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Word of the Day: April 18, 2019

Word of the Day: April 18, 2019

cogwheel Definition: (noun) A toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion. Synonyms: gear Usage: Wheels began to revolve faster and faster, levers and cogwheels to work, chimes to play, […]

by · April 18, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Teamster Nation

Teamster Nation

Listen to the latest edition of the Teamster Nation Podcast and learn how Local 237 in New York City used an event honoring former staffer and journalist Marie Colvin to also pay tribute to three school safety agents who stood […]

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Labor, Podcasts
Magic Night

Magic Night

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Men’s Sexual Assault Awareness Event

Men’s Sexual Assault Awareness Event

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
5-5-5-5 LODD Active Firefighter Christopher A. Slutman Wake and Funeral

5-5-5-5 LODD Active Firefighter Christopher A. Slutman Wake and Funeral

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Obituary
Whose Birthday Is It? April 17, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? April 17, 2019

John Pierpont Morgan (1837) The son of a financier, Morgan began his career as an accountant before being named a partner in the firm that became J.P. Morgan and Company. One of the world’s most powerful railroad magnates, he formed […]

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

Quote of the Day: April 17, 2019

Rising genius always shoots out its rays from among the clouds, but these will gradually roll away and disappear as it ascends to its steady luster. Washington Irving (1783-1859)  

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

Word of the Day: April 17, 2019

dolorous Definition: (adjective) Marked by or exhibiting sorrow, grief, or pain. Synonyms: lachrymose, weeping, tearful Usage: She always speaks with a wailing, dolorous voice—you are nervously expecting her to burst into tears every moment. Discuss.  

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
2019 VNNA DINNER INVITE AND JOURNAL AD INFORMATION

2019 VNNA DINNER INVITE AND JOURNAL AD INFORMATION

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ ATTENDS ANTI-VIOLENCE MARCH

BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ ATTENDS ANTI-VIOLENCE MARCH

On Sunday, April 14, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. attended the “Kings Stop Killing Kings” anti-violence march and rally. The march took place on the Grand Concourse, beginning at Fordham Road, and stopped at The Bronx County Building at East […]

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
What’s Happening Here – Morris Park Avenue – Bronx Community Board 11

What’s Happening Here – Morris Park Avenue – Bronx Community Board 11

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
LEARNING HOW TO PREVENT LEGIONNAIRES’

LEARNING HOW TO PREVENT LEGIONNAIRES’

by · April 17, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Over 100 NYCHA Youth Participate in Baseball Clinics with MLB Pros

Over 100 NYCHA Youth Participate in Baseball Clinics with MLB Pros

On Saturday April 13th, Betances youth residents had the opportunity to participate in a baseball training day in Williamsburg, Brooklyn with former Major League Baseball players in a kick-off event for RDC’s Heart of the City Baseball initiative, a commitment […]

by · April 16, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Sports
Whose Birthday Is It? April 16, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? April 16, 2019

Jules Hardouin Mansart (1646) Mansart was a French architect and town planner who completed the Palace of Versailles. Favored by Louis XIV, he was made the chief architect for royal buildings. After enlarging the château of Saint-Germain-en-Laye, he began work […]

by · April 16, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: April 16, 2019

Quote of the Day: April 16, 2019

It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived. Henry Fielding (1707-1754)  

by · April 16, 2019 · Bulletin Board