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Belmont

Ferragosto Italian Festival Celebrated In Belmont

Bronxites ate, drank and were merry while celebrating a centuries old Italian tradition in Belmont’s ‘Little Italy.’ Read more…
Allerton

Allerton Ave. International Food Festival Offers Summer Fun

Allerton residents satisfied their craving for summer fun and delicious ethnic food at a time honored neighborhood celebration. Read more…
The upcoming 43rd annual Bronx Columbus Day Parade on Sunday, October 13 has made the difficult decision to once again shorten its parade route. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez, Reyes Hosts Inaugural Eid Dinner

Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez, Reyes Hosts Inaugural Eid Dinner

Assembly members Nathalia Fernandez and Karines Reyes hosted their very first Eid Dinner. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Shows Colombian Pride At Parade

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez attended the NYC Colombian Parade on Sunday, July 28 in Manhattan. Read more…
Concourse

LGBTQS United As One Rally At The Concourse

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Straight leaders rally together to march and take a stand against violence perpetrated on the gay and straight community of NYC. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz Hosts Abrazo Dominicano Celebration

Council members Ruben Diaz, Sr. and Rafael Salamanca; community leader George Alvarez and Hector Diaz, Alltown Car Service president toasted several local Dominican leaders at the annual Abrazo Dominicano in New York. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz, Salamanca Co-Host Abrazo Dominicano

Morris Park

Diaz, Salamanca Co-Host Abrazo Dominicano

Several local leaders were honored at Abrazo Dominicano in New York on Friday, July 26 at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…
Parkchester

Sepulveda Meets With Bangladeshi Leaders

Senator Luis Sepulveda had a wonderful evening in Parkchester meeting Bangladesh Consulate General Sadia Faizunnesa and Minister of Planning Muhammad Abdul Mannan. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Sepulveda, Rivera Attend Taipei Economic Culture Banquet

Senator Luis Sepulveda joined fellow senators John Liu, Kevin Thomas and Gustavo Rivera at the Taipei Economic culture Dinner banquet welcoming the President of Taiwan in New York Tsai Ing - wen. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Attends Bronx Dominican Day Parade

Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined colleagues in government and Bronxites at the Bronx Dominican Day Parade! Read more…
Bronxites had a great time celebrating summer at this year’s We Are Melrose Street Fest on Saturday, July 20 at East 160th Street and Melrose Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Honors CJ America At KCON

Councilman Andy King recently attended KCON 2019 at the Javits Center in Midtown to present CJ America with a Certificate of Recognition in honor of their contributions to tourism and commerce in NYC. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Participates In NYC Pride March

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. participated in the World Pride NYC 2019 March in Midtown Manhattan on Sunday, June 30. Read more…
Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez and Senator Jamaal Bailey met with local community leaders and activists in Norwood at the 2019 Royal Bengal Street Fair. Read more…
Bronxites commemorated World Pride and the 50th anniversary of Stonewall Pride in NYC at the annual 1 Bronx World Pride Festival on Sunday, June 23 at 2825 Third Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Meets With LAAL NYC Representatives

Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Meets With LAAL NYC Representatives

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez met with LAAL NYC, an organization that empowers and bolsters Bengali women. Read more…
Concourse

BP Diaz Celebrates Caribbean Heritage

The borough president hosted his annual celebration recognizing the vibrant history and culture of the borough’s Caribbean community. Read more…
The Hub

Gjonaj Attends 1 Bronx World Pride Festival

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was glad to celebrate with so many at the 1 Bronx World Pride Festival. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Biaggi Attends Jacobi Pride Walk Celebration

Senator Alessandra Biaggi joined Jacobi Hospital COO Jordana Bailey and the staff on Friday, June 28 for the facilities’ annual Pride Walk and Celebration. Read more…
Morris Park

Gjonaj Marches In Yemeni American Day Parade

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was pleased to partake in the Yemeni American Day Parade and spoke about the positive impacts Yemeni-Americans make in our district. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj At Albanian Parade Celebration

Councilman Mark Gjonaj attended by the Albanian Parade Celebration as part of the 34th International Cultures Immigrant Parade in NYC. Read more…
Castle Hill

Juneteenth Jubilee Freedom Celebration

Castle Hill

Juneteenth Jubilee Freedom Celebration

The program featured a lesson about the day’s signifance, music, entertainment, performers, guest speakers, games, 50/50 raffles, auctions, baked goods, barbecue and fish dinners. Read more…
Concourse

New York City Football Club Hosts LGBTQ Pride Match

In honor of Pride Month, the New York City Football Club hosted its third annual Pride Match on Thursday, June 6 as the home team took on FC Cincinnati at Yankee Stadium. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz Marches In Yemeni American Day Parade

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. marched in the inaugural Yemeni American Day Parade, which took place on Rhinelander Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Dinowitz Marches In National PR Day Parade

Bronx Times Reporter

Dinowitz Marches In National PR Day Parade

On Sunday, June 9, Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz joined thousands of fellow New Yorkers to celebrate the 62nd Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade. Read more…
Concourse

Diaz Raises LGBTQ Pride At County Building

The flag will fly over The Bronx County Building for the entire month of June. Read more…
In honor of Pride Month, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. honored several local LGBTQ leaders at his annual LGBTQ & Allies Pride Awards Ceremony. Read more…
Parkchester

Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony At Virginia Park

Local elected officials, community and law enforcement members and residents joined in commemorating the end of slavery in the United States at the Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony. Read more…
The event honored the 2019 Dominican Day Parade leadership and individuals who have contributed to the growth and promotion of the nation’s community and culture. Read more…
Belmont

NYPL Belmont Branch Hosts Anti-Prom

Belmont

NYPL Belmont Branch Hosts Anti-Prom

The New York Public Library Belmont Branch hosted its inaugural ‘Anti-Prom’ on Friday, May 10. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Savor a sweet taste of Portugal: Joey Bats Cafe serves up dessert at World’s Fare with classic egg tarts

Now, we end with something sweet via Portugal — pastéis de nata, or Portuguese egg tarts, from Joey Bats Cafe. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Taste a historic burger via George Motz: ‘Burger expert’ and Fare Tastemaker will serve up Oklahoma fried onion slider

Today, we return to the United States of America for a look at George Motz, the Brooklyn-based burger maven who will be grilling up Oklahoma fried onion sliders. Read more…
Bedford Park

BronxNet Launches Mexican Studies Oral History Project

‘The Mexican Studies Oral History Project’ produced in partnership with the CUNY Mexican Studies Institute is now on BronxNet. Read more…
Bronxites celebrated Cinco de Mayo with a time honored neighborhood tradition. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Taino Awards Honors Culture Preserving Leaders

In keeping with an 11 year tradition, the Bronx’s urban tradition, the Taino Awards proudly announced its 2019 winners and honorees on Sunday, April 21 at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. Read more…
A local councilwoman honored several local female trailblazers. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Diaz Celebrates Greek American Heritage Month

Kingsbridge Heights

Diaz Celebrates Greek American Heritage Month

Local elected officials honored several Greek-American leaders helping to make the Bronx a better place. Read more…
Council members Salamanca and Torres honored several extraordinary local women. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Women’s Youth Empowerment Panel

Throggs Neck

Women’s Youth Empowerment Panel

The Coffee Break Company held a Women’s Youth Empowerment Panel. Read more…
The New Bronx Chamber of Commerce honored two female leaders at its Women of Distinction Luncheon. Read more…
More than 15 countries were represented by Heketi students and families who shared the customs and traditions of their native countries. Read more…
Mott Haven

Guineans Succeeding in America Women’s Conference

Panelists and speakers from diverse backgrounds shared how they overcame challenges and how they positioned themselves to take advantage of available opportunities. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Serrano Honors Local Female Trailblazers

Grand Concourse

Serrano Honors Local Female Trailblazers

Congressman Jose Serrano honored several local female leaders at his annual Women’s History Month Celebration. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj At Women’s Youth Empowerment Panel

Councilman Mark Gjonaj, Con Edison, Texas de Brazil and 31 Agency co-hosted ‘Women’s Youth Empowerment Panel: An Open Conversation of Growth and Progress.’ Read more…
Council members Ritchie Torres, Diana Ayala, Rafael Salamanca and Vanessa Gibson co-hosted their Women’s History Month Celebration. Read more…
St. Frances de Chantal School students were dressed for the occasion when their school and parish celebrated International Day! Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj Hosts Women Empowerment Town Hall

The councilman held a special town hall in honor of Women’s History Month. Read more…
Woodlawn

BP Diaz Honors Irish Trailblazers

Woodlawn

BP Diaz Honors Irish Trailblazers

The borough president toasted several local Irish American trailblazers. Read more…
Local elected officials toasted several local female trailblazers at a community celebration. Read more…
St. Raymond Elementary welcomed Dr. Annavaleria Guazzieri, the director of Education for the Consulate General of Italy in New York and the Italian performing arts troupe I Giullari di Piazza for a special visit. Read more…
Morris Park

Women’s Empowerment Town Hall At P.S. 83

In Honor of Women’s History Month, Councilman Mark Gjonaj hosted a Women Empowerment Town Hall in which over 400 P.S. 83 students attended. Read more…
Schuyler Hill Civic Association enjoyed music from the Emerald Isle. Read more…
Mount Eden

Gibson Hosts Women’s Fellowship Brunch

Mount Eden

Gibson Hosts Women’s Fellowship Brunch

The Women’s History Month celebration featured District Attorney Darcel Clark and Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rodriguez-Rosa as guest speakers. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Preston Gaelic Society Hosts Ceili

Throggs Neck

Preston Gaelic Society Hosts Ceili

Preston High School Gaelic Society put on a Celtic performance for the Throggs Neck community. Read more…
Woodlawn

BP Diaz Celebrates Irish Heritage

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. honored a few Irish American leaders at his annual Irish Heritage and Culture celebration. Read more…
Baychester

RAIN Boston Secor Celebrates International Women’s Day

RAIN Boston Secor Community Center celebrated International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8 at 3540 Bivona Street. Read more…
Melrose

Christian Federation Ministries’ Black History Month Event

Christian Federation Ministries hosted its Black History PanAm American Celebration on Sunday, February 24 at 3065 E. 157th Street. Read more…
Assemblyman Michael Benedetto hosted his annual Black History Month Luncheon on Wednesday, February 20 in Co-op City. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Serranos Celebrate Black History Month

Grand Concourse

Serranos Celebrate Black History Month

Congressman Jose Serrano and Senator Jose Serrano co-hosted their annual Black History Month Celebration at Hostos Community College. Read more…
Sponsored by McDonald’s NY Tri-State Owner/Operators, The Faces of Black History Tour is a free performance consisting of a four-member cast that travels to local schools to teach children abou the influential figures of black history through music. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Adam Houses Host Black History Month Celebration

Bronx Times Reporter

Adam Houses Host Black History Month Celebration

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined John Adam Houses tenants for their annual Black History Month Celebration. Read more…
The borough president saluted several local leaders at his annual cultural celebration. Read more…
Fordham

NYBG Commemorates Black History Month

Fordham

NYBG Commemorates Black History Month

The New York Botanical Garden celebrated African American leaders and culture! Read more…
St. Frances Of Rome’s Church hosted its Black History Month Celebration on Sunday, February 24 at 761 E. 236th Street. Read more…
Senator Gustavo Rivera hosted his seventh annual Black History Month Celebration on Thursday, February 21 at the William Hodson Community Center. Read more…
Bronx Roots in Motion hosted the third annual Kingsbridge Cultural Festival on Saturday, February 23 at St. James Recreation Center. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz Celebrates Valentine’s At Sage Center

Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz Celebrates Valentine’s At Sage Center

The center serves LGBT older adults from across the borough and throughout the city with lively social events and other resources. Read more…
The borough president honored a few local leaders at his annual Black History Month celebration. 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…
Poe Park Visitor Center celebrated Black History Month in a creative display. Read more…
Mount Eden

Miracle Revival Temple Church Hosts MLK Recital

The Miracle Revival Temple Church held its annual recital of the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Sunday, January 20. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

P.S. 81 Students Honor MLK’s Legacy

Bronx Times Reporter

P.S. 81 Students Honor MLK’s Legacy

P.S. 81 fourth graders honored the slain civil rights leaders at the Riverbay Library. Read more…
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