The Westchester County Track and Field Championships were held at The New Balance Armory in Manhattan earlier today. Look for the story in tomorrow’s edition of The Journal News. For a gallery of online photos, click here.
Antoine Mason (14) of New Rochelle goes for a shot against Mount Vernon Jan. 30, 2010 during the New Rochelle Varsity Basketball Rivalry Tournament in New Rochelle. New Rochelle won 62-58. Click here to check out more photos.
Tom McConnell is one of the many Americans mourning the loss of retired Air Force Lt. Col. Lee A. Archer, a New Rochelle resident and decorated member of the Tuskegee Airmen. McConnell had a special connection to the Tuskegee Airman, America’s first black fighter group in WWII. They saved his… Read More →
From a press release: The US Census office in Southern Westchester County is recruiting applicants for temporary positions with Census 2010. Most jobs pay $18 to $20 hourly, offer flexible hours and the convenience of working close to home. Bilingual skills are a plus. To qualify, applicants must be at… Read More →
Shakespeare never goes out of style. And now Shakespeare-inspired works are coming to a stage near you. The New Rochelle Council on the Arts has secured a $6,000 grant from a state arts group to host the Sound Shore Shakespeare Festival this spring. The festival will include performances, concerts, lectures,… Read More →
Port Chester firefighters battled a house fire at 47 Sands Street on Thursday afternoon. Flames shoot out a third floor window at 47 Sands Street in Port Chester as firefighters arrive on the scene Jan. 28, 2010. There were no injuries reported. The top floor of the multi family home… Read More →
Emmy-award winning composer and original Trans-Siberian Orchestra member Mark Wood, and his band, the Mark Wood Experience, will teach and perform with Harrison music students. Wood, who has performed with Celine Dion and Billy Joel, has made special arrangements for the Harrison High School Band. He will also be teaching… Read More →
Sound Shore Assemblyman George Latimer will host a community forum on Gov. Paterson’s proposed budget and invites the public to discuss it. The hearing will be held Feb. 18 from 4 to 8 p.m. at The Osborn, 101 Theall Road. People’s comments will be limited to 4 minutes. No sign-up… Read More →
The Pelham Art Center is partnering with the Pelham Public Library to hold a free art workshop series for seniors 60 and older. Reflections: Inside/Outside the Box is a series of workshops designed to enable participants to create memory boxes with artist Susan Kaufman and compose original poetry with writer… Read More →
Knotz Hair Studio in New Rochelle will host Hair for Haiti on Monday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The salon will offer haircuts for $20 and the proceeds will be donated to UNICEF. The salon is located at 241 E. Main St. Call 576-3931.