Entertainment

Talking the Bronx 12.25.13
Hablando del Bronx 12.25.13

The acclaimed group Teatro will perform at the Lehman Center on Sat., Jan. 4th. Michael Cotton, Evan Siegal, Jeremiah James and Forest Vandyke
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Of trees and trains
De árboles y trenes

There might be bright lights on Broadway, but even those cannot compare to the ones in the Bronx’s own Garden. For 22 years, the New York...
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Warming Up to Winter
Calentándose para el Invierno

Si usted piensa que nuestros parques hibernan durante el invierno, piense de nuevo. Cobran vida con criaturas de invierno y actividades para los...
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A gift, and taste, of home
Un regalo, y el sabor de casa

If your preference in holiday drink does not involve a thick concoction poured out of a dusty round canister from the supermarket that your uncle...
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Berklee in the Bronx

The Berklee College of Music in Boston has helped to produce some of the biggest names in music, including John Mayer, Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks, Melissa Etheridge, and Bronxite Bobby Sanabria. In 1991, the College founded the Berklee City Music; its mission is to reach and teach underserved students from fourth to twelfth...

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Talking the Bronx 12.11.13
Hablando del Bronx 12.11.13

In 2009, the Company launched its program, Flamenco in the Boros, to serve the diverse communities across New York City.

El martes 24 de diciembre, los guitarristas de renombre internacional João Luiz y Douglas Lora se unen al 5BMF en la alineación de esta...
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I Love the Bronx – Bragging Rights

Amo al Bronx-Derechos a Presumir

Amo al Bronx-Derechos a Presumir

El East Bronx History Forum, un grupo de aficionados y entusiastas locales de la historia, se citan una vez al mes para reuniones sobre...
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Talking the Bronx 12.4.13
Hablando del Bronx 12.4.13

On Sat., Dec. 7th, Eric Sanderson, Senior Conservation Ecologist from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), will talk about...
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Los Nutcrackers

A LATINO QUEER COMEDIC CHRISTMAS PLAY WRITTEN BY AWARD-WINNING CHARLES RICE-GONZALEZ & DIRECTED BY CHRISTOPHER BURRIS OPENS DECEMBER 6 AT THE NEW BAAD! BAAD! The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance proudly presents LOS NUTCRACKERS: A CHRISTMAS...

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I Love the Bronx: Smile, Hip-hop!

Amo Al Bronx: Comité de Consulta Hip Hop

Amo Al Bronx: Comité de Consulta Hip Hop

The Hip-Hop Consulting Committee (HHCC), a group of entrepreneurs, community organizers and artists whose mission is to preserve “peace, love...
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Chupie, The Binky That Returned Home

Chupie, el chupete que regresó a casa

Chupie, el chupete que regresó a casa

Giving up the pacifier can be the first difficult thing your child is challenged to do. While there is research that speaks to concerns about pacifiers’...
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I Love the Bronx – The Baron is Dead

Amo el Bronx – El Barón está muerto

Amo el Bronx – El Barón está muerto

BronxNet y Fornal Films organizaron el estreno de su películaBaron Ambrosia is Dead el sábado 2 de noviembre. El evento gratuito se llevó a cabo en...
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Mi Gente: Quit Barneys?

Mi Gente: ¿Renunciar a Barneys?

Mi Gente: ¿Renunciar a Barneys?

It seems that those looking forward to picking up pieces of Jay Z’s collaboration with Barneys for the holiday season, a clothing line called “A New...
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Casa de Calabaza

Era un frenesí en La Marina. Había multitudes otra vez en la mañana del domingo, y docenas en coloridos trajes invadieron la entrada del restaurante.
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Talking the Bronx 10.30.13
Hablando del Bronx 10.30.13

On Sun., Nov.3rd, Luísa Fernandes, 2009’s “Chopped Chef” Champion, is bringing her culinary creativity to St. Catharine's Academy for the academy’s...
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I Love the Bronx – Goblins at the Lounge

Amo el Bronx – Duendes en el Lounge

Amo el Bronx – Duendes en el Lounge

If you haven’t visited Beso Lounge on 204th Street and Hull Avenue, you’ve been missing out. It is one of those local places where friends come...
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Halloween Cheat Sheet
Hoja de trucos de noche de brujas

When it comes to the holidays, Halloween seems to incite the most sense of creativity and spirit from our children – largely because the end result...
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El Museo Del Barrio Presents Super Sábado! Día De Los Muertos

El Museo del Barrio presents its annual SUPER SÁBADO! Día de los Muertos celebration with special performances, community altars, art-making...
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Talking the Bronx 09.18.13

The Butterfly Lovers For more than three decades, The Shanghai Ballet has performed for audiences around the world with its repertoire of folk-infused Chinese ballet and classical Western masterworks. For the company’s Bronx debut, audiences will be given the opportunity to see the Chinese folkloric equivalent of Romeo and Juliet, a love story...

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A Brisk Bago en Bodega
Bago en las Bodegas

Michael Díaz, also known as his alter ego Juan Bago, is on tour. And he is relying on quarter waters, the popular, candy-colored juice drinks, to get...
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Rooftop Films at Bronx Terminal Market

Rooftop Films en la Terminal Market del Bronx

Rooftop Films en la Terminal Market del Bronx

Celebrate the summer with Bronx Terminal Market and Rooftop Films Tuesday, July 16th, 23rd, and 30th. Mark your calendars...
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“A fun day”

Even the rain couldn’t dampen the Bronx spirit. Hundreds braved a steady drizzle to welcome home former Bronx natives Ellen Barkin, Robert Abrams and Miguel Angel Amadeo into the Bronx Walk of Fame. During this year's induction ceremony, held on Sun., May 19th, Barkin...

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Fiesta on Fordham

The Citibank branch on East Fordham Road and Creston Avenue is usually a quiet space where patrons and representatives speak in hushed...
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Talking the Bronx 05.15.13

Bronx Literary Fair The Bronx Library Center, located at 310 East Kingsbridge Road, will a host a Bronx Literary Fair on Sat., May 18th from 11:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The event is free, and will feature: • Peter and the Wolf Puppet Show by Garces Puppeteria at 12:00 p.m. • “How to get published in literary...

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EL MUSEO DEL BARRIO

As announced this past Tues., Apr. 30th, the seventh edition of El Museo’s biennial exhibition, La Bienal 2013, will feature work by 35 emerging Latino and Latin American artists, from newly-minted to mid-career, who live and work in New York City metropolitan area. Simultaneously, El Museo is launching RADIANCE: After-Hours at El Museo a free Wednesday night after-hours summer art and...

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Talking the Bronx 05.08.13

The Bronx International Film Festival will screen short films shot in or about the Bronx at the Fordham Library Center at 310 East Kingsbridge Road (at Briggs Avenue) on Fri., May 10th between 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Admission is free. Films to be screened include Docket 32357; You Have the Right to an Attorney;

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Talking the Bronx 05.01.13

The Bronx Academy of Art & Dance (BAAD!) will present its annual spring dance festival “The Boogie Down Dance Series” from Sat., May 4th through Sat., June 1st, at BAAD!, located at 841 Barretto Street in the Hunts Point section of the South Bronx. The festival features a mix of home-grown Bronx dance and dance from around New York City, and presents a diversity of dance in the Bronx...

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In the KNIC of time
Patinando hacia el final

Lucy Paxos y su esposo abrieron Capital Diner en la esquina de Kingsbridge Road y la Avenida Jerome en el 1970. Ella dijo que era un tiempo bueno para...
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Sweet game of hardball
Dulce juego del béisbol ‘duro’

Hardballers got an opportunity to shine on Fri., April 19th at the Bronx Middle School Hardball Kickoff at Macombs Dam Park. Two teams, Urban Science Academy and Bronx School for Law and... En-espanol

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I Love the Bronx: St. Paul’s turns 131

Amo el Bronx: St. Paul cumple 131 años

Amo el Bronx: St. Paul cumple 131 años

No hay escasez de lugares de culto en el Bronx. Sea cual sea su creencia religiosa, hay un lugar para usted en nuestro condado...
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Not just fun and games
No sólo diversión y juegos

Cuando el hijo de Melissa García, Elijah, tenía cinco años, le dijo a todos sus amigos en el jardín de niños que quería ser paleontólogo. "Sonaba como un...
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Wave Hill Events

In early April, Wave Hill still has the full-on vistas west to the Hudson and Palisades, offset by carpets and carpets of Glory-of-the-snow, crocus and other ephemerals spreading at visitors’ feet. But by late April story shifts up to the trees, by then blossoming...

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Bunnies and Angels
Conejitos y ángeles

El pasado viernes 29 de marzo el Centro Comunitario de Salud Union (Union Community Health Center) celebró su sorteo anual de canastas de Pascua para sus pacientes pediátricos...
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Talking the Bronx 04.03.13

The School of American Ballet (SAB), the country’s most prominent ballet academy, will hold special free auditions for boys and girls ages 6 to 10 in the Bronx on Sun., Apr. 28th at Bronx Dance Theatre, located at 585 East 187th Street, on the 2nd floor (between Arthur Avenue and Hoffman Boulevard)...

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Going big at Kips Bay
Kips Bay va a lo grande

The auditorium of the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club on Randall Avenue is about to undergo a massive transformation. It’s going to the Heights – and it’s a family affair.
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The Kids Are Out – Now What?
Los Chicos Están Fuera—Y Ahora Que?

Seguro, los chicos están disfrutando de su Receso de Primavera. Y porque no habrían de hacerlo? Es una semana y media fuera de la escuela.
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