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Bronx Times Reporter

Mott Haven jail opponents accuse CPC member of conflict

Combatants of the Mott Haven jail plan at 320 Concord Avenue have found what they describe as yet another flaw in the mayor’s aim to phase out Rikers Island by 2026-27. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salsa on the Plaza! Dancing Event

The steamy heat didn’t stop Salsa on the Plaza! Dancing to the live music of Luisito and Orchestra, attendees put on their dancing shoes and danced the night away. Read more…
The event included games, refreshments, live music, giveaways, dance performances, a DJ, a face painter and Child Safety IDs from the NYPD. Read more…
Art

Kingsbridge Heights Mural Unveiling

A beautiful new mural made its debut at Kingsbridge Heights Community Center’s Neighborhood Festival. Read more…
Two people are recovering after being shot at 2323 Crotona Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
In honor of 7 Eleven Day on Thursday, July 11, 7 Eleven at 557 Grand Concourse helped Bronxites beat the summer heat with some free refreshing Slurpees. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

P.S. 14 art project recognized as one of the nation’s best

One Waterbury-LaSalle elementary school is getting some creative recognition for one of the nation’s best public art projects. Read more…
One leading provider of natural gas and transportation fuel has started pumping in Hunts Point. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Experimental pop group Human Host sets Bronx performance

A band which once called the Boogie Down Bronx its home is set to give Bronxites a mind-expanding experience. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Citi Bike stations scheduled for many south Bronx nabes

The Bronx will be riding in style as Citi Bike announced that it will soon be peddling into the borough and other parts of the city on Tuesday, July 16. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

KIPP NYC College Prep High School Graduation Ceremony

KIPP NYC College Prep High School hosted its graudation ceremony for the Class of 2019 on Friday, June 28 at Lehman College. Read more…
RAIN hosted its 4th of July Celebration on Monday, July 1 at Boston Secor Community Center. Read more…
Education

Classical Charter Schools Honor Graduates

Education

Classical Charter Schools Honor Graduates

In a celebration of their achievements and bright futures ahead, Classical Charter Schools honored 26 south Bronx eighth grade scholars at a community graduation ceremony on the evening of Friday, June 28 at Fordham University. Read more…
A local councilman joined many others in honoring a local pizzeria. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

RAIN Honors Local Leaders

Bronx Times Reporter

RAIN Honors Local Leaders

RAIN honored local leaders at two separate events. Read more…
Health

Powell Named Triboro’s Employee of the Month

Roberta Powell, Nursing Department certified nursing assistant, was named as Triboro Center’s June 2019 Employee of the Month. Read more…
Event

Camp Junior Grand Opening Ceremony

Event

Camp Junior Grand Opening Ceremony

Camp Junior, named in memory of Lesandro ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz who lost his life to gang violence, is operated by The Fresh Air Fund in Harriman State Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Montefiore Hosts AIDS Memorial Quilt Ceremony

Montefiore is the only health system participating in the initiative, and the only Bronx location where panels from the quilt are on display. Read more…
Bronx Neighborhood Housing Services CDC Inc. Housing Fair on Saturday, July 6 at New Testament Temple Church of God. Read more…
Faith

Sweet Hour Of Prayer Commemorates Year 14

Lilleth and Neville Morgan commemorated the 14th anniversary of their 103.5 FM radio program, ‘Sweet Hour of Prayer’ on Sunday, June 30 at Eastwood Manor Caterers. Read more…
Event

Affinity Health Plan Hosts Summer Block Party

Affinity Health Plan hosted ‘Our Summer Block Party’ on Saturday, June 29 at East Fordham Road and Valentine Avenue. Read more…
Event

Bronx Center Residents Celebrate Independence Day

Bronx Center residents and staff enjoyed celebrating Independence Day with a 4th of July BBQ Celebration on Tuesday, July 2. Read more…
Parks

Hunts Point Playground gets an over $3 million revamp

Eager students from P.S. 48 joined Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver and other officials and community members to cut the ribbon for the reconstructed Hunts Point Playground on Thursday, June 20. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

More than 100 volunteers from the Save the Earth from A to Z University volunteer program from the World Mission Society Church of God helped spruce up Clason Point Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Salad Dressing Competition

M.S. 244 won the Bronx Salad Dressing Competition! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

CHAM Pediatric Heart Transplant Program Celebrates Decade

Bronx Times Reporter

CHAM Pediatric Heart Transplant Program Celebrates Decade

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore commemorated its tenth anniversary of its pediatric heart transplant program on Thursday, June 27 at the Moses East Garden. Read more…
ShopRite of Bruckner Boulevard commemorated its first anniversary with a birthday party on Saturday, June 29 at 1994 Bruckner Boulevard. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Parks Without Borders groundbreaking in Van Cortlant Park

Bronx Times Reporter

Parks Without Borders groundbreaking in Van Cortlant Park

A Parks Without Borders project in the borough held a groundbreaking inside of the city’s third largest park. Read more…
Tech icon and STEM advocate Rhonda Vetere delivered the 2019 commencement address to students, family, and faculty at the eighth grade commencement ceremony for the School of Mathematics, Science And Technology Through Arts. Read more…
Hunts Point Playground has reopened just in time for summer! Read more…
Nightlife

Co-op City Displays Its Patriotic Pride

Nightlife

Co-op City Displays Its Patriotic Pride

Co-op City’s patriotism was on full display at its traditional Independence Day Block Party and Fireworks Show! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Joseph Russo, long-time member, selected as CB 10 chair

Community Board 10 has reached out to select a seasoned veteran of its board to serve as chairperson. Read more…
Local underground musicians had a rocking time at The Underground FLC and The Fox and King, Inc.’s Rock the Bronx Emerging Music Platform. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Participates In NYC Pride March

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. participated in the World Pride NYC 2019 March in Midtown Manhattan on Sunday, June 30. Read more…
Local leaders and students celebrated the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art playground in Longwood. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz votes down Mott Haven jail, DCP met with opposition

After a year and a half of protests, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. has formally told the city ‘no’ to the proposed jail for Mott Haven on Friday, July 5. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Night Market and SummerStage partnership underway

The Bronx Night Market’s partnership with SummerStage is officially underway! Read more…
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