in game six of the 2017 World Series at Dodger Stadium on October 31, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

Coppola: Does MLB Punishment of Astros Fit The Crime

By William Coppola: Contributing Columnist Bronx Chronicle Sports Wow, MLB has come down hard on the cheating Houston Astros after a through investigation into their use of electronic devices, a bat and a garbage pail to steal signs during the […]

by · January 13, 2020 · Sports
Fordham Will Renew Rivalry With Iona On The Court

Fordham Will Renew Rivalry With Iona On The Court

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Early Monday the men’s basketball program at Fordham University suffered a major blow to their season when head coach Jeff Neubauer announced that Redshirt junior forward Chuba Ohams will miss the rest of the season. […]

by · January 13, 2020 · Sports
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 13, 2020

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 13, 2020

Cases of Interest for the Week of January 13, 2020 Monday, January 13, 2020 ADAJudgePart #Status Defendant Name Case Details Waller, J.Hornstein96Appearance Marcus Gomez Charged with Attempted Murder in the second degree and additional charges. The defendant allegedly stabbed a 62-year-old […]

Whose Birthday Is It? January 13, 2020

Whose Birthday Is It? January 13, 2020

Antoinette Bourignon (1616) Bourignon was a Flemish Christian mystic. After spending a short time in a convent and as head of an orphanage, she gathered a fanatical following at Amsterdam, believing herself divinely directed to restore the pure spirit of the Gospel. Moving from place to place, she took her printing press with her and disseminated her teachings. Her mystical ideas found particular favor in Scotland, where Bourignianism was declared a heresy. Why did Bourignon flee her home in 1636? More…

by · January 13, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 13, 2020

Quote of the Day: January 13, 2020

All the learnin’ my father ever paid for was a bit o’ birch at one end and the alphabet at th’ other. George Eliot (1819-1880)

by · January 13, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 13, 2020

Word of the Day: January 13, 2020

regnant  Definition: (adjective) Exercising power or authority. Synonyms: reigning, ruling Usage: She became queen regnant upon the death of her father and soon gained a reputation for being a firm but fair ruler. Discuss.

by · January 13, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Third Base Story Awaits Yankees

Third Base Story Awaits Yankees

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Gio Urshela or Miguel Andujar? That will the storyline when the Yankees assemble in Tampa for Spring Training in four weeks. Urshela and the Yankees reportedly agreed to a one-year contract of $2.475 million on […]

by · January 12, 2020 · Sports
Matters of Faith: Stay the Course

Matters of Faith: Stay the Course

Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego answered and said to the king, “O Nebuchadnezzar, we have no need to answer you in this matter. If that is the case, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning […]

by · January 12, 2020 · Matters of Faith, Religion
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When Baseball Smells Like A Dead Fish

By William Coppola: Contributor Bronx Chronicle Sports So much has been said about baseball having to be fair over the past number of years. Who ever said baseball has to be fair? You’re out or safe because an umpire says so. […]

by · January 9, 2020 · Sports
Financial Focus: Getting a Loan While Al Capone is Doing Your Taxes?

Financial Focus: Getting a Loan While Al Capone is Doing Your Taxes?

By PROF. ANTHONY RIVIECCIO, MBA PFA Twenty five years ago, we woke up to the phrase rapid refund! And many of the big income tax preparations companies advertised this misleading phrase–and the people ran there–to find out it was not […]

by · January 9, 2020 · Financial Management
Bronx DA: Last of Three Former Rikers Island Inmates Sentenced for Punching and Slashing NYC DOC Officer

Bronx DA: Last of Three Former Rikers Island Inmates Sentenced for Punching and Slashing NYC DOC Officer

LAST OF THREE FORMER RIKERS ISLAND INMATES SENTENCED FOR PUNCHING AND SLASHING NYC DOC OFFICER           Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a former Rikers Island inmate has been sentenced to one and a half to three years […]

Whose Birthday Is It? January 9, 2020

Whose Birthday Is It? January 9, 2020

Richard Milhous Nixon (1913) After serving as vice president of the US under Dwight D. Eisenhower, Nixon ran for president but lost to John F. Kennedy in 1960. He was elected president in 1968 and 1972, but his second term was cut short by the Watergate scandal, which involved the burglary and wiretapping of Democratic party headquarters. Likely facing impeachment, he became the first president to resign. Although never convicted, he was pardoned by his successor, Gerald Ford. What pet did Nixon receive as a political gift? More…

by · January 9, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: January 9, 2020

Quote of the Day: January 9, 2020

Any one who has gumption knows what it is, and any one who hasn’t can never know what it is. So there is no need of defining it. Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942)

by · January 9, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: January 9, 2020

Word of the Day: January 9, 2020

seemly  Definition: (adjective) Conforming to standards of conduct and good taste; suitable. Synonyms: becoming, comely, comme il faut, decent, decorous Usage: Her friends think it is not seemly for her to be dating a man half her age, but she only cares that he makes her happy. Discuss.

by · January 9, 2020 · Bulletin Board
Gleyber Torres, Lou Piniella among honorees at 40th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner

Gleyber Torres, Lou Piniella among honorees at 40th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner

A star-studded lineup will be honored at the 40th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner at Pier SixtyatChelsea Piers (23rd Street at West Side Highway) in New York City on Tuesday night, February 4, 2020 to benefit AHRC New York City Foundation, which assists children and adults with intellectual and […]

by · January 8, 2020 · Sports