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Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017

Pelham Parkway

Jaocbi Hosts AIDS Day Remembrance

Pelham Parkway

Jaocbi Hosts AIDS Day Remembrance

Jacobi Medical Center and many others lent their full support to those living with the illness and commemorated those who have died. Read more…
Throggs Neck

P.S. 304 Hosts Tree Lighting Ceremony

Throggs Neck

P.S. 304 Hosts Tree Lighting Ceremony

P.S. 304 students and familes welcomed the Yuletide season. Read more…
Fordham

Toy Drive For Concourse House

Transportation Alternatives’ Bronx Activist Committee hosted a toy drive for a transitional women’s shelter with children ages nine or younger. Read more…
Bedford Park

Peace December At Lehman College

Bedford Park

Peace December At Lehman College

Peace December recently hosted its inspirational ‘Candle Light Your Community and Peace It Together’ event. Read more…
Woodlawn

Dinowitz, Klein, Cohen Welcome Holidays

Woodlawn

Dinowitz, Klein, Cohen Welcome Holidays

Three local elected officials welcomed the holiday season at three key events. Read more…
Tenants of a five-story building at 851 E. 163rd Street took their landlord to court on Thursday, December 7, in the aftermath of a fire in July that left 12 residents injured. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Good N’ Screwed brings Bronx influence to the big screen

Bronx Times Reporter

Good N’ Screwed brings Bronx influence to the big screen

Actress, screenwriter and Bronx native, Joanna Bonaro’s comedy series made its NYC debut and showed familiar locations in the Bronx. Read more…

Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017

Throggs Neck

First Lutheran Hosts Christmas Concert

Bronxites embraced the holiday spirit at the First Lutheran Church of Throggs Neck’s annual Christmas Concert. Read more…
Norwood

Z100, CHAM Celebrate Holidays

Children’s Hospital at Montefiore patients were treated to a special performance by singer Marina Morgan. Read more…
Morris Park

Kristin Kelleher Performs Christmas Tunes

Morris Park

Kristin Kelleher Performs Christmas Tunes

Returning from her recent European performance, Kristin Kelleher got Bronxites into the holiday spirit with the gift of music. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Swinton Avenue Winter Wonderland

Millie and Albert Stone transformed their 462 Swinton Avenue home into a festive Winter Wonderland this holiday season. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronxites Enjoy Season’s 1st Snow Day

Bronxites of all ages made a day of the first snowfall of the season. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Seabury Park reopens following extensive renovations

Crotona Park East

Seabury Park reopens following extensive renovations

A 20-year-old local park reopened to much fanfare following vital renovations. Read more…
Norwood

Mosholu Library protest focuses on children’s librarian vacancies

Parents and children protested the two children’s librarians positions that have been vacant for about four months. Read more…
A new Santander Bank branch opened in the shopping center at 220 east 161st street Read more…

Friday, Dec. 15, 2017

Norwood

CB 7, 52nd Precinct Host Christmas Tree Lighting

Community Board 7 and the 52nd Precinct co-hosted a time honored Yuletide tradition. Read more…
Morris Park

MPCA Celebrates Annual Holiday Party

Morris Park

MPCA Celebrates Annual Holiday Party

Elected officials, community leaders and residents had a merry time celebrating the Yuletide season. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Santa Visits Throggs Neck Shopping Center

Local children had the chance to meet Santa and his elves at a local shopping center. Read more…
The Throggs Neck community had a merry time celebrating the holiday season. Read more…
Mott Haven

Machete Wielding Man Shot By Police

Mott Haven

Machete Wielding Man Shot By Police

A machete wielding man was shot dead by police in Mott Haven. Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Square Welcomes The Holiday Season

Westchester Square

Westchester Square Welcomes The Holiday Season

In keeping with tradition, Westchester Square became a Winter Wonderland to welcome the upcoming holiday season. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Morris Park

MP BID clears first hurdle/City Council approves; final OK months away

The NY City Council gave a boost to the Bronx when it approved the Morris Park Business Improvement District during its meeting on Monday, December 11. Read more…
The co-creator of the Batman character who helped develop the character in the 1940s while living near the Grand Concourse is finally getting much-deserved recognition after years of obscurity. Read more…

Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017

Parkchester

Thanks-Giving To-Go Meals Distributed

Parkchester

Thanks-Giving To-Go Meals Distributed

The second annual Thanks-Giving ‘To-Go Meals’ event distributed 100 free warm meals and canned goods to people outside of Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda’s district office. Read more…
Norwood

CHAM Patients Meet Spider-Man

Children’s Hospital at Montefiore patients received a surprise visit from their friendly neighborhood superhero. Read more…

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017

Woodstock

Roadway Moving Provides Holiday Meals

Two community leaders provided local families so much needed Thanksgiving cheer this holiday season. Read more…
Morris Park

Chamber Hosts BC Exchange Event

Morris Park

Chamber Hosts BC Exchange Event

Bronxites and business professionals met at a fun-filled business networking event at the Hutchinson Metro Center. Read more…
Fordham

NYBG Celebrates Puerto Rican Heritage

The New York Botanical Garden celebrated Puerto Rican Heritage Month with several fun-filled activities. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Williamsbridge church aids Barbuda hurricane victims

The Ebeneezer Pilgrim Holiness Church collected supplies and fund to send to the island of Barbuda to help rebuild after Hurricane Irma. Read more…

Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

R.A.I.N. Mobile Kitchen Provides Meals

In honor of Thanksgiving, the R.A.I.N. Cucina Dolores Mobile Food Kitchen delivered Thanksgiving meals to those in need of holiday cheer. Read more…
Fordham

CB 7, El Fongon Serves Meals

Fordham

CB 7, El Fongon Serves Meals

Community Board 7 chairwoman Adaline Walker Santiago and El Fongon Restaurant owner Miguel Abreu served a free Thanksgiving dinner to over 53 elders at the A Zagat-rated eatery. Read more…
Melrose

Lead By Example Mentor Workshops

Melrose

Lead By Example Mentor Workshops

The Lead by Example and Reverse the Trend Basketball Mentor Workshops and Seminars were held at 778 Forest Avenue. Read more…
Members of the Mott Haven-Port Morris area launched a new project to identify places in the neighborhood that can be reused for community needs. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Holiday lights add festive glow to Bronx shopping strips

Borough merchant groups and business improvements districts are making the holiday season bright – literally. Read more…

Monday, Dec. 11, 2017

Melrose

Montefiore Family Clinic Expansion

Melrose

Montefiore Family Clinic Expansion

The newly expanded Deerfield Clinic serves homeless south Bronx children and families. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Ancient Order Of Hibernians Dinner Dance

Bronx Times Reporter

Ancient Order Of Hibernians Dinner Dance

The Bronx County Board of the Ancient Order of Hibernians celebrated their annual dinner dance on Sunday, November 26 at Rory Dolan’s restaurant. Read more…
Allerton

Eastchester Gardens Rally For Success

Allerton

Eastchester Gardens Rally For Success

Several community organizations co-hosted Eastchester Gardens Rally For Success. Read more…
U.S. Cellular’s Future of Good Program donated $10,000 to the Madison Square Boys & Girls Club. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

#MyBronxStory winners, NYPD honored at St. Raymond’s

Bronx Times Reporter

#MyBronxStory winners, NYPD honored at St. Raymond’s

Winners of a contest that asked local borough citizens to share their community’s stories were recently celebrated. Read more…

Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017

Westchester Square

Huntington Library Hosts Poetry Workshop

The Huntington Free Library hosted a John Maney, Jr. Workshop funded by Poets and Writers, Inc. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Celebrates Thanksgiving

Morrisania

Triboro Center Celebrates Thanksgiving

Triboro Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing residents enjoyed a savory Thanksgiving meal with friends and staff members. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Diaz Inducts Jewish Hall Of Fame Honorees

Grand Concourse

Diaz Inducts Jewish Hall Of Fame Honorees

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and the Bronx Jewish Historical Initiative recently honored the Bronx Jewish Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Korony AL Post holiday toy drive targets children under 12

An American Legion post is rolling up its sleeves to ‘make the season bright’ for children in need. Read more…
Belmont

Joe Binder, oldest living Bronxite, passes away at 107

Joe Binder was more than just a living legend and members of the community said they will remember him for just for being himself. Read more…
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