Vernuccio’s View: NASA’s Budget and Earth’s Survival

Vernuccio’s View: NASA’s Budget and Earth’s Survival

If financial arguments prove unconvincing to NASA’s detractors, perhaps saving the planet from destruction may be a more powerful persuader. NASA’s budget is relatively sparse, at less than one-half of one percent of federal spending.  It is, however, continuously attacked […]

by · June 2, 2019 · Vernuccio's View
Matters of Faith: ONE TO ANOTHER ‬

Matters of Faith: ONE TO ANOTHER ‬

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA ‭‭Deuteronomy 15:7-11 – CEV ‬‬ 7 After the Lord your God gives land to each of you, there may be poor Israelites in the town where you live. If there are, then don’t be […]

by · June 2, 2019 · Matters of Faith, Religion
US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) spoke to the Met Council gathering. Credit: Robert Press

Housing Justice Town Hall Held

By Robert Press On a rainy Thursday night which cancelled a New York Yankee game The Housing Town Hall meeting by Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortes, State Senators Alessandra Biaggi and Jamaal Bailey, and Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez went on to standing room […]

by · June 1, 2019 · Bronx Politics, News
Retired Knicks Player John Wallace Presents Awards To Student Athletes

Retired Knicks Player John Wallace Presents Awards To Student Athletes

RETIRED KNICKS PLAYER JOHN WALLACE SPOKE AND PRESENTED TROPHIES TO STUDENTS AT THE NEW YORK INSTITUTE FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION ANNUAL SPORTS AWARDS CEREMONY At the event, Wallace shared an inspiring speech of his experiences playing basketball and his career playing […]

by · May 31, 2019 · Sports, Uncategorized
PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE

by · May 31, 2019 · Uncategorized
Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend’s Son

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend’s Son

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR STABBING EX-GIRLFRIEND’S SON WHILE HE SLEPT Defendant Pleaded Guilty to Attempted Murder Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has been sentenced to 10 years in […]

by · May 31, 2019 · Uncategorized
VAN NEST NEIGHBORHOOD ALLIANCE–MONTHLY MEETING–MONDAY JUNE 3, 2019–7:00PM

VAN NEST NEIGHBORHOOD ALLIANCE–MONTHLY MEETING–MONDAY JUNE 3, 2019–7:00PM

by · May 31, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Whose Birthday Is It? May 31, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? May 31, 2019

Henry Sidgwick (1838) Sidgwick was a British philosopher whose Methods of Ethics is considered by some to be the most significant 19th-century ethical work in English. Drawing on the utilitarianism of John Stuart Mill and the categorical imperative of Immanuel […]

by · May 31, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: May 31, 2019

Quote of the Day: May 31, 2019

We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly answers its end; which stands related to all things; which is the mean of many extremes. Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

by · May 31, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: May 31, 2019

Word of the Day: May 31, 2019

sufferable Definition: (adjective) Capable of being borne though unpleasant. Synonyms: bearable, endurable, supportable Usage: He winced as he felt the bump on his head, but he decided that as long as the pain was sufferable he would attend the dance. […]

by · May 31, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Sep 9, 2015; Washington, DC, USA; New York Mets left fielder Michael Conforto (30) hits an RBI single during the ninth inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. New York Mets defeated Washington Nationals 5-3. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Mets Suffer Earthquake Disaster Out West

By William Coppola Los Angeles: Time for an opinion piece for the “State of the Union in Queens.” After beating up on a weak Washington Nationals team and then a Detroit Tigers group that looked like kittens, the Mets then […]

by · May 30, 2019 · Sports
Yankees-Red Sox Postponed Tonight.

Yankees-Red Sox Postponed Tonight.

YANKEES-RED SOX GAME POSTPONED DUE TO WILL BE MADE UP AS THE SECOND GAME OF A DAY-NIGHT, SEPARATE-ADMISSION DOUBLEHEADER ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 3 ***TICKETS FOR TONIGHT’S GAME ARE VALID ONLY FOR THE SECOND GAME OF THE AUGUST 3 DOUBLEHEADER (7:05 p.m.).*** ***THE START TIME OF THE ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED GAME […]

by · May 30, 2019 · Sports
Whose Birthday Is It? May 30, 2019

Whose Birthday Is It? May 30, 2019

René Barrientos (1919) Barrientos was elected vice president of Bolivia in 1964, but he soon broke with the president and joined other army officers in a coup. He was installed as head of a military junta and became the sole […]

by · May 30, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Quote of the Day: May 30, 2019

Quote of the Day: May 30, 2019

The right time is any time that one is still so lucky as to have. Henry James (1843-1916)

by · May 30, 2019 · Bulletin Board
Word of the Day: May 30, 2019

Word of the Day: May 30, 2019

ameliorate Definition: (verb) To make better. Synonyms: improve, amend Usage: I sought to improve her manners and ameliorate her general tone. Discuss.

by · May 30, 2019 · Bulletin Board