Health

Sounding the alarm on ACA repeal
Alarma sobre ACA

‎La devastación está cerca. Esa fue la terrible advertencia ofrecida por la vicealcaldesa de Salud y Servicios Humanos de la Ciudad de...
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Homeless “Horrors”
“Horrores” en refugios

Peligrosos y sucios. Esas son las condiciones bajo las cuales la ciudad está hospedando a los neoyorquinos en hoteles y en sitios de refugio...
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Salve for the Scammed
Alivio para los estafados

Think of it as a bit of coin for the conned. Nearly 350,000 people who lost money running Herbalife businesses will be getting reimbursement checks from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)...
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Here to Protect You
Aquí para protegerlos

NYC ha sido y siempre será una ciudad que dé la bienvenida a todos. Como neoyorquinos, nos enorgullecemos de nuestra diversidad y nuestra amabilidad...
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Frontlines at Fonfrède
Vanguardia en Fonfrède

January 1 marked the 213th year of Haitian independence. Before independence, slaves cooked a delicious soup joumou made of squash, carrots, celery and beef for their masters...
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Talking the Bronx – 01.18.17
Hablando del Bronx – 01.18.17

Sumérjase en el mundo del manga en la Biblioteca Sedgwick el martes 24 de enero a las 4:00 p.m. Manga is a Japanese style comic...
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New race for marathon man
Nuevo desafío para el hombre maratón

Shameth Díaz was not used to slowing down. The South Bronx resident is an avid runner, having participated in marathons in...
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Sweet and Simple
Dulce y simple

Zone it in. There’s some sweet news of late about the county rated the least healthy. A borough-wide campaign, known as the...
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Strength to spare
Fuerza para repartir

Now they’ll be more reasons to burn at Blink. The gym chain Blink Fitness recently debuted a new location in Gun Hill....
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Talking the Bronx – 01.11.17
Hablando del Bronx – 01.11.17

El Centro Bibliotecario del Bronx estará organizando una mini feria de carreras universitarias el miércoles 18 de enero de 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m...
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Counsel in the cards
Abogado por escrito

Every year landlords seeking evictions force nearly 300,000 New Yorkers into Housing Court. Ninety percent of landlords have a lawyer...
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Banish the Blues
Disipar la tristeza

With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season behind us, January can be a bit of a let-down. For elders, the post-holiday blues is...
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Free Exercise Resource
Recurso gratuito de ejercicio

Take thee to Teller. If you're searching for a way to make good on your New Year's resolution to get in better shape without breaking the...
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Operation: Home
Operación Hogar

“I never lived in a shelter in my life.” Samuel Rosado served three decades in the military and was proud of his steady history of employment...
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A beacon at BOOM!
Una baliza en BOOM!Health

"Estoy aquí para escuchar y aprender", dijo. La primera dama de la ciudad de Nueva York, Chirlane McCray, acudió al Sur del Bronx para ver de...
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Solitary Stop
Fin del aislamiento

It is the isolation Victor Pate remembers the most. The Harlem native, who was incarcerated for 15 years, was kept in solitary confinement for...
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Keeping Seniors Social
Manteniendo redes sociales activas

No es raro experimentar un mayor deseo de acurrucarse en el sofá e "hibernar" cuando el clima se vuelve frío, pero para las personas mayores con...
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A Mission of Compassion
Una misión de compasión

He would have given you the shirt off his back. And so his parents now are committed to giving back, while raising awareness, as part of their annual...
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Talking the Bronx – 12.21.16
Hablando del Bronx – 12.21.16

Inicie el año con yoga en Wave Hill el sábado 7 de enero de 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. El taller será dirigido por Sara Hart de iHart Lens, cuyo objetivo es...
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Helping with HOPE
Ayudando con HOPE

¿Combatiendo la pobreza? Hay una aplicación para eso. Al menos la habría si Joel Berg se saliera con la suya. Berg, director ejecutivo de Hunger...
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Protest by pastry
Protesta de pasteles

This takes the cake. Nurses and community leaders gathered outside of Montefiore Medical Center’s Moses campus on December 5 to...
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Hunger Pains
El hambre duele

Aunque la tasa de desempleo en la ciudad de Nueva York ha disminuido en los últimos años y más hombres y mujeres están trabajando...
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Rising concerns for people with disabilities
Preocupadas están las personas con discapacidad

Advocates for people with disabilities say they're worried about them losing health coverage and other necessities as power shifts in...
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Peril-free Parrandas
Parrandas libre de riesgos

No lo traiga a casa de sus vacaciones. Oficiales de salud de la ciudad están instando a los viajeros, especialmente residentes...
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A home this holiday
Un hogar en Navidad

El próximo mes habrá un nuevo refugio. El Departamento de Servicios para Personas sin Hogar (DHS por sus siglas en inglés) y el concejal...
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A Super Stocker
Súper Suministro

There was no sale – just service. “It’s the time of year to give back,” said State Assemblymember Marcos Crespo as he helped unload a...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.23.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.23.16

Peering through this looking glass will reveal history. Urban Park Rangers at Van Cortlandt Park will guide guests on a mission on...
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Helpline for Health
Salvavidas para la salud

Que apruebe la seguridad. Defensores de la salud y miembros del sindicato se unieron a la abogada pública de Nueva York Letitia James...
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Aid on the Island
Ayuda en la isla

They started with service. On the eve of the SOMOS 2016 conference in Puerto Rico, a task force from Catholic Charities performed a day...
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Dealing with Diabetes
Lidiando con la diabetes

According to the American Diabetes Association, it’s estimated that 2 million people in New York City are living with diabetes. This chronic disease...
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A Royal Retirement
Un retiro real

They have crowning achievements to share and tales to tell – and now they will have their Palace too. On Wed., Nov. 2, shovels went into the ground...
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On the run
En la carrera

NYC 2016 Marathon participant, Laura Betros, was all smiles as she ran to raise more than $4,000 for Astor Services for Children and...
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Act Your Age
Confórmese a su edad

La gente experimenta muchos cambios al envejecer, y eso incluye cambios en su piel. El órgano más grande del cuerpo evoluciona con el...
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A new path forward at Project HOPE
Hazañas en Proyecto HOPE

Jonathan Ubiera necesitaba trabajo el año pasado. Mientras caminaba sobre la Avenida Hunts Point, notó un negocio con anuncios...
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Heat funding for families
Ayuda con gastos de energía

Get help with the heat. The Administration for Children and Families has released $325,060,769 in funding to help low-income families in...
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Consumer Tips for Open Enrollment
Consejos al Consumidor

Open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act begins November 1, 2016 and lasts until January 31st 2017. If you want your coverage to...
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