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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Throggs Neck

Veterans Salute Justin Dambinskas

Throggs Neck

Veterans Salute Justin Dambinskas

The proprietor of Hammonds Cove was honored for helping James J. Peters VA patients. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

SUV’s Stakeholder Appreciation Reception

Bronx Times Reporter

SUV’s Stakeholder Appreciation Reception

Stand Up to Violence toasted several exemplary community and Jacobi Medical Center leaders at its annual awards gala. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Palminteri Honors Tuozzolo’s Wife, Partner

An Oscar nomiated actor served dinner to the wife and partner of a 43rd Precinct police officer killed in the line of duty. Read more…
Morrisania

Mini Horse Visits Triboro Patients

Morrisania

Mini Horse Visits Triboro Patients

Triboro Center patients were absolutely ‘giddy’ with excitement when they received a surprise heartwarming visit from mini therapy horse Sterling. Read more…
Soundview

Job Fair Attracts 1,000 Job Seekers

Soundview

Job Fair Attracts 1,000 Job Seekers

The lines were long and hopes high at a local job fair organized and sponsored by three local elected officials. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Bronx sees bump in MTA subway crime

There have been several assaults on Bronx MTA trains in recent weeks, with two incidents occurring on one day. Read more…

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Grand Concourse

AEA, Penn Law Host Business Clinic

Grand Concourse

AEA, Penn Law Host Business Clinic

The borough’s aspiring entrepreneurs enjoyed learning how to make their businesses a success. Read more…
Grand Concourse

LGBTQS United As One Rally

Members of the Bronx’s gay and straight communities rallied against intolerance in a non-political celebration. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Schools For Better Learning Recaps

March was very busy month for the Bronx Charter Schools for Better Learning students. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Lavelle School’s ‘Vision Of Art 2’

Over 50 students showcased their artistic triumph over their personal challenges. Read more…
Throggs Neck

P.S. 304’s ‘Diamonds Are Forever’ Card Party

P.S. 304’s tenth annual ‘Diamonds Are Forever’ Card Party had spirits shining bright at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

Van Cortlandt Skate Park groundbreaking

Van Cortlandt Village

Van Cortlandt Skate Park groundbreaking

Youth who are learning to skateboard will soon have a safe place to do so in Van Cortlandt Park. Read more…

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Mount Eden

Diaz Reads To P.S. 294 Students

Mount Eden

Diaz Reads To P.S. 294 Students

Students were in for a treat when the borough president visited their school. Read more…
Co-op City

‘Stop The Bleed’ At Bartow Center

Jacobi Medical Center staff members gave a life-saving lesson in Co-op City. Read more…
University Heights

Bronx Community College Celebrates 60th

Bronx Community College celebrated its 60th anniversary on Wednesday, April 5 on the steps of City Hall. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Immigration Forum At Bronx House

Pelham Parkway

Immigration Forum At Bronx House

An informative event discussing immigration was held in Pelham Parkway. Read more…
Westchester Square

Progressives, Liberals On The Move

It was a red letter day for the Bronx Progressives and Liberals on the Move. Read more…
Bedford Park

St. Philip Neri School’s UPK program cancelled

St. Philip Neri School had its UPK program cancelled after two years, even though the Archdiocese signed a three-year contact to house the program. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Food Truck Fest coming to Jacobi soon

Jacobi Medical Center will hold its first ever food truck festival for its employees and surrounding community later this month. Read more…

Monday, April 17, 2017

City Island

Focal Point Gallery Exhibits Student Art

Community Health Academy of the Heights students’ artistic expression is on full display at City Island’s Focal Point Gallery. Read more…
Parkchester

‘Tolerance Team’ Performance

St. Helena School students gave a crowd-pleasing performance of an original play with a powerful message. Read more…
The Allerton International Merchants Association celebrated an important milestone. Read more…
Cardinal Hayes High School’s Cardinal Players rehearsed for ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ on Wednesday, April 5. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Pollo Campero Hosts Free Empanada Day

Grand Concourse

Pollo Campero Hosts Free Empanada Day

Bronxites took part in celebrating National Free Empanada Day at two local stores. Read more…
Eastchester

BP Diaz Celebrates Turner’s 101st

Eastchester

BP Diaz Celebrates Turner’s 101st

The borough president joined others in celebrating a local resident’s incredible milestone. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Study: SUNY Maritime offers high ROI

Throggs Neck

Study: SUNY Maritime offers high ROI

SUNY Maritime continues to rank high in terms of graduates’ starting pay and ‘return on investment’ in terms of tuition. Read more…
The Hub

Bronx Coworks offers rentable office space

Up and coming entrepreneurs and local business owners will now have a place to get some work done thanks to the new Bronx Coworks on Third Avenue. Read more…

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Morris Park

BronxNet Screens ‘The Bronx Now’

Morris Park

BronxNet Screens ‘The Bronx Now’

BronxNet hosted a special showcase celebration and screening of its newest program! Read more…
A local parish’s food pantry recently celebrated an important milestone. Read more…
Fordham

Indian Gharials Return To Bronx Zoo

Slender-snouted crocodilians will celebrate Spring Break at the Bronx Zoo. Read more…
Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park’s Easter Luncheon

Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park’s Easter Luncheon

The Edgewater Park Social and Welfare Association got into the spirit of the season. Read more…
Castle Hill

Police Save EDP On Expressway

Castle Hill

Police Save EDP On Expressway

Police saved a man from harming himself on the Cross Bronx Expressway last week. Read more…
Fordham South

PAL Celebrates Women’s History

Local children expressed their artistic talents and gratitude for women of the past and present. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNLL’s Opening Day Ceremony

Throggs Neck

TNLL’s Opening Day Ceremony

Throgs Neck Little League celebrated its time honored Opening Day Ceremony with a parade and on-field ceremony. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Cary Leeds Center Tennis Stadium opens

Crotona Park East

Cary Leeds Center Tennis Stadium opens

Bronx community members, elected officials and even Billie Jean King cut the ribbon on the new Cary Leeds Center Stadium on Sunday, April 9. Read more…
Mott Haven

TreeTop plans 2 Mott Haven apartment buildings

An area developer plans to turn four lots in Mott Haven into two apartment rental towers, partly through a newly resurrected state tax exemption program. Read more…

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Norwood

Inaugural Adaptive Sports Open House

A one-of-a-kind open house was held at the Williamsbridge Oval. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hospital Honors Linda Morris

Jacobi Medical Center honored a volunteer helping the hospital’s mothers to be. Read more…
Van Nest

Stringer Attends VNNA Meeting

Van Nest

Stringer Attends VNNA Meeting

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance welcomed Comptroller Scott Stringer to speak at its monthly meeting. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

PO Nova Named Cop Of The Month

Pelham Bay

PO Nova Named Cop Of The Month

A 45th Precinct officer was formally recognized for her service to the community. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

NYISE Hosts Nutrition-Themed Science Fair

Pelham Parkway

NYISE Hosts Nutrition-Themed Science Fair

More than 200 pre-school to high school students with visual impairments, emotional challenges and developmental delays flexed their scientific muscles at a time honored science fair. Read more…
Parkchester

Soundtrack Of Our Lives Spring Show

St. Raymond Elementary celebrated the spring season with song and dance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Tow truck violations in 45th, 49th precincts

Commanders at some borough police precincts lave launched operations to crack down on unscrupulous tow truck drivers after public complaints. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Bridge Open Road Tolling causes delays

Construction has started at the Bronx Whitestone Bridge and Throgs Neck Bridge as the Metropolitan Transit Authority gets set to introduce its new Open Road Tolling initiative in the fall. Read more…

Friday, April 14, 2017

Throggs Neck

33rd Annual FIAME Dinner Dance Awards

The Forum of Italian Educators toasted several distinguished leaders at its annual dinner dance and awards gala. Read more…
Mott Haven

Real Dads Cook Just Desserts Competition

Several local fathers and their children got their ‘just desserts’ participating and enjoying a cooking competition. Read more…
The Morris Park Community Association toasted a few exemplary community leaders at its 43rd annual dinner dance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Friends Of Pel Bay Park’s Fundraiser

Pelham Bay

Friends Of Pel Bay Park’s Fundraiser

The Friends of Pelham Bay Park honored three ‘special friends’ who help support Pelham Bay Park at a prestigious fundraiser. Read more…
Mott Haven

Blaze Destroys Self-Storage Warehouse

Firefighters prevented a fast moving fire in Mott Haven from becoming much worse last Sunday. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Shotojuku Hosts Jiu Jitsu Seminar

Throggs Neck

Bronx Shotojuku Hosts Jiu Jitsu Seminar

A local martial arts academy hosted a free and informative Jiu Jitsu seminar. Read more…
Belmont

St. Barnabas Hosts Life-Saving Lecture

Belmont

St. Barnabas Hosts Life-Saving Lecture

St. Barnabas Hospital hosted a lecture by Christopher Jerry about saving lives by reducing preventable medication errors. Read more…
Pelham Bay

WLCA, SCA plan P.S. 14 construction meet

The community continues to thirst for more information regarding a school expansion at P.S. 14. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Tasered man’s death ruled a homicide

A cause of death has been determined for a Pelham Bay man Tasered twice by a NYPD sergeant. Read more…
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