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USDA Confirms Virulent Newcastle Disease in a Backyard Chicken Flock in California, Not a Food Safety Concern

WASHINGTON – The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) confirmed the presence of virulent Newcastle disease in a small flock of backyard exhibition chickens in Los Angeles County, California. It is important to […]

by · May 26, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley, Pro-Choice Leaders Issue Joint Statement on President Trump’s Title X Domestic Gag Rule

Chairman Crowley, Pro-Choice Leaders Issue Joint Statement on President Trump’s Title X Domestic Gag Rule

Chairman Crowley, Pro-Choice Leaders Issue Joint Statement on President Trump’s Title X Domestic Gag Rule (Washington, D.C.) — Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx), Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus Co-Chairs Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) and Congresswoman Diana DeGette […]

by · May 26, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Rain Barrel Giveaway Set for Saturday, August 4

Rain Barrel Giveaway Set for Saturday, August 4

Back by popular demand, the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Council Member Andy King will hold a rain barrel giveaway on the Evander Childs High School football field, 800 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx, on Saturday, […]

by · May 25, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Memorial Day at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza – May 28

Memorial Day at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza – May 28

by · May 25, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Memorial Day at Van Nest Park – May 28

Memorial Day at Van Nest Park – May 28

by · May 25, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Council Member Ritchie Torres: We Need More Tenant Protections After Another Cold Winter

Council Member Ritchie Torres: We Need More Tenant Protections After Another Cold Winter

  573 East Fordham Road,  Bronx, NY 10458 Phone: 718-842-8100 We Need More Tenant Protections After Another Cold Winter!     Turning Up the Heat in the Winter Months     Yesterday, alongside Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, and Council […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NATIONAL PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE ANNOUNCES 100 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS IN 2018

NATIONAL PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE ANNOUNCES 100 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS IN 2018

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP) Board of Directors announces the 100 scholarship recipients for this year. The names of the selected scholarship recipients can be found on the Parade website, NPRDPinc.org. For a second consecutive year, the Parade will […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Senator Schumer’s Announcement to Decriminalize Marijuana

STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Senator Schumer’s Announcement to Decriminalize Marijuana

STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Senator Schumer’s Announcement to Decriminalize Marijuana New York, NY – “I applaud Senator Chuck Schumer’s decision to listen to the voice of the people and announce a plan to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level. […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYC Elected Officials and Advocates Call for Instant Runoff Voting

NYC Elected Officials and Advocates Call for Instant Runoff Voting

NYC Elected Officials and Advocates Call for Instant Runoff Voting Public Advocate Tish James, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, and Council Member Brad Lander Join Call on Mayoral Commission to support IRV New York, NY — […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ON MAYOR’S SUPPORT OF SINGLE PAYER HEALTHCARE

STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ON  MAYOR’S SUPPORT OF SINGLE PAYER HEALTHCARE   (Albany, NY) – I am excited and thankful to receive the support of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio for my bill, the New York Health Act. […]

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Governor’s Budget Would Cut Funding to NYC for Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice by $190 Million

Governor’s Budget Would Cut Funding to NYC for Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice by $190 Million

Original article can be found here.

by · May 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Outdoors for Autism, June 2

Outdoors for Autism, June 2

You bring a blanket, we’ll bring the fun! INCLUDEnyc invites you to our second annual Outdoors for Autism. Join us, as well as some of our amazing partners —including KEEN New York, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Extreme Kids and […]

APHIS Revises Chronic Wasting Disease Program Standards

APHIS Revises Chronic Wasting Disease Program Standards

Washington. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is revising its Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Program Standards to better meet the needs of both animal health officials and the cervid industry. To ensure consistent terminology, APHIS […]

by · May 23, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Annual Dominican Heritage Celebration 2018

Bronx Annual Dominican Heritage Celebration 2018

Bronx Annual Dominican Heritage Celebration 2018, May 29, 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Bronx County Bldg, 851 Grand Concourse. RSVP ssanabria@bronxbp.nyc.gov.

Free Spring Sports + Summer Education programs from City Parks Foundation

Free Spring Sports + Summer Education programs from City Parks Foundation

FREE SENIORS FITNESS INSTRUCTION IN ALL 5 BOROUGHS Get active in your neighborhood park with CityParks Seniors Fitness! We welcome New Yorkers 60+ to participate in free tennis lessons, yoga and fitness walking in 16 neighborhood parks across the city. Most activities take […]

by · May 23, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Parks