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New PBS Series Alma's Way Set in the Bronx

ALMA’S WAY, a new animated series from Fred Rogers Productions, premiered on October 4th. The series is created by the Bronx’s own Sonia Manzano, beloved by generations as “Maria” on Sesame Street. About the show: Inspired by Manzano’s own childhood, ALMA’S WAY centers on 6-year-old Alma Rivera, a proud, confident Puerto Rican girl who lives in the Bronx with her family among a diverse group of close-knit friends and community members. Infused with Manzano’s

Bronx Community Foundation Searching for an Executive Director

The Bronx Community Foundation is seeking to fill their Executive Director position. The Bronx Community Foundation is the first and only community foundation in The Bronx, solely dedicated to delivering resources to the entirety of the borough. The Foundation supports, works alongside and uplifts organizations already doing great work in The Bronx. The Executive Director of The Bronx Community Foundation will have the incredible opportunity to work with Bronxites and

Things to do in Hunts Point in the Bronx

If you’re looking to explore more Bronx neighborhoods, consider adding Hunts Point to your list. Once home to the Wecquaesgeek, a Munsee-speaking band of Wappinger people, it was then colonized and eventually became home to some of the city’s elite- including a family member of the infamous Tiffany & Co. Then industrial expansion took place, and it is now home to one of the largest food distribution facilities in the world. Here are

Information on New York's Upcoming Election

Citywide primary elections are taking place on Tuesday, June 22, 2021. Head out to the polls to vote for for Mayor, Public Advocate, Comptroller, Borough Presidents, and City Council. You can also vote early from June 12-22. If you requested an absentee ballot, you have until June 22nd to return your ballot. You can find your early poll site here. You can find your Election Day poll site here. You

Spring Break at the Bronx Zoo + Special Bronx Zoo Membership Promo Code for Bronxmama Readers

  I think we can all agree that this year, Spring Break can’t come soon enough. Children and parents deserve a week free of Google Meet schedules in exchange for time spent outdoors. While we might not be planning our usual trips just yet, there are still plenty of things to do locally to enjoy. And the great part about being in the Bronx is that we have the Bronx

The Bronx Celebrates 20+ Years of the Ferragosto Feast on Arthur Avenue

As a long-standing Italian holiday that recognizes the end of the harvest season and is an opportunity to enjoy the fruits of those labors, the Belmont BID will host the annual Ferragosto Celebration on Sunday, September 8th from 12 pm to 6 pm. While Ferragosto typically takes place on August 15th in Italy, the BID hosts the annual event in the fall to take advantage of the cooler weather. Visitors

Bronx Week 2019 Calendar

  The official Bronx Week calendar has been released! Of course, we’re excited that our upcoming Mom’s Nite Out event is featured- but be sure to check out the full schedule of events and celebrate all things Bronx! See the full schedule at www.ilovethebronx.com.

NYC Ferry Bringing Throggs Neck Stop to the Bronx

Yes!! We’re so happy to hear that NYC Ferry has officially announced there will be a Throggs Neck stop (sorry, we’re still spelling it with 2 g’s) along the Bronx ferry route. The stop isn’t slated to open until 2021, but we are so happy that they have been listening to the suggestions of Bronxites. The new stop will be at Ferry Point Park. See the route below: For more

NYC Ferry Bringing Throggs Neck Stop to the Bronx

Yes!! We’re so happy to hear that NYC Ferry has officially announced there will be a Throggs Neck stop (sorry, we’re still spelling it with 2 g’s) along the Bronx ferry route. The stop isn’t slated to open until 2021, but we are so happy that they have been listening to the suggestions of Bronxites. The new stop will be at Ferry Point Park. See the route below: For more

Performers Wanted for Outdoor Celebration w/BRAC

The Bronx River Art Center invites performers to participate in its upcoming celebration for River Rising/Sube el Rio, An Exposition of Science, Art and Technology, an outdoor exhibition in Starlight Park. Date: June 30 & July 1, 2018, times vary Application Deadline: June 4, 2018 Location: Starlight Park, 174th St Bridge, Bronx, NY PERFORMERS Click here to submit a performer application. Honoraria available.  

Dog Walking Services in the Bronx

  Brought to you by Rover.com Follow along for some bonus pics of our fave fur friends of the Bronx!   Ed of Welcome2theBronx often shares the adventures of his fur babies in the Bronx | IG: @welcome2thebronx   Living in NYC can be challenging for every kind of parent- including those with fur babies. While we’ve got one of the best cities in the world as our backyard, many

Holiday Photo Tips From Nikon and Techlicious

We’re officially in November! And that means the holidays are here in full force.  If you’re a procrastinator like me- here is your reminder that it’s time to plan those holiday card photos. To help you out, we’re sharing some tips from a Nikon & Techlicious event we went to for taking better holiday photos- as well as a few gadgets and accessories you might want to add to those lists