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Monday, Oct. 31:  The owner of Fine Arts Gallery at 99 Pondfield Road reported a grand larceny (felony) from her establishment. According to the proprietor, a male Hispanic and female Hispanic entered her store and began to browse. Eventually, they appeared to choose an item but insisted on paying in cash and would not provide any forms of identification. The male, who separated himself from the female and the owner, then proceeded to remove $1,500 from the owner's purse located on a desk at the rear of the establishment. A canvass of the area at the time was not fruitful, and detectives continue to investigate the case.

Tuesday, Nov. 8:  The manager of the CVS store at 114 Pondfield Road reported that a black male who was in the process of shoplifting items was confronted by employees and was becoming belligerent. Police responded to the location, but the male was able to flee in the interim. A canvass of the area was unsuccessful. A list of items pilfered was not yet available. Investigation to continue.

 

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Bronxville Overview

Bronxville Overview

Bronxville is a quaint village (one square mile) located just 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan (roughly 30 minutes on the train) and has a population of approximately 6,500. It is known as a premier community with an excellent public school (K-12) and easy access to Manhattan. Bronxville offers many amenities including an attractive business district, a hospital (Lawrence Hospital), public paddle and tennis courts, fine dining at local restaurants, two private country clubs and a community library.

While the earliest settlers of Bronxville date back to the first half of the 18th century, the history of the modern suburb of Bronxville began in 1890 when William Van Duzer Lawrence purchased a farm and commissioned the architect, William A. Bates, to design a planned community of houses for well-known artists and professionals that became a thriving art colony. This community, now called Lawrence Park, is listed on the National register of Historic Places and many of the homes still have artists’ studios. A neighborhood association within Lawrence Park called “The Hilltop Association” keeps this heritage alive with art shows and other events for neighbors.

Bronxville offers many charming neighborhoods as well as a variety of living options for residents including single family homes, town houses, cooperatives and condominiums. One of the chief benefits of living in “the village” is that your children can attend the Bronxville School.

The Bronxville postal zone (10708, known as “Bronxville PO”) includes the village of Bronxville as well as the Chester Heights section of Eastchester, parts of Tuckahoe and the Lawrence Park West, Cedar Knolls, Armour Villa and Longvale sections of Yonkers. Many of these areas have their own distinct character. For instance, the Armour Villa section has many historic homes and even has its own newsletter called “The Villa Voice” which reports on neighborhood news.

Bronxville Village Government Directory

Village of Bronxville Administrative Offices
337-6500
Open 9:00am - 4pm excluding holidays and weekends


Bronxville Police Department
337-0500
Open 24 hours


Bronxville Parking Violations
337-2024
Open 9:00am - 4pm excluding holidays and weekends


Bronxville Fire Deparment
793-6400


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