June 2, 2021

Bronx Dad Creates Customized Dominoes in Unique Etsy Shop

When Danny Pacheco lost his job during the 2020 holiday season due to the pandemic, he knew he needed to figure out a way to make up for the loss income. Luckily Danny was no stranger to the entrepreneurial hustle– with a background of family photography and a seasonal Coquito business. So, with the Bronx being home to some of the most dedicated dominoes players, he tried his hand at

Free Bronx Day on Governors Island + Free Ferry Service from the Bronx to Governors Island

On Saturday June 19, Governors Island will be welcoming Bronx residents to enjoy a great day at one of NYC’s most beautiful places. Participants will receive free roundtrip transportation to the Island via ferry boat shuttle from Soundview in the Bronx. A picnic lunch, courtesy of Great Performances, will be provided for all participants departing from Soundview. On the Island, Bronx Day attendees will enjoy free bike rentals; complimentary ice

New Bronx Metro-North Stations Survey + Remote Open House

Since launching the Bronx Metro-North Study in 2018, the Department of City Planning has held a variety of public events to listen and learn about what’s important to you regarding new Metro North service planned for the East Bronx. Now, the Bronx Metro-North Study (BMNS) Team is inviting Bronxites to a BMNS Remote Open House to continue the conversation about New York City’s station-area planning to prepare the Bronx for new Metro-North