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

COMMUNITY BOARD FOUR MOVIE NIGHT SERIES

COMMUNITY BOARD FOUR MOVIE NIGHT SERIES ENJOY ANIMATED MOVIE FUN WITH FAMILY & FRIENDS AT JOYCE KILMER PARK 161st Street between Grand Concourse & Walton Avenue FRIDAY JUNE 13TH                           JULY 18TH                        AUGUST 15TH                      […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Study: New Test Predicts If Breast Cancer Will Spread

 A test that counts the number of locations in tumor specimens where tumor cells may invade blood vessels predicted the risk of distant spread, or metastasis, for the most common type of breast cancer. The study was led by researchers […]

President Obama Talks With Young Asthma Patients

The President brought attention to one of the greatest public health crises in our neck of the woods earlier this week.  President Barack Obama visits with children at the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., whose asthma is aggravated by […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Domestic News

Pope: Gypsies Are One Of The Groups Most Vulnerable To New Forms Of Slavery

“New civil, cultural and social approaches, and a new pastoral strategy for the Church” against “modern forms of persecution, oppression and slavery” are necessary to face the situation of gypsies throughout the world, said Pope Francis during this morning’s audience […]

by · June 5, 2014 · World News

Mayor Bill de Blasio Announces Bet with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Rangers-Kings Stanley Cup; Loser to Help Perform Rendition of Rival City’s Song on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Preceding Game 1 of the 2014 Stanley Cup Final, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a bet with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.  If the New York Rangers win, Mayor Garcetti will help perform a rendition of Frank Sinatra’s “New York, […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Uncategorized

Mayor de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Cassano Honor Members of FDNY at 145th Medal Day Ceremony

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Salvatore J. Cassano today presided over the 145th annual Fire Department (FDNY) Medal Day Ceremony at the 69th Regiment Armory in Manhattan. This annual event honors more than 65 members of FDNY who […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Local News

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

American League Yesterday, 7:05 PM Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York Oakland Athletics (37-22) New York Yankees (29-29 7 – 4 Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Athletics 0 0 0 1 1 2 […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Local News

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: June 5, 2014

Photo by Annie Boller

by · June 5, 2014 · Photos

Programs at the Parkchester Branch Library

by · June 4, 2014 · Bulletin Board

The Calm Before The Storm: J.Lo Concert Stage Erected

Photos via Facebook (Rebecca Borrero)

by · June 4, 2014 · Photos, Uncategorized

Archbishop To Fordham Conference: New Media Needs New Evangelization

Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò calls for new teaching approach in a time of “instant communication.”  Photo by Dana Maxson/Fordham University Something unique happened at this year’s Annual Catholic School Executive Leadership Dinner held last week. Participants incorporated a tweet into […]

by · June 4, 2014 · Local News

This Week’s BronxTalk With Gary Axelbank

  Click here to watch this week’s BronxTalk with Gary Axelbank episode.  

by · June 4, 2014 · Uncategorized