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ASPCA Honors NYPD Officers & Assistant District Attorney At 3rd Annual Appreciation Luncheon

The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today honored 16 members of the New York City Police Department (NYPD)and one Assistant District Attorney for their tireless efforts to help animals through the NYPD/ASPCA Partnership. Two of the awarded officers are from Bronx and they are Sergeant Brendan McGuigan, 47th Precinct and Police Officer Catherine H. Klyde, School Safety Division.

Baychester Senior Center Receives Holiday Cheer From Youth Program

A Baychester senior care center received some local visitors to help ring in the holiday season....
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Norwood Man Uses Social Media Fame To Help Others

A Bronx man has used his humor to gain thousands of followers on Instagram, and he is now seeking to help others....
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Bronx Firefighters Return From Relief Work In Puerto Rico

Bronx firefighters have returned home after assisting with recovery efforts in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria....
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Bronx Volunteers Help In Aiding Harvey Victims

As Harvey's death toll rises, Bronx residents are answering the bell to help and organizing a local relief effort....
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Long Time Music Promotor Takes On Childhood Cancer As His Cause

As much as we acknowledge the tragedy of childhood cancer, daily life and dissonance almost forces us to dismiss the instances....
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New York Common Pantry Announces The Opening Of A New Satellite Location To Fight Hunger In Bronx

New York Common Pantry (NYCP), the largest community-based food pantry in the state, announces the opening of a new Choice Pantry in the Bronx, located at 1290 Hoe Avenue....
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Funeral For Slain EMT Yadira Arroyo Scheduled For Saturday

Funeral details have been announced for the FDNY medic and mother of five who was fatally hit by a man high on drugs who stole her ambulance in Bronx last week....
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Yvette Brissett-Andre Wins Best Of The Bronx Award

Unique People Services (UPS) Executive Director Yvette Brissett-Andre is the recipient of the Bronx Chamber of Commerce’s Best of the Bronx Award of the Year....
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City Braces For Fight To Place 90 Homeless Shelters Across 5 Boroughs

Mayor Bill de Blasio says he wants to keep homeless people closer to the communities where they come from. ...
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Notice Of Formation Of Cara Mia My, LLC

Articles of Organization were filed with the New York Secretary of State (SSNY) on 08/11/2017.
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Bronx Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj Accepted Donations From The Albanian Mob

Bronx Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj accepted campaign cash from two men indicted for money laundering in connection with drug trafficking and a scheme to smuggle AK-47s and a rocket launcher to Kosovo, records show.
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Memorial Day 2017

Memorial Day is the time set aside to honor those who lost their lives in service to their country.
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Lightning In Bronx: Goal For Willie Negron

Inside the front lobby of the Justice Sonia Sotomayor Community Center in the Rosedale section of Bronx, Willie Negron waits patiently with a net of basketballs, uniforms and energy drinks. He is the owner, GM and coach of a semi pro basketball team that carries a lot of responsibility.

Bronx Woman Dies After Fall From Fifth Floor Of Apartment Building

A Bronx woman died after plummeting from the window of her fifth-floor apartment Friday and detectives are trying to determine if she was pushed, police sources said.
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Ridgewood Savings Bank Partners With Ariva To Provide Free Tax Preparation Services

Ridgewood Savings Bank is offering eligible Bronx, NY residents free tax preparation assistance this tax season with services provided by the non-profit organization, Ariva. Residents are eligible for tax preparation assistance if they are single with no dependents and earn less than $30,000, or file with dependents and earn less than $54,000.
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Bigot Busted For Bashing Gay Man With A Rock In Bronx

A crazed bigot smashed a gay man — who once accused the actor who voiced Elmo of victimizing him — in the head with a rock and a pipe, officials said.
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Sword Attack In Bronx Leaves Victim With Serious Arm Injury

A man wielding a sword seriously injured another man in Bronx Monday afternoon.
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is New York-based journalist and multimedia producer. He has worked across print, broadcast and online media, with some of Asia’s largest media brands - Reliance FM, Times of India and NDTV. Beyond work, Nasr has also explored creative and philanthropic projects. He wrote a few episodes for a BBC World Service Trust radio drama on gender issues in South Asian society. He was also part of a team that set up informal primary schools for marginalized children in Aligarh, India. Currently a digital media student at the Columbia Journalism School, Nasr tells stories as text, audio, video, photos, tweets, interactive data and more.