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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Medical Hosts Food Truck Fest

A local hospital served up some delicious multi-cultural food at a one-of-a-kind event. Read more…
Bronxites got creative celebrating natural hair and art at the East Bronx Academy for the Future. Read more…
Pelham Bay

OLA Hosts ‘Hairspray’ Performance

A local school hosted a theatrical performance of a classic musical romantic comedy. Read more…
Williamsbridge

CB12 approves Shoelace Park improvements

The $3.15 million project will go towards safety improvements for pedestrians and cyclists, enhancing the park entrances, and create a more defined greenway. Read more…
Bronx North

More lead found in Bronx school water

More water found to have elevated lead levels after testing revamped Read more…

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A significant, but often overlooked figure in the history of Ireland’s fight for freedom was honored at the historic Woodlawn Cemetery. Read more…
Hunts Point

CB 2, 41st Pct.’s Easter Egg Hunt

Hunts Point

CB 2, 41st Pct.’s Easter Egg Hunt

Local children and their families were hopping with excitement celebrating Easter. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Klein, Gjonaj’s Graffiti Removal Day

Pelham Parkway

Klein, Gjonaj’s Graffiti Removal Day

Two local elected officials and police hosted a fun-filled community service event. Read more…
More than 5,200 people ran wild through the Bronx Zoo in support of at-risk wildlife. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

45th Precinct Council pushes ‘paid detail’

The 45th Precinct Community Council is advocating for NYPD ‘paid detail’ options. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Breaking Ground ‘tops off’ Webster Ave. building

Bronx Times Reporter

Breaking Ground ‘tops off’ Webster Ave. building

An organization providing supportive housing held a ‘topping off’ ceremony on one its newest buildings. Read more…

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Norwood

Jesse Palmer Visits CHAM Patients

A National Pediatric Cancer Foundation spokesman visited patients at a local children’s hospital. Read more…
Longwood

Salamanca Visits P.S. 150 Students

A local elected official visited students learning additional strategic thinking skills. Read more…
Mount Eden

Christ The King School’s Blood Drive

A local school teamed up with New York Blood Center for a fun, lifesaving event. Read more…
Longwood

Yona Love Visits C.S. 134 Students

A fashion designer visited local students for this year’s Speak Week. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman Raises Breast Cancer Awareness

Williamsbridge

Spellman Raises Breast Cancer Awareness

A local high school hosted a sporting event in honor of a late educator. Read more…
Country Club

Local biker club member killed on I-95

A member of a Bronx motorcycle club was killed last weekend on the Bruckner Expressway, just after attending a memorial for a fellow biker. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

A celebration of the borough’s best: Bronx Week 2017

The 46th annual Bronx Week celebration, which annually highlights the borough’s culture and history, will take place from Thursday, May 11 to Sunday, May 21. Read more…

Monday, May 8, 2017

Country Club

Ring 10 Hosts Run With The Champs

Country Club

Ring 10 Hosts Run With The Champs

An event helping down on their luck boxers was held at Villa Maria Academy. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

PP Jewish Council’s Awards Breakfast

Pelham Parkway

PP Jewish Council’s Awards Breakfast

Two local leaders were formally recognized at an annual breakfast gala. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Monte Doc Brings Care To Stage

A Montefiore doctor and a professional artist have created a one-of-a-kind show. Read more…
Eastchester

R.A.I.N. Boston Secor Fashion Show

Eastchester

R.A.I.N. Boston Secor Fashion Show

Local elders kept it stylish at a recent springtime fashion show. Read more…
Allerton

NYBG opens redesigned East Gate

Allerton

NYBG opens redesigned East Gate

Visiting the New York Botanical Garden just got easier. Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Ave. bridge reconstruction starts

Efforts to make The Westchester Avenue Bridge over the Hutchinson River Parkway safer are underway after years of complaints and accidents. Read more…

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Westchester Square

Brown Girl Art Group Hosts Art Party

Westchester Square

Brown Girl Art Group Hosts Art Party

Brown Girl Art Group hosted a birthday party for a local girl and her friends. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Friends Of Mosholu Clean Jerome Plaza

In honor of It’s My Park season and Earth Day, a local organization helped restore a park to its natural glory. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Al Agovino Sr. Way Street Co-Naming

Pelham Bay

Al Agovino Sr. Way Street Co-Naming

A Pelham Bay WWII Navy veteran and trailblazing disability advocate’s memory was honored in a recent street co-naming ceremony. Read more…
Belmont

Princesses Visit St. Barnabas Patients

Belmont

Princesses Visit St. Barnabas Patients

Two legendary Disney princesses paid a surprise to visit to young patients at a local hospital. Read more…
A little girl was killed and her relatives were injured when a garbage truck rear-ended their car over the weekend. Read more…
Soundview

CB 9 holds Senior Connected meeting

Community Board 9 held its second monthly Senior Connected meeting on Wednesday, April 26 at the CB 9 offices. Read more…

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Baychester

Astor Little League’s Opening Day

A local little league hosted its opening day ceremony in honor of National Autism Awareness Month. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Crotona Park Holds Free Tree Giveaway

Crotona Park East

Crotona Park Holds Free Tree Giveaway

A spring celebration took root at Crotona Park! Read more…
Fordham

Bronx Zoo Exhibits Eastern Hellbender

Fordham

Bronx Zoo Exhibits Eastern Hellbender

An elusive salamander can be seen in a new exhibit at the zoo’s historic Reptile House. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Pel Bay Little League Opening Day

Pelham Bay

Pel Bay Little League Opening Day

Pelham Bay Little League had a ball celebrating its Opening Day Ceremony. Read more…
The Hub

Bronx Tech Summit looks to bright future

The Bronx may not be the first place that come to mind when one thinks of the tech industry, but the second annual Bronx Tech Expo held Friday, April 28 at Metropolitan College hopes to change that perception. Read more…

Friday, May 5, 2017

Several local leaders were honored at an awards gala held inside Community Board 9’s office. Read more…
Soundview

Puerto Rican Day Parade Teen Pageant

Soundview

Puerto Rican Day Parade Teen Pageant

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

Veterans, VA Salute Marano

A local community activist was honored for his help in securing a generous donation benefiting VA patients. Read more…
The Bronx Manhattan North Association of Realtors toasted several distinguished local leaders at its 93rd annual banquet. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Man Stabbed In Pelham Parkway

Pelham Parkway

Man Stabbed In Pelham Parkway

Police are investigating the stabbing of a 16-year-old in Pelham Parkway. Read more…
Morris Park

T intersection rakes in $$$/Waters Pl. turn fills city’s coffer

The T intersection of Waters Place and Eastchester Road has become a potential hot spot for drivers who, unknowingly, are making illegal left turns. Read more…
University Heights

BCC celebrates its 60th year anniversary

University Heights

BCC celebrates its 60th year anniversary

This year, Bronx Community College, one of the borough’s oldest community colleges, is celebrating its 60-year anniversary. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

TN BID resolves outstanding issues

Throggs Neck

TN BID resolves outstanding issues

The push to create a Throggs Neck Business Improvement District appears to be making steady progress. Read more…

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Hunts Point

Nine BX post offices on USPS’s audit

The United States Postal Service recently completed an audit which showed that nine post offices in the south Bronx had provided poor customer and delivery service to its residents. Read more…
Morrisania

FDNY Battles Warehouse Blaze

Morrisania

FDNY Battles Warehouse Blaze

A firefighter was hospitalized after battling a 3-alarm fire at a moving company’s warehouse. Read more…
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