The Reality Hits A Pro Wrestler Superstar

The Reality Hits A Pro Wrestler Superstar

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Many are aware that yours truly worked in the pro wrestling business during the Hulk Hogan era. Then it was a learning lesson and no longer a fantasy. In other words, I saw it all. […]

by · October 23, 2018 · Sports
Whose Birthday Is It? October 22, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? October 22, 2018

Sarah Bernhardt (1844) The illegitimate child of a courtesan, Bernhardt was encouraged to pursue a theatrical career by one of her mother’s lovers. Her acting teachers did not consider her a particularly promising student, but they turned out to be […]

by · October 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: October 22, 2018

Quote of the Day: October 22, 2018

There is, one knows not what sweet mystery about this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath. Herman Melville (1819-1891)  

by · October 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: October 22, 2018

Word of the Day: October 22, 2018

preceptor Definition: (noun) Teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford). Synonyms: don Usage: Dessalles, the tutor he had brought from Switzerland, was wearing a coat of Russian cut and talking broken Russian to the servants, but […]

by · October 22, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Matters of Faith: Temptation Should Lead to Rejoicing

Matters of Faith: Temptation Should Lead to Rejoicing

James 1:2 KJV “My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations.” I looked up the word “temptation” in Greek because its use in the English language doesn’t capture the essence of the word as it is […]

by · October 21, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Growing Pains Continue For Fordham

Growing Pains Continue For Fordham

By Carlos De Jesus IV Scoring over 40 points for the second straight week would prove not enough for the Fordham Rams in their return home at Rose Hill against the Bryant Bulldogs. A last second 42-41 loss in a […]

by · October 21, 2018 · Sports
BatBoy “A Yankee Miracle” Comes To The Bronx

BatBoy “A Yankee Miracle” Comes To The Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  The production BatBoy “A Yankee Miracle” hit the stage Friday evening at the Hostos Community College Theater.  The production and performance is based on the book that was authored by Ray Negron a longtime baseball […]

by · October 20, 2018 · Sports
Coppola: Getting Back To Old School Baseball

Coppola: Getting Back To Old School Baseball

By William Coppola Sources tell me that the Atlanta Braves player development system may to be moving away from small ball, (bunting, stealing and situational hitting) as part of their make-up as a team. My source from the Braves organization […]

by · October 20, 2018 · Sports
Whose Birthday Is It? October 19, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? October 19, 2018

Carlo Urbani (1956) In February 2003, Urbani, an Italian physician employed by the World Health Organization (WHO), was called to examine a man hospitalized in Hanoi, Vietnam, with what was initially thought to be the flu or pneumonia. Recognizing that […]

by · October 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: October 19, 2018

Quote of the Day: October 19, 2018

There was no use in trying to emancipate a wife who had not the dimmest notion that she was not free. Edith Wharton (1862-1937)  

by · October 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: October 19, 2018

Word of the Day: October 19, 2018

disassociate Definition: (verb) Part; cease or break association with. Synonyms: disjoint, disunite, divorce Usage: She disassociated herself from the organization when she found out that the president had misappropriated funds. Discuss.  

by · October 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Garnes: Giants And Jets Previews For Sunday

Garnes: Giants And Jets Previews For Sunday

By Sam Garnes Editors Note: Sam Garnes is Offering insights of the Giants and Jets for The Bronx Chronicle. The former All-City safety with DeWitt Clinton High School and Bronx native had a successful NFL career at safety for the […]

by · October 19, 2018 · Sports
Freshmen Offer Future For Rams

Freshmen Offer Future For Rams

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Jeff Neubauer begins his fourth year as head coach of the Fordham University basketball program and to say the least the first three have been a struggle. Thursday afternoon at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn […]

by · October 19, 2018 · Sports
Whose Birthday Is It? October 18, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? October 18, 2018

Pierre Trudeau (1919) As prime minister of Canada from 1968–79 and 1980–84, Trudeau advocated a strong federal government and took a determined stand against the Quebec separatist movement. Despite his opposition to Quebec’s independence, he supported Canadian sovereignty and secured […]

by · October 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: October 18, 2018

Quote of the Day: October 18, 2018

It is the same with man as with the tree … The more he seeketh to rise into the height and light, the more vigorously do his roots struggle earthward, downward, into the dark and deep—into the evil. Friedrich Nietzsche […]

by · October 18, 2018 · Bulletin Board