Post Tagged with: "Christmas"

A firefighter makes his way past the heavy flames that destroyed three homes in Norwood.--Photo by Toby Norwood

Op-Ed: All I Want for Christmas Is the “Fifth Man” Back

Dear Santa, All I want for Christmas is to keep New Yorkers safe. And, well, the best way to do that would be to staff all New York City Fire Engines with five firefighters. Currently, about 90% of all FDNY […]

by · December 24, 2018 · Government, News, Op Ed, Opinion
Happy Holidays from NYPD Community Affairs

Happy Holidays from NYPD Community Affairs

 

by · December 24, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv Isaiah‬ ‭9:6‬ ‭KJV‬‬ “For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The […]

by · December 23, 2018 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Merry Christmas to All of Our Readers!

Merry Christmas to All of Our Readers!

by · December 25, 2017 · Bulletin Board
Christmas In The Bronx and Birth of A Miracle

Christmas In The Bronx and Birth of A Miracle

By Ray Negron  It’s Christmas and I am driving back from a party for kids who reside in a homeless shelter. My dear friend, Dan Quintero, from the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club always helps me to put this […]

by · December 22, 2017 · Sports
BP DIAZ HOSTS BRONX CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING, 12/ 7

BP DIAZ HOSTS BRONX CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING, 12/ 7

Tonight, Thursday, December 7, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will host the borough’s annual Christmas tree lighting, along with other special holiday festivities. The evening will include performances by The Celia Cruz Bronx High School and Millennium Art Academy […]

Members gave out dozens of gifts to residents of a nearby homeless shelter. Photo by David Greene

UNUSUAL SANTA SUITS

UNUSUAL SANTA SUITS — One last Christmas story Members of the FDNY’s Engine 48 and Ladder 56 took time out from their normal duties to bring the holidays to those less fortunate. The firefighter’s were spotted returning to their firehouse […]

Christmas In America

Christmas In America

Sunday, December 25 — Today is Christmas Day — a joyous religious observance for many, but for almost everyone, one of the happiest days of the year. Outside or indoors, whether in balmy or snowbound climates, children are busy trying out […]

by · December 25, 2016 · Profile America
Matters of Faith: “THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD IS THE REASON FOR THE SEASON!”

Matters of Faith: “THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD IS THE REASON FOR THE SEASON!”

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.​ John 8:12 NKJV Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, “I am the light of the world. He who follows Me shall not walk in darkness, but have the light of life.” Advent […]

by · December 24, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
2016 Holiday Season By The Numbers

2016 Holiday Season By The Numbers

Our friends at the U.S. Census Bureau remind us that while this holiday season is a time for gathering and celebrating with family and friends, gift giving, reflection and thanks, it is a major time for business. So as you […]

by · December 24, 2016 · Business, Holidays, Profile America
President Obama and the First Lady just gave their annual holiday message from the White House for the last time. Photo credit: WH.gov

Merry Christmas from President Obama and the First Lady

President Obama and the First Lady just gave their annual holiday message from the White House for the last time. The Obamas spoke about the values that bring Americans together over the holiday season. And they called on us to support […]

by · December 24, 2016 · Holidays
Matters of Faith: The Joy That Christmas Brings!

Matters of Faith: The Joy That Christmas Brings!

‭‭‬‬‬By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.​ Luke 2:8-14 KJV‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ 8 And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and […]

by · December 11, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: This One Thing

Matters of Faith: This One Thing

Know what you can do to advance God’s Kingdom and do just that one thing.

by · November 27, 2016 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Local Pols Offer Christmas Greetings

Local Pols Offer Christmas Greetings

  Wishing a very Merry Christmas to all New Yorkers who celebrate. — Gov. Andrew Cuomo [Twitter] To those celebrating, Merry Christmas! @Chirlane and I wish you a day filled with joy, good food, and loved ones. — Mayor Bill […]

by · December 26, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
Matters of Faith: Is Your Mind Made Up to do the Right Thing

Matters of Faith: Is Your Mind Made Up to do the Right Thing

  “IS YOUR MIND MADE UP TO DO THE RIGHT THING?” by Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv.   Romans 7:18-19, 24-25 (NKJV) 18 For I know that in me (that is, in my flesh) nothing good dwells; for to will […]

by · December 22, 2015 · Faith, Matters of Faith, Religion