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HOLIDAY TOY, COAT AND SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE
COLECTA NAVIDEÑA DE JUGUETES, ABRIGOS Y ARTÍCULOS ESCOLARES

A statewide toy, coat and school supplies holiday giving drive to benefit families in need throughout New York...
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Silver found guilty on all counts
Silver declarado culpable de todos los cargos

Sheldon Silver, ex-presidente de la Asamblea del estado de Nueva York, fue declarado culpable el 30 de noviembre...
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Take the Test
Realice la prueba

In honor of World AIDS Day, NYC Health + Hospitals reminds New Yorkers to prioritize their health by getting an HIV test....
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Fitness on the Fly

While flying home for the holidays might lead to joy, the trip itself will likely be anything but. After the long lines and hours of sitting...

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G.R.I.O.T. and Greens

They served warm plates – and a jam as well. The New York City Mission Society opened the doors of its Minisink Townhouse headquarters this past Tues., Nov. 17th to serve over 200 guests a full Thanksgiving meal sponsored by Whole Foods and Vita Coco.

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From Union to University
De Union a la universidad

Municipal Credit Union (MCU) is currently accepting applications for the 2016 Scholarship Program. MCU will award $66,000...
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Annual Holiday Concert

BCS is the chorus-in-residence at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Lift your voice. Join The Bronx Concert Singers (BCS) and Music Director Robert René Galván on Sun., Dec. 13th at 4:30 p.m. for the 34th Annual Holiday...

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Rezoning rejected
Rechazan Rezonificación

“Una talla no le sirve a todo el mundo”. Estas fueron las palabras del presidente del condado del Bronx, Rubén Díaz, Jr....
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Talking the Bronx 11.25.15

A Christmas “parranda” is a traditional Puerto Rican gathering of friends or family visiting a home and bringing lively music...
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Guilt-Free Holiday Eating
Cómo comer sin culpas en las fiestas

Ahora luego de haber sobrevivido la festividad de Acción de Gracias en familia y con amigos, muchos de nosotros...
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Stop on the stoning
Freno al engaño

Francisco Moya salió de su hogar en Queens un día y se dio cuenta de dos autos estacionados en su calle, ambos sin tablillas.
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Right on the raise
Arriba con el aumento

Raise 'em up. The good government group Citizens Union has announced its support for salary increases...
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Fowl Territory
Territorio de aves

Acción de Gracias es la comida más grande que muchos cocineros preparan cada año. Su pieza central -el pavo- es el plato más grande...
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Filling in the void
Llenar el vacío

German Rosa has always been interested in photography, and he longed to take pictures of New York City.However, he didn’t own a camera.He’d also spent...
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“We have to salute them”
“Tenemos que rendirles homenaje”

"Me volví un hombre". Gus Martínez tenía 18 años cuando fue reclutado por la infantería y fue enviado a combatir en la guerra de Corea. Las experiencias fueron duraderas.
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Hike hits home
Aumento en casa

Exercising executive authority, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on November 10 that he would raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour for all state government...
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On the Run
En la carrera

Cerca de 3,000 aficionados al béisbol, corredores, marchistas y sobrevivientes del cáncer y sus familiares y amigos participaron en Séptima Carrera Anual Runyon...
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I Love the Bronx: Very Virginia
Amo el Bronx: Corazón en Virginia

I've spent the last week visiting family in Ponce, Puerto Rico.It is always a joy to be back on the island, a very different scene than New York's concrete jungle...
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Talking the Bronx 11.18.15

Experimente un taller de manualidades otoñales lleno de diversión en la Biblioteca gratuita Huntington el sábado 21 de noviembre...
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The Professor’s Prize
Premios para los maestros

It’s the teachers’ turn to stand out. Nominations for the Fourth Annual Big Apple Awards, which recognize teacher excellence, and are overseen by the Department...
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It’s Not About You. Protect Them.
No se trata de usted, protéjalos.

When you vaccinate against flu, you don't just protect yourself. You protect your family and everyone around you who is vulnerable...
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Heating Help
Ayuda para su Calefacción

Hogares que necesitan ayuda para pagar sus facturas de calefacción este invierno pueden ya comenzar a aplicar para asistencia al Programa de Asistencia de...
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Emergency Snow Laborers Needed
Se necesitan trabajadores de nieve de emergencia

Early registration has begun for emergency snow laborers for the upcoming snow season. Snow laborers are per diem workers who are called upon to remove snow and ice citywide...
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Countdown Capacity
Capacidad para Countdown

El senador Jeff Klein anunció $50,000 dólares en fondos estatales para el programa Countdown to Fitness en un almuerzo el pasado...
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Give something that means something
Dar algo que significa algo

Blood donations often decline from now to New Year’s Day when holiday festivities pull people away from their donation appointments. Despite the busy holiday season...
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Hip at home‎
Hip en nuestra casa

The holiday season is a time when familiar traditions come alive. Last year at the United Palace, seeds for a new holiday tradition were sown, by adding a modern...
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Kicking Cancer
Luchando contra el cáncer

One of the biggest and best surprises I had while undergoing chemotherapy was how physically active I was able to remain.
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Badges for the beasts
Insignias y bestias

Mil. Ese es el número de animales tratados por la Sociedad Americana para la Prevención de la Crueldad contra los Animales...
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Building blocks
Bloques de construcción

Michael Byrne pasó una década viviendo sin un techo sobre su cabeza. "Durante diez años viví en las calles", dijo el hombre de 51...
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A Tale of Trova
Atrévase con Trova

La Asociación Dominicana de Artistas Clásicos (ADCA, por sus siglas en inglés) estará auspiciando su segundo concierto de VI...
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Trouble at the Triangle
Problemas en el Triángulo

A coalition has been formed to help maintain the D’Auria Murphy Triangle. Bronx Community Board 6, local businesses and community...
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Homeowners and Renters Forum
Foro de propietarios e inquilinos

Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie and City Councilmember Andy King are hosting a “Homeowners and Renters Service Night”...
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Hoax or hit?

Ana Delgado didn’t eat solid foods for a whole month. Instead, she heeded the advice of a friend, who recommended specific weight loss products, that included powders and elixirs. “In a month, I consumed about $1,500 worth of powders,” recalled the Colombian immigrant...

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Beaming bright with Beacon
Rayo brillante en Beacon

Carlos Castillo was drawn to the light at an early age. He was 14 years old when he began to volunteer at his Beacon afterschool program. The programs are offered at school-based community centers that serve children, youths and adults...
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Seeking parity on the play
Buscando igualdad en el juego

Rafaela Vivaldo no está sorprendida de que su hijo siga fallando la prueba. No ha logrado aprobar el reporte de acondicionamiento físico estudiantil...
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A special species
Una especie especial

The size of an orange. That’s how large scientists believe the brain of a newly discovered species of an ancient human relative was. This past September, researchers announced that bones uncovered in a South African cave...
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