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Bronx museum explores grafﬁti’s controversial place in history By Qainat Khan firstname.lastname@example.org
JOHN MARK PEREZ, 13, creates his own style during the opening reception of Bronx Lab: Style Wars on July 20.
Scott Fitzgerald wrote of New York in 1927 that, “the restlessness … approached hysteria.” He could have said the same of New York in the 1970s: the markets were crashing, the buildings were burning, the drug wars were growing. And amidst it all, furtive ﬁgures wearing gas masks and carrying cans of spray paint, would “bomb” subway cars — writing grafﬁti on trains. They ran the gamut from an individual leaving his tag in permanent marker to a crew spray painting a mural across multiple subway cars. Grafﬁti writing was the visual manifestation of hip-hop culture, which developed in the South Bronx in the 1970s. It has always been controversial. Ed Koch, the former mayor of New York, called grafﬁti a “quality of life offense,” likening it to pickpocketing and shoplifting, in the hip- hop documentary Style Wars. But grafﬁti also has had its defenders, who describe it as art, an expression of identity for people who are locked out of mainstream culture. “What is seen as chaotic or dangerous, is actually democratic dialogue,” says Sergio Bessa, director of programs at the Bronx Museum. “[There was] this exhilarating sense of freedom — the city was a canvas.” Forty years on, grafﬁti has become part of the urban iconography, and while not encouraged, it no longer exists in the realm of outlaws either. Grafﬁti has been appropriated by commercial and mainstream culture, as well as in ﬁne arts. In its ongoing exhibit Bronx Lab: Style Wars, that opened on July 19, the Bronx Museum follows the course grafﬁti has taken since the 1970s, exhibiting works that explore grafﬁti without being grafﬁti themselves. The exhibition asks the question: what is style? It begins with Rigoberto Torres’ plaster cast of the grafﬁti artist Daze (whose real name is Chris Ellis), the
Bronx Lab: Style Wars is on display until Jan. 6, 2013. Admission to the Bronx Museum is free. Visit www. bronxmuseum.org for details on other exhibitions and upcoming events. archetypal grafﬁti artist of the 1970s, with his cans of spray paint and his mask. Also opening the exhibit is “Stop the War,” a mural on canvas by grafﬁti writers Tats Cru, the well known crew from Hunts Point, whose work has been featured in commercial and corporate venues. The other artists and works involved take Tats Cru, Daze and other old school artists as their jumping off points. Glendalys Medina, 32, who goes by the hip-hop name The Shank, recalls learning grafﬁti by imitation. As The Shank, Ms. Medina is learning all the elements of hip-hop, including MCing, breakdancing, and grafﬁti writing. The inﬂuence of grafﬁti writers is apparent in her tag, Black Gold, which is an abstraction of a boombox. Unlike most grafﬁti tags, however, Black Gold features no words, but is purely graphic. “I don’t think of myself as a writer,” Ms. Medina explains. But she understands art as a transformative
project, and as a way for her to express her identity, which is how grafﬁti and hip-hop functioned from the very beginning. “It’s an exercise to assert myself,” she says of The Shank’s tag. “So that somebody knows I’ve been here.” At the center of grafﬁti is the intersection of the graphic with the written word, which works by Keith Haring and Tim Rollins help explore. Haring’s collection of etchings called “The Valley,” is paired with the writing of William S. Burroughs. Mr. Rollins, a high school teacher in New York, used grafﬁti to inspire his students to read literary classics, like The Scarlet Letter. The protagonist of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s novel, Hester Prynne, has much in common with the grafﬁti writers who came after her. She used her skills as an embroiderer to transform the signiﬁer of her sin — the letter “A” which she has to wear for the rest of her life — into something beautiful. “The Scarlet Letter: The Procession,” which Mr. Rollins made with his students, superposes different manifestation of the letter A on a chapter from the book. In the lobby, the museum has left out what are called “piecebooks” — blank notepads in which visitors can leave their own tags. Using the computer stations, visitors can leave their comments about the art, their thoughts on what style is and interact and participate with each other. Mr. Bessa describes the lobby as an active think tank. And being at the museum, loud with the hum of voices and Latin music, and seeing kids draw tags that celebrate the Bronx in the museum’s piecebooks, you know the city still remains a canvas restless with possibility.
TATS CRU’S mural titled ‘Stop the War’ is on display at The Bronx Museum of Arts, above. AT CENTER, a threedimensional piece by Rigoberto Torres of well-known grafﬁti artist Daze, shows him holding spray cans. VALERI LARKO’S ‘Gasteria, Bronx’ painting from 2009 depicts a vacant gas station.
ROY SECORD, left, examines works by Keith Haring, part of Bronx Lab: Style Wars, on view at The Bronx Museum of Arts through Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013. Photos by Marisol Diaz
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At the movies with James Delson
The Dark Knight Rises — this is grim stuff +++++
By James Delson email@example.com The Dark Knight Rises has been one of this year’s most highly-anticipated ﬁlms. But the magic and wonder has gone out of director Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy. This 164-minute ﬁnale to the current rendition of the saga is a grim, muddled funeral dirge, lacking the drive, imaginative ﬂights of fantasy and fun of its predecessors. What’s worse, much of the picture’s dialogue is impossible to hear properly. The sound mix is like listening to a conversation through a wet sponge. The villain’s dialogue, spoken through a mask that distorts his voice, is almost comically impossible to understand. I often had to turn to my neighbor and ask what was just said, only to be answered by a shrug. The picture was co-written and directed by Christopher Nolan, who has become one of the movie industry’s most innovative ﬁlmmakers. In less
than a decade he has given us such ground-breaking pictures as Memento, Inception and The Prestige, along with the previous Dark Knight ﬁlms. When beginning production on The Dark Knight he seemed at the peak of his game. His brilliant employment of cutting-edge visual effects, delicately interwoven through ﬁnely-crafted scripts, has become a hallmark of quality which has also brought in billions of dollars to the ﬁlm studios for whom he labors. But something happened in The Dark Knight Rises which is reminiscent of other wunderkind missteps in the past. Just as some of our greatest directors tried to reach too far after their own meteoric successes, Nolan has succumbed with his latest effort. The stumbles of Francis Ford Coppola (One from the Heart), Martin Scorsese (New York, New York), Dennis Hopper (The Last Movie), Steven Spielberg (1941) and Michael Cimino (Heaven’s Gate) remind us that no great director is safe from his own unﬂinching pursuit of a singular vision. This is not to say that The Dark
Knight is a complete disaster. It is just too big, with too many characters, too many plot twists, too much cruelty piled on cruelty. It embodies an unrelentingly grim view of human nature which follows the direction the comic book industry has taken in the last few decades. Where once children could revel in the heroics of Batman, Superman and other good guys, the dark visions of the current comic book universe have all-but eliminated the concept of simple goodness and virtue in what are now called graphic novels. Thus the ﬁlm begins with Batman/ Bruce Wayne (another intense performance by Christian Bale) in retirement, having taken the blame for the crimes of supposed hero Harvey Dent (aka Two-Face - see The Dark Knight for this back story). Crippled and alone in his mansion, Bruce Wayne looks on as the world goes by, his crime-ﬁghting escapades no longer required in a nearly crime free Gotham. But forces are in motion to bring our Caped Crusader back into action.
There are too many forces, in fact. First you have your international band of terrorists, led by Bane (played loudly by Tom Hardy) plotting to seize Gotham. Then you’ve got your home-grown wimpy politicos, danger-deniers every one, the Mayor (a wasted Nestor Carbonell) and his deputy police commissioner (likewise ill-used Matthew Modine). Add to this a slate of returning Batman allies, who include Alfred (Michael Caine, given some ﬁne speeches), Chief Gordon (Gary Oldman, the ﬁlm’s other true hero) and Lucius Fox (Morgan Freeman, as Batman’s “Q” equivalent). There are more Batman allies, too, including a young and earnest policeman (Joseph Gordon Levitt, director Nolan’s coming hero), a darkly mysterious cat burgler (Anne Hathaway, with little to do except purr and cause mayhem) and the not-quite pure-asdriven-snow industrialist (Marion Cotillard, giving the ﬁlm’s best performance). Too much. Too much.
The numerous side plots, dead ends, red herrings and double-backs within the storyline add up to a giant mis-matched crazy quilt of action, romance, betrayal, injustice, torture, humor, back breaking, hero stomping and aerobatic feats which just doesn’t coalesce into superior entertainment. Given that the ﬁlm will, undoubtedly, become one of the year’s biggest earners, it is likely you will be tempted to attend. But bear in mind the fact that such awful messes as Pirate of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides and Transformers: Dark of the Moon each grossed over a billion dollars and you can accept the notion that ﬁnancial and artistic success do not necessarily go hand in hand. So see The Dark Knight Rises is you are a fan of the series, but don’t bother if you’re looking for fun. This is grim stuff. Running time: 164 minutes. MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language.
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Editorâ€™s choice Cooking melon at Wave Hill SATURDAY, AUG. 4, Wave Hill, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, will host a cooking demo, at 2 p.m. Attendees will learn ways to cook momordica charantia and will take a walk to observe the crop. Momordica charantia, or bitter melon, is a popular ingredient in Asian, African and Caribbean foods, but not in the United States. The event is free with admission to the grounds. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
Art Developing artists at the Y THROUGH JULY, the Riverdale YM-YWHA, located at 5625 Arlington Ave., will exhibit developing artists in Gallery 18 under the guidance of artist Daniel Hauben. The exhibit will feature works by Joyce Dutka, Elainee Eklof, A. Beckman, Elsa Goolde, Lou Levinson, Stan Yeamans, Joan Levine, Rose Smeenk, Esther Wallach and Moshe Margalit. For more information, call 718-548-8200.
Magical Mystery Tour is waiting to take you away FRIDAY, JULY 27 and SUNDAY, JULY 29, Bronx Art Ensembleâ€™s Electronic Mosholu Crash will perform hits from the 60s in its Magical Mystery Tour. The event will feature music by the Beatles, the Coasters, Ray Charles and more. The Friday concert will take place at Pelham Bay Park, located at Middletown Road and Stadium Avenue, at 6 p.m. In the event of rain, the concert will be moved to Knights of Columbus, located at 3243 Ampere Ave. The Sunday concerts will take place at Rockwood Drive Circle, Van Cortlandt Park, located near Broadway and Mosholu Avenue, at 2 p.m. and at McGinley Center of Fordham University, located at Southern Boulevard, at 4 p.m. In the event of rain, the Van Cortlandt Park concert will be moved to Vladeck Hall in the Amalgamated Houses at Hillman Avenue and Van Cortlandt Park South. Attendees are encouraged to bring folding chairs. For more information, call 718-601-7399 or go to bronxartsensemble.org.
Artist showcase at An Beal Bocht THROUGH JULY, An Beal Bocht CafĂŠ, located at 445 W. 238th St., will showcase artwork from Mark DeBonis. Though Mr. DeBonis is a mathematician, heâ€™s been in love with painting since he was an undergrad. His 20 paintings â€” including ink, gouache and acrylic â€” will be on sale. High quality prints will also be on sale. For more information, go to www.markdebonis.net.
RAA displays new exhibit THROUGH JULY, Riverdale Art Association will display a new exhibit featuring the work of Whitney Harris and Lillian Fischer at the RiverdaleYonkers Society for Ethical Culture, located at 4450 Fieldston Road. Mr. Harris, a professor of mathematics at Queensborough Community College, has made both prints and paintings. His work has been featured at Queensborough Community College, Westchester
Libraries and the Riverdale YM-YWHA. RYSEC has featured his work before in a solo show. Ms. Fischer, who studied at Brooklyn College and taught at the Montessori School in Riverdale, has been awarded prizes for her paintings and sculptures. Her work has been displayed at Riverdale and Kingsbridge libraries. The exhibit is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 1 p.m. Visitors are asked to call 718-548-4445 to schedule a visit. For more information, go to www.riverdaleartassociation. org.
PAC annual exhibition THROUGH FRIDAY, AUG. 10, the Pelham Art Center, located 155 Fifth Ave. in Pelham, will display its annual faculty and student showcase. Admission is free. Museum hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, 10
a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 914-738-2525 or e-mail info@ pelhamartcenter.org.
Tour untamed art with Wave Hill TUESDAYS and SATURDAYS THROUGH AUG. 18, Wave Hill, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, will host tours of Tending toward the Untamed: Artists Respond to the Wild Garden, at 2 p.m. Artists Gary Carsley, Chris Doyle, Julie Evans and others created new painting, photography, animation and sculpture based on Wave Hillâ€™s Wild Garden. Tours are free with admission to the grounds. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
New exhibit at Hudson Museum THROUGH SUNDAY, SEPT.
artists include graphite artist Sheona Hamilton-Grant and Hawaiian artist Carol Bennett. For more information, call 212-729-4974 or go to www. elisacontemporaryart.com.
9, The Hudson River Museum, located at 511 Warburton Ave. in Yonkers, is showing its new exhibit, Westchester Women & War: Portraits. Photographs of contemporary soldiers are added to a collection of oil and pastels of women in WWII. The museum is open Wednesday through Sunday, from noon to 5 p.m. The exhibit costs $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and children. It is free for members. For more information, call 914-963-8558 or go to www. hrm.org.
SATURDAY, AUG. 4, the park will host solar cooking at the West 242nd Street pool and barbecue area, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The rain date will be Sunday, Aug. 5.
THROUGH MID-AUGUST, Elisa Contemporary Artâ€™s pop up gallery, Tickled Pink, is on display in the lower level at Sothebyâ€™s International Realty, located at 3732 Riverdale Ave., from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The show features work from artists such as Kimber Berry, Melinda Hackett and Nancy Tobin. For more information, call 212-729-4974 or go to www. elisacontemporaryart.com.
Exhibits at Elisa Contemporary Art
SUNDAY, AUG. 5, the rangers will host a basic canoeing class, at 11 a.m. Attendees are asked to meet by the golf house near the lake by entering the park near Bailey Avenue and Van Cortlandt Park South. SATURDAY, AUG. 11, the park will host a nature exploration of medicinal plants, at 11 a.m. Attendees are asked to meet at the nature center, by entering the park at West 246th Street and Broadway.
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ONGOING, Elisa Contemporary Art Gallery, located at 5622 Mosholu Ave., exhibits Strength and Grace â€” a summer Olympic tribute â€” on Fridays and Saturdays, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and by appointment. The exhibit honors equestrian riding and jumping, two summer Olympic sports. Featured
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Whatâ€™s on Test prep courses at MS/HS 141 JULY and AUGUST, Riverdale Community Center at the David A. Stein Riverdale/ Kingsbridge Academy, MS/ HS 141, located at 660 W. 237th St., will host Summer Test Prep Academy. SHSAT (Specialized High School Admission Test) takes place for eighth grade students from Monday, Aug. 6, to Thursday, Aug. 16. The class runs Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The program costs $250 plus a $15 registration fee. SAT Prep is available for seniors. The course runs from Monday, July 23, to Thursday, Aug. 2 and will take place Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The program costs $275 plus a $15 registration fee. To register, call the RCC ofďŹ ce at 718-796-4724. For more information, call 718-796-4882.
Summer fun at the library The Kingsbridge Library, located at 291 W. 231st St., hosts a number of programs in July: MONDAY, JULY 30, the library will host a knitting and crocheting circle, at 5 p.m. TUESDAY, JULY 31, the library will host a class, Internet 2: Searching the Web, at 10 a.m. Space is limited
and registration is required by calling 718-548-5656 or stopping by the library. Registration for all the computer classes begins one week prior to the class. For more information, call the library at 718-548-5656.
Drop in on an artistsâ€™ circle THURSDAYS THROUGH AUGUST, Wave Hill, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, will host an artistsâ€™ circle, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wave Hill will provide easels and boards, but attendees are asked to bring art-making materials, including paper and canvases. The cost is $10 for members and $18 for nonmembers. Registration begins in the Perkins Visitor Center at 9:30 a.m. on the day of the event. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
Spuyten Duyvil library events MONDAY, JULY 30, The Spuyten Duyvil Library, located at 650 W. 235th St., will host an adult reading club meeting, at 11 a.m. Participants are welcome to share thoughts on a book they recently read. For more information, call 718-796-1202.
Ceramics classes for all skill levels
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THURSDAYS THROUGH AUG. 2, the Riverdale YMYWHA, located at 5625 Arlington Ave., will host a ceramics class, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Participants must be 16 or older. All skill levels are welcome. The class costs $135 or $110 for members. To register or for more information, call 718-548-8200 ext. 201.
Health & ďŹ tness
City Parks hosts sports programs City Parks Foundationâ€™s free summer sports program for young children are taking place in Bronx Parks. Van Cortlandt Park hosts intermediate tennis classes on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9 a.m. to noon and for all groups on Tuesdays, and Thursdays, from 9 a.m. to noon. Soundview Park, located at Lafayette Avenue between Colgate Avenue and Boynton Avenue, hosts golf classes Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for children ages 6 to 8, and 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for children ages 9 to 16. Pelham Bay Park, located at Middletown Road and Stadium Avenue, hosts track and ďŹ eld meets Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for children ages 5 to 7, and 10:30 a.m. to noon for children ages 8 to 16.
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onsite at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
Yoga for parents and children FRIDAY, AUG. 3, Wave Hill, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, will host Yoga Together for parents and children, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. The breathing and relaxation techniques are recommended for children ages 2 to 5. The event is weather dependent. Call 718-549-3200 ext. 245 by 8 a.m. on the day of the class for a weather update. Yoga Together costs $15 for members and $23 for nonmembers. Registration opens onsite at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
Free Capoeria classes at Vannie FRIDAYS, THROUGH AUG. 31, Van Cortlandt Park, located at West 240th Street and Broadway, will host free Capoeira classes, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Capoeira blends dance movements, self defense techniques, acrobatics and music. For more information, call Jennifer Sanchez at 347-5957115, e-mail her at director@ acbx.org or go to www.acbx.org.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 4, Wave Hill, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, will host Tai Chi Chuan for beginners, at 10 a.m., and for intermediates, at 11 a.m. Tai Chi uses nature as its inspiration for gentle movements. The event is weather dependent. Call 718-549-3200 ext. 245 by 8 a.m. on the day of the class for a weather update. Tai Chi Chuan costs $15 for members and $23 for nonmembers. Registration opens
SATURDAY, JULY 28, The Kingsbridge Heights Neighborhood Improvement Association will sponsor a community health fair on West 197th Street, between ClaďŹ‚in and University avenues, from noon to 5 p.m. Attendees may speak with medical professionals, get blood pressure screenings, learn about massages, body work and how to lead a healthy lifestyle. To RSVP or for more
Sunset yoga at Wave Hill WEDNESDAY, AUG. 8, Wave Hill, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, will host sunset yoga from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Attendees should bring their own mats and come with their meals well digested. All skill levels are welcome. The event costs $15 for members and $23 for nonmembers. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
Kids & Teens Teen & tween yoga at the Y TUESDAYS and THURSDAYS, the Riverdale YM-YWHA, located at 5625 Arlington Ave., hosts yoga classes for boys and girls. The tween session takes place from 4:15 to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays, and the teen session is held from 5 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays. The classes are free. For more information, call 718-548-8200 or go to www. riverdaley.org.
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Whatâ€™s on Day camps at the YMYWHA
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THROUGH FRIDAY, AUG. 17, the Riverdale YM-YWHA, located at 5625 Arlington Ave., will host a number of summer day camps for children of all ages, including early childhood camps for ages 24 months to ďŹ ve years. Activities include swim instruction, outdoor and indoor play, music and arts and crafts. Camps for children in kindergarten through sixth grade are also available, with age appropriate activities such as swimming, cooking, photography and archery. Older participants embark on overnight trips to New Jersey Y Camps. For more information, call 718-548-8200 ext. 229, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.riverdaley.org.
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A sing along for polar bear lovers THURSDAY, AUG. 23, Making Books Sing, a New York City-based theater company, will promote childrenâ€™s literacy with a performance, If You Really Love Polar Bears, at the Bronx Library Center, located at 310 East Kingsbridge Road, at 4 p.m. If You Really Love Polar Bears is the story of a little boy named Patchy who loves polar bears and learns about
the world, including AfroCaribbean music with ÂĄRetumba! For more information, call 718-430-1890 or go to www. vcpark.org.
SUNDAYS THROUGH OCTOBER, The Science Barge on Yonkersâ€™ waterfront, located at 99 Dock St. in Yonkers, will host art and science workshops for children ages 4 to 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. After crossing the gangplank, children and their families will learn about plants, juggling and kaleidoscopes. Each Sunday, the workshop will teach something different. On July 29, attendees will learn from Blue Crab Blitz about the crabs they catch. The suggested donation is $5. To RSVP, e-mail email@example.com. For more information, call 914375-2151.
Misc. Take off your dancing shoes THURSDAY, JULY 26, Van Cortlandt Park will host the ďŹ nal Barefoot Dancing on the front lawn of the Van Cortlandt House Museum, at 6 p.m. Music and dancing honors cultures from around
Make a boat with the family SATURDAY, JULY 28 Wave Hill will host a family art project â€” constructing handmade river rafts and boats with allnatural materials, at 10 a.m. Participants will build a boat and send it downstream to see if it ďŹ‚oats. The activity is free with admission to the grounds. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
Food drive at the YM-YWHA THROUGH SUNDAY, JULY 29, the Riverdale YM-YWHA, located at 5625 Arlington Ave., is hosting a food drive. All non-perishable food is welcome. Cereals, dried pasta and healthy canned soups are needed. The Y will accept donations all day at the center and at the Sunday market on July 15, 22 and 29 at the David A. Stein Riverdale/Kingsbridge Academy, MS/HS 141, located at Independence Avenue and West 237th Street. For more information, call Cynthia Galik-Riaz at 718-5488200 ext. 218 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Explore the Bronx with BRAC SATURDAY, AUG. 11, The Bronx River Art Center, located at 2060 Boston Road, will launch Virtual/Monumental, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Virtual/Monumental is a visual narrative of ďŹ ve projects that focus on the center, the river and the Bronx community. Maps will be provided for visitors as they travel through gardens, neighborhoods and parks. Tours begin at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. The center will also host a barbecue, from noon to 4 p.m. The rain date is Sunday, Aug. 12. For more information, call 718-589-5819 or go to www.bronxriverart.org.
Riverdale Y hosts Sunday market THROUGH SUNDAY, AUG. 26, the Riverdale YM-YWHA hosts a Sunday market at the David A. Stein Riverdale/ Kingsbridge Academy, MS/HS 141, located at Independence Avenue and West 237th Street in the arcade, from 9 a.m. to
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What’s on Lego look-a-likes at the Bronx Zoo
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THROUGH MONDAY, SEPT. 3, the Bronx Zoo, located at 2300 South Boulevard, will display professionally built Lego sculptures of zebras, ﬂamingos and tigers. The Lego creations have inspired several events. Every day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., children can create their own animal sculptures and help complete a Lego mural. The event will take place at Dancing Crane Plaza. On Saturdays, from July 21 to Aug. 11, visitors can learn how to build Lego animals at the Reptile House Lawn, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 718-367-1010 or go to www. bronxzoo.com.
Birds & Monet’s garden at NYBG
Wave Hill gives back WAVE HILL, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, is participating in Blue Stars Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts — 1,500 museums and other organizations — to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day. Wave Hill is open Tuesdays through Sundays, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
THROUGH SUNDAY, OCT. 21, New York Botanical Garden, located at 2900 Southern Boulevard, features Monet’s Garden, a tribute to the famous artist. The exhibition includes gardens that inspired the artist’s work and two rarely seen original paintings. NYBG also hosts activities such as poetry readings, ﬁlm screenings and a hands-on art workshop for children. NYBG is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets cost between $8 and $20. For more information, call
Mozambique music in R’Dale SATURDAY, JULY 28, the A fro-pop party Kina Zore will perform at the Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture, located at 4450 Fieldston Road, at 7 p.m. The group performs the music of Helder Tsinine, a Moazambique songwriter. The suggested donation is $15. For more information, call 718 -548 -4445 or go to www.kinazore.com.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 1, Wave Hill will host a plein air performance by local Indie musicians, Mary Courtney & Morning Star, at 7 p.m. Attendees should bring beach chairs or blankets. The concert is free with admission to the grounds. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www. wavehill.org.
Collaborative show at An Beal THURSDAY, AUG. 9, Classical Café will present Bach at the Bocht at An Beal Bocht Cafe, located at 445 W. 238th St., at 7 p.m. The show will feature Thomas Lovell Beddoes’ poem “How many times to I love thee, dear,” performed by soprano Ilana Davidson and pianist Alexander Ruvinstein while composers Howard Frazin, Adam Jacob Simon, Tom Schnauber, Donald St Pierre and audience members discuss poetry and song. The show costs $15. For more information, go to www.classicalcafe.org. MOSHOLU MONTEFIORE Community Center is at 3450 DeKalb Ave., at Gun Hill Road, one block east of Jerome Avenue. Classes for adults, teens and children take place there on Saturday and Sunday, as well as weeknights. Call 718-8824000 ext. 0 for free brochures.
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Spray a garden project at Wave Hill SUNDAY, AUG. 5, Wave Hill, located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, will host a family art project, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Ecology Building. Attendees will create a garden painting without brushes. They will use mists of watercolor and color-soaked coffee ﬁlters for their creations. The event is free with admission to the grounds. For more information, call 718-549-3200 or go to www.wavehill.org.
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What’s on July events for Senior Services
stopping by the library. For more information, call 718-796-1202.
THROUGH JULY, Riverdale Senior Services, located at 2600 Netherland Ave., hosts a variety of events:
Hudson cruise and bridge walk WEDNESDAY, AUG. 8, the Riverdale YM-YWHA will host a boat cruise on the Hudson River and a stop on the Walkway Bridge for members over 60, at 9:15 a.m. The cruise costs $45 and $50 after Tuesday, July 31. The bus will leave the Riverdale YM-YWHA, located at 5625 Arlington Ave., at 9:15 a.m. and will return at 5 p.m. For more information, call Leora at 718-548-8200 ext. 204 or e-mail her at lgarritano@ riverdaley.org.
TUESDAYS, the center hosts discussions of the Yiddish language, culture and inﬂuences on society, at 1 p.m. THURSDAYS, the center hosts meditation sessions, from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. FRIDAY, JULY 27, the Center will travel to Christmas Tree Shops, at 10:30 a.m. Transportation costs $5. For more information, call Stephanie Rice at 718-8845900.
JASA does dancercize
Photo courtesy of Bill Foley
What’s eating you?
WEDNESDAY, JULY 25, JASA Van Cortlandt Senior Center, located at 3880 Sedgwick Ave., will host a Summer Dancercize class, at 3:30 p.m. The suggested donation for seniors is $2. The class costs $3 for non-senior members. For more information, call 718-549-4700 or go to www. jasa.org.
Facebook class at the library
SUNDAY, AUG. 5, until Thursday, Aug. 9, Ari White of Gemstone Catering Inc., will turn the parking lot of the Riverdale Temple into a ‘real Texas smokehouse.’ Each evening from 4 to 10 p.m., he’ll take to the tent outside 4545 Independence Ave. to serve up apple and hickory-smoked brisket, short ribs, baby back beef ribs and 12 spice Texas rub chicken, along with all the ﬁxin’s, including garlic mashed potatoes with gravy, corn on the cob, traditional slaw, potato salad, Texas caviar (black bean salad), southern corn bread, watermelon gazpacho and varied fruit cobbles and pies, along with ﬁne micro brewery beers on tap.
Spuyten Duyvil Library, located at 650 W 235th St., will hold a Facebook class for seniors, from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
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Talk on ethics and government SUNDAY, JULY 29, The Riverdale Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture, located at 4450 Fieldston Road, will host a discussion on ethical issues at the government level, at 11 a.m. Board member David Kornbluh will give the presentation. For more information, call 718-548-4445.
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PODIATRISTS Michael L. Merenstein, DPM Board Certiﬁed - American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics. Surgical, geriatric, diabetic shoes. Pediatric, whirlpool & orthotic treatments. Medicare, Oxford, HIP & most insurance. Day & evening appts. HOUSE CALLS AVAILABLE 3636 Fieldston Rd. (W. 236 St.) 718.548.6732
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MEDICAL LABORATORY Bio Chem Technology Laboratory
•A full service medical testing lab •Latest technology testing, unbeatable pricing! •We accept all major Insurance & Walk-Ins •Phlebotomy services available from 9 AM - 5 PM Located 5622 Broadway Bronx, NY For more information call 718.548.4811
JEFFREY KORNREICH, MD, FAAPMR, BOARD-CERTIFIED PHYSIATRIST Physician-directed diagnosis, injections & physical therapy. Successful treatment of all types of pain & injuries for over 10 years. 3736 Henry Hudson Pkwy, corner Johnson Ave & 238 St. 718.548.1800 Free on-site parking
RIVERDALE MEDICINE, LLP
BOARD CERTIFIED PODIATRIC SURGERY PODIATRIC ORTHOPEDICS Participating in: Medicare, GHI, Oxford, Healthnet, Healthease, Blue Choice, Aetna, Pru-care, Magna-Care, Chubb Health, PHCS, Nylcare HMO/PPO, Multiplan, PHS, Select-Pro, Local 1199, Magna-Select, Anthem, & more. HOUSE CALLS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE 3333 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10463 718.601.2100
6011 Riverdale Ave. 718.548.6900 www.riverdaledentistry.com
GERIATRIC CARE Consultants In Care, Inc.
Celebrating 23 years comprehensive eldercare VANESSA N. GANG, R.N., B.S.N., C.M.C. Certiﬁed Professional Geriatric Care Manager Home care, Assessments, Private Aide Stafﬁng, Care Mgt. P: 718.601.1133
OPTOMETRISTS Gary Saperstein, OD 3539 Riverdale Avenue, near W. 236 St. • Eye examinations • Contact lens specialist Prescription service incl designer eye wear Many insurance and union plans accepted Serving Riverdale for over 25 years — 543.4400.
HEARING CENTERS Dunshaw Hearing Aid Center Since 1936, individually ﬁtted hearing aids for the most discriminating. Personalized Compassionate Care. • NYS Licensed Audiologist • Complete hearing testing The latest in digital & computer programmable hearing aids from Siemens, Widex & all major manufacturers. • Repairs and Batteries • Home visits available • 45-DAY money-back guarantee 3333 Henry Hudson Parkway, Suite 10 Whitehall Professional Center 718.549.5753
HOME CARE SERVICES PCI Home Care Group, Inc.
Home Care Services: Nursing, Home Health Aides Physical Therapy, OT, Speech, Social Work Licensed in 5 boroughs and Westchester Compassionate, Reliable, Professional Care www.pcihomecaregroup.com 336 West 263rd Street, Riverdale, NY 718.884.7800
Board Certiﬁed Physiatrist • Pain Management • Sports Injuries • EMG’s Holistic Management of Musculuskeletal Conditions 545 West 236th Street, Suite C, 718.884.8115 30 W. 60 Street Suite 1C, between Broadway & Columbus Ave.. Website: www.judithkahn.com
ORAL SURGEONS Evan D. Chaﬁtz, DMD Gabriela Oana, DDS Diplomates Amer Bd of Oral & Maxilofacial Surgery • Implants • Laser Surgery 3333 Henry Hudson Parkway. Call 718.796.4550
JERROLD MANN, PT • MARCELA PRADO, PT Specialists in Orthopedic and sports, physical therapy and pain control. Pediatric Physical therapy. The Professional Building 2735 H.H. Pkwy., Suite #103. 718.884.0444 Serving the Riverdale community for 35 years
Kouli’s Tender Touch Occupational Therapy Services and Sensory Gym
Specializing in pediatric and school age kids addressing: • Developmental Delays • Fine motor (writing) • Sensory and Self Regulation • Self Help Skills (dressing, feeding) 3434 Tibbett Ave, Bx NY 917-405-3044 email@example.com www.koulisotsensorygym.com
Riverdale Sports Physical Therapy,
All Union, prescription plans and Medicare part D Surgical and hospital supplies Complete line of cosmetics, Kosher vitamins, gifts, watches & more. Senior Citizen Discounts. We deliver. Open 7 days a week 558 W 235 Street (corner of Johnson Ave) 718.543.6868
Sunday hours Specialist in work related issues. Children, Adolescents, Adults. Long or Short term therapy, stress management. Treatment of anxiety and mood disorders, ADHD, behavioral and academic disabilities 3701 Henry Hudson Pkwy 718.702.0697
Exp NYS cert psychotherapist & psychoanalyst. Individual, family, marital and group therapy. Treatment for depression, stress issues, anxiety, eating problems and relationship issues. Riverdale: 3640 Johnson Ave., 718.549.3639 Manhattan: 61 W. 62ND St. #10A, 212.957.1908
THE PROFESSIONAL BUILDING 3265 Johnson Ave., lower level, 718.432.1323
The Professional Directory is Methodist Home for Nursing & Rehabilitation • Post surgical rehab • Arthritis clinic • Sports & orthopedic injuries • Pain Management Open 6 days a week. Free Parking Most major insurances accepted 4499 Manhattan College Pkwy, Bronx, NY Contact us at 718.548.5100, ext. 224
PODIATRISTS Regal Pharmacy
Roberta P. Siegel, MSW, LCSW
ALEXANDER SHERMAN, P.T. •Orthopedic Injuries • Post Surgical Rehab •Arthritis • Pain Management • Sports Injuries
PEDIATRIC OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
PLACE YOUR AD HERE
Jonathan Bellin, MBA, LCSW Riverdale Physical Therapy, PC
PLACE YOUR AD HERE
Judith Kahn, MD, PC
Cambridge Podiatry Center Dr. Donald Spector Board Certiﬁed, Diplomate in ABPOPPM Practicing over 25 years Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Medicare/Most Insurances Accepted 259 W. 231st Street, Bronx, NY 10463 718.548.3080
updated on a monthly basis. The deadline for any additions, changes or cancellations for the August Directory is Wednesday July 25th at 2 pm.
B10 - THE RIVERDALE PRESS - Thursday, July 26, 2012
Photos by Marisol DĂaz
Home of the week Bert Trebach, Trebach Realty
An investment as solid as brick
hat could be cozier than piling logs in the grand living room ďŹ replace of your 1920s detached brick house and settling in for the evening? Located on Tyndall Avenue near West 261st Street, this bright three-bedroom and two-bath home has a formal dining room, windowed eat-in kitchen and a west-facing sunroom. Hardwood ďŹ‚oors abound and unique, decorative arches separate several of the rooms.
There is a large master bedroom containing a smaller room for a library or walk-in closet. The kitchen is also abundant, with plenty of cabinetry. The ďŹ nished basement has a full bath. Owners of this home can look forward to ďŹ lling the backyard garden with ďŹ‚owers, fruits and vegetables. Other amenities include a storage attic and an attached, one-car garage. Trebach Realty has listed the asking price for the property at $750,000. Taxes are $6,244.
The kitchen has plenty of storage space, top photo. A spacious master bedroom includes a walk in closet and an additional room, at left.
The bedrooms are brightly lit. The large living room has a working fireplace, in photo at left.
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FOR SALE NEW BUILDINGS 3333 Henry Hudson Pkwy ] Riverdale, NY 1524 Amsterdam Avenue NYC 10031
2500 Johnson Avenue ] Riverdale, NY 531 W 235 Street
3671 Hudson Manor Terrace ] Riverdale, NY
NYS Licensed Realtor,
Two bedrooms starting from $2595
2 Bdrm, 2 bth (1100sf) Optional 4 & 5 bdrms, 2360sf Medical Center- Low maint, Low taxes 421A for 15 yrs. FHA Approved
4Bd/3 Bth, conv/6, 2 balconies, 2 kitchens, NE&W........POR 1Bd/1 Bth, river views, balcony, renovated.....................$299K 1Bd/1 Bth, west exposure, balcony, renovated..............$249K 1Bd/1 Bth, west exposure, balcony, updated.................$219K JR4, east exposure, balcony.............................................$369K 2Bd/1.5 Bth, â€œPHâ€?, NSEW, river, wrap terrace................$750K
HAYDEN ON HUDSON:
3Bd/2 Bth, west exposure, 70 ft lg terr, renovated.........$999K 2Bd/2 Bth, west exposure, 54ft lg terr, parking.....Rent $3400 2Bd/2 Bth, west exposure, 54ft lg terr, river view..Rent $3200
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PREWAR: 2Bd/2 Bth, sep din, total reno, S/W, tree top & crt yrd..$325K
Luxury rentals also available in the Whitehall, Manor Towers & Winston Churchill.
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SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Index No.: 380640/11 Date of Filing: June 22, 2012 SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF BRONX U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED AS OF MARCH 1, 2006 MASTR ASSETBACKED SECURITIES TRUST 2006WMC1 MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-WMC1, Plaintiff, -againstAUBREY ASHMEADE, if living, or if either or all be dead, their wives, husbands, heirs-at-law, next of kin, distributees, executors, administrators, assignees, lienors and generally all persons having or claiming under, by or through said AUBREY ASHMEADE, by purchase, inheritance, lien or otherwise, of any right, title or interest in and to the premises described in the complaint herein, and the respective husbands, wives, widow or widowers of them, if any, all of whose names are unknown to plaintiff; MORTGAGE ELECTORNIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS INC. AS NOMINEE FOR WMC MORTGAGE CORP.; NEW YORK CITY ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL BOARD; NEW YORK CITY PARKING VIOLATIONS BUREAU; NEW YORK CITY TRANSIT ADJUDICATION BUREAU; NORTH SIDE SAVINGS BANK A/K/A NORTH FORK BANK; WORLDWIDE ASSET PURCHASING, LLC; STATE OF NEW YORK; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA; â€œJOHN DOESâ€? and â€œJANE DOESâ€?, said names being fictitious, parties intended being possible tenants or occupants of premises, and corporations, other entities or persons who claim, or may claim, a lien against the premises, Defendants. TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to answer the complaint in this action and to serve a copy of your answer, or, if the complaint is not served with this summons, to serve a Notice of Appearance on the Plaintiffâ€™s attorney(s) within twenty (20) days after the service of this summons, exclusive of the day of service, where service is made by delivery
upon you personally within the State, or within thirty (30) days after completion of service where service is made in any other manner, and in case of your failure to appear or answer, judgment will be taken against you by default for the relief demanded in the complaint. NOTICE YOU ARE IN DANGER OF LOSING YOUR HOME If you do not respond to this summons and complaint by serving a copy of the answer on the attorney for the mortgage company who filed this foreclosure proceeding against you and filing the answer with the court, a default judgment may be entered and you can lose your home. Speak to an attorney or go to the court where your case is pending for further information on how to answer the summons and protect your property. Sending a payment to your mortgage company will not stop this foreclosure action. YOU MUST RESPOND BY SERVING A COPY OF THE ANSWER ON THE ATTORNEY FOR THE PLAINTIFF (MORTGAGE COMPANY) AND FILING THE ANSWER WITH THE COURT. YOU ARE HEREBY PUT ON NOTICE THAT WE ARE ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT, AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: The foregoing summons is served upon you by publication pursuant to an Order of the Honorable Howard H Sherman of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, signed on June 13, 2012, and filed with supporting papers in the Office of the Clerk of the County of Bronx, State of New York. The object of this action is to foreclose a mortgage upon the premises described below, executed by AUBREY ASHMEADE to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS INC, AS NOMINEE FOR WMC MORTGAGE CORP. in the principal amount of $258,640.00, which mortgage was recorded in Bronx County, State of New York, on December 12, 2005, as CRFN: 2005000684867, which mortgage was assigned to U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS TRUSTEE by assignment dated September 24,
Cardiology Dermatologists Gastroenterology Geriatric Medicine
Internal Medicine Ophthalmologists Pediatricians
Legal Notice NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. Silver Moon Racing, LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the Secretary of State
GASTROENTEROLOGY INTERNAL MEDICINE INTERNAL MEDICINE Michael Lipp, MD Peter Santogade, MD 2600 Netherland Avenue, Suite 106 Riverdale, NY 10463 212.932.4534
CARDIOLOGY Smriti Deshmukh, MD 212.932.4892
Veeranna Merla, MD 212.932.4544 The Allen Hospital, Suite 3-005 5141 Broadway @ 220th Street New York, NY 10034
Gerald Neuberg, MD, FACC
The Allen Hospital, Suite 3-005 5141 Broadway @ 220th Street New York, NY 10034 212.932.4534 Most Insurances accepted AfďŹ liated with NY Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center
Thuy-Tien Dam, MD
3765 Riverdale Avenue, Suite 6 Riverdale, NY 10463
Predrag Popovic, MD
Most Insurances accepted AfďŹ liated with NY Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center
Bindhu Thomas, MD
DERMATOLOGISTS Peter G. Burk, MD Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology. MonteďŹ ore afďŹ liated. Adult and pediatric dermatology. Diseases of the skin, hair and nails. The Century, 2600 Netherland Ave., Suite 112 718-543-7711
Julie T. Joseph, MD 2600 Netherland Avenue, Suite 125 Riverdale, NY 10463 212.932.4533 The Allen Hospital 5141 Broadway, Suite 3-005 New York, NY 10034 212.932.4533
Jakob C. Melamed, MD â€˘ Travel Vaccines 2600 Netherland Avenue, Suite 125 Riverdale, NY 10463 718.543.1300 16 E. 60th Street, Suite 320D New York, NY 10022 212.326.8484
GERIATRIC MEDICINE Nydia E. Providence, MD
2007 and recorded January 23, 2009 as CRFN: 2009000020302. Said mortgage was thereafter assigned to Plaintiff by assignment dated April 28, 2011. The aforesaid instruments were thereafter modified by agreement dated May 26, 2009, creating a new principal balance of $292,967.37, a new interest rate of 7.000% and a new monthly payment of $2,027.97 due and payable on May 1, 2009 and on the like date of each subsequent month, until said note is fully paid, except that the final payment of principal and interest remaining due, if not sooner paid, shall become due and payable on November 1, 2035. Said premises being known as and by 2138 Bruckner Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10473. Date: May 29, 2012 Batavia, New York Virginia C. Grapensteter, Esq. ROSICKI, ROSICKI & ASSOCIATES, P.C. Attorneys for Plaintiff Batavia Office 26 Harvester Avenue Batavia, NY 14020 585.815.0288 Help For Homeowners In Foreclosure New York State Law requires that we send you this notice about the foreclosure process. Please read it carefully. Mortgage foreclosure is a complex process. Some people may approach you about â€œsavingâ€? your home. You should be extremely careful about any such promises. The State encourages you to become informed about your options in foreclosure. There are government agencies, legal aid entities and other non-profit organizations that you may contact for information about foreclosure while you are working with your lender during this process. To locate an entity near you, you may call the toll-free helpline maintained by the New York State Banking Department at 1-877-BANKNYS (1-877-226-5697) or visit the Departmentâ€™s website at www. banking.state.ny.us. The State does not guarantee the advice of these agencies.
PHYSICIANS DIRECTORY INDEX
in the Heart of Riverdale
24-Hour Doorman & Concierge 6 Indoor Tennis Courts Year Round Olympic Size Pool & Health Club
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3Bd/2 Bth, 3 fam brick, E/W, open kitch.................Rent $2290
Xiaoshuang Yin, MD Now accepting new patients. All physicians Board CertiďŹ ed in Geriatric Medicine For appointments, please call: 212.932.6036
MonteďŹ ore Medical Group â€” Riverdale OfďŹ ce â€œExcellent primary health services for adults 18 years of age and aboveâ€?
Katherine Kostakos, MD Maureen Nelligan, MD Gerard Sykes, MD Joanne Gasparini, Administrator 3510 Johnson Avenue Call for an appointment 718.601.8205 Fax 718.601.8693
2600 Netherland Avenue, Suite 106 Riverdale, NY 10463 718.601.7505 & The Allen Hospital 5141 Broadway, Suite 3-005 New York, NY 10034 212.932.4564
Jonathan D. Boniuk, MD, PC
Most Insurances accepted AfďŹ liated with NY Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center
The Whitehall, 3333 H.H. Pkwy, Suite 1-K Call 718.432.2299 Fax 718.432.2069 OfďŹ ce Hours: Monday - Friday, including eves.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Eye MD â€˘Catering to all ages & eye problems including eye surgery, routine and preventive eye care. â€˘ Board CertiďŹ ed â€˘ El Medico Habla EspaĂąol
The Allen Hospital, Suite 3-150 5141 Broadway @ 220th Street New York, NY 10034
Most Insurances accepted AfďŹ liated with NY Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center
3325 Boston Rd./ Commercial Bldg
Luxury â€˘ Comfort â€˘ Style
Junior Fours starting from $1575
3511 Cambridge Ave.
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BARBARA E. STRASSBERG, M.D., F.A.A.P. CARLYN A. OPPEDISANO, M.D., F.A.A.P. MARTIN RODRIGUEZ-EMA, M.D., F.A.A.P. Pediatric & adolescent medicine. AfďŹ liated with Columbia Presbyterian. The Century, 2600 Netherland Ave., Suite 120. By Appâ€™t, 718.796.3580
of New York (SSNY) on 03/23/2012. Office location: Bronx County, SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of process to the LLC, Sharon M Ferguson, 1332 Metropolitan Avenue, Apt 2G, Bronx, NY 10462. The principal business address of the LLC is: 1332 Metropolitan Avenue, Apt. 2G, Bronx, NY 10462 Purpose: acquire, maintain, sell, breed, race thoroughbreds and for any other lawful purpose. 1688
Legal Notice NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a serial number 1264196 for a restaurant wine license has been applied for by Piyawan Thai Kitchen Corp., d/b/a Siam Square Thai Cuisine to sell wine and beer at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 564 Kappock Street, Bronx, N.Y. 10463 for on-premises consumption. 1689
Legal Notice Notice is hereby given that an Order entered by the Civil Court, Bronx County on 06/28/2012, bearing Index Number NC-000261-12/BX, a copy of which may be examined at the Office of the Clerk, located at 851 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York 10451, grants me the right to: Assume the name of Judith Patricia Zambrano Cruzatty. My present name is Judith Patricia Cruzatty Estupinan AKA Judith P. Cruzatty Estupinan, AKA Judith Patricia Cruzatty. My present address is 1411 Crosby Ave, Bronx, NY 10461-6007. My place of birth is Esmeraldas, Ecuador. My date of birth is June 17, 2003. Assume the name of Aileen Lucia Zambrano Cruzatty. My present name is Aileen Lucia Cruzatty Estupinan AKA Aileen Lucia Cruzatty aka Aileen L. Cruzatty Estupian. My present address is 1411 Crosby Ave, Bronx, NY 10461. My place of birth is Esmeraldas, Ecuador. My date of birth is June 17, 2003. 1693
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Riverdale nursery school seeking an additional certiﬁed preschool teacher and assistant teacher beginning September 2012. Must have minimum 2 years classroom experience. Email resume to email@example.com or fax to 718-884-2008
TLC DRIVERS WANTED For Busy Limo Company. FT/ PT. 2+ Years Experience Required. For Interview Call 347-287-3277
St. Patrick's Home, Long term care facility located in the north Bronx seeks Exp F/T RN for Nursing Supervisor. Needed to work (2) 12 hour shifts 7am-7pm (2)8 hour shifts 11am-7pm. Knowledge of MDS,PRI & Scheduling. Strong clinical skills is a must. Fax resume: 718-304-1821
Do you need a lawyer, chiropractor, dentist, podiatrist or doctor? Turn to The Riverdale Press Professional Directory Section.
Positions wanted Seeking babysitting, housecleaner or elderly care position. Avail Mon, Wed, Fri & weekends. Refs avail. Own car. Call 203-460-4108
Elder care offered A Certiﬁed aids seeks pos to take care of the elderly or sick. Live in or out. Many years exp. Good refs avail. Call Jane 347-465-0533
Exceptional companion. Educated compassionate. Patient dependable. Great skills and refs. A good friend. Live out only 917-470-4012 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Schools ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from home. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality, Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualiﬁed. SCHEV certiﬁed. Call 888-201-8657 www.CenturaOnline.com
Computer services Computer Repair, Upgrade & Troubleshooting. Call James 646-281-4475 or 718-324-4332
DALEWAY AUTO BODY CNTR *Computerized color match *Spray bake paint booth *NYS licensed auto appraisers *Direct billing to insurance companies. 718-601-8100 3039 Tibbett Ave.
Autos wanted DONATE A CAR- HELP HOMELESS PETS! Free NextDay Towing. Tax Deductible. Non- Runners OK. Receive $1,000 Grocery Coupons. Call National Animal Welfare Foundation 1-888-333-3848
Honest hardworking lady seek job to take care of the elderly. 10 yrs exp.Live in/out night or day. Excel refs. 646-546-1647
Lessons, repairs & upgrades. By former Manhattan College Instructor. 914-969-0611 Located at Riverdale border
Are you new in Riverdale and are looking for a local dentist or lawyer? Turn to our Physicians Directory and find one in your neighborhood.
Service Guide Builders & contractors
MARTOS DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Licensed contractor based out of Riverdale. References available. Free estimates NYC HIC LIC# 1235763 NYC HIS LIC# 1165432 Call Mr. Martos 914-320-4811
Complete home renovations. Specializing in kitchens and baths. Lic & fully insured. Based out of Riverdale. Free Ests. Call 914-320-4811 NYC HIC LIC# 1235763 NYC HIS LIC# 1165432 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Cleaning services Gordon Maintenance Srvs, Inc We Clean You Up - Not Out! (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info.) Professional and Reliable cleaning service located in Riverdale with local references. Fully insured. For information call Lily at 646-338-0478
Electricians ALTMAN ELECTRIC Licensed in NY & Westchester (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Floors SHAMROCK FLR SVC Oak Floors Repaired Stained/Installed/Reﬁnished/ Faux Finishes. Free estimates (914-476-6510) www.shamrockﬂoorsny.com Floor Depot • Installation • Repair • Sanding • Reﬁnishing Providing quality wood ﬂoors in Riverdale. 718-325-0722 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Handyman Retired Engineer & Inventor has time, tools and talent to improve your "Quality of Life" Guarantees workmanship for 5 years. 917-470-7059 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Home improvement AVI'S Home Improvements & Construction GENERAL CONTRACTOR Bth rm/Kitchen Remodeling Licensed & Insured. Free est. Local refs. Call 718-796-4137 HIC# 1300383 HIS# 1300377
CAPH Contracting Excavating & Building Residential & Commercial Fully Licensed & Insured Lic# 1261058 M. Murphy 718.884.2765 email@example.com (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
MARTOS DEVELOPMENT, LLC Complete home renovations. Specializing in kitchens and baths. Lic & fully insured. Based out of Riverdale. Free Ests. Call 914-320-4811 NYC HIC LIC# 1235763 NYC HIS LIC# 1165432 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Mr. Fixit Licensed & insured. Complete renovations & emergencies, 646-235-6382 or 718-601-4174 Free Est. HIC #1266667 HIS #1266659 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
M&W Contractors Rooﬁng-Leader-Gutters & Windows Licensed & Insured #136509 914-804-7439
Quality jewelry, watch batteries and bands. Expert repairs. 5690 Riverdale Avenue 718-549-2730 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Marilyn's Diamond Collection Inc.
New Heights Construction, LLC Siding, Window, Rooﬁng, Fences, Kitchens and more. (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
3264 Johnson Ave. 718-601-4653 Expert repair, watch making. We buy and sell diamonds, rubies, gold, antiques and jewelry. Full Service Jeweler. SHDG Lic. #1392376 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Sell & Trade in your old gold. Highest prices paid.
With you every step of the way. Bathrooms, kitchens, ﬂooring, power washing, etc NYC Lic # 1323458 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info) SOS Renovations Family Owned and Operated Kitchens, Bathrooms, Crown & Base Molding, Flooring and much more. (See my ad in the Business Card Directory for more info.)
Freilich Jewelers Most modern & established jewelry store in the Bronx. 718-798-1063 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info) Sell your GOLD for CASH! YONKERS GOLD, SILVER & DIAMOND BUYER (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info.)
5 Boro Messenger "We have the boro's connected, so we are NY!" Call Mark @ 646-752-1738 5BoroMessenger@gmail.com
Leather & upholstery cleaning 24/7 Emergency Response $1/ day. Living alone? You could fall! Deaths from falls can be avoided. Helps a button push away. Lifewatch 1-800-207-4048
Moving & storage MAN WITH VAN LOW RATES, LOW PRICES! Anytime, Anywhere. 24HRS Visa & Mastercard accepted. Call George at 718-461-1935 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info) Relocation Moving & Storage • Local Riverdale Company • Local & Long Distance Moves Competitive Rates, Licensed and Insured. 347-647-3532 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
McArdle Painting & Decorating Your Neighborhood Irish Painter. Interior & Exterior Painting, Wallpapering, Glazing, Plastering. Ivan McArdle 914.751.6375 Cell: 914.643.0898 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
RENAISSANCE Painting Commercial & Residential Specialty Murals & Moldings, Power Washing. Free Est. 718-432-6086 NYC Lic # 1323458 renaissancepainting@ verizon.net THE RIVERDALE PRESS HAS IT ALL! Restaurants, painters, sports, news and more!
Tool rentals Central Tool NY Complete line of equipment and tools for Contractors and Homeowners to rent. 914-969-2805 www.CentralToolny.com (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Invitations Plus Exquisite lines of invitations, announcements, personalized stationery and more all discounted. Full line of accessories, includ imprinted kipot, zemirot, benchers and Hebrew New Year cards. Open Sun 10-2pm, Mon-Thurs- 3pm- 8pm 718-548-3900 (See our ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Window cleaning Mario's Window Cleaning Service Available anytime. Free ests. Riverdale references. Call 347-758-6044 (See my ad in the Business Card Directory for more info)
Carpet cleaning CARPET CLEANER Once the carpet is clean it will look like new. Call 646-206-7373
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Real Estate House for sale
Co-ops and condos for sale
Renovated 3BR home, 50 x 125sf. lot. Central Riverdale. Priced to sell. Ajoining lot 50 x 150ft. also for sale. 5221 Arlington Ave. Open House Sun 7/15/12 1-4pm. Linda RE 347-730-9907 Spuyten Duyvil HFSBO 4 Bdrm 3 Bth FPL, EIK, Quiet Wooded Cul de Sac. 617 W.230 Street 718-601-1293 House Shown By Appt
Co-ops and condos for sale 2 bed, 1 bath. Completely renov.. Stainless/granite kitch with Cherrywood cabinets. Hrdwd ﬂrs. All new tiled bthrm, new vanity and faucet. $209,000 Call 845-323-0095 email@example.com No board approval required 29 Abeel St, Yonkers NY UTILITIES INCLUDED. 950sq ft 1BR No renovations needed!! $90k. Low MM. MUST SELL Call 914-564-5331 Don’t just read these ads . . . answer them! The Riverdale Press 718-543-6200 4555 Hen. Hudson Pkwy, Unique 2 bdrm (conv 3), 2 full bath, visit website for property details: briaroaks.net $400K. Call owner for an appointment 917 533-7629
Asking only $229,500 - 1,100 SF, 2 Br / 2 Ba Co-op with River Views at 3850 Hudson Manor Terrace. Fixer Upper priced to sell! Contact: Mable Ivory, Luxor Realty: 917-648-1192.
Asking only $99,000 - Spacious 1 Br, art deco co-op on Mosholu Parkway, steps to Monteﬁore, Botanical Gardens, trains and express buses. Seller motivated! Contact: Mable Ivory, Luxor Realty: 917-648-1192.
BANK ACQUIRED NEW LUX CONDOS - Naples Florida area. Up To $285,000 OFF orig. prices. One Day Sale Saturday, July 21st. ALL will be sold! Quality construction with ultra-high-end ﬁnishes. Own for below builder cost in prestigious community walk to over 20 restaurants/ 100 shops! Must see. Great ﬁnancing. Call 1-866-959-2825, x. 436
Briar Oaks, 2 BR/1Bth Terr, garden view, 24hr drmn. Gym & playground. $330K. By owner 718-601-8002
Co-ops and condos for sale DOWNSIZING? Look no further! Limited equity co-op means lower prices and maintenance. 2 BR $141,750 (maint. $659.43) electric/gas included. Beautiful grounds; parking available. Visit our website www.knolls1.com and call Irina 718-796-5478 LENDER ORDERED LIQUIDATION SALE! Southwest Florida. Brand new condo 2BR, 2BA, GARAGE only $99,900. Same unit sold for $295K! Gorgeous new 1300 sf condo. All appliances, granite counters, more. Excellent ﬁnancing. Ask about our ﬂy-n-buy program. Call now 877-526-3631, x438 Lovely 1 bdrm w/ lg clsts, renov kitch/bath. Prk'g space can be sold for a great price. Move in cond. close to all. $159K neg. Must see. Bkr 917 751-3206
Riverdale Only two left! Newly renovated 2 BR, 2 bath unit with W/D in unit, all new cabinets w/ S/S appliances, granite countertops & breakfast bar. One has a terrace with partial river views. Priced to sell from $319K. 914-345-3550. CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
Co-ops and condos for sale
Apartments for rent 6601 Broadway N. Riverdale 2 bdrm apt with EIK, lg liv rm, foyer. Avail at once $1550/mo Call Michael 212-349-2154
Spacious 1 bdrm on Johnson Ave. Hrdwd ﬂrs, big closets. Ask'g: $143.5k, maint $525 A steal, must see... Call broker 917 751-3206
Stunning, move-in condition 1 BR. Beaut hrdwd ﬂrs, huge EIK, enormous walk-in closet Live-in super, 24/7 surveillance cameras, bike room, pvt back yard. $130K $588 maint Curtis, 845-659-6564 www.fenwick-keats.com
Land for sale COOPERSTOWN RIVERFRONT! 7 acres- $59,900. 435 feet gorgeous waterfront! 4 miles to Village of Cooperstown! Perfect building site! Owner must sell NOW! (888)905-8847 newyorklandandlakes.com
6601 Broadway North Riverdale Lovely 1 bdrm apt $1200/mo Call Michael 212-349-2154 238th and Blackstone 2 bdrm, 1.5 bath. Fabulous location central Rivedale. Modern with wide open ﬂoor plan and hardwood ﬂoors. Washer/ dryer. 2 ﬂight walk up. Available immediately. $1900 e-mail: marcusschwartz@ optonline.net 3520 Cambridge Ave. Just renov full 3BR/2bth in pvt hse. Brand new kit inc granite cntrs, dw & micro. New ﬁxtures in bths. HW ﬂrs thruout. Best deal $2200. Call Tony BKR 646-425-1153 4 bdrm apt for rent in pvt hse in Lower Riverdale. Near shops and trans. Students welcome. Call owner 718-796-0008
LENDER SHORT SALE! 25 acres for only $39,900! Mature woods, great hunting, near State Land! Survey, guaranteed buildable! Terms are available! Hurry! (888)701-7509
Real Estate Brokers, Agents and Management Companies Anita Wolfe Real Estate........................718.796.3135 Ardor Realty, Mark A Niven................718.884.5855 Argo Residential, Linda Lepson ...........212.896.8699 ......................................................646.305.4009 Charles G. Brophy, Prudential Douglas Elliman......... firstname.lastname@example.org........718.601.6100 The Corcoran Group Real Estate .............................. Jessica Flagg...................................917.613.7382 Ann Dowling, LLC...............................914.376.3100 Ellen Rosen, REMAX Distinguished Homes & Properties .......................................................914.374.9072 Exclusive Properties.............................718.513.5810 Sotheby’s International Realty..............epsir.com EZ Premier Realty, LLC........................917.838.3440 Fieldston Properties.............................718.601.1000 Foxworth Realty, Eugenia Foxworth ...212.368.4902 Halstead Property Riverdale.................718.878.1700
HSC Management Corporation...........718.543.2800 or....................................................914.237.1600 McDonagh Properties, Inc....................718.548.2828 Olnick Organization ............................718.796.2600 Lee Presser, The Corcoran Group.............................. www.TheBestApartments.com.......347.829.9996 Prudential Douglas Elliman.................718.884.5815 REMAX Distinguished Homes & Properties................ Chintan Trivedi...............................917.637.0161 Robert E. Hill, Inc ................................718.884.2200 Shelley Scherman................................718.549.0100 Sotheby’s International Realty.............718.513.5810 Exclusive Properties.............................epsir.com Sopher Realty.......................................718.601.4000 Trebach Realty ....................................718.543.7174 Veritas Property Management, LLC.......................... Carl Borenstein...............................212.799.2365
Bright spacious 2 bdrm in owner occ 2 family. Large outside area. Prefer teacher or gov. employee with credit refs. $1325. No Fee, Cat ok. Real peace and quiet. Imm occ. 718-796-5799 or c. 917-312-3463
Apartments for rent
Apartments for rent
Commercial property for rent
Central Riverdale Beautiful Jr4 bdrm apt. All brand new. Call 917-501-5199
Riverdale 2 bdrm ground ﬂr walk-in.$1300/mo utilities incl. Avail August 1. Conv to all. Call 347-324-0669
Johnson Avenue. Riverdale Newly renov 3 bdrm, 1.5 bth apt in a pvt hse. Close to all. Avail immediately. $2350 No Fee. Call: 914-837-4054
Riverdale Ave. West 230's 4 bdrm, 3 bth duplex. Beautiful and private. $3600/mo. Great share. Call Harry 917-716-4166
YONKERS DOWNTOWN WATERFRONT DISTRICT 2,000, 4,000 & 6,000 sq ft. Commercial loft. Nr R/R, prkg. Owner: 914-969-4848
N. Riverdale - huge, sunny 3-4 bdrm, main ﬂoor of private house. Quiet block, near park. Laundry on premises. $2,300 incl. heat and hw. Robert E. Hill, Inc. R.E. Broker 718-884-2200 NEW TO MARKET!!! 2 bdrm/2 bath condo, terrace, ensuite W/D, garage parking spot, steps to Johnson Ave. Early August occupancy. To see now contact 203.512.5875 Rent $2,475. One month fee. North Riverdale Large 3 bedroom 1.5 bath. Parking & all utilities included. $1950 per month. 917-415-7331 Prime location. Large 1 bdrm. Elevator and laundry. Parking avail at additional fee. Sponsor unit (no board approval). Agent 646-271-4718 Riverdale 1 bdrm, 1 bath, unfurnished. Near bus route. Bright. Clean. Convenient. Quiet. No pets. Water included Available now. Rent $1,300 917 846-8696
West 231st St & Godwin Terr. Newly renovated 1 bdrm for $1000. Walk up. No Fee. Call 212-973-9615 Yonkers/ Riverdale large 2 bdrm apt in small bldg. Ample street prkg. Nr shops & trans. By owner $1350. Please call 914-969-6481 Yonkers/Riverdale Border Garden apt. New kitch & bth, lg rooms. Walk to Metro North. No pets. 1 bdrm $1050. 914-969-0556 or 914478-2442
Rooms for rent Furnished room. Central Riverdale. Utilities included, mature female prefered 646-226-5918
Commercial property for rent Hastings - Moviehouse Mews 2 retail/ofﬁce spaces, 500sf each, one setup as coffee shop. Prime location. Historic building. 914-478-2442
Are you active in your community & want to find out what’s happening g? You should read “Political Arena” and learn your rights!
Parking space available 3225 Johnson Avenue near 235th street. Indoor and outdoor parking available. See super for more info
Stores for rent Store for rent on Mosholu Ave near Broadway. Long lease. No fee. Good Location. Owner call 917-407-8545 or 718-549-1200
Vacation rentals & property OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND. Best selection of affordable rentals. Full/ partial weeks. Call for FREE brochure. Open daily. Holiday R.E. 1-800-638-2102. Online reservations: www.holidayoc.com
Realtors: To purchase a space in this listing, please call Cheryl Ortiz at 718.543.6200 ext. 379
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611 WEST 254TH ST
5403 ARLINGTON AVE
2501 PALISADE AVE
3777 INDEPENDENCE AVE
3720 INDEPENDENCE AVE
Estate Area | $1,395,000 | Spac 4,000sf split level home, on 0.34 acres of beautifully landscaped grnds. 4/5 BR’s, 5 Bth’s, 2 kitchs. Hrdwd flrs, recessed lighting, sunken liv rm, WBF, FDR, lbry/den, EIK w/ skylight. Lg deck, hugh bkyrd, 2 car gar, updated elec & C/A/C. Web# 1476838 Alan Cutler 917.301.6235
Estate Area | $935,000 | Beautifully updated slplit level home. 4BR’s, 3 full Bths, 2 EIK’s, oak flrs, beamed cathedral ceiling, bay window. All new roof, windows, plumbing, heating, elec and W/D. Slate grilling patio and attached gar. Situated on 9000sf of land. Web# 1498891 Alan Cutler 917.301.6235
Villa Charlotte Bronte | $840,000 | Spec 2BR, 2Bth corner duplex w/ river views from liv rm & mstr BR, both w/ wbfp. EIKitch has 4 lg casement windows. Unique din rm, hrdwd ﬂrs, thru wall A/C, W/D, huge clst area, patio w/ grdn & storage Pets ok. Prk’g & Metro-North nearby. Web# 1497050 Carol Landon 212.920.7990
Central Riverdale | $589,999 | Over 1600sf w/ a deeded indr prkg space, W/D & pool. Ex Lg 3/4 BR’s. 2 full Bth’s. Spac terr w/ views of Hudson Riv, Palisades & GW Bridge. New flrs & bths, skim coated walls & ceilings. Maint incl prkg, elec, cable, heat & hot water. Web# 1344233 Alan Cutler 917.301.6235
W. of Highway | $455,000 | 3 lrg BR’s. 2 fully renov Bth’s, wonderfully designed chef’s kitch, great clst space. Terr & a deeded prkg spot is incl. Buildings lobby, hallways & elevator recently renov. Children’s plygrd. Conv. to schools, shops & houses of worship. Web# 1428398 Alan Cutler 917.301.6235
3755 HENRY HUDSON PRKWY
3601 JOHNSON AVE
3840 GREYSTONE AVE
5900 ARLINGTON AVE
Central Riverdale | $370,000 | Ex lg renov 3BR, 2 BTH home w/ spac foyer, walk in clsts, gleaming wd flrs, hi ceils and through the wall ac’s. Mstr suite has wlk in clst & a bth. Bldg has F/T drmn, automatic Sabbath elevator, library, plyrm, storage, bike and lndry rm. Web# 1482493 Alan Cutler 917.301.6235
Central Riverdale| $169,500 | Bright renov 2nd flr 1BR, lg foyer can be used as dining or office space. Sunken liv rm, hrdwd flrs, lg windows w/ multiple expos & abundant clst space. Approx 900sf. One block from all shops, restaurants, trans & places of Worship. Web# 1424965 Alan Cutler 917.301.6235
Central Riverdale | $159,500 | Spac Jr4, great sized liv rm, BR & windowed kitch w/ a lg windowed alc that’s been conv to a guest rm, nursery or office. Wd flrs, abundant clst space, lots of light. Cls to shops, restaurants, post office and trans. Dog friendly. 10% down. Web# 1424953 Alan Cutler 917.301.6235
Skyview on the Hudson | $135,000 | Studio w/ Hudson River views, renov kitch w/ granite cntrs, S/S appls & breakfast bar. Full height custom clsts & dressing area. Gym, pool, tennis & basektball crts incl in mt. Dog run, play area, drmn, sec, prk’g & free shuttle to Metro North. Web# 1440741 Carol Landon 212.920.7990
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M A N H AT TA N | B R O O K LY N | Q U E E N S | L O N G I S L A N D | T H E H A M P T O N S | T H E N O R T H F O R K | R I V E R D A L E | W E S T C H E S T E R / P U T N A M | F L O R I D A © 2012 BRER Afﬁliates Inc. An independently owned and operated broker member of BRER Afﬁliates Inc. Prudential, the Prudential logo and the Rock symbol are registered service marks of Prudential Financial, Inc. and its related entities, registered in many jurisdictions worldwide. Used under license with no other afﬁliation with Prudential. Equal Housing Opportunity. without notice. All property information, including, but not limited to square footage, room count, number of bedrooms and the school district in property listings are deemed reliable, but should be veriﬁed by your own attorney, architect or zoning expert. All material presented herein is intended for information purposes only. While, this information is believed to be correct, it is represented subject to errors, omissions, changes or withdrawal
GROSVENOR AVE | $8,000,000
INDEPENDENCE AVE | $6,000,000
GROSVENOR AVE | $2,495,000
DEAN AVE | $1,999,000
RENT: $15,000/Mo. | 6BR/5BTH A.M. Stern designed mansion. Sub zero wine cooler, viking microwave and warming drawer. Asco dishwasher. French doors to porch. Library, elevator basement access. Two ﬁreplaces, game room, wine cellar, full laundry. Two car garage. Web# 1465479 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
9BR/4.5BTH Old world charm, original detail, plenty of sunlight, exposures, stunning views of the Hudson. Huge ballroom-like foyer, formal dining rm, living rm & library. All BR’s are private & seperate. Bsmnt ofﬁces overlook Hudson, Incl maid’s suite. Walk to Wave Hill & Schools. Web# 1460131 Abigail Agranat 212.206.2802
Fieldston classic. Gorgeous 4BR, 4full/2half BTH large tutor. Large living rm with ﬁreplace and door to Stone patio. Finished basement: entertainment room, ofﬁce, laundry and storage. Web# 1476108 Amy Moore 646.470.7741
1st Fl: Liv rm, FDR & EIkitch w/ granite cntrs. Gar. 2nd Fl: 2BR’s w/ each en-suite & walk-in clsts. W/D. 3rd Fl: Mstr suite. 2 closets, and winter storage. Bsmnt: Fin w/ ofﬁce, BTH w/ shower, wine cellar. 2 boilers & sep gas-ﬁred water heaters. Walk-out to lg patio. Side Apt: 2 BR’s/1.5BTH’s. Web# 150830 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
2575 PALISADE AVE | $1.1MIL | MT: $2,276
DELAFIELD AVE | $650,000
TYNDALL AVE | $650,000
FARADAY AVE | $649,000
High end renovations! 3 Units Combined! 3 Full BR/ Stall Shower. DW, ice maker, wine cooler, modern kitchen. Wd ﬂrs. 60” Terr. Full Hudson river vu’s. MBR ensuite w/walk-out terr. 2nd MBR ensuite, generous cedar lined clsts. Walk to Metro, Tax deductible: 50% Good Financials. Web# 1422250 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
RE TAXES: $5725 | Detached brick house, beautifully maintained large deck. 3BR/1.5Bth, sunroom, living room, formal dining rm and eat-in kitchen. Web# 1504026 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
Solid brick 2 family house. 3 story duplex. Main ﬂr: liv rm, din rm, kitchen, BTH, 1 BR. 2nd ﬂr: Living rm, kitchen, BTH, and 2BRs in attic. Basement: stall shower and 1 BR. Detached garage with shared driveway. Web# 1498169 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
6BR/3BTH solid brick duplex with detached two car garage driveway. Needs renovation. Web# 1482004 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
BOLTON AVE | $465,000
W. 259TH ST | $249,000
2500 JOHNSON AVE | $949,000
5900 ARLINGTON AVE | $465,000
Legal 2 family conv to 1 fam. 4BR/3BTH, formal dining rm, den/tv room. MBR en-suite w/ walk-in closet. Storage walk out basement. New windows, siding and water main. Web# 1491627 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
Detached single family 2BR/1BTH home. Close to shopping, bus, park and Metro North. Web# 1466741 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
MT: $2,684 | Combined fully renovated 4-5BR/ 4BTH, river views with two balconies.Spacious BR’s w/ lrg closets. Chef’s kitch, granite counters, solid wood ash cabinets. All baths with custom showers, sinks and tubs. Luxury co-op with 24hr D/M, concierge and indr parking! Web# 1471520 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
MT: $1,790 | Skyview | 3BR/2BTH Priced to sell, breath taking views of Hudson River, George Washington Bridge and Palisades from every room. High end renovations. Features pool, tennis and skyclub. Pet friendly. Most sought after line in Skyview! Web# 1466725 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
2575 PALISADE AVE | $420,000
5550 FIELDSTON RD #7EE | $399,000 MT: $1,150 incl G&E | Spacious and bright
645 W. 239TH ST #3C | $345,000
5800 ARLINGTON AVE | $329,000
MT: $1100.39 | Spacious, sunny 2BR/2BTH co-op. Parking garage available, Central location, walk to all. Web# 1500925 Amy Moore 646.470.7741
MT: $1,040 | Skyview | Well priced 2BR, panoramic view, terrace, high end renovations. Hrdwd ﬂrs thoughout. Granite countertops. Amenities include: Skyclub, gym, pool, café, 24hr D/M, concierge. Easy access to transportation. Pets ok. Web# 1419444 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
5500 FIELDSTON RD #6HH | $264,900
5500 FIELDSTON RD | $245,000 MT: $1100.39 | Renovated & updated 2BR/1BTH
MT: $1,182 | 2BR/1BTH, dining area, upgraded kitchen. Both BR’s face river. All terraces have new glass panel railing. D/M, seasonal pool, walk to Metro. Tax deductible: 50%, good ﬁnancials. Web# 1419393 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
3777 INDEPENDENCE AVE | $299,000 MT: $709 | Hudson Towers | Modern Junior 4 on
3BR/2BTH with enclosed terrace. Updated kitchen and baths. Beautiful S/E views from high ﬂoor. Pet Friendly. Web# 1467813 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
5900 ARLINGTON AVE | $295,000
a high ﬂoor with a bright and airy terrace. Great views! Hardwood ﬂoors throughout and plenty of closet space. Web# 1419425 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
MT: $1,187 | Skyview | 2BR/1BTH with terrace. High ﬂoor. Unit is freshly painted. Needs some renovations. Amenities include: Skyclub, gym, pool, café, 24hr D/M, concierge. Easy access to transportation. Pets ok. Web# 1479349 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
255 FIELDSTON TERR | $215,000
5621 NETHERLAND AVE | $189,000
5615 NETHERLAND AVE | Reduced $167,500
5550 FIELDSTON RD | $165,000
MT: $968 | Extremely spacious JR4 with terrace. Windowed kitchen and BR. Dining foyer, lg living rm, lrg MBR and second BR or RDR. Excellent closets. Needs TLC! includes two OD parking spots. Short walk to transportation. Close to shopping and steps to park. Web# 1439067 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
MT: $909 | Netherland Gardens 2BR spacious and bright with windowed eatin kitchen and BR. Living rm/dining area with southern exposure. Pretty garden complex w/ playground. Just steps to all. Assigned parking. Web# 1438082 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
MT: $768 | 1BR/1BTH, eat-in kitchen. Apartment has many highend upgrades. Crown molding throughout apartment. Includes indoor parking space! Web# 1418664 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
Beautifully renovated top ﬂoor 1BR apartment with amazing views. Windowed kitchen. Move in! Web# 1495621 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
609 KAPPOCK ST #6E | $159,900
5500 FIELDSTON RD #8BB | $144,900
3225 JOHNSON AVE | $132,500
6300 RIVERDALE AVE | $110,000
MT: $576 | Spuyten Duyvil | RENT: $1,400/Mo. Bright, spacious and quiet updated 1BR with ample closets. Seasonal pool, close to all. Web# 1393455 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
MT: $678 incl G&E High ﬂoor 1BR with windowed kitchen, beautiful views. Spacious layout with ample closets. Hardwood ﬂoors. Pet friendly. Web# 1471415 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
5715 MOSHOLU AVE $110,000 Reduced!!! MT: $801 Large Junior 4 with upgraded kitchen and bathroom. Move in condition. Web# 1471594 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
The Brophy Team
Spacious 2BR/2BTH, galley kitchen, dining area and terrace with western exposure. Great closet space including walk-in master. Pet friendly building close to shopping, transportation and schools. Outdoor seating area. Web# 1438177 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
corner unit! western views. Web# 1503444 Mary Kavanagh 718.877.2686
MT: $588 | Perfect top ﬂoor 1BR gem in Riverdale. Plenty of light, spacious rooms, closets galore, hardwood ﬂrs, eat-in kitchen and large BR. Well maintained building with laundry, elevator and courtyard. Close to shops, Metro North, Express buses, subways, shops and restaurants. Web# 1449295 Renee White 917.701.5627
5615 NETHERLAND AVE | $80,000 MT: $370 | Netherland Gardens Studio apartment with reﬁnished ﬂooring, new stove and refridgerator. Reﬁnished bathroom. Freshly painted. Web# 1418697 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
MT: $706 | 1BR/1BTH with original kitchen and bath. Building: parquet walls, ﬁre escapes and air conditioning sleeves all upgraded. New elevator in building. Pet friendly. Web# 1491649 Charles Brophy EVP 646.295.6296
RENTALS NO FEE W. 230’S NEAR ALL SHOPS & TRANSP 1 BR - $1,450 JR 4 - $1,695 2 BR - $1,750 Elena Croce 917.600.9544
W. 246ST | LUX BUILDING Studio - $1,390 1 BR - $1,995 JR4 - $2,295
NORTH RIVERDALE 3 BR - $2,100, pvt ent. Elena Croce 917.600.9544
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PENTHOUSE ON THE HUDSON 2727 Palisade Ave Excl. One of a kind 4BR, 3 bath duplex with wrap terrace and stunning Hudson River views. Top-of-the-line finishes. 24-hour doorman, pool. 20 min to the city. $1.795M. Web#3204831 Amela Kadric, VP 718.878.1719
ELEVATORED TOWNHOUSE Riverdale Excl. New construction 5 bedroom, 5 bath triplex, marble entry, gorgeous kitchen, rooftop garden. Close to express bus and Metro North. $1.275M. Web#1993760 Lola Livingston, VP 718.878.1728
OPEN HOUSE: SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2-6 PM Call for address Excl. Gorgeous new home. All the convenience of a new townhouse: 2,947SF, 5BR, 4.5 baths, fplc, gourmet kitchen, marble bath. $1.1M or rent at $5,000/month. Web#2235133 Jin Yoo 718.878.1715
PRICED TO SELL Greystone Ave Excl. An unbeatable price makes this beautiful home within your reach. Mint 2 bedroom, 2 bath with updated kitchen and sunken living room. Close to shopping and transportation. $995K. Web#2334542 Amela Kadric, VP 718.878.1719
SOHO CHIC ON PALISADE 227th/Palisade Excl. 3 bedrooms, 2 baths with superb chic renovation on the river. Numerous details and tons of light. Terrace and gourmet kitchen. “A” building. $690K. Web#3120971 Daniel Wright, SVP 718.878.1710
HUGE LOFT WITH 3 BEDROOMS 259th/Arlington Ave Excl. Amazing space and square footage with all the comforts of a private home. Super value and opportunity to own at Skyview. $620K. Web#2327004 Daniel Wright, SVP 718.878.1710
HUDSON RIVER VIEW 237th Street Excl. Beautiful, renovated, expanded, open kitchen, granite, crown molding, Bosch washer/dryer, terrace facing west. Doorman, courtyard, great convenient location. $505K. Web#2327283 Robin Tragni/Linda Solomon, VPs 718.878.1708/1709
MASSIVE SPACE Broadway Excl. Welcome home. Renovated, loft-like, and spacious. 4 bedroom, 3 baths, L-shaped dining area, 6 walk-in closets, terrace facing the park. Pets ok. $492.5K. Web#2357312 Robin Tragni/Linda Solomon, VPs 718.878.1708/1709
PREWAR 3BR, 2 BATH – PET FRIENDLY Riverdale Excl. This is a wow. Large hardwood floors, eat-in kit with window, huge foyer/dining area, spacious living rm. Conv to express bus, Metro N, shops, schools, parks. $489K. Web#3121270 Lola Livingston, VP 718.878.1728
LUXURY LIVING Riverdale Ave Excl. Set in the amazing Skyview complex, find a lovely 3 bedroom, 2 bath with terrace. Lovely updated finishes make this resort style living even better. $420K. Web#2348713 Maria Fountoulakis/Rachel Vannucci 718.878.1725/1718
1,200SF OF LUXURY 237th St Excl. Big 1BR w/270 degree views of Hudson River, GW Bridge, NYC and west. Garage, pool, storage.1 block to HOW, shuttle to Metro North and 2 blocks to city/exp buses. $860 maint. $369K. Web#3222108 Jon Kotcher 718.878.1727
FULLY RENOVATED Independence Ave Excl. Lovely doorman building, pet friendly, and convenient to transportation. Find a fresh, terrific renovation. 2 bedroom (convertible 3 bedroom) with terrace. $349K. Web#2237481 Maria Fountoulakis/Rachel Vannucci 718.878.1725/1718
ALGIERS 236th/Street Excl. Convenient location, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, terrace, large rooms, dining L, many closets. Doorman, gym, large playground, benches, quiet location. $302K. Web#2304427 Robin Tragni/Linda Solomon, VPs 718.878.1708/1709
PRICED TO SELL Greystone Ave Excl. An unbeatable price makes this beautiful home within your reach. Mint 2 bedroom, 2 bath with updated kitchen and sunken living room. Close to shopping and transportation. $269K. Web#3170131 Amela Kadric, VP 718.878.1719
HEAVENLY 1 BEDROOM WITH TERRACE Riverdale Co-Excl. Top luxury co-op on Palisade Avenue on 4 acres with private park and pool overlooking the Hudson River and trees galore. A magical paradise. $265K. Web#3232229 Lola Livingston, VP 718.878.1728
SUPER OUTDOOR SPACE 232nd/Fairfield Excl. Huge outdoor space with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and deeded parking. Great eat-in kitchen, large closets, tons of light, and much more. Value. $259K. Web#2257663 Daniel Wright, SVP 718.878.1710
MINT 2 BEDROOM WITH HIGH CEILINGS Riverdale Excl. Spacious 2 bedroom renovated. Open kitchen with bar stools, dining area, country view of trees, very quiet. Closets galore. Dogs ok. Maintenance: $657. $250K. Web#2357434 Lola Livingston, VP 718.878.1728
SUNNY SPUYTEN DUYVIL Knolls Crescent Excl. Top floor 2BR, 1 bath in the Bonnie Crest with S and W expos. No dogs allowed. All transportation out front door. High ceiling, hdwd flr, eat-in kit and more. Part-time DM. $245K. Web#2310233 Eric Kummert 718.878.1729
WHITE HALL – RIVER VIEW Central Riverdale Excl. Fall into a bright 1 bedroom with terrace. 15th floor – all windows. South river view. Full-service building. “365” pool and gym, parking. Great price. $230K. Web#2265114 Richard Gray 718.878.1705
ONE BEDROOM BARGAIN 226th/Palisade Excl. 1 bedroom, 1 bath with central air and amazing views of the Hudson. Totally peaceful and serene living with pool, garage and doorman. $213K. Web#2314193 Daniel Wright, SVP 718.878.1710
AAA LOCATION 679 W 239th Excl. Updated 1BR, 1 bath on very quiet tree-lined street. Move in condition. Living room 28’x12’, bedroom 11’x16.5.’ 2 blocks to houses of worship. 5 big closets, pets ok. $676 maint. $207K. Web#2310789 Jon Kotcher 718.878.1727
VALUE PRICE Palisade Avenue Excl. Across from Hudson River and Metro North. Lovely junior 4 with wall up. Huge master bedroom, 1 bath, seasonal pool, gym, storage. $189K. Web#2290920 Robin Tragni/Linda Solomon, VPs 718.878.1708/1709
SOUTH-FACING TERRACE Riverdale Excl. South-facing terrace junior 4 with large living room and L-shaped dining/ second bedroom. Great closets. West of highway, schools, shopping and restaurants. $179K. Web#2314682 Sarah Gorenstein 718.878.1702
FABULOUS 1BR – UTILITIES INCLUDED Riverdale Excl. Custom designed walk-in master bedroom closet. Sunny 1BR, river view. Mint renovation from floor up. Includes all, pool, CAC. Express bus and Metro North. $180K. Web#2239894 Lola Livingston, VP 718.878.1728
PREWAR TRUE GEM 1 BEDROOM Fieldston Excl. Top floor, park view. Updated bath and eat-in kitchen. Quiet deadend street. Private tunnel to #1 train, retail and park. Dogs ok. Hardwood floor, 9’ ceiling. Best value. $149K. Web#2255420 Richard Gray 718.878.1705
JUNIOR 4 REDUCED North Riverdale Excl. Renovated open new kitchen in great move-in condition. Hardwood floors, large living room and bedroom with good sized second bedroom, big closets. Low maintenance. $148K. Web#2006996 Fred Levy 718.878.1704
STUDIO GEM CLOSE TO #1 TRAIN Riverdale Excl. Fully equipped separate kitchen with breakfast bar, closets, parquet floors, parking. Convenient to #1 train, Metro North, express bus. A true gem. $105K. Web#2262890 Lola Livingston VP 718.878.1728
COMPACT STUDIO Riverdale Excl. Sunny co-op located near major highways to NY, NJ, Westchester. Buses on the corner, #1 subway 2 minutes by bus. Across from Van Cortlandt Park. $370 maint. $77K. Web#3213230 Jon Kotcher 718.878.1727
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