September 2014

Confederation of Neghborhood Associations Meeting 7:45 p.m. Wed. Oct 1

September 30, 2014 - 20:52

The New Rochelle Confederation of Neighborhood Associations will have an “open agenda” meeting Wednesday, October 1, 2014, from 7:45-9:30 pm, in Room B1 of the City Hall Annex, 90 Beaufort Pl, New Rochelle, NY 10801 (the old police station). Free parking is available on Hamilton Ave and Beaufort Pl. Among the issues to be discussed are

The College of New Rochelle Volleyball Team Sweeps Tri-Match; Has Won 14 of last 15

September 30, 2014 - 18:56

The College of New Rochelle volleyball team swept both of its matches Saturday in a tri-match held at the Wellness Center. The Blue Angels defeated both College of St. Elizabeth and Mitchell College in straight sets and have now won 14 of their last 15 matches, with 13 coming in straight sets.

In the other game of the tri-match, Mitchell (3-9) defeated St. Elizabeth (7-8), 3-0.

Food Bank for Westchester and Westchester Coalition for Hungry Announce Merger

September 30, 2014 - 18:51

WESTCHESTER, NY -- The Food Bank for Westchester and the Westchester Coalition for the Hungry and Homeless announced yesterday that they have reached an agreement to merge. The merger has been approved by the boards of each organization and the agreement now goes to the State for approval which is expected later this year.

Community Leaders Discuss Solutions To Combat The Rise Of Homelessness

September 30, 2014 - 18:46

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The homeless population in New Rochelle is steadily on the rise. While the city of New Rochelle has been able to provide shelter, recent cuts in funding has placed a cap on the local shelter’s ability to deliver other vital services to the homeless population. The Homeless Summit will provide a platform where meaningful dialogue can take place on issues related to homelessness in New Rochelle.

Bus November 16 to Father DiOrio from New Rochelle

September 30, 2014 - 16:17

Praise, Prayer, Holy Mass and Healing
Prayers at 11:45AM at Sturbridge Host Hotel, Sturbridge,
BUS LEAVING :7AM departure 2855 St. Theresa's Avenue,
Bronx, 10461 (on the street parking for cars) 7:30AM
pick-up in New Rochelle on corner of Centre Ave. and
LeRoy (free parking Sundays in the city lot on the corner of Center and
LeRoy) We should arrive in Sturbridge at about 10:15 AM.
Feel free to bring food/lunch/snacks

State Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins of Yonkers Launches 2014 Re-Election Campaign

September 29, 2014 - 20:21

Photo  4NEW YORK -- State Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins, the 35th District representative, launches her re-election campaign on her website at, by declaring, “There is a new day dawning for a ne