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Affordable Housing Complex For Seniors In Bronx

The need for affordable housing is always an issue, especially for seniors. Now, construction is underway in the Baychester section of Bronx on two new properties that offer low-income housing for seniors age 62 and older.

Tour Company Drops Pitch To See A Real Bronx Ghetto

A company called Real Bronx Tours is no longer offering adventurous visitors to New York “a ride through a real New York City ‘GHETTO’” – at least on its Web site....
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Weeknights 4 & 5 Service Reduced For Repairs

Service on the No. 4 and 5 trains will be reduced at night this week as MTA crews make repairs to express tunnels as part of the agency's Fastrack maintenance program....
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Bronx Week Concludes With Bronx Parade & Festival

Crowds of people braved the wet weather today to celebrate the best the Bronx has to offer at the 42nd annual Bronx Parade and Festival....
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Bronx Week 2013

Itis all about Bronx as the borough celebrates a week of festivities honoring it's people and the many businesses and establishments that call it home....
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Bronx River Parkway North Closes For Repairs In Eastchester

The Bronx River Parkway will again be closed to northbound traffic from the Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers to the Westchester County Center in White Plains from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday....
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Bronx Boy Saved After Falling In River

Investigators say a 5-year-old boy ran away from the person who was watching him, and slipped and fell into the Bronx River near East 216th Street....
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Bronx Detective Ivan Marcano Honored

A detective from the Bronx was honored this morning by President Barack Obama in Washington for saving a man's life by risking his own....
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AHRC NYC Consolidates Space In Bronx

AHRC New York City, a nonprofit provider of services for intellectually disabled individuals, has relocated and consolidated its Bronx programs into a new building at 1420 Ferris Place, Bronx, NY 10461....
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Bronx Woman Clings To Life After Apartment Fire

A 50-year-old Bronx woman who may have been a hoarder was clinging to life after a fire ripped through her Bronx apartment Thursday, sources said....
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Bronx Man Dies After Crashing His SUV

A Bronx man died after he lost control of his SUV just one block from his home and crashed into four vehicles stopped at a traffic light, cops said....
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Bronx Week 2013 Celebrates The Best Of The Borough

The borough’s biggest celebration kicks off Thursday with the annual Bronx Week 2013....
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Closures Announced For Bronx River Parkway Tuesday

The northbound Bronx River Parkway will be closed from the Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers to the Westchester County Center in White Plains from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday....
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Bronx River Parkway Closes Friday & Saturday

A wide swath of the Bronx River Parkway will be closed in both directions Friday and Saturday....
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Bronx 5-Alarm Fire

A smoky 5-alarm fire in Bronx that could be seen for miles has been brought under control....
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NY State Bar Association 2013 President's Pro Bono Service Awards

Attorneys who provided legal advice to victims of Superstorm Sandy and a team of attorneys who successfully challenged a Social Security Administration policy cutting off benefits to more than 140,000 recipients are among the 20 winners of the New York State Bar Association's 2013 President's Pro Bono Service Awards....
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Bronx Fire Kills Senior, Son Injured

A massive early morning fire in the Bronx left an 84-year-old woman dead and the senior’s 45-year-old disabled son clinging to life Tuesday morning, officials said....
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Bronx River Parkway Sections To Close April 26-27

Motorists are advised that major portions of the Bronx River Parkway in both directions will be closed from the Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers to the Westchester County Center (Exit 22) in White Plains from Friday night, April 26, 2013 at 10:00 p.m. to Saturday night, April 27, 2013 at 8:00 p.m....
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NY Communities Recover After Sandy

In the six months since Hurricane Sandy made landfall on October. 29, 2012, significant progress has been made in New York’s recovery....
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Morris Court To Bring 201 Affordable Units To South Bronx

A full city block bound by 142nd Street, 143rd Street and Morris Avenue in the South Bronx is being transformed into a mixed-income residential complex as a joint venture by lead developers Azimuth Development Group, Best Development Group and the Upper Manhattan Development Corp., as well as general contractor Joy Construction Corp....
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Bronx River Parkway Closes Sunday For Running Festival

The Bronx River Parkway will be closed from the Westchester County Center (Exit 22) in White Plains to the Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers on Sunday, October 12, 2014 between 7:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. for the 10th annual Westchester Medical Center Running Festival.
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The Worst Landlords In New York 2014

For the fourth year in a row, the Public Advocate has released a list of the worst landlords in New York City.
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Trees Planted As Part Of TD Tree Day

Bronx volunteers spent the day Tuesday planting trees along the Grand Concourse as part of TD Tree Day.

Bronx & Manhattan Celebrate The Harlem River

A great time to get to know the Harlem River is during the annual Harlem River Festival, this year October 6 through 17.

Fall Community Clean-Up Events

Get involved today with Sustainable South Bronx (SSBx).
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College Students Help Spruce Up Claremont Park

College students joined different organizations from around Bronx Sunday to spruce up Claremont Park.
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Missing Sgroilin Santana Found

Police say a missing 11-year-old boy from the Bronx has been found.

Bronx Pedestrian Killed By City Bus

Police say a man crossing the street in Bronx has been struck and killed by a city bus.
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The Urban Cowboy Of Pelham Parkway

One of the last known urban cowboys, Buster Marengo, is being evicted from his home in Bronx, New York, so an apartment complex can be built its place.

A Bronx Fire Turns Fatal

There was a fire at 111 Rhinelander Avenue in the Morris Park section of Bronx, which started around 8:00 a.m on Saturday, September 27, 2014.

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Bibi Khan

Bibi Z. Khan is a Graduate student, human and environmental activist and aspiring writer. In her spare time she enjoys writing, reading and community volunteer work.