Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

North Korea Detains American Veteran

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The wife of an 85-year-old American man detained in North Korea appealed to the reclusive Asian nation on Monday to

by · November 26, 2013 · Domestic News, Uncategorized

Obama Defends Iranian Deal

By Jeff Mason SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – President Barack Obama took on critics of a newly brokered nuclear deal with Iran on Monday by saying

by · November 26, 2013 · Domestic News, World News

Where’s The Money?

By Hilary Russ NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York City’s Bloomberg administration intends to launch a database within two weeks to better track the billions of dollars of federal relief for Superstorm Sandy victims, even as city legislators hope to […]

by · November 26, 2013 · Local News

Volkswagen To Introduce German-style Work Councils Into The U.S.

By Bernie Woodall DETROIT (Reuters) – Volkswagen AG <VOWG_p.DE> officials in Germany and the United States are performing a delicate dance with VW’s influential German union as they wrestle with the possible representation of workers

by · November 26, 2013 · Business

Noreast’er To Slam NYC Area On Tuesday!

By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A major winter storm set to hit the East Coast on Tuesday and Wednesday is threatening to snarl millions of Thanksgiving travelers’ holiday plans, forecasters said on Monday. The same storm that lashed New […]

by · November 26, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News

Bullying and What Your School Can Do About It

School Climate Key to Preventing Bullying Nov. 25, 2013 — To effectively prevent bullying schools need to understand positive school climate, use reliable measures to evaluate school climate and use effective prevention and intervention programs to improve the climate, a recent […]

by · November 26, 2013 · Education News, Science

Meet your goals and design your own path of study

Visit Columbia University’s new Summer 2014 website and explore world-class academic options in a global city alive with activity and opportunity.Meet your goals and design your own path of study by

Music, shopping, Storybook Christmas Trees…and more for the holidays at Bartow-Pell

Written by: Ellen Bruzelius Media contact A Modern Take on a Classic Christmas Bronx, New York, November 22, 2013 – Bartow-Pell’s popular Storybook Christmas Trees are back with a modern twist this year. Classics from yesteryear are taking a back […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Education News

49th Precinct Extends A hand All Are Invited

On Tuesday, November 26th meeting, THE 49TH Precinct will take up a Special Campaign Collection of Flip Flops and Shoes for those affected by Super-Typhoon HIYAN in the Philippines. Any donation will be greatly appreciated. The impact, though small will nevertheless be […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Bulletin Board


  Gary Axelbank BRONXTALK TONIGHT – A SLAVE BURIAL GROUND IN HUNTS POINT! We’ll have a fascinating show tonight about the discovery of a slave burial ground in Hunts Point and the involvement of children from PS 48 in the […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Bulletin Board

Albanian Americans Celebrate Albanian Independence Day

Nov. 24, 2013 Written by Joseph Oddo, Photos submitted by Aleksander Nila Assemblyman Mark Gonaj presents: Albanian Americans celebrate Albanian Independence Day. Pelham Parkway in the Bronx has long been known for it’s rich mix of people. Today the parkway hosted […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Features, Photos

Renewable Energy 99 percent of all new U.S. generation capacity in October

November 25, 2013   In the latest Edition of Penn Energy the Editorial Staff as repoted: according to the latest “Energy Infrastructure Update” report from

by · November 25, 2013 · Business, Science, Uncategorized

Limited Iranian Nuclear Deal Announced

By Victoria and Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) – Prominent Iranian-Americans praised the Iranian nuclear deal as a significant first step in what they hope will be

by · November 24, 2013 · Business, Uncategorized, World News

Giants Tie Then Lose Hearbreaker

By Larry Fine EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey (Reuters) – The Dallas Cowboys stood tall at the finish, quieting a desperate New York Giants team with a game-winning drive at frigid MetLife Stadium on Sunday to grab a share of the […]

by · November 24, 2013 · Sports, Uncategorized

Warning for those traveling this week

 The National Weather Service is predicting a pre-Thanksgiving nor’easter to hit Long Island. The storm is set to begin sometime Tuesday and extend into Wednesday.   (Reuters) – Thanksgiving travel may be snarled by a wintry storm system heading for […]

by · November 24, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News