Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Neighbors: Tom Casey

Buying some postcards as a youth of turn-of-the-20th-Century City Island helped spark Tom Casey’s love of the borough’s history. Read more…

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Pelham Parkway

PPNA presses for speed bumps

Pelham Parkway’s local civic group is racing the clock to stop racing cars. Read more…
Westchester Square

Bringing vision from Bronx to Equador

A Westchester Square eyecare store is reaching out thousands of miles to help bring vision to the elderly in South America. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Wanted: Cicada Instagrams

The Bronx-based Wildlife Conservation Society is launching an Instagram project, “Cicadas in My Hood,” to document the current appearance of the periodical cicada in the eastern United States. Read more…

Monday, June 24, 2013

Belmont

Giving a helping paw

Dogs can be great pets. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Businesses bring variety to Crosby Ave

Four new Pelham Bay businesses are bringing new life and new products to the Crosby Avenue shopping district. Read more…

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Pelham Bay

Tenants tired of being washed out

Tenants at a Middletown Road apartment building are tired of all the wet weather. Read more…
City Island

Diaz nixes CI home

With the borough president weighing in against it, developers of a controversial proposed assisted living/senior housing facility for City Island took their fight to the city Board of Standards and Appeals. Read more…

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Bronx Times Reporter

New chair, manager for CB7

Community Board 7 has undergone a major change in leadership, and finally after several months, chosen a new district manager. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Grace Belkin passes

Grace Belkin, one of the longest serving district managers in the City, has passed away. Read more…

Friday, June 21, 2013

Bronx Times Reporter

Eatery health grade revolt

Bronx eateries hope a judge gives an F to the city Health Department’s restaurant letter grading system. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Assemblyman Gjonaj’s father passes

Zef Gjergj Gjonaj, whose hard work and faith in the American Dream for his family saw his son Mark rise to become the first elected Albanian-American Assemblyman in New York, died Saturday, June 15 after a lengthy illness. He was 74. Read more…

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Bronx Times Reporter

Future Storm Prep Plan

Safeguarding the food supply, water-absorbing wetlands in Pelham Bay and installing barriers in the east Bronx are the wave of the future in fighting mega storms. Read more…
Boro Beat

Surrounded by Dems, Bronx GOP parties

Bronx Republicans are alive and ... well, outnumbered by Bronx Dems 11-to-1. Read more…

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