Thursday, June 30, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Senator Hassell-Thompson joins Cuomo administration in NYS State Homes and Community Renewal

A long-serving state senator in the northeast Bronx is moving on. Read more…

Bronx Day At New York Botanical Garden

Bronxites celebrated their borough’s special day with a fun-filled event at the New York Botanical Garden. Read more…

Diaz Honors H.S. Valedictorians

Over 40 Bronx high school valedictorians were honored in a prestigious ceremony held at the historic Valentine-Varian House. Read more…

Bronx Chamber’s Business & Health Expo

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce hosted a fun, interactive networking expo at the Mall at Bay Plaza. Read more…

Krinos Foods Headquarters Grand Opening

Krinos Foods has opened its new 100,000 square foot headquarters at 1750 Bathgate Avenue. Read more…

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Throggs Neck

Rand realty opens first BX office on East Tremont

Last month, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate-Rand Realty announced the opening of their newest office, located at 3432-06 E. Tremont Avenue. Read more…

NY Plumbing Wholesale & Supply Grand Opening

New York Plumbing Wholesale and Supply has set up shop in Woodstock. Read more…

Boys Scouts of America Bronx Council’s 4th Annual Golf Tournament

The Boy Scouts of America Bronx Council scored ‘a hole in one’ with its fourth annual golf tournament at Van Cortlandt Park. Read more…
Co-op City

Co-op City’s ‘Best & Brightest Luncheon’

Co-op City’s best and brightest from the Class of 2016 were honored for their dedication to their education. Read more…

St. Barnabas Hosts Gardening Demo

Bronxites rolled up their sleeves for a hands-on container gardening demonstration. Read more…

Tuesday, June 28, 2016


Beth Abraham’s two meetings discuss facility’s future

Two meetings were recently held in response to the recent but unconfirmed sale of the Beth Abraham facility. Read more…

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First Annual ‘One Love Chess Event’

The first annual ‘One Love Chess Event’ brought community and law enforcement members together for a day of fun at the Eastchester Gardens Community Center. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Vacca Attends Parks Scope Meeting

Councilman James Vacca joined NYC Parks and Pelham Bay residents for a scope meeting for Colucci Park’s fitness equipment. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Vets Salute Army’s 241st Birthday

The Bronx/Westchester U.S. Army Recruiting Battalion saluted the U.S. Army’s 241st birthday. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Greek American Institute Graduation

Congratulations are in order for the Greek American Institute’s eighth graders who celebrated their graduation on Friday, June 10. Read more…

Monday, June 27, 2016

Morris Heights

Late Morris Heights advocate honored in street co-naming

A late Morris Heights leader and advocate was honored by the community she lived to serve. Read more…
Mount Hope

Diaz Speaks On C-Ball Radio

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. guest starred on a recent edition of the Community Board Athletic Leadership League Radio Show! Read more…

Salamanca’s District Office Grand Opening

Recently elected Councilman Rafael Salamanca has opened his new district office in Morrisania. Read more…

NY Patriots Scored At Nike Zoom League

The New York Patriots scored a ‘slam dunk’ competing against over 33 city teams in the Nike Zoom League Bronx Championship. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Darcel Clark Attends PPNA Meeting

District Attorney Darcel Clark was the guest speaker for the Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association’s monthly meeting. Read more…

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Rash of shootings affect several normally quiet east Bronx communities

A bit of violence in normally quiet 45th Precinct happened recently. Read more…

P.S. 205’s ‘The Lion King, Jr.’

P.S. 205 students put on a show worthy of a ‘Lion King’. Read more…

CEC 11’s 10th Annual Legislative Breakfast

Community Education Council District 11 celebrated its tenth annual Legislative Breakfast at the Eastwood Manor. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx YMCA’s ‘Get-In-Gear’ Street Fair

The Bronx YMCA hosted a family-friendly street fair helping Bronxites ‘get in gear’ for the upcoming summer season. Read more…
Co-op City

King Honors Co-op City’s Pre-K & Kindergarten Graduates

Co-op City’s graduating Pre-K and kindergarten students were honored by Councilman Andy King. Read more…

Saturday, June 25, 2016

City Island

Annual July 4th event hosted by Klein, Diaz

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Senator Jeff Klein will host the annual ‘New York Salutes America’ boardwalk festival and fireworks extravaganza on Thursday, June 30 to kick off the July 4th Independence Day celebrations. Read more…
Throggs Neck

$2.2 million grant allocated for school tech upgrades

Councilman James Vacca and his office recently announced that a grant of $2.2 million has been allocated to provide all elementary and K-8 schools in his district with technology upgrades for students. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Benedetto Salutes Veterans

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto saluted local veterans on Memorial Day. Read more…

‘One Love Chess’ Unites Communities

The first annual ‘One Love Chess’ social event brought together members of the community and law enforcement for a fun-filled day. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

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Bronx YMCA’s Barnes & Noble Book Fair

The Bronx YMCA hosted a Barnes and Noble Book Fair in honor of three exemplary community leaders. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

St. John School Celebrates Flag Day

In honor of Flag Day, St. John Elementary School hosted a flag ceremony with more than 200 students in attendance. Read more…
City Island

Temple Beth-El Remembers Orlando Victims

City Islanders paid their respects to the 49 victims of the Orlando terror attack. Read more…

Friday, June 24, 2016

Throggs Neck

Graff Avenue group home plan opposed by CB 10 in advisory vote

A group home being proposed for Throggs Neck has neighbors up in arms. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxNet hosts debate for 13th congressional district Democratic primary

BronxNet hosted a 13th congressional district primary debate. Read more…

Albanian American Open Hand Foundation Helps Kosovan Family

The Albanian American Open Hand Association hosted a humanitarian fundraiser to provide aid to a family in Kosovan on Friday, June 3 at the Eastwood Manor. Read more…
Morris Park

Van Nest Little League’s 60th Anniversary

The Van Nest Little League commemorated its 60th anniversary with a prestigious awards ceremony. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Bronx Connect’s ‘Sweet Sixteen’

Bronx Connect celebrated its ‘sweet sixteen’ by honoring four noteworthy community leaders. Read more…

Soundview gun man shot dead by police

A 25-year-old gun wielding man was fatally shot by police outside of the Soundview Houses. Read more…

Bronx Honors Orlando Terror Attack Victims

The Bronx stood united in remembering the victims of a recent terrorist attack committed on American soil. Read more…

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Kingsbridge Heights

Klein Hosts Riverfest

Orleans crowd-pleasing performance proved Riverfest is ‘Still the One’ among Bronxites. Read more…
Crotona Park East

New Venture Academy’s Art Exhibited

New Venture Academy 219X students expressed a powerful message through their art. Read more…

Wednesday, June 22, 2016


Diaz Visits R.A.I.N. Seniors

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. paid a visit to seniors at the Regional Aid for Interim Needs Gun Hill Neighborhood Senior Center. Read more…

C.S. 211 Artwork Exhibited At Tremont Park

C.S. 211 students spoke out against gun violence and drugs with an insightful public art piece. Read more…

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

University Heights

First-Ever Bronx Youth Corps Meeting

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and M.S. 390 students united for the first-ever Bronx Youth Corps meeting. Read more…
Morris Park

Local Celebrity Theater’s Summer Cabaret Series

The Local Celebrity Theater has produced a summer cabaret series in honor of its sixth anniversary. Read more…

Theater Group Performs At Monte Children’s Hospital

A group of young performers brighten several children’s hospital patients’ spirits. Read more…

Monday, June 20, 2016


Jewish Hall of Fame Inducts Class of 2016

Five extraordinary community leaders were officially inducted into this year’s Jewish Hall of Fame class. Read more…

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Pelham Parkway

NYISE’s 185th Open House

Celebrating 185 years, the New York Institute for Special Education hosted an open house for all to attend. Read more…

Saturday, June 18, 2016


Capitol District Farmers Market Reopening

The Capitol District Farmers Market’s reopening was music to many Bronxites’ ears. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Music For Autism Makes Sweet Music

Music for Autism hosted an interactive concert for individuals with autism and their families. Read more…

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