State Senate Co-Leader Klein Endorsed by Steamfitters Local 638

Adding to a growing number of union supporters, Steamfitters Local 638 endorsed the reelection of Senator Jeff Klein on Wednesday. “Jeff Klein is a proven leader and a fighter for the middle class. He’s been a longtime friend of the […]

by · May 15, 2014 · Uncategorized

Chronicle Throwback Thursday: The Woodmansten Inn

Located at the corner of Williamsbridge Road and Pelham Parkway, the Woodmansten Inn, memorialized today only by Woodmansten Place next to the Morris Park 5 train stop, was once a purveyor of the illegal substances.  In a February 1921 article […]

by · May 15, 2014 · Local News

Mayor De Blasio Opens Newly Rebuilt Hamilton Avenue Asphalt Plant, Helping City Resurface 1,000 Miles Of Streets This Year

Yesterday, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg, and Department of Design and Construction Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora announced the reopening of the completely rebuilt Hamilton Avenue asphalt plant. The state-of-the-art DOT facility is a key link in the agency’s […]

by · May 15, 2014 · Uncategorized

Yesterday’s Local Sports Scores

Yesterday, 7:10 PM Citi Field, Flushing, New York New York Yankees (20-19)   New York Mets (19-20) 4 – 0 Final ) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Yankees 0 1 0 1 0 […]

by · May 15, 2014 · Uncategorized

Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: May 15, 2014

Photo by Annie Boller

by · May 15, 2014 · Photos
Bronx Army Vet Sal Conforto to be inducted to the NYS Veteran’s Hall of Fame

Bronx Army Vet Sal Conforto to be inducted to the NYS Veteran’s Hall of Fame

The staff of the Bronx Chronicle would like to congratulate our publisher on this honor! Bronx Army Vet Sal Conforto to be inducted to the NYS Veteran’s Hall of Fame by Fernando P Tirado  On Tuesday, May 20th, local community activist […]

by · May 14, 2014 · Uncategorized

Eileen Torres Begins Tenure As New BronxWorks Executive Director

On May 1, Eileen Torres began her term as the new permanent Executive Director of BronxWorks, an organization that helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being and builds a stronger community in the Bronx since 1972.  She was […]

by · May 14, 2014 · Uncategorized

Mayor’s New Executive Budget Presentation

Yesterday, Mayor Bill de Blasio presented New York City’s Executive Budget for Fiscal Year 2015, a “fiscally responsible plan” that reflects the administration’s priorities and moves the city “in a new, progressive direction”. Included in the presenatation was an announcement […]

by · May 14, 2014 · Local News

Bronx’s Manhattan College Announces Commencement Speakers

Dominick M. Servedio, P.E., executive chairman of STV Group, Inc., and Carolyn Y. Woo, Ph.D., president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services (CRS), will deliver keynote addresses at Manhattan College’s two commencement ceremonies on May 17 and May 18 in […]

by · May 14, 2014 · Local News

3rd Annual Unity In The Community Festival By The Armory

by · May 14, 2014 · Local News

Councilman King Receives Award From Bronx Community Health Network

Councilman Andy King received a leadership award from the Bronx Community Health Network on Monday evening. Bronx Community Health Network, Inc. (BCHN) is a not-for-profit organization and Federally Qualified Health Center that sponsors fiftteen community and school-based health centers in the […]

by · May 14, 2014 · Uncategorized

WFUV Annual Gala Honors Mavis Staples, Raises $375,000

  Mavis Staples Photo by Chris Taggart/Fordham Fans of WFUV, Fordham University’s listener-supported public radio station, packed Manhattan’s Gotham Hall on May 8 to pay tribute to four standouts whose distinctive talents have shaped the entertainment industry past and present. FUV’s […]

by · May 14, 2014 · Local News

Senator Diaz Sr.’s Latest “You Should Know” Bulletin, On Jeff Klein And The IDC

“It is Music to Some People’s Ears and Painful to Others” is the title of yesterday’s post from Senator Ruben Diaz Sr. who has both endorsed East Bronx Senator Jeff Klein, who faces a primary challenge from former Councilman Oliver […]

by · May 14, 2014 · Local News

No Cost Health Care Training at CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College

by · May 14, 2014 · Bulletin Board
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by · May 14, 2014 · Uncategorized