Tag Archives: Green

MulchFest rakes it in

New Yorkers celebrated the 19th Annual MulchFest by recycling nearly 30,000 Christmas trees at over 80 locations across the city. NYC Parks, the Department of Sanitation, GreeNYC, and numerous community organizations, provides New Yorkers with the opportunity to mulch their Christmas trees into wood chips that...

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I Love the Bronx: Winning Volunteers
Amo el Bronx: Voluntarios ganadores

El jueves 15 de mayo, como parte de los eventos de la Semana del Bronx que celebran lo mejor del condado, la Coalición de Voluntarios del Bronx...
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Calling for community schools
Llamado por escuelas comunitarias

Los estudiantes del Distrito 9 quieren crecer. El viernes 9 de mayo, el nuevo Comité de Padres en acción New Settlement (NSPAC por sus siglas en inglés)...
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I Love the Bronx: Gupta Power
Yo amo el Bronx: El poder de Gupta

Bronx resident Mike Gupta is this year’s recipient of Con Edison highest honor – the Living Our Values award. The annual award is presented...
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Wave Hill Events 04.23.14

Wave Hill’s T. H. Everett Alpine House is home to diminutive — but tough — rock garden plants, perfectly suited to life atop wind-swept mountains.
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Talking the Bronx 03.12.14
Hablando del Bronx 03.12.14

Wave Hill Garden invites you to create your own tabletop landscape with Assistant Director of Public Programs Laurel Rimmer on Sat., Mar. 15th.
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I Love the Bronx: Catalyst
Amo el Bronx: Catalizador

El lunes 10 de marzo, el programa catalizador de Partnerships for Parks realizó un taller titulado "Diálogos catalizadores: comunidades construyendo...
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A Mighty Machine
Una máquina poderosa

Why a simple click you can help students from the South Bronx continue their mission of providing sustainable solutions to combat food insecurity.
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“Not a typical office building”

“No es un típico edificio de oficinas”

“No es un típico edificio de oficinas”

Trouble is brewing on both sides of the Hudson.A towering structure proposed by LG Electronics is getting a lot of push back from elected officials...
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I Love the Bronx: Speak Up
Amo el Bronx: Speak Up

The Bronx Coalition of Parks and Green Spaces (BCPGS) held its 20th Annual Bronx Parks Speak Up conference on Sat., Feb. 22nd.
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Talking the Bronx 02.26.13
Hablando del Bronx 02.26.13

El Jardín Botánico de Nueva York le invita a embarcarse en un viaje fotográfico a través de Escocia, con la obra de Allan Pollok-Morris...
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Drink up
¡A beber!

It's pretty easy for most of us to remember to drink lots of water in hot weather. In the winter? Not so much. But just because it's cold outside doesn't...
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I Love the Bronx: Winter Walk
Amo el Bronx: Caminata invernal

Mientras que tendemos a asociar las visitas a Orchard Beach con el verano, caminar por el sendero natural Kazimiroff en la isla...In-English

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No Garbage Collection or Street Cleaning on New Year’s Day

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) reminds all residents that in observance of New Year’s Day, there will be no garbage, recycling or organics collection, or street cleaning on Wednesday, January 1, 2014. Residents who normally receive Wednesday garbage and organics collection should...

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I Love the Bronx: A Winter Wonderland

Amo el Bronx: Una maravilla invernal

Amo el Bronx: Una maravilla invernal

Curada por Lucy Aponte y Laura Álvarez, la exposición de arte "Whimsical Winter Wonder" se encuentra actualmente en exhibición en el Centro...
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I Love the Bronx – Conference of Conscience

Amo el Bronx – Conferencia de Conciencia

Amo el Bronx – Conferencia de Conciencia

On Sat., Nov. 16th, Partnerships for Parks (PFP) held its annual conference and awards ceremony at New York University Law School.
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In hot water
En aguas calientes

On the roof of Saint Mary’s Recreation Center at 450 Saint Ann’s Avenue are rows and rows of glass tubes, glinting in the sun. They serve a dual purpose...
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I Love the Bronx – Planting in the Fall

I enjoy sharing my Bronx experiences with you, but it would be selfish if I didn’t let you know about some upcoming events. Consider taking some time so that you, your family, and friends can volunteer. On Sat., Nov.16th, the Bronx River Alliance will be planting over 1000 trees at Shoelace Park.

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I Love the Bronx – Trees and Laughs
Amo el Bronx – Árboles y risas

Desde hace varias semanas, New York Restoration Project (NYRP) ha estado regalando árboles. NYRP es una organización sin fines de lucro fundada...
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I Love the Bronx- In Alliance
Amo el Bronx – En Alianza

Fue un mes muy ocupado y exitoso para la Alianza del Río Bronx. Y hay mucho más por venir. El jueves 19 de septiembre, el Upstream Soiree, el evento de beneficencia...
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Heights Community Farmers’ Market Will Remain Open Through Mid-November

The BronxWorks Heights Community Farmers’ Market will remain open each Thursday until November 15th, announced Kimberley Wong, the organization’s nutrition program specialist. The market, located across the street from Bronx Community College and the Francis Martin...

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The Clean-up Brew
El equipo de limpieza

Este Bud fue para el Bronx. Budweiser recientemente tuvo un tipo de flujo diferente – uno que tenia todo que ver con promover las delicias...
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Voting to spend

The people of East Harlem have spoken. And they want a solar-powered greenhouse. Last Monday, about 100 people gathered at the Johnson Community Center at Lexington and 113th Street to celebrate...

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Style? In the can
¿Estilo? En la lata

will.i.am's fondness for humps (see the song "My Humps”), pumping ("Pump it") and finding love ("Where is the Love?") is well-documented.
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I Love the Bronx: Bioswales
Amo el Bronx: Bioswales

¿Te has preguntado lo que sucede con las aguas residuales una vez que tiras la llave del retrete, te bañas, te cepillas los dientes o lavas la ropa? ¡Yo tampoco! No somos los únicos que no damos una reflexión a este importante tema... In-English

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I Love the Bronx: G.Y.M.
Amo el Bronx: G.Y.M.

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of meeting Joseph L. Ziegler at the Bronx River Alliance’s Winter Assembly. He was asked to share his story about...
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An Open Eco-House
Casa abierta, a lo verde

Community Environmental Center (CEC), a Queens-based not-for-profit that brings energy efficiency to New York’s residential buildings...
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Black gold and green thumbs
Oro negro y Planetarios

Aunque el evento se trataba de verde, el lunes, 22 de abril, el Jardín Botánico de Nueva York celebro el Día de la Tierra con el color negro.
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I Love the Bronx: G.I.V.E. at Starlight Park

Yo amo el Bronx: G.I.V.E. en el Parque Starlight

Yo amo el Bronx: G.I.V.E. en el Parque Starlight

I’ve written about Starlight Park several times and still hear many of the same questions. Among them are: “Where is this park located?”... En-espanol

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Wave Hill Events

In early April, Wave Hill still has the full-on vistas west to the Hudson and Palisades, offset by carpets and carpets of Glory-of-the-snow, crocus and other ephemerals spreading at visitors’ feet. But by late April story shifts up to the trees, by then blossoming...

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WAVE HILL EVENTS

Wave Hill is all about connecting people with nature, so residents are invited to join its “Drawn to Nature” weekend. Centered around the spring exhibition in Glyndor Gallery—drawings by seven contemporary artists—it invites all to get inspired by the early spring landscape. And it’s a Target...

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Talking the Bronx 03.13.13

On Sat., Mar. 16th and on Sun., Mar. 17th, La Finca Del Sur/South Bronx Farmers will host their “Waking up the Farm!”
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Reason to Cheer
Razones para alegrarse

El Bronx está a punto de experimentar una especie de renacimiento, con la incorporación de negocios emergentes y los signos de un crecimiento positivo de bienes raíces...
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Innovation and Incentive
Innovación e Incentivos

Technology buffs take note: The Governor wants you. To stay. In one of many presentations of his State of the State address delivered in person...
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Talking the Bronx 02.20.13

Van Cortlandt Park invites those interested in developing useful skills, making a significant contribution to the future of Van Cortlandt Park and the Bronx community to join its “Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Spring 2013 Trail Restoration Crew”...

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Wave Hill Events

A 28-acre public garden and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, Wave Hill’s mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscape, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections...

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