Drivers are advised that there will lane closures along the Major Deegan Expressway (north bound and south bound near the High Bridge)...Read More »
The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced today that in observance of Independence Day, there will be no garbage, recycling or organics collection, or street cleaning on Friday, July 4, 2014.Read More »
Timothy Crump is dead, and Noel Estevez is incarcerated. The ripple effects of this tragedy affect not just these two young people, but their families, their friends, their neighbors, schools, and communities...Read More »
Southbound right lane will be closed between West 89th and West 86th Street from Saturday evening through the morning of June 24 for important repairs. Southbound entrance ramps to the parkway from West 125th Street to West 96th Street to be closed between 6 and 10 a.m. daily.Read More »
Garrett McMahan spends much of his time working with the homeless population of New York City. He can be found at local soup kitchens, talking with clients there and connecting them with vital health services...
It was a heavenly time. Advocates joined together with fashion, business, community and health industry leaders this past Wed., May 14th at the 2014 Cielo Latino gala, the largest fundraiser for Latino/Hispanic AIDS initiatives in the U.S., at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.Read More »
The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced today that in observance of Memorial Day, there will be no garbage, recycling or organics collection, or street cleaning on Monday, May 26, 2014. Residents who normally receive Monday garbage and organics collection should...Read More »
Silver Alert issued 5/14/14 at 1:35 PM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert for the disappearance of Benigno Gonzalez, male, Hispanic, 75 years of age, from Tiebout Avenue and East 184th Street in the Bronx. Mr. Gonzalez is 5'7" and weighs 160 pounds.Read More »
Todo ha salido en el lavado. Los lavadores de coches, quienes son conocidos como se refieren a sí mismos, "carwasheros," se manifestaron en protesta por lo que dicen ha sido, durante demasiado tiempo...
Yudelka Tapia campaigned for State Senator Adriano Espaillat in his Congressional race in 2012. But many Bronx elected officials threw their support that year to the incumbent, Congressman Charles Rangel. “That was an uphill battle we had,” she recalled.
Clase en la corte. La sesión incluía a más de 75 abogados este pasado viernes, 4 de abril en el Tribunal del Bronx. El Seminario de Entrenamiento Básico para ‘Guardian Ad Litem’, en la Corte Sustituta del Bronx fue auspiciado por un número de organizaciones legales...
En educación artística, nuestra Ciudad no está sacando buenas calificaciones. Mi oficina acaba de publicar un revelador informe, el primero de su clase, “La salud del arte”, que muestra que, después de años de recortes paralizantes en el Bronx y otras comunidades,..
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Today in America, a teacher spent extra time with a student who needed it, and did her part to lift America’s graduation rate to its highest level in more than three decades.Read More »
En una de sus primeras conferencias de prensa, el alcalde Bill de Blasio y un grupo de once sindicatos activos en toda la ciudad y el estado, dirigieron la carga a uno de los ambiciosos objetivos de su campaña: un aumento en los impuestos a los ricos para ayudar a subsidiar el pre-jardín de infantes...
Do you live, work, or go to school in Melrose (zip codes 10451, 10455, 10456)? Bronx Community Board 3 is asking for your participation in taking this survey of the Melrose neighborhood area, created by WHEDCo. Please take a few minutes to complete...Read More »