13 BRONX WEEKLY August 4, 2019 www.BXTimes.com
SENATOR JAMAAL BAILEY
HOSTS COMMUNITY BBQ
Senator Jamaal Bailey hosted his annual Community BBQ on
Saturday, July 20 at 959 E. 233rd Street.
Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie (l) and Teddy Cars chief
compliance offi cer Steven Cohen share a smile during the
Senator Jamaal Bailey annual Bronx Community BBQ.
Photo by Anthony Cecala
STRIVEHIGHER STORYTIME EVENT
Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez attended the Strivehigher
Storytime Event featuring Evita Giron’s book ‘The Girl
with the Magical Curls,’ which was inspired by Giron’s daughter,
on Saturday, July 20.
Assemblywoman Fernandez (r) met with author Evita Girdon
during the event.
Photo courtesy of Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez’s Offi ce
PAULINO PONY BASEBALL LEAGUE COMPETES IN B11WS
The Bronx’s own Paulino PONY Baseball League will represent PONY’s East Zone at the 2019 Bronco-11 World Series. Paulino PONY
Baseball League played its fi rst game in the 2019 B11WS against Navojoa, Mexico on Friday, July 26 at Harry G. Daniel Park.
Pony 2019 Liga Paulino. Photo courtesy of PONY Baseball and Softball
FAMILY HEALTH EXPO VIVE TU VIDA
Senator Luis Sepulveda attended the Hispanic Federation’s annual Family Health Expo Vive tu Vida.
Senator Sepulveda (3rd from l) met with health experts at the event. Photo courtesy of Senator Luis Sepulveda’s Offi ce
MONTEFIORE WAKEFIELD HOSPITAL CELEBRATES DECENNIAL
Montefi ore Wakefi eld Hospital staff joined approximately 300 residents and a few elected offi cials joined in commemorating
Montefi ore Wakefi eld Hospital’s decade of community service on Saturday, July 20. Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie,
Senator Jamaal Bailey and Councilman Andy King presented proclamations honoring Montefi ore’s decade at Wakefi eld.
Bailey (3rd from l), King (2nd from r) and Heastie (r) presented a proclamation celebrating Montefi ore Wakefi eld’s decade
of service to the Wakefi eld community. Photo courtesy of Sunshine Sachs/Montefi ore Team