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Parkchester’s Annual Celebration Of Kwanzaa

Parkchester’s Annual Celebration of Kwanzaa is fast approaching and we need help.
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2018 Bronx Jewish Hall Of Fame Induction

On Wednesday, November 28, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Bronx Jewish Historical Initiative will honor the Class of 2018 “Jewish Hall of Fame” with a prestigious induction ceremony, honoring the extraordinary history of the Jewish community of Bronx....
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92nd Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Watch the spectacular celebration that kicks off the holiday season....
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Lehman College To Present Reading & Lecture On Dominican Author José Alcántara Almánzar

Lehman College will present a lecture and reading that focuses on a new collection of short stories entitled Where the Dream Ends by famed Dominican author José Alcántara Almánzar on Thursday, November 15 at 02:00 p.m. in the Music Building on the Lehman campus....
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual “Bronx Pumpkinfest & Halloween Spooktacular”

On Wednesday, October 31, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his office’s annual “Bronx Pumpkinfest and Halloween Spooktacular.”...
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Parkchester Annual Kwanzaa Festival

You are invited to the Parkchester Annual Kwanzaa Festival....
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Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Italian-American Heritage Celebration

On Thursday, October 11, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual celebration of Italian-American Heritage & Culture Month, “Mese della Cultura Italiana,” at the Schiff Family Great Hall on the grounds of the Bronx Zoo....
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Ecuadorian Heritage Celebration

On Thursday, September 20, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Ecuadorian Heritage Celebration....
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BP Diaz Hosts Caribbean Heritage Celebration

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual host his annual Caribbean Heritage Celebration at the R & J Banquet Hall. The event recognized the vibrant history and culture of the Caribbean and Caribbean-American community and their contributions to the civic and cultural landscape of Bronx and New York City....
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BP Diaz Hosts Caribbean Heritage Celebration

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual host his annual Caribbean Heritage Celebration at the R & J Banquet Hall....
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BP Diaz Marches In Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade

On June 10, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. marched in the 61st Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade. ...
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Bronx Book Festival

Bronx Book Festival founder Saraciea Fennell told the media that the inaugural event, which took place on Saturday, May 19, outdoors at Fordham University Plaza, was a great success....
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Music & Arts: SoBro Culture Trail Festival 2018: Somos Unidos

Casita Maria Center For Arts & Education and Bronx Music Heritage Center are proud to present the South Bronx Culture Trail Festival 2018: Somos Unidos. This fun, family-friendly festival celebrates the rich cultural contributions of the communities that make South Bronx their home....
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Wave Hill Voted The Most-Loved Cultural Institution In New York City

Wave Hill is deeply honored to have been voted the most-loved cultural spot in Time Out New York’s Love New York Awards 2018....
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Celebration Of The 8th “Abrazo Garifuna In New York.”

Council Member Rev. Rubén Díaz, in conjunction with New York State Senator Luis Sepulveda, Assemblymen Marcos Crespo, Victor Pichardo and City Council Member Rafael Salamanca, will celebrate the 8th “Abrazo Garifuna Banquet in New York.” in recognition of Garifuna Heritage Month....
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Irish Heritage & Culture Celebration

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Irish Heritage & Culture Celebration at the Rambling House in Woodlawn....
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African American Abrazo (Embrace) In New York

You should know that this Friday, February 23, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. at Maestros Caterer’s, 1703 Bronxdale Avenue, in Bronx, together with Assembly Members Marcos Crespo, Luis Sepulveda, Victor Pichardo and Council Member Rafael Salamanca we will be celebrating the Annual “African American Embrace “Abrazo Afro-Americano” in recognition of the Black Heritage Month....
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New Book About A 20th Century “Every Man” Shines Light On Nation’s History & The Greatest Generation

Harry Greissman, raised in 1920’s and 30’s Brooklyn by his immigrant parents, represented the Greatest Generation as he defeated the Nazis in World War II, became the first in his family to graduate college, led the exodus to the suburbs in Westchester, served for 40 years as a “Mad Men” in an anti-Semitic advertising agency, and retired to sunny Florida....
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Parkchester’s Annual Celebration Of Kwanzaa

Parkchester’s Annual Celebration of Kwanzaa is fast approaching and we need help.
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2018 Bronx Jewish Hall Of Fame Induction

On Wednesday, November 28, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Bronx Jewish Historical Initiative will honor the Class of 2018 “Jewish Hall of Fame” with a prestigious induction ceremony, honoring the extraordinary history of the Jewish community of Bronx.
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92nd Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Watch the spectacular celebration that kicks off the holiday season.
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Lehman College To Present Reading & Lecture On Dominican Author José Alcántara Almánzar

Lehman College will present a lecture and reading that focuses on a new collection of short stories entitled Where the Dream Ends by famed Dominican author José Alcántara Almánzar on Thursday, November 15 at 02:00 p.m. in the Music Building on the Lehman campus.
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual “Bronx Pumpkinfest & Halloween Spooktacular”

On Wednesday, October 31, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his office’s annual “Bronx Pumpkinfest and Halloween Spooktacular.”
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Parkchester Annual Kwanzaa Festival

You are invited to the Parkchester Annual Kwanzaa Festival.
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Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Italian-American Heritage Celebration

On Thursday, October 11, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual celebration of Italian-American Heritage & Culture Month, “Mese della Cultura Italiana,” at the Schiff Family Great Hall on the grounds of the Bronx Zoo.
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Ecuadorian Heritage Celebration

On Thursday, September 20, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Ecuadorian Heritage Celebration.
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BP Diaz Hosts Caribbean Heritage Celebration

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual host his annual Caribbean Heritage Celebration at the R & J Banquet Hall.

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may be one of the few people you meet who is always glad to talk taxes. He has spent 17 years immersed in government communications – almost entirely in the tax field. He currently serves as the Director of Public Relations at the New York State Tax Department. In each of Geoff’s positions, he has created opportunities to transform the communications environment for the benefit of the organization. Under his leadership, Tax Department public relations have shifted from a reactive focus to proactive outreach. Most recently, Geoff led the STAR Registration media campaign to assist 2 million homeowners with property tax relief while eliminating fraud. As a result of extensive press outreach, more than 300 articles were printed in daily papers alone, and broadcast media repeatedly covered the story in each corner of the state. Less than 5 months after launch, 2.3 million homeowners had registered for their property tax exemptions. Geoff (@gloak23) lives in Kinderhook with his journalist wife, Kristi Berner (@kristiberner), and 4-year-old daughter, Gemma, who is now proud to be able to write her name.