ORCHARD BEACH - As part of Bronx Week, the annual Bronx Ball was held last night at Orchard Beach to honor the best of the borough.

Among those recognized were local legislators, business owners, and members of the News 12 The Bronx crew. Actress and Bronx native Ellen Barkin was also honored.

The ball was hosted by Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Bronx Week concludes today with the Bronx Parade and Food Festival.