Articles by: Ross Keith

Cancer hitch-hikes on South Bronx highways

Cancer hitch-hikes on South Bronx highways

Health December 8, 2013 at 11:31 am 2 comments

“The air we breathe has become polluted with a mixture of cancer-causing substances,” said Dr. Kurt Straif. “We now know that outdoor air pollution is not only a major risk to health in general, but also a leading environmental cause of cancer deaths.”

Police beat: the week of Nov. 4 in crime

Police November 14, 2013 at 4:24 pm 1 comment

Violent robberies A man pressed a knife against a woman’s throat as her 8-year-old son watched during a robbery inside an elevator at 360 E. 138th St in the Mitchell Houses. Police said that on Nov. 6 at 10 p.m. the victim walked into the lobby with her son andRead More