Statement from BP Diaz on Shola Olatoye’s Resignation at NYCHA

Statement from BP Diaz on Shola Olatoye’s Resignation at NYCHA

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: Shola Olatoye’s resignation at NYCHA “Shola Olatoye’s time at the New York City Housing Authority was fraught with controversy. During her tenure, NYCHA further eroded the trust of the more than 400,000 New Yorkers […]

by · April 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Mets Are Rising

Mets Are Rising

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Two catchers down in a matter of days for the Mets with season ending Tommy John surgery for Travis d’Arnaud and a non-displaced hairline fracture of the left hand to Kevin Plawecki. But when you […]

by · April 14, 2018 · Sports
The Quality Of Courage

The Quality Of Courage

By Ray Negron In the world of baseball I have always found that courage is when you love the game so much you never let anything interfere with your responsibilities, even though you may have deep personal issues. In my […]

by · April 14, 2018 · Sports
Texas to Receive $2.24 Million in USDA Farm Bill Section 10007 Funding

Texas to Receive $2.24 Million in USDA Farm Bill Section 10007 Funding

Funding Supports Local Projects to Protect Agriculture and Plants from Pests and Diseases  WASHINGTON, March 22, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is allocating $2.24 million to Texas from Section 10007 of the 2014 Farm Bill as part of its effort […]

by · April 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYS Congressman Eliot Engel opposes JCPOA

Congressman Engel: My Constitutional Amendment to Fix Our Elections

We live in the greatest democracy in the world, but after 240 plus years I feel a good portion of our electoral system could use an upgrade. That’s why I’ve introduced H.J. Res. 28, a Constitutional Amendment to improve and […]

by · April 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYCFC Signs Second Homegrown Player

NYCFC Signs Second Homegrown Player

New York City FC Signs Joe Scally as Second Homegrown Player New York City FC today announced that Joe Scally has signed his first professional contract with the Club. The 15-year old becomes City’s second-ever Homegrown Player, following James Sands […]

by · April 13, 2018 · Sports
Congressman Adriano Espaillat stated he plans to hold similar public safety forums is the surrounding communities.--Photo by David Greene

Congressman Espaillat Hosts Safety Forum at 52nd Precinct

Congressman Espaillat Hosts Safety Forum at 52nd Precinct by Robert Press The room at Our Lady of Angels had community residents, Bronx Police Precinct Commanders, and the NCO officers from the local precincts. Congressman Adriano Espaillat and NYPD Commissioner James […]

by · April 13, 2018 · News
National Action Network 2018 Convention. April 18-21, 2018

National Action Network’s 2018 Convention, April 18-21 — Register today!

National Action Network’s 2018 Convention will take place April 18-21 at the Times Square Sheraton [811 7th Av, New York, NY 10019] in New York City. It offer an opportunity to revisit the current state of the national civil rights movement in America. We […]

Whose Birthday Is It? April 12, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? April 12, 2018

Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford (1550) A brilliantly gifted linguist and one of the most dashing figures of his time, Oxford was also reckless, hot-tempered, and disastrously spendthrift. He was the patron of an acting company and wrote […]

by · April 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 12, 2018

Quote of the Day: April 12, 2018

Let me not then die ingloriously and without a struggle, but let me first do some great thing that shall be told among men hereafter. Homer (900 BC-800 BC)

by · April 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Be a part of something special: The Music With A Message 2018 Summer Tour! Auditions for singers, musicians, rappers, & dancers to play 50+ shows this summer, uplifting communities around the Bronx & NYC.

MUSIC WITH A MESSAGE AUDITIONS

The Renaissance Youth Center is proud to present the Tenth Annual Music With A Message Summer Tour, which will play 50+ shows around the Bronx and NYC to uplift our communities. Band members (ages 6-21) are conscious and talented musicians, rappers, poets, singers […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on March Jobs Report

Chairman Crowley Statement on March Jobs Report

Chairman Crowley Statement on March Jobs Report (Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the March jobs report: “Working families are struggling, and the chaos President Trump has created is putting our […]

by · April 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BP DIAZ COMMEMORATES 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

BP DIAZ COMMEMORATES 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

BP DIAZ COMMEMORATES 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. On Wednesday, April 4, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination […]

by · April 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Hawaii to Receive $3.7 Million in USDA Farm Bill Section 10007 Funding

Hawaii to Receive $3.7 Million in USDA Farm Bill Section 10007 Funding

Funding Supports Local Projects to Protect Agriculture and Plants from Pests and Diseases WASHINGTON, March 22, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is allocating $3.7 million to Hawaii from Section 10007 of the 2014 Farm Bill as part of its effort […]

by · April 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Cash Assistance Employment Plan Enters New Phase

Cash Assistance Employment Plan Enters New Phase

Original article can be found here.

by · April 12, 2018 · News