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Concourse »

A New Starbucks is Coming to the South Bronx Next Month

The cafe will move into 260 E. 161st St., right across from the Bronx Hall of Justice.

Morrisania »

MAP: Recent Gang Round-Up Highlights South Bronx Youth Violence Problem

There are 46 youth crews throughout South Bronx precincts, the NYPD said.

Mount Hope »

Locals Unhappy with Drug Use, Littering at Devanney Triangle

The small park is located along East Burnside Avenue between Grand Concourse and Creston Avenue.

Fordham »

Driver Dies After Crashing into Elevated Subway Pillar, Police Say

The driver slammed his Lexus into a subway pillar in Fordham, police said.

Concourse Village »

7 Shoppers Suffer Minor Injuries in Shelving Collapse at Bronx Store

Seven people were injured when shelving units collapsed in a South Bronx discount store.

Concourse Village »

One Person Critically Injured in Bronx Fire, FDNY Says

A fire broke out in a third floor apartment of a Concourse Village building, the FDNY said.

Central Harlem »

Three Police-Involved Shootings Across the City Saturday

One suspect was sent to the hospital with a bullet wound but was later charged, police said.

Fordham »

Three Women, One Carrying a Child, Rob Victim in The Bronx, Cops Say

The trio attacked the victim in a park near East 181st Street and Morris Avenue on June 25, cops said.

Fordham »

Thief Rips Gold Chains From Man's Neck Inside Apartment Elevator, Cops Say

The suspect robbed the man inside a Fordham apartment building on May 16, cops said.

Mott Haven »

Woman Raped in Bronx Apartment Building, Police Say

Police are looking for a man in his 20s in connection with the Mott Haven attack, the NYPD said.

Melrose »

3-Year-Old Boy Dies After Fall From Window at East 161st Street Building

Gabriel Estevez died after falling from a window at 280 E. 161st St. Saturday afternoon.

Concourse Village »

Stop-and-Frisk Data Projected Onto Bronx Buildings

A team of academics and locals surveyed 1,000 residents about their experiences with police.

Concourse Village »

Concourse Residents to Consider New Housing Plan for Mentally Ill Homeless

The proposed 80-unit building at 316 East 162nd St. would provide housing and support services.

Concourse Village »

Woman Accused of Killing Teen Boyfriend in Hit-and-Run is Arraigned

Jasmine Diaz, 25, allegedly struck Franklyn Diaz, 17, after a dispute over a cell phone.

Concourse Village »

Woman Accused of Killing Teen Boyfriend After Fight Over Cell Phone

Jasmine Diaz, 25, was arrested after the alleged hit-and-run that left Franklyn Hernandez, 17, dead.