Politics/government

“We are out of time”
“Nos hemos quedado sin tiempo”

"La crisis humanitaria está aquí". Hablando en la apertura de la Cumbre de la Diáspora de Puerto Rico/puertorriqueños...
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Efforts for Ecuador
Esfuerzos por Ecuador

When a 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador on April 16, leaving more than 650 people dead and over 12,000 injured, rescuers from eight countries mobilized to help with relief efforts.
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Election Day Problems?
¿Problemas el día de las elecciones?

If you experienced a problem or barrier to voting in the April 19, 2016 Primary Election, please share your experience with...
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Fresh and clean
Fresco y limpio

Wipe the slate. In order to reduce unnecessary arrests for low-level summons warrants, and to provide those with open summons...
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On the line
Citizenship Now! alberga centro anual de llamadas

¡Que repique la ciudadanía! Jesús Huerta se sentó y esperó ansiosamente una llamada telefónica.
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Connecting to care
Conectando con el cuidado

Fue algo como un regreso a casa para Herminia. La vicealcaldesa de Salud y Servicios Humanos -y nativa del Bronx- Herminia Palacio...
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Mark of change
Señal de cambio

El reverendo aun esta en revolución. La Red de Acción Nacional (NAN por sus siglas en inglés), del reverendo Al Sharpton...
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Birthday for Boricua
Cumpleaños de Boricua

When Boricua Community Health Center opened in the Morrisania section of the Bronx last April, it brought much needed...
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Hamilton wins Pulitzer Prize

Hamilton gana el Premio Pulitzer

Hamilton gana el Premio Pulitzer

Tendrá que hacer un poco más de espacio en el manto. Hamilton, del gigante del hip-hop y Broadway Lin-Manuel Miranda...
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Safe schools for all
Escuelas seguras para todos

Education isn’t just for well-behaved students. Every child deserves the opportunity to learn. Though well intentioned...
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Ground control
Control de base

"Las soluciones son locales. La comunidad tiene las respuestas". Elizabeth Yeampierre, directora ejecutiva de UPROSE, una organización de justicia social...
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Stringer on the street
Stringer en la calle

Él quería hablar sobre burocracia, pero primero tenía que comer una rebanada. El contralor de la ciudad de Nueva York, Scott Stringer...
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Reform and record
Un llamado para cambio en interrogaciones

Raymond Santana lost seven years of his life in prison for a crime he didn't commit. He's now looking to ensure that other innocent people don't suffer the same fate.
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Sharing a new Seder
Compartiendo un nuevo Séder

Rompían fronteras mientras partían el pan. Más de 80 estudiantes judíos, católicos y musulmanes de escuela secundaria se...
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Bishop hits SoBRO
Bishop llega a SoBRO

Los dueños de negocios locales recibieron recientemente la oportunidad de trabajar directamente con el comisionado de Servicios para...
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CUNY Big Apple Job Fair

Step aside, teachers; this apple is for students. The 28th Annual Big Apple Job and Internship Fair, hosted by The City University...
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Voting Vitals
Esenciales del voto

New Yorkers vote today Tues., Apr. 19th for the Republican and Democratic nominees for president. There are 95 Republican delegates and 291 Democratic...
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Sanders speaks at NAN

Bernie Sanders knows his Reverends. Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders hit the Reverend Al Sharpton's National Action Network (NAN)...
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Clinton calls on NAN
Llamado de Clinton a la NAN

It is time that we stood up to systemic racism in all of its forms,” said Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, speaking at the 25th Annual Convention of the National Action Network (NAN) on April 13.

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To reduce homelessness, a revamped plan
Para reducir la falta de vivienda, un plan renovado

“I’m a little nervous.” Keisha Wood fought back tears as she explained how she was on the brink of homelessness after her husband...
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Filing for Free
Preparación gratuita de impuestos

The New York State Mobile Command Center will visit the Bronx to help eligible taxpayers file their tax returns for free...
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Striving to Thrive
Mejorando la salud mental

Se estima que uno de cada cinco neoyorquinos adultos experimenta un trastorno de salud mental en un año determinado.
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Reduce the rates
Un respiro

Mark down the MetroCard. With subway and bus fares rising every few years, transit advocates and low-income workers are...
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Mentoring onto manhood
Guiándolos hacia la adultez

Estos hombres estaban haciendo movimientos. Más de 300 estudiantes varones de escuelas preparatorias locales se...
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Focus on the Fellows
Enfoque en los becarios

Carlos Cuevas was at a crossroads. Working as a hedge fund manager after graduating from college, the Bronx native felt unfulfilled in his career.
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Berning in the Bronx
Bernie en el Bronx

They said they had never seen anything like it. Over 18,500 residents from across New York flocked to the South Bronx...
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A Cardinal’s Call
La petición de un cardenal

“We are working hard for you,” declared the Cardinal. Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan spoke on Thurs., Mar. 31st to farmworkers...
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Wage War Won
Triunfo de ley

It was a Major win. “Never before have so many workers in so many places won a common demand,” said Alvin Major.
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Wipe Out
Límpielo

‎The Office of Assemblymember Marcos Crespo, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC)...
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Force of the Fellows
La fuerza de las becas

El Imperio llama. Se está buscando a la próxima ola de políticos del estado de Nueva York para servir en Albany...
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Questions of Character
Cuestiones de personajes

Keith Albahe sabe que es un Guasón, pero no es una amenaza. Albahe pasa sus días como un personaje disfrazado en Times Square...
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Silver Alert: Mien Nguyen

A Silver Alert has been issued for Mien Nguyen, an 83-year-old Asian female from the area of University Avenue and West 167th Street in The Bronx. Description: 5'5" tall and 150lbs Last Seen: Approximately 10:00 PM on 4/2 near University Avenue and West 167th Street in The Bronx.

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State legislators seal budget deal

With a midnight deadline approaching, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced an agreement with legislative leaders on a state budget...
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The Minimum is Moral
El mínimo es moral

Every year, the top hedge fund managers make over a billion dollars each for betting on the stock market. New York has more hedge funds...
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Time Out on Trump
Tiempo fuera para Trump

Rabbi David Paskin knew he couldn’t stand for Donald Trump. So he walked out. For months, Paskin watched as the...
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Stringer: Red tape tying up business
Stringer: la burocracia inmoviliza los negocios

Antes de que puedan estar en los negros, se están ahogando en números rojos. Iniciativas empresariales y de...
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