Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Workshop in Celebration of Financial Literacy Month

NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Workshop in Celebration of Financial Literacy Month

  NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (NYCHCC) Workshop in Celebration of Financial Literacy Month on April 13, 2016. RSVP today to reserve your seat. Click here to register. Light meal and refreshments served.

New York Hispanic Clergy Organization Annual Banquet at Maestro’s, April 16

New York Hispanic Clergy Organization Annual Banquet at Maestro’s, April 16

New York Hispanic Clergy Organization Annual Banquet Will Be Held On April 16   On Saturday, April 16, 2016, the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization will be celebrating its Annual Banquet at Maestro’s Caterers, located at 1703 Bronxdale Avenue in the Bronx, […]

Op_Ed: FOIL Requests Foiled By DOE

Op_Ed: FOIL Requests Foiled By DOE

FOIL Requests Foiled By DOE By Shamona Kirkland Right now, New York City’s public school parents have no way of knowing that our children are safe at school. In fact, we have good reason to believe they are not: in […]

by · April 5, 2016 · Education News, Op Ed
Profile America: Vitamin C

Profile America: Vitamin C

C MAJOR Monday, April 4 — Today is Vitamin C Day, celebrated — if that’s the word — every April 4 on the anniversary of the isolation of this vitamin. The breakthrough was made in 1932 by two doctors at the University of […]

by · April 4, 2016 · Profile America
ATV, Dirt Bikes and Motorcycle Awareness

ATV, Dirt Bikes and Motorcycle Awareness

ATV, Dirt Bikes and Motorcycle Awareness    The NYPD is working hard to stop the dangerous conditions created from the illegal use of ATVs, dirt bikes and motorbikes throughout the City. As the weather gets warmer, we acknowledge the desire […]

Profile America: Getting In The Coffee Habit

Profile America: Getting In The Coffee Habit

GETTING IN THE COFFEE HABIT     Saturday, April 2 — Sometimes, tastes seem to go in great cycles. For example, in 19th century America, local coffeehouses, which roasted their own beans, ruled. Then, in 1900, Hills Brothers started packing roasted, […]

by · April 2, 2016 · Profile America
#Not62 Town Hall Meeting This Saturday, April 2

#Not62 Town Hall Meeting This Saturday, April 2

   

Successfully Applying for Affordable Housing

Successfully Applying for Affordable Housing

BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ TO HOST AFFORDABLE HOUSING INFORMATION SESSION HUD Regional Administrator Holly Leicht to Moderate Panel of City Officials, Housing Developers, and Community Organizations   Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr invites the public to an upcoming workshop designed […]

by · March 31, 2016 · Housing
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DC 37 Is With Hillary Clinton

DC 37 PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR HILLARY CLINTON Union endorsement puts an army of activists behind Clinton for NY Primary   With the New York State Democratic presidential primary election weeks away, District Council 37 vowed yesterday to mobilize its army […]

by · March 30, 2016 · Politics
Letter To The Editor: Support Vote Better NY Campaign

Letter To The Editor: Support Vote Better NY Campaign

Dear Editor, To be an engaged citizen is to exercise your right to vote.  It is important that every citizen is given the opportunity to cast their ballot without impediments.  I stand with the Vote Better NY campaign for election […]

“Spiking Healthcare Costs Under ACA Are A Myth,” GOP Candidates Should Stop Asserting Them

“Spiking Healthcare Costs Under ACA Are A Myth,” GOP Candidates Should Stop Asserting Them

Fmr House Aging & Health Staff Chief Says Rise in Health Care Costs is Half of Pre-ACA Former White House spokesman Robert Weiner and analyst Daniel Khan argue in a newly released article published in the Tallahassee Democrat, a highly […]

by · March 30, 2016 · Government, Health, News
Profile America: FM Radio Is Born

Profile America: FM Radio Is Born

FM RADIO DEBUTS   Wednesday, March 30 — FM radio is 75 years old. In March 1941, the first commercial FM station went on the air — W47NV in Nashville, Tennessee. FM — standing for frequency modulation — was first […]

by · March 30, 2016 · Profile America
#Not62 Town Hall Meeting: The Campaign for A Healthy Bronx!

#Not62 Town Hall Meeting: The Campaign for A Healthy Bronx!

Town Hall Meeting #Not62-The Campaign for A Healthy Bronx!   SATURDAY APRIL 2, 11AM:   Bronx Health REACH invites Bronxites to come and be a part of a Town Hall Meeting, #Not62 — The Campaign for a Healthy Bronx! on Saturday, […]

Classic Coca Cola logo

Profile America: Birth of a Classic — Coca-Cola

BIRTH OF A BRAND   Tuesday, March 29 — One of the most successful brand names of all time got its start on this date in 1886. That’s when Atlanta pharmacist John Pemberton brewed up the first batch of Coca-Cola — […]

by · March 29, 2016 · Profile America
Profile America: Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

Profile America: Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

MOM AND POP BUSINESSES Monday, March 28 — While openings of a major department store or a branch of a big-box chain are often welcomed by shoppers and communities, they are also the cause of some concern. Small local businesses […]

by · March 28, 2016 · Business, Profile America