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Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx GPO conversion to retail space starts

The Bronx General Post Office, at the corner of Grand Concourse and East 149th Street, is set to undergo drastic changes, and has recently begun to implement the renovations. Read more…
Community Service

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition reviews grant application

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition held an important monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 8. Read more…
Borough-wide

Taco Bell being built on Conner Street

A new Taco Bell is currently being built on Conner Street and will become the fifth Taco Bell in the Bronx upon completion. Read more…
Borough-wide

Congressman Crowley honors Women of distinction

Crowley hosted his 13th Annual Women’s History Month Celebration Read more…
Borough-wide

P.S. 317 for 2017

New school built on White Plains Road and Bruckner Boulevard. Read more…
Borough-wide

Street Renamed after late NYPD Officer

Borough-wide

Street Renamed after late NYPD Officer

Late NYPD police officer Kevin Gillespie was honored this past Friday March 11, with the renaming of a Fordham street. Read more…
Borough-wide

Borough Pres Honors Officers

Ruben Diaz Jr. thanks team for capturing suspect Read more…
Borough-wide

BX high school will go exploring

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. was recently on hand to discuss the benefits of the 2016 Nat Geo Mundo Explorer Contest. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Community Board 7 appoints new district manager

Meet Community Board 7’s new district manager, Andrew Sandler. Read more…
Borough-wide

Local Church Hosts Giveaway

Borough-wide

Local Church Hosts Giveaway

On Saturday, March 12, The United Church of God on Third Avenue distributed free coats, hot soup and snacks to anyone in need. Members of the United Church of God, the NYPD Chaplin Service, the 48th Precinct, and 48th Precinct Auxiliary Police were on hand to distribute coats. The community service event was held in memory of Pastor Sarita Torres, who recently passed away. Read more…
Councilman Andy King honored 12 leading borough women. Read more…
Borough-wide

Salamanca Makes Pledge to Office

Rafael Salamanca, who recently won the special election for Council District 17, was sworn into office last Wednesday, March 9, at a City Council meeting in Manhattan. Read more…
Education

Councilman Torres visits youth debate tournament at M.S. 45

Councilman Ritchie Torres visited the third annual Middle School Quality Initiative Debate. Read more…
Borough-wide

Parade Proposal on St.Patty’s

Throggs neck fireman holds up parade for a suprise proposal Read more…
Borough-wide

South Bronx Studio Closes up Exhibit

LDR Studio Gallery held its closing reception featuring ‘The Rise of the S.B.X. Artists’ on Wednesday, March 2. “Through this era of gentrification and political undermining, our struggle motivated this exhibition,” said Luis D. Rosado, who curated the exhibit. The show was inspired by Dadaism and Surrealism. Read more…
Borough-wide

Cardinal Spellman High presents new play

Borough-wide

Cardinal Spellman High presents new play

‘In The Heights’ ran this past weekend at Cardinal Spellman High School. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Monday, March 7, 7:57 a.m. --Cops responded to a 911 call for an assault in progress at 313 E. 141st Street. They found a 34-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man both dead form multiple stab wounds. A knife was found at the scene and an investigation is underway. Read more…
Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Women’s History Celebration recently. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Forward duo powers Lehman to PSAL Class A crown

Charlette Leurs can crash the defensive glass, go coast-to-coast and lay it up on the other end for two points, despite being a big. In the rare case that she isn’t able to get the two points, Paulina Afriyie, another big that runs the floor exceptionally well, was there to clean up. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Senior-laden KIPP NYC wins PSAL Class B crown

KIPP NYC wasn’t going let up in the closing minutes. It came too far to do so, so it grinded its way all the way to the end. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Trip to Garden slips away from Truman

A trip to Madison Square Garden was in Truman’s grasp, and it was oh so close to finally getting past its biggest rival in the process. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Scanlan drops ‘AA’ title game to St. Anthony’s

A CHSAA Class AA title will have to wait, but Monsignor Scanlan provided it belonged playing at the highest classification. Read more…
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