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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Thanksgiving Parade Cancelled

NEW ROCHELLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES  THANKSGIVING PARADE CALLED OFF FOR 2020   

 HEALTH AND SAFETY OF THE COMMUNITY IS OF PRIMARY CONCERN 

NEW ROCHELLE, NY – [September 18, 2020] – Toge...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

New Rochelle Council on the Arts Postpones ArtsFest 2020

Due to the continuing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the New Rochelle Council on the Arts has made the difficult decision to postpone this year’s ArtsFest, originally scheduled for October 16th through 18th.

The annual festival celebrates the p...

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Community News
Posted on: August 17, 2020

NRPL Zoom Event: Three Leading Suffragists with Ties to New Rochelle

Tomorrow will mark the 100th Anniversary of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment. It was a long, tough battle.

Three of the women who were instrumental in the women’s suffrage movement had distinct ties to New Rochelle: Lucretia Mott, Susan B. ...

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Community News
Posted on: August 14, 2020

NY State of Health open enrollment ends August 15

NY State of Health is currently open for enrollment through August 15 because of hardships faced by New Yorkers due to the Novel Coronavirus. And, many New Yorkers will qualify for Medicaid, Child Health Plus or the Essential Plan due to loss of income/em...

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Community News
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Con Edison continues dry ice distribution at City Hall

The following has been sent from Con Ed:

Con Edison will distribute dry ice today at four locations in New York City and two locations in Westchester County.

The distribution will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. or until supplies run out. A mo...

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Community News
Posted on: July 16, 2020

Camp Vollo summer registration is now open!

What is Camp Vollo?

Camp Vollo is a free two-week virtual volunteer camp experience for young changemakers.

Campers will receive an easy-to-follow Camp Vollo Activity Book that includes two-weeks of structured volunteer assignments and goals to create posit...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

City Update- July 1

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This robocall was sent Citywide today. To subscribe to our NewRoAlert email/text/call system, visit www.newrochelleny.com/newroalerts 

As we approach the Fourth of July weekend, please remember that fireworks are not allowed under any cir...

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Community News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Juneteenth Flag Raising

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The City of New Rochelle celebrated Juneteenth with a flag-raising on Friday, June 19. This inaugural ceremony was the suggestion of Briana Hill-Behar, a New Rochelle High School Student, class of 2021, who wrote in the request to Mayor Bramson last week....

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Community News
Posted on: June 1, 2020

400 Gift Cards Donated to Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital Staff

New Rochelle pride and strength were front and center May 28 as New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital Vice President and Executive Director Anthony J. Alfano, joined New Rochelle Resident Esther Vacca who presented over 430 ...

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Community News
Posted on: May 22, 2020

NRPL Special Memorial Day Weekend Program

Special Memorial Day Weekend Program

Supreme Sacrifice: A Virtual Tour of New Rochelle’s Monuments & Memorials

Saturday. May 23 at 4:00 pm

In honor of the New Rochelle residents who gave their lives fighting in our country’s wars and ...

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Community News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

New Rochelle Veteran Banner Project in Full Swing

New Rochelle American Legion Post 8 and the New Rochelle Veteran Advisory Committee are proud to present the New Rochelle Veterans Banner Project. This project is a cooperative effort to recognize the men and women who have bravely served our country from...

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Community News
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Exhibition Celebration: The Charles W. Dickerson Fife, Drum & Bugle Corps

The story of an extraordinary New Rochelle group, which was formed from a segregated African-American boy scout troop and became one of America’s leading fife, drum and bugle field corps, will be featured in this exhibit. Images, sounds, and art...

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Community News
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Health Commissioner Urges Residents to Protect Against Flu

The Westchester County Department of Health reminds residents that the best way to avoid influenza is to get a yearly flu vaccine and wash hands frequently.

With flu activity now widespread throughout New York State and Westchester County, the risk of flu ...

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Community News
Posted on: January 14, 2020

New North Avenue Supermarket in New Rochelle sets Grand Opening for January 21

New Rochelle Farms, the much-anticipated new supermarket and laundromat on North Avenue and Lincoln Avenue, will celebrate its grand opening on Tuesday, January 21 at 4:30 pm.

The 10,000 square-foot grocery store, which includes an attached laundromat, wil...

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Community News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Volunteer New York! 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service

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On Saturday, January 18 Volunteer New York! it will kick off its 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service.

The Volunteer New York! website has some local and area opportunities, including:

-A donation hub at Iona College colle...

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Community News
Posted on: December 13, 2019

10th Annual Ring in the New Year at Noon at New Roc

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WESTCHESTER/December 4, 2019 — There’s no need for kids to stay up until midnight as New Roc City rings in the New Year early with a Times Square-inspired countdown to noon featuring a thrilling release of 3,500 festive, brightly-color...

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Community News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Get the Playbook on Home Energy Efficiency at the Energy Coach Talk

Learn more at the Energize New Rochelle Energy Coach Talk at the New Rochelle Public Library, Tuesday November 19th 6:00pm. Come for an informational presentation featuring Building Performance Institute certified energy expert Norm Jen, who will...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

NRNY Artsy Murals: Opening Artwalk

Join us on Nov 2nd at 3pm for the reveal of eight spectacular – and huge - murals curated by Street Art for Mankind (SAM) for the City of New Rochelle. The murals reflect the unique creativity, diversity and forward-thinking of the New Rochelle ...

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Community News
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Lead Safe Westchester (LSW) Grants Available

The Lead Safe Westchester (LSW) Program awards grants for improvements in single and multi-family housing units that were built before 1978, at no cost to the property owner. If chipped or peeling lead-based paint and other safety hazards are ide...

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Community News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

The New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce Announces Upcoming 56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade

56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade Flyer 2019

The Chamber of Commerce of New Rochelle is again partnering with the City of New Rochelle to host the 56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade on Saturday, Nov. 23rd. This year’s Grand Marshal is The New York Empire, the only professional sports team to ...

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Community News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

LWV of New Rochelle Candidates Forum Oct. 21 for City and County Election

The  Candidate Forum for City and County Office at City Hall on Monday, October 21 will be cablecast live on Optimum Channel 75 and Verizon FIOS Channel 28.  The schedule for the Forum, sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New Roch...

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Community News
Posted on: June 12, 2019

New and Expanded Downtown Farmer's Market Opens

Summer’s here and Downtown New Rochelle has an all-new and greatly expanded New Rochelle Farmers Market offering the best produce and foods the Hudson Valley has to offer. The New Rochelle Farmers Market is held weekly on Saturdays at Ruby Dee Park at Lib...

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