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Activism by local high school youth has led to real-world results. Read more…
Community Service

Bedford Park Boy Scout Earns Eagle Rank

Northwest Bedford Park resident Eduardo Santamaria was awarded the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout. Read more…
Community members and police officers met for a ‘Stop the Violence’ basketball tournament on Friday, July 8 at the Boston Secor Basketball Playground. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rodman’s Neck noise complaints reach NYC chief executive

Community leaders continue to press for Rodman’s Neck sound abatement. Read more…
Community Service

BronxWorks 5K At Van Cortlandt Park

Community Service

BronxWorks 5K At Van Cortlandt Park

Over 40 runners and walkers helped raise funds in support of BronxWorks at the organization’s second annual BronxWorks 5K. Read more…
Music

Joe Bataan Meets SETENTA

Iconic Latin Soul musicians Joe Bataan and SETENTA performed at St. Mary’s Park as part of SummerStage 2016’s concert series. Read more…
Ved Parkash, ranked ‘number one’ on NYC Public Advocate Letitia James’ ‘100 Worst Landlords in New York City’, has finally met with his tenants to address their concerns and demands. Read more…
Borough-wide

iHeartRadio takes over billboard in south Bronx

iHeartRadio, an Internet radio platform, will soon occupy the billboard advertisement space atop 20 Bruckner Boulevard that was once home to the iconic ‘History Channel’ advertisement for over 15 years. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxWorks Hosts Annual Gala

BronxWorks hosted its prestigious annual gala honoring two exemplary volunteers serving the Bronx’s youth. Read more…
Montefiore providers, community members, cancer patients and survivors and family members helped raise awareness for a rare cancer affecting nearly 12,000 Americans each year. Read more…
The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition hosted a senior roundtable at the Soundview Senior Center as part of its 2016 Drug Free Action Plan. Read more…
Borough-wide

Groundbreaking held for Doe Fund’s Webster Green

The Doe Fund recently joined funding partners, city and state agency representatives and Magnusson Architecture and Planning for the groundbreaking ceremony of affordable and supportive housing development Webster Green. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx schools to experience high turnover ratio

Four Bronx schools, Lehman High School, Junior High School 80, Banana Kelly High School and Fordham Leadership Academy, will be replacing significant amounts of staff members for the upcoming school year as part of a major transformation. Read more…
Health

Ramon Velez Health & Recovery Center Reopens

A newly renovated health care facility plans to continue a late community health pioneer’s legacy. Read more…
Music

161st BID Welcomes Garth Brooks

The 161st Street Business Improvement District and its Youth Ambassadors offered the Bronx’s well-renowned hospitality to Garth Brooks fans attending the country super star’s concert at Yankee Stadium. Read more…
Event

7th Annual Soundview Park Art & Music Festival

Thousands of Bronxites and their families joined the Friends of Soundview Park in celebrating the seventh annual Soundview Park Art and Music Festival. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Two borough high school teachers attend C-SPAN educators conference

Two local teachers went to Washington courtesy of C-SPAN. Read more…
Borough-wide

Basketball tournament honors Jessica White, mother of three, who lost her life to gun violence

The first Jessica White Safer Basketball Tournament was held on July 15 to promote a safer and drug free community Read more…
Environment

Rev. Alcides & Sarita Torres Community Garden Grand Opening

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to mark the grand opening of the Rev. Alcides and Arita Torres Community Garden at United Church of God 184th Street. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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Music

Tito Rojas Performs At St. Mary’s Park

‘El Gallo Salsero’ himself, Tito Rojas serenaded thousands of SummerStage 2016 concert goers with his trademark salsa sound. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

St. Ray’s Athletes Join City Star Lacrosse

Three St. Raymond High School for Boys athletes have been selected to join an elite city lacrosse team for a four-game tournament this summer. Read more…
The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met at Odyssey House for its July meeting. Read more…
Environment

Farmers Market Kids Take Root

Environment

Farmers Market Kids Take Root

The South Bronx Farmers Market hosted ‘Farmers Market Kids’, an informative hands-on food preparation class promoting healthy eating habits. Read more…
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