SON OF SENATOR INHOFE DIES IN PLANE CRASH

(Reuters) – The son of U.S. Senator James Inhofe was killed in a weekend plane crash near Tulsa, Oklahoma, the office of the U.S. Defense Secretary said on Monday. Neither the senator’s office nor Oklahoma law enforcement officials would confirm […]

by · November 11, 2013 · Uncategorized

NEW SANCTIONS FOR IRAN?

LONDON (Reuters) – British Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Monday that there would be pressure to intensify sanctions on Iran if it could not reach a deal with world powers over its disputed nuclear program. “It’s very important for […]

by · November 11, 2013 · World News

SLAVE MARKET AND CEMETERY UNDER A BALL PARK?

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Virginia (Reuters) – The mayor of Richmond, Virginia, announced plans on Monday to build a minor-league baseball park on the site of a slave market and cemetery, prompting an outcry over what protesters said would be […]

by · November 11, 2013 · Domestic News, Uncategorized

HAVE A BREAST LUMP?

By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Poor young women are more likely to delay going to the doctor when they find a breast lump than women in better financial straits, a new study suggests. Researchers surveyed young breast […]

by · November 11, 2013 · Health & Nutrition

TOP WORLD BANKS TO HOLD EXTRA CAPITAL

By Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) – JP Morgan and HSBC topped the list of the world’s top 29 banks that must hold extra capital from 2016 because of their size and reach, the Financial Stability Board (FSB) said on Monday. […]

by · November 11, 2013 · Uncategorized

How to Send Help to the Philippines

Reported by: Beth Pinsker (Reuters) – In the aftermath of the super typhoon that hit the Philippines on Saturday, international relief agencies were ramping up donation appeals. The death toll estimate is at 10,000, and the number of displaced is […]

by · November 11, 2013 · Features

Got ‘im!

An alert from the 45th Precinct Crime Prevention Unit The graffiti vandal known as “LOOT” was arrested Friday night, 11/8/13. The 16 year old Throggs Neck resident known as “LOOT” or “ZERK”, who is known to deface local property, completely […]

by · November 11, 2013 · Local News

CAN YOU HANDLE A WILD LADY?

Keeblers Cozy Corner (A safe retreat for lost and abandoned animals) Written by Dorothea Poggi 11/10/2013 Wild Lady gave birth 2 days after she was removed from the humane trapping device used for feral cats. She gave birth to 5 […]

by · November 10, 2013 · Bulletin Board

2013 Throggs Neck Veterans Parade

A beautiful day for a parade!

by · November 10, 2013 · Local News

Slow Zone Frenzy

“Speed Bump” and “Slow Zone” Frenzy Written by Dorothea Poggi 11/9/2013 Join your neighbors for a presentation meeting Tuesday November 12, 2013 at the Community Board 10 District Office, located at 3165 East Tremont Avenue (cross Street LaSalle). Learn more […]

by · November 9, 2013 · Features

Help Your Park or Green Space

Help your Park or Green Space Written by Dorothea Poggi 11/9/2013 Each year hundreds of Park enthusiasts meet eat and greet at the Bronx Park Speak Up. Planned and executed by the Bronx Coalition of Parks and Green Spaces (BCPGS). […]

by · November 9, 2013 · Bulletin Board

Bronx Voter Apathy On The Rise

Written By Roseanna Delgado   Lowest Voter turnout makes bleak history   During their campaign trails, mayoral candidates talk about making history. Speaker Quinn wanted to make history as the first woman mayor and also as the first openly gay.  […]

by · November 9, 2013 · Features

New Flood Maps from FEMA

The New Flood Maps….what do they bring to our future? Written by Dorothes Poggi What will happen to the homes unable to afford the new increases to Flood insurance? Will portions of our residential waterfront communities be forced into rezoning […]

by · November 9, 2013 · Features, Op Ed

One Park Divided and Citizens denied

11/6/2013 One Park Divided Written by Dorothea Poggi Unfair treatment of one side of a local Park that should benefit all New Yorkers. Ferry Point Park is physically divided by the Bronx Whitestone Bridge and the Hutchinson River Parkway. At […]

by · November 9, 2013 · Op Ed

Photos Hutchinson River Parkway Accident Nov. 9, 2013

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by · November 9, 2013 · Features, Local News, Photos