Gallery of The Bronx in the 1970’s

Reeling from a decade of social turmoil, New York in the 1970s fell into a deep tailspin provoked by the flight of the middle class to the suburbs and a nationwide economic recession that hit New York’s industr...

The Oldest Houses in The Bronx

Varian House Year built: 1758 Location: 3266 Bainbridge Ave. in the Bronx Built by Isaac Valentine on property that included a blacksmith shop, farmland, outhouses and slaves, according to the Bronx Histor...

History of Boston’s neighborhoods

Boston's diverse neighborhoods serve as a political and cultural organizing mechanism. The City of Boston's Office of Neighborhood Services has designated 23 Neighborhoods in the city: Allston Back ...

History of Jacobi Medical Center

Jacobi Medical Center is a municipal hospital, under the direction of New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation, in Morris Park, Bronx, New York. Founded in 1955 as Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, the ho...

History of Boston Medical Center

Boston Medical Center (BMC) is a non-profit 496-bed academic medical center in Boston, Massachusetts. It is the largest safety-net hospital and Level I trauma center in New England. BMC employs more than 1,400...

History of Williamsbridge, Bronx

Williamsbridge is a neighborhood geographically located in the north central Bronx borough of New York City in the United States. The neighborhood is part of Bronx Community Board 12. Its boundaries, starting f...