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NYC Carriage Horse Trade Another Perspective

  Carriage Horse with harness sores. Untreated and still working. Written by  Sal Conforto,  Publisher Into the rancor created by both sides of the carriage horse issue in NYC I would like to add my opinion. Let’s suppose in an […]

by · January 18, 2014 · Op Ed, Uncategorized
The Bronx Chronicle offers condolences to the family of 49 pct. Det. Di Pierro

The Bronx Chronicle offers condolences to the family of 49 pct. Det. Di Pierro

The management and staff of the Bronx Chronicle expresses it’s sincere condolences to the Di Pierro family on the passing of Mr. Frank Di Pierro. Mr Frank Di Pierro is the father of Det. Di Pierro of the 49 pct. community […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Op Ed, Uncategorized
Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association First 2014 Meeting

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association First 2014 Meeting

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association held its first community meeting of 2014 on Tuesday, January 14. Held at the Bronx House, over 60 people attended. A FDNY Fire Safety Education representative led a very informative fire safety presentation, which included life […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Photos

NYPD ALERT: WANTED for RAPING a 7 y/o girl in Soundview section of the Bronx.

The NYPD’s Twiter account @NYPDNews has posted an extremely troubling account of a perp who is currently at large.  The NYPD is in search of the man pictured below, who is described as being a male of medium build at 5 feet 7 […]

New zoning guidelines needed for Zero Lot Allowance building

Dear Editor, With a New Year and Mayor in place, I am hoping one of the resolutions to be made is to change the zoning guidelines for zero lot allowance building aka lot line to lot line building. While this […]

by · January 8, 2014 · Op Ed

The Bronx Chronicle Endorses Melissa Mark-Viverito to be New York City’s next City Council Speaker.

As we all know the position for New York City Council Speaker is to be filled this Wensday , January 8th. Of the candidates who have actively campaigned for the post, the management of The Bronx Chronicle under the leadership […]

by · January 6, 2014 · Editorials, Local News

Sad…The Bronx is Better Than This…

The following is a posted item from Facebook. If you see someone in need please take a moment and help out. Believe me you will feel good about yourself. Written by: Cassandra Kaufman 10:27am Jan 5 Anyone going out this morning, […]

by · January 5, 2014 · Op Ed, Uncategorized

Community Support for Councilman Elect Richie Torres

This letter was originally posted on Facebook. Dear editor, We would like to express our full support for City Council Member-elect Ritchie Torres’ decision to back one of the most progressive and independent candidates for City Council Speaker

by · January 2, 2014 · Op Ed

BREAKING NEWS – Fireworks Explosion at Pelham Bay Park

**UPDATE** 12/31/13 10:10am From the Captain at the 45th precinct: Good Morning, I would like to advise you of an incident that occurred last night at approximately 11:00 PM, Monday December 30th. There was an explosion of fireworks at Baseball […]

The Question is! Do animals have Feelings?

  A picture is worth a thousand words. I think the answer is self evident…..  

by · December 29, 2013 · Features, Photos
Memories of Poe Park

Memories of Poe Park

In the summers of 1989 and 1990, I spent plenty of time hanging out at Poe Park. Located on the Grand Concourse between East 192nd St and East Kingsbridge Rd, the park is named after American author Edgar Allan Poe. […]

by · December 29, 2013 · Features, Local News, News, Special Sections

Stay safe, Keep warm

The Bronx Chronicle would like to remind everyone to stay safe and keep warm as the snow comes down out outside today.

by · December 14, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Photos
State Senator Jeff Klein unveils bold new IDC Agenda “Affordable NY”

State Senator Jeff Klein unveils bold new IDC Agenda “Affordable NY”

At the Metro Center today, State Senator Jeff Klein unveiled an auspicious new Independent Democratic Conference Agenda entitled “Affordable NY” to an audience of over 200 attendees.    This new agenda focused on many key points looking to improve the […]

by · December 13, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News, News, Photos
Santa hears a child's requests

Santa visits Pelham Bay BOLD Nursery School

Santa, his helpers, and neighborhood dignitaries , including Bronx Deputy Borough President Aurelia Green, visited a BOLD (Bronx Organization for the Learning Disabled) Nursery School today.  Everyone enjoyed fun and festivities with Santa as he listened intently so what the […]

by · December 12, 2013 · Local News, News, Photos
Van Nest Christmas Tree Lighting

Van Nest Christmas Tree Lighting

Today, at the convent cross between Unionport Rd. and Victor Street, was a wonderful Christmas Tree lighting.  Community patrons gathered to sing carols and share sweets.  There was also a toy collection for children of Jacobi Hospital.  

by · December 11, 2013 · Local News, News, Photos