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Mott Haven bus is on the chopping block

Government March 23, 2009 at 6:04 pm 0 comments

By Lindsay A. Lazarski [email protected] Every Sunday morning for more than 10 years Zena Charin has taken the Bx 4 along Westchester Avenue to attend religious services at the Vishnu Mandir Temple; one of only four Hindu temples in the Bronx. But she may not have that option any moreRead More

A Mott Haven treasure hunt

A Mott Haven treasure hunt

Art March 18, 2009 at 3:05 pm 0 comments

Finding a new art world can be a challenge The Mott Haven art world can be difficult to find. It is tucked away in a dark jazz café on the corner of Alexander Avenue, up a 5-floor walk-up through a narrow apartment or in a corner restaurant hidden under theRead More

Education Dept. vetoes school for green jobs

Education Dept. vetoes school for green jobs

Education March 1, 2009 at 8:16 am 2 comments

The city Department of Education has rejected a proposal to create a high school based on the ideas of the founder of Sustainable South Bronx and devoted to training students for jobs that can improve the environment.

Mott Haven, Melrose have buildings worth saving

Mott Haven, Melrose have buildings worth saving

Politics February 27, 2009 at 6:03 am 1 comment

A community garden, three churches, a subway station, and a mid-1970s housing project should be preserved as New York City landmarks, a commission appointed by Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion has concluded.