Lack of elevators at northwest Bronx subway stations is just the first on a list of complaints among local commuters.
First it was bicycle lanes sandwiching Broadway along Van Cortlandt Park. Now, if the city’s transportation department gets its way, it could be bus lanes just a mile or so south in Marble Hill.
Another run around the sun brought the Hudson River’s best party back to Riverdale. It was a weekend for sailors and landlubbers to rejoice in the river and the neighborhood’s lush landscape along the river’s edge. Families, performers and seafaring explorers convened on the College of Mount Saint Vincent’s campus to celebrate all things Hudson River.
On May 10, Andrew Mutnick left Sen. Alessandra Biaggi's office after just four months, citing the March 13 incident on the state senate floor as a catalyst for his departure. Just a couple weeks later, Mutnick’s deputy, Christian Amato, was fired.
The Kingsbridge Library is about far more than books. “We’re busy from the time we open in the morning to the time we close,” said Martha Gonzalez Buitrago, who manages the West …
Armed with a spade and a green iPad case hanging off his belt, Steve Brill prepared to lead a 25-member safari into the wilds of the city’s third largest park. An odd sight for the Bronx, perhaps, but otherwise just an average weekend for the self-described “wild man,” who claims to be the northeast’s leading expert in urban foraging.
Staten Island political leaders and decision makers seemed to celebrate the city planning commission backing down on proposed changes to the Special Natural Area District on Monday. But those feelings couldn't be shared in the Bronx — it appears the massive overhaul to the environmental greenbelt project will move forward here.
The city’s transportation department is eyeing three sites within the boundaries of Community Board 8 for installation of curbside electric vehicle charging stations. But such a proposal has had an icy reception from CB8’s traffic and transportation committee, putting discussion on hold.
Joel Guerrero spent all his life in Kingsbridge. He went to P.S. 86 and then the New School for the Leadership and the Arts.
They are a small program, with a roster boasting just 10 players. And the coaches? There are two, each working with the team on their own time.
Can you dig it?
Ruins of a Revolutionary War history may be buried beneath the vacant lots on Fairfield Avenue at West 230th Street. But a disagreement over terms for the Kingsbridge Historical Society to perform an archeological dig on the site means what lies there could remain a mystery.
It was a chance encounter on the street that led Joanne Lehman to become an artist.
They bounded into the recess yard, shedding coats, ahead of physical education teacher Anthony Hilliard. The crisp April afternoon was the perfect temperature for running outdoors. The group of fourth- and fifth-graders who make up P.S. 7’s Milton Fein Road Runners were eager to begin training.
Left to my own devices, I would prefer reading mysteries exclusively for entertainment. However, I discovered that there is a separate rack of both recently returned fiction and non-fiction at my local library.
Each time the 1 train passed overhead, Rafael Alvarez paused his speech out of fear the rumble of the El would drown out his voice. For Alvarez, his message of support for a commercial tenants rights bill needed to be heard.
Major League Baseball’s amateur draft is the holy grail for any player who hopes to make playing professional baseball a reality.
David Beim died peacefully at his home in Riverdale from cancer on June 6, 2019.
A man was delivering on the 600 block of West 237th Street on May 31, when a reckless driver reportedly confronted him, punching him in the face with a fist full of keys. Stopped at a stop sign around 4:15 p.m., the deliveryman told police he noticed the other driver was speeding.
A planned celebration this weekend that would have officially renamed the corner of West 231st Street and Godwin Terrace “Loeser’s Deli Place” has been postponed again.
Education officials unanimously approved adding a fourth school at the DeWitt Clinton High School campus despite vocal opposition from students, parents and alumni.