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Friday, April 24, 2015

A grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Bedford Park Manor, a new Stagg Group development and Webster Avenue’s first residential building to open since the area’s rezoning. Read more…

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Hunts Point

Community Board 2 shines light on district’s dimming intersections

As its capital priority for fiscal year 2016, Community Board 2 has asked NYCDOT to aid in installing district-wide LED street lamps. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx HIRE holds first job Certification Fair

The Bronx Help Identify Real Employment program continues to grow and evolve in its first year. Read more…
University Heights

Dolph Schayes to be inducted into Bronx Walk of Fame

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. recently announced that NBA legend Dolph Schayes will be inducted into the Bronx Walk of Fame. Read more…
City Island

City Island LLseason kicks off

Players had a ball at the opening day ceremony. Read more…

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Borough engineer, LP resident Cerasoli passes

Longtime engineer for the several borough presidents, treasurer of the Chippewa Democratic Club and Locust Point resident James Cerasoli died on April 6. He was 76. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj holds health fair

A local assemblyman hosted a health fair recently. Read more…

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

City Island

Artist holds exhibit for Bronx youth

Joseph Moscato and the Focal Point Gallery are currently hosting the Young Bronx Artists Exhibition for Bronx public school students along with Idea Factory NYC Inc.’s sponsorship. Read more…
Senator Ruben Diaz ,Sr. and Assemblymen Michael Blake, Marcos Crespo, and Luis Sepulveda held the fifth annual Abrazo Garifuna in New York. Read more…
Country Club

Providence Rest’s Passover Seder

On Wednesday, April 8, Providence Rest celebrated a Passover Seder with their Jewish residents. Read more…

Monday, April 20, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Borough elected officials join in call for pension parity by firefighters

A union representing firefighters got a boost from local elected officials as it seeks more adequate disability pensions for rookie firefighters who get injured. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2015 All-Bronx Girls Basketball Honors

Cardinal Spellman won the borough’s only post season title, but Bronx teams remained some of the best across the five boroughs. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Late Bronx historian and activist honored in Bronx River Forest tree planting

On Saturday, April 11, members of the community paid tribute to the late Morgan Powell, borough historian and activist, by planting trees in his name at Bronx River Forest. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

State funds $$ for subway-ice rink study

Senator Gustavo Rivera recently announced $1 million was allocated for a capacity and accessibility study. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

C-CAP’s Cooking Competition

Bronx Times Reporter

C-CAP’s Cooking Competition

On Thursday, April 2, Careers through Culinary Arts Program’s Cooking Competition for College Scholarship witnessed 22 high school students representing New York Public Schools from all five boroughs […] Read more…

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Boston PD ask for help reuniting 1988 cold case Bronx victims with their families

The Boston Police Department are hoping Bronxites may help solve a 1988 cold case by identifying two deceased teens and a missing third believed to have been from the Bronx. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hunts Point postal problems continue

Community Board 2 continues to push for better service, sees some improvements. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Joe Binder’s 105th birthday

Joe Binder celebrated the milestone at Providence Rest. Read more…

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Throggs Neck Houses residents team up to clean up development

Residents at the Throggs Neck Houses volunteered for a good cause as the housing development had a spring cleanup day. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Friends of Pelham Bay Park hosts Picture the Park! photo contest

The Friends of Pelham Bay Park’s ‘Picture the Park!’ Photo Contest is well underway and focuses on capturing Pelham Bay Park in all of its natural splendor. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Animal shelter hopes to raise funds to stay put

Throggs Neck

Animal shelter hopes to raise funds to stay put

New Beginning Animal Rescue will host fundraisers in April in hopes to keep their organization afloat. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Builders and locally based non-profit hold Make-A-Wish Foundation Fundraiser

RCM Builders Group, Hearts of Honor held a fundraiser for Make-A-Wish Foundation on Sunday, April 12. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Logo winner selected for Bronx 5k pepper growing challenge

The unveiling of a new logo aimed at borough community gardeners marked the beginning of an ambitious call for locals to grow 5,000 pounds of Serrano peppers. Read more…

Friday, April 17, 2015

Throggs Neck

St. Raymond’s Cemetery missing stones

Headstones and sculptures at St. Raymond’s Cemetery have been tilted, broken, chipped and even removed. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Traffic Plan for Tremont

NYC DOT has forwarded a traffic-calming plan for part of E. Tremont Avenue from Westchester Square to Bruckner Boulevard. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Semprevivo, Fordham Prep power past rival Iona

Peter Semprevivo transferred from Iona Prep to rival Fordham Prep after his freshman year and had to wait his turn to play his former teammates on the big stage. The senior was the Rams third-string goalie last season, won the job this year and showed he certainly deserved it in Fordham’s most important game to date. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Adames set to lead balanced Monroe baseball

Robin Adames took charge from the start of this senior year. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Spellman hoops standout Morgan closing on in college commitment

Niajah Morgan’s took a chance and it is paying off. Read more…

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Castle Hill

43rd Precinct hold breakfast, honors members

Castle Hill

43rd Precinct hold breakfast, honors members

The 43rd Precinct held a Community Council Breakfast to report progress and honor its members. Read more…
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