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Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz Lights Bronx’s Largest menorah

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. joined Rabbi Levi Shemtou of Riverdale’s Chadbad Lubavitch to light the Bronx’s largest menorah located in Bell Tower Park to commemorate the second day of Chanukah. Read more…
Event

Monore College hosts Winter Wonderland for school families

Monore College hosted its 27th Annual Winter Wonderland celebration for students and their families on Sunday, December 6. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Herbalife distributors blast the product

Bronx Times Reporter

Herbalife distributors blast the product

On Wednesday, December 9, Senator Jeff Klein, Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda, Councilwoman Annabel Palma and Community Board 9 chairman Rogier van Vlissingen hosted a round table discussion at CB 9’s office to educate Soundview residents on Herbalife’s get-rich-quick scheme. Read more…
Business

Boston Market opens at Triangle Plaza Hub

The Bronx officially welcomed Boston Market at recently opened Triangle Plaza Hub on Saturday, December 5 with a grand opening ceremony which included the unveiling of a Boston Market mural created by Bronx-based and highly acclaimed graffiti artist, John ‘Crash’ Matos, to bring the borough’s culture of food art and music to life. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

New park initiative may be double-edged sword

Parks Without Borders, a new, $50 million NYC Parks initiative, may have both positive and negative effects for neighborhoods and parks in the Bronx. Read more…
Borough-wide

NBA great Dolph Schayes, 87, passes away

On Thursday, December 10, NBA legend and pioneer Adolph ‘Dolph’ Schayes passed away at the age of 87 after a six-month battle with terminal cancer. Read more…
Community Service

Academy of Mount St. Ursula holds Day of Service

Academy of Mount St. Ursula students participated in a Day of Service. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

La Pentola Paris Tribute

In a display of peace and solidarity, Bronxites united at La Pentola Restaurant on Saturday, December 12 to pay their respects to the victims of the November 15 Paris, France terrorist attacks which left over 120 dead. Read more…
Borough-wide

Giordano Big G continues Christmas tradition

Giordano Big L, a local meat and fish wholesale warehouse and market, is selling seafood to local customers to assist them with continuing an Italian Christmas tradition. Read more…
Borough-wide

St. Raymond High School for Boys Gives Back

Young men give back to their community and communities abroad this holiday season in the wake of recent tragic events. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Growing Pains: Young Hayes falls to Christ the King

Clive Allen willed his team back into the game, but Hayes couldn’t fully capitalize. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

2015 All-Bronx Boys Soccer Honors

It was another banner year of boys’ soccer in the Bronx. Read more…
Borough-wide

Fall Festival held near P.S. 106

A fall festival was recently held on 2120 St. Raymond’s Avenue, just steps from P.S. 106, where both students and teachers from the school were in attendance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Friday, December 11, 2015, 11:45 p.m. -- The victim, a 24-year-old male, was standing in the vicinity of Tinton Avenue and East 163rd Street when he observed a group of males walking towards him. Read more…
Borough-wide

Valentine Avenue Fire Tears Families Apart

A Thursday, December 10 six-alarm fire on Valentine Avenue left nine injured and many families displaced before being extinguished by the FDNY. Read more…
Photo Galleries

Fordham Road Christmas Tree Lighting

Photo Galleries

Fordham Road Christmas Tree Lighting

Hosted by the Fordham Road Business Improvement District and Infinity Health, the annual Holiday Sparkling Heart of Fordham Celebration and Christmas Tree lighting ceremony was held on Friday, December 11 at Bryan Park to the delight of many local attendees. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Manhattan holds off St. Francis to end five-game skid

Manhattan still has plenty of fight in it. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Theodore Korony American Legion Family’s Turkey Drive

This past Thanksgiving, the Theordore Korony American Legion Family with help from the Homeless Network Housing System, purchased complete Thanksgiving meals to feed local veteran families and families in need residing at homeless shelters throughout the Bronx. Read more…
Borough-wide

The Blessing Of Live Animals, a tradtional devotion celebrated each year included the blessing of dogs, cats, and fish alike by Reverend David Powers

The Blessing of Live Animals by Reverend David Powers took place on October 4, the feast day of St. Francis, an animal lover. Read more…
Real Estate

Lynn’s Place development starts in Longwood

Real Estate

Lynn’s Place development starts in Longwood

The Department of Housing Preservation and Development, Council Speaker Melissa Mark Viverito, Assemblyman Michael Blake and New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray were among the organizations and dignitaries on hand on Tuesday, December 1. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fancy Feet dancers perform at Walt Disney World

Fancy Feet dancers performed on a Walt Disney World stage at Downtown Disney recently. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Peace December Honors Civil Rights Activists

Bronx Times Reporter

Peace December Honors Civil Rights Activists

Promoting peace in our homes and communities since 2010, Peace December held a Tuesday, December 1 awards ceremony commemorating the life and vision of civil rights activists Claudette Colvin and the late Rosa Parks. Read more…
Borough-wide

Bronx Borough President is among honorees at 1st annual Hispanic Achievers Reception

This new fundraiser aims to recognize Hispanic men and women who have demonstrated excellence in leadership as well as those who have facilitated community service in the business community of NYC. Read more…
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