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August, 2018

Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj, 49th Pct. & Residents Remove Graffiti

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was proud of the men and women in blue that keep our streets safe and clean. Read more…
Morrisania

CPC, NY Cares Hosts Day Of Service

The CPC team helped paint classrooms, organize the school library and revitalize the community garden space. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Street renamed for community and civil rights advocate

The North Bronx’s matriarch received a fitting tribute. Read more…
Parkchester

DA Clark Hosts Silent Peace March

District Attorney Darcel Clark hosted a Silent Peace March to end the violence in the community at the corner of Watson and Castle Hill avenues. Read more…

July, 2018

Williamsbridge

Street renamed for Kings 5 founder, Andy ‘Pops’ King, Jr.

The southeast corner of East 215th Street and Barnes Avenue was renamed ‘Andy ‘Pops’ King, Jr. Way’ for the youth basketball coach, veteran and community leader. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxWorks, Altice Revitalize Borough

Bronx Times Reporter

BronxWorks, Altice Revitalize Borough

At the Morris Innovative Senior Center, one of the volunteer locations, Assemblyman Victor Pichardo and Colleen Schmidt, Altice USA Executive Vice President of Human Resources, gave brief remarks. Read more…
Hunts Point

Salamanca Honors Holocaust Survivor Blauner

A local Holocaust survivor was honored in a plaque ceremony. Read more…
Country Club

CCCA president to focus on career, declines third term

One of the east Bronx’s strongest community leaders is passing the baton of leadership. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Project Destined Launches Challenge

Project Destined partnered with HERE to HERE, a Bronx career pathways organization, to invite more than 60 students from the Bronx to the challenge. Read more…
Mott Haven

Joyner Funds Teen Accountability Program

Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner visited an innovative center where young male domestic violence offenders are being taught to modify their abusive behavior. Read more…
Baychester

Entrepreneurship Scholarship Awards

Baychester

Entrepreneurship Scholarship Awards

The Bronx Entrepreneurship Scholarship Foundation Awards was recently held at the Mall at Bay Plaza. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Williamsbridge NAACP Honors Lewis

Councilman Andy King’s deputy chief of staff was honored at a recent gala ceremony. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition enjoyed a productive July meeting! Read more…
Community Board 11 has a new chairman who takes pleasure in helping others. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Street renamed for civil rights, health profession advocate

Bronxites honored an unsung hero who fought for civil rights and injustices in communities nationwide. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Two streets renamed for the ‘Bishop of the Bronx’

We have beacons in our communities and a street renaming allows us to let those shine for younger generations to see how impactful Dr. Simpson was.” 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

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…
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

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…
Bronx Times Reporter

Acacia Hosts Julio Martinez Memorial Breakfast

Councilman Rafael Salamanca was the keynote speaker at Acacia Network’s 13th annual Julio Martinez Memorial Breakfast. Read more…

June, 2018

Fordham

Louella Hatch street co-naming honors Fordham activist

An iconic community leader described as a true resource and advocate for her neighbors was honored with a street co-naming. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Commemorates RTV21 Anniversary

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was delighted to meet with RTV21 representatives and management and award them a NYC Council Proclamation on their milestone anniversary. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

49th Holds Lifesaving Blood Drive

To help address NYC’s blood emergency, Hudson Valley Blood Services hosted a blood drive on Thursday, June 14 at the 49th Precinct. Read more…
HERE to HERE, a Bronx-based career pathways organization, hosted a workshop with Dress for Success on Friday, June 8 to help 30 local female high school students prepare for summer internships and jobs. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

MSG B&G Club ‘Sky Is The Limit’ Dinner

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently attended the Madison Square Garden Boys and Girls Club ‘Sky is the Limit’ Dinner. Read more…
Woodstock

Street, treatment facility named for Lorriane Montenegro

One of the Bronx’s most dedicated women has now seen something dedicated to herself. Read more…
Baychester

King, Vols Offer Cleaner Streets

Baychester

King, Vols Offer Cleaner Streets

A local councilman and a group of volunteers participated in Operation Cleaner Streets. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Named MSGB&G Community Leader

Councilman Rafael Salamanca was honored with the Madison Square Garden Boys and Girls Club Community Leader of the Year Award. Read more…
City Island

P.S. 175 Service Awards Ceremony

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently congratulated P.S. 175 students and their families on receiving their service awards. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends BronxWorks Gala

BronxWorks recently celebrated its annual gala ceremony. Read more…
The Third Avenue Business Improvement District honored several local leaders at its annual meeting and breakfast. Read more…
Tremont

Dr. Bedell Earns Sloan Public Service Award

Dr. Jane Bedell received the ‘the Nobel Prize for City Government.’ Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BCHS Honors Councilman Gjonaj

A local councilman received a prestigious honor from the Bronx County Historical Society. Read more…
A ceremony was held on June 15th at Station 26 to commemorate the life of Arroyo, many elected officials attended, including Mayor Bill de Blasio. Read more…
Hunts Point

Food Bank For New York City’s Million Meals Club

Food Bank for New York City honored several organizations that have contributed more than five million meals to needy New Yorkers. Read more…
Woodstock

Lorraine Montenegro Street Co-Naming

Woodstock

Lorraine Montenegro Street Co-Naming

Councilman Rafael Salamanca, community leaders and local elected officials attended the ribbon-cutting of the Lorraine Montenegro Women and Children’s Program Facility at 773 Prospect Avenue. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

National Gun Violence Awareness Day

In honor of National Gun Violence Awareness Day, a local councilman joined the Pelham Parkway Houses residents to raise awareness about this epidemic, honor the victims and survivors and fight for a safer NYC. Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca was one of four honorees recognized at this year’s gala. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends Intervention Site Opening

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently attended the opening of the new GABI-Group Attachment Based Intervention Site in the North Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rye Ford Subaru Funds POTS

Part of the Solutions received a generous gift from Subaru of America, Inc. and Rye Ford Subaru. Read more…
Morris Park

49th Precinct Community Council’s Fellowship Breakfast

The precinct and council honored police officers and civilians for their outstanding accomplishments over the past year. Read more…
Morrisania

Morrisania Revitalization Corp. Awards Gala

Councilman Andy King and his wife Neva Shillingford-King attended the Morrisania Revitalization Corporation Awards Celebration on Saturday, May 12. Read more…
Hunts Point

The Point’s ‘Blank Plate’ cooks up session’s last meal

It started as concept to end community violence and evolved into community meals. Read more…
Allerton

Hibernians Support St. Lucy’s Food Pantry

In the past three years, the Bronx County Ancient Order of Hibernians, the largest Irish-Catholic fraternal organization in the United States, has presented St. Lucy Church’s food pantry with $1,000 in support of the needy residents of the parish. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

My Brother’s Keeper Family, Youth Event

Bronx Times Reporter

My Brother’s Keeper Family, Youth Event

Councilman Andy King recently attended the My Brother’s Keeper Family and Youth Event which grooms young men of color into future leaders. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bronx victim of a WWII German war crime to be remembered

A World War II veteran who died under especially heinous circumstances is being remembered in what was his home community. Read more…
Of the many accomplished general practitioners in the borough, one of the most loved has been Dr. Richard Izquierdo, who was honored in a very special way. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Homeless Students Become Prom Royalty

Bronx Times Reporter

Homeless Students Become Prom Royalty

Bronx Urban Community School eighth graders were treated like royalty when they had the opportunity to select prom dresses and formal wear. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors SEBCO, Fr. Gigante

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors SEBCO, Fr. Gigante

Beginning as a tiny storefront in 1968, the South East Bronx Community Organization today boasts a portfolio of 6,000+ units of affordable housing, employing 300 people. Read more…
Van Nest

Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance Dinner

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance toasted several local leaders at its annual dinner awards gala. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Salamanca Honors Mid Bronx Desperatos

Councilman Rafael Salamanca and his wife Jessenia celebrated the Mid Bronx Desperatos team for their many accomplishments and service to the Bronx on Thursday, May 24 at the New York Botanical Garden. Read more…
Westchester Square

Residents Meet With Councilman Gjonaj

Councilman Mark Gjonaj held a Meet and Greet event at his district office on Friday, May 25 at 1478 Williamsbridge Road Read more…
Councilman Ritchie Torres and OATH Commissioner Fidel Del Valle announced on Friday, May 18 that the NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings will hold a Neighborhood Pop-Up Court in his district in the Central Bronx. Read more…
Parkchester

Crowley Honors Civil Rights Pioneer

On Sunday, May 20, Congressman Joseph Crowley honored civil rights pioneer Claudette Colvin for her lifetime of public service. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Madison Square B&G Club’s Youth Of The Year

Bronx Times Reporter

Madison Square B&G Club’s Youth Of The Year

Madison Square Boys and Girls Club hosted its sixth annual Youth of the Year Dinner at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers on Wednesday, May 23. Read more…
The event featured a panel of senior government employees of African descent. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx Times Honors 25 Bronx Influential Women

The Bronx Times sang the praises of 25 unsung community leaders at its ninth annual 25 Bronx Influential Women Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 22 at Maestro’s Caterers Read more…
Morris Park

49th Precinct Community Council’s 30th Breakfast Gala

The 49th Precinct Community Council saluted several unsung heroes from the community and law enforcement at its 30th annual Fellowship Breakfast and Awards on Friday, May 18 at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…

May, 2018

Throggs Neck

CB 10’s Yankees Leadership Awards

Throggs Neck

CB 10’s Yankees Leadership Awards

Community Board 10 presented a prestigious honor to five local youth volunteers! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Grace Outreach Honors Carter, Manzano

Grace Outreach honored two local women helping to make a difference in our borough! Read more…
Mount Hope

P.S. 28 Students Receive Shoes

One hundred students at P.S. 28 received new shoes on behalf of Shoes That Fit on Friday, May 18, and in turn, sponsor Bosse Companies got some pretty big smiles! Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNCAP’s Community Poster Campaign

Fifteen creative students demonstrated their understanding of this year’s topic through their visually stunning posters. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Catholic Widows & Widowers notch 25th Year

The Catholic Widows and Widowers of the Bronx enjoyed a celebration a quarter century in the making! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Klein Receives Live Forward Award

Bronx Times Reporter

Klein Receives Live Forward Award

A local senator received the Live Forward Award by the Hebrew Home at Riverdale. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honored By Generation Citizen

A local councilman received a prestigious award at Generation Citizen’s annual Civics Day celebration. Read more…
Friends of a deceased cheerleading coach and spirited community volunteer are advocating for a street co-naming in her honor. Read more…
Eastchester

R.A.I.N. Boston Secor Holds Mother’s Day Celebration

R.A.I.N. Boston Secor Senior Center rolled out the red carpet for its inaugural Mother’s Day Award Ceremony. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Jones Named Woman Of Distinction

Senator Gustavo Rivera honored Tiesha Jones at the NYS Senate’s 20th annual Women of Distinction Celebration on Tuesday, May 7. Read more…
The real story on Story Avenue can be found dressed in a pink hazard vest and construction helmet. Read more…
Concourse

Children’s Museum Honors Stars

‘Building Our Future Together’ was the emphasis of the Bronx Children’s Museum’s second annual awards gala! Read more…
Concourse Village

All Seasons ABC Daycare Opening

Concourse Village

All Seasons ABC Daycare Opening

All Seasons ABC Daycare hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new facility at 190 E. 162nd Street. Read more…
The 45th Precinct Community Council saluted local leaders and police officers at its annual breakfast gala and awards ceremony at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Be Ready Be Safe Fair

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Bronx Alumnae Chapter and Pelham Gardens Middle School hosted a ‘Be Ready Be Safe Emergency Preparedness Fair’ on Saturday, May 12. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Free Rain Barrel Giveaway Held

Pelham Bay

Free Rain Barrel Giveaway Held

More than 25 barrels were distributed to local residents through a donation by the NYC Department of Environmental Protection. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Safe Disposal Event At Orchard Beach

Local residents were able to safely dispose of their potentially harmful household products. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

45th Precinct Community Council Breakfast held

The 45th Precinct Community Council honored both cops and civilians at their annual breakfast. Read more…
Concourse

Red Cross ‘Sound The Alarm’

Concourse

Red Cross ‘Sound The Alarm’

The American Red Cross kicked-off ‘Sound the Alarm. Save a Life,’ a nationwide three week fire safety push. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Honors Activist Lois Mangione

Councilman Mark Gjonaj wished local activist Lois Mangione well on her retirement. Read more…
The term begins in San Juan, where cadets will assist with three projects. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Honored At NEBSC Spring Dance

A local councilman was honored at the North East Bronx Senior Center’s Spring Dance. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets NYPD Transportation Team

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets NYPD Transportation Team

A local councilman met with top NYPD Transportation brass at One Police Plaza. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Klein At Jewish Heritage Breakfast

Pelham Parkway

Klein At Jewish Heritage Breakfast

Senator Jeff Klein honored several local leaders at his annual Jewish Heritage Breakfast at Bronx House. Read more…
Longwood

41st Precinct CC Fellowship Breakfast

Councilman Rafael Salamanca celebrated the 41st Precinct’s 30th annual Fellowship Breakfast on Thursday, May 3. Read more…
Morris Park

49th Precinct Council breakfast set for May 18th

The 49th Precinct Community Council will salute several unsung heroes from the community and law enforcement at a time honored tradition. Read more…
Mott Haven

Bronx Rox, Hair4Humanity Offer Free Haircuts

Bronxites enjoyed their fresh, new hairdos free of charge. Read more…
Parkchester

St. Ray’s Students Raise $2K For St. Jude’s

St. Raymond Elementary School’s kindergarten through second grade students gave back this Lenten season. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Street renamed for CB 7 district mgr., Andrew Sandler

Kingsbridge Heights

Street renamed for CB 7 district mgr., Andrew Sandler

A dedicated public servant who passed away much too soon received an early birthday present. Read more…
The Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway and Bronx Jewish Community Council honored several local leaders at its annual breakfast gala. Read more…
Morris Park

Morris Park Columbus Day Parade organizer passes baton

One of the borough’s most consequential parades is experiencing a ‘passing of the baton’ of leadership. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj At Jewish Community Council Breakfast

Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj At Jewish Community Council Breakfast

Councilman Mark Gjonaj had the pleasure to attend the Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway and the Bronx Jewish Community Council’s Legislative and Community Breakfast. Read more…
Westchester Square

Pelham Lab HS Community Service Day

Councilman Mark Gjonaj’s district office was glad to welcome and thank Pelham Lab High School students on their recent Community Service Day Read more…

April, 2018

Morris Park

Bharati Project Recognizes Moms, Daughters

Morris Park

Bharati Project Recognizes Moms, Daughters

Over 50 members including guests and honorees attended the inaugural Bharati Project-Mothers and Daughters Recognition Ceremony at the Residence Inn by Marriott. Read more…
Castle Hill

Castle Hill’s Ketty Paulino captures Civil Engineer award

Despite her petite stature, one young civil engineer’s success is nothing short of monumental. Read more…
One of the largest national media companies made their way to City Island for a day, but the partnership was far from over. Read more…
City Island

Inaugural Viacommunity Day Held At City Island

Volunteers made City Island shine this spring season! Read more…
Co-op City

IDNYC Sets Up Shop with Benedetto

The IDNYC, a free government photo identification card program for New York City, set up shop in Assemblyman Benedetto’s Co-op City office at Dreiser Loop in March. Read more…
Bedford Park

Kerry Washington Honored By Lehman College

Bedford Park

Kerry Washington Honored By Lehman College

Lehman College paid homage to several local illuminaries at its half century in the making gala event! Read more…
Morris Park

Camp Bronx Fund Inaugural Awards Gala

Morris Park

Camp Bronx Fund Inaugural Awards Gala

The Camp Bronx Fund held its Inaugural Gala and Awards Celebration at F and J Pine Restaurant. Read more…
Fordham

Torres, NYBG Hold Senior Appreciation Day

Councilman Ritchie Torres and the New York Botanical Garden honored several local elders at a prestigious ceremony. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Holds Discussion With Visions

Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Holds Discussion With Visions

Councilman Mark Gjonaj met with VISIONS Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Klein, Jacobi’s SUV Reception

Bronx Times Reporter

Klein, Jacobi’s SUV Reception

Stand Up to Violence toasted several exemplary community at its third annual awards gala. Read more…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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 Parkway

PPNA, AAOHA Distribute Passover, Easter Food

Pelham Parkway

PPNA, AAOHA Distribute Passover, Easter Food

In celebration of Passover and Easter, the Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association and the Albanian American Open Hands Foundation distributed food to local needy families. Read more…
Country Club

VMA’s Det. McDonald Evening of Champs, April 17 to 18

Villa Maria Academy has not forgotten a fallen NYPD hero’s message. Read more…
West Farms

CB 6 Helps Happy Land Cleanup

Community Board 6 held a cleanup day on Saturday, March 17 at the Happy Land Monument to rid the site of debris and repaint its fence. Read more…

March, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

ACEC NY Honors Assemblyman Benedetto

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto received the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York’s Legislator of the Year Award at its annual conference held at the Renaissance Hotel in Albany. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

PPNA, AAOHA Hosts Food Drive

With Passover and Easter approaching, the Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association, Albanian American Open Hand Association and Key Food hosted a Food Drive for local needy families on Saturday, March 3 at 2141 Holland Avenue. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Visions Honors Leaders At Ceremony

Throggs Neck

Visions Honors Leaders At Ceremony

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

Gjonaj At 5 Boros Leaders Day

Morris Park

Gjonaj At 5 Boros Leaders Day

Councilman Mark Gjonaj attended the 2nd annual Bronx Series of the Five Boroughs Community Leaders Recognition Day. Read more…
Van Nest

VNNA’s Inaugural Winter Clothes Drive

Van Nest

VNNA’s Inaugural Winter Clothes Drive

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance shared the warmth this winter season! Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Ben’s KoC Honors Brewski’s Owner

Brewski’s Bar and Grill owner Albert Torressen received a prestigious honor at this year’s dinner dance! Read more…
Morris Park

Five Boroughs Leadership Ceremony

Morris Park

Five Boroughs Leadership Ceremony

The second annual Five Boroughs Leadership Awards Ceremony paid tribute to several local leaders going above and beyond to improve their communities and the world! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

3 Sets of Twins Born at Jacobi Med Ctr

Pelham Parkway

3 Sets of Twins Born at Jacobi Med Ctr

Jacobi Medical Center had three sets of twins born within 12 hours of each other on Friday, February 2. Read more…

February, 2018

Tremont

FreshDirect, Chobani Donate To CS 300 Students

FreshDirect and Chobani shared the love with local students this Valentine’s Day. Read more…
Morris Park

Calvary Hospital Honors Peter Kuzma

Calvary Hospital recently honored Peter Kuzma, one of their registered nurses, with their DAISY Award for the second half of 2017. 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…
Bronx Times Reporter

Ayala, Gjonaj Honor Bronx BB/BS Matches

Bronx Times Reporter

Ayala, Gjonaj Honor Bronx BB/BS Matches

Two council members formally recognized Bronx residents for their commitment to mentoring. Read more…
Bedford Park

St. Philip Neri Honors First Responders

Bedford Park

St. Philip Neri Honors First Responders

Students commemorated local heroes at a recent Appreciation Mass. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

‘Rotary Family’ Gathers For Bea

Bronx Times Reporter

‘Rotary Family’ Gathers For Bea

Bea Castiglia-Catullo, founder of R.A.I.N. Senior Services, was admitted as the first female member of the Rotary Club of the Bronx in 1987. Read more…
Concourse

Cardinal Hayes Students At Rescue Mission

Concourse

Cardinal Hayes Students At Rescue Mission

Several Cardinal Hayes High School students helped the less fortunate this past Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Read more…

January, 2018

Wakefield

Community, Coats & Cocoa With Senator Bailey

A local senator helped many Bronxites stay warm during this frigid winter season. Read more…
Williamsbridge

King Hosts Open House, Coat Giveaway

A local councilman gave back to his community this past Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Read more…
Mount Hope

Clothes4Souls, Macy’s Share The Warmth

Mount Hope

Clothes4Souls, Macy’s Share The Warmth

Clothes4Souls and Macy’s provided teens in need with some much needed warmth this winter season. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Union Grove Church Gives Winter Clothing

Crotona Park East

Union Grove Church Gives Winter Clothing

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church shared the warmth by providing residents in need with winter coats, hats, scarves, gloves and clothing. Read more…
Throggs Neck

AOH Division 4 Installation Ceremony

Throggs Neck

AOH Division 4 Installation Ceremony

The officers of the Ancient Order of Hibernian’s Bronx Division 4 were installed at a dinner ceremony at the Wicked Wolf Restaurant. Read more…
Morris Park

Yahay Obeid, CB 11 committee chair, opens new dialogue

A Community Board 11 committee chairman is hoping to bring a shy community into the fold. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

FIAME Hosts Epiphany Luncheon

Pelham Gardens

FIAME Hosts Epiphany Luncheon

The Forum of Italian American Educators held its Epiphany Luncheon on Sunday, January 7 at Fratelli’s Restaurant. Read more…
Concourse

BP Diaz Sworn In For 3rd Term

Ruben Diaz, Jr. was sworn in for his third full term as the 13th Bronx Borough President. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Church Alive Distributes Food Vouchers

Church Alive Community Church members joined fellow parishes in distributing food vouchers from the Yankees Food Drive to local supermarkets to help customers pay for food during the holiday season. Read more…
Baychester

King Honors Leaders At New Year’s Ball

A local councilman honored several local leaders and organizations for the New Year. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Boro applauds NYPD changes/Four citywide promotions have deep Bronx roots

Four NYPD members with strong Bronx roots were among those promoted to top positions following the department’s recently announced extensive overhaul. Read more…
Morris Park Community Association received a grant from the office of Senator Jeff Klein for two new patrol cars. Read more…
Morrisania

Girl Scouts Celebrate Holidays At Triboro Center

Embodying the holiday spirit, the Girl Scouts paid a visit tot Triboro residents on Wednesday, December 20. Read more…
Soundview

Sweets & Sweaters Season Gives Cheer

Soundview

Sweets & Sweaters Season Gives Cheer

Youth of all ages enjoyed Christmas story book reading, holiday musical chairs and toys and books giveaways. Read more…
Mott Haven

Mott Haven’s Lyncee Stroman named Miss NY finalist

An inspirational Bronxite is one of nearly 200 women competing to be crowned this year’s Miss New York. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Community Board 7 selects Ischia Bravo as new DM

Bronx Times Reporter

Community Board 7 selects Ischia Bravo as new DM

On December 19, Ischia Bravo was voted 16 to 3 with 9 abstentions as the new district manager of community board 7. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Kips Bay Holiday Toy Giveaway

Throggs Neck

TN Kips Bay Holiday Toy Giveaway

Local children enjoyed a festive toy giveaway event at the Throggs Neck Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club. Read more…

December, 2017

Williamsbridge

Spellman Give-A-Gift Holiday Cheer

Williamsbridge

Spellman Give-A-Gift Holiday Cheer

The Cardinal Spellman High School community made Christmas a little merrier for over 150 children courtesy of the school’s annual Give-A-Gift Program. Read more…
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