Author Archives: Postmaster

Forum at the Fort
Foro en el Fuerte

It was the face-off at Fort Washington. The Democratic candidates vying for New York’s 13th Congressional District seat (NY-13) gathered at...
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A regal rite
Un rito real

It's not every day that camels strut through city streets. But one day a year, on January 6, for the annual Three Kings Day Parade run by El Museo del Barrio...
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Mandate for Montefiore
Mandato para Montefiore

Se negaron a permanecer en silencio, en oposición al silencio de los demás. Los miembros de la comunidad coreana, acompañados por el senador estatal...
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Because of Bowie
Por Bowie

The news of the death of artist David Bowie from cancer at the age of 69 shocked and saddened his legions of fans who recalled his work and his life...
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“Everyone has something to offer”
“Todos tienen algo que ofrecer”

Jane Hidalgo recuerda haberse sentido impotente. Después de una cirugía mayor en julio de 2014, enfrentó un largo período de recuperación. Usaba un cuello ortopédico y...
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Talking the Bronx 01.13.16
Talking the Bronx 01.13.16

Through hands-on artifact and photo investigation, archival footage and interviews with former crew members, learn about the history of one of America’s most...
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Urban League Scholars
Becarios Liga Urbana

Se invita a los estudiantes a aplicar para la beca Whitney M. Young, presentada por la Liga Urbana de Nueva York (NYUL por sus siglas en inglés)....
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Overhauling HASA
Reparando HASA

HASA needs to get its house in order.That was the message this past week from City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Human Resources Administration...
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Generation St. George
Generación St. George

Estos estudiosos van con el Santo.Una asociación única entre una escuela de medicina de las Indias Occidentales y el sistema NYC Salud + Hospitales‎ está ayudando a...
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Cuomo v. CUNY
Cuomo vs. CUNY

With Governor Andrew Cuomo slated to release his latest Executive Budget on January 13, community organizations, clergy and union members assembled on...
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Language lift
Impulso a los idiomas

Lectura y la aritmética, y ahora todo el día. Por primera vez, los padres de las escuelas públicas con dominio limitado del inglés tendrán acceso total a ayuda de...
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Power of the Pioneer
Poder Pionero

Much has been said about Hispanic youths in the United States, as Latinos ranks among the “youngest” groups in the nation. However, little has been said about...
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Silver Alert: Manuel Davilla

Silver Alert issued 1/6/2016 at 5:15 PM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regard to the disappearance of Manuel Davilla, an 84-year-old Hispanic male who suffers from dementia, from the area of Bronx River Parkway and East 174th Street in The Bronx. He is described as being 5'5" tall and 150lbs with short white hair and brown eyes.

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Missing Moreno
Extranando a Moreno

Judith López recibió el tipo de noticias que ninguna madre quiere oír jamás. El 14 de noviembre, su hijo Anthony A. Ureña, de 23 años, salió de su casa del Upper West Side hacia un club en Inwood...
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The Pay Pals
Los amigos del pago

Do it for Mario. Invoking the legacy of his father, who passed away a year ago, Governor Andrew Cuomo continued the push for a statewide minimum wage of...
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New Year, New You

Many people have very aggressive weight loss goals at the beginning of the year. Others want to shed the extra one or two pounds they put on during the holiday season...

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Setting the stage
Preparando el escenario

Long before the award-winning musical, they were bringing their own Hamiltons to Broadway.‎ For the past decade, low-income families have been provided...
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Forward for Flores
Flores avanza

La junta acaba de volverse más inteligente. La Dra. Zaire Z. Dinzey-Flores, una erudita de políticas de vivienda y diseño, planificación urbana y desigualdad comunitaria...
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Talking the Bronx 01.06.16
Hablando del Bronx 01.06.16

Enjoy a display of military music at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts on Sun., Jan. 17th at 4 p.m. The development of music in the Royal Marines is inextricably linked...
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Kindergarten Applications Due
Fecha límite para solicitudes al jardín de infantes

El proceso de solicitud de cupo en el jardín de infantes está oficialmente en marcha. Todos los estudiantes nacidos en 2011 que actualmente viven en...
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On the line
En la línea

As many families struggled to put a holiday meal on the dinner table, one local organization hopes to offer its assistance next season – or sooner.
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Novahlyn la Nueva

She was right on time. The first baby of 2016 born in the Bronx was officially announced as Novahlyn Caraballo, born at NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln at 12:22 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
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Bounty of a Billion
La recompensa de mil millones

Working families are winning big. Families received more than $1 billion in 2015 from the New York State Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), as was announced this week by...
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Attack leaves manager dead
Ataque deja a gerente muerto

Un gerente nocturno en un McDonald’s en la sección de Kingsbridge en el Bronx fue apuñalado hasta morir afuera del restaurante en las primeras horas de la mañana...
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“I didn’t want it to be this way”
Missing student found dead

Judith López received the kind of news that no mother ever wants to hear. On November 14, her son, Anthony A. Ureña, 23, left his Upper West Side home for a club in Inwood. He never returned. That wasn’t like him. He was a Lehman College student with aspirations of becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He loved his white pit bull Sampson so much that...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda: Person of the Year
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Persona del año

It was Busta that mattered. During Hamilton’s three-week run at the Public Theater earlier this year, creator Lin-Manuel Miranda knew where not to look.
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Stepping it up
Nueva luz en Lincoln

Esta pared tiene una historia que contar. Salud + Hospitales NYC/Lincoln y Salud + Hospitales NYC/TheFund, el brazo filantrópico del sistema público de salud de la ciudad...
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Arts Matter
Las artes importan

El poder del baile, la música, el teatro y las artes visuales puede impactar grandemente nuestros niños. Como maestra, yo vi esto de primera mano en el salón...
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“Tree-cycling” Your Tree
“Arbol-ciclando’ su árbol

The Department of Sanitation will begin its annual Christmas tree curbside collection program on Monday, January 4. The program will run through Friday, January 15, 2016...
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First for Feniosky
El primero para Feniosky

Call it for the Commissioner. Metropolitan Transit Authority’s (MTA) Dominican Society of Professionals in Transit (DSPT) awarded its first-ever 2015 Dominican Role Model...
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Get on Your Feet
Get On Your Feet

Gloria y el Miami Sound Machine estarían orgullosos. El estado ha anunciado que, a partir de 31 de diciembre, las solicitudes para el nuevo Programa de Condonación de Préstamos...
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Start new traditions
Haga espacio para nuevas tradiciones

It seems we're finally realizing that we need to change the way we celebrate during the holidays. According to the New York Times, Americans take almost 1900 fewer steps than usual...
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Talking the Bronx 12.30.15
Hablando del Bronx 12.30.15

Visit the Bronx Museum of the Arts now through February 14th for “Transitions: New Photography from Bangladesh,” presented by the Bangladeshi American Creative. Featuring artists such as...
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Wage win
Victoria salarial

Los tramposos han sido verificados.El contralor de la ciudad, Scott M. Stringer, anunció que hasta el momento 53 trabajadores han podido recibir $351,791 dólares en salarios...
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Going for GuildNet
Elegir GuildNet

GuildNet, el proveedor líder de planes de Cuidado Administrado de la salud Largo Plazo (MLTC por sus siglas en inglés) para neoyorquinos con salud delicada y enfermos...
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Drop in at the Pop-Up
Una tienda de tarjeta

For a limited time, Bronx residents have another option when signing up for an IDNYC card. The city has opened a pop-up registration center at the Kingsbridge branch...
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