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Sunday, March 1, 2015

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Klein launches poster competition for Earth Day

Senator Jeff Klein announced the launch of the 5th annual Earth Day Poster Contest. Read more…

Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015

Pelham Parkway

Store has had ‘closing’ sales for months

A store on White Plains Road has had ‘Going out of Business’ signs under it’s awning for months. Read more…
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Borough’s charitable bail fund touts success

The Bronx Freedom Fund is a game changer for those charged with a misdemeanor crime. Read more…
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Bronx electeds celebrate Black History Month

The Annual African-American Abrazo was held at Maestro’s on February 20. Read more…
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Lunar New Year at Bronx Museum

Kids enjoyed crafts and performances, presented by the New York Chinese Cultural Center.. Read more…

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

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Diaz explores rezoning near new train stations

Although the future Metro-North stations in the Bronx are still quite a ways off, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. is proactively planning for the growth they could spur. Read more…
Morris Park

Hutch Metro sets expansion

Simone Development’s Hutch Metro to expand on another 33 acres. Read more…
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Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

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Klein, Vacca aid NYC taxpayers

Senator Jeff Klein and Councilman James Vacca each have plans to relieve property taxes for New York City’s homeowners and renters. Read more…
Morris Park

‘Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian’ reading and discussion series

Starting next month, a new reading and discussion series for veterans called ‘Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian’ will be held throughout the borough and Manhattan. Read more…
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Fordham Prep hands Gaels first loss on Pinn’s buzzer beater

Fordham Prep handed league leader Kennedy Catholic its first loss in Hollywood style. Read more…
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Lawrence’s 19 points leads Manhattan past Marist

A tight loss to conference leader and rival Iona was just a hiccup in Manhattan’s late season surge. Read more…

Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

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Children’s museum on track to open in 2017

If elected officials allocate the needed funds the Bronx Children’s Museum should open in 2017. Read more…
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Snow affects bus stops, meters, streets

A massive blizzard that hit the Bronx over two weeks ago is still evident, with leftover snow and snow barriers on some streets. Read more…
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Ghana in the Bronx

The Bronx Music Heritage Center hosted the Black History Month Event. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Former St. Helena Business School students discuss a reunion

Alumni from St. Helena Business School enjoyed lunch recently with one of their former teachers. Read more…
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100 years old for a day

Students dress up for the 100th day of school. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Youth leaders visit state’s capital

Youth Leaders on the Move took a bus to Albany to experience legislative caucus events. Read more…

Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

Throggs Neck

Future of former Mandee property unclear

A women’s retailer recently closed its Throggs Neck location. Read more…
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Former chaplain, pastor, dies at 89

Reverend William G. Kalaidjian, a former NYPD chaplain and pastor for the Congregational Church of Bedford Park, among many other positions, passed away last month. Read more…
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Bronx Republican Party honors John Catsimatidis at annual gala

The Bronx GOP held their annual gala at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Castle Hill

St. Raymond Academy for Girls International Night

St. Raymond Academy for Girls held its International Night fundaiser at the girls’ high school on Friday, February 13. The evening’s attendees got to enjoy a wide variety of foods and desserts from the different cultures that make up the St. Raymond’s family. There were also raffles. SRA students, alumnae, faculty and community members were in attendance. Read more…
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Bronx YMCA kicks off campaign

The Bronx YMCA celebrated with food and friends at F & J Pine. Read more…

Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

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City Island Nautical Museum works to save Eastchester Bay Lighthouse

The City Island Nautical Museum is working to help save a lighthouse off the shore the Bronx. Read more…
Westchester Square

New York Public Library surveys public on new Westcheseter Square branch building

Patrons of the Westchester Square New York Public Library branch are invited to submit their ideas for programming and materials to be used in the recently planned branch building. Read more…
Morris Park

Albanian-American Valentine’s Day Celebration held in Morris Park

Albanianamerican.org and Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj hosted a Valentines Day party. Read more…

Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015

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Perez, Wings fly past Kennedy for PSAL Bronx borough title

Wings Academy has relied heavily on its two Division I signees all season. Help will be needed however if the Wings want to accomplish its post-season goals. Sophomore wing Jose Perez, provided all the assistance needed against a game Kennedy team in the borough final. Read more…
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Bronx duo has Bergtraum back in city title hunt

A successful regular season has Murry Bergtraum back in the hunt for another PSAL Class AA girls’ basketball city title. That should be viewed as a major accomplishment considering the circumstances under which it started. Read more…
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SAGE and Help USA looks to build an LGBT-friendly senior housing development

Advocates in the gay and lesbian community in the borough and beyond are calling for gay-friendly senior housing. Read more…
Allerton

Bus bulbs plan will disrupt WPR water supply

They’re glad for the planned ‘bus bulbs’, but worried water shutoffs will hurt businesses. Read more…
Pelham Gardens

Performers sing for Amber Court on V-Day

A Valentines Day song performance took place at Amber Court. Read more…
Country Club

Providence Rest holds Valentine’s Day Celebration

On Saturday, February 14, Providence Rest residents celebrated Valentine’s Day with family and friends at a holiday themed event. Read more…

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

Pelham Bay

Buhre and Zerega avenues #6 IRT Stations’ rehabilitation project delayed

Originally slated for a completion date of Monday, February 16, the MTA revealed that the rehabilitation for both Buhre and Zerega avenues #6 IRT Stations has been delayed until the middle of May. Read more…
Country Club

Country Club storm and sanitary sewer work resumes

A halted combined storm and sewer project is back on track after a delay caused by super-sized boulders. Read more…
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Students celebrate 100th day of school

Universal Pre-K students dressed like they were 100 years old. Read more…
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Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

Silver Beach

WTC steel coming to Silver Beach

The Never Forget Foundation is donating the artifact to the community. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Troop 145 prepares for another Eagle Award

Eagle scout project includes new flagpole. Read more…
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Bronx Polar Bears take the plunge

The 5th annual event benefited BronxWork’s homeless outreach programs. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Underground plays final show

Local music fans gathered to see the last Bronx Underground performance. Read more…

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