Maisano for Justice Press Release
The Westchester Hispanic Law Enforcement Association (WHLEA) announced its endorsement of Jim Maisano for Supreme Court Justice, 9th Judicial District and Patricia O’Callaghan for Westchester Family Court Judge. The WHLEA cited both candidates’ longstanding record of leadership on law enforcement issues, commitment to equal treatment under the law, and understanding of the issues that all Westchester residents face, particularly in the Hispanic and Latino communities. (Please note that a photo of the endorsement is attached to this email).
OK. It's official. The Journal News has redeemed itself. It has becoming increasingly clear that the JN is finally starting to ask some tough questions about New Rochelle and come over from the dark side. In 2008 and 2009, New Rochelle was largely ignored by the JN. When it did mention New Rochelle, the 7th largest city in New Rochelle and the 2nd largest in its coverage area it was little more than high school sports scores, police blotter reports and "rip 'n read" press releases. You could literally count on one hand the number of original reporting done in or about New Rochelle. As for investigative reporting, there was been absolutely none and only the very occasional article that was not spoon fed to a reporter by government officials. That has begun to change.Read more
WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced today that Christopher Welch, 32, of 45 Pleasant Street, New Rochelle, New York plead guilty to two counts of Persistent Sexual Abuse, class “E” Felonies.Read more