Trying to Get Their Code On in the South Bronx

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Bronx hackathon

Photos by Roxanne L. Scott

(Left to right) Taylor, 15; Tracie, 17 and Ashanti, 16 work on a website for their school step team.

NEW YORK — On a freezing Saturday morning in a brick building in the south Bronx, young people with laptops filled a community center, trying to create tech solutions to issues such as homelessness, pollution and poverty in eight hours . . .

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