Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

BRONX MAN SENTENCED FOR SEX TRAFFICKING OF 17-YEAR-OLD RUNAWAY GIRL

BRONX MAN SENTENCED FOR SEX TRAFFICKING OF 17-YEAR-OLD RUNAWAY GIRL

Quote of the Day: December 23, 2016

Quote of the Day: December 23, 2016

The eye, like a shattered mirror, multiplies the images of sorrow. Edgar Allen Poe (1809-1849)

by · December 23, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: December 23, 2016

Word of the Day: December 23, 2016

Cicatrix Definition: (noun) A scar left by the formation of new connective tissue over a healing sore or wound. Synonyms: Scar Usage: It was clear from the cicatrix on his back that he had been punished at one time, but, […]

by · December 23, 2016 · Bulletin Board
BRONX DA: BRONX MAN CONVICTED OF MANSLAUGHTER FOR KILLING ROOMATE

BRONX DA: BRONX MAN CONVICTED OF MANSLAUGHTER FOR KILLING ROOMATE

Profile America: The Fed

Profile America: The Fed

Friday, December 23 — An institution that has been in the news a lot these past few years, and which has come in for its share of criticism during the nation’s stubborn economic problems, observes the anniversary of its founding today. […]

by · December 23, 2016 · Profile America
Happy Holidays from NYPD Community Affairs Bureau

Happy Holidays from NYPD Community Affairs Bureau

The NYPD Community Affairs Bureau wishes you a joyful holiday season and a happy and healthy New Year. May your home be filled with family and friends and your heart filled with peace, love and happiness.

by · December 23, 2016 · Holidays

Senator Klein and Assemblyman Gjonaj Present Menorah Lightings

by · December 22, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Holidays

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND ANNOUNCE OVER $108 MILLION IN FEDERAL FUNDS FOR 193 NEW YORK CITY ORGANIZATIONS WORKING TO END HOMELESSNESS

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND ANNOUNCE OVER $108 MILLION IN FEDERAL FUNDS FOR 193 NEW YORK CITY ORGANIZATIONS WORKING TO END HOMELESSNESS Funding Will Be Used to Help Non-Profits, Local Governments Relocate Homeless Individuals & Families, Promote Self-Sufficiency Programs U.S. Senators Charles E. […]

by · December 22, 2016 · Bulletin Board
UFT TEACHER CENTER OPENS ON RICHARD R. GREEN MIDDLE SCHOOL CAMPUS

UFT TEACHER CENTER OPENS ON RICHARD R. GREEN MIDDLE SCHOOL CAMPUS

UFT TEACHER CENTER OPENS ON RICHARD R. GREEN MIDDLE SCHOOL CAMPUS BRONX – A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning at the UFT Teacher Center in the Leaders of Tomorrow School on the Richard R. Green Middle School Campus, […]

by · December 22, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Education News
Profile America: Electronic Transistor

Profile America: Electronic Transistor

Thursday, December 22 — One of the most important inventions of modern times dates to this week in 1947. Three Bell Laboratory scientists successfully tested what would become the junction transistor, vital to our information age. The three shared the Nobel […]

by · December 22, 2016 · Profile America
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Presents Festival of Lights – December 22nd

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Presents Festival of Lights – December 22nd

by · December 21, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
Council Member Andy King Presents 11th Annual “Sharing is Caring” Event – December 24th

Council Member Andy King Presents 11th Annual “Sharing is Caring” Event – December 24th

On Saturday, Christmas eve, more than 800 youngsters and their families in the Northeast Bronx will be getting their jingle on with an afternoon of holiday fun. The 11th annual “Sharing is Caring” holiday event on Dec. 24, noon to […]

by · December 21, 2016 · Bulletin Board
Profile America: Birth Registration

Profile America: Birth Registration

Wednesday, December 21 — This month in 1823, Georgia became the first state to enact a birth registration law. It required county clerks to record in a book the dates of birth of all new Georgians upon obtaining satisfactory proof by […]

by · December 21, 2016 · Profile America
Citywide Hypertension Initiative

Citywide Hypertension Initiative

NEW DATA SHOWING AN INCREASE IN HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE RATES ACROSS NEW YORK CITY Over 1 in 4 New Yorkers report having hypertension (high blood pressure) December 19, 2016 – The Health Department today published two studies that point to […]

by · December 20, 2016 · Government, Health, News
Whose Birthday Is It? December 20, 2016

Whose Birthday Is It? December 20, 2016

Branch Wesley Rickey (1881) Rickey was an American baseball executive. In 1919, he devised baseball’s farm system of using minor-league teams to train major-league players. In 1945, after he took over the Brooklyn Dodgers, he defied convention and broke a […]

by · December 20, 2016 · Bulletin Board