State Senate Co-Leader Jeff Klein kicked off his second concert of the season, he was joined by local business and restaurant owners to highlight how his annual summer concerts and movie events, taking place at venues across the Bronx. By staying in the area this will gave a boost to the local economy by encouraging attendees to come for the show and stay local for dinner.
Singer & Entertainer Dionne Warwick headlines the Sunday August 27th event being held in Seton Park Independence Avenue between West 235th and West 236th Streets. One note of caution if you plan to drive to this concert. There are several speed bumps on and around Independence to slow down the speed of cars and other vehicles. Word from the Department of Transportation was once a driver goes over the new speed bumps they will know where they are.
On Saturday September 7th starting at 8 PM the movie "UP" will be presented as part of this program in Seton Park. To see all the listings around State Senator Klein's district you can find it at this link to Senator Klein.
Tracy Shelton the Executive Director of the Kingsbridge Riverdale Van Cortlandt Development Corporation is helping State Senator Klein as several local Riverdale merchants are also in the photo.