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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Throggs Neck

CB 10’s Yankees Leadership Awards

Throggs Neck

CB 10’s Yankees Leadership Awards

Community Board 10 presented a prestigious honor to five local youth volunteers! Read more…
Westchester Square

Community reacts: Facebook post causes 45th Precinct stir

A Facebook post caused widespread concern for the safety of officers at the 45th Precinct. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Health Department Hosts Paint Fest

Grand Concourse

Health Department Hosts Paint Fest

The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s NYC Mural Arts Project hosted a free community paint fest at Andrew Freedman Home. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz Salutes Our Borough’s Veterans

The borough president and his Bronx Veterans Advisory Council paid tribute to several local veterans serving their communities. Read more…
Morris Park

Rain Barrel Giveaway At Loreto Park

A free rain barrel giveaway was held at Loreto Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Grace Outreach Honors Carter, Manzano

Grace Outreach honored two local women helping to make a difference in our borough! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rivera Inducts Copeland Into Vets Hall Of Fame

Claude S. Copeland, Jr., was a Specialist for the United States Army from May 2001 to November 2008. In 2003, he was deployed to Iraq for almost a year. Read more…
Mount Hope

P.S. 28 Students Receive Shoes

One hundred students at P.S. 28 received new shoes on behalf of Shoes That Fit on Friday, May 18, and in turn, sponsor Bosse Companies got some pretty big smiles! Read more…

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Norwood

BP Diaz Holds Family Day Olympiad

Children and their families enjoyed a family-friendly sporting event at Williamsbridge Oval Park! Read more…
Over 500 people came together in celebration of their old community and friends. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Spellman Lacrosse Team Loses

Williamsbridge

Spellman Lacrosse Team Loses

Cardinal Spellman High School’s Varsity Girl’s Lacrosse Team played the CHSSA Championship on Tuesday, May 15 and Thursday, May 17 against Xavierian. Read more…
Mott Haven

Crown Castle Revitalizes St. Mary’s Park

Mott Haven

Crown Castle Revitalizes St. Mary’s Park

St. Mary’s Park underwent some much needed spring cleaning! Read more…
Seniors in the LGBTQ+ community will soon have access to an advocacy center and housing just for them, right in the middle of the borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj, Chamber Meet With BIDS, Merchants

Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj, Chamber Meet With BIDS, Merchants

A local councilman and the Bronx Chamber of Commerce had a productive meeting developing a strategic partnership with local business organizations. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay Taxpayers Association Meeting

A local councilman attended the Pelham Bay Taxpayers Association’s monthly meeting. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNCAP’s Community Poster Campaign

Fifteen creative students demonstrated their understanding of this year’s topic through their visually stunning posters. Read more…
Belmont

St. Barnabas Hosts Nursing Symposium

St. Barnabas Hospital held a lifesaving conference. Read more…

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Throggs Neck

Bankers Breakfast Celebrates 20th

Throggs Neck

Bankers Breakfast Celebrates 20th

The 20th annual Bronx Bankers Breakfast ‘toasted’ a few exemplary organizations this year! Read more…
Pelham Bay

Catholic Widows & Widowers notch 25th Year

The Catholic Widows and Widowers of the Bronx enjoyed a celebration a quarter century in the making! Read more…
Throggs Neck

JJ Busco’s names sandwich for boy fighting disability

Since the age of three, Chris Dejesus has been fighting speech apraxia. It’s an uncommon, inhibiting speech disorder that also affects his motor skills. Read more…
Morris Park

Gjonaj, Monte Discuss Weiler Expansion

A local councilman met with the administration and medial representatives from Montefiore and Albert Einstein College of Medicine to discuss a much needed expansion and renovation of the Weiler Emergency Department. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends Small Biz Workshop

A local councilman was the special guest at the Small Business Workshop. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Parenting Workshop Offers Guidance

Pelham Parkway

Parenting Workshop Offers Guidance

The sixth annual workshop coordinated by Montefiore cinicians recognized parents as superheroes. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets SBS Commissioner

A local councilman met with the NYC Small Business Services Commissioner to discuss how to improve small businesses within the 17th Council District. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Professor’s Collage Salutes Vets

Professor Victor Mastrovincenzo recently created a photo collage honoring our borough’s veterans for their bravery and service. Read more…

Monday, May 28, 2018

Co-op City

Bailey Celebrates Mother’s Day

Senator Jamaal Bailey celebrated Mother’s Day in Co-op City. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN post office makes changes to parking habits

Business may be booming for this industry, but the community demands change. Read more…
Co-op City

Co-op City Dedicates Basketball Court

Co-op City

Co-op City Dedicates Basketball Court

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held in honor of Co-op City’s new basketball court at Bellamy Loop on Sunday, May 20 Read more…
With plans for development still in motion, the Bronx Park East community vowed to keep fighting. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Celebrates Nelly Patton’s 100th

A local councilman gave an incredible birthday gift to a local centenarian. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Msgr. Scanlan Hosts Student Art Show

Monsignor Scanlan High School recently celebrated its annual Student Art Show. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Klein, Senate Honor Grammy Winner

The NYS Senate honored a Grammy Award-winning music teacher from the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Tours NYCHA Apartments

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Tours NYCHA Apartments

A local councilman joined community leaders in touring despicable NYCHA apartments. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Hosts Casino Day

Triboro Center provided residents some Las Vegas style quality entertainment at its recent Casino Day. Read more…

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Baychester

Champs For Autism’s Fashion Show

Baychester

Champs For Autism’s Fashion Show

Although Autism Awareness Month is observed in April, Bronx mothers, advocates and business owners have banned together to ensure the message around tolerance and acceptance for children affected by autism continues. Read more…
Westchester Square

The Pearly Gates to recieve lighting upgrade

Additional LED lighting is to be installed at the intersections of Read more…
Co-op City

Co-op City Health, Wellness Fair

Co-op City residents were in good spirits at their neighborhood’s annual Health and Wellness Fair! Read more…
Titled “Tracing the Bullet: a story of community and gun violence,” artist Kate Browne and her Bronx based team took three weeks to assemble a temporary, ten foot tall, walk-able wooden cocoon at the Andrew Jackson Houses basketball court in Melrose. Read more…
Morris Park

Electeds Celebrate Abrazo Garifuna In NY

Morris Park

Electeds Celebrate Abrazo Garifuna In NY

Local elected officials celebrated Garifuna pride with a time honored tradition. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Gjonaj Attends Business Forum

A local councilman recently attended The Scaling Up Small Businesses Forum at Hostos Community College Read more…
Morris Park

Klein, Healthfirst Hosts Leadership Breakfast

Senator Jeff Klein and Healthfirst co-hosted the fifth annual Education Leadership Breakfast at F and J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNLL Holds Annual Kiddie Karnival

Throggs Neck became a four-day circus of fun for the whole family! Read more…

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Parkchester

Holy Family School Funds Awareness

Holy Family School’s first grade and UPK 1 class raised money for autism by collecting coins for a change. Read more…
Ferry Point Park

Extra ‘Ferry $$’ will not add more Bronx stops

A proposed increase in NYC ferry service funding won’t mean additional stops in the borough just yet. Read more…
Soundview

Elvis Performs At Bronx Center Rehab

Soundview

Elvis Performs At Bronx Center Rehab

National Nursing Week brought Elvis to this rehab facility in Soundview. Read more…
Concourse

Hayes Seniors Celebrate College Day

Concourse

Hayes Seniors Celebrate College Day

Seniors wore their respective college sweatshirts showing that hard work and determination brings great success! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2018 Participatory Budget results around the borough

Bronx Times Reporter

2018 Participatory Budget results around the borough

After the year long process of compiling public projects for public vote, Districts, 8, 11, 15, 16, and 17 each allotted the $1 million minimum for their constituency to find use for. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Exit Realty, Red Cross Host Blood Drive

Throggs Neck

Exit Realty, Red Cross Host Blood Drive

Exit Realty Search and the American Red Cross co-hosted a blood drive. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts Circle Of Safety Meeting

A local councilman attended the Jacobi Trauma Program’s Circle of Safety meeting. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Klein Receives Live Forward Award

Bronx Times Reporter

Klein Receives Live Forward Award

A local senator received the Live Forward Award by the Hebrew Home at Riverdale. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Salamanca Honored By Generation Citizen

A local councilman received a prestigious award at Generation Citizen’s annual Civics Day celebration. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Raymond’s Welcomes WWII Liberator

St. Raymond High School for Boys had the honor and privilege of being in the presence of Bernhard Storch, WWII veteran and concentration camp liberator Read more…

Friday, May 25, 2018

Pelham Bay

Bronxites Have A Ball At Bronx Ball Gala

Pelham Bay

Bronxites Have A Ball At Bronx Ball Gala

Everyone had a ball at this year’s Bronx Ball Gala! Read more…
Friends of a deceased cheerleading coach and spirited community volunteer are advocating for a street co-naming in her honor. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Bronx Walk Of Fame Induction Ceremony

Grand Concourse

Bronx Walk Of Fame Induction Ceremony

The Grand Concourse was the scene of the unveiling of street signs honoring the three 2018 inductees onto the ‘Bronx Walk of Fame.’ Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Times celebrates 25 women

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Times celebrates 25 women

The Bronx Times Reporter held its 2018 25 Bronx Influential Women gala honoring women who are making a difference in their communities. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Chippewa Dem Club Hosts 120th Dinner Dance

Throggs Neck

Chippewa Dem Club Hosts 120th Dinner Dance

The Chippewa Democratic Club toasted several community leaders at its 120th annual Dinner Dance on Thursday, May 17 at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Everyone’s passion for fashion was on display at the Mall at Bay Plaza! Read more…
Concourse

Police Investigate Fatal Shooting

Concourse

Police Investigate Fatal Shooting

Police need your help finding three men wanted in connection to a fatal shooting at Clay Avenue Read more…
Fordham

NYBG Exhibits ‘Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawai’i’

The breathtaking flora and landscapes of Hawai’i that inspired Georgia O’Keeffe made their home at the New York Botanical Garden. Read more…
Morrisania

The Routes Of The Black Madonna

Morrisania

The Routes Of The Black Madonna

A visually stunning event was held to celebrate the Black Madonna and her many manifestations. Read more…
Parkchester

Brewski’s Hosts Parkchester Reunion

Parkchester

Brewski’s Hosts Parkchester Reunion

Former and current Parkchester residents reunited at Brewski’s for a one-of-a-kind extravaganza. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Volleyball Mothers’ Reunion Luncheon

Volleyball Mothers met for a reunion luncheon on Thursday, May 10 at the Green Dragon Restaurant. Read more…
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