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Bronx-based Schools Included: 3rd Annual NYC Public School Film Festival Recognizes 32 Short Films Created by Students

Bronx-based Schools Included: 3rd Annual NYC Public School Film Festival Recognizes 32 Short Films Created by Students

3rd Annual NYC Public School Film Festival Recognizes 32 Short Films Created by Students   Available Online: Student Films and Student Interviews with Acclaimed Directors, Screenwriters & Other Film Professionals   New York, NY – The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) and […]

by · May 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board

Stop & Shop Launches Pickup at The Bronx Store

Stop & Shop Launches Pickup at The Bronx Store   Customers Can Shop Online at StopandShop.com and Pickup Their Grocery Order from the Comfort of Their Vehicle Bronx, NY (May 10, 2021) – Stop & Shop continues to provide New York City residents with faster […]

by · May 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board
NYCFC AND MASTERCARD ANNOUNCE WINNER OF COMPETITIVE PROCESS TO CREATE FIRST-EVER “OFFICIAL SMALL BUSINESS OF NYCFC” PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL BRONX CHOCOLATE COMPANY

NYCFC AND MASTERCARD ANNOUNCE WINNER OF COMPETITIVE PROCESS TO CREATE FIRST-EVER “OFFICIAL SMALL BUSINESS OF NYCFC” PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL BRONX CHOCOLATE COMPANY

NYCFC AND MASTERCARD ANNOUNCE WINNER OF COMPETITIVE PROCESS TO CREATE FIRST-EVER “OFFICIAL SMALL BUSINESS OF NYCFC” PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL BRONX CHOCOLATE COMPANY NYCFC names Sol Cacao, a Local Bronx Chocolate Company, the winner of the NYCFC & Mastercard City Assist […]

by · May 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? May 12, 2021

Whose Birthday Is It? May 12, 2021

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin (1910) Hodgkin developed a passion for chemistry at an early age and went on to become a leader in the field of X-ray crystallography. In 1948, she and her colleagues made the first X-ray photograph of vitamin B12—one of the most complex nonprotein compounds—and eventually determined its atomic arrangement. Her work in determining its structure, as well as that of other biochemical compounds, won her a 1964 Nobel Prize. In 1969, Hodgkin completed a similar three-dimensional analysis of what hormone? More…

by · May 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: May 12, 2021

Quote of the Day: May 12, 2021

There is no feeling, perhaps, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music. George Eliot (1819-1880)

by · May 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: May 12, 2021

Word of the Day: May 12, 2021

crabbed Definition: (adjective) Irritable and perverse in disposition; ill-tempered. Synonyms: fussy, grouchy, grumpy, cross Usage: I first put out my tacky lawn ornaments as a practical joke, but after my persnickety, crabbed neighbor lodged a complaint about them, I dug my heels in and refused to take them down. Discuss.

by · May 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Speaker Heastie Statement on the Passing of Former Assemblymember Aurelia Greene

Speaker Heastie Statement on the Passing of Former Assemblymember Aurelia Greene

News Release Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie NYASSEMBLY.GOV   CONTACT: Kerri Biché (518) 455-3888 bichek@nyassembly.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 10, 2021   Speaker Heastie Statement on the Passing of Former Assemblymember Aurelia Greene It is with great sadness that I learned […]

by · May 11, 2021 · Bulletin Board

Governor David Paterson endorses Councilman Fernando Cabrera for Bronx Borough President

Former NY Gov. David Paterson Endorses Cabrera for Bronx Borough President;  ‘Fernando Will Fight to Make Sure the Bronx Gets What It Deserves’ Former New York Gov. David Paterson today endorsed Fernando Cabrera for Bronx borough president in the upcoming June […]

by · May 11, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? May 11, 2021

Whose Birthday Is It? May 11, 2021

Martha Graham (1894) In a career spanning more than half a century, American dancer and choreographer Martha Graham transformed the art of dance with her revolutionary style and choreography. Her technique became the first significant alternative to classical ballet, and her influence extended worldwide through her students, many of whom went on to become choreographers themselves. One of the foremost pioneers of modern dance, Graham was the first dancer ever to perform at the White House and to receive what honor? More…

by · May 11, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: May 11, 2021

Quote of the Day: May 11, 2021

He will win who knows when to fight and when not to fight. Sun Tzu (544 BC-496 BC)

by · May 11, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: May 11, 2021

Word of the Day: May 11, 2021

addendum Definition: (noun) Textual matter that is added onto a publication, usually at the end. Synonyms: supplement, postscript Usage: In his pocket was a bottle, carefully corked, empty save for a little roll of paper, which proved to be the addendum to the log. Discuss.

by · May 11, 2021 · Bulletin Board
$5,000 Scholarship Avail for Bronx College-Bound Seniors: Honoring Brandon Hendricks

$5,000 Scholarship Avail for Bronx College-Bound Seniors: Honoring Brandon Hendricks

The Bronx Rising Initiative has opened applications for their Brandon Hendricks Scholarship offering $5,000 to multiple high school seniors from the Bronx that have recently been admitted to college. The money is to be used toward their education as the winners choose. Applications close May 31, […]

by · May 10, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? May 10, 2021

Whose Birthday Is It? May 10, 2021

Gustav Stresemann (1878) A German statesman, Stresemann entered the Reichstag in 1907 as a deputy of the National Liberal party. During World War I, he supported the monarchy and an annexationist policy, but after the proclamation of a German republic in 1918, he founded the conservative German People’s party and turned to a conciliatory policy. As chancellor and foreign minister of the Weimar Republic from 1923, he worked to reconcile former enemy nations to Germany. With whom did he share the 1926 Nobel Peace Prize? More…

by · May 10, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: May 10, 2021

Quote of the Day: May 10, 2021

We are never half so interesting when we have learned that language is given us to enable us to conceal our thoughts. Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942)

by · May 10, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: May 10, 2021

Word of the Day: May 10, 2021

somatic Definition: (adjective) Affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit. Synonyms: corporeal, bodily Usage: Though anxiety attacks are psychological in nature, they have numerous somatic effects, including palpitations, shortness of breath, and dizziness. Discuss.  

by · May 10, 2021 · Bulletin Board