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Thursday, July 9, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

New home found for Ito’s ‘Tomorrow’

The sculpture, previously on display at Fordham Road and Webster Avenue, was donated to the Andrew Freedman Home. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Healthy Buildings Program to improve living conditions

The Bronx Healthy Buildings Program is a new initiative which will help improve housing conditions and reduce asthma hospitalizations in the northwest and central Bronx. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

NYISE Graduation Ceremony

The New York Institution for Special Education graduated 33 students from three programs at last Wednesday, June 24’s graduation ceremony. Read more…

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay Park’s ‘Picture the Park!’ winners exhibited

The winners from the Friends of Pelham Bay Park and City Island Nautical Museum’s ‘Picture the Park! 2015 Photo Contest’ have been announced and will have their works exhibited inside the City Island Nautical Museum starting Sunday, July 5. Read more…
On Thursday, June 11, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held marking the official re-opening of Montefiore Medical Group Family Health Center at Fordham Plaza. Read more…

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Morris Park

49th Precinct receives new commander

Meet Captain Keith Walton. Read more…
Locust Point

Upcoming fundraiser to be held by New Beginning Animal Rescue

New Beginning Animal Rescue is preparing to hold a pet fundraiser on Sunday, July 12 at the Locust Point Civic Association. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Theodore Korony American Legion Post #253 installs new officers, gives scholarships

The Theodore Korony American Legion Post #253 performed the installation of its 2015-16 slate of officers, Read more…
Throggs Neck

M.S. 101 celebrates grand opening of art gallery

M.S. 101 recently celebrated the grand opening of their new student art gallery. Read more…

Monday, July 6, 2015

Country Club

Country Club Civic Association, volunteers clean up

The Country Club Civic Association recently held their first annual Community Clean Up Day to clean up their neighborhood. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Former Bronx Congressman Biaggi dies at 97

Former Bronx Congressman Mario Biaggi passed away at age 97 last Wednesday, June 24 at his Riverdale home. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Hibernians congratulate Graduates

Pelham Bay

Hibernians congratulate Graduates

On Saturday, June 20, the Ancient Order of Hiberians, Division 3-East Bronx awarded $2,300 in scholarships to 11 students who graduated Catholic elementary school this past June 12 an 13. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Summer reading kick-off at block party

The Pelham Parkway-Van Nest library hosted the family friendly event. Read more…

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

New Community Board 9 District Manager Takes Helm

William Rivera has assumed the role of Community Board 9 district manager. Read more…
A group of citizens from Pelham Bay protested the placement of a social service facility in the former Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center D’urso Pavilion Read more…

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

New City Council Fiscal Year 2016 budget funds cops, libraries

More police officers and six-day-a-week library service are some highlights of the new 2015-2016 city budget. Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Square Business Improvement District annual meeting highlights ongoing improvement efforts

The Westchester Square Business Improvement District held its annual meeting recently, highlighting the progress the Square’s business community says it has been making since the formation of the BID Read more…
Country Club

Bronx-born actress has stories to tell, talents to share

Bronx-born actress Janet Marie Lee, also known as Sonny Lee Marie and ‘The Bronx Babe’, has a story to tell from her personal experiences in the Bronx through her acting career and other talents. Read more…

Arthur Avenue hosts art fair

The Belmont Business Improvement District organized the event. Read more…

C.S. 300’s Green Playground

On Thursday, June 25, a new state-of-the-art playground for C.S. 300 was unveiled by the Trust for Public Land and New York City. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

40th PCT. Read more…

Friday, July 3, 2015

Throggs Neck

Assault on Hollywood Avenue

On Sunday, June 21 at 2:30 a.m., a young woman was assaulted by a man wearing black clothes between Barkley and Hollywood avenues who followed her home from work. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Annual New York Salutes America Orchard Beach Fireworks

On Thursday, June 25, the annual ‘New York Salutes America’ boardwalk festival and fireworks extravaganza was held at Orchard Beach and saw many residents in attendance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Borough’s 25 influential women honored by Bronx Times

Bronx Times Reporter

Borough’s 25 influential women honored by Bronx Times

On Tuesday, June 30, The Bronx Times held a ceremony for the ‘25 Bronx Influential Women’ to honor the year’s most influential women in the borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fireworks spectacular at Orchard Beach

The annual New York Salutes America Orchard Beach Fireworks was hosted by Senator Jeff Klein and Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Throggs Neck Volunteer Ambulance Corps recently hosted a community roundtable discussion to get community input on the organization’s future. Read more…

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Crotona Park East

LeAp students create artwork out of cafeteria tables

Learning Through an Expanded Arts Program participants at two borough middle schools showcased their own artwork about issues confronting youth in two parks on Wednesday, June 10. Read more…

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

BronxWorks first ever Feed Shelter Teach Support 5K Run/Walk was held recently. Read more…

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Kingsbridge Heights

4th Annual Unity in the Community Festival held in Kingsbridge Heights

The 4th Annual Unity in the Community Festival was held on Saturday, June 20. Read more…

Monday, June 29, 2015


Coalition for a Drug Free Community meets


Coalition for a Drug Free Community meets

The community group held their second meeting on June 22. Read more…

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Kids Care Child Safety Awareness Walk

On Friday, June 19, children at C.S. 55 participated in a nearly one and half mile walk from their school to Yankee Stadium to help raise awareness of children safety in the borough. Read more…

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Pelham Bay

OLA Students’ Field Day

Our Lady of the Assumption 5th, 6th and 7th grade students had a field day at Pelham Bay Park this past Tuesday, June 13. Read more…

Friday, June 26, 2015

Van Cortlandt Village

St. Patrick’s Centenarian Celebration

It was a celebration 100 years in the making at last Tuesday, June 16’s event honoring St. Patrick’s Home’s centenarian residents. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Three Girl Scouts awarded Silver Award

Three Girl Scouts of Cadette Troop 6127 recently received the Silver Award at Knights of Columbus for committing themselves to community service and volunteering. Read more…
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