Bronx Times Reporter

Friday, Dec. 5, 2008

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St. Raymond’s principal a popular role model

Brother Andrew O’Gara, the longtime principal of St. Raymond’s Boys High School in the 1960s and 1970s, passed away recently, kicking off a remembrance of the man so many young men in the area looked up as a role model. Read more…
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Show of merchant pride

After a drought of inactivity among merchants and professionals in Westchester Square left the area devoid of leadership and essential city services, the newly reconstituted group is coming together urging holiday shoppers to support those stores that support the community. Read more…
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49th institutes etching program for cell phones

As the Bronx enters the holiday season and technological devices become more common, theft is on the rise, but the New York Police Department is coming up with new ways to mitigate this threat. Read more…
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Creative Image shears Locks of Love

Creative Image hair salon used the store as an outlet to give to children in need by hosting their 2nd annual Locks of Love day. Read more…
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CB 10 to DOT: Make Ferry Pt. streets one way

Residents of two short blocks in the Ferry Point community have wanted their streets to run one-way for years prevent 18-wheelers from cutting through their quiet residential street. Read more…
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Klein donates turkeys to local senior centers

Senior centers throughout the Bronx have been given generous turkey donations by Senator Jeff Klein to help families during these troubling times as Thanksgiving approaches. Read more…
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All Hallows a top 50 school

All Hallows high school has been evaluated and once again exceeded average standards and has been named one of the top 50 Catholic High Schools in the country. Read more…
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Gingerbread Adventure at the NYBG

In the hands-on Gingerbread Adventures program at The New York Botanical Garden, children can learn about the different plant parts used in creating the favorite holiday snack, gingerbread. From November 23, 2008, through January 11, 2009, in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden, youngsters will be amazed to discover that cinnamon comes from the bark of a tree, ginger is derived from an underground stem, and more. They’ll have an opportunity to grind and examine gingerbread ingredients under a microscope and develop a field notebook about their visit. Read more…
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Stories of Survival

The Longwood Art Gallery at Hostos, the contemporary art center of the Bronx Council on the Arts, presents Evolving: Stories of Survival and Resistance, an exhibition of works by some of the 2007 and 2008 recipients of Longwood’s Digital Matrix Commissions Program. Read more…
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WCS designated key supporter of gorillas

The Bronx Zoo-based Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is designated as a key supporter of the world-wide Year of the Gorilla campaign, which was launched here today at the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (UNEP/CMS). Read more…

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