Senate Co-Leader Jeff Klein Launches “Affordable NY”

Senate Co-Leader Jeff Klein Launches IDC’s 2014 Agenda – “Affordable NY” IDC Introduces Innovative Programs Like Family Leave Insurance for Working Mothers and Fathers and Launches Mitchell Llama 2020; Agenda Re-Focuses State Resources on Working Families #AffordableNY   BRONX, NY – […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Business, Local News

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by · December 18, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Business

NYPD Crime Prevention Tip – Money Card Scam

People are losing thousands of dollars in a phone scam involving Green Dot MoneyPak cards. NYPD Crime Prevention Tip – Money Card Scam Here is how the Scam works: After receiving a call from someone who claims to be collecting […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Local News

East Bronx History Forum

Tonight at The Huntington Library, 9 Westchester Square at 7:30pm

by · December 18, 2013 · Bulletin Board

Senator Klein Hosts Annual Bronx Christmas Tree Lightings

**WEDNESDAY** ‘Tis the Season: Senator Klein Hosts Annual Bronx Christmas Tree Lightings Celebration featuring caroling, cocoa and Christmas treats to follow **PHOTO/VIDEO OPPORTUNITY** WHO: State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj (D-Bronx) Students from P.S. 83 and P.S. 105 […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Bulletin Board

Want to Save? Try High Yield Dividends ETF’S

By Chris Taylor NEW YORK (Reuters) – There are investors who couldn’t care less about dividends, and there are those who love them with an unbridled passion. Count Steve Weiss among the latter. The New York City public-relations rep first […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Business, Features

Americans aren’t saving enough to retire

By Allison Schrager (Reuters) – Americans aren’t saving enough to retire. This gap poses a problem for everyone, not just people who will face near-poverty when they can’t work anymore. Does that merit forcing people to save more? Retirement in […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Business, Domestic News, Local News

U.S. manufacturing output rose for a fourth straight month

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. manufacturing output rose for a fourth straight month in November as production increased almost across the board, the latest suggestion the economy is gaining steam. Production at the nation’s factories advanced 0.6 percent […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Business, Domestic News

New York State’s manufacturing sector rebounded slightly in December

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York state’s manufacturing sector rebounded slightly in December from its weakest level in six months while the region’s business outlook stayed relatively upbeat, a report from the New York Federal Reserve released on Monday showed. […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Business, Domestic News, Local News

Market volatility spurred by the U.S. Federal Reserve’s plans to scale back its massive stimulus program is far less of a concern now

By Louise Egan and Randall Palmer (Reuters) – Market volatility spurred by the U.S. Federal Reserve’s plans to scale back its massive stimulus program is far less of a concern now than it was

by · December 17, 2013 · Business, World News
Justice Department Is Preparing To File Civil Fraud Charges Against Citigroup Inc and Bank of America’s Merrill Lynch

Justice Department Is Preparing To File Civil Fraud Charges Against Citigroup Inc and Bank of America’s Merrill Lynch

By Aruna Viswanatha and Emily Flitter (Reuters) – The Justice Department is preparing to file civil fraud charges against Citigroup Inc and Bank of America’s Merrill Lynch unit over their sale of flawed mortgage securities ahead of the financial crisis, […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Business, Uncategorized, World News

NYPD Juvenile Justice Division

Some great programs through the NYPD for our city’s youth…

by · December 17, 2013 · Local News

U.S. justices ask for Obama’s views in September 11 case against banks

BY LAWRENCE HURLEY WASHINGTON Mon Dec 16, 2013 10:32am EST People walk outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington December 3, 2013 CREDIT: REUTERS/JONATHAN ERNST (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday asked President Barack Obama’sadministration to weigh in on whether […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Domestic News, News

“I did not kill Meredith”, Knox pleads in email to Italian court

BY CRISTIANO CORVINO FLORENCE, Italy Tue Dec 17, 2013 8:52am EST Amanda Knox looks on before speaking on NBC News’ ”Today” show in New York September 20, 2013. CREDIT: REUTERS/BRENDAN MCDERMID (Reuters) – U.S. student Amanda Knox pleaded her innocence in […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Domestic News, News, World News

Seasons Greetings…

From Friends of Pelham Bay Park. Make sure to visit their site often as they always have great events planned. http://www.pelhambaypark.org/category/events/

by · December 17, 2013 · Bulletin Board