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Quote of the Day: August 10, 2018

Quote of the Day: August 10, 2018

Nothing in the world is harder than speaking the truth and nothing easier than flattery. Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881)    

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Word of the Day: August 10, 2018

Word of the Day: August 10, 2018

outlast Definition: (verb) Live longer than. Synonyms: outlive, survive Usage: Naturally dried flowers will outlast a bouquet of fresh blooms.    

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Parkland High School students visit The Bronx on Friday

Parkland High School students visit The Bronx on Friday

Today, Assembly Member Michael A. Blake (D-79th District, The Bronx) will host a group of student leaders from Parkland High School for a gun violence prevention and voter mobilization Day of Action in the South Bronx, as an installment of […]

Bronx DA: Man Indicted In Two Bronx Murders: Allegedly Stabbed Uncle During Robbery

Bronx DA: Man Indicted In Two Bronx Murders: Allegedly Stabbed Uncle During Robbery

NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

SENATOR RIVERA ON DECISION TO CUT NEW YORK DAILY NEWS STAFF  IN HALF

SENATOR RIVERA ON DECISION TO CUT NEW YORK DAILY NEWS STAFF  IN HALF “I am incredibly disappointed and saddened by the decision of Tronc, Inc. to cut the New York Daily News newsroom in half and to oust its editor-in-chief, Jim […]

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STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: Updated Hurricane Maria Death Toll in Puerto Rico

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: Updated Hurricane Maria Death Toll in Puerto Rico “It has been crystal clear since just days after Hurricane Maria that we were not getting the complete story when it came to the death toll […]

by · August 9, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? August 9, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? August 9, 2018

Pamela Lyndon “P. L.” Travers (1899) Australian-born British actress, journalist, and novelist P. L. Travers is best remembered for her series of fictional children’s books about the prim, vain, imperious, acerbic, and mysteriously magical nanny Mary Poppins. The books were […]

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Quote of the Day: August 9, 2018

Quote of the Day: August 9, 2018

My kind of loyalty was loyalty to one’s country, not to its institutions or its office-holders. The country is the real thing, the substantial thing, the eternal thing; it is the thing to watch over, and care for, and be […]

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Word of the Day: August 9, 2018

Word of the Day: August 9, 2018

garrulity Definition: (noun) The quality of being wordy and talkative. Synonyms: loquacity, talkativeness Usage: With the confidential garrulity of a man who has dined too well, he plunged into his darling topic, and I looked past him at the clock. […]

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Movies and Street Games, Oh My! at Orchard Beach

Movies and Street Games, Oh My! at Orchard Beach

On Friday, August 10th, catch Star Wars: The Last Jedi  for free in the Park! The screen will be set up behind the track area off of Middletown Road and Stadium Avenue. Movie starts at dusk, but get there early, 7:30pm, to get your spot! […]

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REGISTER NOW FOR AUGUST SESSION OF GOLF

REGISTER NOW FOR AUGUST SESSION OF GOLF

REGISTER NOW FOR AUGUST SESSION OF GOLF Keep swinging into summer fun with our introductory golf program this August. Our golf program is open to children ages 6-17 of all skill levels. After completing the introductory program, all are invited […]

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DEPUTY BOROUGH PRESIDENT SCOTT-MCFADDEN JOINS SENIORS FOR ‘MEDICARE CARD KICK OFF’ EVENT

DEPUTY BOROUGH PRESIDENT SCOTT-MCFADDEN JOINS SENIORS FOR ‘MEDICARE CARD KICK OFF’ EVENT

DEPUTY BOROUGH PRESIDENT SCOTT-MCFADDEN JOINS SENIORS FOR ‘MEDICARE CARD KICK OFF’ EVENT On Wednesday, July 25, 2018, Deputy Bronx Borough President Marricka Scott-McFadden joined senior citizen advocates and residents of the Rain Eastchester Senior Center to help raise awareness of […]

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Empire City Casino Partners with New York Blood Center in Response to Emergency Blood Donation Appeal

Empire City Casino Partners with New York Blood Center in Response to Emergency Blood Donation Appeal; Hosting Local Blood Drive August 17 in Casino’s Good Time Room   Public Urged to Help the Cause Pre-Register Available at NYBloodCenter.org   (Yonkers, […]

by · August 8, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? August 8, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? August 8, 2018

Matthew Alexander Henson (1866) Orphaned in his youth, Henson went to work on a merchant ship at the age of 12. After nearly a decade at sea, he met American explorer Robert E. Peary and became his valet and assistant […]

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Quote of the Day: August 8, 2018

Quote of the Day: August 8, 2018

The world is a looking-glass, and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face. Frown at it, and it will in turn look sourly upon you; laugh at it and with it, and it is a jolly […]

by · August 8, 2018 · Bulletin Board