Nearly a year after Hurricane Maria wrecked the island’s landscape, Puerto Rico is still a long way from recovery. With that in mind, some Lehman College students ditched a summer time at the beach and instead traveled to the Caribbean island to help rebuild damaged communities there.
The Hudson River could be on the brink of its demise. At least according to some environmentalists dreading construction of massive storm barriers the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers might build on waterways around the city.
Randy Goodman was never afraid of an international adventure.
Seton Park may soon become “Seton Skate Park.” Well, not exactly, but the park between West 235th and 232nd streets is slated to get a few renovations — including a skate park — thanks to funding from Bronx borough president Ruben Diaz Jr., Councilman Andrew Cohen and Sen. Jeffrey Klein.
Who said space camp was just for the kids? The Honeywell Educators at Space Academy is designed for teachers like Carolina Castro from Riverdale/Kingsbridge Academy, and is attended by educators from all over the world.
IT'S A NICE DAY TO SHOP ...
In an urban area such as the Bronx, farms are few and far between. But thanks to The Riverdale Y Sunday Market, that’s all changing — one kosher pickle at a time.
There was not a dry eye in sight as Ariana Sanchez walked across the stage last June to pick up her high school diploma.
Anna Dolgov, a globetrotting, polyglot journalist and former editor at The Riverdale Press, died after suffering a stroke in her Riverdale apartment last Saturday. She was 47.
“It’s been a fascinating career — I feel very lucky to have lived it.”
Years ago, I chanced on Untermyer Park. I remember green lawns and the ruins of some stone structures, but nothing more.
The Great Santini
Michelangelo’s greatest work may be on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City.
The walls inside Hector Diaz’s office are covered with awards from a number of Little League and softball teams.
The O’Hagan twins are finally separating, with Patrick going to Colgate, and Pierce to Boston College.
It’s been two months since a couple hundred people gathered at the Riverdale Temple to share their thoughts on a proposed expansion of the Hebrew Home at Riverdale.
That salivation-triggering smell of slabs of sizzling beef wafted through the air on the last day of July as summer’s fleeting grilling season marched irreversibly toward fall.
He is more than 2,300 miles away from both his childhood home in Miami Beach, and his collegiate home of Manhattan College. And he is surrounded by people he has known for roughly a month.
Colette Coman, 90, passed away on July 21, 2018, in The Allen Hospital, with her family by her side.
Neither longing nor even the passage of time can magically bring back stolen property. It just goes on missing.