Hetrick-Martin Institute and the New York City Council Host “Bronx LGBTQ Youth Summit” – March 18th

Hetrick-Martin Institute and the New York City Council Host “Bronx LGBTQ Youth Summit” – March 18th

Hetrick-Martin Institute and the New York City Council Host “Bronx LGBTQ Youth Summit” [NEW YORK, N.Y.] Hetrick-Martin Institute (HMI), the nation’s oldest and largest nonprofit social services agency and leader in LGBTQ youth programming, is proud to host, in collaboration […]

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association & Albanian American Open Hand Association

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association & Albanian American Open Hand Association

Quote of the Day: March 15, 2017

Quote of the Day: March 15, 2017

I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible. Jane Austen (1775-1817)

by · March 15, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: March 15, 2017

Word of the Day: March 15, 2017

Surfactant Definition: (noun) A chemical agent capable of reducing the surface tension of a liquid in which it is dissolved. Synonyms: Wetting agent, Surface-active agent, Wetter Usage: She ordered a new pair of glasses and had the lenses coated with […]

by · March 15, 2017 · Bulletin Board
on Crosby  Ave Marco Cortes, Reginaldo Vera pulling  Nathaly Vera 6 yrs. old after doing some grocery shopping

2017 Blizzard “Stella” in Pictures

by David Greene With some predictions for Winter Storm Stella as high as 2 feet, the five boroughs only received less than six inches during the storm that struck on Tuesday, March 15. Now many are questioning why school’s and […]

by · March 15, 2017 · Domestic News, Local News, Photos
RESCHEDULED: The East Bronx History Forum Hosting the Forum’s 6th Annual “Women in Bronx History” – March 22nd

RESCHEDULED: The East Bronx History Forum Hosting the Forum’s 6th Annual “Women in Bronx History” – March 22nd

President Jimmy Carter proclaimed National Women’s History Week for March 8, 1980 and, President Trump has re-proclaimed March 2017 as Women’s History Month. The East Bronx History Forum is pleased to announce the Forum’s 6th Annual “Women in Bronx History” […]

by · March 15, 2017 · Bulletin Board, History, Women
Letter to the Editor: Dear Allerton International Merchants Association, Spring is Around the Corner

Letter to the Editor: Dear Allerton International Merchants Association, Spring is Around the Corner

By Gene DeFrancis Spring is around the corner. And that means… Spring Cleaning. Every time this year we take the time to remind our neighbors to do their part in keeping Allerton clean. Homeowners and Business owners you are responsible […]

NYC Council Member Andy King Sends Letter to NYS Leaders Regarding “Raise The Age”

NYC Council Member Andy King Sends Letter to NYS Leaders Regarding “Raise The Age”

New York City Council Member Andy King sent a letter regarding his support for efforts to raise the age of criminal responsibility in New York to leaders of state government in Albany, including The Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor of […]

by · March 15, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Partnerships for Parks It’s My Park Awards Reception Bronx Volunteers Honored

Partnerships for Parks It’s My Park Awards Reception Bronx Volunteers Honored

Partnerships for Parks It’s My Park Awards Reception Bronx Volunteers Honored BronxWorks + Healthy & Livable Mott Haven Partnership, Mullaly Bikepark, and Loving The Bronx Awarded for Outstanding Service, Activism and Collaboration Award Ceremony Held On March 8, 2017 March […]

by · March 15, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Report: Cutting College Costs – The IDC Plan to Make Higher Education Attainable by All

Report: Cutting College Costs – The IDC Plan to Make Higher Education Attainable by All

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association & Albanian American Open Hand Association Food Drive

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association & Albanian American Open Hand Association Food Drive

Profile America: America’s First Shopping Mall

Profile America: America’s First Shopping Mall

Wednesday, March 15 — Everyone who loves convenience in shopping can thank visionaries Edward Delk and J.C. Nichols, who conceived, designed, and built the first shopping mall in the U.S. The Country Club Plaza, on the outskirts of Kansas City, opened […]

by · March 15, 2017 · Profile America
The mushroom cloud of the first test of a hydrogen bomb is seen in a 1952 test blast.

Vernuccio’s View: Nuclear Terrorism Threat Grows

NATO is warning  that the West should consider the potential danger of an attack by terrorist using weapons of mass destruction. The organization is not being overly cautious. An Economist study notes that  “24 states still have 1kg or more […]

by · March 15, 2017 · Vernuccio's View
BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 13, 2017

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 13, 2017

Carnegie Hall Announces Musicians Selected for the 2017 National Youth Orchestra

Carnegie Hall Announces Musicians Selected for the 2017 National Youth Orchestra

CARNEGIE HALL ANNOUNCES THE MUSICIANS SELECTED FOR THE 2017 NATIONAL YOUTH ORCHESTRA OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Created by Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, Prestigious National Program Recognizes Finest Young Musicians from Across the Country, Ages 16-19 This Summer, […]