Articles by: The Bronx Chronicle

Matters of Faith: RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP

Matters of Faith: RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP

“If God has given you leadership ability, take the responsibility seriously” (Romans 12:8 NLT). The most interesting thing about leadership is the way we think of our leaders. “Lead, follow, or get out of the way!” I remember hearing these […]

by · March 22, 2015 · Daily Living, Faith, Op Ed
Lifting MMA Ban Clears A Hurdle…Again

Lifting MMA Ban Clears A Hurdle…Again

The bill to legalize mixed martial arts in New York passed through the State Senate’s finance committee on Wednesday, as expected reported Newsday. According to a source, the vote was 29-8 in favor of lifting the ban on professional MMA […]

by · March 20, 2015 · Government, Sports
Pick up a Free Tree this Saturday

Pick up a Free Tree this Saturday

Sustainable South Bronx and the Office of the Bronx Borough President are hosting a free tree giveaway event with New York Restoration Project and MillionTreesNYC on Saturday March 21st, 2015 at Hunts Point Riverside park (Lafayette Avenue). Online advanced registration encouraged […]

Committee for Effective Leadership Announces 2015 Honorees

Committee for Effective Leadership Announces 2015 Honorees

The Committee for Effective Leadership has announced its honorees for its April 26, 2015 awards luncheon: Mr. Patrick Devine, Veteran, co-Founder of The Bronx Veteran’s Day Parade; Hon. Joe McManus, Labor Leader, Member, NYS Democratic Committee; Hon. Joan Millman, former […]

BRONX TOURISM COUNCIL LAUNCHES  1ST EVER BRONX VISITORS GUIDE

BRONX TOURISM COUNCIL LAUNCHES 1ST EVER BRONX VISITORS GUIDE

Bronx Visitors Guide will help to further redefine The Bronx as a destination Bronx, NY – The Bronx Tourism Council and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced the launch of the first annual Bronx Visitors Guide. The launch took […]

Bronx Jobs: Shleppers Moving and Storage

Bronx Jobs: Shleppers Moving and Storage

SHLEPPERS MOVING & STORAGE Customized Recruitment at The Bronx Overall Economic Development Corp. 851 Grand Concourse – 1st Floor, Rotunda (near elevator) Bronx, N.Y. 10451   Date: Friday, March 20, 2015 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. County: Bronx Contact: […]

Bronx Jobs: Sid Wainer & Son

Bronx Jobs: Sid Wainer & Son

SID WAINER & SON Customized Recruitment at The Bronx Overall Economic Development Corp. 851 Grand Concourse, Rotunda (by Elevator) Bronx, N.Y. 10451   Date:            Friday, March 20, 2015 Time:           10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. County:       Bronx Contact:      New York Works […]

Bronx Jobs: Domino’s Pizza

Bronx Jobs: Domino’s Pizza

  DOMINO’S The Bronx Overall Economic Development Corp. 851 Grand Concourse, Rotunda (by Elevator) Bronx, N.Y. 10451 Date: Friday, March 20, 2015 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. County: Bronx Contact: New York Works Program at the BOEDC Phone: 1 […]

J.C. Polanco, Esq., MBA

Polanco Politics — America Needs Bibi Netanyahu

Bibi Netanyahu: America’s Friend In The Middle East Nothing gets ultra-left Democrats more excited that an imaginary disrespect of the President Obama’s powers over made up protocol. Speaker John Boehner invited Prime Minister Netanyahu to address the Congress. As Speaker of […]

THE MMA JOURNALIST: New York MMA Bill Vote Could Come After April 21

THE MMA JOURNALIST: New York MMA Bill Vote Could Come After April 21

From the Political Ringside by Jim Genia We’re finally getting a firmer inkling of a legislative timetable for the 2015 MMA bill. According to Speaker Carl Heastie… …A bill to legalize mixed-martial arts will likely be considered by the conference […]

by · March 18, 2015 · Sports
BronxTalk: Jerome-Cromwell Re-Zoning, Part 2 (Video)

BronxTalk: Jerome-Cromwell Re-Zoning, Part 2 (Video)

Last night on BronxTalk, host Gary Axlebank gave community leaders a chance to respond to the Department of City Planning and Housing Preservation and Development representatives who appeared on last week’s show looking at ‘The Jerome-Cromwell Study’. Monday’s show featured discussion surrounding community engagement, union […]

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Corruption Watch: Suffer The People

Corruption: Why They Do It and What Should We Do By Karen D. Clements The negative impact of corruption weighs heavily on any community but particularly on those that lack development and have high unemployment rates. Those communities have to […]

Councilman Andy King

CM KING BRINGS CONSTITUENT SERVICES DIRECTLY TO NYCHA RESIDENTS

BRONX — In order to better serve his constituents beyond the hours of 9-5, New York City Council Member Andy King and his staff will be hosting “Constituent Services Night” every other week at a different NYCHA housing development in […]

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GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES NEW PERSONNEL PICKS

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced five appointments to his administration. These appointments bring additional talent to the administration and will build on the Governor’s bold agenda. “These men and women bring substantial knowledge and expertise to their new roles […]

by · March 17, 2015 · Government
The Bronx Celebrates Saint Patrick’s Day in Throggs Neck

The Bronx Celebrates Saint Patrick’s Day in Throggs Neck

Despite the chilly winds, thousands of spectators lined up for the 17th Annual Bronx St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The celebration was hosted by The Throggs Neck St. Patrick’s Day Committee, chaired by James McQuade, and the Throggs Neck Benevolent Association. […]