Tenant of 85 Strong Street uses hot plate to cook since cooking gas has been cut from the building for over a month. (Credit: Gary Baymgarten/1010 WINS)

Bronx Building Residents Form Tenants’ Association To Highlight Poor Conditions

Some Bronx residents say they are dealing with deplorable living conditions and want action.


Eleven people were injured when a fire broke out in a building in the Bronx near Van Cortlandt Park. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Leaves 11 Injured Near Van Cortlandt Park In The Bronx

Eleven people were injured Friday evening, two critically, when a fire broke out in a Bronx apartment building.


The woman who owns this home in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx says a squatter has been living there for months. (credit: CBS2)

Landlord Fighting To Oust Alleged Squatter From Bronx House

When Maria Diaz’s daughter stopped by in May during a building inspection, she found a shirtless man living inside.


A child was killed when a car jumped the curb near a school in Kingsbridge Heights in the Bronx. (Credit: CBS 2)

Child Dead After Vehicle Hits Pedestrians In Bronx

Authorities say an 8-year-old child has died after a vehicle jumped a curb and struck pedestrians outside a Bronx school.


Mitchum Williams (left, seen with his attorney) pleaded guilty Monday, March 24, in the 2011 Bronx crash that killed Josbel Rivera (inset.) (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Emotional As Man Pleads Guilty In Deadly 2011 Bronx Hit-And-Run

A man pleaded guilty in a deadly 2011 hit-and-run in the Bronx, in a deal that came just after prosecutors were able to piece together the fatal facts.


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Aide Accused In Rape Of Woman, 64, At Bronx Nursing Home

A nursing aide was accused Tuesday of the rape of a 64-year-old woman at the Bronx nursing home where he worked.


Bronx Shooting Victim Returns Home

Teen Arrested In Stray Bullet Wounding Of 9-Year-Old Bronx Girl

Billie James, 17, has been charged with attempted murder, assault, reckless endangerment and criminal possession of a weapon in Friday’s incident, police said.


Bronx Shooting Victim Returns Home

9-Year-Old Girl Home From Hospital 2 Days After Being Hit By Bullet

A 9-year-old girl was out of the hospital Sunday night – two days after becoming the latest child victim of gun violence in the city.


Police search for clues following the shooting of a young girl in the Bronx. (Credit CBS 2)

9-Year-Old Girl Wounded In Late Night Bronx Shooting

Police Saturday evening were looking for the gunman who shot and wounded a 9-year-old girl in the Bronx a night earlier, as she played with her little brother outside their building.


Victor Maldonado (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Teen Gunned Down Near Home Trying To Break Up Fight

Deshawn Coleman, 34, is charged with murder, criminal possession of a weapon and assault in the death of 19-year-old Victor Maldonado, police said.


Rendering for Kingsbridge Armory National Ice Center in the Bronx (via Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Hockey Arena Planned For Kingsbridge Armory In The Bronx

New York Rangers legend Mark Messier and Olympic gold medalist figure skater Sarah Hughes of Long Island have big dreams for the Kingsbridge Armony, which is currently a vacant fortress.


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Wintry Mix Makes For Wet, Slippery Morning Commute Across The Tri-State

One of the worst hit spots was in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx where a seven car pileup created a busy night for emergency workers at West 228th Street.


CrashStat (credit: Transportation Alternatives)

Transportation Alternatives Maps NYC Pedestrian Crashes

The system – called CrashStat – is an interactive map. So, you can check out your own neighborhood.


One of the former Milbank houses at 2785 Sedgwick Avenue. (credit: Google Street View)

New Owner To Rehabilitate Former Milbank Houses In The Bronx

“They’re fixing windows, re-plastering damaged walls, replacing lose masonry — that work is already making the apartments here safer, dryer and more comfortable,” Mayor Michael Bloomberg said,


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Bronx Bus Stop Crash Caught On Tape

At least seven people have been injured after a car slammed into a bus shelter in Kingsbridge Heights, officials said.