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Bronx Driver, 35, Dead On Impact

A 35-year-old New York man died when he crashed his car into a pole at 91st Street and Kennedy Boulevard in North Bergen early yesterday morning, the Hudson County Sheriff's Office said.

Jericho Project Opens Kingsbridge Terrace, New Home To 76 Veterans In Bronx

Jericho Project, a leading nonprofit ending homelessness at its roots, today opens the doors to Kingsbridge Terrace, a unique, beautifully designed LEED-certified Veteran Residence in Bronx, NY, that is home to 76 veterans including those who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan....
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Fire Damages Landmark Bronx Theatre

A two-alarm Bronx fire has damaged Loews Paradise Theatre, a beloved City landmark....
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Gas Station Lines In Bronx

It is nearly impossible to find gas anywhere in Bronx and the rest of the City....
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MTA Slowly Getting On Track After Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy caused serious damaged to New York's transport system when it made landfall few days ago. The hurricane has flooded major terminals and left the city to implement new ways to ferry its citizens around....
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A List Of Subway Lines Running In NYC

Limited subway service will be restored at 2PM, Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office just tweeted. ...
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Mass Transit In The New York Region

New York City Buses: Bus service is free and will operate as close to a normal weekday schedule as possible on Wednesday, the Metropolitan Transportation ...
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Sandy Stops County Buses, Shuts Bronx River Parkway

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino ordered Sunday the suspension of the Bee-Line bus and ParaTransit services, and the closure of the Bronx River Parkway due to the impending arrival of Hurricane Sandy....
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NYC Residents Brace For Sandy's Arrival

After a Sunday filled with evacuations and placements in shelters for many New York City residents, the city is now bracing itself for the arrival of Hurricane Sandy....
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Missing Bronx Woman Found A Block Away From Home

A 44-year-old Bronx woman with a history of mental problems who went missing from Empire City Casino in Yonkers September 29, 2012 has been found....
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Red Cross Responds To Bronx Fire

After an early-morning 4-alarm fire tore through a vacant building on East 184 Street in Bronx, dozens of residents from two neighboring buildings were forced to evacuate their homes....
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Henry Hudson Bridge Going Cashless

New York City's Henry Hudson Bridge is going cashless....
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Free Weekly Immigration Services

Councilmember Fernando Cabrera along with CUNY Citizenship Now! will provide free confidential legal services to qualified immigrants to help them in their pursuit of U.S. citizenship....
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Bronx Columbus Day Parade To Celebrate Italian Heritage

The 36th annual Bronx Columbus Day Parade kicks off this Sunday for the annual celebration of Italian pride....
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3-Year-Old Falls To His Death In Bronx

A 3-year-old boy dangled from a fourth-story apartment’s window, screaming for help before he plunged to his death in Bronx on Saturday, police said. ...
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Neighbors Catch Man Leaping From Burning Apartment

Seventy-two-year-old Ronnie Poe is nursing a bruised heel, but his heart is full of praise and appreciation for longtime neighbors who stood underneath his Bronx apartment Thursday afternoon and caught him when he jumped to escape flames engulfing his kitchen....
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Peña del Bronx Celebrates 25 Years Of Struggle

The 25th birthday party of La Peña del Bronx is a great chance to celebrate, dance and hear some great music!

South Bronx Residents File New Claims To Fresh Direct Project

In a case that is set to heat up within the next few weeks, residents of the South Bronx community took one more step against the irresponsibly planned move of Fresh Direct to the Harlem River waterfront....
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Streambank Stabilization Projects Complete

Two restoration projects designed to ease erosion caused by flooding on the banks of the Bronx River in White Plains have been completed. They are among eight completed and pending projects within the Bronx River Parkway Restoration and three dozen countywide in Westchester....
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Celebrating 100 Years Of Tradition On Arthur Avenue

Going back centuries, the Ferragosto tradition recognizes the end of the harvest season and to enjoy the fruits of those labors. It is a way for families to engage in part of the Italian culture and coming together in a solid bond of family and friendship....
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The Mott Haven Voice Of The People Rally

We would like to inform the public that there will be a rally on March 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Thessalonica Christian Church in the Mott Haven section of Bronx.

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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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.