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Sunday, April 19, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Boston PD ask for help reuniting 1988 cold case Bronx victims with their families

The Boston Police Department are hoping Bronxites may help solve a 1988 cold case by identifying two deceased teens and a missing third believed to have been from the Bronx. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hunts Point postal problems continue

Community Board 2 continues to push for better service, sees some improvements. Read more…
Norwood

130-unit residential building being planned by Stagg Group

The Stagg Group will build a 130-unit residential building on a recently purchased property on Webster Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Joe Binder’s 105th birthday

Joe Binder celebrated the milestone at Providence Rest. Read more…

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Throggs Neck Houses residents team up to clean up development

Residents at the Throggs Neck Houses volunteered for a good cause as the housing development had a spring cleanup day. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Friends of Pelham Bay Park hosts Picture the Park! photo contest

The Friends of Pelham Bay Park’s ‘Picture the Park!’ Photo Contest is well underway and focuses on capturing Pelham Bay Park in all of its natural splendor. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Animal shelter hopes to raise funds to stay put

New Beginning Animal Rescue will host fundraisers in April in hopes to keep their organization afloat. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Builders and locally based non-profit hold Make-A-Wish Foundation Fundraiser

RCM Builders Group, Hearts of Honor held a fundraiser for Make-A-Wish Foundation on Sunday, April 12. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Logo winner selected for Bronx 5k pepper growing challenge

The unveiling of a new logo aimed at borough community gardeners marked the beginning of an ambitious call for locals to grow 5,000 pounds of Serrano peppers. Read more…

Friday, April 17, 2015

Throggs Neck

St. Raymond’s Cemetery missing stones

Headstones and sculptures at St. Raymond’s Cemetery have been tilted, broken, chipped and even removed. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Traffic Plan for Tremont

NYC DOT has forwarded a traffic-calming plan for part of E. Tremont Avenue from Westchester Square to Bruckner Boulevard. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Parkchester

St. Raymond holds walkathon for children’s hospital

St. Raymond Elementary School will hold a walkathon event to raise money for Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital on Friday, April 17. Read more…

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Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Medical Center offers patients a modern cardiac monitoring device

On Thursday, March 26, Jacobi Medical Center announced it is offering Reveal LINQ, a new compact and stronger heart activity monitoring system, for patients dealing with cardiac issues. Read more…
Norwood

Kids, parents celebrate Easter at Oval Park

Bronxites celebrated Easter at Oval Park on Saturday, April 4. Read more…

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Bronx Times Reporter

Precinct gallery session change causes stir

The 49th Precinct Community Council president has eliminated public gallery sessions over safety concerns. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Fashion Week to host runway event

A runway show at the old Bronx Borough Courthouse will coincide with Bronx Week. Read more…
Van Nest

Opening day for Van Nest Little League

Van Nest Little League kicked off the start of their 59th season with an opening day ceremony. Read more…

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Concourse

Community Board 4 continues supporting E. 153rd Street Bridge

Community Board 4 continues advocating for E. 153rd Street Bridge’s construction despite many setbacks and delays facing the project. Read more…
Allerton

April Falls Day for seniors helps prevent falls at Parkside Senior Center

LiveOn NY, Presbyterian Senior Services’ Parkside Senior Center and Montefiore hosted ‘April Falls Day’, a free wellness fair designed to help seniors prevent falls. Read more…
Concourse

‘Castle on the Concourse’ to be razed

The landmarked P.S. 31 will be replaced with affordable housing. Read more…

Monday, April 13, 2015

City Island

Easter Egg Hunt on City Island

Grace Episcopal Church hosted a Easter Egg Hunt. Read more…
Locust Point

Boat break-ins occur at Locust Point Yacht Club

The Locust Point Yacht Club has recently experienced boat break-ins and vandalism. Read more…

Sunday, April 12, 2015

West Farms

Bronx activist Hetty Fox still helping after 45 years

Hetty Fox, a longtime Bronx activist, has had a vision of resurrecting the Bronx for over 40 years. Her determination to bring her neighborhood and the borough back has only grown larger. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx’s Assembly Speaker Heastie Negotiates First Budget

The 2015-16 state budget is notable for many reasons, but perhaps more so for the Bronx because of the rise of the new Assembly Speaker. Read more…
Allerton

Easter Bunny visits Allerton Ave

The Allerton International Merchants Association hosted the holiday event. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Classic subway cars bring fans to Yankee Stadium on opening day

The ‘Nostalgia Special,’ a vintage group of four subway cars, provided New York Yankees fans some pre-game fun on opening day. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

White Plains Road traffic is now too calm

Community Board 11 asks DOT to reverse traffic calming measures Read more…

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Throggs Neck

Longtime Bronx resident, Rangers equipment manager dies

Joseph Murphy, a lifelong Throggs Neck resident, longtime New York Rangers equipment manager and member of the Knights of Columbus recently passed away at the age of 82. Read more…
City Island

City Island temporary bridge rises next to existing crossing

A temporary bridge linking City Island and Pelham Bay Park is about half-way built. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Support the Troops Bingo

The Theodore Korony American Legion Post #253 hosted the annual Chris Engledrum Support The Troops Bingo on Friday, March 27. The annual fundraiser was held at the Samuel Young Post #620 of the American Legion in Pelham Bay. Engledrum was a local resident, firefighter, and national guardsman who was killed in Iraq in 2004. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

7th Annual WCS Run for the Wild races to save gorillas

On Saturday, April 25, the 2015 Wildlife Conservation Society’s Run for the Wild supporting work to save gorillas will be held at the Bronx Zoo. Read more…

Friday, April 10, 2015

Morris Park

Real estate agent impersonator arrested

Monessa Samuels was arrested and charged after allegedly scamming potential renters out of almost $6,000. Read more…
Hunts Point

Strip club gets liquor license back as electeds, CB 2 urge SLA appeal

A jiggle joint in Hunts Pointgot its liquor license back. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Diaz at Trump Golf Links

On Wednesday, April 1, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. played at Trump Golf Links’ opening day. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

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

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Castle Hill

43rd Precinct hold breakfast, honors members

The 43rd Precinct held a Community Council Breakfast to report progress and honor its members. Read more…

Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2004

Bronx Times Reporter

Larger Capri hotel signs removed at Crystal’s Place shelter

The signs on a closed hot-sheet motel are all down, but the future of the property, currently being used as a homeless shelter, remains a question. Read more…

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