Bronx Times Reporter

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Pelham Bay

Affinity Health Plan inks lease at Hutch Metro Center

Another medical-related business has signed a lease at the Atrium. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Healthy Youth Block Party rocks Cruger

Folks from Cruger Avenue came out to meet their neighbors at the annual block party Read more…

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Fordham football days laid foundation for Gordon’s MMA success

Eddie Gordon’s time playing football at Fordham University helped lay the foundation for his successful mixed martial arts career. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Scout troop wrings in the funds

Boy Scout Troop 182 turned soap and water into much-needed dollars. Read more…
Westchester Square

Kids have a ball at Pelham Bay Park event

Face painting and arts and crafts were featured at this year’s Family Fun Day. Read more…

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Throggs Neck

Throgs Neck Little League takes the downstate finals

A true team effort has catapulted the Throgs Neck Allstars 12U to Cicero, NY. Read more…

Monday, July 28, 2014

Pelham Bay

Fun in the sun at Bartow-Pell

Bronx kids enjoyed outdoor garden activities at the Bartow-Pell Mansion. Read more…
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Dancing in the Streets comes to Bronx Parks

Artistic dance expression will be showcased at several Bronx parks in August. Read more…
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National Night Out on Aug. 5

Events are planned across the borough to bring the police and the community together. Read more…

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Van Nest

Plans dropped for Van Nest group home

A group home agency was outbid on the Baker Street property it had expressed interest to buy. Read more…
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The NYC Department of City Planning listens to local coalition on Hutchinson River Parkway Corridor Study

City Planning put the brakes on its own study of the Hutchinson River Parkway to review suggestions provided by a community group. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Target grand opening planned at the Throggs Neck Shopping Center on Sunday, July 27

Retail-giant Target is getting a head start on its Throggs Neck Shopping Center neighbors with an opening this Sunday. Read more…

Saturday, July 26, 2014

City Island

City Island community advocates want to keep St. Mary Star of the Sea a parish

City Island church merger would leave community with a part-time services. Read more…
Westchester Square

Health Day at The Square

A Westchester Square event combined games, music and other fun activities with health-related information and prizes. Read more…
Morris Park

Gotcha! Morris Park patrol grabs daylight crook

A daylight house burglar broke into the home of a napping retired NYC police detective. Read more…
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The Bronx Times’s Top 10 Bronx high school teams of 2014

Bronx teams turned in some incredible seasons during the 2013-2014 high school year. Which squads stood out from the rest? Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Dog park proposed for Pelham Parkway

‘Go fetch’ may be heard more often if dog advocates get a dog run in the Pelham Parkway area. Read more…
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Former Fordham star Frazier preparing for pro career

Branden Frazier got a taste of what it is like to be a professional basketball player as he begins the process of deciding his future in the sport. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Senior citizen advocate recognized for her work

St. Frances de Chantel senior club founder was honored by Senator Jeff Klein. Read more…
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Bronx native Gil finding success after struggles in Rays minor league system

Playing professional baseball was the last thing Isaac Gil thought he would be doing after high school. Read more…

Friday, July 25, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Throgs Neck Little League 12 and under team goes to finals

After winning the District 5 Division, the Throgs Neck Little League 12U set their sights on Williamsport. Read more…
Westchester Square

‘Square’ dancers entertain shoppers

While shopping on Westchester Square customers were entertained by local dancers. Read more…

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

Bronx Times Reporter

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

Bronx Times Reporter

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…

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

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…
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

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…
Throggs Neck

Estate planning workshop

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

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

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…
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…

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…

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Bronx Times Reporter

Iron Man promotes diversity

Marvel Comics’ Iron Man was on hand at the PAL’s diversity event. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Former employer raffles J.Lo concert tix to help pop star’s old school

Jenny from “the block” was nearly Jenny from H&R Block. Read more…

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Pelham Bay

The family that plays together stays together

A host of activities were featured at the Bronx Chamber of Commerce’s Family Day at Peham-Split Rock Golf Course. Read more…

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Allerton

Flea market held on Allereton Avenue

Reusable items were for sale at the Allerton Avenue Flea Market. Read more…

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Pelham Bay

St. Theresa Feast draws crowd

People came from all over to participate in the annual St. Theresa Feast. Read more…

Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

Throggs Neck

Breakfast kicks off fundraising season

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer starts fundraising for annual Bronx walk. Read more…
Morris Park

Vacca visits summer program

NYJTL’s Summer Tennis Program received a visit from Councilman Jimmy Vacca. Read more…
Throggs Neck

It was a marvelous night for the party faithful

Over 700 Democratic party supporters filled the room from wall to wall at this year’s dinner. Read more…

Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014

Pelham Bay

Pelham Bay women prepare to defend themselves

After a tutorial in self defense a group of Pelham Bay ladies feel alot safer. Read more…
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“Stomp out Sarcoma” walk in Van Cortlandt Park

Adolescents stricken with sarcoma participated in Montefiore’s walk and talk event. Read more…

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