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Reserve a Piece of New Rochelle History

As previously reported, New Rochelle will celebrate its 325th Anniversary next year with a series of community events and activities, all planned by a volunteer steering committee. To build awareness and excitement as the anniversary year approaches, colorful banners displaying the official 325th logo will soon be placed on lampposts along North Avenue and other … Continue reading Reserve a Piece of New Rochelle History

City’s 325th Anniversary Gets a Bold New Logo

Next year’s 325th anniversary of the founding of New Rochelle will offer many opportunities to look back on and celebrate our rich history and diverse culture. But the unifying image on anniversary publications — and on banners that will line our streets — will be a forward-looking, contemporary, bold logo designed by New Rochelle resident … Continue reading City’s 325th Anniversary Gets a Bold New Logo

Celebrate Bastille Day & Look Ahead to Next Year’s Birthday Bash

Anticipating next year’s celebration of our city’s 325th birthday, the New Rochelle Council on the Arts has sponsored a nationwide “Call for a 325th Anniversary Logo” with an independent panel of judges selecting a winner and two runners-up from the submissions. This Friday, July 13th at 10:00 am, the winning design will be officially unveiled … Continue reading Celebrate Bastille Day & Look Ahead to Next Year’s Birthday Bash

New Rochelle To Celebrate 325th Anniversary

Next year brings us the opportunity to celebrate the 325th anniversary of the founding of New Rochelle. From 1688 until today, from a small settlement of French Huguenots escaping religious persecution to our dynamic, diverse city — we will have plenty to celebrate. Former City Council Member Marianne Sussman is leading the volunteer effort to … Continue reading New Rochelle To Celebrate 325th Anniversary