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Quote of the Day: July 13, 2018

Quote of the Day: July 13, 2018

For he that does good, having the unlimited power to do evil, deserves praise not only for the good which he performs, but for the evil which he forbears. Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)  

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Word of the Day: July 13, 2018

Word of the Day: July 13, 2018

deep-seated Definition: (adjective) (Used especially of ideas or principles) deeply rooted; firmly fixed or held. Synonyms: deep-rooted, implanted, ingrained, planted Usage: He divined the fanatical love of freedom in her, the deep-seated antipathy for restraint of any sort.  

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NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

State Senator Gustavo Rivera and Assemblymember Jeffrey Dinowitz’ Bill To Prohibit Smoking Near Public Libraries Passes the Legislature 

State Senator Gustavo Rivera and Assemblymember Jeffrey Dinowitz’ Bill To Prohibit Smoking Near Public Libraries Passes the Legislature (Albany, NY) – Today, State Senator Gustavo Rivera and Assemblymember Jeffrey Dinowitz’s bill S169B/A330B, which prohibits smoking within 100 feet from a public […]

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City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage Receives Recycling Bins through Coca-Cola/Keep America Beautiful Public Space Recycling Grant Program

City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage Receives Recycling Bins through Coca-Cola/Keep America Beautiful Public Space Recycling Grant Program

City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage Receives Recycling Bins through Coca-Cola/Keep America Beautiful Public Space Recycling Grant Program Latest Public Space Recycling Bin Grant Cycle Awards 3,250 Recycling Bins through 2017 Bringing Total Recycling Bins Donated to 1 Million June 25, 2018 — NEW […]

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Credit: Baskin-Robbins

Profile America: Summer Food Favorites: Grilling, Hot Dogs & Ice Cream

July is not only National Grilling Month but also National Hot Dog Month and National Ice Cream Month.

Where The Pols Are, July 13 — Dockless bikes launch

Where The Pols Are, July 13 — Dockless bikes launch

Friday, July 13 Governor Andrew Cuomo is in New York City. Public Advocate Letitia James has no publicly scheduled events for Friday. Mayor Bill de Blasio will depart New York City after his last event and travel to Boston, Massachusetts […]

Bronx DA:BRONX MAN PLEADS GUILTY AT ARRAIGNMENT TO MURDER 2 IN KILLING OF 37-YEAR-OLD MAN

Bronx DA:BRONX MAN PLEADS GUILTY AT ARRAIGNMENT TO MURDER 2 IN KILLING OF 37-YEAR-OLD MAN

BRONX MAN PLEADS GUILTY AT ARRAIGNMENT TO MURDER 2 IN KILLING OF 37-YEAR-OLD MAN Defendant Shot Victim In The Back; Will Get 20 Years to Life In Prison  Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has […]

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Whose Birthday Is It? July 12, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? July 12, 2018

Josiah Wedgwood (1730) An English potter, Wedgwood greatly improved the quality of contemporary pottery, specializing in cream-colored earthenware made famous by his Wedgwood company. Because smallpox had permanently weakened one of his knees, he concentrated on designing pottery rather than […]

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Quote of the Day: July 12, 2018

Quote of the Day: July 12, 2018

Oppression of the unfortunate makes one weak. Booker T. Washington (1856-1915)  

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Word of the Day: July 12, 2018

Word of the Day: July 12, 2018

indisposed Definition: (adjective) Somewhat ill or prone to illness. Synonyms: ailing, peaked, poorly, under the weather, unwell, sickly, seedy Usage: The princess is indisposed and has cancelled her engagements for the week to allow herself time to recuperate.  

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Bronx Chamber of Commerce announces the launch of The Bronx Minute on 1010 WINS News

Bronx Chamber of Commerce announces the launch of The Bronx Minute on 1010 WINS News

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NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ELECTED TO NALEO BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

STATE SENATOR GUSTAVO RIVERA ELECTED TO NALEO BOARD OF DIRECTORS  The only member of NALEO’s Board of Directors from New York, Senator Rivera will serve an initial three-year term on the nonpartisan organization’s 35-member board. (Bronx, NY) – In late June, […]

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NYS Senator Jeffrey D. Klein, SD 34, Co-Leader and President, Pro-Tempore, NYS Senate

Catholic School Network End of Session Update: Thank You Senator Jeff Klein for Supporting Catholic Schools 

Catholic School Network End of Session Update Thank You Senator Jeff Klein for Supporting Catholic Schools  This last week saw the close of the 2018 Legislative Session in Albany bringing with it some very good news concerning increased support for Catholic […]

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Kids and families get copies of The Crossover and Surf’s Up signed by author Kwame Alexander. At Success Academy’s Robertson Center in Hudson Yards, Manhattan, on June 28, 2018.

SUCCESS ACADEMY HAVING BROAD IMPACT ON NATIONAL EDUCATION SECTOR, AS  ‘ALUMS’ SPREAD NETWORK’S PRACTICES ACROSS THE COUNTRY

SUCCESS ACADEMY HAVING BROAD IMPACT ON NATIONAL EDUCATION SECTOR, AS  ‘ALUMS’ SPREAD NETWORK’S PRACTICES ACROSS THE COUNTRY New Kentucky Department of Education General Counsel Appointment from Success Academy Continues Mission to Ensure Children Everywhere Have Access to Great Schools NEW […]

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Where The Pols Are, July 12

Where The Pols Are, July 12

Thursday, July 12 Governor Andrew Cuomo is in New York City. Public Advocate Letitia James has no publicly scheduled event. 10:00 AM — Governor Cuomo Makes a youth policy announcement. Madison Square Boys & Girls Club — Columbus Clubhouse, 543 […]