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Rental assistance program stifled by technical difficulties, landlords

Some Bronx housing advocates are worried that the city program designed to help protect low-income residents from being evicted is...

Photo exhibit casts lens on Latin American hardships

A new exhibit at the Bronx Documentary Center highlights life in Latin America through the eyes of photojournalists from the...

Slain high school athlete memorialized

Brandon Hendricks, the standout basketball player from James Monroe High School who was fatally shot in June 2020, was memorialized...

Exhibition underscoring themes of oppression and racism marks museum’s 50th anniversary

The Bronx Museum of The Arts is celebrating its 50th anniversary with Amerika, God Bless You If It’s Good To...

Bronx seniors document trying times

When Rhynna Santos speaks about teaching photography, it's hard to tell what excites her more: the craft or the people...

La Central is officially open

South Bronxites who’ve gone apartment hunting regularly ask how affordable the city’s “affordable housing” really is for them. The developers...

New Yorkers urge Council to fund community land trusts

Community land trusts are gaining momentum across the city, and a majority of New Yorkers want city government to fund...

Rap royalty break ground on Hip Hop museum, South Bronx community responds

Last year, hip hop garnered the highest volume of audio and video streams of any genre — surpassing rock and...

Bronx voters favor Adams for mayor, Gibson for BP in Democratic Primaries

Facing a spike in crime and an economic downturn propelled by the pandemic, New York City voters turned out Tuesday...

Bronxites vote on June 22

Voters who didn’t cast their ballots early in the 2021 primary elections can hit the polls to vote tomorrow, June...

NYCHA residents keep pressure on mayor to fire Public Housing CEO

NYCHA residents continued to let Mayor Bill de Blasio know they're angry with his choice for Housing Authority CEO Gregory...

Bronx on its way to economic recovery, says State Comptroller

After a decade of economic growth, the Bronx took a heavy hit from the pandemic, according to a new report...

Early voting begins

Early voting starts today across the city, and extends through June 20. Election day is June 22. This year, New...

Vaccinations happening in train stations, freebies coming soon as rewards

How about getting vaccinated at the train station? Or how about getting some tickets to some New York City attractions...

Free ticket to a game if you get vaccinated at the ball parks

Take me out to the vaccine – and then the game?  You betcha! In an effort to get more COVID-19...

New York extends eviction moratorium through summer

The state has extended the hold on residential and small business evictions until Aug. 31. The moratorium expired on May...

Bronx-focused podcast finishes first season as Webby award nominee

With only one season under its belt, the Go Bronx Podcast is up for a Webby Award in the Best...

Schools chancellor talks summer and fall plans with South Bronx families

New York City Schools Chancellor Meisha Porter got a hearty welcome home from about 200 South Bronx parents and educators...

City budget proposal would create 15,000 more 3-K slots this fall

Two-thirds of New York City’s 3-year-olds would have access to a free 3-K education starting this fall and all city...

DMX’s final bark: We say farewell to “The Dog”

There has been a sudden boom in traffic on the corner of Burke and Holland avenues in the Williamsbridge section...

Here’s what Bronx businesses need to know about the Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Restaurants, bars, bodegas and food trucks in the Bronx will play a critical role in New York City's economic recovery....

149th Street and Bikes: Concern over lack of safety

As Tom Proctor, 33, starts his routine bike ride through his Mott Haven neighborhood, he thinks twice before riding through...

New York set to lose a congressional seat after census release 

The census bureau released its initial data set on Monday, setting the stage for a national redistricting that occurs every...

What Biden’s infrastructure plan could mean for the Bronx

President Joe Biden released a $2 trillion infrastructure bill on April 1, 2021 which, if passed, would significantly address some...

Marijuana legalization to bring economic opportunity in the South Bronx

With recreational use of marijuana now legal in New York, many in the South Bronx are readying for new economic...

Walk-in vaccination sites open for New Yorkers 50 or older

All New Yorkers 50 and up are not able to walk-in to any city-run COVID-19 vaccination site without an appointment....

Bronx activists look at Community Land Trusts as a way to create more greenspace

As huge waterfront projects are being built around the South Bronx by private entities, community organizers and advocates are starting...

Activistas traen sus ideales desde Puerto Rico al Bronx

Un domingo de marzo por la tarde, después de una tormenta de nieve, una figura solitaria con pantalones de deporte,...

Bronx Lacrosse breaks from the norm

While basketball and baseball remain king in the South Bronx, a small but growing number of young athletes of color...

What sets this Bruckner Boulevard apartment building apart

Bianca Ortiz’s favorite thing about her Bruckner Boulevard apartment is the light that pours in through the large windows. It’s...

Grassroots organizations work to get vaccine shots in arms as NYCHA falls short

For Dana Elden, tenant president of the St. Mary’s Park Houses, helping those in her development grapple with Covid-19 has...

Why has NYCHA decided on the Blueprint?

The New York City Housing Authority needs money -- a lot of it. Most of its apartment units are considered...

How New Yorkers Cut Out of Unemployment and Stimulus Checks Can Tap $2.1B Fund

This article was originally published on Apr 8 at 5:44pm EDT by THE CITY Some 300,000 undocumented New Yorkers are...

More students likely to resume in-person learning with new opt-in period

South Bronx families and students across the city have an opportunity this week to opt back into in-person learning, thanks...

Garden activists bring ideals from Puerto Rico to Melrose

On a Sunday afternoon in March after a snowstorm, a lone figure in sweatpants, a fanny pack and a knitted...

NYPD addresses Mott Haven public safety concerns

Community Board 1 finally got the public meeting it has been urging the City for since early last year: a...

The Bronx Night Market returns to Fordham Plaza, but it’s rooted in Mott Haven

On April 3, Bronxites and New Yorkers from all over will head to Fordham Plaza as the Bronx Night Market...

Bronx Terminal Market’s pop-up pantry going on one year of service

On a muggy Friday morning in March, dozens of people lined up outside of the Bronx Terminal Market awaiting their...

New age group eligible for the vaccine as city sees rising COVID-19 positivity rate

New York residents ages 50 and older are now able to be vaccinated. The expansion of eligibility, which started Tuesday,...

A year into remote learning, South Bronx students still don’t have equitable access to devices, internet but the community won’t stop fighting for these students

Hunts Point Community Partnership Director Shamekia Gordon distributes Chromebooks to a community student as part of Covid Relief efforts. Photo:...

New source of funding available to Bronx nonprofit organizations

The Citi Foundation has launched a $25 million fund to support nonprofit organizations providing direct technical assistance to small businesses...

How will South Bronx residents benefit from the $1.9 trillion federal relief package?

Stimulus Checks – Stimulus checks of $1,400 will be sent directly to qualifying Bronx residents or into any direct deposit...

As trash builds up in Melrose, Salamanca Jr. addresses illegal dumping

In the section of Melrose where Roy Ben-Moshe lives, trash is piling up. He has taken to Twitter to report...

Small businesses surrounding Yankee Stadium gear up after long off-season

With the Yankees in spring training in Florida, Bronx businesses surrounding Yankee Stadium are eagerly anticipating the start of the...

Taking Back Space: Capping the Cross Bronx Expressway

By the time Justin Sanchez was seven years old, he learned how to administer albuterol to his three-year-old sister to...

Bronx NYCHA improvements haven’t sold other public housing residents on RAD and Blueprint

The Betances Houses in Mott Haven recently got a major facelift -- new appliances, bathrooms, windows, security cameras and mold...

The eviction moratorium pause ends Feb. 26. Here’s what you need to do

This article was originally published on Feb 24 at 12:25pm EST by THE CITY Ben Fractenberg/THE CITY When the state...

Teaching more than just baseball at the New York Sluggers Academy

With the commencement of spring training, the two words that baseball enthusiasts want to hear are “play ball.” And with...

Smaller Bronx businesses get local financial support

As the COVID-19 virus spread throughout New York City and restaurants were forced to rely solely on takeout and deliveries,...

Two mass vaccination hubs to open 24 hours

One-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine now available With new supplies of COVID vaccines pouring into NYC this week, Yankee Stadium...