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A large section of a building's brick facade collapsed in the Bronx early afternoon Monday. A 25 feet section of the building's facade came tumbling down to the ground shortly after 1 p.m., FDNY says. Officials responded to the scene on 849 Sound View Ave. in Soundview and evacuated the surrounding ...
... students have the ability to soak up some rays in New York City's third largest park. Playing fields and playgrounds hug the park's edges, surrounding a richly forested heartland fed by Tibbetts Brook. Van Cortlandt Park is also home to the country's first public golf course, the oldest house in the Bronx, ...

Cops say they are hunting a robber who has targeted his victims in the same Bronx apartment building twice in two months. The NYPD says on April 12, a man who uses a walker was inside his Morrisania apartment on Third Avenue walking toward the door when the robber blindsided him and yanked him ...
Three people were suffered serious injuries Monday after a car crashed into another vehicle, sending it into a restaurant in the Bronx, officials said. "The two guys were like really helpless," a witness said. "They couldn't move, so they had to cut the car to get them out," she explained, describing first ...
After Tuesday, the new makeup of the New York state Senate could pave the way for a Democratic takeover. But the party needs two races to go its way. Democrat Shelley Mayer is running for an open seat in Westchester County, and Luis Sepulveda is the Democrat running for the open seat in the Bronx.
“By supporting people with mental health conditions and strengthening the bonds within our communities, the NYC Mural Arts Project is part of the City's effort to bring neighborhoods together and change the conversation around mental health,” Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett said in a statement.

The family of a man shot and killed by police in the Bronx has filed a $50 million lawsuit against New York City and the NYPD. Mario Sanabria, 69, allegedly picked up a machete when officers came in with a no-knock warrant in what turned out to be a mistaken raid. His family says he believed these were ...
A dog attacked a woman and tore off her ear in the Bronx on Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities and witnesses. The 57-year-old woman also had hand injuries after the attack at a playground at the Eastchester Houses in Laconia about 4:30 p.m., witnesses said. They said the woman was ...
The Department of Citywide Administrative Services is slated to unveil its 500th electric vehicle charger at the Bronx Theatre High School Wednesday. The marquee station is also one of 37 solar-powered chargers, which have panels that can move to track and capture sunlight. DCAS, which manages most ...
... call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). ---------- * More Bronx news * Send us a news tip * Download the abc7NY app for breaking news alerts · Report a Typo. Related Topics: subway crimeslashingattempted robberyBronxNew York City.

Police need your help identifying a man accused of breaking into a Bronx day care center. Detectives believe the man in this surveillance video entered the day care center at Sedgwick Avenue and Richmond Plaza in Morris Heights last week. They say he entered through an unlocked door, and stole cell ...
"I am very confident that our extensive, national search has found New York City the best person to lead the nation's largest school system into the future." Shortly after Carvalho's announcement, many people turned to social media to express their confusion and frustration with his decision to back down.
... guard were injured in a 2011 shooting there. It also blamed the shooting on a Schenectady, New York, gun shop. The hospital did not immediately comment on the lawsuit. Related Topics: shootinghospitalcrimebronx lebanon hospitalu.s. & worldworkplace shootingNew YorkSouth BronxNew York City.
Over in Midtown West, Ousia was also out of commission for over seven weeks after a sprinkler pipe burst, but it's back in business with a month-long promotoin to donate $1 for every glass of wine purchased to Riverkeeper, a local organization that works to protect NYC's drinking water supply and restore ...
The city has contracted Habitat for Humanity New York City and the Almat Group to jointly develop this project, which will remain affordable for up to 40 years. The apartments will be sold through the city's lottery system, and if an owner wishes to sell before the regulatory period ends, “they may realize up to ...
A nine-year-old boy pepper sprayed several people inside his Bronx school Tuesday, leaving several injured. Police say the boy found the bottle in the cafeteria at P.S. 182 in Castle Hill. About 30 kids suffered eye and throat irritation, and some had trouble breathing, but no one was seriously hurt.
There is no word yet on what caused the fire. The blaze caused major traffic delays through the area during rush hour. ---------- * More Bronx news * Send us a news tip * Download the abc7NY app for breaking news alerts · Report a Typo. Related Topics: fireBronxNew York City · Email. share; share; tweet ...
New York City's population reached a record high last year of over 8.6 million and has climbed 5.5 percent since 2010, according to a Department of City ... From 2010 to 2017, New York City led the rest of the state in population growth, with the Bronx emerging as the fastest-growing county in the state.


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