Tag Archive: South Bronx

Community Activists Sue to Stop Fresh Direct from Moving In

A local Bronx activist group, South Bronx Unite, and other local residents are suing Fresh Direct, city agencies and developers, to stop the internet grocer from relocating to the neighborhood. Fresh Direct is receiving $128 million in government subsidies, including…
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New exhibition celebrates the Bronx

Works by 32 artists show borough’s many sides at Freedman House Once known as the “home for poor millionaires,” an elegant mansion on the Grand Concourse has burst to glittering life as the home of a new art exhibit featuring…
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Mott Haven residents protest new crossroads plaza

[Spider_Single_Video track="5" theme_id="3" priority="0"] Mott Haven residents made their voices heard last night over plans to build a new crossroads plaza in the neighborhood. Protesters gathered outside a Community Board 1 meeting to argue against a development at 149th Street…
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