Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016


A Garden Classroom To Sprout At NY Botanical Garden

The new facilities will allow the program to add additional edible gardening and STEM programing for 100,000 local school children. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

SCA in discussion to expand P.S. 97: Councilman Vacca

P.S. 97 may be seeing a major expansion that could help bring students inside from temporary buildings. Read more…

Northwest Bronx Community & Clergy Coalition Celebrates 41st

The Northwest Bronx Community and Clergy Coalition commemorated an important milestone recently. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Congressman Serrano Celebrates African Heritage

Congressman Jose Serrano recognized several local community leaders, organizations and entertainment groups at his third annual African Heritage Celebration. Read more…

Brew At The Zoo Lifts Halloween Spirits

The Bronx Zoo featured a different kind of ‘wild life’ this Halloween season. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016

Pelham Bay

Bronx mailboxes being removed for safety improvements

Boxes being retrofitted to prevent mail theft, says USPS. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Spoto’s restaurant closes its doors after almost 30 years

Spoto’s, an Italian restaurant with a rich history and tradition in Throggs Neck since 1989, closed its doors for the last time on Sunday. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Habitat For Humanity NYC Honors Borough President Diaz

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. was formally recognized by Habitat for Humanity NYC in Manhattan. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Msgr. Scanlan Serves Hall of Fame Dinner Awards

Monsignor Scanlan High School toasted six exemplary individuals at its most recent Hall of Fame Awards Dinner. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx YMCA’s Halloween Party A ‘Haunting Success’

The Bronx YMCA’s Halloween party was a real ‘monster mash’ for ghosts and ghouls of every age. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016

Morris Park

P.S. 83 learn about pumpkins, nature with Vacca

Students got to learn more about the natural world and take home a pumpkin at P.S. 83 this Halloween season. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Veterans Parade in Throggs Neck, November 13

This year’s Bronx Veterans Day Parade in Throggs Neck is coming up soon. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Veterans Day Parade in Crotona Park set for Saturday

The Bronx Veterans Parade Task Team will host the third annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, November 5 to pay tribute to country’s war veterans in preparation for Veterans Day. Read more…

Fordham Road BID Hosts Halloween Sidewalk Sale

Fordham families scared up some great deals at the Fordham Road Business Improvement District’s Halloween Sidewalk Sale. Read more…

Neighborhood Advisory Board Bronx 11 Hosts Public Hearing

Neighborhood Advisory Board Department of Youth and Community Development Bronx 11 hosted an informative public hearing at The Sanz Banquet Hall. Read more…
Westchester Square

NY Mets T.J. Rivera Visits Lehman H.S.

A Major League Baseball player returned to his alma mater recently. Read more…

Monday, Nov. 7, 2016

University Heights

Author details Fidel Castro’s 1995 visit to the Bronx

Bronx author Julio Pabon writes about the time Cuban leader Fidel Castro visited Jimmy’s Bronx Cafe. Read more…

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Cohen Launches District 11 Community Activist of the Month Award

Wakefield community advocates, Community Board 12 and Councilman Andrew Cohen celebrated the launch of the ‘District 11 Community Activist of the Month’ award with the inaugural honor presented to an inspirational Wakefield Parks activist. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Trump Supporters Rally In Throggs Neck

Local Donald Trump supporters held a rally in Throggs Neck in favor of the Republican presidential candidate. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Borough Electeds to Apple: Open Retail Store here

A host of elected officials are calling on Apple Incorporated to open a retail location in the borough. Read more…
Hunts Point

Housing, jobs to replace Spofford Detention Center

The Peninsula, which includes 740 affordable housing units, will replace the Spofford Juvenile Detention Center. Read more…
Throggs Neck

The Bronx Babe overcomes career-threatening injury

Janet Marie Lee, also known as ‘Sonny’ Marie Lee and more commonly known as ‘The Bronx Babe’, is making her return to the stage in the spring after suffering a devastating knee injury. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Albanian American Open Hand Foundation’s ‘Great Pumpkin Giveaway’

Pelham Parkway’s fall harvest was plentiful thanks to the Albanian American Open Hand Association. Read more…
Morris Park

Rand Realty Celebrates At F & J Pine Restaurant

To commemorate the grand opening of its first Bronx office, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate-Rand Realty threw a party at F & J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
Grand Concourse

22nd Annual Tour De Bronx Rides Across The Borough

Over 7,000 cyclists embarked on a wild ride at this year’s 22nd annual Tour de Bronx. Read more…

Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016

Throggs Neck

Harlem Man Found Dead In Throggs Neck

Police are investigating an apparent suicide of a Harlem man found inside a car parked on Balcom Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Savor the Bronx takes place from November 7 to 18

A preview to the borough’s restaurant week, Savor the Bronx 2016, showcased some of the finest eateries in the county. Read more…

Self-serve kiosks come to Westchester Ave McDonald’s

The McDonald’s at 1982 Westchester Ave is stepping into the future with new self-serve kiosks. Read more…

Norwood Merchants Meet On 204th Street

The East 204th Street and Bainbridge Avenue Merchants Association, and MAS Productions hosted a merchants meeting recently. Read more…

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church Celebrates 110th

The Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel commemorated its parish’s incredible milestone. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Throggs Neck Merchants Assoc. Serves Dinner Dance

The Throggs Neck Merchants Association toasted four extraordinary community leaders at its ninth annual dinner dance. Read more…

Friday, Nov. 4, 2016

Morris Park

One year later, MP Trick-or-Treat victims remembered

Family and friends gathered on Halloween to remember three people killed a year ago in a freak auto accident. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN residents ask 45th Pct. put brakes on pre-teen bicyclists

Throggs Neck residents are asking the 45th Precinct put the brakes on a group of unruly pre-teen bicyclists. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Trump Links, Parks Department vie for Ferry Point space

Hearing for competing plans for use of waterfront public land scheduled for Monday, November 14. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hunts Point Economic Development Corp.’s 29th Annual Tent Party

The Hunts Point Economic Development Corporation’s Tent Party celebrated its 29th year on Tuesday, October 25 at the Hunts Point Co-op Market. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck Halloween Parade Provides Thrills & Chills

The streets of Throggs Neck were filled with monsters, superheroes and princesses celebrating Halloween. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

33rd Annual Throggs Neck Halloween Costume Contest

Throggs Neck children competed in their neighborhood’s traditional Halloween costume contest. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

Throggs Neck

Better Homes & Gardens Real-Estate Rand Realty Opens In TN

Better Homes and Gardens Real-Estate Rand Realty made its home in Throggs Neck. Read more…

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