Chancellor Fariña Details Department’s Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2015

Earlier this week, NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced the Department’s priorities highlighting increased funding of about half a billion dollars to provide a top-quality education to all students across the City while supporting our teachers, principals, and families. Highlights […]

by · June 1, 2014 · Local News

U.S. Department of Education Announces $75 Million First in the World Competition

To spur innovation in higher education aimed at helping more students access and complete a college degree or credential, the U.S. Department of Education announced earlier this month the availability of $75 million in the First in the World (FITW) […]

by · June 1, 2014 · Domestic News

Secretary of State Statement On POW Bowe Bergdahl

Secretary Kerry: May 2014 » Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC May 31, 2014 The responsibility to make sure all of our men and women in uniform return from battle, especially […]

by · June 1, 2014 · Domestic News, World News

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

American League Yesterday, 1:05 PM Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York Minnesota Twins (25-28) New York Yankees (29-25) 1 – 3 Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Twins 1 0 0 0 0 0 […]

by · June 1, 2014 · Sports

Community Board #9’s June 2014 Meeting Calendar

by · June 1, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: June 1, 2014

Photo by Annie Boller

by · June 1, 2014 · Photos

Space Travel From Private Provider Imminent

by · May 31, 2014 · Uncategorized

What is a Feuilleton?

The Scripps National Spelling Bee is over and the last word ws “feuilleton”.  So what the heck is a feuilleton? A: THIS. Feuilleton (French pronunciation: ​[fœjtɔ̃]; a diminutive of French: feuillet, the leaf of a book) was originally a kind of supplement attached to the political portion ofFrench […]

by · May 31, 2014 · Uncategorized

Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade Manana

by · May 31, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Local News

NYC DOT Announces Third Annual “We’re Walking Here” NYC School Winners

The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced the results of this year’s “We’re Walking Here” competition, with P.S. 90/Edna Cohen School, Coney Island, Brooklyn; P.S. 1 Tottenville School, Staten Island; and P.S. 307/Pioneer Academy, Corona, Queens; earning […]

by · May 31, 2014 · Local News

Mayor de Blasio Announces More Than 10,000 New Full-Day Pre-K Seats at Community-Based Early Childhood Centers in Every Borough

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GawBNp3CA3A Mayor de Blasio announced on Friday that New York City will open 10,400 additional full-day pre-kindergarten seats in Community-Based Early Childhood Centers by September 2014.  Communities including Crotona-Tremont in the Bronx, as well as Flushing and Jamaica in Queens, […]

by · May 31, 2014 · Local News

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

American League Yesterday, 7:05 PM Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York Minnesota Twins (25-27) New York Yankees (28-25) 6 – 1 Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Twins 0 1 0 3 0 0 […]

by · May 31, 2014 · Sports

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: May 31, 2014

Photo by Michael Yagoda

by · May 31, 2014 · Photos
Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association Fundraiser

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association Fundraiser

The Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Assocation had its annual spring event, a fundraiser at Maestros in Morris Park, in which Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and members Alex Nilaj and Elaine Feder were honored, as well as the ownership of the Lydig Coffee […]

by · May 30, 2014 · Uncategorized

Kerry To Snowden: “Accept Consequences Of That Act Of Civil Disobedience”

“[Snowden] should do what many people who have taken issue with their own government do, which is challenge it, speak out, engage in an act of civil disobedience,” said Secretary of State John Kerry in an interview with Gwen Ifill […]

by · May 30, 2014 · Domestic News, World News