Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrated Lunar New Year 2010

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Nelson Ng, Proprietor Sabrosura Restaurant, Ning Chan, CCBA Coordinator, and members of the Lin Sing Association. On Saturday, February 20, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. along with the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association Chinese Community Center hosted the borough’s official Lunar New Year Celebration. During an event filled with…

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Bronx Borough President Salutes Black History Month

In the picture( from left)George Hulse, Vice President of External Affairs, Health First, Elizabeth Posse, Esq., Attorney at Law, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Dean Meminger, Reporter for NY 1 News, and George Gresham, President of 1199 Union. On Thursday, February 18, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the celebration of Black History…

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Borough President Diaz Hosted Dominican Heritage Celebration

On Wednesday, February 17, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., in conjunction with La Gran Parada Dominicana de El Bronx, Inc., hosted the borough’s official Dominican Heritage Celebration to celebrate the beauty of the Dominican culture. Borough President Diaz honored leaders from the Dominican Republic who have contributed to the growth and cultural richness of…

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BCHN, Bronx Borough President & the AHA Launch Healthy Heart, Healthy Brain Campaign

Bronx Community Health Network (BCHN), along with Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and representatives from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA), today kicked off a year-long heart disease and stroke prevention awareness campaign. They were joined by a number of leaders from community health centers and community-based organizations that will collaborate with BCHN…

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Gun Buyback Success: Nearly 1,200 Guns Taken off the Streets

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced today that 1,186 firearms were taken off the streets as a result of the borough’s second gun buyback program, held yesterday at four Bronx churches. The event was organized by Borough President Diaz’s office, the office of Bronx District Attorney Robert T. Johnson, and the New York Police…

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Bronx District Attorney’s Offie, New York City Police Department and the Office of the Bronx Borough President Collaborate with Clergy in Second Gun Buyback/Amnesty Program

Bronx District Attorney Robert T. Johnson, Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. were joined by the pastors of four Bronx churches to announce the borough’s second gun buyback program in an effort to get illegal hand guns and other weapons off the streets and out of circulation. Participants will receive…

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