Articles by: Sal Conforto

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of July 30, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of July 30, 2018

Cases of Interest for the Week of July 30, 2018   Monday, July 30, 2018 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Morak, J. Rodriguez SCI-C Update Juan Sanchez Pleaded guilty to Rape in the third-degree and related […]

by · July 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 31, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? July 31, 2018

Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy (1396) A man of shifting alliances, Philip the Good ruled Burgundy at the height of its prestige and presided over one of Europe’s most lavish courts. After his father was murdered during a meeting […]

by · July 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: July 31, 2018

Quote of the Day: July 31, 2018

We love flattery even though we are not deceived by it, because it shows that we are of importance enough to be courted. Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)    

by · July 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: July 31, 2018

Word of the Day: July 31, 2018

harbor Definition: (verb) Maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings). Synonyms: nurse, entertain, hold Usage: I harbor a grudge for much longer than I should and am working on being more forgiving.    

by · July 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 30, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? July 30, 2018

Henry Ford (1863) Ford was a prominent American industrialist and innovator of mass production via the assembly line. His introduction of the Model T automobile revolutionized transportation and made car ownership affordable to many. Though controversial, Ford was undeniably one […]

by · July 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: July 30, 2018

Quote of the Day: July 30, 2018

The greatest trust, between man and man, is the trust of giving counsel. For in other confidences, men commit the parts of life; their lands, their goods … some particular affair; but to such as they make their counselors, they […]

by · July 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: July 30, 2018

Word of the Day: July 30, 2018

repute Definition: (verb) To consider (a person or thing) to be as specified. Synonyms: look upon, regard as, take to be, esteem, think of Usage: He is reputed to be intelligent.

by · July 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Fundraiser for Joe Joe

Fundraiser for Joe Joe

by · July 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 18, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? July 18, 2018

“The Unsinkable” Molly Brown (1867) Though remembered as a socialite, Brown was actually a working class girl who married a miner. She only became wealthy upon the success of her husband’s engineering developments in the mining industry. In the sinking […]

by · July 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: July 18, 2018

Quote of the Day: July 18, 2018

I never make exceptions. An exception disproves the rule. Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930)   sal

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

Word of the Day: July 18, 2018

pagination Definition: (noun) The system of numbering pages. Synonyms: folio, paging Usage: The editions of Holy Writ are so numerous that he could hardly suppose that two copies would have the same pagination.  

by · July 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Chamber of Commerce New Member MEET UP Networking Event

Bronx Chamber of Commerce New Member MEET UP Networking Event

by · July 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board

FREE Microsoft Certification – July 23 – Sign up now

SUNY Bronx Educational Opportunity Center 1666 Bathgate Avenue, (172nd and 173rd Streets) Bronx, NY 10457 FREE Microsoft Certification – July 23 – Sign up now Sign up Now – Get certified for FREE     SIGN UP NOW   SIGN UP NOW Orientation   Monday   June 23rd – 9:30 am    […]

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

Whose Birthday Is It? July 17, 2018

Ismail I (1487) The young Ismail I went into hiding after his father’s death and emerged at age 14 to proclaim himself Shah of Iran. Despite his youth, he was able to reunify Iran and establish the Safavid Empire, which […]

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

Quote of the Day: July 17, 2018

It’s all very well to read about sorrows and imagine yourself living through them heroically, but it’s not so nice when you really come to have them, is it? Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942)  

by · July 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board