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New food offerings at Yankee Stadium in 2024

To celebrate opening day at Yankee Stadium, we’re sharing some of the new food offerings you can expect at your next ballgame. Last week we did the hard work of testing out some of the latest offerings at Yankee Stadium to be able to share the deets. Here are some of the delicious food options you can nosh on at your next Yankee game: BLUE BUNNY | 125, 318SCOOPABLE ICE

10 Exciting Events at the Bronx Zoo in 2024 + 20% Offer on Membership

Did you know that the Bronx Zoo is celebrating 125 years!? The zoo opened in 1899 and was the first conservation zoo, currently home to over 11,000 animals, representing more than 640 species. So it’s no surprise they will be celebrating all year long with special events, including ones just for Bronx Zoo members. So now more than ever is the perfect time to become a member if you aren’t

Celebrate St. Joseph's Day in the Bronx's Little Italy

The Feast of St. Joseph, or La Festa di San Giuseppe, is celebrated annually on March 19th to honor the husband of the Virgin Mary and earthly father to Jesus. It is also the day in which Italy celebrates Father’s Day as St. Joseph is well known as the patron saint of fathers. As with many Italian traditions, the special occasion comes with its own food traditions – the typical

Hometown Heroes: The Bronx’s Role in Shaping Sports Icons

The Bronx, a borough rich in culture and diversity, has also been a fertile ground for nurturing sports icons who have gone on to make significant marks in their respective fields. From the hallowed grounds of Yankee Stadium to the rugged playground courts scattered throughout the borough, the Bronx has been both a backdrop and a protagonist in the stories of athletes who have risen to the pinnacle of their

Super Bowl takeout ideas from Little Italy in the Bronx

     Now that we’ve made it through January, February has finally arrived and that means Super Bowl! If you’re looking for food ideas in the Bronx for this year’s Super Bowl, we’ve got three yummy options from Arthur Avenue to share. If you want to score big at your Super Bowl party, there are some great take-out and delivery options from Bronx Little Italy. Mike’s Deli – Elevate your Super Bowl Sunday

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

Special offer to the New York Botanical Garden

Last weekend we had the fun opportunity to check out the New York Botanical Garden’s GLOW. It’s a fun evening where you get to experience the Holiday Train Show along with gorgeous light displays, yummy food, drinks, and more. It’s the perfect date night or evening with friends. And right now, the garden is sharing a special promo code to save 30% off tickets to the upcoming Bar Car Night