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This Week’s BronxTalk – “Women of Woodlawn”

This Week’s BronxTalk – “Women of Woodlawn”

This week’s BronxTalk features “the ‘Women of Woodlawn’ a group of women who are dedicated to positive change in their community. We talked about housing education, economic development, parks, and more. It’s an important show about how Bronx people can wrest control of […]

by · January 16, 2015 · Partners, Video
This Week’s BronxTalk – Councilman Ritchie Torres

This Week’s BronxTalk – Councilman Ritchie Torres

“Tonight’s BronxTalk will feature freshman Councilman Ritchie Torres, the council’s youngest member and the chair of the Public Housing committee. We’ll talk about the NYPD, a host of housing and public housing issues, and much more.” Hosted by Gary Axelbank, […]

by · January 7, 2015 · Partners, Video
This Week’s BronxTalk – Hart Island

This Week’s BronxTalk – Hart Island

This week’s BronxTalk is about Hart Island, “The so-called ‘island of the dead’ that’s just a mile from City Island, and the movement to turn it into a public park” “We showed footage of the bodies being loaded onto the island […]

by · December 31, 2014 · Partners, Video
This Week’s BronxTalk – Bronx Books

This Week’s BronxTalk – Bronx Books

This week’s BronxTalk features some of the latest Bronx centered books to hit store shelves. “Just before the holiday buying season ends, we featured the latest Bronx books, including “Home Front”, “Confessions of a Bronx Bookie”, “Pure Liberal Fire”, “Bronx Boys”, […]

by · December 23, 2014 · Partners, Video
This Week’s BronxTalk – Ferguson Verdict

This Week’s BronxTalk – Ferguson Verdict

This week’s BronxTalk features a discussion that focused on the police killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. “Two criminologists answered questions from host Gary Axelbank and analyzed tactics, training, grand jury proceedings, and the public reaction, offering insight and suggestions for the […]

by · December 3, 2014 · Crime, Partners, Police Affairs, Video
This Week’s BronxTalk – Improving The Outlook For Bronx Teens

This Week’s BronxTalk – Improving The Outlook For Bronx Teens

This week’s BronxTalk features a discussion on how to improve the outlook for Bronx teens by empowering them through discipline and motivation through the AIM High Empowerment Institute. Hosted by Gary Axelbank, BronxTalk is on Monday nights at 9:00pm on BronxNet’s channel 67 […]

by · November 25, 2014 · Partners, Video
This Week’s BronxTalk – Right to be Free and West Africa

This Week’s BronxTalk – Right to be Free and West Africa

This week’s BronxTalk features the Ghanian community in the Bronx, with discussion about the Ebola crisis, issues for immigrants, and fighting stereotypes. Also featured is a remarkable story of a Ghanian hero who rescues children who are trafficked into child labor.  Hosted by Gary […]

by · November 19, 2014 · Partners, Video
Last Night’s BronxTalk: NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer

Last Night’s BronxTalk: NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer

Last night’s BronxTalk featured a discussion NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer about income inequality, public housing, job and community development, and much more. Hosted by Gary Axelbank, BronxTalk is on Monday nights at 9:00pm on BronxNet’s channel 67 and Fios 33. The segment […]

by · November 11, 2014 · Partners, Video
Last Night’s BronxTalk: Development in Community Board 6

Last Night’s BronxTalk: Development in Community Board 6

Last night’s BronxTalk focused on affordable housing in the Community Board 6 which covers Belmont, West Farms, Bathgate, Tremont. The night’s guests were the Land Use Committee Chair and a special urban planning consultant from Columbia University. Both discussed the efforts […]

by · October 21, 2014 · Partners, Video
Last Night’s BronxTalk: Public Health In The South Bronx

Last Night’s BronxTalk: Public Health In The South Bronx

From BronxTalk: Last night’s BronxTalk featured analysis of a community survey in Melrose. “The focus was on public health as WHEDco presented a study they’ve done in advance of new development in the region. This fascinating show that cuts to the […]

by · October 14, 2014 · Health & Nutrition, Partners, Video
Gonzalo Duran, Founder of Devil Dog USA Inc., Veteran’s Advocate & Former Marine Featured on FOX & Friends

Gonzalo Duran, Founder of Devil Dog USA Inc., Veteran’s Advocate & Former Marine Featured on FOX & Friends

Veteran’s advocate, former Marine, Founder of nonprofit Devil Dog USA Inc, and Bronx Chronicle friend & contributor Gonzalo Duran was featured this week on FOX & Friends. The segment highlighted the work Devil Dog is doing to repurpose abandoned homes into […]

by · October 14, 2014 · Bronx Personalities, Veterans, Video
79th District Debate on This Week’s BronxTalk with Gary Alexbank

79th District Debate on This Week’s BronxTalk with Gary Alexbank

On Monday night’s BronxTalk, host Gary Alexbank spoke with Michael Blake, Frederick Ricks, and Raul Rodriguez. All three candidates are on the Democratic primary for the 79th Assembly District. The 79th Assembly District is unique in that it is currently […]

by · September 3, 2014 · Local Events, Video
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Bronx Borough President Diaz, Jr. & the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Here is our own Bronx Borough President taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. WAY TO GO, BP Diaz, Jr.!!! https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=772296886149297&set=vb.102942666418059&type=2&theater

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VIDEO: Bronx Chronicle Interviews Borough Pres Ruben Diaz, Jr.

The Borough President sat down with the Bronx Chronicle and host Coach Stevan Lynn to answer our concerns on issues ranging from FreshDirect to Gentrification.  Just what is the “New Bronx”?