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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Crotona Park East

LeAp students create artwork out of cafeteria tables

Learning Through an Expanded Arts Program participants at two borough middle schools showcased their own artwork about issues confronting youth in two parks on Wednesday, June 10. Read more…
City Island

Concierge Day held by CI Chamber of Commerce

The City Island Chamber of Commerce recently held Concierge Day, where concierges, travel professionals and tour operators were taken on a tour of their own in Pelham Bay Park and City Island. Read more…

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Throggs Neck

Deputy commissioner honors late brother by awarding grants

Bronx-born deputy commissioner of legal matters Larry Byrne recently awarded grants to three students at M.S. 101’s graduation in honor of his late brother and police officer Edward Byrne. Read more…
Westchester Square

Litter causes a big stink in Westchester Square

Grass clippings, litter, and dog excrement purposely blown into streets around P.S 12 and not removed has caused a big stink among Westchester Square community members. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxWorks holds 5k Run and Walk to raise awareness and funds

BronxWorks first ever Feed Shelter Teach Support 5K Run/Walk was held recently. Read more…
Fordham

Community Board 7 honors 52nd Precinct Youth Explorers

Community Board 7 held its last meeting of before a summer break at the New York Botanical Gardens on Tuesday, June 16. Read more…

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Pelham Parkway

Senator Klein: stop tenant harassment at Pelham Parkway buildings

A group of outraged tenants and two elected officials are calling on the state attorney general to investigate what they say is landlord harassment. Read more…
Morrisania

Morrisania workforce development center holds grand opening

An employment agency and workforce development company celebrated set up shop in the borough with a ribbon cutting on a new 30,000 foot-facility. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

East Bronx Traffic Coalition holds public forum on congestion

The East Bronx Traffic Coalition has held its first town hall style meeting. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Locust Point Yacht Club holds annual fleet blessing

The Locust Point Yacht Club held its Annual Blessing of the Fleet recently. Read more…
Westchester Square

7th Annual Fair at the Square

The Westchester Square BID hosted the annual festival on June 20. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

4th Annual Unity in the Community Festival held in Kingsbridge Heights

The 4th Annual Unity in the Community Festival was held on Saturday, June 20. Read more…

Monday, June 29, 2015

Ferry Point Park

Community Board 10 hosts Department of City Planning on Ferry Point road study findings

Community Board 10 hosted the Department of City Planning in Ferry Point recently to discuss ideas for improving traffic flow in the community. Read more…

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Throggs Neck

Scanlan rents out space to charter school

Monsignor Scanlan High School will be leasing space for Grand Concourse Academy Charter School. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fathers Day baseball at Bartow-Pell

The museum reenacted a 1864 baseball game for dads. Read more…
Soundview

Coalition for a Drug Free Community meets

The community group held their second meeting on June 22. Read more…
Pelham Bay

8th grade graduation held at OLA

Our Lady of Assumption recently held a graduation for their eighth grade students who will be moving on to high school. Read more…

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Mott Haven

South Bronx Farmers Market starts Season 2

The volunteer run market brings fresh food to Mott Haven from mid-June through mid-November. Read more…
Morrisania

School District 9 holds Arts Extravaganza at J.H.S. 145

School District 9 held an ‘Art Extravaganza’ at J.H.S. 145 in Morrisania. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Kids Care Child Safety Awareness Walk

On Friday, June 19, children at C.S. 55 participated in a nearly one and half mile walk from their school to Yankee Stadium to help raise awareness of children safety in the borough. Read more…
Concourse

BP Diaz, office recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and his office recently hosted a press conference to recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Read more…

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Co-op City

Justice Community beautifies new Rivers Run garden

Participants of the Osborne Association’s Justice Community program recently gathered to work on the new Rivers Run Community Garden. Read more…
Castle Hill

CNBA continues to fight Days Inn

The hotel in Castle Hill is under construction. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Brookings Report highly ranks SUNY Maritime, Manhattan College nationally

The Brookings Report, a study recently conducted that measures a college’s graduates tuition costs as well as starting and mid-career salary, ranked both SUNY Maritime and Manhattan College among the top higher learning institutions in the nation. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Passing resolution allows 16, 17-year olds to be appointed to boards

Community boards are welcoming their youngest members - 16- and 17-year olds. Read more…
Throggs Neck

AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Post 38

AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Post 38 swore in their new president and officers on Monday, June 15 at Louis’ Deafood Restaurant. Read more…
Pelham Bay

OLA Students’ Field Day

Our Lady of the Assumption 5th, 6th and 7th grade students had a field day at Pelham Bay Park this past Tuesday, June 13. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Retiring detective DiPierro honored by Klein

During the third annual Bronx Day celebration, Senator Jeff Klein honored retiring NYPD detective Victor DiPierro for his distinguished 20-year career. Read more…

Friday, June 26, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

First Upscale Hotel Opens

The Residence Inn at the Hutch Metro Center opened in May and held a ribbon cutting ceremony June 24. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

St. Raymond dedicates dedicates gym to legenday coach Patnosh

Ron Patnosh use to joke that he came with building at St. Raymond. Now a piece of it belongs to him. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx mortuary transfer raises problems

The recent transfer of Bronx mortuary services and workers to Manhattan and Queens has been causing problems. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Bronx Times newspapers are now online!

Can’t get enough of the Bronx TImes, Bronx Times Reporter, and Bronx Weekly? Then grab our latest print editions online today! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2015 All-Bronx Softball Honors

It was quite a year of softball in the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Truman, Spellman hoops stars pick college destinations

The ball doesn’t lie if you ask Lisa Fields. Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

St. Patrick’s Centenarian Celebration

It was a celebration 100 years in the making at last Tuesday, June 16’s event honoring St. Patrick’s Home’s centenarian residents. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Three Girl Scouts awarded Silver Award

Three Girl Scouts of Cadette Troop 6127 recently received the Silver Award at Knights of Columbus for committing themselves to community service and volunteering. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Moving truck crashes on Hutchinson River Parkway, losing its roof and snarling traffic

A moving truck crashed into the Westchester Avenue overpass while traveling southbound on the Hutchinson River Parkway recently. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Pelham Bay

Neighborhood enjoys annual Greek festival

Fun and games from the Greek American Institue in Pelham Bay Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

P.S. 304 dedicates Liberty Lawn with American flags for first responders, service personnel

P.S. 304 students dedicated their Liberty Lawn on Flag Day as a fitting tribute to ‘old glory’ with rows of flags planted. Read more…
Throggs Neck

45th Precinct Cop of the Month selected

A cop who is adept at closing out tire and rim cases was singled out with an award. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Mount Staint Vincent hosts Riverfest 2015

Multi-platinum music group Blood Sweat & Tears headlined the event. Read more…

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