Articles by: Bob Kappstatter

Longwood Music Festival

Longwood Music Festival

By BOB KAPPSTATTER   Hundreds of local residents turned out to celebrate the annual end of summer Longwood Music Festival, with salsa music and the aromas of Puerto Rican cooking delights filling the air along Dawson Street. With greetings to […]

by · September 19, 2022 · Bulletin Board
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Honored

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Honored

By BOB KAPPSTATTER U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor returned to her Bronx roots recently to be honored at the Bronx Terminal Market shopping center. Joined Sept. 8 by eighth-grade students from I.S. 303 Leadership and Community Service School in […]

by · September 18, 2022 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Borough President Vanessa Gibson (second from right) is joined by community and Consulate of Trinidad and Tobago officials for flag-raising ceremony at Borough Hall to celebrate island nation's 60th anniversary of independence from British rule.

Trinidad and Tobago Flag Raising at Bronx Borough Hall

By BOB KAPPSTATTER  With a large number of Bronx residents claiming their roots in the Caribbean island of Trinidad and Tobago – including herself – Bronx Borough President Vanessa Gibson held a flag-raising ceremony recently at Borough Hall to commemorate 60 […]

by · September 14, 2022 · Bulletin Board