NYS Senator Gustavo Rivera, SD 33

SENATOR RIVERA CONDEMNS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S PROPOSAL TO WITHDRAW FROM AGREEMENT ON CHILD MIGRANT DETENTION 

SENATOR RIVERA CONDEMNS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S PROPOSAL TO WITHDRAW FROM AGREEMENT ON CHILD MIGRANT DETENTION “The Trump administration’s announcement that they are seeking to withdraw from the ‘Flores Settlement’ demonstrates for the umpteenth time this administration’s profound hostility towards our immigrant […]

by · September 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Where The Pols Are, September 13 — Primary Day edition

Where The Pols Are, September 13 — Primary Day edition

It’s Primary Day in the Bronx. Don’t forget to vote. 10:00 AM – The New York City Campaign Finance Board meets, Joseph A. O’Hare S.J. boardroom, 100 Church St., 12th floor, Manhattan. 10:00 AM – Amanda Septimo votes at P.S. 48 […]

Uber announces another round of new safety features

Uber announces another round of new safety features

Raising the Bar on Safety by Dara Khosrowshahi During my first year at Uber, we’ve put safety at the heart of everything we do. We’ve strengthened our background checks and introduced new screening technology and policies to help make the […]

by · September 13, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Mets Jay Horwitz The PR Guru

Mets Jay Horwitz The PR Guru

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The longtime Mets publicity guru Jay Horwitz had a press conference Wednesday afternoon and it was about himself. But the Vice President of Media Relations who has been with the organization since April 1, 1980 […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Sports

STATEMENT FROM BP DIAZ RE: President Trump’s Lies About Puerto Rico

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: President Trump’s Lies About Puerto Rico “The Trump Administration’s response to Hurricane Maria’s devastating impact in Puerto Rico was an abject failure. Everyone knows this. Any attempt by this administration to call their response […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board

2019 Charter Commission Kicks Off with September Hearings!

The 2019 Charter Revision Commission kicks off in September 2018 with a round of Public Hearings across the five boroughs!   We’ve attached information for you to share in your communities, districts, and networks.  Please check our website – www.charter2019.nyc […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? September 12, 2018

Whose Birthday Is It? September 12, 2018

Maurice Chevalier (1888) Chevalier was a French actor, singer, and vaudeville entertainer known for his trademark tuxedo and straw hat. While a prisoner of war during World War I, Chevalier studied English. After the war, he began acting in the […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: September 12, 2018

Quote of the Day: September 12, 2018

I forget who it was that recommended men for their soul’s good to do each day two things they disliked: it was a wise man, and it is a precept that I have followed scrupulously; for every day I have […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: September 12, 2018

Word of the Day: September 12, 2018

embitter Definition: (verb) Cause to be bitter or resentful. Synonyms: acerbate, envenom Usage: He would not let this bad experience embitter him and resolved to maintain a positive outlook on life.  

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
NEW YORK CHEFS CELEBRATE JAPAN: A BENEFIT FOR THE GOHAN SOCIETY

NEW YORK CHEFS CELEBRATE JAPAN: A BENEFIT FOR THE GOHAN SOCIETY

NEW YORK CHEFS CELEBRATE JAPAN: A BENEFIT FOR THE GOHAN SOCIETY OCTOBER 10, 2018 Meredith 4th Floor Terrace at Brookfield Place, 225 Liberty Street NYC gohansociety.org/event/new-york-chefs-celebrate-japan-a-benefit-for-the-gohan-society/ On October 10, 2018 food enthusiasts and Japanophiles will be able to have the fantasies of […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: The Anniversary of 9/11

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: The Anniversary of 9/11

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: The Anniversary of 9/11 “Today, we remember those we lost in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. “These were our friends, our neighbors, our co-workers, our family. Some of the victims we never […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Pick Up New Fall Gardening Skills at NYBG

Pick Up New Fall Gardening Skills at NYBG

FARM SCHOOL NYC | PREPARING FOR WINTER Wednesday, September 12 • 6–9 p.m. Saturdays, September 15, 22, & 29 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Taqwa Community Farm • 90 West 164th Street This intensive three-week fall course covers how to prepare your urban farm […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Council Members Constantinides, Levine, Torres & BP Diaz to Introduce Bill Requiring Unannounced Inspections of Drinking Water Tanks

Council Members Constantinides, Levine, Torres & BP Diaz to Introduce Bill Requiring Unannounced Inspections of Drinking Water Tanks

Council Members Constantinides, Levine, Torres & BP Diaz to Introduce Bill Requiring Unannounced Inspections of Drinking Water Tanks New York City Hall — Council Members Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, Mark Levine, Chair of the Committee […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Bulletin Board
Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken issue with NATO.

No Illusions About Putin

The fundamental underpinnings of the contentious relationship between Moscow and Washington will not change anytime soon. The Bolshevik takeover of the Russian Revolution resulted in a government that saw human rights, the central concept of the West, as a serious […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Vernuccio's View

Profile America: National Rice Month

Tuesday, September 11th. To highlight its importance, both as a crop and as part of the changing American diet, this is National Rice Month. Globally, rice is the world’s most important cereal grain. Americans doubled their annual per capita consumption […]

by · September 11, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Profile America