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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Throggs Neck

‘Paper cut’ trips up win for Throggs Neck Girls Softball Little League

They almost made it to the top - only to be tripped up by a “paper cut.” Read more…
Something old is new again. On the day the U.S. Supreme Court upheld Obamacare, a brand new medical center for cerebral palsy set up shop in West Farms. Read more…

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Get it while it’s hot! Read more…
No more cracks, no more possible broken backs, to paraphrase the old child’s rhyme. Read more…

Monday, July 23, 2012

A once desecrated war memorial grove is back to its former glory. Local vets were joined by city Parks officials and lawmakers for the re-opening of the Van Cortlandt Park Memorial Grove on 246th Street and Broadway. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Klein’s bank cleanup program helps with foreclosed properties

Uncared-for foreclosed properties can be a blight on the community. Read more…

Sunday, July 22, 2012

The 18th and final vigil for an 18-year-old Wakefield youth fatally shot by a police officer in a disputed incident will be held today outside a Wakefield home that has turned into a virtual shrine. Read more…
The city says its decision to keep a controversial - and allegedly dangerous - sidewalk along Pelham Parkway is carved in concrete. Read more…

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Borough-wide

Four new Bronx Neighborhood Slow Zones

Borough-wide

Four new Bronx Neighborhood Slow Zones

Slow Down! Read more…
While one health care provider takes over disgraced former Senator Pedro Espada’s now defunct Soundview Health Center, another clinic has set up shop just blocks away. Read more…

Friday, July 20, 2012

The city has heard Phyllis Cannon’s roar. Read more…
Morris Park

Ponies debuts in Village Cinema

Morris Park

Ponies debuts in Village Cinema

And they’re off! Read more…

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Boro Beat

Assemblyman Jose Rivera could have petition headache

JOSE TROUBLES? Read more…
Borough-wide

Westchester Square crash leaves man dead

Borough-wide

Westchester Square crash leaves man dead

Local officials are awaiting reports from two city agencies after a man crashed his car into a Westchester Square building, killing himself and injuring his passenger. Read more…
A six-alarm blaze ripped through a Concourse apartment complex, injuring 28 firefighters and leaving dozens homeless. Read more…

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Morris Park

Promises broken for MP students slated for far away middle school

So near, yet so far. That’s the complaint a Morris Park community leader is making against the city Department of Education, charging they welched on a promise to funnel local elementary students to a new middle school. Read more…
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