Montefiore Medical Center

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2014

    What Happens If an Ebola Case Lands at JFK?

    #162851328 / gettyimages.comLast Saturday, New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport started conducting the U.S. Centers for Disease Control's enhanced Ebola screening. JFK became the first out of five U.S. airports, including Washington-Dulles, Newark Liberty, Chicago-O'Hare, and Hartsfield- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2013

    NYPD Narcotics Detectives Busted Up An Alleged Shabbat-Observing Drug Ring

    We're not saying that you deal drugs. And you really shouldn't. But in the event that you decide to dabble in the controlled substance arts, it seems important to keep several things in mind. Things like: deal only with people you know. Don't send incriminating mass text messages to your huge custom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Police Seek Suspect in Murder of 28-Year-Old Bronx Woman

    ​Police are looking for a suspect in the murder of Elia Zamora, 28, of 2709 Webb Avenue, Bronx, New York. Zamora was found at her residence with one stab wound to the torso at 4:50 a.m. on Sunday, August 29; she was pronounced DOA at Montefiore Medical Center. Now the NYPD is seeking Hector Ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    Somebody Got Murdered: Infant Dies in Assault

    View Larger Map DATE: Monday, June 8, 2009 at 5:34 p.m. LOCATION: 724 East 222 Street, The BronxPolice have arrested 20-year-old Naisha Riley, of Radcliff Ave in the Bronx, in connection with the murder and assault of her infant son at 724 East 222nd St. Riley is accused of shaking and beating the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2008

    "Trying To Teach You Some Manners": Did Espadistas Swat Gadfly?

    Rafael Martinez-Alequin -- longtime citizen journalist, part-time worker for the Efrain Gonzalez Jr. State Senate campaign -- has put up a video he took of Gonzalez' opponent, Pedro Espada Jr., campaigning in Van Cortlandt Park this weekend. The money shot comes near the end, when Espada puts his ha ... More >>

  • News

    October 5, 2004

    The Ripple Effect

    Confusion over felon voting bans keeps even the eligible from the polls

  • News

    August 24, 1999

    Service Interrupted

    The crisis at North Central Bronx Hospital

  • News

    August 17, 1999

    City Council's Whitewash

    Speaker Vallone's Pamphlet Flies Like a Lead Balloon

  • News

    June 22, 1999

    Poisoned Politics

    Children Suffer While Peter Vallone Thins Lead-Paint Law

  • News

    June 16, 1998

    Long Shot

    Drug Policy Experts Ponder Prescribing Heroin to Junkies

  • News

    May 26, 1998

    AIDS Ed in the 'Hood

    Bronx Teenagers Take Prevention to the Streets