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Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza join students, families, and teachers for the first day of the 2018-19 school year at PS 377 in Ozone Park, Queens. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office

Where The Pols Are, December 10

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Albany with no public schedule. Mayor Bill de Blasio visits an injured police officer at Staten Island University Hospital North. 9:30 AM – Rep. Adriano Espaillat and state Sen.-elect Robert Jackson hold a press conference […]

First Oral Insulin for Diabetics Takes Major Step Towards FDA Approval as Bronx Trial Gets Underway

First Oral Insulin for Diabetics Takes Major Step Towards FDA Approval as Bronx Trial Gets Underway

First Oral Insulin for Diabetics Takes Major Step Towards FDA Approval as Bronx Trial Gets Underway Bronx, NY  – Dozens of type 2 diabetics in New York City are testing what promises to be the first oral insulin product to […]

by · December 9, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Health
Bronx DA: Bronx Prosecutor To Receive Thomas E. Dewey Medal

Bronx DA: Bronx Prosecutor To Receive Thomas E. Dewey Medal

BRONX PROSECUTOR TO RECEIVE THOMAS E. DEWEY MEDAL ADA Raymond Valerio Will Be Honored By New York City Bar Association Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that Assistant District Attorney Raymond Valerio is a recipient of the Thomas […]

Holiday Food and Craft Fair – December 11

Holiday Food and Craft Fair – December 11

by · December 9, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
Holiday Gift Guide Released by NYC Department of Sanitation and donateNYC

Holiday Gift Guide Released by NYC Department of Sanitation and donateNYC

Holiday Gift Guide Released by NYC Department of Sanitation and donateNYC  Get Unique Gifts at Second-Hand Stores!  Looking for that perfect and unique gift this holiday season? Consider one of the City’s many second hand stores! To help with the […]

by · December 9, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
Want to be a part of your community? Join your local community board!

Want to be a part of your community? Join your local community board!

by · December 8, 2018 · Bulletin Board

HOW DOES THE TIME SPENT IN LOCAL JAILS VARY BY COUNTY FOR INMATES ULTIMATELY DESTINED FOR NEW YORK STATE PRISON?

HOW DOES THE TIME SPENT IN LOCAL JAILS VARY BY COUNTY FOR INMATES ULTIMATELY DESTINED FOR NEW YORK STATE PRISON? In 2017 there were just over 12,800 newly sentenced inmates in the New York State prison system. Roughly 5,300 (42 […]

by · December 8, 2018 · Bulletin Board

COUNCIL MEMBER FERNANDO CABRERA CONDEMNS FIRING OF OEM COMMISSIONER

COUNCIL MEMBER FERNANDO CABRERA CONDEMNS FIRING OF OEM COMMISSIONER Bronx, NY– “Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Joseph Esposito is the latest victim of the cites poor repose to the November 15 snow emergency.  Commissioner Esposito should not be fired.  In […]

by · December 8, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NYPD Appreciation Luncheon Invite – December 21

NYPD Appreciation Luncheon Invite – December 21

by · December 7, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? December 7, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? December 7, 2018

Gerard Peter Kuiper (1905) The “father of modern planetary science,” Dutch-American astronomer Gerard Kuiper made many discoveries about the solar system, among them the presence of a methane atmosphere around Saturn’s satellite Titan and a carbon dioxide-rich one on Mars […]

by · December 7, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: December 7, 2018

Quote of the Day: December 7, 2018

All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince. Plato (427 BC-347 BC)  

by · December 7, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: December 7, 2018

Word of the Day: December 7, 2018

self-aggrandizement Definition: (noun) The act or practice of enhancing or exaggerating one’s own importance, power, or reputation. Synonyms: ego trip Usage: The speaker encouraged bursts of applause from the crowd, which many suspected was merely a form of self-aggrandizement.  

by · December 7, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Healthfirst Holiday Celebration – December 20

Healthfirst Holiday Celebration – December 20

by · December 7, 2018 · Bulletin Board

HUNDREDS OF WORKERS, ELECTED OFFICIALS AND LABOR LEADERS RALLY IN SUPPORT OF WORKER STRIKE AGAINST CHARTER SPECTRUM

HUNDREDS OF WORKERS, ELECTED OFFICIALS AND LABOR LEADERS RALLY IN SUPPORT OF WORKER STRIKE AGAINST CHARTER SPECTRUM   Outside Spectrum NY Headquarters, Gov. Cuomo, State and City Elected Officials Sign Boycott Pledge   Local Union No. 3, IBEW To Launch […]

by · December 7, 2018 · Bulletin Board

BP DIAZ & SPEAK UP FOR A BETTER BRONX TO CARRY PETITIONS SUPPORTING METRO-NORTH EXPANSION

BP DIAZ & SPEAK UP FOR A BETTER BRONX TO CARRY PETITIONS SUPPORTING METRO-NORTH EXPANSION During busy holiday season, BP Diaz & community activists will Collect hundreds signatures calling on Amtrak to cease blocking new transit options for the East […]

by · December 6, 2018 · Bulletin Board