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Throggs Neck

Diaz, BOEDC Host Business Day Luncheon

In honor of Bronx Week, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation co-hosted the annual Business Day Luncheon on Tuesday, May 14 at Tosca Marquee. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Amazing Bronx River Flotilla Sets Sail

Bronxites paddled south on the 23-mile long Bronx River from Shoelace Park to embark on an incredible journey to Hunts Point Riverside Park. Read more…
Parkchester

Niles Advertising Opens In Parkchester

Niles Advertising opened its first-ever destination specializing in architectural signage and display graphics showroom at 1488 Metropolitan Avenue, 2nd Floor. Read more…
Belmont

Mother’s Day Babies Born at St. Barnabas

Moussadatou Sabi and Noemi Puajarito celebrated Mother’s Day giving birth at St. Barnabas Hospital. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Nurses Complete Simulation Course

Triboro Center nurses became certified through Audacia Mobile Simulation Course. Read more…
Allerton

Mini-Horse Visits Beth Abe Residents

Now that spring has arrived, the Centers Health Care ‘Happy Horse Program’ has started up again with its trademark friendly horses. Read more…
Co-op City

Bailey Celebrates Mother’s Day in Co-op City

Senator Jamaal Bailey hosted his third annual Mother’s Day celebration in the Einstein Community Center on Saturday, May 4. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

MGM Resorts International’s Day at the Races

MGM Resorts International Leadership Team hosted its VIP Day at the Races Reception on Saturday, May 4 at Empire City Casino in honor of the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sheridan Expressway Redevelopment Meeting

Councilman Rafael Salamanca hosted the NYS and NYC Department of Transportation for a meeting with the Hunts Point Meat Market Board of Directors to provide updates on the Sheridan Expressway Redevelopment project. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Success Academy National Elementary Chess Champions

Bronx Times Reporter

Success Academy National Elementary Chess Champions

Three teams from Success Academy tied for first place in the K-6 Under 1400 Section at the U.S. Chess Federation National Elementary Championship this weekend in Nashville, TN. Read more…
A group of youth in the borough learned the basics of healthy cooking and eating in a program that tested their culinary chops. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Bronx Community Research Review Board

The BxCRRB educates its community about research opportunities and the benefits of participation, empowers its community to express their needs and concerns related to research, in order to increase the potential benefits of study to the community. Read more…
Throggs Neck

KofC, Calvary Host 119th Annual Charity Ball

The New York Chapter Knights of Columbus and Calvary Hospital co-hosted the 119th Annual Charity Ball Dinner & Dance on Friday, May 17 at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Morris Park

Make A Wish Foundation Forms Community Council

The team at the Make A Wish Foundation announced the newly formed Bronx Community Council during Bronx Week festivities. Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca met with the Manida Street Homeowners and the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission for a community discussion on historic districts and preservation. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Classical Charter Schools Celebrate Scholar Success

In honor of the nationwide celebration, Classical Charter Schools recognized 26 of its eighth grade students who recently received their high school placement results. Read more…
City Island leaders had a meeting with city officials to discuss ways to handle traffic flow during the island’s peak summer tourist season. Read more…
Castle Hill

Barbuda Relief Network Host Pre-Mothers Day Dance

Bronxites of Barbudan descent and many others came together in support of the hurricane damaged island of Barbuda. Read more…
Fordham

Bronx Private Industry Council Launches

The alliance will build long-term recruitment pipelines for employers and prepare students to generate inclusive economic growth across the borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Councilman King Honors Aretha Franklin

A local councilman honored the late Queen of Soul. Read more…
Hunts Point

Salamanca Discusses Amazon in Hunts Point

Hunts Point

Salamanca Discusses Amazon in Hunts Point

Councilman Rafael Salamanca met with Brad Griggs, Amazon Economic Development senior manager, and local stakeholders to discuss the opening of Amazon’s last mile facility. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Helena Church Hosts May Crowning

Parkchester

St. Helena Church Hosts May Crowning

The statue was crowned by students who had received their First Holy Communion the previous day. Read more…
A popular Morris Heights park has reopened following its year-long reconstruction. Read more…
Fordham

CB 5 celebrates opening of Morris Avenue Apartments

The ribbon cutting on a mixed-use apartment building promises both affordable and supportive housing for a west Bronx community. Read more…
Belmont

NYPL Belmont Branch Hosts Anti-Prom

Belmont

NYPL Belmont Branch Hosts Anti-Prom

The New York Public Library Belmont Branch hosted its inaugural ‘Anti-Prom’ on Friday, May 10. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Bronxites Have A Ball At Bronx Ball Gala

Pelham Bay

Bronxites Have A Ball At Bronx Ball Gala

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and the Bronx Tourism Council co-hosted the 2019 Bronx Ball. Read more…
Pelham Bay

PGA Champion Attends NPRDP Golf Outing

Pelham Bay

PGA Champion Attends NPRDP Golf Outing

Juan Antonio ‘Chi Chi’ Rodriguez, 8-time PGA Champion and the first and only Puerto Rican inducted to the World Golf Hall of Fame, participated in this year’s fourth annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade Golf Outing. Read more…
Parkchester

PhRMA’s Roadmap to Health Visits

Roadmap to Health was developed in response to the rising rates of chronic disease in the United States. Read more…
Concourse

Damon Runyon 5K Held At Yankee Stadium

Concourse

Damon Runyon 5K Held At Yankee Stadium

Runners and walkers of all ages, and from as far away as Australia, traversed the course along with scientists funded by Damon Runyon. Read more…
J&S Caring Food Pantry and NYPD Community Affairs Bureau joined local businesses and volunteers in co-hosting a Free Community Senior Fun Day. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Preston Honors Giannini At Golf Outing

Pelham Bay

Preston Honors Giannini At Golf Outing

Attendees and sponsors of the event helped provide much needed scholarship opportunities for incoming and current Preston students Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

City Island Oyster Project looks to improve water quality

Bronx Times Reporter

City Island Oyster Project looks to improve water quality

An ambitious grassroots effort to restore marine ecology in local waterways is gaining traction. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Dinowitz, transit advocates, steer MTA bus service fix

With an anticipated redesign of the borough’s bus service coming in September, one Bronx elected official, along with a dozen transit advocates, are calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to steer improvements in the right direction. Read more…
Morris Park

Borough President Diaz Salutes Local Veterans

In honor of Bronx Week, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and his Veteran Borough President Veteran Advisory Council co-hosted the Veterans Appreciation Breakfast on Monday, May 13 at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Greek American Institute Bids Farewell to Principal

The Greek American Institute dedicated its time honored Evening of the Arts celebration to its outgoing principal Anne Prokop on Wednesday, May 15. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Nurses Enjoy Spa Day

Morrisania

Triboro Center Nurses Enjoy Spa Day

In honor of National Nursing Home Week, RehabWorld from midtown Manhattan visited the nurses and staff at Triboro Center on Wednesday, May 15 to hand out complimentary massages and their spa services. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN rallies against substance treatment clinic; electeds united

The community again rallied to protest a proposed substance abuse treatment program planed in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

CB1 votes down Mott Haven jail; Arline Parks speaks out

Bronx Times Reporter

CB1 votes down Mott Haven jail; Arline Parks speaks out

Community Board 1 unanimously voted “no” on the city’s plan to build a 24 to 25 floor jail in Mott Haven. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

New traffic proposal for Southern Boulevard is unpopular

The NYC Department of Transportation’s push to install bicycle lanes throughout the Bronx hasn’t been well received by residents in various neighborhoods. Read more…
The 45th Precinct Community Council saluted local leaders and police officers at its annual breakfast gala and awards ceremony. Read more…
Concourse

BP Diaz Hosts Bronx Week Labor Breakfast

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. hosted his fifth annual Bronx Week Labor Breakfast on Tuesday, May 14. Read more…
The Friends of Pelham Bay Park celebrated the timeless legacy of fun summers at Orchard Beach and four special friends who support the park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Residents Protest Proposed Miracle City Counseling Program

Over 100 Throggs Neck residents living near 2800 Bruckner Boulevard joined community activist and protest organizer Egidio Sementilli for a rally denouncing a proposed Miracle City substance abuse treatment center on Saturday, May 18. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

The coalition discussed its mission, elevator pitch and prevention ethics. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Underground Music Scene On Full Display

The Bronx’s underground music scene was on full display! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Bronx Columbus Parade grand marshals selected

Two outstanding individuals were selected for honors during the 2019 Bronx Columbus Day Parade. Read more…
Bedford Park

Lehman Center hosts 50th Anniversary Concert

Bedford Park

Lehman Center hosts 50th Anniversary Concert

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods is proud to present the return of Cuba’s legendary, Grammy-winning dance orchestra. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Bronxer returns from hiatus; big things are yet to come

The Bronxer is back. Read more…
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