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Thursday, May 12, 2016

Allerton

After Beth Abe sale, residents kept in dark

In the aftermath of one of the borough’s oldest nursing home facilities being sold, many residents claim that there has not been any communication about the transaction. Read more…
Parkchester

SRHS Honors LaSallian Leaders

Parkchester

SRHS Honors LaSallian Leaders

St. Raymond High School for Boys paid homage to four extraordinary individuals helping to support the Parkchester high school. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Kingsbridge Heights Community Center’s Bowl-A-Thon

Everyone had a ball at this year’s Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Bowl-A-Thon! Read more…
Holy Family Church’s annual card party marked a quarter of a century with a lively celebration for all! Read more…

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Crotona Park East

Crotona Park’s ‘Spring Cleaning’

Bronxites of all ages embraced the Earth Day spirit on Friday, April 22 by volunteering their time to clean and beautify Crotona Park. Read more…
Westchester Square

Reckless wrecker crashes into Bronx Council on the Arts headquarters

The Bronx Council on the Arts is determined to keep moving forward despite a recent setback. Read more…
Morrisania

Community Honors 42nd Pct. Officers

42nd Precinct officers Erica Bukowiecki and Michael Gargallo were honored for their outstanding community work. Read more…

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Ferry Point Park

Closure seems probable for New Beginning Animal Rescue

Local non-profit animal shelter New Beginning Animal Rescue is in danger of closing. Read more…
Westchester Square

BAAD’s Boogie Down Series

The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance bares its artist soul with its annual Boogie Down series. Read more…

Monday, May 9, 2016

Kingsbridge Heights

Automotive group donates baseballs to little league

La Sorsa Automotive Group recently held a contest to benefit a local little league. Read more…
Morris Park

St. Raymond Ravens Help Autistic Children

The St. Raymond Ravens shared their baseball skills with Bronxchester Challenger League’s young athletes. Read more…
Fordham

ILCHS celebrates 10 years of education

The International Leadership Charter High School recently held a gala to celebrate its ten-year anniversary at the New York Botanical Garden. Read more…
Denim clad Bronxites geared up to combat sexual violence in an annual eye opening parade. Read more…

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Williamsbridge

Gun Hill Road Civic Group thrives in Williamsbridge

A community that lacked a civic organization now has one. Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

NY Cares Day Spring Cleans The Bronx

Sixty New York Cares volunteers helped fully restore the 17 public spaces in the Bronx as part of a cross-borough environmental effort. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck grandmother receives questionable ‘defective sidewalk’ violations

An elderly Throggs Neck grandmother has some questionable violations. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Scanlan HS Hosts Career Day

Monsignor Scanlan High School’s annual Career Day helped match sophmore and junior students with various business professionals. Read more…

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Week 2016 kicks off with ceremony at Arthur Avenue Retail Market

Borough President Diaz started Bronx Week 2016 in Belmont. Read more…
Pelham Bay

P.S. 71’s Career Night

Pelham Bay

P.S. 71’s Career Night

P.S. 71 hosted its 4th annual Career Night helping to connect students Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Pelham Parkway north side reconstruction public hearing on Wednesday, May 25

The complicated reconstruction project on Pelham Parkway’s northern side is inching closer to a start. Read more…
Westchester Square

‘Bronx Gothic’ Bows Out

‘Bronx Gothic’ put on quite the show for its final two performances at Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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Williamsbridge

Moody’s Mega Math Workshop

High schools students from all across the five boroughs calculated the importance of mathematics in their daily lives at a unique mathematic-based workshop. Read more…

Friday, May 6, 2016

Grand Concourse

Bronxites Stand With Ecuador

Members of the Ecuadorian community joined Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Assemblyman Marcos Crespo following Ecuador’s Saturday, April 16 deadly earthquake. Read more…
Concourse

Former P.S. 31 site to see housing, charter school

An upcoming development will result in a 24-story, 241-unit affordable housing building as well as a charter school and other amenities at the location of the former P.S. 31 building. Read more…
Fordham

FIERI Scholarship Awards

The FIERI Young Professionals of the Westchester Italian Cultural Center and the FIERI Scholarship Committee celebrated their 32nd Annual Scholarship Award Ceremony at the Bronx Zoo. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Kingsbridge Heights Little League’s Opening Day

Now these little leaguers can really play ball thanks to one generous sponsor’s help. Read more…

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Eagles grounded by Tottenville in tourney final

Monroe couldn’t sustain it offensive attack enough in its tournament final to avoid its first defeat since early March Read more…
Throggs Neck

Schuyler Hill Civic’s Comedy & Steak Night

Schuyler Hill Civic Association hosted a Saturday, April 16 comedy and steak night featuring the hilarious musings of comedians Mike Keegan, Scott Schendlinger and John Consoli. Read more…

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Throggs Neck

Samuel H. Young’s Flea Market

Residents came out in full force to shop at the Samuel H. Young American Legion Post 620’s recent flea market. Read more…
Concourse

Release The Grip Shooting Response Rally

Release the Grip, BronxConnect and Stand Up to Violence united for a Wednesday, April 13 community response rally in response to a recent shooting injury that happened in front of M.S. 22. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Youth Speaks’ 10th Year

Youth Speaks raised its voice for this year’s 10th anniversary conference. Read more…

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Throggs Neck

M.S. 101 & M.S. 244 To Pilot Math Enrichment Club

Throggs Neck-based M.S. 101 and Jerome Park’s M.S. 244 were selected to pilot a math enrichment program meant to aid students in pursuing careers in the math, science and tech fields. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Flowers For Throgs Neck Extended Care

Councilman James Vacca and the New York Botanical Garden donated orchids to Throgs Neck Extended Care seniors last Friday, April 22. Read more…

Monday, May 2, 2016

Pelham Bay

Bartow Pell’s ‘Poetry In The Parlors’

Bartow Pell Mansion Museum and Four Way Books hosted poets Rachel Eliza Griffiths and Victoria Redel as part of their popular ‘Poetry in the Parlors’ series. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throgs Neck Extend Care’s Flea Market

Throgs Neck Extended Care Family and Friends Council held their annual flea market on Sunday, April 17 at their 707 Throgs Neck Expressway facility. Read more…
Williamsbridge

St. Mary School’s 4th Annual Tech Walk-A-Thon

St. Mary School students and faculty ‘powered up’ their school’s technological services with an annual Technology Walk-A-Thon. Read more…

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Pelham Parkway

Pelham Parkway Cleanup

Community and law enforcement leaders joined forces in revitalizing Pelham Parkway’s natural beauty on Saturday, April 16. Read more…
Fordham

Stringer Tours Fordham Road BID

Fordham

Stringer Tours Fordham Road BID

Comptroller Scott Stringer personally met with Fordham Road business owner during a Friday, April 15 tour of the local business improvement district area. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston HS’s Alumnae Liturgy & Reunion

Preston High School celebrated their annual alumnae liturgy and reunion in honoring exemplary leaders their school has produced throughout the years. Read more…

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Over 150 St. Raymond High School for Boys sophomores were treated to a unique history lesson from a legendary World War II serviceman. Read more…
Bedford Park

Health & Wellness Expo at Lehman College

Bedford Park

Health & Wellness Expo at Lehman College

Lehman College served as host for a Health and Wellness Expo helping Bronxites lead how to lead healthier lives. Read more…

Friday, April 29, 2016

Throggs Neck

SJSD’s Spirit Day Parade

Throggs Neck

SJSD’s Spirit Day Parade

Keeping with tradition, St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf showed their appreciation for local elected officials’ efforts by participating in their annual Spirit Day Parade in Throggs Neck. Read more…
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