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Bronx DA: Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark Announces Office’s First-Ever Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer

Bronx DA: Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark Announces Office’s First-Ever Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer

BRONX DISTRICT ATTORNEY DARCEL D. CLARK ANNOUNCES OFFICE’S  FIRST-EVER CHIEF DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION OFFICER Valerie Kennedy Appointed to Role   Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced the appointment of the first-ever Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer […]

by · July 13, 2021 · Bulletin Board
First Block Party of 2021

First Block Party of 2021

Thwaites Place Block Party By Robert Press Now that the COVID-19 Pandemic is winding down New York City is reopening, after one year of no events the Annual Thwaites Place Block Party took place Saturday. The last Block Party here was […]

by · July 13, 2021 · Bulletin Board

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

To The Editor: It is my opinion that the least talked-about major social problem that we have in our country is “LONELINESS.”  I believe that it was Henry David Thoreau who said that most people “lead lives of quiet desperation.”  […]

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My Second Life-Changing “Story”

My first life-changing “story” occurred in 1969.  My second one occured in 2020-2021. I never thought that something like this would happen to me in my seniors years…but it did. When I was in high school in 1968, I had […]

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Bronx Business News You Can Use

Legislative Updates, New Grants, Events and Much More Please click View/Allow Images so you don’t miss a thing! The Friday Extra In this week’s Friday Extra, Lisa Sorin and Anna Reyes join the Hometown Heroes Ticker Tape Parade on July […]

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Whose Birthday Is It? July 13, 2021

Whose Birthday Is It? July 13, 2021

Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor (1608) When Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand III ascended the throne, the Thirty Years’ War had been raging for 20 years. After his accession, the war took a disastrous turn. Though he prohibited religious freedom in his own domains, he compromised with Europe’s Protestant powers and agreed to the Peace of Westphalia. The treaty ended 30 years of religious strife in central Europe but greatly reduced the central power of the Holy Roman Empire. Despite the war, Ferdinand made time to pursue what pastime? More…

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Quote of the Day: July 13, 2021

Quote of the Day: July 13, 2021

It is a hopeless endeavor to attract people to a theater unless they can be first brought to believe that they will never get into it. Charles Dickens (1812-1870)

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Word of the Day: July 13, 2021

Word of the Day: July 13, 2021

pervade Definition: (verb) Spread or diffuse through. Synonyms: imbue, permeate, riddle, penetrate Usage: Yet amid all these varieties and incongruities, there is a common meaning or spirit which pervades his writings. Discuss.

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Wave Hill Events July 22-July 29

Wave Hill Events July 22-July 29

Wrap up your week with a trip to the gardens and experience the soft summer breeze all while enjoying the blooms around you. Advance admission reservations are encouraged, but no longer required! Walk-in visitors are now welcome. Our free shuttles will […]

by · July 9, 2021 · Bulletin Board

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is Here – Shop 100+ New Brands This Year

We’re excited to share our Nordstrom Anniversary Sale preview site launched today on Nordstrom.com! Anniversary Sale is our biggest and most popular sale of the year, featuring brand-new arrivals from the best brands on sale for women, men, children and the home—including apparel, shoes, accessories, beauty, and active.     This year, Anniversary Sale runs from […]

by · July 9, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Four Defendants Indicted for Sex Trafficking of Two Teen Girls and an 18-Year-Old Woman in the Bronx

Bronx DA: Four Defendants Indicted for Sex Trafficking of Two Teen Girls and an 18-Year-Old Woman in the Bronx

FOUR DEFENDANTS INDICTED FOR SEX TRAFFICKING OF TWO TEEN GIRLS AND AN 18-YEAR-OLD WOMAN IN THE BRONX Defendant Coerced Victims Using Violence and Drugs             Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that three Bronx men and a woman […]

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Center for Independence of the Disabled, New York Announces Retirement of Executive Director Susan M. Dooha and the Appointment of Dr. Sharon M. McLennon-Wier as CIDNY’s New Executive Director

Center for Independence of the Disabled, New York Announces Retirement of Executive Director Susan M. Dooha and the Appointment of Dr. Sharon M. McLennon-Wier as CIDNY’s New Executive Director New York, NY, July 06, 2021 – The Center for Independence […]

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Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

Media, Left Ignore Danger

Media, Left Ignore Danger   The media has failed to dwell on the reality that America and its’ friends and allies are imperiled as never before. Russia has attacked a key pipeline (don’t believe the criminal organization story; nothing happens […]

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Where are the Primary Day results

Where are the Primary Day results

100 PERCENT Primary Day Was June 23nd  So Who Won, and Where is the Integrity of the Election? By Robert Press Photo by Robert Press Primary Day was June 23, 2021, so why is it on July 4th people still do […]

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Mayor Proclaims June 29, 2021 Destination Tomorrow Day

Mayor Proclaims June 29, 2021 Destination Tomorrow Day

Mayor de Blasio Delivers Remarks at Destination Tomorrow’s Pride Heritage Event By Robert Press Mayor Bill de Blasio attended the Destination Tomorrow event Tuesday June 29th not only to show his pride, but he had a job to do while […]

by · July 9, 2021 · Bulletin Board