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City Council Asks Inspector General to Examine NYPD Response to Misconduct

The council also wants to create satellite offices for the Civilian Complaint Review Board.

Mott Haven »

YMCA Launches Program for Disconnected Youth in The Bronx

The program, Y Roads, helps young adults who have dropped out of high school get back on track.

Morrisania »

Primary Voters Choose Michael Blake and Latoya Joyner in Bronx

Both were chosen to fight for empty Bronx seats in November's general election.    

Claremont »

Food Bank Hosts Series of Candidate Forums on Neighborhood Issues

The Food Bank's forum series, moderated by DNAinfo reporters, focus on state Senate and Assembly races.

Tremont & East Tremont »

See How Your South Bronx Councilmember is Spending Discretionary Funds

An interactive chart shows how several members of the Bronx's poorest districts spent tax dollars.

Civic Center »

Low-Income Tenants Fighting Eviction Get $5M for Legal Help

The city's budget more than doubled funding for legal assistance for tenants in Housing Court.

Morrisania »

Bronx Job Fair More Than Doubles in Size

Close to 50 employers will come to this year's SUNY ATTAIN job fair.

Concourse »

Incumbents and PAC-Backed Candidates Win Big in The Bronx

The borough faced some poll-site problems, with a chunk of its votes still uncounted Wednesday morning.

Morrisania »

Crowded Race for a Bronx City Council Seat Heats Up as Election Nears

Seven candidates remain in the 16th District race, though some tried to bump opponents off the ballot.

High Bridge »

Hundreds Flock to Bronx Church for Rev. Wenzell Jackson's Memorial Service

Jackson, 46, senior pastor of Mount Hermon Baptist Church and chairman of CB 4, died suddenly last week.

Morrisania »

Four Members of Bronx African Community Vie for a Single City Council Seat

Local African leaders plan to endorse only one candidate for the 16th District seat.

Claremont »

Assemblywoman Being Eyed to Keep Traditionally Black City Council Seat

Some have suggested Assemblywoman Vanessa Gibson should run for Helen Foster's 16th District seat.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Pols Demand Domestic Violence Registry in Wake of Sarah Coit Murder

Domestic violence offenders convicted of felony assault would be required to register under a proposed law.