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Bronx School Aims to Teach the Next Generation of Female Coders

The class meets on Monday and Wednesday afternoons at the Bronx Writing Academy.

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

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

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City Adds About 600 New Pre-K Seats in South Bronx, City Educators Say

The expansion should guarantee a pre-k spot for every District 8 family who wants one, the DOE said.

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Police Make Arrest in 2012 Bronx Homicide

Raheem Simon, 25, has been charged with the 2012 murder of Jared Jones.

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Accused Serial Bride's Husbands Included Suspected Terrorist, DA Says

Liana Barrientos pleaded not guilty and is due back in court on May 18.

High Bridge »

South Bronx Principal Helps Provide School with Steady Leadership Presence

Catherine Jackvony has been principal at the Bronx Academy of Promise since March 2011.

Concourse »

Bronx Woman Busted After Marrying 10 Husbands Within 11 Years, DA Says

Liana Barrientos married 10 different men in the span of 11 years in New York, court documents show.

Morrisania »

'Sal Capone' and 'Mal Pacino' Among 10 South Bronx Gangsters Busted: NYPD

Police arrested 10 more members of the Lyman Place Bosses, according to officers from the 42nd Precinct.

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South Bronx Charter Students Give Up Spring Break for Extra Test Prep

Nearly 150 students at a South Bronx school are spending a part of their spring break doing test prep.

Morrisania »

Church That Had Door Smashed Can Stay in Building, Judge Rules

A judge ruled that the church can stay after it forked over more than $52,000 it owed to its landlord.

Morrisania »

Landlord Tries to Evict Church Using Sledgehammer on Good Friday

The Word of Life church's landlord tried to break in on Good Friday, a reverend said.

Morris Heights »

VIDEO: Man Robbed Livery Cab at Gunpoint, Police Say

The suspect stole $350 from the driver, police said.

Port Morris »

Canadian Cement Company Hopes to Set Up Shop on Bronx Waterfront

McInnis Cement wants its $40 million facility to be up and running by the end of 2016.

Mott Haven »

Warm Weather Returns, Along With Bronx Outdoor Fitness Buffs

The outdoor fitness center at St. Mary's Park was filled with people exercising on Thursday morning.

Claremont »

Dramatic Car Crash Video Shows Pedestrian Hurtling Through Air

The collision took place on March 20 at Grand Concourse and East 170th Street.