Weekend travel advisory
If you're traveling around the borough this weekend, there are some construction projects and events to be on the lookout for.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
The Real Deal
Brooklyn trounces Manhattan in January multifamily sales
While January multifamily sales in New York City tumbled from December numbers, both the dollar volume and number of properties sold were bigger than in January of 2013, according to a monthly report from Ariel Property Advisors.
Scholarship at Bronx Studio School of Writers and Artists to honor slain student Alphonza Bryant III
The Bronx Studio School of Writers and Artists has started a scholarship to honor Alphonza Bryant III, a student who was gunned down in April 2013.
NYC Explosion Leaves Evangelical Church Grieving
Spanish Christian Church was destroye d March 12 due to a deadly gas explosion in East Harlem.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Black 47 to Play Bridge Street Live, 3/21
Black 47 will perform at Bridge Street Live on Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 8:00 PM.
City Councilmen, Hip-Hop Legends Push For Creation Of Hip-Hop Museum In The Bronx
Afrika Bambaataa, of the South Bronx, said the museum would look at the historical and cultural roots of hip-hop and the contributions made by break dancers and disc jockeys.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
City of New York
Notification issued 3/12/14 at 10:21AM. The New Haven Line Service into and out of Grand Central Terminal is temporarily suspended until further notice.
Here's How to Navigate Metro-North Service Disruptions Caused by Explosion
The commuter rail service suspended service on the tracks and rerouted travelers in both directions to stations in The Bronx.
The Best Oxtail in The Bronx Is Served at The Good Dine
The Good Dine, a primarily take out spot on bustling Westchester Avenue in Williamsbridge, is probably the Bronx's best Jamaican restaurant.
Crain's New York Business
The 2014 Startup Guide
Manhattan is home to 66 of the organizations, and Brooklyn has 14. The Bronx, Staten Island and Queens each have fewer than five.
New York Daily News
Bronx River Alliance get
The Bronx River Greenway River House will include office space, a nature classroom, boat storage and a multipurpose community room on the river in Starlight Park, near Hunts Point.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Officials: 19 Cases Of Measles Identified In Outbreak Across Upper Manhattan, The Bronx
Officials now say that they have seen 19 cases of measles in an outbreak that took place across parts of Manhattan and the Bronx.
Sources: Police Investigating After Body Found In Burned Car In The Bronx
Police are investigating after a body was found inside a car that was discovered burning in an alley on Allerton Avenue in the Bronx.
Bratton Shifting 100 NYPD Commanders in Massive Shakeup
About 100 NYPD commanders are expected to be transferred in a massive overhaul that continues Police Commissioner Bratton's shakeup of the NYPD, DNAinfo New York has learned.
Film School Rejects
Junkfood Cinema: Warriors of the Lost Films
For this second helping of Junkfood Cinema, Brian and Cargill first chew on a very important issue: ironic film appreciation.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Off-Duty NYPD Officer Accused Of Punching Man In The Bronx
An NYPD officer was arrested this past weekend, on allegations that he punched a man during a pickup football game in the Bronx.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Rent grows at faster rate than income upstate
Housing costs for renters and homeowners in New York soared compared to incomes over a 12-year period, a report Monday said.
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A Perfect Storefront: Golden Pizza
Haven't done one of these in a while. But this pizzeria, encountered by accident during a trip to The Bronx, seemed to fit the bill, what with the corner space, the hand-painted signage on both sides of the storefront, and the upper signs with the illustration of the pizza man flipping dough.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Konrad Adderley, Danny Rivera to perform 'MonkTango' at Pregones Theatre this Saturday
The Bronx's own Konrad Adderley will join forces with Puerto Rican artist Danny Rivera for a special concert this weekend.