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BP Diaz Visits Bronx Muslim Center

On Friday March 29, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. attended Friday prayer at the Bronx Muslim Center.

 

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Bronx Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast

On Thursday, March 28, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the Bronx Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast at The Bronx County Building’s Veteran’s Memorial Hall....
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New York Hispanic Clergy Organization's 2019 Annual Banquet

You should know that the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization will celebrate its 31st Annual Banquet...
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On Salafism

The classic conflict of spirit vs laws of religion has existed across time. The Old Testament’s focus on laws and a punitive God finds contrast with the New Testament’s focus on mercy and spirit of faith. The Islamic version is the conflict between Salafism and Sufism, which are both Sunni ideologies....
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The Holy Quran, Holy Torah, And The Holy Bible All Defend The Sanctity Of Life

You should know that on January 22nd, 2019, New York State became the abortion capital of the United States. On that day, the New State Senate and Assembly, along with Governor Andrew Cuomo passed and signed into law the most barbaric abortion expansion law this country has ever seen. ...
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Community Interfaith Service In Honor Of Rev. Dr. martin Luther King Jr.

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted an interfaith service honoring the legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in conjunction with the Trinity Baptist Church on Monday, January 21, 2019....
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Merry Christmas

“Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Luke 2:14   ...
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

On Thursday, December 6, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Bronx Christmas tree lighting ceremony....
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Chanukah Celebration & Menorah Lighting

On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Chanukah Celebration and Menorah Lighting ceremony at the Riverdale YM-YWHA....
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BP Diaz Hosts Christmas Tree Lighting

On Thursday, December 6, 2018 (tomorrow), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will host the borough’s annual Bronx Christmas tree lighting ceremony along with special holiday festivities....
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Community Shabbat Dinner At The Bronx Jewish Center

On Friday December 7, starting at 07:00 p.m. there will be a Community Shabbat dinner at the Bronx Jewish Center....
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Chanukah Celebration & Menorah Lighting Ceremony

To RSVP, please send an e-mail message to jlaufer@bronxbp.nyc.gov.   ...
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Happy Thanksgiving

We gather on this day to thank God for what we have, for the family we love, the friends we cherish, and for the blessings that will come....
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† Happy St. Patrick's Day

Happy Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day of the Festival of Patrick")!...
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† Merry Christmas

Once again, it is that time of the year when you get ready for Santa and some Christmas surprises. Get the Christmas tree ready, sing some carols and get ready for some feasting with your family and friends....
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Bronx Christmas Tree Lighting

On Thursday, December 7, 2017, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Christmas tree at the Bronx County Building....
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Diwali Celebrations In Bronx

The annual Festival of Lights brought residents together at the Vishnu Mandir Temple in Soundview....
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Jesuit Homosexualist Guest At Historic Bronx Parish Rededication

Jesuit homosexualist, Fr. James Martin, attends the rededication of a historic Bronx parish with N.Y. Archbishop and Cdl. Timothy Dolan, while a parishioner is "stunned."...
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Dinner Honor For Father Fitzgerald

Father Brendan Fitzgerald, pastor of St. Barnabas parish in Bronx and dean of Northeast Bronx, will be one of three honorees at the Aisling Irish Community Center’s annual dinner dance and auction at Mulino’s at Lake Isle in Eastchester Friday, September 29, 2017....
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Happy St. Patrick's Day

Every year, millions of people don ginger wigs, green jackets and shamrock-adorned top hats....
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Bronx Police Officer Turned Demonologist

A former Bronx Police sergeant has gained recognition amongst fans of the supernatural with his first-hand accounts of the paranormal, some of which take place within walking distance of Fordham University’s gates....
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Merry Christmas

Joy to the world, a king has been born! Here’s wishing you and your families peace and prosperity this Christmas!...
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Parkchester’s Annual Kwanzaa Celebration

"Greetings, Creating Unity in the Community" focuses on bringing our African American community closer together for a wonderful cultural experience. The mission is to honor the work ...
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Parranda con Paranda: A Puerto Rican & Garifuna Holiday Celebration

Celebrate the holiday season at the Bronx Music Heritage Center with holiday traditions from two of the Bronx's distinct Latino communities: Puerto Rican and Garifuna....
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Obama's Religion Of Peace?

Muslims in Egypt, in 2014, in the village of Dalga, murdered a Christian man right in front of his son by riddling his body with bullets, then they dragged his body to the mosque. When they arrived at the mosque, they tied his body to a tractor and then mutilated the corpse as they screamed “Allahu Akbar!”...
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Meet Admiral Taslim Ackbar, Killer Of Infidels

Greetings to all infidels and defilers of Islamic law, my name is Admiral Taslim Ackbar, Killer of Infidels, and Allah has sent me to kill you....
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"My loving father threw acid in my face..."

"...because I refused to marry my older cousin who already had a wife...""...
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Three Kings Day In Bronx

On Saturday, January 3, 2015, State Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz, along with Assembly Members Marcos Crespo, Luis Sepulveda and The New York Hispanic Clergy Organization, will be celebrating the visit of the Three Kings to Bronx....
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Happy Holidays From Bronx Borough President Diaz

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Christmas Tree Lighting event at the Bronx County Building on Thursday, December 4, 2014....
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Happy Chanukah

I would like to wish everyone in the Bronx and City of New York, a very Happy and Healthy Chanukah....
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Bronx Rising! December: Parranda Con Paranda

Join us for the last Bronx Rising! in 2014!...
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Free Toys For Needy Bronx Children For Christmas

New York State Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz, together with Mr. Edward Cox, Chairman of the New York State Republican Party, The United States Marine Corps Toys for Tots and The New York Hispanic Clergy Organization, will be celebrating Christmas in Bronx by giving free toys to needy children....
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Bronx Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. invites the public to the annual Bronx Christmas Tree lighting ceremony....
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Religious

"Is bible the word of God?" Based on the bible God is love. That means that the word of God is love. Suppose 65% of the ...
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Three Auxiliary Bishops Named For The Archdiocese

Pope Francis has named three priests of the archdiocese with extensive experience as parish pastors as auxiliary bishops of the Archdiocese of New York....
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Annual Christian Children's Parade

New York State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz (D-Bronx) welcomes all New Yorkers to the Christian Children’s Parade on Saturday, June 14, 2014, beginning at 12:00 noon....
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Historic New York Medhanialem Church Moves To Bronx

One of the oldest Ethiopian churches in New York, the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Medhanialem Church has officially moved into a newly purchased property in the Norwood section of Bronx at 302 East 206 Street....
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Three Kings Day Celebration

On Saturday, January 4th, State Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz along with Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz Jr., Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda, The New York Hispanic Clergy Organization and other elected officials, will come together to provide the children of our community a Three Kings Day Celebration. ...
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New Yeshiva In Bronx Opening For Bochurim “Still Looking” Mid Zman

Bronx, once the home of a vibrant frum community, is now receiving its long awaited revitalization with the opening of a Yeshiva Gedolah and Beis Medrash....
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NYC Clergy Gather On Sandy Aftermath

Representatives from Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Long Island as well as Connecticut came together for prayer, conversation and planning to formulate a citywide faith-based strategy regarding the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy....
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Patriarch Maxim Of Bulgaria Dies At 98

Patriarch Maxim (Maximus) (Bulgarian: Патриарх Максим) (Marin Naydenov Minkov, born October 29, 1914), the head of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church since 1971 died today, November 6, 2012 at 98....
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Faith Wins A 17-Year Court Battle

Earlier today, the Alliance Defense Fund won a permanent injunction in a 17-year legal battle involving the Bronx Household of Faith and the NYC Board ...
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Bronx Church Permitted To Meet At NYC School

A federal judge cleared the way Thursday for a small Bronx church to continue meeting for religious services at a New York City public school despite an appeals court ruling upholding the city's ban on use of the schools for worship services....
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162-Year Bronx Parish Closes

The parish of St. Augustine's Church, which was founded in 1849 in the Morrisania section of the Bronx, is celebrating its last Mass today....
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Check Urself B4 U Wreck Urself

Reverend Hiram Ratliff, the Pastor of the New Tabernacle Baptist Church in Bronx, is hosting a youth workshop this Sunday, January 29, 2012 after morning service at 02:00 p.m. entitled Check Urself B4 U Wreck Urself. ...
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Buddhist Meditation & Levitation

On a quest for magic in Nepal, magician Dan White meets up with a Buddhist monk who claims to have the power of levitation....
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Jewish Organization Sued For Religious Discrimination

A Jewish former employee is suing the non-profit Jewish organization Na’amat for religious discrimination....
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Bronx Native Edwin O’Brien Named Cardinal

One of the 22 Catholic clergymen promoted Friday to cardinals by Pope Benedict XVI is a Bronx native assigned to Vatican City who makes a pilgrimage every spring to his childhood church....
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NY Housing Authority Gives Bronx Church The Boot

A small church in Bronx has been evicted from a public community center....
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Bronx Annual Chanukah Celebration

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. invites you to join him celebrate Chanukah....
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A Bronx Church Divided

The Bedford Park Presbyterian Church in the Bronx was founded in 1900 and began holding bilingual services in English and Korean, 73 years later....
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Invitation To A Movie & A Prayer Night

To celebrate the days of the Immaculate Conception & Our Lady of Guadalupe, the House Of Hope International presents a movie & prayer night with special guest Rev. Peter M. J. Stravinskas, Ph.D., S.T.D....
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Defending Tradition, Family & Property

Members of the American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property (TFP) recently campaigned on the streets of Bronx in favor of traditional marriage....
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Ghanaian Catholic Community In Bronx

The Ghanaian Catholic Community in the Bronx, (from Christ the King and St. Margaret Mary Churches) celebrated Ghana's 54th Independence Anniversary on Sunday, March 6th, 2011 with the Most Reverend Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of New York, as the Principal Celebrant at Our Lady of Grace Roman Catholic Church, Bronx, New York....
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Inspirational Gospel Assembly's Show

The Inspirational Gospel Assembly, one of New York's most inspiring churches located on Brooks Ave, Bronx, NY recently held a spectacular gospel show in preparation for the its grand inauguration in New York, scheduled for May 28 2011....
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Islam: What The West Needs To Know

An examination of Islam, violence, and the fate of the non-Muslim world....
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Parkchester’s Annual Kwanzaa Festival

Creating Unity in the Community kindly invites you to attend Parkchester’s second Annual Kwanzaa Celebration. We will be delighted to have your participation and support a program that will benefit the community....
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US Joins In Chorus Of Condemnation

The United States of America has said it "strongly condemns" the sentencing of seven Iranian Baha'i leaders to 20 years imprisonment....
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A Night At St. Clare’s Convent

The House of Hope Int'l is pleased to announce that Alex LaPerchia (and his wife Phyllis LaPerchia) will be joining our all-volunteer staff and other visitors on this week's Wednesday's June 23rd, 7:30pm "Movie & prayer night." Our European film feature, "The Wizard of Heaven," is a cinematic treasure telling the remarkable and compelling story of the humble pastor of Ars, France....
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Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

Saint Patrick (Latin: Sanctus Patricius, Irish: Naomh Pádraig) (c. 387 – 17 March, 493); was a Romanized-Celt, a Romano-Briton and Christian missionary, who is the most generally recognised patron saint of Ireland (although Brigid of Kildare and Colmcille are also formally patron saints)....
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Shaking Up Your Passover Menu

On Passover, Jews around the world are all looking for those new and different appetizers and entrees that aren not the same old same old recycled boring ones. This year, shake up your Pesach menus with the following extra special and fun recipes by Eileen Goltz....
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Live Happier, Healthier & More Productive Lives

Thessalonia Worship and Cultural Community are excited to reach out and help the community to live happier and healthier lives through a 4 -day event of celebration, education, and inspiration. The members of Thessalonia recognize the need for people to gain empowerment to live each day of their lives to the fullest....
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We Wish You A Merry Christmas!

Christmas or Christmas Day is an annual holiday that, in Christianity, commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ. It is celebrated on December 25, but this date is not known to be Jesus' actual birthday, and may have initially been chosen to correspond with either the day exactly nine months after some early Christians believed Jesus had been conceived, a historical Roman festival, or the date of the northern hemisphere's winter solstice....
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Naomi Rivera Celebrates Chanukah

New York State Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera (D-Bronx) has made vast strides in bringing the Bronx community together as a whole, especially during times of celebration for our most cherished holidays, and this holiday season is no different....
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We Wish You A Happy Hanukkah!

The festival is observed by the kindling of the lights of a special candelabrum, the nine-branched Menorah or Hanukiah, one additional light on each night of the holiday, progressing to eight on the final night. ...
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Arsonists Torched Bronx Church

A former synagogue that was turned into a church on Ellis Avenue in the Parkchester section of Bronx was torched by assailants who smeared Satanic graffiti on its walls....
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“Guy” Leads The Bronx SDA Church

The president of the Northeastern Conference of Seventh-Day Adventist, Elder Trevor Baker has announced the appointment of Dr. J. Kendal Guy to become the 18th pastor of the Bronx Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Bronx New York....
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A New Rabbi At Temple Emanuel

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. Olitzky’s goal is to create a warm and welcoming environment for all and to offer many entry points into the community....
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Mother Teresa Honored In Bronx

A community in Bronx is honoring the life and legacy of one of the world's most revered humanitarians....
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Bronxite, Father J. Augustine Di Noia

Earlier today, the Holy Father nominated Dominican Father Joseph Augustine Di Noia, 66, as the archbishop secretary of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Disciple of the Sacraments. He is given the archepiscopal dignity and is assigned the Titular See of Oregon City....
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Interfaith Gathering In Solidarity

Earlier today, Muslim, Jewish and Christian leaders gathered to denounce religious hatred and express solidarity two days after the Bronx terrorist plot was foiled. ...
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BP Diaz Visits Bronx Muslim Center

On Friday March 29, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. attended Friday prayer at the Bronx Muslim Center.
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Bronx Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast

On Thursday, March 28, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the Bronx Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast at The Bronx County Building’s Veteran’s Memorial Hall.
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New York Hispanic Clergy Organization's 2019 Annual Banquet

You should know that the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization will celebrate its 31st Annual Banquet
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On Salafism

The classic conflict of spirit vs laws of religion has existed across time. The Old Testament’s focus on laws and a punitive God finds contrast with the New Testament’s focus on mercy and spirit of faith. The Islamic version is the conflict between Salafism and Sufism, which are both Sunni ideologies.
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The Holy Quran, Holy Torah, And The Holy Bible All Defend The Sanctity Of Life

You should know that on January 22nd, 2019, New York State became the abortion capital of the United States. On that day, the New State Senate and Assembly, along with Governor Andrew Cuomo passed and signed into law the most barbaric abortion expansion law this country has ever seen.
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Community Interfaith Service In Honor Of Rev. Dr. martin Luther King Jr.

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted an interfaith service honoring the legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in conjunction with the Trinity Baptist Church on Monday, January 21, 2019.
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Merry Christmas

“Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Luke 2:14  
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

On Thursday, December 6, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Bronx Christmas tree lighting ceremony.
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Chanukah Celebration & Menorah Lighting

On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Chanukah Celebration and Menorah Lighting ceremony at the Riverdale YM-YWHA.
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BP Diaz Hosts Christmas Tree Lighting

On Thursday, December 6, 2018 (tomorrow), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will host the borough’s annual Bronx Christmas tree lighting ceremony along with special holiday festivities.

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