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Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Yankees, CBs choosing nominees for youth awards

The New York Yankees, in collaboration with the Bronx’s 12 community boards, are currently taking applications for nominees of the annual New York Yankees Community Council Youth Leadership Awards, which will honor five youth community leaders from each community board area. Read more…
Morris Park

MP Really Group opens second location

Morris Park Realty Group recently held a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for their second office, located at 1965 Williamsbridge Road, which will serve Morris Park and Pelham Parkway clients. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Stop & Shop sets up shop amid Pathmark closures

Bronx Times Reporter

Stop & Shop sets up shop amid Pathmark closures

Stop & Shop is filling what could have been potential vacancies caused by the demise of one of America’s supermarket chains. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

East Bronx Traffic Coalition focuses on improvements to I-95

A consortium of civic groups is calling on city and state traffic authorities to redesign a stretch of Interstate 95. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx Park East’s Carnival In The Community

The Bronx Park East community held its annual Carnival in the Community on Saturday, October 24 which featured tons of fun games, carnival rides and delicious food for everyone to partake in during the festivities. Read more…
Mott Haven

2015 Hometown Huddle at P.S. 30

New York Jets players and United Way of New York City teamed up for Tuesday, October 20’s Hometown Huddle at P.S. 30. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015

Grand Concourse

Bronx Neighbors: Tiffany Warren

A local woman from Claremont is making the borough proud as an advertising executive promoting diversity in her industry. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Legendary Tuskegee Airman promoted to grand marshal

Legendary Tuskegee Airman, Lieutenant Colonel Floyd Carter, will serve as grand marshal in Sunday, November 8’s Bronx Veterans Day Parade in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Pasta Dinner fundraiser held by AMVETS Post 38

AMVETS Post 38, located at 1440 Shore Drive, recently held an annual Pasta Dinner fundraiser. Read more…

Monday, Nov. 2, 2015


St. James Park receives new sythetic turf field

On Friday, October 23, Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rodriguez-Rosa, Councilman Fernando Cabrera, local residents, community members and P.S. 246 celebrated the grand opening of St. James Park’s new sythetic turf field with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Forum on rezoning plan encourages community participation

Community Action for Safe Apartments recently held a visioning session to discuss the community’s involvement in the Jerome Avenue rezoning plans at the Latino Pastoral Action Center. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Annual Animal Blessing held at St. Benedict Church

St. Benedict Church recently held their annual Animal Blessing on their front steps, where Father Stephen Norton, the church’s pastor, and Father Louis Anderson blessed all pets and animals in attendance. Read more…

P.S. 94 Spelling Bee

P.S. 94 held its annual speeling bee on Wednesday, October 24 which saw Nadia Shari declared as first place winner and Brian Puma named the second place victor in the competition. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Highway bridge work in Castle Hill and Throggs Neck to be complete by year’s end

The long awaiting completion of reconstruction projects on three east Bronx overpasses seems to be reaching its conclusion. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

New Bronx DA to be appointed in upcoming election

On Tuesday, November 3, Democratic candidate Darcel Clark and Republican candidate Robert Siano will go head to head in an election that will result in the appointing of the next district attorney of the Bronx. Read more…

Shut It Down Against Gun Violence

Inner City Gun Violence Prevention and members of Police Service Area #7 held a ‘Shut It Down Against Gun Violence’ event on the evening of Saturday, October 17 at the Melrose Houses to help support gun violence awareness throughout the community. Read more…

Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015

Pelham Parkway

Police cuff two in Pel Pkwy murder

According to police, two men were arrested last Saturday, October 24 and charged in connection to the Thursday, October 22 afternoon shooting death of 20-year old Kimberly Velasquez outside of Pelham Parkway Houses. Read more…
Castle Hill

Klein & ACC Launch Bronx Mobile Adoption Center

On Sunday, October 18, Senator Jeff Klein and Risa Weinstock, Animal Care Centers of NYC executive director, announced $250,000 in state funding had been secured for a new mobile pet adoption center in the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

40th PCT. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

SBH holds medication reviews at RAIN Senior Center

Members of St. Barnabas Hospital’s pharmacy department recently gave a brown bag medication review to seniors at the Regional Aid For Interim Needs Tolentine Senior Center as a part of National Hospital & Health System Pharmacy Week. Read more…

Friday, Oct. 30, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Mayor affordable housing plan get controversial reception

The mayor’s zoning mandate to create affordable and senior housing has virtually no support in some corners of the borough, and is being shut down at some town hall meetings. Read more…
P.S. 483 The Matilda Avenue School, located at 4520 Matilda Avenue, recently held a school naming and ribbon cutting ceremony for campus building 314, naming the building the ‘Police Officer Robert V. Oswain Educational Campus’ in honor of fallen 47th Precinct police officer Robert Oswain. Read more…
Elected officials, community leaders, family and friends gathered on the corner of Bartow Avenue and Asch Loop to con-name this intersection ‘Alexander Milton Way’ in honor of the late youth leader. Read more…
The 3rd Annual Pelham Parkway Halloween Parade and Party was held on Saturday, October 24 for boys and girls of every age to have a scary good time with their families. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

‘Boo at the Zoo’ hosted at the Bronx Zoo

For the month of October, the Bronx Zoo has hosted ‘Boo at the Zoo: Mystery and Mischief’ in preparation for Halloween. The exhibition included Halloween-themed activities and festivities for those who visited. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

21st annual ‘Tour De Bronx’ launched by Diaz

Bronx Times Reporter

21st annual ‘Tour De Bronx’ launched by Diaz

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr., along with the Bronx Tourism Council, Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation, Montefiore Medical Center, St. Barnabas Hospital and Bronx Lebanon Medical Center, recently hosted the 21st annual ‘Tour De Bronx’, the state’s largest free bicycling event which attracted more than 7,000 cyclists. Read more…

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Hello Mr. Anderson: First-year starting quarterback has Rams rolling

Kevin Anderson fumbled on his first play from scrimmage in his first real action in a football game in four years. With all he went through to get back on the field he wasn’t going to let that begin to define his tenure as Fordham University quarterback. Read more…

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015

Throggs Neck

Alumni recognized at Monsignor Scanlan reunion

Monsignor Scanlan High School recently held a reunion for its alumni from the graduating classes of 1955, 1960 and 1965. Read more…

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

Throggs Neck

45th Precinct Crime Prevention Free VIN Etching Program

The 45th Precinct’s Crime Prevention held a free VIN etching program event on Saturday, October 17 at the Throggs Neck Shopping Center. Read more…

Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Last second Becker goal sends Lions past Poly Prep

Olivia Becker didn’t panic amongst the chaos in the box with the game’s final seconds ticking away. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Children’s Sports and Fitness Expo

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Children’s Sports and Fitness Expo

A great time was had by all who attended Saturday, October 10’s Bronx Children’s Sports and Fitness Expo held at the United Federation of Teachers headquarters at 2500 Halsey Street. Read more…
Schneps Community News Group

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