Thursday, March 2, 2017

Morris Park

Calvary Hospital Honors Stephanie Perkins-Veitch

Calvary Hospital recently honored a fellow employee who best exemplies a healing touch presence with patients and their family members. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Senator Klein Attends CB 10 Meeting

Senator Jeff Klein attended Community Board 10’s February general board meeting at the Jeanne Jugan Residence. Read more…

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Morris Park

Calvary Hospital Commends Quasha Morefield

Calvary Hospital formally recognized a unit secretary for her excellent work. Read more…

Holy Family School Celebrates 100th Day Of School

Holy Family School’s UPK students got creative celebrating their 100th day of school. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets With NYCHA Tenant Leaders

Councilman Rafael Salamanca met with NYCHA tenant association leaders to hear about budget needs, upcoming programming and other issues. Read more…
Westchester Square

Owen Dolen Rec Center design approved

A recreation center could soon get over $2 million in repairs. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Msgr. Scanlan meets Shakespeare

Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” is coming to Monsignor Scanlan for a scholarship fundraiser open to the community. Read more…

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017


Youth Leaders On The Move Travel To Albany

Youth Leaders on the Move traveled to Albany on Friday, February 17. Read more…

Police & Seniors Compete In Dominoes Tournament

Police and seniors enjoyed a fun-filled afternoon playing dominoes on Thursday, February 16 at Casa Boricua Senior Center-Neighborhood Shoppe. Read more…
West Farms

Salamanca Funds 1880 Boston Road Senior Housing

Councilman Rafael Salamanca helped tighten the first bolt for new senior housing at 1880 Boston Road. Read more…

St. Barnabas Hospital Serve Birthday Cake To Patient

St. Barnabas Hospital’s Food and Nutrition Department served a Valentine’s birthday cake to patient to help brighten his spirit. Read more…

PS 205 joins Nat Geo’s Big Cat Initiative

National Geographic chose students from P.S. 205 to join in it’s Big Cat Initiative which serves as both a movement to help endangered cats in parts of Africa and teach students about big cat conservation. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

CB7, City Planning discuss downzoning Mosholu

Residents supporting the downzoning of Mosholu Parkway finally got their chance to present their argument to the Department of City Planning. Read more…

Monday, Feb. 27, 2017


Music Heritage Center Screens ‘Nana Dijo’

The Bronx Music Heritage Center screened ‘Nana Dijo: Irresolute Radiography of Black Consciousness’ on Friday, February 17. Read more…

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Grand Concourse

Borough President Diaz Celebrates Dominican Heritage

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. formally recognized a few exemplary leaders at his annual Dominican Heritage celebration at Hostos Community College. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

49th’s CO Alps Attends PPNA Meeting

Captain Thomas Alps, 49th Precinct commanding officer, discussed crime statistics at Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association’s monthly meeting at Bronx House. Read more…

Irene Wormley Celebrates 108th

A Bronx Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare resident recently celebrated an incredible milestone. Read more…
University Heights

Electeds, Miss USA Host 22nd Annual ‘Valentine’s For Veterans’

Local elected officials and Miss USA Deshauna Barber celebrated Valentine’s Day with former service members residing at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Peters VA Hospital to get Fisher Houses

A planned addition to the James J. Peters VA medical center in Kingsbridge should provide peace of mind to patient’s families. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Mayor discusses ed issues at town hall meeting

Education took center stage during Mayor de Blasio’s Tuesday, February 22 Northwest Bronx Town Hall at In-Tech Academy in Kingsbridge. Read more…

Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017

Westchester Square

Be My Valentine At Huntington Free Library

The Huntington Free Library helped spread the love this Valentine’s Day season. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx Chamber, Ridgewood Savings Bank Celebrate Valentine’s Day

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce and Ridgewood Savings Bank celebrated a Valentine Networking event on Wednesday, February 15. Read more…

Salamanca Visits Villa Maria Homes

Councilman Rafael Salamanca visited Villa Maria Homes residents to discuss some important developments. Read more…

NY Botanical Garden Celebrates Black History

The New York Botanical Garden commemorated Black History Month with its annual cultural celebration at Ross Hall and Ross Gallery. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Diaz, Healthfirst Serve 10th Annual Sweetheart Luncheon

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Healthfirst co-hosted the tenth annual Bronx Sweetheart Luncheon in honor of local couples who have been married 50 years or more. Read more…
Hunts Point

Train Derailment At Oak Point Rail Yard

An investigation is being conducted on a recent train derailment at Oak Point Rail Yard. Read more…

Airbnb Hosts 22,000 In Bronx in 2016

According to a Wednesday, February 15 release from the home sharing company, 22,000 tourists stayed in the Bronx through Airbnb in 2016, which is up 107 percent - or approximately 11,000 - from 2015. Read more…

Bronx renewal schools protest possible closing

Students at a Morrisania middle school facing closure held a march after school last week hoping to draw attention to what they say is unfair targeting by the NYC Department of Education. Read more…

Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017


Bronx Dems Host Winter Reception

The Bronx Democratic County Committee celebrated its annual Winter Reception on Wednesday, February 15 at Billy’s Sports Bar. Read more…
Bedford Park

Community Board 7 Salutes Local Veterans

Community Board 7 saluted its local veterans and their loved ones who helped them accomplish great feats in their lives. Read more…
University Heights

MJHS Hospice Spread Valentine Cheer To Residents

MJHS Hospice Muriel and Harold Block Residence helped spread the love to residents for Valentine’s Day. Read more…
Bedford Park

Jerome Ave. Parking Garage Collapses

At least 20 cars were damaged after a 2-story parking garage suffered a collapse early Sunday morning. Read more…

Leptospirosis cluster kills one, sickens 2

Elected officials and Grand Concourse residents are demanding change after a rare bacterial disease claimed a person’s life. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Arrest made in connection to TN burglary pattern

Kiran McClain, a 23-year old white male, was recently arrested after being connected to last month’s burglary pattern in Throggs Neck. Read more…

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017

Morris Park

Bronx Commemorates Kosovo’s 9th Year of Independence

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and the Bronx’s Albanian community commemorated Kosovo’s independence with a special cultural event. Read more…

St. Barnabas Mammography Unit Visits Triboro Center

St. Barnabas Mobile Mammography Unit paid a visit to Triboro Center. Read more…

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met for its monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 14 at Odyssey House. Read more…

Brothers Killed After Car Slams Into Tree

Two brothers lost their lives in a fatal crash in Wakefield. Read more…
Spencer Estate

Illegal trucks towed, fined/45th removes stored semis from park area

Aggressive NYPD enforcement of parking laws should help keep Bruckner Boulevard clear of illegally parked commercial vehicles. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Bronx Zoo closeup on Animal Planet show

The new series, ‘The Zoo’, was filmed at the Bronx Zoo over the course of several months last year in conjunction with the zoo and its staff, and gives a behind the scenes view of the daily work done to care for the park’s thousands of animal residents. Read more…

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

Throggs Neck

Two-family homes being built on Miles Avenue

A new row of two-family homes that will become 2626-2634 Miles Avenue are currently being developed between Robinson and Davis avenues. Read more…

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017

Morris Park

Bronx YMCA Hosts Annual Fundraising Campaign

The Bronx YMCA served up an evening of fun, food and fellowship for everyone on Friday, February 17 at F&J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
Hunts Point

Salamanca Salutes 41st Precinct Officers

Councilman Rafael Salamanca commended two 41st Precinct officers for helping to solve the case surrounding a dismembered body found at a local waste transfer station. Read more…

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