Public Safety

Fend off Fraud
Defiéndase del fraude

Los ladrones de identidad utilizan cada vez más los dispositivos conocidos como "skimmers", los cuales se adhieren a los cajeros automáticos o...
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On the beat
Al ritmo

It’s medicine on the move. Planned Parenthood of New York has launched a Bronx campaign pushing HIV prevention for women...

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Linked in loss
Ligadas en el lamento

Sofia Russo endured another painful Mother’s Day this year. The memory of her young daughter’s death after being struck by a...
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Power to the Parents
Poder para los padres

Sofía Nivar tuvo brillo en el cerebro. "Hay tantas gemas en nuestra propia comunidad", dijo. "Y a veces ni siquiera lo sabemos".
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Blue Belles
Bellas de azul

During the monthly 42nd Precinct Community Council meeting on Thurs., Apr. 28th, New York Police Department (NYPD)...
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Demand in Denim
Demanda en mezclilla

“I am not invisible.” Gina Simo spoke firmly, adding, “It’s time for healing.” The teacher, a survivor of sexual abuse, came with friend Heidi to an April 27 rally at...
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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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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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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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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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Silver Alert: Jose Aguasvivas

Silver Alert issued 4/16/16 at 4:25 AM. The NYPD has issued a Silver Alert for the disappearance of Jose Aguasvivas, a 67-year-old Hispanic male from the Woodstock area of The Bronx, suffering from schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.

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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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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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TGIF for Equity
Proyecto de ley beneficia el tránsito en condados externos

Get 'em on track. State and city legislators are seeking to secure additional transit funding and greater infrastructure investment for...
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Stepping out with SUV
Dando paso con SUV

In response to the recent wave of gun violence, elected officials and advocates rallied at the Throggs Neck Houses this past Sat., Mar. 19th.
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Balance and Benefit
Balance y Beneficio

Blandir la tarjeta, desvanecer las cuotas. Las autoridades municipales tienen la esperanza de aliviar algo de la picadura de la temporada...
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Deploring deportation
Condenando la deportación

Pónganle un freno al ICE. Miembros de la Coalición de Inmigración de Nueva York (NYIC por sus siglas en inglés), del...
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“Doing nothing adds to the problem”
“No hacer nada suma al problema”

The Speaker was on a streak. Just one week after her State of the City address – and a day after holding a joint roundtable with Mayor Bill de Blasio...
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Zero Growth
Crecimiento Zero

The zeroes are adding up. The promotional campaign to raise awareness on traffic safety is expanding...
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The Speaker’s Speech
El discurso de la portavoz

Cerrar Rikers. Durante su discurso del estado de la ciudad la semana pasada, la portavoz Melissa Mark-Viverito reveló un amplio conjunto...
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State expands testing and action against Zika virus
El estado amplía las pruebas y la acción contra el virus Zika

El Departamento de Salud del estado de Nueva York (DOH por sus siglas en inglés) ha ampliado el programa gratuito de...
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Free Zika Virus Testing
Prueba gratuita del virus Zika

The New York State Department of Health (DOH) has announced it will offer advanced lab testing for individuals with...
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Silver Alert – Madeline Devonish

Silver Alert issued 2/2/16 at 4:45 AM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regards to the disappearance of Madeline Devonish, a 79-year-old black female with Alzheimer's disease, from the area of East 141st Street and Brook Avenue in The Bronx. She is described as being 5'6" and 120 lbs, with black hair and brown eyes.

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Snowstorm Tips and Awareness

Due to the anticipated arrival of winter storm Jonas this Saturday, the New York City area needs to stay informed and be ready for possible high winds, snow accumulations, and...

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Flaw in the fun
Daño en la diversión

Zachary Miller thought he was being a good dad. When shopping with his seven-year-old daughter, Zahirah, a Dora the Explorer backpack caught the child's eye...
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Turning to texts
Activando con texto

Envíelo por mensaje de texto. Por primera vez los legisladores de la ciudad están considerando la implementación de un sistema que permita...
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Forum at the Fort
Foro en el Fuerte

It was the face-off at Fort Washington. The Democratic candidates vying for New York’s 13th Congressional District seat (NY-13) gathered at...
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Mandate for Montefiore
Mandato para Montefiore

Se negaron a permanecer en silencio, en oposición al silencio de los demás. Los miembros de la comunidad coreana, acompañados por el senador estatal...
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Silver Alert: Manuel Davilla

Silver Alert issued 1/6/2016 at 5:15 PM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regard to the disappearance of Manuel Davilla, an 84-year-old Hispanic male who suffers from dementia, from the area of Bronx River Parkway and East 174th Street in The Bronx. He is described as being 5'5" tall and 150lbs with short white hair and brown eyes.

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Missing Moreno
Extranando a Moreno

Judith López recibió el tipo de noticias que ninguna madre quiere oír jamás. El 14 de noviembre, su hijo Anthony A. Ureña, de 23 años, salió de su casa del Upper West Side hacia un club en Inwood...
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Attack leaves manager dead
Ataque deja a gerente muerto

Un gerente nocturno en un McDonald’s en la sección de Kingsbridge en el Bronx fue apuñalado hasta morir afuera del restaurante en las primeras horas de la mañana...
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“I didn’t want it to be this way”
Missing student found dead

Judith López received the kind of news that no mother ever wants to hear. On November 14, her son, Anthony A. Ureña, 23, left his Upper West Side home for a club in Inwood. He never returned. That wasn’t like him. He was a Lehman College student with aspirations of becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He loved his white pit bull Sampson so much that...

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Predators in public
Depredadores en público

Rafael González recently became a foster parent.He is facing concerns, however, beyond questions on how to best establish curfews or how to find the right after school activities...
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Aim for the money
Apuntar al dinero

Con tragedia tras tragedia tras tragedia, uno pensaría que el Congreso finalmente actuaría sobre el control de armas. Pero demasiados funcionarios electos han vendido...
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Pardon Power
El poder del perdón

‎Un regalo especial de fiestas llegó temprano para algunos, ya que el gobernador Andrew Cuomo anunció que extenderá los indultos a los residentes...
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