On Thursday, February 27, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted a celebration of Black History Month 2014 to honor community leaders in recognition of their valuable contributions to the residents of The Bronx and the city. This year’s honorees […]
Archive for February, 2014
On Monday, Councilman James Vacca, former District Manager of Community Board 10, chaired a Council technology meeting involving legislation to stream community board meetings as well as Council hearings live on the Internet. While one can obtain videos after the […]
Fleetwood Senior Meetings are held in conjunction with the Weschester Jewish Community Services’ Senior Programming in Mount Vernon MOUNT VERNON, NY – Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) hosted his first ‘Fleetwood Senior’ meeting of 2014 this afternoon at the Sinai Free […]
Senator Klein Passes Resolution on State Senate Floor Honoring Pelham Manor Club’s 100th Anniversary
President Joan Cornell, Manor Past-Presidents Travel to Albany to Commemorate Centennial of Manor Club ALBANY, NY – Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) honored the 100th Anniversary of Pelham Manor Club by passing a resolution on the floor of the State Senate […]
Community Board 11 Chairman Anthony Vitaliano present 5 local youth with awards for civic involvement, sponsored by the New York Yankees. All the winners were presented with citation she from City Council Members Ritchie Torres and James Vacca, as well […]
BRONX COMMUNITY BOARD #6 AND ASSEMBLYMAN LUIS SEPULVEDA TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCING THE COMMEMORATION OF THE 24TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE HAPPY LAND SOCIAL CLUB FIRE, THE LARGEST MASS MURDER IN NEW YORK CITY, SECOND ONLY TO THE 9/11 […]
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Councilman James Vacca saw his member dollars being put to good work Wednesday at P.S. 108 Philip J. Abinanti School in Morris Park, stopping by to see the Inside Broadway program in action.
Selected high school students from around the Bronx gathered for the second year at Lehman College’s new $70 million dollar Science Hall to present their research projects to a panel of judges for the Bronx SciFest 2014.
Written by Gary Axelbank On Tuesday, February 25, NYPD Commissioner William Bratton spoke to a gathering of Monroe College School of Criminal Justice students during a meeting of the Latino Officers Association in the college’s Mintz Auditorium.
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Senator Jeff Klein Hosts Education Town Hall Meeting with State Education Officials to Address Concerns Regarding the Common Core
Invited Guests Included Dr. Merryl H. Tisch, Chancellor of the NYS Board of Regents Town Hall Format Provided Bronx Parents and Educators the Opportunity to Make Suggestions; Hear About Recent Changes to the Common Core BRONX, NY – Senator […]