Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017


Aerospace H.S. Unveils Pro-Flight Simulator

A local high school received a state-of-the-art pro-flight simulator. Read more…
Bedford Park

Kingsbridge Heights Community Garden Opens

A new community garden is now open for everyone’s enjoyment! Read more…
Bedford Park

Lady K Fever’s Murals At Mosholu Playground

Three visually stunning murals are on display at Mosholu Playground! Read more…
Country Club

Villa Students Remember 9/11 Heroes

Villa Maria Academy first graders remembered the heroes lost on 9/11. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Ayala wins 8th Council District Democratic primary

The closest primary election in the city finally has a result its two top candidates can agree on. Read more…

Jazz Great Donald Byrd honored at street renaming

Donald Byrd II was one of the most prominent jazz trumpeters of the 1950s and 1960s, and would later pioneer the fusion style that incorporated R & B and other influences. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 22, 2017

City Island

Chamber Hosts CI Fall Arts & Crafts Fair

The City Island Chamber of Commerce got creative hosting its annual City Island Fall Arts and Crafts Fair. Read more…
Morris Park

Council Democratic Primary Victory Celebration At Maestro’s

The Bronx County Democratic Party hosted a City Council Democratic Primary Victory Celebration on Tuesday, September 12 at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston H.S. Celebrates 70th Anniversary

A local high school recently celebrated an impressive milestone. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck Remembers 9/11

The Throggs Neck community honored residents lost in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Read more…

2 Arrested In Fordham Gang Shooting

Police from the 52nd Precinct arrested two gunmen last week in Fordham. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Sam Young Post 620 Hosts Candidates

A veterans’ post hosted a forum for candidates seeking to succeed outgoing Councilman James Vacca. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

A Bx future for Amazon?/Pols entice retail giant to open HQ2 here

Some 26 elected officials from The Bronx have signed a letter to Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s founder & CEO, urging the company to consider the Bronx as the site of its next headquarters, according to a news release from Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Read more…
Ferry Point Park

Multiplex Cinemas site in contract for $75M

The former site of the Whitestone Multiplex Cinemas has once again gone on the market for sale, according to published reports. Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017


Fordham Road BID Airs ‘The Goonies’

Fordham Road families enjoyed a special screening of the 1985 classic at Bryan Park! Read more…

Royal Court Puerto Rican Queens, Kings Talent Show

The Bronx Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare hosted a remarkable Latin talent show! Read more…
Mott Haven

NYF charter school expands to middle grades

A charter school in Mott Haven is expanding into the middle school grades, and its leaders believe it will serve as a model to others working in the child-welfare space. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017

Mott Haven

Diaz, Viverito Fund Theater Expansion

Two local elected officials recently toured a historic Latino cultural institution in Mott Haven. Read more…

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Kingsbridge Heights

‘Phoebe’s Fantasy’ Book Signing

Journalist Hugh Wyatt hosted a book signing and lecture for his new literary release. Read more…
Van Nest

VNNA Hosts Council Candidates Forum

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance hosted a special forum event featuring several City Council hopefuls. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Well-liked deli owner remembered for wit, sarcasm

For 30 years, Geronimo’s on Philip Avenue in Throggs Neck served as not just a grocery store but as a meeting place for locals. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017

Throggs Neck

Core Realty Family Opens TN Office

A real estate business has opened a brand new office in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Morris Park

MPCA Installs New Board Members

The Morris Park Community Association celebrated the installation of its new board members. Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Joe’s School For The Deaf B-T-S

St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf welcomed its students back to the classroom in a heartwarming display. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

USPS cancels most planned service cuts in Bronx

The U.S. Postal Service, after pressure from elected officials, including Congressman Jose E. Serrano, has canceled most planned service cuts to the Bronx. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 18, 2017

Castle Hill

CB 9 Appreciation Dinner Awards Ceremony

A local community board honored many local workers, residents and organizations at its annual awards gala. Read more…
Morris Park

Monte Earns Breastfeeding Recognition

Montefiore’s Jack D. Weiler Hospital hosted a special celebration. Read more…

Spellman Varsity Wins Season’s 1st Game

Cardinal Spellman High School’s Varisty Football Team won its first game of the season. Read more…

Sydney House fills need for affordable housing

A $30 million affordable housing project, Sydney House, was kicked off with a ceremony at the site, 839 Tilden Street in Williamsbridge, on Thursday, September 7. Read more…

Former rapist found living at family shelter: pols

Local elected leaders are railing against city policy that allowed a sex offender to live in the former Whitestone Capri Hotel at 555 Hutchinson River Parkway, located near the Whitestone Bridge in a family homeless shelter among young children. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

9/11 memorial at Hutch Metro Center hosts unveiling

Northeast Bronx residents and local leaders gathered at a new memorial to the Sept. 11 attacks on Wednesday, September 13 to remember the attacks that claimed thousands of lives 16 years ago. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017


King, Bailey Honor College Bound Scholars

Two elected officials presented 4-year college scholarships to five local scholars. Read more…

Hope Center Residents Visit Rye Playland

Hope Center residents celebrated Labor Day Weekend at Rye Playland! Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Herman’s Hermits At Seton Park

Senator Jeff Klein hosted a classic English beat rock band for this summer’s closing Summertime Symphonies Concert. Read more…

Teen Shot On Morris Avenue

Police are investigating after a teen was shot in Melrose last week. Read more…
Castle Hill

Effort begins to name school after hero officer

A movement is underway to name a new school in Castle Hill after one of New York’s Finest who died in the line of duty. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017

Morris Park

AARP Hosts Council Candidates Forum

A City Council Candidates Forum for those competing in the 13th and 18th Council districts was held at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Benedict’s Church Hosts Blood Drive

A Throggs Neck church hosted a lifesaving charity event. Read more…
Morris Park

St. Mother Teresa’s Helping Hands For Houston

Many residents and local businesses contributed canned goods, clothing, toiletries, pet food and baked goods to help Houston families impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx Y Celebrates Bon Appetit Fundraiser

Four local leaders for a treat at this year’s celebration! Read more…
Bedford Park

Man Shot Outside 2690 Webb Avenue

Police are searching for the gunman responsible for shooting a man over the weekend. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Blue Lights Safety Program launched at 4 parks

A new safety initiative will help make Bronx parks safer. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Condo complex penalized over ‘no pets’ policy

The New York City Commission on Human Rights recently won its case in defense of a resident of Parkchester South Condominiums who was threatened with eviction over owning a service dog. Read more…

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