Quote of the Day: February 19, 2020

Quote of the Day: February 19, 2020

It seems as if an age of genius must be succeeded by an age of endeavor; riot and extravagance by cleanliness and hard work. Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)

by · February 19, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: February 19, 2020

Word of the Day: February 19, 2020

infirmity  Definition: (noun) The state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age). Synonyms: debility, feebleness, frailty, valetudinarianism Usage: We all knew it was infirmity, not indifference, that kept Grandma Jane from attending my graduation. Discuss.

by · February 19, 2020 · Bulletin Board
NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray. (Creedit: Ed Reed/Mayor's Office of Photography)

‘Thrive with Chirlane McCray podcast launched by City Hall

First Lady Chirlane McCray today announced the launch of Thrive with Chirlane McCray, a new podcast covering mental health and wellness for all. The podcast is a part of a new collaboration with BRIC, Brooklyn’s leading presenter of arts and culture, […]

by · February 18, 2020 · Government, Mental Health, News
Congresswoman Alexandria Ocassio-Cortez addresses the crowd of her vision for her new Bronx Campaign office, and what she will turn the office into after she is re-elected for the community.

Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez Opens Bronx Campaign Office

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez kicking off her re-election bid, opened her Bronx campaign office on Saturday February 15th. The address is 1371 Herschell Street just off Westchester Avenue. This location seems to be the middle of the Bronx part of the […]

by · February 18, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Have any questions on your 2019 Tax Preparation?

Have any questions on your 2019 Tax Preparation?

The Financial Advisors Group Good day. I just wanted to reach out to you to see if you needed any help with your 2019 Tax Preparation. Our office is filling up quickly and I want to be sure we can […]

by · February 18, 2020 · Financial Management
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of February 17, 2020

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of February 17, 2020

Cases of Interest for the Week of February 17, 2020 Monday, February 17, 2020 HOLIDAY PRESIDENT’S DAY All court parts except Arraignments will be closed. Tuesday, February 18, 2020 ADAJudgePart #Status Defendant Name Case Details Dolan, M.McCartyTRPConference Daniel Rice Charged with […]

by · February 18, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? February 18, 2020

Whose Birthday Is It? February 18, 2020

Yoko Ono (1933) Ono is a Japanese artist, musician, author, and peace activist best known for her marriage to John Lennon of the Beatles. She was raised in Japan and the US, where she started exploring conceptual and performance art. A member of the Fluxus movement, Ono developed a reputation as an avant-garde filmmaker, conceptual artist, performance artist, and experimental musician. Her 1964 Cut Piece, a commentary on identity, gender issues, suffering, and loneliness, invited the audience to do what? More…

by · February 18, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: February 18, 2020

Quote of the Day: February 18, 2020

The fortunes of war more than any other are liable to frequent fluctuations. Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616) 

by · February 18, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: February 18, 2020

Word of the Day: February 18, 2020

arcanum  Definition: (noun) Information known only to a special group. Synonyms: secret Usage: I would love to have Mrs. Anderson’s delicious muffin recipe, but that arcanum is shared only with her blood relatives. Discuss.

by · February 18, 2020 · Bulletin Board
City celebrated 101st birthday of World War II veteran Sidney Walton. (Credit:  Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office)

Honors for 101-year-old WWII Vet at City Hall

Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrated the 101st birthday of World War II veteran Sidney Walton and his family in the Blue Room at City Hall on Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

Twitter

‘Homes Guarantee’ Forum Next Saturday 2/22

Join the Bronx Progressives, NYC Democratic Socialists of America, Bronx congressional candidate (NY-15) Samelys Lopez and Bits and Bites Cafe for a #HomesGuarantee forum this Saturday, Feb 22nd from 2-4 pm. We will have experts on tenants rights, homelessness and […]

Courtesy: #Julio4CD15

Personal Finance Community Assembly Tonight, 2/18

Tonight is congressional candidate (NY-15) Julio Pabon’s second community forum. This one focuses on personal finance. Pabon says his campaign is focused on economic fairness and development. “We need to start going beyond just talk,” he tweeted recently. The community […]

Ruben Diaz introducing his choice for the 32nd state Senate district 87th A.D. District Leader John Perez, and newest member of TEAM DIAZ 2020.

African American Abrazo (Embrace) in New York

New York City Councilmembers Rev. Rubén Díaz, and Rafael Salamanca, District Leader Hon. John Perez, community leader George Alvarez, and community leader Ahmadou Diallo announce the celebration of the 2020 African American Abrazo ‘Embrace’ in New York State.  The annual […]

Coppola:  Being Hit By The Pitch Never Hurt This Much

Coppola: Being Hit By The Pitch Never Hurt This Much

By William Coppola: Bronx Chronicle Sports Commissioner Rob Manfred issued a warning to all teams, other than the Houston Astros, to not throw at Houston players this season.” Throwing to hurt a defenseless player has always bothered me and should never […]

by · February 17, 2020 · Sports
Yoenis Cespedes Can’t Remain Silent And Fans Deserve Better

Yoenis Cespedes Can’t Remain Silent And Fans Deserve Better

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor “Not today, not tomorrow, not at all this year.”  Welcome to the 2020 baseball season of Yoenis Cespedes. Yes, those were his comments, Monday, when he emerged on the field down in Port St. Lucie. […]

by · February 17, 2020 · Sports