New Rochelle, New York

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New Rochelle is a city in Westchester County, New York, United States, in the southeastern portion of the state.wikipedia
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Rochelle Park (New Rochelle)

Rochelle Park
Planned residential neighborhoods such as Rochelle Park, one of the first planned communities in the country, soon spread across the city, earning New Rochelle the sobriquet "City of Homes".
Rochelle Park is a historic residential neighborhood in the city of New Rochelle, in Westchester County, New York.

New Roc City

By the end of the century, the Metro North railroad station was rebuilt along with a $190 million entertainment complex, nicknamed New Roc City, which features a 19-screen movie theater, an IMAX theater, an indoor ice-hockey arena, mini-golf, go karts, an arcade, restaurants, a hotel, loft-apartments and a mega supermarket.
New Roc City, also known as New Rochelle Center, is an entertainment, retail and residential complex in the Downtown section of the city of New Rochelle in Westchester County, New York.

Thanhouser Company

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In 1909, Edwin Thanhouser established Thanhouser Film Corporation.
Edwin Thanhouser constructed a studio in New Rochelle, New York.

Metro-North Railroad

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By the end of the century, the Metro North railroad station was rebuilt along with a $190 million entertainment complex, nicknamed New Roc City, which features a 19-screen movie theater, an IMAX theater, an indoor ice-hockey arena, mini-golf, go karts, an arcade, restaurants, a hotel, loft-apartments and a mega supermarket.
Metro-North runs service between New York City and its northern suburbs in New York and Connecticut, including Port Jervis, Spring Valley, Poughkeepsie, Yonkers, New Rochelle, Scarsdale, Hartsdale, White Plains, and Wassaic in New York and Stamford, New Canaan, Danbury, Waterbury, and New Haven in Connecticut.

Davids' Island (New York)

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Davids' Island is a 78 acre island off the coast of New Rochelle, New York, in Long Island Sound.

Leland Castle

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Leland Castle (also known as Castle View) is a building in New Rochelle, New York.

Thomas Paine Cottage

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The Thomas Paine Cottage in New Rochelle, New York, in the United States, was the home from 1802 to 1806 of Thomas Paine, author of Common Sense and Revolutionary War hero.

Trinity-St. Paul's Episcopal Church (New Rochelle, New York)

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Paul's Episcopal Church''' in New Rochelle in Westchester County, New York was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.

Thomas Paine

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After the Revolutionary War ended in 1784, patriot Thomas Paine was given a farm in New Rochelle for his service to the cause of independence.
Eventually, after much pleading from Paine, New York State recognized his political services by presenting him with an estate at New Rochelle, New York and Paine received money from Pennsylvania and from Congress at Washington's suggestion.

Long Island Sound

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It lies on the Long Island Sound, bordered on the west by Pelham, Pelham Manor and Eastchester, by Scarsdale to the north and east, and Mamaroneck and Larchmont to the east.
Cities on the New York side of the Sound include Rye, Glen Cove, New Rochelle, and portions of Queens and the Bronx in New York City.

Columbia Island (New York)

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Columbia Island (formerly Little Pea Island), is an island in the Long Island Sound and part of New Rochelle, New York.

Battle of White Plains

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Following British victory in the Battle of White Plains, New Rochelle became part of a "Neutral Ground" for General Washington to regroup his troops.
Howe established a camp at New Rochelle, but advance elements of his army were near Mamaroneck, only 7 mi from White Plains, where there was a lightly defended Continental Army supply depot.

Cooper's Corners

Cooper's Corner
Cooper's Corners is a historic section of the city of New Rochelle in Westchester County, New York.

Huckleberry Island

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Huckleberry Island (or Whortleberry Island) is an island in Long Island Sound and part of New Rochelle, New York.

Execution Rocks Light

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Execution Rocks Light is a lighthouse in the middle of Long Island Sound on the border between New Rochelle and Sands Point, New York.

Larchmont, New York

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It lies on the Long Island Sound, bordered on the west by Pelham, Pelham Manor and Eastchester, by Scarsdale to the north and east, and Mamaroneck and Larchmont to the east.
The third neck was later sold and is now known as Davenport Neck in New Rochelle.

Eastchester (town), New York

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It lies on the Long Island Sound, bordered on the west by Pelham, Pelham Manor and Eastchester, by Scarsdale to the north and east, and Mamaroneck and Larchmont to the east.
Thomas Pell, who at that time also owned the territory that is now New Rochelle and Pelham, granted a deed to the group to "settle down at Hutchinsons'," where the home of Anne Hutchinson had stood some twenty years before.

James J. Montague

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Poet and resident James J. Montague captured the image of New Rochelle at the time in his 1926 poem "Queen City of the Sound".
Initially, the family lived in a Manhattan boardinghouse, then moved to number of rented houses in New Rochelle where their second son, James Lee Montague, was born.

St. John's Wilmot Church (New Rochelle, New York)

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St.John's Wilmot Church is an Episcopal parish in New Rochelle, New York.

New Rochelle Mall

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The complex was built on the site of the former New Rochelle Mall, which had opened in 1968.
New Rochelle Mall (also known as the Macy's Mall) was an enclosed shopping mall located in the downtown business district of the suburban city of New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, and which closed in 1996.

The Bronx

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The city lies 2 mi north of the New York City border (Pelham Bay Park in The Bronx).
Directly north of the Bronx are (from west to east) the adjoining Westchester County communities of Yonkers, Mount Vernon, Pelham Manor and New Rochelle.

Pelham Bay Park

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The city lies 2 mi north of the New York City border (Pelham Bay Park in The Bronx).
The next year, Jacob Leisler bought 6000 acre of the remaining property on behalf of the Huguenots, and with that land, founded the town of New Rochelle for the Huguenots.

Residence Park (New Rochelle, New York)

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The public community areas most noted include: Bayberry, Beechmont, Bloomingdale Estates, Bonnie Crest, Daisy Farms, Davenport Neck, Echo Manor, Forest Heights, Forest Knolls, French Ridge, Glen Island, Glenwood Lake, Lake Isle, Larchmont Woods, Northfield, Paine Heights, Pinebrook, Premium Point Park, Quaker Ridge, Residence Park, Rochelle Heights, San Souci, Scarsdale Downs, Shore Road, Sutton Manor, Vaneck Estates, Ward Acres, Wilmot Woods and Wykagyl.
Residence Park is a historic community located in the city of New Rochelle, in Westchester County, New York.

Pelham, New York

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It lies on the Long Island Sound, bordered on the west by Pelham, Pelham Manor and Eastchester, by Scarsdale to the north and east, and Mamaroneck and Larchmont to the east.
It is directly north of the New York City borough of the Bronx and borders Eastchester, New Rochelle and Mount Vernon.

Wykagyl (New Rochelle)

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The public community areas most noted include: Bayberry, Beechmont, Bloomingdale Estates, Bonnie Crest, Daisy Farms, Davenport Neck, Echo Manor, Forest Heights, Forest Knolls, French Ridge, Glen Island, Glenwood Lake, Lake Isle, Larchmont Woods, Northfield, Paine Heights, Pinebrook, Premium Point Park, Quaker Ridge, Residence Park, Rochelle Heights, San Souci, Scarsdale Downs, Shore Road, Sutton Manor, Vaneck Estates, Ward Acres, Wilmot Woods and Wykagyl.
Wykagyl is a suburban community in New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York.