Articles by: David Greene

A pair of uniformed officers sit outside the St. Phillip Neri Church in Bedford Park after ISIS encouraged supporters to attack U.S. churches. Photo by David Greene

NYPD REACTS TO ISIS THREAT TO LOCAL CHURCHES

NYPD REACTS TO ISIS THREAT TO LOCAL CHURCHES For years the NYPD has been stationed outside of Synagogues and Mosques during the holidays, but after a recent ISIS threat against thousands of Catholic churches in the United States, local police […]

by · January 8, 2017 · Crime, News
Members gave out dozens of gifts to residents of a nearby homeless shelter. Photo by David Greene

UNUSUAL SANTA SUITS

UNUSUAL SANTA SUITS — One last Christmas story Members of the FDNY’s Engine 48 and Ladder 56 took time out from their normal duties to bring the holidays to those less fortunate. The firefighter’s were spotted returning to their firehouse […]

Another surveillance photo shows the two suspects fleeing north on Bainbridge Avenue after the stick-up.  Photo courtesy of the NYPD

Manhunt Continues for Norwood Bodega Bandits

by David Greene Detectives continue to search for the two brazen bandits who robbed a deli at gunpoint in Norwood, clearing out the cash register of nearly $2,000. The NYPD has released surveillance photos and video of the incident that […]

by · January 8, 2017 · Crime, Local News, News
The used-clothing thief wheels away a shopping cart full of items that was headed to area churches and organizations. --Photo by David Greene

Brazen Used Clothing Bandit Strikes Again!

Brazen Used Clothing Bandit Strikes Again! by David Greene For the second time in three months a bandit who pillages through used clothing bins has again escaped with articles of clothing destined for the poor and destitute. The apparent homeless […]

by · January 7, 2017 · Local News, News
A Highway Patrol officer takes 3-D photos outside of the New York Botanical Gardens on December 8.--Photo by David Greene

Accident Follow-up at Botanical Garden

Follow-up Investigation at Botanical Garden? by David Greene The NYPD’s Highway Patrol was back on the scene of a fatal accident, possibly conducting a rare follow-up investigation. Inquiries were first made after members of the Crash Investigation Squad of the […]

by · January 5, 2017 · Local News, News
Unusual Santa Suits

Unusual Santa Suits

Unusual Santa Suits by David Greene Members of the FDNY’s Engine 48 / Ladder 56 took time out from their normal duties to bring the holidays to those less fortunate. The firefighter’s were spotted returning to their firehouse on Webster […]

by · January 1, 2017 · Community Events, Holidays, Local News
SUPPORTERS TURN OUT FOR FORMER COMMANDER KEITH WALTON

SUPPORTERS TURN OUT FOR FORMER COMMANDER KEITH WALTON

by David Greene Nearly two dozen community residents turned out to support NYPD Deputy Inspector Keith Walton, who was stripped of his gun, badge and command of the 49th Precinct, after a fellow officer claimed he sexually abused her at […]

by · December 20, 2016 · Crime, Criminal Justice and Courts, News
Police guard the crime scene after Jose Morales, 41, was shot dead at the corner of East 175 Street and Weeks Avenue on Sunday, December 11. Photo by Edwin Soto

MAN SHOT DEAD IN MOUNT HOPE.

By David Greene  ​One man is dead and a second remains in critical condition after a double shooting in the Mount Hope section. Police were called to East 175 Street and Weeks Avenue, at just after 7 p.m. on Sunday, […]

by · December 15, 2016 · Crime, News
Fire rips through the top-floor of 2854 Briggs Avenue at East 198 Street on Tuesday, December 13. Photo by Jimmy Velez

Elderly Woman, 7 Firefighters Injured in Briggs Avenue Blaze

by David Greene An elderly woman and 7 firefighters were injured when fire ripped through the top floor of one home and extended to at least one other. Fire and rescue personnel were dispatched to the two and-a-half story home […]

by · December 15, 2016 · Local News, News
Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings

SEASON’S GREETINGS… Now that the temperatures have seem to caught up with the calendar people around the borough have been busy setting up Christmas trees and holiday lights.    

by · December 14, 2016 · Photos
LAW ENFORCEMENT HALLOWEEN PARTY A WASHOUT

LAW ENFORCEMENT HALLOWEEN PARTY A WASHOUT

LAW ENFORCEMENT HALLOWEEN PARTY A WASHOUT… by David Greene Norwood activist and entertainer Heather Guerino, hosted a Halloween party back on Thursday, October 27, for members of law enforcement and unfortunately, all she got was a $125 “no standing” summons […]

by · December 14, 2016 · Local News
SNEAKER MADNESS ON FORDHAM ROAD FOR SPACE JAM 11

SNEAKER MADNESS ON FORDHAM ROAD FOR SPACE JAM 11

Space Jam 11 Lands At Fordham Road Foot Locker by David Greene Bronx NY — Jovanie Wyllie of Brooklyn joined about a dozen others who braved freezing temperatures and heavy winds, as they camped outside of Foot Locker on East Fordham […]

by · December 12, 2016 · Cultures, News
Police guard the crime scene after Jose Morales, 41, was shot dead at the corner of East 175 Street and Weeks Avenue on Sunday, December 11. -- Photo by Edwin Soto

Man Shot Dead In Mount Hope

  Bronx NY — One man is dead and a second remains in critical condition after a double shooting in the Mount Hope section. Police were called to East 175 Street and Weeks Avenue, at just after 7 p.m. on Sunday, […]

by · December 12, 2016 · Crime, News
Mayor Bill di Blasio (left) is greeted by Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda at the Parkchester Baptist Church. Photo by Bob Kappstatter

Sepulveda Endorses Mayor de Blasio for Re-election

ASSEMBLYMAN SEPULVEDA ENDORSES MAYOR FOR RE-ELECTION   The 2017 Mayoral race kicked off in the Bronx as Mayor Bill de Blasio accepted an endorsement from Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda. Both elected officials spoke with congregants at the Parkchester Baptist Church on […]

by · December 6, 2016 · News, Politics
Southern Boulevard was shutdown Sunday night as firefighter's battled a 3-alarm blaze in Foxhurst.--Photo by Edwin Soto

SENIOR CRITICAL AFTER 3-ALARM FIRE IN FOXHURST

Senior Critical After 3-Alarm Fire in Foxhurst by David Greene An elderly woman remains in critical condition after a 3-alarm fire ripped through the top floor of a 5-story building along Southern Boulevard, in the Foxhurst section of the borough. […]

by · November 28, 2016 · News