Category Archives: Community

Great Parade

Thank you to the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce, the City’s Parks & Rec Department, and everyone who helped organize Saturday’s terrific Thanksgiving Parade.  Terrific weather, big crowds, and fun inflatables add up to a great time for all.  Glad to celebrate the season with so many friends and neighbors.

New Ro Thanksgiving Parade on Saturday

Join thousands of neighbors this Saturday morning, November 17th, for New Rochelle’s annual Thanksgiving Parade.  The fun kicks off at 10am on North Avenue at Eastchester Road. Just before the parade, fuel up with flapjacks and other treats at the Pancake Breakfast, sponsored by the Fund for Educational Excellence, in the House IV cafeteria at … Continue reading New Ro Thanksgiving Parade on Saturday

Another Big Win for New Rochelle

New Rochelle was just awarded a $1 million grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies through the “Mayors Challenge.”  We are one of only nine cities throughout the nation — out of more than 300 competitors — to win this award. Bloomberg recognized New Rochelle for our innovative use of augmented and virtual reality to help guide community … Continue reading Another Big Win for New Rochelle

Promoting New Rochelle – Three New Videos

For cities, successful marketing is more than fluff; it can be a valuable part of an overall strategy to attract economic development, sustain home values, and enhance our community’s image.   That’s why the City has stepped up efforts to promote New Rochelle in a professional way, under the umbrella of our “Ideally Yours” brand. These … Continue reading Promoting New Rochelle – Three New Videos

Great Conversation at Salesian

Thank you to everyone who joined the “Neighborhood Conversation” at Salesian High School this past Tuesday evening.  I enjoyed sharing information about the City’s activities and — even more importantly — receiving lots of thoughtful questions and comments.  Three additional meetings are coming up on October 10th (JCC on Wilmot Road), October 23rd (Columbus School), … Continue reading Great Conversation at Salesian