Bronx Times

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013

Bronx Times Reporter

Hole-in-One for charity

A hole-in-one will mean summer fun at a camp for children with cancer, as well as pediatric cancer research. Read more…

Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013

Tremont

Immunization clinics up for closure

As NYC families begin scheduling back to school physicals, the city has decided to close down walk in Immunization Clinics in Queens and the Bronx. Read more…

Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013

Norwood

NCBH closes labor/delivery unit

The city’s North Central Bronx Hospital has shut its labor and delivery unit down as part of a consolidation move. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Courts cutting bad guys loose

As a cavalry of out--of-borough judges help bring order to the backlogged Bronx court system, a performance review shows high-risk pre-trial suspects are being let go. Read more…

Friday, Aug. 16, 2013

Bronx Times Reporter

CB 9 leader fined over parade work

The longtime district manager of Soundview’s Community Board 7 has been slapped with a $7,500 fine by the city’s Conflicts of Interest Board for turning the board office into operations central for the private annual Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Billboard ad scores a zero

This billboard ad for a Manhattan strip club in the heart of the borough’s Civic Center is scoring some sore criticism. Read more…

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

Boro Beat

Boro in basement for voter turnout

One of the big reasons the Bronx Democratic Party manages to keep a tight grip, protecting incumbents, whether they’re worthy or not, is the abysmal voter turnout in many of its districts, where at most only 3,500 or so registered voters bother to traipse to the polls. Read more…
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