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Monday, July 16, 2018

Concourse

Through A Feminine Lens Reception

A new exhibit showcases photography and mixed media works exploring motherhood, immigrant perspectives and equity and race. Read more…
Westchester Square

Huntington Library Hosts Poetry Reading

The Huntington Free Library and Reading Room hosted a free poetry reading featuring local authors on Saturday, July 7. Read more…
Morris Park

Gjonaj Meets With Woodmansten Tenants

The councilman toured and heard the concerns of tenants at 1551 Williamsbridge Road. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Ernest Winzer Cleaners, Hostos Women’s B-Ball Team Honored

A local councilman recently honored Ernest Winzer Cleaners and the Hostos Community College Women’s Basketball team. Read more…
Longtime owner of Europa Cleaners on Eastchester Road, Ciro Giulino, has retired and passed ownership to another longtime dy cleaners operator. Read more…

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Woodstock

P.S. 333 Wins Bx. Salad Competition

Woodstock

P.S. 333 Wins Bx. Salad Competition

A local school made the front cover of the ‘Bronx Salad Toolkit for Schools.’ Read more…
Concourse

Diaz Hosts LGBTQ, Allies Pride Awards

Concourse

Diaz Hosts LGBTQ, Allies Pride Awards

The borough president formaly recognized several local LGBTQ leaders and allies at a prestigious gala ceremony! Read more…
Baychester

Sweet Hour Of Prayer Commemorates Year 13

Baychester

Sweet Hour Of Prayer Commemorates Year 13

A heavenly radio program celebrated an incredible milestone. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Klein Honors Primavera Students

A local senator honored 30 students learning about the language and culture of the Bel Paese. Read more…

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

BCHN Attends BronxWorks Gala

Bronx Community Health Network supported BronxWorks at its annual fundraising gala! Read more…
Allerton

49th Precinct Holds Senior Prom

The 49th Precinct hosted its inaugural senior prom at Better Days Adult Day Care. Read more…
Co-op City

45th Pct. Hosts Pizza With A Cop

A recent pizza party helped break down barriers between police officers and residents. Read more…
Westchester Square

Bangladeshi Immigrant Rights Forum

Bangladeshi women from the Westchester Square and Castle Hill area listened attentively to the ‘Know Your Rights’ presentation. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
The Throggs Neck BID passed the community board hurdle, next stop: CIty Council. Read more…

Friday, July 13, 2018

The Bronx Night Market, a festival of food, craft beverages and packaged items celebrating the city’s global community, opened for business on Saturday, June 30 at Fordham Plaza. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Albanian American Open Hand Assoc. Feeds The Homeless

In honor of Independence Day, AAOHA distributed food for homeless people residing in the Bronx and Manhattan. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
A new dockless bike share pilot program was planned for Fordham, but the community has shared mixed opinions on it. Read more…
Fordham

Street renamed in honor of Det. Familia

One year after the tragic murder of detective Miosotis Familia, a street was renamed in her honor. Read more…

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Norwood

Deputy BP Scott-McFadden Donates Blood

Norwood

Deputy BP Scott-McFadden Donates Blood

Deputy Bronx Borough President Marricka Scott-McFadden raised awareness of a critical issue affecting NYC. Read more…
Co-op City

Retirees Of Dreiser Loop’s Luncheon

Co-op City

Retirees Of Dreiser Loop’s Luncheon

The Retirees of Dreiser Loop hosted its 46th annual Luncheon on Wednesday, June 13. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rivera At Family Detention Rally

Senator Gustavo Rivera joined a bi-partisan delegation from the National Association of Latino Elected Officials (NALEO) at a rally in Tornillo, Texas Read more…
Crotona Park East

Unique People Services’ Health Fair

Crotona Park East

Unique People Services’ Health Fair

Unique People Services hosted its ninth annual Health Fair on Thursday, June 21 at Crotona Parkway. Read more…
Norwood

Monte’s ‘Growing Your Own Food’ Photo Exhibit

The Montefiore Fine Arts Program and Collection unveiled its latest exhibit, ‘Growing Your Own Food, a Declaration of Power’ at the hospital’s Moses Campus. Read more…

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Williamsbridge

Spellman Alumni, Friends Golf Outing

Cardinal Spellman High School scored ‘a hole in one’ at its golf outing on Tuesday, June 26 at Leewood Golf Club. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Introduces Commercial Waste Reform

Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined Councilman Robert Cornegy at a press conference introducing and in support of their bill calling for reforming safety and environmental standards within the commercial trade waste industry. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Red Hat Divas Visit Sands Casino

The Bronx Red Hat Divas of Pelham Bay and friends had a great time visiting and playing at the Sands Casino. Read more…
Allerton

Klein and SUV Host Peace Walk

A local senator and violence interruption program marched and offered prayers for all victims of gun violence. Read more…
Spencer Estate

Knights Of Columbus Enjoy Picnic

The Knights of Columbus Council No. 212 hosted its annual picnic at Glen Island Park in New Rochelle, NY. Read more…

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

World War II veteran and centenarian Ciro Salemi received a patriotic gift from a local congressman. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends Business Resources Breakfast

A local councilman attended an event co-hosted by the Bronx Chamber of Commerce and the NYC Department of Small Business. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Red Hat Divas Visit Broadway

The Bronx Red Hat Pelham Bay Divas joined the Majestic Bronx Bombers and friends met the creative mind behind ‘A Bronx Tale’ following a visit to a Broadway show. Read more…
The time honored St. Theresa Feast offered Bronxites five fun-filled days of wholesome entertainment. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Change a Life Ministries’ Man Power Awards Gala

Councilman Andy King recently attended the Change a Life Ministries’ ‘Man Power 2018’ Awards gala. Read more…

Monday, July 9, 2018

Williamsbridge

Electeds Dedicated To Preventing School Shootings

Local elected officials visited Evander Childs High School students. Read more…
City Island

City Island’s Blessing Of The Fleet

City Island

City Island’s Blessing Of The Fleet

Boating season has officially set sail with the annual Blessing of the Fleet on City Island! Read more…
Pelham Bay

Electric Paradise Hosts 12-Year Sale

Pelham Bay

Electric Paradise Hosts 12-Year Sale

Electric Paradise commemorated its dynamic 12th year with a special anniversary sale! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Korony Post 253 Salutes Scholars, Officers

A local veterans post saluted several honorees at an annual event. Read more…
Soundview

ShopRite, Coca Cola Bring the World Cup

Bronxites enjoyed the World Cup here at home! Read more…
Fordham

UCHC Hosts Social Media How-To-Guide

Leading the charge as leaders in social media marketing, Union Community Health Center completed the second of a two part new media series. Read more…
The Veterans Memorial Triangle on City Island recently completed its renovations. Read more…
Ferry Point Park

Additional ferry-stop push for Throggs Neck area

Ferry Point Park

Additional ferry-stop push for Throggs Neck area

Advocates are pushing for ferry service to a second transit-starved east Bronx community. Read more…

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Morris Park

Williamsbridge Center Hawaiian Luau

Williamsbridge Center staff treated their residents to a Hawaiian-style luau this summer! Read more…
Westchester Square

EBHF Hosts Bronx Antique Road Show

The East Bronx History Forum hosted its ninth annual ‘Bronx Antique Road Show’ at the Huntington Free Library. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Kiwanis’ Pet Adoption Event

The Throggs Neck Kiwanis hosted its second annual Bronx Day Pet Adoption Event on Sunday, June 24 at the Ice House Cafe. Read more…
Soundview

ShopRite Opens At Bruckner Commons

Soundview

ShopRite Opens At Bruckner Commons

ShopRite has opened its first-ever Bronx store at 1994 Bruckner Boulevard. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Truck Collides With Parkway Overpass

Bronx Times Reporter

Truck Collides With Parkway Overpass

NYPD and FDNY members responded to a traffic accident on the Hutchinson River Parkway. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Girl Scout Troop 1157 Earns Bronze Award

P.S. 304’s Girl Scout Troop 1157 earned their bronze award by volunteering their time at the New Beginning Animal Rescue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

As Bronx gun violence spikes, commuties are up in arms

Warmer weather has spelled out a great deal of trouble for some Bronx neighborhoods. Read more…
Westchester Square

CB10 approves DOT’s Westchester Square Plaza plan

Westchester Square

CB10 approves DOT’s Westchester Square Plaza plan

The Westchester Square Plaza was approved with work set to begin the end of the summer. Read more…

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Throggs Neck

CB 10 Hosts Healthy Lifestyles Walk

Community Board 10 hosted its annual Healthy Lifestyles Challenge Walk at SUNY Maritime College. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Diaz Celebrates Caribbean Heritage

The borough president formally recognized two Caribbean leaders at his annual celebration. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Tractor Trailer’s Roof Sheared By Overpass

Bronx Times Reporter

Tractor Trailer’s Roof Sheared By Overpass

Emergency Service Units responded to a report of a tractor trailer striking the overpass on Bronx River Parkway and Westchester Avenue on Tuesday, June 26 at around noon. Read more…
Bedford Park

Young Adult Boro Center Graduation

Bedford Park

Young Adult Boro Center Graduation

Students at these schools benefit from an academic model that provides a personalized school environment where each student is known, respected and supported. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Soundview

Couple teams up on bariatric surgery and weight loss

For one local couple, weight loss is a team effort. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sepulveda: Bring Ocasio-Cortez and establishment together

The election left many speechless. Read more…
Mott Haven

Bronx Day In Albany ‘Historical Powerhouse’ awardee: J. L. Mott

His name is preserved in Mott Haven and in a middle school on 167th Street and Morris Avenue. What did he do to deserve these honors? Read more…

Friday, July 6, 2018

Baychester

Cancer Survivors Model At Relay For Life Of The Bronx

This year’s Relay For Life included a very special Cancer Survivor’s Fashion Show organized by Bronx Fashion Week. Read more…
Children and their families enjoyed some much needed summertime fun at the Frisch Field Family Health and Wellness Carnival on Sunday, June 24 at Frank Frisch Athletic Field. Read more…
The Bronx was the first in the nation to wish America a happy 242nd birthday! Read more…
Eight creative sculptures have made Starlight Park their home. Read more…
P.S. 36’s new 3-story mural has everyone’s imaginations soaring high! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

A Call For Action! Small Business Rally At City Hall

Bronx Times Reporter

A Call For Action! Small Business Rally At City Hall

Small business owners joined Councilman Mark Gjonaj for ‘A Call for Action! Small Business Rally’ on Thursday, June 28 on the steps of City Hall. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Small biz rally held/Gjonaj heads City Hall protest for ‘mom and pop’ shops

Bronx Times Reporter

Small biz rally held/Gjonaj heads City Hall protest for ‘mom and pop’ shops

Leading chants of “Enough is enough!” and “What do we want?” “Jobs!” “When?” “Now!” Councilman Mark Gjonaj on Thursday, June 28, headed scores of chamber of commerce members and small business owners in a City Hall rally demanding the de Blasio administration stop crushing small merchants with burdensome taxes and regulations. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Justice for Junior sees great generosity

Donations are being stepped up by almost all. Read more…

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Children separated at border are housed in the Bronx

Bronx Times Reporter

Children separated at border are housed in the Bronx

A national controversy is hitting close to home, literally. Read more…
Locust Point

Ice House Cafe’s Cruising At The Cove

Ice House Cafe’s ‘Cruising at the Cove’ event was held for fallen NYPD sergeant Paul Tuozzolo. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Congratulates Student Graduates

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was busy congratulating the graduating class of P.S. 105, P.S. 108, Bronx Green Middle School, P.S. 121, P.S. 304 and P.S. 14. Read more…
Baychester

Baychester Father’s Day Celebration

Several hardworking Bronx fathers were treated to a special brunch on Sunday, June 17 at Ultimate Grille. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Helena Church’s Community Carnival

Parkchester

St. Helena Church’s Community Carnival

St. Helena Church’s fourth annual Community Carnival will provide amusement for everyone! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Youngsters Perform In Whiz! Musical

Bronx Times Reporter

Youngsters Perform In Whiz! Musical

Bronx children will perform in a musical about the power and influence that young children can have even in times of hardship. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Sponsors HPD Outreach Van

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Sponsors HPD Outreach Van

Councilman Rafael Salamanca helped bring a Department of Housing Preservation and Development outreach van to his district recently. Read more…

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Pelham Bay

NY Road Runners’ Open Run expands to Pel Bay Park

Local runners enjoyed a summer jog through the city’s largest park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Holds Vets Resource Forum

Congressman Joseph Crowley held an informative resources forum with local veterans. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj At FDNY Engine 61 Open House

Councilman Mark Gjonaj enjoyed visiting, greeting and thanking FDNY Squad 61 firefighters at the FDNY Open House. Read more…
Baychester

BYEP, King Honor Graduates

Baychester

BYEP, King Honor Graduates

The Bronx Youth Empowerment Program and Councilman Andy King honored local graduating students on Saturday, June 16 at the Surrey Cooperative. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Cristina F. Performs At Pelham Bay Library

Pelham Bay

Cristina F. Performs At Pelham Bay Library

Cristina F., a singer-songwriter from the greater NYC area, played her guitar and sang to an audience on Thursday, June 21 at Pelham Bay Library. Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

St. Patrick’s Home Honors Centenarians

St. Patrick’s Home Rehabilitation and Health Care Center hosted its annual Centennial Celebration on Tuesday, June 19. Read more…

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

A new bridge is being planned for a major artery running through Pelham Bay Park. Read more…
Eastchester

K&Q Holds Belated Mother’s Day Event

Eastchester

K&Q Holds Belated Mother’s Day Event

The fun-filled event featured chess tournaments, basketball games, music and a surprise visit by Congressman Eliot Engel. Read more…
City Island

City Island traffic problem prompts petition drive

A traffic circle or parking lot? That has been the sight of the traffic circle that leads to City Island for decades. The community has set its sights towards getting more help for the congestion in the area. Read more…
Allerton

Allerton Homeowners Summer Picnic

Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined his friends from Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association at their annual picnic. Read more…
Soundview

Holy Family Students Salute Flag Day

Soundview

Holy Family Students Salute Flag Day

Holy Family School’s second graders learned about the importance of Flag Day in an entertaining way! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Holds Junior Police Jamboree

Bronx Times Reporter

PAL Holds Junior Police Jamboree

Boys and girls from PAL Centers in the Bronx enjoyed participating in the tenth annual Junior Police Jamboree. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Completes Naloxone Training

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Completes Naloxone Training

With opioid overdose death rates continuing to rise, Councilman Rafael Salamanca’s office completed the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Overdose Prevention and Response training. Read more…
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