Bronx Park East Community Association

Bronx Park East Community Association “Team B-PECA” ​Presents: Our July Community Meeting This Thursday July 10th, ​ 2014​ with Our New City Councilman Ritchie Torres Chair of the City Council NYCHA Public Housing Committee Location: The CenterLight Building at 2401 […]

by · July 8, 2014 · Bulletin Board

One Of Our Bronx Neighbors

by · July 8, 2014 · Uncategorized

Job Fair Thursday

by · July 8, 2014 · Local News

Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDco) Receives $770,000 Grant from W.K. Kellogg Foundation

 The Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation has recently received a $770,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation for a major expansion of their successful Home-Based Childcare Training Institute. The partnership between WHEDco and the Kellogg Foundation marks a major national […]

by · July 8, 2014 · Local News

This Weeks BronxTalk With Gary Axelbank

by · July 8, 2014 · Local News

Audit Shows Bad Housekeeping at DOE Regarding Custodial Supply Procurement

  With inconsistent documentation about bidding processes and the failure to properly manage the contract and track expenditures, an audit   conducted by Comptroller Scott Stringer identifies that the the New York City Department of Education failed to employ adequate controls in […]

by · July 8, 2014 · Uncategorized

Governor Cuomo Announces $1.5 Million Available Through the Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

On Monday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that $1.5 million in farmers’ market checks are being distributed across the state as part of the Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program. Made possible with funding from the USDA Food and Nutrition Service, the […]

by · July 8, 2014 · Local Events, Local News
Governor Cuomo Signs Bill to Establish Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Program

Governor Cuomo Signs Bill to Establish Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Program

On Monday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed a bill to establish a medical marijuana program for New York State. The new law includes provisions to ensure medical marijuana is reserved only for patients with serious conditions and is dispensed and […]

by · July 8, 2014 · Local News

NYClass Protest Today

Protest Today MEDIA RELEASE: NYCLASS Demands City Revoke License of Horse Carriage Industry Spokesperson for Violating Suspension Posted by Nyclass on July 08, 2014 WHEN: Tuesday July 8, 1:00 pm WHERE: Corner of 59th St. and 6th Ave.   Horse […]

by · July 8, 2014 · Animal Issues

Silver Alert

Silver Alert issued on 7/8/14 at 6:35 AM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert for the disappearance of Bernardo Figueroa, male, Hispanic, 67 years of age Mr. Figueroa was last seen at 1:00PM on 7/6/14 in the area of East […]

by · July 8, 2014 · Bulletin Board

Old Timers Day In Olinville Park Saturday

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Bronx Chronicle Photo of the Day: July 8, 2014

5 train by Westchester Ave and Brook Ave Photo by Nilka Martell

by · July 8, 2014 · Photos

Pelham Parkway Celebration A Big Hit

On a hot summer day this weekend, the Pelham Parkway Community came together for family fun in a post-Independence Day event sponsored by Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, Senator Jeff Klein and Councilman Jimmy Vacca.  Free soccer balls and other toys were […]

by · July 7, 2014 · Uncategorized

Buhre And Zerega 6 Line Stations Closed Until February For Renovations

 MTA New York City Transit has closed the Zerega Av and Buhre Av stations on the  line, as part of an ongoing $109 million, renewal project at five stations along the Pelham Line:  Castle Hill Av, Zerega Av, Middletown Rd, Buhre Av and Pelham Bay Park.  The Zerega Av and Buhre Av stations […]

by · July 7, 2014 · Local News

Performance by the Chinese Red Silk Dancers Saturday At The Bronx Library Center

The Red Silk Dancers will be bringing exciting new choreography and dances this year at the Bronx Library Center on Saturday, July 12 at 2:30 p.m. (Map and directions) Founded and directed by Margaret Yuen since 1985, the Red Silk Dancers present […]

by · July 7, 2014 · Uncategorized