Statement from Bertha Lewis on Governor’s Committment to NYCHA

Statement from Bertha Lewis on Governor’s Committment to NYCHA

STATEMENT FROM BERTHA LEWIS RE: Governor Cuomo’s Commitment to NYCHA NEW YORK – “After the scathing reports on mismanagement and deceit within NYCHA, the City and Mayor de Blasio (former HUD Regional Director) will rightfully pay their dues to the […]

by · June 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Winners of DSNY’s 2018 Zero Waste Schools Awards Announced

Winners of DSNY’s 2018 Zero Waste Schools Awards Announced

Winners of DSNY’s 2018 Zero Waste Schools Awards Announced Awards Will Presented to City Schools for Successful Environmentally-Focused Projects Eighteen schools from across the five boroughs are winners of this year’s Zero Waste Schools Awards, the Department of Sanitation announced […]

by · June 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: June 18, 2018

Word of the Day: June 18, 2018

Terrify Definition: (verb) To inspire fear or dread in; frighten greatly.  Synonyms: Terrorize Usage: The thought of a slow, painful death terrifies me.

by · June 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? June 18, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? June 18, 2018

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia (1901) The youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, Anastasia was allegedly murdered at age 17 along with her parents and siblings during the Russian Revolution. After the family’s execution, rumors swirled that […]

by · June 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: June 18, 2018

Quote of the Day: June 18, 2018

Gossip is charming! History is merely gossip. But scandal is gossip made tedious by morality. Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

by · June 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Statement on the 6th Anniversary of DACA

Chairman Crowley Statement on the 6th Anniversary of DACA

Chairman Crowley Statement on the 6th Anniversary of DACA (Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement in recognition of the 6th anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program: […]

by · June 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of June 18, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of June 18, 2018

Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month

Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month

My father set an invaluable example for me, and I want to do the same for my children. That’s why I’m using this Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month to talk about how all men can lead healthier lives. Here are some resources that […]

by · June 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Boulders Complete Sweep, Dominate Dominican Republic 15-1

Boulders Complete Sweep, Dominate Dominican Republic 15-1

RECAP ROCKLAND BOULDERS The Rockland Boulders dismantled the Dominican Republic National Team 15-1, completing the three-game sweep to wrap up the homestand. The Boulders managed to bat around in the bottom of the first inning, plating six runs, which was […]

by · June 17, 2018 · Sports
Ron Guidry And His Career Game

Ron Guidry And His Career Game

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Old-Timers’ Day at Yankee Sunday and Ron Guidry got on the mound again.  Perhaps the best Yankees starting pitcher, next in line to Whitey Ford, was in the Bronx prior to this annual and traditional […]

by · June 17, 2018 · Sports
Sam Young Post 620 Early 4th of July BBQ – June 30

Sam Young Post 620 Early 4th of July BBQ – June 30

by · June 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Statement on Republican Immigration Bill

Chairman Crowley Statement on Republican Immigration Bill

Chairman Crowley Statement on Republican Immigration Bill (Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement on the immigration draft from House Republicans: “The immigration draft House Republicans released this afternoon would put […]

by · June 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
New York Salutes America, Fireworks Extravaganza – June 28

New York Salutes America, Fireworks Extravaganza – June 28

by · June 17, 2018 · Bulletin Board
The Muslim Democratic Club of NY met with and welcomed NYS gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon to the Islamic Cultural Center of New York on Monday, June 11. Photo courtesy of MDCNY.

Gov Candidate Nixon Visits City Islamic Center

Last Monday evening, the Muslim Democratic Club of NY (MDCNY) hosted and welcomed gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon to the Islamic Cultural Center of New York. During the visit, Nixon greeted and interacted with diverse Muslim New Yorkers, observed prayers, participated […]

by · June 17, 2018 · Cultures, News, Politics
OPINION: Let Tesla Grow in New York

OPINION: Let Tesla Grow in New York

By George Castro I was born in Washington Heights and went to Bronx Community College to study automotive technology and engineering. I now live with my 6 Year old son and family in the Kingsbridge Heights area of the Bronx. […]

by · June 17, 2018 · News, Op Ed, Opinion, Technology