The Bronx News
Local news for The Bronx, NY continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
1 hr ago | CBS Local
Police on Tuesday were asking for help from the public in finding the man who attacked and sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl in the Bronx. Around 4:15 a.m. Monday, Sept.
4 hrs ago | SILive.com
How much: $22, 46.50 and $72 at Ticketmaster or the box office Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. STATEN ISLAND - Jason Mraz is incorporating the title of his biggest hit to deliver a special message to New York City: "I'm Yours" The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter's "Five Boroughs Tour" - a residency or sorts in celebration of his new album, "YES!" - is making its way to the borough's historic St. George Theatre this weekend. The 37-year-old singer-songwriter, who's based in San Diego, attended Manhattan's American Musical and Dramatic Academy for a year-and-a-half in the 1990s.
A boutique hotel with a cigar lounge and rooftop bar is on its way to the Hub as part of a series of upcoming projects, including an elegant new plaza and a proposed affordable housing complex which could potentially transform the famed Bronx district. The Hub, centered on East 149th Street and Melrose, Third and Willis avenues, is already a major transportation and retail center for The Bronx that sees hundreds of thousands of daily pedestrian visitors.
Young, now a hot-hitting Yankee , was prominently featured on Mets-Nationals tickets at Citi Field Saturday. The photo was of him running the bases with his name and Mets' uniform number above his shoulder.
The remembrance ceremony was held at 851 Grand Concourse. Friends and family members paid their respects to the 144 Bronx residents who perished 13 years ago.
Two people were killed and another critically injured when a Mini Cooper they were in careened into a tree in The Bronx, split in half and erupted in flames Friday morning, police said. The car was traveling south on the Bronx River Parkway when the driver lost control and hit a concrete barrier before smashing into the tree near Watson Avenue about 4:15 a.m., according to an NYPD spokesman.
Inmates are placed in solitary confinement at Rikers Island for "inexcusably extreme" amounts of time, a new report charges, "egregiously disproportionate" to the infractions they are alleged to have committed. While in solitary, it can be difficult for inmates to get access to the most basic of services, including food, showers, and phone time.
Bronx veterans gave News 12 The Bronx their opinion on President Barack Obama's speech Wednesday night about how he plans to combat the terror group ISIS. In his speech, Obama said he was authorizing airstrikes in Syria for the first time, along with more in Iraq.
Police on Thursday were asking for help in finding a suspect in an attempted rape in the Eastchester section of the Bronx. Around 11:30 p.m. Sept.
The Bronx Brewery is seeking a full-time tasting room manager as it gears up to pour pints at its new Port Morris facility. Scene on the roof at 7 Bruckner Boulevard in the South Bronx where Chris Gallant and Damian Brown are co-founders of The Bronx Brewery, which will produce Bronx Pale Ale.
Firefighters are on the scene of a three-alarm fire in the Bronx that has left at least six people injured. The fire broke out at a home along Decatur Avenue in Norwood around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday and quickly went to a third alarm.
Born in Ireland and raised in The Bronx, he has worked at many bars and also owned a few himself. In 2009, Henry, 34, co-founded the Bronx Brewery , whose beers can now be found in about 600 restaurants and 500 grocery stores.
The Bronx's dreamy new mall - the first indoor, suburban-style mall built in New York City in 40 years - is causing nightmares for some longstanding store owners. Shoppers have been flocking to the Mall at Bay Plaza forsaking the businesses that operate in the outdoor shopping center at the plaza's eastern tip.
The Bronx News Video
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:10 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC