Lots of great employment opportunities for young people in New Rochelle this summer. Here’s are all the details from a City Hall press release: New Rochelle youth are encouraged to apply for summer positions through the following New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Summer Employment Programs. The deadline to apply is May 10. Network Youth Leadership Program: … Continue reading Summer Youth Employment Opportunities
The City of New Rochelle is teaming with Volunteer New York to sponsor a clean-up at Hudson Park this Sunday. Activities include painting and staining benches, painting pavilions, garden clean-up and mulching, debris removal, and shoreline clean up. It’s great for families and groups. Volunteers must be registered to participate. Visit this site to learn … Continue reading Volunteer Park Clean-Up this Sunday
Love these Pop-Up Libraries that have been installed at various public parks throughout New Rochelle. Take a book. Leave a book. And each mini-library is a unique, whimsical work of art. Read all about it here, with descriptions of the libraries and the artists. Thank you to the New Rochelle Council on the Arts, My … Continue reading Pop-Up Libraries in New Ro Parks
In case you missed the hard copy in your mailbox, here’s New Rochelle’s Spring newsletter, filled with updates on local initiatives, helpful tips, and information about municipal services. Thank you to the City’s Marketing & Communications team for putting the newsletter together.
I turn 50 later this year. Hooray(?) To celebrate this milestone birthday, I am having a party on June 2nd, which will also serve as the main fundraiser for my reelection campaign. Please come. If you didn’t receive an invitation in the mail, here’s all the information. And it’s easy to RSVP online. Catie and … Continue reading I’m Turning 50 – Please Celebrate With Me
Last week, I announced my plans to seek reelection. Today, I am happy to introduce my Democratic running mates for City Council. Read all about them in this press release. To move in the right direction, New Rochelle needs an effective team of local leaders who are committed to working together, and who will uphold … Continue reading Meet New Ro’s Democratic Team
Iona College may not have made it to the NCAA Basketball Championship this year, but New Rochelle was still well represented. Our own Ty Jerome, an Iona Prep grad, led Virginia’s Cavaliers to a big win last night. Congratulations, Ty!
Through the Boys and Girls’ Clubs Civics Day, youngsters have an opportunity to come to City Hall and play the role of elected and appointed officials. Here’s Daniel Silva, who was chosen to be the mayor for a day, looking entirely comfortable at the desk!
Read about some of the remarkable artists who call New Rochelle home in this excellent piece from Untapped Cities. As our city grows, we want cultural and creative expression to remain at the heart of New Rochelle’s identity.
April is Autism Awareness month, and I wanted to take a moment to acknowledge the inspiring work of New Rochelle’s own Chris Greco, who founded Christopher’s Voice in honor of his son. Among many other accomplishments, Christopher’s Voice has spearheaded successful partnerships with more than 250 First Responder agencies throughout the country — helping to … Continue reading Christopher’s Voice