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Thursday, April 7, 2016

Pelham Parkway

Property in Pelham Parkway undergoes changes

Pelham Parkway

Property in Pelham Parkway undergoes changes

The home on the property of 2061 Narragansett Avenue, which was mostly destroyed in a fire last January, looks like it will be demolished, according to the Building Information System. Read more…
Woodlawn

Beloved Philanthropist Martin O’Grady Passes at 85

Last Wednesday, March 23, the Bronx community lost a loving husband, father, and philanthropist. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Easter Bunny Visits Ice House Cafe

Throggs Neck

Easter Bunny Visits Ice House Cafe

The fabled Easter Bunny made boat trip to Throggs Neck’s Ice House Cafe to bring Easter tidings last weekend. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Primavera Italian Language Graduation

Throggs Neck

Primavera Italian Language Graduation

Students were not the ones honored at Primavera Italian Language’s graduation last Saturday, March 19. Read more…

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Van Cortlandt Village

Jogger Attack Causes Local Fear

Police are in a race against time to keep joggers feeeling safe. Read more…
Parkchester

Parkchester South Condo owners sue management

Parkchester South Condominium owners fighting a ‘draconian’ maintenance fee increase will have they day in court. Read more…
Soundview

P.S. 195 Holds Child Abuse Prevention Program Workshop

In honor of April being Child Abuse Prevention Month, the New York Foundling’s Child Abuse Prevention Program held an informative workshop for P.S. 195 students and families. Read more…
The Easter Bunny had children hopping with excitement when he visited the Locust Point Civic Association’s Community Center. Read more…
Assemblyman Michael Blake honored several distinguished community leaders making ‘herstory’ at his annual Women’s History Month Celebration. Read more…

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Reel Bronx International Film Festival now accepting submissions

Hollywood glamour is coming to the borough. Read more…
Highbridge

High Bridge Receives Award for Excellence

Highbridge

High Bridge Receives Award for Excellence

New York Landmarks Conservancy honors local restoration project Read more…
University Heights

Korony’s Belly Bomber Bingo at VA

The Theodore Korony American Legion Post 253 and the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary hosted an evening of fun for James P. Peters VA Medical Center patients. Read more…
Co-op City

King’s Student Voter Registration Day

Harry S. Truman High School seniors registered to vote in upcoming presidential primaries. Read more…
St. Catharine Academy students moderated a panel featuring five trailblazing alumnae. Read more…

Monday, April 4, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

45th Precinct and 49th Precinct to receive more officers in April and June

East Bronx precincts will be getting a needed boost in manpower Read more…
Mott Haven

‘Filtered’ coffee shop set to open in SB

An upcoming south Bronx coffee shop, ‘Filtered’ is set to open on Saturday, April 2. Read more…
Co-op City

Advance Auto Parts Opens In Co-op City

Co-op City

Advance Auto Parts Opens In Co-op City

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto and the Bronx Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of a new Advance Auto Parts in Co-op City. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Kings Harbor’s 1st Annual Nutrition Fair

Kings Harbor Multicare Center celebrated its first-ever Nutrition and Wellness Fair last Wednesday, March 23. Read more…
Concourse

Guns Down, Life Up’s ‘Da Battle of the School Starz’

Guns Down, Life Up held a special talent showcase at Charles R Drew Campus to unite students during these trying times. Read more…

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Westchester Square

Lehman High School Youth Voter Drive

About 300 high school students were encouraged to vote. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Pizzeria a success since it’s opening

Throggs Neck

Bronx Pizzeria a success since it’s opening

Last month, Bronx Pizzeria opened it’s doors to the community, taking over the location of Vito’s Pizzeria. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Temple Hatikva Celebrates Purim

Pelham Parkway

Temple Hatikva Celebrates Purim

Temple Hatikva’s faithful celebrated Purim with a delicious bagel breakfast. Read more…
Pelham Bay

OLA’s Gus Cozzi Day

Our Lady of the Assumption School honored a dearly departed gym teacher with a massive gym class celebration. Read more…
Co-op City

Diaz & Riverbay’s ‘Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics’

Health conscious Co-op City residents underwent some life-saving tests last Wednesday. Read more…

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Veteran & Military Resource Guide now available at community boards

A new guide for veterans offering information about a plethora of different services and resources will soon be available at local community board offices. Read more…
Pelham Bay

OLA in Pelham Bay Opens Food Pantry

Responding to a need, church opens pantry for needy families Read more…
Throggs Neck

Abandoned home still frustrates residents

An abandoned home located at 3011 Schley Avenue continues to plague residents, who have fought this issue for nearly a decade. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Young Eagles ready to spread wings

Youth, speed and pitching aren’t the words usually used to describe most James Monroe baseball teams This isn’t typical squad however. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Goal the same for new look Preston

Preston’s veterans refuse to see last season’s heartbreaking loss in the Archdiocesan title game as the end to their quest for the elusive title. Read more…
Mott Haven

Success Academy Earns Top Scores At NYSSMA

Six Success Academy Bronx 1 Middle School musicians earned top scores at New York State School Music Association’s Solo Festival. Read more…
Allerton

Easter Bunny Visits The Sanz

The Easter Bunny hopped over to Allerton last Saturday to meet with some lucky children and their families. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

43 Precinct Read more…
Bedford Park

Bedford Park Livable Neighborhoods Program

A Bedford Park Livable Neighborhoods Program was held at P.S. 54 last Saturday, March 26. Read more…

Friday, April 1, 2016

Westchester Square

Lehman Campuses Secured With New Chief

The permanent position provides a point person to specifically address safety and discipline concerns within the schools. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Mayor’s zoning plan passes, borough reaction mixed

Two de Blasio backed zoning initiatives have passed. Read more…
Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and the Bronx celebrated a few illustrious Irish Americans recently. Read more…
Bedford Park

St. Philip Neri’s Good Friday Procession

Bedford Park

St. Philip Neri’s Good Friday Procession

In observance of Good Friday, St. Philip Neri Church re-enacted the Passion of Jesus Christ last Friday, March 25. Read more…

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Morris Park

P.S. 83’s Costa Rican Wildlife Fundraiser

P.S. 83 held their first-ever Costa Rican Wildlife Fundraiser last Thursday, March 17. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Gjonaj’s Women of Distinction Breakfast

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj celebrated his annual Women of Distinction Breakfast on Saturday, March 12 at the Pelham Bay Diner. Read more…

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Kingsbridge Heights

Cohen’s Student Voter Registration Day

Councilman Andrew Cohen held a Friday, March 18 Student Voter Registration Day at Riverdale Kingsbridge Academy. Read more…
Woodlawn

Bronx Chamber Irish Heritage Luncheon

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce held its annual Irish Heritage Luncheon on Wednesday, March 9. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Helena’s School Teachers Honored

In the spirit of International Women’s Day this past Tuesday, March 8, St. Helena’s School honored two inspirational teachers. Read more…

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

University Heights

CB7’s Yankees Youth Leadership Awards

Community Board 7 honored their area’s Yankees Youth Leadership Awards recipients at their March general board meeting. Read more…
Tremont

St. Barnabas Named LGBT Healthcare Equality Leader

St. Barnabas Hospital has been recognized as a LGBT Healthcare Equality leader by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston Check Presentation

Throggs Neck

Preston Check Presentation

Preston High School was presented a check for participating in Optimum Community’s seventh annual Charity Champions program. Read more…

Monday, March 28, 2016

Throggs Neck

Diaz Visits Throggs Neck UPS

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. toured the United Parcel Service facility on Brush Avenue last Wednesday. Read more…
Fordham

Klein’s Fundamentals of Garden

Senator Jeff Klein hosted another edition of the Fundamentals of Gardening last Saturday at the New York Botanical Garden. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston Masquerade Card Party

Throggs Neck

Preston Masquerade Card Party

Preston High School celebrated their annual card party last Saturday, March 19. Read more…

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Norwood

Diaz Meets With CERT Volunteers

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. met with leaders of the Community Emergency Response Teams last Wednesday, March 16. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Hostos Hosts Taxpayer Forum

Hostos Community College hosted a Friday, March 18 taxpayer forum to discuss pressing issues. Read more…

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Pelham Bay

Vacca Sponsors ‘Smart Driver’ Course

Councilman James Vacca sponsored a ‘Smart Driver’ defensive driving course recently. Read more…
Grand Concourse

32nd Annual GrowTogether Conference

Hostos Community College hosted the 32nd Annual GrowTogether Conference last Saturday, March 19. Read more…

Friday, March 25, 2016

Castle Hill

Castle Hill Development’s New Public Mural

Castle Hill

Castle Hill Development’s New Public Mural

Councilman Ritchie Torres and New York City Housing Authority residents joined forces in painting a new public art piece at Castle Hill Community Center. Read more…
Miss New York Serena Bucaj visited with youngsters staying at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore on Tuesday, March 15. Read more…
Morris Heights

M.S. 331 Honored At PASS Celebration

Morris Heights

M.S. 331 Honored At PASS Celebration

M.S. 331 Bronx School of Young Leaders was one of three New York City schools honored at Monday, March 14’s Partnership for Advancing Scholastic Success Celebration. Read more…
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