Tag Archives: Community

Drop the bags, head for a hike
Suelte las bolsas, diríjase a una caminata

The Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) is encouraging all residents to freely enjoy state parks on Black Friday...
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The Future of Foster
El futuro del cuidado temporal

Hack to help. New York City will host its first hackathon event designed to support more than 9,000 youth currently in foster care...
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Comeback, catharsis, continuance
Contestacion, catarsis, continuación

It was supposed to be a celebration. There were friends, flan and champagne. But by 10 p.m. on Election Night, the mood shifted. Friends said...
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“I’m proud of the mom I am”
“Estoy orgullosa de la mamá que soy”

Si bien las mujeres jóvenes en cuidado temporal a menudo luchan por sentirse cómodas con su falta de un hogar permanente, las residentes...
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Building to Burial
Enterados en el Entierro

Amistad, secretos y perdón, estos son algunos de los temas explorados en A Burial Place, la más reciente propuesta del dramaturgo...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.16.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.16.16

First Fridays at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum present the MetropoliTones. The all-female a cappella group was founded in 2001 and is based ...
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Student Union
Organización estudiantil

Se están movilizando. El grupo formado el año pasado para evitar un recorte de $485 millones de dólares en fondos estatales a la City University...
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Trump Triumphs
Triunfo de Trump

In the end, they were with him. The most unpredictable presidential campaign in U.S. history proved just as surprising on Election Day, as Republican...
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A Royal Retirement
Un retiro real

They have crowning achievements to share and tales to tell – and now they will have their Palace too. On Wed., Nov. 2, shovels went into the ground...
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Stewards at the Square
Joya de patio

Call them the keepers of the Quad. Bronx Community College (BCC) administrators and students recently gathered to unveil the newly...
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Bill signs the Ban
Mandato Municipal

Stating that he wants to “break the cycle” of wage discrimination affecting women and people of color, Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed...
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The Pride Personnel
El Personal de Orgullo

“El dar de vuelta no comienza mañana, o en algunos años”, dijo Sone Keith. “Comienza ahora mismo”. El estudiante de escuela superior...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.09.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.09.16

On Sun., Nov. 13th at 6:00 p.m., The Royal Winnipeg Ballet is performing its rendition of Dracula at the Lehman Center for the first time...
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Deal in a Diversity Officer
Necesitamos un director de diversidad

El acceso de un estudiante a una educación de calidad nunca debe estar determinado por su código postal, pero desafortunadamente eso...
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On the run
En la carrera

NYC 2016 Marathon participant, Laura Betros, was all smiles as she ran to raise more than $4,000 for Astor Services for Children and...
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A Cabbie Conference‎
Un turno para los taxistas

La TLC mostraba algo de TLC. El 31 de octubre, la Comisión de Taxis y Limosinas de la ciudad (TLC por sus siglas en inglés) se asoció...
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Voter Assistance
Asistencia para el votante

You are not alone. So say city and state officials, who are offering assistance to voters who encounter issues at the polls this Election Day...
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Up(town) in Arms
El Alto en Armas

They’re in the Army now. A group of new military recruits received a special honor, as U.S. Army Secretary Eric Fanning visited an uptown...
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Stiffed by the city?
¿Entumecidas por la ciudad?

Es un cuento de escala, y la ciudad está siendo acusada de fracasar en su empresa con los negocios propiedad de mujeres y minorías...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.02.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.02.16

Drop by the Sedgwick Library on Wed., Nov. 9th at 11:00 a.m. to develop your resume. Guests will be assigned a librarian to assist those in...
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Heat funding for families
Ayuda con gastos de energía

Get help with the heat. The Administration for Children and Families has released $325,060,769 in funding to help low-income families in...
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School Suspensions Down, but Disparities Persist
Las disparidades persisten en las suspensiones

School suspensions in New York City fell last year, but the latest data shows that African-American children still are much more likely...
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Consumer Tips for Open Enrollment
Consejos al Consumidor

Open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act begins November 1, 2016 and lasts until January 31st 2017. If you want your coverage to...
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Keepers at the House
Guardianes en la Casa

Estos invitados de la casa vinieron preparados. Un par de autoridades educativas locales recientemente representaron a la Gran Manzana...
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In the dark on infill
En la oscuridad sobre el cambio de uso

They see nothing, hear nothing, and know nothing. Public housing residents are insisting that Mayor Bill de Blasio is keeping them silenced...
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Biking the Bronx
Ciclo de éxito

A record 7,000 bike riders from across the city participated in the 22nd Annual Tour de Bronx, held on Sun., Oct. 23...
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New Service Guide
Nueva guía de Servicio

Este club tiene una guía para compartir. El City Club de Mujeres de Nueva York (WCC por sus siglas en inglés) ha dado a conocer una edición...
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A form served with substance
Un formulario servido con sustancia

This food drive offered more than grub. Earlier this month, street food vendor Fauzia Abdur-Rahman was at her usual station on the Grand...
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Seeking Artists for the LGBT Memorial
Se buscan artistas

The Commission is on a mission. The New York State LGBT Memorial Commission has begun its search for the artists who will design and...
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“A very different approach”
“Un acercamiento bien diferente”

Aunque el número de personas sin hogar en la ciudad de Nueva York ha alcanzado uno de sus niveles más altos desde la Gran Depresión...
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Making the Grade
Educadores excelentes

Big is in, again. The Fifth Annual Big Apple Awards, which recognize outstanding educators and teachers who enrich their school communities...
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License List
Lista de licencias

Entre en la lista. El Departamento de Asuntos del Consumidor (DCA por sus siglas en inglés) está creando una nueva lista de espera para...
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Continuum of Care
Atención al inmediato

Las 24 horas a un botón de distancia. Los neoyorquinos pueden ahora obtener asistencia gratuita de salud mental las 24 horas del día...
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Princes at the Palace
Los príncipes en el Palace‎

Lin se va. La Miranda-manía estuvo en su apogeo en el United Palace el pasado lunes 17 de octubre. La famosa estrella de Hamilton caminó por...
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The Geek Gang
La banda geek

Esta escuadra callejera tenía un juego. La feria se extendió sobre Union Square el jueves 13 de octubre, y ofreció más que comida...
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Wise at SAGE
Sabiduria en SAGE

For Marie Spivey, her recent travels have proven a sage decision. The Bronx senior has been a client at the center on East 188th Street...
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