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Word of the Day: July 23, 2017

Word of the Day: July 23, 2017

Scathing Definition: (adjective) Bitterly denunciatory; harshly critical. Synonyms: Vituperative Usage: This scathing remark caused the Prince to hide his face for shame, and Steve to erect his head in the proud consciousness that this shot was not meant for him. 

by · July 23, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 23, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? July 23, 2017

Emil Jannings (1884) Jannings was an acclaimed silent film actor who, in 1929, won an Academy Award for best actor—becoming the first person presented with an Oscar. He earned the award for his performances in two films, one of which, […]

by · July 23, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: July 23, 2017

Quote of the Day: July 23, 2017

When you are young you take the kindness people show you as your right. W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965)

by · July 23, 2017 · Bulletin Board
USDA Detects a Case of Atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy in Alabama

USDA Detects a Case of Atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy in Alabama

USDA Detects a Case of Atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy in Alabama Washington, D.C., July 18, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced an atypical case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), a neurologic disease of cattle, in an eleven-year […]

by · July 23, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Announces Winner of 2017 Art Competition for New York’s 14th Congressional District

Chairman Crowley Announces Winner of 2017 Art Competition for New York’s 14th Congressional District

Chairman Crowley Announces Winner of 2017 Art Competition for New York’s 14th Congressional District (Queens, N.Y.) – Today, Rep. Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx), chairman of the Democratic Caucus, announced the winner of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition for New […]

by · July 23, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Goumba Johnny Headlines Comedy Night at Empire City Casino on July 26th

Goumba Johnny Headlines Comedy Night at Empire City Casino on July 26th

Goumba Johnny Headlines Comedy Night at Empire City Casino on July 26th Yonkers, NY — Popular Bronx-born comedian and former football player turned entrepreneur turned radio host and more, Goumba Johnny, will perform at Empire City Casino’s Comedy Night on […]

Official Statement from Alliance to Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease Spokesperson Daryn Cline

Official Statement from Alliance to Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease Spokesperson Daryn Cline

Official Statement from Alliance to Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease Spokesperson Daryn Cline: The New York City Health Department announced that trace amounts of Legionella bacteria have been found in some of the cooling towers it recently tested in Lenox Hill. As […]

by · July 23, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Health
Ground Breaking of Saw Mill Playground – July 24th

Ground Breaking of Saw Mill Playground – July 24th

by · July 22, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
FIFTH ANNUAL BOLLYWOOD IN THE BRONX

FIFTH ANNUAL BOLLYWOOD IN THE BRONX

“Celebrating diversity and culture in the borough” On Saturday, July 29, 2017, The Westchester Square BID along with Council Member James Vacca, the Bharati Dance Academy and several Community Groups will be hosting the 5th Annual Bollywood in The Bronx, […]

Shoot Hoops Not Guns: Celebrity Basketball Game Presented by Councilman King – August 4th

Shoot Hoops Not Guns: Celebrity Basketball Game Presented by Councilman King – August 4th

by · July 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
49th Precinct “34th Annual National Night Out Against Crime” – August 1st

49th Precinct “34th Annual National Night Out Against Crime” – August 1st

by · July 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: BRONX MAN INDICTED FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER IN STRAY BULLET SHOOTING OF 5-YEAR-OLD BOY

BRONX DA: BRONX MAN INDICTED FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER IN STRAY BULLET SHOOTING OF 5-YEAR-OLD BOY

Op-Ed: Combating Gun Violence by Senator Kevin Parker

Op-Ed: Combating Gun Violence by Senator Kevin Parker

by · July 21, 2017 · Op Ed
Chairman Crowley Statement on Latest Republican Effort to Strip 32 Million of Health Care Coverage

Chairman Crowley Statement on Latest Republican Effort to Strip 32 Million of Health Care Coverage

Chairman Crowley Statement on Latest Republican Effort to Strip 32 Million of Health Care Coverage (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the Congressional Budget Office released its analysis of the Senate […]

by · July 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 20, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? July 20, 2017

Alexander the Great (356 BCE) The son of Philip II of Macedon, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle and became king at 20. One of the greatest generals in ancient history, he conquered much of Greece and Persia before his troops […]

by · July 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board