Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016


Webster Commons named ‘Project of the Year’

An ambitious affordable housing project in Norwood has earned a prestigious honor. Read more…
Bronx North

‘I Love NY’ signs not loved Feds, funding threatened

The U.S. Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration do not love the hundreds of ‘I Love NY’ tourism signs that have been placed on New York state highways over the past five years, including some in the Bronx, and wants them pulled. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hunts Point Company Wins Free Sunoco Fuel

A Hunts Point company won nearly three months worth of free fuel in Sunoco’s annual contest. Read more…

Lead By Example, Host ‘Cops & Kids’ Games

Community and law enforcement members celebrated togetherness at a fun-filled sporting event promoting positivity. Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Frances De Chantal’s 7th Annual Lip Sync Competition

Music was in the air when St. Frances de Chantal School Young Teen Group hosted its seventh annual Lip Sync Charity Competition. Read more…

Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Assemblyman Benedetto has lukewarm response to ballot selfie bill

A bill to be introduced shortly by two Manhattan legislators may allow voters to take selfies of their ballots. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Lt. Raymond E. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Fund will continue after golf outing wraps

A memorial scholarship fund for a deceased FDNY lieutenant will continue to give 15 years after 9/11. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Diaz Hosts SBA Roundtable For Hispanic Business Leaders

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. co-hosted a roundtable for Hispanic business leaders on Wednesday, November 30 at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Students Testify At City Hall For School Uniforms

At City Council hearing, school uniforms are all the kids are talking about. Read more…
Throggs Neck

P.S. 304 Hosts Christmas Tree Lighting

P.S. 304 students and their families had a merry time celebrating the holidays at the school’s annual Christmas tree lighting. Read more…

Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016

Pelham Bay

Shamrock Inn to hold party for co-owners celebrating 20 years

Shamrock Inn will host a party on Saturday, December 10 from 8 p.m. to midnight for co-owners Rosetta and Chris Lawless, who have owned the establishment for the past 20 years. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

DEP Project to impact Morris Park/Eastchester Road through 2018

A New York City Department of Environmental Protection construction project that has caused traffic congestion just outside the Jacobi Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine will continue through Fall 2018, according to city officials. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

CB9 Visits Jacobi Medical Center

NYC Health + Hospital/Jacobi gave Community Board 9 members a tour of the hospital’s emergency department on Monday, November 21. Read more…

Turn 2 Foundation Students Spread Holiday Cheer

More than three dozen NYC high school students from the Turn 2 Foundation’s Jeter’s Leaders pitched in to help spread holiday cheer to children in need. Read more…

Monday, Dec. 12, 2016

Hunts Point

Bronx-born MMA fighter to defend title New Year on NBC

Bronx-born MMA fighter David Branch to defend title New Year’s Eve on NBC. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Waterbury LaSalle Community Association, Pelham Bay merchants holds Christmas tree lightings on Sunday, December 11

Two organizations in neighboring communities are planning tree lightings to speed holiday cheer. Read more…
Morris Park

Calvary Opens Four Renovated Nurses Lounge

Calvary Hospital hosted a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, December 1 for four recently renovated nurses lounges at the 200-bed Bronx campus. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts World AIDS Day Event

NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi hosted a World AIDS Day event at Jacobi Hospital’s Atrium on Thursday, December 1. Read more…

National Council Of Negro Women’s Senior Appreciation Brunch

The North Bronx Section of the National Council of Negro Women toasted a several distinguished individuals at its Senior Appreciation Holiday Brunch. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Yoel Sharabi Concert Set For Next Month

A talented and very well-known Jewish music artist will take the stage next month for a Chanukah Party and Concert at the Young Israel of Pelham Parkway Jewish Center. Read more…

Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016

Throggs Neck

Road improvements will soon be made at Brush Avenue

Brush Avenue, a traffic-ridden manufacturing strip in Throggs Neck, will soon receive road improvements in attempts to defuse traffic congestion, including two additional lanes, a left turn only lane and other signage. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck Merchants Association puts up over 50 strands of lights over East Tremont Avenue

The Throggs Neck community came together to celebrate the holiday with festive lights in its commercial corridor and a tree lighting ceremony. Read more…
Grand Concourse

John Leguizamo, Altice USA Launch Low-Cost Broadband

Altice USA introduced Bronxites to a new low-cost broadband service coming to the tri-state area. Read more…
Castle Hill

Holy Family Church Hosts Christmas Flea Market

With the holidays approaching, Holy Family Church hosted its annual Christmas flea market and tag sale on Sunday, December 4. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Vacca, MetroPlus Health Distribute Thanksgiving Turkeys

Councilman James Vacca and MetroPlus Health provided turkeys to two Bronx organizations prior to the Thanksgiving holiday. Read more…

Metro Urgicare Opens Parkchester Location

Community and local elected officials celebrated the grand opening of Metro Urgicare’s new Bronx location at 1990 McGraw Avenue on Wednesday, November 30. Read more…

Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016


DA Darcel Clark Calls for Grand Jury to Investigate Deborah Danner Shooting

Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark is requesting a grand jury to investigate the shooting death of 66-year old Deborah Danner by NYPD Sergeant Hugh Barry Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Square BID Holiday Celebration returns Dec. 16

In a sure sign Christmas is just around the corner, the annual Westchester Square Business Improvement District Holiday Celebration will light up the night December 16 at Owen Dolen Park. Read more…
Castle Hill

Pena & Kahm Law Firm Helps Castle Hill YMCA Opens New Teen Center

The Castle Hill YMCA reopened its teen center on December 2 following two months of refurbishing and renovation. Read more…

Kenny Agosto’s Birthday Party Fundraiser Gala

Kenny Agosto, 78th Democratic Assembly District committeeman, hosted a birthday party and fundraiser to commemorate his ten years in elective politics. Read more…
Morris Park

Hispanic Chamber Serves 11th Annual Business Award Banquet

The NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce formally recognized a few well-accomplished Hispanic leaders at its 11th annual Hispanic Business Award Banquet and Scholarship Ceremony. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay Home Becomes Winter Wonderland

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Pelham Bay. Read more…
Mott Haven

Sunshine Learning Center Opens In Mott Haven

Sunshine Learning Center celebrated its grand opening of its fourth Bronx location on Friday, December 2. Read more…

Friday, Dec. 9, 2016


Keith Walton Gets Set for December 14 Trial Following Alleged Sexual Abuse

Keith Walton, Deputy Inspector of the 49th Precinct, had his first hearing on December 1 in a case stemming from the alleged sexual abuse of a subordinate. Read more…
Morris Park

Morris Park gets holiday lights after all as Morris Park Community Association continues fundraising drive

After it looked like there might not be holiday lights in Morris Park, the community rallied together and got them. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx County Ancient Order Of Hibernians’ Dinner Dance

The Bronx County Ancient Order of Hibernians celebrated its annual dinner dance and awards ceremonies on Sunday, November 20 at Rory Dolan’s in Yonkers. Read more…

12th Annual Sparkling Heart Of Fordham Celebration

The Sparkling Heart of Fordham is still beating this holiday season. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Family Affair: Winter Wonderland Holiday Celebration

Children and their families celebrated the holiday season in style at the Family Affair: Winter Wonderland on Saturday, December 3 at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016

Van Cortlandt Village

Pete McArdle Cross Country 15K At Van Cortlandt Park

Runners tested their endurance on a 15K of Van Cortlandt Park’s rugged terrain while celebrating a local running legend’s life and career. Read more…

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