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In the wake of recent incidents of racial bias on college campuses, New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo pledged to protect all victims of discrimination and to prosecute hate crime, according to his … more
The holidays are a time for people to get together, and Thanksgiving was no exception for the religious communities in Riverdale. On Nov. 21, members from the community visited the Van Cortlandt … more
A walk through Kingsbridge on a sunny Thursday afternoon was more than just a stroll through the neighborhood for local residents, it was an opportunity to have their voices heard. … more
The Department of Environmental Protection wants to begin large-scale reconstruction at Jerome Park Reservoir, in a project that would go on for the next few years and would involve the arrival of … more
Local residents, veterans and politicians gathered for an array of ceremonies marking Veterans Day during the past week in the northwest Bronx, while New York officials offered congratulations and … more
rThe Parks Department plans to spend $4.2 million during the next few years on improving design and accommodations in Van Cortlandt Park near the entrance at W. 242nd Street, and is collecting public … more
In the week since President-elect Donald Trump’s surprise win over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a wave of protests and bias attacks have swept the nation, largely among younger … more
Bronx Councilman Andrew Cohen announced the winner of his inaugural “Activist of the Month” award, in an effort to encourage residents of his 11th District to become engaged and involved … more
The New York City Housing Authority has promised residents of two of its housing complexes in the northwest Bronx that their apartments would not go without heat or hot water this winter, as they did … more
Each year, Public Advocate Letitia James releases a renewed list of 100 landlords with as many as 2,000 housing violations.  Likewise, each year, news outlets tell tenants to check if their … more
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