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Friday, Feb. 15, 2019

Bronx Times Reporter

St Peter’s: No bodies found/Landmark’s OK will give housing complex a GO

Ad hoc committee is concerned there may be a Quaker burial ground at proposed construction site at 2450 Westchester Avenue. Read more…
Mott Haven

Mott Haven releases anti-jail video

“We’re going to fight fight fight.” Read more…
Pelham Bay

Bronx Polar Bears Take The Plunge

Pelham Bay

Bronx Polar Bears Take The Plunge

Despite the bitter cold, Bronxites still enjoyed a day at the beach this winter season. Read more…
Pelham Bay

WWI Swap & Sale Held At Sam Young Post 620

Collectors and living history enthusiasts bought, swapped and sold items dating back to the era of ‘The War to End All Wars.’ Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Unsuspecting truckers get Jerome Avenue wedgie

Bronx Times Reporter

Unsuspecting truckers get Jerome Avenue wedgie

It takes about five hours to clear the mess. Read more…
“This is the best corner in Mott Haven.” Read more…

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx talent takes over Hollywood’s 61st Grammy Awards

“YERRRR!” Read more…
As part of ‘City Hall in Your Borough’ week, Mayor de Blasio’s team and high ranking NYC Department of Transportation Officials paid a visit to Blackridge Construction, a minority-owned firm that won a $3.4 million contract on a major DOT construction project. Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj Hosts Winter Coat Giveaway

A local councilman helped Bronxites keep warm this winter season. Read more…
Tremont

DCAS Testing Center Opens In Tremont

Bronxites will now be able to take Civil Service exams closer to home. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston Players Rehearse With Broadway Choreographer

Preston High School cast members trained with a legendary Broadway choreographer. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Honors Former SD11 Superintendent Porter

Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined others in celebrating former District 11 superintendent Meisha Porter’s promotion as the executive superintendent of the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Donates Congressional Papers To Queens College

Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Donates Congressional Papers To Queens College

Former congressman and Queens College Class of 1985 alumnus Joseph Crowley donated his congressional papers to his alma mater’s Benjamin S. Rosenthal Library. Read more…
After discussing the work that happens at City Hall, Salamanca administered the oath of office to each class proclaiming them honorary council members for the day! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Hudson United Mortgage Grand Opening

Hudson United Mortgage held the grand opening of its Sales and Processing center, Thursday, January 10 at their newest office. Read more…

Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019

Parkchester

St. Helena Students Celebrate Buddy Day

St. Helena School students made new friends during Catholic Schools Week. Read more…
Throggs Neck

DA Clark Visits Coffee Break Company

District Attorney Darcel Clark spoke with community members at a local coffee shop. Read more…
Fordham South

City Hall Visits Jericho’s Walton House

For over 35 years, Jericho has been a leader in reducing homelessness. Read more…
Morrisania

Ramlakhan Named Triboro’s Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Sidera Ramlakhan for being named Triboro Center’s Employee of the Month for January 2019. Read more…
Belmont

St. Barnabas’ Department of Medicine Alumni Weekend

St. Barnabas Hospital held a Department of Medicine Alumni Weekend event. Read more…
Throggs Neck

SUNY Maritime Hosts Flood Insurance Q&A

Throggs Neck

SUNY Maritime Hosts Flood Insurance Q&A

A local college hosted a Flood Insurance and Resiliency Q&A with agencies and homeowners from coastal areas in the 13th Council District. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Supports 32BJ SEIU

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was glad to stand by and support our brothers and sisters in 32BJ SEIU! Read more…
Morris Park

Aviation Career Night At Bronx Muslim Center

Morris Park

Aviation Career Night At Bronx Muslim Center

Guests were treated to networking opportunities with aviation professionals from local airports. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

ACS Food Pantry Celebrates Anniversary

The Administration for Children’s Services celebrated the one year anniversary of its emergency food pantry in the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Funds Casita Maria

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Funds Casita Maria

Since 1934, Casta Maria has kept the dream of arts, culture, community and education alive for families in the South Bronx. Today they proudly serve over 1,000 local families from the community. Read more…

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019

University Heights

Hope Center Honors MLK’s Legacy

Many Hope Center residents held a moving tribute to the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 21. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Diaz Meets With Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez

Grand Concourse

Diaz Meets With Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. recently met with the congresswoman. Read more…
Concourse

Hayes Varsity Track Are 2019 Champs

Concourse

Hayes Varsity Track Are 2019 Champs

Congratulations are in order for the Cardinal Hayes Varsity Track Team for winning the 2019 CHSAA NYC Indoor Championship. Read more…
Van Nest

49th’s CO Natiw Attends VNNA Meeting

The 49th Precinct’s commanding officer was the guest speaker at the VNNA’s monthly meeting. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Young K&Q Chess Club Hosts Tournament

The Young Kings and Queens Chess Club held a chess tournament for students representing four local schools. Read more…
“Graffiti got me to the United Natons.” Read more…

Monday, Feb. 11, 2019

Bronx Times Reporter

Hello Bronx, so long Brooklyn: Why a developer is moving uptown

“I am defintley being priced out of Brooklyn.” Read more…
Morrisania

A Loving Valentine From the Past

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a real beautiful love story bridging yesterday and today. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Co-Hosts Element of Hip Hop Awards

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Windows of Hip Hop co-hosted their annual Element of Hip Hop Awards at Pier 132. Read more…
The Hub

Diaz Speaks at Metropolitan College

The Hub

Diaz Speaks at Metropolitan College

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. spoke at Metropolitan College of New York as part of the school’s ‘Urban Dialogue’ discussion series. Read more…
Bedford Park

Lehman Hosts City Hall In Your Borough

Bedford Park

Lehman Hosts City Hall In Your Borough

Lehman will work with PEN America to offer tuition-free writing workshops for undocumented immigrants in a program called DREAMing Out Loud. Read more…
Westchester Square

BAAD! Presents ‘Get Tough, Get BAAD!’

BAAD! Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance presents GET TOUGH, GET BAAD!, an annual series of films and events celebrating queer power, diversity, defiance, strength and visibility. Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj Hosts OATH Neighborhood Pop-Up Court

A local councilman’s office made a special announcement. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Inside Broadway Tours P.S. 72

Throggs Neck

Inside Broadway Tours P.S. 72

The tour will play 90 performances over 10 weeks at over 50 New York City Public Schools in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan. Read more…
Bedford Park

Salamanca Appears On Bronx Talk

Bedford Park

Salamanca Appears On Bronx Talk

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined Bronx Talk’s host Gary Axelbank for a discussion on Amazon, homelessness, opioids and more. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Empanology is the flavor twist that the Bronx needs

Bronx Times Reporter

Empanology is the flavor twist that the Bronx needs

Please try the truffle chicken and mac and cheese, for your own sake. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Element of Hip Hop awards highlight Bronx talent

Bronx Times Reporter

Element of Hip Hop awards highlight Bronx talent

Fat Joe, WIllie Colon, Angie Martinez and so many more... Read more…

Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019

Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Rallies With NYSNA

Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Rallies With NYSNA

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. spoke at a rally held by the New York State Nurses Association on Tuesday, February 5. Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

Dinowitz Celebrates Read Aloud Day At P.S. 95

On World Read Aloud Day, Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz visited P.S. 95 and read Dr. Seuss’ ‘Green Eggs and Ham’ to students. Read more…
Throggs Neck

NBC NY Storm Team 4 Visits P.S. 14 Students

P.S. 14 students enjoyed learning about weather science and safety from NBC New York’s Storm Team 4 Erica Grow. Read more…
Morris Park

NY KOC Hosts Benefit For Calvary Hospital

Morris Park

NY KOC Hosts Benefit For Calvary Hospital

For nearly four decades, the local Knights of Columbus chapter has supported Calvary by making the hospital the principal beneficiary of their year-round fundraising efforts. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

World Read Aloud Day at P.S. 105

A local councilman read to P.S. 105 pre-k students on World Read Aloud Day. Read more…
Fordham

Monroe Students Present Start-Up Ideas At United Nations

Monroe College business students Mercedes Rodriguez, Caroline Sanchez and Bryan Guzman presented their sustainable and human-centered start-up ideas at the United Nations on Friday, February 1. Read more…
Morris Park

MPCA hosts 49th Pct. Sector A NCO officers, Feb. 12

It’s been a year since the Neighborhood Coordination Officer program, a citywide initiative, launched in the 49th Precinct, and community interest appears strong. Read more…
Westchester Square

Metro Optics reopens renovated Westchester Square store

Metro Optics recently reopened its Westchester Square location after modernization and expansion. Read more…

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019

Mayor de Blasio announced $3.7 million to renovate Eastchester Gardens Community Center on Friday, February 1. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz Guest Stars On The Joe Piscopo Show

The borough president recently guest starred on a popular radio program. Read more…
Morrisania

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Celebrates MLK

Morrisania

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Celebrates MLK

The McKinley Community Center was filled with Bronxites who braved the cold weather on January 21st, the day of observance for Dr. King’s 90th birthday. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Chamber’s Game Night, Networking Event

The New Bronx Chamber of Commerce’s Inaugural Game Night and Networking Event was a slam dunk! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Meets With American Red Cross

Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Meets With American Red Cross

A local councilman met with the American Red Cross. Read more…
Norwood

Montefiore Welcomes Heart Month

Norwood

Montefiore Welcomes Heart Month

The heartwarming event featured a group walk of the Montefiore Mile, a designated indoor, one-mile path. Read more…
Throggs Neck

45th Precinct Honors Cops of the Month

The 45th Precinct Community Council named police officers Michael Edwards and Stephen Santoro its Cops of the Month. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

Police reports around the borough. Read more…

Friday, Feb. 8, 2019

Bronx Times Reporter

It’s The Bronx taking submissions for March main event

IT’S.THE.BRONX. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Ridgewood Savings Bank offering free tax preparation

Bronx Times Reporter

Ridgewood Savings Bank offering free tax preparation

Ridgewood Savings Bank is offering free tax preparation services at Bronx branches. Read more…
Catch Melody Velez-Ortega on Food Network on 2/11 at 10 p.m. Read more…
Poe Park Visitor Center celebrated Black History Month in a creative display. Read more…
Westchester Square

Glenn Velger Honored By History Forum

Glenn Velger was honored by the East Bronx History Forum! Read more…
Eastchester

Cops & Kids Cook-Off Honors The Finest Chef

Eastchester

Cops & Kids Cook-Off Honors The Finest Chef

The event encouraged teamwork, creativity and creating relationships with our neighborhood police. Read more…
Mayor de Blasio announced a new health care initiative this month called NYC Cares during a press conference held at Lincoln Hospital. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
A major new development may be coming to site close to Westchester Square. Read more…
Westchester Square

Blondell Commons backed at ULURP

Westchester Square

Blondell Commons backed at ULURP

A local business improvement district is backing a new building project near its commercial corridor. Read more…
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