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Comfort food, delivered

Comfort food, delivered

Business April 26, 2016 at 5:13 pm 1 comment

The Mott Haven-based owners of Lil’ Kitchen, Big Appetite, say they will deliver homemade Southern food to residents who long for consistency, in the neighborhood and across the city.

By Muri Assunção William Troncoso shows the fresh fruit fridge at Makey Deli.

Bodegas adapt to healthier diets

Economy, Health January 10, 2016 at 10:01 pm 0 comments

The Healthy Bodega Initiative, launched by a coalition of community-based organizations, aims to educate South Bronx residents about healthier food choices.

Brook Park reaps year-end harvest

Brook Park reaps year-end harvest

Environment, Parks, Spotlight November 28, 2015 at 4:06 pm 0 comments

Each year, Brook Park Community Garden enlists neighborhood youths to learn about urban gardening and grow their own produce.

The Bronx Salad will be available at area restaurants early next year.

Homegrown salad to soon show up on area menus

Health October 29, 2015 at 12:39 pm 0 comments

Two local chefs concocted a nutritious, five-ingredient salad at an event at the Old Bronx Courthouse on Tuesday. The Bronx Salad will be served in about a dozen local restaurants by early next year.

School kitchen staff prepares lunch for Mott Haven Community High School, H.E.R.O High School and New Visions Charter School.

Unions criticize high school lunch programs

Education, Jobs October 15, 2015 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

Cafeteria workers at a Mott Haven school say DOE policies that have increased the amount of paperwork they have to deal with is bad for them and bad for students.

Latin American restaurants enjoy boom

Latin American restaurants enjoy boom

Culture October 14, 2015 at 9:24 am 0 comments

Mexican and Honduran immigrants bring varied cuisine to Mott Haven For more than six years now, the Saavedra family has served provincial Mexican food in Mott Haven. And a lot of people know about it. At lunchtime on a workday, the family restaurant, La Morada – The Dwelling – is crowded andRead More

South Bronx Farmers Market enters second year

South Bronx Farmers Market enters second year

Parks July 15, 2015 at 8:29 pm 0 comments

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.

To the Editor: FreshDirect is not Mott Haven’s road to a better life

Environment, Jobs November 25, 2014 at 8:48 pm 2 comments

A former candidate for office speaks out against FreshDirect in the wake of the Nov. 17 public hearing in Mott Haven.