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South Bronx Residents Advised To Go To Credit Unions Due To Lack Of Banks

For four decades, government and non-profit agencies have urged residents in poor neighborhoods to use banks instead of check-cashing outlets and mattresses for their banking. And for decades, such residents have resisted, saying banks are pricey, scarce and inconvenient.
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Fresh Direct Eyes Bronx Warehouse

Online grocery specialist FreshDirect here is eyeing the construction of a new warehouse and distribution facility in the Bronx, according to documents filed with the city....
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Trump To Develop & Manage A $10 Million Public Golf Course In Bronx

New York City has picked Donald Trump to build and run an 18-hole "tournament quality" golf course in the Bronx, according to the Daily News....
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160K-Square-Foot Macy's Coming To Bronx

Officials in Bronx are preparing to break ground on a huge retail development project. For the first time since 1995, Macy's is building a new store....
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Bronx Leads In Multifamily Investment Sales

Bronx led the other boroughs in multifamily investment sales in October, with 25 buildings changing hands for an aggregate of $96.6 million. The total number of apartment buildings sold in the Bronx was fully half of the city’s total for the month, and 37 percent of the city’s multifamily dollar volume....
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Perrigo Hires Omar Lora As Production Supervisor

Perrigo, a leading pharmaceutical supplier, announced today that Omar Lora has been hired as the third shift production supervisor for the packaging department in Bronx, New York....
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Outrage: MTA Gives Sweetheard Deal

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) expressed her outrage by reports that the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has arranged a sweetheart deal for a new Apple store to open in Grand Central Terminal in one week. Upon its planned opening next week, the Apple store will be the only store-- among 100 other such retail stores in Grand Central Terminal--that will not be required to make any revenue-sharing payments to the MTA....
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Bronx Projects Sold For $51.5M

Robert Nelson’s Global One Real Estate Fund, in conjunction with the New York Affordable Housing Preservation Fund, a Joint Venture between L + M Development Partners and Citibank, has purchased the interests of Lafayette Boynton, a four-building, 972-unit rent stabilized apartment complex in the Soundview section of Bronx, from AREA Property Partners for $51.5 million....
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Bronx Graffiti Crew Sues Over Fiat Ad

A television commercial for Fiat starring Jennifer Lopez has triggered a copyright dispute involving a Bronx-based graffiti crew whose work, according to them, is featured "prominently" in the ad. You can observe below on your own and decide....
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$5.7M Mortgage For Paradise Theater

Craig Bjornsund, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of NorthMarq Capital's New York Metro Regional office has arranged first mortgage refinancing in the amount of $5.7 million for the Paradise Theater at 2403-2419 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY....
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Electric Truck Manufacturer To Develop Bronx Assembly Plant

Smith Electric Vehicles Corp. (Smith), a leader in all-electric commercial vehicles, today announced that the company will expand its U.S. operations by adding a manufacturing facility in New York State, creating up to 100 new direct local jobs....
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Tirado Rum Tasting & Tour Event

Tirado Distillery, Inc. announces a tasting and a tour event on December 9, 2011....
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Dots Hosts Grand Opening Fashion Party In Bronx

Dots, the best kept secret among trend savvy, price-conscious women, famous for its up-to-the-minute trends at exceptionally low prices announces the Grand Opening of its new store and very first location in the Bronx at the Bay City Plaza - 2146 Bartow Avenue....
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Back In Baked Goods

On a crisp mid-October morning in the northwest section of Bronx, a weary middle-aged woman lifted one tray after another filled with colorful cupcakes, creamy cheesecakes and pieces of baklava, a honey-soaked Mediterranean delicacy, inside their glass display racks.Flags flanked the “Grand Opening” sign outside the shop on 204th Street and Bainbridge Avenue in Norwood....
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Imported From The Bronx: New Fiat Ad

Looks like the folks at Fiat USA have taken a few advertising cues from their cousins at Chrysler....
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From The Bronx To The Boardroom

RightsFlow’s Patrick Sullivan, President and CEO, and Lisa Tiver, Senior Vice President of Business Development, will both be featured participants this week at the Digital Music Forum West conference on October 6 and 7 in Los Angeles. ...
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Project Enterprise Offers Loans To Bronx Entrepreneurs

Project Enterprise, which supports and develops small businesses in under-resourced communities in New York City, proudly announces that special financial support is available for Bronx entrepreneurs. Funding for this exciting initiative has been provided through the generosity of the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (BOEDC). ...
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Economic Development Town Hall

The New York State Assembly/Senate Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force held a statewide interactive Town Hall meeting on Economic Development this week, bringing together representatives of the Hispanic community from Buffalo, Rochester, Amsterdam, Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Long Island....
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Morrisania Revitalization Corp. At 30

The Bronx Museum was transformed into a gala ballroom on Friday September 23rd 2011 when community activists joined to celebrate the thirty years of service that the Morrisania Revitalization Corporation has given to the Bronx community....
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Cayuga Centers Opens New Administrative Offices In Bronx

Cayuga Centers, headquartered in Auburn, NY will open this Friday a new administrative offices on Walton Avenue, at the foot of the Madison Avenue Bridge. The new offices will better accommodate the agency’s growing Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care Programs for Bronx County and New York City....
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Bronx Native Collected Cans To Fund His Leather Goods Brand

Noel Veloz, CEO and Co Founder Hemincuff, is the 26 year old designer’s very own leather goods brand. He was born and raised in the Castle hill projects in the Bronx which is a dangerous neighborhood with constant crime.
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Clinton Hall Is Coming To Bronx

Clinton Hall (the famous one in Manhattan in FiDi) is coming to Bronx.

Iconic Bronx Coffeeshop To Close For Good Sunday

Coffee lovers in Bronx will have to find another place to get their morning Joe.
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Bronx Sanitation Worker May Haul A Lot Of Trash, But Her Job’s Not Garbage

If Mayra Cruz had decided to take Wednesday off in honor of International Women’s Day, only two people would have noticed — her driver and her boss.
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Happy Birthday To US!

Today we celebrate two birthdays of ours - one is the 21st year of our domain name registration, and the other one is the 12th year of the creation of the first fully digital newspaper, covering the borough of Bronx, The Bronx Times.
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Bronx Doll Debuts At NYC Toy Fair

The New York City Toy Fair wrapped up at the Javits Center in Manhattan Tuesday, and one local company unveiled new dolls in its second appearance at the show.
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Bronx Regional Health Information Organization Selects IMAT Solutions

IMAT Solutions, a leader in delivering innovative, real-time, Healthcare Data Management and Population Health reporting solutions, announced today it has signed a new client, the Bronx Regional Health Information Organization (Bronx RHIO), a clinical information exchange located in Bronx, New York.
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Historic Bronx Beauty Asks Just $2.6M

Built in 1924 as a co-operative on a cliff overlooking the Palisades, this stunning apartment building in the Riverdale portion of Bronx just hit the market.
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State & Federal Funding Will Support The Creation Of 319 Units

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on February 16, 2017 that $14.4 million has been awarded to three housing projects in Bronx. In addition to federal funding, these awards will help create 319 units, including 142 supportive housing units for homeless families and individuals, including senior citizens, women and their children.

HFF’s $10M Loan For Mount Laurel Property, Eastern Union’s $4M Loan In Bronx

Meridian Capital announced the following transactions:

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Peter Treadway, PhD

is an independent consultant and money manager and Adjunct Professor in Asia. He is currently is principal of Historical Analytics, LLC. Historical Analytics is a consulting/investment management firm dedicated to global portfolio management. Its investment approach is based on Dr. Treadway’s combined top-down and bottom-up Wall Street experience as economist, strategist and securities analyst. A monthly letter entitled The Dismal Optimist is produced for clients. Dr. Treadway also serves in a part time capacity as Chief Economist, C T RISKS, a new Hong Kong company that will assist Asian financial institutions with their risk management problems. On the educational front, Dr. Treadway has developed a special Masters level course focusing on securities analysis and discounted cash flow and incorporating elements of standard equilibrium pricing models, behavioral finance and historical trends. This course has been given as Adjunct Professor at the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) and the City University of Hong Kong. From 1965-2000 Dr. Treadway had a distinguished career on Wall Street and with major American financial institutions. For example, from 1978-1981 he served as Chief Economist at Fannie Mae. From 1985-1998 he served as institutional equity analyst and Managing Director at Smith Barney following savings and loans and government sponsored entities(GSEs). He was ranked as “all star” analyst eleven times by Institutional Investor Magazine. Dr. Treadway holds a PhD in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an MBA from New York University and a BA in English from Fordham University in Bronx, New York.