Articles by: Robert Press

Backpack Giveaway at Bronx Muslim Center

Backpack Giveaway at Bronx Muslim Center

Backpack and School Supply Giveaway Outside Bronx Muslim Center By Robert Press Almost two-hundred backpacks filled with school supplies were given away outside the Bronx Muslim Center on Rhinelander Avenue Sunday. This backpack giveaway was organized by Community Board 11 […]

by · September 17, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Yemini-American Rally to End Yemen Civil War

Yemini-American Rally to End Yemen Civil War

Peaceful Rally outside the Yemini American Association Headquarters in Little Yemen Bronx By Robert Press Little Yemen is located on Rhinelander Avenue off White Plains Road. Sunday, there was a peaceful rally to try to end the civil war in […]

by · September 17, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Wave Hill Events September 30–October 7

Wave Hill Events September 30–October 7

Experience the rich colors of fall foliage at Wave Hill on one of our weekly guided walk of highlights in the gardens. The next is October 2. Bring your best camera so that you can relive your fall moments, share […]

by · September 17, 2021 · Bulletin Board
New Bronx YMCA

New Bronx YMCA

New Bronx YMCA on East 229th Street Ribbon Cutting By Robert Press It was a rainy Thursday morning, but that did not stop over one hundred people from coming out to celebrate the grand opening of the new Edenwald YMCA […]

by · September 13, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Devoe Park Backpacks Giveaway and More

Devoe Park Backpacks Giveaway and More

State Senator Gustavo Rivera Hosts Back to School Event at Devoe Park With Congressman Espaillat. By Robert Press State Senator Gustavo Rivera brought with him three hundred backpacks, and notebooks to give out for his back to school event. All […]

by · September 13, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Business News You Can Use

Bronx Business News You Can Use

Legislative Updates, New Grants, Events and Much More Please click View/Allow Images so you don’t miss a thing! In this weeks Friday Extra, President Lisa Sorin talks about the following: Hurricane Ida has impacted all five boroughs. For a list […]

by · September 13, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Wave Hill Events September 23–September 30

Wave Hill Events September 23–September 30

After a hot and humid week, capped by Wednesday night’s hurricane, we’re so ready to say goodbye to summer and say hello to fall! Discover what Wave Hill has to offer as September comes to an end. The highlight: Wings over […]

by · September 13, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Last Week’s Subway Power Failure

Last Week’s Subway Power Failure

Governor Hochul Addresses Last Night’s Subway Problem By Robert Press Good morning. I’m Governor Kathy Hochul. I thank you for joining us on this beautiful Monday morning. I’m joined by Janno Lieber, the MTA acting chair and CEO, and Demetrius Crichlow, the senior vice […]

by · September 9, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Ribbon Cutting for New Jacobi Wellness Center

Ribbon Cutting for New Jacobi Wellness Center

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Open New Physician Wellness Center at Jacobi Medical Center  By Robert Press Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to open a new physician wellness center at NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi on Tuesday, […]

by · September 5, 2021 · Bulletin Board
AOC Parkchester Book Bag Giveaway

AOC Parkchester Book Bag Giveaway

AOC Book Bag Giveaway in Parkchester By Robert Press There were about one thousand book bags waiting for Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to give them out to the children of Parkchester. In the parking lot at the corner of Westchester Avenue […]

by · September 3, 2021 · Bulletin Board

Bronx Business News You Can Use

Legislative Updates, New Grants, Events and Much More Please click View/Allow Images so you don’t miss a thing! In this weeks Friday Extra, President Lisa Sorin talks about: Key to NYC: This policy is in effect as of August 17, and enforcement […]

by · September 3, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Pelham Parkway Book Bag, Supplies, and More Giveaway

Pelham Parkway Book Bag, Supplies, and More Giveaway

PPNA and Open Hands Book Bag School Supply and More Giveaway By Robert Press The Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association and The Albanian Open Hands Association joined with Councilman Mark Gjonaj, Assemblywoman Nathelia Fernandez, and State Senator Alessandra Biaggi for a […]

by · September 2, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Councilman Gjonaj Book Bag Giveaway

Councilman Gjonaj Book Bag Giveaway

Councilman Mark Gjonaj Book Bag Giveaway at Waring Avenue Houses By Robert Press There were hundreds of book bags loaded with school supplies, face masks, and a former professional world wide basketball player named Willie Ladson to greet the children […]

by · September 2, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Wave Hill Events September 16–September 23

Wave Hill Events September 16–September 23

Enjoy free admission this coming Saturday morning from 10AM to noon for Con Edison’s #ArtsAlFrescoNY series. Experience solo and group exhibitions in the gardens and the gallery. Then take some time for family art-making on a tranquil, grassy lawn. Our […]

by · August 27, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Book Bag, Face Mask, and hand Sanitizer Giveaway at the Pelham Parkway Houses

Book Bag, Face Mask, and hand Sanitizer Giveaway at the Pelham Parkway Houses

Book Bag, Mask, Sanitizer, and Information Giveaway at Pelham Parkway Houses By Elected Officials By Robert Press It was a beautiful, very hot Wednesday afternoon, and the event was billed as the Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and City Council presumed winner […]

by · August 26, 2021 · Bulletin Board