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Office of the Bronx County District Attorney: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 21, 2018

Office of the Bronx County District Attorney: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 21, 2018

Monday, January 21, 2019 HOLIDAY MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY All court parts except Arraignments will be closed.   Tuesday, January 22, 2019 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Dolan, M. Neary 70 Hearings   Jonaiki Martinez […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BP Diaz invites you to 2019 MLK Community Interfaith Service – January 21st

BP Diaz invites you to 2019 MLK Community Interfaith Service – January 21st

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act

STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act

“For far too long women in New York State have not had the right to make their own choices about their healthcare sufficiently protected and codified into law. Thankfully, that is set to change. I support New York’s Reproductive Health […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

Richard Smith Award: Veterans’ Hall of Fame Year: 2005 Richard Smith, who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in 1865, is deserving of a place among New York State’s elite veterans for heroic and gallant service to his country […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
Whose Birthday Is It? January 21, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? January 21, 2019

Karl Wallenda (1905) Wallenda was a German-born US circus acrobat and founder and leader of the acrobatic troupe that came to be known as the Flying Wallendas. The group gained notoriety in Europe for its high-wire acts without a safety […]

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 21, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 21, 2019

Every desire bears its death in its very gratification. Curiosity languishes under repeated stimulants, and novelties cease to excite and surprise, until at length we cannot wonder even at a miracle. Washington Irving (1783-1859)  

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 21, 2019

Word of the Day: January 21, 2019

roughage Definition: (noun) Coarse, indigestible plant food low in nutrients; its bulk stimulates intestinal peristalsis. Synonyms: fiber Usage: Fruits and vegetables should be eaten every day to ensure that one gets enough roughage in his diet. Discuss.  

by · January 21, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Two Florida Men Indicted For Gun Trafficking In Bronx

Bronx DA: Two Florida Men Indicted For Gun Trafficking In Bronx

TWO FLORIDA MEN INDICTED FOR GUN TRAFFICKING IN BRONX; ALLEGEDLY BROUGHT IN DRUM MAGAZINES THAT HOLD 50 ROUNDS ENABLING PISTOL TO FIRE 50 BULLETS IN 30 SECONDS Sold 12 Semi-Automatic Pistols and Other High-Capacity Ammunition Clips          Bronx District […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act

STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: New York State Reproductive Health Act “For far too long women in New York State have not had the right to make their own choices about their healthcare sufficiently protected and codified into law. […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? January 18, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? January 18, 2019

Alan Alexander Milne (1882) Milne was an English author who began his literary career as a journalist before publishing collections of verses for children, including When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six. He is, however, best remembered […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 18, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 18, 2019

As long as learning is connected with earning, as long as certain jobs can only be reached through exams, so long must we take this examination system seriously. If another ladder to employment was contrived, much so-called education would disappear, […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 18, 2019

Word of the Day: January 18, 2019

sacristy Definition: (noun) A room in a church where sacred vessels and vestments are kept or meetings are held. Synonyms: vestry Usage: We were admitted to the sacristy and shown the magnificent robes which the Pope wore when he crowned […]

by · January 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? January 17, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? January 17, 2019

Benjamin Franklin (1706) Regarded as one of the most extraordinary public servants in American history, Franklin was also a printer, publisher, author, scientist, and inventor. After gaining popularity as the publisher of Poor Richard’s Almanack, he promoted public services in […]

by · January 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 17, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 17, 2019

Opportunities flit by while we sit regretting the chances we have lost, and the happiness that comes to us we heed not, because of the happiness that is gone. Jerome K. Jerome (1859-1927)  

by · January 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 17, 2019

Word of the Day: January 17, 2019

has-been Definition: (noun) Someone who is no longer popular. Synonyms: back-number Usage: There is a fine line between pop star and washed-up has-been, and the poor sales of her newest record seem to indicate that she has crossed it. Discuss. […]

by · January 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board