Crying Umbrella For Rays As Yanks Win Again

Crying Umbrella For Rays As Yanks Win Again

By William Coppola/ Contributor Bronx Chronicle So much rain and no umbrella. That has been the story for the Yankees and Mets this year. Too late now to think about a dome, maybe next time they build a new ballpark. […]

by · June 19, 2019 · Sports
Vernuccio’s View: Tiananmen Square: 30 Years, No Improvement

Vernuccio’s View: Tiananmen Square: 30 Years, No Improvement

Thirty years ago this month, the hopes for freedom of nearly a billion people were dashed.  Their dreams were crushed by a tyrannical governing system that had already taken the lives of a hundred million in their own homeland, as […]

Sep 17, 2013; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Zack Wheeler (45) throws the ball against the San Francisco Giants during the second inning of a game at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Road Trip Will Define Mets

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Three games at Atlanta, four at Chicago, four at Philadelphia await the Mets. Indeed a road trip that will define where this team stands after losing three of four to the Cardinals at Citi Field. […]

Photo: Robert Press

Emmanuel Mensah Way Dedicated

By Robert Press It was a beautiful Friday morning, the sun was bright, and time seemed to stop before the street renaming for Private First Class Emmanuel Mensah. Family, clergy, members of Emmanuel’s National Guard unit, and others spread out […]

by · June 16, 2019 · Community Affairs, News
Matters of Faith: Men Under God’s Rule‬‬

Matters of Faith: Men Under God’s Rule‬‬

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv ‭‭‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ Psalms 37:23-24 NKJV “The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD, And He delights in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down; For the […]

YANKEES ACQUIRE 1B/DH EDWIN ENCARNACIÓN FROM SEATTLE MARINERS

YANKEES ACQUIRE 1B/DH EDWIN ENCARNACIÓN FROM SEATTLE MARINERS

The New York Yankees announced today that they have acquired 1B/DH Edwin Encarnación from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for RHP Juan Then and cash considerations. Encarnación, 36, hit .241/.356/.531 (58-for-241) with 48R, 7 doubles, 21HR, 49RBI and 41BB in […]

by · June 16, 2019 · Sports
Mets add a Pitcher

Mets add a Pitcher

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor With the Mets bullpen struggles there is need for help. Though GM Brodie Van Wegeden said Saturday prior to the Mets-Cardinals game at Citi Field, “We will improve.” Friday at Citi Field the Mets late […]

by · June 15, 2019 · Sports
Bronx Community Board 11 By-Law Committee Meeting Minutes

Bronx 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 […]

by · June 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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)

by · June 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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 […]

by · June 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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 […]

by · June 13, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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)

by · June 13, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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 […]

by · June 13, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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