Grand Concourse has the largest collection of Art Deco buildings in the world.
New York City lawmakers and business owners want to lure the Pope to the Bronx.
Pope Francis has plans to visit New York City in September, and a committee that includes Congressman Jose Serrano (D-NY 15), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the 161 Street Business Improvement District are persuading the pontiff to come to the outer borough.
The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene wants more New Yorkers to know they can PrEP themselves against HIV. PrEP, or pre-exposure prophylaxis is a new drug treatment that can be taken by people at a higher risk for HIV, like those who have a partner with the disease.
It’s the first day of Hannukkah! A beautiful, minor holiday made big because of its proximity to Christmas. Even better this year for the countless families who celebrate both Hannukkah and Christmas—the eight days of Hanukkah ends just in time for Christmas Eve.
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On a recent Friday afternoon, the line to fill grocery bags at Part of the Solution or POTS in the Bronx was about ten people deep.
Police officer has always been one of the coolest professions, up there with astronaut and rock star. But is it still that way in New York City?