DSNY Issues ‘Snow Alert’ for Tuesday, January 16 at 8 a.m.

DSNY Issues ‘Snow Alert’ for Tuesday, January 16 at 8 a.m.

DSNY Issues ‘Snow Alert’ for Tuesday, January 16 at 8 a.m.   The New York City Department of Sanitation has issued a Snow Alert for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 8 a.m.   In a snow alert, DSNY coordinates with the […]

by · January 16, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Profile America: Financial Wellness Month

Profile America: Financial Wellness Month

Tuesday, January 16th. January is Financial Wellness Month, appropriately timed to the confluence of New Year’s resolutions and holiday bills. It’s a time to set new goals for financial freedom and moderation in spending — for people to understand the […]

BRONX DA CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 15, 2018

BRONX DA CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 15, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Profile America: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday, January 15th. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would have been 89 years old today. The civil rights leader, minister, and recipient of the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize was born in 1929 and assassinated in 1968. Today is the national […]

by · January 15, 2018 · History, Holidays, Profile America
Profile America: Solar Power

Profile America: Solar Power

Sunday, January 14th. There’s been a lot of emphasis lately on making houses that are more energy efficient — with better insulation and windows that seal out heat and cold. Many feature the use of solar panels to capture the […]

by · January 14, 2018 · Energy, Profile America
MLK Day of Service with Disaster Relief with the Afya Foundation

MLK Day of Service with Disaster Relief with the Afya Foundation

by · January 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board
LEHMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents HASTA SIEMPRE

LEHMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents HASTA SIEMPRE

LEHMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents HASTA SIEMPRE LUIS “PERICO” ORTIZ Celebrating His 55th Anniversary Lehman Center for the Performing Arts presents LUIS “PERICO” ORTIZ “Hasta Siempre”, a celebration of his 55-year career on Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 8pm. A legendary musician, educator, […]

by · January 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Councilman Mark Gjonaj’s Inaugural Ceremony

Councilman Mark Gjonaj’s Inaugural Ceremony

by · January 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board

Matters of Faith: CAN YOU SEE WHAT I SEE?

Matthew 13:13-16 (CEV) I use stories when I speak to them because when they look, they cannot see, and when they listen, they cannot hear or understand. 14 So God’s promise came true, just as the prophet Isaiah had said, […]

BRONX DA: TWO BRONX DAYCARE WORKERS INDICTED FOR STEALING NEARLY $130,000 FROM NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION

BRONX DA: TWO BRONX DAYCARE WORKERS INDICTED FOR STEALING NEARLY $130,000 FROM NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Trump Administration’s Medicaid Work Requirements

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Trump Administration’s Medicaid Work Requirements

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Trump Administration’s Medicaid Work Requirements (Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement after the Trump administration issued new policy guidance that would allow states to impose work requirements […]

by · January 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Garbage, Recycling and Organic Collection WILL Occur on Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 15

Garbage, Recycling and Organic Collection WILL Occur on Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 15

Garbage, Recycling and Organic Collection WILL Occur on Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 15 Due to the need for ongoing collection services following the snowstorm, the New York City Department of Sanitation announced that there would […]

by · January 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley on Passage of Republican Bill to Force a National Concealed Carry Law on Americans

Chairman Crowley on Passage of Republican Bill to Force a National Concealed Carry Law on Americans

Chairman Crowley on Passage of Republican Bill to Force a National Concealed Carry Law on Americans (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the House approved a Republican bill that would force […]

by · January 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Firefighters look over the 4-story building that burned for more than eight-hours on January 2.--Photo by David Greene

23 Injured in 8-Alarm Blaze in Van Nest

23 Injured in 8-Alarm Blaze in Van Nest by David Greene Firefighters were back at it again for rare 8-alarm fire that injured 23 people, four seriously, in the Van Nest section of the borough. The blaze reportedly broke out […]

by · January 13, 2018 · News
Community Leaders, Organizations Shine at 12th District New Year’s Day Ball

Community Leaders, Organizations Shine at 12th District New Year’s Day Ball

Community Leaders, Organizations Shine at 12th District New Year’s Day Ball   BRONX — NYC Council Member Andy King and his wife Neva Shillingford-King honored community leaders, organizations and businesses Monday night as a part of the 12th District Annual New Year’s Day Ball celebration at the Eastwood […]

by · January 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board