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The Bronx

  1. covid diary
    Eight People, Sheltering in 900 Square FeetSince the middle of March, four generations of Shawn Davis’s family have been quarantining together in her apartment in Hunts Point, the Bronx.
  2. the city
    Shafted: NYCHA Elevator Chief SuspendedPosters went up barring Ivo Nikolic from NYCHA properties in an ongoing probe into elevator maintenance in the city’s sprawling public housing system.
  3. crime
    An Oral History of New York’s Largest Gang BustTwo years after law enforcement arrested 120 gang members in the Bronx, the community is still debating whether it made them safer.
  4. reasons to love new york
    A Reason to Love New York for Every Day of 2017 (So Far)In an attempt to prove it hasn’t been such an awful year after all…
  5. Firefighter Killed After Possible Drug Den Explodes in the BronxMore than ten people were injured.
  6. Sanitation Truck Falls Into Sinkhole In BronxThe hole has been there for years.
  7. 1 Dead, 13 Sick in the Most Recent Wave of Legionnaires’ DiseaseFifteen cooling centers have also tested positive for the Legionella bacterium in the Bronx.
  8. outbreaks
    3 More People Have Died of Legionnaires’ Disease in the BronxMore than 80 people have been infected so far.
  9. very sad things
    Teen Who Fell Off Bronx Rooftop While Fleeing Cops DiesAwful.
  10. crimes and misdemeanors
    Bronx Teaching Assistant Accused of Raping Mentally Disabled TeenShe has been fired.
  11. horrible things
    Kids From Africa Beaten and Called ‘Ebola’ in the BronxToday in “teens are the worst.”
  12. early and awkward
    Andrew Cuomo Is Losing the Coveted Sopranos Cast Member Vote“And they call me Big Pussy?” says the man who played Sal Bonpensiero.
  13. very sad and scary things
    Bronx Man Decapitates Himself in PublicA “spectacularly gruesome suicide.”
  14. messing with texas
    Ted Cruz Just Lost the BronxNot that he ever had it to begin with.
  15. new york’s finest
    Cop Arrested for Drunken Break-in and BeatingThis happened just a few hours after he won a policing award.
  16. scary things
    Security Camera Captures Terrifying Bronx Bodega ShootingThe suspect hasn’t been caught yet.
  17. awful things
    Bronx Man May Have Been Killed While ‘Elevator Surfing’Though his girlfriend says he was just trying to get out of a stuck car.
  18. only in new york?
    New York Tourist Boat Comes Across Sight That Customers Probably Can’t Un-SeeCops pulling a dead body out of the water.
  19. crimes and misdemeanors
    Charges Reduced for Bronx Teen Who Fatally Stabbed Former Friend14-year-old Noel Estevez will not be tried as an adult.
  20. very sad things
    14-Year-Old Stabbed Classmate After BullyingNoel Estevez was charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter on Thursday.
  21. crimes and misdemeanors
    Cop Shot Through Hat, 15-Year-Old Shot in Back During Gang ClashAn ugly night in the Bronx.
  22. new york’s finest
    NYPD Officer Arrested for Injuring Girlfriend With His CarAnd then leaving the scene.
  23. very sad things
    Bronx Teen Commits Suicide After Getting Caught Cheating on TestReally awful.
  24. very sad things
    Naked Man Carrying Roses and Urn Jumps Into Harlem River Searchers still haven’t found him.
  25. school daze
    Substitute Teacher Fired for Asking Kids for Relationship Advice She kept it G-rated.
  26. neighborhood news
    Dr. Zizmor’s Bronx Mansion Is Still on the Market Like the dermatologist’s subway posters, the home features “remarkable architectural detail of a bygone era.”
  27. lawsuits
    Woman Says That Ex-NYPD Boss Repeatedly Assaulted Her at Bronx HospitalIn a horrifying lawsuit.
  28. crimes and misdemeanors
    Three More People Arrested for Using Bronx Day Cares As Stash HousesTwo pounds of cocaine were found in some SpongeBob SquarePants bedding.
  29. worst landlords
    Bronx Tenants Sue After 113 Calls to 311 Fail to Restore Heat, Hot WaterThey want their landlord to address 194 open violations.
  30. crimes and misdemeanors
    Handy Thieves Cut Their Way Into Neighbor’s ApartmentThey’re not exactly lithe.
  31. crimes and misdemeanors
    Heroin Dealers Offer ‘iPhone,’ ‘NFL,’ and ‘Government Shutdown’ Varieties Also: “Olympic 2012,” “McDonald’s,” and “Lady Gaga.”
  32. explosions
    Mystery Bronx Explosion Part of a Lillo Brancato Release PartyFireworks for the Bronx Tale actor.
  33. crazy things
    Major Deegan Pilot Might Be in Trouble With WifeHis wife sounds a little annoyed.
  34. amazing news
    Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in the BronxOn the Major Deegan Expressway.
  35. happy things
    Mailman Catches Twin Babies Thrown From Burning Bronx Building“I was ready to catch.”
  36. terrible things
    It’s Like Taking Earrings From a Baby …Day-care worker gets busted.
  37. terrible things
    Man Decapitated by Subway in the BronxWitnesses describe the absolutely horrifying scene.
  38. heroes
    One-Armed, One-Legged Man Saves Two Babies From Bronx Fire“The man was hanging onto the balcony with one hand.”
  39. sad things
    Bronx Apartment Fire Kills Three Young Children [Updated]The Friday night blaze is preliminarily being blamed on candles.
  40. very sad things
    Cab Driver Allegedly Chased Down Woman, Stabbed Her to Death in Jealous RageHe was arrested at the scene.
  41. monsters
    What Kind of Monster Steals an Old Woman’s Parrot?This guy in the Bronx.
  42. neighborhood news
    Bronx Woman Casually Smashes Every Window of Her Husband’s (Maybe?) CarWith a golf club. 
  43. crimes and misdemeanors
    Bronx Gang Spelled Out Name in Stolen Drug Money on FacebookNot smart.
  44. crimes and misdemeanors
    Toddler Briefly Obtains $500, Promptly Has It StolenThis is why we do not trust children with money.
  45. crimes and misdemeanors
    How to Buy a Law in New York PoliticsThe latest local pol arrested followed the script of political thrillers.
  46. crimes and misdemeanors
    Old Guy Steals $1.6 Million From Old Lady, Goes Wild on Home Shopping NetworkHe even bought a “multi-color fog maker.”
  47. Phone Thief Takes Particularly Stupid Selfie He didn’t log out of his victim’s Facebook account.
  48. accidents
    Another Terrible Thing Happened on a Subway TrackA man’s legs got sliced off.
  49. crimes and misdemeanors
    Teens Arrested for YouTube-ing Fight Between Elementary School Girls [Updated]Kids today.
  50. guns
    5-Year-Old Bronx Boy Accidentally Shot by Family MemberHe’s in stable condition.
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