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Community Service

Local doctor attends his street renaming on S. Boulevard

Community Service

Local doctor attends his street renaming on S. Boulevard

Of the many accomplished general practitioners in the borough, one of the most loved has been Dr. Richard Izquierdo, who was honored in a very special way. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Council Declares Childhood Apraxia Month

Bronx Times Reporter

Council Declares Childhood Apraxia Month

Councilman Mark Gjonaj had a ceremonial and a proclamation issued at the NYC Council Stated Meeting, recognizing May 2018 as ‘Childhood Apraxia Month’ in NYC and raise awareness about this speech disorder affect one in 12 kids in the country. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Homeless Students Become Prom Royalty

Bronx Times Reporter

Homeless Students Become Prom Royalty

Bronx Urban Community School eighth graders were treated like royalty when they had the opportunity to select prom dresses and formal wear. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj At Student Voter Drive

A local councilman met with students to discuss the importance of voting. Read more…
Business

Neerob Restaurant’s Grand Re-Opening

Business

Neerob Restaurant’s Grand Re-Opening

Neerob Restaurant and Halal Chinese celebrated its grand reopening ceremony on Saturday, May 26 at 2096 Starling Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors SEBCO, Fr. Gigante

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors SEBCO, Fr. Gigante

Beginning as a tiny storefront in 1968, the South East Bronx Community Organization today boasts a portfolio of 6,000+ units of affordable housing, employing 300 people. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rivera Honors Educational Leaders

Senator Gustavo Rivera hosted his fourth annual Educational Leadership Breakfast celebrating principals, parent coordinators and parents from schools in the 33rd Senate District. Read more…
Event

Health Care Hosts Cooking Workshops

The afternoon included an exciting, interactive cooking demonstration with chef Timothy Fields. Read more…
Paddlers navigated their canoes through the Bronx River’s tranquil waters. Read more…
Event

St. Helena Hosts Plant-Based Health Fair

The health conscious fair featured information on plant-based nutrition and cooking, vendors and lifestyle physicians and presentations. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Leukemia Survivor Meets Donor

An extraordinary encounter occurred at Citi Field before the Mets battled the Braves on Tuesday, May 1 at Citi Field. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Participatory Budgeting Winners Announced

Bronx Times Reporter

Participatory Budgeting Winners Announced

In a packed auditorium, Councilman Rafael Salamanca announced this year’s Participatory Budgeting winners. Read more…
Community Service

Torres, OATH Hosts Neighborhood Pop-Up Court

Community Service

Torres, OATH Hosts Neighborhood Pop-Up Court

Councilman Ritchie Torres and OATH Commissioner Fidel Del Valle announced on Friday, May 18 that the NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings will hold a Neighborhood Pop-Up Court in his district in the Central Bronx. Read more…
Technology

Mount Installs Campus Solar Energy System

Technology

Mount Installs Campus Solar Energy System

Mount St. Michael Academy is the first Catholic school in the archdiocese and one of only three NYC schools to have installed a solar electric system to power the campus using a sustainable source. Read more…
Business

Urgent Care Opens On Webster Ave.

Urgent Care held a grand opening ceremony for its newest state-of-the-art center at 1210 Webster Avenue on Friday, May 18 Read more…
Senator Gustavo Rivera and Assemblyman Victor Pichardo celebrated Mother’s Day with constituents from their districts on Saturday, May 19 at Monroe College. Read more…
Education

St. Raymond HS Holds Career Day

St. Raymond High School for Boys hosted its annual Career Day on Thursday, May 17. Read more…
Event

Manny Chirico Celebrates Childhood Friends

A former Arthur Avenue native enjoyed a 50th anniversary celebration with his friends. Read more…
Frustrated tenants from 1072 Woodycrest Avenue rallied in protest of their landlord and owner, Jacob Eisenstein on Wednesday May 23. Read more…
Community Service

Crowley Honors Civil Rights Pioneer

On Sunday, May 20, Congressman Joseph Crowley honored civil rights pioneer Claudette Colvin for her lifetime of public service. Read more…
SUNY Maritime College joined the festivities hosting two naval vessels, the United States Navy Ship City of Bismarck as well as the sail powered SSV Corwith Cramer brigantine. Read more…
Education

Holy Family School’s Red Nose Day

Education

Holy Family School’s Red Nose Day

Holy Family School students raised money for Red Nose Day on Thursday, May 24 by dressing in red outfits. Read more…
Education

Soundview Drug Free Coalition Meets

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met on Tuesday, May 22 at Odyssey House. Read more…
Health

Montefiore Hosts Teddy Bear Hospital

Montefiore’s Wakefield Campus welcomed local children who brought their teddy bears and other stuffed animal friends to the annual ‘Teddy Bear Hospital’ on Saturday, May 19. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Madison Square B&G Club’s Youth Of The Year

Bronx Times Reporter

Madison Square B&G Club’s Youth Of The Year

Madison Square Boys and Girls Club hosted its sixth annual Youth of the Year Dinner at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers on Wednesday, May 23. Read more…
Community Service

Human Rights Holds African Community Forum

Community Service

Human Rights Holds African Community Forum

The event featured a panel of senior government employees of African descent. Read more…
Borough-wide

Affordable housing complex completed in Tremont

Borough-wide

Affordable housing complex completed in Tremont

The completion of a new affordable housing complex looks like yet another sign that the borough is going through a renaissance. Read more…
Health

Hope Center Joins NYC AIDS Walk

Health

Hope Center Joins NYC AIDS Walk

Hope Center residents took part in the 2018 AIDS Walk on Sunday, May 20 in NYC. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

West/south BX community react: Syringe dropoff kiosks installed in parks

The City started work on a new plan to clean up Bronx parks and they begin with a green box. Read more…
Technology

Salamanca, The Point Install Wi-Fi Towers

The 15 towers that will be installed are partially funded by the councilman’s $40,000 allocation last year through the Digital Inclusion Initiative. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

Post 1871’s Memorial Day Ceremony

Military

Post 1871’s Memorial Day Ceremony

The Co-op City American Legion Post 1871 and Riverbay Corp. remembered our nation’s fallen heroes on Memorial Day weekend. Read more…
Borough-wide

Bronx Animal Shelter plan gets cool reception in Co-op City

The host community of a proposed full-service borough animal shelter is panning the possible site of a long-awaited facility for borough animal owners. Read more…
Bomb making materials, an AR-15 equipped with a grenade launcher, and enough cocaine to overwhelm Scarface were just some of what Homeland Security and NYPD recovered from a Bronx home Read more…
Joe Torre, Hall of Fame Yankees Manager and Fr. Jonathan Morris, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church pastor, honored a few local legends at ‘A Night in the Bronx on Arthur Avenue.’ Read more…
A time honored tradition was celebrated in honor of this year’s Bronx Week grand finale. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

St. Helena Students Enjoy Pigeon Books

Education

St. Helena Students Enjoy Pigeon Books

St. Helena School students enjoyed spreading their wings while reading. Read more…
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