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Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017

Senator Jeff Klein and Shop Rite officials donated more than 80 turkeys to Sack Wern Houses and Clason Point Gardens residents two weeks before Thanksgiving. Read more…
Concourse

Bigs In Blue Program At I.S. 218

Concourse

Bigs In Blue Program At I.S. 218

A program designed to create positive conversations between police officers and at-risk youth was launched at I.S. 218. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Honors NBA Player DeMarree Carroll

A local councilman honored a NBA player. Read more…
An informative PSA video was aired during an annual event aimed at helping tobacco users quit. Read more…
Castle Hill

St. Andrews Village homeowners upset by new neighbors

A new program opening in a home in Castle Hill has made community members concerned. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017

Eastchester

King Shares Male Empowerment Wisdom

Eastchester

King Shares Male Empowerment Wisdom

Councilman Andy King participated in a panel discussion highlighting male empowerment at the Eastchester Church of God. Read more…
Hunts Point

Baldor Distributes Thanksgiving Meals

Hunts Point

Baldor Distributes Thanksgiving Meals

Three local organizations helped provide local families some much needed Thanksgiving cheer! Read more…
Edgewater Park

Edgewater Fire Dept. Hosts Blood Drive

The Edgewater Park Volunteer Fire Department held a blood drive for the holiday season. Read more…
Parkchester

Sepulveda, DSNY Distribute Turkeys

Parkchester

Sepulveda, DSNY Distribute Turkeys

Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda and Sanitation team that aided in Puerto Rico hurricane relief distribute turkeys to those who fled to New York. Read more…
City Island

City Island’s Legion Triangle left turn approved by DOT

Now that the new City Island Bridge is open, a problem that arose during its reconstruction appears to have been resolved. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Fishmans sponsor 34th Thanksgiving Turkey Drive

An annual drive to feed the needy of the southern Bronx continues at a new location. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017

A new diabetes relief center has opened its doors to the south Bronx community. Read more…
Concourse

911 Walton Ave. Tenants Rally For Change

Concourse

911 Walton Ave. Tenants Rally For Change

Tenants rallied against unsafe building conditions and long overdue and urgent repairs at their residence. Read more…
University Heights

Diaz Celebrates Puerto Rican Heritage

The borough president honored several leaders at his Puerto Rican Heritage Celebration. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Relief Concert Helps PR First Responders

Grand Concourse

Relief Concert Helps PR First Responders

The NYS Shields presents Hurricane Relief Concert to Benefit First Responders Puerto Rico Police sponsored by the NYC Police Hispanic Society at Hostos Community College Center for the Arts & Culture. Read more…
Plans for residential housing for homeless veterans and seniors got a boost from Community Board 12 at its meeting on Thursday, November 16. Read more…
A film crew shot some scenes from the TV series ‘The Americans’ on E. Tremont Avenue in the Bronx on Tuesday, November 21. Read more…

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

Tremont

Daffodil Project At Tremont Park

A living memorial to the victims of 9/11 took root at Tremont Park. Read more…
Country Club

Villa Maria Academy Celebrates Vets Day

Villa Maria Academy’s first graders recently celebrated a Veterans Day tribute with veterans and active duty members. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx Chamber Salutes Five Veterans

Morris Park

Bronx Chamber Salutes Five Veterans

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce saluted several distinguished local veterans at its annual celebration. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

PNNA Hosts Monthly Meeting

Pelham Parkway

PNNA Hosts Monthly Meeting

The Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association hosted its monthly meeting at Bronx House. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rite Aid Foundation donates $10K to Bronx youth center

Bronx Times Reporter

Rite Aid Foundation donates $10K to Bronx youth center

The Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents program has honored Bervin Harris of the Renaissance Youth Center in the Bronx as a recipient of its first-ever KIDCHAMP award, a $10,000 check. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fordham Prep distributes food to Bronx charities

Bronx Times Reporter

Fordham Prep distributes food to Bronx charities

Students at Fordham Prep are helping feed the hungry this holiday season. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017

Woodstock

Casita Maria Hosts Growing Up Gonzalez Performance

Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education served as the stage for ‘Growing Up Gonzalez’ written and directed by Felix Rojas and performed by Andres ‘Chulisi’ Rodriguez. Read more…
Westchester Square

Puppet Making With Lucrecia Novoa

An talented artist taught youngsters how to create their very own puppets. Read more…
Soundview

Alex Ortega Honored By NYSERDA

Soundview

Alex Ortega Honored By NYSERDA

Alex Ortega was the proud recipient of NYS Research and Development Authority’s Empowerment Program on Thursday, November 16. Read more…
Soundview

Illegal Livery Cabbie Injures Riders

Soundview

Illegal Livery Cabbie Injures Riders

A 19-year-old Brooklyn man is facing charges following a multi-vehicle accident. Read more…
St. Francis Xavier School eighth graders and their teachers competed in their school’s annual volleyball game. Read more…
Wakefield

Young Wakefield author pens first novel, ‘97’

An aspiring new author has penned a novel he hopes that young people will relate to and find inspirational. Read more…
Throggs Neck

1st Lutheran Church of TN celebrates milestone in faith

The First Lutheran Church of Throggs was able to celebrate their 95th anniversary the same year as the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Read more…

Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017

Soundview

Foliage & Fun Honors Our Veterans

Soundview

Foliage & Fun Honors Our Veterans

Several decorated veterans were recently honored for their service and community work. Read more…
A local Pre-K center received the gift of music in a creative way. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Casa Celebrates Relaunch Party

Fun was on the menu at Casa Restaurant’s Relaunch Party! Read more…
Mount Hope

Mt. Hope Housing’s Thanksgiving Dinner

The Mount Hope Housing Company provided some much needed Thanksgiving cheer to local families. Read more…
Parkchester

School Bus Goes Up In Flames

Parkchester

School Bus Goes Up In Flames

Firefighters responded to a call of a school bus on fire at 1101 Zerega Avenue. Read more…
The Sheridan Exhibition Space presented the two-part series Starlight Park and the 1918 World Exposition of Science, Art and Industry. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

NYC Public Advocate names the worst Bronx landlords

The annual 100 Worst Landlords list includes many landlords who own properties in our borough. Read more…
Co-op City

Retired history teacher shares her account of the 1970s

The Bronx is no longer burning and Linda Powell has aimed to recount the revitalization of the borough. Read more…

Friday, Nov. 24, 2017

Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park Hosts Annual Ragamuffin Parade

An annual neighborhood tradition welcomed the upcoming holiday season. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNCAP Hosts Opioid Town Hall

Throggs Neck

TNCAP Hosts Opioid Town Hall

An important town hall meeting was held addressing opioid abuse and addiction. Read more…
Allerton

Talitha Cumi’s Human Trafficking March

Talitha Cumi Urban Etiquette Leadership Academy hosted a human trafficking awareness march in Allerton. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Metro Urgicare Opens On Concourse

Grand Concourse

Metro Urgicare Opens On Concourse

Metro Urgicare celebrated the grand opening of its newest center at 2202 Grand Concourse. Read more…
Belmont

Homeless Man Stabs Security Guards

Police shot and killed a knife wielding homeless man who attacked two security guards. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman Wins CHSFL A Championship

Cardinal Spellman High School’s Pilots took home gold at this year’s championship game! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Student shift plan reviewed/SD 8 proposes massive zoning changes

Proposed plans for zoning changes in school district 8 were discussed at a town hall meeting Monday, November 20, at the Bronx Delta School, 650 Hollywood Avenue. Read more…
The commissioner of the NYC Department of Social Services responded to reports in the Bronx Times Reporter over a homeless shelter opening at 233 Landing Road in University Heights. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017

Woodstock

Casita Maria Hosts EmpowHERment! Summit

Woodstock

Casita Maria Hosts EmpowHERment! Summit

Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education presented the EmpowHERment! SmART Leaders Teen Summit featuring young women of color are leaders, activists and artists. Read more…

Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017

Morrisania

Triboro Center honors war veterans

Triboro Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing held an event to celebrate the military veterans at their facility Read more…

Monday, Nov. 20, 2017

The new Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure is now open after dark for an exciting night climbing experience. Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure is an aerial climbing experience featuring seven ropes courses of varying skill levels, and a zipline that runs more than 400 feet across the Bronx River and back, 50 feet above the water. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017

Throggs Neck

Villa Maria Academy annual card party

Throggs Neck

Villa Maria Academy annual card party

Guild members Johnna Messina and Karin O’Connor are surrounded by raffle prizes during Villa Maria Academy Mothers’ Guild’s 65th annual card party. The guild presented its 65th annual card party/dinner Bridge on Thursday, November 9, at 7 p.m. at Marina de Rey Caterers. Read more…

Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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