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Thursday, March 15, 2018

Morris Park

Gjonaj At 5 Boros Leaders Day

Morris Park

Gjonaj At 5 Boros Leaders Day

Councilman Mark Gjonaj attended the 2nd annual Bronx Series of the Five Boroughs Community Leaders Recognition Day. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hospital Hosts IDNYC

During the month of February, Jacobi Hospital hosted IDNYC, a program providing free municipal identification for all NYC residents. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Helena School’s Dr. Seuss Day

Parkchester

St. Helena School’s Dr. Seuss Day

A local school celebrated the life and legacy of a famous children’s books author. Read more…
Westchester Square

EBHF Honors Angel Hernandez

Westchester Square

EBHF Honors Angel Hernandez

The East Bronx History Forum awarded Angel Hernandez, Bronx County Historical Society educational director, a certificate of appreciation for his presentation on ‘Bronx Brewing Legacy.’ Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

City Day of Action on Safety

The City’s Day of Action informed day laborers about the upcoming deadline for a mandatory 10-hour OSHA training. Read more…

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Westchester Square

Doll Making With Cinnamon Willis

Westchester Square

Doll Making With Cinnamon Willis

The Bronx Council on the Arts hosted a two-hour workshop emphasizing how to craft an art doll on Saturday, March 3 at Owen Dolen Recreation Center. Read more…
Concourse Village

HELPSY Donates Books To Students

HELPSY has partnered with the Book Fairies to provide free books for children in the local community. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman Players To Perform Mary Poppins

Cardinal Spellman High School’s student production of ‘Marry Poppins’ is bound to be supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Read more…
Woodlawn

Dr. Timothy McNiff Visits School

St. Barnabas High School students received a surprise visit from the superintendent of Schools of the Archdiocese of New York. Read more…
Van Nest

VNNA’s Inaugural Winter Clothes Drive

Van Nest

VNNA’s Inaugural Winter Clothes Drive

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance shared the warmth this winter season! Read more…
A park nestled near the Bronx Courthouse will house a meaningful interactive art installation. Read more…
Concourse Village

M.S. 325 says a lack of ESL teachers sealed its fate

Concourse Village

M.S. 325 says a lack of ESL teachers sealed its fate

A school in the south Bronx has been up in arms over what parents and teacheres said are broken promises. Read more…

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Concourse Village

Diaz Attends ‘Black Panther’ Movie

On Friday, February 16, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and The Shadow League co-hosted a screening of Marvel Studios’ ‘Black Panther,’ for volunteers from the Bronx Youth Corps and Bronx Fathers Taking Action group. Read more…
Baychester

Gjonaj Speaks At NEBA Meeting

Baychester

Gjonaj Speaks At NEBA Meeting

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was the keynote speaker at the Northeast Bronx Association’s meeting on Monday, February 26. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Youngsters Compete In PAL Tournament

Bronx Times Reporter

Youngsters Compete In PAL Tournament

Three hundred and forty Police Athletic League youngsters from all five boroughs competed in citywide tournaments during a fun-filled day of educational games and laughter. Read more…
Co-op City

Bailey Holds Black Wealth Panel

Co-op City

Bailey Holds Black Wealth Panel

Senator Jamaal Bailey hosted a roundtable at Co-op City on building wealth in the black community. Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Ben’s KoC Honors Brewski’s Owner

Brewski’s Bar and Grill owner Albert Torressen received a prestigious honor at this year’s dinner dance! Read more…
A new museum has opened in the heart of the south Bronx, but its location is far from the usual. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Brewery adds seasonal, limited edition beers

If you thought that Szechuan was only a sauce from McDonalds, think again. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Movement continues to maintain Hart Is. history, shoreline

Bronx Times Reporter

Movement continues to maintain Hart Is. history, shoreline

Questions about the integrity of the shoreline at a city burial ground on Hart Island are being raised even in the midst of an effort to recognize the island’s historical significance. Read more…

Monday, March 12, 2018

Soundview

Imperial Court NY Performs At Rehab Center

Bronx Center elders took a trip back to the 1980s! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Council Salutes Kosovan Independence

Bronx Times Reporter

Council Salutes Kosovan Independence

Several council members recently commemorated Kosova’s decade of independence. Read more…
City Island

Klein, Gjonaj Honor Jerry Demers

City Island

Klein, Gjonaj Honor Jerry Demers

Two local elected officials honored Jerry Demers, Warriors Football Club founder, during the league’s annual awards dinner. Read more…
Norwood

Bailey Discusses The Power Of Voting

Norwood

Bailey Discusses The Power Of Voting

In honor of Black History Month, Senator Jamaal Bailey discussed the power of the African American vote. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman Cheerleaders Make Nationals Top 5

Congratulations are in order for the Cardinal Spellman High School cheerleaders who earned two top five placing at this year’s Nationals in Orlando, FL. Read more…
Tremont

Parents protest C.S. 92 school-closure decision

Parents and students gathered outside the door of a school in 30-degree temperatures on a Tuesday morning to save their school. Read more…

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Morris Park

Calvary Hospital Honors Lucy Hernandez

Morris Park

Calvary Hospital Honors Lucy Hernandez

Calvary Hospital honored one of its own health professional who best embodies the spirit of their long-time employee, Meviar Smith. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj At General Welfare Committee Hearing

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently attended the General Welfare and Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Klein Visits TN Senior Center Elders

Throggs Neck

Klein Visits TN Senior Center Elders

A local senator paid a surprise visit to Throggs Neck Senior Center elders. Read more…
Fordham

AT&T Honors Fordham’s Mentors

Fordham

AT&T Honors Fordham’s Mentors

AT&T honored a helpful Fordham University educational program celebrating 15 years! Read more…
Fordham

2 Car Collision On Webster Avenue

Fordham

2 Car Collision On Webster Avenue

Firefighters responded to a two car collision on Monday, February 26 at 12:40 p.m. at 2543 Webster Avenue. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Serranos Honor Black History Trailblazers

Grand Concourse

Serranos Honor Black History Trailblazers

Congressman Jose Serrano and Senator Jose Serrano honored five distinguished local leaders at their annual Black History Month Celebration. Read more…
“I had been saying for years, if a hydrant is blocked five or six days a week then it’s that much more likely it will be blocked during an actual fire and look what happened,” Read more…
Pelham Bay

Eastern Vascular joins Columbia Presbyterian’s network

A medical care provider with roots in the community going back more than three decades is now affiliated with a new hospital and medical system. Read more…

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Morrisania

Boricua College Hosts Artist Exhibit

Morrisania

Boricua College Hosts Artist Exhibit

Boricua College hosted an artist exhibition and reception on Tuesday, February 27 at its Bronx Campus on 890 Washington Avenue. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj At Klein’s Black History Gala

Throggs Neck

Gjonaj At Klein’s Black History Gala

A local councilman congratulated several African American Bronx leaders on their various accomplishments and service to the borough. Read more…
Morris Park

Five Boroughs Leadership Ceremony

Morris Park

Five Boroughs Leadership Ceremony

The second annual Five Boroughs Leadership Awards Ceremony paid tribute to several local leaders going above and beyond to improve their communities and the world! Read more…
Mount Hope

Man Injured In Mount Hope Shooting

Mount Hope

Man Injured In Mount Hope Shooting

Police need your help finding a gunman wanted for injuring a man in Mount Hope. Read more…
R.A.I.N. Eastchester Neighborhood Senior Center hosted a Black History Month and Monthly Birthday Celebration Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Nor’easter takes down 230-year-old Mighty Oak

Bronx Times Reporter

Nor’easter takes down 230-year-old Mighty Oak

A majestic 230-year-old tree in Pelham Bay Park was one of the casualties of Winter Storm Riley. Read more…

Friday, March 9, 2018

A local school honored the memory of a slain police officer on the 30th anniversary of his tragic death. Read more…
Bedford Park

Lehman College Hosts ‘TICK-TOCK’ Opening Reception

Lehman College Art Gallery hosted the opening reception for ‘TICK-TOCK: Time in Contemporary Art’ on Wednesday, February 28. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx YMCA Hosts Funds Kick-Off

Morris Park

Bronx YMCA Hosts Funds Kick-Off

Bronx YMCA hosted its Kick-Off Dinner Celebration on Thursday, March 1 at F & J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
University Heights

Kids’ Comic Con Returns To BCC

The always action-paced Kids’ Comic Con announced its upcoming 12th annual celebration! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Hearing that the Cross Bronx Expressway was found to be America’s worst road is less than shocking to Bronxites. Read more…
Co-op City

Co-Op City residents win billboard battle

The Board of Standards and Appeals voted to halt construction on a massive monopole that would have glared into the residents’ homes. Read more…

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Soundview

Klein Attends CB9’s Senior Meeting

Senator Jeff Klein attended a recent Community Board 9 Senior Connected meeting. Read more…

Monday, March 5, 2018

Williamsbridge

Spellman Pilots Compete In CSHS Playoffs

Williamsbridge

Spellman Pilots Compete In CSHS Playoffs

Cardinal Spellman High School’s Pilots competed in this year’s CSHS playoffs! Read more…
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