Sections

Sign up for daily news e-mails!

CNG Radio

Brooklyn Paper Radio

Listen: ►iTunes ►RSS

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017

Westchester Square

Crowley, Benedetto Host B-T-S Giveaway

Westchester Square

Crowley, Benedetto Host B-T-S Giveaway

Two elected officials helped prepape summer campers for the back to school season. Read more…
Mott Haven

Lt. Gov. Hochul Visits Ghetto Film School

Mott Haven

Lt. Gov. Hochul Visits Ghetto Film School

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul stopped by Ghetto Film School to learn more about the program. Read more…
Morris Heights

Recording Studio Opens In Morris Heights

Morris Heights

Recording Studio Opens In Morris Heights

A new state-of-the-art recording studio has made Morris Heights its home. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Veterans to sponsor 13th CD candidate forum

A veterans group is holding a forum for the 13th City Council district’s candidates. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017

Morrisania

Claremont Family Day Honors Superintendent

The memory of a late NYCHA supertintendent was honored at a recent family celebration. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Bronx H.I.R.E. Job Fair At Bronx House

Pelham Parkway

Bronx H.I.R.E. Job Fair At Bronx House

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce, Senator Jeff Klein and Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj co-hosted a Bronx H.I.R.E. job fair. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Cardinal Theory Performs At Pel Bay Park

Pelham Bay

Cardinal Theory Performs At Pel Bay Park

Pelham Bay Park was alive with the sounds of music from the Bronx Arts Ensemble’s Summer Music 2017 Free Concert Series. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King, Labor Leaders Visit Virgin Islands

Bronx Times Reporter

King, Labor Leaders Visit Virgin Islands

A local councilman organized a four day retreat to the Caribbean for laborers and legislators. Read more…
A ribbon-cutting ceremony at Estella Diggs Park in Morrisania marked completion of the second phase of development to beautify the site. Read more…
Fordham

Homeless families destroy Crotona renters’ dream home

Paying tenants were tricked into moving to a building that serves predominently homeless families. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017

Morrisania

Triboro Center Hosts Be An Angel Day

Morrisania

Triboro Center Hosts Be An Angel Day

Triboro Center recently hosted its inaugural anti-violence celebration. Read more…
Westchester Square

International Family Day At The Square

Westchester Square

International Family Day At The Square

An annual cultural celebration was held for everyone’s amusement at Owen Dolen Park! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Youth Peform At Joy Dancing Beijing

Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Youth Peform At Joy Dancing Beijing

Local teens gave a crowd pleasing performance at China’s Beijing TV Theatre. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Grand Concourse Academy Charter School looks to future

As the Grand Concourse Academy Charter School prepares to add an eighth-grade when classes start on Monday, September 11, it has plans for the future in a new building. Read more…
Morris Park

Scrutiny of Columbus leaves many with ‘agita’

Statues of the Italian explorer could be removed due to his treatment of natives in the places he colonized, an act that would make many Italian-Americans livid. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 4, 2017

An annual event brought together local health champions for an evening of fun. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Espaillat Visits Kingbridge Terrace Vets

Kingsbridge Heights

Espaillat Visits Kingbridge Terrace Vets

A local congressman visited Jericho Project’s Kingsbridge Terrace Veterans Residence. Read more…
In a park not so far away, a local senator hosted a special screening of the latest ‘Star Wars’ flick. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNS presents its demands to 2800 Bruckner owner

The Throggs Neck Strong Coalition has formulated a list of community demands for a new commercial landlord in their community. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017

Pelham Parkway

49th Pct. Hosts Back To School Giveaway

Pelham Parkway

49th Pct. Hosts Back To School Giveaway

The 49th Precinct provided students free school supplies for the upcoming academic year. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Diaz Celebrates Pakistani Independence Day

Grand Concourse

Diaz Celebrates Pakistani Independence Day

The borough president met with Consul General of Pakistan in honor of the country’s Independence Day. Read more…
Castle Hill

Klein Funds Sack Wern, Clason Point Houses

Castle Hill

Klein Funds Sack Wern, Clason Point Houses

A local senator made a generous donation to two NYCHA developments. Read more…
A Longwood playground is undergoing a $8.6 million transformation. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bruckner Playground draws parent complaints

Illegal and unsavory activity at the Throggs Neck park has parents and local leaders talking Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017

Williamsbridge

47th Pct. Hosts School Supply Giveaway

Williamsbridge

47th Pct. Hosts School Supply Giveaway

A local police precinct helped students gear up for the upcoming school year. Read more…
Allerton

Congressman Crowley Tours Scheuer Gardens

The House Democratic Caucus chairman visited the senior housing community and held a roundtable discussion with advocates. Read more…
Mount Eden

Hundreds Protest Jerome Ave. Rezoning

Mount Eden

Hundreds Protest Jerome Ave. Rezoning

Hundreds of Bronxites, representing labor unions and community groups, marched in opposition to the city’s Jerome Avenue Rezoning Plan. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Firefighters Combat Kingsbridge Fire

Firefighters responded to a fire at 2623 Sedgwick Avenue on Tuesday, August 22 at 10:27 a.m. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Concern grows over Woodlawn senior project

New information divulged to local leaders and recent abrupt creation of homeless housing in new construction buildings have further raised concerns of Woodlawn residents about a proposed senior apartment complex. Read more…
Throggs Neck

The Neck’s St. Frances de Chantel celebrates 90th

A Throggs Neck house of worship is celebrating an important milestone. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 1, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronxites Celebrate Historic Solar Eclipse

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronxites Celebrate Historic Solar Eclipse

Bronxites wishing to view the historic solar eclipse traveled to different parts of the borough to witness this once in a lifetime phenomena. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throgs Neck Little League Hosts Family Day

Throggs Neck

Throgs Neck Little League Hosts Family Day

The Throgs Neck Little League’s Family Day was one ‘grand slam’ of a celebration! Read more…
Baychester

Baychester Houses Celebrates Family Day

Baychester

Baychester Houses Celebrates Family Day

Community and law enforcement members enjoyed celebrating a summer family tradition. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Senior Picnic At Surf Club On The Sound

Bronx Times Reporter

Senior Picnic At Surf Club On The Sound

Local elected officials and religious leaders celebrated with elders in New Rochelle. Read more…
Country Club

Drunk Driving Accident Kills Passenger

Country Club

Drunk Driving Accident Kills Passenger

A Norwalk, CT man is facing charges for a fatal accident over the weekend. Read more…
Summer maybe winding down, but that didn’t stop Bronxites from having a great time at North Central Bronx Hospital’s Back to School Health Fair. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

9/11 Memorial at Hutch Metro/Statue built from original WTC ruins

The borough will remember September 11th 2001 this year with a new monument in honor of the tragic and heroic events of that day. Read more…
Fallen Bronx Marine Cpl. Ramona M. Valdez was honored during a ceremony co-naming street signs after her at the intersection of Grand Concourse and Fordham Road on Saturday, August 26. Read more…
Classifieds

This week’s featured advertisers

See all ads
Community News Group

Don’t miss out!

Stay in touch with the stories people are talking about in your neighborhood:

Optional: Help us tailor our newsletters to you!