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Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015

Throggs Neck

TNMA, 45th hosts awareness workshop for local vendors

The Throggs Neck Merchants Association, along with the 45th Precinct, Senator Jeff Klein’s office, the State Liquor Authority and the Department of Environmental Protection recently held an Alcohol Awareness Breakfast & Workshop for businesses and vendors in the east Bronx. Read more…
Van Nest

New executive board sworn in by VNNA, Gjonaj

Recently, the Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance, along with assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, recently swore in the VNNA’s new executive board. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Labor Day BBQ hosted by Split Rock

Split Rock Adult Day Care recently hosted a Labor Day barbecue for its members and residents to celebrate the national holiday. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015

Throggs Neck

Boiano Dental brings future practice to the Bronx

Boiano Dental located at 3651 E. Tremont Avenue uses cutting edge CEREC Computer-Aided Designed/Computer-Aided Manufacturing technology to create perfect fitting dental restorations for his patients. Read more…
Throggs Neck

First Lutheran Church of TN hosts ice cream social

The First Lutheran Church of Throggs Neck recently held an Ice Cream Social for local residents, who enjoyed ice cream and other treats offered by the church. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

Wakefield

CB 12 district manager honored in street renaming ceremony

Elected officials, Community Board 12 members as well as family and friends of the late Carmen Rosa gathered together this Saturday, September 12 to rename the intersection of East 229th Street and White Plains Road in her honor. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Boy Scouts Troop 182 help Sisters, Servants of Mary

The Boy Scouts Troop 182’s Jason Lukowich lead a community service project aiding the Sisters, Servants of Mary as part of his Eagle Scout service project. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj, Crespo and Bankers Host Back To School Giveaway

Assembly members Mark Gjonaj and Marcos Crespo joined United Northern Mortgage Bankers in hosting a Tuesday, September 8 back pack giveaway back to school event at 2105 Williamsbridge Road. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

New construction continues to be a contentious issue in Pelham Bay, with new multi-family developments under close scrutiny. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Newton, wrongfully convicted in ‘84, looks for justice

Alan Newton, a former Bronx resident and previous victim of wrongful convictions, is motivated to make the most of his unfortunate history while looking for justice after spending 22 years in prison for crimes he did not commit. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015

Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Medical Center 9/11 memorial grove ceremony

Jacobi Medical Center and the Bronx community remembered the September 11th terrorist attacks on their 14th anniversary at a 9/11-memorial garden on its campus. Read more…
Mott Haven

Optical service center QSpex opens first Bronx location

QSpex, a new optical service center, recently opened its first location in the Bronx at 26 Bruckner Boulevard. Read more…
City Island

City Island Art Show

City Island

City Island Art Show

On Friday, September 11, the Focal Point Gallery located at 321 City Island Avenue hosted an Artist Choice opening reception for the community. Read more…
Highbridge

161st Street BID Commissions A-Rod Mural

The 161st Street Business Improvement District commissioned artist Andre Trenier to paint a mural of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez on 850 River Avenue across from Yankee Stadium this past Saturday, September 12. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015

Pelham Bay

Take Back NYC Plans Small Business Forum on September 30

A forum to discuss ideas to save Bronx small business from what some see as unfair practices by some landlords is planned. Read more…
A locally-based cancer support organization is ramping up activities and seeking new volunteers. Read more…
The Kings Harbor Care Center recently held its annual carnival, where the center’s residents enjoyed festivities that included a live DJ, vendors, games, raffles and prizes. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

43rd PCT. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Shortly before midnight on Friday, September 11, 27-year old Gabriela Aguilar-Vallinos, a waitress at Sammy’s Shrimp Box on City Island, was tragically killed in a hit and run accident on her way home from work. Read more…
Belmont

Pope cookies offered by Artuso Bakery

Come one, come all to get your Pope Francis cookies just in time for His Holiness’ stateside visit! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police cuff Rite Aid armed robbers

According to police, four men have been arrested and charged with robbery for their involvement in a Thursday, August 27 armed robbery at a 24-hour Rite Aid store located at 1710 Crosby Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Revamped Rams top Farrell for first win

Fordham Prep sees itself as starting over from the team that won the CHSAA Intersectional boys’ soccer title and fell in the Catholic state final last year. Read more…
The 49th Precinct recently held the 14th annual Memorial 5K Run/Walk to honor late lieutenant Thomas Clesse, his family and the families of 9/11 victims. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Late touchdown does in Rams in loss to CK

Fordham Prep took its season opener against Christ the King as a measuring stick of how it will fare in the CHSFL’s Class AA division. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Reloading Riverdale adapting to new roles

Defending Ivy League champion Riverdale knows there will be growing pains as it reloads after graduating a senior class that reached consecutive state title games. Read more…
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