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Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

Carmen S. Wins Empire City’s Car Giveaway

A lucky Bronxite scored big at Empire City Casino. Read more…
Concourse

Breakthrough Students Visit Yankee Stadium

Middle school students from Breakthrough New York’s summer academic program paid a visit to Yankee Stadium for Career Day. Read more…
Morrisania

Gibson, Torres Bring Healthy Food Access

Two local council members presented food shoppers with Health Bucks coupons. Read more…
Morris Heights

Heroin drug operation foiled in Morris Heights

A major drug trafficking operation was foiled in Morris Heights with the confiscation of $4 million of heroin. Read more…

Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

Fordham

Monroe College’s CD 14 Candidate Forum

Monroe College’s auditorium was filled with over 200 residents eager to speak to the Council District 14 candidates. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salud Hosts Community Health Fair

Salud hosted its annual event educating the public on healthy lifestyle choices and nutrition. Read more…
Hunts Point

Food Bank For NYC Honors Million Meals Club

The Food Bank for NYC raised banners in honor of the companies and individuals that have each donated more than a million meals to needy New Yorkers. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Fish fry for TN Houses’ tenants without gas

A fish fry was held Friday, August 4, for residents of Throggs Neck Houses, who have been unable to use their stoves after a gas leak made ConEd shut off their gas on Friday, July 28. Read more…
Bedford Park

Bronx leaders remember CB 7 DM, Andrew Sandler

Andrew Sandler, the district manager for Community Board 7, died Saturday, August 5, after a long bout with an unspecified cancer. Read more…

Monday, Aug. 14, 2017

Throggs Neck

TN Classic Car Cruise Revs Up Excitement

The Throggs Neck Classic Car Cruise had hearts and motors revving with excitement. Read more…
Tremont

M.S. 118 Wins PAL’s Pennant Quest

Bronx youngsters joined approximately 200 Police Athletic League Summer Day Camp children from all five boroughs for a fun-filled competition. Read more…
Morris Park

Calvary Hosts Golf & Tennis Classic

More than 325 people attended a time honored sporting event held in Westchester County. Read more…
Parkchester

Car Crashes Into Parkchester Median Fence

Police responded to a late night car crash last week in Parkchester. Read more…
City Island

City Island celebrates iconic bridge’s history

City Island’s treasury of nautical history is holding an artistic exhibit before the island’s now demolished iconic green crossing fades into memory. Read more…
Mott Haven

Patterson Playground sports new ball field

A Mott Haven playground has opened its own Field of Dreams for local baseball players. Read more…

Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017

Westchester Square

Bollywood Comes To Westchester Square

The Square celebrated the borough’s diversity and culture at a popular local event. Read more…
Mott Haven

La India Performs At SummerStage

The Princess of Salsa gave a crowd pleasing performance at St. Mary’s Park! Read more…
Fordham

Altice USA Hosts STEM Day At Fordham U

Altice employee volunteers mentored students about STEM careers. Read more…
Bedford Park

Bedford Park luxury rental building launched

Douglas Elliman Real Estate has launched a new luxury apartment building in Bedford Park. Among the 75 apartments, there are studios, one- and two-bedroom units. Read more…
Wakefield

Stagg-built homeless housing draws CB 12’s wrath

Leaders in Community Board 12 are railing against a White Plains Road building housing recently homeless families. Read more…

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017

Pelham Parkway

49th PCT. Celebrates National Night Out Against Crime

Community and law enforcement enjoyed a time honored tradition bringing each other together for a night of great fun and understanding. Read more…
Norwood

52nd PCT. Celebrates National Night Out Against Crime

The 52nd Precinct’s National Night Out Against Crime brought community and law enforcement members together for a night of summertime fun. Read more…
Co-op City

45th PCT. Hosts National Night Out Against Crime

The annual National Night Out Against Crime helped bring everyone closer together. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2 excess Bronx church buildings desanctified

As parishes in the Bronx have merged, some parishioners no longer attend services in what used to be their churches. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Boy fighting cancer boosted by new friend

A new bond has formed between 6-year-old Kaitlyn Barrios and 7-year-old Jaidan Carter, who has cancer, and Kaitlyn, who is holding fundraisers to help offset his medical expenses. Read more…

Friday, Aug. 11, 2017

Locust Point

Three Of A Kind Performs At SHCA

Three Of A Kind gave a crowd pleasing performance at this year’s Under The Stars Concert. Read more…
Country Club

Fairfax Avenue Summer Block Party

Fairfax Avenue residents enjoyed some fun in the sun at their annual summer block party. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Visions Bronx Advisory Board Serves ‘Mix It Up’ Fundraiser

Fun was on tap at this year’s local celebrity bar tending fundraiser. Read more…
Morrisania

MetroPlus Opens Morrisania Center

MetroPlus Health Plan celebrated the grand opening of its new Morrisania center. Read more…
Baychester

Raymour & Flanagan Collect School Supplies

News anchors and Raymour and Flanigan collected school supplies for students preparing for the approaching academic year. Read more…
Westchester Square

Attempted Bank Robbery In Westchester Square

Police are searching for a man who attempted to rob a Westchester Square bank last week. Read more…
Soundview

Gunmen Injure 2 Women In Soundview

Police are searching for the gunmen responsible for injuring two women last week in Soundview. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Rallies thwart detox proposal/2800 Bruckner owner claims a change in plans

The news over a possible detox center and what could be evictions at a local office building has mobilized the community in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Baychester Square project killed by the mayor

After more than a years of planning and discussions, the city has killed the application for the controversial Baychester Square shopping center project. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2 Latino 13 CD candidates axed from primary ballot

A clearer picture is emerging on who will be on the ballot in the hotly contested 13th City Council district’s Democratic primary on Tuesday, September 12. Read more…

Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

Scuba Club Explores Haiti By Land & Sea

The Bronx Scuba Club’s recent diving excursion off the Montrouis coast line on the island of Haiti, found exquisite sites both on land and beneath the sea. Read more…
Woodstock

Energetic Concert Performed At Casita Maria

Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education served as the stage for an energetic concert! Read more…
City Island

Klein, OASAS Sponsor Naloxone Training

A local senator and community leaders hosted a life saving training session. Read more…
Grand Concourse

28th Annual Bronx Dominican Day Parade

The Bronx’s Dominican pride was on full display at the always colorful Bronx Dominican Day Parade. Read more…

Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017

Pelham Bay

Benedetto Hosts Rain Barrel Giveaway

A local assemblyman and the NYC Department of Environmental Protection provided 100 free rain barrels for local residents to enjoy the benefits of green living. Read more…
Morris Park

Benedetto Visits Mercy College Students

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto discussed several important educational topics with students. Read more…
Hunts Point

Klein: Fix Charter School Fence

A fence outside the Bronx Charter School for the Arts has been endangering the safety of students four four-and-a-half years. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Residents Meet Neighborhood Police

Community members had the opportunity to meet with two Police Service Area 8 Neighborhood Coordination police officers. Read more…
Williamsbridge

2 Drivers Injured In Paulding Ave. Accident

Two people are recovering following a traffic accident at Paulding Avenue. Read more…

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