Office of the Bronx County District Attorney: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 21, 2018

Office of the Bronx County District Attorney: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 21, 2018

Monday, January 21, 2019 HOLIDAY MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY All court parts except Arraignments will be closed.   Tuesday, January 22, 2019 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Dolan, M. Neary 70 Hearings   Jonaiki Martinez […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BP Diaz invites you to 2019 MLK Community Interfaith Service – January 21st

BP Diaz invites you to 2019 MLK Community Interfaith Service – January 21st

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act

STATEMENT FROM BP 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. Thankfully, that is set to change. I support New York’s Reproductive Health […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

Richard Smith Award: Veterans’ Hall of Fame Year: 2005 Richard Smith, who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in 1865, is deserving of a place among New York State’s elite veterans for heroic and gallant service to his country […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
Whose Birthday Is It? January 21, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? January 21, 2019

Karl Wallenda (1905) Wallenda was a German-born US circus acrobat and founder and leader of the acrobatic troupe that came to be known as the Flying Wallendas. The group gained notoriety in Europe for its high-wire acts without a safety […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 21, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 21, 2019

Every desire bears its death in its very gratification. Curiosity languishes under repeated stimulants, and novelties cease to excite and surprise, until at length we cannot wonder even at a miracle. Washington Irving (1783-1859)  

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 21, 2019

Word of the Day: January 21, 2019

roughage Definition: (noun) Coarse, indigestible plant food low in nutrients; its bulk stimulates intestinal peristalsis. Synonyms: fiber Usage: Fruits and vegetables should be eaten every day to ensure that one gets enough roughage in his diet. Discuss.  

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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