Food and Drink


The Need to Kneel


Before anyone says athletes have nothing to do with politics or breaking barriers we have this news to share....

First of all, when some folks pray, they kneel. Following the year-old controversy that Colin Kaepernick started, more NFL players and other athletes are reacting by sitting or taking a knee before games to protest what they perceive as racial inequities in the nation’s criminal justice system. Black Lives or Bottom Line? Activists Ask What N.F.L. Protests Are All About

Savor The Bronx


Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., in conjunction with the Bronx Tourism Council has announced that American Express has agreed to sponsor Savor The Bronx!, the boroughs first ever wide restaurant week, taking place from Tuesday, November 1st to Sunday November 13th.

“We’re excited to celebrate all the cuisines and dining options the Bronx has to offer, and happy to be a part of this inaugural event,” said Carol Engleman, Vice-President of American Express.

IMO Energy Eefficiency


An ambitious International Maritime Organization project to establish a global network of Maritime Technology Cooperation Centers (MTCCs) in developing countries is to go ahead thanks to a €10 million funding contribution from the European Commission (EC).



Today I visited a local Supermarket, which takes pride in it's name. Shopping the right way.

My sweetheart wanted some onion and green pepper Foccacia. I asked the clerk if he had any fresh ones and he said they would be making any for a while.

I purchased one with today's date and happily took it home for her only to have her find the bread full of mold and mildew scattered throughout the pie.

What would you do if it was you? New Rochelle Shop Wrong Bakery....NOT EVER, NO WAY!



And then slowly eat a couple of slices a day. It may increase your lifespan, according to a new study which claims that eating cheese will allow you to live longer.

The Journal Nature Medicine now suggests that eating cheese might actually be good.

Cardioprotection and lifespan extension by the natural polyamine spermidine, aka CHEESE.

NYC Diner Delicacies


A restaurant characteristic of American life, especially in the New York City region, as well as in other areas of the Northeastern United States, and in the Midwest, Canada, and parts of Western Europe.

Diners are characterized by offering a wide range of foods, mostly American, a distinct exterior structure, a casual atmosphere, a counter, with late operating hours. "Classic American Diners" are often characterized by an exterior layer of stainless steel—a feature unique to diner architecture.

Relax, have a drink and...


Enjoy a slice of humble pie... Perhaps you may fall this Autumn, which comes with a deep desire for passion, as the leaves slowly drop from the tree of life, bringing a smile to our faces and warmth inside our souls.

Nature's true miracle, with unique colors, so amazingly beautiful, it's difficult to speak of them, so we just marvel with a deep admiration for the beauty that leaves us amazed, similar to a love we all desire.



The Bronx will finally get its own restaurant week, Savor the Bronx, starts Nov. 1.

The deal varies at restaurants, ranging from a 3-course $14.99 dinner menu at the Hard Rock Cafe at Yankee Stadium to $11.99 lunch at the Ice House Cafe.

Retirement: USA 50


Retirement Plan Access and Participation across the 50 States has been studied by Pew and indications are that workers in the United States accumulate the vast majority of their retirement savings through employer-based plans, but large gaps in coverage exist. Pew’s analysis shows that more than 30 million workers report they do not have access to an employer-based retirement plan.

City Island Lobster House


Turn left once you cross over the City Island Bridge and you will find that the Lobster House offers not much more than good views.

Their service was slow and once the Crab Lobster Feast plate arrived, it was incomplete. The taste of the food was mediocre, but at least they offered large portions and the place appeared to be clean. CITY ISLAND LOBSTER HOUSE 691 BRIDGE STREET BRONX, 10464 718-885-1459
On 02/23/2013 NYC Health Department Rated it: A