“Justice is Done” Firebug Agrees to 6-Years for Arson Attempt at Woodlawn Cafe

“Justice is Done” Firebug Agrees to 6-Years for Arson Attempt at Woodlawn Cafe

“Justice is Done” Firebug Agrees to 6-Years for Arson Attempt at Woodlawn Cafe by David Greene Customers of the Woodlawn Cafe will be able to relax a bit easier as they sip Margarita’s after this coming Friday, when the disgruntled […]

by · December 11, 2017 · Local News, News
honoree Kathy Zamechansky, Joe McManus, and Louisa Benedetto

Kathy Zamechansky of Bronx Based KZA Realty Group – Named Businesswoman of the Year

by · December 11, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Decision to Shrink Our National Parks

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Decision to Shrink Our National Parks (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement after President Trump announced plans to reduce the size of the Bears Ears and […]

by · December 11, 2017 · Bulletin Board
NY City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito (Bronx - CD 8)

Council Members To Rally Against Cassano Re-hiring By FDNY

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Council Member Andy King, members of the City Council’s Black Latino and Asian Caucus and the Council’s Jewish Caucus, along with members of the Vulcan Society Inc., NAACP, and National Action Network will […]

by · December 11, 2017 · News, Public Safety
Council Member Gibson Says No to Joseph Cassano Rejoining the FDNY

Council Member Gibson Says No to Joseph Cassano Rejoining the FDNY

Council Member Gibson’s Statement on Joseph Cassano joining the FDNY Speaking out in opposition to the FDNY’s decision to hire ex-EMT worker Joseph Cassano, CM Vanessa Gibson said, “There is no place for bigotry or hatred in the City of […]

by · December 11, 2017 · News
Free Chanukah Party & Concert, 12/17

Free Chanukah Party & Concert, 12/17

  The Young Israel of Pelham Parkway Jewish Center and the Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway invite all Bronxites to a Festive CHANUKAH PARTY and CONCERT Starring the Wonderfully Talented YOEL SHARABI and the NEW YORK KLEZMER TRIO featuring […]

Witnesses say that it was a miracle that no one was struck on the busy corner.--Photo by Jonathan Espinosa

Close Call for Pelham Parkway Shoppers

Close Call for Pelham Parkway Shoppers by David Greene Holiday shoppers along the busy Pelham Parkway business district had to dive for cover, as an automobile mounted the sidewalk and struck two storefronts. Police and fire departments units were dispatched […]

by · December 11, 2017 · Local News, News
First Lady Chirlane McCray delivers a Call to Action at the second annual Cities Thrive Conference. Credit: Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office.

Where The Pols Are, December 11

Monday, December 11 Governor Cuomo is in New York City. 10:00 AM – Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul makes an announcement. Buffalo Niagara International Airport, Buffalo. 10:00 AM – First Lady Chirlane McCray holds a press conference about promoting mental health […]

Senator Charles Schumer opposes JCPOA

SCHUMER: CHRISTMAS AIRLINE PASSENGERS COULD BE SOCKED WITH HIGH BAG FEES

Schumer: USDOTs Last-Minute Christmas Gift To Airlines Hurts Consumers & Simply Cannot Fly On Sunday, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer called on the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to reconsider its recent scrapping of a critical consumer protection that would […]

BRONX DA: BRONX PROSECUTOR TO RECEIVE THOMAS E. DEWEY MEDAL

BRONX DA: BRONX PROSECUTOR TO RECEIVE THOMAS E. DEWEY MEDAL

Congressman Joseph Crowley has not announced his position

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Senate GOP Tax Scam

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Senate GOP Tax Scam (Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after Senate Republicans approved a tax bill that will add $1 trillion to our deficit and put […]

by · December 10, 2017 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL MEMBER ANDY KING REGARDING JOE CASSANO BECOMING A FIREFIGHTER

STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL MEMBER ANDY KING REGARDING JOE CASSANO BECOMING A FIREFIGHTER

by · December 10, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Waterbury LaSalle Community Association Christmas Tree Lighting – December 16

Waterbury LaSalle Community Association Christmas Tree Lighting – December 16

by · December 10, 2017 · Bulletin Board

Yankees Strike Again With Stanton Acquisition 

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor  Call them “The Evil Empire.” Respect the New York Yankees as the franchise that always gets the best player because they have the resources. In acquiring Giancarlo Stanton Saturday from the Miami Marlins shows the Yankees […]

by · December 10, 2017 · Sports

Matters of Faith: Stand Firm in Your Faith!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “If you do not stand firm in your faith, you will not stand at all.” Isaiah 7:9 (NIV) We’ve all heard the expression, “If you don’t stand for something, you will fall for anything.” But […]

by · December 10, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion