Articles by: Robert Press

Wave Hill Events Apr 8-Apr 15

Ahead this week is our final—virtual—2021 Horticultural Lecture on April 14, with a focus on how our gardens can foster wildlife habitats. Following his remarks, Great Dixter’s Fergus Garrett is joined, too, in a conversation with Margaret Roach. This presentation—and […]

by · April 5, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Gjonaj Easter Egg and Food Giveaway

Gjonaj Easter Egg and Food Giveaway

Easter Bunny and Food Giveaway by Councilman Mark Gjonaj. By Robert Press   Councilman Mark Gjonaj brought the Easter Bunny visit Pelham Parkway South at Wallace Avenue this week. He also brought with him some gifts for the children, who […]

by · April 2, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Wave Hill Events Apr 1-Apr 8

Wave Hill Events Apr 1-Apr 8

We have a great, virtual workshop this week, but what we want to be sure you don’t miss, if you are able to visit soon, is the sight of gentian-blue glory-of-the-snow blooming here and there across the grounds–rivers of it […]

by · March 26, 2021 · Bulletin Board
11th and 15th city council winners

11th and 15th city council winners

100 PERCENT Predictions for the 11th and 15th City Council Special Election By Robert Press The explanation of Rank Choice Voting by the NYC Board of Elections. Everyone is waiting for my predictions in the 11th and 15th special elections […]

by · March 24, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Senators Rivera and Biaggi endorse Mino Lora for City Council

Senators Rivera and Biaggi endorse Mino Lora for City Council

Senators Biaggi and Rivera Endorse Candidate Mino Lora, While Denouncing Outside Money in Bronx City Council Races By Robert Press In front of the famous Norwood mural (L-R) State Senators Biaggi and Rivera, with City Council candidate Mino Lora. What […]

by · March 24, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Part Three Bronx Science Early Voting Poll Site

Part Three Bronx Science Early Voting Poll Site

What is going on at the Board of Elections? Bronx Special Elections 2021.Part 3 Bronx Science High School Poll Site By Robert Press Friday March 19th the door to the Bronx Science poll site was open. In the early voting […]

by · March 23, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Mayoral Candidate Visits the Wakefield area

Mayoral Candidate Visits the Wakefield area

Mayoral Candidate Ray McGuire Tours White Plains Road With Councilman Kevin Riley  On Saturday Mayoral candidate Ray McGuire made three stops in the Bronx. In the morning Ray visited Throggs Neck where he was joined by District Leader John  Doyle. […]

by · March 23, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Problems at the Bronx Science High School Early Voting poll site

Problems at the Bronx Science High School Early Voting poll site

What is going on at the Board of Elections? Bronx Special Elections 2021. Part 2 Bronx Science High School Early Voting Poll Site Bu Robert Press This is the entrance to the Bronx Science High School early voting poll site. […]

by · March 20, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Mayor de Blasio gets vaccinated

Mayor de Blasio gets vaccinated

Mayor Bill de Blasio Gets Vaccinated During His Morning Press Conference By Robert Press During his Thursday morning press conference Mayor Bill de Blasio with his wife Charlene next to him took the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccination from New […]

by · March 18, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Islamic Circle of North America Food Pantry Opens up on Burke Avenue

Islamic Circle of North America Food Pantry Opens up on Burke Avenue

Islamic Circle of North America Food Pantry Opens up on Burke Avenue By Robert Press Saturday afternoon The Islamic Circle of North America ICNA Relief opened up its new food pantry at 1277D Burke Avenue off Gun Hill Road and […]

by · March 18, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Special Election report

Bronx Special Election report

What is going on at the Board of Elections 2021, Part One.  By Robert Press For someone in the media to go into a poll site the standard NYPD issued Press Card is not good enough. A reporter must also […]

by · March 16, 2021 · Bulletin Board

Wave Hill Events Mar 18-Mar 25

Lessons from Wave Hill: Cultivating Succulents Workshop (Virtual)  Saturday, March 20, 1-2:30PM Lessons from Wave Hill: Cultivating Succulents Workshop Succulent plants make ideal houseplants if you understand their basic needs. In this workshop with Wave Hill Gardener Harnek Singh, you will […]

by · March 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Leandra Feliz endorses Ischia Bravo

Leandra Feliz endorses Ischia Bravo

LEANDRA FELIZ ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR ISCHIA BRAVO’S CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT 15 SPECIAL ELECTION  BY ROBERT PRESS    Tuesday afternoon Leandra Feliz anti-violence activist, and mother of Lesandro “Junior” Feliz whose tragic murder in the 15th Council District in 2018 shocked […]

by · March 10, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Endorsement for Fernando Cabrera

Endorsement for Fernando Cabrera

Assemblyman Jose Rivera Endorses Councilman Fernando Cabrera for Bronx Borough President   By Robert Press     Sunday afternoon in front of the Kingsbridge Armory Bronx Borough President candidate Councilman Fernando Cabrera picked up another endorsement, this time from Assemblyman […]

by · March 8, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Mayor de Blasio and Bronx Elected Officials Tour Coop-City Mass Vaccination Site

Mayor de Blasio and Bronx Elected Officials Tour Coop-City Mass Vaccination Site

 The large community space located in the second floor of the Dreiser Loop shopping center was transformed into a mass vaccination area to administer the new Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to Coop-City residents.    For the opening Saturday Mayor […]

by · March 8, 2021 · Bulletin Board