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Whose Birthday Is It? June 19, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? June 19, 2018

Wallis Simpson (1896) Simpson was an American socialite for whom English King Edward VIII voluntarily abdicated the throne. Their relationship caused a furor in England because the Church of England at the time did not allow people with living ex-spouses […]

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Quote of the Day: June 19, 2018

Quote of the Day: June 19, 2018

There is—though I do not know how there is or why there is—a sense of infinite peace and protection in the glittering hosts of heaven. H.G. Wells (1866-1946)    

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Word of the Day: June 19, 2018

Word of the Day: June 19, 2018

frugal Definition: (adjective) Practicing or marked by economy, as in the expenditure of money or the use of material resources. Synonyms: sparing, stinting, economical Usage: My frugal mother refused to buy me new clothing and instead dressed me in my […]

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NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

SENATOR RIVERA ON THE NEW YORK HEALTH ACT PASSING THE NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY

SENATOR RIVERA ON THE NEW YORK HEALTH ACT PASSING THE NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY “I applaud the leadership of Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, the bill sponsor, Assemblymember Dick Gottfried, and the members of the New York State Assembly for passing […]

by · June 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Invitation and Contribution Form

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Invitation and Contribution Form

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Statement from Bertha Lewis on Governor’s Committment to NYCHA

Statement from Bertha Lewis on Governor’s Committment to NYCHA

STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Governor Cuomo’s Commitment to NYCHA NEW YORK – “After the scathing reports on mismanagement and deceit within NYCHA, the City and Mayor de Blasio (former HUD Regional Director) will rightfully pay their dues to the […]

by · June 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Winners of DSNY’s 2018 Zero Waste Schools Awards Announced

Winners of DSNY’s 2018 Zero Waste Schools Awards Announced

Winners of DSNY’s 2018 Zero Waste Schools Awards Announced Awards Will Presented to City Schools for Successful Environmentally-Focused Projects Eighteen schools from across the five boroughs are winners of this year’s Zero Waste Schools Awards, the Department of Sanitation announced […]

by · June 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: June 18, 2018

Word of the Day: June 18, 2018

Terrify Definition: (verb) To inspire fear or dread in; frighten greatly.  Synonyms: Terrorize Usage: The thought of a slow, painful death terrifies me.

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

Whose Birthday Is It? June 18, 2018

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia (1901) The youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, Anastasia was allegedly murdered at age 17 along with her parents and siblings during the Russian Revolution. After the family’s execution, rumors swirled that […]

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Quote of the Day: June 18, 2018

Quote of the Day: June 18, 2018

Gossip is charming! History is merely gossip. But scandal is gossip made tedious by morality. Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

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Chairman Crowley Statement on the 6th Anniversary of DACA

Chairman Crowley Statement on the 6th Anniversary of DACA

Chairman Crowley Statement on the 6th Anniversary of DACA (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement in recognition of the 6th anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program: […]

by · June 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of June 18, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of June 18, 2018

Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month

Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month

My father set an invaluable example for me, and I want to do the same for my children. That’s why I’m using this Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month to talk about how all men can lead healthier lives. Here are some resources that […]

by · June 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Sam Young Post 620 Early 4th of July BBQ – June 30

Sam Young Post 620 Early 4th of July BBQ – June 30

by · June 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Statement on Republican Immigration Bill

Chairman Crowley Statement on Republican Immigration Bill

Chairman Crowley Statement on Republican Immigration Bill (Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement on the immigration draft from House Republicans: “The immigration draft House Republicans released this afternoon would put […]

by · June 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board