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Borough-wide

BX 10 bus line complaints mirror citywide issues

Bus ridership is down nearly 20 percent citywide from 2002 to 2015, and public transportation advocates blame traffic. Read more…
Environment

Better Bronx Housing Campaign Launched

A recently launched housing campaign seeks to engage, empower and educate Bronxites of their tenant rights. Read more…
Community and government partners met for the inaugural meeting of the Bronx North Community Drug Free Coalition. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Veterans Set Sail At Huguenot Yacht Club

Bronx Times Reporter

Veterans Set Sail At Huguenot Yacht Club

Over 60 veterans from the James J. Peters VA Hospital embarked for the annual Veterans Boat Ride at the Huguenot Yacht Club. Read more…
A few exemplary local Ecuadorian leaders were honored at a recent heritage celebration. Read more…
Borough-wide

Study On Domestic Violence in the Borough released

As many across the country recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month, members of the Bronx Domestic Violence Roundtable and Bronx Legal Services took time to educate the community on the struggles underserved communities face when fighting domestic violence. Read more…
City Harvest and BronxWorks hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new health corner store in Mott Haven. Read more…
Runners made a mad dash through Hunts Point Riverside Park for the tenth annual Hunts Point Hustle 5K Run/Walk. Read more…
Fitness

New Balance Bronx 10-Mile & 5K Races

Fitness

New Balance Bronx 10-Mile & 5K Races

More than 10,000 runner made tracks through the Bronx for the exhilarating New Balance Bronx Ten Mile and 5K. Read more…
Protesters said they hoped developers will chose union workers to make proposed projects a reality. Read more…
Dog lovers who frequent Soundview Park now have a place where they and their furry friend can enjoy the outdoors. Read more…
Community Board 6 and the 48th Precinct scored a ‘homerun’ with its recent community softball game at Mapes Ballfield. Read more…
Event

Bronx Summer Fest Celebrates Season’s End

The Bronx celebrated the end of summer with a fun-filled celebration for two consecutive Saturdays. Read more…
Music

3rd Annual Music On The Boulevard Festival

The third annual Music on the Boulevard Festival was music to Bronxites’ ears. Read more…
Event

Kingsbridge explosion suspects face felony charges

Police continue to investigate a Kingsbridge home explosion that killed an FDNY officer last week, and have arrested two men in connection with a marijuana growing operation being run out of the house. Read more…
Education

South Bronx For Applied Media’s 1st Annual Balloon Release Ceremony

One south Bronx school got creative celebrating the start of the new school year. Read more…
Event

Fordham Road BID Hosts Fordham Road Fair

It was all fun and games at this year’s Fordham Road Fair! Read more…
Local council members joined many others in calling for the completion of the Concourse. Read more…
Arthur Avenue is one of ‘America’s Greatest Streets.’ Read more…
Borough-wide

City responds to recent Bronx park crime spike

Data compiled by the New York Police Department shows that crime is up sharply from just a few years ago in the Bronx’s 216 city parks, as well as citywide, and steps are being taken to address the issue. Read more…
Music

Jazz Legend Honored In Street Co-Naming

A forerunner of the Be-Bop style of jazz was honored in a recent street co-naming ceremony. Read more…
Professional services firm PwC and teacher-turned-social activist and rapper Dee-1 taught Cardinal Hayes High School students an important lesson about financial literacy. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
A group of high school students learned Bronx history first hand from Fordham University’s most knowledgable professor on the subject. Read more…
Transit

DOT starts Grand Concourse safety plan

Transit

DOT starts Grand Concourse safety plan

Local elected officials are calling for a complete overhaul of a dangerous Bronx roadway. Read more…
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People honored a few exemplary leaders at its 58th annual awards gala. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Runners raced through Yonkers and the Bronx for the adrenaline-fueled tenth annual ‘Woodlawn Run for a Cause’ on Saturday, September 17. Read more…
Music

John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Visits P.S. 25

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus, Apple and Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito made sweet music with P.S. 25 students and faculty on Friday, September 30. Read more…
Education

United Way NYC, NY Giants Launch Character Playbook

United Way of NYC and the New York Giants teamed up with Verizon to launch a new online course focused on helping students develop character and cultivate and maintain healthy relationships. Read more…
Amtrak service was disrupted Wednesday morning when a CSX freight train derailed in Hunts Point. Read more…
Community Service

Thank An Officer Day At PSA 8

A local resident hosted an event thanking NYPD Housing Police Service Area 8 members for their dedicated service. Read more…
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