If you haven’t already RSVPed, please join me at my 50th Birthday celebration on Sunday, June 2nd. You can reserve a ticket online or download the invitation as a PDF. This will be the main fundraiser for my reelection campaign, and I am very grateful for the contributions of friends and neighbors. Hope to see … Continue reading Reminder: 50th Birthday Party on June 2
Much of our popular conception of the American West was shaped ironically in the decidedly eastern locale of New Rochelle, NY by the great artist Frederic Remington from his studios at 301 Webster Avenue. This fascinating page from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West contains more, including a recreation of Remington’s studio and an … Continue reading Remington in New Rochelle
Congratulations to Columbus Elementary School, which just won the 2019 National Chess Championship in the K-6 category down in Nashville, TN. What a thrilling accomplishment for the students, teachers, and parents of Columbus School, who have made all of New Rochelle proud!
Lots of fun stuff in New Rochelle this Spring. Check out this list of upcoming events, and be sure to visit the City website for updates and additions.
Dreamers and TPS holders are our friends, neighbors and valued members of the New Rochelle community. Today, I am proud to join 500+ state and local leaders in urging Congress to pass permanent protections so that none of our neighbors will live in fear. Here’s more information.
The North Avenue Mile welcomes runners of every ability level for a fun, level race starting at Paine Cottage and ending at City Hall. It’s great for kids, too. I am a terrible runner, but always enjoy the North Avenue Mile. If I can do it, anyone can. Register here. UPDATE (May 13): Unfortunately, it … Continue reading North Avenue Mile on June 9
I met @PeteButtigieg last October at an inter-municipal conference in Detroit. I had heard gushing reviews about him previously, but assumed that the accolades were partially hype. I was wrong. Seated around a large table with about forty other city leaders, including mayors of some of the largest cities in America, Buttigieg was the absolute … Continue reading A Word About Pete Buttigieg
Thank you to the teachers and students of the New Rochelle Children’s Center for Learning, who joined me this morning at City Hall to plant a white oak tree as part of our annual Arbor Day observance. (Okay – technically Arbor Day was last Friday, but bad weather pushed the event to today.) Trees add … Continue reading Arbor Day in New Ro
Westchester County is offering free measles vaccines at the Department of Health in White Plains on April 30th and May 14th. It’s important for everyone to get vaccinated, especially with measles cases on the rise in our region. More details in this flyer.
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