City Leaders Urge Action After Reports Of Elevated Lead Levels In Drinking Water At Some NYC SchoolsBronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. sent the joint letter to Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña after several concerned parents called his office.
How Did It Go Wrong? Loved Ones Seek Answers In Death Of Woman Shot By NYPDPolice said the sergeant shot and killed an emotionally-disturbed woman who confronted him with scissors and a baseball bat.
Cuomo Deflects Questions About Whether He'd Back Bronx Borough President Diaz For MayorThere has been buzz this week about whether Gov. Andrew Cuomo would support an effort to unseat Mayor Bill de Blasio in next year’s primary.
NYPD Officer Shot In Ankle After Responding To Large Fight In The BronxNew York City Police Commissioner William Bratton said 25-year-old Officer Sherrod Stuart was shot in the ankle early Saturday morning, the day of his fourth anniversary with the department.
Legionnaires' Death Toll Rises To 10 In South Bronx; State Offers Free Building TestingThe testing will be available to all owners, operators, managers and landlords of buildings with cooling towers or evaporative condenser units until October.
High Bridge Reopens To Bikes, Pedestrians For First Time In 45 YearsNew York City's oldest standing bridge designed for pedestrians and bicyclists is reopening for the first time in 45 years.
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin Looks To Strengthen Ties With Latino Community During Bronx VisitLooking to strengthen ties between Israel and the city's Latino community, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. welcomed the President of Israel on Wednesday.
Christmas Comes Early For Military Families At Bronx ZooChristmas came early for military families in the Bronx Friday.
Lease Extension Keeps Barnes & Noble Open In The BronxThe Barnes & Noble in the Bay Plaza Shopping Center in Co-op City was set to close its doors in January because of a lease problem.
The Bronx Looks To Catch Up As Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens Enjoy Real Estate BoomNeighborhoods around the city have seen a real estate boom, but the Bronx has lagged behind. Even so, change is happening in the most unlikely places.
Sen. Ted Cruz Bashes The Bronx; NYC Officials Fire BackBronx officials fired back Sunday after Sen. Ted Cruz took a shot at the Bronx during a speech to a conservative group.
Boomer & Carton: Bronx Borough Pres. Ruben Diaz Jr. On The Borough CupBronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. (pictured along with former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg) dialed Boomer and Craig up this morning...