Monday, July 28, 2014

Pelham Bay

Fun in the sun at Bartow-Pell

Bronx kids enjoyed outdoor garden activities at the Bartow-Pell Mansion. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Dancing in the Streets comes to Bronx Parks

Artistic dance expression will be showcased at several Bronx parks in August. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

National Night Out on Aug. 5

Events are planned across the borough to bring the police and the community together. Read more…

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Van Nest

Plans dropped for Van Nest group home

A group home agency was outbid on the Baker Street property it had expressed interest to buy. Read more…
Concourse Village

Car-free-Sundays return to Grand Concourse

The most dangerous roadway in the Bronx will become one big Conga line on several August weekends. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The NYC Department of City Planning listens to local coalition on Hutchinson River Parkway Corridor Study

City Planning put the brakes on its own study of the Hutchinson River Parkway to review suggestions provided by a community group. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Target grand opening planned at the Throggs Neck Shopping Center on Sunday, July 27

Retail-giant Target is getting a head start on its Throggs Neck Shopping Center neighbors with an opening this Sunday. Read more…

Saturday, July 26, 2014

City Island

City Island community advocates want to keep St. Mary Star of the Sea a parish

City Island church merger would leave community with a part-time services. Read more…
Westchester Square

Health Day at The Square

A Westchester Square event combined games, music and other fun activities with health-related information and prizes. Read more…
Morris Park

Gotcha! Morris Park patrol grabs daylight crook

A daylight house burglar broke into the home of a napping retired NYC police detective. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Bronx Times’s Top 10 Bronx high school teams of 2014

Bronx teams turned in some incredible seasons during the 2013-2014 high school year. Which squads stood out from the rest? Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Dog park proposed for Pelham Parkway

‘Go fetch’ may be heard more often if dog advocates get a dog run in the Pelham Parkway area. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Former Fordham star Frazier preparing for pro career

Branden Frazier got a taste of what it is like to be a professional basketball player as he begins the process of deciding his future in the sport. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Senior citizen advocate recognized for her work

St. Frances de Chantel senior club founder was honored by Senator Jeff Klein. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx native Gil finding success after struggles in Rays minor league system

Playing professional baseball was the last thing Isaac Gil thought he would be doing after high school. Read more…

Friday, July 25, 2014

Kingsbridge Heights

UPDATE: Rent hikes for shops near Armory frozen — for now

Mom-and-pops facing over doubled rent across the street from the soon-to-be ice rink center have gotten a month of relief from the new landlord. Read more…
Westchester Square

‘Square’ dancers entertain shoppers

While shopping on Westchester Square customers were entertained by local dancers. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throgs Neck Little League 12 and under team goes to finals

After winning the District 5 Division, the Throgs Neck Little League 12U set their sights on Williamsport. Read more…
Concourse Village

The Babe and the Iron Horse to swing over a new fence

Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig’simages will be re-painted in the shadow of Yankee Stadium. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Bronx Times newspapers are now online!

Can’t get enough of the Bronx TImes, Bronx Times Reporter, and Bronx Weekly? Then grab our latest print editions online today! Read more…

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Pelham Bay

Social service agency leases vacant Pelham Bay former hospital building

A group known for locating housing for HIV tenants has signed a lease to occupy the Pelham Bay Grand. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Borough President Diaz hosts health challenge

Soundview residents are discovering more nutritious food choices in their own neighborhood. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Rape suspect sought for gunpoint sexual assault in Waterbury-LaSalle

A woman was raped at gunpoint last Sunday morning on a quiet Throggs Neck street. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Armory merchants hold emergency meeting

Days before rent is set to rise across from the Armory, local businesses are still planning their next move. Read more…
Throggs Neck

City stymies skinny Throggs Neck house

NYC Department of Buildings may have erred in approving a 2-family house on a narrow lot. Read more…

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Van Nest

Traffic changes for White Plains Road

The city hopes to calm the traffic on one of the borough’s most dangerous thoroughfares. Read more…

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Edgewater Park

Senator Jeff Klein reduces beach debris

Beach communities remove rubbish just in time. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Tremont Paint moves Throggs Neck store

The Paint store is moving next to the popular hardware store and promoting eco-friendly products. Read more…
Morris Park

Klein nets job grant

New effort to reduce unemployment will tackle the Bronx’ high jobless rate. Read more…

Monday, July 21, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

St. Raymond forward Ross looking to make name for himself

Rich Ross understands by now that people are going to get his name wrong, even as simple as it is. The St. Raymond rising senior is often called Rick Ross after the famous rapper. He prefers Rich. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Benedetto raises $ at Icehouse

Benedetto raised funds at seaside marina for his upcoming reelection bid. Read more…
Mott Haven

Showtime? Bronx actor pushes for film studios

Locals are pushing to bring a large film studio into the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Global biz cleans up Crotona Park

The computer whizzes flocked to the Bronx —and they brought shovels. Read more…

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