Monday, February 23, 2009

Round'em Up

Here are a bunch of Bronx-related stories we've rounded up you, our lovely readers, while trolling the interweb with our horse and lasso this fine morning:

New York Post takes an extensive look at how certain resilient Bronx hoods have improved thanks to both public and private investment [New York Post]

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Andrew Freedman home on the Grand Concourse, complete with photos
[Bronx Bohemian]

Bad couple of weeks public relations-wise for Riverdale... Katie Bindley takes a look at the 'blighted commercial strip' of Riverdale Avenue [New York Times]

Bronx Underground's Anita Colby in the spotlight for her use of social networking sites to promote concerts
[Daily News]

Spotlight on South Bronx community activist Majora Carter

'Casitas' scattered through the Bronx being considered for landmarking
[New York Times]

'Bronx Day' in North Carolina brings former Bronxites together to reminisce

Bronx pol Jeff Klein calls for taxpayer giftcards
[New York Post]

Star-Ledger supports Carrion's rise to new urban policy position in DC

More on the testing of the 3-door bus in the BoogieDown

The Bronx is the crappiest borough (as far as dog poop goes anyway...)
[New York Post]

Bronx Dems backing Diaz for Beep position, and more...
[Bronx Press Politics]

A closer look at the opposite verdicts reached in the 'Black Sunday' blaze
[New York Times]

Bronx doc wants to provide subsidized mental healthcare to residents

North East Bronx Senior Center celebrates couples married over 50 years... Council Member James Vacca was there to offer his congratulations. []

A Norwood woman was murdered 20 years ago, and the case finally goes to trial via video conferencing in Montenegro [New York Times]

Coverage of Bronx Albanians celebrating the 1 year anniversary of Kosovo's independence []

Bronx boxer credits the sport with saving her life [Daily News]

Fordham Place development in the spotlight again []


1 comment:

Bronx Bohemian said...

Thanx ErLu for including my post in your Round Up!
You are Deers!!