Articles by: Robert Press

PPNA Community Day

PPNA Community Day

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association Celebrates Community Day. By Robert Press Sunday was the First Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association Community Day Celebration at Maestros Caterers on Bronxdale Avenue. Community members from throughout Bronx Community Board 11’s area came to help celebrate […]

by · May 13, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Earth Day at Loreto Park

Earth Day at Loreto Park

Earth Day at Loreto Park By Robert Press The Morris Park Business Improvement District held an Earth Day event in Loreto Park in Morris Park. On hand were BRAC, Bronx River Arts Center, Urban Park Rangers, members of Community Board […]

by · April 28, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Triple Chocolate Opens its Second Store on Allerton Avenue

Triple Chocolate Opens its Second Store on Allerton Avenue

Triple Chocolate Opens its Second Store on Allerton Avenue By Robert Press It was a perfect Friday afternoon for the official Grand Opening of the new Triple Chocolate Fountain located at 750 Allerton Avenue (corner of Holland Avenue). Bronx Borough […]

by · April 27, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Community Board and Precinct Council Appreciation Barbecue by Councilman Rafael Salamanca

Bronx Community Board and Precinct Council Appreciation Barbecue by Councilman Rafael Salamanca

Bronx Community Board and Precinct Council Appreciation Barbecue by Councilman Rafael Salamanca  By Robert Press The Bronx Zoo’s Dancing Crane Pavilion was host to Councilman Rafael Salamanca’s Bronx Community Board and Precinct Council Appreciation Barbecue Saturday afternoon. The Dancing Crane […]

by · April 18, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Morris Park Community Association Veteran’s Breakfast

Morris Park Community Association Veteran’s Breakfast

Morris Park Community Association Veteran’s Breakfast By Robert Press Saturday morning East Bronx veterans were invited to the Morris Park Community Association for a free breakfast as a thank you for their service to the country. Members of all the services […]

by · April 13, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Assembly Members Zaccaro and Tapia Protest Smoke Shops

Assembly Members Zaccaro and Tapia Protest Smoke Shops

Assembly Members Zaccaro and Tapia Protest Smoke Shops By Robert Press Standing across the street from the Cloudy Cloud Convenience/Smoke Shop on the corner of White Plains Road and Lydig Avenue that was held up last week at gunpoint, East […]

by · April 7, 2024 · Bulletin Board
ICNA, Anthem Healthcare, and Assemblyman Zaccaro Food Giveaway 

ICNA, Anthem Healthcare, and Assemblyman Zaccaro Food Giveaway 

ICNA, Anthem Healthcare, and Assemblyman Zaccaro Food Giveaway By Robert Press Friday April 5th outside the Bronx Muslim Center located at 702 Rhinelander Avenue in the Little Yemen section of the Bronx the Islamic Circle of North America, Anthem Healthcare […]

by · April 6, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Bronx ‘Smokeout Act’ Rally

Bronx ‘Smokeout Act’ Rally

State Assembly Members Rajkumar and Benedetto Hold Bronx ‘Smokeout Act’ Rall in Pelham Bay.  By Robert Press Friday March 29th was the Bronx ‘Smokeout Act Rally’ in Pelham Bay directly across the street from an (alleged illegal) Smoke Shop located at 3030 Westchester Avenue, and within […]

by · April 3, 2024 · Bulletin Board
54th Annual Herbert H. Lehman Memorial Lecture at Lehman College

54th Annual Herbert H. Lehman Memorial Lecture at Lehman College

54th Annual Herbert H. Lehman Memorial Lecture at Lehman College. By Robert Press On Tuesday, March 26, former Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz, Jr. joined famous rapper Fat Joe, to headline the 54th Annual Herbert H. Lehman Memorial Lecture at […]

by · March 30, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Community Board 11 Public Hearing on the Metro North Rezoning Proposal

Community Board 11 Public Hearing on the Metro North Rezoning Proposal

Community Board 11 Public Hearing on the Metro North Rezoning Proposal By Robert Press There were over one-hundred people in attendence or online for the Public Hearing by Bronx Community Board 11 on the proposed Upzoning around the new Morris […]

by · March 26, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Bronx Jewish Center Purim 2024 Celebration

Bronx Jewish Center Purim 2024 Celebration

Bronx Jewish Center Purim 2024 Celebration By Robert Press Purim is a Jewish holiday which commemorates the saving of the Jewish people from Haman, an official of the Achaemenid Empire who was planning to have all of Persia‘s Jewish subjects killed, as recounted in the Book of Esther. Purim is […]

by · March 26, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Easter Egg Hunt on Pelham Parkway By Assemblyman John Zaccaro and 49th Precinct Council

Easter Egg Hunt on Pelham Parkway By Assemblyman John Zaccaro and 49th Precinct Council

Easter Egg Hunt on Pelham Parkway By Assemblyman John Zaccaro and 49th Precinct Council By Robert Press After a rainy Saturday, Sunday’s weather turned out to be cold but sunny and dry for the Pelham Parkway Easter Egg Hunt by […]

by · March 24, 2024 · Bulletin Board
30th Annual Bronx Parks Speak Up

30th Annual Bronx Parks Speak Up

30th Annual Bronx Parks Speak Up By Robert Press It was a beautiful day for a bike ride to the Bronx Parks Speak up, which a group of people did from the Bronx Courthouse to Lehman College where the Bronx […]

by · February 28, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association 45th Annual Dinner Dance

Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association 45th Annual Dinner Dance

Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association 45th Annual Dinner Dance By Robert Press Saturday February tenth, was the nicest February weather of the season, matching the high temperature on record, for the 45th Annual Allerton Avenue Homeowners and Tenants Association […]

by · February 14, 2024 · Bulletin Board
Councilwoman Kristy Marmorato Guests at Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance February Meeting

Councilwoman Kristy Marmorato Guests at Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance February Meeting

Councilwoman Kristy Marmorato Guests at Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance February Meeting By Robert Press It was a somber first meeting of the 2024 year for the Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance as  the VNNA Senior Advisor Bob Nolan passed away in […]

by · February 13, 2024 · Bulletin Board