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Lotto Luck
Gregory el Ganador

It took just two dollars ― and a moment of boredom ― to forever upend Gregory Vélez's life. Former parking attendant Vélez...
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A Cardinal’s Call
La petición de un cardenal

“We are working hard for you,” declared the Cardinal. Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan spoke on Thurs., Mar. 31st to farmworkers...
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Wage War Won
Triunfo de ley

It was a Major win. “Never before have so many workers in so many places won a common demand,” said Alvin Major.
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Pledge Plan
Plan de promesas

Entre en la zona. En un esfuerzo por crear un ambiente modelo, los empleados del Centro de Salud Comunitaria Union...
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Good Sports
Buenos deportes

Puede que no haya habido ningún juego para jugar, pero había espíritu de sobra. Las Pequeñas Ligas del Sur de Riverdale...
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Wipe Out
Límpielo

‎The Office of Assemblymember Marcos Crespo, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC)...
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Asphalt Athletics
Atletismo del asfalto

Están dando un paso hacia adelante. En febrero de 2015 se encontró que el Departamento de Educación de la ciudad de Nueva York...
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Force of the Fellows
La fuerza de las becas

El Imperio llama. Se está buscando a la próxima ola de políticos del estado de Nueva York para servir en Albany...
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Mix of the Masters
Mezcla de maestros

Check it. More than 300 young people are expected to take part in the Department of Youth and Community Development's...
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Questions of Character
Cuestiones de personajes

Keith Albahe sabe que es un Guasón, pero no es una amenaza. Albahe pasa sus días como un personaje disfrazado en Times Square...
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Talking the Bronx 04.06.16
Hablando del Bronx 04.06.16

Enjoy a performance by famed salsa group Grupo Niche at the Leman Center for the Performing Arts on Sat., Apr. 16th at 8 p.m.
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Silver Alert: Mien Nguyen

A Silver Alert has been issued for Mien Nguyen, an 83-year-old Asian female from the area of University Avenue and West 167th Street in The Bronx. Description: 5'5" tall and 150lbs Last Seen: Approximately 10:00 PM on 4/2 near University Avenue and West 167th Street in The Bronx.

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State legislators seal budget deal

With a midnight deadline approaching, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced an agreement with legislative leaders on a state budget...
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Going high for health
Escalando las alturas por la salud

They’re going to hit the wall. Children at the Bronx House community center will soon be ascending toward a healthier lifestyle...
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The Miss at Montefiore
La Señorita en Montefiore

La Señorita Nueva York Serena Bucaj se reunió con pacientes jóvenes el martes 15 de marzo en el Hospital...
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The Minimum is Moral
El mínimo es moral

Every year, the top hedge fund managers make over a billion dollars each for betting on the stock market. New York has more hedge funds...
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“A new narrative”
“Una nueva narrativa”

They are getting it done, de veras. The New York City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (NYCHCC) celebrated its 10th Annual Women in Business...
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Talking the Bronx 03.30.16
Hablando del Bronx 03.30.16

Visit the Lehman College Art Gallery now through Apr. 28th for its latest exhibition “Architectural Intersections”. Architecture is a...
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Time Out on Trump
Tiempo fuera para Trump

Rabbi David Paskin knew he couldn’t stand for Donald Trump. So he walked out. For months, Paskin watched as the...
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Survey Says….
La encuesta dice…

Si aún no ha completado su Encuesta Escolar NYC, no es demasiado tarde. Cada año, todos los padres, maestros y...
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Stringer: Red tape tying up business
Stringer: la burocracia inmoviliza los negocios

Antes de que puedan estar en los negros, se están ahogando en números rojos. Iniciativas empresariales y de...
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NYC Health + Hospitals recognized for LGBTQ care
NYC Salud + Hospitales reconocido por el cuidado LGBTQ

They are getting it done, de veras. The New York City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (NYCHCC) celebrated its 10th...
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Tips for Taxes
Consejos para los impuestos

Filing taxes. It’s unavoidable and intimidating, especially for those less experienced in doing it. BetterMoneyHabits.com...
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Making the case with CAPP
El caso CAPP

El número de casos reportados de abuso infantil está en aumento en los Estados Unidos. En el año 2013, un estimado de...
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Slamming the scams
Derrotando las estafas

Immigrants seeking opportunity are too often being met by a swindle. With more than a half-million undocumented...
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TGIF for Equity
Proyecto de ley beneficia el tránsito en condados externos

Get 'em on track. State and city legislators are seeking to secure additional transit funding and greater infrastructure investment for...
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Fight to the Finish
Ayuda para acabar con el SIDA

Fund and finish it. Activists and leaders in the AIDS community are imploring Governor Andrew Cuomo to add funding in...
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Truth seeking, in sneakers
“Corro por justicia”

"Mi hijo es tu hijo, tu hijo es mi hijo". Las palabras se imprimieron en la camisa de Antonio Tizapa en...
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Rosa named Regents Chancellor
Rosa nombrada canciller de regentes

Ella es la alguacil ahora. Betty Rosa, ex superintendente de Escuelas del Bronx ha sido nombrada canciller de la...
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Registration Nation
Nación de inscripción

Hit the books – and the ballot. In advance of the presidential primaries, the Second Annual Student Voter Registration Day (SVRD)...
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City Council approves mayor’s housing plan
Ayuntamiento aprueba plan de vivienda del alcalde

El Concejo de la ciudad de Nueva York votó el 22 de marzo para aprobar el polémico plan de vivienda del alcalde Bill de Blasio.
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Stepping out with SUV
Dando paso con SUV

In response to the recent wave of gun violence, elected officials and advocates rallied at the Throggs Neck Houses this past Sat., Mar. 19th.
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No car? No cares
¿Sin carro? No se preocupe

Ditch the drive. Lawmakers and transportation advocates are asking residents to imagine a car-free New York.
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Weapon recoveries in public schools on the rise
Recuperación de armas al alza

El número de armas incautadas a estudiantes en las escuelas públicas de la ciudad de Nueva York se disparó un 25 por ciento...
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Hotspots for health
Sabios en la salud

Están enfocándose en mantener la salud en el barrio. Una red regional de salud está tratando de reducir los problemas crónicos de...
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Open to All
Accesible a Todos

When I began my work as a Councilmember, I arrived with the clear understanding that no matter the...
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