Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

Chairman Crowley Demands Board of Elections Drops Efforts to Move LeFrak Polling Sites

Chairman Crowley Demands Board of Elections Drops Efforts to Move LeFrak Polling Sites

Chairman Crowley Demands Board of Elections Drops Efforts to Move LeFrak Polling Sites (Queens, NY) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) urged the New York City Board of Elections to immediately drop their misguided effort […]

by · April 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
PHOTOS: BP DIAZ TOURS SCHOOL WITH CHANCELLOR CARRANZA, HOSTS ANNUAL GOSPEL CONCERT & MORE

PHOTOS: BP DIAZ TOURS SCHOOL WITH CHANCELLOR CARRANZA, HOSTS ANNUAL GOSPEL CONCERT & MORE

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. joins New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza on a tour of P.S. 359, the Concourse Village Elementary School, on Monday, April 9, 2018.  Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. speaks at an event […]

by · April 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
APHIS Publishes Final Rule to Allow the Importation of Fresh Lemons from Chile into the Continental United States Under a Systems Approach

APHIS Publishes Final Rule to Allow the Importation of Fresh Lemons from Chile into the Continental United States Under a Systems Approach

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is updating its regulations to allow the importation of fresh lemons (Citrus limon) from Chile under a systems approach.  The systems approach is a combination of […]

by · April 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: April 17, 2018

Word of the Day: April 17, 2018

Imperil Definition: (verb) Pose a threat to; present a danger to. Synonyms: Endanger, Jeopardize, Menace, Threaten Usage: You imperil the lives of other road users by driving drunk.

by · April 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? April 17, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? April 17, 2018

Sirimavo Bandaranaike (1916) Bandaranaike’s husband became prime minister of Ceylon in 1956 and was assassinated three years later. In the election that followed, Bandaranaike’s party was victorious—making her the world’s first female prime minister. She headed two coalition governments and […]

by · April 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 17, 2018

Quote of the Day: April 17, 2018

Boldness is ever blind; for it seeth not danger, and inconveniences. Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

by · April 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Statement from Senator Rivera on Shola Olatoye’s Resignation from NYCHA

Statement from Senator Rivera on Shola Olatoye’s Resignation from NYCHA

STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ON SHOLA OLATOYE’S RESIGNATION FROM NYCHA (Bronx, NY) – The departure of Chairwoman Shola Olatoye is a disappointment, despite the scandals that rattled her and the authority in recent months. Lest we forget, the […]

by · April 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Town Hall with Mayor de Blasio Wednesday, April 18

Town Hall with Mayor de Blasio Wednesday, April 18

by · April 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
FIVE BOROUGHS MUSIC FESTIVAL PRESENTS TENET IN THE SOUNDS OF TIME IN QUEENS AND THE BRONX

FIVE BOROUGHS MUSIC FESTIVAL PRESENTS TENET IN THE SOUNDS OF TIME IN QUEENS AND THE BRONX

FIVE BOROUGHS MUSIC FESTIVAL PRESENTS TENET IN THE SOUNDS OF TIME IN QUEENS AND THE BRONX Friday, May 11 at King Manor Museum in Queens and Saturday, May 12 at Christ Church Riverdale Watch TENET Perform Works from The Sounds […]

Chairman Crowley Recognized for Supporting Community Health Centers

Chairman Crowley Recognized for Supporting Community Health Centers

Chairman Crowley Recognized for Supporting Community Health Centers (Bronx, NY) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) was honored by staff and patients at Urban Health Plan for his years of leadership and advocacy on behalf […]

by · April 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? April 16, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? April 16, 2018

Sir John Franklin (1786) Franklin was a British Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer who also served as governor of Tasmania. He is best remembered for presiding over a doomed expedition in the 1840s to chart the Northwest Passage through […]

by · April 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 16, 2018

Quote of the Day: April 16, 2018

How is it that the poets have said so many fine things about our first love, so few about our later love? Are their first poems their best? Or are not those the best which come from their fuller thought, […]

by · April 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Chairman Crowley Statement on House Republicans’ Farm Bill Proposal

Chairman Crowley Statement on House Republicans’ Farm Bill Proposal (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after House Republicans released their Farm Bill proposal: “Today’s partisan proposal from House Republicans doesn’t just abandon […]

by · April 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of April 16, 2018

BRONX DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of April 16, 2018

45th Precinct Community Council Breakfast – May 9, 2018

45th Precinct Community Council Breakfast – May 9, 2018

by · April 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board