Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

49th Precinct Community Council’s 27th annual breakfast held

The 49th Precinct Community Council’s annual breakfast paid a rousing tribute to the men and women of the precinct, and a goodbye to a veteran community affairs cop. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Klein Honored By JCCPP

On Sunday, May 17, Senator Jeff Klein was honored by the Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway at the 37th Annual Leadership Breakfast for his outstanding legislative accomplishments. Read more…

Miss USA Visits Monroe College

On Tuesday, May 26, reining Miss USA Nia Sanchez visited Monroe College to share with students an enlightening message of self-defense, self-confidence, and self-empowerment. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

#1456 holds Memorial Day Ceremony

The group commemorated the holiday and honored veterans. Read more…

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Mott Haven

Independent film shot in Mott Haven neighborhood

‘Inside Out/Outside In’ is an independent dance film and live performance art piece filmed in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Van Cortlandt Park’s Memorial Day Concert

On Sunday, May 24, a free Memorial Day concert sponsored by Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz and the Bronx Arts Ensemble was held at Van Cortlandt Park. Read more…
Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park’s Memorial Ceremony

The community commemorated Memorial Day. Read more…

Monday, June 1, 2015

Throggs Neck

Community Board 10, TNHOA host Alternative Energy Forum

Community Board 10 and east Bronx homeowners came together to discuss the use of solar panel energy to power private homes. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The 2015 Class of 25 Bronx Influential Women

The Bronx Times Reporter celebrates the borough’s women of distinction. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Cary Leeds tennis center to open in June

New York Junior Tennis & Learning’s new center will host both sports and academic programming. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Councilman Andy King launches clean-up initiative using social media

Councilman Andy King announced a social media campaign encouraging residents of the 12th Council District to tell him where to direct cleaning resources for community beautification. Read more…
Country Club

First Holy Communion Mass at Villa Maria

On Thursday, May 21, Villa Maria Academy held a First Holy Communion Mass inside of their Visitation Center for their school’s second grade students. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Memorial Day at Peace Plaza

A ceremony was held at the Pelham Parkway Memorial. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Flag ceremony at Memorial Park

Locals honored servicemen and women at the Memorial Day event. Read more…

Sunday, May 31, 2015


Accident prone intersection demands change, parents say

Safety concerns have been raised again for an accident prone intersection in Belmont following a Friday, May 15 incident involving an on-duty crossing guard who was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle at this location. Read more…

Violinist Alexander Markov performs at Celia Cruz

Award-winning violinist Alexander Markov performed for students at Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music last week. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Orchard Beach opens for summer in ceremonial Parks opening

The Parks Department commissioner held a ceremonial opening of Orchard Beach just before the Memorial Day weekend start to beach season Read more…
Morris Park

Lotus Flame Restaurant and Bar grand opening

Lotus Flame Restaurant held a grand opening celebration in Morris Park on Sunday, May 24 Read more…
Van Nest

Memorial Day at Van Nest Park

The East Bronx History Forum held a ceremony. Read more…

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay veteran honored at 2015 Veterans Hall of Fame

On Tuesday, May 19, Senator Jeff Klein honored Analiza Benjamin, Captain in the U.S. Navy Reserve Nurse Corps. and North Bronx Healthcare Network senior associate director for nursing administration at the 2015 Veterans Hall of Fame Celebration in Albany. Read more…
Crotona Park East

TransitScreen introduces transit display, announced partnership

Following the ribbon-cutting ceremony of Creston Avenue Residence, TransitScreen announced a partnership with developers Volunteers of America and the Housing Collaborative and introduced a new transit information display for the residence. Read more…
City Island

Art opening party hosted by Starving Artist Gallery

The Starving Artist Gallery hosted an art opening party for photographer Alfio Gangemi on Saturday, May 23. Read more…

Forum held by Ex-Correctional Officers Association of Jamaica

The Ex-Correctional Officers Association of Jamaica, along with the North Bronx Seventh-Day Adventist Church, hosted a forum about incarceration prevention. Read more…
City Island

City Island Memorial Day Parade

The event was hosted by the Leonard Hawkins American Legion Post. Read more…

Friday, May 29, 2015


Soundview forms drug free coalition

Local residents and community-based organizations have come together to form the group, which will apply for a grant under the federal Drug-Free Communities support program. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Community Board 10 disapproves road-diet for East Tremont Avenue

Community Board 10 scuttled a controversial idea, after intense community opposition, calling for narrowing the roadways on East Tremont Avenue in Waterbury-LaSalle. Read more…
Ferry Point Park

Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point officially opens

Donald Trump and Jack Nicklaus officially opened Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point on Tuesday, May 26, marking the first golf course to open in New York City in over 50 years. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Spring Gala hosted at Glen Island Harbour Club

Providence Rest recently held a Spring Gala at the Glen Island Harbour Club. Read more…
Throggs Neck

SJSD, LSB, and NYISE Honor Benedetto

On Thursday, May 21, Assemblyman Michael Benedetto was honored by students at St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf, Levelle School for the Blind, and New York Institute for Special Education for his dedication and support for their schools. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Trump Links hosts fundraiser

Notable attendees included retired NFL stars Michael Strahan and Boomer Esiason, as well as LACOSTE President Francis Pierrel. Read more…
Van Nest

Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance holds 2015 fundraiser

Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance held its 2015 fundraiser recently. Read more…

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Heartbreak finds Preston again in Archdiocesan final

Preston was leading by a run and four outs away from celebrating their first CHSAA Archdiocesan softball championship before everything changed on one bang-bang play. Read more…

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Three cheers: Fieldston wins third straight NYSAISAA softball crown

The Fieldston softball team knew it still had plenty of talent despite losing six seniors from consecutive championship squads. It just needed to reestablish its personality if it was going to get to the top of again. Read more…

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