Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Vacca, City Island Civic urge change of heart on deer signs

After several accidents and years of advocacy, it appears that the city Department of Transportation is may now be seriously looking at the possibility of installing some kind of deer crossing signs in Pelham Bay Park. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Pennyfield and Lafayette Avenue bridges near completion

According to the New York State Department of Transportation, three local overpasses are now completely open to the public with finishing work slated for completion by the end of this year. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Bronx Museum of the Arts senior citizen luncheon

A luncheon and party for senior citizens was held at the Bronx Museum of the Arts recently. Read more…
Westchester Square

Bronx Council on the Arts, Huntington Free Library Fall Creations craft workshop

The Bronx Council on the Arts and Huntington Free Library held their family friendly Fall Creations craft workshop recently. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Defeat doesn’t dampen Hayes’ program-defining season

As the tear flowed and the heads hung Cardinal Hayes coach C.J. O’Neil would have none of it. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Defeat doesn’t dampen Haye’s program-defining season

An emotional two weeks for Cardinal Hayes didn’t end with the joy of a title. Read more…

Friday, Nov. 27, 2015

Throggs Neck

Rainbow opens new store on East Tremont Avenue

Retailer apparel chain Rainbow has officially opened a new store on East Tremont Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Legionnaires’ cluster originated from Bronx Psychiatric cooling tower

On Friday, November 20, the New York City Health Department announced it had identified a Bronx Psychiatric Center cooling tower as the likely source of the Legionnaires’ disease cluster affecting the 10461 zip code this past September. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

New York Botanical Garden’s Holiday Train Show

The New York Botanical Garden hosted a special Monday, November 16 media preview for its classic ‘Holiday Train Show’ featuring enchanting model trains zipping through a display composed of 150 New York landmarks expertly recreated designer Paul Busse’s team at Applied Imagination using bark, leaves and other natural materials all underneath of the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Scanlan’s Mayo signs with Towson

Nukiya Mayo needed one last push to finally step on the court for real, having no clue how far it would take her. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Second quarter woes sink Spellman in CHSFL ‘A’ title game

Cardinal Spellman steadied itself after Xavieran landed the first punch, but could not survive the onslaught that came late in the second quarter. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck Benevolent Association 20th Annual 5k Turkey Trot

The Throggs Neck Benevolent Association held its 20th Annual 5k Turkey Trot walk and run fundraiser at Orchard Beach Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

42nd PCT. Read more…

Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015

Westchester Square

Trash cleaned near two subway facilities

Two east Bronx locations near subway lines that are chronically prone to litter and dumping were cleared of discarded trash recently. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Veterans at a Winged Victory Memorial

The Bronx American Legion saluted our borough’s fallen 947 World War I soldiers and our veterans from other wars during last Wednesday, November 11’s ‘11th Hour Ceremony’ held at the Winged Victory Memorial in Pelham Bay Park. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston Center of Compassion celebrates grant for after school program

Preston Center of Compassion held a celebration of the announcement that it has been awarded a competitive grant from the IGT After-School Advantage Program for the center’s extensive community-based after school academic tutoring program. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

Bedford Park

Jerome Park Reservoir has pilot program weekend of public access

The Jerome Park Reservoir, an oasis in the borough that the public almost never gains access to, was recently opened for the first time in years. Read more…

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Bronx Times Reporter

Councilman King Salutes Veterans from U.S. Battleship

This past Wednesday, November 11, Councilman Andy King saluted our nation’s veterans in this year’s Veterans Day Sunset Ceremony on board the Fantail Battleship Missouri Memorial in Pearl Harbor. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston High School holds annual flea market

Preston High School held its annual flea market on Saturday, November 14. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

Morris Park

P.S. 108 salutes veterans at special 7th annual event

On the morning of Friday, November 13, P.S. 108 kept with tradition in honoring former service members at their well-attended 7th Annual Veterans Appreciation Day Celebration. Read more…
Morris Park

Chamber hosts 8th annual Veterans Recognition event

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce recently hosted the 8th annual Veterans Recognition event to honor veterans from the Bronx. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Stephen Kaufman’s Elder and Estate Planning Event

Hosted by the Law Offices of Stephen B. Kaufman, an elder and estate planning event was held on Saturday, November 14 at Tosca Cafe featuring Ronald Schwartz ‘The Age of Sage’ as its keynote speaker. Read more…
Morris Park

Veteran’s Day celebrated at Peace Memorial Plaza

The Morris Park Community Association, the Knights of Columbus, the Morris Park Kiwanis and the American Legion recently hosted an annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza. Read more…

Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

Pelham Bay

For over 25 years, Senzamici has provided chiropractic care

Dr. Dominick Senzamici, a local chiropractor, has provided the borough with over 25 years of chiropractic care, over 20 of which with his own practice, Senzamici Chiropractic Care. Read more…
Morris Park

FIAME holds annual book talk with Rosanna Chiofalo

The Forum of Italian American Educators was scheduled to hold their annual Book Talk event recently. Read more…

Halloween at St. Helena Church

St. Helena Catholic Church held its annual Halloween Party which saw over 200 children having a scary good time with their friends and families. Read more…
Castle Hill

PR culture celebrated at Holy Family Church

The Holy Family Church recently held a celebration of Puerto Rican culture, which included a food festival, a performance about the island’s culture, as well as an appearance by Wanda Guzman, the Queen of this past year’s Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade. Read more…
Morris Park

Retiring officer Ortiz honored by 49th Precinct

The 49th Precinct recently honored retiring police officer Owen Ortiz with a walk-out ceremony. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015

Throggs Neck

Family owned and operated O’Connor’s Carpet Center keeps with tradition

Presently located at 3446 E. Tremont Avenue, family owned and operated O’Connor’s Carpet Center has been service the New York City area for these past 43 years. Read more…
Westchester Square

Beyond Beauty & Barber Academy to officially open

Beyond Beauty & Barber Academy, a new barber training school located on Westchester Avenue, will soon open its doors to future students to provide them with training and career surfaces to prepare them to pursue a career as a licensed barber. Read more…
Country Club

Villa students participate in Operation Christmas Child

As the season of giving soon approaches, more than 140 Villa Maria Academy students participated in Operation Christmas Child at their school to help those less fortunate this holiday season on Wednesday, November 11. Read more…
Morris Park

John Fraser Bryan American Legion Post serves food to parade marchers

John Fraser Bryan American Legion Post #19 of Morris Park distributed hot dogs and soda to Throggs Neck Veterans Day Parade participants. Read more…
Throggs Neck

1970s Reunion held by Monsignor Scanlan

Monsignor Scanlan High School recently held it’s 1970s Decade Reunion, which was attended by many of the school’s students who graduated between 1970 and 1980. Read more…

Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015

City Island

Late night bus service to City Island sought on Bx29

City Island straphangers are still waiting for late night service and more timeliness on the Bx29 line. Read more…

New Wales Avenue Residence opens

Located at 592 Wales Avenue, the Wales Avenue Residence serves as a supportive housing facility for at-risk of homelessness young adults aging out of foster care and chronically homeless adults with special needs. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Little Sisters of the Poor’s Annual Christmas Bazaar

Families looking to get a head start on their holiday shopping came out to The Little Sisters of the Poor’s annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, November 14 and the following day at their 2999 Schurz Avenue facility. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Schools commemorate Veterans Day

P.S. 304 held a Veterans Day Ceremony in collaboration with their sister schools, M.S. 101 and P10, on Tuesday, November 10. The event included an Armed Forces Recognition Ceremony that featured veterans. The schools’ Liberty Lawn was decorated with flags. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

40th PCT. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

News12’s Reyes speaks at St. Catharine Academy

Lisa Reyes of News12 Westchester recently spoke at St. Catharine Academy, where she talked to students in a communications arts class about how to pursue a career in journalism. Read more…

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