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Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

Mott Haven

Basketball clinic hosted by former Knick, NBA player

Former New York Knicks player John Wallace and former NBA player Felipe Lopez recently held a basketball clinic for local youth at St. Mary’s Recreation Center. Read more…
Longwood

Event ‘Santa is Coming to the Bronx’ gives toys to 1,000

Senator Ruben Diaz, Sr., NYS Republican County chairman Ed Cox and Rafael Salamanca hosted ‘Santa is Coming to the Bronx’ at I.S. 216. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hockey wives and girlfriends pack food at Hunts Point NYC Food Bank facility

The wives and girlfriends of New York Islanders and New York Rangers visited a New York City Food Bank facility in Hunts Point on Monday, January 11. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Bronx House rehearses Beauty & the Beast, Jr.

The children of Bronx House, in collaboration with the Riverdale Children’s Theatre, recently held rehearsals for the upcoming production ‘Beauty & the Beast, Jr.’, which will include a cast of over 30 children. Read more…

Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Forum for Italian American Educators announce 2016 honorees

The Forum for Italian American Educators recently announced this year’s honorees who have contributed to the advancement of Italian American education. Read more…

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Bronx Times Reporter

Arroyo goes non-profit; 9 vie for seat

Maria del Carmen Arroyo, who served as councilwoman for District 17 up until last month is boosting her former city salary by $100,000. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Holiday party hosted by Dreiser Loop retirees

The Retirees of Dreiser Loop held a holiday party at Marina del Ray. Read more…
Pelham Bay

The Bronx Red Hat Roses, donates toys to FDNY

The Red Hat Roses, a group in the Pelham Bay area, gave generously to the FDNY. Read more…
Concourse

Ruben Diaz, Jr. hosts Three Kings celebration at P.S. 5

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr., along with Senator Ruben Diaz, Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda and Community Board 2 chairman Rafael Salamanca hosted a Three Kings Party and Toy Giveaway at P.S. 5. Read more…
Soundview

Senator Jeff Klein Celebrates Three Kings Day with Local Church

Senator Jeff Klein and Assemblyman Luis SepĂșlveda hosted their third annual Three Kings Day celebration at Holy Family Church on Saturday, January 9. Guests enjoyed lunch, a magic show, holiday music, and a nativity performance. Each child received a toy. Read more…

Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Stand Up to Violence gives back to at-risk youth

Sponsored by Stand Up to Violence, a Tuesday, December 22 holiday toy drive was held at Stratford House for children and their families. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Cuban born realtor celebrates new office

The Pantiga Real Estate Group has opened a location in Morris Park. Read more…
Throggs Neck

FSH receives visits from Buddies Program for holidays

Scholars from P&J Beacon’s Buddies Program, a collaboration project between Community Board 10, Fort Schuyler House and Phipps After-School Program celebrated the Christmas holiday season. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Made In Puerto Rico hands out food at TN Tree Lighting

While present at the Throggs Neck Christmas Tree Lighting and Toy Giveaway, Made In Puerto Rico offered free food samples from their restaurant, which included calamari and chicken. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

District 14 Councilman Fernando Cabrera Sponsors Recycling Day

PS Recycle It, an organization aimed at sustaining the environment hosted a recycling day with councilman Cabrera on January 9. Bronxites were asked to recycle their holiday wrappings instead of throwing them away. Read more…

Monday, Jan. 18, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Villa Maria Academy ‘Paint Nite’ Fundraiser January 30

Paint Nite is coming to an east Bronx school as a fundraiser. Read more…
Baychester

Pre-School Teacher Found Dead in Baychester Family Home

39-year-old Anndrea Caruth was found dead in the basement of her family home on Wednesday, January 6 Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Bronx Holocaust survivors honored

On Friday, December 4, Congressman Joseph Crowley met with several Holocaust survivors from the Self Help’s Holocaust Survivor Program at Bronx House on to formally recognize their courage and extraordinary personal experiences during one of history’s darkest chapters. Read more…
Mott Haven

Giving Tuesday event hosted by BronxWorks

Last month, BronxWorks hosted a Giving Tuesday event at Pio Pio Restaurant to recognize the global day of giving. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Latinos NYC 5th Annual Three Kings Day Celebration

Latinos NYC hosted its 3 Kings Toy Distribution on Friday, January 8. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi and NCBH hold World’s AIDS Day public information events

Jacobi Medical Center and North Central Bronx held events for Worlds AIDS Day. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Assemblyman Benedetto Hosts MTA Metrocard Van in front of his Throggs Neck Office

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto hosts the MetroCard Van in front of his Throggs Neck office at 3602 E. Tremont Avenue so residents can add funds to existing cards or sign up for discounted MetroCards. Read more…

Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016

Kingsbridge Heights

McDonald’s stabbing suspect turns himself in

The suspect of the stabbing in the parking lot of the 5765 Broadway McDonald’s surrendered. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Shoe designer a step closer to success

Sherwayne Mahoney has always dreamed of being an entrepreneur. Read more…
Morris Park

First Bronx Babies of 2016

NYC Health & Hospitals welcomes the first babies born in the New Year Read more…
Co-op City

Kwanzaa celebrated by Councilman Andy King

Councilman Andy King and his office recently hosted a Kwanzaa Celebration at the Bartow Mall Shopping Center, which was sponsored by the Coalition of African American Churches and Community Organizations of Co-op City and was attended by hundreds of Co-op City and 12th District residents. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Swinton Avenue Christmas Lights

Embodying the holiday spirit, local residents, Millie and Albert Stone decorated their 462 Swinton Avenue home with fa estive outdoor display of Christmas lights. Read more…
Mott Haven

Rally against gun violence held by Borough President Diaz

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. recently held a rally against gun violence at 137th Street and Lincoln Avenue in response to the shooting of 25-year old NYPD officer Sherrod Stuart. Read more…

Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Assembly Speaker Heastie, who represents the Bronx, states legislative agenda for new session

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie articulated an ambitious agenda for the upcoming legislative session in Albany. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck Merchants Association restaurant week is on for January 18 to 24

The Throggs Neck Merchants Association is looking to add a little spice and flavor – and more customers – to local restaurants with a special upcoming event. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Bronx gets a second BJ

On Thursday, January 7, BJ’s Wholesale Club opened its second location in the Bronx, 184 West 237th Street, when it hosted a private community celebration. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Home cooked: Richmond snaps Rams’ home winng streak

Fordham saw a 15-point lead and a 10-game home winning streak disappear at the hands of Richmond. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Temple Hativka’s Hanukkah Celebration

Temple Hativka’s Hanukkah services concluded on Monday, December 11 with a holiday sing-along and a festive Kiddush featuring traditional holiday decorations, potato latkes, applesauce and sufganiyot, spinning dreidels and chocolate Hanukkah gelt. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

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Bronx Times Reporter

Sackwern Houses Three Kings Day Celebration

In partnership with Sack Wern Houses Resident Association and Clason Point Gardens Tenant Association, Senator Jeff Klein hosted a 3 Kings Day celebration at Sack Wern Houses last Saturday, January 9. Read more…

Friday, Jan. 15, 2016

Westchester Square

Stakeholders meet DOE on Lehman Educational Campus, DOE to develop safety plan

The recent wave of disorder at the Lehman Educational Campus appears to be getting under control. Read more…
Mott Haven

Three building complex set for Mott Haven

According to Monadnock Development, Mott Haven will become home to a three-building complex consisting of two affordable rental buildings located at 530 Exterior Street and 491 Gerard Avenue and a Hampton Inn at 110 E. 149th Street. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Hayes holds on to top Ravens after star ejected

Cardinal Hayes picked up its biggest win of the season because of Clive Allen, but he wasn’t around to see its completion. Read more…
Bedford Park

BronxNet holds holiday party at Lehman College

BronxNet held its holiday party on Friday, December 18 for content producers, staff and friends. Read more…
Westchester Square

Owen Dolen Rec Center’s Three Kings Day

In recognition of the Feast of the Epiphany, the Owen Dolen Recreational Center presented a 3 Kings Day celebration on Friday, January 8. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Ongoing elevator outage at Wallace Avenue building ends

Tenants in an Allerton building are breathing a sigh of relief after repairs were made to the elevator in their building. Read more…

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015

Mount Eden

Third annual Bronx Gentrification Conference in Mount Eden

The third annual Bronx Gentrification Conference took place on Sunday, January 10 at the New Settlement Community Center in Mount Eden. Read more…

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