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Lois Bronz

Lois Bronz, 90, A Westchester Pioneer Passes

County Executive George Latimer said, “Westchester lost a true friend in Lois Bronz.”

by · February 15, 2018 · Bulletin Board, News, Obituary, Women
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At around 10:40 PM Tuesday a fire breaks out in a 2 story private house at 3138 Decatur Ave. &  204th St. 4 injuries were reported

Where The Pols Are, February 15 — Fire Safety Legislation

1:30 PM – The New York City Council holds a stated meeting, City Hall, Council Chambers, Manhattan.

Bronx Political Round Up

Bronx Political Round Up

Federal Court Grants Preliminary Injunction In DACA Case On Tuesday, a federal judge granted Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and his fellow Attorneys General’s motion for a preliminary injunction blocking President Donald Trump’s order rescinding DACA. Schneiderman leads the coalition of […]

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio delivers his fifth State of the City address at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn on Tuesday, February 13, 2017. Benjamin Kanter/Mayoral Photo Office.

Where The Pols Are, February 14

Governor Cuomo is in New York City with no announced public schedule. 11:00 AM – Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Corey Johnson hold a news conference to make an announcement. City Hall, Rotunda, Manhattan. 11:00 AM – Bronx Borough President Rubén […]

AG Schneiderman Files Bombshell Lawsuit Against Harvey Weinstein, TWC

AG Schneiderman Files Bombshell Lawsuit Against Harvey Weinstein, TWC

Four Month Investigation Reveals New and Egregious Examples of Sexual Misconduct By Harvey Weinstein and Repeated Violations of New York Law By Company Officials That Endangered Employees  NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today filed suit […]

by · February 13, 2018 · News
WYSK: IT IS NOT FAIR FOR PUERTO RICO AND IT IS NOT FAIR FOR DOÑA JUANA AND DON PEPE HERE IN NEW YORK

WYSK: IT IS NOT FAIR FOR PUERTO RICO AND IT IS NOT FAIR FOR DOÑA JUANA AND DON PEPE HERE IN NEW YORK

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW: IT IS NOT FAIR FOR PUERTO RICO AND IT IS NOT FAIR FOR DOÑA JUANA AND DON PEPE HERE IN NEW YORK By Councilman Rubén Díaz Sr. You should know that the majority of Democrats in […]

NYS AFL-CIO

Working People’s Day of Action

Thousands of people plan actions to honor Dr. King’s fight for basic freedom for sanitation workers and protest the rigged economy, just days before Supreme Court will hear case meant to attack working people Manhattan, NY – Today, leaders from […]

Celebrate Lunar New Year, February 21

Celebrate Lunar New Year, February 21

New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer cordially invites you to celebrate Lunar New Year on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. Doors Open at 6:00pm Program is from 6:30pm – 8:30pm Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd Flushing, New York 11354 […]

The Bartoe Dancers pre event.

Borough President Diaz Black History Month Celebration

Borough President Diaz Black History Month Celebration by Robert Press It was dancing and fun in Co-op City as NY1 news anchor Cheryl Wills was the Mistress of Ceremonies for Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.’s Annual Black History Month […]

by · February 13, 2018 · Cultures, Local News, News
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Where The Pols Are, February 13 — State of the City

The state Legislature is in session. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with no public schedule. 8:30 AM – Public Advocate Letitia James delivers remarks at the New York Immigration Coalition Annual City Legislative Breakfast. Tribeca Grill, 375 Greenwich Street, […]

Bronx Political Round Up: Sex Offenders Barred

Bronx Political Round Up: Sex Offenders Barred

Council Ethics Committee Votes to Sanction CM King The NY Post reports that Co-op City Councilman Andy King has been ordered to take sensitivity training after an ethics panel found Monday that he paid “unwanted attention” to a female staffer. […]

Where The Pols Are, February 12: Public Advocate Tish James

Where The Pols Are, February 12: Public Advocate Tish James

Monday, February 12, 2018 Governor Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with no public schedule. The state Legislature is in session. 8:00 AM – Public Advocate Letitia James delivers remarks at the New York Urban League Champions of Diversity (COD) Awards […]

Cuomo’s Illegal ‘I Love NY’ Signs Flout Federal Law

Cuomo’s Illegal ‘I Love NY’ Signs Flout Federal Law

ILLEGAL SIGNS DEFY LOGIC, DEFY LAWS, DEFY TAXPAYERS By Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) The governor’s illegal, unnecessary, and now-infamous highway road signs are no longer merely a point of controversy. They are now costing New York millions […]

by · February 11, 2018 · News, Op Ed, Opinion
THE NYBG ORCHID SHOW 2018

THE NYBG ORCHID SHOW 2018

The Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden opens Saturday, March 3, 2018 – Sunday, April 22, 2018 Featuring Installations by Acclaimed Belgian Floral Artist Daniel Ost Now in its 16th year, The Orchid Show will showcase thousands of […]

by · February 11, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Community Events, News
Deadly Flu Season

Deadly Flu Season

As influenza continues to spread across New York City, Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett and Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas reminded New Yorkers that they can limit the spread of influenza by seeking care from a […]

by · February 11, 2018 · Health, News