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Melrose Beer Caves

Welcome2Melrose just had the privilege of taking a tour of the former Ebling Brewery's beer…

Holiday Lights in Melrose

Gateway Center Mall Entrance to Gateway Center Mall @ E 149th Street and River Avenue…

Lottery Now Open for 161 New Apartments in Melrose

A brand new development in the Melrose neighborhood of The Bronx that’s nearing completion is now accepting applications for some truly affordable units. Cauldwell Avenue Apartments, located at 735 Cauldwell Avenue and…


New Waterfront Park Adds a Bit of Manhattan to the South Bronx

With the opening of Mill Pond Park, residents in Melrose and the Lower Concourse area finally get a taste of what Manhattanites have taken for granted for years – A waterfront park.  Mill Pond Park is the first in what will eventually (hopefully) be a series of parks along the banks of the Harlem River in…

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ANTHEM: an all-american dystopia – An Evening of Art, Artists, Wine and Coquito

Last night at Hostos Community College, the Longwood Arts Gallery was abuzz with activity for the launch of a new exhibit, ANTHEM: an all-american dystopia.  The exhibit is a 20th anniversary celebration of the Bronx Council on the Arts’ BRIO (Bronx Recognizes Its Own) award and according to the Longwood Arts Project, this exhibit, “explores an…

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Parranda @ Coqui Mexicano – A Puerto Rican Holiday Tradition Continues on the Mainland

Today at Coqui Mexicano, the community was treated to amazing fine Puerto Rican and Mexican cuisine with their first ever Parranda Navideña which is Puerto Rican Christmas Caroling.  Parrandas are composed of a bunch of locals who dance, sing and play traditional Puerto Rican bomba y plena christmas songs and the likes.  The food was absolutely amazing,…

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