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CM Vanessa L. Gibson (left); PBA president Patrick Lynch (right).

Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association PAC Hopes To Influence Council Races

With 44 city lawmakers up for re-election and seven open seats, the PBA hopes to shift the city council away from the far left.

Exclusive: CM Gibson Rolls Out Participatory Budgeting, July 18

Exclusive: CM Gibson Rolls Out Participatory Budgeting, July 18

The budgeting process begins next week Monday, July 18th with community leader selection and continues over the next several months until the final ballots are cast in April and enacted June 2017.

Council Member Gibson Announces $21.9 Million Budget Enhancements for County District Attorneys 

Council Member Gibson Announces $21.9 Million Budget Enhancements for County District Attorneys 

​Council Member Gibson Announces $21.9 Million In Funding for County District Attorneys  by Koi Germany, Staff Writer On the sunny steps of the Bronx Court House Council Member Vanessa L. Gibson, joined by Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark, Richmond County […]

Council Member Gibson Announces $21.9 Million Budget Baselining

Council Member Gibson Announces $21.9 Million Budget Baselining

The funding will enable the Bronx District Attorney to assign a single assistant DA–to eliminate delays and backlogs in trial cases–at every stage.

CM Gibson Hosts PopUp IDNYC at Spring Bank

CM Gibson Hosts PopUp IDNYC at Spring Bank

ID NYC pop-up enrollment site at Spring Bank, East 167th St/Gerard Av, Bronx, NY through July 8th,

PSA 5 Housing Police Officer Shot And Killed

PSA 5 Housing Police Officer Shot And Killed

Officer Randolph Holder Jr. of PSA5 was shot and killed tonight in East Harlem responding to gunshots fired. Holder, a five year veteran of the NYPD, was pronounced dead Tuesday evening at 10:22pm. He was only 33 years of age. Officer Holder […]

by · October 21, 2015 · Crime, Police Blotter
Standing up to violence in the Bronx, Panel Discussion, May 14

Standing up to violence in the Bronx, Panel Discussion, May 14

STANDING UP TO VIOLENCE IN THE BRONX THIS SUMMER   The Monroe College School of Criminal Justice and Jacobi Medical Center’s Stand up to Violence (SUV) program are joining forces to produce a panel discussion designed to cool the heat […]

BRONXTALK TONIGHT: Council Members Gibson and King

BRONXTALK TONIGHT: Council Members Gibson and King

CITY COUNCIL ON BRONXTALK TONIGHT! – Tonight’s BronxTalk will feature two Bronx members of the city council, Vanessa Gibson (Highbridge/Morrisania), chairperson of the Public Safety Committee, and Andy King (Baychester/Co-op City).   They’ll talk with host Gary Axelbank about decriminalizing […]

FREE Job Fair, April 29

FREE Job Fair, April 29

Register. Prepare. Succeed. Upcoming Free Job Fair. Wednesday, April 29th, 10AM-2PM, SUNY Bronx Educational Opportunity Center, 1666 Bathgate Avenue (near Claremont Parkway), Bronx NY 10457. Job seekers are encouraged to register in advance at BronxEOCJobFair.Eventbrite.com. Attendees are encouraged to bring […]

BDCC County Leader and NYS Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, 85th AD.

Bronx Dems Back Assemblyman Marcos Crespo For County Leader

Bronx Dems Turn To New, Younger Leadership By Anthony Rivieccio (Bronx, NY) On Thursday night, Assemblyman Marcos Crespo took the reins as the new and youngest chairman of the Bronx Democratic party. Riverdale Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz nominated Mr. Crespo and one […]

by · March 6, 2015 · Local News, Politics
De Blasio Administration, City Council Expand Initiative to Reduce Gun Violence, Launch Gun Violence Crisis Management System In 4 Bronx Precincts

De Blasio Administration, City Council Expand Initiative to Reduce Gun Violence, Launch Gun Violence Crisis Management System In 4 Bronx Precincts

Yesterday, Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced the expansion of the City’s efforts to reduce gun violence, through the creation of the “Gun Violence Crisis Management System,” a citywide initiative to reduce gun violence, from […]

by · August 14, 2014 · Local News
Bronx Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson’s Powerful Remarks Saturday Morning At The National Action Network

Bronx Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson’s Powerful Remarks Saturday Morning At The National Action Network

On Saturday morning at the National Action Network on 145th Street in Harlem, Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson spoke to the crowd in a passionate speech about how the tragic death of 43 year old Eric Garner has affected her and the […]

by · July 21, 2014 · Local News

Bronx Councilwoman Pushes Cuomo To Call Election To Fill Open Bronx Seats

City Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson has spoken out in the past day on the current status of no election scheduled to fill two Assembly seats in the Bronx, one of which Gibson held until December.  As the legislative session started last […]

by · February 22, 2014 · Local News