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Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Robert A. Williams, pro basketball player, Bronx activist, 77

Brian Cashman and Earl Monroe both came to pay final respects Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

AT&T, Dreamyard summer internship program

Local youngsters from a borough high school are getting real world training at AT&T stores this summer. Read more…

Monday, Aug. 13, 2018

Van Cortlandt Village

PAL Youth Enjoy Sports Day Festivities

Van Cortlandt Village

PAL Youth Enjoy Sports Day Festivities

Fourth and fifth grade girls and boys from each borough engaged in a wide array of drills including soccer, basketball, track and football. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview’s historic ferry launch begins Wed., August 15th

Ferry service is coming to the borough! Read more…

Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018

Mount Hope

Mental Health Mural Unveiled In Mount Hope

A Mount Hope mural is helping to raise awareness and reduce the stigmas. Read more…
Have you tried a Hefe Burrito? Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx restaurants decry gov’s attempt to end tipping

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx restaurants decry gov’s attempt to end tipping

Governor Cuomo’s push to remove tipping at restaurants in New York is being seen as lousy service through the eyes of small businesses. Read more…

Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018

Parkchester

BACC Presents Bangladeshi Block Festival

Parckchester residents enjoyed a Bangladeshi Block Festival this summer season! Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

First Lady McCray Visits KHCC

Kingsbridge Heights

First Lady McCray Visits KHCC

Senator Gustavo Rivera and the Kingsbridge Heights Community Center welcomed the New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray on Monday, July 30. Read more…
Charlie Aponte, previous leader of El Gran Combo, one of the island’s greatest dance bands of all time, performed at St. Mary’s Park. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Fatal Shooting On Tudor Place

Police need your help solving a fatal shooting that happened near the Grand Concourse. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

$4.2 million set aside to repair four aging borough libraries

Four borough library branches are getting extra funding to meet critical needs thanks to budget allocations. Read more…

Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

Baychester

Golden Krust Celebrates Founder, Leader

This year’s National Jamaican Patty Day coincided with the anniversary of Golden Krust’s launch in August 1989, Jamaica’s Independence and Emancipation holidays and the birthday of Mavis Ephraim, the mother and matriarch of the Hawthorne family. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Car Fire On Bruckner Expressway

Firefighters responded to a car fire on the southbound lane of Bruckner Expressway on Wednesday, August 1. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Recognition for ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz

#JusticeForJunior continues... Read more…

Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Morrisania

CPC, NY Cares Hosts Day Of Service

The CPC team helped paint classrooms, organize the school library and revitalize the community garden space. Read more…
Baychester

King, Others Host Hep C Testing

Baychester

King, Others Host Hep C Testing

Over 3.5 million Americans are living with Hepatitis C, including 150,000 New Yorkers, and about half do not know they’re infected. Read more…

Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Sepulveda Hosts Criminal Justice Press Conference

Sepulveda’s reform bills involve state parole board reforms and added help for the victims of crimes. Read more…
University Heights

Walton House supportive housing will serve vets, LGBTQ

A new building promises to serve two deserving yet often underserved communities. Read more…

Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018

Bronx Center resident and 9/11 survivor Pamela Selormey celebrated her 59th birthday with her family, friends and staff on Friday, July 20. Read more…
Belmont

CUNY Med Students Present Projects At SBH

Virtually all of the students are immigrants or the children of first-generation Americans and, in some cases, the first member of their families to attend college. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

National Night Out Against Crime planned at all Bronx precincts on August 7

An evening that’s about fighting crime and bringing the community together is coming up soon at locations around the borough. Read more…

Monday, Aug. 6, 2018

Soundview

Broadway In The Boros At Soundview Park

The cast of Broadway’s hit shows ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ and ‘Kinky Boots’ gave an incredible performance on Friday, July 27 at Soundview Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Mural Promotes Mental Health Awareness

A local councilman joined in unveiling an insightful mural. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview native publishes ‘Casual Musings,’ her first book

A Soundview native published her first book, but its message is far more important. Read more…

Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca, Council Land Use Team Explore District

From Southern Boulevard to Concrete Plant Park, Councilman Rafael Salamanca and the City Council Land Use team recently explored District 17. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Street renamed for community and civil rights advocate

The North Bronx’s matriarch received a fitting tribute. Read more…
The 49th Precinct’s ex commanding officer isn’t going down without a fight Read more…

Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018

Concourse Village

Domino’s Pizza Theater Grand Opening

Concourse Village

Domino’s Pizza Theater Grand Opening

Domino’s newest ‘Pizza Theater’ has set up shop at 220 E. 161st Street, Suite C. Read more…
Parkchester

DA Clark Hosts Silent Peace March

District Attorney Darcel Clark hosted a Silent Peace March to end the violence in the community at the corner of Watson and Castle Hill avenues. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Melrose

Porto Salvo jazzes up south Bronx cuisine

Did you know one of NYC’s best wine bars is in Melrose? Read more…

Friday, Aug. 3, 2018

Williamsbridge

Butler Memorial Education Street Fair A Summer Delight

In honor of the summer season, the Young Kings and Queens Chess Club collaborated with the Butler Memorial Educational Street Fair on Saturday, July 28 at 3920 Paulding Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz, Crespo & Vols At JFK Airport

Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz, Crespo & Vols At JFK Airport

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Assemblyman Marcos Crespo met with volunteers from various CUNY Colleges who are spending up to two weeks in Puerto Rico as part of Governor Cuomo’s ‘NY Stands with Puerto Rico Recovery and Rebuilding’ trip. Read more…
Longwood

Salamanca Funds Urban Health Plan

Longwood

Salamanca Funds Urban Health Plan

Councilman Rafael Salamanca presented Urban Health Plan with $50,000 in Health Bucks during the Urban Health Plan’s annual Diabetes Expo in the south Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Proponents of locating an animal shelter adjacent to the Bay Plaza Mall have been dealt a setback. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Repeat shoplifters a drug store challenge

Bronx Times Reporter

Repeat shoplifters a drug store challenge

“We’ve got a wall of 8-10 people’s photos up.” Read more…

Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Serrano Joins Medicare For All Congressional Caucus

Bronx Times Reporter

Serrano Joins Medicare For All Congressional Caucus

Congressman Jose Serrano joined Congress members Pramila Jayapal, Keith Ellison and Debbie Dingell and over 60 other members of Congress; doctors; nurse and community activists to launch the Congressional Medicare for All Caucus. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Torres, NYPL Fund Bronx Libraries

Bronx Times Reporter

Torres, NYPL Fund Bronx Libraries

The New York Public Library’s Bronx Library Center, Councilman Ritchie Torres and Library president Tony Marx announced that a total of $4.2 million in new funding will be provided to the four library branches in Council District 15. Read more…
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