Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

Word of the Day: August 21, 2017

Word of the Day: August 21, 2017

Smug Definition: (adjective) Exhibiting or feeling great or offensive satisfaction with oneself or with one’s situation; self-righteously complacent. Synonyms: Self-satisfied Usage: On his face was the smug look of a toad breakfasting on fat marsh flies.

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

Whose Birthday Is It? August 21, 2017

Wilt Chamberlain (1936) One of the greatest offensive players in the history of basketball, “Wilt the Stilt” set many records and led the National Basketball Association in scoring every season from 1959 to 1965. He played in his hometown of […]

by · August 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: August 21, 2017

Quote of the Day: August 21, 2017

The men who create power make an indispensable contribution to the Nation’s greatness, but the men who question power make a contribution just as indispensable, especially when that questioning is disinterested, for they determine whether we use power or power […]

by · August 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Hispanic Heritage Concert – September 16

Hispanic Heritage Concert – September 16

by · August 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Statement from BP Diaz on the Confederate Monuments at the Hall of Fame for Great Americans

Statement from BP Diaz on the Confederate Monuments at the Hall of Fame for Great Americans

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: Confederate Monuments at the Hall of Fame for Great Americans “Our motto in this borough is ‘ne cede malis,’—‘yield not to evil.’ And we will not, no matter how old that evil might be. […]

by · August 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
City Council Bronx District 18 Candidate Forum – September 7

City Council Bronx District 18 Candidate Forum – September 7

USDA Begins 2017 Field Trials to Evaluate New Oral Rabies Vaccine in Raccoons, Other Wildlife

USDA Begins 2017 Field Trials to Evaluate New Oral Rabies Vaccine in Raccoons, Other Wildlife

WASHINGTON, Aug 7, 2017—The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) today announced it will begin its 2017 field trials in five states to evaluate the safety and immune effects of the ONRAB rabies vaccine in […]

by · August 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Environment
Quote of the Day: August 20, 2017

Quote of the Day: August 20, 2017

The man who talks everlastingly and promiscuously, who seems to have an exhaustless magazine of sound, crowds so many words into his thoughts that he always obscures, and very frequently conceals them. Washington Irving (1783-1859)

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

Whose Birthday Is It? August 20, 2017

Benjamin Harrison (1833) The grandson of a US president, Harrison practiced law in Indiana before leading a volunteer regiment in the Civil War. He made two unsuccessful bids for the Indiana governorship before gaining a seat in the US Senate. […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Introducing EDDC Online to Help You Take Control of Your Business

Introducing EDDC Online to Help You Take Control of Your Business

by · August 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA & DOI: TWO NYC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICERS INDICTED FOR ASSAULTING INMATE AND FALSIFYING REPORTS TO COVER UP ATTACK

BRONX DA & DOI: TWO NYC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICERS INDICTED FOR ASSAULTING INMATE AND FALSIFYING REPORTS TO COVER UP ATTACK

Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Chairman Crowley Urges Censure of President Trump Over Support of White Supremacists

Chairman Crowley Urges Censure of President Trump Over Support of White Supremacists (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) is urging Congress to censure President Trump for his failure to condemn the white supremacists responsible for the […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Huntsville U. S. Space & Rocket Center - Past, present and future of space exploration.  Demonstrations, hands-on exhibits, IMAX movie. Space Camp Training Center. Take a pine-tingling trip on the Space Shot.

Jahsiah Castillo Graduates from Renowned Space Academy

Jahsiah Castillo Graduates from Renowned Space Academy Huntsville, AL – Jahsiah Castillo of Bronx, NY, recently attended Space Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center. The weeklong educational program promotes science, […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Randy Abreu, Council candidate, CD 14

New York State Assembly Member O’Donnell Enthusiastically Endorses Randy Abreu for New York City Council in District 14

New York State Assembly Member O’Donnell Enthusiastically Endorses Randy Abreu for New York City Council in District 14 The Bronx, NY –  Today the campaign of Randy Abreu for City Council announced another endorsement, from New York State Assembly Member […]

JOINT STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN, ASSEMBLYMAN MARK GJONAJ AND ASSEMBLYMAN MICHAEL BENEDETTO

JOINT STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN, ASSEMBLYMAN MARK GJONAJ AND ASSEMBLYMAN MICHAEL BENEDETTO

JOINT STATEMENT FROM SENATOR KLEIN, ASSEMBLYMAN MARK GJONAJ AND ASSEMBLYMAN MICHAEL BENEDETTO Last night, it came to our attention that Michael Fernades, the “owner” of 2800 Bruckner Blvd, indicated that he would be opening social service offices with reimbursement coming […]

by · August 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board