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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz, Sr. travels to DR for taxi industry

On Monday, April 2, Councilman Ruben Diaz Sr. travelled to the Dominican Republic on a five day trip. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Supports Equal Pay Day At City Hall

Although New York has made progress towards gender equality and women’s rights, Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined the fight for equal pay in honor of National Equal Pay Day. Read more…
Morrisania

King At Nat’l Action Network Meeting

Morrisania

King At Nat’l Action Network Meeting

The borough president hosted a spiritually filling concert for Co-op City’s faithful. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Council Celebrates Garifuna Heritage Day

Councilman Rafael Salamanca, the Bronx Delegation and the BLAC honored Garifuna Hertiage Day at City Hall. Read more…
Van Nest

DOT Commissioner Attends VNNA Meeting

Van Nest

DOT Commissioner Attends VNNA Meeting

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance’s monthly meeting featured a special guest speaker from the NYC Department of Transportation. Read more…
Sitting in between Webster Avenue and Parkside Place near the low 200 streets, the development lays on a steep elevation of 40 feet. Read more…
Bedford Park

Kerry Washington Honored By Lehman College

Bedford Park

Kerry Washington Honored By Lehman College

Lehman College paid homage to several local illuminaries at its half century in the making gala event! Read more…

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Supports Community Health Centers

Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Supports Community Health Centers

Congressman Joseph Crowley was honored by Urban Health Plan staff and patients for his years of leadership and advocacy on behlaf of community health centers. Read more…
City Island

Gjonaj At City Island LL Opening Day

City Island

Gjonaj At City Island LL Opening Day

Despite the frigid spring weather, Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined the City Island Little League on their Opening Day Ceremony. Read more…
Co-op City

King Meets Local 1707, Brightside Academy

Co-op City

King Meets Local 1707, Brightside Academy

Councilman Andy King recently met with Local 1707’s Andrew Hackman and Brightside Academy members at his district office to discuss numerous important issues. Read more…
Melrose

Salamanca Kicks-Off Participatory Budgeting

South Bronxites traveled to polling sites around District 17 from Saturday, April 7 to Sunday, April 15 to vote on a number of community projects they want to see funded. Read more…
The Throggs Neck Memorial American Legion Post 1456 Ladies Auxiliary saluted Vietnam War veterans at an appreciation luncheon. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Boogie Down at the Bronx Zoo puts Bx culture on display

When MCs like Melle Mel and Caz get back in a studio you know it’s the real deal. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Mind-Builders Academy celebrates 40th anniversary

Williamsbridge

Mind-Builders Academy celebrates 40th anniversary

A local organization bringing the wonder of the arts into the lives of children reached an important milestone. Read more…

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Morris Park

Camp Bronx Fund Inaugural Awards Gala

Morris Park

Camp Bronx Fund Inaugural Awards Gala

The Camp Bronx Fund held its Inaugural Gala and Awards Celebration at F and J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
City Island

Temple Beth-El Hosts Gala Dinner

Temple Beth-El of City Island paid tribute to three extraordinary honorees at its 84th annual celebration. Read more…
Eastchester

Eastchester Houses Marks MLK’s Death

Eastchester

Eastchester Houses Marks MLK’s Death

Councilman Andy King and Eastchester Houses Tenants Association members marked the 50th anniversary of Re. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Joanne Cicero, Edson Segovia At PPNA Meeting

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association hosted its monthly meeting at Bronx House. Read more…
Fordham

Torres, NYBG Hold Senior Appreciation Day

Councilman Ritchie Torres and the New York Botanical Garden honored several local elders at a prestigious ceremony. Read more…
Concourse

Students spotlight town hall on gun violence

The youth of the borough are not finished talking about gun violence. Read more…
All pets are welcome at this pet hospital in Pelham Bay. Read more…

Monday, April 23, 2018

Bedford Park

32nd Senate Special Election Debate

Bedford Park

32nd Senate Special Election Debate

Bronxites tuned into BronxNet’s ‘BronxTalk’ on Monday, April 9 for an exciting on-air 32nd Senate District Special Election Debate. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Big John’s Moving Funds KHCC Van

Kingsbridge Heights

Big John’s Moving Funds KHCC Van

Kingsbridge Heights Community Center will receive a new 15 seat van this spring courtesy of Big John’s Moving, Inc. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Post 1456 Hosts Baby Shower

Throggs Neck

Post 1456 Hosts Baby Shower

The Throggs Neck Memorial American Legion Post 1456’s Ladies Auxiliary from American hosted a baby shower for veterans of the VA Hospital. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Shed Fire At 1281 Bradford Avenue

Throggs Neck

Shed Fire At 1281 Bradford Avenue

Firefighters responded to a shed fire at 1281 Bradford Avenue. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNLL Holds Opening Day Parade, Ceremony

Throggs Neck

TNLL Holds Opening Day Parade, Ceremony

In honor of its 68th annual Opening Day ceremonies, the Throgs Neck Little League hosted a parade for its T-ball teams. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Bronx public schools plan federal lawsuit vs DOE

With the proposed closure of Crotona Academy High School, one thing was very apparent: fellow schools in the Bronx were not letting them go through this alone. Read more…
“Tenants are facing deplorable conditions including lack of heat and hot water, leaks, mold, inadequate appliances, unsatisfactory repairs and services, decrepit mail boxes, rodents, roaches, a negligent superintendent and repeated harassment by the landlord and superintendent.” Read more…

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Allerton

Beth Abe Residents Enjoy Milestones

Allerton

Beth Abe Residents Enjoy Milestones

Beth Abraham Center hosted a double birthday party for two residents celebrating incredible milestones! Read more…
Allerton

Gun Violence Discussion At St. Cath’s

Allerton

Gun Violence Discussion At St. Cath’s

A local assemblyman met with students to discuss the scourge of gun violence plaguing schools across the nation. Read more…
City Island

Focal Point Gallery Exhibits Young Artists

City Island

Focal Point Gallery Exhibits Young Artists

The Focal Point Gallery hosted an opening reception for its Young Artist Exhibition. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Holds Discussion With Visions

Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Holds Discussion With Visions

Councilman Mark Gjonaj met with VISIONS Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Klein, Jacobi’s SUV Reception

Bronx Times Reporter

Klein, Jacobi’s SUV Reception

Stand Up to Violence toasted several exemplary community at its third annual awards gala. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Car Fire In Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay

Car Fire In Pelham Bay

Firefighters responded to a car fire on Friday, April 13 around 9:30 p.m. between Middletown Road and Mayflower Avenue. Read more…
Soundview

Sepulveda Co-Sponsors Job Fair

Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda is hailing his recent job fair at ‘major success.’ Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

DDC begins repairs of manholes in the Bronx

Bronx Times Reporter

DDC begins repairs of manholes in the Bronx

Be sure to check the traffic on your daily commute for construction. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

From boots to heels: meet the GI vying for Mrs. America

Her journey from military to mascara is a unique one to say the least. Read more…

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Woodstock

P.S. 62 Students Learn Artistic Expression

Students learned how to express themselves through the arts! Read more…
Concourse Village

BP Diaz, Chancellor Carranza At P.S. 359

Concourse Village

BP Diaz, Chancellor Carranza At P.S. 359

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and recently appointed NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza toured P.S. 359. Read more…
Morris Park

Gjonaj Attends P.S. 108 Art Contest

Morris Park

Gjonaj Attends P.S. 108 Art Contest

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently paid a visit to P.S. 108 to meet with the school’s Student Art Contest winning youngsters! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Denounces Unfair Labor Practices

Bronx Times Reporter

King Denounces Unfair Labor Practices

A local councilman joined many in protesting Spectrum/Charter’s unfair labor practices and negotiations.. Read more…
Concourse Village

Man Killed In Foxhurst Fire

Police are investigating after a man was killed in a blaze in Foxhurst. Read more…
Two local elected officials visited Melrose Senior Center elders. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Victory is sweet for first-time competitors P.S. 83. Read more…
The borough’s first ferry service in the 21st century is right on schedule. Read more…

Friday, April 20, 2018

The Fordham Road Business Improvement District and BombaYo’s Dr. Drum presented Fordham Fever Friday’s Bomba Community Workshop at Muller Triangle Park and Plaza. Read more…
Transportation Alternatives and residents rallied in support of making one of the most important northeast Bronx corridors safer. Read more…
McDermott’s Pub hosted a heartfelt event remembering the life of a slain Cardinal Spellman High School cheerleading coach. Read more…
It’s smooth sailing ahead for the much anticipated Soundview Ferry Terminal! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Tours Hebrew Home For The Aged

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Tours Hebrew Home For The Aged

Councilman Rafael Salamanca recently toured Hebrew Home for the Aged. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Hookah smoking appears to be leading serious health conditions that may take a toll on users for years to come, and is causing an uptick in hospital admissions. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Combats Female Genital Mutilation

Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Combats Female Genital Mutilation

Congressman Joseph Crowley was awarded the Break the Silence Soumou Politician of the Year Award. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

E-commerce operator leases ABC warehouse

A major e-commerce operation may soon be coming to an unutilized warehouse. Read more…
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