The 21st Annual Throggs Neck St. Patrick’s Parade will
be held at noon on Sunday, March 10 from Lafayette
Avenue and East Tremont Avenue. It marches on East Tremont
to Harding Avenue, where there will be a reviewing stand.
This year's WCS Run For the Wild at the Bronx Zoo
will be on behalf of giraffes. Saturday, April 27th.
Then spend the day with us for exciting new activities.
forthcoming music video that was made in the Bronx offers a
take on the current state of America through the lens of the
The Community Board Athletic Leadership League is set to
release the music video for a song titled "Letter to the
President." It was made by Bronx musicians, filmed in the
Bronx, by a director in the Bronx, and it focuses on youths
from the Bronx.
Creators say the song is letters from young people in the
borough expressing how they feel about the current state of
affairs in America and how it's directly affecting them.
"It's very powerful to hear some of the words that they
putting together and feeling behind it because again you
wouldn't think sometimes the third-, fourth- or fifth-grader
would say stuff so powerful talking about social and
political issues," says CBALL founder Sleep Johnson. "They
watch the news and they know that things are not going on
right in this country and it definitely trickles down and it
affects our community and our people."
The cast and crew behind the video are hoping that it will
go viral. They plan to release it by the end of March.
The amazing Tats Cru captures this icon and his words on
their mural in the Bronx at MLK Plaza.
is a threat
Thanks, you 3, for
continuing to brighten
up our community!
Find them here.....
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
at Hostos Community College
offers educational, career, and personal
development opportunities designed to address the needs of
the South Bronx, Bronx, and Upper Manhattan communities.
Our programs will give you the skills
to do the job:
Mayor de Blasio announced funding for a new youth
in the Bronx, which will train young people to serve
jurors, judges and attorneys as
well as to adjudicate real-life
involving their peers.
A new mural of famous
freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,
who represents parts of the Bronx and Queens, has gone up far from
on the Lower East Side. And based on the reactions of my colleagues, everyone agrees it definitely kinda sorta mostly looks like her, so good
job!---Ben Yakas, Gothamist, February 13, 2019
Do you want to get out of the
city but don't have much time? Visit a
garden for a respite of calm and peace.
After closing for more than 40 years,the
High Bridge—New York City’s oldest standing bridge—is open!
Come explore this iconic landmark that connects pedestrians
and bicyclists from Manhattan and the Bronx.
Keep this website handy for Emergency Management.
A Transition Assistance Program, is a Free, No-Cost
Service to Military, Veterans and Retirees.
evaluates your civilian-life goals, and directs you to the
Network Providers who can help you reach them. Submit your
documents the first time you enter the network, and you will
never have to show them again.
website for NYC will give you
important alerts, news,
programs, events and government access
Find it here...