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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 »
"People say that you can't farm in the South Bronx," said Stephen Ritz, a teacher and administrator at Hyde Leadership Charter School on Bryant Avenue. "They're wrong." And Ritz should know. Using a unique tower garden, he and his students are producing their own vegetables...Read More »
Nelson González used to watch as his mother made the family dinners. She’d start with garlic and onions. After sautéing the peppers, she’d add ham and fatback. She’d take a piece of bread...Time to mind the minder.
Silver Alert issued 5/14/14 at 3:00 AM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert for the disappearance of Miguel Canatini, male, Hispanic, 62 years of age, from City Island Avenue and Belden Street on City Island in The Bronx. Mr. Canatini suffers from schizophrenia and depression, and is described as...Read More »
Community leaders, residents and elected officials gathered this past Fri., May 2nd for a ribbon-cutting celebrating the Institute for Family Health’s newly renovated and expanded WaltonFamilyHealthCenter.