Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: March 9, 2014

Photo by Michael Yagoda

by · March 9, 2014 · Photos
The Chronicle Visits Bharati Kemraj’s Bronx House Bollywood Class

The Chronicle Visits Bharati Kemraj’s Bronx House Bollywood Class

Kiara Cuthbertson, The author, Adriana Vincent (seated), Bharati S. Kemraj, Plabani Sahu. If you know Bharati Kemraj, who teaches a Bollywood Dance class at Bronx House on Saturday mornings, it will not surprise you that Ms. Kemraj convinced this here […]

by · March 8, 2014 · Local News, Uncategorized

Senator Klein, Other Bronx Politicians Advocate Plan Making College Affordable at Fordham Event

Senator Jeff Klein organized a press conference yesterday at Fordham University, where he outlined a plan he is putting forward in the state senate to make college more affordable for New York families.   “This plan will help New York […]

Oscars Take Selfie Madness To The Next Level

Oscars Take Selfie Madness To The Next Level

It’s almost been a week since the Academy Awards, but the “Oscar Style Selfie” craze is still going strong.  Countless folks across the globe, including some friends of The Bronx Chronicle below, have taken to taking their own group shots […]

by · March 8, 2014 · Humor

Newshour Examines Conservative Convention CPAC

PBS Newhour reports on the annual gathering of thousands of conservative activists near Washington, D.C. NewsHour producer Quinn Bowman spent time at CPAC to examine the divide between establishment, Tea Party and libertarian camps.

by · March 8, 2014 · Domestic News
Lehman HS Parent And Student Speak About Families Trying To Pay For College

Lehman HS Parent And Student Speak About Families Trying To Pay For College

Lehman High School student and Throggs Neck resident  Ryan Flores (above) and his father Elvin Flores (below) were featured speakers at Senator Jeff Klein’s press conference on his plans to make college more affordable for New York families.  The Flores’s […]

by · March 8, 2014 · Local News

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: March 8, 2014

Photo by Michael Yagoda

by · March 8, 2014 · Photos

2-alarm building fire on Matthews Avenue

A 2-alarm fire broke out on the 6th Floor of a Matthews Ave. building on Friday A woman trapped in the blaze was rescued successfully via ladder.  The woman says she is doing OK. Two minor injuries have been reported. […]

by · March 8, 2014 · Local News, News

RIP Carmen Berra

Photo c/o New York Mets Carmen Berra, wife of MLB legend Yogi Berra, passed away today at the age of 85. The Berra’s were married 65 years. Photo c/o New York Yankees  

by · March 7, 2014 · Domestic News, Local News

Monroe set lineup for upcoming nationals

There will be 630 athletes from seventy-four teams coming from fourteen states to compete in this weekend’s 2014 NJCAA Indoor Track and Field National Championships at the Armory on 168th Street in Manhattan.  Monroe College is the host of the […]

by · March 7, 2014 · Sports

“BIRTH OF THE BRONX” Free Public Lecture Public · By The Bronx County Historical Society

Saturday, March 29, 2014 BCHS Educator Angel Hernandez will present an illustrated show on the early history of The Bronx to its achieving county status, making it the last in New York State. This event corresponds with the 2014 Bronx […]

by · March 7, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Senator Gustavo Rivera Speaks Out Against GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Rob Astorino

Sen. Gustavo Rivera released this statement yesterday: “Rob Astorino has some explaining to do. Today, he was in the Bronx asking for votes, when only a few short years ago he insulted Bronx residents, negatively stereotyping us as “not people […]

by · March 7, 2014 · Local News

Dalai Lama Prays At US Senate

The Dalai Lama, world spiritual leader of Buddhism and traditional leader of the state of Tibet, opened the US Senate session yesterday with a prayer.  He spoke both in English and Tibetan, making a political statement by asserting the language […]

by · March 7, 2014 · World News

Envy Track Registration

by · March 7, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Senator Gustavo Rivera’s Legal Workshops

by · March 7, 2014 · Bulletin Board