MTA And Amtrack Commuter Train Derailment Information (PICTURES)

by · December 1, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News
The Throggs Neck Merchants Association Christmas Tree

Throggs Neck Merchants Association Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

by · December 1, 2013 · Local News

Pelham Bay Merchants Association 1st Annual Winter Wonderland

And a great time was had by all!

by · December 1, 2013 · Local News

Amtrack Service Between NYC and Boston Resumed

Information provided by: Cassandra Kaufman Notification issued on 12/1/13 at 3:25 PM. Amtrak service between New York and Albany has resumed. Expect extensive delays. For more information, visit http://www.amtrak.com/home or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245). Train & Bus Tickets – National Railroad – USA […]

by · December 1, 2013 · Uncategorized

Student Bullying In The US

Is Bullying A Silent Epidemic Among Kids? Submitted by Christian Claudio “The best indicator of a sociopathic serial bully is not a clinical diagnosis but the trail of devastation and destruction of lives and livelihoods surrounding this individual throughout their […]

by · December 1, 2013 · Uncategorized

MTA Derailment update

NYC Office of Emergency Management shared a link. 2 hours ago From Notify NYC: Amtrak Empire Line service is currently suspended between NYC and Albany due to a train derailment in the vicinity of Spuyten Duyvil in the Bronx. Metro-North Hudson Line […]

by · December 1, 2013 · Local News

Special request by Sonny Vataj from Assemblyman Mark Mark Gjonaj office:

The following is a special request by Sonny Vataj from Assemblyman Mark Mark Gjonaj office: To all our friends in the Morris Park, Pelham Parkway, and Van Nest communities, Mrs. Maria Lucaj is still under critical care as we pray for her […]

by · December 1, 2013 · Local News

P.S. 108 students honor veterans with celebration

Written by: Roxanne Olivo Why Honor a Veteran? “Poor is the nation that has no veterans, but shameful is the one that, having them… forgets” -unknown Students at P.S. 108 in the Bronx rigorously prepared for a ceremony that

by · December 1, 2013 · Features

Miami Dolphins’ lineman Jonathan Martin ineligible to play again this season

(Reuters) –  Miami Dolphins’ lineman Jonathan Martin, who left the team after saying he was the subject of bullying, will be ineligible to

by · November 30, 2013 · Sports

Shoppers drawn by deep discounts, promotions and extended store hours

(Reuters) – U.S. shoppers visited more stores and spent more money at brick-and-mortar sites across Thanksgiving Day and “Black Friday” than they did in 2012 while online sales set records, data showed on Saturday. When compared with Thanksgiving on Thursday […]

by · November 30, 2013 · Business, Domestic News

White House facing mounting pressure to fix Obamacare

By Sharon Begley and Roberta Rampton (Reuters) – The rollout of President Barack Obama’s healthcare law entered a critical phase on Saturday, the deadline for

by · November 30, 2013 · Domestic News, Health & Nutrition

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif meets with Karzai

By Mirwais Harooni and Hamid Shalizi KABUL (Reuters) – Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif promised Afghanistan on Saturday that he would help arrange

by · November 30, 2013 · Business, World News

New York City appears poised for a resurgence of liberal policies.

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) – With Bill de Blasio taking office as mayor in January, New York City appears poised for

by · November 30, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News

Jackpot is expected to grow to an estimated $257 million.

(Reuters) – Mega Millions rule changes aimed at creating bigger and faster-growing jackpots boosted the potential top prize for Friday’s drawing to an estimated $230 million, but no winning ticket had been sold, pushing higher the potential haul, lottery officials […]

by · November 30, 2013 · Domestic News

ISON may have survived incineration in the sun’s corona

By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) – A smaller, paler version of Comet ISON may have survived incineration in the sun’s corona and may be

by · November 30, 2013 · Uncategorized