City & State NY’s Bronx Power 50

City and State NY and its sister publication NY Nonprofit Network are out with their Bronx Power 50 list. The publications write: “For a borough that had been all but abandoned for decades, the Bronx is bouncing back. With our […]

Clinics at Baseball Training Institute

Clinics at Baseball Training Institute

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Two clinics for aspiring girls softball players and youngsters pursuing football will be held at the Baseball Training Institute in the Bronx. The Baseball Training Institute, (BTI) also known as TM Baseball Training Baseball Academy […]

by · September 24, 2018 · Sports
Connecting Borders Initiative

Connecting Borders Initiative

Connecting Borders Initiative “Recognizing 12 years old Kaleigh DeJesus, creator of her own secret recipe for chocolate chip cookies”   As part of the Connecting Borders Initiative with The Bharati Dance Academy and The Bharati Foundation, organizations and community members all […]

by · September 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Two Men Indicted For 1997 Strangulation Murder In The Bronx

Bronx DA: Two Men Indicted For 1997 Strangulation Murder In The Bronx

TWO MEN INDICTED FOR 1997 STRANGULATION MURDER IN THE BRONX Cold Case Solved This Year After DNA Hit            Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that two men have been indicted in a strangulation that occurred in […]

by · September 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of September 24, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of September 24, 2018

Cases of Interest for the Week of September 24, 2018   Monday, September 24, 2018 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Ostendorp, T. Newbauer 96 Appearance Joshua Cruz Richard Williamson Octavious Profit Charged with first-degree Gang Assault […]

by · September 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Whose Birthday Is It? September 24, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? September 24, 2018

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (1825) Born free in Baltimore, Maryland—where slavery was still in place—Harper was raised by an abolitionist uncle and published her first volume of poetry when she 20 years old. In 1854, she gave her first anti-slavery […]

by · September 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: September 24, 2018

Quote of the Day: September 24, 2018

Public opinion is a weak tyrant compared with our own private opinion. What a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates, his fate. Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)      

by · September 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: September 24, 2018

Word of the Day: September 24, 2018

Definition: (adjective) Tending or inclined to delay or waste time. Synonyms: laggard, poky Usage: Frank, dilatory in all his proceedings, was the last of the dramatic company who left the precincts of the stage. Discuss.  

by · September 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Matters of Faith: It Starts with Faith But Ends With Love

Matters of Faith: It Starts with Faith But Ends With Love

The 21st of September was my 3rd year anniversary of hosting Matters of Faith: The Radio Show.

Fordham Homecoming Spoiled by Blue Devils

Fordham Homecoming Spoiled by Blue Devils

By Carlos De Jesus IV Fordham University football homecoming at Rose Hill brought with it promise but no change to their 2018 outlook. A gritty 24-13 loss to the CCSU Blue Devils brought the Rams to 0-4 on the season and […]

by · September 23, 2018 · Sports
“Unnecessary Roughness” and Aaron Hernandez

“Unnecessary Roughness” and Aaron Hernandez

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor That success story that ends tragic and how it applies to former NFL star Aaron Hernandez who went from stardom with the New England Patriots and to a Massachusetts Correctional facility.  Charged with double homicide […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Sports
Bronx Rising! Talk to the Hand: Women Telling Stories Through Movement

Bronx Rising! Talk to the Hand: Women Telling Stories Through Movement

Bronx Rising! Talk to the Hand: Women Telling Stories Through Movement Photos Credit: EBGallardo, BMHC   The Bronx Music Heritage Center held its Bronx Rising! Talk to the Hand: Women Telling Stories Through Movement event and many were in attendance […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To Jail For Fatally Stabbing Pit Bull Dog

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To Jail For Fatally Stabbing Pit Bull Dog

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR FATALLY STABBING PIT BULL DOG Defendant Knifed Dog More Than 50 Times     Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has been sentenced to one year in jail […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Flu Shot

Flu Shot

by · September 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? September 21, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? September 21, 2018

John Loudon McAdam (1756) McAdam was a Scottish engineer who invented a process called “macadamization.” After noting the poor condition of the highways near his estate, he recommended that roads be raised above the adjacent ground for good drainage and […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board