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Quote of the Day: September 4, 2018

Quote of the Day: September 4, 2018

Before I do anything I feel that I have choice, and that influences what I do; but afterwards, when the thing is done, I believe that it was inevitable from all eternity. W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965)  

by · September 4, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: September 4, 2018

Word of the Day: September 4, 2018

misapply Definition: (verb) Apply to a wrong thing or person; apply badly or incorrectly. Synonyms: misuse Usage: Thus they misapply the sacred writings to defend practices yet more corrupt than those I have been speaking of.  

by · September 4, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Summer Concert Series 2018

Bronx Summer Concert Series 2018

by · August 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? August 31, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? August 31, 2018

Ramon Magsaysay (1907) A Philippine guerrilla leader during World War II, Magsaysay helped combat the Japanese occupation and clear the way for US forces to liberate the island nation. He then entered politics and, as secretary of defense, spearheaded one […]

by · August 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: August 31, 2018

Quote of the Day: August 31, 2018

It is of great importance in a republic not only to guard the society against the oppression of its rulers, but to guard one part of the society against the injustice of the other part … If a majority be […]

by · August 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: August 31, 2018

Word of the Day: August 31, 2018

villainous Definition: (adjective) Extremely wicked. Synonyms: nefarious Usage: A villainous band of thieves targeted our neighborhood and in one night made off with 17 cars.  

by · August 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board

NOTICE OF SALE – SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK (FOLEY SQUARE) Brown, Royston

NOTICE OF SALE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK (FOLEY SQUARE) GUSTAVIA HOME, LLC; Plaintiff v. ROYSTON BROWN, et al; Defendants Attorney for Plaintiff: Hasbani & Light, P.C., 450 7th Ave, Suite 1408, NY, NY 10123; (646) 490-6677 Pursuant to judgment […]

by · August 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
A Day of Remembrance 2018

A Day of Remembrance 2018

by · August 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? August 30, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? August 30, 2018

Jacques-Louis David (1748) The unchallenged painter of the French Revolution, and later the official portraitist to Napoleon, David was the virtual art dictator of France for a generation. His pervasive influence on European art extended beyond painting to determine the […]

by · August 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: August 30, 2018

Quote of the Day: August 30, 2018

Never … be mean in anything; never be false; never be cruel. Avoid those three vices … and I can always be hopeful of you. Charles Dickens (1812-1870)  

by · August 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: August 30, 2018

Word of the Day: August 30, 2018

divest Definition: (verb) Remove (someone’s or one’s own) clothes. Synonyms: undress, disinvest, strip Usage: Frowning with vexation at the effort necessary to divest himself of his coat and trousers, the prince undressed.  

by · August 30, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Tuesday, September 11th at 8:30 A.M. “9/11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY” at the Jacobi Memorial Garden

Tuesday, September 11th at 8:30 A.M. “9/11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY” at the Jacobi Memorial Garden

by · August 29, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Free Seminar “Assessing Your Company’s Financial Needs”

Free Seminar “Assessing Your Company’s Financial Needs”

by · August 29, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? August 29, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? August 29, 2018

Vivien Theodore Thomas (1910) When the Great Depression hit, Thomas was forced to set aside his dreams of becoming a doctor and instead found work as a laboratory assistant to American surgeon Alfred Blalock. He spent the next 34 years […]

by · August 29, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: August 29, 2018

Quote of the Day: August 29, 2018

I pity from the bottom of my heart any nation or body of people that is so unfortunate as to get entangled in the net of slavery. Booker T. Washington (1856-1915)  

by · August 29, 2018 · Bulletin Board