Matters of Faith: The Principle Thing

Matters of Faith: The Principle Thing

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding. Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost embrace her.” Proverbs 4:7-8 KJV   The […]

by · December 8, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
World-Record Holder Keni Harrison Focused On 60m Hurdles in 113th NYRR Millrose Games

World-Record Holder Keni Harrison Focused On 60m Hurdles in 113th NYRR Millrose Games

Photo Credit: USATF Keni Harrison, the current world-record holder in the 100m hurdles and a four-time United States champion, is scheduled to compete in the 60m hurdles at the 113th NYRR Millrose Games. The historic indoor meet, scheduled for Saturday, February 8th at The Armory, will […]

by · December 6, 2019 · Sports
The Bronx Christmas Tree is lit

Bronx Borough Christmas Tree Lighting

It was a cold Thursday night outside Bronx Borough Hall and in Lou Gehrig Plaza across the street people were waiting for the Annual Bronx Christmas Tree lighting. Lots of hot chocolate was on hand to warm up the people, […]

by · December 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Bronx Man on Parole Sentenced to 18 Years to Life in Prison for Savagely Beating Bronx Father of Six

Bronx DA: Bronx Man on Parole Sentenced to 18 Years to Life in Prison for Savagely Beating Bronx Father of Six

BRONX MAN ON PAROLE SENTENCED TO 18 YEARS TO LIFE IN PRISON FOR SAVAGELY BEATING BRONX FATHER OF SIX Defendant Pleaded Guilty to Second-Degree Murder Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has been sentenced to 18 years to life in prison for the unprovoked, fatal beating of a man inside […]

(L-R)  Deputy Police Commissioner Ben Tucker, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Police Commissioner Shea, Chief of Police Monahan, and Chief of Patrol Pichardo.

Mayor de Blasio and Police Commissioner Shea Go Over Crime Stats

For the November crime statistics Mayor Bill de Blasio brought his new police commissioner back to his first command the 44th precinct, at the New Settlement Community Center to announce the eleven month crime stats. Police Commissioner Shea began by […]

by · December 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? December 6, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? December 6, 2019

Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898) Widely considered the father of photojournalism, Eisenstaedt began creating photo essays in Berlin during the 1920s. He emigrated to the US in 1935 and joined the original photography staff at Life magazine. Soon Eisenstaedt came to epitomize the magazine’s style with his topically important and beautifully composed photographs and his candid portraits of the great and the anonymous. His most famous photograph is of the joyous Times Square kiss of a sailor and a nurse on what day? More…

by · December 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: December 6, 2019

Quote of the Day: December 6, 2019

Humor is the spiciest condiment in the feast of existence. Laugh at your mistakes but learn from them, joke over your troubles but gather strength from them, make a jest of your difficulties but overcome them. Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942)

by · December 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: December 6, 2019

Word of the Day: December 6, 2019

vaporing  Definition: (noun) Boastful or bombastic talk or behavior. Synonyms: brag, gasconade Usage: Captain Bonneville purchased a supply of buffalo meat from his braggadocio friends; who, with all their vaporing, were in fact a very forlorn horde. Discuss.

by · December 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
09/13/19 Miami Marlins vs New York Mets  at  citifield   queens  ny  photos  by   neil miller  /sportsdaywire  New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier #21  hits  a  walk  off  homer   to   win the   1st  game   of  a  doubleheader  today

Tic Tic Toc The Mets Are On The Clock

By Williams Coppola: Contributing Writer Bronx Chronicle Sports Only 68 days until pitchers and catchers report to their spring training complexes in 2020. It’s nice to watch that count down every winter. Thank goodness my granddaughter is still playing travel ball in California. […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports
President Trump Attends the NATO Plenary Session (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)

Vernuccio’s View: NATO’s Future Plans

NATO Foreign Ministers met in Brussels on November 20 to address a wide range of security challenges. “We all agree that NATO remains indispensable for our security, and that despite our differences, we are stronger as we face the future […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Vernuccio's View
New York City FC Announces First Three 2020 MLS Matches

New York City FC Announces First Three 2020 MLS Matches

Major League Soccer announced today that New York City FC will start the 2020 regular season on the road against Columbus Crew SC at MAPFRE Stadium on Sunday, March 1 at 12:30 pm ET. NYCFC will then travel to Toronto […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports
Santa relaxes in White Castle across the street after downing some Belly Bombers.

Allerton Avenue Christmas Tree Lighting

This was no ordinary Christmas tree lighting because the giant tree used for years at the corner of Boston Road and Allerton Avenue could not be used this tear. Due to the inclement weather a smaller tree could not be […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Erasmus Wins PSAL Football Title In The Bronx

Erasmus Wins PSAL Football Title In The Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Photos: Robert Cole/ Bronx Chronicle Erasmus High School had their offense in gear and scored three rouchdowns with less than five minutes in the first quarter at Yankee Stadium Wednesday night.  That was more than […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports
Finding Wisdom

Finding Wisdom

“Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding. Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost embrace her.” Proverbs‬ ‭4:7-8‬ ‭KJV Why not decide to […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Religion, Spiritual Inspiration
One Morris Park Community Association Executive Board member can't believe what he is hearing about the new State Criminal Laws that take effect January 1,2020

New state Criminal Laws and What it Means to You

Officers of the 49th Precinct came to the Morris Park Community Meeting late Wednesday night. They explained that they were at training for the new New York State Criminal Laws that take effect January 1, 2020.While the officers are to […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board