Koppell Report

BRONX ZOO EVENTS A. A week-long celebration at the Bronx Zoo, from December 26- 31, features professional ice carving demonstrations, wildlife-themed ice sculpture displays, an interactive play area and the popular Salute to Wildlife Ice Carving Contest. For full schedule, […]

by · December 12, 2013 · Local News

Christmas in the Bronx

by · December 12, 2013 · Bulletin Board

Christmas Celebration

by · December 12, 2013 · Bulletin Board
State Senator Jeff Klein & Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj Annual Christmas Tree Lightings

State Senator Jeff Klein & Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj Annual Christmas Tree Lightings

New York State Senator Jeff Klein & Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj will be celebrating the Holiday Season at Annual Christmas Tree Lightings.   There will be hot cocoa, and caroling by students of P.@ 83 and P.S 105.  All are invited […]

by · December 12, 2013 · Bulletin Board
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

BULLYING! The Warning Signs

There are many warning signs that could indicate that someone is involved in bullying, either by

by · December 11, 2013 · Features

Come & Wag your tail for a great Cause

Help save a life…

by · December 11, 2013 · Bulletin Board
Federal Budget Agreement

Federal Budget Agreement

  By Richard Cowan and David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan budget deal announced in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday, though modest in its spending cuts, would end three years of impasse and fiscal instability in Washington that culminated in

by · December 11, 2013 · Business, Domestic News
Pope Francis, TIME magazine's "2013 Person of the Year."

Time Magazine’s Man Of The Year Pope Francis

By Elizabeth Dilts (Reuters) – Time magazine named Pope Francis its Person of the Year on Wednesday, crediting him with shifting

by · December 11, 2013 · World News

World Class Skating Ring Headed to the Bronx

“Have you heard!” “We’re going to the Bronx.” Great food, friendly people, and the largest skating rink complex in the world. “Of course we’re going to the Bronx, it’s the only place to be.” The New York City Council today […]

by · December 10, 2013 · Domestic News

The Seventh Annual Holiday Strings Concert

Free Concert!

by · December 10, 2013 · Bulletin Board

Treecycle At MulchFest

  Treecycle at MulchFest on January 11 and 12, 2014!  On Saturday, January 11th and Sunday, January 12th, NYC Parks will host the annual MulchFest from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. each day at locations citywide. Bring your holiday tree to one of

by · December 10, 2013 · Bulletin Board

Weak Storm System Moving Across The Mid-Atlantic Region

By Carey Gillam (Reuters) – Fresh winter snow moved into theU.S. mid-Atlantic region on Tuesday, shutting schools and offices in the nation’s capital and

by · December 10, 2013 · Domestic News

Mandela recalled for gift of bringing enemies together.

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his speech at the memorial service for late South African PresidentNelson Mandela at the FNB soccer stadium in Johannesburg December 10, 2013. World leaders, from U.S. President Barack Obama to Cuba’s Raul Castro, will pay homage to Mandela at the memorial that will recall his […]

by · December 10, 2013 · World News