BP DIAZ HOSTS BRONX WEEK LABOR BREAKFAST

On Tuesday, May 14, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his fifth annual Bronx Week Labor Breakfast. The event honored DC 1707 Executive Director Kim Medina; 32BJ Secretary/Treasurer Kyle Bragg; Maf Misbah Uddin – Local 1407 President, ASAAL National President, DC 37 Treasurer; NYC Central Labor Council Political Director Lucia Gomez; and New…

BP DIAZ HOSTS BRONX WEEK 2019 HEALTH DAY

On Saturday, May 11, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the annual Health Day as part of Bronx Week 2019. The event featured the first ever Father and Child Softball Classic, hosted in conjunction with Bronx Fathers Taking Action in the nearby Patterson Playground. Fathers, uncles, grandfathers and other male role models competed…

NEW YORK MUSIC MONTH 2019 EXPANDS PROGRAMMING WITH NEW RADIO/PODCAST SHOW, FREE CONCERTS, AND MUSIC AND TECH CONFERENCE

Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment and NY is Music announce expanded line-up of citywide events during June in celebration of New York City’s music industry, artists and fans Full calendar of public events throughout the five boroughs includes: concerts, workshops for musicians, free rehearsal space, songwriting competition, free walking tours of iconic music sites,…

BP DIAZ HOSTS CONSTRUCTION TRADES CAREER FAIR

On Tuesday, May 7, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted a “Construction Career Information Session,” for residents looking to learn about employment opportunities in the construction industry. The event was co-hosted by the Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York. Union leaders and elected officials met with residents, including military veterans,…