Thursday, June 16, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Two Bronx parks are winners in this year’s Parks Without Borders competition

Two borough parks are winners in this year’s Parks Without Borders competition. Read more…

P.S. 54 Unveils New Mural

A thought-provoking mural addressing anti-violence was unveiled at P.S. 54. Read more…
Morris Park

P.S. 108’s ‘Galactic Dance-A-Thon’

P.S. 108 students put on an out-of-this-world performance at their school! Read more…

Wednesday, June 15, 2016


Serviam Heights: Phase III of Serviam senior housing

Fordham Bedford Housing Corporation, along with other organizations, recently announced the closing of a deal for senior affordable housing development ‘Serviam Heights’ which totals a cost of nearly $100 million. Read more…
Mott Haven

Heineken USA’s Day of Giving

Heinken USA, GrowNYC and Bronxites helped brew a better future for a local community garden! Read more…
Country Club

Villa Students Earn Win In Math Olympics

Seventh grade Math Olympians at Villa Maria Academy earned a victory in the 27th Annual Iona Prep Math Olympics. Read more…
Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park Memorial Day Parade

The Edgewater Park community paid their respects to all U.S. service members’ bravery and sacrifice. Read more…

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Anthony Salimbene is new Bronx County American Legion commander

There is a new Bronx American Legion commander. Read more…
Country Club

Building Up Toward Eagle Scout

A local boy scout took the lead in a service project helping the Sisters, Servants of Mary. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Kings Harbor Resident Celebrates 105th Birthday

Kings Harbor Multicare Center threw a birthday party for a resident celebrating a remarkable milestone. Read more…
City Island

City Island Memorial Day Parade

City Island remembered our nation’s fallen warriors during its annual Memorial Day Parade. Read more…

Monday, June 13, 2016


Rent hikes discussed at town hall

The Bronx Park East Community Association, among other organizations, hosted a tenant town hall in response to a wave of rent hikes and increases for residents. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

4th Annual Bronx Day In Albany

Bronxites journeyed all the way to Albany for an annual event celebrating the Boogie Down’s culture, commerce and future. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Community Rallies Against Gun Violence

Local elected officials and community leaders joined Stand Up to Violence in rallying against gun violence following the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old Bronx man in the Pelham Parkway Houses. Read more…
Silver Beach

Silver Beach Memorial Day Ceremony

Senator Jeff Klein, Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and local veterans paid tribute to our nation’s brave service members at this year’s Silver Beach Memorial Day Ceremony. Read more…
Bedford Park

CB7 Host 2nd Annual Bus Tour

Community Board 7 members and residents embarked on an exciting bus tour highlighting current and upcoming projects happening throughout the district. Read more…
Mott Haven

Bronx Council on the Arts’ BRIO Awards

Twenty-five Bronx artists received a generous grant from the Bronx Council on the Arts to help fund their creativity. Read more…

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Grand Concourse

Tenants unite against ‘NYC’s Worst Landlord’

Tenants united in their frustration are demanding changes from ‘NYC’s worst landlord’. Read more…
Mott Haven

3rd Annual Toyota Family Learning Graduation

The East Side House Settlement honored graduates at its 3rd Annual Toyota Family Learning Ceremony for their service in improving the Mott Haven neighborhood. Read more…
Morris Park

Tea Time With Gjonaj

Several local seniors had the ‘tea time’ of their lives at Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj’s Senior Tea Party. Read more…
Co-op City

Co-op City Salutes Our Nation’s Fallen Heroes

Co-op City residents, veterans, community leaders and local elected officials honored those brave men and women who gave all to defend our country. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Boogie On The Boulevard

Bronxites enjoyed some much needed summer fun at the wildly popular ‘Boogie on the Boulevard’ celebration. Read more…

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj holds third annual teacher’s appreciation breakfast

Local school teachers were recognized for going above and beyond. Read more…
Mott Haven

47-unit development planned at 138th St.

The Joinery, a 47-unit residential development is planned for construction at 221 E. 138th Street. Read more…

Bronx Volunteers Honored

The Bronx Volunteer Coalition sang the praises of a few unsung community leaders. Read more…

P.S. 89’s Spring Musical

P.S. 89 students gave a crowd-pleasing performance at their school’s annual spring musical. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Friday, May 27, 4:17 p.m. -- Cops are looking for a man wanted in connection with a burglary at a deli located at 480 Concord Avenue. About $1,400 was removed from the location after a suspect cut the locks on the front door of the establishment and fled with the cash register. Read more…
Throggs Neck

A Reunion Forged By Determination

One woman’s determination made a long awaited reunion possible for one St. Helena High School alum. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNMA’s Throggs Neck Street Fair

The Throggs Neck Merchants Association brought summer fun to East Tremont Avenue with its annual street fair celebration. Read more…

Friday, June 10, 2016

Pelham Parkway

PSAC II opens amid continuing concerns about increased traffic

Community concerns about PSAC II-related traffic linger. Read more…
Westchester Square

8th Annual Fair At The Square set for Saturday, June 18

On Saturday, June 18, the Westchester Square Business Improvement District will host the eight annual Fair At The Square. Read more…

Yankee Pitches In For Charity

New York Yankee relief pitcher Andrew Miller was recognized as the New York Yankees’ Pitcher of the Month. Read more…

Ms. Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade Women’s Pageant

The Ms. Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade Women’s Pageant crowned three lucky local women. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

A Day To Remember At Peace Memorial Plaza

Residents, community leaders and local elected officials saluted our nation’s fallen heroes in a Memorial Day ceremony held at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza. Read more…

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Castle Hill

National Wildlife Federation Honors P.S. 69

P.S. 69 was honored by the National Wildlife Federation for their leadership, education and action on environmental issues. Read more…
Westchester Square

East Bronx History Forum Honor Film Director

The East Bronx History Forum honored a Bronx director with an award and a premiere screening of his film at the Huntington Free Library. Read more…

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Throggs Neck

P.S. 304’s Liberty Lawn

P.S. 304 hosted a multicultural event honoring our nation’s fallen heroes. Read more…

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

King Joins In Story Time Fun

Councilman Andy King and children’s librarians joined nearly 100 toddlers in a fun story time event calling attention to budget needs for public libraries. Read more…

Monday, June 6, 2016


Montefiore Announces Shuttle Service

Montefiore Health System will roll out a new courtesy shuttle service for its patients. Read more…

U.S.S. Farragut Salute Fallen Heroes

The crew of the U.S.S. Farragut saluted our nation’s fallen heroes at the annual Memorial Day Flagging of the Graves at Woodlawn Cemetery. Read more…

Sunday, June 5, 2016


Leake & Watts Honor Bronxites

Leake and Watts Services, Inc. honored two of its employees from the Bronx. Read more…

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Kingsbridge Heights

Klein’s 2nd Annual Jewish Heritage Celebration

Senator Jeff Klein honored a few outstanding Jewish American community leaders’ contributions to American society and culture. Read more…

Friday, June 3, 2016


Project Youth Success Academy Check Presentation

FreshDirect presented a check to help Project Youth Success Academy continue its mission in inspiring children to reach their greatest potential. Read more…

Amazing Bronx River Flotilla Sets Sail

The Bronx River Alliance embarked on an incredible journey through the 23-mile long Bronx River. Read more…

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