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Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

Grand Concourse

REACH Swim Academy welcomes all kids

The program welcomes children with physical and intellectual disabilities, such as those with autism, cerebral palsy and down syndrome. Read more…
Country Club

Providence Rest Celebrates Mardi Gras

Providence Rest celebrated its Mardi Gras Card Party to the delight of seniors and staff members in attendance. Read more…

Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017


474-unit residence planned at Whitlock Ave.

The Ader Group is currently planning to construct a development at 1125 Whitlock Avenue, which will include nearly 500 residential units and 15,000 square feet of commercial space. Read more…

NWBCCC Hosts Community Meeting

Local elected officials attended the Northwest Bronx Community and Clergy Coalition’s annual meeting at Monroe College. Read more…

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017

Kingsbridge Heights

Affordable senior housing opens in Riverdale

Kingsbridge Heights

Affordable senior housing opens in Riverdale

Elected officials and community members participated in a ribbon cutting on Friday, February 3, for the new 11-story, 85-unit Van Cortlandt Green at 6469 Broadway. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Confetti Hosts ‘Trolls’ Painting Party

Pelham Bay

Confetti Hosts ‘Trolls’ Painting Party

Young artists got creative celebrating Confetti Party Place’s ‘Trolls’ painting party. Read more…

Monday, Feb. 20, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

Four Bronx Catholic schools set to close

Earlier this month, the Archdiocese of New York announced that four Catholic schools, St. Peter & Paul School, St. Mary School, Visitation School and St. Ann School, will close at the end of the academic school year. Read more…

Shoelace Park’s future tied to users’ needs

The $3.15 million allocated to the project will go towards safety improvements for pedestrians and and cyclists, enhancing the entrances, and to create a more defined greenway. Read more…
Bronxites looking for some great Valentine’s Day deals visited a pop up shop at Confetti Party Place. Read more…

Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017

Bronx Times Reporter

45th council: create Rodman’s advisory board

A precinct community council has reached out with a request. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

FVCP: 25 years of protecting a park’s beauty

A grassroots organization dedicated improving Van Cortlandt Park is turning 25. Read more…
Pelham Bay

La Reina Del Barrio Celebrates Mardi Gras

Pelham Bay

La Reina Del Barrio Celebrates Mardi Gras

Confetti Party Place and La Reina Del Barrio Inc. got creative celebrating Mardi Gras. Read more…
Castle Hill

Castle Hill Seniors Celebrates Valentine’s Day

Senator Ruben Diaz, Sr.; Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda and Senator Jeff Klein celebrated Valentine’s Day with Castle Hill Senior Center residents. Read more…

Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017

Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park Volunteer hose honors ‘Nam vet

Edgewater Park FD Honors Vietnam Vet with American Flag made of Fire Hose Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Patrick’s honors 17 friends ‘posthumously’

Marching in the 19th Annual Throggs Neck will be family members of posthumously honored community members. Read more…
Calvary Hospital recently honored a registered nurse for her excellence in patient care. Read more…

Fire Kills Eldery Parkchester Resident

A retired postal worker was the victim of a fatal fire last week in Parkchester. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Scanlan’s Cantad! At Leadership Summit

Throggs Neck

Scanlan’s Cantad! At Leadership Summit

Monsignor Scanlan High School’s Cantad! gave a crowd pleasing performance for this year’s High School Leadership Summit. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

More than a year after a ShopRite chain owner announced it would be moving into the site of the former Key Food in Bruckner Plaza, residents are still waiting for work to begin. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Tasered man’s family to sue city for $10M

The family of a Pelham Bay man who died after being Tasered twice by a NYPD sergeant last year plan to sue the city for $10 million. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

It’s time to boycott the Knicks — and James Dolan

How do we fix the problem at Madison Square Garden? By hitting it in the pocketbook, says our columnist. Read more…
Pelham Bay

P.S. 71 students hear Holocaust stories

Students at P.S. 71 gathered on Monday, February 13, to listen to stories from Harlem native Rebekah Bieber, daughter and granddaughter of Holocaust survivors. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Bronx Polar Bears Take The Plunge

The Bronx Polar Bears took the plunge for a worthy cause. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Blizzard Blankets Man and Beast In Snow

Bronx Times Reporter

Blizzard Blankets Man and Beast In Snow

The winter season’s biggest snowstorm yet transformed the Bronx into a winter wonderland on Thursday, February 8. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017


2 Injured In Belmont House Fire

An early Friday house fire in Belmont has left two people injured. Read more…
Schneps Community News Group

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