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East Bronx History Forum – Bronx Woman, Weds 7:30pm March 18th

East Bronx History Forum – Bronx Woman, Weds 7:30pm March 18th

In February 1980, President Jimmy Carter issued a presidential proclamation declaring March 8, as National Women’s History Week.  Presidential proclamations have since designated March as Women’s History Month. The Huntington Free Library and The East Bronx History Forum are pleased […]

by · March 17, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Women
Council Member Vacca Endorses Move NY Fair Plan

Council Member Vacca Endorses Move NY Fair Plan

Deputy Leader, Council Member James Vacca Endorses Move NY Fair Plan Bronx Residents to see EZ-Pass Tolls Cut by up to 45% on Every Tolled Bridge: Throgs Neck, Whitestone, Triboro/RFK and Henry Hudson Bridges Plan Will Reduce Fares on Express […]

by · March 17, 2015 · Bulletin Board
Irish Art Center Book Day & CM Torres

Irish Art Center Book Day & CM Torres

10,000 FREE BOOKS BY IRISH AUTHORS TO BE GIVEN AWAY IN ALL 5 BOROUGHS ON ST. PATRICK’S DAY NYC Council Member Ritchie Torres will be handing out books as part of 5th annual Irish Arts Center Book Day WHAT: NYC […]

by · March 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
Bronx HS Students Compete for Culinary Scholarship

Bronx HS Students Compete for Culinary Scholarship

7 local Bronx high school students will be competed for a full academic scholarship for Monroe College’s Culinary Arts program during the upcoming America’s Best High School Chef and Pastry Competition (ABHSC). The competition was held Saturday, February 28 at […]

Council Member King and DSNY Commissioner Garcia Announce New Trash Receptacles Being Placed Throughout The 12th Council District

Council Member King and DSNY Commissioner Garcia Announce New Trash Receptacles Being Placed Throughout The 12th Council District

BRONX — New York City Council Member Andy King and New York City Department of Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia are pleased to announce that new trash receptacle cans are being placed throughout the 12th Council District today, March 16th.   […]

by · March 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board
SENATOR KLEIN CELEBRATES ST. PATRICK’S DAY WITH THOUSANDS OF BRONXITES AT 17TH ANNUAL THROGGS NECK PARADE

SENATOR KLEIN CELEBRATES ST. PATRICK’S DAY WITH THOUSANDS OF BRONXITES AT 17TH ANNUAL THROGGS NECK PARADE

Klein Donates More Than 5,000 Shamrock Cookies to Parade Marchers In Honor of St. Patrick’s Day   BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), together with Congressman Joseph Crowley (D-Bronx), Assemblyman Michael Benedetto (D-Bronx), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz […]

by · March 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
BP DIAZ CELEBRATES IRISH HERITAGE & CULTURE IN WOODLAWN

BP DIAZ CELEBRATES IRISH HERITAGE & CULTURE IN WOODLAWN

On Thursday, March 12, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Irish Heritage & Culture Celebration at the Rambling House in Woodlawn. This year’s honorees included Patricia Lynch, Government/Media Strategist; Joseph McDermott, Executive Director of the Consortium for […]

by · March 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Cultures, Holidays
BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 16, 2015

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 16, 2015

Cases of Interest For the week of March 16th, 2015  Monday, March 16, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Martinez-Alonso, M. Justice Iacovetta Part 96   Decision on Motions/Possible Grand Jury Action CLAUDE BLONCOURT Bloncourt is […]

by · March 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Department of Sanitation Begins Enforcing New Collection Bins Law

Department of Sanitation Begins Enforcing New Collection Bins Law

  Department of Sanitation Begins Enforcing New Collection Bins Law Tomorrow, March 14   New laws allowing the Department of Sanitation to immediately remove illegally placed clothing collection bins on public property take effect tomorrow, March 14. Past regulations required […]

by · March 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board
BP DIAZ PRAISES LEGISLATION ON HERMAN BADILLO POST OFFICE

BP DIAZ PRAISES LEGISLATION ON HERMAN BADILLO POST OFFICE

  Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. is praising Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, as well as his borough’s Congressional delegation, for introducing legislation today that would rename the Morrisania branch of the United State Post Office in honor […]

STATEMENT FROM SENATOR JEFF KLEIN ON THE PASSING OF LARRY HOCKERT:

“I am deeply saddened to hear the news of Larry Hockert’s passing. Throughout his tenure as a devoted member and later Board Chair of Community Board 8, Larry made a significant and positive impact on the Bronx community. His constant […]

by · March 15, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Obituary
SENATOR JEFF KLEIN & SACK WERN HOUSES RESIDENTS’ COUNCIL HOST COMMUNITY BINGO NIGHT

SENATOR JEFF KLEIN & SACK WERN HOUSES RESIDENTS’ COUNCIL HOST COMMUNITY BINGO NIGHT

BRONX, NY –  State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) and the Sack Wern Houses Residents’ Council together hosted Senator Klein’s monthly bingo night on Friday, March 13th at the Sack Wern Houses in Clason Point. The event was attended by more […]

by · March 15, 2015 · Bulletin Board
This Week in Parks: Mar 15, 2015 – Mar 18, 2015

This Week in Parks: Mar 15, 2015 – Mar 18, 2015

nyc.gov/parks Connect with NYC Parks This Week in Parks: Mar 15, 2015 – Mar 18, 2015 Citywide Highlights St. Patrick’s Day We’re celebrating Irish culture with hikes, a ghost tour, and most of all, a huge parade. Come out and […]

by · March 15, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Parks
SENATOR KLEIN TO CELEBRATE ST. PATRICK’S DAY WITH THOUSANDS OF BRONXITES AT 17TH ANNUAL THROGGS NECK PARADE

SENATOR KLEIN TO CELEBRATE ST. PATRICK’S DAY WITH THOUSANDS OF BRONXITES AT 17TH ANNUAL THROGGS NECK PARADE

Klein To Donate More Than 5,000 Shamrock Cookies to Parade Marchers In Honor of St. Patrick’s Day   BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), joined by local elected officials, community leaders and thousands of Bronxites will march in […]

by · March 14, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
Veterans Invited to Attend 2015 Veterans Job & Resource Fair, Vendor Booths still available

Veterans Invited to Attend 2015 Veterans Job & Resource Fair, Vendor Booths still available