Education

Free Learn-to-Swim Programs Expanded
Programa gratuito ampliado para aprender a nadir

New York State will provide free Learn-to-Swim programs to approximately 3,000 children this summer...
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Cutting for a Cure
Corte por una Cura

Sit for snip, stay for the screening. 2016 Cutting for a Cure Health Fair and Marathon will start this Fri., July 15th...
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City provides boost for media training
Subvención ayudará con entrenamientos de comunicaciones

The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) will provide a $1 million grant to the City University...
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“It’s worth it”
“Vale la pena”

Over 100 graduates stepped up at CUNY in the Heights...
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New Consul pledges collaboration
Nuevo cónsul promete colaboración

New Consul General of Mexico in New York Diego Gómez-Pickering said that he will work tirelessly...
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Browse for Business
Buscar negocios

A new digital one-stop shop specifically for women small business owners and entrepreneurs...
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Feeding the Gap
Alimentar la brecha

The program can seem like the world’s best-kept secret...
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Talking the Bronx 07.06.16
Hablando del Bronx 07.06.2016

The Mall at Bay Plaza is offering a special discount for students every Friday this summer. With proof of school ID...
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Girl Grads: Leaning in, learning and leading
Las líderes se lanzan

She had triumphed – and yet, it was still a bittersweet day for Teresa Pantoja. The high school...
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Summer Leisure and Learning
¡Llego el verano! Es hora de diversión y aprendizaje.

Summertime brings opportunities to cheer on friends at neighborhood baseball games, visit a local...
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Talking the Bronx 06.29.16
Hablando del Bronx 06.29.2016

Únase al presidente del condado del Bronx, Rubén Díaz Jr., y el senador estatal Jeff Klein...
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Wright at the Rail
Wright en el carril

No rest for the weary.In the closing stretch of a long primary campaign, the candidates canvassed the streets...
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Espaillat in the East
Espaillat en el este

Espaillat and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito greeted commuters at the corner of 116th Street and Lexington Avenue...
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On periods, a new parity
Atacando al tabú

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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Summer Stock
Reserva de Verano

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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Talking the Bronx 06.22.2016
Hablando del Bronx 06.22.2016

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

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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Gear shift on guns
Cambio de marcha

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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MCNY on the Move
MCNY en movimiento

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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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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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”

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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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

Pago de Pre-K. Miembros de la coalición Campaña por los Niños estuvieron acompañados recientemente en el Ayuntamiento por defensores...
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“I’m not alone”‎
“No estoy sola”‎

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

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

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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“We have the answers”
“Tenemos las respuestas”

Brandishing placards bearing messages of empowerment in English and Spanish such as "She Will Be – College Bound" and "Ella Será Saludable,"...
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Faith as First Aid
Aclamando auxilios

This past Sunday, school was in session. During what was billed a “Weekend of Faith,” First Lady Chirlane McCray led a contingent of leaders from the De Blasio administration...
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Fiesta Fix
Arreglos de Fiesta

It’s been no Fiesta for these tenants. A group of residents from a Grand Concourse apartment building with hundreds of city violations...
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Health at Hutch
Salud en Hutch

Montefiore Medical Center’s Hutchinson campus hosted a Health Day fair on May 13. During the daylong event, which was part of the official 2016 Bronx Week calendar, local residents...
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Watching and Waiting
Mirando y esperando

Last month, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in U.S. v. Texas.The case, based on a lawsuit filed against the federal government by the State of Texas...
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Top billing at breakfast
Desayuno dinámico

There were plaudits for school parents. On Thurs., May 19, Senator Jeff Klein hosted his annual Educational Leadership Breakfast, to honor...
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Still Time to Sign your Child Up!
Todavía hay tiempo!

Celebre 140 veranos de servir a los niños de comunidades de bajos ingresos de la ciudad de Nueva York con The Fresh Air Fund. Inscriba a su hijo...
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The High School Musical
Estudios en Escenario

Broadway tiene un nuevo beat – boxer. Y ha sido nombrado en su puesto por nada menos que Lin-Manuel Miranda. Miranda está...
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