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Veterans Job Fair

Veterans Job Fair

The 3rd Annual #Veterans & Community Job Fair on June 9 at the Bronx Library Center, 310 East Kingsbridge Road, Bronx NY. 11am to 3pm 

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Free Concert by the Jazz Foundation, June 6

IN CELEBRATION OF THE RE-OPENING OF THE GROWNYC  FARMERS MARKET, THE JAZZ FOUNDATION WILL GIVE A FREE CONCERT TOMORROW TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 11 AM – 1 PM AT LORELEI FOUNTAIN, JOYCE KILMER PARK LOCATED ON THE GRAND CONCOURSE AT 161ST  STREET IN THE BRONX. ALL ARE WELCOME

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Rev. Abigail Serrano, 2017 Grand Marshall of the Christian Children’s Parade

The Grand Marshall of the 2017 Christian Children’s Parade will be the Widow of NYPD Chaplain Reverend Luis Serrano Sen. Rev. Rubén Diaz announced via his What You Should Know email that the Grand Marshall of this year’s Christian Children’s […]

Bronx Yoga Night, 6/27

Bronx Yoga Night, 6/27

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Sweet Water Dance & Yoga invite residents to a free Bronx Yoga Night, June 27. Although walk-ins will be welcomed, pre-registration is highly encouraged to ensure appropriate supply of mats and yoga props. […]

A young girl brings her stuffed animal to Montefiore's Wakefield Campus on May 9.--Photo by David Greene

TEDDY BEAR ER HOSTED AT MONTEFIORE

  by David Greene Dozens of children with broken or worn teddy bears came out to Montefiore Hospital’s Wakefield Campus on East 233 Street on Saturday, May 9, where they were presented with new teddy bears.     Children 12 […]

More than 7,000 graves were "flagged" by volunteers at Woodlawn Cemetery. Photo by David Greene

Annual Flagging of Graves Held at Woodlawn Cemetery

by David Greene More than 350 volunteers spent the last two weekends at the Woodlawn Cemetery, placing American flags at the graves of members of the U.S. military in honor of Memorial Day. According to Lynn Radke and Bruce Campbell […]

JOSE HERNANDEZ is a perfect example of what a person living with a disability is capable of doing with motivation and will. (Wheels of Progress)

United Spinal to Host Bronx Disability Advocate Jose Hernandez for “Roll on Capitol Hill” in D.C.

Roll to Advocate for Greater Access to Quality Affordable Healthcare, Community Integration and Complex Rehab Technology NEW YORK, NY /USNewswire/ — United Spinal Association will host Jose Hernandez from the Bronx, New York, at its 6th Annual Roll on Capitol Hill, […]

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9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium, Saturday, July 15

BRONX, New York /PRNewswire/ — On Saturday, July 15, 2017, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation will hold the 9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium – and 100 percent of funds raised will directly support innovative cancer research by brilliant, early […]

Annual Flagging of Graves Held at Woodlawn Cemetery

Annual Flagging of Graves Held at Woodlawn Cemetery

Annual Flagging of Graves Held at Woodlawn Cemetery by David Greene More than 350 volunteers spent the last two weekends at the Woodlawn Cemetery, placing American flags at the graves of members of the U.S. military in honor of Memorial […]

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Lincoln Wellness Fair, 06/18

Lincoln Wellness Fair, 06/18

Lincoln Hospital’s 15th Annual Wellness Fair is Thursday, June 8, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Come to the Umbrella Patio at East 146th Street and Morris Avenue in the Bronx. For more information, contact Community Affairs at 718-579- 4981.

Sabra expands Plants with a Purpose, a community engagement initiative dedicated to helping alleviate the impact of food deserts in the United States. (PRNewsfoto/Sabra Dipping Company, LLC)

Sabra Partners With NYBG TO Alleviate Food Deserts Via ‘Wellness Wednesdays’

Sabra CEO Shali Shalit-Shoval today announced the expansion of Sabra’s Plants with a Purpose, a community engagement initiative dedicated to helping alleviate the impact of food deserts in the United States. Sabra will partner with The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) to bring Wellness […]

Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. (PRNewsfoto/Albert Einstein College of Medi)

Former CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden to Deliver 2017 Commencement Address at Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Global health leader and former Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H., will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 commencement ceremony for Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Frieden, who also led the New […]

Bronx Week Begins, May 11-21

Bronx Week Begins, May 11-21

Bronx Week is a 10-day borough-wide celebration of The Best of The Bronx. Nearly 50 events produced by the Office of the Bronx Borough President, the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation, The Bronx Tourism Council, the Business Initiatives Corporation of […]

Senator Klein, in partnership with Assemblyman Gjonaj, held his 3rd Annual Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration

Senator Klein, in partnership with Assemblyman Gjonaj, held his 3rd Annual Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration

Senator Klein, in partnership with Assemblyman Gjonaj, held his 3rd Annual Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration Jewish American Community Leaders and Dozens of Bronxites Gather to Celebrate Jewish Heritage Month at Bronx House Bronx, NY – Senator Jeff Klein, in […]

Global Youth Initiative 7/6/2017

Global Youth Initiative 7/6/2017

We are having our Diversity Is A Verb Youth Nation, kicking off our highly anticipated Global Youth Initiative 7/6/2017 at 12 pm(est) on the campus of Bronx Community College. Our Theme: Mind, Body, & Money! How to build it and keep it […]