Recommended Reading: Talk of the Sound

February 26, 2023

Recommended Reading: Talk of the Sound

I got backed up on a number of crazy stories so this edition got delayed. Apologies.

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Major League Rugby Arrives in Westchester; New York Trounces Toronto, 39-3

Why We Will No Longer Cover Major League Rugby Games Involving the New York Ironworkers at Mount Vernon Memorial Field

Bystanders Chase, Detain Robbery Suspects for Port Chester Police

Teen Who Stabbed Pregnant Woman in New Rochelle; Punched, Bit Her Mother in Yonkers; Released from Custody with Ankle Monitor

Yonkers Man with Long NY Criminal History, on Probation in CT for Threatening to Kill Walmart Employees, Leads Multiple Police Agencies on Slow Speed Chase, Port Chester Cop Injured

Man Injured Following Friday Night Shooting in New Rochelle; Errant Shot Strikes High Rise Building

Connecticut Man Flees Rye Police at High Rate of Speed onto I-95

New Rochelle Democratic Committee Co-Chairs Offer Explanation for Convention Controversy

Senator Schumer, Gillibrand Announce FEMA Funding for New Rochelle

Lianne Merchant Wins Democratic Nomination for New Rochelle City Council District 3

New Rochelle Youth Summer Employment Programs Seek Applicants

Court Reporter’s Notebook: Cases Followed by Robert Cox 2/24/23

Live Music is Better
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Live Music is Better: Roundup of Artists Performing Live in Westchester County 2/22/23

FOIL Wars 2/23/23

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Larchmont lawyer Joseph C. Messina disbarred

New Rochelle man convicted of 2022 Kingston assault

Port Chester Man Who Crashed into Multiple Vehicles in Connecticut Facing DUI, Hit & Run Charges

Troopers continue investigation into Troop K Commander

Unseen photo of JFK before assassination found in Texas thrift shop

Imprisoned health care fraudster Rye Eye Guy asks for sentencing do over

NY driver hit with mysterious speeding ticket. Was it fake?

Suspect wanted in armed robbery at New Rochelle gas station

CT Traffic Stop Nets Port Chester Man Wanted on AZ Sex Assault Charges

Brandi Carlile delivers tour de force solo performance at The Capitol Theatre

NYT: Democratic Party in New York Is a Disaster

With his name cleared, Rick Pitino must make a choice to stay at Iona or take one more shot at a big-time job

Ex-Kentucky, Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino on Iona

The Most Common Complaints Filed to Your Local Government

50 Famous Firsts From Presidential History

SpotCrime Map of New Rochelle 2/26/23

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Court Reporter’s Notebook: Cases Followed by Robert Cox 2/17/23

Court Reporter’s Notebook: Cases Followed by Robert Cox 2/10/23

Court Reporter’s Notebook: Cases Followed by Robert Cox 2/3/23

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Recommended Reading: Talk of the Sound 2/13/23

Recommended Reading: Talk of the Sound 2/6/23

Our Biggest Stories of 2022 – by Robert Cox

DEEP DIVE A Primer on Fentanyl Overdoses and Related Toxicology – Introduction

The Noam Bramson Ethics Transcripts: Final Summary with All Raw Transcripts

Timeline of Mayor Noam Bramson pursuing New Rochelle Development Commissioner Position

Inside the New Rochelle Police Department Clown Show – Table of Contents

Alec McKenna – Kamal Flowers Archive

Michael Vaccaro – Malik Fogg Archive

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