NYPL Statement On The 42nd Street Library Renovation

From New York Public Library President Tony Marx: Throughout this process our focus has been making this library even better for our millions of visitors by creating an improved space for our largest circulating branch, providing a superior storage environment […]

by · May 26, 2014 · Uncategorized

Watch The Scientists At Work At The Botanical Garden

Science Open House –Four Days Only! May 29 – June 1, 2014 Across the Science Campus and Conservatory Vicinity Partake in behind-the-scenes tours and more through the eyes of our scientists during this once a year event! *Grounds admission required […]

by · May 26, 2014 · Uncategorized

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

Stanley Cup Playoffs Yesterday, 8:00 PM Madison Square Garden, New York, New York Montreal Canadiens (1-3-0) New York Rangers (3-1-0) 2 – 3 Final 1 2 3 OT Total Canadiens 0 1 1 0 2 Rangers 1 1 0 1 […]

by · May 26, 2014 · Uncategorized

Bronx Chronicle Photo Of The Day May 25, 2014

by · May 25, 2014 · Uncategorized

Boy Allegedly Tossed Through A Belmont Shop Window Will Make First Public Appearance This Morning

Javier Payne will make his first public appearance at the National Action Networks’s weekly Saturday rally this morning. The fourteen-year-old Bronx boy was reportedly smashed through a plate glass window of “Hookah Place” on Arthur Avenue in Belmont by a police […]

by · May 25, 2014 · Uncategorized

THE BRONX TROLLEY – READINGS & CONVERSATIONS WITH YOLANDA RODRIGUEZ

On Wednesday, June 4, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., hop off The Bronx Trolley at the Bronx Museum and hear poet and curator Yolanda Rodriguez discuss her book Alma Derramada/Spilled Soul, which is a limited edition, handmade book of bilingual poetry […]

by · May 25, 2014 · Uncategorized

Bronx Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Golf Outing This Week

There was a great turnout earlier this week at the Bronx Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Golf Outing.  Money was raised for the American Cancer Society. Next years event will be on Thursday, May 21, 2015. Photo by Robert Benimoff

by · May 25, 2014 · Photos

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

American League Yesterday, 2:10 PM U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago, Illinois New York Yankees (25-23)  Chicago White Sox (25-26) 4 – 3 Final 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 […]

by · May 25, 2014 · Sports

Former 49th Youth Officer Chris Traumer Receives Citizen Appreciation Award at Precinct Council Breakfast

At the 49th Precinct’s 26th Annual Fellowship Conference at Maestro’s on Wednesday morning, Chris Traumer, formerly the Youth Officer and leader of the Explorers program at the precinct, was awarded the Citizen Appreciation Award.  Read The Chronicle’s story about Traumer’s promotion […]

by · May 24, 2014 · Uncategorized

“The Bronx In The 1950s And 1960s: Paintings By William Folchi”

Check out “The Bronx in the 1950s and 1960s: paintings by William P. Folchi” at the Bronx Library Center, running until next Saturday.  The exhibit features thirteen oil paintings depicting various scenes in the Bronx during the 1950s and 1960s. […]

by · May 24, 2014 · Uncategorized

Komodo Dragons Return To Bronx Zoo

The Bronx Zoo is again home to Komodo dragons, the largest and heaviest lizards in the world. The animals, which can weigh over 300 pounds and reach more than nine feet in length when grown, are already awing visitors at […]

by · May 24, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Local News

Gold Medals Awarded

On Friday,the President signed into law the following two acts in advance of Memorial Day: H.R. 685, the “American Fighter Aces Congressional Gold Medal Act,” which provides for the award of a single congressional gold medal to the American Fighter […]

by · May 24, 2014 · Domestic News

President Obama Nominates Julián Castro As Next Housing & Urban Dev. Secretary And Shaun Donovan As OMB Director

President Obama Nominates Julián Castro as Next HUD Secretary, and Shaun Donovan as OMB Director by Eric Schultz, Dep. White House Press Secretary May 23, 2014 President Barack Obama, with Vice President Joe Biden, delivers remarks announcing his intent to […]

by · May 24, 2014 · Domestic News
Bronx Chronicle Photo Of The Day: May 24, 2014

Bronx Chronicle Photo Of The Day: May 24, 2014

   

by · May 24, 2014 · Photos

Women’s Basketball League Promotes Equality

The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) tipped off WNBA Pride presented by COVERGIRL, a new national platform celebrating inclusion and equality, while combating anti-LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) bias, it was announced earlier this week by WNBA President Laurel […]

by · May 24, 2014 · Uncategorized