Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

Word of the Day: November 9, 2016

Word of the Day: November 9, 2016

Animus Definition: (noun) A feeling of ill will arousing active hostility. Synonyms: Bad blood, Animosity Usage: Dorothea had observed the animus with which Will’s part in the painful story had been recalled more than once.

by · November 9, 2016 · Bulletin Board
A mis-set relay in an Ontario power station began a cascade of power grid overloads across 80,000 square miles of the U.S. and Canada. (Life Magazine)

Profile America: Where Were You During The Blackout?

Wednesday, November 9 — At 5:16 pm Eastern time on this date 51 years ago, about 30 minutes after sundown, a fast-moving ripple of deeper darkness spread over much of the northeastern United States and a part of Canada. A mis-set […]

by · November 9, 2016 · Profile America
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.

November 4th Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. on Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: Fatal Shooting of NYPD Sergeant in The Bronx “This afternoon, The Bronx was the scene of a horrible tragedy as two New York Police Department sergeants in the 43rd Precinct were shot, one of […]

by · November 7, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? November 7, 2016

Whose Birthday Is It? November 7, 2016

Albert Camus Camus was an Algerian-French novelist, essayist, and playwright. He spent the war years in Paris, and the French Resistance brought him into the circle of Jean-Paul Sartre and existentialism. In 1942, he became a leading literary figure with […]

by · November 7, 2016 · Bulletin Board
photo credit: nysenate.com

November 4th Statement from Senator Jeff Klein on Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo

A STATEMENT FROM SENATOR JEFF KLEIN “I was saddened this afternoon to hear of the loss of a New York Police Department Sergeant and the injury of another from the 43rd Precinct. Police officers put themselves in harm’s way every […]

by · November 7, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: November 7, 2016

Quote of the Day: November 7, 2016

There is a God in Heaven who will not forget to punish the wicked or reward the good; and it is not fitting that honest men should be the instruments of punishment to others, they being therein no way concerned. […]

by · November 7, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: November 7, 2016

Word of the Day: November 7, 2016

Boding Definition: (noun) An omen or foreboding, especially of evil. Synonyms: Premonition, presentiment, foreboding Usage: Sara was filled with an evil sense of boding as she approached the decrepit house to sell her Girl Scout Cookies.

by · November 7, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of November 7, 2016

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of November 7, 2016

Bronx Veterans Day, November 13th

Bronx Veterans Day, November 13th

The 32nd annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade kicks off on November 13 at 12 noon from East Tremont Avenue and Lafayette Avenue before ending at Bicentennial Memorial Park on Randall Avenue. Lt. Colonel Ron Watson, United States Marine Corps (retired.) […]

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce Veterans Luncheon – November 16th

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce Veterans Luncheon – November 16th

by · November 5, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Bronx H.I.R.E. Veterans Job and Resource Fair – November 16th

Bronx H.I.R.E. Veterans Job and Resource Fair – November 16th

by · November 5, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
NYC Department of Sanitation Announces Autumn Leaf Collection Schedule

NYC Department of Sanitation Announces Autumn Leaf Collection Schedule

by · November 4, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Environment
BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR KILLING MAN DEFENDING MENTALLY ILL MOTHER

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR KILLING MAN DEFENDING MENTALLY ILL MOTHER

by · November 4, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Many customers were sad to see the unexpected closing of the popular Bronx Grill. Photo by David Greene.

GOODBYE BRONX GRILL, HELLO GOLDEN CORRAL

Goodbye Bronx Grill, Hello Golden Corral by David Greene Bronxites around the borough where saddened by the unexpected closing of the popular Bronx Grill at 2375 East Tremont Avenue, in the Parkchester section, which shut its doors on Sunday, October […]

by · November 4, 2016 · Business, News
Svetlana Travis Zakharova Indicted for Extorting Payments from Eliot Spitzer to Keep Silent About Their Relationship

Svetlana Travis Zakharova Indicted for Extorting Payments from Eliot Spitzer to Keep Silent About Their Relationship

by · November 3, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Crime