Thousands of Bronx Students Attend 10TH Anniversary of “YOUTH SPEAKS”

Thousands of Bronx Students Attend 10TH Anniversary of “YOUTH SPEAKS”

BRONX — More than a thousand students from various public and private elementary and middle schools in the Northeast Bronx recently attended The Bronx Youth Empowerment Program’s (YEP) 10th anniversary celebration of “YOUTH SPEAKS” at the Richard R. Green Middle School 113, 3710 […]

by · April 30, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Indictment In 1990 Bronx Murder

Bronx DA: Indictment In 1990 Bronx Murder

INDICTMENT IN 1990 MURDER AFTER WITNESSES, WHO HAD MOVED AWAY, NO LONGER FEARED SPEAKING TO POLICE NYPD Detective Located Witnesses to Killing, One of 2,245 In City That Year             Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that […]

by · April 30, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Crime
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WYSK:

But as I see him being subject to what looks like selective prosecution, I must speak out.

Hunts Point Community Demands that NYC Economic Development Corp Accepts the Community Driven Plan to Redevelop Spofford

Hunts Point Community Demands that NYC Economic Development Corp Accepts the Community Driven Plan to Redevelop Spofford

by · April 29, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Woman Indicted for Mugging 103 Year Old Woman

Bronx DA: Woman Indicted for Mugging 103 Year Old Woman

BRONX WOMAN INDICTED FOR MUGGING 103-YEAR-OLD WOMAN IN CO-OP CITY; TOOK HANDBAG CONTAINING $30                             Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx woman has been indicted for robbing and assaulting a 103-year-old, legally blind Co-op […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Crime
This Week in Parks – Street Games, a Tribute to Prince, Cherry Blossoms, and More

This Week in Parks – Street Games, a Tribute to Prince, Cherry Blossoms, and More

nyc.gov/parks Connect with NYC Parks This Week in Parks: Apr 29, 2016 – May 4, 2016 Citywide Highlights Street Games 2016 Bring your kids to check out old-school games at our annual Street Games festival this Saturday. A Tribute to […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Mosholu Parkway Garden Clean-up 4/30/16

Mosholu Parkway Garden Clean-up 4/30/16

by · April 29, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 29, 2016

Quote of the Day: April 29, 2016

Falsehood is so easy, truth so difficult. George Eliot (1819-1880)

by · April 29, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: April 29, 2016

Word of the Day: April 29, 2016

revetment Definition: (noun) A facing, as of masonry, used to support an embankment. Synonyms: stone facing Usage: Like seawalls, revetments armor and protect the land behind them.

by · April 29, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? April 29, 2016

Whose Birthday Is It? April 29, 2016

John Arbuthnot (1667) Greatly admired in his time, Arbuthnot was a Scottish scientist, mathematician, and satirist. The court physician to Queen Anne, he is best remembered for his five “John Bull” pamphlets, political satires on the Whig war policy that […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Bulletin Board
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Profile America: Social Insurance

On this date in 1942, Rhode Island became the first state to set up a health or temporary disability insurance program for its working citizens unemployed because of sickness.

Russia’s Baltic Threat

Russia’s Baltic Threat

U.S., NATO Must Act to Deter Russia Threat to Baltics Rssia’s recent aggressive “buzzing” of an American naval ship in the Baltic Sea should not have come as a surprise.  Despite the reluctance of many to recognize the fact, Moscow […]

by · April 29, 2016 · World News
CitiField: Mets Home Field

With Cespedes Injured: The Mets are fine with Conforto and Walker

With Cespedes Injured: The Mets are fine with Conforto and Walker   By Rich Mancuso   It is the other names, Neil Walker and Michael Conforto that have quickly done the job for the New York Mets this past week, […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Sports
The home run ball powered Mets to Another Win

The home run ball powered Mets to Another Win

The home run ball powered Mets to Another Win By Rich Mancuso   Noah Syndergaard ,the right hander who has adapted into a strikeout artist for the New York Mets admitted Monday night that he did not have his best […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Sports
Opinion: Income Inequality and Helping the Financially Underserved Join Today’s Economy

Opinion: Income Inequality and Helping the Financially Underserved Join Today’s Economy

Helping the Financially Underserved Join Today’s Modern Economy   Economic inequality is a pervasive problem in the United States. One of the often overlooked issues driving this inequality is the exclusion of lower and middle-income families, especially Latinos, from the […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Op Ed