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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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Talking the Bronx 01.20.16
Hablando del Bronx 01.20.16

Disfrute de la música de la Orquesta Filarmónica Báltica de Polonia en el Centro Lehman para las Artes Escénicas el domingo 14 de febrero a las 4 pm...
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Problem solving with paint
Sin problemas con las pinturas

Michael Mendel gets up early, grabs an old Nikon and heads outside. The Bronx artist walks the streets, haunts the waterfront and idles in the park...
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Teens in Queens
Adolescentes en Queens

La Sociedad de Conservación de la Fauna (WCS, por sus siglas en inglés) del Zoológico en Queens está aceptando solicitudes para su programa de...
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CAREY GABAY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
PROGRAMA DE BECAS CAREY GABAY

The State University of New York is now accepting applications for the Carey Gabay Scholarship Program. This scholarship was announced last year...
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Cheering the charter
Un nuevo curso

Mientras el gigante de la comunicación de banda ancha Charter Communications se prepara para seguir adelante con la adquisición de Time Warner Cable...
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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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Fitness Firm – and Fair
Póngase firme, a lo justo

Itching to make use of that FitBit gift? Committed to a new healthier lifestyle for 2016? You are not alone. January is the number one month for enrolling in health club memberships...
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A find, to keep in form
Un hallazgo para mantener forma

Be fit, for free.In order to keep more residents in good health and fine form, the city's Parks Department is expanding...
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Ruling Relief
En busca del alivio

Los nueve necesitaban moverse.Tal fue el mensaje de los inmigrantes y defensores que se reunieron el jueves 14 de enero, implorando al máximo tribunal del país...
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Catching up with Acacia
Poniéndonos al día con Acacia

Founded in 1969, Acacia Network, the country's largest Puerto Rican-founded organization, provides healthcare, housing, education and cultural services throughout the country...
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Hate attack on Muslim man denounced
Denuncian ataque de odio a hombre musulmán

Odio, vete a volar.Miembros de la comunidad y oficiales electos se reunieron el martes para denunciar el ataque del 15 de enero a un hombre musulmán afuera de...
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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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A regal rite
Un rito real

It's not every day that camels strut through city streets. But one day a year, on January 6, for the annual Three Kings Day Parade run by El Museo del Barrio...
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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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Because of Bowie
Por Bowie

The news of the death of artist David Bowie from cancer at the age of 69 shocked and saddened his legions of fans who recalled his work and his life...
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“Everyone has something to offer”
“Todos tienen algo que ofrecer”

Jane Hidalgo recuerda haberse sentido impotente. Después de una cirugía mayor en julio de 2014, enfrentó un largo período de recuperación. Usaba un cuello ortopédico y...
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Talking the Bronx 01.13.16
Talking the Bronx 01.13.16

Through hands-on artifact and photo investigation, archival footage and interviews with former crew members, learn about the history of one of America’s most...
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Urban League Scholars
Becarios Liga Urbana

Se invita a los estudiantes a aplicar para la beca Whitney M. Young, presentada por la Liga Urbana de Nueva York (NYUL por sus siglas en inglés)....
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Overhauling HASA
Reparando HASA

HASA needs to get its house in order.That was the message this past week from City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Human Resources Administration...
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Generation St. George
Generación St. George

Estos estudiosos van con el Santo.Una asociación única entre una escuela de medicina de las Indias Occidentales y el sistema NYC Salud + Hospitales‎ está ayudando a...
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Cuomo v. CUNY
Cuomo vs. CUNY

With Governor Andrew Cuomo slated to release his latest Executive Budget on January 13, community organizations, clergy and union members assembled on...
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Language lift
Impulso a los idiomas

Lectura y la aritmética, y ahora todo el día. Por primera vez, los padres de las escuelas públicas con dominio limitado del inglés tendrán acceso total a ayuda de...
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Power of the Pioneer
Poder Pionero

Much has been said about Hispanic youths in the United States, as Latinos ranks among the “youngest” groups in the nation. However, little has been said about...
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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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The Pay Pals
Los amigos del pago

Do it for Mario. Invoking the legacy of his father, who passed away a year ago, Governor Andrew Cuomo continued the push for a statewide minimum wage of...
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New Year, New You

Many people have very aggressive weight loss goals at the beginning of the year. Others want to shed the extra one or two pounds they put on during the holiday season...

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Setting the stage
Preparando el escenario

Long before the award-winning musical, they were bringing their own Hamiltons to Broadway.‎ For the past decade, low-income families have been provided...
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Forward for Flores
Flores avanza

La junta acaba de volverse más inteligente. La Dra. Zaire Z. Dinzey-Flores, una erudita de políticas de vivienda y diseño, planificación urbana y desigualdad comunitaria...
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Talking the Bronx 01.06.16
Hablando del Bronx 01.06.16

Enjoy a display of military music at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts on Sun., Jan. 17th at 4 p.m. The development of music in the Royal Marines is inextricably linked...
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Kindergarten Applications Due
Fecha límite para solicitudes al jardín de infantes

El proceso de solicitud de cupo en el jardín de infantes está oficialmente en marcha. Todos los estudiantes nacidos en 2011 que actualmente viven en...
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On the line
En la línea

As many families struggled to put a holiday meal on the dinner table, one local organization hopes to offer its assistance next season – or sooner.
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Novahlyn la Nueva

She was right on time. The first baby of 2016 born in the Bronx was officially announced as Novahlyn Caraballo, born at NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln at 12:22 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
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Bounty of a Billion
La recompensa de mil millones

Working families are winning big. Families received more than $1 billion in 2015 from the New York State Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), as was announced this week by...
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