Today, Reverend Doctor Elijah Thompson, Pastor of the Bronx Miracle Gospel Tabernacle (BMGT), endorsed Mayor Bloomberg’s bid for re-election. Rev. Dr. Thompson cited the Mayor’s record on education reform and his support of small businesses
The Bronx District Attorney Robert T. Johnson announced yesterday that two Bronx men have been charged with bilking three people out of more than one point three million dollars ($1,300,000) in an alleged scam involving
Governor David A. Paterson today signed Executive Order No. 27, authorizing the New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation (NYCOTB) to file a petition for reorganization under Chapter 9 of the federal bankruptcy code. The Governor
Concerned that thousands of men are unable to secure employment because they lack the initial, yet vital, step of looking presentable for a job interview, The Osborne Association and Men’s Wearhouse are working together to
Temple Emanuel at Parkchester, a Conservative synagogue on Benedict Avenue, has a new rabbi. Jesse M. Olitzky, a fourth year rabbinical student at the Jewish Theological Seminary, begins serving as the community’s rabbi this September.
Governor David A. Paterson announced last week $34.7 million in grants that will help expand affordable housing, revitalize New York"s Main Streets, and modernize local infrastructure. The awards, which are financed through the New York