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City Launches Bronx Metro-North Station Area Study

A Bronx Metro-North Working Group, which convened for the first time today, will engage local residents and businesses to optimize new commuter rail service that is in the works for the East and South Bronx.

Parks Dept. Makes Progress With Installation Of Syringe Disposal Kiosks

The Parks Department is making progress on the installation of kiosks to give users a safe place to discard their syringes....
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Dr. Catherine Woo & Riverdale Family Orthodontics Are The "Go-To" For Bronx Ortho Patiens

Families throughout the Bronx area know they can trust the expertise and knowledge of Dr. Catherine Woo and her staff at Riverdale Family Orthodontics. The Ivy-League trained Dr. Woo is board certified and has created a staff that is as knowledgeable as they are compassionate....
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Mayor De Blasio Welcomes Dockless Bicycles To Bronx

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that starting today, dockless bike share pilot had arrived in Bronx, bringing bike share for the first time to all five boroughs....
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Bronx Street Renamed To Honor Slain Teen "Junior"

A street in Bronx is being renamed after a teenager who was brutally murdered in a case of mistaken identity....
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Bronx Man, Wanted In Connection With Mail Theft In Yonkers, Is Arrested

A Bronx man, 30, who the police say was wanted in connection with mail theft has been charged with second-degree identity theft and other felonies....
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Robbery Suspect Wanted

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 40 Precinct / Transit District 12....
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Bronx Man Dead After Being Shot In Harlem

The NYPD says a 21-year-old Bronx man was shot and killed in Harlem early Sunday. ...
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Legionnaires’ Disease Concerns Continue At Bronx Hospital

Concerns continued this morning at Jacobi Medical Center where low levels of Legionella bacteria were found in the water during routine testing of the potable water supply. ...
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Scott Stringer Goes Against The Only 2 Dominican State Senate Members

You should know that tomorrow, Monday, July 30, 2018 at 12:00 noon I am supposed to appear in front of the New York City Council Ethics Committee....
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McDonald's Re-Opening Brings Excitement & Jobs To The Bronx Community

To Juan Antonio Rodriguez, also known to many as Tony, McDonald’s did nоt just provide a job, it provided a 30 year career as an owner operator....
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Deputy Borough President Scott-Mcfadden Joins Seniors For ‘Medicare Card Kick Off’ Event

On Wednesday, July 25, 2018, Deputy Bronx Borough President Marricka Scott-McFadden joined senior citizen advocates and residents of the Rain Eastchester Senior Center to help raise awareness of the new Medicare cards that will be mailed out to Bronx seniors in the coming weeks....
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Attacks On The Press: Mexico - A Group Exhibition

In recent years Mexico has become one of the most dangerous places in the world for journalists with levels of violence unmatched by any country in the Western Hemisphere. Attacks and threats against journalists and photojournalists are a daily occurrence; assassinations are routine....
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The Bronx County Building’s Historic Murals: An Artistic Legacy

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Bronx County Historical Society have partnered on a new publication highlighting the historic artwork within The Bronx County Building....
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An Economic Snapshot Of The Bronx

Bronx is setting records for population, business and job growth, according to an economic reportreleased today by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. ...
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Manuel Mendive: Nature, Spirit, And Body

The exhibit will be on view July 25 - November 4, 2018 with opening reception to be held on July 25, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m....
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Reasons Why I Have Been Writing "What You Should Know" For Many Years

You should know that The New York City Ethics Committee has opened up an investigation into the writing of my weekly column, which I titled "What You Should Know" (WYSK)....
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Health Department Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary Of "The Bronx Knows"

The Health Department announced the 10-year anniversary of "The Bronx Knows", New York City’s first borough-wide HIV testing initiative. Since its 2008 launch, "The Bronx Knows"’ community partners have conducted more than 2.2 million HIV tests and helped link people who test positive to HIV care....
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BP Diaz Provides $1 Million To Renovate The Historic Arthur Avenue Retail Market

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced today that his office is providing $1 million in capital funding for renovations to the historic Arthur Avenue Retail Market, as part of his FY2019 capital budget allocations....
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Economic Snapshot Shows Bronx Making Impressive Gains In Addressing Challenges

Bronx is setting records for population, business and job growth, according to an economic reportreleased today by New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli....
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The Anniversary Of 9/11

Statement from Borough President Diaz regarding the anniversary of 9/11:
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U.S. Marks The 17th Anniversary Of 9/11 With Somber Tributes & A New Monument

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims, after a year when two attacks demonstrated the enduring threat of terrorism in the nation’s biggest city.
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Google Doodle Celebrates America's Workers On Labor Day 2018

Google Doodle did not take the day off Monday, when it hailed the American worker on Labor Day.

American Constitution Trumped

Once upon a time Americans were very sensitive on the subject of taxation. They even dumped British tea into the Boston Harbor as a protest against British taxes. And the American constitution was written to give an elected Congress the primary power to impose taxes.
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Staff Sergeant Ugarte Received A Battle Field Promotion

Staff Sergeant Ugarte received a battle field promotion from Sergeant to Staff Sergeant on July 1, 2018 by Lieutenant General Funk - the COMBINED JOINT TASK FORCE-OPERATION INHERENT RESOLVE Commander for exceptional performance while deployed to Baghdad, Iraq.
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Happy Independence Day!

On January 20, 1961 John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address inspired Americans to see the importance of civic action and public service.
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Happy New Year!

Another year of success and happiness has passed.

Notice Of Formation Of Cara Mia My, LLC

Articles of Organization were filed with the New York Secretary of State (SSNY) on 11/08/2017.
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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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Erin McCarthy

Erin McCarthy is a freelance writer and graduate student at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. She reports in the Morrisania and Claremont sections of the Bronx.