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Borough-wide

NYCHA plans upgrades to 991 Bronx apartments

Borough-wide

NYCHA plans upgrades to 991 Bronx apartments

An expansion of the New York City Housing Authority’s Permanent Affordability Commitment Together program could mean much needed repairs for approximately 1,000 apartments in the Bronx. Read more…
Diversity

Kingsbridge Heights Octavitas Parranda

Despite the cold weather, the inaugural Kingsbridge Octavitas Parranda on Saturday, January 14 helped warm residents’ holiday spirits through a unique Caribbean holiday caroling tradition. Read more…
Faith

Salamanca Spreads 3 Kings Day Cheer

Councilman Rafael Salamanca distributed toys to local children during the Three Kings Day holiday. Read more…
Borough-wide

Report: Parkchester, west Bronx have worst roads

Parkchester and the Northwest Bronx area have the worst streets in the Bronx, according to a study just released by the New York City Independent Budget Office. Read more…
Borough-wide

CB7: ‘Wait’ on Mosholu Parkway downzoning

Community members pushing for the downzoning of Mosholu Parkway may have to wait a little bit longer following a Wednesday, January 18 Community Board 7 meeting. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

DA Clark Testifies At Rikers Island Hearing

Bronx Times Reporter

DA Clark Testifies At Rikers Island Hearing

The Council’s Committee on Public Safety and Committee on Fire and Criminal Justice Services hosted a joint hearing discussing issues at Rikers Island. Read more…
Politics

BombaYo Salutes Oscar Lopez Rivera

Politics

BombaYo Salutes Oscar Lopez Rivera

BombaYo Culute En Vivo performed a drum salute for soon to be freed Oscar Lopez Rivera, a Puerto Rican nationalist and an Armed Forces of National Liberation leader. Read more…
Community Service

Diaz, PubliColor Honor MLK

Community Service

Diaz, PubliColor Honor MLK

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and many others honored the late civil right leader’s commitment to serving others through a service project conducted at Bronx River Community Center. Read more…
The shooting death of innocent bystander Cindy Diaz, a mother of four, has the community demanding change. Read more…
Faith

Borough President Diaz Honors MLK

Faith

Borough President Diaz Honors MLK

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. honored the memory of the great civil rights leader with a special interfaith service at Trinity Baptist Church. Read more…
Crime

Body parts discovered at waste transfer station in Hunts Point

A Metropolitan Transfer Station worker on the clock made a horrific discovery on the morning of Tuesday, January 17, discovering an unidentified woman’s torso and leg in the waste transfer station, which soon led to the arrest of 40-year old East Flatbush resident Somorie Moses. Read more…
Education

NY Rangers Alum Adam Graves At SASF Floor Hockey Clinic

A former NY Rangers player joined 200 NYC students in a fun-filled floor hockey clinic at P.S. 134. Read more…
Education

P.S. 94 Host 10th Annual Spelling Bee

Education

P.S. 94 Host 10th Annual Spelling Bee

P.S. 94’s 10th annual spelling bee had everyone buzzing with excitement. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Ridgewood Bank staff volunteer their time

Ridegwood Savings Bank employees volunteered 2,400 hours and collectively raised over $67,000 to donate to various charities. Read more…
Technology

Metro College Hosts Tech Meetup Forum

Technology

Metro College Hosts Tech Meetup Forum

Metropolitan College of New York recently hosted Bronx Tech Meetup #RealEstate Edition to discuss the Bronx’s future tech sector. Read more…
Event

Community Mourns Murdered Infant

Event

Community Mourns Murdered Infant

The community paid their respects to a three-month-old girl who died a week after being hospitalized with injuries consistent with abuse. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

M.S. 89 Panthers Perform At Citrus Bowl

M.S. 89 Panthers cheerleading squad performed for a sold out crowd of 70,000 people at the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl in Orlando, FL. Read more…
Community Service

Dress For Success Prepares Bronx Exit

Community Service

Dress For Success Prepares Bronx Exit

Dress for Success Worldwide recently celebrated 12 years of helping Bronx women and its future relocation. Read more…
Faith

Salamanca Commemorates MLK

Councilman Rafael Salamanca commemorated the late civil rights leaders at an interfaith service at Union Grove Baptist Church. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Narratives puts borough’s life online

Bronx Narratives, an online publication started in 2014, provides its readers with a platform that explains the life experiences of living in the Bronx while encouraging local residents to be involved in their community. Read more…
Business

Boston Market Opens At 5520 Broadway

Business

Boston Market Opens At 5520 Broadway

A new Boston Market restaurant is open for business at 5520 Broadway. Read more…
A multiple dwelling fire last Monday left residents out in the cold without a home. Read more…
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy, hundreds of volunteers from different backgrounds joined in creating Hunts Point’s only food pantry to serve those in need. Read more…
Health

Diaz Presents Check To MMCC

Health

Diaz Presents Check To MMCC

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. presented a $50,000 grant from Bank Leumi USA to the Mosholu Montefiore Community Center. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Salamanca, Mayor Help Homeless Vets

Military

Salamanca, Mayor Help Homeless Vets

Councilman Rafael Salamanca, Mayor de Blasio and other officials helped formerly homeless local veterans move into new, affordable and permanent housing on Morris Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

$275 million for Rodman’s Neck upgrades

A proposal that is part of the mayor’s preliminary budget could allocate $275 million for a renovation of the NYPD facility at Rodman’s Neck. Read more…
Politics

Espaillat, Dinowitz Host ACA Protest Rally

Two local elected officals hosted a town hall rally to protest the approaching repeal of the Affordable Care Act by the Republican controlled Congress. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Blake Delivers State of the District Address

Assemblyman Michael Blake delivered his second State of the District address on Sunday, January 22. Read more…
Event

Salamanca Presents Check To CBALL

Event

Salamanca Presents Check To CBALL

Councilman Rafael Salamanca recently allocated $15,000 in funding to CBALL in its efforts to continue youth basketball leagues for Bronx youth. Read more…
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