Archive for January, 2017

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Quote of the Day: January 31, 2017

They say that none of us exists, except in the imagination of his fellows, other than as an intangible, invisible mentality. Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950)

by · January 31, 2017 · Bulletin Board
BDCC County Leader and NYS Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, 85th AD.

Statement from Assemblyman Marcos A. Crespo on President Trump’s Immigration and Border Control Plans

Statement from Assemblyman Marcos A. Crespo on President Trump’s Immigration and Border Control Plans The up and down struggles to form a more perfect union have brought us to this low point in our nation’s history. Today’s executive orders on […]

by · January 31, 2017 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 30, 2017

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 30, 2017

Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Executive Orders

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Executive Orders (Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement after President Trump signed two executive orders today that would force taxpayers to pay for a unnecessary […]

by · January 31, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Politics
Word of the Day: January 31, 2017

Word of the Day: January 31, 2017

Shoestring Definition: (noun) Marked by or consisting of a small amount of money. Synonyms: Shoe String Usage: The manager was expected to run the department on a shoestring budget, so to save money, he fired a few of the salesmen […]

by · January 31, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Affordable Care Act Deadline Looms  — Sign up today

Affordable Care Act Deadline Looms — Sign up today

We can help you sign up for health insurance By Mayor Bill de Blasio A few weeks ago I met a man from the South Bronx named Wellington. He was diagnosed with cancer and lost his health insurance. The City […]

by · January 30, 2017 · Government, Health, Op Ed
Police would later track down and arrest Kingsbridge resident Alberto Pena, 34, who faces an attempted murder charge.--Photo by David Greene

Construction Worker Loses Leg in Mt. Eden Subway Push

by David Greene A construction worker heading to work in Brooklyn was pushed in front of a speeding D-Train and thanks to surveillance video that captured the suspect fleeing the area, the individual is now in police custody. Officers were […]

by · January 30, 2017 · Crime, Local News, News
Boxing Survives Last Round:  New York Action Resumes

Boxing Survives Last Round: New York Action Resumes

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Boxing has been revived and has survived another round in New York and the fighters are content. So are the promoters, matchmakers, managers, and trainers. Most of all the venues, including Madison Square Garden and […]

by · January 30, 2017 · Op Ed, Sports
DEADLINE: Free Tablet for Bronx NYCHA Residents,  January 31

DEADLINE: Free Tablet for Bronx NYCHA Residents,  January 31

Free tablet for qualified Bronx NYCHA residents. Call 212 306 7039 before January 31st to register for your free tablet.

A Conversation about Service and the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Conversation about Service and the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

New York City Football Club/MLS

NYCFC TRADES JOSH SAUNDERS TO ORLANDO CITY

By Luis Vazquez Well, that settled the rumors for good. Josh Saunders is officially no longer part of the plans of NYCFC. The former number one goaltender in the NYC team’s first season was traded to Orlando City for their […]

by · January 29, 2017 · Sports
Op-Ed: Start-Up NY Weakens, Business Anxiety Remains Strong

Op-Ed: Start-Up NY Weakens, Business Anxiety Remains Strong

By Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb When it comes to the business of Albany, it is essential to draw a distinction between rhetoric and reality. In no area is that more apparent than the state’s economic-development efforts. Lofty promises, […]

Profile America: College Protests

Profile America: College Protests

Sunday, January 29 — Protests by college students in America have a long pedigree, going back 251 years. The first such action occurred in 1766, when there were just seven colleges in Colonial America.  The students at Harvard—the first college– were […]

by · January 29, 2017 · Profile America
Matters of Faith: Beyond Self-Actualization

Matters of Faith: Beyond Self-Actualization

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.​ Philippians‬ ‭4:11-13‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ “Not that I speak in regard to need, for I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content: I know how to be abased, and I know how […]

by · January 29, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Best Choice Home Health Care is a licensed home care agency and supplemental staffing service offering a full range of in-home care for the elderly, sick or homebound in the five boroughs of New York City and Westchester County.

BULLETIN BOARD: Open House for Certified Home Health Aides

Open House for Certified Home Health Aides Best Choice Home Health Care Inc. conducts open interviews for Certified Home Health Aides at the following locations/times: Bronx Location: 2275 Olinville Ave., Lower Level, Bronx, NY 10467 Walk-In Days: Monday through Thursday […]