Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: June 7, 2014

Photo by Annie Boller

by · June 7, 2014 · Photos

Bike Smart

Bike Smart! With the arrival of warmer weather, more New Yorkers will be using their bicycles for commuting, exercising, and recreation. To ensure a safe bicycling experience, it is imperative to “bike smart.” The Department of Transportation has published a […]

by · June 6, 2014 · Uncategorized

Old School Game Day! June 14th

by · June 6, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

American League Yesterday, 1:05 PM Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York Oakland Athletics (37-23) New York Yankees (30-29) 1 – 2 Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Athletics 1 0 0 0 0 0 […]

by · June 6, 2014 · Sports
Jacobi ER Head And City Island Resident Wins Prestigious City Govt Award

Jacobi ER Head And City Island Resident Wins Prestigious City Govt Award

The New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) announced earlier this week that for the fifth year in a row, an HHC employee has been honored with the Sloan Public Service Award, considered the Nobel Prize of City government.  This […]

by · June 6, 2014 · Uncategorized

Match Day: First Children Accepted To City’s New Full-Day Pre-K Programs

  A year and a half after he first put forward his plan for free, full-day pre-K for every child in New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced yesterday the first wave of acceptances to the City’s expanded pre-K […]

by · June 6, 2014 · Local News

New York State Acting Commissioner of Health Declares Influenza No Longer Prevalent In the State

On Thursday, New York State Acting Commissioner of Health Howard A. Zucker, M.D., J.D., declared that influenza is no longer prevalent in New York State. This declaration means that New York State healthcare workers who are not vaccinated against influenza […]

State Labor Department Announces $12.7 Million Collected For Unpaid Workers

Former Bronx Assemblyman and current State Labor Commissioner Peter M. Rivera announced yesterday that $12.7 million in back wages, interest and liquidated damages have been recovered for more than 14,000 workers in just the first four months of 2014 – […]

by · June 6, 2014 · Local News

Governor Cuomo Announces Nearly 100k Jobs Available Now On Jobs Express

Yesterday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that more than 96,000 jobs are currently available and listed on the State’s Jobs Express website (www.jobs.ny.gov). The site sorts thousands of jobs by region and occupation, and also allows users to search jobs […]

by · June 6, 2014 · Local News

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: June 6, 2014

Photo by Annie Boller

by · June 6, 2014 · Photos

Not Bergdahl – the VA!

By Jeremy Warneke Four days ago, my best friend from high school asked me for my opinion on recently released Private First Class Bowe Bergdahl. I didn’t really have one. My response: “Do we know how he got captured in […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Op Ed

The 3rd Annual Thwaites Place BLOCK PARTY!

Bronx Park ​ East Community Association​ ​Representing Allerton & Pelham Parkway North​ ​ “Team B-PECA” Present s​ : ​ ​The 3rd Annual Thwaites Place BLOCK PARTY! ​ ​Saturday, ​June 28th ​​ ​From 12:00 – ​8​ :00pm at ​Thwaites Place & […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Van Nest Library Events

The June 2014 calendar of events for the Van Nest Library–located on Barnes Avenue between Pelham Parkway South and Lydig Avenue–is attached.  As usual, please post, distribute, and promote as you please. Some highlights: * Why Read? – This storytelling program features bubble […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Phipps Family Day Celebration Flyer – 6/21/14

by · June 5, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Rooftop Films at Bronx Terminal Market Free Summer Film Series

Celebrate the summer with Rooftop Films at Bronx Terminal Market this June and July! Mark your calendars and bring your beach chairs or towels for a FREE, family-friendly film series under the stars on Bronx Terminal Market’s Level 6 garage roof deck. We’ll […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Bulletin Board