Thursday, April 21, 2016

West Farms

New affordable and supportive apartment building opens in West Farms

A new affordable and supportive housing option has come to West Farms. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2016 All-Bronx Girls Basketball Honors

It was a big season of girls’ basketball in the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sixth-inning struggles sink Fordham Prep

Fordham Prep could only navigate its way through adversity and cling to a one-run lead for five innings. Read more…
Morris Park

King Presents Defibrillators To Community Groups

Councilman Andy King presented free defibrillators to northeast Bronx community-based organizations upon completing their CPR training. Read more…

King Honors Northeast Bronx Centenarian

Councilman Andy King honored 100-year-old Sarah Pauline Turner during her Saturday, April 2 birthday party. Read more…

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Department of State hearing on real estate ‘cease and desist zone’ at P.S. 14 on April 20

The Department of State will be listening to east Bronx community members about over-solicitous real estate salespeople. Read more…
Grand Concourse

CUNY’s ‘Women In Tech’ Event

Lehman College’s Bronx Innovation Lab hosted a Tuesday, April 5 ‘Women in Technology’ event recognizing our borough’s successful tech professionals. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi’s Social Work Conference

Jacobi Medical Center’s Social Work Conference featured informative addresses by members from the Israel Trauma Coalition. Read more…
Van Nest

Van Nest Little League’s Opening Day

In honor of its upcoming 60th season, Van Nest Little League celebrated their annual opening day ceremony last Saturday, April 9 at their 1500 Waters Place fields. Read more…

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Morris Park RAIR

a new way to spell ‘rare’

A new retail store, RAIR, located at 988B Morris Park Avenue, has gotten a positive reception as a one-of-a-kind business in its community since its opening. Read more…

Local Chrysler dealer offers employees free online college

A local Chrysler dealer offers its employees an educational opportunity. Read more…

Union Grove Baptist Church College Fair

The Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church hosted a Saturday, April 9 college fair for college bound students at their 1488 Hoe Avenue location. Read more…
Morris Park

MPCA’s Italian Class Registration

Children and Adults signed up for weekly Italian Language classes being offered at the Morris Park Community Association. Read more…

Sixth Annual St. Raymond Parish Art Show

Last Sunday, April 10’s sixth annual St. Raymond parish Art Show was nothing short of a masterpiece. Read more…

Monday, April 18, 2016

Pelham Bay

Overpass construction in Pelham Bay highlights ongoing traffic concerns

Weekend construction on a Pelham Bay overpass is highlighting traffic concerns. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

O’Shaughnessy appointed to DA’s office

Last month, Patrice O’Shaughnessy was appointed as the director of public information for the Bronx District Attorney’s office. Read more…

Klein Honors St. Catharine’s JV Cheerleaders

Senator Jeff Klein honored St. Catharine Academy’s junior varsity cheerleading squad following their history making win in the 2016 Universal Cheerleading Association National High School Cheerleading Championship. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Friends of Pel Bay Park’s Fundraiser

The Friends of Pelham Bay Park honored three ‘special friends’ who help support Pelham Bay Park at a prestigious Thursday, April 8 fundraiser. Read more…
Morris Park

Mount Carmel Baptist Church’s 60th Anniversary

Mount Carmel Baptist Church’s faithful commemorated itheir parish’s Diamond Anniversary last Saturday, April 9. Read more…

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Westchester Square

Lehman Educational Campus implements new programs and changes

Lehman Educational Campus appears to be undergoing a creative renaissance despite some recent turbent times. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Lawsuit results from Armory’s stalled funding

KNIC, the developers who hope to transform the vacant Kingsbridge Armory into the Kingbridge National Ice Center, recently filed a lawsuit against Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Economic Development Corporation for allegedly delaying the project. Read more…

Bronx Chamber’s ‘Business2Business’ Networking Event

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce and Joe’s Crab Shack hosted a Wednesday, April 6 ‘Business2Business’ networking event inside the Mall at Bay Plaza. Read more…

Rev. Alcides Torres Food Pantry’s Grand Opening

Senator Ruben Diaz, Sr. joined pantry officers and community leaders in formally welcoming a new Belmont-based food pantry recently. Read more…
Country Club

7th Annual Mommy To Bee

Villa Maria Academy served as host for the Bronx’s premier baby shower expo. Read more…

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Morris Park

Morris Park Community Association dinner dance sees $100,000 public safety allocation announcement

The MPCA celebrated its 42nd dinner dance with an announcement. Read more…
Country Club

Jack of all trades Joe Binder turns 106

A Navy veteran, musician, comedian and poet, Joseph Binder is a jack of all trades still going strong at age 106! Read more…

Crowley Honored By Ancient Order of Hibernians

The Bronx County Board of the Ancient Order of the Hibernians formally recognized a select few long time supporters during their annual Mass. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Dr. Gonoud Inducted Into American College of Chiropractors

Throggs Neck’s very own Dr. Kenneth Gonoud was inducted into the American College of Chiropractors during ACA’s 91st annual convocation. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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Throggs Neck

Benedetto Hosts MetroCard Van

Lending residents a helping hand, Assemblyman Michael Benedetto hosted the MTA’s MetroCard Van outside of his district office last Friday, April 8. Read more…
City Island

City Island Little League’s Opening Day

City Island Little League celebrated their opening day last Saturday, April 9 at Ambrosini Field. Read more…

Friday, April 15, 2016


Centers Health purchases Beth Abraham

Long-lasting nursing home Beth Abraham Health Services was recently sold to Centers Health Care, much to the concern of the area’s employees and residents. Read more…

Cruz Visits Soundview Restaurant

Fresh off his Wiscinson primary victory, Republican presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz paid a recent surprise visit to the Soundview community. Read more…

Kasich Visits Mike’s Deli

Republican presidential candidate and Ohio Governor John Kasich paid a surprise campaign visit to Mike’s Deli on Thursday, April 7. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

BX House Senior Turns 100

A Bronx House centenarian celebrated her remarkable milestone this past Friday, April 8. Read more…

Bridge Builders’ Library Grand Opening

Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner and Bridge Builders Community Partnership celebrated the grand opening of a new library helping Highbridge families and children in need. Read more…

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Mott Haven

Mexican Ambassador Visits Mercy Center

The General Consul of Mexico, Ambassador Sandra Fuentes-Berain paid a visit to Mercy Center last week. Read more…

Wednesday, April 13, 2016


Madison Square Boys & Girls Club Open New Rec. Room

The Madison Square Boys and Girls Club opened a new state-of-the-art recreational room for tweens last week. Read more…

Monday, April 11, 2016

Pelham Parkway

Bronx Phagwah Holi Celebration 2016

Pelham Parkway’s Hindu community let their colors shine in this year’s Festival of Colors celebration. Read more…
Morris Park

SBH Doctor Receives Bronx County Medical Society Award

St. Barnabas Hospital’s Dr. James Croll was formally recognized for his excellent care and dedication toward patients. Read more…

Monroe College’s 4th Annual Female Empowerment Event

Monroe College celebrated their 4th Annual Female Empowerment Event meant to inspire local high school women of color to achieve their greatest potential. Read more…

Sunday, April 10, 2016

City Island

Bronx Rotary Club’s Women’s History Month Celebration

To commemorate Women’s History Month, the Bronx Rotary Club established a brand new award this year honoring the legacy of a distinguished Bronx Rotarian. Read more…

Saturday, April 9, 2016


Ridgewood Savings Bank & Ariva’s Tax Prep

Ridgewood Savings Bank and Ariva joined forces to aid struggling Bronxites in preparing their taxes for the 2015 tax year. Read more…

Friday, April 8, 2016


SUV’s Rosedale Avenue Rally

Stand Up to Violence hosted a community response rally to address two recent gun violence instances affecting the Soundview community. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Travesias Hosts Women Empowerment Event

Throggs Neck’s Travesias hosted a women’s empowerment event featuring several distinguished Bronx leaders making ‘herstory’. Read more…

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