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Monday, July 6, 2015

Country Club

Country Club Civic Association, volunteers clean up

The Country Club Civic Association recently held their first annual Community Clean Up Day to clean up their neighborhood. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Former Bronx Congressman Biaggi dies at 97

Former Bronx Congressman Mario Biaggi passed away at age 97 last Wednesday, June 24 at his Riverdale home. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Hibernians congratulate Graduates

On Saturday, June 20, the Ancient Order of Hiberians, Division 3-East Bronx awarded $2,300 in scholarships to 11 students who graduated Catholic elementary school this past June 12 an 13. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Summer reading kick-off at block party

The Pelham Parkway-Van Nest library hosted the family friendly event. Read more…

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

New Community Board 9 District Manager Takes Helm

William Rivera has assumed the role of Community Board 9 district manager. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Citizens group protests Pelham Bay social service facility

A group of citizens from Pelham Bay protested the placement of a social service facility in the former Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center D’urso Pavilion Read more…

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

New City Council Fiscal Year 2016 budget funds cops, libraries

More police officers and six-day-a-week library service are some highlights of the new 2015-2016 city budget. Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Square Business Improvement District annual meeting highlights ongoing improvement efforts

The Westchester Square Business Improvement District held its annual meeting recently, highlighting the progress the Square’s business community says it has been making since the formation of the BID Read more…
Country Club

Bronx-born actress has stories to tell, talents to share

Bronx-born actress Janet Marie Lee, also known as Sonny Lee Marie and ‘The Bronx Babe’, has a story to tell from her personal experiences in the Bronx through her acting career and other talents. Read more…
Belmont

Arthur Avenue hosts art fair

The Belmont Business Improvement District organized the event. Read more…
Tremont

C.S. 300’s Green Playground

On Thursday, June 25, a new state-of-the-art playground for C.S. 300 was unveiled by the Trust for Public Land and New York City. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

40th PCT. Read more…

Friday, July 3, 2015

Throggs Neck

Assault on Hollywood Avenue

On Sunday, June 21 at 2:30 a.m., a young woman was assaulted by a man wearing black clothes between Barkley and Hollywood avenues who followed her home from work. Read more…

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Pelham Bay

Annual New York Salutes America Orchard Beach Fireworks

On Thursday, June 25, the annual ‘New York Salutes America’ boardwalk festival and fireworks extravaganza was held at Orchard Beach and saw many residents in attendance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Borough’s 25 influential women honored by Bronx Times

On Tuesday, June 30, The Bronx Times held a ceremony for the ‘25 Bronx Influential Women’ to honor the year’s most influential women in the borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fireworks spectacular at Orchard Beach

The annual New York Salutes America Orchard Beach Fireworks was hosted by Senator Jeff Klein and Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

TNVAC holds discussion about organization’s future

Throggs Neck Volunteer Ambulance Corps recently hosted a community roundtable discussion to get community input on the organization’s future. Read more…

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…
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…

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