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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Fordham

Chefs Bring Vegan/Vegetarian Options

Even as vegan and vegetarian dining has grown ever more popular, it’s still challenging for college students to find plant-based dining options in the campus dining hall. Read more…
Allerton

Gjonaj Meets AIM Prez. Chamblee

Allerton

Gjonaj Meets AIM Prez. Chamblee

Councilman Mark Gjonaj met with recently appointed Allerton International Merchants Association president Varahn Chamblee. Read more…
Eastchester

King Celebrates ‘Mama’ Turner’s 102nd

Eastchester

King Celebrates ‘Mama’ Turner’s 102nd

A 102-year-old woman was honored for her steady activism in civil and human rights causes and participation in City Hall rallies for seniors. Read more…

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Bedford Park

Espaillat Hosts Public Safety Forum

Bedford Park

Espaillat Hosts Public Safety Forum

Several local leaders attended a Bronx Public Safety Forum at Parish Center of Our Lady of Refuge. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Haber Center Hosts Autism Awareness Walk

Pelham Bay

Haber Center Hosts Autism Awareness Walk

In honor of Autism Awareness Week, AHRC NYC Howard Haber Early Learning Center hosted its Autism Walk. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Crotona Academy students resist DOE’s closure plans

The school belongs to those it serves and these students and parents are not letting their school down without a fight. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Port Morris, Hunts Point develop trendy music venues

The rapidly emerging south Bronx has become home to music venues and clubs that you would think belong in Chelsea. Read more…

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Morris Park

Calvary Screens Defining Hope Documentary

Morris Park

Calvary Screens Defining Hope Documentary

Calvary Hospital screened highlights from the ground-breaking documentary ‘Defining Hope.’ Read more…
Concourse Village

S. Bx. NeON Holds Community Breakfast

In honor of National Nutrition Month, the NYC Department of Probation South Bronx NeON Nutrition Kitchen served breakfasts to over 100 local residents in need. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Good Shepherd Screens Black Panther

Bronx Times Reporter

Good Shepherd Screens Black Panther

Good Shepherd Services recently sponsored three film screenings of Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ for 520 of its program participants throughout NYC. Read more…
Norwood

CHAM Patients Enjoy Child Life Carnival

In celebration of Child Life Month, the team of specialists at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore held a carnival for patients. Read more…
Puppies, kittens, and parrots, oh my! Read more…
Hunts Point

Bronx artisanal bakery finds its products on the rise

Starting in a miniscule workspace in Maspeth, Queens, the company knew some changes needed to be implemented to avoid ‘bursting at the seams.’ Read more…

Monday, April 16, 2018

The Hub

Burlington Opens In The Hub

The Hub

Burlington Opens In The Hub

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to officially welcome Burlington to The Hub! Read more…
Concourse

Diaz Remembers 50th Year Of MLK’s Death

Concourse

Diaz Remembers 50th Year Of MLK’s Death

The borough president, residents and local elected officials remembered slain Civil Rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 50 years after his assassination. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Meets Small Biz Commissioner

Councilman Mark Gjonaj and NYC Small Business Services Commissioner Greg Bishop discussed ways they can help support small businesses. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Bronx CERT 3 Team Honored

Crotona Park East

Bronx CERT 3 Team Honored

The Bronx 3 CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) team from Community Board 3 received the inaugural Jonann Webb-Dixon NYC CERT Ambassador Award. Read more…
Concourse

S. Bronx native trims pounds, runs for cancer research

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step or so the saying goes. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx native Mieszczanski publishes new 9/11 tale

Many in the city still feel the pain of loss after the 9/11 attacks, but author Ted Mieszczanski’s new book sought to help those in need of healing. Read more…

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Belmont

Joe Binder Day At Pasquale Rigletto’s

Belmont

Joe Binder Day At Pasquale Rigletto’s

Family and friends celebrated what would have been a late local legend’s 108th birthday. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bernardez Graduates NYU Program

Bronx Times Reporter

Bernardez Graduates NYU Program

Bronxite Emy Bernardez was one of six New Yorkers who graduated from NYU College of Dentistry’s New Dental Assisting Certificate Program. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends Phipps Neighborhoods Meeting

Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends Phipps Neighborhoods Meeting

A local councilman attended a recent Phipps Neighborhoods meeting. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Residents Enjoy Easter

Triboro Center residents had an ‘egg-citing’ time creating their very own Easter Baskets on Sunday, April 1. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Professional dancer takes passion to next generation

A professional dancer from the borough is looking to give back to her community and impart her passion for dance on the next generation. Read more…
If you’re headed to East 161st Street this season be on the lookout for some new menu items. Read more…

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Allerton

Comptroller Stringer Speaks At AIM

Allerton

Comptroller Stringer Speaks At AIM

Comptroller Scott Stringer was the guest speaker at the Allerton International Merchants Association’s monthly meeting. Read more…
Woodlawn

Country Bank Marks 30th Anniversary

Woodlawn

Country Bank Marks 30th Anniversary

Country Bank recently commemorated three decades of service. Read more…
Crotona Park East

P.S. 55 Reviews Marvel’s Black Panther

Crotona Park East

P.S. 55 Reviews Marvel’s Black Panther

P.S. 55 and the Bharati Foundation joined forces for a morning to talk community and superheroes. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends World Autism Awareness Day

Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends World Autism Awareness Day

In honor of World Autism Awareness Day, Councilman Mark Gjonaj was proud to be ‘Lighting it up Blue’ with his peers at the City Council. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports and crime news from all across the Bronx. Read more…
A language-learning program for young people is setting up shop in a new location. Read more…

Friday, April 13, 2018

A memorial honoring the vicitms of 9/11 was unveiled and blessed inside the Redwood Club’s backyard. Read more…
City Island

Scavello’s Hosts Laugh Loud Comedy Night

City Island

Scavello’s Hosts Laugh Loud Comedy Night

The laugh out loud extravaganza featured performances by comedy legend Gilbert Gottfried and ‘America’s Got Talent’ comedian and ventriloquist John Pizzi. Read more…
For the fourth year in a row, Councilman Ritchie Torres and Urban Upbound are providing residents free tax preparation services this tax season. Read more…
Beth Abraham Center residents and staff had a very inspirational visit by minister Louis Negron and his amazing family and staff from the Flow Kingdom Ministries. Read more…
Pelham Bay

4 Vehicles Damaged In Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay

4 Vehicles Damaged In Pelham Bay

Four vehicles were damaged in an early Saturday morning accident in Pelham Bay. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Errant car kills worker/DOT bridge employee loses life in freaky mishap

A Long Island family now mourns after an SUV collided with a 57-year-old NYC Department of Transportation worker on Wednesday morning of Wednesday, April 4. Read more…
A new documentary examines the importance one park has had on a Longwood community over generations. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

More cluster sites to close in borough

The number of homeless ‘cluster sites’ in the borough continues to drop, with some areas seeing new homeless shelters. Read more…
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