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Thursday, May 21, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Hunts Point warehouse allegedly used by international drug ring

On Thursday, May 7, three Queens family members and an Italian citizen were charged with conspiracy to import cocaine into the U.S. and allegedly used a Hunts Point produce warehouse in connection with their illegal operation. Read more…

FIAME presents scholarship awards

The Forum for Italian American Educatored honored six students at a ceremony. Read more…

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Community Board 9 names two finalists in district manager search

The search for a new district manager for the borough’s most populous community board has come down to two candidates. Read more…

Teddy bear ‘clinic’ at Montefiore

Young locals brought their sick and injured stuffed animals for a mock clinic at Montefiore Medical Center in Wakefield. Read more…

161st Street BID’s Stadium Street Fair

On Staurday, May 9, the 161st Street BID sponsored its 4th annual Stadium Street Fair across from Yankee Stadium. Read more…

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

First Reel Bronx Film Fest to bring glitz to borough

Bronx Times Reporter

First Reel Bronx Film Fest to bring glitz to borough

A bit of Hollywood glamour is coming to Throggs Neck in a film festival scheduled for a weekend in May. Read more…

Participatory budgeting results announced

Councilman Ritchie Torres and the 15th Congressional District office recently hosted an event to announce the result of the first participatory budgeting cycle for the central Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Allerton Mother’s Day eventt

Bronx Times Reporter

Allerton Mother’s Day eventt

The First Annual Mother’s Day Celebration and Scavenger Hunt on the Allerton Avenue commercial corridor was held on Saturday, May 9. The event was hosted by the Bronx Chamber of Commerce, the Allerton […] Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

First Holy Communion at St. Patrick’s Home

On Sunday, May 10, a procession of approximately 20 children who made or will make their First Holy Communion attended Mass at St. Patrick’s Home Chapel. Read more…

Monday, May 18, 2015

On Friday, April 17, Bronx twins, Amia and Araina Chase took home approximately $30,000 in college scholarships following their victory in Careers Through Culinary Arts Program’s Cooking Competition. Read more…

Fordham grade school gets Ito sculpture

The Fordham Road Business Improvement District arranged the art donation. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Birds Take Flight at Bronx Zoo

Bronx Times Reporter

Birds Take Flight at Bronx Zoo

On Saturday, May 9, the Bronx Zoo hosted ‘Birds in Flight’, a free-flight bird show as part of May’s Migration Month activities. Read more…

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Construction on a long-awaited pedestrian bridge connecting east and west sides of Van Cortlandt Park is coming soon. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

East Bronx Traffic Coalition calls for further study of local roads

A coalition of residents is making its own pitch for further study of major east Bronx roads. Read more…
Hunts Point

‘Salsa in the Park’

On Saturday, May 9, the Southern Boulevard BID and Marketing & Advertising Solutions Inc. presented ‘Salsa in the Park’, a Mother’s Day weekend special. Read more…

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Morris Heights

40-year anniversary for River Park Towers

The River Park Towers celebrate a milestone year after the Bronx’s tallest skyscrapers were completed 40 years ago. Read more…

Albanian president visits St. Barnabas

President of Albania Bujar Nushani, along with his wife Odeta, recently visited St. Barnabas Hospital. Read more…

Friday, May 15, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Police arrest two in connection with 2013 mob hit

Police have arrested and charged two men in connection with the 2013 mob execution style shooting murder of Michael Meldish, a well-known mob hit man and co-leader of the infamous ‘Purple Gang’. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Justo pitches Monroe over rival George Washington

James Monroe didn’t try to fool itself by calling its matchup with George Washington just another game. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gillen’s blast powers Fordham to third straight Atlantic-10 crown

Rachel Gillen put the exclamation point on her playoff performance and another conference title for Fordham University. Read more…

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

President Obama visited Herbert H. Lehman College to announce an initiative designed to help urban youth, especially young men of color. Read more…

Monday, May 11, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Street named for activist, Margaret Mack

Bronx Times Reporter

Street named for activist, Margaret Mack

West Mosholu Parkway South at Jerome Avenue was named the “Margaret Mack Triangle” in honor of the community activist. Read more…

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Wings penalized for playing in Dick’s Nationals

The Wings athletic programs could be shut out of interstate competition next year as punishment for its participation in the Dick’s High School Nationals Tournament — and school officials say the league didn’t warn them about those consequences before the event. Read more…
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