Here's a bundle of recent Bronx news stories, courtesy of one of our talented young reporters, Stephen Baron.
Bronx HIV Testing Push
The city health department wants every
To tie in with National HIV Testing Day, the city’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is launching the largest HIV testing initiative in the city’s history. The campaign, called “The Bronx Knows,” also hopes to reach the 250,000
Bronxites can visit any of one of 40 testing locations in the borough for a free, confidential HIV test. Visit here for a listing of locations.
The Bronx alternative high school Individual Pathways at
School Funding Restored
City Council restored $129 million to stave off school budget cuts in the approved budget last night, though the school funding came at the expense of money usually given to “library services, cultural affairs, legal aid, seniors and government services,” the Daily News reports.
Fordham and Botanical Garden
Police are on the hunt for a rapist who attacked a