December 2018

01/18 Hope Community Services to be Descussed at League of Women Voters’ Coffee and Conversation 09:30 PM

December 31, 2018 - 09:09

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Carole Troum, the Executive Director of HOPE Community Services, will be the featured guest at the League of Women Voters’ Coffee and Conversation on Friday, January 18th, from 9:30 am – 11:00 am, in the Meeting Room of the New Rochelle Public Library. Ms. Troum will give an overview of wide range of services provided by HOPE and will discuss the seasonal challenges faced by our community’s most vulnerable population. Her informal presentation will be followed by a Question and Answer session. The free program is open to all and light refreshments will be served. 

New Rochelle Public Library NRPL

01/13 Movie Music Magic: Live Concert by Filmharmonic Brass 3 PM

December 31, 2018 - 07:36

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Join us for a live, original, magical, creative, interactive, entertaining, multi-sensorial program for audiences of all ages. Here’s your opportunity to hear and enjoy your favorite movie soundtracks like never before. Filmharmonic Brass, under the direction of Dominic Derasse, is a fabulous ensemble of  seven of the top brass players from NYC who have made it their mission, as an ensemble, to record & perform film music, exclusively.

Movie Music Magic: Live Concert by Filmharmonic Brass

Free Family African Dance Workshops at Library

December 31, 2018 - 07:21

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A series of six free African dance workshops for children ages 7 and up, and their parents and grandparents, will be held at the New Rochelle Public Library on Saturday mornings, from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon, beginning January 19th and continuing through February 23rd.  The popular workshops are led by Anthony Wooden of the Bokandeye African-American Dance Theater, who provides instruction of native African dances while also exploring their meanings and the occasions on which they’re performed.  The workshops help participants gain an understanding of African village life

New Rochelle Public Library NRPL

Sunday Cinema is Back at The Picture House Regional Film Center

December 31, 2018 - 07:00
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PELHAM, NY -- The Picture House Regional Film Center (TPH) in Pelham, NY welcomes the New Year with the return of one if its most popular film programs, Sunday Cinema. Each Sunday in January TPH will show an important and timely, yet less celebrated film, on the big screen in the Main Hall. The 2019 Sunday Cinema series kicks-off with a 50th anniversary screening of the cinéma vérité film, Inquiring Nuns on Sunday, January 6th and Sunday, January 20th. On Sunday, January 13th and Sunday January 27th, Sunday Cinema will feature the award-winning documentary Science Fair.

The Picture House

New Year's Hours

December 31, 2018 - 06:08
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New Year's Eve 

Monday 12/31


Funhouse 10 am - 1:30 am

Bowling 10 am - 1:30 an

Rack n' Cue 10 am - 1:30 am

Golf 10 am - 1 am

Lazer Tag 10 am - 1:30 am


New Year's Day 

Tuesday 1/1


Funhouse 1 pm - 11pm

Bowlingg 1 pm - 12am

Rack n' Cue 1pm - 12am

Golf 1pm - 11pm

Lazer Tag 1pm - 11pm


New Yar's Break

Wednesday 1/2/2019


Funhouse 12pm - 11pm

New Year's Hours

Four Injured in New Rochelle Church Fire

December 27, 2018 - 14:45

NEW ROCHELLE, NY --The New Rochelle Fire Department responded about 8:00 a.m. to a fully engaged fire in the Parsonage at Zion Baptist Church. The fire went to three alarms as flames spread to the church roof.

UPDATE 10:12 AM: Fire Chief Andy Sandor "good head of fire on arrival", "churches...lots of nooks and crannies for fire to get into", "investigators enroute", "no injuries so far", "no known people inside".

UPDATE 10:32 AM: Mutual Aid - Larchmont, Mount Vernon, Yonkers, New York City. 60-70 firefighters on scene.

New Rochelle Man Arraiged for Breaking into a Sports Club Locker and Stealing and Using the Victim’s Credit Card

December 26, 2018 - 22:49

WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Ivan Vrabec, 48, of New Rochelle was arraigned last week for Identity Theft in the Second Degree and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fourth Degree, both felonies, for stealing a credit card from a gym locker in Westchester.

Ivan Vrabec (photo courtesy Westchester County District Attorney)

Deal of the Years

December 26, 2018 - 15:01


What: Deal of the Years

Where: Fun Fuzion New Roc

Cost: $20.18 New Year's Eve

      $20.19 New Year's Day

From 6 pm - Closing

Unlimited video games*, Rides and Lazer Tag!

* Non-Redemption games only. Height restrictions apply. Management Reserves all rights

3 hours of video games and rides! Unlimited Lazer Tag anf Mini Golf!

Deal of the Years