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Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

Pelham Parkway

Mercy College unveils on-campus veteran center

On Tuesday the college faculty and staff celebrated the opening of a new veteran’s center with plenty of military pride from veterans and community leaders at their 1200 Waters Place building. Read more…

Public Advocate James names NYC’s 100 Worst Landlords

Public Advocate Letitia James’ office released the annual 100 Worst Landlords in NYC list which includes many landlord’s who own territories in the Bronx. Read more…
Morris Park

Crowley Celebrates Italian Heritage Month

Morris Park

Crowley Celebrates Italian Heritage Month

Congressman Joseph Crowley toasted two local Italian American community leaders at his annual cultural celebration at F & J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day Observed

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day was observed Saturday, October 15 to address community efforts addressing the HIV and AIDS epidemic among Hispanic, Latino, Latina and Latinx communities. Read more…

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016


Golden Corral replaces Parkchester’s Bronx Grill

The Bronx’s first Golden Corral is coming to East Tremont Ave in Spring 2017. The buffet-style restaurant will set up shop at 2375 E. Tremont Avenue, where the Bronx Grill currently sits. Read more…
Pelham Bay

New Burger King coming to Westchester Ave. in PB

Construction is up and running on a new Burger King on the corner of Westchester Ave and Colonial St. Read more…
In honor of National Coming Out Day, Senator Jeff Klein offered his support in continuing SAGE Bronx Center’s LGBT-specific services. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Latinas Hat Society’s Gala Fundraiser

Throggs Neck

Latinas Hat Society’s Gala Fundraiser

The Latinas Hat Society hosted its gala fundraiser on Sunday, October 9 at Villa Barone Manor Read more…
Throggs Neck

Benedetto Raises Male Breast Cancer Awareness

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto and a male breast cancer survivor turned activist are heling to raise awareness of a disease affecting less than one percent of men. Read more…

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

Throggs Neck

AFC Urgent Care expands in Throggs Neck

A popular Throggs Neck walk-in medical clinic is undergoing some ‘reconstructive surgery’. Read more…
The new program was created under the idea that residents are never too young to contribute to their neighborhood and their community. Read more…
The Bronx Chamber of Commerce toasted six distinguished individuals at its annual Italian Heritage Celebration Luncheon at F&J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Joyner Attends Neighborhood Grants Mixer

Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner honored several Neighborhood Grant volunteer groups at Citizens Committee for NYC’s Neighborhood Grants Mixer. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Travesias Presents ‘Sangria Making 101’

Throggs Neck

Travesias Presents ‘Sangria Making 101’

The Best Sangria in the Bronx served ‘Sangria Making 101’ at Travesias Cafe on Wednesday, October 12. Read more…

Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

City Island

City Island couple offers glimpse of playful nostalgia

A life long City Island man is trying to give everyone - both young and old - the chance to feel the joy of a child. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Community prepares for Throggs Neck Halloween Parade

The streets of Throggs Neck will soon be flooded with mini monsters, princesses and superheroes as the 33 Annual Throggs Neck Halloween Parade is fast approaching. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Aura Polanco Releases Debut Novel

Local author Aura Polanco celebrated the launch of her debut novel, ‘The Acquisition’ at Pelham Bay’s Escape International Cuisine. Read more…
Morris Heights

Housing Rights & Services Conference

Voices and Actions for Change hosted a Housing Rights and Services Conference on Saturday, October 8 at Holy Spirit Church. Read more…

Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016

Pelham Bay

Delayed Amendola Plaza Reconstruction resumes after contract issue: Vacca

Construction resumed recently on Amendola Plaza. Read more…
Cyclists take note: the 22nd annual Tour de Bronx is upcoming. Read more…
University Heights

University Heights man among NYC Marathon runners

Forty-nine-year old University Heights resident Kevin Hyde will be one of more than 50,000 runners to cross the starting line in the TCS New York City Marathon. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

An Beal Bocht Cafe Exhibits Suzanne Axelbank

Artist Suzanne Axelbank’s multimedia work will be on display at An Beal Bocht Cafe through the end of October. Read more…
Castle Hill

NYPD Female Officers & Girls Empowerment Day

Castle Hill

NYPD Female Officers & Girls Empowerment Day

NYPD female police officers and Bronx girls had fun learning about female empowerment and sportsmanship. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Car Erupts Into Flames On Bruckner

Pelham Bay

Car Erupts Into Flames On Bruckner

A car erupted into a fireball on the northbound Bruckner Expressway at Middletown Road during Wednesday’s rush hour. Read more…
Assemblyman Michael Benedetto treated children from his summer reading program to a fun-filled pizza party at the Greek American Institute. Read more…

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Foley appointed as Jacobi Hospital’s new leader

One of the borough’s largest medical providers has a new leader. Read more…
City Island

Hart Island a place of historic significance: New York State report

Hart Island, a 101-acre island off City Island that is home to the city’s Potters Field, has been designated a place of historical significance. Read more…
Morris Park

Programs target New York’s ‘zombie homes’

Recent legislation, government programs target zombie homes and the banks that own them. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Cardinal Dolan Commemorates Order’s 100th

His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan honored an order of nuns celebrating 100 years of ministry and service in the United States. Read more…

Soundview Community Drug Free Meets At CB 9

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met for an exciting and informative meeting at Community Board 9’s office. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Lavish Ladies Luxury Spa Day

Bronxites treated themselves to a day of pampering and self-care at Lavish Lifestyle’s ‘Lavish Ladies Luxury Spa Day’. Read more…

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016

Throggs Neck

Mayor denies Trump plans/Opposes $15 million golf course improvements

The city has denied a proposal from Trump Ferry Point, the limited liability corporation that runs the upscale links, to expand the course into Ferry Point Park Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Barnes & Noble’s future is up in the air

It’s been touch and go the past several years for the Bronx Barnes & Noble book store. Read more…
The rain didn’t spoil any of the fun had at the 40th annual Bronx Columbus Day Parade. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Kings Harbor Goes Pink

Kings Harbor Multicare Center made some green while going pink. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Mount Carmel Neighborhood Senior Center residents and staff expressed their creativity while spreading cancer awareness. Read more…
Schneps Community News Group

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