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Wednesday, May 21, 2014

City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Councilman Jimmy Vacca are issuing a plea to Mayor de Blasio to save a very special Pelham Parkway school. Read more…
Four Bronx students were among sixteen academic leaders from all five boroughs and Long Island receiving $40,000 in educational scholarships from New York’s check cashing industry at its 22nd Annual Conference and Exposition. Read more…

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Throggs Neck merchants are casting a wary eye on the new nearby Throggs Neck Shopping Center, set to open later this summer. Read more…
A patch of Hunts Point land fourth graders discovered as a possible 19th century slave burial ground is getting attention from the state. Read more…

Monday, May 19, 2014

Lillian Barreto needed some convincing to try to earn the opportunity of a lifetime. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fordham bashes St. Louis for second straight Atlantic-10 softball title

A day after its tensest game of the season Fordham University left little room for drama in the conference title game. Read more…

Eastchester Gardens eyes eyes


Eastchester Gardens eyes eyes

Residents at this crime-ridden northeast Bronx housing project say security is seriously lacking. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fieldston, Levis pull out tight victory over Poly Prep

Fieldston knew a second victory over Poly Prep in a span of four days wouldn’t be as easy as it first. The Eagles pounded the Blue Devils by 16 runs last Friday to claim the Ivy League regular season softball title, but it was a game uncharacteristic of usually tight contests the teams usually play. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Realtors charity work praised

The borough’s professsional organization of Realtors has received a big Thank You from a local elected for digging into their pockets – and hearts – for charity. Read more…

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

New 49 Pct. C.O. reaching out

Bronx Times Reporter

New 49 Pct. C.O. reaching out

The 49th Precinct’s new commander is hitting the ground running. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Metro-North riders back on track

Bronx commuters on Metro-North who’ve had to take shuttle buses from the Melrose and Tremont stations are now back on track for their regular commute with the completion of extensive track reconstruction. Read more…

Saturday, May 17, 2014

It’s a crumbling mystery that’s about to vanish. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronxite wins Con Ed honors

Bronx resident Mike Gupta, an engineering supervisor in Con Edison’s Gas Engineering department, has won the company’s highest honor, the Living Our Values award. Read more…

Friday, May 16, 2014

Hunts Point

Pols apart on Hunts Point nudie bar

Hunts Point

Pols apart on Hunts Point nudie bar

A group of pols are putting the squeeze on a Hunts Point strip club that danced its way through a legal loophole to reopen this month as an all-nude “juice bar.” Read more…
Mott Haven

Hostos pilot program offers summer class for parents; camp for their kids

These college students can bring their kids along for summer school. Read more…

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Pelham Bay

Hailed as hero in Pelham Bay pitbull Attack

The family of a Pelham Bay girl mauled by a pit bull is giving thanks to a Good Samaritan who saved her, even as he wound up attacked. Read more…
By Bob Kappstatter Read more…
Schneps Community News Group

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