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Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016

Mount Eden

Murdered Mount Eden Teen Remembered

The Mount Eden community is mourning the lost of an inspirational 19-year-old man gunned down near Rockwood Street and Walton Avenue. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNBA 5K Turkey Trot set for Saturday, November 19

A community fundraiser has been scheduled for just before the Thanksgiving holiday. Read more…
Morris Park

Calvary Hosts 10th Annual Spiritual Care Day

Calvary Hospital celebrated its tenth annual Spiritual Care Day ‘Sacred Encounters: Bringing Hope and Faith’ recently. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx YMCA Hosts 3rd Annual Domestic Violence Awareness Event

Three domestic violence survivors shared their compelling testimonies at an annual event celebrating National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts Domestic Violence Art Event

In recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Jacobi Medical Center hosted a Clothesline Project event on Wednesday, October 5. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

WellCare Nurse Helps Maria Marte

WellCare of New York, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. dedicated to serving the Medicaid, Medicare and Long Term Care members in NY, expanded its field-based management program this year to better serve high-risk members. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay Little League Goes Pink

The Pelham Bay Belles played ball at Pelham Bay Little League on Sunday, October 16 in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Read more…
Allerton

49th PCT.’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Karaoke Nite

The 49th Precinct raised awareness and spirits at its Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Karaoke Nite at Gasolina Bar and Lounge. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

Williamsbridge

King provides relief for Haitian Hurricane victims

Council Member Andy King partnered with Black Nurses Rock and The Nutressence Network to raise money for families in Haiti affected by Hurricane Matthew. Read more…
Morris Park

49th’s Capt. Keith Walton promoted to deputy inspector

The 49th Precinct has promoted captain Keith Walton to deputy inspector. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz, Clear Channel Outdoor Bring Tour De Bronx To Times Square

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Clear Channel Outdoor co-hosted a press conference at the ‘Crossroads of the World’ to promote the 22nd annual Tour de Bronx. Read more…
Woodstock

BOOM Hosts 12th Annual Traveling Clothesline Project

BOOM Health Services hosted its 12th Traveling Clothesline Project event at Msgr. Raul Del Valle Square. Read more…
Grand Concourse

M.S. 323X, J.H.S. 22X & LEAP Give Afterschool Performance

Two schools partnered with LEAP to showcase the positive effects of afterschool programs. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hyde Leadership Charter Celebrates 10th Year

Hyde Leadership Charter School celebrated its decennial on Saturday, October 15. Read more…
Van Nest

VNNA Beautify Van Nest Park Planters

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance helped revitalize a local park’s flower planters. Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Frances De Chantal, OLA March Against Breast Cancer

Students from St. Frances de Chantal and Our Lady of the Assumption School commemorated National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in a recent walk-a-thon in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

St. Margaret of Cortona School Hosts Walk-A-Thon

Students and the entire school community of St. Margaret of Cortona School made tracks at its annual walk-a-thon fundraiser. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

Kingsbridge Heights

Assault charges in fatal Kingsbridge explosion case

Charges have been upgraded against two men arrested following a house explosion in Kingsbridge that killed a FDNY captain and injured more than 20 others to include felony assault. Read more…

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Throggs Neck

Bronx Veterans Parade in Throggs Neck, Nov. 13

Plans are being made for this year’s Bronx Veterans Parade in Throggs Neck. Read more…
University Heights

Bronx Community College Architecture & Arts Festival

Bronxites explored their artistic side at the Bronx Community College Architecture and Arts Festival on Sunday, October 16. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Run-D.M.C. Icon Inspires KHCC Youth

A hip hop legend helped inspire Bronx youth to pursue their dreams. Read more…
Mott Haven

Harriet Tubman Early Childhood Education Center Opens

Sheltering Arms celebrated the grand opening of its state-of-the-art Harriet Tubman Early Childhood Education Center at 565 Morris Avenue. Read more…
Soundview

James Monroe Seniors Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

James Monroe Senior Center residents celebrated their Hispanic heritage in a colorful event on Friday, October 14. Read more…
Belmont

St. Barnabas Pharmacists Review Seniors’ Medications

St. Barnabas Hospital pharmacists gave R.A.I.N. Tolentine Senior Center residents a ‘brown bag’ medication review as part of National Hospital and Health System Pharmacy Week. Read more…

Monday, Oct. 31, 2016

Bronx North

Street named for Grace Belkin, first CB 8 manager

Grace Belkin began as a secretary for the former Community Planning Board 14, which was transformed under the city charter in 1977 to the official city agency now known as Community Board 8. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx reacts to the police shooting of Deborah Danner

Many residents, activists and community leaders are reacting to the death of 66-year old Deborah Danner at the hands of NYPD sergeant Hugh Barry. Danner was said to have a history of mental illness. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

An Beal Bocht Cafe Hosts Artist Suzanne Axelbank

The An Beal Bocht Café showcased artist Suzanne Axelbank’s visually stunning multimedia works at the 445 W. 238th Street pub. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Borough President Diaz Meets With Israeli Ambassador

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. recently met with the newly appointed consul general to Israeli in NYC. Read more…
Parkchester

Human Support Corp. Hosts Free Flu Shot Program

Human Support Corp. and Duane Reade helped the community prepare for the upcoming flu season. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Trees For Three At Pelham Bay Park

MSG Sports, New York Knicks and PricewaterCoopers gave back to the community recently by planting trees at Pelham Bay Park. Read more…
Morris Park

Klein, Mercy College Celebrate Veterans Center Opening

Senator Jeff Klein, Mercy College president Timothy Hall and students unveiled a new state-of-the-art Veterans Center at the Bronx campus. Read more…
Allerton

Klein, Gjonaj Host 4th Annual Pelham Parkway Halloween Parade

Children and their families got into the Halloween spirit for their neighborhood’s annual parade. Read more…

Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Bring ferries to transit deserts: Councilman Vacca

Residents in waterfront communities sometimes called ‘transit deserts’ continue to look for possible public transportation improvements. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Memorial planned for Pelham Parkway volunteer

Jeffrey Panish will be remembered at a memorial service Sunday, November 6 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Bronx House at 990 Pelham Parkway South sponsored by the office of Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj. Panish was an assistant to Gjonaj, as well as a very close friend. Read more…
Westchester Square

Cause of Owen Dolen’s rat infestation is puzzling

Community Board 10 and community members in Westchester Square are working to take care of a rat infestation problem in Owen Dolen Park. Read more…
Fordham

Amida Care Hosts ‘Dance To The Rhythm’ Event

Amida Care’s ‘Dance to the Rhythm’ had Bronxites singing and dancing with excitement. Read more…
Morrisania

WHEDco Hosts Coquito Masters Competition

The Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation offered Bronxites a taste of Puerto Rico at its annual Coquito Masters competition. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Klein, Benedetto & TNCAP Hold Heroin Town Hall

Senator Jeff Klein, Assemblyman Michael Benedetto and Throggs Neck Community Action Partnership hosted a substance abuse town hall at Preston High School. Read more…
Throggs Neck

SUNY Maritime Helps Domestic Violence Victims

SUNY Maritime College offered hope and help to victims of rape and domestic violence. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston HS Gives Haunted Mansion Tour

Preston High School gave a tour of its brand new haunted mansion attraction for ghosts and ghouls of every age on Saturday, October 22. Read more…

Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016

Pelham Parkway

Jacobi’s Craniofacial care center gets certification

A relatively new craniofacial care center for children at New York Health + Hospitals / Jacobi has received an important accreditation. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck waterfront lot eyed for new park

The vacant lot at 222 Longstreet Avenue and 850 Shore Drive was cleared last year of the home previously located on it. Read more…
Westchester Square

Zerega Slow Zone will reduce traffic deaths: DOT

The Department of Transportation has already begun mapping out locations in Westchester Square on which they will install new speed bumps. The speed bumps are apart of the new slow zone coming to Westchester Square. Read more…
University Heights

MHCHC, Affinity Host ‘Gear Up for the Future’

The Morris Heights Community Health Center and Affinity Health Plan hosted a Bronx-wide youth event educating Bronxites of various topics of importance. Read more…
Pelham Bay

13th Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

There was a sea of pink at Orchard Beach for this year’s 13th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Wine & Paint Party Fundraiser Brightens Spirits

Budding artists painted the town red at Pat Brennan’s Wine and Paint Party on Wednesday, October 19 at the American Turner Club. Read more…
Morris Park

Liberty Democratic Association Serves 10th Annual Awards Dinner

The Liberty Democratic Association toasted a select few community leaders at its tenth anniversary awards dinner on Thursday, October 20 at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…
Throggs Neck

National Conference of Puerto Rican Women Awards Gala

The National Conference of Puerto Rican Women paid homage to several distinguished leaders at its annual awards dinner gala. Read more…

Friday, Oct. 28, 2016

Morris Park

Courtroom developments in cases surrounding two unrelated deadly borough crashes

Courtroom developments came in two deadly unrelated automobile crashes from 2015. Read more…
Co-op City

Effort to keep Barnes & Noble grows

Despite reaching a lease agreement with another tenant, the Bronx is not finished fighting to keep Barnes & Noble in the Bay Plaza Shopping Center. Read more…
Eastchester

Art Guild Trophies’ family emergency disrupts business

Art Guild Plaques & Trophies has been temporarily closed for the last month and a half, but a reopening will take place in the near future. Read more…
Fordham

Bronx Zoo Hosts ‘Boo At the Zoo: 13 Days of Halloween’

Children and their families are having a scary good time celebrating Halloween at the Bronx Zoo this October. Read more…
Norwood

Conjoined Twins Successfully Separated At Montefiore

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore’s team of expert surgical and medical providers successfully separated conjoined 13-month-old twin boys Jadon and Anias McDonald after an over 20 hour long procedure. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Allerton

Talitha Cumi Urban Etiquette Academy At The Sanz

There were a lot of fun and learning had at Talitha Cumi Urban Etiquette Academy on Thursday, October 20 at The Sanz Banquet Hall. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Ray’s Serves Spaghetti Fest VIP Reception

St. Raymond Elementary School hosted its annual VIP Reception, a family-friendly ‘Spaghetti Fest’, on Sunday, October 16. Read more…
Castle Hill

Klein, Urban Health Plan’s Countdown to Fitness Celebration

Senator Jeff Klein, Urban Health Plan and Countdown to Fitness Program students celebrated healthy living at Harding Park Community Center. Read more…
Fordham

Scarecrows Come To Life At New York Botanical Garden

As the season of fear draws near, scarecrows took over the New York Botanical Garden for a night of Halloween fun. Read more…

Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

Country Club

Ridgewood Bank Funds Aunt Cathy’s Project

Ridgewood Savings Bank donated goods and money in support of a local woman’s project helping our nation’s service members stationed in the Middle East. Read more…

Friday, Oct. 28, 2016

Throggs Neck

Express Yourself’s Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser

Throggs Neck-based Express Yourself Salon, Inc. contributed to the fight against breast cancer. Read more…

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