SWINTON AVENUE WINTER WONDERLAND
In keeping with tradition, Throggs Neck residents Millie and Albert Stone transformed their home at 462 Swinton Avenue into a festive wintertime oasis.
Home owners Millie (2nd from l) and Albert Stone celebrated the holidays with Inis Polite (l) and Brenda Green.
Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
The Stone’s home was a festive display of holiday
cheer. Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
RAIN BOSTON SECOR PRESENTS HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA
In honor of the Yuletide season, RAIN Boston Secor Senior Center hosted its annual Holiday Extravaganza on Wednesday, December 19. The event featured live music by Damion and His
Extravaganza Holiday Friends, Alex DuMont, Samora Love, Richie Boy, Brianna Lez-Brianna and Vergo G.
RISING GROUND’S FAMILY MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC
Christmas came early for families at Rising Ground’s Bronx Family Mental Health Clinic as therapists gave parents ‘coping kits’ to remind them they’ve learned how to respond if children
and teens face emotional challenges during school break.
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RAIN Boston Secor Senior Center’s Iris Bonhomme (front,
2nd from l) and RAIN president Dr. Torres (front, c) with Damion
and his Extravaganza Holiday Friends and performing
RAIN elders. Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
RAIN Boston Secor Senior Center program director Iris Bonhomme (back, l) and president Dr. Anderson Torres (back, r) with
the day’s entertainers (back, l-r) Vergo G, Alexa Dumont, Brianna Lez Brianna, (front, l-r) Shawn, Damion Anthony, Dante and
Richie Boy. Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
Therapist Bryan Mendoza gave a child an artist’s briefcase. Photo by Patrick Lattin Therapist Bryan Mendoza (r) spoke to a mother of three children. Photo by Patrick Lattin