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Friday, Nov. 24, 2017

Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park Hosts Annual Ragamuffin Parade

An annual neighborhood tradition welcomed the upcoming holiday season. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNCAP Hosts Opioid Town Hall

Throggs Neck

TNCAP Hosts Opioid Town Hall

An important town hall meeting was held addressing opioid abuse and addiction. Read more…
Allerton

Talitha Cumi’s Human Trafficking March

Talitha Cumi Urban Etiquette Leadership Academy hosted a human trafficking awareness march in Allerton. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Metro Urgicare Opens On Concourse

Grand Concourse

Metro Urgicare Opens On Concourse

Metro Urgicare celebrated the grand opening of its newest center at 2202 Grand Concourse. Read more…
Belmont

Homeless Man Stabs Security Guards

Police shot and killed a knife wielding homeless man who attacked two security guards. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman Wins CHSFL A Championship

Cardinal Spellman High School’s Pilots took home gold at this year’s championship game! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Student shift plan reviewed/SD 8 proposes massive zoning changes

Proposed plans for zoning changes in school district 8 were discussed at a town hall meeting Monday, November 20, at the Bronx Delta School, 650 Hollywood Avenue. Read more…
The commissioner of the NYC Department of Social Services responded to reports in the Bronx Times Reporter over a homeless shelter opening at 233 Landing Road in University Heights. Read more…

Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017

Throggs Neck

Little Sisters hold Christmas Bazaar

Throggs Neck

Little Sisters hold Christmas Bazaar

Little Sisters of the Poor, 2999 Schurz avenue, invited the community to their Annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, November 11. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Veterans honor Nov. 11 at Winged Memorial

Pelham Bay

Veterans honor Nov. 11 at Winged Memorial

The Theodore Korony American Legion Post 253 continued their Veterans Day weekend festivities with a special ceremony at the Winged Victory Memorial. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017

Throggs Neck

Klein honors Esperia’s 2017 Top Person

Senator Jeff Klein presented a proclamation to Iliana Guibert at the Esperia Benevolent Society’s 111th Anniversary Dinner Dance at Villa Barone Caterers where she was honored as their 2017 Person of the Year for her dedication to New York City’s most underserved high school students and to chronically and terminally ill children. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Cardinal Spellman defeats Kennedy HS

Williamsbridge

Cardinal Spellman defeats Kennedy HS

Cardinal Spellman High School won its playoff game, 16-14, over Kennedy Catholic High School, putting Spelling against Xaverian for the championship game. Read more…
Woodstock

Casita Maria Hosts EmpowHERment! Summit

Woodstock

Casita Maria Hosts EmpowHERment! Summit

Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education presented the EmpowHERment! SmART Leaders Teen Summit featuring young women of color are leaders, activists and artists. Read more…
Morrisania

Momentos of our fallen soldiers

Author Inbal Abergil held a signing for her book ‘N.O.K.: Next of Kin’ at the Bronx Documentary Center. Read more…
Rebuilding Together NYC took out an aluminum sun porch and replaced it with a brand new room in this military veteran’s family home. Read more…
The Van Nest Memorial area honoring veterans will be getting renovation next year. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

JASA holds volunteer recognition party

Over 400 volunteers were celebrated for their extraordinary work at JASA’s annual Volunteer Recognition Party, a rousing catered event complete with entertainment, dancing and community. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Post Celebrates Marine Corps Birthday

Pelham Bay

Post Celebrates Marine Corps Birthday

A group of U.S. Marine Corps. veterans gathered at the Samuel Young American Legion Post #620 to celebrate the 242nd anniversary of the corps on Friday, November 10. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center honors war veterans

Triboro Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing held an event to celebrate the military veterans at their facility Read more…
West Farms

Bronx Zoo kicks off holiday toy and hurricane relief drive

The Bronx Zoo and the Borough President’s office kicked off their annual holiday toy drive for military veteran families on Thursday, November 9. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Bus countdown clocks in the Bronx unveiled slowly but surely

After the first $40,000 Councilman Andrew Cohen allocated in FY15, the first two bus countdown clocks have been installed Read more…

Monday, Nov. 20, 2017

The merchants at the Hunts Point Produce Market held its annual “Hunts Point Gives Back” to Hunts Point, a community event, Saturday, November 11, at the Julio Carballo Little League Basketball court, 1230 Lafayette Avenue. Read more…
City Island

McGee awarded Quilts of Valor award

The Leonard H. Hawkins American Legion Auxiliary Unit 156 awarded the ‘Quilts of Valor’ to William McGee on Sunday, November 5 at its Veterans Pancake Breakfast. Read more…
The new Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure is now open after dark for an exciting night climbing experience. Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure is an aerial climbing experience featuring seven ropes courses of varying skill levels, and a zipline that runs more than 400 feet across the Bronx River and back, 50 feet above the water. Read more…
Morris Park

P.S. 108 continues annual salute to local veterans

For the ninth year, a school in Morris Park has celebrated veterans in a big way. Read more…
Morrisania

God’s Love We Deliver makes a veteran’s life fulfilled

Thanksgiving meals are about more than the family gathering and heaping dishes of food for God’s Love We Deliver. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017

Williamsbridge

Little Theater Are Spellman Finalists

Williamsbridge

Little Theater Are Spellman Finalists

The Little Theater at Cardinal Spellman was packed with standing only room left for the late comers. The finalists brought their best monologues. According to Mr. O’Keefe, CSHS’s president and principal, this was the best one he has seen in his seven years at Spellman. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Vets Remembrance at Peace Memorial Plaza

Pelham Parkway

Vets Remembrance at Peace Memorial Plaza

Morris Park Community Association, Knights of Columbus, Mary Queen of Peace Council, Morris Park Kiwanis and the American Legion held a Veterans Day of Remembrance at the Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza at Pelham Parkway North and Williamsbridge Road at 11 a.m., on November 11. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Villa Maria Academy annual card party

Throggs Neck

Villa Maria Academy annual card party

Guild members Johnna Messina and Karin O’Connor are surrounded by raffle prizes during Villa Maria Academy Mothers’ Guild’s 65th annual card party. The guild presented its 65th annual card party/dinner Bridge on Thursday, November 9, at 7 p.m. at Marina de Rey Caterers. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

KFC test-markets its new hot-honey chicken locally

The Bronx Times Reporter dispatched a reporter to a local Kentucky Fried Chicken to try its newest offering being test-marketed in the Bronx for a limited time. The site of choice was 1959 Bruckner Boulevard on Thursday, November 9, for a lunch/work break. Ordered the tenders, with iced tea. Not too hot, not too sweet. Just as Goldilocks sampled the Three Bears’ porridge, the taste of this dish was just right. Read more…
A Morris Park man has found a unique way to remember youth, reach out to the world and celebrate his favorite decade. Read more…

Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017

Allerton

Veterans ceremony held at Beth Abraham

Veterans received a medal and certificate from Sgt. Michael Illage during a veterans ceremony at Beth Abraham Hospital & Medical Center, 2401 White Plains Road, on Veterans Day Saturday, November 11. Read more…
Fordham

Native American Festival held

The Office of Multicultural Affairs held its first Native American Festival at the Rose Hill campus on Saturday, November 11, from noon to 4 p.m. in the McGinley Center. The event included Native drummers, a hoop dancer, and vendors selling indigenous memorabilia. Read more…
Soundview

Bronx Center nursing home celebrates veterans

Bronx Center, a skilled nursing facility in Soundview, held a celebration of veterans in their facility in honor of Veterans Day recently. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Grades 5 through 8 will be served at a planned charter middle school campus to be located at 316 E. 165th Street, with expectations to open for the 2018 school year. Read more…

Friday, Nov. 17, 2017

Senator Jeff Klein hosted his 10th annual Veterans Day Breakfast before Throggs Neck’s 33rd annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade on Sunday, November 12. Read more…
Residents saluted our nation’s former service members in honor of Veterans Day. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fourth annual Peruvian procession held in the Bronx

La Hermandad De Cargadores y Sahumadoras Del Señor De Los Milagros Del Condado Del Bronx held its fourth annual procession in the Bronx on Sunday, November 12. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Man fatally struck by garbage truck

Bronx Times Reporter

Man fatally struck by garbage truck

A man died after being struck by a garbage truck in the Bronx on Tuesday, November 7, officials say. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town

Come read the latest news from your neighbors. Read more…
University Heights

Coop grapples with shelter/Fordham Hill residents ready to fight DHS

In the fiery aftermath of a town hall meeting on October 25 which did not satisfy the board members of the Fordham Hill Owners Corporation, the board is now seeking the help of Councilman Fernando Cabrera to intervene with the NYC Department of Homeless Services. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Arcdiocese letter infuriates StFdeC parishioners

A group of parishioners who fought to bring their issues with a former pastor to light are clashing with the archdiocese. Read more…
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