Thursday, April 13, 2017

Grand Concourse

Diaz Releases Annual Development Report

This year’s Bronx Development Report was recently released by the borough president. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

CM King Attends Delegation Meeting

Bronx City Council members attended a very important meeting at City Hall. Read more…
Morris Park

Salamanca Celebrates Garifuna Heritage

Councilman Rafael Salamanca and other electeds celebrated Garifuna pride at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rodman’s Neck rehab is a long way off

Community leaders in the 45th Precinct are continuing their collaboration and dialogue with NYPD on sound issues Read more…
Pelham Bay

MTA to address rotting IRT 6 train signal house

The Metropolitan Transit Authority may finally be addressing an area of concern for many Pelham Bay residents. Read more…

Wednesday, April 12, 2017


Clinton Hall Bronx Beer Garden Opens

Fun is always on tap at a new beer garden in Belmont. Read more…
Morris Heights

Joyner Honors Women Of Distinction

A local assemblywoman paid tribute to local female leaders and young aspiring artists. Read more…

Cardinal Dolan Celebrates Mount’s 90th

His Eminence celebrated a local high school’s nine decades of serving the youth. Read more…

First Nations Women’s Summit

Bronxites took part in an informative women’s summit regarding issues Indigenous women of the Americas are currently facing. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

CB 11 cites parkway contractor concerns

Community Board 11 is raising concerns about a contractor selected to work on a major public works project. Read more…

3 Bronx Renewal Schools to close following vote

The New York City Panel for Education Policy voted Wednesday, March 22, to close five of the city’s renewal schools Wednesday, including three in the Bronx. Read more…

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Throggs Neck

Bronx Chamber’s Women’s Luncheon

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce celebrated Women’s History Month in style. Read more…
Bedford Park

Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s STEM Symposium

More than 350 NYC high school students took part in an educational STEM symposium at Lehman College. Read more…

Monroe College Celebrates Female Empowerment

Monroe College kept with tradition for Women’s History Month. Read more…

Seniors Enhancement Services Announced

Franck LaBoy Strongbow announced the advent of Seniors Enhancement Advocates Services. Read more…

Softball coach receives $20,000 on Ellen Show

Chris Astacio, head coach of the Jordan L Mott Lady Tigers, was recently presented a check from Walmart on the Ellen show for $20,000 for his commitment to his players at the Morrisania middle school. Read more…
Mount Hope

Tremont Renaissance to offer housing and retail

Construction is underway at the new Tremont Renaissance in Mt. Hope. The 12 story, 256-unit building will sit on the corner of Webster and E. Tremont Road and provide affordable housing in half of its units. Read more…

Monday, April 10, 2017

Bedford Park

CB7’s Yankees Leadership Awards

Community Board 7 presented five local youth volunteers a prestigious honor at its recent general board meeting. Read more…
Grand Concourse

NYC Parks’ Grow Together Conference

Gardening Season is blooming in the Bronx! Read more…
Mott Haven

S. Bronx Youth Lead Suffrage Panel

LEAP hosted a youth-led panel discussing women’s suffrage this Women’s History Month. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Serrano Celebrates Women’s History

A local congressman saluted a few exemplary women helping to make the Bronx a better place to live. Read more…

Model Murdered At Forest Houses

A man was arrested and charged with the murder of his girlfriend inside Forest Houses. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Nivardo Lopez new Bronx DOT commish

There is a new borough transportation commissioner, with strong ties to local communities, in town. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Police seek suspect in Cruger Ave. senior assualt

Police are searching for a woman who assaulted and robbed a 71-year-old resident in her Pelham Parkway apartment building. Read more…

Sunday, April 9, 2017


CB 6, Fordham University’s Bronx Celebration Day

Bronxites enjoyed a one-of-a-kind event showcasing the borough’s history and services. Read more…
Bedford Park

Lehman College Opens Food Bank

A local college is now home to a food bank helping students in need. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Demands NYPD Address Hate Crime

A local councilman demanded a targeted response by the NYPD of a fatal stabbing fueled by bigotry. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Speaks At SOMOS

Local elected officials addressed the needs of the state’s Hispanic population at a recent conference. Read more…
Van Nest

Tree Uprooted By Storm Causes Damage

A violent rain storm caused some damage in Van Nest. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Miles Coffee Bar brings artisan brew to TN

The Miles Coffee Bar in Throggs Neck offers artisan coffee and fresh baked goods in an open, welcoming environment. Read more…
Mott Haven

Bronx dance company at New Orleans festival

Last month, Bombazo Dance Company was one of the many organizations featured in the Congo Square World Rhythms festival in New Orleans. Read more…

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

Bombazo Dance Co. In New Orleans

A Bronx-based dance company traveled all the way to New Orleans for a unique musical experience. Read more…
Westchester Square

Chris Engeldrum Support Our Troops Drive

Many were honored for their support during an event named in memory of a courageous Bronx soldier. Read more…

King Celebrates Women’s Empowerment

M.S. 113 celebrated female empowerment this Women’s History Month. Read more…

Councilman Salamanca Visits Seniors

A local elected official met with the Bronx’s elderly residents to discuss several important topics. Read more…
Castle Hill

Fatal Fire In Castle Hill Injures Three

Firefighters were on the scene to combat an early Tuesday morning fire in Castle Hill. Read more…
Throggs Neck

CASA Lounge introduces ‘Nostalgia Wednesdays’

For the past month, CASA has hosted ’Nostalgia Wednesdays’, where the restaurant plays classic movies, movies and even commercials to get their customers to reminisce. Read more…
Mott Haven

SLA shuts Mott Haven club amid safety concerns

A large Mott Haven nightclub has been closed after a violent incident and code violations earlier this year. Read more…

Friday, April 7, 2017

Pelham Bay

OLA Gym Restoration Family Basketball Night

OLA Gym Restoration Family Basketball Night was a real ‘slam dunk’! Read more…
Morris Park

Healthfirst’s Women’s History Month Community Awards

Healthfirst toasted a few exemplary leaders at its annual Women’s History Month Community Awards Celebration. Read more…

Miss Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade Reinado Infantil Pageant

The Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade, Inc. crowned this year’s top three Infantil pageant winners. Read more…

Woman Fatally Shot In Williamsbridge

Police are searching for answers behind the fatal shooting of a 26-year-old woman over the weekend. Read more…
Hunts Point

Effort to save slave graves /HP tries to preserve 1800s burial ground

A group of south Bronx leaders are hoping to get help converting land at a local park that holds slave burial remains into an historical and educational resource. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

CB9 initiates Sgt. Tuozzolo park renaming

Community Board 9 is pushing to have Noble Playground renamed after fallen Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo. Read more…

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