August 2015

Jonathan Scott of Property Brothers Talks Mr. Clean, Renos, and the Bronx

If you check Jonathan Scott’s toolbox, you’re likely to find a range of tools for his home improvement projects. But one thing you’ll also find? A Mr. Clean Magic Eraser. We joined Jonathan, along with special guest Ashley Greene last week for a #15minreno event, giving us tips on tackling projects in your new home, or apartment. Throughout the years, Jonathan has spoken about how much he recommend using the Magic

Sunset Music: Milteri Tucker & Bombazo Dance Co.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 7–8PM As cool breezes blow off the Hudson and the sun sets over the Palisades, enjoy an outdoor concert on the Great Lawn. Each Sunset Wednesday, New York City musicians capture the vibrant colors of summer in performances that feature jazz, popular music, show tunes and original songs. This Wednesday, as part of Bronx SalsaFest,Milteri Tucker & Bombazo Dance Co. return to Wave Hill by popular demand,

Stop by the Verizon Pop Up Shop

Where:  Verizon Wireless is premiering their mobile pop-up retail shop on Westchester Ave., between Hugh J Grant Circle and White Plains Road, in the Bronx. When: Now until August 29th 2015 What: The Pop Up features select mobile devices and smart accessories. Guests will not only get exceptional customer service, but will be treated to light refreshments, music and product promotions and sales such as 25% Off LG TonePro Wireless and Sony 10,000 mAH battery

National Night Out 2015

Join the NYPD at over 70 locations citywide on National Night Out Against Crime, August 4th. Meet leaders and personnel from your local precinct including the commanding officer, patrol, community affairs, crime prevention, youth officers and others, and interact with neighbors, community members and local businesses with the common goal of partnership and safety. Enjoy games and activities for youth, and get lots of information on ways to work with

Pregones Summer Block Party

Sunday August 2, 2015 • 12noon to 7pm Pregones Theater & The Puerto Rican Traveling Theater in collaboration with Lincoln Center Out of Doors’ LA CASITA, present One of our most popular free outdoor events, this dynamic celebration provides a fun summer afternoon of performances, a live preview of Pregones/PRTT’s upcoming season and much more! This year’s gathering honors African American poets Sonia Sanchez and Ntozake Shange, central figures in

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, AUGUST 1   FAMILY ART PROJECT: MARVELOUS MUSHROOMS Go on a hunt for mushrooms and be inspired to create your own glowing garden with fluorescent paints. Test it out under a cool black light as we create a group, fungi-planetarium. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. WAVE HILL HOUSE, 10AM‒1PM   SUN, AUGUST 2   FAMILY ART PROJECT: MARVELOUS MUSHROOMS Go on a hunt for mushrooms and