Sears on Fordham Road set to close

Sears announced plans this week to shutter is longtime retail location on Fordham Road — its last remaining store in the Bronx. The store, located across from Fordham’s Metro North train station and in between Walgreen’s and Best Buy, has long been helpful for students in need of last-minute snow boots, fans — and everything in […]

New York Times review: Bronx Beer Hall ‘makes itself difficult to love’

Since its doors opened last year in the Arthur Avenue Retail Market, the Bronx Beer Hall has earned a regular slot on the weekend rotation of many Fordham students.

EXCLUSIVE: Beloved Ballroom Found Without Occupancy Certificate

Nearly two hours before dozens, perhaps hundreds, of Fordham students were ready to pack the now famous Rex Hall on Arthur Avenue — a tattered, yet beloved ballroom space at 602 187th Street, where students have begun hosting concerts and dances this year — the event was abruptly required to relocate and Fordham Security was […]

Mumps Sick Toll Grows, as Health Department Investigates Outbreak

More than 12 students at Fordham have contracted mumps, the highly contagious viral illness, since early last week, as the New York City Health Department continues to investigate the rapidly expanding outbreak that has hop-skipped across boroughs and infected the university’s two largest campuses, school officials said. At least 11 students at the Rose Hill […]

Snow and Ice Pack Sidewalks Around Rose Hill

Slipping a little easier on the way back from Tinker’s these days?  It’s not just you, heaps of snow and thick layers of ice have coated Bronx sidewalks, making it difficult for residents of the borough to get around. And with more snow and freezing temperatures in the forecast, it could only get worse. “This […]

Student Leaders Plot Events to Highlight Sex Assault on Campus

Hours after a report from The Fordham Ram was published (“Fordham Led Jesuit Schools in On-Campus Sex Offense Claims, Federal Data Reveals” — yes, I wrote it), student leaders at Rose Hill announced plans to host events that would investigate and highlight the culture of sexual assault at Fordham. “I can confirm that we have in fact […]

New brewery to open in Bronx

Rejoice: For the first time in 50 years, a brewery is opening up near Rose Hill. Gun Hill Brewing is expected to celebrate its grand opening next month in Allerton, a section of the Bronx that is on the other side of the Botanical Gardens in relation to Rose Hill’s campus. The brewery plans to begin […]