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Building sisterhood
Construyendo una hermandad

The women of TINGO: Grita Fuerte celebrated International Afro-Latina, Afro-Caribbean and the Diaspora Women’s Day this past Fri., Jul.25th with a gathering at Rio Penthouse Gallery that focused on reflection and revelation...
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“A day very dear to us”
“Un día muy querido por nosotros”

“La Gran Parada” tuvo una gran fiesta, ¿dónde más? En Grand Concourse. Y así apropiadamente, el desfile dominicano del Bronx celebró su aniversario...
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El Barrio, with extra bounce
El Barrio, con impulso extra

Saquen los refrigeradores. Este verano, el norte del condado tendrá una fiesta del barrio monstruosa. El Museo del Barrio y el Museo...

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Move to the Museum
Muévase al Museo

Tome una manta y únase a nosotros para una presentación gratis al aire libre de la película Felix. Producida en colaboración con el Festival de Cine Africano...
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I Love the Bronx: Puffins in Parkchester
Amo el Bronx: Frailecillos en Parkchester

In 1938, the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company purchased a 129-acre plot from the New York Catholic Protectory, an orphanage...
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Talking the Bronx 7.30.14
Hablando del Bronx 7.30.14

El jueves 14 de agosto, de 5:30 p.m. a 8:30 p.m., NYC Business Solutions será la sede de un taller de conceptos básicos de planificación de negocios.
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Point of pride
Sentido de orgullo

A quarter-century since its founding, the Bronx Dominican Day Parade Week will once again celebrate all things red, white and blue – al estilo Quisqueya...
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“Back to our roots”
“De vuelta a nuestras raíces”

Era hora de ¡Fiesta! Westchester Avenue was alive with the sound of music as Urban Health Plan (UHP) kicked off its Annual Fiesta de San Juan with a groovy day-long party that transported the South Bronx back to the heady era of disco...
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Talking the Bronx 07.23.14
Hablando del Bronx 07.23.14

El Festival de Salsa del Bronx se celebrará desde el sábado, 2 de agosto hasta el lunes, 25 de agosto. El Festival es una celebración anual de salsa...
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Strokes of fortune
Golpes de suerte

Michael Mendel’s life has been a series of reversals of fortune. But art has never let him down. Mendel, 80, paints nearly every day. The Bronx resident loves ...
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I Love the Bronx: The American Dream
Amo el Bronx: El sueño americano

For the past several Saturdays, members of the Bronx chapter of the social justice organization the National Action Network (NAN) have set up a table with petitions in front of 1450 East Avenue. The location was once the home of Loew’s American Theater (The American)...
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I Love the Bronx: In the hunt
Amo el Bronx: A la caza

La caza del tesoro había comenzado. El pasado sábado 12 de julio, la oficina del presidente del condado del Bronx, el Consejo de Turismo del Bronx y la Corporación general de Desarrollo Económico del Bronx, se unieron...
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Talking the Bronx 7.16.14
Hablando del Bronx 7.16.14

On Wed., Jul. 30th, master kora player Salieu Suso and his nephew Malang Jobarteh will perform at Wave Hill. Their performance will be part of Wave Hill’s Sunset Music series. The kora is a 21-string African harp played by the traditional storytellers of West Africa...
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I Love the Bronx: Boone Room
Amo el Bronx: Boone Room

Though most might think it simply as a genre of music, hip hop is a culture and a way of life. Born in the Bronx, it has touched people all around the globe, with elements that include music, deejaying, dance and art....
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From service to master works
Porteros y pintores

Edwin Sánchez estaba de pie, orgulloso, mientras cerca de él los asistentes contemplaban con admiración sus pinturas. Con una amplia sonrisa...
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SummerStage Kids Returns
Regresa SummerStage Kids

El jueves 10 de junio, la Fundación de Parques de la ciudad anunció el lanzamiento de SummerStage Kids, el festival familiar interactivo que lleva más de ...
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Music to Our Ears
Música para nuestros oídos

La última vez que hablamos con Thalía nos compartió la noticia de su nuevo libro para niños, Chupie -The Binky That Returned Home, el cual fue publicado en octubre de 2013...
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Talking the Bronx 7.2.14
Hablando del Bronx 7.2.14

On Fri., Jul 11th, the Bronx Museum will host an outdoor screening of the film They Are We, produced in collaboration with the African Film Festival and Asho Productions. The production.. .
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Back to the future
Volver al futuro

Este verano, el Centro Documental del Bronx (BDC por sus siglas en inglés) regresa al pasado, a la década de 1960 con su ciclo de cine de verano, "A Decade of Change"....
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Banding together

Throughout his career, Grammy Award-winning Latin jazz flutist Dave Valentín has been well known for assisting fellow artists and generously supporting local organizations. It comes as little surprise...

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Talking the Bronx 6.24.14
Hablando del Bronx 6.24.14

On Sat., Jun. 28th, spoken word artist and poet Caridad De La Luz, known as “La Bruja,” celebrates the connection between mothers and daughters in poems ...
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Rooms with a view
Habitaciones con vista

Artist Christina Blaabjerg poses in front of the abstract architectural landscape she donated to St. Barnabas Hospital. Her painting, The View Towards the City, and a second painting, A Powerful Road...
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Tuned in
Afinados

Marísol and Daniel Mejía sat in the plush red velvet seats of the United Palace’s front row, listening to the fourth movement...
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Letting Kids Build
Dejar que los niños construyan

Es el primer evento de su tipo: Sculpture Crawl! El sábado 21 de junio, el taller de arte Scribble mostrará el trabajo de artistas jóvenes locales en Inwood Hill Park y el museo Dyckman Farmhouse...
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Talking the Bronx 6.18.14
Hablando del Bronx 6.18.14

A benefit concert for the Grammy Award-winning Latin jazz flutist Dave Valentín will be presented in the Main Theater at the Hostos Center for the Arts and Culture on Tues., Jul. 1st at 7:30 p.m.
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Talking the Bronx 6.11.14
Hablando del Bronx 6.11.14

El sábado 21 de junio, únase a la comunidad cristiana del Bronx, la iniciativa VIH/SIDA basada en la fe del Concejo de la ciudad de Nueva York y la Comisión de Liderazgo Negro Nacional...
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Shining bright
Brillo radiante

The walls were shaking. As a series of performers took turns singing and dancing onstage at the ‪Lovinger Theatre on the campus of Lehman College in the Bronx...
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Wave Hill Events
Eventos Wave Hill

Go on a grand scavenger hunt, as Wave Hill’s illustrious resident Mark Twain did on his world comedic tour. Gather “passport” stamps from...
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Talking the Bronx 6.04.14
Hablando del Bronx 6.04.14

La Asociación de Comerciantes del Este de la Calle 233 y White Plains Road anunció su “Primera Venta Anual de Acera” a celebrarse el sábado, 7 de junio, de 11:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m
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Cielo Latino shines

It was a heavenly time. Advocates joined together with fashion, business, community and health industry leaders this past Wed., May 14th at the 2014 Cielo Latino gala, the largest fundraiser for Latino/Hispanic AIDS initiatives in the U.S., at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.

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Looking for a sign
Buscando signo

En algún momento, todos los padres desean una guía, alguna indicación desde arriba que pueda ayudar a adivinar cómo manejar mejor a estos maravillosos monstruos que llamamos nuestros...
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Rhina la Reina

i hay realeza que encontrar en el Bronx, Rhina Valentín ciertamente califica para una tiara. Entre sus mayores logros, la distinguida carrera...
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Talking the Bronx 5.21.14
Hablando del Bronx 5.21.14

Start Small Think Big (Start Small) will host a workshop on Thurs., May 22nd from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. At this workshop, Start Smart will discuss...
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The Beat of Berns
Berns del Bronx

Burt Berns amaba la música, probablemente más que cualquier otra cosa. Creció en el Bronx en los años 1940 y 1950. Iba a la Tremont Terrace...
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Bringing arts closer to home
Acercando el arte a casa

A real estate management firm and arts education provider have teamed up to bring art closer to home for a group of Bronx children...
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Talking the Bronx 05.14.14
Hablando del Bronx 05.14.14

The We Are The Bronx (WATB) Fellowship is now recruiting mid to senior level Bronx non-profit leaders for a year-long professional development and networking program.
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