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  1. Habitat for Humanity of Westchester County Celebrates Earth WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | New Rochelle Talk

    Habitat kicked off Sunday with more than 50 volunteers working in community Gardens and neighborhood projects in Mount Vernon and Yonkers making every neighborhood N.M.U.; No More Ugly! "Green and beautiful for every kid, it's time, Stated Jim Killoran, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Westchester. Cities in this Country are without water, California is in a major drought.

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  2. Where is Mary Jane Wilkins (daughter of Artie Wilkins, former Iona basketball coach)?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    The reunion committee for Saint Catharine's Grammar School is currently trying to locate a former classmate for an upcoming reunion for the Class of '66. They thought perhaps Talk of the Sound readers might be able to help.

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  3. Mount Vernon Man Who Led Police on Manhunt Through New Rochelle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    Leroi Bouche, 28, of 42 Sheridan Avenue, Mount Vernon, New York pled guilty today to one count of Attempted Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer, a class "C" Felony. On June 6, 2014, at approximately 7:15 a.m. at the rear parking lot of 630 East Lincoln Avenue, in Mount Vernon, the defendant drove a motor vehicle at a high rate of speed at a Yonkers police detective who along with other members of WDANI - Westchester District Attorney's Narcotics Initiative were attempting to effect a car stop.

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  4. Goo Goo is DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    Frank worked as a warehouse manager for Smith Party Rental in Port Chester and prior to that he worked at Westside Party and Tent Rentals in Mt. Vernon.

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  5. Yemeni Store Owner Files Turn Up Odd Assortment of Phone NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    In January, Talk of the Sound uncovered a cache of documents among possessions of Abbas Al-Saidi that were thrown out by the owner of 384 North Avenue when Al-Saidi was evicted after police found a marijuana grow house in the basement. We set aside three sets of files - Westchester County Department of Health, the Daily Tally Sheets, and the Notes & Scraps.

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  6. Iona Women's Water Polo Goes 2-1 In Non-Conference ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    The Iona College women's water polo team posted a 2-1 mark over three games held at a pair of venues. The Gaels opened the day with a pair of victories at the Villanova Invitational, before suffering a 22-10 setback to No.

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  7. TOTS Report's Notebook: February 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    Aramark is the multi-billion dollar services company that runs the Buildings & Grounds department in the City School District of New Rochelle. On Monday, a regular work day for the Grounds Maintenance staff but a snow day for teachers, staff and students, workers were told to report at the normal time of 7 a.m. Many of the workers are upset because after a great deal of fraud and abuse related to snow days overtime was exposed by Anna Giordano last year, Interim Superintendent Dr. Jeffrey Korostoff ordered overtime to be curtailed.

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  8. New Rochelle Council Member Calls for Committee to Improve Community PolicingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    His propsal is on the agenda for today's City Council meeting. Rice As you know, the New Rochelle Police Department has lost 30 sworn officers in recent years which, in turn, has shifted priorities away from community policing. 1 comment

  9. Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Kidnapping And Robbery...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced that Andre Jones, 24, of 506 Locust Street, Mount Vernon, New York was sentenced today to twenty years in prison on his September 2014 conviction after trial to one count of Kidnapping in the Second Degree, a class "B" Felony, two counts of Robbery in the First Degree, class "B" Felonies, and two counts of Robbery in the Second Degree, class "C" Felonies relating to the kidnapping and robbery of Ricardo Panton. "Being abducted, held captive and driven around all night, while trying to access money from numerous ATMs, all with a gun pointed at one's head, is the definition of a nightmare.

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  10. Columbus Elementary School Students are STREAMing into LearningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    Students at Columbus Elementary School are participating in a program to increase student achievement in science, reading and writing through the use of science literacy integration and student-centered technology. Last night, students, teachers, and parents were joined by Principal Sonia Nunez, Principal of Isaac E. Young Middle School Anthony Bongo, and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Brian Osborne for a presentation on "STREAMing into Learning".

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  11. Must Hear Radio: Cox v. Rice on the People Before Politics Radio Show Sunday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    Talk of the Sound Managing Editor Robert Cox and New Rochelle Councilman Jared Rice will appear together this Sunday on People Before Politics Radio hosted by Damon K. Jones, AJ Woodson and Cynthia Turnquest-Jones. Cox and Rice will discuss the video that went viral after it was published by Talk Of The Sound on Super Bowl weekend.

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  12. New Rochelle Mayor Remarks at NRPD Promotion Ceremony Irks SomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    New Rochelle Police Department held a Promotion Ceremony last Deceber at New Rochelle City Hall. Before the ceremony began, New Rochelle Police Captain Robert Gazzola invited New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson to say a few words. 1 comment

  13. The Symphony of Westchester Family Concert This Weekend at Iona...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    The Symphony of Westchester will perform a Family Concert this weekend at Iona College, suitable for children 4 years and older. The program includes Composers of the Future and the Student Concerto Competition Winner in collaboration with The Hoff-Barthelson Music School of Scarsdale.

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  14. Women's Basketball Handles Manhattan At Home, 60-41Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    Iona College women's basketball junior forward Joy Adams scored 16 points and grabbed a game-high 19 rebounds while junior guard Aaliyah Robinson registered a game-high 18 points in the Gaels' 60-41 victory over Manhattan Thursday morning at the Hynes Athletics Center on Kids Day Out. The Iona defense held the Jaspers to just 27.0% shooting from the field and just one three-point field goal in the game.

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  15. What Can New Rochelle Expect from Red Light Cameras at Intersections?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    New Rochelle can expect an increase in traffic collisions, a failure to provide accurate data to New York State and resistance to provide records under Freedom of Information requests. And more revenue.

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  16. Astorino Announces Date for Westchester County's Firefighter ExamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    County Executive Robert P. Astorino announced today that the Westchester County Department of Human Resources will be administering the county's next Firefighter Civil Service exam on March 28, 2015. Those interested in taking the test must register by Monday, Jan. 26. The test is offered by the county once every four years, and will not be administered again until 2019.

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  17. Westchester Surrogate Court Judge Anthony Scarpino Leaving Bench To Enter Private PracticeRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    After 14 years as Westchester County Surrogate, Judge Anthony A. Scarpino Jr. has announced that he is stepping down from the bench effective January 31st. Scarpino, who began his judicial career in 1984 at age 32 when he was appointed Associate City Court Judge in his home town of Mount Vernon, NY, said that upon leaving the bench he will enter private practice in a senior level position at a regional law firm.

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  18. New Rochelle, one true location, Where The City Yard it is nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | New Rochelle Talk

    Ten businesses have organized themselves as New Rochelle United Against Eminent Domain, a group opposed to a plan to move the New Rochelle Public Works yard to East Place, near Flowers Park on Fifth Avenue. The group, led by Maria La Rocca of Flavio La Rocca and Sons, issued a statement raising various objections to the proposal. 1 comment

  19. Debate Over Relocation of New Rochelle Public Works Yard Heats UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | New Rochelle Talk

    Ten businesses have organized themselves as New Rochelle United Against Eminent Domain, a group opposed to a plan to move the New Rochelle Public Works yard to East Place, near Flowers Park on Fifth Avenue. The group, led by Maria La Rocca of Flavio La Rocca and Sons, Inc., issued a statement raising the various objections to the proposal.

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  20. Iona Prep Alumni Ice Hockey Game Dec. 27Read the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | New Rochelle Talk

    As the oft-repeated mantra on HBO's "Game of Thrones" goes, "Winter is coming." And that means the Iona Prep Alumni Ice Hockey Game is coming with it.

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