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Bronx Center Enjoy Patriotic Birthday Party

During Memorial Day weekend, Bronx Center celebrated their residents who had their birthdays in May with a big patriotic party. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz Marches In Yemeni American Day Parade

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. marched in the inaugural Yemeni American Day Parade, which took place on Rhinelander Avenue. Read more…
Morris Park

Tiffany Lamps at Monte Hutch Campus

Morris Park

Tiffany Lamps at Monte Hutch Campus

The Queens’ based Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass has a broad collection of works by Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933), one of America’s most acclaimed artists who revolutionized the art of stained glass at the turn of the 20th century. Read more…
City Island

City Island Rising Discusses Issues

Approximately 60 City Islanders filled Archie’s Tap and Table to capacity for the third meeting of City Island Rising. Read more…
The Southern Boulevard Coalition hosted a rally challenging Mayor de Blasio’s plans to rezone Southern Boulevard. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bessie’s Big Shot Puppets At Bufano Park

Throggs Neck

Bessie’s Big Shot Puppets At Bufano Park

Survivor I Am and CityParks PuppetMobile co-hosted ‘Bessie’s Big Shot,’ a free marionette puppet show, on Friday, June 7 at Bufano Park. Read more…
Grand Concourse

BP Diaz Tours 900 Grand Concourse

Grand Concourse

BP Diaz Tours 900 Grand Concourse

During the tour Diaz, Patton and Joyner spoke with residents about various issues of concern at the building. Read more…
Morris Park

Montefiore Musculoskeletal Center Opens

The center provides patients with individualized care, as appropriate, for their musculoskeletal health needs, bringing together the highest quality care under one roof. Read more…
Allerton

Gun Hill Brewing funds Bronxdale HS Costa Rica trip

Once finals are over and done with, a few Bronxdale High School students, on the Christopher Columbus Campus, are going to have some packing to do. Read more…
Morris Park

Retired teacher helps families deal with abusive situations

A local volunteer is using her decades of experiences as an educator to help children and families in need. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Crime novel’s TN setting hints at author’s Bronx stint

Author William Boyle has come to be both critically acclaimed and well-known for writing about his native Brooklyn, but his latest crime novel gives away one of the ‘plot twists’ in Boyle’s own life. Read more…
Morris Park

PhRMA’s Roadmap to Health Attends Fair

Morris Park

PhRMA’s Roadmap to Health Attends Fair

Roadmap to Health was developed in response to the rising rates of chronic disease in the United States. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

UFT Screens ‘Backpack Full of Cash’ Documentary

The United Federation of Teachers hosted a special screening of the acclaimed documentary, ‘Backpack Full of Cash’ at the UFT Bronx Learning Center. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Santander, Housing Leaders Raise $1.7M For S. Bx Services

All proceeds from the event benefit Phipps Neighborhoods’ programs which provide quality education, career readiness training and connections to critical resources to communities in the south Bronx. Read more…
Approximately 100% of the school’s graduating seniors will attend college in the fall. Read more…
The longtime principal of a local private elementary school is ‘turning the page’ after more than 40 years of service to her school. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Pennyfield Avenue residents besieged by loitering concerns

Bronx Times Reporter

Pennyfield Avenue residents besieged by loitering concerns

A few residents in a picturesque corner borough are raising concerns about loitering at a very scenic backdrop. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Residents, workers protest Southern Blvd rezoning study

Bronx Times Reporter

Residents, workers protest Southern Blvd rezoning study

Car horns were honking and plastic buckets were converted into makeshift drums as Longwood Avenue and Southern Boulevard residents rallied to protest the area’s proposed rezoning outside of Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School. Read more…
The Bronx Community College Foundation 2019 Scholarship Gala was held on Wednesday, June 5 at Tribeca Rooftop. Read more…
Concourse

Diaz Raises LGBTQ Pride At County Building

The flag will fly over The Bronx County Building for the entire month of June. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Janet Rothholz Ceramic Masks Exhibition

The masks will be on display at 3702 Riverdale Avenue until Sunday, July 28. Read more…
Norwood

BP Diaz, Fathers Taking Action Host Family Day Olympiad

The day’s events pitted teams of parents and children in a variety of athletic and sporting contests. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx DA’s Office Displays Robert Scott’s Artwork

The Bronx District Attorney’s Office displayed work by teacher Robert Scott from the Parkchester Enrichment Program for Seniors from his ‘What Does Elder Abuse Mean To You?’ Exhibit. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

‘Sea-gate’ idea possible for Hutchinson River resiliency

A storm resiliency idea that could see the construction of a sea gate barrier on a borough river has local environmentalists expressing concern. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Hibernians Honor St. John’s School Graduates

Kingsbridge Heights

Hibernians Honor St. John’s School Graduates

The Ancient Order of Hibernians honored two St. John’s Roman Catholic School graduates. Read more…
West Farms

Torres Pushes Increased Funding for Bronx Cultural Institution

New York City is home to more than 1,500 cultural organizations. Read more…
Eastchester

King Sponsors Operation Cleaner Streets

Eastchester

King Sponsors Operation Cleaner Streets

King and his staff, ‘The King Team’ swept around the Eastchester-Dyre Train Station, and the councilman also spoke with Sanitation workers throughout the community. Read more…
Bronxites satisfied their cravings for excitement at the Bronx Night Market on Saturday, June 15 at Fordham Plaza. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
Justice for Junior has been served. Read more…
The Third Avenue Business Improvement District honored a few local leaders at its annual Meeting of Membership and South Bronx Leadership Breakfast. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx Chamber Hosts New Member Breakfast

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce hosted a New Member Breakfast sponsored by Apple Bank on Tuesday, June 4 at Jimmy’s Grand Cafe. Read more…
Fordham

Prospect Ave. co-named in honor of Emmanuel Mensah

A true American hero who lost his life saving his neighbors was immortalized with a street co-naming in his honor. Read more…
In honor of Pride Month, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. honored several local LGBTQ leaders at his annual LGBTQ & Allies Pride Awards Ceremony. Read more…
Parkchester

Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony At Virginia Park

Local elected officials, community and law enforcement members and residents joined in commemorating the end of slavery in the United States at the Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Hosts Reusable Bag Giveaway

Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Hosts Reusable Bag Giveaway

Over 150 bags were given out to the community. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Bridge Commemorates 65th Anniversary

Leaders of the real estate, business, banking, and non-profit sectors came together at NYC’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel on Tuesday, June 4 to celebrate the 65th anniversary of The Bridge. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
One of the coolest businesses in the Bronx has officially expanded. Read more…
Fordham

Fordham Weekend Walks set for Saturday, June 22

Come enjoy the outdoors in car free streets and push yourself to the extreme. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Soundview designer hosts wallet drive for Bronx kids

One Bronx apparel designer made it his mission to bring financial literacy for kids and teens back into style. Read more…
City Island

CI Chamber Sponsors Spring Arts & Crafts Fair

The Bronx’s creativity was on full display at the annual arts and crafts fair in City Island. Read more…
Cardinal Hayes High School held its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2019 on Saturday, June 1 at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Read more…
A proposed therapy program for those suffering from substance abuse issues and eating disorders continues making waves. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez, Ocasio-Cortez Meet Housing Advocates

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently met with different housing advocates from the Northwest Bronx Community & Clergy Coalition, the Met Council on Housing, Neighborhood Initiatives Development Corporation and others. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Funds P.S. 352’s Sensory Room

Councilman Rafael Salamanca provided $150,000 in funding to P.S. 352 for the construction of a sensory room to be utilized by students with special needs and who are visually or verbally impaired. Read more…
St. Barnabas Hospital, Belmont Business Improvement District and Councilman Ritchie Torres’ Office hosted the annual ‘Picture a Healthier You’ Health Fair. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Educators in Albany for Teacher Diversity

The diversity gap between New York City’s teaching workforce and its student population is deeply concerning to New York educators — while 83 percent of the student population are students of color, less than half that number are teachers of color. Read more…
Throggs Neck Memorial Post 1456 hosted its Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 27 at 1456 Shore Drive. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Son Anthony Zottola put the hit on Sally Daz, brother: feds

A shocking twist was revealed in the murder case of beloved, neighborhood figure, 71-year-old Sylvester ‘Sally Daz’ Zottola and the attempted murder of his 41-year-old son, Salvatore. Read more…
A Bronx video game designer’s first-of-its-kind video game boxing league is bound to be a ‘knockout’ with gamers. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Chippewa Dem Club Hosts 121st Dinner Dance

The Chippewa Democratic Club toasted several community leaders at its 121st annual Dinner Dance on Thursday, June 6 at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Attends TNCAP Poster Campaign Ceremony

Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Attends TNCAP Poster Campaign Ceremony

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was glad to congratulate and recognize everyone at Throggs Neck Community Action Partnership’s 19th Annual Poster Campaign Ceremony. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Co-Hosts Parkside Clean Up Day

Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Co-Hosts Parkside Clean Up Day

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez co-hosted a community clean up at Parkside on Sunday, June 2. Read more…
Baychester

Bronxites Dance Towards A Cure For Cancer

Baychester

Bronxites Dance Towards A Cure For Cancer

The Relay For Life movement inspires the Bronx community to celebrate people who have been touched by cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action for lifesaving change. Read more…
Norwood

Bronx Council on the Arts Host Summer Salsa Concert

The Bronx Council on the Arts hosted the final performance of its free Summer Concert series featuring Salsa sensation Edwin Perez on Friday, June 7 at Williamsbridge Oval Park. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNCAP’s Community Poster Campaign

Throggs Neck Community Action Partnership hosted its 19th annual Poster Campaign Ceremony at the Jeanne Jugan Residence. Read more…
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