Archive for April, 2016

Whose Birthday Is It? April 17, 2016

Whose Birthday Is It? April 17, 2016

John Pierpont Morgan (1837) The son of a financier, Morgan began his career as an accountant before being named a partner in the firm that became J.P. Morgan and Company. One of the world’s most powerful railroad magnates, he formed a syndicate to supply the […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Notify NYC – Silver Alert – Ronald Robinson

Notify NYC – Silver Alert – Ronald Robinson

Silver Alert issued 4/17/16 at 2:00 AM. A Silver Alert has been issued for the disappearance of Ronald Robinson, a 65-year-old black male with schizophrenia. Description: 5’11”, 165 lbs, bald with brown eyes and no teeth. Last seen wearing a […]

Op-Ed: Why I Endorse Bernie Sanders for President

Op-Ed: Why I Endorse Bernie Sanders for President

Moving All Americans Forward: Why I Endorse Bernie Sanders for President by Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda There are many reasons that as a Bronx resident, state Assemblyman, and a Puerto Rican, I support Senator Bernie Sanders in New York’s April 19 […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Op Ed
Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb

Op-Ed: WHEN IT COMES TO PREVENTING VIOLENCE, COMMON SENSE GOES A LONG WAY

WHEN IT COMES TO PREVENTING VIOLENCE, COMMON SENSE GOES A LONG WAY by Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb  The New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NYSCADV) has unbelievably and inexcusably issued a memo opposing the creation of potentially […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Op Ed
Matters of Faith: It’s Taken By Force

Matters of Faith: It’s Taken By Force

IT’S TAKEN BY FORCE   By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.       Matthew 11:12 (CEV) “From the time of John the Baptist until now, violent people have been trying to take over the kingdom of heaven by force.”   […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matt Buschmann, Arizona Diamondbacks

Matt Bushmann: Never Say Never

Never Say Never By Christopher Saunders This story touched me in such a way that I felt the need to write about it.  This is the story of Matt Buschmann. It is the story of perseverance, tenacity, and belief in […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Sports
More Missed Opportunities for Yankees in Loss to Mariners

More Missed Opportunities for Yankees in Loss to Mariners

More Missed Opportunities for Yankees in Loss to Mariners By Rich Mancuso You can say that it is still early and ten games into the season does not make or break a long baseball campaign. But in the Bronx again […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Sports
Bronx DA: Conviction of Attempted Murder for 2014 Shooting in NYCHA Building

Bronx DA: Conviction of Attempted Murder for 2014 Shooting in NYCHA Building

BRONX JURY CONVICTS MAN OF ATTEMPTED MURDER DESPITE LACK OF COOPERATION FROM SHOOTING VICTIM; CASE BASED ON AUDIO AND VIDEO EVIDENCE            Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a 38-year-old man has been found guilty of […]

by · April 16, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Westchester Square Car Show--THIS SUNDAY

Westchester Square Car Show–THIS SUNDAY

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and City Council Member Rafael Salamanca Jr. discussed budget priorities for Council District #17 with their staffs during a meeting in the borough president’s office on April 15, 2016.

Diaz, Salamanca Huddle on Budget Priorities

 

Bronx DA: Bronx Parolee Indicted for 1989 Murder of Teenage Girl

Bronx DA: Bronx Parolee Indicted for 1989 Murder of Teenage Girl

  DNA Evidence Tied Suspect to Victim 27 Years Later                Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a 46-year-old paroled sex offender from the Bronx has been indicted for murder and manslaughter for throwing a 17-year-old girl […]

by · April 16, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Crime

EBHF “Woman in Bronx History” Wednesday April 20th 2016 at 7:30 pm. Huntington Free Library

President Jimmy Carter proclaimed National Women’s History Week during March 8, 1980 and since then, Presidential proclamations designated March as Women’s History Month.  The Huntington Free Library and The East Bronx History Forum are pleased to announce the Forum’s 5th […]

by · April 16, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Déjà vu all over again? Can the Yankees surprise?

Déjà vu all over again? Can the Yankees surprise?

Déjà vu all over again? By Chris Saunders  It’s starting to become a trend in baseball.  The team that made the biggest splash the previous season gets deemed “WS” contender.  In 2015 it was the Padres, who exchanged future assets […]

by · April 16, 2016 · Sports
CITG presents Love, Sex and the I.R.S.

CITG presents Love, Sex and the I.R.S.

by · April 16, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 16, 2016

Quote of the Day: April 16, 2016

If we used money to buy things with, insteadof love and kindness and the desire to pleaseone another, then we should be no better thanthe rest of the world. L. Frank Baum (1856-1919)

by · April 16, 2016 · Bulletin Board