2014 National Association of Police Organizations TOP COPS White House Awards

Joined by Vice President Joe Biden, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and other top officials, President Barack Obama honored 53 law enforcement professionals at the White House’s East Room yesterday, stating, “The United States owes a debt to the police […]

by · May 13, 2014 · Domestic News

Happy Small Business Week From President Obama

“Today marks the beginning of National Small Business Week, a time to highlight the crucial role that America’s small businesses play in our economy. Employing millions of Americans and creating nearly two out of three new jobs, America’s small businesses […]

by · May 13, 2014 · Domestic News

Joint Statement By Mayor De Blasio And Comptroller Stringer Regarding The City’s Labor Reserve

“The Executive Budget includes funding for labor reserves associated with the recently agreed upon United Federation of Teachers contract. The accounting treatment for some aspects of expenditures associated with the agreement is subject to varying opinions by expert accountants. In […]

by · May 13, 2014 · Local News
Mayor De Blasio Outlines Major School Reforms In Executive Budget And Teachers’ Contract

Mayor De Blasio Outlines Major School Reforms In Executive Budget And Teachers’ Contract

Mayor Bill de Blasio outlined a number of major reforms coming to city schools yesterday at a Queens press conference. The sweeping changes put forward by the administration in the executive budget and its contract with the United Federation of […]

by · May 13, 2014 · Uncategorized

Congressman Crowley Announces Legislation To Improve Returning Veteran Healthcare

Ahead of Memorial Day, Congressman Joe Crowley announced legislation today that he has authored with the goal of Improving how doctors provide care for veterans.  The bill mandates that doctors ask their patients if they have served in the armed forces, […]

by · May 13, 2014 · Domestic News, Local News

Memorial Day 2014 At Van Nest Memorial Park

by · May 13, 2014 · Local News

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

Yesterday, 7:05 PM Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York New York Mets (18-19) New York Yankees (19-18) 9 – 7 Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Mets 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 […]

by · May 13, 2014 · Sports

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: May 13, 2014

Photo by Annie Boller

by · May 13, 2014 · Photos

NYPD Recruits Muslim Immigrant Informants

The New York Times has reported that since the 9/11 attacks, the NYPD has engaged in a practice of establishing a cohort of informants from Muslim immigrant communities immigrants.  The informants are tasked with snooping on other Muslims in public places. […]

by · May 12, 2014 · Local News
Congressman Serrano Honors Mike Greco Of Deli Fame

Congressman Serrano Honors Mike Greco Of Deli Fame

by · May 12, 2014 · Local News

Eastern Ukrainians Approve Secession Referendum

Early indications are that voters in Eastern Ukraine have overwhelmingly approved a measure that could potentially lead to their secession from the country. via PBS Newshour Philip Shiskin, a reporter from the Wall Street Journal, said of the relevance of […]

by · May 12, 2014 · Uncategorized
Congressional Majority Leader Visits Parkchester Charter School Today

Congressional Majority Leader Visits Parkchester Charter School Today

Congressman Eric Cantor, a representative from Virginia who as Majority Leader is the second most powerful member of Congress, will tour the Bronx Charter School for Excellence this morning and participate in a roundtable discussion with students, parents, and local […]

by · May 12, 2014 · Domestic News, Local News
49th Precinct CO McCormack Introduces Himself

49th Precinct CO McCormack Introduces Himself

by · May 12, 2014 · Local News

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: May 12, 2014

Photo by Michael Yagoda

by · May 12, 2014 · Photos

787 Opens In Throggs Neck

by · May 12, 2014 · Business