Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

Oil Heat Cares Foundation Donate New Boiler & Installation to Grateful NYC Family

Oil Heat Cares Foundation Donate New Boiler & Installation to Grateful NYC Family

BRONX, NY – January 4, 2017 – The Oil Heat Cares Foundation, an initiative of the National Association of Oil & Energy Service Professionals (OESP), is bringing much more than New Year’s well-wishes to an appreciative family in the Bronx. […]

by · January 6, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 5, 2017

Quote of the Day: January 5, 2017

Pure and complete sorrow is as impossible as pure and complete joy. Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910)

by · January 5, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? January 5, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? January 5, 2017

Shah Jahan (1592) Shah Jahan succeeded to the throne of India’s Mughal Empire in 1628 and ruled for 30 years. His reign was notable for its successes against the Deccan states. Though attempts to reconquer lost territory almost bankrupted the […]

by · January 5, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 5, 2017

Word of the Day: January 5, 2017

Indigen Definition: (noun) One that is native or indigenous to an area. Synonyms: Aborigine, Native Usage: Because they had physical characteristics known to be conductive to life in the cold, we thought they must be indigen of Alaska.

by · January 5, 2017 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL MEMBER ANDY KING REGARDING DISPARAGING REMARKS BY ALTICE USA’S CEO AT BRONX MEETING

STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL MEMBER ANDY KING REGARDING DISPARAGING REMARKS BY ALTICE USA’S CEO AT BRONX MEETING

by · January 5, 2017 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: MAN INDICTED FOR MURDER, MUTILATION OF ELDERLY BRONX MAN

BRONX DA: MAN INDICTED FOR MURDER, MUTILATION OF ELDERLY BRONX MAN

Whose Birthday Is It? January 3, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? January 3, 2017

Lucretia Coffin Mott (1793) Mott was an American social reformer and women’s rights advocate. She attended a Quaker boarding school near Poughkeepsie, New York, where she later taught, and became an official Quaker minister in 1821. She was active in […]

by · January 3, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: December 3, 2017

Quote of the Day: December 3, 2017

The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history. George Eliot (1819-1880)

by · January 3, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 3, 2017

Word of the Day: January 3, 2017

Concomitant Definition: (adjective) Occurring or existing concurrently; attendant. Synonyms: Accompanying, Consequent, Ensuant, Resultant, Sequent, Incidental Usage: There is scarce any human good without it’s concomitant evil.

by · January 3, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: December 28, 2016

Quote of the Day: December 28, 2016

If the injustice is part of the necessary friction of the machine of government, let it go, let it go; perchance it will wear smooth—certainly the machine will wear out. Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

by · January 3, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? January 2, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? January 2, 2017

Ernest Barlach (1870) Barlach was an outstanding German expressionist sculptor, graphic artist, and writer. Through the power of his simple, angular, and compact forms, he communicated intense emotion and compassion. From clay modeling he turned to wood carving and woodcutting, […]

by · January 2, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 2, 2017

Word of the Day: January 2, 2017

Pergola Definition: (noun) An arbor or a passageway of columns supporting a roof of trelliswork on which climbing plants are trained to grow. Synonyms: Arbor, Bower Usage: The thick vegetation met overhead, interlacing into a natural pergola.

by · January 2, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 2, 2017

Quote of the Day: January 2, 2017

Wealth should not be seized…for if a man take great wealth violently and perforce, or if he steal it through his tongue, as often happens when gain deceives men’s sense and dishonor tramples down honor, the gods soon blot him […]

by · January 2, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Independent Democratic Conference Releases Report on Economic Impact of Raising the Age of Criminal Responsibility in New York

Independent Democratic Conference Releases Report on Economic Impact of Raising the Age of Criminal Responsibility in New York

THE PRICE OF JUVENILE JUSTICE: WHY RAISING THE AGE MAKES CENTS FOR NEW YORK Independent Democratic Conference Releases Report on Economic Impact of Raising the Age of Criminal Responsibility in New York New York — Senators Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), Diane […]

Senator Klein and Assemblyman Crespo Present Three Kings Day Celebration

Senator Klein and Assemblyman Crespo Present Three Kings Day Celebration

by · January 1, 2017 · Bulletin Board