Post Tagged with: "Grand Concourse"

Yankee Stadium businesses slump

Yankee Stadium businesses slump

Business November 22, 2013 at 2:00 pm 1 comment

After a summer of little cheer for Yankee fans, local businesses are paying the price.

A new art work on 149th St. and the Grand Concourse.

Static on the Concourse

Art November 15, 2013 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

New public work is the artist’s rendering of TV static.

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. joined postal workers at a rally against proposed cuts at the main Bronx post office on 149th Street. Last Chrismas Eve, the USPS announced it put the historic building up for sale.

Pols say “no” to closure of PO

Economy, Government March 21, 2013 at 7:54 pm 2 comments

Elected officials are challenging the US Postal Service’s attempts to sell the historic post office building at the corner of 149th St. and the Grand Concourse.

Superheroes with a Bronx accent

Art, Culture March 8, 2013 at 4:30 am 0 comments

Bronx Heroes Mp4 from Hunts Point on Vimeo. Borough’s culture is regular feature of group’s comic When most people think of comic book heroes, Batman and Superman come to mind. Ray Felix wants them to add the Boogie Down to the list.

Police beat: Dec. 17-23

Police, Uncategorized December 30, 2012 at 11:40 am 0 comments

Shooting A nighttime shooting on Park Avenue was captured on the security cameras of a nearby strip club, police said. Just before 4 a.m. on Dec. 23, a 29-year-old man walking past Sin City was shot twice in the leg from behind, according to the Bronx District Attorney’s office. TrevorRead More

In the news, June 21-28

Environment, News, Police, Politics June 21, 2010 at 8:53 am 1 comment

A Book Fair on the sidewalk in front of the Bronx Museum on the Grand Concourse at 165th Street this weekend has been organized to call attention to the absence of bookstores in the Bronx. The fair, on Sunday, June 27, from noon-5 p.m., will feature books, magazines and comics,Read More

Trees talk on the Grand Concourse

Trees talk on the Grand Concourse

Art, Environment July 20, 2009 at 3:01 pm 0 comments

By Jeanmarie Evelly [email protected] The Grand Concourse, the iconic boulevard that stretches along four miles of the Bronx, has 100 years of stories to tell. This summer and fall, Bronx residents are lending their voices to share those stories—through the trees that line the street’s parks and sidewalks. The TreeRead More