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Health Dept. investigating measles outbreak

Depto. de Salud investigando brote de sarampion

Depto. de Salud investigando brote de sarampion

The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced today that it has identified 16 cases of measles in the Northern Manhattan and Bronx area.
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Thumbs up for a head start
Pulgares arriba para un buen comienzo

Las familias del Bronx que buscan dar a sus niños en edad preescolar un impulso de aprendizaje tendrán ahora una mayor oportunidad...
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The Mercy Mobile
La unidad móvil Mercy

Your next RV adventure might be your healthiest. If you should see a small recreational vehicle (RV) van on Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx...
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“A coalition never seen before”
“Una coalición nunca antes vista”

Es él, de nuevo. El senador estatal Adriano Espaillat lo ha hecho oficial al anunciar su candidatura al escaño congresional #13 del norte de...
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Air to share, rooms for rent

Aire para compartir, habitaciones en renta

Aire para compartir, habitaciones en renta

These days, everyone can use a little extra income. Bronx residents have been turning their homes into income generating assets...
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Celebrating merengue and merit
Celebrando merengue y mérito

¡Viva la independencia! El pasado jueves 27 de febrero marcó la celebración de la Independencia 170 de la República Dominicana.
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Celebration of the Centennial

Hundreds were in attendance to celebrate the Centennial of the Bronx, as hosted by the Bronx Chamber of Commerce and the Office of the Bronx Borough President, at Marina del Rey this past Wed., Feb. 26th. Local residents, business owners, community leaders, elected officials and a few...

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Juggling ahead
Haciendo Malabares

Sales, clerical tasks, negotiation, writing, and entrepreneurship, to name a few. Mothers have abundant skills we...
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And the award goes to…

The awards season is not over. While Oscar golden statuettes have been handed out, there are still more honors to come.
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Applications for New York City’s Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Available Now

Las solicitudes para el programa de verano de empleo juvenil (SYEP) disponibles

Las solicitudes para el programa de verano de empleo juvenil (SYEP) disponibles

El comisionado del Departamento de Juventud y Desarrollo Comunitario la ciudad de Nueva York (DYCD por sus siglas en...
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A sweet beacon

Inwood’s Twin Donut stands as a sentry at the crossroads of 218th Street and Broadway. For the past 18 years, the luncheonette with the large parking lot has served local regulars and itinerant passerby in equal measure. Patrons for the last two decades have known they...

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I Love the Bronx: The Piccirilli Brothers
Amo el Bronx: Los Hermanos Piccirilli

Recientemente visité el Museo Metropolitano de Arte en la Quinta Avenida con un buen amigo mío, el historiador del Bronx, Morgan Powell.
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The Bachata Bomber
El Bombardero Bachata

Derek Jeter tiene un poco más de qué preocuparse este año. El torpedero de los Yankees de Nueva York, y capitán, anunció recientemente que el 2014...
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“It’s something you don’t get over”

“Es algo de lo que no te recuperas”

“Es algo de lo que no te recuperas”

There could hardly be a more bittersweet celebration. In honor of Black History Month, local union 1199 SEIU, chose to highlight the...
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The Definition of Dominican
Ser dominicano

Un fallo judicial dominicano recientemente revocó la ciudadanía de todas las personas nacidas de padres nacidos en el extranjero desde...
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A Mighty Machine
Una máquina poderosa

Why a simple click you can help students from the South Bronx continue their mission of providing sustainable solutions to combat food insecurity.
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Homecoming for an icon
Bienvenida a un Ícono

No se puede decir que solo una cosa hace de West Side Story una de las mejores películas realizadas. Pero el público en el United Palace el...
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“Not a typical office building”

“No es un típico edificio de oficinas”

“No es un típico edificio de oficinas”

Trouble is brewing on both sides of the Hudson.A towering structure proposed by LG Electronics is getting a lot of push back from elected officials...
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Celebrating Dr. Seuss Day
Celebrando el Día del Dr. Seuss

Theodor Seuss Geisel, más conocido por su seudónimo de Dr. Seuss, fue un escritor, dibujante y poeta extraordinario. Nacido...
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I Love the Bronx: Speak Up
Amo el Bronx: Speak Up

The Bronx Coalition of Parks and Green Spaces (BCPGS) held its 20th Annual Bronx Parks Speak Up conference on Sat., Feb. 22nd.
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Over 32,000 New Yorkers Choose MetroPlus Health Plan

Más de 32,000 neoyorquinos eligen plan de salud MetroPlus

Más de 32,000 neoyorquinos eligen plan de salud MetroPlus

Una de las opciones más populares del mercado entre los residentes de Nueva York atrayendo el 25% de los compradores de la ciudad.
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Talking the Bronx 02.26.13
Hablando del Bronx 02.26.13

El Jardín Botánico de Nueva York le invita a embarcarse en un viaje fotográfico a través de Escocia, con la obra de Allan Pollok-Morris...
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The eternal summer (in a bowl)
El eterno verano (en un tazón)

The forecast is calling for another snow storm. It always is these days. More snow, slush, and ice. You’re likely to...
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Finding Spanish and English Words That Are Closely Related

Encontrando palabras estrechamente relacionadas

Encontrando palabras estrechamente relacionadas

El idioma inglés puede parecer muy extraño a los estudiantes de hogares primordialmente de habla hispana. No es fonético. Sus...
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I Love the Bronx: The Polar Bears

Amo el Bronx: Los osos polares

Amo el Bronx: Los osos polares

Since I set out to discover the Bronx several years ago, there has never been a dull moment. This past Valentine Day's weekend was no exception.
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When a home run means “GOAL!”

It might be one of the oddest match-ups in sports yet. Two franchises are teaming up to bring another kind of ball game to the borough more known for its Bombers' version of baseball than any other sport. The New York Yankees and Manchester City, a soccer team in the English Premier League...

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At ninety-two, a new lease
Una nueva oportunidad de vida

En diciembre pasado, María, una residente del Bronx de 92 años de edad, no estaba segura de cuánto tiempo viviría. La adulta mayor, nacida en la...
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From the Bronx to Albany
Del Bronx a Albany

The Bronx Youth Empowerment Program (YEP) attended the 43rd Annual NYS Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislative Caucus held...
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Telling her story
Contando su historia

La Liga de Broadway Viva Broadway y el United Palace de Artes Culturales en Washington Heights son anfitriones de una conversación con Rita Moreno...
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The King of Bills
El rey de los carteles

Before the blue bird, there was Buddy. Chances are that news of the last concert or club party you went to reached you via Twitter or Facebook - or even...
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Wave Hill Events
Eventos Wave Hill

A pesar de las tormentas de nieve, podemos ver un lado más amable de la madre naturaleza aquí en los jardines, incluso desde nuestra posición por...
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The eternal summer (in a bowl)

The forecast is calling for another snow storm. It always is these days. More snow, slush, and ice. You’re likely to ruin another pair of boots or pants, or both. The trains will be late, and the buses packed. Why not give up now, pick up your favorite bobsled and make your way to...

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Prevent Cardiovascular Disease
Prevenga las enfermedades cardiovasculares

Las enfermedades cardíacas son la primera causa de muerte en Estados Unidos y en gran parte son evitables. La Asociación Americana ...
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Talking the Bronx 02.19.14
Hablando del Bronx 02.19.14

On Sun., Mar. 16th, Lehman Center will present Moscow Festival Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty. Considered the finest achievement of the classical ballet...
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A Dialogue with Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day, as much as I'd like to yield to your seductions, I just don't measure up to your economic standard of love. It would be nice – a romantic evening, sweetened by the taste of candy, the scent of flowers...

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Animated and funky

It’s time to get your funk on. More than 60 animation cels of black animation cartoons from the private collection of Bronx native Pamela Thomas and her...
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