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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


Ferry Point Activist Passes Away at 86

Some people devote their lives to preserving the environment. the rain forests or polar ice caps. Catherine Poggi devoted hers to preserving the Bronx. Read more…

Potential Business Hours for Planet Fitness A Cause For Concern

Although many of the local officials and landlords believe a new gym is a terrific business for the Pelham Parkway shopping district, others are still not convinced. Read more…

New Day Spa Opens On Middletown Road

Within an earshot of the elevated 6 train, Middletown Road isn’t considered by many to be a peaceful, relaxing location. But that’s precisely why businesswoman Cathy Branch decided to open a spa there. Read more…

Graffiti rises on First Lutheran Church

First Lutheran Church of Throggs Neck has been tagged by vandals yet again, but this time they were brash enough to climb up on scaffolding that was put in place for a restoration project. Read more…

‘Joseph Zinzi Place’ Now Boasts the Crossroads of Belmont

The ‘crossroads’ of the Belmont community now boasts the name of the man who spent many years of his life helping the neighborhood. Read more…

New Pelham Bay Park Gate Idea Causing Mixed Feelings

Residents of Spencer Estate feel that a proposed entrance gate to Pelham Bay Park will open doors, not only to the park, but to a lot of aggravation. Read more…

Husband arrested in murder of wife

After a week of playing ‘cat and mouse’ with cops, a Waterbury-LaSalle man was finally arrested in connection to the death of his wife. Read more…

Costs For New Call Center Significantly Reduced

The high costs for the phone systems and computers that will be installed in the new 911 call center near Pelham Parkway have been significantly reduced. Read more…

City Island shopping strip to get cameras

City Island Avenue will soon be getting security cameras as part of a state grant to help deter vandalism. Read more…

Man Shot Dead After Charging Officers With a Knife

A routine domestic disturbance complaint call led to the killing of a man when he refused to comply with the responding police officers. Read more…

Large Quantities of Mysterious Mail Left on Street

Dozens of parcels left unattended generally doesn’t fare well, but someone has been leaving 60-100packages at a time next to a mail box on Bruckner Boulevard during the night. Read more…

Dinosaur Truck Visits Students of St. Clare’s

Even at a young age children are excited to learn about the ferocious animals that once roamed the planet. Read more…
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