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“The March” in the Park
La Marcha en el Parque

“The March” is on. The Parks and Recreation Department is commemorating Black History Month with "The March," an exhibit exploring...
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Bragging at Bombonada
Presumiendo en la Bombonada

Bragging rights are in play – you’ll need to grab a fork. Ten blocks north of La Casa de Mofongo, the culinary institution that has arguably elevated the...
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Urban Health Plan’s Health Information Place Opens

Abre lugar de información sobre planes de salud de Urban Health Plan

Abre lugar de información sobre planes de salud de Urban Health Plan

Urban Health Plan has officially opened a separate location for community residents to receive information and enroll in health insurance...
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When roots dance
Cuando las raíces bailan

Para Cynthia Paniagua, el baile es más que una ocupación o una pasión, es una expresión de lo que ella es como ser humano.
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I Love the Bronx: Same Girl

Amo el Bronx: La misma chica

Amo el Bronx: La misma chica

A lo largo del mes de diciembre, Jennifer López – la chica del Bronx – regresó para filmar el video de su próximo sencillo "Same Girl", en varios lugares...
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New director named for Bronx Writers Center

Centro de Escritores del Bronx nombra nuevo director

Centro de Escritores del Bronx nombra nuevo director

The Bronx Writers Center (BWC), the literary wing of the Bronx Council on the Arts, has announced that author, editor and publisher Charlie Vázquez...
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New support for LGBTQ community

‘Union Community’ suporta el Centro LGBTQ del Bronx

‘Union Community’ suporta el Centro LGBTQ del Bronx

Los residentes LGBTQ del Bronx ahora tienen disponible un grupo de apoyo y clínicas legales gratuitas como resultado de una asociación entre...
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The A+ benefits of E

Los excelentes beneficios de la vitamina E

Los excelentes beneficios de la vitamina E

Alzheimer's disease afflicts approximately 5 million Americans, and those that suffer from the progressive brain disorder struggle...
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Spinning and soothing
Hilando y calmando

Kyra Caruso leads a double life. At night, she’s dressed to the nines, and works in clubs as a deejay. When the evening’s done, she grabs a bag...
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Full Text of President Obama’s State of the Union Address

Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Today in America, a teacher spent extra time with a student who needed it, and did her part to lift America’s graduation rate to its highest level in more than three decades.

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Scribble Away
Garabatear

Los niños son artistas naturales. Eche un vistazo a sus paredes en las que pondrán dibujos hechos de crayones, pintura y marcadores...
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What every expectant mother should know (Part 2)

Lo que toda mujer embarazada debe saber (Parte 2)

Lo que toda mujer embarazada debe saber (Parte 2)

La mujer que planifica quedar embarazada debe ponerse al día con sus vacunas: sarampión, paperas, rubéola, tétanos, difteria, polio, varicela y hepatitis.
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Wanted: Missing Millionaire in the Bronx

Empty your pockets and check those drawers. New York State Lottery’s Yolanda Vega and Gretchen Dizer continued their search for “Missing Millionaires” in the New York City area, including one who purchased a winning ticket in the Bronx. Vega and Dizer visited C & C Discount at 221 East 167th Street...

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No nibbling needed
Para picar o nutrir

Olvídese de las hojuelas de maíz. El verdadero desayuno de los campeones son los chilaquiles. Si bien ambos alimentos se hacen con maíz...
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Talking the Bronx 01.29.14
Hablando del Bronx 01.29.14

On Fri., Feb 21st, the BronxMuseum of the Arts will host an art-making workshop inspired by featured artist Paulo Bruscky; it will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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Bowl Blitz in the Bronx

Though two teams from west of the Mississippi will be duking it out for the Vince Lombardi Trophy in New Jersey come Super Bowl weekend...
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Easy as UPK
Fácil como UPK

En una de sus primeras conferencias de prensa, el alcalde Bill de Blasio y un grupo de once sindicatos activos en toda la ciudad y el estado, dirigieron la carga a uno de los ambiciosos objetivos de su campaña: un aumento en los impuestos a los ricos para ayudar a subsidiar el pre-jardín de infantes...
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First New York State “Poetry Unites” Contest

Primer Concurso “Poesía Une” del Estado de Nueva York

Primer Concurso “Poesía Une” del Estado de Nueva York

Open to all New York State residents for the best short essay about a favorite poem. After a successful six-year run in Europe, the Poetry Unites contest, inspired by Robert Pinsky's Favorite Poem project, is coming to New York State.Marie Howe, the New York State Poet, and Corinne Evens, a philanthropist, in ... En-espanol

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Easy as UPK
Fácil como UPK

In one of his first press conferences, Mayor Bill de Blasio and a group of eleven unions active throughout the city and state led the charge for one of his ambitious campaign goals...
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A GAY time
Tiempo de “GAY”

Una presentación única de arte que viene al Bronx explorará el cambio cultural en la identidad de los artistas hombres homosexuales de color a través de...
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An immaculate tribute
Un tributo inmaculado

“We cannot allow our creative protest to degenerate into physical violence,” said Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He spoke through the young voice of Edward...
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Sworn oaths, at the century mark
Juramentos, a los cien años

La ceremonia de inauguración del presidente del condado del Bronx Rubén Díaz Jr., coincidió con un momento propicio: el 100º aniversario del condado.
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WHEDCo Melrose Community Survey

Do you live, work, or go to school in Melrose (zip codes 10451, 10455, 10456)? Bronx Community Board 3 is asking for your participation in taking this survey of the Melrose neighborhood area, created by WHEDCo. Please take a few minutes to complete...

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No nibbling needed

Forget the cornflakes. The real breakfast of champions is chilaquiles. While both foodstuffs are made with corn, the similarities end there. The base of chilaquiles is a full nest of tortilla chips, softened in a simmering bath of red or green sauce, or even a mole poblano, the traditional Mexican dark red or brown sauce.

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I Love the Bronx: 100 Things
Yo amo el Bronx: 100 Cosas

En celebración del Centenario del Bronx, aquí 100 cosas que hacer en nuestro condado. Dividido en cinco categorías, espero que saque el tiempo para tratar algo nuevo.
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Baby’s Timeline – The 1st Year

Cronología del bebé – el primer año

Cronología del bebé – el primer año

Although it doesn’t seem like it while you’re deep in the slog of changing diapers on the hour and sleeping only a few winks per night, times goes by fast. En-espanol

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Affordable Care Act Helpline

The Centro Altagracia de Fe y Justicia is partnering with Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Telemundo who will be hosting the “Linea de Ayuda” (HelpLine) phone bank for the NY Metro Area on Thursday, January 23rd from 4:00 pm to 8 pm.

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The Speaker of the House
La primera portavoz latina

Sí se puede. The familiar phrase, born of the migrant workers’ movement decades ago and made an enduring tagline during the Obama presidential... En-espanol

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Giving like Brackett
Entregando como Brackett

Podría ser el año del Caballo de Madera para los chinos, pero para los residentes locales del Bronx, el 2014 podría ser mejor identificado como el Año de Brackett.
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The Definition of Dominican
Ser dominicano

Armando Batista es actor, escritor y educador. Sus padres son de la República Dominicana y él nació en los Estados Unidos y creció en Washington Heights.In-English

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Lights, camera…Lehman
Luces, cámara, Lehman

Students at the City University of New York’s LehmanCollege have gained hands-on experience in film production, while highlighting key attractions in the Bronx.
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Best Online Resources
Las mejores fuentes en internet

Cuando se trata de la crianza de los hijos, no hay una guía perfecta para ayudarnos en algunos de los momentos difíciles. ¿Debo amamantar?
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I Have a Dream
Tengo Un Sueño

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.
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Smart Snacking for Super Bowl Sunday

Bocadillos inteligentes para el domingo de Super Bowl

Bocadillos inteligentes para el domingo de Super Bowl

Super Bowl Sunday seems like the perfect opportunity to overindulge in our favorite junk foods. But for those who suffer from digestive issues including heartburn...
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A snow day’s sipping
Bebidas para un día de nieve

¿Desafiando la nieve y disfrutando las maravillas del invierno? Una vez que estés listo para colgar tus guantes...
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