Another free adult program at The NY Public Library Pelham Bay branch: Sat. Aug. 8 @ 2pm

Another free adult program at The NY Public Library Pelham Bay branch: Sat. Aug. 8 @ 2pm

State Senator Jeff Klein Announces 2015 Summertime Symphonies

State Senator Jeff Klein Announces 2015 Summertime Symphonies

by · August 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board
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World Breastfeeding Week

MONTEFIORE RAMPS UP EDUCATION ON THE VALUE OF BREASTFEEDING, INCLUDING POTENTIAL PERKS FOR NEW MOMS   World Breastfeeding Week Activities Kickoff Next Week   NEW YORK (July 30, 2015) – Breastfeeding can have many benefits for babies like helping strengthen […]

CRAFT DISTILLERS ACROSS NYS BENEFIT FROM BEER SUMMIT POLICY INITIATIVES

CRAFT DISTILLERS ACROSS NYS BENEFIT FROM BEER SUMMIT POLICY INITIATIVES

Reforms implemented following summits saved over $400,000 in fees Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that policies implemented following the Wine, Beer, Spirits and Cider Summits have saved New York distillers over $424,000 in fees over the past three years. […]

SENATOR KLEIN HOSTS FIRST ANNUAL THROGGS NECK HOUSES BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

SENATOR KLEIN HOSTS FIRST ANNUAL THROGGS NECK HOUSES BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

Local basketball tournament works to build stronger community, lift up future generations BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester),  together with the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), Throggs Neck Houses Residents’ Council, 45th Precinct, New York City Fire […]

by · August 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board
Bronx River Ramble Series Presents Downing Brook – August 8th

Bronx River Ramble Series Presents Downing Brook – August 8th

Please join the Bronx River Alliance with their Bronx River Ramble Series along with members of the East Bronx History Forum as we explore the long forgotten Downing Brook as it winds its way through the neighborhoods of Morris Park […]

by · August 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board, History
Botanical Garden August Events: Bronx Green-Up and the NYC Compost Project

Botanical Garden August Events: Bronx Green-Up and the NYC Compost Project

  Dear Friends, Since the launch of our Food Scrap Drop-Off program, including a pilot at Bainbridge Avenue Garden last fall and the three sites that rolled out officially this spring, we’ve composted over 5,446 pounds of food scraps. Help […]

by · August 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Realtors Rodriguez Pitches Shutout, 9-0

Bronx Realtors Rodriguez Pitches Shutout, 9-0

Miguel Clemente Rodriguez pitched a gem of a Game. He struck out 7 batters, picked off a runner at second base to preserve The Bronx Realtors’ first shut out victory in the Borough Cup by a score of 9-0. Rodriguez […]

by · August 3, 2015 · Sports, Youth and Children
Your Legionnaires’ Disease Primer

Your Legionnaires’ Disease Primer

Since July 10, there have been 71 cases of Legionnaires’ disease reported in the Bronx. Four persons have died and all of the deceased individuals were older adults and had additional underlying medical problems. Fifty-five people suffering from Legionnaires’ disease […]

Six New Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease, 71 Sickened

Six New Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease, 71 Sickened

As of Sunday, there were 71 cases of Legionnaires’ disease ( a form of pneumonia) reported in the Bronx. Tragically, four persons have died and all of the deceased individuals were older adults and had additional underlying medical problems. So […]

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 3, 2015

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 3, 2015

Cases of Interest for the Week of August 3, 2015     Monday, August 3rd, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Borgstedt, A. Justice Clancy Part 79   Continuation of Pro Se hearing (new counsel will […]

by · August 2, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Assemblymember Joyner Hosts Free Legal Services

Assemblymember Joyner Hosts Free Legal Services

by · August 2, 2015 · Bulletin Board
Eat nYc Food And Wine Festival- Bronx Fashion Week

Eat nYc Food And Wine Festival- Bronx Fashion Week

The Bronx – the birthplace of Hip Hop & Salsa, fashion designers such as Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein, legendary style icons like Jennifer Lopez and the late Lauren Bacall, being a major influencer in global urban fashion, is now […]

Lenore Skenazy, author, Free Range Kids

Free-Range Kids: Keeping The Maddy Middleton Tragedy In Perspective

Trying To Keep Parenting Perspective After the Maddy Middleton Tragedy Here are some thoughts from readers on how to keep a rare but horrific danger in perspective, especially when tragedies like the murder of Maddy Middleton become part of the […]

by · August 2, 2015 · Free Range Kids
Get The Facts on The Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Get The Facts on The Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Bronx Town Hall on the Legionnaires Disease Outbreak Monday 8/3, 6pm-8pm Bronx Museum of the Arts, 1040 Grand Concourse, Bronx NY 10451, 2nd Floor North Wing Join community leaders, Health Department medical professionals and city officials in a town hall […]