Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

CORRUPTION WATCH: Deforming Reform

CORRUPTION WATCH: Deforming Reform

Cleaning Up Albany Corruption as Slowly as Possible By Morgan Pehme   Only in Albany is legislation targeted at making government more transparent drafted in the shadows.   With less than 12 hours to go before the April 1 deadline […]

JEROME AVENUE REZONING (PART III) ON BRONXTALK TONIGHT

JEROME AVENUE REZONING (PART III) ON BRONXTALK TONIGHT

Tonight’s BronxTalk will feature the jerome Avenue Rezoning proposal to rezone and rebuild 75 blocks on and around Jerome Avenue from 165th -184th Streets. It’s the third edition of the program in the past five weeks that will be dedicated […]

by · April 6, 2015 · Bulletin Board
@RealStaceyDash

Actress, Writer, and TV Commentator Stacey Dash To Be Inducted Into The Bronx Walk of Fame

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced today that actress, author and television commentator Stacey Dash will be inducted into the 2015 Bronx Walk of Fame.   “We are excited about inducting the charismatic Stacey Dash into the Bronx Walk of […]

Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance Meeting- April 8th

Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance Meeting- April 8th

Happy Easter from the Bronx Chronicle!

Happy Easter from the Bronx Chronicle!

The Bronx Chronicle would like to wish all of our readers and their families a very Happy Easter!  

by · April 5, 2015 · Holidays
Matters of Faith: The UpSide To Death

Matters of Faith: The UpSide To Death

“THE UPSIDE TO DEATH” A Sunday school teacher asked her 5 year olds questions to help them to understand why trusting Jesus is the only way to get to heaven. She asked, “If I sell everything I have and give […]

There is nothing on earth that presents ZERO risk.

Free-Range Kids: Can’t Prevent Every Tragedy

What a Suicidal Pilot Can Teach Us About Trying to Predict All Risk Like everyone else, I wish that the suicidal Germanwings pilot had been stopped from boarding the plane. I even think it makes sense for Europe to copy our “two […]

by · April 5, 2015 · Free Range Kids
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CORRUPTION WATCH: Cuomo’s Ethics Reforms Fall Short

  Window Dressing, Not Reform by Russ Haven, Esq.   Albany has seen a parade of scandals over the past decade:  Two sitting governors; three of the past four Senate Majority Leaders; the Speaker of the Assembly; a state Comptroller; […]

Ruben Diaz Jr., hosts Bronx Serving Realness After Dark

Ruben Diaz Jr., hosts Bronx Serving Realness After Dark

by · April 4, 2015 · Bulletin Board
Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul on Passover Observance

Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul on Passover Observance

The story of Passover is one of heroism and perseverance. And it teaches us an important lesson in the history of the Jewish people…

by · April 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board
Governor Andrew Cuomo Passover Message

Governor Andrew Cuomo Passover Message

by · April 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Richard Rosario Conviction Stands

Bronx DA: Richard Rosario Conviction Stands

BRONX D.A. ADVISORY: RICHARD ROSARIO 440 MOTION DENIED Defendant Richard Rosario’s motion to vacate his conviction based on actual innocence has been denied. People v. Richard Rosario Timeline: June 19, 1996: George Collazo is murdered November 23, 1998: Defendant Richard […]

by · April 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Week In Pictures: BP Diaz at Ferry Point, Israel Discussion, Unclaimed Funds

Week In Pictures: BP Diaz at Ferry Point, Israel Discussion, Unclaimed Funds

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. tees off towards Manhattan on the opening day of the Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point in The Bronx on April 1, 2015.   New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli presents Bronx Borough […]

Tinted Window, Pot Arrest, Powerful SubMachine Gun, Jail

Tinted Window, Pot Arrest, Powerful SubMachine Gun, Jail

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at 5 p.m., Police Officers Ryan Galvin, Mark Xylas and Vaughan Ettienne, all assigned to the 81 Precinct Anti-Crime Unit, were on patrol in the vicinity of Ralph Avenue and Bainbridge Street (Brooklyn) when they […]

by · April 2, 2015 · Crime
Corruption Watch: BerlinRosen’s Silver Lining Playbook

Corruption Watch: BerlinRosen’s Silver Lining Playbook

Why Did Sheldon Silver Pay A Consultant $750,000 and Spend Almost $2 Million When He Had No Challengers? by Gary Tilzer From 2010 to 2014, Friends of Silver (the former Speaker’s main campaign account) paid lobbyists campaign consultant BerlinRosen over $750,000.  […]