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Bronx Born & Raised Mary Higgins Clark, the Queen of Suspense, Dies at 92

The world has one of its most prolific authors. Mary Higgins Clark, who was born and raised in The Bronx, has died at the age of 92. Born on December 24, 1927 to Irish parents (her father was an Irish immigrant and mother was an American born Irish woman), Mary Theresa Eleanor Higgins would eventually…

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These Bronx Neighborhoods are the Most Livable in the Borough

A new study by real estate website RentHop has come up with the top ten most ‘livable’ neighborhoods for renters in New York City and as per usual (sadly), it’s safe to assume that not one Bronx neighborhood made the list. But they did, however, provide which are the top in our borough. Utilizing metrics…

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Triboro Line Connecting The Bronx to Queens and Brooklyn Gets Another Big Push

For years Welcome2TheBronx has been a big advocate of the Triboro Line connecting The Bronx to Queens and Brooklyn — without having to go through Manhattan — a reality. Last June, Assemblywoman Latrice Walker of Brooklyn proposed a bill so that would compell the Metropolitan Transit Authority to study the project. A few months later…

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Three Bronx High Schools Ranked Among Best 10 in NYC

Not only did three Bronx high schools make it to the top ten list of best high school’s in the New York City area, but they also are considered to be some of the best in the country according to a recently released rankings by education website Niche. Under private schools, Horace Mann in Fieldston…

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