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Ruben Diaz Jr.

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Boomer & Carton: Bronx Borough Pres. Ruben Diaz Jr. On The Borough Cup

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. (pictured along with former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg) dialed Boomer and Craig up this morning…

WFAN–07/11/2014

NYC DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg announces the Grand Concourse in the Bronx as the next slow zone as part of the city's "Vision Zero" plan on April 17, 2014. (credit: NYC DOT/Twitter)

Slow Zone Coming To Grand Concourse In The Bronx As Part Of ‘Vision Zero’ Traffic Safety Plan

The Grand Concourse is the second of 25 planned arterial slow zones being put in place throughout the city in an effort to reduce traffic fatalities.

04/17/2014

Mayoral hopeful Adolfo Carrion Jr. bats during stickball game, August 27, 2013. (credit: Twitter/Adolfo Carrion)

NYC Mayoral Hopefuls Take A Swing At Stickball

Among mayoral hopefuls, long-shot Democratic contender the Rev. Erick Salgado led with a 180-foot hit. He topped several Democratic, Republican and independent rivals.

08/27/2013

A street in the South Bronx. (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bronx Borough President Demands Apology From Company Running ‘Ghetto’ Tour

Three times a week, the $45 Real Bronx Tours bus ride took visitors past food-pantry lines, a housing project and a park a guide described as a pickpocket hangout.

05/23/2013

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.

08/23/2012

Surviving family members grieve a day after seven were killed in a deadly accident on the Bronx River Parkway. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Police Blame Speeding For Horrifying Bronx River Parkway Crash That Killed 7 Family Members

The family was just blocks away from the home where they had planned for a family get together Sunday before their lives ended in an instant.

04/30/2012

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Officials Invite Ideas For Yankee Stadium Hotel

Officials in the Bronx are hoping to put a hotel and conference center on the site of one of Yankee Stadium’s parking garages.

09/19/2011

United States Post Office (file / credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bronx To Lose 17 Post Offices As Part Of 34 Planned Closures In NYC

State-wide, New York is poised to lose 112 post offices. New Jersey is set to lose 50; Connecticut will lose 15. Some 3,600 post offices are expected to be shuttered across the country.

07/27/2011

Ruben Diaz Jr.

State Of The Boroughs: The Bronx

In the continuing State of the Boroughs series, CBS 2’s Otis Livingston sits down with Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. live in studio to talk about the Bronx.

01/09/2011

Bronx Shootings - July 7, 2010

Two Dead After Rash Of Shootings In The Bronx

It was a bloody morning in the Bronx on Saturday, with more than a dozen shooting victims in the city’s northern borough and two teens killed.

CBS 2–08/07/2010