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Bronx Olympian John Orozco Stops By Bronx Zoo

John Orozco, a 19-year-old gymnast from the Bronx, stopped by the Bronx Zoo Friday after returning from London.
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Michelle Williams & Jason Segel At Bronx Zoo

Michelle Williams and boyfriend Jason Segel take her daughter Matilda Ledger to the Bronx Zoo for a day of fun and adventure on Friday, August ...
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Olympic Gymnast John Orozco Lunch

Earlier today Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., together with friends and family of gymnast John Orozco, hosted a welcome home lunch for the Bronx Olympian....
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Cardinal Dolan Calls NY Senator Diaz

New York state Sen. Ruben Diaz Sr. says the call made him cry....
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Wave Hill’s Dragonfly Walk

For families with young children seeking an educational, quiet, outdoor experience within New York City, Wave Hill’s nature walk programs are a wonderful picturesque excursion, if they’re willing to make the trip and don't mind a little eccentricity in their guide....
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Woman Hit By Car At Bronx Bus Stop

A 27-year-old woman is in critical condition after an SUV slammed into her at a Bronx bus stop Sunday morning, investigators said....
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Katie Holmes & Suri Feed Giraffes At Bronx Zoo

Katie Holmes and her daughter Suri feed giraffes while spending the afternoon at the Bronx Zoo earlier today....
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Bronx To Celebrate New Joe DiMaggio Stamp

Yankee baseball legend Joe DiMaggio gets a lasting tribute by the USPS....
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Bronx LGBT Center Closes Doors

Bronx Community Pride Center, an oasis for LGBT residents in the borough for 16 years, is closing its doors permanently, with the center’s board of directors citing “economic difficulties, past debt and inability to raise funds” as the culprits....
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Claude Monet's Garden Replanted In Bronx

Past a walkway cutting through roses and delphiniums, visitors see a small bridge arching over some water lilies....
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Baby Camel Is Born At Bronx Zoo

A baby camel at the Bronx Zoo is the first camel born there since 1982....
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Massive Rooftop Farm To Top Bronx Distribution Center

The New York City Economic Development Corporation sent out an RFP for a forward thinking urban farmer to run a 200,000 square foot rooftop farm atop one of the city’s major food distribution centers at 600 Food Center Drive in the Hunts Point section of Bronx....
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School Bus Accident In Bronx

A mini school bus collided with a car and jumped the curb in the East Tremont section of Bronx....
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Father & Kids Injured In Bronx Fire

A Bronx man and his three small children were injured Saturday in an early morning fire at their Bronx apartment. ...
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Two People Injured In Bronx Fire

Fire fighters battled a Bronx blaze earlier this afternoon. The fire left two people hospitalized....
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Bronx Marine's Miraculous Recovery

A Bronx Marine Cpl. Winder Perez, 23 is making a miracle recovery after an unexploded rocket-propelled grenade was fired into his leg in Afghanistan....
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King Of Ashanti To Light Up Bronx

The King of Ashanti (Ghana) will dispatch a high powered delegation to Bronx, New York in the United State of America, as part of the coronation of Nana Okokyeredom Acheampong –Tieku, Asantefouhene of New York....
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Presenting Bronx Week 2012

The Bronx Tourism Council presents Bronx Week 2012, taking place from May 10 to May 20, 2012....
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The Step-Streets Of Bronx

Spread throughout New York City are streets that are put together entirely of steps, and mostly steep ones....
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Bronx Man Drowns In Victoria, TX

Jackson County officials have identified the 40-year-old man, who died Saturday while swimming in Garcitas Creek....
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Funeral Services For Belmont Fire Victims To Be Held Today

Five family members who died in a Belmont fire that killed 13 people in Bronx will be laid to rest Monday.
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U.S. Embassy Honours Ghanaian-Born Soldier Who Died Saving Bronx Inferno Victims

The United States embassy in Accra has honoured the sacrifice of Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah, a Ghanaian-born soldier in the U.S. Army who died whiles saving people trapped in a New York apartment fire in December 2017.
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Savor The Bronx 2017

Today, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted a preview of the 7th Annual “Savor the Bronx” Restaurant Week at Porto Salvo Bronx, a newly-opened Nautical Italian Cookery & Wine Bar in South Bronx.
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Meet The Beautiful, Remarkable Tree That Survived 9/11

One can only imagine the grim job that 9/11 workers had at Ground Zero, working day in and day out to clean up the wreckage of such devastation. And one can only imagine the surprise they must have felt when, a month into the job, they discovered a bit of life sticking out from the rubble – the charred remains of a callery pear tree.
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Celebrate Italian Heritage With Us

The Morris Park Community Association, Bronx Columbus Day Parade Committee and President Al D’Angelo invite you to celebrate Italian heritage with them.
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City To Roll Out Enrollment Van Outside Yankee Stadium Sunday For Free Municipal ID Card Program

The city is taking its popular municipal identification program to the streets.

JLo + A-Rod = J-Rod

Alex Rodriguez is reportedly dating Jennifer Lopez.
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FDNY Deploys Drone To Help Fight Bronx Fire

The FDNY deployed its drone for the first time while battling a four-alarm fire in the Claremont Village section of Bronx Monday night.
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Buy Your Bronx, NY License Plate

The plate ships free when 3 or more are ordered.
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Fire Sweeps Through 6-Story Bronx Apartment Building

An extra-alarm fire swept through a six-story apartment building in Bronx Monday evening.

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Thomas Lockhart

was born June 8, 1953. Mr. Lockhart is a former Bronx resident from the Marble Hill section, and attended The Bronx High School of Science and Manhattan College. A former All-American basketball player at both institutions, he left for Europe in 1976 to pursue a professional career after a brief encounter with the Milwaukee Bucks of the NBA. Continuing his education he actively plunged into corporate marketing communications with international companies like Philips, Alstom, Qiagen Instruments, KPMG, European Space Administration, ABN-Amro Bank and the Port of Rotterdam, while continuing to play ball and coach. Teaching English and advertising in Holland led to the setup of Ideas Unlimited, his own International Business Communications firm. Mr. Lockhart has lived and worked in various countries for the past 33 years, speaks German, French, Dutch and is currently learning Italian. Now residing near Zurich Switzerland, he has three children, Jarrett, 31 Chief of Staff with the Bronx City Council, 14th District, Maraya, 21 and Malik, 11. Tom is currently serving as Communications Manager and Asst. Operations Coordinator of the Marble Hill Reunion and Development Project.