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Welcome2TheBronx Welcome2TheBronx™ is the largest Bronx-based blog with over 250,000 monthly visitors across all social media. Together we are taking back our narrative!
Welcome2TheBronx™ is the largest Bronx-based blog with over 250,000 monthly visitors across all social media. Together we are taking back our narrative! Welcome2TheBronx™ is here to continue putting the Bronx on the map of who we really are from the eyes of a bronxite as well as other bronxites.

Welcome2TheBronx™ is the largest Bronx-based blog with over 250,000 monthly visitors across all social media. Together we are taking back our narrative! Welcome2TheBronx™ is here to continue putting the Bronx on the map of who we really are from the eyes of a bronxite as well as other bronxites.

06/09/2020

"30" seconds in The #Bronx at The Hub as New York City enters Phase 1 reopening after a 3 month shutdown due to the #COVID19 #coronavirus #pandemic.

This hyperlapse compresses about 7 minutes of footage down to 30 seconds.

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#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbeautiful #welcometothebronx #myBronx #yourBronx #ourBronx #everydaybronx #thisisthebronx #SeeYourCity #thisisnewyorkcity #newyorkcity #newyork #nyc #PeopleOfTheBronx #BronxLife #BronxStreets #howibronx

Dedicated bus lanes are coming to 149th Street in The #Bronx to help improve service. Maybe the 19 bus will no longer be...
06/08/2020
Bus Lanes Coming to 149th Street in The Bronx to Improve Service - Welcome2TheBronx™

Dedicated bus lanes are coming to 149th Street in The #Bronx to help improve service. Maybe the 19 bus will no longer be the slowest in The Bronx!
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/08/bus-lanes-coming-to-149th-street-in-the-bronx-to-improve-service/

Things are looking bright for the slowest bus route in The Bronx. While it's not the busway lie 14th Street in Manhattan which we advocated for here in

SEE IT: As #Bronx businesses reopen under Phase 1, many are driven to desperation and are ignoring reopening guidelines ...
06/08/2020
SEE IT: Bronx Businesses Struggling to Survive Ignore Phase 1 Reopening Guidelines - Welcome2TheBronx™

SEE IT: As #Bronx businesses reopen under Phase 1, many are driven to desperation and are ignoring reopening guidelines followed by months of severe financial hardship. #covid19 #coronavirus #pandemic
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/08/see-it-bronx-businesses-struggling-to-survive-ignore-phase-1-reopening-guidelines/

As New York City businesses that are allowed to reopen under Phase 1 as per New York State guidelines opened their doors, many at The Hub in The Bronx are

WATCH Hundreds of protesters march down the Grand Concourse in The #Bronx from Fordham to 161st Street.#GeorgeFloyd #Def...
06/08/2020
WATCH: Hundreds of Protesters Take Over the Grand Concourse in a March Against Police Brutality - Welcome2TheBronx™

WATCH Hundreds of protesters march down the Grand Concourse in The #Bronx from Fordham to 161st Street.
#GeorgeFloyd #DefundNYPD #DefundThePolice #DefundPolice
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/08/watch-hundreds-of-protesters-take-over-the-grand-concourse-in-a-march-against-police-brutality/

On Sunday, June 7, hundreds of protesters gathered at Fordham Road and the Grand Concourse and marched down the famed boulevard towards the Bronx County

Yesterday we made the most difficult decision ever...to say goodbye to our beloved four-legged companion and unofficial ...
06/07/2020
Yesterday We Said Goodbye to A Beloved Bronx Dog—Our Mascot - Welcome2TheBronx™

Yesterday we made the most difficult decision ever...to say goodbye to our beloved four-legged companion and unofficial mascot who was loved by so many in The #Bronx.
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/07/yesterday-we-said-goodbye-to-a-beloved-bronx-dog-our-mascot/

After almost 14 years filled with love, I had to say goodbye to my beloved dog and princess and the unofficial mascot of Welcome2TheBronx, Kanela. Kanela,

SEE IT: Exclusive images from last night's #NYPD attack on peaceful protesters in the South #Bronx.#DEFUNDPOLICE #DEFUND...
06/05/2020
SEE IT: Images From Last Night's NYPD Disgraceful Attack on Protesters in the South Bronx - Welcome2TheBronx™

SEE IT: Exclusive images from last night's #NYPD attack on peaceful protesters in the South #Bronx.
#DEFUNDPOLICE #DEFUNDNYPD
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/05/see-it-images-from-last-nights-nypd-disgraceful-attack-on-protesters-in-the-south-bronx/

I am not mincing words for anyone: What happened last night in Mott Haven was an assault on our community at the hands of the dysfunctional New York City

NYPD Attacks Hundreds of Peaceful Protesters in the South #Bronx, tear gasses crowd and beats them. #DEFUNDPOLICEhttps:/...
06/05/2020
BREAKING: NYPD Tear Gases and Assaults Hundreds of Peaceful Protesters in The Bronx - Welcome2TheBronx™

NYPD Attacks Hundreds of Peaceful Protesters in the South #Bronx, tear gasses crowd and beats them. #DEFUNDPOLICE
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/04/breaking-nypd-tear-gases-and-assaults-hundreds-of-peaceful-protesters-in-the-bronx/

We have received confirmation from several credible sources that the NYPD in the South Bronx entrapped hundreds of protesters before the 8pm curfew in

06/04/2020

Hundreds of cops are on guard at #RobertoClementePlaza at The Hub in The #Bronx at the Take Back The Bronx rally. Access to the subway has been cut off.

#welcome2thebronx #GeorgeFloyd #blacklivesmatter

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06/04/2020
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06/02/2020

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WATCH: Fordham Road in The #Bronx is ablaze as angry looters are breaking into stores and leaving a path of destruction....
06/02/2020
LIVE: Fires Burn on Fordham Road as Another Night of Anger is Taken to the Streets - Welcome2TheBronx™

WATCH: Fordham Road in The #Bronx is ablaze as angry looters are breaking into stores and leaving a path of destruction.
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/01/live-fires-burn-on-fordham-road-as-another-night-of-anger-is-taken-to-the-streets/

Fires are being lit everywhere across Fordham Road as protesters are breaking into stores and leaving a path of destruction in their wake. Looting has

Beginning tonight at 11PM until 5AM, Governor Cuomo said there will be a curfew implemented in New York City due to the ...
06/01/2020
BREAKING: Cuomo, de Blasio Order Curfew for New York City As Protest Violence Escalates - Welcome2TheBronx™

Beginning tonight at 11PM until 5AM, Governor Cuomo said there will be a curfew implemented in New York City due to the past four days of protests demanding justice after George Floyd was murdered by a police officer in Minneapolis which have turned violent in Brooklyn and Manhattan.
https://welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/01/breaking-cuomo-de-blasio-order-curfew-for-new-york-city-as-protest-violence-escalates/

BREAKING NEWS: A curfew will be in effect tonight at 11PM until tomorrow at 5AM as protests in NYC have turned violent. #GeorgeFloyd

The 10457 zip code in The #Bronx has the highest positive rate of #COVID19 in New York City with 50% testing positive fo...
06/01/2020
The Bronx Has Six of NYC's Ten COVID-19 Hotspots - Welcome2TheBronx™

The 10457 zip code in The #Bronx has the highest positive rate of #COVID19 in New York City with 50% testing positive for #coronavirus. See which other zip codes in the borough are on the list.
https://welcome2thebronx.com/2020/06/01/the-bronx-has-six-of-nycs-ten-covid-19-hotspots/

Despite drops of COVID-19 cases across the city and state, there are ten lingering hotspots where positive cases of coronavirus remain high. As a result,

Did you know that The Bronx was NYC's FIRST borough?Do you know what we were called when we were annexed to New York Cit...
06/01/2020
The Bronx: New York City's First Borough - Welcome2TheBronx™

Did you know that The Bronx was NYC's FIRST borough?

Do you know what we were called when we were annexed to New York City?

It's a little-known fact that our beautiful borough of The Bronx was, in fact, the first borough of New York City although it wasn't called a borough

Watch the video and see the pictures of the march through the South #Bronx demanding justice for #GeorgeFloyd and an end...
05/31/2020
Nationwide Protests Demanding Justice for George Floyd Reach The Bronx - Welcome2TheBronx™

Watch the video and see the pictures of the march through the South #Bronx demanding justice for #GeorgeFloyd and an end to racial injustices against Blacks in this country.
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/05/31/nationwide-protests-demanding-justice-for-george-floyd-reach-the-bronx/

Yesterday at 3PM, hundreds of protestors gathered at Roberto Clemente Plaza at The Hub as part of a Black Lives Matter rally and march demanding not only

New York City has many grand old theaters and movie houses. These hearty survivors have been typically rebranded as a dr...
05/29/2020
The Bronx is the Land of Faded Old Movie Houses - Welcome2TheBronx™

New York City has many grand old theaters and movie houses. These hearty survivors have been typically rebranded as a drugstore, Starbucks, or some other store that has none of that show biz grandeur or charm.

But it seems like the Bronx has more than its share of old theaters than other boroughs.

Here's a wonderful historical account of two old theaters, both on Southern Boulevard, The Boulevard and The Spooner by Ephemeral New York. The Bronx was

Did you know that America's largest Chinese condiment supplier, Kari Out, was the brainchild of a Bronx man named Howard...
05/29/2020
A Chinese Takeout, a Bronx Jewish Businessman & The Creation of the #1 Distributor of Popular Condiment - Welcome2TheBronx™

Did you know that America's largest Chinese condiment supplier, Kari Out, was the brainchild of a Bronx man named Howard Epstein?

He also designed the soy and duck sauce condiment packets were all used to today!

Here's a fun story with Bronx history we found via The Atlantic about a Bronx Jewish businessman who was able to overcome some odds to become the top distributor of those little soy sauce packets we all know so well. After all these years of these soy sauce packets staring me in the face, little did...

NYC is expected to begin phase 1 reopening starting June 8th. See what this means for The #Bronx and which types of busi...
05/29/2020
New York City Expected to Enter Phase 1 Reopening by June 8 - Welcome2TheBronx™

NYC is expected to begin phase 1 reopening starting June 8th. See what this means for The #Bronx and which types of businesses you can expect to be open.
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/05/29/new-york-city-expected-to-enter-phase-1-reopening-by-june-8/

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced today that New York City would begin Phase 1 reopening after almost 3 full months under lockdown of non-essential

#Bronx unemployment is the highest in NYC as it reaches a staggering 16.5% due to the #COVID19 #coronavirus #pandemic.ht...
05/28/2020
Bronx Unemployment Reaches 16.5% Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic—Highest in NYC - Welcome2TheBronx™

#Bronx unemployment is the highest in NYC as it reaches a staggering 16.5% due to the #COVID19 #coronavirus #pandemic.
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/05/28/bronx-unemployment-reaches-16-5-due-to-the-coronavirus-pandemic-highest-in-nyc/

With The Bronx already on edge as the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City making it the hardest hit borough, there's one more thing to

WATCH: A #Bronx bakery in NYC's REAL Little Italy has been making bread for over 100 years. Check out their story and hi...
05/28/2020
WATCH: This Bronx Bakery Has Been Making Bread For Over 100 Years - Welcome2TheBronx™

WATCH: A #Bronx bakery in NYC's REAL Little Italy has been making bread for over 100 years. Check out their story and history!
#LittleItaly #Italian #Baking
https://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2020/05/28/watch-this-bronx-bakery-has-been-making-bread-for-over-100-years/

Tucked away on Arthur Avenue in The Bronx, New York City's REAL Little Italy, is Madonia Bakery. This Bronx Italian institution has been baking bread for

KEEP YOUR MASKS ON- A message from Arthur Avenue, The #Bronx.#welcome2thebronx#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbeauti...
05/27/2020

KEEP YOUR MASKS ON
- A message from Arthur Avenue, The #Bronx.

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#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbeautiful #welcometothebronx #myBronx #yourBronx #ourBronx #everydaybronx #thisisthebronx #SeeYourCity #thisisnewyorkcity #newyorkcity #newyork #nyc #PeopleOfTheBronx #BronxLife #BronxStreets #howibronx #COVID19 #coronavirus #pandemic #littleitaly

Thank God for @fullmoonpizza_ in NYC's REAL #littleitaly here in The #Bronx and the fact that they're open during the #C...
05/27/2020

Thank God for @fullmoonpizza_ in NYC's REAL #littleitaly here in The #Bronx and the fact that they're open during the #COVID19 #coronavirus #pandemic #shutdown.

Had my first slice 🍕 (with 🍄 of course) in almost 3 months and was NOT disappointed. I love their nice thin and crusty LARGE #pizza slices!

Support #smallbusiness folks!

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Hello, FordhamThe #Bronx, NYIt's a little busy today despite the #COVID19 #coronavirus #pandemic #shutdown.#welcome2theb...
05/27/2020

Hello, Fordham
The #Bronx, NY

It's a little busy today despite the #COVID19 #coronavirus #pandemic #shutdown.

#welcome2thebronx

#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbeautiful #welcometothebronx #myBronx #yourBronx #ourBronx #everydaybronx #thisisthebronx #SeeYourCity #thisisnewyorkcity #newyorkcity #newyork #nyc #PeopleOfTheBronx #BronxLife #BronxStreets #howibronx

The "Fish" building on the Grand ConcourseThe #Bronx, NY#welcome2thebronx#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbeautiful #...
05/25/2020

The "Fish" building on the Grand Concourse
The #Bronx, NY

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#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbeautiful #welcometothebronx #myBronx #yourBronx #ourBronx #everydaybronx #thisisthebronx #SeeYourCity #thisisnewyorkcity #newyorkcity #newyork #nyc #PeopleOfTheBronx #BronxLife #BronxStreets #howibronx

Last stop241st Street and White Plains RoadWakefield, The #Bronx#welcome2thebronx#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbea...
05/25/2020

Last stop
241st Street and White Plains Road
Wakefield, The #Bronx

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#TheBronx #ilovethebronx #thebronxisbeautiful #welcometothebronx #myBronx #yourBronx #ourBronx #everydaybronx #thisisthebronx #SeeYourCity #thisisnewyorkcity #newyorkcity #newyork #nyc #PeopleOfTheBronx #BronxLife #BronxStreets #howibronx #subway

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