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Eddie Martinez: White Outs

Widely recognized for his large scale paintings that incorporate silkscreens of blown up drawings, Eddie Martinez has built a consistent body of work over the last decade successfully merging the tradition of American abstract painting with the energy of the street.

 

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DCA 101: What Start-Up Businesses Need To Know About Consumer Protection Law

Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced DCA 101, a new series of informational workshops provided by DCA lawyers to help New York City businesses understand and comply with the law. ...
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BP Diaz Calls For NYC Control Of Public Transit

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. held a press conference this morning to oppose the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) proposed public transit fare hikes and to call for a reorganization of the agency that gives control of local public transit back to New York City....
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Rosemary Hernandez, 30, Arrested For The Murder Of Rafael Garcia, 22

On Saturday, January 12, 2019 at approximately 0420 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male stabbed inside of 692 East 182 Street, apartment #1D, within the confines of the 48 Precinct in Bronx....
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Seniya Benitez, 2, Missing

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following missing person and wanted individual in connection to a custodial interference incident within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx....
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Ukrainian Duo Indicted In SEC Hacking Conspiracy

Today, Artem Radchenko and Oleksandr Ieremenko, both of Kiev, Ukraine were charged for their roles in an elaborate hacking scheme which targeted the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) computer networks....
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BP Diaz To Host Rally Opposing MTA Fare Hikes

On Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 08:00 a.m., Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will join elected officials, advocates and commuters for a rally and press conference opposing the proposed Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) fare hikes that are slated to be voted on later this month....
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Shafaye Benton, 11, Missing

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating a person reported missing on Monday, January 14, 2019 within the confines of the 48 Precinct in Bronx....
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Help Identify A Driver Who Left The Scene Of An Accident

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individual and vehicle depicted in the attached video and photograph in connection to a hit and run incident that occurred within the confines of the 52 Precinct. in bronx ...
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Help Identify A Grand Larceny Suspect

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating the individual depicted in the attached photos in connection to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 44 Precinct in Bronx....
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Help Identify An Assault Suspect

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photograph in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx....
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Help Identify 4 Assault Suspects

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of four unidentified males who are sought in connection with an assault within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx....
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More Than 1,000 New Winter Coats Given Out Today In Bronx

Clothes4Souls, a Nashville-based not-for-profit, and Macy’s are teaming up for the retailer’s “The Big Give Back: Buy a Coat and We’ll Donate One” campaign, together with Council Member Andy King, will distribute more than 1,000 brand new coats from Macy’s to Bronx residents....
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3 New Bronx Experiences For 2019

The Bronx is the go-to area for amazing nights out in New York and there are some great new places opening up to try. ...
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10th Annual "Three Kings Day" Celebration

The Bronx Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce's 10th annual "Three Kings Day" celebration took place at the Bronx McDonald's located at 85 Bruckner Boulevard on Friday, January 11th....
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Where Love Is Illegal

Almost 1.8 billion people live in countries where identifying as lesbian, gay, transgender, bisexual and intersex could lead to imprisonment, corporal punishment or even death. 72 nations around the world have criminal laws against sexual activity by LGBTQI+ people....
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NYC Ferry System Expands To Connect All 5 Boroughs

Following his State of the City address last week, Mayor de Blasio today released additional details about the expansion of the NYC Ferry system, which will begin serving all five boroughs in 2020....
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$35 Million Settlement With FedEx Over Shipping Of Illegal Cigarettes

Attorney General Letitia James and City Corporation Counsel Zachary W. Carter announced a $35.3 million settlement today with FedEx Ground Package System, Inc. (FedEx) to resolve claims over illegal cigarette deliveries to residents throughout New York City and State made by FedEx over a ten-year period....
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Creating Unity In The Community Parkchester’s Annual Kwanzaa Celebration

On Saturday, December 29, 2018, the community turned out to enjoy Parkchester’s Annual Celebration of Kwanzaa, a much-needed festive gathering....
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Elizabeth Vasquez, 21, Missing

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following person who was reported missing on Saturday, January 12, 2019 within the confines of the 45 Precinct in Bronx....
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Remembering The Legacy Of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

“At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.”
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Over 11K Babies Will Be Born In The US On New Year’s Day

Almost 11,283 babies will be born in the United States on New Year’s Day, UNICEF said today.
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Happy New Year 2019

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Secretary Perdue Details USDA Functions In The Event Of A Lapse In Federal Funding

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today detailed which functions of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will remain available in the event of a lapse in government funding.
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Damage American Technology Program

The 90 day “truce” agreed to in the G20 dinner between Presidents Trump and Xi is certainly a plus. The world has been spared, at least for the moment, an acceleration of a destructive trade war between the world’s two largest economies.
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The Anniversary Of 9/11

Statement from Borough President Diaz regarding the anniversary of 9/11:
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U.S. Marks The 17th Anniversary Of 9/11 With Somber Tributes & A New Monument

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims, after a year when two attacks demonstrated the enduring threat of terrorism in the nation’s biggest city.
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Google Doodle Celebrates America's Workers On Labor Day 2018

Google Doodle did not take the day off Monday, when it hailed the American worker on Labor Day.

American Constitution Trumped

Once upon a time Americans were very sensitive on the subject of taxation. They even dumped British tea into the Boston Harbor as a protest against British taxes. And the American constitution was written to give an elected Congress the primary power to impose taxes.
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Staff Sergeant Ugarte Received A Battle Field Promotion

Staff Sergeant Ugarte received a battle field promotion from Sergeant to Staff Sergeant on July 1, 2018 by Lieutenant General Funk - the COMBINED JOINT TASK FORCE-OPERATION INHERENT RESOLVE Commander for exceptional performance while deployed to Baghdad, Iraq.

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Arthur Burton

Arthur L Burton III was educated at Monroe University, Bronx, majoring in Computer Programming. He graduated from the Chubb Institute with concentration Network Engineering, NY. Arthur is a Certified NYSEMT and has volunteered as an EMT for the Throggs Neck Ambulance Corp in Bronx, NY. Arthur works as a Freelance writer and Ghostwriter. He is currently an Active Board Member for the Greater Zion Hill Community Action Network, New York City, NY.