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Santa relaxes in White Castle across the street after downing some Belly Bombers.

Allerton Avenue Christmas Tree Lighting

This was no ordinary Christmas tree lighting because the giant tree used for years at the corner of Boston Road and Allerton Avenue could not be used this tear. Due to the inclement weather a smaller tree could not be […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board
One Morris Park Community Association Executive Board member can't believe what he is hearing about the new State Criminal Laws that take effect January 1,2020

New state Criminal Laws and What it Means to You

Officers of the 49th Precinct came to the Morris Park Community Meeting late Wednesday night. They explained that they were at training for the new New York State Criminal Laws that take effect January 1, 2020.While the officers are to […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board
BP DIAZ HOSTS CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING

BP DIAZ HOSTS CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING

On Thursday, December 5, 2019 (TOMORROW), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will host the borough’s annual Bronx Christmas tree lighting ceremony along with special holiday festivities.The evening will include a visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus, who will bring hot […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? December 5, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? December 5, 2019

Paul Painlevé (1863) A mathematical prodigy, Painlevé embarked on a career devoted to science, but he turned to politics after the Dreyfus Affair sparked his interest. In World War I, he held several French cabinet posts and was briefly premier in 1917. He was premier again in 1925 and was later minister of war and minister of aviation. In mathematics, Painlevé ranked among the best minds of his time, and he made important contributions in the field of differential equations. What are the Painlevé transcendents? More…

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: December 5, 2019

Quote of the Day: December 5, 2019

The soldier never becomes wholly familiar with the conception of his foes as men like himself; he cannot divest himself of the feeling that they are another order of beings, differently conditioned, in an environment not altogether of the earth. Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: December 5, 2019

Word of the Day: December 5, 2019

fracas  Definition: (noun) Noisy quarrel. Synonyms: affray, altercation Usage: A loud and violent fracas took place between the infantry Colonel and his lady, who were dining at the Cafe de Paris. Discuss.

by · December 5, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Reminder: Enjoy Bingo and win Raffles This Friday in support of Bronx Crime Victims

Reminder: Enjoy Bingo and win Raffles This Friday in support of Bronx Crime Victims

This Friday, December 6th 2019, Crime Victims Support Services of the North Bronx will be holding their seasonal Bingo Fest. Come enjoy Bingo games with additional Raffles, Door Prizes, 50/50, Gift Certificates, and more! Hosted at the Redwood Club, 2680 […]

by · December 4, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Community Events
Assembly Member Marcos Crespo, Councilmember Rafael Salamanca, NYCDCC Executive Secretary-Treasurer Joseph Geiger and Union Carpenters/Contractors at Bronx Turkey Drive

Union Carpenters And Contractors Thanksgiving Drives

UNION CARPENTERS AND CONTRACTORS BRING HOLIDAY CHEER TO FAMILIES IN THE BRONX WITH NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY MEMBER MARCOS CRESPO AND COUNCIL MEMBER RAFAEL SALAMANCA Union Carpenters And Contractors Donate $100,000 This Holiday Season To Families In Need The New […]

by · December 4, 2019 · Bulletin Board
VNNA  TREE LIGHTING 12/15/19

VNNA TREE LIGHTING 12/15/19

by · December 4, 2019 · Bulletin Board
VNNA CHRISTMAS PARTY 12/9/19

VNNA CHRISTMAS PARTY 12/9/19

by · December 4, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? December 4, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? December 4, 2019

Samuel Butler (1835) Butler was a British novelist and critic. Descended from clergymen, he grappled for years with Christianity and evolution in his writings, first embracing, then rejecting, Charles Darwin’s theories. He is best known for his autobiographical novel The Way of All Flesh. During his lifetime, his reputation rested on the utopian satire Erewhon (1872), which foreshadowed the end of the Victorian illusion of eternal progress. What prediction did Butler make about human evolution? More…

by · December 4, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: December 4, 2019

Quote of the Day: December 4, 2019

By a curious confusion, many modern critics have passed from the proposition that a masterpiece may be unpopular to the other proposition that unless it is unpopular it cannot be a masterpiece. Gilbert Chesterton (1874-1936)

by · December 4, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: December 4, 2019

Word of the Day: December 4, 2019

lettered  Definition: (adjective) Highly educated; having extensive information or understanding. Synonyms: knowledgeable, well-read, learned Usage: They are few in number, but it is a choice audience, a lettered audience. Discuss.

by · December 4, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Be A Census Taker

Be A Census Taker

by · December 2, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Jobs
Assemblywoman Reyes with students from the Equality Charter High School of Castle Hill gave out frozen turkeys and fixings to people who had registration slips with the assembly woman's office.

Parkchester Turkey Giveaway

It was a couple of days before Thanksgiving, and out and about throughout the Bronx elected officials were giving out frozen turkeys or vouchers to local supermarkets for a free turkey for Thanksgiving. The Bronx Borough President’s office handed frozen […]

by · December 2, 2019 · Bulletin Board