NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in New Rochelle this week:
- Three New Rochelle students, Adaugo O. Ezike, Camille N'Diaye-Muller and Reginald J. St. Louis recently received $2,500 National Achievement scholarships from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
- Nine Westchester neighborhoods have made the list of the Top 25 Richest Neighborhoods In the New York City Suburbs.
- The man who died Wednesday morning after jumping from the Tappan Zee Bridge has been identified as 29-year-old Karl Peterson of Scarsdale .
- Iona College women's basketball head coach Billi Godsey was named the WBCA Spalding Maggie Dixon Division I Rookie Coach of the Year at the Women's Basketball Coaches Association Awards Show.
- Iona College will be honoring Yankees legend Mariano Rivera, his wife, Clara, and business executive Robert LaPenta at the 52nd annual Scholarship Gala .