Tag Archives: Community

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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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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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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Lin-Manuel Miranda: Person of the Year
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Persona del año

It was Busta that mattered. During Hamilton’s three-week run at the Public Theater earlier this year, creator Lin-Manuel Miranda knew where not to look.
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Stepping it up
Nueva luz en Lincoln

Esta pared tiene una historia que contar. Salud + Hospitales NYC/Lincoln y Salud + Hospitales NYC/TheFund, el brazo filantrópico del sistema público de salud de la ciudad...
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Arts Matter
Las artes importan

El poder del baile, la música, el teatro y las artes visuales puede impactar grandemente nuestros niños. Como maestra, yo vi esto de primera mano en el salón...
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“Tree-cycling” Your Tree
“Arbol-ciclando’ su árbol

The Department of Sanitation will begin its annual Christmas tree curbside collection program on Monday, January 4. The program will run through Friday, January 15, 2016...
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Get on Your Feet
Get On Your Feet

Gloria y el Miami Sound Machine estarían orgullosos. El estado ha anunciado que, a partir de 31 de diciembre, las solicitudes para el nuevo Programa de Condonación de Préstamos...
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Talking the Bronx 12.30.15
Hablando del Bronx 12.30.15

Visit the Bronx Museum of the Arts now through February 14th for “Transitions: New Photography from Bangladesh,” presented by the Bangladeshi American Creative. Featuring artists such as...
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Drop in at the Pop-Up
Una tienda de tarjeta

For a limited time, Bronx residents have another option when signing up for an IDNYC card. The city has opened a pop-up registration center at the Kingsbridge branch...
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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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Talking the Bronx 12.23.15
Talking the Bronx 12.23.15

Celebrate the five-year anniversary of “Bronx Stories” at the Bronx Museum of the Arts on Fri., Jan. 9th from 6 – 9 p.m. Bronx Stories is an evening of storytelling, poetry and music...
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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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I Love the Bronx: Live to GIVE
Amo el Bronx: Vivir para dar

De mi familia a la suya, ¡Feliz Navidad!‎ Cuando era más joven no podía esperar por las fiestas. Mi mamá ponía el árbol con todas sus luces y adornos justo...
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Your Voice, Your Vote
Su voz, su voto

The City University of New York has launched "Voice Your Choice 2016." The major voter registration initiative is aimed at registering thousands...
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Stories, spoken in strokes
Una ciudad dibujada

Back when people could still smoke in restaurants in New York City, Felipe Galindo noticed a woman sitting in a back booth with a lit cigarette.
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Valentine Ablaze
Valentine en llamas

The six-alarm fire occurred on Valentine Avenue. “I’ve never seen anything like this since I’ve been here,” said Francis Price as she gazed awestruck at the damage caused by...
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Hands to heal
Manos que curan

Lo tenían en la bolsa. Familias afectadas por los ataques del 11 de septiembre, primeros socorristas y otros voluntarios se unieron a miembros de Tuesday's Children para el día de servicio "Helping Heals"...
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I Love the Bronx: Stars of the Season
Amo el Bronx: Estrellas de la temporada

A pesar de las cálidas temperaturas, se siente como Navidad en nuestro condado. El Museo de Arte del Bronx acaba de celebrar su Mercado de Fiestas, que incluyó a 25 proveedores...
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