Registration is Open for Spring-Summer Classes at NYBG!

Registration is Open for Spring-Summer Classes at NYBG!

The Spring-Summer Catalog of classes is online and ready for registration! Explore our exciting offerings in Gardening, Botany, Landscape Design, Botanical Art, Floral Design, Wellness, and more. We have a brand new set of subjects for our weekend watercolor workshops, […]

by · February 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway Dinner – February 23

Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway Dinner – February 23

Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway: Please join us for our next Community Oneg Shabbat dinner at the Young Israel Of Pelham Parkway Jewish Center, 900 Pelham Parkway South Bx, NY 10461 to be held on Friday, February 23 rd, starting […]

by · February 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: BRONX MAN TO GET 15 YEARS IN PRISON FOR ATTACKING TWO FEMALES HE KNOCKED UNCONSCIOUS AND LEFT SEMI-NAKED

BRONX DA: BRONX MAN TO GET 15 YEARS IN PRISON FOR ATTACKING TWO FEMALES HE KNOCKED UNCONSCIOUS AND LEFT SEMI-NAKED

This Week’s Morris Park Community Association Meeting Rescheduled to February 21

This Week’s Morris Park Community Association Meeting Rescheduled to February 21

by · February 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Hypocrisy

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Hypocrisy

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Hypocrisy (Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after President Trump blocked the release of a memo from House Intelligence Committee Democrats: “If President Trump has nothing […]

by · February 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Celebrate Lunar New Year, February 21

Celebrate Lunar New Year, February 21

New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer cordially invites you to celebrate Lunar New Year on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. Doors Open at 6:00pm Program is from 6:30pm – 8:30pm Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd Flushing, New York 11354 […]

The Bartoe Dancers pre event.

Borough President Diaz Black History Month Celebration

Borough President Diaz Black History Month Celebration by Robert Press It was dancing and fun in Co-op City as NY1 news anchor Cheryl Wills was the Mistress of Ceremonies for Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.’s Annual Black History Month […]

by · February 13, 2018 · Cultures, Local News, News
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Where The Pols Are, February 13 — State of the City

The state Legislature is in session. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with no public schedule. 8:30 AM – Public Advocate Letitia James delivers remarks at the New York Immigration Coalition Annual City Legislative Breakfast. Tribeca Grill, 375 Greenwich Street, […]

Profile America: Boston Latin — America’s First Public School

Profile America: Boston Latin — America’s First Public School

Tuesday, February 13. This date marks the anniversary in 1635 of the organizing of America’s first public school — the Boston Latin School — long before there was a United States. Established in April that year, among its later students […]

Chairman Crowley Hosts Rep. Ro Khanna in Queens, the Bronx

Chairman Crowley Hosts Rep. Ro Khanna in Queens, the Bronx

Chairman Crowley Hosts Rep. Ro Khanna in Queens, the Bronx (Queens, N.Y.) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) hosted Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), a leading progressive voice in Congress, in Queens and the Bronx. The congressmen spent […]

by · February 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Political Round Up: Sex Offenders Barred

Bronx Political Round Up: Sex Offenders Barred

Council Ethics Committee Votes to Sanction CM King The NY Post reports that Co-op City Councilman Andy King has been ordered to take sensitivity training after an ethics panel found Monday that he paid “unwanted attention” to a female staffer. […]

February is Wise Health Care Consumer Month.

Wise Health Care Consumer Month

The nation’s first college of pharmacy was founded in Philadelphia on this date in 1821, an appropriate anniversary to note that many health care organizations prescribe February as Wise Health Care Consumer Month. The “Rx” for Americans is to invest […]

by · February 12, 2018 · Health & Nutrition, History
Where The Pols Are, February 12: Public Advocate Tish James

Where The Pols Are, February 12: Public Advocate Tish James

Monday, February 12, 2018 Governor Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with no public schedule. The state Legislature is in session. 8:00 AM – Public Advocate Letitia James delivers remarks at the New York Urban League Champions of Diversity (COD) Awards […]

Profile America: NAACP

Profile America: NAACP

Monday, February 12. One of the nation’s earliest civil rights organizations is 109 years old today — the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Founded to combat lynching and segregation, the NAACP continues to work toward greater opportunities […]

by · February 12, 2018 · History, Profile America
Cuomo’s Illegal ‘I Love NY’ Signs Flout Federal Law

Cuomo’s Illegal ‘I Love NY’ Signs Flout Federal Law

ILLEGAL SIGNS DEFY LOGIC, DEFY LAWS, DEFY TAXPAYERS By Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) The governor’s illegal, unnecessary, and now-infamous highway road signs are no longer merely a point of controversy. They are now costing New York millions […]

by · February 11, 2018 · News, Op Ed, Opinion