Quote of the Day: January 15, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 15, 2019

It is an unfortunate fact that we can securepeace only by preparing for war. John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)  

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

Word of the Day: January 15, 2019

tyrannical Definition: (adjective) Marked by unjust severity or arbitrarybehavior. Synonyms: oppressive Usage: He was neither wrathful, cruel, nor tyrannical, but justand gentle as a king could be. Discuss.  

by · January 15, 2019 · Bulletin Board
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WYSK: To Build Or Not To Build the Wall and Still Save Face

You should know that the matter of “Building the Wall” on the Southern Mexican Border has reached a political impasse between the Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, the House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and President Donald J. Trump. These […]

Yankees Sign Infielder DJ LeMahieu

Yankees Sign Infielder DJ LeMahieu

YANKEES SIGN INFIELDER DJ LeMAHIEU TO TWO-YEAR CONTRACT  The New York Yankees announced today that they have signed two-time All-Star and three-time Gold Glove-winning infielder DJ LeMahieu (“leh-MAY-hyoo”) to a two-year contract through the 2020 season. LeMahieu, 30, hit a career-high 15 home […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Sports
Bronx DA: Bronx Man Indicted For Attempted Murder Of Cop, Assault Of Two Bystanders

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Indicted For Attempted Murder Of Cop, Assault Of Two Bystanders

BRONX MAN INDICTED FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER OF COP, ASSAULT OF TWO BYSTANDERS AND OTHER CHARGES FOR SHOOTING INCIDENT AS HE FLED AFTER COMMITTING A ROBBERY Defendant Fired At Pursuing Police Officer, Who Returned Fire; Woman and 12-Year-Old Girl Were Wounded     […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

The Bronx Chronicle Veteran of the Week

  Daniel Bush Award: Veterans Hall of Fame Year: 2005 Daniel Bush earned numerous medals for his meritorious service in Operation Silver Wake in Albania and other operations conducted while serving on the USS Nashville and as a member of […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
Yankees Mourn the Passing of Mel Stottlemyre

Yankees Mourn the Passing of Mel Stottlemyre

STATEMENT FROM YANKEES MANAGING GENERAL PARTNER HAL STEINBRENNER ON BEHALF OF THE NEW YORK YANKEES  RE: PASSING OF FORMER YANKEES PLAYER AND COACH MEL STOTTLEMYRE “Beyond his tremendous accomplishments as a player and coach, Mel Stottlemyre was beloved for his […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Sports
Whose Birthday Is It? January 14, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? January 14, 2019

Berthe Morisot (1841) Morisot was a French impressionist painter best known for her loose brushwork and the sensitivity she brought to her female subjects. She studied with many gifted painters, including Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, and was highly influenced by Édouard […]

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Quote of the Day: January 14, 2019

Quote of the Day: January 14, 2019

There is never jealousy where there is not strong regard. Washington Irving (1783-1859)  

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Word of the Day: January 14, 2019

Word of the Day: January 14, 2019

kowtow Definition: (verb) Try to gain favor by cringing or flattering. Synonyms: bootlick, toady, truckle, fawn, suck up Usage: Josh was next in line for a promotion, but he refused to kowtow to his superiors, and they ultimately chose the […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 14, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of January 14, 2018

Cases of Interest for the Week of January 14, 2018     Monday, January 14, 2019 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Villaverde, M. Newbauer 96 Hearing and Trial Joshua Cruz Charged with first-degree Gang Assault and additional […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Matters of Faith: Take a Stand!

Matters of Faith: Take a Stand!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv 2 Thessalonians 2:15 NKJV, TLB“Therefore, brethren, stand fast and hold the traditions which you were taught, whether by word or our epistle.”(TLB) “With all these things in mind, dear brothers, stand firm and […]

by · January 13, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Credit: Bob Press

Press Clips: Crime Spikes in The Bronx

Bronx Police Statistics for Year Ending 2018 Show big increase over 2017 By Robert Press The year-end 2018 NYPD Comp Stat report shows a 25 percent increase in murder, and an 14+ percent increase in rape over 2017 in the […]

by · January 13, 2019 · Crime, News, Police Blotter, Press Clips
Tom McNamara of the NYCFCscores the winning goal that beats San Jose 2-1. (Photo credit: Gary Quintal)

NYCFC SUPER DRAFT PICKS

NEWS FROM NYCFC  NYCFC selected goalkeeper Luis Barraza (Marquette University) with the 12th overall pick and defender Abdi Mohamed (University of Akron) with the 43rd overall pick in the MLS SuperDraft 2019 Friday afternoon in Chicago. City acquired the 12th overall pick from […]

by · January 11, 2019 · Sports
Yankees Agree To Terms With Players

Yankees Agree To Terms With Players

NEWS FROM THE NEW YORK YANKEES Yankees have agreed to terms with RHP Dellin Betances, 1B Greg Bird, RHP Sonny Gray, SS Didi Gregorius, OF Aaron Hicks, RHP Tommy Kahnle, LHP James Paxton and C Austin Romine on one-year, non-guaranteed contracts, thus avoiding arbitration. […]

by · January 11, 2019 · Sports