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Thursday, July 5, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Children separated at border are housed in the Bronx

Bronx Times Reporter

Children separated at border are housed in the Bronx

A national controversy is hitting close to home, literally. Read more…
Locust Point

Ice House Cafe’s Cruising At The Cove

Ice House Cafe’s ‘Cruising at the Cove’ event was held for fallen NYPD sergeant Paul Tuozzolo. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Congratulates Student Graduates

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was busy congratulating the graduating class of P.S. 105, P.S. 108, Bronx Green Middle School, P.S. 121, P.S. 304 and P.S. 14. Read more…
Baychester

Baychester Father’s Day Celebration

Several hardworking Bronx fathers were treated to a special brunch on Sunday, June 17 at Ultimate Grille. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Helena Church’s Community Carnival

Parkchester

St. Helena Church’s Community Carnival

St. Helena Church’s fourth annual Community Carnival will provide amusement for everyone! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Youngsters Perform In Whiz! Musical

Bronx Times Reporter

Youngsters Perform In Whiz! Musical

Bronx children will perform in a musical about the power and influence that young children can have even in times of hardship. Read more…

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Pelham Bay

NY Road Runners’ Open Run expands to Pel Bay Park

Local runners enjoyed a summer jog through the city’s largest park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Holds Vets Resource Forum

Congressman Joseph Crowley held an informative resources forum with local veterans. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj At FDNY Engine 61 Open House

Councilman Mark Gjonaj enjoyed visiting, greeting and thanking FDNY Squad 61 firefighters at the FDNY Open House. Read more…
Baychester

BYEP, King Honor Graduates

Baychester

BYEP, King Honor Graduates

The Bronx Youth Empowerment Program and Councilman Andy King honored local graduating students on Saturday, June 16 at the Surrey Cooperative. Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

St. Patrick’s Home Honors Centenarians

St. Patrick’s Home Rehabilitation and Health Care Center hosted its annual Centennial Celebration on Tuesday, June 19. Read more…

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

A new bridge is being planned for a major artery running through Pelham Bay Park. Read more…
Eastchester

K&Q Holds Belated Mother’s Day Event

Eastchester

K&Q Holds Belated Mother’s Day Event

The fun-filled event featured chess tournaments, basketball games, music and a surprise visit by Congressman Eliot Engel. Read more…
City Island

City Island traffic problem prompts petition drive

A traffic circle or parking lot? That has been the sight of the traffic circle that leads to City Island for decades. The community has set its sights towards getting more help for the congestion in the area. Read more…
Allerton

Allerton Homeowners Summer Picnic

Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined his friends from Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association at their annual picnic. Read more…
Soundview

Holy Family Students Salute Flag Day

Soundview

Holy Family Students Salute Flag Day

Holy Family School’s second graders learned about the importance of Flag Day in an entertaining way! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Holds Junior Police Jamboree

Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Holds Junior Police Jamboree

Boys and girls from PAL Centers in the Bronx enjoyed participating in the tenth annual Junior Police Jamboree. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Completes Naloxone Training

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Completes Naloxone Training

With opioid overdose death rates continuing to rise, Councilman Rafael Salamanca’s office completed the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Overdose Prevention and Response training. Read more…

Monday, July 2, 2018

Pelham Bay

Lead level concerns at Rodman’s Neck pistol range

As plans for the complete reconstruction of the Rodman’s Neck range continue to develop, perennial concerns about lead contamination have resurfaced. Read more…
Mott Haven

Bronx Rox Hosts ‘Paint The Wall!’

Local artists transformed a wall at 329 E. 132nd Street into a vibrant canvas. Read more…
Tremont

Cool Pools NYC pilot program goes to Mapes Pool

NYC public pools have officially been opened for the summer! Read more…
Belmont

Gjonaj Meets With Belmont BID

A local councilman had a productive meeting with the Belmont Business Improvement District. Read more…
Fordham

Fordham Plaza Greenmarket Blooms

The Fordham Plaza Greenmarket located at 3rd Avenue and East Fordham Road opened for the season on Friday, June 15! Read more…
Soundview

Optum Visits Bronx Center Elders

Optum celebrated its annual ‘Day of Giving’ with Bronx Center and Centers Health Care residents and staff on Friday, June 15. Read more…
Longwood

Salamanca Congratulates C.S. 150 Grads

Councilman Rafael Salamanca congratulated C.S. 150’s graduates on their incredible academic accomplishments. Read more…
Eastchester

Young K&Q Chess Club Summer Initiative

The mentoring program held the event to bring a positive mindset for over 126 participants to start their summer vacation. Read more…

Sunday, July 1, 2018

Throggs Neck

CB10 letter to SLA: ‘please approve Vapor Lounge change’

You could see a new kind of restaurant at Vapor Lounge depending on the State Liquor Authority. Read more…
Throggs Neck

New AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Officers

Throggs Neck

New AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Officers

Thomas Messina, representing Congressman Joseph Crowley swore in the newly elected officers of the AMVETS Post 38 Ladies Auxiliary on Tuesday, June 19. Read more…
Hunts Point

A Bronx fashion designer’s clothing sends a message

He’s making a statement to say the least. Read more…
Morris Park

John Fraser Bryan Salutes P.S. 83 Grad

Morris Park

John Fraser Bryan Salutes P.S. 83 Grad

John Fraser Bryan American Legion Post 19 honored a P.S. 83 graduate on Friday, June 22. Read more…
Concourse

Electeds Attend Immigrant Children Vigil

Many elected officials, clergy and residents attended a prayer vigil and rally for immigrant children on Friday, June 22 on the steps of the Bronx County Building. Read more…
The Fordham Road Film Festival presented a special screening of the 2005 sports drama starring Kuno Becker. Read more…
Castle Hill

Police Investigate Fatal Triple Shooting

Police need your help solving a fatal triple shooting in Castle Hill. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Acacia Hosts Julio Martinez Memorial Breakfast

Councilman Rafael Salamanca was the keynote speaker at Acacia Network’s 13th annual Julio Martinez Memorial Breakfast. Read more…
Parkchester

P.S. 36, Saba Deli Unveil Eating Campaign

P.S. 36 students and Saba Deli unveiled their ‘Don’t Stress, East Fresh’ healthy bodega marketing campaign on Tuesday, June 12. Read more…
Metropolitan College of New York paid homage to its outgoing president at a prestigious retirement celebration. Read more…

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Grand Concourse

Cullen-Morales chosen as Bronx Museum director

One of the borough’s most important cultural institutions has a new leader. Read more…
Morrisania

Amparo Perez Celebrates 104th

A Triboro Center resident celebrated an incredible milestone! Read more…
Fordham

Louella Hatch street co-naming honors Fordham activist

An iconic community leader described as a true resource and advocate for her neighbors was honored with a street co-naming. Read more…
City Island

Picture The Beach! Exhibit At CI Nautical Museum

The Bronx Riviera was the main subject of a recent photo contest now on display at the City Island Nautical Museum. Read more…
Hunts Point

Con Ed Lightbulb Distribution

Con Edison is providing Food Banks in New York City and Westchester County with 200,000 high-efficiency lightbulbs for distribution to residential customers. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Commemorates RTV21 Anniversary

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was delighted to meet with RTV21 representatives and management and award them a NYC Council Proclamation on their milestone anniversary. Read more…
Locust Point

LP Yacht Club Hosts Blessing Of The Fleet

The Locust Point Yacht Club hosted its time honored Blessing of the Fleet on Saturday, June 16. Read more…
Mott Haven

Physical Fitness Youth Honored

The South Bronx Physical Fitness Team was honored on the field during a game at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, June 12. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Casita Maria’s School Mural Unveiling

Woodstock

Casita Maria’s School Mural Unveiling

Casita Maria celebrated the last day of its after-school programming with a School’s Out for Summer Block Party and Mural Unveiling celebration! Read more…
America’s Best Contacts and Eyeglasses has set up shop at River Plaza Shopping Center! Read more…

Friday, June 29, 2018

Pelham Parkway

49th Holds Lifesaving Blood Drive

To help address NYC’s blood emergency, Hudson Valley Blood Services hosted a blood drive on Thursday, June 14 at the 49th Precinct. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Justice for Junior: The Bronx mourns

Bronx Times Reporter

Justice for Junior: The Bronx mourns

There hasn’t been a dry eye on the corner of 183rd Street and Bathgate Avenue since the tragic death of 15-year-old Lesandro ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz on Wednesday, June 20. Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj Meets With Lehman Principals

Councilman Mark Gjonaj met with Lehman Campus principals to discuss collaboration in different areas, community involvement, library renovations, beautification projects and more. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts LGBTQ Health Fair

Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts LGBTQ Health Fair

Jacobi Hospital honored two local leaders at its annual LGBTQ Health Fair. Read more…
Westchester Square

Fair @ The Square Brings Summer Fun

Westchester Square

Fair @ The Square Brings Summer Fun

Bronxites enjoyed some early summertime fun at the tenth annual Fair @ The Square on Saturday, June 16 along East Tremont and Lanes avenues. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Bronx Chamber Sponsors Golf Outing

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce scored a hole in one with its annual Bronx Golf Outing on Wednesday, June 20 at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point Park. Read more…

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Ferry Point Park

Trump Golf Links Opens Clubhouse

President Trump’s two eldest sons Donald, Jr. and Eric opened a brand new clubhouse at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point. Read more…

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

A woman from the Bronx just made history. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Launches Bronx River Flotilla

Councilman Andy King joined the Bronx River Alliance in launching the Amazing Bronx River Flotilla at Shoelace Park last month Read more…

Monday, June 25, 2018

Fordham South

Cadets Engage In Drill Competition

Fordham South

Cadets Engage In Drill Competition

Cadets from the CYO Sea Cadet Corps, Star Of The Sea - Sea Cadet Corps and the New York Grey Cadets competed in squad drills, platoon drills and individual drill downs. Read more…

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Morris Park

Williamsbridge Center Hosts Summer BBQ

Morris Park

Williamsbridge Center Hosts Summer BBQ

Williamsbridge Center residents and staff enjoyed some early summer fun! Read more…

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Grand Concourse

WHEDco Hosts Family Engagement Night

Grand Concourse

WHEDco Hosts Family Engagement Night

The Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation’s after-school team hosted a Family Engagement Night event at P.S./I.S. 218 on Friday, June 8. Read more…
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