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Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018

Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj Attends Narraganset Ave Block Party

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently spent some quality time with many families at the Narraganset Avenue Block Party. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

AAOHA Hosts Back To School Giveaway

The Albanian American Open Hand Association’s Back to School Giveaway was held on Saturday, September 1 at Bronx Park East and Lydig Avenue. Read more…
Van Nest

VNNA Hosts 87th AD Primary Candidates

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance held a candidate forum for the 87th Assembly Democratic Primary on Thursday, September 6 at the Msgr. Fiorentino Apartments. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Welcomes Home Iraq War Veteran

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was part of a welcoming party for David, a hero from the 13th Council District, who recently return home from military duty in Iraq. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Saint Teresa of Calcutta Festival

Throggs Neck

Saint Teresa of Calcutta Festival

Councilman Mark Gjonaj, Senator Jeff Klein, Assemblyman Michael Benedetto and the Bronx Chamber of Commerce co-hosted the inaugural Saint Teresa of Calcutta Festival on Friday, September 7 at Monsignor Scanlan High School. Read more…
The fun yet educational event featured healthy food samples and kid-friendly activities to highlight better-for-you foods for the new academic year. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Health Leader Appointed To National Orgs

Dr. Delaney Gracy, Montefiore School Health Program director of Clinical Services, has been appointed liaison between two of the largest and most influential national organizations focused on the health care of children in schools. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Leaders Demand Roberto Clemente Plaza’s Completion

Local leaders are demanding that the city complete Roberto Clemente Plaza. Read more…
A local non-profit housing company got a much-needed cash infusion to pay for important capital improvements to one of its properties. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Jacobi Med Center’s Africa Day addresses Malaria prevention

An event in Crotona Park is seeking to draw attention to a disease that’s being found more and more often among the borough’s world travellers. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 17, 2018

Westchester Square

Gjonaj Meets With Casa Restaurant Owner

A local councilman held a meeting at his office to address a local concern. Read more…
Locust Point

Locust Point Civic’s Summer Bar-B-Q

Locust Point

Locust Point Civic’s Summer Bar-B-Q

The Locust Point Civic Beach Club recently celebrated its Locust Point Summer Bar-B-Q. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Barber Shop Gives Free Back To School Haircuts

Councilman Rafael Salamanca and Versatil Salon & Barber Shop recently provided free haircuts to dozens of local children heading back to school. Read more…
Mott Haven

Destination Tomorrow Opens LGBTQ Center

Destination Tomorrow celebrated the grand opening of its Bronx LGBTQ Center. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Merchants Sidewalk Sale scheduled for Sept. 22

An annual event that involves a showing of appreciation to consumers from businesses in a local community is coming up soon. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Cousins Pizzeria continues family tradition in TN

What’s up cuz! Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018

Pelham Bay

Diaz Hosts Summer Concert Series Finale

Pelham Bay

Diaz Hosts Summer Concert Series Finale

The grand finale featured live musical performances by Domingo Quiñones, Los Hermanos Colon and freestyle sensation Cynthia. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Centers Health Care Vols Feed The Needy

Approximately 20 Centers Health Care employees spent the afternoon on Wednesday, September 5 at God’s Love We Deliver on 6th Avenue and Spring Street to help with soup and chicken preparation for the needy. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz provides $10 million to fund Bronx public schools

On Tuesday, September 4, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. announced that his office has provided approximately $10 million in new capital funding to public schools across the Bronx. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Recent 6-story hi-rise application has Pelham Bay concerned

“It’s becoming a completely new area” Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018

Melrose

Arroyo Visits Melrose Senior Citizens Center

Assemblywoman Carmen Arroyo paid a surprise visit to Melrose-Mott Haven Senior Citizens Center elders. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

PPNA Hosts Monthly Meeting

The Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association held its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 4 at Bronx House. Read more…
Parkchester

Progressives Build A Grassroots Movement

Parkchester

Progressives Build A Grassroots Movement

Local organizations and community members participated in a conversation on how to build collective power in the Bronx on Wednesday, September 5 at St Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. Read more…
Baychester

Back To School/Pre-Labor Day Chess Tournament

The fun-filled extravaganza featured chess, Connect Four and checkers games which helped local youth prepare for the new academic year. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
A Woodstock park is back in business. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Ring 10 gala helps former boxers that have hit bottom

An organization based in the east Bronx that helps ‘down on their luck’ retired boxers will be holding a gala fundraiser with many big names in the sport. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 14, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Biaggi leaves Klein speechless

Bronx Times Reporter

Biaggi leaves Klein speechless

What began as a progressive ‘blue wave’ has become a full fledged tsunami. Read more…
The event honored the courageous men and women who risk their lives daily to protect our borough’s residents. Read more…
The winners received medals and trophies for swimming, track, cheerleading, singing, a Baby Parade and other competitions. Read more…
Longwood

Longwood Festival Provides Summertime Fun

Longwood residents enjoyed some last minute summertime fun at their neighborhood’s block party. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx Y Celebrates Bon Appetit Fundraiser

Five local leaders were toasted at this year’s Bronx YMCA Bon Appetit Fundraiser on Thursday, September 6 at 2 Castle Hill Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Man Killed By 4 Cars Near Expressway

A 66-year-old man was killed after being struck near the intersection of the Cross Bronx Expressway and Rosedale Avenue by four cars on Monday, September 3 at 2:30 a.m. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Second road plan rejected/DOT’s Morris Park Ave. bike lane removal not enough

Hit the brakes on the Morris Park Road Diet. Read more…
If the Mayor thinks a jail can go in Mott Haven without a fight, he’s mistaken. Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018

Madison Square Boys and Girls Club Columbus Clubhouse hosted its inaugural 5K Walk. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 10, 2018

Fordham

Baby Mandrill Exhibited At Bronx Zoo

Fordham

Baby Mandrill Exhibited At Bronx Zoo

The baby mandrill is the first born at the Bronx Zoo since 2013. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018

Over 100 people participated in Schuyler Hill Civic Association’s annual Summer Olympics on Saturday, August 25. Read more…
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