BAE STRING QUARTET PERFORMS AT GAI
The Bronx Arts Ensemble’s String Quartet presented a program of music by all Francophone composers at Councilman Mark
Gjonaj’s ‘Strings Under the Stars’ on Thursday, August 22 at Zoodohos Peghe Greek Orthodox Church. The program featured
the guitar music of Frantz Casséus and the string music of Germaine Tailleferre.
(l-r) The Bronx Arts Ensemble’s guitarist Francisco Roldan; string quartet Monica Davis, Sarah Zun, Adda Kridler and Eleanor
Norton met with Councilman Gjonaj. Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
FERNANDEZ, REYES HOSTS INAUGURAL EID DINNER
ATTENDS CB 2 BACK
TO SCHOOL FAIR
Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined Community
Board 2 chairman Bobby Crespo, CB
2 district manager Ralph Acevedo and the
Youth Services Committee for CB 2’s annual
Back to School Fair.
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FAIR A SUCCESS
The Hunts Point Community Partnership, NY Connect and
Bronx Independent Living Services recently co-hosted a
Community Resource Fair.
Sepulveda’s representatives provided educational literature
and resources to guests.
Photo courtesy of Senator Luis Sepulveda’s Offi ce
On Wednesday, August 14, Assembly members Nathalia Fernandez and Karines Reyes hosted their very fi rst Eid Dinner, in celebration of Eid-Al-Adha, which took place on Sunday, August 11.
Assembly members Reyes (5th from l) and Fernandez (c) celebrated Eid with residents. Photo courtesy of Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez’s Offi ce
Councilman Salamanca (3rd from l) and others
had fun at the academic celebration.
Photo courtesy of Councilman Rafael Salamanca’s