July 2017

Rankings of Westchester’s Safest (and Least Safe) Municipalities based on FBI Data

July 07, 2017 - 19:16

ValuePenguin, a personal finance website that conducts in-depth research and analysis on a variety of topics, has published a report on the Safest Places in New York State. The report is based on 2014 FBI data, the last full year of data available at the time they prepared the report (the company intends a follow up report on 2016 data).

Richard F. Warren Obituary

July 07, 2017 - 05:40

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Richard was born on March 13, 1935 and passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016.

Richard was a resident of New Rochelle, New York at the time of passing.

He served in the US Army from 1958-1962.

Visiting will be Tuesday from 4-8pm at Sisto Paino Inc. 16 Shea Pl. New Rochelle NY. A Mass will be on Wednesday 9:30am at Holy Name Church. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.


Nicholas Ardino Obituary

July 07, 2017 - 04:30

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Nicholas Ardino of New Rochelle formerly of Yonkers died on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at age 30. Born on July 16, 1986 to Sal and Joanne (Halpin) Ardino in Yonkers where he was raised and graduated from Saunders High School and Mercy College with a B.S. in Criminal Justice. Mr. Ardino worked as a security guard for St. John's Hospital for over twelve years. Nicholas is survived by his parents Sal and Joanne Ardino; his brother Mark (Erin) and his niece Daniela and his nephew Joseph; along with many cousins and friends.


Nancy A. Hardy Obituary

July 07, 2017 - 04:26

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Nancy was born on December 20, 1946 and passed away on Friday, October 21, 2016.

Nancy was a resident of New Rochelle, New York at the time of passing.

Visiting will be on Tuesday from 4-8pm at Lloyd Maxcy Sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc. 16 Shea Place New Rochelle. Mass will be on Wednesday 10:30 am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will be private.



New Rochelle High School Administrator Replaced After Allegation of Fondling Student in His Office

July 06, 2017 - 20:51

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- David Diamond is now the former Assistant Director of Special Education at New Rochelle High School.

Diamond was officially replaced last night by the New Rochelle Board of Education last night. It its' Consent Agenda for Personnel Resolutions, the board voted unanimously to approve Resolution #18-65-22, making an interim appointment to Diamond's former position

Gregory Lau has been assigned to New Rochelle High School, effective August 14, 2017 to June 30, 2018, as an interim Assistant Director of Special Education

David Diamond

Ura Wright Obituary

July 06, 2017 - 09:32

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Ura Wright, a longtime resident of New Rochelle passed away October 12, 2016 at the age of 101. She was born in Jamaica, WI to Sidney and Zilla Wright. She was a devout Catholic and a member of the Church of the Holy Family. Ura participated in the Foster Grandparent Program for 14 years, and spent the last 13 years of her life as a resident of the Sarah Neuman Center in Mamaroneck. She is survived by her loving daughters Claudette (Harry) Archer and Gladita Riley. She was the adoring grandmother of Tiffany Archer and Yanik Archer.