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Tune In Tonight for BronxTalk’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

Tune In Tonight for BronxTalk’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

UPDATE FROM BRONXTALK: There’s been a post-production delay. The 20th Anniversary of BronxTalk will be shown in its entirety on Wednesday, October 29 at 9:00pm. Sorry for any inconvenience.  Celebrating it’s 20th Anniversary of being on the air, BronxTalk hosted […]

by · October 27, 2014 · Bronx Personalities, Partners
The Young Killing the Young has to stop NOW

The Gun Industry and Blood Money

It was with much disgust that I saw the news about the killing of at least one young person by another in Marysville, Washington. The snuffing out the life of our youth by other young people is an indication of […]

by · October 26, 2014 · Crime, Editorials

Making the Grade: Holding Agencies Accountable for M/WBE Spending

An Op-Ed from Scott M. Stringer   New York City is as diverse as it’s ever been, with nearly 40 percent of our residents born outside the U.S., nearly 50 percent speaking a language other than English at home, and […]

by · October 24, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Op Ed
One of many possible body cameras for the NYPD

Police Body Cameras: Need for Objectivity

There has been much debate and controversy over having the police officers in the NYPD and other police departments across nation outfitted with body cameras. Over the past year there have been several confrontations between the police and unarmed civilians. […]

by · October 24, 2014 · Crime, Editorials, Local News
The crescent moon that determines the start of the Islamic New Year

The Islamic New Year and Eid

Tomorrow night, October 24, the Hijri New Year, also known as The Islamic New Year (Arabic: رأس السنة الهجرية‎ Ras as-Sanah al-Hijriyah) begins. The date of the New Year is determined by the position of the moon. The first sighting […]

by · October 23, 2014 · Editorials, Religion
Cut The Cable: Save $$$ And Still Watch TV? – Part II

Cut The Cable: Save $$$ And Still Watch TV? – Part II

Post by Columnist Anthony Rivieccio Well, after two weeks ago writing an article (Part 1) encouraging and sharing with you FREE internet sites to watch your: News, TV shows , Sports and Movies (of which makes up today’s TV); NOW, […]

by · October 22, 2014 · Editorials, Personal Finance
A horrible murder by terrorists; a creative opera.

The Death of Klinghoffer: Creativity, Not Anti-Semitism

There has been quite an uproar regarding the Metropolitan Opera’s staging of the opera “The Death of Klinghoffer”. I for one defend its presentation and the creativity of this opera. I object to those who are protesting, calling for a […]

by · October 22, 2014 · Arts & Artists, Editorials
Last Night’s BronxTalk: Development in Community Board 6

Last Night’s BronxTalk: Development in Community Board 6

Last night’s BronxTalk focused on affordable housing in the Community Board 6 which covers Belmont, West Farms, Bathgate, Tremont. The night’s guests were the Land Use Committee Chair and a special urban planning consultant from Columbia University. Both discussed the efforts […]

by · October 21, 2014 · Partners, Video
The Pelham Grand

The Pelham Grand: Just The Facts, Please

Over the past few months there have been many concerns regarding our new neighbors who are residing at the Pelham Grand. As a Community Board member, Member of the Pelham Grand Advisory Council and as a resident of the community […]

by · October 21, 2014 · Editorials, Local News
Hon Kenny Agosto, Member, Democratic State Committee, 78 AD, former District Leader, 80 AD, former President, Liberty Democratic Association; Civic Dedication Award.

Liberty Democratic Association Holds Seventh Annual Awards Dinner

This past Thursday, October 16 the Liberty Democratic Association which represents the 80th Assembly District hosed its seventh annual awards dinner. The dinner was held at Maestro’s Caterer’s in Morris Park.Those honored included Hon. Carl Heastie, Patrick Dolan Jr., Hon. […]

by · October 18, 2014 · Photos, Politics
Women and Electoral Politics: Hillary and the Coming Discussions of Gender

Women and Electoral Politics: Hillary and the Coming Discussions of Gender

Post by Columnist Richard Brodsky Ideology and sincerity aside, everyone running for office in 2014 is in favor of women and the issues women are concerned about. There are historical reasons to cheer all this. American society didn’t permit political […]

by · October 18, 2014 · Editorials, Politics
Shooting interrupts Community Board 7 Meeting:  A Bad Sign

Shooting interrupts Community Board 7 Meeting: A Bad Sign

Milenia Marias “Gypsy Queen” reporting from the Northwest Bronx On Tuesday October 14, Community Board 7 had three separate community meetings. The budgeting meeting discussed the capital projects that the community considers most important; a sanitation meeting where individuals expressed […]

by · October 17, 2014 · Crime, Editorials, Local News
Lewis Goldstein In support of total equality for women and ALL.

Governor Cuomo at WEP Rally: Unfortunately, “It’s Still A Man’s World”

On October 11, at a rally for the newly formed Women’s Equality Party at John Jay College Governor Andrew Cuomo lamented that fact that in New York and beyond women are still treated as second class citizens and that unfortunately […]

by · October 17, 2014 · Editorials, Politics
Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: October 16, 2014

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: October 16, 2014

by · October 16, 2014 · Photos
Dr. Raju, President HHC

Ebola Update: The Sky Is Not Falling

As a member of the North Bronx Health network which includes Jacobi Medical Center and North Central Bronx Hospital I have complete faith in our Health and Hospitals Corporation, NBHN and the HHC hospitals in The Bronx and throughout New […]

by · October 16, 2014 · Editorials, Health & Nutrition