Arts & Entertainment

Thursday, June 19, 2008

Bronx Times Reporter

Elvis impersonator to embark on comeback tour

A famed Throggs Neck Elvis Impersonator is about to return to the stage after a successful surgery revitalized a severe reflux condition, which paused his popular act for a year and a half. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Morris Park-based rock band makes music click

Using the attitude and creed, “We Mean Business,” one local band is making lyrical waves with the recent release of their new single “Dirty Money.” Read more…
Food

Gallery Lounge brings South Beach to Mott Haven

The Gallery Lounge’s long awaited grand opening was held on Saturday, June 7.  More than 300 people crowded into the spacious and luxurious venue to see the unveiling of the area’s first Video Jock dance system and to sample the Asian Fusion Sushi selections prepared by well known Sushi chef Ricky Chen under the guidance and direction of Chef Peter Bonizio of the Culinary Institute of America. Read more…
Nightlife

Rock on the Bronx

The Bronx will always rock on. Glad you stopped by. This is the 10 year strong Rock on the Bronx column covering the endless super stream of Bronx creativity, whether it be musicians, actors, directors, bars, restaurants, even some human interest. Read more…
Film

Harrington Talents aspires to win at upcoming film festival

Bringing the Bronx’ creative flair to the big screen, Harrington Talents will showcase its work at the upcoming Hoboken Film Festival, from May 30 to June 5, in Hoboken, New Jersey. Read more…
Parenting

Fireworks extravaganza at Orchard Beach

On Friday, June 27, Bronxites will once again revel in their independence at the seventh annual New York Salutes America fireworks extravaganza and boardwalk festival at Orchard Beach. Read more…
Parenting

Amazing Amphibians at Bronx Zoo

The Bronx Zoo has a new look inside Zoo Center with the addition of Amazing Amphibians, a temporary exhibit dedicated to the plight of these extraordinary critters. Read more…
Arts

Zoo’s Madagascar exhibit encourages love of wild

Patrons will take a walk on the wild side at a much-anticipated new Bronx Zoo exhibit opening to the public this week.   Read more…
Arts

Parkchester’s Rece Steele wins VH1 reality show

The Bronx has brought home the gold in a VH1 reality show that wrapped up on June 9.  Read more…
Arts

Local teens see Hunts Point through photog’s eyes

A group of 16 local teens viewed the borough from a new point of view when they participated in National Geographic’s New York Photo Camp 2008, from Friday, May 23, through Monday, May 26. Read more…

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Nightlife

Rock on the Bronx

This is it! You’re here! The only consistent portal into local rock in the Bronx area! This is Rock on the Bronx; representing in print the thousands of bands that reside here in the Bronx (and our sister scene Westchester!). Read more…
Parenting

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum explores baseball’s ‘roots’

Get a lead on Fathers’ Day, and transport Dad or Granddad back in time to a 19th-century game of “base ball”  complete with authentic rules and replica bats, balls, and uniforms--and no helmets or gloves. Read more…
Arts

New theater production offers a slice of Bronx life

Bronx director Joe Mileto is back with another theater production hitting the Manhattan stage, bringing a slice of Bronx life to the masses. Read more…
Arts

Morris Park-based rock band makes music click

Using the attitude and creed, “We Mean Business,” one local band is making lyrical waves with the recent release of their new single “Dirty Money.” Read more…

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