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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Williamsbridge

King, Youth Rally Against Gun Violence

A local councilman, community leaders and youth rallied against gun violence. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

NIDC Hosts Community Summer Kick-Off

The summer staple drew over 400 Bronxites for a day of free family fun! Read more…
Highbridge

Commissioner O’Neil Attends Breakfast

Highbridge

Commissioner O’Neil Attends Breakfast

Members of law enforcement and the faith community celebrated togetherness. Read more…
Morrisania

Prayer Vigil Held For Jaheem Hunter

Morrisania

Prayer Vigil Held For Jaheem Hunter

A prayer vigil was held for a young victim of gun violence. Read more…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Woodstock

Entrada Academy’s Opioid Town Hall

Woodstock

Entrada Academy’s Opioid Town Hall

A town hall meeting was held discussing substance abuse prevention, intervention and recovery. Read more…
Morrisania

Mariano Deputizes P.S. 63 Students

Morrisania

Mariano Deputizes P.S. 63 Students

A former New York Yankee reliever taught students the importance of fire safety. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Youth Explore ‘Better Tomorrow’

Young scientists conducted experiments and shared their expertise on ways to conserve the Earth. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Growhouse suspects charegd with manslaughter

Two men accused of running the Kingsbridge grow house that exploded last fall killing an FDNY Captain now face manslaughter charges, according to the Bronx D.A.’s office. Read more…
Morris Park

Beloved advocate, William ‘Will’ Madonna passes, 55

A beloved member of the east Bronx community passed away last weekend. Read more…

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Eastchester

Eastchester Chrysler Jeep Honored

A local Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram and FIAT dealership earned a prestigious honor. Read more…
Grand Concourse

LEAP Hosts Women’s Voices Performances

Grand Concourse

LEAP Hosts Women’s Voices Performances

LEAP afterschool students presented a multidisciplinary performance illuminating the stories of women of color pivotal to the women’s suffrage movement. Read more…
Fordham

Greenmarket Opens At Fordham Plaza

Fordham

Greenmarket Opens At Fordham Plaza

A new greenmarket has taken root at Fordham Plaza! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Man Injured In TN Drive-By Shooting

Police are investigating a drive-by shooting in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Feds: Kingsbridge man was aspiring terrorist

Ali Kourani is charged with providing, as well as attempting and conspiring to provide material support to Hezbollah and IJO, as well as naturalization fraud in connection with an act of international terrorism. Read more…

Monday, June 19, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

WellCare Honors Local Police Officers

Bronx Times Reporter

WellCare Honors Local Police Officers

Four Bronx police officers were formally recognized for their exceptional community service. Read more…
Morris Park

Klein Funds P.S. 83’s Smart Boards

Morris Park

Klein Funds P.S. 83’s Smart Boards

A Morris Park-based school is receiving some state-of-the-art educational technology thanks to one local senator. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Premature Triplets Are Now Home

Premature triplets delivered at Jacobi Medical Center have been discharged home in good health for the first time. Read more…
West Farms

Man Fatally Shot In West Farms

West Farms

Man Fatally Shot In West Farms

Police are searching for the gunman responsible for a fatal shooting last week in West Farms. Read more…
Melrose

Success Academy eyes landmark Melrose building

Success Academy has plans for a new school location in a landmark building. Read more…
Spencer Estate

Tree planting left homeowner in the pits

Residents of a Spencer Estates home want city to pay them for thousands in damages Read more…

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Kingsbridge Heights

Bedrock Preschool’s Art Gala

Bedrock Preschool recently created a children’s art gallery showcasing art made from recycled, reclaimed and old materials. Read more…
Williamsbridge

King Celebrates Caribbean Heritage Month

Williamsbridge

King Celebrates Caribbean Heritage Month

A local elected official joined others at an inaugural cultural celebration in Manhattan. Read more…
A health conscious celebration was held last weekend in Belmont. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Opossum Found Inside TN Garage

A four-legged intruder found its way inside a Throggs Neck garage. Read more…
M&T Bank has delivered with the opening of its first branch in the borough. Read more…

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Williamsbridge

Better Learning Students Visit ABC News

Local charter school students took a field trip to ABC News! Read more…
Westchester Square

BCC Professor Collins Exhibits Artwork

An award winning Bronx Community College art professor presented some of her past projects at a local library. Read more…
Baychester

Sepulveda Attends CEC’s Breakfast

A local assemblyman was the keynote speaker for an educational celebration. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi 3D prints arm for youngest patient

A young boy has a new grasp on life thanks to a state-of-the-art medical device. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Friday, June 16, 2017

The Bronx’s creativity was on full display at an annual arts and crafts fair in City Island. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Chamber Hosts Golf Outing

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce scored a hole in one with its time honored tradition. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Chippewa Dem Club Hosts Dinner Dance

Throggs Neck

Chippewa Dem Club Hosts Dinner Dance

The Chippewa Democratic Club toasted several community leaders at its time honored tradition. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Fire At 2830 Harrington Avenue

Firefighters responded to a fire in Throggs Neck last week. Read more…
Pelham Bay

10-story med building in PB/Montreal-based developer plans prime project

Rester USA, LP, in collaboration with the Marcal Group, is planning a new, 10-story, 110,000 square foot development at 3250 Westchester Avenue located between Continental and St. Paul avenues. Read more…
Morris Heights

Global Hip Hop Day celebrated at Cedar Playground

Last week, a brand new annual event celebrated the history of hip hop in the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Work begins on Pugsley Creek rehab project

The NYC Departments of Environmental Protection and Design and Construction announced work on a nearly mile-long parallel sewer running below White Plains Road had begun last month. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

P.S. 207 wins emergency preparedness award

Kingsbridge Heights

P.S. 207 wins emergency preparedness award

A local school has become the second in the borough to win a prestigious award for emergency preparedness. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Narco Freedom pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud

Narco Freedom, a substance abuse and treatment center organization which operated multiple locations in the Bronx until 2015, recently plead guilty to Medicaid fraud. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Resistance builds to WL group home plan

A proposal group home in Waterbury-LaSalle is getting some resistance from the local community. Read more…
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