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Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016

Bronx Times Reporter

Event to honor late historian Bill Twomey and historical figure Anne Hutchinson

A heroine from borough history will be remembered at an event that should please history buffs. Read more…
Borough-wide

Grand Concourse tenants going without gas since June

Residents at 1777 Grand Concourse are in the midst of the holiday season with no gas in their apartments. Read more…
Community Service

FreshDirect, Merchants Distribute 500 Turkeys

Community Service

FreshDirect, Merchants Distribute 500 Turkeys

South Bronxites were thankful for FreshDirect, Keith Rubenstein of Somerset Partners and local merchants’ generosity during the season of giving. Read more…
Community Service

St. John School Hosts Bless Our Winter Coat Drive

Community Service

St. John School Hosts Bless Our Winter Coat Drive

In honor of the season of giving, St. John School hosted a Bless Our Winter Coat Drive on Wednesday, November 23. Read more…

Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

Business

Dunkin’ Donuts Opens At BJ’s Wholesale Club

BJ’s Wholesale Club shoppers and Bronxites now run on Dunkin’ with grand opening of 610 Exterior Street restaurant. Read more…
St. Helena Church’s faithful celebrated their parish’s annual Multicultural Mass recently. Read more…

Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016

Community Service

Dinowitz’s Holiday Food Drive Makes Huge First Donations

Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz and others lent a helping hand to local families in need this holiday season. Read more…
Mayor Bill de Blasio attended a 12th Council District Town Hall Meeting on Monday, November 21 at the Academy for Scholarship and Entrepreneuship. Read more…
Community Service

Roadway Moving Distributes Over 500 Turkeys

Community Service

Roadway Moving Distributes Over 500 Turkeys

Roadway Moving distributed over 500 turkeys to two locations on Monday, November 21. Read more…

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

Crime

Knife-wielding teen shot by police

Crime

Knife-wielding teen shot by police

A knife-wielding 19-year-old man who was shot and wounded by police has been charged after threatening officers last week. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz Distributes Thanksgiving Meals

Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz Distributes Thanksgiving Meals

This Thanksgiving season, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. partnered with several public and private institutions to give back to neighborhoods and families throughout the Bronx. Read more…
Community Service

R.A.I.N. Gun Hill Senior Center Earns Award

Community Service

R.A.I.N. Gun Hill Senior Center Earns Award

The R.A.I.N. Gun Hill Senior Center earned a prestigious honor recently. Read more…

Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016

New York Common Pantry had its annual turkey giveaway on November 18 at its Bronx location in Mott Haven. The giveaway, which the pantry runs with the New York Mets, served about 100 people. Read more…
A devastating fire in Longwood has left 20 families homeless and an elderly resident fighting for her life. Read more…
Borough-wide

NYC Council approves Lambert Houses rebuilding plan

The New York City Council approved a plan to provide funding for rebuilding Lambert Houses. Read more…
Music

Angel Reyes Teaches Bomba Drumming

Renowned percussionist Angel Reyes conducted a master Puerto Rican bomba drum class at the Bronx Music Heritage Center Labratory. Read more…
This season of giving, Centers Health Care distributed delicious Thanksgiving pies for residents and employees at the Hope Center and University Nursing Home. Read more…

Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016

New York Residence celebrated on Friday, November 18 the opening of what they are calling the ‘nicest real estate brokerage office in the Bronx’ on East 188th Street in Fordham. Read more…
Just as temperatures plunged after a welcome warm spell, dozens of residents of the 12th Council District lined up outside the office of Andy King on Gun Hill Road November 21 looking for warm winter coats. Read more…
Community Service

Hunger Free America Serves Thanksgiving Week Events

Hunger Free America hosted media events on Tuesday, November 22 and Wednesday, November 23 at emergency food and social service in all five boroughs. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Event

Madison Square Boys & Girls Club’s 50th Annual Christmas Tree Ball

The Madison Square Boys & Girls Club will celebrate its 50th annual Christmas Tree Ball on Friday, December 2 at Cipriani’s. Read more…
Community Service

Family Serves Thanksgiving Meals To South Bronx Homebound

Dan, Beverly, Bella and Jonathan Bartfeld spent Thanksgiving morning giving back to homebound elderly Citymeals on Wheels recipients in the south Bronx. Read more…

Friday, Dec. 2, 2016

The 49th Precinct community welcomed its new commanding officer at a recent meeting of its precinct council. Read more…
Borough-wide

Shuttered ABC Carpet leaves hole in Soundview

The 250,000-square-foot ABC Carpet and Home warehouse, opened 33 years ago as a discount warehouse for excess product, is being vacated. Read more…
Community Service

Baldor Specialty Foods Spreads Holiday Cheer

Baldor Specialty Foods spread holiday cheer to Hunts Point neighbors on Saturday, November 19. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Lead by Example and Reverse the Trend and the Joint Remedial Process Team hosted an informative and engaging Stop and Frisk Public Forum recently. Read more…

Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016

Military

Hope Center Salutes National Guard Vet

The Hope Center saluted one of its great employees for his service to both seniors and his country. Read more…
The New York Yankees and Krasdale Foods pitched in to help Bronx families in need of Thanksgiving meals. Read more…

Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016

Health

Bronx Great American Smokeout Event

As the nation celebrated the Great American Smokeout and Thanksgiving, Bronxites were thankful that Sports Foundation implemented a Tobacco Free Outdoor Policy recently. Read more…

Monday, Nov. 28, 2016

Education

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Engages Youth

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met with children at the Soundview Community Service to discuss drug prevention and awareness. Read more…

Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016

Event

P.S. 65 Serves 2nd Annual Thanksgiving Feast

P.S. 65 served its second annual Thanksgiving Feast on Saturday, November 19. Read more…

Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016

Event

MBBA Hosts Bronx Community Law Day

Event

MBBA Hosts Bronx Community Law Day

The Metropolitan Black Bar Association hosted ‘Bronx Community Law Day’ on Saturday, November 12 at Bronx Library Center. Read more…
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