January 20, 2012: 2012, Issue 3
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Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012

More requests for Hammond Cove dredging

Members of the Locust Point Yacht Club are putting their support behind Community Board 10’s request for an upgrade of Hammond Cove. Comments (2).

Monday, Jan. 23, 2012

Tendertots opens in Norwood

State-of-the-art, high-quality childcare is being promised with the opening of TenderTots Child Care Center in Norwood. Comments (2).

Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012

Gingko tree a major nuisance for Pelham Gardens resident

The ginkgo tree outside Ann Carol Alper’s Pelham Gardens home was intended to spruce up the neighborhood’s appearance and improve air quality. Comments (1).

Maclay Avenue robbery

A savage push-in robbery on Maclay Avenue in Zerega is causing concern, and does not fit the usual profile of similar types of home invasions. Comments (2).

Montefiore Starts Pet Therapy Program

Montefiore Medical Center’s most popular new volunteer is furry, has four legs and goes by the name Spirit. Comment.

Friday, Jan. 20, 2012

MTA may extend Bx24

The MTA’s Bx24 bus, which provides the only mass transit link between Country Club and Pelham Bay, will now be extended to Westchester Square when a new MTA plan is approved. Comments (1).

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012

New Request for Proposals for Kingsbridge Armory

The redevelopment of the Kingsbridge Armory may move forward after all, as the city released a new request for proposals for the storied, landmark site. Comment.

Ribbon cut on nonprofit POTS new facility on Webster Avenue

On Friday, January 6, one of the Bronx’s most successful non profits celebrated one of the biggest days in its history. Comment.

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012

Community supports Trump’s Ferry Point Golf Course

The city’s awarding of a contract to operate the Ferry Point Golf Course concession has been met with some criticism due to a perceived “sweetheart” deal, some media outlets reported. Comments (2).

Bronxdale high school principal protest

John Chase is still principle at Bronxdale High School, and teachers, community leaders and womens’ advocates are not very happy. Comment.

Monday, Jan. 16, 2012

Quinn holds roundtable to prevent gun violence

Speaker Christine Quinn, elected officials and community leaders are being proactive in stopping gun violence in the wake of a shooting of a four-year-old. Comments (1).

Throggs Neck Benevelont Association dinner dance set for January 21

It’s that time of year again. Comment.

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