Tag Archives: Local

“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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Praising the “People’s Priest”
Alabando al “Sacerdote del Pueblo”

For more than 50 years, Bronx residents uttered his name with gratitude. Following his death, it seemed only fitting that the same community would move to...
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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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“Smart” in the Park
“Inteligencia” en el parque

Ahora puede cargarlo mientras visita el parque. Si nota nuevos aparatos en Highbridge Park este verano que parecen parrillas para asar, no se...
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Men: Time to Get Serious About Health
Hombres: Es hora de tomar en serio la salud

Junio es el mes de la salud de los hombres, la época del año para aumentar la conciencia de los problemas de salud de los hombres que pueden prevenirse...
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“We have the answers”
“Tenemos las respuestas”

Brandishing placards bearing messages of empowerment in English and Spanish such as "She Will Be – College Bound" and "Ella Será Saludable,"...
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Pioneer at the Post
En honor a Herman

Herman Badillo served in many roles during his lifetime, and on Mon., May 23, he received a posthumous recognition for his many accomplishments...
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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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Going forward or foregone?
¿Futuro o pasado?

Casi seis meses después de la expiración de la reducción de impuestos 421-a, aún no se ha hecho ningún progreso en la reactivación del programa...
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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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Still Time to Sign your Child Up!
Todavía hay tiempo!

Celebre 140 veranos de servir a los niños de comunidades de bajos ingresos de la ciudad de Nueva York con The Fresh Air Fund. Inscriba a su hijo...
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Business Council seeks online input
Concejo de Regulación de Comercios solicita comentario en línea

The Temporary Business Regulation Council is accepting comments and recommendations online through May 26. Recommendations can be submitted to...
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The High School Musical
Estudios en Escenario

Broadway tiene un nuevo beat – boxer. Y ha sido nombrado en su puesto por nada menos que Lin-Manuel Miranda. Miranda está...
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Transfer Agents
Agentes Transformadores

Estos eruditos encajan en el proyecto. Más de $40,000 en fondos para becas y premios fueron otorgados a siete estudiantes locales de la ciudad de...
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Trikes for Tots
Bebés en bicicletas

On a roll.

They were babes on bikes. Abriella T. beamed as she raced her tricycle. "This is fun," said the five-year-old as she pedaled past. But it was not all fun and games.
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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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Fend off Fraud
Defiéndase del fraude

Los ladrones de identidad utilizan cada vez más los dispositivos conocidos como "skimmers", los cuales se adhieren a los cajeros automáticos o...
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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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E is for Excellent
E es por Excelencia

Standout teachers have a new opportunity to shine. The Empire State Excellence in Teaching Program, as recently announced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo...
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Rangers Take You to the River
Remando juntos

New York City is surrounded by water, yet we tend not to spend much time actually on it. But take my word for it: the water is there...
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On the beat
Al ritmo

It’s medicine on the move. Planned Parenthood of New York has launched a Bronx campaign pushing HIV prevention for women...

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Linked in loss
Ligadas en el lamento

Sofia Russo endured another painful Mother’s Day this year. The memory of her young daughter’s death after being struck by a...
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Friend the Festival
Se necesitan voluntarios‎

The 32nd Medieval Festival will take place on Sun., Sept. 18th from 11:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. in Fort Tryon Park and volunteers are needed...
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The Wizard brings Wild Style
Wild Style llega al United Palace

Director Charlie Ahearn on set (left) and today (right).

El United Palace está a punto de ponerse salvaje. El viernes, 20 de mayo, el teatro presentará la icónica película del 1983, ‘Wild Style’...
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Power to the Parents
Poder para los padres

Sofía Nivar tuvo brillo en el cerebro. "Hay tantas gemas en nuestra propia comunidad", dijo. "Y a veces ni siquiera lo sabemos".
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Honoring hometown heroes
Honrando a los héroes locales

Estrellas en servicio. Más de 200 miembros retirados del servicio y activos de las Fuerzas Armadas fueron honrados en el desayuno de Agradecimiento a...
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Developing DACA
DACA en desarrollo

Comiencen a correr la voz. La Oficina del Alcalde para Asuntos de Inmigración (MOIA por sus siglas en inglés) se ha asociado con la...
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Find your Funds
Encuentre sus fondos

Staff from State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli’s office will attend community events throughout this month to help...
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