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COUNCIL MEMBER CABRERA INTRODUCES BILL TO FORCE CITY TO CHANGE VIOLATION HEARINGS PROCESS FOR TAXI DRIVERS IN RESPONSE TO RECENT SUICIDES AND MOUNTING DISCONTENT

COUNCIL MEMBER CABRERA INTRODUCES BILL TO FORCE CITY TO CHANGE VIOLATION HEARINGS PROCESS FOR TAXI DRIVERS IN RESPONSE TO RECENT SUICIDES AND MOUNTING DISCONTENT

by · April 23, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Statement Congratulating Congressman Lamb on His Swearing-In

Chairman Crowley Statement Congratulating Congressman Lamb on His Swearing-In

Chairman Crowley Statement Congratulating Congressman Lamb on His Swearing-In (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement congratulating Congressman Conor Lamb as he was sworn in to represent Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District: “I’m thrilled […]

by · April 23, 2018 · Bulletin Board
CARNEGIE HALL ANNOUNCES TEEN MUSICIANS SELECTED FOR THE INAUGURAL YEAR OF NYO JAZ

CARNEGIE HALL ANNOUNCES TEEN MUSICIANS SELECTED FOR THE INAUGURAL YEAR OF NYO JAZ

CARNEGIE HALL ANNOUNCES TEEN MUSICIANS SELECTED FOR THE INAUGURAL YEAR OF NYO JAZZ Created by Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, Prestigious National Program Recognizes Finest Young Jazz Musicians from Across the Country, Ages 16-19 Sean Jones Leads NYO Jazz in […]

Congressman Joseph Crowley 14th Congressional District Bronx/Queens

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Balanced Budget Amendment

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Balanced Budget Amendment (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after voting against the Balanced Budget Amendment: “The so-called Balanced Budget Amendment is not about deficits or debts […]

by · April 23, 2018 · Bulletin Board
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STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: Island-wide Blackout in Puerto Rico

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: Island-wide Blackout in Puerto Rico “Today’s island-wide blackout on Puerto Rico shows that not nearly enough is being done to support and rebuild the island. With hurricane season approaching, we need to work expeditiously […]

by · April 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
APHIS Proposes to Allow the Importation of Fresh Cape Gooseberry Fruit from Ecuador

APHIS Proposes to Allow the Importation of Fresh Cape Gooseberry Fruit from Ecuador

Washington, D.C. – the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is proposing to allow imports of fresh cape gooseberry fruit from Ecuador into the continental United States. After careful analysis, APHIS scientists determined that these […]

by · April 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO 76 YEARS IN PRISON FOR SHOOTING TWO NYPD OFFICERS IN THE MIDST OF TWO ROBBERIE

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO 76 YEARS IN PRISON FOR SHOOTING TWO NYPD OFFICERS IN THE MIDST OF TWO ROBBERIE

by · April 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley, Sens. Schumer, Gillibrand Announces $300 Million in Funding for New Training Vessel at SUNY Maritime

Chairman Crowley, Sens. Schumer, Gillibrand Announces $300 Million in Funding for New Training Vessel at SUNY Maritime

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY), U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) announced $300 million in federal funding for a new training vessel at SUNY Maritime College. This funding is […]

by · April 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
The National Anthem sung by Evelyn Pichardo

New York Hispanic Clergy Organization Annual Banquet 2018

New York Hispanic Clergy Organization Annual Banquet 2018 By Robert Press Over 500 people were in attendance for the 2018 for the NY Hispanic Clergy Organization Annual Banquet. There were five Honorees and many more elected officials in attendance. The […]

by · April 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: April 20, 2018

Word of the Day: April 20, 2018

Saunter Definition: (verb) Walk leisurely and with no apparent aim. Synonyms: Stroll Usage: The teacher watched his students saunter back into the school building after lunch, apparently in no hurry to get to class on time.

by · April 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? April 20, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? April 20, 2018

Edward L. Beach, Jr. (1918) A highly decorated American naval officer and WWII veteran, Beach became the naval aide to the US president following the war. In his free time, he wrote. Drawing on his wartime experiences, Beach penned 13 […]

by · April 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 20, 2018

Quote of the Day: April 20, 2018

The founders of a new colony, whatever Utopia of human virtue and happiness they might originally project, have invariably recognized it among their earliest practical necessities to allot a portion of the virgin soil as a cemetery, and another portion […]

by · April 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Applauds Expansion of Voting Rights for New Yorkers

Chairman Crowley Applauds Expansion of Voting Rights for New Yorkers

Chairman Crowley Applauds Expansion of Voting Rights for New Yorkers (Washington, D.C.) — House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on Governor Cuomo’s move to expand voting rights to New Yorkers on parole: “One of the […]

by · April 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ON THE RALLY HELD BY NEW YORK COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ON  THE RALLY HELD BY NEW YORK COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS   (Bronx, NY) – Community organizations like Citizen Action of New York, Community Voices Heard Power, Make the Road Action, and New York Communities for Change provide […]

by · April 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BLAC, The Black Institute, Elected Officials and Advocates Rally Against Board of Elections Appeal of LeFrak Voting Rights Ruling

BLAC, The Black Institute, Elected Officials and Advocates Rally Against Board of Elections Appeal of LeFrak Voting Rights Ruling

BLAC, The Black Institute, Elected Officials and Advocates Rally Against Board of Elections Appeal of LeFrak Voting Rights Ruling New York, NY – The Black Leadership Action Coalition (BLAC) and its sister organization The Black Institute (TBI), led by Bertha […]

by · April 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board