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America’s ONLY Floating Pool is in The Bronx

Here’s another fun fact about The Bronx for you: The country’s ONLY floating pool is right here in our borough in Hunts Point. 6sqft reminds us in a cool article that The…

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This Year Marks the 50th Anniversary of The Bronx’s Mott Haven Historic District

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Mott Haven Historic District This article is a contribution of the Historic Districts Council, NYC’s advocate for historic places. Monday, July 29th, marks the 50th anniversary of the first historic district in The Bronx designated by New York City, Mott Haven Historic District,  designated in 1969 by…

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Bx19 Named The Bronx’s Slowest Bus; Bx3 Most Unreliable

Once again, the Bx19 was named The Bronx’s slowest bus in the borough by the NYPIRG Straphangers Campaign and TransitCenter’s annual Pokie and Schleppie Awards. Last year the Bx19 came was also named the slowest in The Bronx along with the Bx21 as the most unreliable but this year the latter has been replaced by…

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Four Bronx Neighborhoods Make NYC’s Top 10 Areas Where Prices Are Rising Fastest

While over half of the top ten neighborhoods where prices are falling the fastest were in Manhattan, The Bronx had the most neighborhoods with prices rising the fastest. In fact, the top two neighborhoods in NYC were in The Bronx with historic Fieldston leading the pack with a 122.7% increase in median sales price to…

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$70 Million Sale of The Bronx General Post Office Collapses

Last year, Welcome2TheBronx broke the story that the landmarked old Bronx General Post Office was up for sale again after being purchased by developer Young Woo in 2014 for $19 million. MHP and Banyan Street Capital were in contract to purchase the building for $70 million but have since walked away from the deal. According…

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