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Quote of the Day: November 3, 2017

Quote of the Day: November 3, 2017

My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings. Mary Shelley (1797-1851)

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Bronx Chamber of Commerce Business Card Exchange & Networking Event

Bronx Chamber of Commerce Business Card Exchange & Networking Event

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Update from the PBA – Right to Know Act

Update from the PBA – Right to Know Act

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Chairman Crowley Leads Queens Congressional Delegation Letter Calling for Rehabilitation of Hospital Facilities at St. Albans Community Living Center

Chairman Crowley Leads Queens Congressional Delegation Letter Calling for Rehabilitation of Hospital Facilities at St. Albans Community Living Center

Chairman Crowley Leads Queens Congressional Delegation Letter Calling for Rehabilitation of Hospital Facilities at St. Albans Community Living Center (Queens, NY) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY), along with members of Queens’ congressional delegation, announced they are […]

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53 Dogs Rescued from Puerto Rico Arrive in NYC and are Available for Adoption

53 Dogs Rescued from Puerto Rico Arrive in NYC and are Available for Adoption

53 Dogs Rescued from Puerto Rico Arrive in NYC Dogs at Animal Haven Shelter Can be Adopted Starting Tuesday NEW YORK, NY – On Sunday, 53 stray dogs rescued from Puerto Rico arrived in New York City. The animals were […]

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NYC Suicide Council’s “Child/Youth Mental Health, Emotional Wellness, Trauma and Suicide” – November 6

NYC Suicide Council’s “Child/Youth Mental Health, Emotional Wellness, Trauma and Suicide” – November 6

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Word of the Day: November 2, 2017

Word of the Day: November 2, 2017

Regurgitate Definition: (verb) Repeat after memorization. Synonyms: Reproduce Usage: In order to score well on the exam, you must be able to regurgitate the information.

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Whose Birthday Is It? November 2, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? November 2, 2017

James Knox Polk (1795) A native southerner and friend of Andrew Jackson, Polk was elected president of the US in 1845. During his administration, the US made large territorial gains. Polk peacefully negotiated the Oregon border dispute with Britain, while […]

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Quote of the Day: November 2, 2017

Quote of the Day: November 2, 2017

Civility is not a sign of weakness, and sincerity is always subject to proof. John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

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Senator Jeff Klein announces nearly $1 million in funding for Hunts Point Food Distribution Center

Senator Jeff Klein announces nearly $1 million in funding for Hunts Point Food Distribution Center

Senator Jeff Klein announces nearly $1 million in funding for Hunts Point Food Distribution Center Two grants will be used for improvements at the meat and produce markets Bronx, NY – Senator Jeff Klein announced nearly $1 million in funding […]

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A sad looking girl with no arms greets visitors to the fun house hosted by the New York City Parks Department.--Photo by David Greene

600 Enjoy Spook-Fest at Oval

600 Enjoy Spook-Fest at Oval by David Greene Parks Department officials say 600 youngsters and parents enjoyed a free, spooky fun-house experience at the Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center in Norwood on Friday, October 2. The recreation center was re-designed in […]

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Pumpkin Smash, 2017!

Pumpkin Smash, 2017!

Pumpkin Smash, 2017! Bring Your Pumpkins, Jack-o-lanterns and Gourds for a Smashing Good Time! Wondering what to do with your pumpkin after Halloween? Bring your pumpkins, jack-o-lanterns and gourds to Pumpkin Smash events throughout the city. Hosted by the NYC […]

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Word of the Day: November 1, 2017

Word of the Day: November 1, 2017

Importunity Definition: (noun) Insistent solicitation and entreaty. Synonyms: Urgency, Urging Usage: And to the importunity of their persisted questionings he had finally given in; and it came to pass that every one now knew the shameful story of his wretched […]

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Whose Birthday Is It? November 1, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? November 1, 2017

Grantland Rice (1880) Born in Tennessee, Rice began his career as a reporter with the Nashville News in 1901 before moving to New York. There, he became known as the “Dean of American Sportswriters.” For decades, he was in charge […]

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Quote of the Day: November 1, 2017

Quote of the Day: November 1, 2017

My toast would be, may our country always be successful, but whether successful or otherwise, always right. John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

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