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Posted on: February 22, 2021

NRCA Presents: Struggle (virtual exhibit)

Struggle is the latest exhibit at the Rotunda Gallery by the New Rochelle Council on the Arts. 

Struggle - An Exhibit of Our Times opened at the NRCA Rotunda Gallery at New Rochelle City Hall on February 15, 2021.  The exhibit features ar...

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Community News
Posted on: February 9, 2021

NRBID Invites Everyone to “Find Your Heart in New Rochelle Downtown” This February

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 New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District (NRBID), presents “Find Your Heart in New Rochelle Downtown”, a program encouraging visitors stroll the streets and see the beauty in the Downtown area. Starting to...

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Community News
Posted on: February 9, 2021

City of New Rochelle Invites Submission of Images for COVID One-Year Reflection

March will mark one year that the coronavirus pandemic has impacted our City. Over the past eleven months, members of our community have suffered terrible losses. In addition, we have collectively faced challenges that have redefined work, home, school, f...

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Community News
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Canned Food Drive to Support Columbus Food Pantry

The Mascaro Women’s Auxiliary Club, Mascaro Boys & Girls & Columbus School PTA are hosting a canned goods drive to support Columbus Food Pantry.

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Community News
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Downtown STORYWALK® Extended to January 18th

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The wonderful partnership project of the New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District New Rochelle Public Library and the City of New Rochelle will now continue for another two weeks-- until Monday January 18, 2021-- so that more families can enjoy...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Volunteer New York!’s 2021 MLK DAY Offers Virtual Ways to Break Bread & Break Down Barriers Together

Volunteer New York! announced their 11th Annual MLK Day of Service will consist of two new socially-informed and major virtual community events. These events will premiere live over the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend starting Saturday, January 1...

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Posted on: December 29, 2020

County Executive George Latimer Gives Covid-19 Briefing: COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

Westchester County Covid-19 Dashboard can be viewed here: https://arcg.is/10naWv0 

Mobile-Friendly Version of Westchester County Covid-19 Dashboard can be viewed here: https://arcg.is/qHDS9 

Listen to the full press briefing here: https://...

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Community News
Posted on: December 21, 2020

County Health Department issues Rabies Alert for Rabid Black Stray Kitten

The Westchester County Department of Health is alerting residents that a black stray kitten that was caught on Mount Joy Place between Chauncey Avenue and Coligni Avenue in New Rochelle on December 8, was confirmed to be rabid today.

The kitten bit an empl...

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Community News
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Montefiore New Rochelle COVID-19 Testing Site will be closed on Thursday, December 17, 2020

Due to inclement weather, the Montefiore New Rochelle COVID-19 Testing Site will be closed on Thursday, December 17, 2020. Regular operations will resume on Friday, December 18, 2020.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning from 2pm ...

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Community News
Posted on: December 15, 2020

New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District Hosts Two New and Safe Holiday Walking Events

Want to get out of your house for a little while and still be safe and socially distanced?  

New Rochelle Downtown is where you can go—with masks on, of course.

From December 15, 2020 to January 4, 2021, the New Rochelle Downtown Business...

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Community News
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Santa Claus is Coming to City Hall!

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The Department of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation will bring some holiday cheer as they transform the exterior of City Hall into a festive holiday set for a Drive-Thru Selfie with Santa on Wednesday, December 9th from 5pm to 8pm.

Vehicles will cue up on ...

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Community News
Posted on: December 1, 2020

New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce Hosts Virtual Holiday Lighting Thursday December 3rd

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The New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce together with the City of New Rochelle and the New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District (NRBID) will be presenting a Virtual Holiday Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 3 at 5 PM. 

Mayor Noam Bra...

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Community News
Posted on: October 22, 2020

Westchester County to Participate in National Drug Take-Back Day

(Valhalla, NY) – On October 24, National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, Westchester County’s Department of Environmental Facilities (DEF) will give residents the opportunity to dispose of prescription and over-the-counter medications either at the House...

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Community News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Officials Promote Flu Vaccine

Westchester County Briefing 10/1/2020:  Watch full briefing here:   https://youtu.be/zqE3FYj1RXM

 Following his weekly Covid-19 briefing, Westchester County Executive George Latimer rolled up his sleeve and got a flu shot at the ...

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Community News
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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