NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in New Rochelle this week:
- The Homebrew Emporium, a brew-your-own beer store will be opening its fifth location in New Rochelle, on North Avenue across from City Hall by the end of the month.
- Firefighters from New Rochelle battled a fire at the Jewish Community Center (JCC) of Mid-Westchester on Wilmot Road in Scarsdale.
- The family of a schizophrenic man who was shot and killed by New Rochelle Police filed a $21 million federal law suit against the city and the officers involved in the incident.
- Former President Bill Clinton was the star attraction at a fundraiser for Democratic Westchester County Executive candidate Noam Bramson at the Hilton Westchester in Rye Brook.
- The design competition to re-imagine New Rochelle's Echo Bay waterfront area has entered its final phase with the selection of four semi-finalists.