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Visitation School Open House

In our continuing effort to provide information on local schools, here’s news of another open house:  Tuesday January 31st, 9:00 am to 10:30 am 171 West 239th Street 718 543-2250 “Catholic Education and Academic Excellence in a Caring, Disciplined Environment” Visitation is a small school with a dedicated and experienced faculty. They offer: christian values […]

New Traffic Light at 234th & Bailey Place!

New Traffic Light at 234th & Bailey Place!

Member Bob Drake writes: Having lived on Fort Independence Street since 1994, I had made the trek down Bailey Place and across Bailey Avenue to shop on Broadway thousands of times, and I had always been frustrated as I crossed Bailey Avenue on the painted crosswalk that seemed to be invisible to traffic. New York […]

New charter school seeks students, teachers – The Riverdale Press

        This new charter middle school is opening at the intersection of W 231st Street and Corlear Avenue. The attached Riverdale Press article gives info on open houses, and how to apply. As this is the season when parents are looking for schools for their children, we will post information on schools. […]

Historic District Council names FIPNA area for preservation

Historic District Council names Port Morris Gantries and Van Cortlandt Village for preservation Powerful advocacy group recognizes two Bronx sites BY DANIEL BEEKMAN / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Published: Friday, January 13 2012 Two remarkable but unheralded Bronx sites could be remembered, restored and reborn thanks to recognition from a powerful advocacy group. The Historic District Council […]

Croton Monitoring Committee — Time to raise our voices?

On the following agenda for the Croton Filtration Monitoring Committee, you will see several interesting issues that affect us.  You may have read about the fakery by which the $200 million which the State Legislature required the DEP to give for parks in the Bronx basically was used to replace Parks funding, leading to no […]