Bartow-Hell Haunted Mansion – October 27

Bartow-Hell Haunted Mansion – October 27

Bartow-Hell Haunted Mansion Saturday, October 27, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Come, if you dare, for a frightful scare and see the mansion decorated for Halloween! Watch out for spirits and other creatures as you intrepidly make your way through […]

by · October 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board
BP DIAZ & FAT JOE LAUNCH PUBLIC SCHOOL SNEAKER INITIATIVE

BP DIAZ & FAT JOE LAUNCH PUBLIC SCHOOL SNEAKER INITIATIVE

BP DIAZ & FAT JOE LAUNCH PUBLIC SCHOOL SNEAKER INITIATIVE Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., together with hip-hop legend and Bronx native Fat Joe, today announced the launch of a new initiative designed to increase student performance in four […]

by · October 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Protesters disrupt a press conference by local elected officials on the steps of the Bronx County Courthouse.--Photo by David Greene

Jail Protesters Shutdown Local Officials Protest of New Jail

Jail Protesters Shutdown Local Officials Protest of New Jail by David Greene In one of the more bizarre press conferences in recent memory, several local elected officials were shouted down and heckled by young protesters– despite both groups being against […]

by · October 14, 2018 · News
Hispanic Heritage Celebration Invitation

Hispanic Heritage Celebration Invitation

by · October 14, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Matters of Faith: Leadership is not for the Timid

Matters of Faith: Leadership is not for the Timid

By Rev. J. Loren Russell “If your gift is to encourage others, be encouraging. If it is giving, give generously. If God has given you leadership ability, take the responsibility seriously. And if you have a gift for showing kindness […]

by · October 14, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Garnes: Jets Will Even Record Sunday

Garnes: Jets Will Even Record Sunday

By Sam Garnes Editors Note: Sam Garnes is a former all-city player from the Bronx who attended DeWitt Clinton High School. A first round draft pick of the Giants he is one of the few who started as a safety […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Sports
Yankees Lose Didi To Tommy John Surgery

Yankees Lose Didi To Tommy John Surgery

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The hurt of a ALDS series loss to the Red Sox continued on another level for the Yankees Friday afternoon. General Manager Brian Cashman at a season ending briefing with media  at Yankee Stadium revealed […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Sports

Bronx Jewish Center Community Event

The Bronx Jewish Center invites the entire community on Wednesday , Sept.26  starting at 5:00 pm at  Bronx Park East and Lydig Ave to celebrate with us the festival of Sukkot which is an agricultural festival that originally was considered a thanksgiving for the […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board

BP DIAZ & TENANTS TO NYCHA: WHERE’S THE MONEY?

BP DIAZ & TENANTS TO NYCHA: WHERE’S THE MONEY? Borough President highlights agency’s funding fiasco, Calls for NYCHA to open its books to public review Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. joined more than 100 New York City Housing Authority […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Bronx Politics

WHY IS THE CITY RETHINKING HOW BUDGETS ARE DEVELOPED FOR SENIOR CENTERS?

For years, some providers of city-funded social services have questioned disparities in the funding of their programs, with wide differences in how much support some groups receive for each participant despite offering a similar set of services. To address this, […]

by · September 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Availability of the Proposal to Remove the Domestic Quarantine for Emerald Ash Borer

Availability of the Proposal to Remove the Domestic Quarantine for Emerald Ash Borer

APHIS is proposing to remove the domestic quarantine regulations for the emerald ash borer (EAB). Eliminating this regulation is in keeping with USDA’s goal of reducing regulations that have outlived their usefulness. The proposal would end APHIS’ domestic regulatory activities, […]

by · September 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Column: Opioid Epidemic and “Safe Injection Sites”

Column: Opioid Epidemic and “Safe Injection Sites”

The ongoing opioid epidemic has tragically taken the lives of thousands of New Yorkers as 1,487 of our family members, classmates, and neighbors fatally overdosed last year alone. 2017 was the seventh consecutive year that the rate of opioid deaths […]

by · September 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Bronx DA: Alleged Trinitario Indicted In Fatal Stabbing Of Bronx Teen

Bronx DA: Alleged Trinitario Indicted In Fatal Stabbing Of Bronx Teen

by · September 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? September 19, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? September 19, 2018

Emil Zátopek (1922) Zátopek, the “Czech Locomotive,” was a long-distance runner who won three gold medals at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki. He won gold in the 5,000-m and 10,000-m runs, and he amazingly earned gold yet again after […]

by · September 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: September 19, 2018

Quote of the Day: September 19, 2018

All visible objects … are but as pasteboard masks. Herman Melville (1819-1891)  

by · September 19, 2018 · Bulletin Board