Archive for April, 2016

‘Jungle Book’ Rules At The Box Offir.

‘The Jungle Book’ dominates at the multiplex this weekend with a bear-sized $156.8 million and pushes this pre-summer season hit film to over the half billion mark through Sunday.

by · April 25, 2016 · Entertainment, News

Profile America: Solar Power

On this date in 1954, Bell Laboratories in New York announced the prototype manufacture of a new solar battery.

by · April 25, 2016 · Profile America, Technology
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of April 25, 2016

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of April 25, 2016

Cases of Interest for the Week of April 25, 2016   Monday, April 25, 2016 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Piergrossi, L. Judge Barrett Part 60 (Room LL250) Ongoing Trial ELISEO PEREZ, VAUGHN, RIVERA, POLLARD, PARRA, […]

by · April 24, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Quote of the Day: April 24, 2016

Quote of the Day: April 24, 2016

As the viper, though it kills with it, does not deserve to be blamed for the poison it carries, as it is a gift of nature, neither do I deserve reproach for being beautiful. Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616)

by · April 24, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: April 24, 2016

Word of the Day: April 24, 2016

feckless Definition: (adjective) Generally incompetent and ineffectual. Synonyms: inept Usage: Much to his wife’s dismay, Jim refused to call aprofessional, and continued his feckless attempts atrepairing the plumbing in the house.

by · April 24, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? April 24, 2016

Whose Birthday Is It? April 24, 2016

William Joyce (1906) Born in the US and taken to the UK as a child,Joyce became involved with the fascist movement as a teen and fled to Germany before the outbreak of WWII. He remained there throughout the war, broadcasting Nazi propaganda in English […]

by · April 24, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz’ Jr. Invites you to celebrate…..11th Annual “CINCO DE MAYO CELBRATION” Saturday May 7th

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz’ Jr. Invites you to celebrate…..11th Annual “CINCO DE MAYO CELBRATION” Saturday May 7th

by · April 24, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Old Faces, New Places

Old Faces, New Places

Old Faces, New Places By  Christopher Saunders I’m  sure you know by now that baseball is back.  Every crack of a bat and pop of a glove brings joy to fans of the sport, young and old alike.  For some […]

by · April 24, 2016 · Sports
Rams’ MBB Coach Neubauer Signs Contract Extension

Rams’ MBB Coach Neubauer Signs Contract Extension

Fordham Head Men’s Basketball Coach Jeff Neubauer Receives Contract Extension Neubauer contract extended through 2020-2021 season Fordham University head men’s basketball coach Jeff Neubauer has agreed to a contract extension Dave Roach, director of athletics, announced today. The extension will run […]

by · April 24, 2016 · Sports
Matters of Faith: A Recipe for Success

Matters of Faith: A Recipe for Success

A RECIPE FOR SUCCESS   by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.   Psalm 34:1-22 (Vv. 1-3, 22) NKJV   I will bless the Lord at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2 My soul shall make […]

by · April 24, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Quote of the Day: April 23, 2016

Quote of the Day: April 23, 2016

Love is invisible, and comes in and goes outas he likes, without anyone calling him toaccount for what he does. Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616)

by · April 23, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: April 23, 2016

Word of the Day: April 23, 2016

distend Definition: (verb) To cause to expand by or as if by internalpressure; dilate. Synonyms: dilate Usage: It is a mistake to think that that little room has elastic walls and can distend to any extent.

by · April 23, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? April 23, 2016

Whose Birthday Is It? April 23, 2016

Shirley Temple (1928) A precocious performer known for her dimples and golden curls, Temple was a child actress who became America’s most popular female star and Hollywood’s top box office attraction in the Great Depression era. In 1934, she made nine movies, leaping to stardom […]

by · April 23, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Community Board #8 Youth Committee Poetry Slam

Bronx Community Board #8 Youth Committee Poetry Slam

by · April 22, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Exclusive NYC Concert Salsa Superstar OSCAR D’LEON @ Lehman Center Saturday, 5/7

Exclusive NYC Concert Salsa Superstar OSCAR D’LEON @ Lehman Center Saturday, 5/7

LEHMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents El Gigante De La Salsa   OSCAR D’LEÓN   Lehman Center for the Performing Arts continues its spectacular 36th Anniversary Season with an exclusive concert of Venezuela-born Salsa Superstar OSCAR D’LEÓN, who returns toLehman Center with his Orchestra to […]

by · April 22, 2016 · Bulletin Board