Friday, July 7, 2017

Throggs Neck

TNMA Present Awards, Checks To Children

Throggs Neck Merchants Association presented 70 local children certificates of merit and a $50 check each. Read more…

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Co-op City

Co-op City Scholarship Award Ceremony

Six winners of the 2017 Co-op City Scholarship were honored at the Pelham Bay Diner. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Klein, SUV Rally Against Gun Violence

A local senator joined others in protesting gun violence. Read more…

Bronx Haven teacher, former student film documentary

A Melrose high school teacher and his former student created a documentary film together. Read more…

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Throggs Neck

CASA Restaurant Hosts Autism Fundraiser

A local restaurant and lounge hosted an autism fundraiser. Read more…

King Team Stands Strong Against Alzheimer’s

A local councilman and his team wore purple in support of #thelongestday to #endALZ. Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

St. Patrick’s Home Hosts Centennial Celebration

St. Patrick’s Home Rehabilitation and Health Care Center honored several residents at an annual celebration. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

CB7 seeks input on curbing large-scale buildings

Concern that new development under the current R8 high-density zoning in Bedford Park and R6 and R8 zoning in Kingsbridge Heights may lead to the replacement of low scale housing with apartment buildings. Read more…

Tuesday, July 4, 2017


Beth Abe Elders Remember King Of Pop

Beth Abraham Center residents enjoyed a recent visit from a Michael Jackson impersonator. Read more…
Westchester Square

Huntington Free Library’s Free Book Giveaway

In honor of this year’s Fair @ the Square, the Huntington Free Library hosted a free book giveaway. Read more…
Morris Park

John Fraser Bryan Salutes P.S. 108 Grad

A local veterans posted presented a prestigious honor to a P.S. 108 graduate. Read more…
Westchester Square

Farina, Vacca Attend WSBID Meeting

The Westchester Square Business Improvement District had two special guests attend a recent meeting. Read more…

Parkchester resident to host dinner for late wife

Parkchester resident Alexander Rutherford, whose wife passed away in August due to scleroderma, an autoimmune disease. Read more…
Throggs Neck

P.O. Edward R. Bryne scholarships honor fallen hero

Larry Byrne, NYPD deputy commissioner of legal matters, and Ed Delatorre, Staten Island borough commander chief, awarded grants to two graduating students, after the students wrote essays about Larry’s brother Edward R. Byrne, a police officer who was killed in 1988 while on duty. Read more…

Monday, July 3, 2017


CDC Recognizes Diabetes Prevention

A Woodstock-based health group was recognized for its Diabetes Prevention Program. Read more…
Morris Park

Vacca Unveils P.S. 83’s Learning Garden

A local councilman joined others in celebrating the grand opening of a school garden and outdoor learning classroom space. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Whitehall Unveils Its Green Roof

A natural oasis was unveiled in Riverdale. Read more…
Grand Concourse

‘Adult Behavior’ pilot filmed at Bronx landmark

A historic Bronx landmark served as the setting for a potential television series. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck McDonald’s site to be refurbished

Plans have been submitted to demolish the current restaurant on east tremont Avenue and build a new one at the site. Read more…

Sunday, July 2, 2017


Vols Revitalize Banana Kelly Garden, Center

Volunteers rolled up their sleeves to help restore a local community garden and center. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Zoodohos Peghe’s PB Greek Festival

Bronxites enjoyed celebrating Greek culture at a popular neighborhood festival. Read more…

Fordham United Methodist Honors Rev. Curry

The Pastor/Staff Parish Relations Committee of Fordham United Methodist Church celebrated the 30th anniversary of its beloved pastor. Read more…
Pelham Bay

BAE Performs Senior Saturday Concerts

Councilman James Vacca and the Bronx Arts Ensemble have sponsored three Senior Saturday concerts throughout the summer. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fallen Tree Causes Bridge Traffic Woes

A fallen tree caused traffic delays near the Whitestone Bridge. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Work begins on Westchester Avenue bridge

A clearer picture of a major east Bronx bridge rehabilitation project is emerging. Read more…

Arson charges follow 5-alarm Olmstead Ave. fire

Three men were arrested last week in connection with illegal firework use that led to a five-alarm fire in Unionport that left almost two dozen residents homeless. Read more…

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Pelham Bay

Ancient Order Of Hibernians Golf Outing

The Ancient Order Of Hibernians Division 3 hosted a time honored tradition at Pelham Bay and Split Rock Golf Courses. Read more…

Chess Club Tourney At C.S. 112

A local chess club hosted an end of the academic year tournament for over 50 students. Read more…

NYBG’s Farmers Market Opens For Season

The New York Botanical Garden’s Farmers Market is now open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Wednesday inside the Mosholu Gate. Read more…
Concourse Village

Public Art Celebration At Joyce Kilmer Park

Bronxites feasted their eyes and ears at a recent public art celebration. Read more…

DEP Truck Overturns On Bruckner Expressway

Police and firefighters responded to an overturned NYC Department of Environmental Protection truck last week. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Peter Sullivan new CB 10 chairman

Community Board 10 has a new chairman whose heart is into volunteering in his community. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

E. 176th Street tenants call out abusive landlord

Earlier this week, tenants of 124 E. 176th Street rallied against their landlord, David David, for deplorable conditions, harassment and violation of rights at their residence. Read more…

Friday, June 30, 2017

Throggs Neck

Korony Post 253 Salutes Scholars, Officers

A local veterans post saluted several honorees at an annual event. Read more…
Pelham Bay

St. Theresa’s Church Hosts Annual St. Theresa Feast

Bronxites enjoyed five fun-filled days at a time honored neighborhood tradition. Read more…
Throggs Neck

AMVETS Post 38 Ladies Auxiliary Installs Officers

AMVETS Post 38 Ladies Auxiliary installed new officers for the 2017-2018 year. Read more…
Morris Park

Youth Leaders On The Move Scholarship Awards

Several local leaders and students were honored at a prestigious awards gala. Read more…
Co-op City

2 Injured As SUV Slams Into Chase Bank

Two people are recovering after their SUV smashed through a wall of a Co-op City Chase Bank last week. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sneaky mayor pulls fast one/Shooting range sound barrier not a certainty

Sound barriers for the Rodman’s Neck NYPD ranges have been a community request for over a generation – and they still don’t appear to be a certainty. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Throggs Neck Clipper on final voyage

The Throggs Neck Clipper Bar and Restaurant, an East Tremont establishment for two decades, will set sail into the sunset for good at the end of the month. Read more…

Saturday, June 3, 2017


Allerton Welcomes Summer With Block Party

The heavy rain didn’t spoil anyone’s fun at this year’s summertime festival. Read more…

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