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New Rochelle a Major Hub for International Sex Trafficking, Says New York City Homeland Security Chief

January 04, 2015 - 17:13

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Associated Press ran a national story over the holidays that quotes James Hayes, the top Immigrations Cop in New York, listing New Rochelle among three major hubs of human sex trafficking in the New York City area.

Open Air Permit for Civil Rights March Planned But Cancelled for Last Sunday After NYPD Shooting

December 23, 2014 - 16:27

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A City of New Rochelle permit for a Civil Rights March set for this past Sunday but cancelled after the shooting death of two New York City Police officers was taken out by Angelique Francis, according to records obtained by Talk of the Sound under a Freedom of Information request.


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Iona College to Host the Inaugural IonaTHON Dance Marathon Supporting Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Students and families whose children were cared for at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital will come together tonight for a six-hour dance marathon to raise money for the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at West

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Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day, Families Can Get a Credit up to $8,293

ALBANY, NY -- The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance and the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance are encouraging New Yorkers to take advantage of the valuable Earned Income Tax Credit as part of EITC Awareness Day, a natio

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Winter Storm Kari Expected to Bring 3-5 Inches Sunday into Monday

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Meteorologists are sounding a bit gun shy about Winter Storm Kari, heddging their bets and offering a lot of qualifications to their forecast for this weekend.

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WestCOP Seeks to Expand Foster Grandparent Program in Westchester County, Specific Need in New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Foster Grandparent Program of Westchester Community Opportunity Program, Inc. is expanding its outreach efforts and is interested in attracting additional volunteers.

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New Rochelle State of the City Address Set for March 5th

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson will deliver the annual State of the City address on Thursday, March 5th 7:30pm at the Davenport Club.

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Fine Food Supermarket on Pelham Road Closing after 3 Months, Blowout Sale is On

NEW ROCHELLE, NY --  Fine Fare Supermarket of New Rochelle will close its doors at the end of February or once the shelves are bare, which ever comes first, according to Store Manager Pedro Riezgo.

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Yemeni Store Owner Busted for Pot, Evicted, Leaves Behind Incriminating Documents

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Following a raid by New Rochelle police at 384 North Avenue in December, Abbas Alsaidi was served with a notice of eviction by the City Marshall several times.

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