Edit Module

New Rochelle

The 411: Settled by Huguenots from La Rochelle, France, in 1688, New Rochelle is the second largest city in Westchester, and the seventh largest in New York State. New Rochelle, nicknamed Queen City of the Sound for its 2.7 miles of Long Island Sound shoreline, is just two miles from the Bronx border and 25 miles from downtown Manhattan. The densely developed former industrial downtown consists of condominiums, high-rises, offices, shopping centers, affordable housing complexes, a medical center, nursing homes, and two college campuses (including the largest Catholic women’s college in the U.S.). The remainder of the city consists of sprawling, residential neighborhoods and country, yacht, and beach clubs. The city operates a 300-slip marina with 150 moorings. Points of interest include the Thomas Paine Historical Site, Execution Rocks Lighthouse, Huckleberry Island, Leland Castle, a 19th-century Gothic Revival castle, the 105-acre Glen Island Park, 60-acre park Sheldrake Lake, the Wykagyl Country Club, and New Roc City, an entertainment complex that features a 19-screen movie theater, an IMAX theater, an ice hockey arena, mini-golf, go-karts, and an arcade. The city has been referenced/showcased repeatedly in myriad media including The Dick Van Dyke Show, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931), Goodfellas, Michael Clayton, Burn After Reading, Guys and Dolls, Ragtime, and Starting Over.

Edit Module

New Rochelle Photography

A snowy matinee, submitted by Lisa Vale. This is our current featured photo for New Rochelle. Submit your own pictures, below, and perhaps yours will become the featured image on our New Rochelle page.

Do you want to share a photo with us?

Submit your photo here

VIEW NEW ROCHELLE PHOTO GALLERY

Edit Module
Related Stories

New Rochelle Featured In

Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags

County Business Listings

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Music City Home Inspection

Music City Home Inspection

Aug 25, 2016 - Jun 2, 2017 @ 08:00 AM

Music City Home Inspection gives you a specified time to hire your own home inspector to check the property out, and protects you from buying a home with serious, previously unknown problems. Your offer should be contingent on the results so that if there are major issues you can walk away from the transaction. If the home inspector only finds minor problems, you also have the option to require...

View event details

CLAY ART CENTER SUMMER CAMPS 2016 MAKE: Friends, Memories, Art!

Clay Art Center

Aug 25, 2016 - Aug 26, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

Summer Clay Camps for Kids of All Ages Get 10% off during Early Registration Each camper will receive a fun CAC Camp T-shirt! Early registration runs February 15 - March 15 Clay Art Center Camp Registration: http://www.clayartcenter.org/Camps_s/365.htm mail@clayartcenter.org 914-937-2047 x223

View event details

Community Yoga By Donation

Sprout Wellness

Aug 25, 2016 - Aug 27, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

This 60 minutes class is designed to accommodate both beginner and advanced students. The class introduces poses with detail instruction at a moderate pace. Class is by donation. *Teens 13-18 are welcome to attend class when accompanied by a parent, must sign waiver. Teen will be charged as an adult.  

View event details

Affordable Hair Transplants New York

Affordable Hair Transplants New York

Aug 25, 2016 - Aug 10, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

Affordable Hair Transplants New York affiliated surgeons in New York, NY understand the impact that unwanted hair loss has made on the lives of countless men and women. They understand the difference that a full head of natural hair can make for someone’s self-confidence. Our New York hair transplant surgeons are committed to staying on the leading edge of advances in hair restoration...

View event details

4 Seasons Construction & Design

4 Seasons Construction & Design

Aug 25, 2016 - Mar 7, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

If you have been dreaming of a bathroom that’s not only practical and attractive, but also serves as a place for peace and calm serenity, 4 Seasons Construction & Design can help you. We believe that your bathroom should not just serve its functional purpose, but also be a beautiful and relaxing place of retreat. We guarantee to fit within your budget, schedule, and expectations when...

View event details

Regency Home Remodeling

Regency Home Remodeling

Aug 25, 2016 - Apr 5, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Our new Regency Home Remodeling team is comprised of individuals who embrace this philosophy and have provided quality remodeling projects to the Chicago land area for over four decades.

View event details

Lyndhurst Exhibit Examines Evolution of Fashion

Lyndhurst

Aug 25, 2016 - Sep 25, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

Tarrytown NY - (May 18, 2016) – If you love fashion and history, then Defying Labels, New Roles, New Clothes, June 17 through Sept. 25 at Lyndhurst in Tarrytown, NY, should be on your radar. The exhibit at the 19th Century Gothic Revival Style home of railroad baron Jay Gould features the fashions of the Gould heiresses from 1880s to 1940. The amazing collection of gowns, dresses, sportswear...

View event details

Kidney & Urology Fashion Luncheon

Orienta Beach Club

Aug 25, 2016 - Nov 3, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

The Kidney & Urology Foundation of America will be hosting its 5th annual fashion luncheon on Thursday November 3, 2016 at Orienta Beach Club in Mamaroneck, NY.  Join us for a fun day of shopping from great vendors and dining benefiting a great cause  tickets are $150 and can be purchased via www.kidneyurology.org or tel:212.629.9770 X 211                       Event...

View event details

Kidney & Urology Fashion Luncheon

Orienta Beach Club

Aug 25, 2016 - Nov 3, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

The Kidney & Urology Foundation of America will be hosting its 5th annual fashion luncheon on Thursday November 3, 2016 at Orienta Beach Club in Mamaroneck, NY.  Join us for a fun day of shopping from great vendors and dining benefiting a great cause  tickets are $150 and can be purchased via www.kidneyurology.org or tel:212.629.9770 X 211        ...

View event details

Flower Power

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Aug 25, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Reception: Wednesday evening, July 13, 6:30 – 8:00, public invited   Gallery hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 – 5:30 and by appointment   "The cry of 'Flower Power' echoes through the land. We shall not wilt. Let a thousand flowers bloom." — Abbie Hoffman, Workshop in Nonviolence, May 1967   Kenise Barnes...

View event details

Search Calendar

Edit Module