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Gov. Cuomo addressing the media during his SALT revenue decline press conference.

NEW YORK PRESS CLUB TO GOV. CUOMO: DON’T CURTAIL RELEASE OF MUG SHOTS AND ARREST REPORTS

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is seeking to curtail the public release of arrest reports and booking photos (“mug shots”), unless there is a reasonable law enforcement purpose in releasing them. The governor has suggested that the routine release of such photos […]

Matters of Faith: One Kind Thing Everyday

Matters of Faith: One Kind Thing Everyday

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv 2 Corinthians‬ ‭6:1, 6‬ ‭NLT‬‬ “As God’s partners, we beg you not to accept this marvelous gift of God’s kindness and then ignore it. We prove ourselves by our purity, our understanding, our […]

Matters of Faith: Every Soul Counts

Matters of Faith: Every Soul Counts

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. James 5:19-20 “My friends, if any followers have wandered away from the truth, you should try to lead them back. If you turn sinners from the wrong way, you will save them from […]

Wishing you a Happy Kwanzaa

Wishing you a Happy Kwanzaa

On behalf of the members of the NYPD Community Affairs Bureau, I would like to wish everyone a Happy Kwanzaa. May this New Year bring you happiness, hope and harmony. Nilda Hofmann Chief of Community Affairs

by · December 26, 2018 · Uncategorized
Quote of the Day: November 27, 2018

Quote of the Day: November 27, 2018

I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free. Charles Dickens (1812-1870)  

by · November 27, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Uncategorized
Scriptural Inspirations

Scriptural Inspirations

On this Thanksgiving eve, here are a few scriptures of thanksgiving that I hope will encourage your heart. Psalms‬ ‭97:12‬ ‭NKJV‬‬“Rejoice in the LORD, you righteous, And give thanks at the remembrance of His holy name.” I Chronicles‬ ‭16:34‬ ‭NKJV‭‭“Oh, […]

WYSK: NOT FOR SALE, NOT FOR RENT, AND NOT FOR HIRE

WYSK: NOT FOR SALE, NOT FOR RENT, AND NOT FOR HIRE

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW By Councilman Rubén Díaz Sr. NOT FOR SALE, NOT FOR RENT, AND NOT FOR HIRE You should know that the City of New York has become the first city in the nation to regulate Uber. It […]

by · August 14, 2018 · Uncategorized
Matters of Faith: Giving According to What You Have!

Matters of Faith: Giving According to What You Have!

2 CORINTHIANS‬ ‭8:12-13‬ ‭AMP‬‬‬‬‬‬ “For if the eagerness [to give] is there, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he does not have. For it is not [intended] that others be relieved [of their responsibility] […]

Bronx Democratic County Dinner 2018

Bronx Democratic County Dinner 2018

The high point of this year’s Bronx Democratic County Dinner came when ex-assemblywoman and former Bronx Deputy Borough President Aurelia Greene got a Lifetime Achievement Award and portrait.

Matters of Faith: Planting Seeds of Faith!

Matters of Faith: Planting Seeds of Faith!

Mark 4:31-32 (NKJV) 31 “It’s like a mustard seed that, when sown upon the soil, is the smallest of all the seeds on the ground. 32 “but when it is sown, it grows up and becomes greater than all herbs, […]

Breaking the Fast Together – Ramadan Iftar Dinner

Breaking the Fast Together – Ramadan Iftar Dinner

by · May 2, 2018 · Uncategorized
Matters of Faith: What Are You Willing To Do?

Matters of Faith: What Are You Willing To Do?

Those who do works of righteousness will not be moved.

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Health Commissioner Mary Bassett and City Council Members announce sweeping legislation to curb smoking and tobacco usage. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office

NYC Bans Women Smoking

Sunday, January 21st. You may think the aversion to smoking is a recent development, but the more things change, the more they resemble 1908. On this date that year, the New York City council passed an ordinance that made it […]

Breaking News: McConnell Sets Vote to Re-open Government for Monday 1 AM

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) announced plans for a vote early Monday morning on a bill to fund the government through Feb. 8. The move appeared designed to force Democrats to either agree to reopen the government without concessions […]

by · January 20, 2018 · Uncategorized

Matters of Faith: CAN YOU SEE WHAT I SEE?

Matthew 13:13-16 (CEV) I use stories when I speak to them because when they look, they cannot see, and when they listen, they cannot hear or understand. 14 So God’s promise came true, just as the prophet Isaiah had said, […]