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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. space of the week
    A Creative Community in a Former Paper-Clip Factory in the BronxThere are about 50 artists, furniture-makers, ceramicists, and architects in this Port Morris building. We visited 13 of them.
  3. look book
    The Look Book Goes to the Hebrew HomeAnd the adjoining RiverWalk apartments and RiverSpring Assisted Living in Riverdale, the Bronx, where we spoke, post-lunchtime, to the residents.
  4. crime
    16-Year-Old Girl Reportedly Admits to Staging Her KidnappingPolice sources say Karol Sanchez orchestrated the abduction.
  5. flooding
    No Coastal Flooding Protections in Store for City’s Largest Food HubLocal critics say de Blasio administration plan for Hunts Point Food Distribution Center only focuses on half of the resiliency equation.
  6. immigration
    Immigration, Asylum, and the Restaurant That Hangs in the BalanceTalking with activist Marco Saavedra at his family’s Bronx restaurant.
  7. problem solving
    31 Ideas for Renting an Apartment in New YorkCraigslist is a wasteland, Zillow owns everything, so try these slightly off-kilter, in-the-side-door tips instead.
  8. look book
    The Ideator Who Has to Be on the Lookout for Scammers“It was like my own personal Fyre Festival.”
  9. 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.
  10. profile
    Tyshawn Jones Is the Future of Skating — So Why Did He Just Open a Restaurant?“Last of a dying breed, they call him. The king of New York! There’s no one like him.”
  11. the underground gourmet review
    At Çka Ka Qëllu, Albanian Cooking Gets a Long Overdue ShowcaseIt’s that rare species of the New York restaurant world: an Albanian restaurant that serves Albanian food.
  12. 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.
  13. grub guides
    15 Terrific Versions of Linguine and ClamsGood morning to clam sauce and to clam sauce only.
  14. Best of New York
    The Absolute Best Mole Poblano in New YorkWhere to find superior versions of the saucy, celebratory Mexican dish.
  15. best bets
    Pretty Brooms, a New Bronx Bookstore, and a Bedding Start-Up in SohoWhat’s new in New York stores.
  16. space of the week
    A Design Insider’s Striking Loft in the BronxIn Rio Hamilton’s home, luxurious design meets industrial history.
  17. profiles
    Chef Malcolm Livingston II Wants to Be a Force of ChangeChef Malcolm Livingston II wants to be a force of change in his home borough.
  18. 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…
  19. the chain gang
    Bronx McDonald’s Manager Ran Thriving Cocaine Side Business From Store’s CounterNYPD called it “so blatant, it would be comical” if it weren’t a serious narcotics crime.
  20. Firefighter Killed After Possible Drug Den Explodes in the BronxMore than ten people were injured.
  21. best of new york
    The Absolute Best Latin Food in the BronxNew York’s northernmost borough is where you should go when a mofongo craving or lechon hankering strikes.
  22. Sanitation Truck Falls Into Sinkhole In BronxThe hole has been there for years.
  23. 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.
  24. outbreaks
    3 More People Have Died of Legionnaires’ Disease in the BronxMore than 80 people have been infected so far.
  25. Street Food
    NYC’s Most Soulful Puerto Rican PorkThe story of Lechonera La Piraña, a South Bronx destination you need to know about.
  26. very sad things
    Teen Who Fell Off Bronx Rooftop While Fleeing Cops DiesAwful.
  27. crimes and misdemeanors
    Bronx Teaching Assistant Accused of Raping Mentally Disabled TeenShe has been fired.
  28. horrible things
    Kids From Africa Beaten and Called ‘Ebola’ in the BronxToday in “teens are the worst.”
  29. 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.
  30. very sad and scary things
    Bronx Man Decapitates Himself in PublicA “spectacularly gruesome suicide.”
  31. messing with texas
    Ted Cruz Just Lost the BronxNot that he ever had it to begin with.
  32. new york's finest
    Cop Arrested for Drunken Break-in and BeatingThis happened just a few hours after he won a policing award.
  33. scary things
    Security Camera Captures Terrifying Bronx Bodega ShootingThe suspect hasn’t been caught yet.
  34. 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.
  35. 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.
  36. crimes and misdemeanors
    Charges Reduced for Bronx Teen Who Fatally Stabbed Former Friend14-year-old Noel Estevez will not be tried as an adult.
  37. very sad things
    14-Year-Old Stabbed Classmate After BullyingNoel Estevez was charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter on Thursday.
  38. crimes and misdemeanors
    Cop Shot Through Hat, 15-Year-Old Shot in Back During Gang ClashAn ugly night in the Bronx.
  39. new york's finest
    NYPD Officer Arrested for Injuring Girlfriend With His CarAnd then leaving the scene.
  40. very sad things
    Bronx Teen Commits Suicide After Getting Caught Cheating on TestReally awful.
  41. very sad things
    Naked Man Carrying Roses and Urn Jumps Into Harlem River Searchers still haven’t found him.
  42. school daze
    Substitute Teacher Fired for Asking Kids for Relationship Advice She kept it G-rated.
  43. 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.”
  44. lawsuits
    Woman Says That Ex-NYPD Boss Repeatedly Assaulted Her at Bronx HospitalIn a horrifying lawsuit.
  45. 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.
  46. worst landlords
    Bronx Tenants Sue After 113 Calls to 311 Fail to Restore Heat, Hot WaterThey want their landlord to address 194 open violations.
  47. crimes and misdemeanors
    Handy Thieves Cut Their Way Into Neighbor’s ApartmentThey’re not exactly lithe.
  48. crimes and misdemeanors
    Heroin Dealers Offer ‘iPhone,’ ‘NFL,’ and ‘Government Shutdown’ Varieties Also: “Olympic 2012,” “McDonald’s,” and “Lady Gaga.”
  49. explosions
    Mystery Bronx Explosion Part of a Lillo Brancato Release PartyFireworks for the Bronx Tale actor.
  50. crazy things
    Major Deegan Pilot Might Be in Trouble With WifeHis wife sounds a little annoyed.
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