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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

West Farms

Medical center, once in the south Bronx, relocates to West Farms

Something old is new again. On the day the U.S. Supreme Court upheld Obamacare, a brand new medical center for cerebral palsy set up shop in West Farms. Read more…

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Co-op City

Construction begins on cracked sidewalk near P.S. 160 in Co-op City

No more cracks, no more possible broken backs, to paraphrase the old child’s rhyme. Read more…

Monday, July 23, 2012

Van Cortlandt Village

Damaged and broken, a war memorial grove comes back to life

A once desecrated war memorial grove is back to its former glory. Local vets were joined by city Parks officials and lawmakers for the re-opening of the Van Cortlandt Park Memorial Grove on 246th Street and Broadway. Read more…

Sunday, July 22, 2012


Eighteen vigils for Ramarley Graham end, one for every year he was alive

The 18th and final vigil for an 18-year-old Wakefield youth fatally shot by a police officer in a disputed incident will be held today outside a Wakefield home that has turned into a virtual shrine. Read more…

Saturday, July 21, 2012


With Pedro Espada Jr.’s clinic gone, two new clinics open in Soundview

While one health care provider takes over disgraced former Senator Pedro Espada’s now defunct Soundview Health Center, another clinic has set up shop just blocks away. Read more…

Thursday, July 19, 2012


Fire takes out rooftop in Concourse complex

A six-alarm blaze ripped through a Concourse apartment complex, injuring 28 firefighters and leaving dozens homeless. Read more…

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