Briggs Avenue Teen Fall Victim Laid to Rest

Briggs Avenue Teen Fall Victim Laid to Rest

Briggs Avenue Teen Fall Victim Laid to Rest by David Greene A close-knit Bedford Park family that is still coming to grips with the unthinkable tragedy of a teenager accidentally falling to his death, has laid the young man to […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Local News, News
Public Advocate Tish James: Happy Rosh Hashanah!

Public Advocate Tish James: Happy Rosh Hashanah!

I want to wish everyone who is celebrating a happy and healthy New Year. Rosh Hashanah is a time to gather with family and friends, but it also marks the beginning of an important time to engage in self-reflection and […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
L’ Shanah Tovah! Happy Rosh Hashanah!

L’ Shanah Tovah! Happy Rosh Hashanah!

The Bronx Chronicle Wishes Our Readers a Sweet and Happy New Year In Celebration of Rosh Hashanah! L’Shanah Tovah!

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays, Religion
Trump: "As President of the United States of America, I will ALWAYS put #AmericaFirst 🇺🇸 #UNGA" [Twitter] WH.Gov

Vernuccio’s View: Trump Charts New Course at U.N.

President Trump’s  address to the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly on September 19 was the most substantive and direct in a generation. He repudiated the global inclination to place international bureaucracies over national governments, and the use of […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Vernuccio's View
Bob Wolff to Receive Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award

Bob Wolff to Receive Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award

BOB WOLFF TO RECEIVE VIN SCULLY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN SPORTS BROADCASTING; PBS NEWSHOUR ANCHORS JUDY WOODRUFF, GWEN IFILL TO RECEIVE CHARLES OSGOOD AWARD FROM WFUV RADIO ***Broadcasters to be honored on November 1st in New York City*** New York, […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board
In New Letter, Chairman Crowley, Members of Congress Push State Department to Address Violence in Burma

In New Letter, Chairman Crowley, Members of Congress Push State Department to Address Violence in Burma

In New Letter, Chairman Crowley, Members of Congress Push State Department to Address Violence in Burma Members Urge Action on Refugee Crisis, Call for a Halt of U.S. Military Training (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Delicioso Coco Helado Founder Alfredo Thiebaud Honored

Delicioso Coco Helado Founder Alfredo Thiebaud Honored

Bronx Street Renamed in Honor of Alfredo Thiebaud The street corner of 161st Street and St. Anns Avenue was re-named and dedicated after beloved Delicioso Coco Helado founder, Alfredo Thiebaud, whose fleet of pushcarts have enlivened our summers in the […]

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrates Ecuadorian Heritage, 9/21

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrates Ecuadorian Heritage, 9/21

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr hosts a Corporate Gala celebrating Ecuadorian Heritage Month on September 21, 6-9pm.

BRONX DA: TWENTY MEMBERS OF “SLATTERY AVENUE BOYS” GANG INDICTED IN CONSPIRACY INCLUDING TWO MURDERS

BRONX DA: TWENTY MEMBERS OF “SLATTERY AVENUE BOYS” GANG INDICTED IN CONSPIRACY INCLUDING TWO MURDERS

TWENTY MEMBERS OF “SLATTERY AVENUE BOYS” GANG INDICTED IN CONSPIRACY INCLUDING TWO MURDERS Defendants Allegedly Assaulted Rival Gangs And Innocent Victims Murdered Teen Over Two Dollars In 2016 Robbery Robbed Family Out Shopping On Christmas Eve 2014, Stabbed Son Bronx […]

Where The Pols Are, September 20

Where The Pols Are, September 20

At 9AM Rep. José Serrano hosts a ceremony renaming the Morris Heights Post Office for Dr. Roscoe Brown, 2024 Jerome Ave., Bronx.

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Community Events, News
Assembly Speaker Heastie Makes History Appointing 1st Woman WAM Chair

Assembly Speaker Heastie Makes History Appointing 1st Woman WAM Chair

In a historic step, Brooklyn Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein becomes the first woman to chair the committee.

by · September 20, 2017 · Government, News
Word of the Day: September 19, 2017

Word of the Day: September 19, 2017

Feeder Definition: (noun) A branch that flows into the main stream. Synonyms: Confluent, Tributary, Affluent Usage: This stream in which he stood was a feeder to the Coppermine River, which in turn flowed north and emptied into Coronation Gulf and […]

by · September 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? September 19, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? September 19, 2017

Lajos Kossuth (1802) Now considered a national hero, Kossuth was a Hungarian revolutionary who favored dissolving the union between the Hungarian and Austrian crowns. The fiery orator was a principal figure of the 1848 Hungarian Revolution. Appointed provisional governor, he […]

by · September 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: September 19, 2017

Quote of the Day: September 19, 2017

I have always a sacred veneration for any one I observe to be a little out of repair in his person, as supposing him either a poet or a philosopher; because the richest minerals are ever found under the most […]

by · September 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
WYSK: Sen. Diaz Recounts His Experience During The Democratic Primary

WYSK: Sen. Diaz Recounts His Experience During The Democratic Primary

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz 32nd Senatorial District My Experience During The Democratic Primaries You should know that I am writing this column from my home town of Bayamon, Puerto Rico where I am visiting my […]

by · September 19, 2017 · Bronx Politics, What You Should Know