Project SEARCH Honored at National Conference

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle's Project SEARCH, a job readiness program for students with developmental challenges, achieved highest honors at the national organization's annual conference in Savannah, Georgia last week.

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Highlights from BOE Meeting

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Here are some highlights from the Board of Education meeting last Tuesday:

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Budding Engineers Say YES to Hands-on Classes in Summer

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- In a summer science class, as soon-to-be sixth-graders created towers of straws, cardboard and pins, student Alexandra Fernandes invented one innovative way to keep a ping-pong ball from bouncing out of the container on the top

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Committees Formed - Climate and Culture, Finance and Facilities

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New Rochelle Board of Education is establishing two new advisory committees and is looking for volunteers to serve on them.

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Custodian in New Rochelle Elementary School Busted (again) for Heroin

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- James Vincent “Little Jimmy” Bonanno, 36, a custodian at Webster Elementary School in New Rochelle was arrested earlier this week by New Rochelle Police after he was reportedly found passed out in a vehicle with a hypodermic ne

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Following Janus Decision, New Rochelle School Employees Will Learn Too Late How to Withdraw From Union for 2018-19 School Year

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- F.U.S.E., the local union representing New Rochelle District employees is still sorting out how to respond to the Supreme Court’s Janus decision.

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New Rochelle Man, a Bronx Special Educator, Sentenced on Child Porn Charges

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Tyler Davidson, 38, of New Rochelle was sentenced Tuesday by Acting Supreme Court Judge Susan Cacace to ten years probation for promoting and possessing images of child sexual exploitation.

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New Rochelle School District Teacher Named Editor of Science and Children Magazine

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Elizabeth Barrett-Zahn, the science coordinator for Columbus Elementary School in the City School District of New Rochelle, has been named editor of Science and Children, a national award-winning peer-reviewed practitioners’ jo

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