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Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015

After several years of trying to get graffiti power washed from their building, some Morris Park residents are finally seeing needed improvements. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Vacca team cleans abondoned property

A poorly maintained property which once served the Pelham Gardens community as a podiatrist office received some much needed grounds keeping this week. Read more…

Festival celebrates High Bridge reopening

The event celebrated the recently reopened pedestrian walkway, NYC’s oldest standing bridge. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

4th Annual Thwaites Place Block Party

The event celebrated local artists. Read more…

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Bartow-Pell camp offers outdoor adventures

Bronx Times Reporter

Bartow-Pell camp offers outdoor adventures

The museum’s summer offering gets kids learning about their environment. Read more…
Throggs Neck

ACS’ breakfast kicks off fundraising season for breast cancer

The American Cancer Society will hold the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Official Kickoff Breakfast at Villa Barone on Wednesday, August 5. Read more…
Mount Eden

Blink Fitness opens fifth location in the Bronx

Blink Fitness recently held a grand opening of its fifth location in the Bronx, 1490 Macombs Road. Read more…

Life Line Screening in Melrose

Life Line Screening offered affordable screenings for people at risk for cardiovascular disease and other chronic serious conditions last Tuesday, July 21 at Greater Victory Baptist Church. Read more…

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015

Throggs Neck

Latin-based Travesias provides food, atmosphere for all cultures

Travesias, a recently opened Latin Fusion cuisine restaurant, gives customers an opportunity to be introduced to foods of different origins in a multi-cultured environment. Read more…
Mount Hope

Practice Makes Perfect ends ‘summer slide’

The summer-school provider aims to reduce the acheivement gap. Read more…
Fordham South

Food Bank for New York Brings healthy eating program to Fordham South

A summer Nutrition Awareness program for young people was brought to Fordham South. Read more…
City Island

Scavello’s on the Island plays host to Sanchez Sisters annual cancer fundraiser

The Sanchez Sisters recently held their Celebration of Life Event at City Island’s Scavello’s on the Island. Read more…

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

A group of world-renowned graffiti artists, many of whom are Bronx natives, painted a mural celebrating the best of the Soundview community recently. Read more…

Westchester Square Physical Therapy opens third location

Established in 2002, Westchester Square Physical Therapy has opened a new office located at 3202 Bainbridge Avenue, Suite D to provide their world-class treatment services. Read more…
The annual Bronx Dominican Parade celebrated Dominican-American heritage along the Grand Concourse from East Tremont Avenue to East 166th Street. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Hostos Holds Transgender Forum

The first ever citywide forum discussing transgender New Yorkers’ needs was held at Hostos Community College last Thursday, July 23 and saw over 100 people in attendance. Read more…

Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Books collected for young hospital patients

The drive, started just over a year ago, has collected more than 10,000 books. Read more…
Throggs Neck

‘Orange is the New Black’ star Berto Colon grew up in Throggs Neck

An actor with ties to Throggs Neck is staring in one of Netflix’s most popular series. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Freedman Home hosts Small Business Expo

Presented by High Society Event Management, the Bronx Expo was held this past Saturday, July 25 at the historical Andrew Freedman Home and allowed small business owners to better connect with their customers and other business professionals. Read more…
New York Yankee great Mike Torrez and Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson joined local advocates to help promote the city’s free summer meals program for children. Read more…

Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

‘Operation Cleanup’ initiative marks first in CB 9 district

Community Board 9 and the Summer Youth Employment Program of Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club recently collaborated for the ‘Operation Cleanup’ initiative, the first cleanup to take place within the CB 9 district. Read more…

Mount Saint Michael alum appointed as school’s president and CEO

Peter Corritori was named by the Mount Saint Michael Academy Board of Trustees as the school’s next president and chief executive officer which took effect on Wednesday, July 1. Read more…
Centenarian Anna Aulette recently celebrated her 104th birthday with her family at the Morris Park Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Pelham Parkway volunteers cleanup up greenway

Bronx Times Reporter

Pelham Parkway volunteers cleanup up greenway

A Pelham Parkway Summer Clean-up hosted by Parks Department, Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, Allerton Avenue Homeowner and Tenants and Johnson Controls took place recently. Read more…
Van Nest

VNNA hosts Van Nest Family Day

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda sponsored the event. Read more…

Friday, July 31, 2015

Throggs Neck

AMVETS Post 38’s ‘Operation Rebuild’

Throggs Neck

AMVETS Post 38’s ‘Operation Rebuild’

The Corporal Walter J. Fufidio AMVETS Post 38 is seeking help from the community and elected officials to help fund repair efforts for their facility which was severely damaged in Hurricane Sandy. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Native American artifacts discovered in Pelham Bay Park

As many as 100 Native American artifacts were recently discovered in Pelham Bay Park during the construction of a waterfront project. Read more…
Can’t get enough of the Bronx TImes, Bronx Times Reporter, and Bronx Weekly? Then grab our latest print editions online today! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Ball4Tris fund raises for cancer-stricken, altruistic St. Raymond alum

Steve Pierre Saint had to do something. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Ravens point guard Washington building off strong finish

Isaiah Washington was tired of other people making excuses for him. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Annual St. Theresa Feast held

The five-day festival in Pelham Bay featured food and fun. Read more…
The Throggs Neck Merchants Association recently held its third annual Golf Outing and Dinner at Pelham Bay & Split Rock Golf Courses. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Legendary streetball coach Cole reinvigorated by Pro City invite

Legendary coach Maxwell “Bingo” Cole was about to step away from the New York City streetball sidelines after last summer. A call from Pro City CEO Ray Diaz changed that. Read more…

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