September 12, 2016

Barilla Brings Pasta Swag Bags to the Bronx for #GoOrangeWithBarilla

This month, Barilla is donating 500,000 pasta meals to the Food Bank of New York City, and this week there is a way YOU can help to get that number even higher. During #GoOrangeWithBarilla, the week of September 12th, Barilla will drop by a different borough each day, giving away 20,000 free pasta swag bags and donating another pasta serving for each New Yorker who donates, advocates or signs up to volunteer

Free CityParks Senior Fitness

Photo: CityParks Foundation City Parks Foundation welcomes all New Yorkers, 60 and over, to participate in CityParks  Seniors Fitness. The Fall 2016 season of Seniors Fitness programs will begin the week of September 26, and will offer free tennis lessons, yoga instruction and fitness walking in 16 parks across the city. In the Bronx, the program will be offered in Pelham Bay Park, Soundview Park, and Van Cortlandt Park. More info

Paid Internship for Teens at the Bronx Museum of the Arts

The Bronx Museum is seeking teens (ages 14-19) for an eight-month paid internship. Increase your knowledge of the arts, learn video production skills, and improve your resume. The Bronx Museum of the Art’s Teen Council offers dynamic experiences with contemporary art and culture to urban youth through an intensive after-school program for teens. Structured around video production, artist interviews, and exhibition curation, this year-long paid internship provides teens with an

10th Annual Hunts Point Hustle: 5K Run/Walk

  Coming up on October 1st is the 10th Annual Hunts Point Hustle, curated by the not-for-profit organization Sustainable South Bronx. Begining and ending at Hunts Point Riverside Park, participants will be given hustle swag at the conclusion of the race. Event Details: 10.01.2016 starts at 10:00 AM Hunts Point Riverside Park (at Lafayette Ave), Bronx, New York 10474 Registration is ONLY $10 for Bronx residents (Promo Code “Bronx”) and $30

Kid's Clothing & Toy Swap Party in Riverdale

There’s a kid’s clothing and toy swap party coming next month to the Riverdale Y. Bring at least 8 like-new items and leave with up to 20 pieces. Tickets are $25 on the website and $30 at the door.   More info below: How our Swaps Work 1. Buy your ticket Tickets cost $25 on our website, or $30 on the door (if available). Each ticket you purchase gives you

A Week With the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

  Behold the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport GT 2.4. We recently spent some time reviewing this 2016 crossover to see what we thought. After a little over a week with it, I must admit that it was one of our least favorite cars that we have reviewed. Starting around $19,595, the Outlander Sport wasn’t at all terrible, it just failed to really impress.   In general, Mitsubishi’s are known to keep

Checking Out STOMP at the Orpheum Theater

    If you’ve been wanting to take your kid to a show but you’ve been afraid they’ll get bored, or won’t be able to sit still or be quiet?  I think we’ve found the show for you!     A couple of weeks ago I had the chance to bring my increasingly hard to impress tween down to the Orpheum Theater in the East Village (just a few blocks