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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Grand Concourse

Gibson Hosts LGBTQ Summer Brunch

A local councilwoman honored several LGBTQ leaders at a prestigious summer brunch. Read more…
Baychester

King Launches Slam Dunk Litter Initiative

The 100 new steel mesh white cans with an orange rim emanating a basketball hoop aim to ‘slam dunk litter’ in the borough’s playgrounds and parks. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Project Destined Launches Challenge

Project Destined partnered with HERE to HERE, a Bronx career pathways organization, to invite more than 60 students from the Bronx to the challenge. Read more…
City Island

Gjonaj, 45th Pct. & DOT CI Traffic Meeting

A local councilman met with the NYC DOT and 45th Precinct to discuss City Island’s traffic issues. Read more…

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Crotona Park East

King Celebrates Caribbean Heritage

Crotona Park East

King Celebrates Caribbean Heritage

Councilman Andy King attended the borough president’s cultural celebration. Read more…
Allerton

Miss Talitha Debutante Crowned

Talitha Cumi Urban Etiquette Leadership Academy’s second annual S.W.A.G.G. Debutante Ball was held on Sunday, July 1 at The Sanz Banquet Hall. Read more…
University Heights

University Center Enjoys Magical Summer BBQ

University Center residents and staff had a magical time celebrating summer! Read more…

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Throggs Neck

Citizens Committee Funds Farmers Market

The Northeast Bronx Farmers Market Project continues to bloom! Read more…
Westchester Square

BCA Honors BRIO Award Recipients

Westchester Square

BCA Honors BRIO Award Recipients

The Bronx Council on the Arts held its annual Bronx Recognizes Its Own Awards at the Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance on Thursday, June 21. Read more…
Mott Haven

Joyner Funds Teen Accountability Program

Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner visited an innovative center where young male domestic violence offenders are being taught to modify their abusive behavior. Read more…
Allerton

Victory Health & Family Fun Day

Children and their families were in good spirits celebrating the summer season! Read more…
Hunts Point

Salamanca Tours McInnis Cement Terminal

A local councilman toured the new McInnis Cement Terminal. Read more…
For the third year in a row, Transportation Alternatives took a ride to promote cyclist safety and awareness on Tuesday, July 10. Read more…

Monday, July 23, 2018

West Farms

‘Bronx Now’ Opening Reception Held

West Farms

‘Bronx Now’ Opening Reception Held

The exhibit features artists with whose work is comprised of sculpture, work on paper, photography, painting, graffiti and live performance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

GreenThumb Hosts Open Garden Day

The first-ever Open Garden Day NYC celebrated GreenThumb’s 40th year! Read more…
Baychester

Entrepreneurship Scholarship Awards

Baychester

Entrepreneurship Scholarship Awards

The Bronx Entrepreneurship Scholarship Foundation Awards was recently held at the Mall at Bay Plaza. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Salutes America

With patriotic music playing in the background, residents sang happy birthday to America and waved their American flags. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Visits Water Pollution Control Plant

Councilman Rafael Salamanca got a firsthand look at the Rockaway Water Pollution Control Plant, operated by NYC Department of Environmental Protection, DEP Deputy Commissioner Pam Elardo. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hunts Point’s ‘The Peninsula’ project files first permits

What was a juvenile detention center in Hunts Point will soon become a 14-story mixed-use building. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

45th’s NCO operation wraps up program’s Bronx launch

The 45th Precinct launched its iteration of a neighborhood-policing model that is going citywide. Read more…

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Regional Aid for Interim Needs held a memorial service in honor of its beloved founder. Read more…
Morris Park

Janel Towers Tenant Association’s Flea Market

Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined his friends from the Janel Towers Tenant Association at their Flea Market. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Williamsbridge NAACP Honors Lewis

Councilman Andy King’s deputy chief of staff was honored at a recent gala ceremony. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jewish Center Hosts Shabbat In Poland

Pelham Parkway

Jewish Center Hosts Shabbat In Poland

Bronx Jewish Center welcomed everyone to its ‘Shabbat in Poland’ Community Dinner on Friday, July 6. Read more…
Soundview

UFT Honors Extraordinary Graduates

Soundview

UFT Honors Extraordinary Graduates

This year’s graduates were formally recognized for their incredible academic accomplishments! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Pelham Parkway Army Captain encourages military careers

A U.S. Army officer who grew up in the borough is now an important part of the country’s intelligence community. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sepulveda: provide safe havens for youths in danger

Bronx Times Reporter

Sepulveda: provide safe havens for youths in danger

In the wake of one of the most horrific crimes to in the borough in some time, ideas are being proposed help youngsters in trouble. Read more…

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Pelham Bay

Diaz Hosts Concert At Orchard Beach

Pelham Bay

Diaz Hosts Concert At Orchard Beach

The Bronx Riviera was alive with the sounds of music and summertime adventures! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj Visits Bronx House Residents

A local councilman recently paid a surprise visit to Bronx House residents and staff Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

KingTalk Radio Visits Youth Marines

Bronx Times Reporter

KingTalk Radio Visits Youth Marines

Councilman Andy King had the opportunity to sit down with the United Youth Marines for a recent edition of the councilman’s ‘KingTalk’ radio show Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition enjoyed a productive July meeting! Read more…
Pelham Bay

Gjonaj Tours Pelham Bay Park

A local councilman joined others in touring the largest park in NYC and in the 13th Council District. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Community Board 11 has a new chairman who takes pleasure in helping others. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Street renamed for civil rights, health profession advocate

Bronxites honored an unsung hero who fought for civil rights and injustices in communities nationwide. Read more…

Friday, July 20, 2018

Co-op City

Co-op City Displays Its Patriotic Pride

Co-op City’s patriotism was on full display at its time honored fireworks show. Read more…
Wakefield

Suspect Wanted In Security Guard Murder

Wakefield

Suspect Wanted In Security Guard Murder

Police need your help finding a suspect wanted for two recent murders. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Co-op City

Unleash the site/Petition supports animal shelter as BP weighs in

Animal rights advocates are mounting a petition drive to support a controversial animal shelter proposal. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

FreshDirect opens Bronx facility

Bronx Times Reporter

FreshDirect opens Bronx facility

FreshDirect, the Northeast’s leading online fresh food grocer, cut the ribbon for its brand new FreshDirect Campus. Read more…

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Sponsors Sim Wars Event

Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Sponsors Sim Wars Event

Jacobi Medical Center hosted its second annual ‘Bronx Sim Wars’ on Wednesday, May 23. Read more…

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Parkchester

Br. Ricardo Professes Solemn Vows

Br. Ricardo David Rivera Ortiz of the Face of Jesus and St. Joachim professed his perpetual, solemn religious vows during a nearly two-hour, bi-lingual Mass at St. Helena Church. Read more…

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Westchester Square

Bangladeshi Immigrant Rights Forum

Bangladeshi women from the Westchester Square and Castle Hill area listened attentively to the ‘Know Your Rights’ presentation. Read more…
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