Thursday, June 2, 2016

Hunts Point

New coffee shop opens in Hunts Point

Birch Coffee recently held a grand opening celebration after opening its first coffee shop in the Bronx at 866B Hunts Point Avenue. Read more…

Joyner & INCLUDEnyc Celebrate P.S. 35 Students

Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner and INCLUDEnyc celebrated the conclusion of a yearlong project at P.S. 35. Read more…
Pelham Bay

St. Theresa Parade Committee Honors Students

Scholarship awards were presented to a few distinguished St. Theresa Elementary School students for helping with the upcoming St. Theresa Feast. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx Chamber’s Business Breakfast Networking Event

Business professionals meet with their peers at the Bronx Chamber of Commerce’s Business Breakfast Networking Event. Read more…

St. Raymond Celebrate May Crowning

St. Raymond Elementary School celebrated the May Crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary in front of St. Ramond Church. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Success Academy Scholars Tour Europe

Success Academy High School for the Liberal Arts scholars took part in a real life history lesson during an eight-day tour of historic European cities. Read more…

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Pelham Bay

Waterbury-LaSalle photographer Walter Pofeldt exhibits Cuban photos at Poe Park

A local photographer has visiting one of the world’s most isolated countries. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Bronx Israel Independence Day Festival

The Hebrew Institute of Riverdale-The Bayit and Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. joined Bronxites in commemorating the 68th Anniversary of Israel’s indenpendence. Read more…

SRHS Seniors Impress Developers

A few St. Raymond High School for Boys graduating seniors impressed real estate professionals with their impressive development concept. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Hibernians Fund Community Groups

The Ancient Order of Hibernians presented checks to several community organizations to help them continue helping our borough’s residents. Read more…

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Throggs Neck

Unionport Bridge reconstruction beginning in 2017

Details continue to emerge about a local bridge’s reconstruction. Read more…

2nd Annual Champs For Autism Fashion Show

The second annual Champs for Autism Mother’s Day Celebration and Fashion Show helped raise everyone’s awareness and spirits. Read more…

Belmont Library Hosts Storytelling Workshop

Young Audiences New York and the Belmont Library helped 30 children explore their creative sides. Read more…
Bedford Park

Bronx Week’s Grand Finale Concert

This year’s Bronx Week celebration sand its swan song at a Sunday, May 15 grand finale concert held at Mosholu Parkway. Read more…

Rosemary Durso Named Woman Of Distinction

Rosemary Durso received a distinctive honor recognizing her public service. Read more…

Monday, May 30, 2016

City Island

Road resurfacing for more than a dozen City Island blocks

A major resurfacing project is coming to City Island. Read more…

Diaz, BFTA Serve Up Tennis Night With Dad

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and the Bronx Fathers Taking Action Committee served up a fun-filled tennis night event at the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis and Learning. Read more…

Pollo Campero Opens In Soundview

Pollo Campero celebrated the grand opening of its newest Bronx eatery at 1590 Westchester Avenue with a Wednesday, May 11 party. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Pizzeria hosts grand opening, ribbon cutting

Bronx Pizzeria recently held its grand opening celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony. Read more…

Mount Students Visit Cuba

Mount St. Michael Academy students recently embarked on a historic journey to Cuba. Read more…

Sunday, May 29, 2016


Beth Abe employees to receive less benefits

After the Beth Abraham Health Services facility was sold from CenterLight Health System to Centers Health Care in April, many employees worry about their future as the result of a new benefits agreement. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Msgr. Scanlan Badges Assoc.’s 1st Meeting

Monsignor Scanlan High School Badges Association recently celebrated its first meeting and barbecue. Read more…

Diaz Hosts ‘Health Day: I Am #Not 62’

To help motivate Bronxites to adopt healthier lifestyles, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. hosted a Friday, May 13 ‘Health Day: I Am #Not 62’ event at Fordham Plaza. Read more…

Councilman King Bikes To Work

Councilman Andy King and his communications director, Stephannia Cleaton took ‘alternate transportation’ to arrive to work. Read more…
Bedford Park

Academy of Mount St. Ursula Celebrates Sr. Giordano’s 60th Jubilee

The Academy of Mount St. Ursula commemorated Sr. Alice Marie Giordano’s 60th Jubilee on Friday, May 13 inside the school auditorium. Sr. Giordano’s ministry has included elementary and secondary education at the Ursuline School, St. Philip Neri School, St. Angela’s and Blessed Sacrament. At AMSU, she served as assistant principal from 1981 to 1986 and taught from 2005 to 2006 before becoming its current service activities coordinator. Read more…

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Spencer Estate

Two deaths result from a murder-suicide

A gated community in Spencer Estate was recently the location of a murder-suicide that resulted in the death of two individuals. Read more…

Issues involving principal still loom at P.S. 89

Issues concerning P.S. 89 The Williamsbridge School and its principal continue to generate concern and frustration among parents and teachers. Read more…

Holy Family Students Fund Autism Awareness

Holy Family School universal pre-k students helped fund autism awareness. Read more…
Westchester Square

Mind-Builders’ ‘Tell The Children’ Annual Dance

The arts are alive and well in the North Bronx as Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center hosted its annual ‘Tell the Children’ dance concert. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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Pelham Parkway

Klein Honors Jewish Leaders

Senator Jeff Klein formally recognized the outstanding contributions of a select few Bronx leaders. Read more…

Monte Nurse Honored

Veronica Butt, RN, received a prestigious honor in recognition of her service to Montefiore patients. Read more…

Parkchester Chorus’ ‘Music of the Night’

The Parkchester Chorus gave a heavenly performance at First Lutheran Church of Throggs Neck. Read more…

Friday, May 27, 2016

Throggs Neck

Sal Randazzo, founder of Marina del Rey caterers passes

Restaurateur Sal Randazzo has died. Read more…
Pelham Bay

P.S. 14 parents, community continue to protest plans to double size of school

Controversy continues to swill around a school expansion plan. Read more…
Morris Park

49th Precinct Community Council Breakfast

The 49th Precinct Community Council toasted several distinguished local leaders and police officers at its 28th annual breakfast gala and awards ceremony. Read more…
Bedford Park

Lehman College Becomes A ‘City of Science’

Lehman College became a ‘City of Science’ featuring various scientific activities and mind-expanding demostrations. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Mullaly Bike Park’s ‘Spring Cleaning’

New York City’s first skate park received some much needed spring cleaning. Read more…
Throggs Neck

NEBSC Honors James McQuade

One of the original founders of Northeast Bronx Senior Center was honored at the senior center’s annual spring dance. Read more…

Sunday, May 22, 2016


Jeffrey Duarte Receives ‘Caring Award’

The Home Care Association of New York State honored 24-year-old Jeffrey Duarte with a prestigious award recognizing his compassion and service to home care cilents and their families. Read more…

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