Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

7 Deadly Sins of Mayor De Zastero: Envy

7 Deadly Sins of Mayor De Zastero: Envy

By Ruth Papazian   7 Deadly Sins of Mayor De Zastero: Envy Mayor Bill de Blasio (a/k/a De Zastero) inexplicably began a quixotic rivalry with Gov. Andrew Cuomo early in his tenure as mayor. For his part, the governor delights […]

by · November 5, 2017 · Opinion
Creating Park Programs: Innovative Ideas to Engage Community Workshop – November 8

Creating Park Programs: Innovative Ideas to Engage Community Workshop – November 8

REGISTER HERE to attend Creating Park Programs: Innovative Ideas to Engage Community on Wednesday 11/8! ** Please note, the title of this session has been changed from “Planning Park Events” to more accurately reflect the content of this session. It is not yet updated on the registration […]

by · November 5, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
BRONX DA ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGATIONS AGAINST FORMER PASTOR OF ST. FRANCES DE CHANTAL PARISH

BRONX DA ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGATIONS AGAINST FORMER PASTOR OF ST. FRANCES DE CHANTAL PARISH

Op-Ed: Domestic Violence Is Everybody’s Business

Op-Ed: Domestic Violence Is Everybody’s Business

by · November 4, 2017 · Domestic Violence, Op Ed, Women
Chairman Crowley Statement on the October Jobs Report

Chairman Crowley Statement on the October Jobs Report

Chairman Crowley Statement on the October Jobs Report (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the October jobs report: “Yesterday, House Republicans released a tax plan that would decimate the middle class, […]

by · November 4, 2017 · Bulletin Board
A Message from Mercy College Bronx Leadership Dinner

A Message from Mercy College Bronx Leadership Dinner

Word of the Day: November 3, 2017

Word of the Day: November 3, 2017

Excavate Definition: (verb) Remove the inner part or the core of. Synonyms: Dig, Hollow Usage: The mining company wants to excavate the hillside and build a tunnel.

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

Whose Birthday Is It? November 3, 2017

Stephen Fuller Austin (1793) Austin was the founder of the first legal colony of English-speaking people in Mexican Texas. Following the death of his father, who had conceived the plan, Austin led 300 families to settle on the Brazos River […]

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

Quote of the Day: November 3, 2017

My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings. Mary Shelley (1797-1851)

by · November 3, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Leads Queens Congressional Delegation Letter Calling for Rehabilitation of Hospital Facilities at St. Albans Community Living Center

Chairman Crowley Leads Queens Congressional Delegation Letter Calling for Rehabilitation of Hospital Facilities at St. Albans Community Living Center

Chairman Crowley Leads Queens Congressional Delegation Letter Calling for Rehabilitation of Hospital Facilities at St. Albans Community Living Center (Queens, NY) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY), along with members of Queens’ congressional delegation, announced they are […]

by · November 3, 2017 · Bulletin Board
NYC Suicide Council’s “Child/Youth Mental Health, Emotional Wellness, Trauma and Suicide” – November 6

NYC Suicide Council’s “Child/Youth Mental Health, Emotional Wellness, Trauma and Suicide” – November 6

by · November 3, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: November 2, 2017

Word of the Day: November 2, 2017

Regurgitate Definition: (verb) Repeat after memorization. Synonyms: Reproduce Usage: In order to score well on the exam, you must be able to regurgitate the information.

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

Whose Birthday Is It? November 2, 2017

James Knox Polk (1795) A native southerner and friend of Andrew Jackson, Polk was elected president of the US in 1845. During his administration, the US made large territorial gains. Polk peacefully negotiated the Oregon border dispute with Britain, while […]

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

Quote of the Day: November 2, 2017

Civility is not a sign of weakness, and sincerity is always subject to proof. John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

by · November 2, 2017 · Bulletin Board
A sad looking girl with no arms greets visitors to the fun house hosted by the New York City Parks Department.--Photo by David Greene

600 Enjoy Spook-Fest at Oval

600 Enjoy Spook-Fest at Oval by David Greene Parks Department officials say 600 youngsters and parents enjoyed a free, spooky fun-house experience at the Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center in Norwood on Friday, October 2. The recreation center was re-designed in […]

by · November 2, 2017 · Bulletin Board