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Chairman Crowley Statement on Indictment of 13 Russian Nationals

Chairman Crowley Statement on Indictment of 13 Russian Nationals

Chairman Crowley Statement on Indictment of 13 Russian Nationals (Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Justice Department announcement that it has brought indictment charges against 13 Russian nationals: “Russia purposefully […]

by · February 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: February 20, 2018

Word of the Day: February 20, 2018

Pooh-Pooh Definition: (verb) Reject with contempt. Synonyms: Freeze off, Spurn, Disdain, Scorn, Turn Down Usage: Rose was troubled with nausea, but Martin pooh-poohed, as childish, the notion of dropping some of her responsibilities.

by · February 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? February 20, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? February 20, 2018

Tony Wilson (1950) Beginning in the late 1970s, the English city of Manchester became the epicenter of a vibrant music scene that produced such seminal bands as Joy Division, Happy Mondays, and the Stone Roses. One of the key people […]

by · February 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: February 20, 2018

Quote of the Day: February 20, 2018

Long ago, before I had ever seen a diamond, I read about them and I tried to imagine what they would be like … When I saw a real diamond in a lady’s ring one day I was so disappointed […]

by · February 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of Feb. 19th, 2018

BRONX DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of Feb. 19th, 2018

by · February 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
African American History & Culture Celebration – February 23

African American History & Culture Celebration – February 23

by · February 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Ridgewood Partners with Ariva to offer free tax prep for eligible residents in the Bronx

Ridgewood Partners with Ariva to offer free tax prep for eligible residents in the Bronx

by · February 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Donations Needed: Bedford Mosholu Community Association Flea Market

Donations Needed: Bedford Mosholu Community Association Flea Market

by · February 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: February 19, 2018

Word of the Day: February 19, 2018

Fervency Definition: (noun) Feelings of great warmth and intensity. Synonyms: Ardor, Fire Usage: She spoke about the shelter with so much fervency that you could not help but develop a similar passion for the cause.

by · February 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? February 19, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? February 19, 2018

Shivaji (1630) A devout Hindu, Shivaji grew up hating the Mughal Empire that controlled most of his native India. Around 1655, he began making guerrilla attacks on the Muslim kingdom of Bijapur, gradually carving out his own domain. He lured […]

by · February 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: February 19, 2018

Quote of the Day: February 19, 2018

Birth, n.: The first and direst of all disasters. Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

by · February 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway Dinner – February 23

Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway Dinner – February 23

Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway: Please join us for our next Community Oneg Shabbat dinner at the Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway Jewish Center, 900 Pelham Parkway South Bx, NY 10461 to be held on Friday, February 23rd, starting at […]

by · February 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Morris Park Community Association Monthly Meeting – February 21

Morris Park Community Association Monthly Meeting – February 21

by · February 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Putting Faith in Housing: Panel on NYC’s Affordable Housing Shortage – February 28

Putting Faith in Housing: Panel on NYC’s Affordable Housing Shortage – February 28

by · February 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: February 18, 2018

Word of the Day: February 18, 2018

Begrime Definition: (verb) Make soiled, filthy, or dirty. Synonyms: Bemire, Colly, Dirty, Soil Usage: Mother warned me not to begrime my clothes while playing outside.

by · February 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board