I Love The Bronx

I Love the Bronx: Walk of Beauty
Amo el Bronx: Un hermoso recorrido

Hace algunos años, leí el libro Boulevard of Dreams: Heady Times, Heartbreak, and Hope Along the Grand Concourse in the Bronx de Constance Rosenblum. Siempre me ha fascinado Grand Concourse y este libro trajo todo a la vida...
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I Love the Bronx: On the Boulevard
Amo el Bronx: En el bulevar

It's baaaaack. It was 18 years ago when the central lanes of the Grand Concourse were last car-free in an initiative of then-Bronx Borough President Fernando Ferrer.
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I Love the Bronx: Puffins in Parkchester
Amo el Bronx: Frailecillos en Parkchester

In 1938, the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company purchased a 129-acre plot from the New York Catholic Protectory, an orphanage...
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I Love the Bronx: The American Dream
Amo el Bronx: El sueño americano

For the past several Saturdays, members of the Bronx chapter of the social justice organization the National Action Network (NAN) have set up a table with petitions in front of 1450 East Avenue. The location was once the home of Loew’s American Theater (The American)...
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I Love the Bronx: In the hunt
Amo el Bronx: A la caza

La caza del tesoro había comenzado. El pasado sábado 12 de julio, la oficina del presidente del condado del Bronx, el Consejo de Turismo del Bronx y la Corporación general de Desarrollo Económico del Bronx, se unieron...
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Bronx 100 Scavenger Hunt

As part of this year’s continued celebration of the Bronx County’s Centennial, on Sat., July 12th, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and The Bronx Tourism Council will host the “Bronx 100 Scavenger Hunt”. The event will pit teams of four from all over the Bronx area in a competition...

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I Love the Bronx: Boone Room
Amo el Bronx: Boone Room

Though most might think it simply as a genre of music, hip hop is a culture and a way of life. Born in the Bronx, it has touched people all around the globe, with elements that include music, deejaying, dance and art....
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I Love the Bronx: A little etiquette
Amo el Bronx: Un poco de etiqueta

El verano ya está aquí. El 25% del Bronx es parque, pero con demasiada frecuencia hacemos mal uso de nuestros espacios abiertos y verdes. El observar algunas reglas simples significa que todos los residentes...
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I Love the Bronx: Swim Lessons
Amo el Bronx: Clases de natación

I never learned how to swim. As a result, I made certain to get my children involved in swimming at a very young age. My youngest daughter is an avid swimmer...
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I Love the Bronx: Block Party Time
Amo el Bronx: Época de fiesta del barrio

Hubo muchas actividades comunitarias maravillosas y gratuitas organizadas en nuestro condado la semana pasada, tantas que era difícil elegir una.
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I Love the Bronx: Top Dog
Amo el Bronx: Top Dog

Hace muchos años, a la luz del asma de mi hijo, tuvimos que sacar de casa nuestro gato. No fue una decisión fácil, pero necesaria.
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I Love the Bronx: Fighting to Win

Amo el Bronx: Pelear para ganar

Amo el Bronx: Pelear para ganar

During this journey of discovering the Bronx, I’ve had the opportunity of meeting some amazing people. Among them is 16-year-old spoken word poet Nene Ali.
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