Negron: Lyle Most Important Reliever In “Boss” Era

Negron: Lyle Most Important Reliever In “Boss” Era

By Ray Negron Yesterday I ran into one of the great players in Yankees history, Sparky Lyle . I hugged him as hard as I could because I love him. With all due respect to the great Mariano Rivera and […]

by · August 13, 2018 · Sports
Negron: Bat Boy Tales

Negron: Bat Boy Tales

HANKS YANKS kid Goes To Big League’s: The highlights of the week included the California Angels bringing up left handed pitcher  Williams Jerez. The significance in this player is the fact that as a teenager Jerez was a member of Hank […]

by · August 12, 2018 · Sports
India's Foreign Minister Manmohan Singh and China's Xi Jinping.
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Vernuccio’s View: India, Unacknowledged

India is the world’s most populous democracy, an important US trading partner, and a key counterweight to China.  Despite all that, there is little discussion or acknowledgement of India’s increasingly vital role in geopolitics. That may soon change. The Center for […]

by · August 12, 2018 · Vernuccio's View
Matters of Faith: Giving According to What You Have!

Matters of Faith: Giving According to What You Have!

2 CORINTHIANS‬ ‭8:12-13‬ ‭AMP‬‬‬‬‬‬ “For if the eagerness [to give] is there, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he does not have. For it is not [intended] that others be relieved [of their responsibility] […]

Andujar Has Become Game Winner For Yankees

Andujar Has Become Game Winner For Yankees

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The Yankees bullpen has been their strength and Saturday afternoon in the Bronx it was again though Aroldis Chapman had a minor struggle in the ninth inning to preserve a 5-3 win over the Texas […]

by · August 11, 2018 · Sports
BHARATI S. KEMRAJ JOINS PATRICK B. JENKINS & ASSOCIATES

BHARATI S. KEMRAJ JOINS PATRICK B. JENKINS & ASSOCIATES

New York, NY – Patrick B. Jenkins & Associates, a consulting firm specializing in strategic solutions for businesses and campaigns, government relations and community relations, announced that Bharati S. Kemraj, has joined the firm as a Senior Associate. She joins […]

by · August 10, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? August 10, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? August 10, 2018

Clarence Leonidas “Leo” Fender (1909) Few people in recent history have transformed popular music—rock and roll in particular—the way Leo Fender did. A self-taught radio repairman, Fender began inventing electronic instruments in the 1940s and is responsible for the first […]

by · August 10, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: August 10, 2018

Quote of the Day: August 10, 2018

Nothing in the world is harder than speaking the truth and nothing easier than flattery. Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881)    

by · August 10, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: August 10, 2018

Word of the Day: August 10, 2018

outlast Definition: (verb) Live longer than. Synonyms: outlive, survive Usage: Naturally dried flowers will outlast a bouquet of fresh blooms.    

by · August 10, 2018 · Bulletin Board
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Profile America: A Storied Cereal

On this date in 1893, Denver restaurant owner Henry Perky received a patent for making shredded wheat creal.

The Reality of War in Space

The Reality of War in Space

Earlier this year, Daniel Coats, the Director of National Intelligence, warned that  “China and Russia will continue to expand their space-based … systems in terms of the numbers of satellites, the breadth of their capability, and the applications for use. Both […]

by · August 10, 2018 · Vernuccio's View
Parkland High School students visit The Bronx on Friday

Parkland High School students visit The Bronx on Friday

Today, Assembly Member Michael A. Blake (D-79th District, The Bronx) will host a group of student leaders from Parkland High School for a gun violence prevention and voter mobilization Day of Action in the South Bronx, as an installment of […]

Bronx DA: Man Indicted In Two Bronx Murders: Allegedly Stabbed Uncle During Robbery

Bronx DA: Man Indicted In Two Bronx Murders: Allegedly Stabbed Uncle During Robbery

NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

SENATOR RIVERA ON DECISION TO CUT NEW YORK DAILY NEWS STAFF  IN HALF

SENATOR RIVERA ON DECISION TO CUT NEW YORK DAILY NEWS STAFF  IN HALF “I am incredibly disappointed and saddened by the decision of Tronc, Inc. to cut the New York Daily News newsroom in half and to oust its editor-in-chief, Jim […]

by · August 10, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Power Restored In The Bronx

Power Restored In The Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Thursday night in the Bronx the power returned and each time the Yankees hit a home run it was a homecoming. Those four games up in Boston that Yankees power surge wasn’t seen but playing […]

by · August 10, 2018 · Sports