Quote of the Day: July 15, 2019

Quote of the Day: July 15, 2019

Acquaintance, n.: A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to. A degree of friendship called slight when its object is poor or obscure,and intimate when he is rich or famous. Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

by · July 15, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: July 15, 2019

Word of the Day: July 15, 2019

collocation  Definition: (noun) The act of positioning close together (or sideby side). Synonyms: juxtaposition, apposition Usage: Nina gained notoriety among interior designers for herbrilliant collocation of unusual colors and shapes.Discuss.

by · July 15, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Empire Drops Opening Match In Bronx

Empire Drops Opening Match In Bronx

NEW YORK EMPIRE DROPS SEASON-OPENING MATCH TO THE SAN DIEGO AVIATORS, 23-11 John Isner and the New York Empire presented by Citi fell to the visiting San Diego Aviators, 23-11, on the opening night of World TeamTennis action from Cary […]

by · July 15, 2019 · Sports
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Vernuccio’s View: Selling Out to China

It is going to be difficult for Washington to overcome China’s unfair trade practices, espionage, and intellectual property theft when portions of the private sector and the political establishment refuse to acknowledge that the problem even exists. In a recent […]

by · July 14, 2019 · Vernuccio's View
Matters of Faith: A Restoration of Epic Proportions

Matters of Faith: A Restoration of Epic Proportions

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Jesus answered and said to him, “Most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.” ‭‭‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ ‭‭‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ John 3:3 (NKJV) A revival has been described by […]

by · July 14, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Coppola: Ready For More Bizarre Baseball Changes?

Coppola: Ready For More Bizarre Baseball Changes?

By William Coppola/ Sports Columnist Bronx Chrinicle Get ready fans, more changes could be on the way soon to the game of baseball or should we say the “Rob Manfred” game of baseball? On July 11th it was announced that Major […]

by · July 13, 2019 · Animal Issues, Sports
Empire Tennis Entertainment Lineup In Bronx

Empire Tennis Entertainment Lineup In Bronx

NEW YORK EMPIRE ANNOUNCES ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP AND NATIONAL ANTHEM PERFORMERS FOR FIRST SEASON AT CARY LEEDS CENTER FOR TENNIS & LEARNING Accomplished Recording Artist Vivian Sessoms and Actor James Bernard Highlight a Special Season Featuring Top Americans John Isner and […]

by · July 13, 2019 · Sports
FLUSHING, NY - 1984: Dwight "Doc" Gooden #16 of the New York Mets pitches during a 1984 season game at Shea Stadium in Flushing, New York. (Photo by Rich Pilling/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Sad To Know “Doc” Is Still Fighting A Battle

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Sad To Know Doc Is Still Fighting A Battle In this business of sports journalism you can take things to the heart. And from this perspective the news about Dwight Gooden arrested last month for […]

by · July 12, 2019 · Sports
Bronx DA: Rikers Island Inmate Indicted For Attempted Murder In Strangling Of NYC DOC Officer

Bronx DA: Rikers Island Inmate Indicted For Attempted Murder In Strangling Of NYC DOC Officer

RIKERS ISLAND INMATE INDICTED FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER IN STRANGLING OF NYC DOC OFFICER Defendant Allegedly Choked Officer with Sweater; Other Inmates Stopped Him           Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Rikers Island inmate has been indicted for […]

Children’s Health Fund Launches New Mobile Clinic to Serve Homeless Children and Families in New York City

The mobile clinic will enable the Children’s Health Fund to provide healthcare to hundreds more children and families each year New York City, New York – Today, the Children’s Health Fund (CHF) announced a new mobile clinic which will travel weekly […]

by · July 12, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? July 12, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? July 12, 2019

Milton Berle (1908) Berle was an American comedian and the first major US television star. He began acting in vaudeville at age 10 and went on to perform in more than 50 silent films, on radio, and as a nightclub comedian. His great success,however, was as the host of NBC’s Texaco Star Theater, which earned him the nickname “Mr. Television.” He contributed significantly to the medium’s growing popularity, and many are said to have bought TV sets just to watch “Uncle Miltie.”How did he get that nickname? More…

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Quote of the Day: July 12, 2019

Quote of the Day: July 12, 2019

The power of doing anything with quickness is always prized much by the possessor, and often without any attention to the imperfection of the performance. Jane Austen (1775-1817) 

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Word of the Day: July 12, 2019

Word of the Day: July 12, 2019

neologism  Definition: (noun) A newly invented word or phrase. Synonyms: coinage Usage: Neologisms are often coined when people beginusing newly released technology. Discuss. 

by · July 12, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Expectations For Second Half

Expectations For Second Half

What To Expect In Second Half  Guess what? That unofficial second half of the season begins tomorrow night in the Bronx for the Yankees and down in Miami for the Mets. And sad to say the odds of another Subway […]

by · July 11, 2019 · Sports
NYCFC Boys Academy Repeats Championship

NYCFC Boys Academy Repeats Championship

New York City FC Boys U-19 Academy Win National Championship For Second Consecutive Season – NYCFC becomes first team to repeat as national champions in oldest age group – The Club has competed in U-18/19 age group for two season and has […]

by · July 11, 2019 · Sports