Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012

Mott Haven

$19 million financing for once-blighted Mott Haven complex

Years after standing up to drug lords and murderers, poor families at Jose de Diego Beekman Houses are getting even more relief. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Empire City Casino brings new bus service to the Bronx

Tired of taking multiple trains, buses or expensive cabs to get to Empire City Casino? Read more…
Pelham Bay

Invasive plants removed from Rodman’s Neck area forest

The murder contract worked. Read more…

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012

Fordham South

St. Barnabas Hospital opens first-ever parking garage

The only Bronx hospital without a parking garage finally has one. Read more…
Soundview

Sidewalk repairs made at Bruckner Plaza

Jose Rodriguez enjoys a good fight. He’s pitched in during election days, neighborhood causes and has kept his eyes on the streets. His Soundview nabe... Read more…

Monday, Oct. 1, 2012

Morris Park

Thousands expected for the Bronx Columbus Day Parade

It’s that time of year to be Italian for the day! The annual Bronx Columbus Day Parade is set for Sunday, October 7, with thousands expected... Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Bronx born actress on the rise in Hollywood

Lights, camera, action: A Bronx-born star is born, making a name for herself in Hollywood. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012

Concourse

DOE texts school information

With cell phone texting now an acceptable way to communicate important information while on the go, the city Department of Educaiton now has a new text messaging program for school-wide information. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx-Manhattan North gets new leadership

The chief executive officer of the Bronx-Manhattan Association of Realtors is stepping down after nearly 30 years at its helm. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Merchants cast wary eye on planned mall

Throggs Neck merchants are keeping a wary eye on a planned mall anchored by a Target coming nearby. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Alternate Side Parking proposal rejected by CB 10

Park this alternate side plan. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012

Soundview

CB9 chaos over elections

Chaos led the agenda at this community board meeting. What was supposed to be a smooth meeting spiraled into mayhem at Soundview... Read more…
Throggs Neck

Speaker Quinn joins effort to restore 45th Precinct’s Narc Squad

The fight to restore narcotics cops to the 45th Precinct is getting some star power behind it. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 28, 2012

Bronx Times Reporter

Add BP-appointed volunteers to NYCHA board: Diaz Jr.

As changes to the city Housing Authority’s board loom, Diaz Jr. is asking he add a voice to the decision-making table. Read more…
City Island

City Island community hiring lawyer over proposed assisted living facility

Community leaders on City Island are weighing legal action against a developer who plans a 190-unit assisted living and senior housing facility in the quiet, island community. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Revered priest who toured Bronx streets passes away

A funeral mass is set today for a beloved Bronx priest known for taking God’s word to the streets. Read more…
Morris Park

49th cops arrest would-be bank thief

Give it to the 49th Precinct for taking a would-be bank thief off Bronx streets. Tellers at a Chase Bank in Morris Park were going... Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012

Bronx Times Reporter

“Wolfpack” gang arrested

A pack of “wolves” prowling about the Bronx have been hauled off to steel cages. Federal prosecutors have charged 13 members of a low-level gang dubbed the “Wolfpack” for gun running and trafficking drugs in the borough... Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

EXCLUSIVE - Tracey Towers rejects 65% rent hike compromise

Tracey Tower tenants facing a 65% rent hike have rejected a last-minute compromise agreement with their landlord. Read more…
Boro Beat

Naomi victor weighing rival club?

The Liberty Democratic Club, never that friendly with Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera, still made nice, working for her in the primary - all for naught. Read more…

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