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Dellin Betances Knows His Caps

By Luis Vazquez It’s a hot day in the heart of New York City. Thirty-fourth street and seventh avenue to be exact but inside the Modell’s on the corner, its air-conditioned and well-stocked with jerseys, shirts and caps. In particular […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Sports
First commercial radio broadcast: Results of the 1920 Presidential Election -- Gov. Warren G. Harding's landslide victory.

America’s First Radio Station

Sunday, August 20 — The nation’s first radio station licensed by the federal government began broadcasting in Detroit on this date in 1920 — station 8MK, now operating as WWJ. The station was owned by the Detroit News, and operated […]

by · August 20, 2017 · History, Profile America
Matters of Faith: What is This Faith All About?

Matters of Faith: What is This Faith All About?

Romans 10:17 (HCSV) “Faith comes by hearing, and what is heard comes through the message about Christ.” This column is called “Matters of Faith” because it is intended to impress upon it’s readers the impact that faith has in almost […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Randy Abreu, Council candidate, CD 14

New York State Assembly Member O’Donnell Enthusiastically Endorses Randy Abreu for New York City Council in District 14

New York State Assembly Member O’Donnell Enthusiastically Endorses Randy Abreu for New York City Council in District 14 The Bronx, NY –  Today the campaign of Randy Abreu for City Council announced another endorsement, from New York State Assembly Member […]

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Sweep Of Mets Is Momentum For Yankees

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor This was a subway series again for New York baseball and the fans. More meaningful for the Yankees with their eyes on a division title as they head to Boston for another three game showdown […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Sports
JOINT STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN, ASSEMBLYMAN MARK GJONAJ AND ASSEMBLYMAN MICHAEL BENEDETTO

JOINT STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN, ASSEMBLYMAN MARK GJONAJ AND ASSEMBLYMAN MICHAEL BENEDETTO

JOINT STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN, ASSEMBLYMAN MARK GJONAJ AND ASSEMBLYMAN MICHAEL BENEDETTO Last night, it came to our attention that Michael Fernades, the “owner” of 2800 Bruckner Blvd, indicated that he would be opening social service offices with reimbursement coming […]

by · August 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
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STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN REGARDING 2800 BRUCKNER BOULEVARD

JOINT STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN, ASSEMBLYMAN MARK GJONAJ AND ASSEMBLYMAN MICHAEL BENEDETTO   Last night, it came to our attention that Michael Fernades, the “owner” of 2800 Bruckner Blvd, indicated that he would be opening social service offices with reimbursement […]

by · August 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Disgraceful Remarks on Charlottesville

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Disgraceful Remarks on Charlottesville

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Disgraceful Remarks on Charlottesville (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on President Trump’s remarks today: “President Trump has disgraced the office of the presidency and clearly […]

by · August 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Back to School Literacy & Health Fair – August 26

Back to School Literacy & Health Fair – August 26

by · August 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Get Your Eclipse On! Solar Eclipse Viewing Party at Pelham Bay Library

Get Your Eclipse On! Solar Eclipse Viewing Party at Pelham Bay Library

Join us for the “Great American Eclipse” of 2017! August 21st at 2:30 p.m. 3060 Middletown Road Bronx, NY, 10461 (718) 792-6744 Although New York City is not in the path of totality, we will be able to see a […]

by · August 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: August 18, 2017

Quote of the Day: August 18, 2017

From reading too much, and sleeping too little, his brain dried up on him and he lost his judgment. Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616)

by · August 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday It Is? August 18, 2017

Whose Birthday It Is? August 18, 2017

Antonio Salieri (1750) Italian composer and conductor Antonio Salieri moved to Vienna, Austria, in 1766 with his music teacher, imperial court composer Florian Gassmann. When Gassmann died, Salieri took his position and went on to become Vienna’s most popular opera […]

by · August 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Congressman Engel: What to Know About Next Monday’s Solar Eclipse

Congressman Engel: What to Know About Next Monday’s Solar Eclipse

On Monday August 21st, we will have a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience a solar eclipse. This will be the first time in 99 years that a total solar eclipse will traverse the length of the entire nation […]

by · August 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
ALDI Brings New Jobs to Bronx with Hiring Event – August 28

ALDI Brings New Jobs to Bronx with Hiring Event – August 28

ALDI, One of America’s Best Employers According to Forbes Magazine, Brings New Jobs to Bronx, Manhattan Local Hiring Event on August 28 Open to the Public NEW YORK – August 16, 2017 – Known for offering wages and benefits that are higher than […]

by · August 18, 2017 · Job Opportunity, Jobs
BRONX DA: NYC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO SMUGGLING SCALPELS

BRONX DA: NYC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO SMUGGLING SCALPELS