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Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

Barrientos Earns Mariano Rivera Scholarship

Bronx Times Reporter

Barrientos Earns Mariano Rivera Scholarship

A local high schooler earned a prestigious scholarship for her academic excellence and community service. Read more…
Mott Haven

Yankees’ Brett Gardner Visits P.S. 43

Mott Haven

Yankees’ Brett Gardner Visits P.S. 43

A New York Yankees player helped distribute new running shoes to local students. Read more…
Pelham Bay

OLA Celebrates Back To School BBQ

A Pelham Bay elementary school welcomed children and their families in celebrating a brand new academic season. Read more…

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017

A baseball legend volunteered his time and service to help others renovate a Bronx school. Read more…
Van Nest

J&S Caring Food Pantry Opens In VN

Van Nest

J&S Caring Food Pantry Opens In VN

A pop-up/mobile food pantry celebrated its grand opening at 1811 Victor Street. Read more…
Allerton

Mind-Builders Hosts Open House Fest

Allerton

Mind-Builders Hosts Open House Fest

A local creative arts center painted the town red at its fourth annual Open House Street Festival and Youth Talent Contest! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Success Academy, Charter School For The Arts Write To Mayor

Parents delivered 3,561 letters to Mayor de Blasio demanding space for Success Academy and Bronx Charter School for the Arts. Read more…
Parkchester

‘No kill’ animal shelter needs $$$ to make move

The only ‘no-kill’ animal shelter in the Bronx has hopes of relocating to a donated property, and is trying to raise money to renovate it to house the animals. Read more…

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017

Mott Haven

Cognizant Training Center Grand Opening

Mott Haven

Cognizant Training Center Grand Opening

A global leader in business, digital and technology services opened a new training center in Port Morris. Read more…
Westchester Square

Huntington Library Hosts Poetry Workshops

Westchester Square

Huntington Library Hosts Poetry Workshops

A Westchester Square library will host a series of free poetry workshops. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Electeds Donate Flags For Vets’ Day Parade

Throggs Neck

Electeds Donate Flags For Vets’ Day Parade

Three local elected officials donated 100 American flags to a veterans post preparing for its annual Veterans’ Day Parade. Read more…
Parkchester

Cardinal Dolan Celebrates St. Raymond’s 175th

A local parish celebrating an incredible milestone recently had a Mass celebrated by Cardinal Timothy Dolan. Read more…
Morrisania

WHEDco selects first new president in 25 years

The baton of leadership has been passed at one of the borough’s leading community development organizations. Read more…

Monday, Oct. 2, 2017

Fordham

BCHN Hosts Health & Wellness Fair

Fordham

BCHN Hosts Health & Wellness Fair

A local health network hosted a fun-filled wellness fair at Fordham Plaza. Read more…
Concourse

Diaz Celebrates Ecuadorian Heritage

Concourse

Diaz Celebrates Ecuadorian Heritage

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. honored four distinguished leaders at his annual cultural celebration. Read more…
Castle Hill

Senator Jeff Klein Visits, Funds P.S. 107

Castle Hill

Senator Jeff Klein Visits, Funds P.S. 107

A local senator made a generous donation to P.S. 107. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman Hosts Freshman Welcome Potluck

Williamsbridge

Spellman Hosts Freshman Welcome Potluck

A local high school welcomed freshman and their families in celebration of a brand new academic year. Read more…
The Hub

Bronx Civic Center to receive $10 million state grant

The Bronx Hub was named the recipient of a prominent development award. Read more…
One of the borough’s successful businesspeople was remembered with a street renaming in his honor recently. Read more…

Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017

Morris Park

Monte Babies Enjoy Half Mile Fun Run

Morris Park

Monte Babies Enjoy Half Mile Fun Run

A local hospital hosted a half mile run/walk around campus in honor of Neonatal Intensive Care Awareness Month. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz Hosts Grandparents Luncheon

Morris Park

Diaz Hosts Grandparents Luncheon

The borough president celebrated with local grandparents at Applebee’s. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Kips Bay Hosts Bonano Memorial Run

Throggs Neck

Kips Bay Hosts Bonano Memorial Run

The Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club paid tribute to a late law enforcement officer at its annual memorial 5K run. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman H.S. Celebrates Homecoming

A local high school welcomed students and their families in celebrating an academic tradition. Read more…
Soundview

Handcuffed Man Jumps From Bruckner

Soundview

Handcuffed Man Jumps From Bruckner

A young man arrested by state troopers is recovering after jumping off of the Bruckner Expressway. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Leaders: does Rodman’s Neck design RFP address noise?

Community leaders in the east Bronx who have been following the plans to redevelop the Rodman’s Neck NYPD firing range are looking for specifics. Read more…
Morris Heights

Morris Heights PO named for Dr. Roscoe Brown, Jr.

The Morris Heights Post Office was renamed for Dr. Roscoe C. Brown Jr. during a ceremony hosted by Congressman Jose E. Serrano on Wednesday, September 20. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017

Westchester Square

AATT Academy Begins Fall Registration

A dance education program will offer local boys and girls comprehensive lessons in many types of performing arts. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Crotona Park Running Club Hosts Run/Walk

Crotona Park East

Crotona Park Running Club Hosts Run/Walk

A local running club hosted the third installment of its popular 5K Run/Walk. Read more…
Allerton

Donations Sent To Hurricane Victims

Allerton

Donations Sent To Hurricane Victims

Local elected officials and community members lent a helping hand to families impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston Celebrates 70 Years Of Excellence

Throggs Neck

Preston Celebrates 70 Years Of Excellence

A local high school recently commemorated an important milestone. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Car Crashes Into Williamsbridge Home

A young woman was arrested after crashing her Dodge Dart into a 3-story private home. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Mayor not invited to march in Bronx Columbus Parade

Mark your calendars – the Bronx Columbus Day Parade is coming up on Sunday, October 8! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Boxing champ Jake LaMotta’s ties to the Bronx recalled

A local businessman who bought the former Jake LaMotta house on Pelham Parkway recalled memories of the Bronx boxer who passed away recently in Florida. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 29, 2017

Fordham

NYBG Celebrates Fiesta De Flores

The New York Botanical Garden’s Fiesta de Flores was a ‘blooming success’ with guests! Read more…
Grand Concourse

Food & Wine Festival Celebrates ‘Hip Hop For Hunger’

The historic Andrew Freedman Home became the ‘Hip Hop Mansion’ in honor of a lively charitable celebration! Read more…
Woodstock

FDNY Combats East 152nd Street Fire

Firefighters responsed to a fifth floor fire at 815 E. 152nd Street. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

St. Augustine Church Godmother Banks passes, 100

The Godmother of St. Augustine Our Lady of Victory Church has earned her angel wings. Read more…
Throggs Neck

CB 10 decking plan suggested/Group pushes Bruckner Blvd. idea to add parking

Community and business leaders in Waterbury-LaSalle are seeking to resurrect an idea that could ease a parking crunch in their community. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx hurricane relief efforts underway

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx hurricane relief efforts underway

A press conference Sunday, September 24, announcing the kickoff of a Bronx relief drive for people of the Caribbean islands devastated by recent hurricanes, was among severl local relief efforts. Read more…
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