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Talking the Bronx 12.16.15

The Central African Republic has dealt with struggles wherein thousands were killed and hundreds of thousands fled the country. An exhibit titled "The Unravelling by Marcus Bleasdale,"...
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Making good better
Haciendo el bien mejor

It feels good to give. When contributing or making a donation, the objective is to have a positive impact on others, but it is likely that the first happy consequence is the rush of pleasure you feel...
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Broadening the benefits
Ampliando los beneficios

La ciudad está esparciendo el amor IDNYC un año más. Los titulares de la tarjeta de identificación municipal de la ciudad, conocida como IDNYC, disfrutarán de un año completo en el 2016 con...
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A gift, and taste, of home
Un regalo, y el sabor de casa

Si su bebida navideña preferida no implica un brebaje espeso vertido de una polvorienta lata del supermercado que su tío ondea debajo...
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Syria to NYC
De Syria a Nueva York

It is estimated that more than 250,000 Syrians have lost their lives in nearly five years of armed conflict. What was once a civil uprising has turned into...
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Dual in drive
Impulso dual

Carmen Fariña, canciller del Departamento de Educación, anunció que 15 escuelas con programas existentes de idioma dual se convertirán en programas modelo de idioma dual para el año escolar 2015-2016...
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Stringing a song of accord
Hilando una canción de acuerdo

Theo Noorlander grew up in the Netherlands, far from the uptown neighborhoods of New York, including the Bronx. He knew nothing about it, and did he give it so much as a fleeting thought during his lifetime in Holland...
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Talking the Bronx 12.09.15
Hablando del Bronx 12.09.15

Visit the Hostos Center for the Arts and Culture on Sat., Dec. 12 for an evening of African cinema. Produced by the African Advisory Council Office of Borough President Rubén Díaz, Jr...
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I Love the Bronx: Trees ‘R Us
Yo amo el Bronx: ‘Trees ‘R Us’

Eight years ago, city stakeholders had a vision that a million trees could be planted in New York. The initiative, named MillionTreesNYC and organized by the Parks Department...
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Direct to DFFNY
Directo al DFFNY

El Festival de Cine Dominicano celebra lo mejor del cine dominicano y busca enriquecer la experiencia artística de la diversa audiencia...
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Be Secure against Scams
Eliminando las estafas

A consumer alert on five common telephone scams was recently issued by the office of Attorney General Eric Schneiderman...
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Magic in the Morning
Magia por la mañana

Por lo general es la multitud de buscadores de ofertas los que causan que las tiendas abran sus puertas temprano...
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Benefits boon
Grandes beneficios

A chief concern frequently raised by Councilmember Andy King’s constituents is the difficulty of managing health insurance costs while trying to make ends meet...
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BFP- Talking the Bronx 12.02.15

Compre en el Mercado Festivo del Museo de las Artes del Bronx, el sábado, 12 de diciembre y el domingo, 13 de diciembre de 11:00 a.m. a 6:00 p.m. En colaboración con FromTheBronx.com...
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Shot callers
Brazos a la obra

They’re rolling up their sleeves – and everyone else’s too. Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) students recently participated in the school’s Third Annual...
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I Love the Bronx: Peek at the Park
Amo el Bronx: Vistazo a los parques

Cualquier oportunidad de aprender algo nuevo sobre el Bronx me emociona.Recientemente tuve la oportunidad...
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The Meaning of Mom
El significado de una madre

American Mothers (AMI) has launched its 2016 National Fifth Grade Essay Contest. AMI, a non-profit organization that aims to honor mothers...
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FIESTA DE FAMILIA

Únase a la Federación Hispana para un fin de semana en familia en el Centro Cultural Latino Julia de Burgos en El Barrio...
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A Fair Game
Un juego justo

This ranger was done roaming. After a decade working as a full-time Urban Ranger for the Parks Department...
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HOLIDAY TOY, COAT AND SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE
COLECTA NAVIDEÑA DE JUGUETES, ABRIGOS Y ARTÍCULOS ESCOLARES

A statewide toy, coat and school supplies holiday giving drive to benefit families in need throughout New York...
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Silver found guilty on all counts
Silver declarado culpable de todos los cargos

Sheldon Silver, ex-presidente de la Asamblea del estado de Nueva York, fue declarado culpable el 30 de noviembre...
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Take the Test
Realice la prueba

In honor of World AIDS Day, NYC Health + Hospitals reminds New Yorkers to prioritize their health by getting an HIV test....
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Fitness on the Fly

While flying home for the holidays might lead to joy, the trip itself will likely be anything but. After the long lines and hours of sitting...

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G.R.I.O.T. and Greens

They served warm plates – and a jam as well. The New York City Mission Society opened the doors of its Minisink Townhouse headquarters this past Tues., Nov. 17th to serve over 200 guests a full Thanksgiving meal sponsored by Whole Foods and Vita Coco.

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From Union to University
De Union a la universidad

Municipal Credit Union (MCU) is currently accepting applications for the 2016 Scholarship Program. MCU will award $66,000...
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Annual Holiday Concert

BCS is the chorus-in-residence at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Lift your voice. Join The Bronx Concert Singers (BCS) and Music Director Robert René Galván on Sun., Dec. 13th at 4:30 p.m. for the 34th Annual Holiday...

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Rezoning rejected
Rechazan Rezonificación

“Una talla no le sirve a todo el mundo”. Estas fueron las palabras del presidente del condado del Bronx, Rubén Díaz, Jr....
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Talking the Bronx 11.25.15

A Christmas “parranda” is a traditional Puerto Rican gathering of friends or family visiting a home and bringing lively music...
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Stop on the stoning
Freno al engaño

Francisco Moya salió de su hogar en Queens un día y se dio cuenta de dos autos estacionados en su calle, ambos sin tablillas.
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Right on the raise
Arriba con el aumento

Raise 'em up. The good government group Citizens Union has announced its support for salary increases...
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Filling in the void
Llenar el vacío

German Rosa has always been interested in photography, and he longed to take pictures of New York City.However, he didn’t own a camera.He’d also spent...
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“We have to salute them”
“Tenemos que rendirles homenaje”

"Me volví un hombre". Gus Martínez tenía 18 años cuando fue reclutado por la infantería y fue enviado a combatir en la guerra de Corea. Las experiencias fueron duraderas.
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Hike hits home
Aumento en casa

Exercising executive authority, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on November 10 that he would raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour for all state government...
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On the Run
En la carrera

Cerca de 3,000 aficionados al béisbol, corredores, marchistas y sobrevivientes del cáncer y sus familiares y amigos participaron en Séptima Carrera Anual Runyon...
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I Love the Bronx: Very Virginia
Amo el Bronx: Corazón en Virginia

I've spent the last week visiting family in Ponce, Puerto Rico.It is always a joy to be back on the island, a very different scene than New York's concrete jungle...
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Talking the Bronx 11.18.15

Experimente un taller de manualidades otoñales lleno de diversión en la Biblioteca gratuita Huntington el sábado 21 de noviembre...
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