Alex Rodriguez, NY Yankees

PEDs, Steroids and Cooperstown

By William Coppola The results of the voting for the 2018 class of new inductees to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown will be announced next Wednesday.  Heading the list are Chipper Jones and Jim Thome, who are on […]

by · January 18, 2018 · Sports
Poison Control Prevention and Awareness Event – February 24

Poison Control Prevention and Awareness Event – February 24

by · January 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Americans got their first glimpse of an x-ray machine on this date in 1896 in an exhibit in New York City.

Profile America: X-Ray Machine

Thursday, January 18th. The X-ray machine, the first medical imaging device, was invented in Europe in the late 19th century. Americans got their first glimpse of this medical marvel on this date in 1896 in an exhibit in New York […]

by · January 18, 2018 · History, Profile America, Technology
Coalition of Constituent Groups Condemn Senator Klein’s Alleged Sexual Misconduct

Coalition of Constituent Groups Condemn Senator Klein’s Alleged Sexual Misconduct

Coalition of Constituent Groups Condemn Senator Klein’s Alleged Sexual Misconduct Bronx, NY – A coalition of grassroots groups joined forces Friday evening outside of Senator Klein’s Morris Park office to denounce both his alleged sexual misconduct as well as his personal attacks […]

by · January 18, 2018 · News
A mother and daughter in Bedford Park seek food and water donations along Webster Avenue for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico and earth quake victims in Mexico.--Photo by David Greene

NY Check Cashers Join Western Union Foundation to Donate $30,000 to American Red Cross

NEW YORK CHECK CASHERS JOIN WESTERN UNION FOUNDATION TO DONATE $30,000 TO AMERICAN RED CROSS FOR DISASTER RELIEF & RECOVERY PROGRAMS IN PUERTO RICO      The Financial Service Centers of New York (FSCNY), the trade organization that represents the check-cashing […]

by · January 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Begin 2018 with Lots of Laughs at Empire City Casino’s Comedy Nights On January 17th & 31st Headlined by Yannis Pappas & Paul Virzi

Begin 2018 with Lots of Laughs at Empire City Casino’s Comedy Nights On January 17th & 31st Headlined by Yannis Pappas & Paul Virzi

Begin 2018 with Lots of Laughs at Empire City Casino’s Comedy Nights On January 17th & 31st Headlined by Yannis Pappas & Paul Virzi Yonkers, NY—Make a New Year’s resolution to laugh a priority with Empire City Casino the destination […]

by · January 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
15 Allstate agency owners and financial specialists earn $15,000 grant for New York City’s Building Blocks Foundation

15 Allstate agency owners and financial specialists earn $15,000 grant for New York City’s Building Blocks Foundation

15 Allstate agency owners and financial specialists earn $15,000 grant for New York City’s Building Blocks Foundation The Allstate Foundation grant to support nonprofit’s work to aid homeless children NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2017 – Fifteen Allstate agency owners and […]

by · January 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Members of the Garabedian clan pose for a photo outside of their home on Pelham Parkway.--Photo by David Greene

Holiday Lights Return to Pelham Parkway

Holiday Lights Return to Pelham Parkway by David Greene Despite a serious car accident this year, the Garabedian family that owns the “Christmas House” on Pelham Parkway at Westervelt Avenue in the Pelham Gardens section were delayed in setting up […]

by · January 17, 2018 · News
Hawaii residents received false emergency alert about an incoming missile - Rep. Tulsi Gabbard

Vernuccio’s View: Past U.S. Policy Failures Led to Current Crises

Hawaii’s recent “false alarm” about an inbound missile created so much panic due to the credibility of an actual nuclear attack. The reality that the entire U.S. mainland, and indeed, much of the world, is now in range of North […]

by · January 17, 2018 · Vernuccio's View
Opinion: The Re-education of President Trump

Opinion: The Re-education of President Trump

By Uchenna Ekwo It is easy for Trump’s critics to label him as racist, narcissistic, ignorant, bigot, arrogant, misogynist, controversial, and suffering from intellectual disability and so on. Regardless of the opinion of his detractors, what is clear is that […]

by · January 16, 2018 · Immigration Issues, News, Opinion
In Memory of Vincent Napoli, Jr.

In Memory of Vincent Napoli, Jr.

by · January 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Mets May Have KO’d Dominic Smith

Mets May Have KO’d Dominic Smith

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Dominic Smith heads to Port St. Lucie in four weeks and is back to ground zero. It is obvious the Mets first round draft pick has to fight for his job at first base now that […]

by · January 16, 2018 · Sports
APHIS Recognizes Mexico as Free of Classical Swine Fever

APHIS Recognizes Mexico as Free of Classical Swine Fever

WASHINGTON, January 12, 2018 – The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is recognizing Mexico as free of classical swine fever (CSF). At the request of Mexico’s government, APHIS completed a thorough review, which included […]

by · January 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Statement on Suggestion that Queens Upbringing Led to President Trump’s Racist Views

Chairman Crowley Statement on Suggestion that Queens Upbringing Led to President Trump’s Racist Views

Chairman Crowley Statement on Suggestion that Queens Upbringing Led to President Trump’s Racist Views (Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on comments made by Sen. Rand Paul: “I am incredibly disappointed that […]

by · January 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

Statement from State Senator Gustavo Rivera on Package Directive 4911A

Statement from State Senator Gustavo Rivera on Package Directive 4911A “I am very pleased that Governor Cuomo is directing the Department of Corrections to rescind Package Directive 4911A. This Directive would have resulted in only a handful of pre-approved vendors […]

by · January 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board