You’re Invited…Borough President’s Cinco de Mayo event…..

You’re Invited…Borough President’s Cinco de Mayo event…..

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr’s Official Bronx Cinco de Mayo event in conjunction with the Mexican-American community, C-Town Supermarkets and Mastermind Realty, May 6, 2017 on Crescent Avenue at 187th Street near Belmont Avenue.  

SLAM-DUNK SUCCESS BEGAN AT AN EQUINOX

SLAM-DUNK SUCCESS BEGAN AT AN EQUINOX

By Luis Vazquez What did we did take away from the book launch of “Slam-Dunk Success: Leading from Every Position on Life’s Court” co-authored by Byron Scott, former three-time NBA champion and Charlie Norris, CEO of FreshPet? How did this […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Sports
une 26, 1896: first movie theater opens in u.s. -- charges $0.10 vs. today at $15. Credit: scoopnest.com

Profile America: The First Movie Theater

Friday, April 28 — For over a century, going to the movies has been one of the most popular ways people all across the country enjoy themselves. The first time a paying American audience assembled to watch a motion picture was […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Profile America
It’s April and the Mets Are In Peril

It’s April and the Mets Are In Peril

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Terry Collins the manager is aware and so are the Mets that April is nearing an end. The Mets postgame clubhouse Thursday afternoon and after their sixth straight loss did not sense any urgency to losing […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Sports
Trea Turner triples, records his first cycle (Video)

Trea Turner triples, records his first cycle (Video)

The Washington Nationals’ shortstop Tres Turner went 4-for-6 and knocked a bases-clearing triple into right field to complete the cycle. It was the third cycle in Nationals’ history (2005-present). Turner had seven RBIs in the Nationals 15-12 win over the […]

by · April 27, 2017 · Sports
BRONX DA: FORMER RIKERS ISLAND PHYSICIAN’S ASSISTANT INDICTED FOR SEXUAL ABUSE, RAPE AND RELATED CRIMES AGAINST INMATES

BRONX DA: FORMER RIKERS ISLAND PHYSICIAN’S ASSISTANT INDICTED FOR SEXUAL ABUSE, RAPE AND RELATED CRIMES AGAINST INMATES

by · April 27, 2017 · Bulletin Board
1981: The first integrated mouse intended for use with a personal computer makes its appearance with the Xerox Star workstation. Credit: Wired

Profile America: The Mighty Mouse

Thursday, April 27 — For many years, the word “mouse” commonly evoked thoughts of Mickey. But that association began to be eclipsed on this date in 1981 when the Xerox Corporation, then a major developer, introduced the mouse to the commercial […]

Whose Birthday Is It? April 26, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? April 26, 2017

Ferdinand Victor Eugene Delacroix (1798) Considered the foremost painter of the Romantic movement in France, Delacroix is known for his dramatic interpretations of scenes from mythology, literature, and political, religious, and literary history and for his sensuous use of color. […]

by · April 26, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 26, 2017

Quote of the Day: April 26, 2017

Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit. W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965)

by · April 26, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: April 26, 2017

Word of the Day: April 26, 2017

Shutout Definition: (noun) A defeat in a game where one side fails to score. Synonyms: Skunk Usage: The coach knew that if his team could score just one point, it would avoid the humiliation of a shutout.

by · April 26, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Prevent Child Abuse NY Endorses Home Stability Support

Prevent Child Abuse NY Endorses Home Stability Support

Prevent Child Abuse NY Endorses Home Stability Support Statewide nonprofit announces endorsement of Home Stability Support, touts plan as major step in addressing homeless crisis and housing instability ITHACA, NY – Prevent Child Abuse NY (PCANY) today announces its endorsement […]

Chairman Crowley on Judge’s Decision to Block Executive Order Cutting Federal Funds to Sanctuary Cities

Chairman Crowley on Judge’s Decision to Block Executive Order Cutting Federal Funds to Sanctuary Cities

Chairman Crowley on Judge’s Decision to Block Executive Order Cutting Federal Funds to Sanctuary Cities (Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after a federal judge blocked President Trump’s executive order to cut […]

by · April 26, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Chamber of Commerce invites you to Ridgewood Savings Bank’s Free Small Business Financial Workshop

Bronx Chamber of Commerce invites you to Ridgewood Savings Bank’s Free Small Business Financial Workshop

by · April 26, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Chairman Crowley on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Chairman Crowley on Holocaust Remembrance Day (Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on Holocaust Remembrance Day: “The Holocaust is one of the darkest and most horrific crimes in human history, and it […]

by · April 26, 2017 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 24,2017

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 24,2017