County Association honored Montefiore Medical Center for their commitment to revitalizing healthcare in Westchester County.

New Rochelle Receives Major Education Grant


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City School District of New Rochelle, in partnership with Southern Westchester BOCES and the Port Chester Public Schools, has been awarded the New York State Education Department’s Strengthening Teacher and Leader Effectiveness (STLE) Grant totaling $1,844,500.

The grant provides further professional development for New Rochelle teachers and school leaders.

County Police Helicopter Rescues Wind Surfer From David’s Island



NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Westchester County Police Aviation Unit on Thursday night rescued a wind surfer who had gone out on the Long Island Sound and was unable to make his way back to the mainland.