Category Archives: Community

Thanksgiving Parade & Pancake Breakfast on Saturday

Don’t miss the New Rochelle Thanksgiving Parade this Saturday, November 22nd.  The parade kicks off at 10:00am at the corner of Eastchester Road and North Avenue, continues to Main Street, and then on to Maple Avenue.  Big thanks to the Chamber of Commerce and the City’s Parks & Rec team for organizing the parade and … Continue reading Thanksgiving Parade & Pancake Breakfast on Saturday

You Can’t Take It With You (Or Can You?)

There’s a heart-warming story in the Journal News about the reunion of the 1957 cast of an eighth-grade production of “You Can’t Take It With You” at Isaac Young.  Here’s an excerpt: “They didn’t know it then, but these youngsters were also forming incredibly tight bonds with their fellow actors that would last the rest … Continue reading You Can’t Take It With You (Or Can You?)

Inspiration for the Day (or Maybe the Month)

If you are in need of some inspiration today, look no further than this article from the front page of today’s Times.  It describes the remarkable story of Justus Uwayesu, who lost his family in the genocide in Rwanda, then overcame astonishing deprivation as an abandoned orphan to enroll this year as a freshman at … Continue reading Inspiration for the Day (or Maybe the Month)