Funeral Details for Joseph Penasso

Funeral Details for Joseph Penasso

by · March 29, 2017 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM IDC LEADER JEFF KLEIN

STATEMENT FROM IDC LEADER JEFF KLEIN

STATEMENT FROM IDC LEADER JEFF KLEIN Our immigrant communities nationwide are living in a perpetual state of fear and anxiety under the Trump administration. That’s why it’s critical that we show leadership at the state level to let New York’s […]

by · March 29, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Vernuccio’s View: Kremlin Corruption Sparks Outrage

Vernuccio’s View: Kremlin Corruption Sparks Outrage

In 1993, Russian leader Boris Yeltsin, who was a key figure in breaking up the USSR and who served as Russian president from 1991 to 1999, said that “Corruption in the organs of power and administration is literally eating away […]

by · March 29, 2017 · Vernuccio's View
Former “Gamecock Jordon Montgomery Is Impressing Yankees Brass

Former “Gamecock Jordon Montgomery Is Impressing Yankees Brass

By Christopher Saunders The Yankees have really been able to load up their farm system over past year and half acquiring top prospects such as Clint Frazier and Gleyber Torres. Jordon Montgomery is not one of the big names, however, he […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Sports
Police: Shootout, Crash Leaves Two Injured

Police: Shootout, Crash Leaves Two Injured

SHOOTOUT, CRASH LEAVES TWO INJURED… Police continue to investigate the shooting that sent bullets flying across Webster Avenue on Sunday, March 26. Officers from the 52nd Precinct were called to the corner of East 198 Street and Webster Avenue at […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Crime, News
Paloma Izquierdo-Hernandez
President and CEO, Urban Health Plan
Credit: City and State NY

UHP’s Paloma Izquierdo-Hernandez Honored with ‘Above & Beyond’ Award

HONORING 25 OF NEW YORK’S MOST REMARKABLE WOMEN OF 2017 City and State NY’s annual Above & Beyond list put the spotlight on some remarkable women, including Paloma Izquierdo-Hernandez, president and CEO of Bronx-based Urban Health Plan. This year, C&SNY featured […]

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 27,2017

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 27,2017

Thousands of Success Academy Scholars  Pack Radio City Music Hall For Massive Academic Pep Rally

Thousands of Success Academy Scholars Pack Radio City Music Hall For Massive Academic Pep Rally

Thousands of Success Academy Scholars Pack Radio City Music Hall For Massive Academic Pep Rally New York, NY — On Friday morning, nearly 4,000 Success Academy scholars came together at the historic Radio City Music Hall to hold one of […]

Conyers, Slaughter, Crowlet, Nadler, & Jeffries : GOP Bill Singles Out NYS for Shared Medicaid Costs

Conyers, Slaughter, Crowlet, Nadler, & Jeffries : GOP Bill Singles Out NYS for Shared Medicaid Costs

CONYERS, SLAUGHTER, CROWLEY, NADLER & JEFFRIES: GOP BILL TO SINGLE OUT NEW YORKERS REPRESENTS WORST OF WASHINGTON  Members Release Legal Analysis Pointing to Provision’s Unconstitutionality  Washington, D.C. – Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI), House Rules […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Gleyber Torres in the Arizona Fall League. Credit: Ryan "Moose" Morris

Yankees Torres Wins James P. Dawson Award

GLEYBER TORRES WINS 2017 JAMES P. DAWSON AWARD The New York Yankees today announced that infielder Gleyber Torres is the recipient of the 2017 James P. Dawson Award, given annually to the outstanding Yankees rookie in spring training. In his […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Sports
Fordham Rams Football Additions to Football Coaching Staff

Fordham Rams Football Additions to Football Coaching Staff

Fordham University head football coach Andrew Breiner announced the addition of four coaches to the 2017 Rams’ staff. Tommy Galt has been named offensive line coach, Jon Guynes has been named assistant defensive line coach/recruiting coordinator, Stephen Pribble has been […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Sports
IDC: It’s time to put the brakes on predatory, subprime auto lending

IDC: It’s time to put the brakes on predatory, subprime auto lending

IDC: It’s time to put the brakes on predatory, subprime auto lending Senators Jeff Klein, Diane Savino & Jesse Hamilton introduce bills to stop New Yorkers from getting ripped off when buying used cars Albany, NY – Independent Democratic Conference […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Bulletin Board
49th Precinct Community Council Meeting – March 28th

49th Precinct Community Council Meeting – March 28th

by · March 28, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Congressman Eliot Engel opposes JCPOA

Engel Reintroduces Palliative Care & Hospice Education and Training Act

Engel Reintroduces Palliative Care & Hospice Education and Training Act Washington D.C.— Congressman Eliot L. Engel, a top member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, has reintroduced the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act. This bill would […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? March 27, 2017

Whose Birthday Is It? March 27, 2017

Nathaniel Currier (1813) Before photojournalism rendered illustrations of the news obsolete, Currier printed more than 7,000 lithographs—prints made using a stone block etched with grease to reproduce drawings—that greatly increased the public demand for graphic images. With his partner James […]

by · March 27, 2017 · Bulletin Board