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Councilman Andy King delivered his State of the District Address on Tuesday, March 12 at Evander Childs High School auditorium. Read more…
Mott Haven

Salamanca Attends 40th Pct Council Meeting

Mott Haven

Salamanca Attends 40th Pct Council Meeting

Councilman Rafael Salamanca attended a 40th Precinct Community Council meeting. Read more…
Allerton

Allerton Ave. Homeowners Assoc.’s Dinner Dance

The Allerton Avenue Homeowners Association celebrated its 42nd annual Dinner Dance. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Street naming for beloved coach

Pelham Bay

Street naming for beloved coach

A street co-naming in honor of a beloved cheerleading coach and community volunteer is coming up shortly in the neighborhood where she spent her entire life. Read more…
Morris Park

Gjonaj Hosts MP Mobile Office Day

Councilman Mark Gjonaj hosted a Mobile District Office Day where his constituent service represntatives shared services and events with Morris Park Community Association elders. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

AAOHA, ICNA Relief USA Food Giveaway

Pelham Parkway

AAOHA, ICNA Relief USA Food Giveaway

The Albanian American Open Hand Association and ICNA Relief USA co-hosted a food giveaway on Sunday, March 3 to help Bronxites prepare for the approaching snowstorm. Read more…
Parkchester

Zelman Named 45th Cop of the Month

Police officer Ryan Zelman was honored as the 45th Precinct’s Cop of the Month. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

49th Hosts Scared Straight Conference

Pelham Parkway

49th Hosts Scared Straight Conference

The 49th Precinct and National Law Enforcment Exploring Conference co-hosted a Scared Straight event on Friday, March 8 at 2121 Eastchester Road. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Visions Annual Awards Ceremony Honors Leaders

The prestigious awards gala honored community leaders and innovators for their various contributions to our borough. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

FDNY Captains Celebrate 40 Years of Service

All three of them have over 40 years on the job. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

AARP Members Urge NYS Legislators To Help

Bronx Times Reporter

AARP Members Urge NYS Legislators To Help

Approximately 40 Bronx AARP volunteers traveled by bus to Albany on Wednesday, February 27 to urge state legislators to support four key initiatives in the state budge due on Monday, April 1. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Feeds & Clothes Community

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Feeds & Clothes Community

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined the National Latino Peace Officers Association and 40th Precinct Community Council for their local soup kitchen and coat drive. Read more…
Belmont

‘Junior’ Street Co-Naming Ceremony

Belmont

‘Junior’ Street Co-Naming Ceremony

The street co-naming will honor Junior’s legacy and the impact he had on thousands of lives. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

P.O. Vargas Street Co-Naming Ceremony

Pelham Parkway

P.O. Vargas Street Co-Naming Ceremony

Community and law enforcement members joined in celebrating a street co-naming honoring the late 49th Precinct police officer Manny Vargas, Jr. Read more…
He’s become immortalized in the Bronx. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Warriors’ Football Award Ceremony

Councilman Mark Gjonaj attended the Warriors’ Football Award Ceremony to honor the memory of Jeff Ortiz. Read more…
The Pelham Parkway Resident Inc. Tenants Association held its inaugural meeting and board member installation ceremony on Friday, February 22. Read more…
Belmont

Torres, FedCap’s Snow & Graffiti Removal Initiative

Councilman Torres also announced new funding going to these services and how residents can request these services at their residences. Read more…
Morris Park

49th Precinct remembers fallen officer

Morris Park

49th Precinct remembers fallen officer

The men and women a cop served alongside with will be on hand to posthumously remember their brother on the police force. Read more…
Mott Haven

Lincoln Honors George Rodriguez

Lincoln Hospital honored George Rodriguez, Community Advisory Board chairman, for his 50 years of serving the Bronx and NYC. Read more…
Baychester

King, Casanova Talk With Youth

Baychester

King, Casanova Talk With Youth

Casanova spoke with the youth about his journey and the reasons he turned himself around. Read more…
Melrose

Salamanca Tours Melrose Houses

A local councilman toured the Melrose Houses. Read more…
Longwood

Law Enforcement Remembers Fallen P.O. Ruotolo

Community and law enforcement leaders joined relatives in remembering the late 41st Precinct police officer Thomas Ruotolo at his street co-naming ceremony on Thursday, February 14. Read more…
McDonald’s honored the Guardian Angels for 40 years of keeping communities safe. Read more…
Longwood

Street co-named for slain police officer Thomas Ruotolo

Thirty-five years later and not a single New Yorker has forgotten. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Congratulates 45th Pct. CO Fraser

A local councilman met with the 45th Precinct’s recently appointed commanding officer Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Hosts S. Bronx Safety Tour

The councilman highlighted the need for better traffic control, pedestrian safety and traffic flow improvements. Read more…
Longwood

41st Pct. Cops of the Month

Councilman Rafael Salamanca congrautlated 41st Precinct police officers Jaime and Ortiz for being named their precinct’s Cops of the Month. 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

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…
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

Gjonaj Hosts OATH Neighborhood Pop-Up Court

A local councilman’s office made a special announcement. Read more…
Mayor de Blasio announced $3.7 million to renovate Eastchester Gardens Community Center on Friday, February 1. 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

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…
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…
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…
Bronx Times Reporter

Chazz Palminteri Funds DEA Families

The grants are awarded in memory of detective Philip Foglia who was a long time member of the DEA. Read more…
Morris Park

CB 11’s John Fratta Retirement Celebration

Councilman Mark Gjonaj thanked Community Board 11’s John Fratta for his many years of service during his retirement celebration. Read more…
This annual Day of Service, known as ‘Done In A Day For MLK,’ took place at Food Bank for New York City’s two main facilities. Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj Distributes Donated Holiday Toys

The toys brought some post-holiday joy to the children that attended. Read more…
Morrisania

Torres Opens Foodbank For Fed Workers

Bronx Parent Housing Network seeks to provide food security for federal employees as government shutdown drags on. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Donates Toys To Monte Children

A local councilman donated toys to children and their families at the Rose F. Kennedy CERC Program at Montefiore Hospital. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Korony Post provides hundreds of toys for needy kids

A small building in a local community was transformed for one day into Santa’s workshop to help borough kids in need. Read more…
Williamsbridge

King, Macy’s Distribute New Winter Coats

With the temperature outside dropping in the teens and below, there’s a great demand for winter coats to help those in need. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

ICNA Relief USA, AAOHA Distribute Food

Pelham Parkway

ICNA Relief USA, AAOHA Distribute Food

ICNA Relief USA and Albanian American Open Hands Association, will host Weekly Food pantry distributions on Sundays. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

MBD Community Housing Corp Plays Santa

MBD Community Housing Corporation president Derrick Lovett portrayed the role of Santa Claus while presenting gifts to over 300 Bronx children. Read more…
A powerful story and powerful community. Read more…
Co-op City

King Hosts Met Council VII Town Hall

Co-op City

King Hosts Met Council VII Town Hall

Councilman Andy King partnered with city agencies to host a town hall meeting to address the concerns of the Met Council VII residents in Co-op City. Read more…
West Farms

Salamanca Serves Meals To Elderly

West Farms

Salamanca Serves Meals To Elderly

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined the Citymeals on Wheels team in West Farms to deliver meals to elders in his district. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

CB 2 Hosts Christmas Party, Toy Giveaway

Bronx Times Reporter

CB 2 Hosts Christmas Party, Toy Giveaway

Community Board 2 shared holiday cheer with residents of all ages! Read more…
A prestigious ceremony saluted many of our borough’s men and women in blue! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Slick Rick Gives Back At FreshDirect Holiday Food Drive

Bronx Times Reporter

Slick Rick Gives Back At FreshDirect Holiday Food Drive

A hip hop icon helped Bronxites in need of some holiday cheer this season. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King’s Office Honors Jeanette Cherry Walker

Jeanette Cherry Walker received an incredible gift on her special day! Read more…
Williamsbridge

Union Carpenters, Bailey Host Christmas Toy Giveaway

The NYC and Vicinity District Council of Carpenters, the Carpenter Contractor Alliance of Metropolitan New York and Senator Jamaal Bailey hosted the annual Christmas Show and Toy Giveaway on Friday, December 21. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Distributes Holiday Turkeys

Bronx Times Reporter

King Distributes Holiday Turkeys

King’s overall message was clear: “Take this feeling of love and joy and move it to the next 365 days of the year. It’ll make our communities so much stronger.” Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sepulveda Hosts Christmas Toy Giveaway

Bronx Times Reporter

Sepulveda Hosts Christmas Toy Giveaway

From Scrabble to Crayon Factory, Girls Prep students received toys and games at Senator Luis Sepulveda’s Christmas Toy Giveaway. Read more…
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