A leading drug rehab organization with clinics and temporary housing for recovering drug users in Mott Haven, is expected to run out of money on Sept. 21, leaving uncertainty for its clients and the neighborhood.
Tenants at a Morrisania building say they’ve been without gas since April. The management company says they’re still working on it.
A form of synthetic marijuana known as K2 has made inroads in the Hub, worrying many that if it is not addressed quickly, the problem could spiral out of control.
Bronxites had a chance to sound off over concerns about Legionnaires’ disease at a Town Hall on Aug. 3. The borough president and the mayor both say legislative changes are on the way to clean suspect HVAC cooling towers.
Parents of students at four Morrisania public schools have filed suit against the city to block a new charter school from co-locating in their building.
Residents of NYCHA’s Mott Haven Houses on Alexander Ave. are slated to receive free Internet access as part of a federal initiative recently announced by President Obama.
The South Bronx Farmers Market on 138th Street, now in its second year of operation, has partnered with community garden La Finca del Sur to sell the locally grown produce.
Rising fifth graders from MS 223 sound off on whether FreshDirect’s move to Mott Haven will benefit the neighborhood.
A total of 12 cooling towers have tested positive for Legionnaires’ disease in the South Bronx, but the infection rate continues to decline.
The 40th Precinct has a new commanding officer: Deputy Inspector Carlos Valdez.
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. says that the mayor’s recent public assurances he will protect the public from the latest outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease ring hollow. Yesterday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the city would promptly clean air conditioning towers found to contain the bacteria that causes the potentially fatal airborne disease, to alleviate concerns over spreads of […]
City pinpoints source of latest Legionnaire’s outbreak to at least two cooling towers in the South Bronx.