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Local leaders and students celebrated the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art playground in Longwood. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Pre-K Student Selected for Art Show

Bronx Times Reporter

Pre-K Student Selected for Art Show

Artwork created by Kiara Bodden, a pre-K student from Harriet Tubman ECE Center, was selected to be displayed at Christie’s for Young Visions 2019. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Male Breast Cancer Activist Raises Awareness

Male breast cancer survivor turned activist Michael Singer and his wife Patty were busy during Men’s Health Month raising awareness and educating the public about male breast cancer at several events. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Stand Up To Violence’s Peace Walk

Bronx Times Reporter

Stand Up To Violence’s Peace Walk

In recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Month, the fifth annual Stand Up to Violence Peace Walk was held on on Thursday, June 20 at Astor & Wallace avenues. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Sponsors Lien Outreach Session

Councilman Mark Gjonaj sponsored a Lien Outreach Session for constituents in the 13th Council District. Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined families and the eighth grade graduates of the Bronx Studio School for Writers & Artists to announce the allocation of $240,000 to upgrade the school’s technology infrastructure and funding to support cultural programming. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Just Nuts Performs At Yonkers PAL Gala

Just Nuts Orchestra with Dennis Dion Nardone, Tommy Pipes McDonnell, John Serio, Marla, Ray Burkhart, Jame Fracassi and Sal Corrente were honored to perform tonight for The Yonkers Police Athletic League 2019 Gala Dinner Dance at Mulinos Lake Isle. Read more…
Norwood

CHAM Patients Enjoy Western BBQ

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore’s young patients enjoyed a Western BBQ and carnival games, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies on Wednesday, June 26. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Current Initiatives’ National Laundry Wash Tour

In honor of its third annual Laundry Project Tour, Current Initiatives washed thousands of loads for Bronxites at Clean and Green Laundromat. Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Square BID Hosts 11th Annual Fair @ The Square

The Westchester Square Business Improvement District and Image Marketing co-hosted its 11th annual Fair @ The Square on Saturday, June 15. Read more…
Allerton

Gjonaj Attends Allerton Library Block Party

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was pleased to kick off the Summer Reading program at the Allerton Library Block party! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston HS Students Named Million $ Scholars

Preston High School is proud of their students, Adriana Bracco, Ashley Davis and Blessing Njoku, who were celebrated for being three out of six ‘Million Dollar Scholars’ by the Archdiocese of New York. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Fiesta San Juan Festival

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Fiesta San Juan Festival

A local councilman honored a local leaders during the 24th annual Fiesta San Juan Festival. Read more…
Mott Haven

$6.6 million renovated historic Saw Mill Playground reopens

A popular Mott Haven playground has reopened just in time for summer! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

CB 11 Hosts 4th Annual Health Fair

Pelham Parkway

CB 11 Hosts 4th Annual Health Fair

Everyone was in good spirits celebrating Community Board 11 Health and Social Services Committee’s fourth annual Health Fair. Read more…
Co-op City

M.S. 181 Art Club Unveils School Mural

Co-op City

M.S. 181 Art Club Unveils School Mural

Councilman Andy King joined students from M.S. 181’s Art Club who cut the ribbon and unveiled a mural completed this spring as part of a collaborative program with the Lehman College Art Gallery. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj, King At City Hall For Small Biz

Council members Mark Gjonaj and Andy King rally at City Hall for small businesses. Read more…
Allerton

Allerton Ave Homeowners Picnic

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently attended the Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association Inc.’s annual picnic. Read more…
Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez and Senator Jamaal Bailey met with local community leaders and activists in Norwood at the 2019 Royal Bengal Street Fair. Read more…
Morrisania

Salamanca Congratulates P.S. 140 Graduates

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined the fifth grade graduating class of P.S. 140 to celebrate their academic achievements and announced the allocation of $125,000 for technology upgrades. Read more…
“What we do as DJs gets overlooked.” Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

NYCDCC Honors Apprenticeship Grads

Bronx Times Reporter

NYCDCC Honors Apprenticeship Grads

Approximately 205 apprentices graduated from the NYC District Council of Carpenters’ apprenticeship program on Friday, June 21. Read more…
Bedford Park

Friends of Mosholu Parkland’s Garden Festival

The seasonal celebration featured guitar music, face painting, visioning of a new children’s planting garden that P.S. 8 school will be using with their classrooms, arts and crafts and some planting. Read more…
Bronxites commemorated World Pride and the 50th anniversary of Stonewall Pride in NYC at the annual 1 Bronx World Pride Festival on Sunday, June 23 at 2825 Third Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Meets With LAAL NYC Representatives

Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Meets With LAAL NYC Representatives

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez met with LAAL NYC, an organization that empowers and bolsters Bengali women. Read more…
Longwood

Salamanca Congratulates P.S. 66 Graduates

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined the fifth grade graduating class of P.S. 66 to announce the allocation of $125,000 for technology upgrades. Read more…
A detachment of U.S Marine Corps veterans helped out the next generation. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Cabrera Helps Handicapped Community

Councilman Fernando Cabrera is helping the disabled community. Read more…
Norwood

Bronxites Enjoy Family Fitness Festival

The event featured games, relay races, zumba exercises, health workshops, gifts and prizes. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bailey Hosts Gun Violence Awareness Basketball Game

Senator Jamaal Bailey, Mount Vernon Project SNUG and Bronx Rises Against Violence co-hosted a gun violence awareness basketball game on Wednesday, June 26 at Hartley Park. Read more…
Tremont

Modern Fresh Market Opens In Tremont

The Perez Family hosted the grand opening of Modern Fresh Market at Tremont Renaissance on Friday, June 28. Read more…
Melrose

Salamanca Congratulates P.S. 1 Graduates

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined the fith-grade graduating class of P.S. 1 to celebrate their academic achievements and announced the allocation of $125,000 for technology upgrades. Read more…
Westchester Square

Grave concerns continue over proposed housing site

Grave concerns about a proposed affordable housing development’s location continue. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Pelham Bayite slices up the competion on History’s ‘The Butcher’

A local food entrepreneur recently tried her hand at butchery for a $10,000 weekly prize on a new television program. Read more…
Van Nest

Throggs Neck Merchants Bowling Night

Everyone had a ball at the Throggs Neck Merchants Bowling Night on Saturday, June 22 at Van Nest Bowling. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

NYISE Graduates Receive Their Diplomas

Middle and high school students from the Schermerhorn and Van Cleve programs at the New York Institute for Special Education proudly received their diplomas. Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf Celebrates 150th

Councilman Mark Gjonaj attended St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf’s 150th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, June 22 at Marina del Rey Caterers. Read more…
Pelham Bay

EMS Save Emotionally Disturbed Pel Bay Man

EMS saved an emotionally disturbed man from harming himself and potentially others in Pelham Bay. Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca hosts his inaugural Basketball Tournament at the Longwood P.A.L. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

NCBH, Jacobi ask state for an operating certificate merger

Bronx Times Reporter

NCBH, Jacobi ask state for an operating certificate merger

Jacobi Medical Center and North Central Bronx Hospital, both part of the city’s public hospital system, may soon come together. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Traffic snarls at Unionport Bridge expected to get worse

Bronx Times Reporter

Traffic snarls at Unionport Bridge expected to get worse

Traffic approaching the Unionport Bridge isn’t likely to get better anytime soon as its reconstruction reaches a critical point. Read more…
The 43rd Precinct Community Council Fellowship Breakfast honored outstanding community and law enforcement members on Friday, June 21 at at Holy Cross Church. Read more…
Concourse

BP Diaz Celebrates Caribbean Heritage

The borough president hosted his annual celebration recognizing the vibrant history and culture of the borough’s Caribbean community. Read more…
Morris Park

MPBID, Patsy’s Host Graduation Celebration

The end of the academic year celebration included free face painting, balloon animals and pizza by Patsy’s. Read more…
Westchester Square

Westchester Square BID Hosts 6th Annual Meeting

Westchester Square

Westchester Square BID Hosts 6th Annual Meeting

The Westchester Square Business Improvement District hosted its sixth annual meeting on Friday, June 21 at Shanghai Red. Read more…
The Hub

Gjonaj Attends 1 Bronx World Pride Festival

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was glad to celebrate with so many at the 1 Bronx World Pride Festival. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Investigate Olinville Homicide

Police need your help solving a homicide that happened in Olinville. Read more…
Longwood

Salamanca Funds Casita Maria

Longwood

Salamanca Funds Casita Maria

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined Haydee Morales, Casita Maria executive director and local families to present a check for $175,000 to fund after-school and cultural programming. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Biaggi Attends Jacobi Pride Walk Celebration

Senator Alessandra Biaggi joined Jacobi Hospital COO Jordana Bailey and the staff on Friday, June 28 for the facilities’ annual Pride Walk and Celebration. Read more…
The Bronx was the first in the nation to wish America a happy 243rd birthday! Read more…
City Island

City Island’s Blessing Of The Fleet

City Island

City Island’s Blessing Of The Fleet

City Island Sail and Power Squadron (Americas Boating Club) and the Leonard Hawkins American Legion Post 156 commemorated the annual Blessing of the Fleet on Sunday, June 23 at Fenton Marine dock. Read more…
A massive three-alarm fire ravished a recycling plant at 900 E. 136th Street in Port Morris during the overnight hours of Thursday, June 27. Read more…
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