The tender-hearted, super- sappy New York Yankees tribute "Bronx Bombers," which just transferred to Broadway's Circle in the Square after a short Off-Broadway run, really ought to be playing in Cooperstown as a sort of side show for tourists visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame. It could be done with animatronics instead of actors, a la "The Hall of Presidents" at Disney World.
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Ask those bustling in or out of Kingsbridge’s 231st Street subway station what they think of their tiny pocket of the northwest Bronx, and there is a good shot you will hear a lot of the same answers.
People most familiar with the 0.75-square-mile neighborhood use words like “beautiful,” “booming,” “diverse” and “home” to verbalize their Kingsbridge pride.
“Things are looking up for...Read more »
Cops are seeking a gunman who shot a 27-year-old man Saturday night in the Edenwald section of the Bronx while children skipped nearby.
In the shocking video released by police (see below), the victim is seen standing on a sidewalk outside a deli at 4043 Laconia Ave. around 8:05 p.m. as two small kids skip ahead of their adult caretakers. A gunman, his arm outstretched and holding a pistol,...Read more »
It's November, so there are no Yankees games and the cold weather isn't welcoming to New York Botanical Garden visitors.
But the city's tourism wing and Bronx leaders say the borough is a huge diamond in the rough for tourists from around the world. They are making a push to show off its hot spots.
Visitors, however, say they already have begun to discover and enjoy the borough's community...Read more »
A 22-year-old man was charged Sunday with two counts of murder in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a Wakefield man.
Police said Henry Lawrence, of Eastchester, was driving a 1988 Toyota Sienna east, barreling down a sidewalk at a high speed when it struck 32-year-old Derrick Callender outside his apartment building at East 233rd Street near White Plains Road shortly after midnight...Read more »