Governor Cuomo Announces Opening of $117.7 Million Affordable Housing Development for Seniors in The Bronx

Tres Puentes Senior Apartments Builds Upon State Investment in the South Bronx with 175 New Affordable Homes, Community Health Services and Expanded Senior Center   Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the opening of Tres Puentes Senior Apartments, a $117.7 million affordable senior housing development that is continuing revitalization efforts in the South Bronx. The…

BP DIAZ HOSTS BRONX WALK OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY & BRONX WEEK VOLUNTEER BREAKFAST

On Sunday, May 19, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the induction ceremony for this year’s Bronx Walk of Fame Honorees critically-acclaimed singer/songwriter Regina Spektor, boxing legend Iran Barkley and planetary scientist Carolyn Porco.   During the ceremony, which took place on the Grand Concourse in front of The Bronx County Building, each…

Bronx Children’s Museum Celebrates Gala Honoree Rita Moreno Becoming First Latina and #BronxGrown PEGOT

Bronx Children’s Museum (www.bronxchildrensmuseum.org) congratulates Rita Moreno, recently honored at the Bronx Children’s Museum’s Gala on May 7th, for receiving the Peabody Career Achievement Award this past Saturday, May 18. With the addition of this award, Rita has become the first Latina to win all of the most prestigious awards in show business: the Peabody, two…

BP DIAZ HOSTS 2019 BRONX BALL

On Saturday, May 18, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and The Bronx Tourism Council co-hosted the annual Bronx Ball. The Bronx Ball is the premier event of Bronx Week and the official celebration of this year’s inductees to the Bronx Walk of Fame: critically-acclaimed singer/songwriter Regina Spektor, boxing legend Iran Barkley and planetary…