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From Bangladesh to the Bronx: immigrants find new hope and new tensions

Bangladeshi immigrants find a home and a community in the Bronx.

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A Throgs Neck baker turns her dream into a sweet business

An up and coming Bronx-based baker is making a name for herself with creative cupcakes.

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From earth science to the main stage

The Kezners met 10 years ago in middle school and they’re still rocking the Bronx.

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The Bronx is burning…with rock ‘n’ roll

Bronx Underground is still keeping the rock scene alive after 10 years.

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Dropping pounds, gaining votes

Luis Sepulveda has been campaigning for six months, mostly by himself, in hopes of winning the state assembly seat in the 76th district.

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Parkchester mugging turns political

Street violence turned political when candidates for state assembly stepped in.

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City Island: A Coastal Community in the Bronx

Take a look at the people and places that make up the Bronx’s unique nautical community.

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Characters of softball, the real Bronx pastime

In the 1980s, Bronx softball games could attracted crowds of hundreds and $10,000 worth of bets. One team was particularly adept at taking that cash: a crew known as The Bandits. Last year, they reunited.

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