3-Alarm fire at Monsignor Scanlan High School

3-Alarm fire at Monsignor Scanlan High School

Monsignor Scanlan High School in Throgg’s Neck suffered a violent 3-Alarm fire on Friday, January  17 that started at approximately 6:10pm and was extinguished in short order. Flames shooting out of the building windows and exits greeted firefights when they […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Local News, News

Join Bronx Volunteer Coalition’s MLK Jr. Day of Literacy

Tomorrow in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Bronx Volunteer Coalition is offering free word worship at the Bronx Museum of the Arts.   The Bronx Museum of the Arts is located at Grand Concourse and 165th St.

Remembering the Legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

by · January 17, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Cleaning up the Bronx – 1 Wall at a Time

With a little elbow grease and determination, the Bronx is putting her best foot forward. Thanks to the efforts of the 45th Precinct Explorers and under the direction of PO Rabbitt of Crime Prevention, things are certainly looking better in […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Local News
Saint Catharine’s Academy Teachers Picketing, Threatening Strike

Saint Catharine’s Academy Teachers Picketing, Threatening Strike

Teachers at the Saint Catherine’s Acedemy high school on Williamsbridge Road have been picketing each morning this week for increased salaries . They are threatening to strike unless a deal is reached with the school’s Board of Trustees. Current contract […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Local News, News

NYPD Document Shredding Event

Come join the NYPD’s Crime Prevention Section to shred your documents containing your personal/sensitive information. This is a FREE service. You can also register your electronic devices with the NYPD’s Operation ID Program. Bay Plaza Mall 2100 Bartow Avenue Bronx, […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Bulletin Board
Human Remains found in Queens believed to belong to Missing Autistic Boy

Human Remains found in Queens believed to belong to Missing Autistic Boy

Human remains found on the night of  Thursday January 16th are currently being examined, but it is believed that they may belong to the long missing Autistic boy Avonte Oquendo, who has been missing since October. The remains, consistent with […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Local News, News
The Bronx Chronicle offers condolences to the family of 49 pct. Det. Di Pierro

The Bronx Chronicle offers condolences to the family of 49 pct. Det. Di Pierro

The management and staff of the Bronx Chronicle expresses it’s sincere condolences to the Di Pierro family on the passing of Mr. Frank Di Pierro. Mr Frank Di Pierro is the father of Det. Di Pierro of the 49 pct. community […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Op Ed, Uncategorized

City Island Community Defeats NYC Department of Transportation Plans for A New City Island Bridge

On Wednesday night January 15, the City Island Community lead by their Community Organization defeated a request by the  NYC Department of Transportation for land use modifications and easements so they could begin building the infrastructure to support a new […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Local News

FDA Warns of Acetaminophen Risk

The FDA has announced that there exist a potential for acetaminophen users to overdose on this over the counter pain killer. It has  ordered that warnings be placed on acetaminophen product caps or labels.

by · January 16, 2014 · Uncategorized

NYS Department of Labor now offers JobZone

The New York State Department of Labor now offers JobZone, a free interactive resource to help adults manage their careers. Take your job search to the next level with JobZone. With local information on job openings, training, job fairs, One-Stop […]

by · January 16, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Townhall Meeting on the Affordable Healthcare Act

Monday, January 27, 2014 Montefiore Medical Center 111 East 210th Street, Room Grand Hall Bronx, NY 10467 212-801-6100 Keynote speaker Congressman Charles Rangel

by · January 16, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Hunts Point Slave Burial Ground

(left to right, Tom Casey, secretary of the East Bronx History Forum, Philip Panaritis,  Project Director of Teaching American History and Justin Czarka, teacher at the Joseph Rodman Drake School in Hunts Point)   Three years ago, when I first […]

by · January 16, 2014 · Features

Free 2 hour Course to Understand & Improve Your Credit

Free, 2 hours long course on understanding and improving your credit. Course is being offered free by New York City Business Solutions.  Register via this link before the course is filled or closed. There is a course being offered on […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Education News

For Sale: Bronx General Post Office

As listed in the United States Postal Service Site, the Bronx General Post Office/Carrier Annex is up for bids. In their listing, it states “architecturally renowned building war originally constructed in 1935”.  It is 170,560 squared feet and 4 stories […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Local News