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Diaz Hosts Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. hosted the Bronx Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast at the Bronx County Building’s Veteran’s Memorial Hall. Read more…
Baychester

Young K&Q Chess Club Teaches Elders

The Young Kings and Queens Chess Club taught local elders the game of chess on Friday, March 29 at the Baychester Library. Read more…
More than 15 countries were represented by Heketi students and families who shared the customs and traditions of their native countries. Read more…
Pelham Bay

CB 10, DEP Host Free Shredding & Rain Barrel Day

Community Board 10 and the NYC Department of Environmental Protection co-hosted a free shredding/rain barrel event on Saturday, March 30 at Zoodohos Peghe Church. Read more…
Castle Hill

Sepulveda, Reyes Host Spelling Bee

Castle Hill

Sepulveda, Reyes Host Spelling Bee

Hosted by Senator Luis Sepulveda and Assemblywoman Karines Reyes, the winner in each grade earned a $1,000 prize with $500 distribued in cash or check and $500 in a NYS College Scholarship. Read more…
Morris Park

Mercy College Hosts Doctors’ Recognition Day

The 16th annual Doctors’ Recognition Day Symposium, Poster Presentations and Physicians’ Exposition was held on Thursday, March 28 at Mercy College. Read more…
Westchester Square

East Bronx History Forum Honors Dr. Markoe

The East Bronx Histoy Forum honored Dr. Karen E. Markoe from SUNY Maritime College. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Bronx House Spring Open House

Councilman Mark Gjonaj enjoyed meeting many Bronxites enjoying the programs, classes and activities offered during Bronx House’s Spring Open House. Read more…
Approximately 42,000 degree-seeking CUNY students reside in the Bronx. Read more…
Morris Park

Healthfirst Honors Women’s History Month Community Leaders

Healthfirst saluted several local female leaders at its fourth annual Women’s History Month Community Awards. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Daughters of the Stone Anniversary

Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa launched the tenth anniversary edition trade paperback edition of her novel ‘Daughters of the Stone’ on Friday, March 15 at the Andrew Freedman Home. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Honors Black History Month Poster Winners

In honor of Black History Month, Councilman Mark Gjonaj hosted Black History Month Poster Contests in eight schools in District 13. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Torres Opposes After School Summer Camp Budget Cuts

Councilman Ritchie Torres joined United Neighborhood Houses and middle school students to voice their opposition to Mayor de Blasio’s fiscal year 2020 budget proposal to eliminate 34,000 slots for middle school students to participate in summer programming through the city’s School’s Out NYC program. Read more…
Hunts Point

CEC 8 Superintendent Hosts Kindness Awards

Community Education Council District 8 Community Superintendent Dr. Erika Tobia hosted The Kindness Awards on Wednesday, March 20 at P.S. 48. Read more…
Mott Haven

Guineans Succeeding in America Women’s Conference

Panelists and speakers from diverse backgrounds shared how they overcame challenges and how they positioned themselves to take advantage of available opportunities. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Serrano Honors Local Female Trailblazers

Grand Concourse

Serrano Honors Local Female Trailblazers

Congressman Jose Serrano honored several local female leaders at his annual Women’s History Month Celebration. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj At Women’s Youth Empowerment Panel

Councilman Mark Gjonaj, Con Edison, Texas de Brazil and 31 Agency co-hosted ‘Women’s Youth Empowerment Panel: An Open Conversation of Growth and Progress.’ Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

WELL Campaign, Benedetto Host Lunch

The WELL Campaign, an advocacy effort to improve student health and well-being in New York, partnered with Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, Senator Shelley Mayer and the American Heart Association. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Gibson Delivers District Address

Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson delivered her third State of the District Address. Read more…
In honor of Women’s History Month, the MJ Treatment Spa & Wellness gave complimentary dmGlow™ facial treatments by dmSkincare and DermaMed Solutions on Thursday, March 7. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sorority Reads Across the Bronx

The Delta Sigma Theta Sorority read across the Bronx. Read more…
A Bronx child needs your help fighting a rare autoimmune disease he’s been facing since birth. Read more…
Longwood

Casita Maria Hosts Bambula Re-remember Exhibit

In this exhibition, the Young Artists of Casita Maria tapped into their ancestral legacies of The Americas and Caribbean. Read more…
Columbia Doctors Eastern Vascular Associates hosted a free screening in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Baychester

Easter Bunny Visits The Mall At Bay Plaza

The Mall at Bay Plaza welcomed the Easter Bunny with a fun-filled show! Read more…
Concourse

161st BID Preps For Yankees’ Homecoming

The 161st Street Business Improvement District prepared for the return of the Yankees and the start of the 2019 baseball season by clearing the parade route for the Welcome Back Yankees Parade. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

45th Precinct Community Council Breakfast May 8th

A precinct community is coming together to celebrate both civilians and police officers at their annual breakfast. Read more…
Woodlawn

Authors Visit St. Barnabas HS Students

Woodlawn

Authors Visit St. Barnabas HS Students

Two published authors recently visited St. Barnabas High School students. Read more…
Fordham

Youth Transform Pediatric Office With Mural

Bronx youth helped create a mural at a local pediatrics office. Read more…
Longwood

Hip Hop Women Artists Rep The Bronx

The Boogie Down Bronx lived up to its namesake. Read more…
Council members Ritchie Torres, Diana Ayala, Rafael Salamanca and Vanessa Gibson co-hosted their Women’s History Month Celebration. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxWorks’ Shop Healthy Youth Program

As part of BronxWorks’ March Madness event, local middle school students participated in BronxWorks’ Shop Healthy Youth Program on Saturday, March 23 as part of the Healthy and Livable Mott haven Partnership. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Opposes Veterans Budget Cuts

Councilman Mark Gjonaj stood in solidarity with veterans and their families to oppose budget cuts for our nation’s former service members. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
Meet the crossing guard that became the joy of Throggs Neck. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview to receive 16-story affordable senior housing

Soundview has been awarded a large scale, entirely affordable senior housing development on the corner of Watson and Thieriot avenues. Read more…
Belmont

Bronx Faces II Opening Reception

An opening reception was held in honor of ‘Bronx Faces II: A Solo Exhibition by Annie Legnini’ on Saturday, March 23 at the Belmont Library. Read more…
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West Farms

Bronxites Remember Happy Land Victims

Bronxites honored the 87 people who perished in a devastating inferno 29 years ago. Read more…
The Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway honored several local leaders at its 42nd annual breakfast gala on Sunday, March 31 at Bronx House. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
St. Frances de Chantal School students were dressed for the occasion when their school and parish celebrated International Day! Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

AFGE YOUNG Women’s Empowerment Gala

Kingsbridge Heights

AFGE YOUNG Women’s Empowerment Gala

The American Federation of Government Employees 2nd District YOUNG hosted its second annual Women’s Empowerment Event on Friday, March 15 at Kingsbridge VA Hospital. Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj Hosts Women Empowerment Town Hall

The councilman held a special town hall in honor of Women’s History Month. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Assemblymember Marcos Crespo outlines NYS’ 2019-20 Budget

Assemblyman Marcos A. Crespo announced that he helped pass a $175.5 billion 2019-20 state budget that builds on the historic progress that’s already been made this year and stays true to the Assembly Majority’s commitment to putting families first. Read more…
Morris Park

MP road diet rage re-ignites/Rally: safety facts don’t support DOT analysis

Members of a local community came together to strongly oppose a proposal to bring a ‘road diet’ to a major commercial corridor. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Opponents send scathing MH jail letter

Bronx Times Reporter

Opponents send scathing MH jail letter

Diego Beekman Mutual Housing CEO Arline Parks promised to disrupt the city’s plan to build a jail in Mott Haven and now she’s putting her threat into motion. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Photographer Adiana Rivera opens first solo exhibit

The Bronx Times’ own is on display! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Native expanding to a second market location

The Bronx Native Market is coming! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Scope Realty is Innovating New York City’s Real Estate Market

Paul Reisner of Scope Realty had a vision: He wanted to create a real estate company that invested in its agents’ success. Read more…
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