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Old 10-20-2007, 03:19 AM
 
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Agree. The Target parking lot om Mt Vernon is fine. The Supermarket farther into Mt Vernon also is fine. I left a wallet and pocketbook in a shopping cart there overnight, with over $100 in cash and a valuable watch, among other things, that was returned to me, via phone call. Mt Vernon is definitely a high crime place. But the area near Pelham seems to have some good people.

The parking lot that is trouble is the one that has?had? Modells. It think that Home Depot will be going there next. It's the one next to the Bronx.I live in Pelham and never go there. I don't even know what's in there because it's so separate from my daily circuits.
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Old 10-26-2007, 11:32 AM
 
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The violent crime stats list is misleading. Yonkers has approximately 250,000 people and Hastings has approximately 2,500 people. Hastings has 22 violent crimes for every 2,500 people, if there were 250,000 people in Hastings the crime figure would be 2,200. Yonkers has much less crime with 978 per 250,000 people.

Hey, if anyone has the money to pay the high taxes in Hastings that are shared among only 2,500 people, then I say go for it and move into the less populated, safer towns and villages like Hastings and Dobbs Ferry that are located in Westchester County!
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Old 11-06-2007, 08:33 PM
 
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As for North Castle, it's divided into Armonk, North White Plains, and Banksville. I would say all the crime woiuld be in NWP as Armonk and Banksville are both pretty subdued.
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Old 03-28-2012, 03:24 PM
 
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That was the parking that is now the Fairway parking lot, and now it is much nicer. But I think that there still may be crime there.
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Old 03-28-2012, 07:05 PM
 
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i grew up in the north end of new rochelle and the only thing i can say about pelham is that it is WAY too close to the bronx.

people in nr would never consider pelham for any reason. if the commute is what's driving your interest, try larchmont or mamaroneck.
Of all the nonsense I've heard on this board, this takes the cake. For starters, New Rochelle is a divided city. The North despises the southern side of town - basically everything south of the high school - and rarely if ever ventures there. "The Bronx" literally invaded New Roc City a year or 2 ago. NR has regular murders on the street. OTOH Pelham has a superb police force and trivial crime. Apparently those in northern NR have no actual idea what the impact of Pelham's proximity to the Bronx actually is - zero, except for the glow at night). Those in NR should be so lucky to live in Pelham. Their kids would get a vastly better education too.
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Old 04-03-2012, 08:18 PM
 
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Klettermann says: "NR has regular murders on the street"

Hmmm... Last I heard Pelham was having a spree of armed robberies of commuters walking home from the train. But regular murders in New Ro? Just not the case.
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Old 04-04-2012, 06:08 AM
 
Location: Live in NY, work in CT
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That was the parking that is now the Fairway parking lot, and now it is much nicer. But I think that there still may be crime there.
I'm not an admin, but I have to say this was a needless "bump" of a 5 year old thread. It has little if anything to do with the OP post/subject.....
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