If each borough were its own city, the Bronx would rank as the eighth-most populous in the U. The Bronx is divided by the Bronx River into a hillier section in the west , and a flatter eastern section. East and west street names are divided by Jerome Avenue. These open spaces are situated primarily on land deliberately reserved in the late 19th century as urban development progressed north and east from Manhattan. The name "Bronx" originated with Swedish-born Jonas Bronck , who established the first settlement in the area as part of the New Netherland colony in In the 19th and 20th centuries, the Bronx received many immigrant and migrant groups as it was transformed into an urban community, first from various European countries particularly Ireland , Germany , Italy and Eastern Europe and later from the Caribbean region particularly Puerto Rico , Haiti , Jamaica , and the Dominican Republic , as well as African American migrants from the southern United States.
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The ,square-foot facility is at Bassett Ave. The property sits on 17 acres. The deal for the warehouse was the top lease transaction for industrial space in New York City in the second quarter of this year, according to a recent CBRE report. That report did not name the tenant, identifying the party only as "E-Commerce tenant. The sources who spoke about the agreement asked not to be named because of the sensitivity of the deal. An Amazon spokesperson declined to comment on any lease at the Bronx warehouse. The building is owned by Realterm Logistics, a company headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, that owns and manages logistics facilities serving the transportation industry. DY Realty Group has been marketing the space for lease for Realterm, according to marketing materials. A spokesperson for Realterm did not respond to requests for comment.
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During the twentieth century, the Bronx was known for its gang activities and for its poverty stricken neighbourhoods. The Bronx is separated from Manhattan by the Harlem River and is the only district in New York located on the mainland. Culturally speaking, the Bronx is the cradle of rap and hip hop. Over 75 different languages are spoken on its streets, although English and Spanish prevail over the rest.
The band's current line-up consists of vocalist Matt Caughthran , guitarists Joby J. The band have released five studio albums, as well as three additional albums of mariachi music under the moniker of Mariachi El Bronx. Their debut album The Bronx was released in August The band toured the United States and Australia in support of the album.