Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016

Pelham Parkway

Truck Fire Lights Up The Sky

A truck fire on the Bruckner Expressway caused traffic delays during the Labor Day Weekend. Read more…
Castle Hill

New Mural Brightens Castle Hill Houses

A new mural is inspiring Castle Hill Houses residents to become the change they wish to see. Read more…

SBH, Belmont BID Host ‘Picture A Healthier You’ Street Fair

Bronxites had fun while learning more about their health at a recent street fair in Belmont. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016


Officials seek aid from public to find Belmont senior assault suspect

Councilman Ritchie Torres is asking the public to help locate a man believed to be responsible for the assault of two seniors in the Arthur Avenue area last month. Read more…

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Mott Haven

$22 million, 91-unit rental planned for Mott Haven

Construction has begun on a new 12-story, 91-unit building in Mott Haven. Read more…
Morris Park

Calvary Hospital Honors Beverly Jeffrey

Calvary Hospital honored Westchester County resident and Calvary employee Beverly Jeffrey with the prestigious ‘Catch a Star’ Award. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Andrew Freedman Home Exhibits Natalie Collette Wood

The Andrew Freedman Home hosted artist Natalie Collette Wood’s first solo exhibition, ‘Nothing Lasts Forever’ on Sunday, August 28. Read more…
Co-op City

Truman H.S. Grad Wins Billie Jean King Junior Award

A Truman High School graduate received a prestigious honor at the annual CityParks Tennis Benefit. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016

Pelham Bay

Orchard Beach Classic Car Show Sept. 18th

The 16th Annual Orchard Beach Classic Car and Motorcycle Show is upcoming. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Vacca: Harding Avenue between Emerson and Tremont needs greater traffic controls

Speeding on Harding Avenue continues to concern local residents. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Boogie on the Boulevard Street Fair

The Boogie on the Boulevard street fair had many Bronxites embracing their artistic side. Read more…

Klein Hosts Children’s Festival At Soundview Park

Senator Jeff Klein hosted a children’s festival in Soundview Park as part of his Summertime Symphonies Series. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 12, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

BronxNet hosts debates ahead of September 13th Democratic Primary

An open seat northeastern part of the borough dominates the primary day landscape. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Frank R. Morea Recieves Proclomation as Insurance Co. Celebrates 50 Years Of Business

Morea Insurance, founded by Frank R. Morea and known for serving the Bronx in the areas of insurance, real estate and income tax preparation, celebrated its 50th year of business on September 1. Read more…

Church of the Blessed Sacrament Hosts Flea Market

There was a great deal of fun and savings to be had at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament’s outdoor flea market. Read more…

Sack Wern Houses Get New Refrigerators

Senator Jeff Klein; Shola Olatoye, NYC Housing Authority chairwoman; Assemblyman Marcos Crespo and Councilwoman Annabel Palma met with Sack Wern Houses residents to announce the delivery of hundreds of new refrigerators on Thursday, August 24. Read more…
Throggs Neck

1st Annual Throggs Neck Classic Car Cruise

The inaugural Throggs Neck Classic Car Cruise had many hearts and motors racing at the Hammond Cove Marina. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016

Grand Concourse

LinkNYC installs free Wi-Fi hotpots in the Bronx

LinkNYC is bringing free, fast and secure Wi-Fi to the Bronx and NYC courtesy of its new state-of-the art kiosks! Read more…
Mount Hope

NYCHA faces lawsuit from Morris Houses tenants

Residents at the Morris Housing Projects are suing the New York City Housing Authority for multiple issues in their apartments such as mold, leaks and in certain cases displaced furniture. Read more…

Blessed Sacrament Hosts Summer Carnival

Bronxites looking for some summer fun attended the Church of the Blessed Sacrament Summer Carnival. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Free Wi-Fi Kiosks Coming To The Bronx

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.; the New York City Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications and CityBridge partners celebrated LinkNYC’s launch in the Bronx on Tuesday, August 30. Read more…
Morris Park

The Temptations Perform At Loreto Park

The Temptations performed their very first Bronx concert recently at Loreto Park. Read more…
Locust Point

Locust Point Civic Association’s Labor Day Extravaganza

To celebrate the unofficial end of summer, the Locust Point Civic Association hosted its Labor Day Extravaganza on Saturday, September 3. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016


Jerome Ave. rezoning to enable taller buildings, more residential housing

After two years of work, the city’s planning department has released a plan for rezoning and redeveloping the densely populated area. Read more…
City Island

Alive N’ Kickin’ Rocks City Island

Legendary pop rock band Alive N’ Kickin’ performed in City Island to the delight of many summer concert goers. Read more…
Ferry Point Park

Ferry Point Civic Hosts Summer Block Party

Ferry Point Civic Association hosted its wildly popular summer block party on Saturday, August 27. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 3:30 a.m. -- A robbery was reported at Archer Avenue and Beach Avenue. A 40-year-old man told cops that he was struck in the face with a firearm by a man between the ages of 40-years-old and 50-years-old. While he was incapacitated, the victim’s wallet was removed. The wallet contained $100 in cash and multiple credit cards. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Schuyler Hill Civic Association’s Summer Olympics

The Schuyler Hill Civic Association hosted its annual Summer Olympics on Saturday, August 27. Read more…

Food Bazaar Supermarket Opens In Morrisania

Local elected officials and community leaders held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of a new Food Bazaar Supermarket in Morrisania. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 9, 2016

Morris Park

Bronxdale Ave. hit and run/Morris Park senior struck by 2 vehicles

Police are still seeking the driver of a van that struck and killed a 65-year-old Bronx man last week, and raising new questions about road safety in Morris Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Borough remembers the 15th anniversary of the September 11th attacks

In our borough the fallen first responders and civilians of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 will not be forgotten. Read more…
Silver Beach

Silver Beach Hosts Parade of Athletes

Silver Beach residents worked hard over their Labor Day Weekend by competing in their neighborhood’s traditional sports competition. Read more…
Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park’s 100th Annual Labor Day Olympics

Edgewater Park Athletic Association celebrated a milestone anniversary at its recent Labor Day Weekend Olympics. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Silver Beach Hosts Labor Day Weekend Games

The time honored Silver Beach Labor Day Weekend were a sportingly good time for everyone. Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016


Cardinal Hayes marks 75 years of brotherhood

Like the south Bronx area it calls home, Cardinal Hayes High School on Grand Concourse has seen more than a few changes, but its leaders say that as the school celebrates its 75th anniversary, its main mission to educate young men has remained unchanged. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016


3rd Annual Back-To-School Celebration At St. James Park

With Back-to-School season just around the corner, four local elected officials distributed free backpacks to local children at the third annual Back-to-School Celebration at St. James Park. Read more…
Westchester Square

Vacca, WSBID Host Back-To-School Event

Students getting ready to once again hit the books stocked up at Councilman James Vacca and Westchester Square Business Improvement District’s Back-to-School Giveaway! Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

McDonald’s Tri-Sate Owner Donates To Phipps Neighborhoods

McDonald’s Tri-State owner and operator, Bruce Colley, recently gave a generous donation to the Phipps Neighborhoods’ summer meals program. Read more…

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