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Bronx Times Reporter

Covering: Van Nest, Morris Park, Pelham Gardens, Allerton, Castle Hill, Pelham Parkway, City Island, Westchester Square, Locust Point, Silver Beach, Edgewater Park, Ferry Point Park, Throggs Neck, Spencer Estate, Country Club, Pelham Bay


St. Benedict’s gets new pastor

A new pastor has taken the helm of St. Benedict Church. Read more…

Miss Columbus reigns at dinner dance

Just in time for the Bronx Columbus Day Parade, the final piece has fallen into place. Read more…

Mary Mitchell Center: future uncertain

After it narrowly escaped eviction last month, the Mary Mitchell Family and Youth Center is in talks with city officials about keeping its Mapes Avenue home. Read more…

Pompeii Lounge dancing ads are no-no

The final days of Pompeii may be coming, and some in the Throggs Neck community are delighted. Read more…

Court sides with Square over shelter

The latest twist in an ongoing legal fight over a homeless shelter on St. Peter’s Avenue could mean closure for the shelter. Read more…

Willis Ave bridge open to traffic

The Willis Avenue bridge is open for business. Read more…

Van Nest Academy up and running

The building previously known as the Van Nest School has been open over one month, and its inaugural year is going smoothly. Read more…

City signage gaffe in Country Club

The federal government is mandating that all street signs in the city be replaced with signs that use both upper and lower case letters. But the change has gotten off to a bumpy start in Country Club. Read more…

Westchester Sq. Med saved from chopping block

It took years of calls and meetings between elected officials and the state Department of Health, but Westchester Square Medical Center has finally been saved from the chopping block in a deal that should keep it open permanently. Read more…

Bronx Grill heats up former Sizzler spot

New name, new look, but same sizzling steaks and renowned salad bar. Read more…

Supermarket makes giving to charity a Big Deal

Big Deal Supermarket and the American Civics Institute have teamed up to collect over $30,000 worth of food for the needy over the past three years, and that number continues to grow. Read more…

OLA goes blue ribbon

Our Lady of Assumption is one of 50 private schools across the country that will now receive national recognition as a top American school. Read more…

Cross County Federal eyes Van Nest

A Queens-based bank that is over 100 years old is coming to the Bronx. Read more…

Sandy delivery coming to Orchard Beach

Orchard Beach will be receiving its first new shipment of sand since Lyndon B. Johnson was president. Read more…

Little league bandit gets max sentence

Don’t mess with the Throgs Neck Little League. Read more…

Anticipating an ‘exceptional’ Halloween dance

Big things are happening at the Throggs Neck Association for the Education of the Exceptional. Read more…

D.O.E.employees hogging metered spaces

Just because it’s legal doesn’t mean it’s fair. Read more…

Total recall: fmr Verizon building gets new tenants

2510 Westchester Avenue is back in business. Read more…
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