Holidays

The Annual Allerton Halloween Parade – October 28

The Annual Allerton Halloween Parade – October 28

Halloween in the Square – October 31

Halloween in the Square – October 31

Parckchester’s Annual Kwanzaa Celebration

Parckchester’s Annual Kwanzaa Celebration

‘CREATING UNITY IN THE COMMUNITY’ mission is to honor the work of Dr. Maulana Karenga to share with the community a universal message that everyone can identify with family traditions. This event focuses on bringing our community together for a […]

by · October 26, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
FDNY Smart Safety Tips for Halloween

FDNY Smart Safety Tips for Halloween

by · October 25, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
Happy Diwali To All

Happy Diwali To All

Happy Diwali to Bronx Chronicle readers who are celebrating today! Wishing all celebrants a blessed Diwali!

What is Rosh Hashanah 

What is Rosh Hashanah 

Tonight at sundown, Jews in New York and across the world began observing the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. This is a time of reflection over what the past year has brought, and a time of prayer, hope, and optimism […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Cultures, Holidays, Religion
Cuomo: “Happy Rosh Hashanah”

Cuomo: “Happy Rosh Hashanah”

On Twitter, Governor Cuomo offered his “warmest wishes for a sweet New Year.” To all those celebrating #RoshHashanah, I send my warmest wishes for a sweet New Year. L’Shanah Tovah. pic.twitter.com/NXvqPUhU6v — Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) September 20, 2017

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays, Religion
Mayor de Blasio: Shana Tova!

Mayor de Blasio: Shana Tova!

Chirlane and I want to wish all New Yorkers, especially those celebrating, a happy and healthy new year right before Rosh Hashanah begins. This city is rich with Jewish heritage and culture, and we are all better for it. The […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Cultures, Holidays, Religion
Public Advocate Tish James: Happy Rosh Hashanah!

Public Advocate Tish James: Happy Rosh Hashanah!

I want to wish everyone who is celebrating a happy and healthy New Year. Rosh Hashanah is a time to gather with family and friends, but it also marks the beginning of an important time to engage in self-reflection and […]

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
L’ Shanah Tovah! Happy Rosh Hashanah!

L’ Shanah Tovah! Happy Rosh Hashanah!

The Bronx Chronicle Wishes Our Readers a Sweet and Happy New Year In Celebration of Rosh Hashanah! L’Shanah Tovah!

by · September 20, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Holidays, Religion
July 4th

July 4th

July 4th — Today is the signature American holiday, celebrating the date in 1776 when the Second Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence. Ours was the first successful colonial independence movement against a European power.   From sea to […]

by · July 4, 2017 · History, Holidays
Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak

The month-long Muslim holiday of Ramadan has concluded this weekend. The Bronx Chronicle extends best wishes to all those celebrating Eid al-Fitr.   Eid Mubarak to all Bronx Muslims.  

by · June 25, 2017 · Cultures, Holidays, Religion
HAPPY FATHER’S DAY

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY

This Father’s Day, let’s celebrate the Dads who are redefining what it means to be a father. Share your favorite Dad tale.

by · June 18, 2017 · Family, Holidays
Happy Father's Day

Happy Father’s Day

This is one of the nation’s favorite days — Father’s Day.   The occasion dates back to 1910, when Sonora Dodd of Spokane, Washington, wanted to honor her father, who raised six children by himself after his wife died. The […]

by · June 18, 2017 · Holidays, Profile America
Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. greets guests at his annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner ceremony, honoring the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL RAMADAN CELEBRATION

BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL RAMADAN CELEBRATION Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner ceremony on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in honor of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The end of the month of Ramadan, […]