Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015

Pelham Bay

Bronx GOP holds Winter Wonderland

The Bronx GOP held its Winter Wonderland at its headquarters at 3029 Middletown Road on Sunday, December 13. Read more…

Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

49th Precinct, local schools and community collect thousands of pounds of food

The 49th Precinct, working with the community, collected thousands of pounds of food for needy families in time for the Christmas holiday. Read more…

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Takes Place on Arthur Avenue

City Council member Ritchie Torres keeps the Arthur Avenue christmas tree lighting ceremony alive despite some complications. Read more…
Morris Park

Cub Scout Pack 162 helps collect food for the needy

Cub Scout Pack 162 collected canned goods for several hours outside Big Deal Supermarket on 1018 Morris Park Avenue on Saturday, December 12. Read more…

Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015


NYCEDC plans Soundview to East Side to Wall Street ferry

The city is planning to bring East River ferry service to Soundview residents with a route that would travel from Soundview to the Upper East Side and then onto to lower Manhattan’s Pier 11 near the foot of Wall Street. Read more…
Edgewater Park

New owners of Sweeney’s signify end of an era

Sweeney’s Deli, a neighborhood grocery store located at 3136 Miles Avenue, is beginning a new era after the store’s previous owners sold the location after running the business for 38 years. Read more…

Monday, Dec. 28, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronxite wins citywide coquito contest at Brooklyn Borough Hall

The taste of this victory was sweet — and boozy! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Holiday Show hosted at St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf

St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf recently held their annual Holiday Show, where students and teachers participated in holiday-related performances, spreading holiday cheer and spirit for all. Read more…

Assemblyman Jeffery Dinowitz and PS 24 Set New Record for Annual Can: Collecting Drive

Over 1,000 cans were collected for Assemblyman Jeffery Dinowitz’s annual canned food drive by elementary students of PS24. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Athletic League holds Holiday party with Bronx children

Youngsters from the Police Athletic League Centers throughout in the Bronx joined those from around the city at PAL’s annual holiday party on Saturday, December 12. Read more…

Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015

Hunts Point

Program results in 500 new trucks in Hunts Point

A new program, the Hunts Point Clean Trucks Program, has helped improve air quality in the south Bronx after 500 environmentally friendly trucks replaced previously heavy-polluting diesel trucks. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Local Artist Captures City Life

Local artist Micheal Mendel creates art out of everyday scenes Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Providence Rest Nursing Home Holds Hispanic Night for Residents

Providence Rest nursing home held a festive “Hispanic Night”, featuring a live salsa band for residents and their families to enjoy. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Borough President Diaz and AT&T hosts Grand Slam Little League players cup

Borough President Ruben Daiz Jr. and Marissa Shorenstein, AT&T president, co-hosted celebration for the Little League teams who participated in this year’s Borough President’s Cup. Read more…

Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015

Pelham Bay

Electric sign in Pelham Bay Park warns of deer crossings

Motorists in Pelham Bay Park are seeing a new warning about a growing deer population there. Read more…

Ancient Torah Recovered From Nazi Occupied Europe Restored

An ancient Torah recovered after World War II has found a new home at Calvary Hospital in Eastchester. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Assisted Living Residence, Bronxwood, Puts on Festive Holiday Concert

Barbara Harris, founder and Lead singer of the girl group “The Toys” , sings her way into the hearts of residents at Bronxwood Assisted Living Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

41st PCT. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BJ’s donates dishes, food to POTS

BJ’s Wholesale Club in the Bronx recently presented Part of the Solution, a Fordham food pantry, with over $1,000 shelf-stable side dishes. Read more…

Friday, Dec. 25, 2015

City Island

Old City Island Bridge closes, temporary crossing opens

City Islanders said a farewell to the island’s 114-year old bridge with a final walk and ride across it. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2015 All-Bronx Girls’ Soccer Honors

It was nearly a pitch perfect girls’ soccer season in the Bronx as the borough’s teams were amongst the best in their leagues. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Crowded field prepares for council run

The race for Maria del Carmen Arroyo’s newly vacant seat i, District 17 of NYC Council is getting hot. Read more…
Morris Park

Holiday Party hosted by MPCA

The Morris Park Community Association recently hosted a Holiday Party at the Morris Park Community Association facility, which was attended by Senator Jeff Klein, Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and Councilman Richie Torres, among others. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Christmas Tree Lighting hosted by MPCA

The Morris Park Community Association recently hosted the Morris Park Christmas Tree Lighting in Loreto Park, which included live musical performances, warm refreshments and, of course, a special appearance by Santa Claus. Read more…

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Alberga’s double-double powers Truman past Midwood

Truman’s most high profile players are guards Aniesha Lyons and Dyona Davis, but the one who could decide just how good the Mustangs will be could be forward Brianna Alberga. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sophomore jump: Watson’s jumper sends Ravens past Iona Prep

St. Raymond’s sophomores played beyond their years, allowing their team to win a game it wouldn’t have a season ago, Read more…

Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015


Bronx Park East hosts Thanksgiving Holiday Dinner

Last month, a Thanksgiving Holiday Dinner was held in Bronx Park East, where attendees celebrated the annual holiday with traditional Thanksgiving foods. Read more…

Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015

Morris Park

Nurses and Workers of Morningside Nursing Home Protest Unfair Treatment

Nurses and other workers at Morningside Nursing Home held an informational picket to inform the public about what they feel is unjust treatment. Read more…

Monday, Dec. 21, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

LISTEN TODAY:Director Michael Moore on Brooklyn Paper Radio

Fans of the documentarian won’t want to miss the controversial director’s lively conversation on Community News Group’s Brooklyn Paper Radio at 4:30 pm. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Elected officials, P.S. 105 kids light Pelham Parkway North Christmas tree

Senator Jeff Klein and Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, joined by community leaders and children from P.S. 105, lit a Christmas tree at White Plains Road and Pelham Parkway North on Thursday, December 10. Read more…

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