Articles by: Robert Press

Pride Month begins in the Bronx

Pride Month begins in the Bronx

Pride Flag raising Ceremony at Bronx Borough Courthouse By Robert Press  Tuesday June first was a beautiful sunny afternoon for Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. to be with friends and members of the LGTBQ+ community to raise the Pride […]

by · June 10, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Joe DeSimone Way

Joe DeSimone Way

Joe DeSimone Way By Robert Press   Joe Desimone was many things to many different people. He was a husband, father, uncle, friend, and most of all he was a football coach, to the almost two-hundred people who came to […]

by · June 8, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Memorial Day parade and Ceremony at Van Nest

Memorial Day parade and Ceremony at Van Nest

Van Nest Community Memorial Day Ceremony 2021 By Robert Press The annual Van Nest Memorial Day Ceremony began with a small parade from White Plains Road and Van Nest Avenue to the recently renovated Memorial Plaza and Flag Pole which […]

by · June 3, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Morris Park Memorial Day Ceremony

Morris Park Memorial Day Ceremony

Peace Plaza Memorial Day 2021 Ceremony By Robert Press It was the first time the Peace Plaza Memorial Day Ceremony did not have Veteran Silvio Mazzella emcee the event. Silvio was in a hospital bed, and unable to make the event, […]

by · June 3, 2021 · Bulletin Board
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100 PERCENT Primary Day 2021

100 PERCENT Primary Day 2021 Bronx Borough President and City Council Races By Robert Press  Primary Day is Tuesday June 22nd, with Early Voting beginning Saturday June 12th running through Sunday June 20th. Information about Early Voting poll sites and […]

by · June 3, 2021 · Bulletin Board
49th Precinct Breakfast

49th Precinct Breakfast

49th Precinct Breakfast Honoring the Police Officers and Community Leaders By Robert Press Friday morning was the 32nd Annual 49th Precinct Fellowship Conference hosted by the 49th Precinct and the 49th Precinct Community Council. Over one-Hundred people were in attendance […]

by · June 3, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Borough Candidate Fernando Cabrera Visits 100 Year Old Conti Pastry Shop in Morris Park

Bronx Borough Candidate Fernando Cabrera Visits 100 Year Old Conti Pastry Shop in Morris Park

Bronx Borough President Candidate Fernando Cabrera Visits 100 Year Old Conti Pastry Shop By Robert Press Conti’s Pastry Shop has been in business for one-hundred years at 786 Morris Park Avenue. Mr. Sal Paljevic has been the owner the past […]

by · June 1, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Community Board 11 Unity Day at Orchard Beach

Community Board 11 Unity Day at Orchard Beach

Community Board 11 Unity Day at Orchard Beach By Robert Press Lorreto Park in Community Board 11 where the last Community Rally which drew over three hundred people is under construction so CB 11 Chair Al D’Angelo had to find […]

by · May 28, 2021 · Bulletin Board

Events at Wave Hill June 10–Jun 17 Lavender Weekend and more!

  Conversation with The Shadow of the Sun Artists and Curators (Virtual) Thu, June 3, 2021, 6–7:30PM   Free with registration Zoom The Shadow of the Sun: Ross Bleckner and Zachari Logan pairs New York-based artist Bleckner and Canadian artist Logan, two kindred spirits whose individual practices and collaborations explore the […]

by · May 28, 2021 · Bulletin Board
District Walk with City Council Candidate Yves Filius

District Walk with City Council Candidate Yves Filius

Mayoral Candidate Ray McGuire visits 16th City Council Candidate Yves Filius By Robert Press (L-R), Br. Cary Goodman. 16th City Council District candidate Yves Filius, and Mayoral candidate Ray McGuire.   Tuesday Mayoral candidate Ray McGuire stopped by the Yankee […]

by · May 28, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Ray McGuire district walk with City Council Candidate William Rivera

Ray McGuire district walk with City Council Candidate William Rivera

Mayoral CandidateRay McGuire Visits with 18th City Council District Candidate William Rivera By Robert Press What can you say to a candidate who has an empty movie theater front as his campaign headquarters? 18th City Council District candidate William Rivera and […]

by · May 27, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Major Cabrera for Bronx Borough President Endorsement

Major Cabrera for Bronx Borough President Endorsement

NYC Council Member Rafael Salamanca Jr. Endorses Fernando Cabrera in Bronx Borough President Race By Robert Press City Council Land Use Committee Chair Rafael Salamanca announced his endorsement of fellow Bronx City Council member and Tenants right advocate Councilman Fernando […]

by · May 27, 2021 · Bulletin Board
BJC Shabbat Community Dinner

BJC Shabbat Community Dinner

BRONX JEWISH CENTER  Hosts Community Dinner       Please join us for our next community Shabbat dinner on Friday June 4th starting  at 7:00 pm  at  the Bronx Jewish Center located at 1969 Haight  Avenue ,Bx NY 10461. . The B J […]

by · May 27, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Street Co-Naming Ceremony for Beatrice ‘BEA’ Castiglia Catullo

Street Co-Naming Ceremony for Beatrice ‘BEA’ Castiglia Catullo

Street Co-Naming Ceremony for Beatrice ‘BEA’ Castiglia Catullo By Robert Press It was a bright sunny Saturday morning at the corner of Morris Park Avenue and Matthews Avenue, where there was a new street sign to be added under the […]

by · May 24, 2021 · Bulletin Board
New Universal Hip Hop Museum

New Universal Hip Hop Museum

Groundbreaking for Bronx Point and the Universal Hip Hop Museum By Robert Press Fat Joe, LL Cool J, Chuck D, Lil Kim, Naughty By Nature, Grandmaster Flash, EPMD, Slick Rick, and Michael Bivins to name only a few of the […]

by · May 21, 2021 · Bulletin Board