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Posted on: July 22, 2021

City Update - Vaccine Pop-up

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This is the City of New Rochelle. 

COVID rates are once again rising here in New Rochelle and across our region as the highly-contagious delta variant...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: May 26, 2021

NYS Announces "Get a Shot to Make Your Future" College Scholarship Lottery

12- to 17-year-olds who get vaccinated can have names entered into random drawing for a full scholarship to SUNY or CUNY beginning May 27. Ten winners per week for five weeks; full scholarship includes tuition, room and board.

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Emergence Broadband Benefit helps families to afford internet service

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classroo...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Vaccines Available Locally

Vaccine accessibility has increased significantly, and appointments are now readily available in New Rochelle and across Westchester.   

Currently, Narayan Pharmacy, New Rochelle Prescription Center, CVS, Montefiore New Rochelle, Stop &am...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: April 28, 2021

NYS mass vaccination sites open to walk-ins 4/29

Update from New York State:

It's critical for us to make the vaccine as accessible as possible and provide all opportunities for New Yorkers to get vaccinated. Beginning Thursday, April 29, all New York State mass vaccination sites will open to el...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: April 13, 2021

FEMA Announces Financial Assistance for COVID-19 Funeral Expenses

FROM FEMA: 

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought overwhelming grief to many families. At FEMA, our mission is to help people before, during and after disasters. We are dedicated to helping ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the vi...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Vaccine Eligibility Expanded

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a new expansion of COVID-19 vaccine eligibility in New York. Beginning Tuesday, March 30 at 8 a.m., all New Yorkers 30 years of age and older will be eligible to receive the vaccine. Beginning April 6, universal elig...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Free Transportation to Vaccine Appointments for Seniors and Disabled Residents

County paratransit will provide free transportation to all seniors and disabled constituents who need a ride to their vaccination appointment

o   All reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance, in order to allow tim...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: March 3, 2021

NYS Vaccination Site Added March 3

New York State and FEMA have opened up a COVID-19 vaccination site at the New York National Guard Armory, 2 Quincy Place, Yonkers, NY 10701 on March 3rd. Eligible Westchester residents can book appointments via the NYS Vaccination hotline at 1 (833) 697-4...

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Coronavirus Newsflash
Posted on: March 3, 2021

COVID-19 Reflections- Community Video