October 26, 2012: 2012, Issue 43
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Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012

Bronx Times Reporter

The voice of the Bronx

Bryan Keith has a voice and he wants the world to hear it. Read more….
Throggs Neck

Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 3 name this year’s honorees

BY KIRSTEN SANCHEZ Read more….

Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012

Bronx Times Reporter

MTA announces speedy new bus service from Bronx to LaGuardia

Bronxites looking for a fast, cheap and easy way to get to LaGuardia Airport will soon be able to step on to a special city bus at Fordham Plaza. Read more….
Westchester Square

Marvin Place cleanup

Marvin Place gets no respect. Read more….
Wakefield

Wakefield Muller Center homeless may wind up in court

Wakefield residents are still smarting over what one local activist has termed a “homeless colony” coming to the community. Read more….

Monday, Oct. 29, 2012

Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx jobless rate down, but still highest in the state

The Bronx once again this month carried the dubious title of having the highest jobless rate in the state. Read more….
Bronx Times Reporter

Pelham Bay tenants fuming over rent hike for gas break

It’s one year later, and the tenants at 3555 Bruckner Boulevard are still dealing with their gas nightmare. Read more….

Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012

Kingsbridge Heights

Kingsbridge National Ice Center’s Phase II could sit for years

It’s a tempting offer. One of the two competing developers for the Kingsbridge Armory looking to leverage their odds, is offering to build a badly needed school next to it. But the school plan could take years... Read more….
Morris Park

New Montefiore outpatient facility at Hutch Metro Center

Medical Mile is stretching. As Jacobi Hospital, Einstein Medical Center and Calvary Hospital sit along the Morris Park/Pelham Parkway borders, Montefiore Hospital will soon join them with a new... Read more….

Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012

Bronx Times Reporter

Tracey towers gets the crumbs

They may not have gotten a half a loaf, but Tracey Towers tenants who fought a 65% rent hike will at least be getting a couple of slices. Read more….
Throggs Neck

Tavern giving away free trips to Vegas

Try your luck at Alfie’s Place, and you could be going from Throggs Neck on a free trip to Las Vegas. Read more….
City Island

Bidding for contractors begins on new City Island Bridge

With city bid proposals going out for a new - and not entirely wanted - City Island bridge, opponents are warning the project could run way over its three-year timetable. Read more….

Friday, Oct. 26, 2012

Morris Park

On again/off again, the Morris Park lights come back

The Christmas lights will go up on Morris Park Avenue, thanks to some merchant Santas. But some other tight-pursed Scrooges along the shopping strip could be seeing the ghost of customers past. Read more….
Mount Eden

District 9 parents on the march for their kids

Parents in one of, if not, the lowest performing school districts in the city took to the streets last week to demand better educational opportunities for their children. Read more….

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012

Pelham Bay

Nine animals attacked, two killed by darts from blow guns in Pelham Bay Park

First it was the trees, now it’s the animals. Read more….

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