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Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Congressman Crowley on CBO Analysis of President Trump’s Budget

Congressman Crowley on CBO Analysis of President Trump’s Budget (Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of President Trump’s budget: “The Congressional Budget Office’s score of President […]

by · July 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 19, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? July 19, 2017

Charles Horace Mayo (1865) Mayo was a gifted surgeon who, with his father, brother, and several other doctors, founded the world-renowned non-profit medical center in Minnesota that would become the Mayo Clinic. In addition to seeing patients, Mayo served as […]

by · July 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: July 19, 2017

Word of the Day: July 19, 2017

Repose Definition: (noun) The act of resting or the state of being at rest. Synonyms: Ease, Relaxation, Rest Usage: The vacationer took his repose beside the swimming pool.

by · July 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
5th Annual International Music Festival Hosted by Assemblyman Gjonaj – July 22nd

5th Annual International Music Festival Hosted by Assemblyman Gjonaj – July 22nd

by · July 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Randy Abreu, Council candidate, CD 14

Abreu Calls for Investigation into Mass Firing at Charter High School for Law and Social Justice

Abreu Calls for Investigation into Mass Firing at Charter High School for Law and Social Justice 73% of faculty fired on June 20th at Bronx charter school in alleged union-busting tactic BRONX, N.Y. – In response to the news of […]

by · July 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Bronx River Estuary Paddle – August 5th

Bronx River Estuary Paddle – August 5th

Register here! Journey through the lower segments of the Bronx via canoe traveling south and back passing along Concrete Plant Park, Hunts Point Riverside Park and Soundview Park on this urban adventure. Travel to the connecting Long Island Sound and […]

by · July 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Word of the Day: July 18, 2017

Word of the Day: July 18, 2017

Fervent Definition: (adjective) Having or showing great emotion or zeal. Synonyms: Ardent, Fervid, Fiery, Impassioned, Perfervid, Torrid Usage: She was a fervent opponent of the death penalty and organized a monthlong hunger strike to protest the practice.

by · July 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: July 18, 2017

Quote of the Day: July 18, 2017

Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he’s in love with her. Agatha Christie (1890-1976)

by · July 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 18, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? July 18, 2017

Hendrik Antoon Lorentz (1853) Lorentz was a Dutch physicist who, in 1902, shared the second Nobel Prize in Physics. A pioneer in formulating the relations between electricity, magnetism, and light, he was one of the first people to postulate the […]

by · July 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
ASTOR APPOINTS JEANNINE MENDEZ AS DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT, PUBLIC AND GOVERNMENT RELATIONS IN THE BRONX

ASTOR APPOINTS JEANNINE MENDEZ AS DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT, PUBLIC AND GOVERNMENT RELATIONS IN THE BRONX

ASTOR APPOINTS JEANNINE MENDEZ AS DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT, PUBLIC AND GOVERNMENT RELATIONS IN THE BRONX  Bronx, NY – Astor Services for Children & Families in the Hudson Valley and the Bronx, a non-profit that serves more than 8,000 children with emotional and […]

by · July 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Community Rowing – Every Saturday 1pm

Community Rowing – Every Saturday 1pm

Free Community Rowing Saturdays 1-6pm May 27 – September 2 More info here! Through Community Rowing, Hunts Point residents of all ages explore the Bronx River aboard student-built wooden row boats, accompanied by Program Assistants who teach them about the […]

Senator Klein announces a $152,000 grant for Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation

Senator Klein announces a $152,000 grant for Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation

Senator Klein announces a $152,000 grant for Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation The funding will support middle and high school summer programs in the Bronx Bronx, NY – July 14, 2017 – Senator Jeff Klein announced that he is […]

Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Chairman Crowley Statement on Newest Version of Trumpcare from Senate Republicans

Chairman Crowley Statement on Newest Version of Trumpcare from Senate Republicans (Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after Senate Republicans unveiled their latest version of Trumpcare: “Trumpcare has been a disaster since […]

by · July 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: RIKERS ISLAND INMATE SENTENCED TO 1 ½ – 3 YEARS IN PRISON FOR ASSAULTING DOC CAPTAIN

BRONX DA: RIKERS ISLAND INMATE SENTENCED TO 1 ½ – 3 YEARS IN PRISON FOR ASSAULTING DOC CAPTAIN

Whose Birthday Is It? July 17, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? July 17, 2017

James Cagney (1899) After cutting his teeth on stage as a vaudeville and Broadway song-and-dance man, Cagney established himself as the quintessential gangster in the 1931 film The Public Enemy. He continued to play thugs in films like Angels with […]

by · July 17, 2017 · Bulletin Board