Congressman Joseph Crowley has not announced his position

Chairman Crowley Statement on Governor Cuomo’s Historic Nomination of Justice Paul Feinman to Court of Appeals

Chairman Crowley Statement on Governor Cuomo’s Historic Nomination of Justice Paul Feinman to Court of Appeals (Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo nominated Manhattan Appellate Justice […]

by · June 22, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Councilmember Andy King Fight to #endALZ

Councilmember Andy King Fight to #endALZ

#thelongestday The Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in our country and the only cause of death among the top 10 in the United States that cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed. Wearing purple, Council Member Andy […]

by · June 22, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Photos
First Row: McDonald's Owner Operator (O/O) Angela Adderly, Raniya Martin-Davis, Rowuaida Nitiema, Kamille Banks, Berlindyne Elie, Samayia Taylor, Akalah Bobb, Minasdine Rene, Nicole Taylor, McDonald's O/O Nellie Thomas, McDonald's O/O Alisa Harrison, Ronald McDonald, McDonald's O/O Paul Hendel, McDonald's O/O Josh Kaufman. Second Row: Tobias Truvillion, McDonald's O/O Linda Dunham, Elizabeth Richardson, Milencia Saintus, Adam Wickham, Michael Watson, Chris Yankah, McDonald's O/O Marty Gillis, Ryan Emmanuel, Kelly Bamfo, McDonald's O/O Herb Thomas, McDonald's O/O Ron Bailey. Third Row: Kareem McKenzie, Julio Morgan, McDonald's Owner Operator (O/O) Dave Hatten,  McDonald's O/O Jim Swanson (PRNewsfoto/Ronald McDonald House Charities) Photo courtesy of Don Sherrill

Ronald McDonald House Charities Celebrate 14 African American Future Achievers Scholarship Winners

Wednesday,  June 7th was the annual  New York Tri-State Area African American Future Achievers (RMHC/AAFA) Scholarship Luncheon. The New York Tri-State Area McDonald’s Owner/Operators Association hosted the elegant luncheon for 14 deserving high school graduating seniors from across the New […]

by · June 22, 2017 · Education News, News
Senator Charles Schumer opposes JCPOA

Schumer Pushes Plan To Give NY Dozens Of New DEA Agents To Target Heroin Specifically & Choke Trafficking

SCHUMER DEMANDS FEDS DEPLOY SPECIAL HEROIN COMBAT TEAM TO STATE AS OPIOID DEATH SPIKE CONTINUES ACROSS NY, LI; DOSE OF NEW AGENTS WOULD FIGHT FLOW & SCOURGE OF DEADLY DRUG; OVERDOSE RATES HERE NOW AMONG HIGHEST IN NATION On The […]

by · June 22, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Health
Chairman Crowley on Anniversary of Obama Administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program

Chairman Crowley on Anniversary of Obama Administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program

Chairman Crowley on Anniversary of Obama Administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the five-year anniversary of President Obama’s issuance of administrative measures designed to […]

by · June 22, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club endorsed Democrat Amanda Farias for City Council in the Bronx’s 18th Council District.

Jim Owles Liberal Dems Club Endorses Amanda Farias in CD18

Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club  has endorsed Bronx Democrat Amanda Farias for City Council in the 18th Council District. Farias holds endorsements from the National Organization for Women New York City, Council Member Elizabeth Crowley, Council Member Helen Rosenthal, VoteProChoice, and Filipino […]

The first public pay telephone was set up in just two years after Alexander Graham Bell invented the phone. The first coin-operated pay phone was installed ..

Profile America: First Phone Booth

Thursday, June 22 — America’s first public phone booth was installed this month in 1880 in New Haven, Connecticut, just four years after the telephone was invented. These first public telephones were supervised by attendants, while those operated by coins came […]

NEW YORK RED BULLS AND NYCFC RENEW HUDSON RIVER RIVALRY

NEW YORK RED BULLS AND NYCFC RENEW HUDSON RIVER RIVALRY

By Luis Vazquez Rivalries are fun. They can be dangerous as well. They are the life force of a sporting league. This week marks the annual MLS rivalry week. The New York Red Bulls and New York City Football Club’s […]

by · June 22, 2017 · Sports
Where The Pols Are For June 22

Where The Pols Are For June 22

Thursday, June 22 9:10am – Public Advocate Letitia James Delivers Remarks at P.S. 163 Alfred E. Smith School Commencement Holy Name of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, 207 W. 96th Street, New York, NY 10025   10:45am – Public Advocate Letitia James Thanks […]

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie Slams Senate GOP On Mayoral Control, Sales Taxes

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie Slams Senate GOP On Mayoral Control, Sales Taxes

“The Assembly acted responsibly by extending mayoral control for New York City schools as well providing the certainty that our local governments so desperately need in order to function properly. Unfortunately, the Senate Republicans did not.”

by · June 22, 2017 · Education, Government, News
Joe Lhota, MTA Board Chairman, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: Joe Lhota Returns as Chair of MTA Board

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF JOSEPH LHOTA AS CHAIRMAN OF MTA Late Thursday night, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the appointment of Joseph J. Lhota to serve as the chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. In this role, Mr. Lhota […]

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STATEMENT FROM SENATE MAJORITY LEADER JOHN J. FLANAGAN

This evening in anticipation of the State Legislature adjourning its 2017 legislative session without extending mayoral control of city schools, Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan released the following statement: We would have preferred to have tied everything up with a […]

by · June 21, 2017 · Education, Government, News
Word of the Day: June 21, 2017

Word of the Day: June 21, 2017

Exceptionable Definition: (adjective) Open or liable to objection or debate; debateable. Synonyms: Objectionable. Usage: We can’t have perfection; and if I keep him, I must sustain his administration as a whole, even if there are, now and then, things that […]

by · June 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
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Whose Birthday Is It? June 21, 2017

Mary Therese McCarthy (1912) McCarthy began her storied writing career as a drama critic for the Partisan Review in the 1930s, gaining a reputation for wit, intellect, and acerbity—qualities that are evident in her later works of satirical fiction as […]

by · June 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board
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Staten Island Yankees Prospects Look to Make Impact

By Brandon Colon It has been 10 months since the Staten Island Yankees lost in the first round of the New York-Penn League playoffs. Saturday afternoon the Baby Bombers were back at Richmond County Bank Ballpark for media day. This […]

by · June 21, 2017 · Sports