Articles by: Kathryn Casteel

Tech ecosystem booms in the Bronx

Tech ecosystem booms in the Bronx

Education, Jobs February 7, 2016 at 1:13 pm 1 comment

A business that recently opened in Mott Haven, MetaBronx, aims to change the face of the tech world by providing fledgling tech companies a boost.

Bikers help inaugurate the Randall's Island Connector.

Randall’s Island Connector opens in Port Morris

Government, Parks, Spotlight November 20, 2015 at 11:47 am 3 comments

Almost a decade after the project was announced, Randall’s Island is finally accessible to South Bronx residents via a new pathway over the Bronx Kill.

Funding restored for sexual assault programs

Government, Health November 7, 2015 at 3:06 pm 0 comments

Over the past year, two groups battling sexual assault have teamed up with the governor to ensure programs for victims are restored. Governor Andrew Cuomo has pledged to restore $4.6 million for rape crisis centers across the state, thanks to a collaboration with the New York City Alliance Against SexualRead More

The  Roberto Clemente Plaza construction site.

Roberto Clemente Plaza faces more delays

Business October 26, 2015 at 5:26 pm 1 comment

Disputes over contracts and financing have led to yet more delays in finishing construction of Roberto Clemente Plaza in the Hub, more than a decade after the city first proposed it.