The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance will dance no more at Hunts Point’s historic BankNote Building, after the investment company that bought the building five years ago bids them an unceremonious ‘adieu.’
Hunts Point native Majora Carter has big plans to transform the way the neighborhood is developed.
Sustainable South Bronx has received a $200,000 grant to create a program to boost recycling in apartment buildings in the area. The environmental non-profit on Lafayette Avenue is looking to help turn things around in the neighborhood, which rates dead last in recycling in the city. The group will work [...]
Consultants benefited most from canceled project Taxpayers spent more than $20 million for studies of the Sheridan and Bruckner expressways before the State Department of Transportation pulled the plug on the project last year, new information obtained by The Hunts Point Express through the Freedom of Information Law shows. The [...]
Hunts Point Christmas shoppers hunting for bargains elsewhere It’s going to be a blue Christmas on Southern Boulevard, storeowners fear. The general consensus among storeowners and managers in Longwood’s commercial district is that their businesses are losing money, just when retailers everywhere look to do their biggest volume in sales. [...]