BP Diaz Visits South Bronx Business Making A Difference

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. visited a secure document destruction facility in the South Bronx that focuses on hiring Bronx community members with disabilities. SHREDability, a service provided through AHRC New York City, employs 18 individuals with intellectual and […]

by · April 22, 2014 · Local News

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

Yesterday, 7:10 PM Citi Field, Flushing, New York St. Louis Cardinals (11-9) New York Mets (10-9) 0 – 2 Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Cardinals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 […]

by · April 22, 2014 · Sports

Silver Alert

by · April 21, 2014 · Uncategorized

South Korean Prosecutor: 4 More Crewmembers Of Sunken Ferry Detained

  MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean prosecutor says four more crewmembers from a sunken ferry have been detained on allegations of failing to protect passengers. Senior prosecutor Ahn Sang-don told reporters Monday that two first mates, one […]

by · April 21, 2014 · World News

Teenager survives flight over Pacific in jet wheel well: FBI

(Reuters) – A teenage boy who ran away from home survived a five-hour flight in the freezing wheel well of a jetliner that reached 38,000 feet as it traveled from California to Hawaii, the FBI said. The 16-year-old, from Santa […]

by · April 21, 2014 · World News

Iranian rape victim to be hanged unless she apologizes for sex assault claims

Iranian rape victim to be hanged unless she apologizes for sex assault claims Interior designer Reyhaneh Jabbari killed Moreteza Abdolai Sarbandi after Jabbari was called to do some for work and was allegedly assaulted by Sarbandi. Now his 26-year-old son, […]

by · April 21, 2014 · World News
BP Diaz Weighs In On City Island Bridge, Harshly Criticizes Bloomberg Era Plan

BP Diaz Weighs In On City Island Bridge, Harshly Criticizes Bloomberg Era Plan

Today, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. issued a negative recommendation on the proposed construction of a new City Island Bridge. The recommendations come as part of the borough president’s charter mandated responsibilities in the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP). […]

by · April 21, 2014 · Local News

The Price of Silence

The Price of Silence Artistic Director Jason Jeremias and Choreographer/Co-Artistic Director Jamali Corniel are bursting with talent, knowledge and a passion for theatre as they present the 3rd Annual Production “Blurred Lines of Justice” at the beautiful Lovinger Theatre at […]

The Allerton Coops Kids celebrate Easter in Zimmerman Park: A Team Effort

The Allerton Coops Kids celebrate Easter in Zimmerman Park: A Team Effort

Here’s an account from Raphael Schweizer, who runs the Bronx Park East Community Assocatiaon, on a festive Easter in Allerton’s Zimmerman Park: Thanks to Bronx Park East Community Association volunteers Johanny Santana, Francine Ruh, Norma Lopez & Cecilia Smoker of […]

by · April 21, 2014 · Local News
Deputy Inspector of 49th Precinct Reassigned

Deputy Inspector of 49th Precinct Reassigned

  49th Precinct Deputy Inspector Lorenzo Johnson, has been reassigned; he will serve as the new Commanding Officer at the 40th Precinct.  Since Johnson took over for DI Kevin Nicholson in June 2012, the 49th has been rated one of […]

by · April 21, 2014 · Local News

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

Yesterday, 1:40 PM Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida New York Yankees (11-8) Tampa Bay Rays (9-10) 5 – 1 Final 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E Yankees 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 […]

by · April 21, 2014 · Uncategorized

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: April 21, 2014

“imagine” Brook Park Photo by Nilka Martell

by · April 21, 2014 · Photos

Easter Sunday At The Vatican

by · April 20, 2014 · Uncategorized

12 Yemenis Killed (Including 3 Civilians) In Drone Strike Today

Video c/o CNN A US drone killed at least 12 in Yemen yesterday, with reportedly 9 Al Qaeda members among the dead. As reported in the Huffington Post, “A Yemeni military official said the early Saturday strike struck a vehicle […]

by · April 20, 2014 · Uncategorized, World News

Local Weather Forecast

Sunday Partly Cloudy 63 °F | °C Precipitation: 0% Humidity: 33% Wind: 11 mph

by · April 20, 2014 · Uncategorized