Sections

Sign up for daily news e-mails!

Bronx Times

Covering: Baychester, Bedford Park, Belmont, Bronx North, Bronxdale, Co-op City, Concourse, Concourse Village, Crotona Park East, Eastchester, Fordham North, Fordham, Fordham South, Grand Concourse, Highbridge, The Hub, Hunts Point, Kingsbridge Heights, Longwood, Marble Hill, Melrose, Morris Heights, Morrisania, Mott Haven, Mount Eden, Mount Hope, Norwood, Parkchester, Soundview, Tremont, University Heights, Van Cortlandt Village, Wakefield, West Farms, Williamsbridge, Woodlawn, Woodstock

Real Estate

Webster Green Breaks Ground

A ‘groundbreaking’ supportive and affordable housing development is coming to 3100 Webster Avenue. Read more…
Crime

Two lives claimed in fatal Weeks Avenue shooting

One of two victims killed in an early morning shooting in Mount Hope has been identified by police. Read more…
Borough-wide

Parkchester Resident Wins Angela Merici Medal from College of New Rochelle

Parkchester Resident Margaret Comaskey Wins Angela Merici Medal from College of New Rochelle for her service to the church and the community. Read more…
More than 200 volunteers rolled up their sleeves to help construct a new playground for local children. Read more…
Borough-wide

King holds street co-naming, honors father

Borough-wide

King holds street co-naming, honors father

Councilman Andy King’s office recently hosted a street co-naming honoring the Kings 5 basketball team, a program that was founded by his father, Andy King, Sr. Read more…
Health

SBH Teen Health Center Teens Attend National Youth Summit

Four Bronx teens traveled to Orlando for a four-day intensive training program teaching them how to discourage other teens from using tobacco products. Read more…
Event

Co-op City Hosts Peace Rally

Nearly 200 Co-op City residents joined civic and religious leaders for a three-hour peace rally calling for stronger community and police relations. Read more…
Local elected officials, police, community leaders and anti-gun violence advocates met for a peace march and candlelight vigil in memory of the many police and civilian lives lost in cities across the nation over the past few weeks. Read more…
Economy

New Morrisania apartment building provides supportive housing for the formerly homeless

A housing development serving the formerly homeless has opened. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

National Night Out Against Crime to bring community and police together on August 2

National Night Out is coming up on Tuesday, August 2. Read more…
Health

NFL’s Joe Kowalewski Visits CHAM Patients

Former New York Jets and Miami Dolphins football player, Joe Kowalewski paid a surprise visit to patients staying in the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. Read more…
Health

Rivera & Pichardo Host 3rd Annual Senior Health Fair

Senator Gustavo Rivera and Assemblyman Victor Pichardo hosted their third annual Senior Health Fair at Monroe College. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

15U AAU Bluewave Team Wins War At The Shore Tournament

The 15U Amateur Athletic Union Bluewave Team rode the wave to success by earning first place at the War at the Shore Tournament. Read more…
Borough-wide

After nearly 50 years, VCV library to relocate

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and other elected officials recently announced that $2 million in new funding had been allocated to relocated the Van Cortlandt Library to a new location. Read more…
Woodstock’s Playground 52 is slated for renovation. Read more…
Local elected officials paid homage to six distinguished Dominican community leaders serving the Bronx. Read more…
Borough-wide

Co-op City resident questions FDNY’s ‘fly car’ strategy

The FDNY is touting its new ambulance program despite skepticism from Alvin Ponder. Read more…
P.S. 294 students received a huge surprise when Olympic legend, Jackie Joyner-Kersee visited them on Friday, July 15. Read more…
Fundraisers

Concourse Plaza Multiplex funds cancer research

Concourse Plaza Multiplex raised funds for the 67th annual Jimmy Fund/Variety Children’s Charities Theatre Collections to help support lifesaving patient care and cancer research. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Saturday, June 23 , 1:53 a.m. -- Cops heard the shots fired that ultimately killed a victim while they were on patrol in a radio car. The police officers who heard the shots in their patrol car proceeded to the site, 977 Anderson Avenue, where they found a 24-year-old man in front of that location who had been shot in the head. The victim was taken to Lincoln, where he was later pronounced dead. At the scene, three men who were considered ‘persons of interest’ were taken into custody. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

‘Gun Buyback’ to be held by Bronx DA’s office

The NYPD and Bronx District Attorney’s office will soon host two gun buyback events as part of the Bronx Gun Buyback program. Read more…
Tenants from a three building complex in Highbridge are suing their landlord after enduring years of substandard housing conditions. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Triangle Plaza Hub Opens For Business

Business

Triangle Plaza Hub Opens For Business

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to formally welcome a $35 million, multi-use complex to The Hub section of the Bronx. Read more…
Classifieds
Schneps Community News Group

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: