Bronx Times Reporter

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011

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Businessman Van Zandt Foudn Dead, Was Under Investigation For Possible Ponzi Scheme

Robert John Van Zandt of the ubiquitous Blondell Avenue-based Van Zandt Agency was found dead from a gun shot wound to the head in a Yonkers home on Tuesday, September 6. Read more…
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Evening cell-phone robbery in Colucci Playground causes concern

A brazen robbery of two youths in Colucci Playground at night has the community concerned about safety in the well-used recreation area. Read more…
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OLA Begins School Year With New Pastor

There are two main reasons why Our Lady of The Assumption parishioners can be excited about their new pastor, Monsignor Anthony Marchitelli. First, he has worked in Catholic schools for the past 32 years. Second, he’s a Bronx native. Read more…
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Redistricting hearing held at BCC

The legislative panel in charge of drawing lines for Congressional, Senate, Assembly districts in response to 2010 census data held its first public hearing at Bronx Community College. Read more…
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Vacca secures captial grant for 45th Precinct

The 45th Precinct’s Barkley Avenue station house is going to be ushered into the 21st Century. Read more…
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Pols, Community Boards Turn to Facebook

It first started as a social networking website for college students, but today, elected officials and community activists are using Facebook to keep each other in the loop about borough affairs. Read more…
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NASCAR Racer Thanks 49th Precinct After Winning Virginia Race

Everybody was a winner at this year’s 49th Precinct 9-11 Memorial Run, but a win in Virginia was appreciated much more all the way in the Bronx. Read more…
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Miss Columbus chosen for 2011 Bronx Columbus Day Parade

For Loredana Calce, who was chosen as Miss Columbus for the 2011 Bronx Columbus Day Parade, the opportunity to represent her heritage is just as important as the scholarship now available to her. Read more…
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Community Board 9 Remembers 9/11

On Friday, September 9, with Mayor Bloomberg’s terror threat warning from the previous night fresh in everyone’s minds, Community Board 9 held its official decade commemoration of the September, 11 2001 attacks, in Soundview Park. Read more…
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49th Precinct Nabs Pelham Gardens Jewelry Thief

For weeks, Pelham Gardens residents had to make sure their doors were locked as a young thief preyed on the neighborhood. Read more…

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