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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx youth participate in March For Our Lives

Community groups, Mary Mitchell Center, Health People and FIERCE, joined to take Bronx youth to the Washington, D.C. March for Our Lives on March 24. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends CIMS Art Show

A local councilman paid a visit to an amazing student art show! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Speaks At Close Rikers Rally

A local councilman urged the City to close Rikers well within the ten years and demanded the Vernon C. Bain Correctional Center be closed now. Read more…
Bruckner Commons will see a major new supermarket before this summer is out. Read more…

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Co-op City

Co-op City Celebrates Earth Day

Rivers Run Community Garden and Co-op City Little League celebrated Earth Day with its annual neighborhood parade. Read more…
Woodlawn

St. Barn HS’ ‘On The Town’ Musical

St. Barnabas High School’s new musical was a hit with children and their families! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj Speaks At 49th Pct. Career Day

Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj Speaks At 49th Pct. Career Day

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was the guest speaker at the 49th Precinct’s inaugural Career Day. Read more…
Castle Hill

Castle Hill Little League’s Opening Day

Castle Hill

Castle Hill Little League’s Opening Day

Castle Hill Little League had a ball celebrating its Opening Day Ceremony. Read more…
Mott Haven

Ranaqua Park reopens after major renovations

Community leaders and residents alike enjoyed a ribbon-cutting ceremony on a very beautiful first day of May. Read more…
A young man from our borough with a talent for coding and computers got a boost from youth program that teaches video game design. Read more…

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Westchester Square

Renaissance HS Hosts Putnam Spelling Bee Play

Westchester Square

Renaissance HS Hosts Putnam Spelling Bee Play

Renaissance High School For Musical Theater and Technology hosted its ‘25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ student production Read more…
Castle Hill

Castle Hill BID Inches Toward Reality

Castle Hill

Castle Hill BID Inches Toward Reality

The proposed Castle Hill Business Improvement District Steering Committee took a big grass-roots step towards improving the neighborhood. Read more…
Baychester

Uniqlo Bay Plaza’s Pre-Opening Reception

Baychester

Uniqlo Bay Plaza’s Pre-Opening Reception

Uniqlo celebrated its first-ever Bronx store with a stylish pre-opening ceremony at the Mall at Bay Plaza! Read more…
Mount Eden

Young chess masters receive Bronx day accolades

Elementary school students and a chess tournament in Saratoga helped declare a borough-wide celebration. Read more…
The Mount Hope community left a touching tribute to the cyclist who lost his life on Monday, April 23, but have continued to seek justice. Read more…

Monday, May 7, 2018

Fordham

Fordham University Hosts Bronx Celebration Day

Fordham University hosted its second annual Bronx Celebration Day! Read more…
Castle Hill

Leake & Watts Announces New Name

Renaming and rebranding the agency comes after a period of rapid growth. Rising Ground’s operating budget nearly doubled in size from $56 million in 2009 to more than $100 million in 2018. Read more…
Theordore Korony American Legion Post 253 saluted a local hero at its time honored Support the Troops Bingo Night. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Callaway Golf Demo At Turtle Cove

Callaway Golf hosted a ‘swinging’ golfing demo on Tuesday, April 24 at Turtle Cove Golf Center. Read more…
Westchester Square

Pink Princess Nails’ Prom Wear Giveaway

Westchester Square

Pink Princess Nails’ Prom Wear Giveaway

Pink Princess Nails Party Boutique hosted its fifth annual Prom Wear Giveaway at 1470 Williamsbridge Road. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx healthcare centers receive 5-star certification

Bronx-based Centers Health Care, the largest and most complete post-acute health care continuum in the northeast, has announced that three of its Bronx facilities have been certified by Medicare.gov and US News & World Report with five-stars Read more…
A school on Webster Avenue is getting a renovation the first of its kind. Read more…

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Fordham

Boogie Down At The Bronx Zoo

The Bronx Zoo is celebrating the Borough of Hip Hop in a unique series of springtime events. Read more…
Soundview

Friends Of Soundview Park Honored By NY4P

New Yorkers for Parks honored extraordinary Daffodil Project volunteers from every borough at its annual Daffodil Breakfast. Read more…
A Broadway actor currently portraying Aladdin paid a surprise visit to local students set to perform their own Aladdin-inspired musical production! Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro’s Evangelina Williams Celebrates 106th

Triboro Center resident Evangelina Williams celebrated her incredible 106th birthday on Friday, April 20! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Joins PIX11 NYCHA Panel

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Joins PIX11 NYCHA Panel

After a fiery Committee on Public Housing hearing, Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined a PIX11 panel to discuss NYCHA on ‘Monica Makes It Happen.’ Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Street renamed for CB 7 district mgr., Andrew Sandler

Kingsbridge Heights

Street renamed for CB 7 district mgr., Andrew Sandler

A dedicated public servant who passed away much too soon received an early birthday present. Read more…
The best season of a sports team in the Bronx past with an even better on the horizon, and it was all for their family. Read more…

Saturday, May 5, 2018

The Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway and Bronx Jewish Community Council honored several local leaders at its annual breakfast gala. Read more…
Throggs Neck

FIAME Hosts 34th Annual Awards Gala

Throggs Neck

FIAME Hosts 34th Annual Awards Gala

The Forum of Italian American Educators honored several local educators at its time honored awards gala! Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx Y Hosts Healthy Kids Day Celebration

The Bronx YMCA hosted its Healthy Kids Day, a summer Olympic-theme extravaganza, on Saturday, April 21. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends Young Dems Spring Gala

A local councilman attended this year’s Bronx Young Democrats Spring Gala. Read more…
Van Nest

3-Alarm Fire Injures 2 In Van Nest

Firefighters responded to a three-alarm fire at 1732 White Plains Road. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Salamanca Tours Cary Leeds Tennis Center

Councilman Rafael Salamanca and his colleagues honed their tennis skills. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Morris Park Columbus Day Parade organizer passes baton

One of the borough’s most consequential parades is experiencing a ‘passing of the baton’ of leadership. Read more…
Next on the list for renovation and restoration: Longfellow Park. Read more…

Friday, May 4, 2018

Bedford Park

CB 7 Hosts Vets Brunch Awards Gala

Community Board 7 honored five local veterans with an ‘Eagle’ at its annual Veterans Brunch Awards. Read more…
Morris Park

Former DR Prez Fernandez Visits Maestro’s

The former president of the Dominican Republic paid a surprise visit to the Bronx. Read more…
Country Club

Villa Maria Academy Honors The Fittest

Villa Maria Academy honored its students’ physical fitness achievements and the memory of a fallen NYPD hero. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj At Jewish Community Council Breakfast

Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj At Jewish Community Council Breakfast

Councilman Mark Gjonaj had the pleasure to attend the Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway and the Bronx Jewish Community Council’s Legislative and Community Breakfast. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Officers, Pregnant Woman Injured In Crash

Two police officers and a pregnant woman are recovering following a recent collision. Read more…
Morrisania

Salamanca, Lighthouse Academy Tour City Hall

Councilman Rafael Salamanca briefly discussed hot topics being discussed at City Hall with Bronx Lighthouse College Prep Academy students. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

A bone of contention/Erosion exposes human remains on Hart Island

A push to improve conditions on Hart Island, home to the city’s potter’s field, went into higher gear after human remains were found on a beach on the typically off-limits-to-the-public island. Read more…
Mott Haven

Diaz, Serrano protest jail proposal

Mott Haven

Diaz, Serrano protest jail proposal

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. joined Congressman Jose E. Serrano in a massive protest in front of the NYPD tow pound that would be turned into a jail if approved, on Tuesday, May 1. Read more…

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Councilman Fernando Cabrera and Administrative Law Judge Fidel Del Valle, NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings commissioner, announced on Tuesday, April 24. Read more…
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