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Trump claims Bronx golf course business boomed after Jan. 6 insurrection

by Claudia Irizarry Aponte and Katie Honan, THE CITY This article was originally published on Oct 7 at 9:42pm EDT by THE CITY Business at The Bronx golf course run by former…

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Last chance to apply for brand new apartments as low as $375 a month in Soundview

SOUNDVIEW—The lottery for truly affordable residential units at a brand new development is soon drawing to a close. Back in August, New York City’s Housing Connect launched a lottery for a brand new development with 283 units spread across three buildings in the Soundview area of the borough. 1755 Watson Avenue LLC is truly a…

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Popular Dominican restaurant, La Casa Del Mofongo, is coming to The Bronx

A popular Dominican restaurant dedicated to the staple dish of deep-fried plantains mashed together and filled with different types of meats known as mofongo throughout the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico is coming to The Bronx. La Casa del Mofongo will be opening their fifth location and first Bronx location at the former TGI Friday’s…

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The Bronx leads New York State in eviction filings for the third year in a row

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic rolled through and claimed the lives of over five thousand residents to date and plunged The Bronx into economic chaos that pushed the unemployment rate at one point to over 25%, the borough was already grappling with some of the highest eviction filings in the state. Now, new data from…

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Brand new 1-bedroom apartments now available for just $740 a month in Bedford Park

BEDFORD PARK—Fourty one brand new residential units are now available for you to apply in a recently launched affordable housing lottery in this northwest Bronx neighborhood. Located at 211 East 203rd Street between the Grand Concourse and Valentine Avenue, the brand new development, which is still under construction, has studios, one-bedroom units, and two-bedroom units…

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The Bronx’s first mobile bookstore finally hits the road

Back in 2019, Bronxite Latanya DeVaughn revealed her plans for bringing a mobile bookstore to The Bronx that would travel across the borough with the ability to serve communities lacking such a critical resource. It was immediately met with widespread support from not just across the borough and city but the country, with folks immediately…

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