Bronx Times Reporter

Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

Castle Hill

Castle Hill group of concerned residents express dismay about construction of new Days Inn

The residents of Castle Hill are fighting the construction of a Days Inn motel in their neighborhood. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

St. Catharine Academy celebrated 125 years of academic excellence

Alumni of St. Catharine Academy celebratd the school’s 125th anniversary. Read more…
Ferry Point Park

Homeless shelter to open at former motel

The community was in an uproar after the city announced it was using the Capri Whitestone Motel for the homeless. Read more…
City Island

John Gilder memorial fund raises $ for City Island Youth

A memorial to City Island resident John Gilder has raised thousands of dollars for youth activities. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Throggs Neck remembers 9/11 with annual sunset memorial service

The Throggs Neck community came out in droves to commemorate the 9-11 events. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Library seeks stories from East of Bronx Park

Stortellers and interviewers will come together to preserve the history of Pelham Parkway and Morris Park. Read more…
Westchester Square

NYC DOT iniative comes to the Square

Street art has appeared at two Westchester Square locations, courtesy of NYC DOT. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Deligence paid off this year in curtailing BBQing in several parks

After a long effort, barbequing was stopped in several Bronx parks. Read more…
Morris Park

Blurred lines don’t stop ticketing agents

A two decades-old parking problem has generated over 150 complaints. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Spreading male breast cancer awareness

Bronxite alerts men to the risk of male breast cancer. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Tenants hung up over expanding scaffold

Shrouded in darkness, 2100 Bronx Park East grips over sidewalk shed. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Poor awning upkeep has left commercial strip a mess

Birds have taken over a poorly-maintained awning and neighboring merchants want it removed. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Lt. Clesse 5K Walk/Run held

Hundreds of runners came out last week for the annual Lt. Thomas Clesse walk/run. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx scouts celebrate 85th anniversary

First Lutheran Church of Throggs Neck-sponsored Boy Scout Troop 182 celebrated its 85th anniversary. Read more…
Westchester Square

Salsa Fest sponsered by the Westchester Square Business Improvement District

The Westcheter Square BID provided a Salsa Fest. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Bronx remembers 9/11 with ceremonies throughout the boro

Ceremonies around the borough captured our sorrow on the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Bronx House features a day of family activities

Children had a blast at the Bronx House Family Fun Day. Read more…
City Island

City Island offers art at Fall Arts and Crafts Fair

Vendors and performers lined the main City Island thoroughfare last weekend with a host of interesting things to buy and enjoy at the annual Arts & Crafts Fair. Read more…
Castle Hill

Bon Appetit raises funds for needy families

While several hundred attendees tasted the best food the Bronx has to offer, they helped raise needed funds so families can use the many programs the Bronx Y offers. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Country Club

Country Club convent hosts 2-day yard sale

Local residents had two days to browse through the goods being offered at the Sisters, Servants of Mary yard sale. Read more…

Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Youth encouraged to run

A series of runs are planned for upcoming Sundays. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

City Council Speaker Joins Councilman Vacca in Pelham Parkway for food drive kick-off

City council members collected food for local pantries. Read more…
Country Club

Country Club convent hosts 2-day yard sale

Local residents had two days to browse through the goods being offered at the Sisters, Servants of Mary yard sale. Read more…

Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Poor awning upkeep has left commercial strip a mess

Birds have taken over a poorly-maintained awning and neighboring merchants want it removed. Read more…
Pelham Bay

First responders honored at Orchard Beach

A First Responder Appreciation BBQ was held at Orchard Beach. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Police arrest 16-year-old in a mugging case of two elderly women in Pelham Bay

A 16-year old mugger who targeted seniors was nabbed last week. Read more…

Monday, Sept. 15, 2014

Pelham Bay

Milea expands car lots and service area

A Bronx car dealership is in the midst of an expansion project. Read more…
Westchester Square

Job-seeking Bronxites hook up with employers

H.I.R.E. Job Fair connected potential employees with local firms. Read more…
Morris Park

Councilmember introduces new chief-of-staff

Councilman Jimmy Vacca has named a new chief-of-staff. Read more…
City Island

Art gallery celebrates 40th anniversary

A home for City Island art celebrated a major milestone. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014

Morris Park

Miss Columbus named for 2014 parade

Miss Columbus was named for the upcoming Bronx Columbus Day Parade. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

International Music Fest on Pelham Parkway

This green strip was a global trip for locals. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014

City Island

City Islanders work with city DOT to finalize design elements of new bridge

A group of City Islanders is working closely with NYC DOT on some final City Island bridge details. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Trophies presented to Throggs Neck Girls Softball League players

The Throggs Neck Girls Softball League presented trophies to its top teams. Read more…
Pelham Bay

4th Annual Orchard Beach Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Show 2014 on Sunday, September 21

Annual Orchard Beach Car Show to showcase classical autos, music and celebrities. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

No ‘luxury’ for Pelham Parkway tenants

Tenants at four Pelham Parkway buildings are mulling ways to fight a new landlord they claim is harrassing them into leaving. Read more…

Friday, Sept. 12, 2014

Morris Park

Changes ‘big deal’ for Morris Park market

Big Deal Supermarket on Morris Park Avenue joins new food cooperative. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Veteran Riverdale hungry for NYSAIS girls’ soccer state title

Amaris Hemmings is one of four players who were freshmen on the last Riverdale team to bring home the girls’ soccer crown. They have just one crack left at leaving the school with a championship to call their own. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

New look Mount working to return to CHSFL’s top tier

Mount St. Michael is still looking to fill a number of key positions, but it is that need for competition that senior defensive tackle Odean Gilzene believes will bring out the best in his team in the end. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Torn ACL won’t stop Finz from leading Science in quest for city crown

Gianna Finz was facing the possibility of another lost season thanks to a torn ACL, but with medical clearance and a little grit the senior is back to help Bronx Science try to reclaim the city title. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Kennedy working to realize potential

Andy Lancberg knows his Kennedy football team has talent despite losing a large contingent of seniors from last season. He’s just not sure what that is going to mean on the field because of lack of experience. It has him continually asks his players: “Who are we?” Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

Throggs Neck

After 7 years the Bronx Times Reporter returns to its nabe

The Bronx Times Reporter packed up its belongings and relocated to its former neighborhood. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Klein, Rivera, Blake roll in Dem primaries

While most primary races concluded last night, the 86th Assembly district may take a few weeks. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Protests continue outside former hospital building in Pelham Bay

Elected officials continue effort to stop Pelham Grand from leasing to ASCNYC. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Senator Jeff Klein gets $3.7 million grant for NYCHA housing projects in his Bronx district

Three NYCHA complexes will receive fundind to address specific needs. Read more…
Allerton

Block party on Barnes Avenue as community bids summer a farewell

Residents on Barnes and Arnow avenues enjoyed an end-of-summer block party. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Klein vs. Koppell top this year’s primary challenges

The New York Senate may look different next term based on this year’s primary races. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

5K Walk/Run commemorates 9-11 and Lt. Cleese

A Pelham Parkway 5K Walk/Run is growing bigger each year. Read more…

Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014

Throggs Neck

Monsignor Scanlan celebrates milestone

Monsignor Scanlan High School has planned a series of events to celebrate its 65th anniversary. Read more…

Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Hotly contested Assembly race

An Obama operative is one of the many candidates vying for Assemblyman Eric Stevenson’s former seat. Read more…

Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Capri Whitestone Hotel up for sale

The Whitestone-Capri Motel property is for sale and the community is keeping an eye on its future. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Swedish town celebrates Bronx connection

Bronck descendents from the old world, as well as America, celebrated the birth of the Bronx’ namesake. Read more…

Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014

Pelham Bay

5th annual Hutchinson River Cleanup

Tires, car parts and televisions are just a few of the objects this year’s Hutch River volunteers can expect to find during their annual clean up. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Night Out Against Crime attended by hundreds

At the annual Night Out Against Crime the community enjoyed a host of activities, all of them legal. Read more…
Spencer Estate

End-of-summer block party

Another block got its party on in the east Bronx. Read more…

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Game on in Edgewater Park (PHOTO SPREAD)

The waterfront community of Edgewater Park held its annual Labor Day races. Read more…
Locust Point

Locust Point holds Labor Day parade

A parade through the streets is a tradition for Locust Point residents to celebrate Labor Day. Read more…

Monday, June 9, 2014

Silver Beach

Silver Beach celebrates Labor Day weekend with a host of fun activities

Go karts, BBQs and a slew of races marked this year’s Labor Day races in Silver Beach. Read more…
City Island

City Department of Transportation holds open house on new City Island Bridge design

This time, the city Department of Transportation was welcome on City Island. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

City Council Speaker Joins Councilman Vacca in Pelham Parkway for food drive kick-off

City council members collected food for local pantries. Read more…

Friday, May 9, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

The Bronx remembers the September 11th, 2001 tragedy

Bronxites are grearing up for this year’s 9-11 memorial. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronxweek honorees named

A Grammy-winning beat maker and popular TV actor are among those headlining this year’s crop of Bronx Walk of Fame inductees. Read more…

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronck’s Swedish family celebrate borough’s namesake

A group of Bronxites visited Sweden to celebrate the 375th anniversary of Jonas Bronck’s birth. Read more…

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