Bronc Community Board 11 By-Law Committee Meeting Minutes

Bronc Community Board 11 By-Law Committee Meeting Minutes

by · June 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? June 13, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? June 13, 2019

Karl Landsteiner (1868) Landsteiner was an Austrian-born American medical researcher who was awarded the 1930 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discovery of the four basic human blood groups—A, B, O, and AB—which enabled the first successful blood […]

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Quote of the Day: June 14, 2019

Quote of the Day: June 14, 2019

A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past has been brought to public life is not as likely to insist upon or regard that quality in its chosen leaders today. John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

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Word of the Day: June 14, 2019

Word of the Day: June 14, 2019

forgo Definition: (verb) Do without or cease to hold or adhere to. Synonyms: foreswear, waive, dispense with, relinquish Usage: The tortures of the accused did not equal mine; she was sustained by innocence, but the fangs of remorse tore my […]

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Whose Birthday Is It? June 13, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? June 13, 2019

Gnaeus Julius Agricola (40 CE) Agricola was a Roman general responsible for much of the Roman conquest of Britain, where he was made consul and governor after a distinguished military and political career. He pacified most of the territory, conquering […]

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Quote of the Day: June 13, 2019

Quote of the Day: June 13, 2019

I love good sense above all, perhaps because I have none. Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880)

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Word of the Day: June 13, 2019

Word of the Day: June 13, 2019

windpipe Definition: (noun) Membranous tube with cartilaginous rings that conveys inhaled air from the larynx to the bronchi. Synonyms: trachea Usage: Poisonous vapors … crept like evil spirits over the ship, stealing into the nostrils and windpipes of the unwary […]

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SUV: 5th Annual Peace Walk on June 20th

SUV: 5th Annual Peace Walk on June 20th

PLEASE JOIN US “Our 5th Annual Peace Walk” June 20th 5:30 PM corner of Astor & Wallace Avenue “We Are Better Together” — Pastor Jay A. Gooding, Sr.

by · June 12, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? June 12, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? June 12, 2019

Eddie Adams (1933) Adams, a Pulitzer Prize-winning American photographer and photojournalist noted for his war coverage and portraits of celebrities and politicians, began his career as a combat photographer during the Korean War. His best known photograph, a harrowing image […]

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Quote of the Day: June 12, 2019

Quote of the Day: June 12, 2019

I distrust Great Men. They produce a desert of uniformity around them and often a pool of blood too, and I always feel a little man’s pleasure when they come a cropper. E. M. Forster (1879-1970)

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Word of the Day: June 12, 2019

Word of the Day: June 12, 2019

illusionist Definition: (noun) Someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience. Synonyms: conjurer, magician, prestidigitator Usage: The illusionist snapped his fingers and was suddenly holding a dove, much to the delight of his adoring audience. Discuss.

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Old Timer’s Day Set At Yankee Stadium

Old Timer’s Day Set At Yankee Stadium

YANKEES TO HOLD 73rd ANNUAL OLD-TIMERS’ DAY ON SUNDAY, JUNE 23, AT YANKEE STADIUM 2019 Hall of Fame Inductee Mariano Rivera to make Old-Timers’ Day debut The New York Yankees today announced the roster of former Yankees who will be […]

by · June 12, 2019 · Sports
Subway Series Split

Subway Series Split

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor This novelty of Yankees-Mets interleague play on the schedule has worn off and the buzz is not like it was, though it still creates interest with fans of both teams in New York City and […]

by · June 12, 2019 · Sports, Uncategorized
Whose Birthday Is It? June 11, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? June 11, 2019

Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett (1847) An English suffragist and social reformer, Fawcett rejected the violent acts of some of her contemporaries in the suffrage movement, believing that the enfranchisement of women could be achieved by peaceful means. Her efforts as […]

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Quote of the Day: June 11, 2019

Quote of the Day: June 11, 2019

To promise not to do a thing is the surest way in the world to make a body want to go and do that very thing. Mark Twain (1835-1910)

by · June 11, 2019 · Bulletin Board