Monday, Dec. 22, 2014

Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck elementary school wants playground

The Bronx Delta School would like to see a playground at the campus, shared by elementary and middle schoolers. Read more…
Country Club

Holiday train display awes Villa Maria students

Each year, an elaborate train display is assembled for the students’ enjoyment by staff member Joe Trezza. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Theodore Korony Post and Auxiliary host luncheon

On Sunday, December 7, the Theodre Korony Post and Auxiliary hosted a luncheon for World War II veterans at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center’s nursing home. Read more…

Bronx Chamber of Commerce hosts holiday Party

On Wednesday, December 10, the Bronx Chamber of Commerce held a holiday party at Billy’s Restaurant and Sports Bar. Read more…

Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014


Al’s Angels give gifts to sick children

On Tuesday, December 16, Al’s Angels visited pediatric patients at St. Barnabas Hospital and Union Community Health Center. Read more…
Concourse Village

Teen swimmer earns scholarship honoring 9/11 victims

David Mercado, a native of Concourse Village , recently earned a scholarship honoring 9/11 victims which allows him to compete on NYC’s top swim team, Asphalt Green Unified Aquatics. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

St. Francis Xavier holds religious education Christmas show

A religious education program at a Morris Park Catholic school celebrated Christmas. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx American Legion posts have holiday party

Veterans in Throggs Neck celebrated the holidays. Read more…

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Wi-Fi devices being loaned by Bronx library branches

On Tuesday, December 2, libraries in the Bronx, will begin lending out Wi-Fi devices. Read more…
Morris Park

No speed bumps near park deemed unsafe

Matthews Mulliner Playground is one of the few parks without a speedbump nearby. Read more…

Success Academy Bronx 2 wins 2014 Blackboard Award

On Tuesday, December 9, Success Academy Bronx 2 won the 2014 Blackboard Award, making it the first Bronx school to achieve this honor. Read more…
Morris Park

Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6’ actor arrives in Morris Park

On the evening of Thursday, December 11, Scott Adsit, the voice actor behind Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6’ character Baymax, greeted fans and signed autographs. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Victorian Carolers at Bartow-Pell

Vistitors experienced the Bartow-Pell mansion by candlelight with costumed docents highlighting 19th-century holiday traditions. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Hebrew Home at Riverdale honors Klein

Senator Jeff Klein was honored by the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, on Friday, December 12, receiving the ‘Partner in Quality’ awards. Read more…

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

City Island

Bratton: Rodman’s Neck stays open, to see $150 million in improvements

The NYPD firing range is staying put. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Pelham Parkway murderer nabbed

An arrest has been made in the case of a brutal murder of an 88-year-old woman at the Pelham Parkway Houses in 2012. Read more…

Bronx Assembly attends tour at Bronx County Historical Society

On Thursday, December 11, Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz and his Bronx Assembly colleagues visited the Bronx County Historical Society. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Books brought to Jacobi by Benedetto

The Children’s Ward at Jacobi Medical Center received children’s books courtesy of Assemblyman Michael Benedetto. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Holiday party hosted by Allerton Avenue Homeowners & Tenants

The Allerton Avenue Homeowners & Tenants Association hosted a holiday dinner party at Pasta Pasta, on Saturday, December 13. Read more…

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Mount Eden

Dance and yoga combined by students at Lucero

Two yoga dance performances were put on by third graders from Lucero Elementary School. Read more…
Castle Hill

Holy Family Church in Castle Hill holds annual Christmas Sale

Shoppers got a jump start on their gift buying at Holy Family Church. Read more…

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Memoir Project, Volume 1, released

Bronx Writers Center releases a collection of Bronxites’ stories. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Metro Optics Eyewear opens flagship store

Metro Optics Eyewear recently opened its fourth location in the Bronx at the new Throggs Neck Shopping Center. Read more…

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj holds Christmas Tree Lighting at Allerton Avenue and Boston Road

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj gets into the holiday spiriti Read more…

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014

Pelham Bay

MTA works with Councilman James Vacca get holiday parking in Pelham Bay

Councilman James Vacca has secured more parking for a group of stores along Westchester Avenue this holiday season. Read more…
Van Nest

Van Nest Alliance hosts tree lighting

Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance hosts 2nd annual tree lighting. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck Christmas Tree Lighting

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto and the Throggs Neck Merchants Association hosted the annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Celebration. Read more…

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Morris Park

Morris Park’s The Lair comic book store inspires idea for television show

Grizz Chapman, co-owner of The Lair comic book store, is currently developing a television show. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

City Planning to present findings on Hutch in Spring

The findings from a new report on traffic conditions along the Hutchinson River Parkway in the Bronx will be presented to the community in the spring. Read more…
Co-op City

Grand opening event hosted by Famous Footwear

Famous Footwear, located at 200 Baychester Avenue in the Mall at Bay Plaza, hosted a grand opening event with customers on Saturday, December 6. Read more…

Federal Reserve Bank of New York president visits borough, meets with Montefiore, among others

The president of the Federal Bank visited the Bronx. Read more…

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