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Community Service

Morrisania Revitalization Corp. Awards Gala

Councilman Andy King and his wife Neva Shillingford-King attended the Morrisania Revitalization Corporation Awards Celebration on Saturday, May 12. Read more…
Education

High Schoolers Win Scholarships

Two Bronx high schoolers earned some big money to help advance their education. Read more…
Community Service

The Point’s ‘Blank Plate’ cooks up session’s last meal

It started as concept to end community violence and evolved into community meals. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

My Brother’s Keeper Family, Youth Event

Bronx Times Reporter

My Brother’s Keeper Family, Youth Event

Councilman Andy King recently attended the My Brother’s Keeper Family and Youth Event which grooms young men of color into future leaders. Read more…
Health

King At Montefiore Teddy Bear Hospital

A local councilman attended Montefiore Wakefield Campus for a day of health education and some fun on a rainy day. Read more…
Business

Marshalls Opens In The Hub

A grand opening ceremony was held on Thursday, May 31 for Marshalls’ newest Bronx store at 2952 Third Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Mayor enacts new ‘carsharing’ program, Bronx not thrilled

The Bronx will play part into Mayor Bill de Blasio’s newly unveiled two year ‘carsharing’ pilot program that aims to reduce traffic and congestion around the entire city. Read more…
Diversity

BombaYo’s BomBarBecue Honors Leaders

Diversity

BombaYo’s BomBarBecue Honors Leaders

BombaYo celebrated its decennial at the tenth annual BomBarBecue on Saturday, May 26 at Andrew Freedman Home’s lawn. Read more…
Education

King Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Day

Councilman Andy King recently joined Beulah Church of God Seventh Day in honoring and recognizing educators for Teacher Appreciation Day. Read more…
Faith

Pastor Gooding Celebrates 21st Anniversary

Councilman Andy King joined Fellowship Tabernacle Ministries COGIC pastor Jay Gooding in celebrating his 21st pastoral anniversary. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets College Prep Students

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets College Prep Students

Councilman Rafael Salamanca met with Bronx Lighthouse College Prep Academy students on Friday, June 1. Read more…
Real Estate

Tenants sue landlord for neglecting repairs, maintenance

The building has 134 open violations, 62 of which are immediately hazardous, according to The Legal Aid Society. Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca recently met with Gus Tyras and toured Victory Food Service in Hunts Point and Food Fest Depot in Port Morris. Read more…
Event

Little Friends Of The Museum Celebration

Children from the Bronx Children’s Museum’s Little Friends of the Museum program celebrated its artistic accomplishments. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

St. Raymond’s High School cuts ties with teaching order

St. Raymond’s pastor and graduate, Father James Cruz wrote an open letter explaining his reasoning for severing the lifetime connection with the Lasaillian educational tradition. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Young People’s Chorus At The Apollo

It was rainy and dreary outside of the Apollo Theater on Thursday, May 17, but it was full sun inside with all of the happy, smiling faces of more than 1,000 school children from Brooklyn, Manhattan, Bronx and Queens, who all participated in the School Choruses program of the Young People’s Chorus of New York City. Read more…
Diversity

BP Diaz Hosts Ramadan Iftar Dinner

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. toasted several local Muslim leaders at his annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner. Read more…
Councilman Andy King recently attended Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.’s May Week celebration ‘Be Ready, Be Safe Emergency Preparedness Fair.’ Read more…
Education

P.S. 119 Hosts Spring Science Fair

P.S. 119 celebrated its Spring: A Season of Renewal week long science fair. Read more…
Parks

Construction starts on Williamsbridge Oval Skate Park

Construction has begun on a skate park inside a well-utilized city park. Read more…
Education

Cardinal Spellman Exhibits Student Art

Education

Cardinal Spellman Exhibits Student Art

Cardinal Spellman High School recently held its annual fine arts show showcase that featured several hundred works of art on display from teacher Marie Murray’s art classes. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Supports Family Paid Leave

Bronx Times Reporter

King Supports Family Paid Leave

Councilman Andy King joined in the fight for Family Paid Leave at the second annual Game Changer for the 21st Century Workplace Awards at 1199 SEIU. Read more…
Education

PAL Youth Explore Behavioral Science

Education

PAL Youth Explore Behavioral Science

Fifth through eighth grade students from 20 Police Athletic League centers throughout the five boroughs explored Behavioral Science at PAL’s eighth annual Science Fair on Saturday, May 19. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

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

NYPD to monitor troublesome E. Bronx intersections

Seven locations around, Morris Park, Pelham Parkway, and Throggs Neck area will see NYPD security cameras installed at intersections that have been of concern to residents and police alike. Read more…
Art

East 176th Street Fair Encourages Artists’ Creativity

Passersby had the opportunity to help artists paint a mural slated to be installed in the same location in June. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

After-School Theatre Program

Local students enjoyed giving their own Broadway styled performances at an after-school program. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Speaks At Bodega Assoc. Meeting

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently attended the Bodega Association meeting to discuss how to best protect local businesses facing an enormous amount of competition. Read more…
Diversity

King Visits NAACP’s Williamsbridge

Councilman Andy King, his wife Neva Shillingford-King and special assistant Brian Melford recently paid a visit to NAACP’s Williamsbridge Branch. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Robert McGuire Scholarship Awards

Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Robert McGuire Scholarship Awards

Police Athletic League children, families, friends and supporters gathered at the PAL William J. Duncan Center in Manhattan to celebrate the recipients of the Robert J. McGuire Scholarships, including Bronx residents on Tuesday, May 8. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
As a decision dwindles, multiple jail sites are being viewed but all signs push to one. Read more…
Community Service

Salamanca Honors Mid Bronx Desperatos

Councilman Rafael Salamanca and his wife Jessenia celebrated the Mid Bronx Desperatos team for their many accomplishments and service to the Bronx on Thursday, May 24 at the New York Botanical Garden. Read more…
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