Latest Bronx Stories

2011-08-06 07:30:00

-- Urban Health Plan's (UHP) Blue Glove 2011 video to raise awareness about the importance of community health centers posts to YouTube -- Screenings and Health Education activities showcase community health centers BRONX, N.Y., Aug. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community health centers play a pivotal role in providing primary and specialty care to millions of people throughout the nation; their sites provide access to health care to underserved communities. In celebration of this...

2011-04-27 16:46:00

Private/public partnership will make possible care for more than 20,000 people. BRONX, N.Y., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More primary and specialty health care will soon be available to Bronx residents thanks to a partnership between the City, the State, the Federal government and four private financiers. Urban Health Plan, Inc. announced the construction of a new six-story, 54,000-square-foot facility that will help more than 20,000 South Bronx residents get and remain...

2011-04-26 11:49:00

NEW YORK, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacob Oresky & Associates, PLLC, a Bronx-based personal injury law firm, is pleased to have been honored in Verdict Search's Top 10 New York Verdicts for personal injury cases for 2010. Each year, the legal publication announces the ten highest personal injury verdicts in New York State. The distinction is considered an enormous achievement, one that extremely few law firms ever experience. Jacob Oresky & Associates, PLLC represented a...

Word of the Day
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.