Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To 25 Years to Life in Prison for Stabbing Man to Death on Bronx Sidewalk

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To 25 Years to Life in Prison for Stabbing Man to Death on Bronx Sidewalk

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS TO LIFE IN PRISON FOR STABBING MAN TO DEATH ON BRONX SIDEWALK Jury Found Defendant Guilty of Murder   Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has beensentenced to 25 years to life in prison for stabbing a 41-year-old man in 2016.   District Attorney Clark said, “The defendant viciously swung […]

by · May 9, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Whose Birthday Is It? May 9, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? May 9, 2019

Gopal Krishna Gokhale (1866) Gokhale was an Indian nationalist leader. A moderate, he stressed negotiation and conciliation rather than non-cooperation or violence—views that clashed with the more militant ideas of Bal Gangadhar Tilak. Gokhale was instrumental in founding the Servants […]

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Quote of the Day: May 9, 2019

Quote of the Day: May 9, 2019

Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons. Thomas Hardy (1840-1928)  

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Word of the Day: May 9, 2019

Word of the Day: May 9, 2019

forbearance Definition: (noun) Good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence. Synonyms: longanimity, patience Usage: Nevertheless, his army rebelled in Spain; this arose from nothing but his too great forbearance, which gave his soldiers more license than is consistent with military discipline. […]

by · May 9, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Rockland Boulders Hold Tryout Dates

Rockland Boulders Hold Tryout Dates

Boulders Tryouts to be Held May 10, 11 Participants Vie for a Chance to Wear the Red, White and Blue Players from a variety of levels and throughout the country will converge on Palisades Credit Union Park for the team’s […]

by · May 8, 2019 · Sports
NYCFC Trades Lewis

NYCFC Trades Lewis

New York City FC Trades Jonathan Lewis to the Colorado Rapids; Club Acquires up to $750,000 Targeted Allocation Money and International Spot in 2020 New York City FC has traded forward Jonathan Lewis to the Colorado Rapids in exchange for […]

by · May 8, 2019 · Sports
Madame Tussauds Las Vegas celebrates 20 years on the ‘strip’

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas celebrates 20 years on the ‘strip’

By Jason Gonzalez: Contributing Writer for The Bronx Chronicle Madame Tussauds Las Vegas turns 20. The celebrity wax museum located at the Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian is celebrating two decades in the entertainment capital of the world. The […]

by · May 8, 2019 · Entertainment
Coppola: Pain Relief All Good For Yankees

Coppola: Pain Relief All Good For Yankees

By William Coppola There’s something in the air here in the Bronx this year, unfamiliar names that are going to give the Yankees a giant headache. The pain in the head for the Bombers is that when the regulars begin […]

by · May 7, 2019 · Sports
Bronx Week 2019 Walk of Fame Inductees

BP DIAZ ANNOUNCES WALK OF FAME HONOREES AT BRONX WEEK 2019 KICK OFF

BP DIAZ KICKS-OFF BRONX WEEK 2019 Announces the induction of singer-songwriter Regina Spektor, Boxing champion Iran Barkley and planetary scientist Carolyn Porco to the 2019 Bronx Walk of Fame Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. was joined by proud Bronxites […]

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of May 6, 2019

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of May 6, 2019

Cases of Interest for the Week of May 6, 2019   Monday, May 6, 2019 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Mendys, L. Hornstein 96 Conference Ciara Martinez Charged with second-degree Criminal Facilitation and first-degree Hindering Prosecution in […]

by · May 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

Gerald Donnellan Gerald Donnellan Award: Veterans’ Hall of Fame Year: 2005 Gerald Donnellan has distinguished himself with acts of valor on the battlefields of Vietnam, as well as more than a decade of compassionate service to the veterans of Rockland […]

Whose Birthday Is It? May 6, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? May 6, 2019

Orson Welles (1915) Welles began acting on stage at 16 and made his Broadway debut in 1934. In 1937, he and John Houseman formed the Mercury Theatre, creating a series of radio dramas and winning notoriety with their panic-producing broadcast […]

by · May 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: May 6, 2019

Quote of the Day: May 6, 2019

Not every child has an equal talent or an equal ability or equal motivation, but they should have the equal right to develop their talent and their ability and their motivation, to make something of themselves. John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) […]

by · May 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: May 6, 2019

Word of the Day: May 6, 2019

witticism Definition: (noun) A remark or expression characterized by cleverness in perception and choice of words. Synonyms: quip, sally, pun, one-liner, riposte, pleasantry, repartee, epigram, bon mot Usage: They received his witticism with a piercing shriek of laughter. Discuss.  

by · May 6, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Castle Hill Little League Parade Opens Season

Castle Hill Little League Parade Opens Season

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor It was play ball in the Bronx Saturday morning with the official parade and opening of another season for the Castle Hill Little League. The official parade commenced at Castle Hill and Lafayette Avenues and […]

by · May 6, 2019 · Sports