Bronx Times Reporter

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009


Insomnia Lounge keeps neighbors up all night

Does Insomnia Lounge evoke a family-friendly environment to you? Read more…

Police checkpoint finds 2 pounds of marijuana

In the continuing effort to get drugs off the street, the 49th precinct has yet again made an arrest for possession of illegal drugs. Read more…

49th sets annual Clesse Run

Its time to break out the running shoes in preparation for the 49th Precinct’s 7th annual 5K 9/11 Memorial Run in honor of Lt. Thomas Clesse. Read more…

Van Nest Post Office may close

Apparently snow, rain, heat and gloom won’t stop the United States Postal Service, but technology and the recession might. Read more…

More Munis for Morris  Park Avenue

Out with the old and in with the new. Morris Park residents and shoppers can expect a change to their business district within in the next few weeks, as standard curbside parking meters are replaced with muni-meters. Read more…

Parking deck over the Bruckner widely favored

Some have labeled it a pipe dream. But if the money could be found, the Throggs Neck, Waterbury LaSalle and Pelham Bay communities feel that a decking proposal kicked around ever since the Bruckner Expressway was built might be an asset and restore the old-time look of the boulevard. Read more…

Speeding motorists enjoy roadway without controls

Peter Spoto of Spoto’s Restaurant on E. Tremont Avenue thinks there should be some sort of speed deterrent on the Cross Bronx Expressway Extension. On Sunday, July 26, a motorist swerved to the side of the extension and hit a parked vehicle. Read more…

DEP vows to fix Puritan Ave. sinkhole

For two months, residents of Puritan Avenue between E. Tremont and Waterbury avenues have had to contend with a large sinkhole right in the middle. Cars have to swerve to avoid hitting the one- to two-foot deep hole. Read more…

E. Bronx History Forum to walk the Square

The East Bronx History Forum and the Huntington Free Library will offer a free walking tour of Westchester Square on Saturday, August 15th. The tour will begin at the Tremont East Diner at Ericson Place […] Read more…
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