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This Was the Most Expensive Home in The Bronx in 2019

When we look to see which was The Bronx’s most expensive single-family home each year, it’s almost always going to be Riverdale or Fieldston. Well 2019 didn’t disappoint since that’s where last…

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A Bronx Soccer Stadium May be Closer to Reality Than We Think; New Renderings Revealed

A massive redevelopment plan is being floated around that would not only bring a world-class soccer stadium to The Bronx but also 3,000 units of housing, a school, community space, as well as office and retail space spread across 4 million square feet. For the past year, Welcome2TheBronx has been hearing a lot of chatter…

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The Bronx is Filming: 2nd Major Film & TV Studio Set to Open Next Month

SOUNDVIEW — And then there were two. When Silvercup Studios opened up in 2016, it was the Bronx’s first movie and television studios in decades since the last production facility of its kind shut down in the 1970s. Before Hollywood became the epicenter of America’s nascent film industry, New York City played a major role…

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Which Books Were the Most Popular at Bronx Libraries?

The New York Public Library has issued its yearly ‘Top Checkout List‘ for 2019 which breaks down the most popular books checked out across the entire library system in The Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island and even shows the most popular books by borough and branch. Former First Lady Michelle Obama’s ‘Becoming’ topped the list…

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We are the South Bronx, NOT ‘SoBro’!

Updated for 2019 as a lot has changed since this was originally written in 2011. For starters, we had folks trying to rebrand Port Morris and Mott Haven as the “Piano District” so we’ve included that too. About 3 years  6 years ago 7 years ago 8 years ago I posted a rant on Welcome2Melrose on…

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