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Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016

Pelham Bay

Mayor de Blasio recognizes Rodman’s Neck range noise as a community concern

Mayor de Blasio has recognized gun noise at the Rodman’s Neck NYPD range as a concern. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Nelson Gonzalez Band Performs At Orchard Beach

The oppressive heat did not deter Bronxites from enjoying some summer fun at Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.’s Bronx Summer Concert Series at Orchard Beach. Read more…
Westchester Square

FDR Drive Rocks Westchester Square

FDR Drive, one of New York’s most respected and requested party bands, gave a crowd pleasing performance at Senator Jeff Klein’s Summertime Symphonies Concert. Read more…

Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

Morris Heights

Ribbon cut on $2 million in renovations at Morris Heights Health Center

Morris Heights Health Center had a lot to celebrate recently. Read more…
Melrose

SAB1 ranks fifth in math statewide

Success Academy Bronx 1’s recent math test results have led to the school being ranked as the number five school in math statewide. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts Harvest Homes Farmers Market

Health conscious Bronxites visited Jacobi Medical Center’s Harvest Home Farmers Market for naturally grown fruits and vegetables. Read more…
Mott Haven

Gillibrand & Diaz Host Opioid Roundtable

As opioid and herion related deaths in New York continue to climb, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. hosted a roundtable discussion to discuss efforts being made to combat the epidemic. Read more…

Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

West Farms

Senior housing development to replace old church

An upcoming residential development intended for seniors will soon be constructed at 1017 Home Street, the former site of the Home Street Presbyterian Church. Read more…
Concourse

Grand Slam Little League Wins Borough President’s Cup

The Grand Slam Little League took home the gold in a thrilling game at Yankee Stadium! Read more…
Fordham

CHAM Kids Visit The Bronx Zoo

Children’s Hospital at Montefiore pediatric patients receiving care for diabetes management spent an activity-packed day at the Bronx Zoo. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Bronx Breakfast

The American Cancer Society hosted a ‘Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of the Bronx’ kickoff breakfast at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…

Monday, Aug. 22, 2016

Pelham Bay

East Tremont Avenue ‘road diet’ to be implemented

It looks like a proposed roadway project that has stirred up a community is a ‘fait accompli.’ Read more…

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Fordham

Diaz, StudentsFirstNY Discuss Bettering Schools

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and StudentsFirstNY hosted a community conversation on building better schools. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx Chamber Hosts Summer Fest & Networking Mixer

Local business professionals celebrated summer with the Bronx Chamber of Commerce. Read more…
Soundview

Klein Funds Afro Latin Jazz Alliance

A generous check from Senator Jeff Klein was music to one local musical organization’s ears. Read more…

Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016

Wakefield

Wakefield blaze displaces 8 families; four firefighters hurt

A devastating blaze in Wakefield left eight families displaced and injured a few firefighters on Tuesday, August 9. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Officials Break Ground on New Fitness Project

City and borough officials broke ground on Tuesday, August 16 on new upgrades to Pelham Bay Park, including new fitness equipment and a nature walk. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Advocate Community Providers Hosts Health Fair

Senator Gustavo Rivera, council members Vanessa Gibson and Ritchie Torres and Advocate Community Providers held a community health fair on Saturday, August 6. Read more…
Edgewater Park

Bronx Wanderers Perform Last Bronx Show

The Bronx Wanderers performed their last Bronx show at Veterans Memorial Park. Read more…
Soundview

New Girl Scout Camp Cleans Soundview Park

The Girl Scouts of Greater New York’s new Urban Day Camp, launched in Soundview earlier this summer, hosted a clean-up day at Soundview Park on Friday, August 12. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Fort Schuyler House Resident Turns 100

Fort Schuyler House resident Antonette Marcangelo celebrated 100 wonderful years with her family and friends on Tuesday, August 9. Read more…

Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016

Wakefield

Planned homeless HIV facility nixed after public outcry

Plans to create a shelter for homeless New Yorkers with HIV were abandoned earlier this week after vocal opposition from neighbors and elected officials. Read more…
Concourse

Baseball Legends Honored With Murals

Two baseball legends were recently honored with some impressive murals. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz Honors Monte’s Comprehensive Family Care Center

Montefiore’s Comprehensive Family Care Center was honored by Borough President Ruben Diaz’s office in recognition of World Breastfeeding Month. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The most recent police reports from across the Bronx. Read more…
Fordham

Fordham Road BID Hosts Film Festival

Fordham Road families and children got ‘animated’ watching the comedy classic, ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit?’ at the Fordham Road Film Festival. Read more…

Friday, Aug. 19, 2016

Throggs Neck

Street co-naming for iconic Throggs Neck historian

A Throggs Neck street was co-named for a community historian. Read more…
Throggs Neck

De Blasio holds Town Hall meeting

Bronx community leaders and residents got a chance to speak to Mayor Bill de Blasio as he held on Wednesday, August 10 a town hall at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Westchester Square

Murals Brighten Up Glebe Avenue

A block party in Zerega featured some impressive public artwork and fun for the whole community. Read more…
Williamsbridge

District Attorney Clark Announces Bronx Gun Buyback Results

The results are in for the Bronx Gun Buyback! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Mayor de Blasio Hosts Town Hall Meeting

Hundreds of Bronxites attended a town hall meeting hosted by Mayor Bill de Blasio in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Fordham

NYC DOF Hosts Rent Freeze Day Conference

A press conference discussing Rent Freeze Programs was held on Wednesday, August 10 at the Bronx Library Center. Read more…

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