Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012

Pelham Bay

Locals see the light at Middletown Road

Let there be light! A traffic study coupled with an outcry of concern has finally brought a much-needed traffic signal to a Pelham Bay intersection. Read more…
Parkchester

Bronx Charter School for Excellence awarded National Blue Ribbon

The Bronx Charter School for Excellence has certainly lived up to its name. Atop the Parkchester school fluters a National Blue Ribbon flag, a unique... Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012

Throggs Neck

TNMA holds 5th annual dinner dance

Throggs Necks businesspeople will honor their own who’ve shown the entrepreneurial spirit that symbolizing the ideals of the local Throggs Neck Merchants Association. Read more…
Fordham South

Fordham biz group wants to clean up plaza

The Fordham Road Business Improvement District is looking to move. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 24, 2012

Morris Park

New playground for St. Francis Xavier youngsters

St. Francis Xavier’s children have a new place to play. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fresh Direct accepting food stamps in two Bronx zip codes

Now in two south Bronx neighborhoods - Fresh Direct, with healthy food options delivered to residents’ doors. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx woman arrested for running unlicensed day care center

A Bronx woman running an unlicensed day care center faces criminal charges for using another woman’s name. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012

Kingsbridge Heights

Hip Hop legends lobby for Mercado Mirabo at Kingsbridge Armory

They’re hoping the Bronx borough president hears their rap. A contingent of hip hop legends, led by Grandmaster Melle Mel and Afrika Bambaataa, met with Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. last week... Read more…
Morris Park

Oct 2nd fundraiser for sick 49th Precinct officer

Police Officer Owen Ortiz has upheld his oath to save lives. Now he needs help to save his. His fellow 49th Precinct brothers and sisters... Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012

Throggs Neck

Preston High School students surpise J.Lo on Katie Couric show

Check out THESE Girls From the Block. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Pompeii fined another $15,000

An east Bronx bar that’s raised hell - and neighbors’ hackles - has been slapped with heavy fines. But the violations apparently were not enough for the Pompeii Bar and Lounge on E. Tremont Avenue to have its liquor license suspended or revoked. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 21, 2012

Bronx Times Reporter

Gas prices skyrocket in Bronx

Bronxites keep digging - and digging - even deeper at the gas pump these days. Even after Labor Day, skyrocketing gas prices continue to blanket the... Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Rusty the horse gets help from some good nayyy-bors

Some good neighbors are galloping to help Rusty. He’s the last horse remaining at the dilapidated one-acre stable on Pelham Parkway in Morris Park that’s finally been condemned. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

A helping hand, raised in a final salute to these veterans

Military veterans spanning three wars, they died poor and alone. Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012

Kingsbridge Heights

CB7 come short in ousting district manager

An ongoing feud between a northwest Bronx community board and its district manager ended in a victory for him - for now... Read more…
Boro Beat

Challenger Gjonaj rocks boytoy scandal Snooki’s world

Well, with those boytoy scandals and her other problems contributing, Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera REALLY did feel the earth move last week. Read more…
Throggs Neck

McGeown new commander of 45th Precinct

The 45th Precinct now has a new leader sitting behind the large, stately desk in the commander’s office. Read more…

Sign up for daily news emails!

Bronx Times archive

CNG: Community Newspaper Group