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Faith

Diaz Hosts Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. hosted the Bronx Clergy Taskforce Interfaith Breakfast at the Bronx County Building’s Veteran’s Memorial Hall. Read more…
Education

Young K&Q Chess Club Teaches Elders

The Young Kings and Queens Chess Club taught local elders the game of chess on Friday, March 29 at the Baychester Library. Read more…
More than 15 countries were represented by Heketi students and families who shared the customs and traditions of their native countries. Read more…
Borough-wide

CUNY Supporters Urge Ending Funding Crisis

Borough-wide

CUNY Supporters Urge Ending Funding Crisis

Approximately 42,000 degree-seeking CUNY students reside in the Bronx. Read more…
Books

Daughters of the Stone Anniversary

Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa launched the tenth anniversary edition trade paperback edition of her novel ‘Daughters of the Stone’ on Friday, March 15 at the Andrew Freedman Home. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Honors Black History Month Poster Winners

In honor of Black History Month, Councilman Mark Gjonaj hosted Black History Month Poster Contests in eight schools in District 13. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Torres Opposes After School Summer Camp Budget Cuts

Councilman Ritchie Torres joined United Neighborhood Houses and middle school students to voice their opposition to Mayor de Blasio’s fiscal year 2020 budget proposal to eliminate 34,000 slots for middle school students to participate in summer programming through the city’s School’s Out NYC program. Read more…
Education

CEC 8 Superintendent Hosts Kindness Awards

Community Education Council District 8 Community Superintendent Dr. Erika Tobia hosted The Kindness Awards on Wednesday, March 20 at P.S. 48. Read more…
Diversity

Guineans Succeeding in America Women’s Conference

Panelists and speakers from diverse backgrounds shared how they overcame challenges and how they positioned themselves to take advantage of available opportunities. Read more…
Diversity

Serrano Honors Local Female Trailblazers

Diversity

Serrano Honors Local Female Trailblazers

Congressman Jose Serrano honored several local female leaders at his annual Women’s History Month Celebration. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

WELL Campaign, Benedetto Host Lunch

The WELL Campaign, an advocacy effort to improve student health and well-being in New York, partnered with Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, Senator Shelley Mayer and the American Heart Association. Read more…
Politics

Gibson Delivers District Address

Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson delivered her third State of the District Address. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sorority Reads Across the Bronx

The Delta Sigma Theta Sorority read across the Bronx. Read more…
A Bronx child needs your help fighting a rare autoimmune disease he’s been facing since birth. Read more…
Art

Casita Maria Hosts Bambula Re-remember Exhibit

In this exhibition, the Young Artists of Casita Maria tapped into their ancestral legacies of The Americas and Caribbean. Read more…
Event

Easter Bunny Visits The Mall At Bay Plaza

The Mall at Bay Plaza welcomed the Easter Bunny with a fun-filled show! Read more…
Community Service

161st BID Preps For Yankees’ Homecoming

The 161st Street Business Improvement District prepared for the return of the Yankees and the start of the 2019 baseball season by clearing the parade route for the Welcome Back Yankees Parade. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

45th Precinct Community Council Breakfast May 8th

A precinct community is coming together to celebrate both civilians and police officers at their annual breakfast. Read more…
Education

Authors Visit St. Barnabas HS Students

Education

Authors Visit St. Barnabas HS Students

Two published authors recently visited St. Barnabas High School students. Read more…
Art

Youth Transform Pediatric Office With Mural

Bronx youth helped create a mural at a local pediatrics office. Read more…
Music

Hip Hop Women Artists Rep The Bronx

The Boogie Down Bronx lived up to its namesake. Read more…
Council members Ritchie Torres, Diana Ayala, Rafael Salamanca and Vanessa Gibson co-hosted their Women’s History Month Celebration. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxWorks’ Shop Healthy Youth Program

As part of BronxWorks’ March Madness event, local middle school students participated in BronxWorks’ Shop Healthy Youth Program on Saturday, March 23 as part of the Healthy and Livable Mott haven Partnership. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Opposes Veterans Budget Cuts

Councilman Mark Gjonaj stood in solidarity with veterans and their families to oppose budget cuts for our nation’s former service members. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
Real Estate

Soundview to receive 16-story affordable senior housing

Soundview has been awarded a large scale, entirely affordable senior housing development on the corner of Watson and Thieriot avenues. Read more…
Art

Bronx Faces II Opening Reception

An opening reception was held in honor of ‘Bronx Faces II: A Solo Exhibition by Annie Legnini’ on Saturday, March 23 at the Belmont Library. Read more…
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Faith

Bronxites Remember Happy Land Victims

Bronxites honored the 87 people who perished in a devastating inferno 29 years ago. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
The American Federation of Government Employees 2nd District YOUNG hosted its second annual Women’s Empowerment Event on Friday, March 15 at Kingsbridge VA Hospital. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Assemblymember Marcos Crespo outlines NYS’ 2019-20 Budget

Assemblyman Marcos A. Crespo announced that he helped pass a $175.5 billion 2019-20 state budget that builds on the historic progress that’s already been made this year and stays true to the Assembly Majority’s commitment to putting families first. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Opponents send scathing MH jail letter

Bronx Times Reporter

Opponents send scathing MH jail letter

Diego Beekman Mutual Housing CEO Arline Parks promised to disrupt the city’s plan to build a jail in Mott Haven and now she’s putting her threat into motion. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Photographer Adiana Rivera opens first solo exhibit

The Bronx Times’ own is on display! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Native expanding to a second market location

The Bronx Native Market is coming! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Scope Realty is Innovating New York City’s Real Estate Market

Paul Reisner of Scope Realty had a vision: He wanted to create a real estate company that invested in its agents’ success. Read more…
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