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Participatory Budgeting 2015 winners announced

Participatory Budgeting 2015 winners announced

Education, Government April 30, 2015 at 12:02 pm 0 comments

Eight Mott Haven schools will divide $1 million for new air conditioning and technology upgrades after project proposals to fund them received the highest number of votes from local residents in this year’s Participatory Budgeting initiative.

Participatory Budgeting Vote 2015: April 11-19

Education, Housing April 10, 2015 at 12:57 pm 0 comments

Councilwoman urges residents to get out and vote This year’s Participatory Budgeting voting in Mott Haven kicks off on April 11 and will run through April 19. City Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito has pledged to devote $2 million from her discretionary budget to the five items that receive the most votes from residentsRead More

NYCHA elevators leave tenants stranded

NYCHA elevators leave tenants stranded

Housing December 8, 2014 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

For the lucky ones, broken elevators just add frustration to an already long day. But for the elderly or disabled, they can mean missed doctor’s appointments or cancelled meetings with social service providers.

Summer program connects kids, arts

Summer program connects kids, arts

Art, Education September 11, 2014 at 11:25 am 1 comment

Workshops for children on the grounds of Mitchel Houses this summer helped keep kids active and engaged.

New senior apartments proposed

New senior apartments proposed

Housing August 1, 2014 at 6:23 pm 0 comments

Mott Haven seniors who contend that services for their age group are scarce hope the proposed expansion of one neighborhood facility is a step in the right direction.

A group of residents and developers surveys an abandoned gas station on 138th St. on June 26.

Developers eye public housing

Business, Housing July 2, 2013 at 8:07 pm 2 comments

Feds ask residents to help plan sweeping change On a walking tour of Mott Haven in June, residents were asked to think big about the kinds of improvements they would want to see a federal development project bring to the neighborhood in the near future. But although they acknowledged thereRead More

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

Police beat: Dec. 3-9

Police beat: Dec. 3-9

Police December 14, 2012 at 3:24 pm 0 comments

Robbing for Apples The Charter High School for Engineering, Architecture and Construction Industries in Melrose fell victim to a crook who stole over $42,000 worth of laptops sometime in September, police from the 40th Precinct said. Principal Eugene Foley, who reported the theft, said the thieves had broken locks andRead More