THE BRONX, formerly a district comprising several towns in Westchester county, New York, U.S.A., now (since 1898) the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City (q.v.).
The Zoological Park at Bronx Borough, New York City, opened in 1899, is one of the largest in the world.
Several settlements in the Bronx were made by the English and the Dutch between 1640 and 1650.
Washington prepared to withstand the British behind fortifications on Harlem Heights, but discovering that Howe was attempting to outflank him by landing troops in the rear he retreated to the mainland, leaving only a garrison at Fort Washington, and established a line of fortified camps on the hills overlooking the Bronx river as far as White Plains.
MOUNT VERNON, a city of Westchester county, in southeastern New York, U.S.A., on the Bronx river and Eastchester Creek, 13 m.
Tilden; the other in the S., including Ludlow, Van Cortlandt Terrace and Park Hill (adjoining Riverdale in the borough of the Bronx), a parklike reserve with winding streets and drives.
to the Bronx river.
lowdown on the glam-rock band who rose out of Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx.
Three giant snapping turtles turned up inside a Bronx, New York sewage treatment plant in 1988.
Bronx Terrace 5cl gin 3cl dry vermouth 2cl Roses's lime cordial Pour all ingredients into a shaker with ice.
Bronx born Roach is a multi instrumentalist of some note who plays vibes, piano, bass and drums.
These haunting lyrics made famous by Billie Holiday were surprisingly penned by a Jewish schoolteacher from the Bronx.
Born in 1966 in the Castle Hill section of the Bronx, Jennifer was a spunky girl in a Puerto Rican family.
Now a Manhattan you shake to fox-trot time, a Bronx to two-step time, a dry martini you always shake to waltz time."
Born in the Bronx in 1969, Jennifer Lopez diligently worked to hone her skills as a dancer before landing a role as a "Fly Girl" on television's In Living Color.
Born and raised in the Castle Hill neighborhood of The Bronx, Jennifer Lopez always knew she wanted to be a star.
So, the latest baby name to join the crazy celebrity baby name club is Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz's little bundle with this name: Bronx Mowgli Wentz.
So, when Bronx Wentz grows up, he has a New York city borough and Rudyard Kipling to thank for his moniker.
Bronx came into the world at seven pounds and 11 ounces and 20.5 inches long.
Lillo Brancato Jr. - This actor, who starred with Robert DeNiro in A Bronx Tale, was accused of breaking into a home to steal drugs in 2005.
On May 11, 2011, a Bronx man called his local affiliate with a bomb threat, enraged over too many Two and a Half Men repeats.
Ralph Lauren was born in the Bronx to Jewish immigrants.
Montefiore Medical Center, 111 E. 210th St., Bronx, NY 10467.
Breakdance started in New York City in the 1970s, giving birth to what is now referred to as the Bronx style B boy.
This show originally aired in the United Kingdom and is an adult puppet show featuring Bronx Bunny and his cigarette smoking sidekick Panda named Teddy T.
At the Bronx Zoo, every Wednesday is a "pay what you wish" donation admission.
The Bronx Shoes H80603 make a good choice.
Calvin Klein is a Bronx native and graduate of New York's Fashion Institute of Technology.
Well known in his native South Bronx for unmistakable flow, he has had a hand in some of hip hops biggest hits, but yet never quite made a slash for himself.
Joel was born in the Bronx and raised in Long Island, NY.
Located in the Bronx, New York, the contact number for Frank Bee Enterprises is 1-800-372-6523.
What if you want to draw in clientele from the Bronx or Queens?
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