Tag Archives: culture

In the Case of Cake
En el caso del pastel

Una coalición nacional de organizaciones dice que un caso ante la Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos plantea un gran riesgo para los...
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Seabury Park reopens after renovation
Después de la renovación

Seabury Park has reopened following a complete overhaul. Located on Southern Boulevard near East 174th Street, Seabury Park is the first site...
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2018 National Scholarship Program
Programa nacional de becas 2018

The Dominican Day Parade, Inc. a nonprofit organization that seeks to promote and elevates the culture and folklore of the Dominican people...
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Heritage for the Holidays
Herencia en la historia

"Historia", es como Mercedes Molina describió la escena a su alrededor. La mujer de 67 años habló con evidente cariño por "La Marqueta"...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.29.17
Hablando del Bronx – 11.29.17

Witness the wintry landscape of the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) as it sets the scene for festive outdoor adventures on...
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Don’t Talk, Sit Still
No hables, siéntate tranquilo

Children of undocumented parents live in fear that their parents will be arrested. They are hypervigilant to their surroundings. They almost...
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¡Presente!

“You are not forgotten.” It was the latest word of tribute and affection offered by lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda to, by his own admission...
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“Great to give back”
“Es genial retribuir”

Será un Día de Acción de Gracias más feliz para miles de familias este año, cortesía de obsequio de pavos en el sur del Bronx. ArchCare at...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.22.17
Hablando del Bronx – 11.22.17

The Bronx Documentary Center will be hosting a screening and Q-and-A session of the film 500 Years on Mon., Dec. 4th at 7:00 p.m. In 500 Years...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.15.17
Hablando del Bronx – 11.15.17

The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) is celebrating the 26th anniversary of its Holiday Train Show. From Wed., Nov. 22nd – Mon., Jan. 15th, the...
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LGBTQ Survey
Encuesta LGBTQ

Tómese su tiempo y participe. La Oficina del presidente del condado, Rubén Díaz Jr., está nuevamente pidiendo a los residentes que...
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Card Comeback
Multas Liberadas

Están haciendo borrón y cuenta nueva. Los tres sistemas bibliotecarios de la ciudad han anunciado un programa de perdón de multas que...
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Talking the Bronx – 10.25.17
Hablando del Bronx – 10.25.17

Carnegie Hall comes to the Bronx Museum of the Arts for a special performance by Plena Libre on Fri., Nov. 3rd from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m...
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Berklee scholarship for Dominican musician
Beca Berklee para músico dominicano

Berklee School of Music has announced another full music scholarship for a gifted instrumentalist who is Dominican-born or of Dominican descent...
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A Green Halloween
Una noche de brujas ecológica

La noche de brujas se remonta a rituales celtas de hace miles de años y durante mucho tiempo se ha asociado con imágenes de brujas...
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A hub of help
Un centro de ayuda

Uptown answered the call. With Puerto Rico suffering in the wake of Hurricane Maria and Mexico recovering from devastating earthquakes...
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Talking the Bronx – 10.11.17
Hablando del Bronx – 10.11.17

Visit the Sedgwick Library on Mon., Oct. 16th at 4:00 p.m. to see just how amazing insects can be. Guests will discover the characterization...
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Talking the Bronx – 10.04.17
Hablando del Bronx – 10.04.17

Dé vida a la jack-o-lantern de sus sueños en el Mall en Bay Plaza el sábado 21 de octubre de 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Los organizadores del programa...
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Senior Status
Misión de los Mayores

La trajeron de vuelta. Después de una interrupción de un año, la Conferencia para adultos mayores – una de las reuniones más grandes...
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Channel Champions
Campeones del canal

Even dogs have one. In a gathering outside Rockefeller Center this past Mon., Sept. 18th, community leaders, elected officials and television...
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Stock for the Stage
Pa’lante en Pregones

Este capital va a las cortinas. El Teatro Pregones ha recibido un gran impulso financiero para ayudar a su planeada expansión. El presidente...
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Roundtable of Resistance

First, the roundtable; then, the arrests. A host of local Congressmembers, led by Rep. Adriano Espaillat, convened for an immigration discussion...

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Talking the Bronx – 09.06.17
Hablando del Bronx – 09.06.17

Experience the Fall 2017 Arts and Crafts Fair at City Island on Sat., Sept. 9th and Sun., Sept 10th from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. This year’s Fall Arts and Crafts Fair...
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Badge of Parity
Distintivo de igualdad

“Be prepared.” The motto of the Girl Scouts, the youth organization founded in 1912, is simple enough. And when New York Congresswoman...
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The Throne Watchers
Los vigilantes del trono

Watching Game of Thrones will never be the same. Comedy stars Michael Díaz and Anthony Palmini created a new video that beautifully sends up...
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Talking the Bronx – 08.30.17
Hablando del Bronx – 08.30.17

Paddle through the afternoon with the Bronx River Alliance on Sat., Sept. 9th at 9:30 a.m. The group will make their way along the East Coast...
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Don’t pull plug on Televisión Dominicana, Public Advocate urges 
No desenchufen la Televisión Dominicana, pide la defensora pública

Una importante red de cable en español podría ser retirada de miles de suscriptores de la ciudad de Nueva York, y la defensora pública Letitia James...
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Talking the Bronx – 08.23.17
Hablando del Bronx – 08.23.17

Do you want to go to college? Are you having a hard time figuring out where to start preparing to apply? Get the help you need at the Sedgwick Library...
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Colors of Pride
Los colores del orgullo

“She deserves it.” Genesis Villella lauded her mother, fallen New York Police Officer Miosotis Familia, as she accepted the recognition granted...
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Talking the Bronx – 08.16.17
Hablando del Bronx – 08.16.17

The Bronx Museum of the Arts invites all for Family Night at Willis Avenue Community Garden on Sat., Aug. 26th from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. The event...
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Harmed by Hookah
Afectados por la hookah

There is a problem that is putting the health of my neighbors at risk – hookah. Many people in my community believe that hookah is...
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Going big in the borough
A lo grande en el condado

It was a fruit-ful Friday. A section of East 167th Street in the Bronx came alive late last month.  Music filled the air, a singer crooned out familiar...
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Carnaval on the Concourse
Carnaval en el Concourse

The avenue was again light with rhythm, color and pride. Thousands of residents lined the Grand Concourse this past Sun., Jul. 30th for the Annual...
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Beauty in the Baking
Homenaje en el Horneado

Era caramelo del destino. Cuando estaba en medio de llenar una orden de magdalenas, su ayudante volteó y preguntó: "¿Puedo ser tu espolvoreadora #1?"...
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A new rhythm in reel
Un nuevo ritmo

Hay más para explorar. Armando Guareno busca ampliar las nociones populares de los tipos de arte producidos y creados por quienes están en la diáspora dominicana...
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Tussle on the Turf
Pelea en el césped

Estaban pateando el balón en La Canchita. El Club de Fútbol de la Ciudad de Nueva York (NYCFC, por sus siglas en inglés) y el Consulado General de...
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