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NYC Recycles, Dec. 2014, Electronic Waste Ban Starts January 2015

Electronic Waste Ban Starts January 2015 As of January 2015, it will be illegal to discard electronics in the trash or at the curb. The electronics covered by this New York State law include computers and their peripherals, televisions, fax […]

by · December 14, 2014 · Bulletin Board

AERIAL INFRARED DEER SURVEY

This is to inform you that NYC Parks will be conducting an AERIAL INFRARED DEER SURVEY over the Bronx Monday night (12/15/14) in Bronx Park and Pelham Bay Park.

by · December 14, 2014 · Bulletin Board
SENATOR KLEIN HONORED BY HEBREW HOME AT RIVERDALE WITH PRESTIGIOUS “PARTNER IN QUALITY” AWARD

SENATOR KLEIN HONORED BY HEBREW HOME AT RIVERDALE WITH PRESTIGIOUS “PARTNER IN QUALITY” AWARD

Senator Jeff Klein(D-Bronx/Westchester) was honored by the Hebrew Home at Riverdale on Friday, December 12th, where the acclaimed non-profit geriatric care organization presented him with the “Partner in Quality” award. The prestigious award recognized Senator Klein for his long-standing commitment […]

by · December 13, 2014 · Bulletin Board
Bronx D.A.: Misplaced Loyalty Leads to Mom’s Killing

Bronx D.A.: Misplaced Loyalty Leads to Mom’s Killing

by · December 13, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Bronx D.A.: Justice Delayed, Justice Served

Bronx D.A.: Justice Delayed, Justice Served

by · December 13, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Catch the Geminid Meteor Shower tonight at Van Cortlandt Park

Catch the Geminid Meteor Shower tonight at Van Cortlandt Park

One and All are invited to join the urban Park Rangers at Van Cortlandt Park at 7:00PM Tonight to see the Geminid Meteor Shower. Meet at the Nature Center entrance at 246th & Broadway One of the most spectacular displays of […]

by · December 13, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Local Events
Mark The First Night of Chanukah with Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj

Mark The First Night of Chanukah with Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj

Everyone is invited to join Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and community leaders to mark the first night of Chanukah with a menorah lighting ceremony. Tuesday, December 16th at 4:30PM At the Northwest Corner of Morris Park Ave. and Eastchester Rd.

Bronx-Whitestone Bridge Nighttime Lane Closures

The Bronx-Whitestone Bridge will have two Queensbound lanes and one lane to the Bronx closed during overnight hours two nights next week while the Queens Approach is being restored back to a six-lane configuration as the $109 million reconstruction and […]

by · December 12, 2014 · Bulletin Board
Senator Klein & Assemblyman Gjonaj Host 19th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Senator Klein & Assemblyman Gjonaj Host 19th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Press release:

by · December 12, 2014 · Bulletin Board

SENATOR KLEIN CONGRATULATES BRONX REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WINNERS ON $1.3 MILLION FUNDING AWARD

At the Regional Economic Development Awards, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced the allocation of $1.3 million in funding for community-based organizations and non-profits in the 34th Senate District. The four winners included: the North Riverdale Merchant Business […]

by · December 11, 2014 · Bulletin Board
Students at Bronx HS for Law, Government and Justice Participate in Cablevision ‘Meet the Leaders @ School’ Event With Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.

Students at Bronx HS for Law, Government and Justice Participate in Cablevision ‘Meet the Leaders @ School’ Event With Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.

Elected Leader/Students Discuss Topics of Importance to Young People in the Bronx Bronx, NY, December 9, 2014 — As part of Cablevision’s year-long celebration of the Bronx Centennial, students in grades 9 through 12 at Bronx High School for Law, […]

by · December 11, 2014 · Bulletin Board
Wave Hill Events Dec 12–Dec 19

Wave Hill Events Dec 12–Dec 19

The holiday season is surely a joyful time. But it can bring with it some pretty strong pressure points, too—family, work, friends, meals, gifts. (Stop already, right?)  How fortunate that Wave Hill offers an experience that both expands our moments […]

by · December 11, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Westchester Square BID Holiday Celebration Today

Westchester Square BID Holiday Celebration Today

by · December 11, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Holidays

STATEMENTS FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENTS ADAMS, BREWER, DIAZ, KATZ AND ODDO ON THEIR FCRC VOTE TO EXPAND PUBLIC WIFI ACCESS IN NEW YORK CITY

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.: “Throughout this process my office, my colleagues in the other boroughs and Comptroller Scott Stringer raised serious concerns about the proposed ‘LinkNYC’ WiFi program. We are grateful to this administration, especially the Department of […]

by · December 11, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Technology

Comment Period Opens December 11, 2014 for Amendments to the NYMTC 2014-2018 TIP

Notice of Comment Period  Topic:       Proposed Transportation Improvement Program Amendments Affecting 31 Projects    Period:     December 11, 2014 through December 23, 2014 The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) announces a public comment period for proposed amendments to the […]

by · December 11, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Transportation