Bronx Times Reporter

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Allerton

City Planning puts Allerton on the map, wants to keep Bronxdale

Allerton is definitely on the city map —but now the fate of Bronxdale is up for debate. Read more…
Westchester Square

These locals raving over paving

For decades, one dead-end street in Westchester Square was off the grid, pocked with cracks and ignored by city agencies. Read more…

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Westchester Square

Pol wants to drive-a-way tix

This elected officials thinks parking in front of your own driveway is a right, not a privilege. Read more…
Van Nest

Controversial used bedding shop re-opens in Van Nest

The beds are back. Read more…

Monday, March 24, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Parking perks placards on Council menu for community board chairs

They want their parking perks back —and a proposed city law is backing them up. Read more…

Sunday, March 23, 2014

City Island

Olive branch on City Island Bridge feud; concerns over contractor

City Islanders have gotten a ray of hope over opposition to an unwanted design of a new bridge. Read more…
Morris Park

Morris Park Community Association’s dinner dance March 29

The Morris Park Community Association’s 40th Annual Dinner Dance is coming up this month. Read more…

Friday, March 21, 2014

Pelham Parkway

Traffic fixes for gridlocked East Bronx intersections

Local drivers may soon get some relief from traffic woes at two troublesome east Bronx intersections. Read more…
City Island

Bronxite cultivates garden book

While the ground is still bare, a Bronx author is bringing a bit of early color to gardeners. Read more…

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Pelham Bay

Watchdog will track cheatin’ builders

East Bronx nabes, fed up with the city Department of Buildings approving developers’ plans for projects that wind up violating local zoning regulations, are finally doing something about it. Read more…
Boro Beat

Jeff Klein’s Dream Act ‘fan club’

With that DREAM Act going down in flames by two votes in the state Senate, Jeff Klein still walks away looking good for at least trying, according to one Bronx frenemy, while two other less enamored Bronx pols bashed him. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fordham women’s hoops faces California in NCAA opener

Abigail Corning still couldn’t believe she was sitting in Rose Hill Gymnasium with her teammates, coaches as hundreds of fans waiting to see who and where Fordham University would be playing in the NCAA tournament. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fordham men’s hoops sees season end in Atlantic-10 tournament

Branden Frazier tried desperately to extend his colligate career for one more game. Read more…

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

City Island

City Island senior home project kicked back again

It’s back to the drawing board - for a fourth time - for the developer of a controversial City Island senior housing facility. Read more…
Locust Point

Owner claims shuttered Mamma Lucia restaurant victim of city harassment

Amid a mountain of protested fines from the Health Department, one Locust Point italian eatery has been forced to shut its doors for good. Read more…

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Allerton

Wheels turning for new Allerton skate park

The East Bronx’s skaters could soon have a new place to roll. Read more…
Morris Park

Locals want to tear down Loreto Park rink for soccer, softball field

A local Morris Park group has rolled out a plan to replace Loreto Playground’s controversial concrete hockey rink with a multipurpose youth sports field. Read more…

Monday, March 17, 2014

Pelham Bay

Vet use for Pelham Grand stalled

It looks like it’s a no-go for bringing veterans’ housing to a long dormant former hospital building on Pelham Parkway. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx kids draw their dreams

One has dreams of becoming a female firefighter, another a mechanic, and a third a successful chef with his own restaurant. Read more…

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Throggs Neck

Irish ayes for St. Pat’s Parade

Viewers will be looking for the luck of the Irish when it comes to weather for the 16th Annual Bronx St. Patrick’s Parade. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Irish pubs ready for St. Pat crowd

By Ben Kochman Read more…

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Morris Park

Community Board 11 nixes Morris Park charter school

Community leaders who said “not in our neighborhood” to a charter school are getting their way. Read more…

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