Tag Archives: Family

Board votes to freeze rent on stabilized apartments
Junta vota por congelar rentas en apartamentos estabilizados

For the second year in a row, the city’s Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) has voted to freeze rents on...
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Girl Grads: Leaning in, learning and leading
Las líderes se lanzan

She had triumphed – and yet, it was still a bittersweet day for Teresa Pantoja. The high school...
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Pop-up provides new perks
Pop-up provee nuevos beneficios

Seek out this Spring. To ease IDNYC enrollment for borough residents, the city is taking it to the bank...
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Summer Leisure and Learning
¡Llego el verano! Es hora de diversión y aprendizaje.

Summertime brings opportunities to cheer on friends at neighborhood baseball games, visit a local...
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Talking the Bronx 06.29.16
Hablando del Bronx 06.29.2016

Únase al presidente del condado del Bronx, Rubén Díaz Jr., y el senador estatal Jeff Klein...
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An RN Rally
Una manifestación de RN

"Con demasiada frecuencia, no son reconocidos por el trabajo que hacen", dijo la defensora pública...
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Wright at the Rail
Wright en el carril

No rest for the weary.In the closing stretch of a long primary campaign, the candidates canvassed the streets...
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Espaillat in the East
Espaillat en el este

Espaillat and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito greeted commuters at the corner of 116th Street and Lexington Avenue...
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“I lost Franky”
“Perdí a Franky”

Rest in peace. Over and over again - precisely 49 times - the phrase was uttered aloud in a somber memorial event held outside at the Bronx County Courthouse...
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On periods, a new parity
Atacando al tabú

When Councilmember Julissa Ferreras-Copeland began to press ahead on legislation associated with feminine hygiene products, some began to call her names...
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Going grand with Guerra
A lo grande con Guerra

They’re going Guerra for the march. The Dominican Day Parade has named Latin superstar musician and producer Juan Luis Guerra as the Grand Marshal of this year’s event...
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“A friend among friends”
“Un amigo entre amigos”

Raúl Russi primera hizo nota del agua. Mientras Russi se preparaba para recibir a los asistentes al desayuno del Fondo Conmemorativo Anual Julio Martínez...
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Summer Stock
Reserva de Verano

Juice boxes and journals. Picnic blankets and picture books. Taking a break during summer doesn’t mean hitting pause on learning. At recent...
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Change with Chacon
Cambio con Chacón

PEP serves as a forum for parents.

A new change agent for education has been named. Geneal Chacon has been appointed as the borough’s representative to the Panel for Educational Policy (PEP),...
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Pitching in at the Pantry
Día de Dar en la Despensa

Estos padres tomaron el almacén. Para comenzar el inicio del fin de semana de Los Padres, un grupo de padres locales trabajaron para devolverle a la comunidad.
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Talking the Bronx 06.22.2016
Hablando del Bronx 06.22.2016

Learn how to properly install your child’s car seat. Bronx Safety City is offering free car seat inspections Fri., Jun., 24th starting at 1:30 p.m...
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Meal Makers
Fabricantes de Comidas

The city’s Department of Education (DOE) is set to provide free breakfast and lunch to millions of children with its 2016 Summer Meals program...
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Counting on care
Un circulo de cuidado

Este Día del Padre será uno emotivo para Eddie Paige. Será la primera vez que Paige, residente del Bronx, celebre ser un padre de...
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Find the Freeze
Consiga lo congelado

A pesar de que el clima se está calentando, las autoridades municipales están llamando a una gran helada. La ciudad está haciendo un esfuerzo para...
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From broken to breaking through
Pavimentando un camino

Broken. It was how Emmanuel González described the young man he had been before. “I had no confidence when I came here,” he said.
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A senior moment
Un momento mayor

Delilah Barbosa había comenzado a empacar. Después de residir en el Bronx durante más de seis décadas, la residente de Williamsbridge estaba a...
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“No more children dying”
“No más niños muriendo”

Shanduke McPhatter has devoted several years of his life working to prevent gun violence. Yet he was not able to save his brother from becoming...
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“I’m not alone”‎
“No estoy sola”‎

Kenya German se sentía a gusto. Madre de un niño de cinco años de edad con retraso en el desarrollo, German dice que a menudo lucha con...
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Banking on books
Contar con libros

Se realizan más visitas a los tres sistemas de bibliotecas públicas de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York (NYPL por sus siglas en inglés) cada año que a...
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BCC Benefit honors Browder
Función benéfica del BCC honra a Browder

The major scholarship fundraising event for Bronx Community College (BCC) of The City University of New York (CUNY) returns on Wed., Jun. 8th...
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Taking down the “Dirty Dozen”
Bajar los humos a la “docena sucia”

Not on the city's dime. It seems that things are about to get very uncomfortable for some of the city’s worst landlords, who will soon face...
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Talking the Bronx 06.01.16
Hablando del Bronx 06.01.16

Visite la Galería de Arte Longwood en Hostos Community College a partir del miércoles 1° de junio para su más reciente exhibición “Material, Culture + Condition”...
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Faith as First Aid
Aclamando auxilios

This past Sunday, school was in session. During what was billed a “Weekend of Faith,” First Lady Chirlane McCray led a contingent of leaders from the De Blasio administration...
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Fiesta Fix
Arreglos de Fiesta

It’s been no Fiesta for these tenants. A group of residents from a Grand Concourse apartment building with hundreds of city violations...
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Health at Hutch
Salud en Hutch

Montefiore Medical Center’s Hutchinson campus hosted a Health Day fair on May 13. During the daylong event, which was part of the official 2016 Bronx Week calendar, local residents...
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Watching and Waiting
Mirando y esperando

Last month, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in U.S. v. Texas.The case, based on a lawsuit filed against the federal government by the State of Texas...
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Talking the Bronx – 05.25.16
Hablando del Bronx – 05.25.16

Get ready to boogie on the boulevard this Sun., May 29th from 12 – 4 p.m. Produced by the Bronx Museum of the Arts, NYC Department of Transportation...
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Top billing at breakfast
Desayuno dinámico

There were plaudits for school parents. On Thurs., May 19, Senator Jeff Klein hosted his annual Educational Leadership Breakfast, to honor...
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Lift for Labor
Empuje a la fuerza laboral

¿La primera orden del día de los trabajadores? Partir el pan. Funcionarios electos y representantes de los trabajadores organizados se reunieron en el Tercer...
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Bringing the noise to Barnabas
Llevar ruido a Barnabas

This gem was jamming. Music filled the sun-soaked scene at St. Barnabas Hospital’s Rehabilitation and Continued Care Center on Thurs., May. 12th as the St. Joseph School Band...
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Talking the Bronx – 05.18.16
Hablando del Bronx- 05.18.16

Explore los recovecos del antiguo sendero del Acueducto Croton el sábado 21 de mayo de 9 a.m. a 4 p.m. Vaya bajo tierra al túnel de ladrillo...
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