Bronx Times Reporter

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Pelham Bay

Social service agency leases vacant Pelham Bay former hospital building

A group known for locating housing for HIV tenants has signed a lease to occupy the Pelham Bay Grand. Read more…
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Borough President Diaz hosts health challenge

Soundview residents are discovering more nutritious food choices in their own neighborhood. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Rape suspect sought for gunpoint sexual assault in Waterbury-LaSalle

A woman was raped at gunpoint last Sunday morning on a quiet Throggs Neck street. Read more…
Throggs Neck

City stymies skinny Throggs Neck house

NYC Department of Buildings may have erred in approving a 2-family house on a narrow lot. Read more…

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Van Nest

Traffic changes for White Plains Road

The city hopes to calm the traffic on one of the borough’s most dangerous thoroughfares. Read more…

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Edgewater Park

Senator Jeff Klein reduces beach debris

Beach communities remove rubbish just in time. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Tremont Paint moves Throggs Neck store

The Paint store is moving next to the popular hardware store and promoting eco-friendly products. Read more…
Morris Park

Klein nets job grant

New effort to reduce unemployment will tackle the Bronx’ high jobless rate. Read more…

Monday, July 21, 2014

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St. Raymond forward Ross looking to make name for himself

Rich Ross understands by now that people are going to get his name wrong, even as simple as it is. The St. Raymond rising senior is often called Rick Ross after the famous rapper. He prefers Rich. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Benedetto raises $ at Icehouse

Benedetto raised funds at seaside marina for his upcoming reelection bid. Read more…
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Global biz cleans up Crotona Park

The computer whizzes flocked to the Bronx —and they brought shovels. Read more…

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Pelham Parkway

Park BBQers on the hot seat

Weekend grillers at several Bronx parks are being raked over the coals. Read more…

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Van Nest

Update: Van Nest group home

Community Board 11 reports advocacy group withdraws Barker Street plans. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Bronx House gets $1M grant

Talk about House money! Read more…
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Scanlan boys’ hoops looks to continue growth despite transferring of top players

The Monsignor Scanlan boys’ basketball program has no plans to look back after the departure of three key players. Read more…

Friday, July 18, 2014

Morris Park

Developer: LA Fitness will — really! — open

Angry gym members will finally be able to burn off some pounds. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Gray skies over E. Tremont Avenue

Michael Max Knobbe captures violent storm approaching the Throggs Neck area. Read more…
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Bronx native Walker wants to continue winning ways in Charlotte

Kemba Walker is coming off the best individual season of his NBA career, but that wasn’t the thing that gave him the most pride. Read more…
Morris Park

Bronx Ancient Order of Hibernians gives scholarship awards to local eighth graders

The Irish-Catholic group doled out $250 for each award winner. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Vacca visits with lieutenant governor Hopeful

They dished over dishes at a Throggs Neck diner. Read more…
Throggs Neck

A bloomin’ good time: Seniors host ‘Throggs Neck in Bloom’

An art show at the North East Bronx Senior Center blooms from a spring painting class. Read more…
Castle Hill

YMCA Holds annual summer book reading day

Put another successful Summer Reading Day in the books! Read more…

Thursday, July 17, 2014

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The winds, they are a changing: OEM

New hurricane zones are blowing in the wind. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Bronx Boy Scouts fund-raising golf tourny

The troops are raising funds for camping trips. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Bronx philanthropist Elias Karmon gets Pelham Parkway street named in his honor

Elias Karmon, ‘Mr. Bronx,’ was honored this past Sunday with a street renaming recognizing his committment to the borough he loved. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Times co-founder birthday bash

Buon compleanno to John Collazzi! Read more…
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Around Town

Maria Maddalena Magnarelli marries Anthony Joseph Benvento. Read more…

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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News from your neighbors Around Town

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Pelham Bay

St. Theresa Church Summer Feast from July 23 to July 27

The St. Theresa’s Summer Feast will be held this month, with rides, games, and good food up and down St. Theresa Avenue in Pelham Bay. Read more…

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Throggs Neck

St. Benedict’s Playhouse, a facilitated play group, closes after nine years

St. Benedict’s Parish loses a beloved children’s program.. Read more…
Country Club

Theodore Korony American Legion Post #253 holds installation and BBQ

A new slate was inducted, followed by a celebratory nosh-up. Read more…
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Montefiore Medical Center to scale back ambulatory facility in Riverdale

Montefiore Medical Center says it is prepared to take a scalpel to its controversial plans to build an ambulatory center in Riverdale. Read more…
Country Club

Theodore Korony American Legion Post #253 holds installation and BBQ

A new slate was inducted, followed by a celebratory nosh-up. Read more…

Monday, July 14, 2014

Allerton

Women’s club starts Bronx chapter

The 95-year-old club Zonta International is forming its first Bronx chapter. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Estate planning workshop

Neighbiorhood leaders deliver the lowdown on how to achieve fiscal stability. Read more…
Throggs Neck

‘Delta’ force! New public school in Throggs Neck

The new Bronx Delta School will welcome students this fall. Read more…
City Island

Blessed be these watercraft; clergy anoints sea vessels

Bronx clergymembers and veterans flocked to Fenton Marine Dock for a vessel blessing. Read more…
City Island

Blessed be these watercraft; clergy anoints sea vessels

Bronx clergymembers and veterans flocked to Fenton Marine Dock for a vessel blessing. Read more…

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Pelham Parkway

Christopher Columbus High School bids adieu

The school where Ralph Lauren attended class graduated its final students. Read more…
Castle Hill

Sea Cadet Corps’ annual review

The Castle Hill cadet corps reviews and promotes members at yearly assessment. Read more…

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Pelham Parkway

Excercise equipment planned for park

A plan to get adults working out on free outdoor equipment is coming to Bronx Park East. Read more…
Throggs Neck

St. Barnabas Hospital honors a pair of industry notables at annual gala

The annual salute hailed Arlene Allende-Ortiz, senior vice-president of community affairs and intergovernmental relations at SBH Health System; and Dr. Rohini Anand, senior vice president and global chief diversity officer at Sodexo. Read more…
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St. Barnabas Hospital honors a pair of industry notables at annual gala

The annual salute hailed Arlene Allende-Ortiz, senior vice-president of community affairs and intergovernmental relations at SBH Health System; and Dr. Rohini Anand, senior vice president and global chief diversity officer at Sodexo. Read more…
Westchester Square

Block party in Westchester Square

They rocked the block. Read more…

Friday, July 11, 2014

Pelham Bay

Vacca bill would track park projects

A local elected official has proposed legislation that may lead to greater transparency in the implementation of Parks Department building and repair projects. Read more…
Allerton

Families flock to Allerton Avenue Home Owners & Tenants Association Annual Picnic

Mom, dad, and the kids enjoy a day of simple pleasures with their neighbors. Read more…
Morris Park

Residents: Mirror thefts spike in Indian Village

Residents say side-view mirrors are being swiped in the neighborhood, but police claim no one is reporting the crimes. Read more…

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

2014 All-Bronx Baseball Honors

The Bronx didn’t crown a city champion, but still some of its teams and players ranked among the best in the five boroughs. Read more…
City Island

Hoops in the Sun basketball tournament celebrates 15th anniversary at Orchard Beach

The courts were repaved, the backboards improved and bleachers added, but the essence of the Hoops in the Sun streetball tournament remains the same as when it started 15 years ago. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Parking squeeze in Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay’s parking squeeze has reached a fever pitch. Read more…
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Bronx native Augustus improving jumper as college decision approaches

Jordan Augustus isn’t stressing over her college decision. Instead she is working on making sure her game is ready for wherever she goes. Read more…
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Bronxites celebrate the Fourth

Independence has never been so bright! Read more…

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Throggs Neck

Youth Leaders on the Move holds its annual awards dinner

High-school students received $500 sholarships and eight honorees were delivered a tall salute when Youth Leaders on the Move held its annual awards dinner in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Throggs Neck

25 Bronx Influential Women Awards annual gala

Our annual “Influential Women” awards feted 25 honorees at Villa Barone Manor in Throggs Neck. Read more…

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