A good face they say, is a letter of recommendation. O Nature, Nature, why art thou so dishonest, as ever to send men with these false recommendations into the World! Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
cultivable Definition: (adjective) Capable of being farmed productively. Synonyms: arable, tillable Usage: Though she had inherited a large farm, it was practically worthless because of the lack of cultivable land.
Cotton Mather (1663) Mather was an American Puritan leader remembered for his role in the Salem witch trials. Although his Memorable Providences Relating to Witchcraft and Possessions fed the hysteria that led to the witch hunts, he disapproved of some […]
Klein Donates More Than 500 Valentine’s Day Cards and Gift Bags to Bronx Veterans BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), joined by Miss USA 2015 Olivia Jordan and students from local schools, donated more than 500 Valentine’s Day […]
Meet, Greet and Question Community Access Voter Awareness Forum: 17 Council District Candidates Forum, Thursday, February 18 at 1189 Tinton Avenue (near East 163rd Street) Bronx, NY from 5-7PM. RSVP, 212-780-1400 x7726.
Crowded Teeth Explained A frequent complaint by Bronxites is crowded teeth that produce an unhappy smile. Why are crowded teeth a common problem? What is the best solution for fixing them? What Causes Crowded Teeth? There are three major causes […]
Kat Secor Makes Pro Bodybuilding Debut Paintball athlete, California business owner and fitness competitor Kat Secor will make her debut as an International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness Professional competitor at the IFBB & NPC Karina Nascimento Classic. PALM BEACH GARDENS, […]
NAACP FOUNDED One of the nation’s major civil rights organizations is 107 years old today — the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Founded to combat lynching and segregation, the NAACP continues to work toward greater opportunities […]
Six Council Candidates Race Towards February 23 Special Election On Wednesday, the city’s Campaign Finance Board reported that the first disbursement of $34,741 in matching funds was distributed to Council District 17 candidate Rev. J. Loren Russell. Russell has […]
Senator Klein, Bronx Chamber of Commerce & CB#2 Help Bronxites Land Jobs with Baldor Foods at Bronx H.I.R.E. Fair
Bronx, NY –State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), The Bronx Chamber of Commerce and Bronx Community Board #2 hosted a successful interview fair with Baldor Specialty Foods on Friday at The Hunts Point Recreational Center. Nearly 100 job seekers attended the […]
Flowers…are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world. Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
leeway Definition: (noun) A margin of freedom or variation, as of activity, time, or expenditure; latitude. Synonyms: margin, allowance, tolerance Usage: Lisa’s parents gave her a lot of leeway with her curfew, but they expected her to finish all her […]
Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839) Gibbs was an American mathematical physicist whose contributions to physical chemistry and thermodynamics have had a profound effect on industry, notably in the production of ammonia. He formulated the concept of chemical potential, and, in mathematics, […]
The Next Big Income Tax Scam By Anthony Rivieccio, MBA, PFA Have you seen enough of the income tax commercials yet? Get your simple taxes done for free, they say! Absolute zero, they call another program. “Pay nothing, file for […]
AMERICA’S FIRST HOSPITAL Profile America — Among his very many achievements, Benjamin Franklin played a leading role in the founding of America’s first hospital, decades before the Declaration of Independence. Together with Dr. Thomas Bond, he obtained a charter for a hospital to serve […]