Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

Rain Barrel Giveaway Set for Saturday, August 4

Rain Barrel Giveaway Set for Saturday, August 4

Back by popular demand, the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Council Member Andy King will hold a rain barrel giveaway on the Evander Childs High School football field, 800 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx, on Saturday, […]

by · May 25, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Memorial Day at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza – May 28

Memorial Day at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza – May 28

by · May 25, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Memorial Day at Van Nest Park – May 28

Memorial Day at Van Nest Park – May 28

by · May 25, 2018 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Senator Schumer’s Announcement to Decriminalize Marijuana

STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Senator Schumer’s Announcement to Decriminalize Marijuana

STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Senator Schumer’s Announcement to Decriminalize Marijuana New York, NY – “I applaud Senator Chuck Schumer’s decision to listen to the voice of the people and announce a plan to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level. […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYC Elected Officials and Advocates Call for Instant Runoff Voting

NYC Elected Officials and Advocates Call for Instant Runoff Voting

NYC Elected Officials and Advocates Call for Instant Runoff Voting Public Advocate Tish James, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, and Council Member Brad Lander Join Call on Mayoral Commission to support IRV New York, NY — […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ON MAYOR’S SUPPORT OF SINGLE PAYER HEALTHCARE

STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ON  MAYOR’S SUPPORT OF SINGLE PAYER HEALTHCARE   (Albany, NY) – I am excited and thankful to receive the support of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio for my bill, the New York Health Act. […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Governor’s Budget Would Cut Funding to NYC for Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice by $190 Million

Governor’s Budget Would Cut Funding to NYC for Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice by $190 Million

Original article can be found here.

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
APHIS Revises Chronic Wasting Disease Program Standards

APHIS Revises Chronic Wasting Disease Program Standards

Washington. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is revising its Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Program Standards to better meet the needs of both animal health officials and the cervid industry. To ensure consistent terminology, APHIS […]

by · May 23, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Florida to Receive $6.4 Million in USDA Farm Bill Section 10007 Funding

Florida to Receive $6.4 Million in USDA Farm Bill Section 10007 Funding

Funding Supports Local Projects to Protect Agriculture and Plants from Pests and Diseases  WASHINGTON, March 22, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is allocating $6.4 million to Florida from Section 10007 of the 2014 Farm Bill as part of its effort […]

by · May 23, 2018 · Bulletin Board
STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA CELEBRATES MOTHER’S DAY WITH ASSEMBLY MEMBER VICTOR M. PICHARDO

STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA CELEBRATES MOTHER’S DAY WITH ASSEMBLY MEMBER VICTOR M. PICHARDO

STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA CELEBRATES MOTHER’S DAY WITH ASSEMBLY MEMBER VICTOR M. PICHARDO (Bronx, NY) – State Senator Gustavo Rivera joined Assembly Member Victor M. Pichardo to celebrate Mother’s Day with constituents from their districts at Monroe College on Saturday, […]

by · May 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of May 21, 2018

BRONX DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of May 21, 2018

Cases of Interest for the Week of May 21, 2018   Monday, May 21, 2018 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details  NO CASES OF INTEREST                 Check website for updates. Tuesday, May 22, 2018 ADA Judge Part # Status […]

Congressman Joseph Crowley, 14th Congressional District, Vice Chair, Democratic Caucus, Member Ways and Means Committee, Co-Chair Ad Hoc Committee on Irish Affairs, Member, Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus, Founder and Chair Congressional Musicians Caucus

Chairman Crowley Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Workplace Arbitration Contracts

Chairman Crowley Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Workplace Arbitration Contracts (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement on the Supreme Court decision on workplace arbitration contracts: “This Supreme Court ruling […]

by · May 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
No Garbage, Recycling or Organic Collection, nor Street Cleaning on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2018

No Garbage, Recycling or Organic Collection, nor Street Cleaning on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2018

No Garbage, Recycling or Organic Collection, nor Street Cleaning on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2018 The New York City Department of Sanitation announced that in observance of Memorial Day, there will be no garbage, recycling, or organics collection, nor […]

by · May 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Senator Jamaal T. Bailey’s Opioid Awareness Workshop

Senator Jamaal T. Bailey’s Opioid Awareness Workshop

Senator Jamaal T. Bailey’s Opioid Awareness Workshop (BRONX, NY) Senator Jamaal T. Bailey hosted an Opioid Awareness Workshop on Saturday, April 28th at the Oval Park Recreation Center. The workshop included participation from the Oval Park Recreation Center, Congress Member Adriano […]

by · May 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Kumon Franchise Expands in NYC Metro Area with the Opening of its Second Math and Reading Center in the Bronx

Kumon Franchise Expands in NYC Metro Area with the Opening of its Second Math and Reading Center in the Bronx

Kumon Franchise Expands in NYC Metro Area with the Opening of its Second Math and Reading Center in the Bronx Kumon Math and Reading Center of Bronx-North Riverdale Now Taking Enrollments  BRONX, NY – Thousands of additional parents in the New […]