Community Affairs

Fitness Boot Camp

Fitness Boot Camp

by · February 6, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs
Latoya Joyner- Member NYS Assembly

Assemblywoman Joyner on election of Carl Heastie as Speaker

Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner, 77th Assembly District, issued the following statement after voting to elect Carl Heastie as the new Speaker of the New York State Assembly. Joyner is one of the two new members of the New York State Assembly. […]

42nd Precinct Community Candlelight Vigil

42nd Precinct Community Candlelight Vigil

by · February 5, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs
Sex Offenders Found Residing in Bronx Family Homeless Shelter

Sex Offenders Found Residing in Bronx Family Homeless Shelter

Community members are outraged after a former Bronx motel turned homeless shelter has two registered sex offenders living in the facility. The former hot-sheets motel, Capri-Whitestone, known for it’s blood stained mattresses and bed bugs closed last year with the […]

THIS SATURDAY- Hart Island Meeting. 3-430pm at the City Island Library

THIS SATURDAY- Hart Island Meeting. 3-430pm at the City Island Library

by · January 22, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs

Public Advocate Letitia James at Bronx Community Board #10 Full Board Meeting 1/15/15

NYC Public Advocate Letitia James stopped by Bronx Community Board #10’s Full Board Meeting last week.  

by · January 20, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs
Column from Westchester Square Zerega Improvement Organization (Sandi Lusk)

Column from Westchester Square Zerega Improvement Organization (Sandi Lusk)

Post by Contributor Sandi Lusk Last week Woody and I attended a meeting about the new Westchester Square Branch Library to be built on Lane Avenue in the Square. The NYPL VP for Government and Community Affairs, the VP for […]

SAGE Opens Center for LGBT Senior Citizens in The Bronx

SAGE Opens Center for LGBT Senior Citizens in The Bronx

As a native born and openly gay Bronxite, it was truly moving and very personal to be present at the first LGBT center for seniors opened in the Bronx last night. For the first time LGBT Bronxites do not have […]

Peace Rally 1/16/15

Peace Rally 1/16/15

by · January 14, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs
49th Precinct Memorializes Detectives Liu and Ramos

49th Precinct Memorializes Detectives Liu and Ramos

Despite the cold night air, a vigil was held for Detectives Liu and Ramos by the 49th Precinct in conduction with the Bharati Dance Academy and EF Sports, Inc. who provided the candles. Residents from the 49th and beyond gathered […]

49th Precinct Community Candlelight Vigil 1/5/15

49th Precinct Community Candlelight Vigil 1/5/15

by · January 2, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs
C-Ball January 3, 2015 – Community vs NYPD

C-Ball January 3, 2015 – Community vs NYPD

by · January 1, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs
Candlelit Vigil Held in 45th Precinct for Fallen Detectives

Candlelit Vigil Held in 45th Precinct for Fallen Detectives

The night of December 29th, a vigil was held for Detectives Ramos and Liu by the 45th Precinct Community Council , which includes Robert Bieder, Joseph Boiko, our own Annie Boller, Sonia Feliciano, Yvonne Smith-Burrus, and John Doyle.   In the brisk night air, citizens hailing from […]

The Menorah on City Island

The Bronx Celebrates The First Night of Chanukah

At sundown on December 16th the celebratory holiday of Chanukah began throughout the world. In the Bronx, Menorahs were lit in many households and in many communities in The Bronx. Elected officials, community residents, and community leaders of all religions, […]

The Disabled: Too Often Ignored

The Disabled: Too Often Ignored

On November 24, many pressing disability issues were discussed at a meeting of the 504 Democratic Club. The 504 Democratic Club is the most vocal and proactive political club advocating for the needs of the disabled in New York City, […]