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Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016

Grand Concourse

888 Grand Concourse Goes into Receivership

Grand Concourse

888 Grand Concourse Goes into Receivership

Residents at 888 Grand Concourse - engaged in long battle with their landlord - got a huge win in court earlier this month after a Bronx supreme court decision granted a temporary recievership. Read more…
Hunts Point

Rocking the Boat celebrates 50th boat launch

The nonprofit is celebrating the construction of its 50th boat that will be used for its educational programs in the south Bronx. Read more…
Fordham

Fordham Road BID Screens ‘E.T.’

Fordham Road families and their children viewed a special screening of the 1982 classic, ‘E.T the Extra-Terrestrial’ at Bryan Park. Read more…
Rio Olympics silver medalist Daryl Homer and 2004 Athens Olympic competitor Ivan Lee engaged in a saber fencing demonstration at Rosalyn Yalow Charter School. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016

A local riding organization that helps children with autism and disabilities seeks volunteers. Read more…
Melrose

La Central development Melrose wins approval

The massive mixed use development will contain 992 units of residential housing, a YMCA and a BronxNet studio. Read more…
City Island

Focal Point Gallery Exhibits Ron Terner

City Island

Focal Point Gallery Exhibits Ron Terner

The Focal Point Gallery commemorated its 42nd anniversary with an opening reception featuring works by professional photographer Ron Terner. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Benedetto Hosts MetroCard Van

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto hosted the MTA’s MetroCard Van outside of his district office on Friday, September 9. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016

The new campus offers larger classrooms, more services for its mostly adult non-traditional students. Read more…
A renovation of a much-used community park in Pelham Bay is underway. Read more…
Westchester Square

Farina & Vacca Visit Lehman Students

Westchester Square

Farina & Vacca Visit Lehman Students

NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina, Councilman James Vacca and Westchester Square merchants welcomed Lehman High School students back to school at a special meet and greet. Read more…
Throggs Neck

CB 10 Honors Kearns At Ice House Cafe

Throggs Neck

CB 10 Honors Kearns At Ice House Cafe

Outgoing Community Board 10 district manager Kenneth Kearns was honored by his peers at a retirement dinner held on Thursday, September 8 at Ice House Cafe. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 19, 2016

Soundview

Stevenson Family Health Center on path to recovery

Soundview’s ‘pillar of the healthcare community’ clinic is on the path to recovery. Read more…
Calvary Hospital recently honored registered nurse Sharleen Taylor with a prestigious biannual award. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Orchard Beach Celebrates Labor Day

Hurricane Hermine didn’t kept Bronxites from enjoying some fun in the sun at Orchard Beach during the Labor Day Weekend. Read more…
Fordham

Fordham Road BID Hosts Space Themed Fever Friday

Fordham Road residents and their families were ‘over the moon’ at Fordham Road Business Improvement District’s Fordham Fever Friday. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016

Pelham Bay

DOT, Vacca implement Vision Zero ‘road diet’

A controversial plan to narrow a major thoroughfare in Waterbury-LaSalle has been implemented. Read more…
Longwood

New cleanup services coming to Southern Boulevard

Wildcat Services will hire at-risk residents to clean streets using funds allocated by Councilman Rafael Salamanca. Read more…
Mott Haven

Bronx man brings indy wrestling to Hunts Point

Event is first for new independent wrestling propmoter and Bronx native, Carlos Aristy. Read more…
Fordham

Cabrera Hosts Senior Day At Bronx Zoo

Fordham

Cabrera Hosts Senior Day At Bronx Zoo

Councilman Fernando Cabrera met with Bronx seniors and their families for Senior Day at the Bronx Zoo. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts 15th Annual 9/11 Memorial

Fifteen years later, Bronxites proved they haven’t forgotten about the tragic events and victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Read more…
Melrose

Sancocho Festival & Community Event Held

Melrose residents celebrated Labor Day Weekend by singing and dancing to Musart Music Management’s Sancocho Festival and Community Event. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016

Throggs Neck

Msgr. John Graham appointed pastor of St. Frances de Chantal

A Throggs Neck church has an able new leader, parishioners feel. Read more…
The intersection of Ely and Strang Avenues now has a new name - Samuel Bea Jr. Way. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx Dems Hosts Annual BBQ & Family Day

Castle Hill

Bronx Dems Hosts Annual BBQ & Family Day

Summer may be winding down, but there was a great deal of fun had at the Bronx Democratic County Committee’s annual barbecue and family day. Read more…
The GB Project and Brown Paper Bag New York helped Mitchell Housing Projects youth get ready for the new school season. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation hosted its eighth annual Runyon 5K on Sunday, August 21 at Yankee Stadium. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 16, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Jamaal Bailey prevails in 36SD primary; incumbents win

The primary election in the Democratic Party contained little suspense this year. Read more…
Morris Park

Fenton Lounge 2.0 reappears after 2015 shutdown

The so-called “Fenton Lounge” is back -- and the city has wasted no time combating the bed and breakfast once again. Read more…
Morris Park

Klein to hold Heroin Town Hall in Morris Pk.

Senator Jeff Klein, along with the Morris Park Community Association and NYS’s Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services, is holding on Monday, September 19 at Maestro’s Caterers, a town hall on heroin addiction in the Bronx. The forum will also offer free Naloxone training. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx YMCA Hosts 10th Annual Bon Appetit Fundraiser

The Bronx YMCA served up its tenth annual Bon Appetit with a tribute to a past executive director and former honorees. Read more…
Community and law enforcement members honored the memories of 9/11 victims and a late 49th Precinct lieutenant at the 15th annual Lieutenant Thomas Clesse Memorial 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 10 in Pelham Parkway. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Edgewater Park Athletic Association commemorated its milestone centennial Labor Day Weekend Olympics with a medal ceremony. Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016

Congratulations are in order for 16 young New Yorkers, mostly from the Bronx, who graduated from the Woodlawn Cemetery Preservation Training Program. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016

Throggs Neck

Remarks by police on Throggs Neck Houses shooting

Police shot a man armed with a knife in the Throggs Neck Houses on Wednesday, September 14. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016

The Locust Point Civic Association hosted a fundraiser concert for the Throggs Neck Volunteer Ambulance Corp. Read more…
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