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The AOC

Today in The AOC, the young Bronx congresswoman continues to take Washington, DC, the nation and the media by storm. Earlier today, the Washington Post reported that Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) proposes a “2% wealth tax” (really a surcharge) on […]

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Welcome to The AOC

“The AOC,” is a new feature that will attempt to compile and chronicle happenings in the life of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 29, the youngest Member of Congress, democratic socialist, social media master blaster, Twitter assassin, Instagram gangsta and Queen of […]

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Press Clips: Crime Spikes in The Bronx

Bronx Police Statistics for Year Ending 2018 Show big increase over 2017 By Robert Press The year-end 2018 NYPD Comp Stat report shows a 25 percent increase in murder, and an 14+ percent increase in rape over 2017 in the […]

by · January 13, 2019 · Crime, News, Police Blotter, Press Clips
Water from a hose shoots out a window in the fire apartment. Credit: Robert Press

5-Alarm Southern Boulevard Fire injures Two, Ties Up Traffic For Hours.

By Robert Press Southern Boulevard below Fordham Road was closed for two hours as firefighters fought a five alarm fire at 2363 Southern Boulevard near East 187th Street. The fire completely destroyed a first floor apartment, and sent two people […]

by · January 2, 2019 · Bulletin Board, News
Bronx Thanksgiving Community Meals Lists

Bronx Thanksgiving Community Meals Lists

*List will be updated as more information is shared* Green Pasture Baptist Church Annual Dinner 1115 Ward Avenue, Bronx NY 12pm – 3pm Deacon Emeritus Walter Mizell’s Annual Thanksgiving Dinner & Coast Distribution Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church 771 Fairmount Place […]

by · November 21, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Holidays
WYSK: Is it only Congressman Joe Crowley’s Loss?

WYSK: Is it only Congressman Joe Crowley’s Loss?

By Councilman Rubén Díaz, Sr. Is it Congressman Joe Crowley’s Loss? You should know that on Tuesday, June 26th, when Congressman Joe Crowley lost the Democratic Primary, the biggest losers were the State and the City of New York. It […]

PLANET FITNESS OPENS “JUDGEMENT FREE” GYM AT JEROME AVE

PLANET FITNESS OPENS “JUDGEMENT FREE” GYM AT JEROME AVE

PLANET FITNESS OPENS “JUDGEMENT FREE” GYM AT JEROME AVE  New location offers non-intimidating Judgement Free Zone®, extremely low prices, free fitness training included in all monthly memberships, and more  Join now for just $10 a month.    Bronx, NY (August […]

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Politics In Brief, July 7

Congressman Serrano Joins Call to Abolish ICE “ICE is a fatally flawed organization that operates without the necessary oversight or responsibility to do its job in in a fair and humane manner. It lacks the internal checks and balances to […]

JUMP pedal-assist dockless bikes (Credit: JUMP)

The Bronx In Brief: Familia street-naming, dockless bike share and other news

Mayor de Blasio Delivered Remarks at Street Co-naming Ceremony in Honor of Det. Miosotis Familia “There are so many powerful messages in the life of Miosotis Familia. A guardian angel for the people of this community and a guardian angel […]

Get Your IDNYC Card at DOHMH Morrisania Clinic Thru 9/14

Get Your IDNYC Card at DOHMH Morrisania Clinic Thru 9/14

The Morrisania Clinic in the Bronx is currently hosting an IDNYC pop-up, weekdays from 9am-5pm (closed for a daily lunch hour, 1-2pm). The pop up site will continue until September 14th at 1309 Fulton Avenue, Suite 312, Bronx, NY 10456. […]

Bronx Terminal Market. Credit: Chun Lai Photography

Spring Into Fitness at Bronx Terminal Market

  “SPRING INTO FITNESS” AT BRONX TERMINAL MARKET A FREE HEALTH AND WELLNESS EVENT SERIES THURSDAYS IN MAY! May is Wellness Month in the Bronx! Bronx Terminal Market is celebrating with the introduction of a new health and wellness experience, […]

Bronx Political Buzz — Ex-council candidate Alvarez arrested

Bronx Political Buzz — Ex-council candidate Alvarez arrested

Ex-Council Candidate Arrested Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli and Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced the arrest of former New York City Council candidate Albert Alvarez for allegedly accepting straw donations and stealing thousands of dollars in New York City public […]

Where The Pols Are,

Where The Pols Are,

The state Legislature is in session. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Ulster County and Albany. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is in New York City with no public schedule. 9:00 AM – Gov. Andrew Cuomo makes an announcement. […]

AM-15 Rifle used in BxLebanon Hospital Center Shooting

Bronx Political Round Up: Gun Control

Schumer: Trump’s Budget Would Slash Funding For The Gun Check System

SOTBX 2018: “We are the new standard for revitalization”

SOTBX 2018: “We are the new standard for revitalization”

Thursday morning, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. delivered his ninth annual “State of the Borough” address to a crowded auditorium at the Bronx High School of Science. The audience was packed with elected officials, lobbyists, business leaders, heads of […]

by · February 22, 2018 · News