Matters of Faith: For the Good of the Whole

Matters of Faith: For the Good of the Whole

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. 1 Peter 4:8-11 “Most important of all, you must sincerely love each other, because love wipes away many sins. Welcome people into your home and don’t grumble about it. Each of you has […]

by · January 20, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Tom McNamara of the NYCFCscores the winning goal that beats San Jose 2-1. (Photo credit: Gary Quintal)

NYCFC Adds Player Off Loan

NEWS FROM NYCFC New York City FC acquire Keaton Parks  New York City FC are pleased to announce the acquisition of Keaton Parks on loan from S.L. Benfica for the 2019 season. The 21-year-old American is a versatile central midfielder […]

by · January 19, 2019 · Sports
Bronx DA: Two Florida Men Indicted For Gun Trafficking In Bronx

Bronx DA: Two Florida Men Indicted For Gun Trafficking In Bronx

TWO FLORIDA MEN INDICTED FOR GUN TRAFFICKING IN BRONX; ALLEGEDLY BROUGHT IN DRUM MAGAZINES THAT HOLD 50 ROUNDS ENABLING PISTOL TO FIRE 50 BULLETS IN 30 SECONDS Sold 12 Semi-Automatic Pistols and Other High-Capacity Ammunition Clips          Bronx District […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act

STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act “For far too long women in New York State have not had the right to make their own choices about their healthcare sufficiently protected and codified into law. […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? January 18, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? January 18, 2019

Alan Alexander Milne (1882) Milne was an English author who began his literary career as a journalist before publishing collections of verses for children, including When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six. He is, however, best remembered […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 18, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 18, 2019

As long as learning is connected with earning, as long as certain jobs can only be reached through exams, so long must we take this examination system seriously. If another ladder to employment was contrived, much so-called education would disappear, […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 18, 2019

Word of the Day: January 18, 2019

sacristy Definition: (noun) A room in a church where sacred vessels and vestments are kept or meetings are held. Synonyms: vestry Usage: We were admitted to the sacristy and shown the magnificent robes which the Pope wore when he crowned […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Wettleland: A Baseball Career Camouflages Abusive Behavior

Wettleland: A Baseball Career Camouflages Abusive Behavior

By Aris Sakellaridas Ex-Major League John Wettleland gets arrested for having sex with a minor and all I’m reading about is his on field heroics. Every media story that I read glorified his on-the-field highlights. Let’s report the story the […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Sports
NYBG Bar Car Nights

NYBG Bar Car Nights

By Jason Gonzalez  Prior to the New York Botanical Garden [NYBG] concluding its Bar Car Nights seasonal showcase, The Bronx Chronicle checked out the pristine scenery one last time under the carnivalesque lights. The Bar Car Nights is a holiday outing at […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Arts and Culture
Whose Birthday Is It? January 17, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? January 17, 2019

Benjamin Franklin (1706) Regarded as one of the most extraordinary public servants in American history, Franklin was also a printer, publisher, author, scientist, and inventor. After gaining popularity as the publisher of Poor Richard’s Almanack, he promoted public services in […]

by · January 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 17, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 17, 2019

Opportunities flit by while we sit regretting the chances we have lost, and the happiness that comes to us we heed not, because of the happiness that is gone. Jerome K. Jerome (1859-1927)  

by · January 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 17, 2019

Word of the Day: January 17, 2019

has-been Definition: (noun) Someone who is no longer popular. Synonyms: back-number Usage: There is a fine line between pop star and washed-up has-been, and the poor sales of her newest record seem to indicate that she has crossed it. Discuss. […]

by · January 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Borough President’s 2019 Calendar of Upcoming Events

Bronx Borough President’s 2019 Calendar of Upcoming Events

  Black History Month Celebrating African-American History & Culture Wednesday, February 13th 6 pm Dominican Heritage Month Thursday, February 28th 6 pm Irish Heritage Month Thursday, March 14th 6 pm Women’s History Month Thursday March 21st 6 pm LGBTQ Thursday, […]

State Legislature to hold Hearing on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, Feb. 13

State Legislature to hold Hearing on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, Feb. 13

Today, Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie released a statement on tackling sexual harassment in New York: “Sexual harassment impacts employees across the country, including right here in New York. No industry is free from the […]

by · January 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board, News, Women
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

Put everything into the hands of The Lord and experience his righteousness. (Isaiah 55:7-8 KJV) “Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon […]

by · January 17, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion