The soul of our communities
El alma de nuestras comunidades

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Los pequeños negocios establecidos por mamá y papá son el alma de nuestras comunidades. A medida que los alquileres se disparan y la competencia...
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Get Up and Go
Levántese y Vaya

City Parks Foundation is again offering its educational, multi-sport fitness program designed to get children, ages six to 10, active...
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“I lost Franky”
“Perdí a Franky”

Rest in peace. Over and over again - precisely 49 times - the phrase was uttered aloud in a somber memorial event held outside at the Bronx County Courthouse...
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On periods, a new parity
Atacando al tabú

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When Councilmember Julissa Ferreras-Copeland began to press ahead on legislation associated with feminine hygiene products, some began to call her names...
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Going grand with Guerra
A lo grande con Guerra

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They’re going Guerra for the march. The Dominican Day Parade has named Latin superstar musician and producer Juan Luis Guerra as the Grand Marshal of this year’s event...
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“A friend among friends”
“Un amigo entre amigos”

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Raúl Russi primera hizo nota del agua. Mientras Russi se preparaba para recibir a los asistentes al desayuno del Fondo Conmemorativo Anual Julio Martínez...
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Summer Stock
Reserva de Verano

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Juice boxes and journals. Picnic blankets and picture books. Taking a break during summer doesn’t mean hitting pause on learning. At recent...
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Change with Chacon
Cambio con Chacón

PEP serves as a forum for parents.

A new change agent for education has been named. Geneal Chacon has been appointed as the borough’s representative to the Panel for Educational Policy (PEP),...
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Pitching in at the Pantry
Día de Dar en la Despensa

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Estos padres tomaron el almacén. Para comenzar el inicio del fin de semana de Los Padres, un grupo de padres locales trabajaron para devolverle a la comunidad.
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Talking the Bronx 06.22.2016
Hablando del Bronx 06.22.2016

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Learn how to properly install your child’s car seat. Bronx Safety City is offering free car seat inspections Fri., Jun., 24th starting at 1:30 p.m...
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Meal Makers
Fabricantes de Comidas

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The city’s Department of Education (DOE) is set to provide free breakfast and lunch to millions of children with its 2016 Summer Meals program...
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Bank on it in the Bronx
Contar con el condado

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The Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA), Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA), and Spring Bank will launch IDNYC's first pop-up enrollment center...
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Season Supply
Suministro de verano

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The American Red Cross is emphasizing the red in "red, white, and blue" for this Fourth of July‎...
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Special at Sydelle
Especial en Sydelle

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It was the bathtub that did it for Laverne Rogers. Rogers had been living in a shelter for over two years before moving ‎in 2011 to the Lenninger...
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Gear shift on guns
Cambio de marcha

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Speaking at the 2016 assembly of Guns Down Life Up, on June 6, Dr. Ram Raju, President and Chief Executive Officer of NYC Health + Hospitals, said it was time gun violence be added to the list of health issues plaguing New York City...
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Counting on care
Un circulo de cuidado

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Este Día del Padre será uno emotivo para Eddie Paige. Será la primera vez que Paige, residente del Bronx, celebre ser un padre de...
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MCNY on the Move
MCNY en movimiento

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They're rid of the rent. A college that has long served as a haven for low-income and minority students has acquired a new permanent home of its own...
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Mayor, Council agree on budget deal
Alcalde y Concejo acuerdan presupuesto

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Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Council reached an agreement on an $82.1 billion budget for the 2017 fiscal year, which...
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Cuomo calls for stricter campaign finance rules
Normas más estrictas de financiamiento de campañas

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Governor Andrew Cuomo is attempting to limit the power of independent expenditure campaigns and what he called the...
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Talking the Bronx 06.15.16
Hablando del Bronx 06.15.16

Go out to the Bronx Zoo for one last chance to see exotic birds in flight. Macaws, condors, falcons, hawks, vultures and many more birds will fly off stage and over the audience’s head. The presentation, sponsored by Jet Blue, will take place Sat., Jun., 18th...
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Find the Freeze
Consiga lo congelado

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A pesar de que el clima se está calentando, las autoridades municipales están llamando a una gran helada. La ciudad está haciendo un esfuerzo para...
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Seeking input on insurance increases
Buscando aportación en los aumentos de los seguros

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El costo de los seguros de salud está subiendo, pero los consumidores pueden opinar sobre los propuestos aumentos. Las aseguradoras le han...
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The craft within the trade
El arte en el gremio

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José Tarazona lo sobrelleva con el lienzo. El residente del Bronx trabaja como portero en el Upper West Side y lucha con la separación de...
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From broken to breaking through
Pavimentando un camino

Broken. It was how Emmanuel González described the young man he had been before. “I had no confidence when I came here,” he said.
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“There’s nothing I can’t do”
“No hay nada que no pueda hacer”

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In life, he endured two years of solitary confinement. Now a scholarship founded in Kalief Browder’s name will link others who, like him, sought to forge...
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Charge in the Park
Carga en el parque

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Fun – and fuel – in the sun. This summer, more New Yorkers will be able to surf the web and juice up their phones at public parks.
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A senior moment
Un momento mayor

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Delilah Barbosa había comenzado a empacar. Después de residir en el Bronx durante más de seis décadas, la residente de Williamsbridge estaba a...
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Zeroing in on Zika
Examinando el virus Zika

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La Dra. Dyan Summers puede haber acabado de recibir su doctorado en la práctica de enfermería, pero hace años, ella estaba a la vanguardia de la...
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Period Process
Proceso del período

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The City Council’s legislative push to make free feminine hygiene products readily available in the city’s shelters, public schools and correctional...
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Talking the Bronx 06.08.16
Hablando del Bronx 06.08.16

Partake in another opportunity to indulge in the relaxing scent of lavender on Jun. 11th at Wave Hill during Lavender Weekend. Join gardener Gelene Scarborough on a walk through Lavender Border and the newly renovated Dry Garden to spot baby and mature plants in all shapes, sizes, and scents...
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Equal Pay for all Pre-K
Igualdad de pago Pre-K

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Pago de Pre-K. Miembros de la coalición Campaña por los Niños estuvieron acompañados recientemente en el Ayuntamiento por defensores...
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Transit plan includes safeguards to prevent fund diversion
Plan de transporte incluye salvaguardas

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¡Fuera esa mano! Legisladores locales están buscando asegurarse de que el financiamiento al transporte permanezca bajo llave y sólo se utilice para...
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“No more children dying”
“No más niños muriendo”

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Shanduke McPhatter has devoted several years of his life working to prevent gun violence. Yet he was not able to save his brother from becoming...
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“I’m not alone”‎
“No estoy sola”‎

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Kenya German se sentía a gusto. Madre de un niño de cinco años de edad con retraso en el desarrollo, German dice que a menudo lucha con...
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Banking on books
Contar con libros

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Se realizan más visitas a los tres sistemas de bibliotecas públicas de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York (NYPL por sus siglas en inglés) cada año que a...
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BCC Benefit honors Browder
Función benéfica del BCC honra a Browder

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The major scholarship fundraising event for Bronx Community College (BCC) of The City University of New York (CUNY) returns on Wed., Jun. 8th...
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