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Survivor I Am Brings Summer Fun To Bufano Park

Survivor I Am brought some muched needed summertime fun to the community at its Well-Awareness Event on Saturday, June 22 at Bufano Park. Read more…
Bronx Neighborhood Housing Services CDC Inc. Housing Fair on Saturday, July 6 at New Testament Temple Church of God. Read more…
Baychester

Sweet Hour Of Prayer Commemorates Year 14

Lilleth and Neville Morgan commemorated the 14th anniversary of their 103.5 FM radio program, ‘Sweet Hour of Prayer’ on Sunday, June 30 at Eastwood Manor Caterers. Read more…
Fordham

Affinity Health Plan Hosts Summer Block Party

Affinity Health Plan hosted ‘Our Summer Block Party’ on Saturday, June 29 at East Fordham Road and Valentine Avenue. Read more…
Soundview

Bronx Center Residents Celebrate Independence Day

Bronx Center residents and staff enjoyed celebrating Independence Day with a 4th of July BBQ Celebration on Tuesday, July 2. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hunts Point Playground gets an over $3 million revamp

Eager students from P.S. 48 joined Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver and other officials and community members to cut the ribbon for the reconstructed Hunts Point Playground on Thursday, June 20. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

More than 100 volunteers from the Save the Earth from A to Z University volunteer program from the World Mission Society Church of God helped spruce up Clason Point Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Salad Dressing Competition

M.S. 244 won the Bronx Salad Dressing Competition! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

CHAM Pediatric Heart Transplant Program Celebrates Decade

Bronx Times Reporter

CHAM Pediatric Heart Transplant Program Celebrates Decade

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore commemorated its tenth anniversary of its pediatric heart transplant program on Thursday, June 27 at the Moses East Garden. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Fernandez Hosts End of Session Legislative Town Hall

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez hosted an ‘End of Session Legislative Town Hall’ on Monday, July 1 Bronx House. Read more…
ShopRite of Bruckner Boulevard commemorated its first anniversary with a birthday party on Saturday, June 29 at 1994 Bruckner Boulevard. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Parks Without Borders groundbreaking in Van Cortlant Park

Bronx Times Reporter

Parks Without Borders groundbreaking in Van Cortlant Park

A Parks Without Borders project in the borough held a groundbreaking inside of the city’s third largest park. Read more…
The Gloster B. Current Scholarship Ministry hosted its ninth annual Fish Fry on Saturday, July 6 at Westchester United Methodist Church. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Tech Icon Rhonda Vetere Addresses MSTA Grads

Crotona Park East

Tech Icon Rhonda Vetere Addresses MSTA Grads

Tech icon and STEM advocate Rhonda Vetere delivered the 2019 commencement address to students, family, and faculty at the eighth grade commencement ceremony for the School of Mathematics, Science And Technology Through Arts. Read more…
Hunts Point Playground has reopened just in time for summer! Read more…
Co-op City

Co-op City Displays Its Patriotic Pride

Co-op City

Co-op City Displays Its Patriotic Pride

Co-op City’s patriotism was on full display at its traditional Independence Day Block Party and Fireworks Show! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
A long-awaited community dog run was dedicated with great joy and enthusiasm. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Joseph Russo, long-time member, selected as CB 10 chair

Community Board 10 has reached out to select a seasoned veteran of its board to serve as chairperson. Read more…
What was once the east Bronx’s unofficial ‘truck stop’ is now morphing into something else: its ‘boat dump.’ Read more…
Local underground musicians had a rocking time at The Underground FLC and The Fox and King, Inc.’s Rock the Bronx Emerging Music Platform. Read more…
City Island

Ocasio-Cortez Hosts Healthcare Town Hall

City Island

Ocasio-Cortez Hosts Healthcare Town Hall

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hosted a Healthcare Town Hall on Saturday, June 29 at P.S. 175. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Participates In NYC Pride March

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. participated in the World Pride NYC 2019 March in Midtown Manhattan on Sunday, June 30. Read more…
Local leaders and students celebrated the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art playground in Longwood. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Korony Post 253 Salutes Scholars, Officers

The Theodore Korony American Legion Post 253 saluted several honorees at its annual installation of post officers and scholarship awards ceremony. Read more…
Van Nest

Firefighters Combat VN House Fire

Firefighters responded to a 2-alarm fire at 757 Van Nest Avenue on Sunday, July 7 at 2:45 p.m. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz votes down Mott Haven jail, DCP met with opposition

After a year and a half of protests, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. has formally told the city ‘no’ to the proposed jail for Mott Haven on Friday, July 5. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Night Market and SummerStage partnership underway

The Bronx Night Market’s partnership with SummerStage is officially underway! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Pre-K Student Selected for Art Show

Bronx Times Reporter

Pre-K Student Selected for Art Show

Artwork created by Kiara Bodden, a pre-K student from Harriet Tubman ECE Center, was selected to be displayed at Christie’s for Young Visions 2019. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Male Breast Cancer Activist Raises Awareness

Male breast cancer survivor turned activist Michael Singer and his wife Patty were busy during Men’s Health Month raising awareness and educating the public about male breast cancer at several events. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Stand Up To Violence’s Peace Walk

Bronx Times Reporter

Stand Up To Violence’s Peace Walk

In recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Month, the fifth annual Stand Up to Violence Peace Walk was held on on Thursday, June 20 at Astor & Wallace avenues. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Rotary Club Hosts President’s Gala

The Rotary Club of the Bronx hosted its annual President’s Gala celebrating the family of the Rotary on Thursday, June 27 at Marina del Rey Caterers. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Sponsors Lien Outreach Session

Councilman Mark Gjonaj sponsored a Lien Outreach Session for constituents in the 13th Council District. Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined families and the eighth grade graduates of the Bronx Studio School for Writers & Artists to announce the allocation of $240,000 to upgrade the school’s technology infrastructure and funding to support cultural programming. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Just Nuts Performs At Yonkers PAL Gala

Just Nuts Orchestra with Dennis Dion Nardone, Tommy Pipes McDonnell, John Serio, Marla, Ray Burkhart, Jame Fracassi and Sal Corrente were honored to perform tonight for The Yonkers Police Athletic League 2019 Gala Dinner Dance at Mulinos Lake Isle. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Edwin Reyes’ new fashion publication showcases the borough

It’s major! Read more…
Norwood

CHAM Patients Enjoy Western BBQ

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore’s young patients enjoyed a Western BBQ and carnival games, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies on Wednesday, June 26. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Current Initiatives’ National Laundry Wash Tour

In honor of its third annual Laundry Project Tour, Current Initiatives washed thousands of loads for Bronxites at Clean and Green Laundromat. Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Square BID Hosts 11th Annual Fair @ The Square

The Westchester Square Business Improvement District and Image Marketing co-hosted its 11th annual Fair @ The Square on Saturday, June 15. Read more…
Allerton

Gjonaj Attends Allerton Library Block Party

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was pleased to kick off the Summer Reading program at the Allerton Library Block party! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston HS Students Named Million $ Scholars

Preston High School is proud of their students, Adriana Bracco, Ashley Davis and Blessing Njoku, who were celebrated for being three out of six ‘Million Dollar Scholars’ by the Archdiocese of New York. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Fiesta San Juan Festival

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Fiesta San Juan Festival

A local councilman honored a local leaders during the 24th annual Fiesta San Juan Festival. Read more…
Mott Haven

$6.6 million renovated historic Saw Mill Playground reopens

A popular Mott Haven playground has reopened just in time for summer! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj addresses quality of life issues

A local councilman is looking to help keep the 13th Council District’s neighborhoods safer, cleaner and better. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

CB 11 Hosts 4th Annual Health Fair

Pelham Parkway

CB 11 Hosts 4th Annual Health Fair

Everyone was in good spirits celebrating Community Board 11 Health and Social Services Committee’s fourth annual Health Fair. Read more…
Co-op City

M.S. 181 Art Club Unveils School Mural

Co-op City

M.S. 181 Art Club Unveils School Mural

Councilman Andy King joined students from M.S. 181’s Art Club who cut the ribbon and unveiled a mural completed this spring as part of a collaborative program with the Lehman College Art Gallery. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj, King At City Hall For Small Biz

Council members Mark Gjonaj and Andy King rally at City Hall for small businesses. Read more…
Allerton

Allerton Ave Homeowners Picnic

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently attended the Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association Inc.’s annual picnic. Read more…
Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez and Senator Jamaal Bailey met with local community leaders and activists in Norwood at the 2019 Royal Bengal Street Fair. Read more…
Morrisania

Salamanca Congratulates P.S. 140 Graduates

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined the fifth grade graduating class of P.S. 140 to celebrate their academic achievements and announced the allocation of $125,000 for technology upgrades. Read more…
“What we do as DJs gets overlooked.” Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

NYCDCC Honors Apprenticeship Grads

Bronx Times Reporter

NYCDCC Honors Apprenticeship Grads

Approximately 205 apprentices graduated from the NYC District Council of Carpenters’ apprenticeship program on Friday, June 21. Read more…
Bedford Park

Friends of Mosholu Parkland’s Garden Festival

The seasonal celebration featured guitar music, face painting, visioning of a new children’s planting garden that P.S. 8 school will be using with their classrooms, arts and crafts and some planting. Read more…
Bronxites commemorated World Pride and the 50th anniversary of Stonewall Pride in NYC at the annual 1 Bronx World Pride Festival on Sunday, June 23 at 2825 Third Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Meets With LAAL NYC Representatives

Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Meets With LAAL NYC Representatives

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez met with LAAL NYC, an organization that empowers and bolsters Bengali women. Read more…
Longwood

Salamanca Congratulates P.S. 66 Graduates

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined the fifth grade graduating class of P.S. 66 to announce the allocation of $125,000 for technology upgrades. Read more…
A detachment of U.S Marine Corps veterans helped out the next generation. Read more…
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