Public Safety

Playdate at Playland
Cita de juegos

El sábado 27 de junio, cerca de 300 pacientes pediátricos de cáncer del Hospital Infantil Montefiore disfrutaron de paseos, comida y fiestas durante un divertido día familiar en Rye Playland...
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Lease Freeze
Renta congelada

Just in time for summer, a frozen treat has arrived for over one million city residents. New York City's Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) has voted for a freeze on regulated rents....
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The Signs of Dementia
Las Señales de Demencia

Olvidar nombres, fechas y citas... extraviar objetos y no poder encontrarlos... experimentar cambios repentinos de personalidad y una incapacidad para tomar decisiones cotidianas...
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Free Summer Meals for All
Alimenta tu mente

Now through September 4, free, healthy summer meals will be available for all children 18 years or younger at more than 1,000 locations across the city...
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Milestones and music
Hitos y música

Mark S. is no stranger to hardships. Born in the Ukraine, he was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis as a young boy. He and his family would later move to Brooklyn. When he was 18, his father was sentenced to federal prison on fraud charges....
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Homework ahead
Tareas por delante

Aunque la escuela casi podría casi terminar para 1.1 millones de estudiantes de la ciudad, los administradores del Departamento de Educación (DOE por sus siglas en inglés) y la canciller Carmen Fariña, están preparándose para un verano ocupado...
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Sigh in the sky
Suspiro en el cielo

The skyline will not rise in the west. LG Electronics USA and environmental and local advocacy organizations, who had been locked in disagreement – and a legal battle – over the company’s new North American headquarters in New Jersey...
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Committed on cause
Comprometidos con la causa

Sobre 100 activistas del HIV/AIDS, líderes comunales y oficiales electos se reunieron en las afueras de la alcaldía este pasado jueves, 18 de junio para pedirle a la ciudad de Nueva York que asignara $10 millones...
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Talking the Bronx 06.25.14
Hablando el Bronx- 06.25.15

BRIO award winning dancer Alethea Pace and Director Macdara Vallely.

Únase a la Compañía de Opera del Bronx en la Capilla Woolworth en el Cementerio Woodlawn para un concierto gratis el domingo, 28 de junio a las 3:00 p.m....
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Weekend Bx5 Bus Service Extension Notice
Extensión de Servicio en el fin de semana del Bx5

Beginning September 6, 2015, MTA New York City Transit will extend weekend Bx5 bus service from Pelham Bay Park to the Bay Plaza Shopping Center. The extension on weekends will provide a "one-seat" ride for South Bronx customers...
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New LGBTQ Resource Guide
Nueva guía de recursos LGBTQ

City Comptroller Scott Stringer has released a new 2015 issue of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Guide of Services and Resources, which includes the launch of an accompanying website...
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Lighthouse looks to lead
Lighthouse busca dirigir

El distrito escolar 12 en el sur del Bronx ha reportado una baja en el índice de la graduación de cuatro años de sus alumnos de preparatoria, 54.1 por ciento en el grupo del 2014. Una escuela charter en la avenida Intervale....
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Pre-K Extension
Prórroga para Pre-K

En un esfuerzo para hacer más fácil para las familias el registro de sus hijos en los programas de pre-K, el Departamento de Educación (DOE) ha anunciado que se está abriendo una segunda ronda de solicitudes...
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El Bulevar de los Boricuas

Fue El Bulevar de los Boricuas este domingo, ya que cientos de miles se reunieron a lo largo de la Quinta avenida para el 58° Desfile anual del Día de Puerto...
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Mothers on the move
Madres en movimiento

She answered the phone to the worst imaginable news. When Juanita Morgan picked up the receiver, it was to hear that her son had died.
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Fatima goes Fresh
Fátima se vuelve Fresh

As announced this past Mon., Jun. 15th, Fatima A. Shama, born and raised in the Bronx, will become the new Executive Director of The Fresh Air Fund. "I am grateful for the opportunity to lead an organization that has had such a positive impact ...
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New support for prevention
Apoyo para prevención

El programa de salud escolar de Montefiore ha recibido una subvención de $3 millones de dólares para una nueva iniciativa de prevencion. El compromiso viene de la Fundación Jerome L. Greene, que se enfoca en las causas de la educación, las artes, la salud y la justicia social....
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Talking the Bronx 06.17.15
Hablando del Bronx 06.17.15

Join the Bronx Community Board 7 (CB7) and the Bronx Library Center on Fri., Jun. 19th for the First Annual Veteran’s Job and Career Fair to be held from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m...
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Silver Alert: Rafael Rosas

Notification issued 6/15/15 at 9:00 PM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regards to the disappearance of Rafael Rosas, a 66-year-old Hispanic male with Alzheimer's, from the area of University Avenue and Merriam Avenue in The Bronx. He is described as being 5'4" tall and 150lbs with black hair...

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If Rent Laws Expire, We Have Your Back

There is a sense of urgency being felt in every corner of New York City – from Washington Heights, to Corona; from the South Bronx, to Sunset Park. And we need to make sure this urgency is felt all the up in Albany. In just a few short days, the rent regulation laws that govern over one million...

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“We all have struggled”
“Todos hemos tenido problemas”

Era grande y amplia. La generación que se graduó en 2015 del Bronx Community College del City University de Nueva York, era simplemente enorme. "Esta es la clase más grande de graduación en la historia del BCC"...
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Playing field of procurement
En el campo de las adquisiciones

Shirley Lam’s last career lasted a quarter of a century. She expects her next one to last even longer. After arriving from China decades ago, Lam worked full-time as a housewife...
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Mind Matters
Asuntos Mentales

Camille Stanford ha tenido problemas con los problemas. Para la estudiante del Hostos Community College, equilibrar sus responsabilidades laborales, académicas y de la vida es simplemente un día normal...
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A Romance Rekindled
Un romance reavivado

Hubo amor en el aire. Casi medio siglo después de su cierre, el puente más antiguo de Nueva York ha reabierto oficialmente...
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Driver arrested in fatal hit-and-run

Conductor detenido por atropello y fuga fatal

Conductor detenido por atropello y fuga fatal

A Manhattan man has been arrested and charged in the February hit-and-run death of a 38-year-old Columbia University employee in Marble Hill...
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WAGE BOARD MEETING
AUDIENCIA PÚBLICA

The New York State Department of Labor gives notice that on Monday, June 15, 2015, the Wage Board will hold a public hearing to receive testimony about an increase in the minimum wage...
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Large lift for small business

Un gran impulso a los pequeños negocios

Un gran impulso a los pequeños negocios

Anastasia Ekue recibió una visita especial el pasado miércoles. La propietaria de la tienda de un dólar hizo una pausa...
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Hail, yes
¡Así, sí!

Condujo para recoger un pasajero en una esquina de Soundview y fue herido en el pecho con una bala. Era finales de los 60 y ser un taxista era un...
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Free Legal Clinic for Immigrant Workers
Clínica Legal Gratuita para Trabajadores Inmigrantes

MFY Legal Services will hold a free, walk-in legal clinic for immigrant workers on Wednesday, June 17th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Workers have rights, regardless of immigration status...
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The lost boy
Niño perdido

From the beginning, he was precious cargo. Christopher Duran arrived in the United States before he was of age – any age.
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Home, at last
En casa al fin

“I love it here.” Arnold Smalls was home. The 58-year-old had moved to the Creston Avenue Residence this past December. He had not come alone; his 4-year-old daughter Deleta joined him...
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Labor of Love
Obra de amor

"No teníamos todo lo que queríamos, pero sí todo lo que necesitábamos". Para Mario Cilento, presidente de la Federación Americana del Trabajo y el Congreso de Organizaciones Industriales ...
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Filing fair
Limar equitativamente

Van a lograrlo. En respuesta a los recientes informes preocupantes sobre las condiciones peligrosas dentro de la industria de los salones de uñas, el gobernador Andrew Cuomo...
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I Love the Bronx: BomBarBecue
Amo el Bronx: BomBarBecue

I love and support many Bronx-based programs. BombaYo lives on the top of that list, given how it preserves Puerto Rican history, culture and tradition. This past Sun., May 24th, the group held...
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No Garbage, Recycling, Organics Collection or Street Cleaning on Memorial Day

Monday, May 25, 2015: The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced today that in observance of Memorial Day, there will be no garbage, recycling or organics collection, or street cleaning on Monday, May 25, 2015.

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Riding high
Volando alto

Él sólo desearía haberlo hecho primero. "Sería millonario ahora", sonrió Evaristo Torres. Torres ha sido un conductor de Uber del Bronx durante...
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