January 2024

How to join your local community board in the Bronx

The 2024 Bronx community board applications are now live. Bronx residents can apply to join the community board in which they live, work in, or have a professional or other significant interest within that board’s district. A professional or other significant interest is defined as: (1) Being an employee of an organization located in the district and serving district residents;(2) Being a member of the board of directors of an

Scholarship & job opportunities for boat camp at Maritime College

Looking for a unique summer camp idea in the Bronx? Did you know that Maritime College offers fun adventure camps for various ages? Camp activities take place across the SUNY Maritime College campus, boat basin, and on the East River and Long Island Sound. Registration is slated to open in February, but the deadline to complete the financial assistance application is January 15. Here’s what you can expect from Maritime

Free YMCA open houses in the Bronx + special offer

If you’ve been considering a membership to your local Bronx YMCA, this Saturday January 13 all three Bronx YMCA locations are hosting open houses. The open houses are a chance for members to visit their local YMCA and experience fun activities and classes that the branches have to offer. In the Bronx, there are three YMCA locations: Northeast Bronx, La Central, and Castle Hill. Each location will host their open

100 unique things to do in the Bronx in 2024

New year, new Bronx bucket list. We’ve published our 100 Things to Do list over the years, and it’s always so much fun to share some of our favorite places to visit in the Bronx. The Bronx is full of hidden gems, the largest park in New York City, lots of history, and plenty of yummy food spots. So if you want to get out and explore more of the

Bronx kid's spa and eatery team up for exclusive milkshake collab

We love a good collab. So when we saw that Bronx kid’s spa Pink Princess Nails and milkshake gurus Jenavies Cafe were teaming up on a milkshake, we just had to share. For a limited time only, the Throggs Neck handcrafted bites and shakes spot will be serving up a new pink milkshake creation- inspired by Westchester Square’s Pink Princess Nails. In fact, there will also be a fun event