Tag Archives: Local

Birthday for Boricua
Cumpleaños de Boricua

When Boricua Community Health Center opened in the Morrisania section of the Bronx last April, it brought much needed...
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Hamilton wins Pulitzer Prize

Hamilton gana el Premio Pulitzer

Hamilton gana el Premio Pulitzer

Tendrá que hacer un poco más de espacio en el manto. Hamilton, del gigante del hip-hop y Broadway Lin-Manuel Miranda...
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Talking the Bronx 04.20.16
Hablando del Bronx 04.20.16

Join fellow writers at the Kingsbridge Library on Sun., Apr. 24th at 3:30 p.m. for its latest creative writing initiative, titled...
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Safe schools for all
Escuelas seguras para todos

Education isn’t just for well-behaved students. Every child deserves the opportunity to learn. Though well intentioned...
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Fun with the Fund
Diversión con el Fondo

De a su hijo la experiencia de su vida. El Fondo Fresh Air está preparando su verano número 140 de servir a los niños de la ciudad de Nueva York.
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Ground control
Control de base

"Las soluciones son locales. La comunidad tiene las respuestas". Elizabeth Yeampierre, directora ejecutiva de UPROSE, una organización de justicia social...
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Stringer on the street
Stringer en la calle

Él quería hablar sobre burocracia, pero primero tenía que comer una rebanada. El contralor de la ciudad de Nueva York, Scott Stringer...
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Reform and record
Un llamado para cambio en interrogaciones

Raymond Santana lost seven years of his life in prison for a crime he didn't commit. He's now looking to ensure that other innocent people don't suffer the same fate.
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Sharing a new Seder
Compartiendo un nuevo Séder

Rompían fronteras mientras partían el pan. Más de 80 estudiantes judíos, católicos y musulmanes de escuela secundaria se...
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Bishop hits SoBRO
Bishop llega a SoBRO

Los dueños de negocios locales recibieron recientemente la oportunidad de trabajar directamente con el comisionado de Servicios para...
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CUNY Big Apple Job Fair

Step aside, teachers; this apple is for students. The 28th Annual Big Apple Job and Internship Fair, hosted by The City University...
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Voting Vitals
Esenciales del voto

New Yorkers vote today Tues., Apr. 19th for the Republican and Democratic nominees for president. There are 95 Republican delegates and 291 Democratic...
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Sanders speaks at NAN

Bernie Sanders knows his Reverends. Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders hit the Reverend Al Sharpton's National Action Network (NAN)...
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Clinton calls on NAN
Llamado de Clinton a la NAN

It is time that we stood up to systemic racism in all of its forms,” said Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, speaking at the 25th Annual Convention of the National Action Network (NAN) on April 13.

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To reduce homelessness, a revamped plan
Para reducir la falta de vivienda, un plan renovado

“I’m a little nervous.” Keisha Wood fought back tears as she explained how she was on the brink of homelessness after her husband...
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Conned on the Concourse?
¿Engañados en el Concourse?

“I share my apartment with rats,” said Tyeast Anderson. “And I have no gas.” Anderson's hardship as a tenant of 750...
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Stepping up
Progresando, paso a paso

They're two of a kind. Twin 15-year-old students have been offered an opportunity to study at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis...
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Talking the Bronx 04.13.16
Hablando del Bronx 04.13.16

Disfrute de un espectáculo de danza contemporánea por Danza Bennyroyce en el Centro Hostos para las Artes y la Cultura el...
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Filing for Free
Preparación gratuita de impuestos

The New York State Mobile Command Center will visit the Bronx to help eligible taxpayers file their tax returns for free...
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Striving to Thrive
Mejorando la salud mental

Se estima que uno de cada cinco neoyorquinos adultos experimenta un trastorno de salud mental en un año determinado.
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Reduce the rates
Un respiro

Mark down the MetroCard. With subway and bus fares rising every few years, transit advocates and low-income workers are...
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Cracking the code
Descifrando el código

Gabriella B. wants to be a singer. The eight-year-old mused on her future plans between bites of her sandwich....
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Mentoring onto manhood
Guiándolos hacia la adultez

Estos hombres estaban haciendo movimientos. Más de 300 estudiantes varones de escuelas preparatorias locales se...
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Focus on the Fellows
Enfoque en los becarios

Carlos Cuevas was at a crossroads. Working as a hedge fund manager after graduating from college, the Bronx native felt unfulfilled in his career.
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Berning in the Bronx
Bernie en el Bronx

They said they had never seen anything like it. Over 18,500 residents from across New York flocked to the South Bronx...
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Lotto Luck
Gregory el Ganador

It took just two dollars ― and a moment of boredom ― to forever upend Gregory Vélez's life. Former parking attendant Vélez...
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A Cardinal’s Call
La petición de un cardenal

“We are working hard for you,” declared the Cardinal. Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan spoke on Thurs., Mar. 31st to farmworkers...
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Wage War Won
Triunfo de ley

It was a Major win. “Never before have so many workers in so many places won a common demand,” said Alvin Major.
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Pledge Plan
Plan de promesas

Entre en la zona. En un esfuerzo por crear un ambiente modelo, los empleados del Centro de Salud Comunitaria Union...
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Good Sports
Buenos deportes

Puede que no haya habido ningún juego para jugar, pero había espíritu de sobra. Las Pequeñas Ligas del Sur de Riverdale...
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Wipe Out
Límpielo

‎The Office of Assemblymember Marcos Crespo, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC)...
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Asphalt Athletics
Atletismo del asfalto

Están dando un paso hacia adelante. En febrero de 2015 se encontró que el Departamento de Educación de la ciudad de Nueva York...
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Force of the Fellows
La fuerza de las becas

El Imperio llama. Se está buscando a la próxima ola de políticos del estado de Nueva York para servir en Albany...
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Mix of the Masters
Mezcla de maestros

Check it. More than 300 young people are expected to take part in the Department of Youth and Community Development's...
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Questions of Character
Cuestiones de personajes

Keith Albahe sabe que es un Guasón, pero no es una amenaza. Albahe pasa sus días como un personaje disfrazado en Times Square...
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Talking the Bronx 04.06.16
Hablando del Bronx 04.06.16

Enjoy a performance by famed salsa group Grupo Niche at the Leman Center for the Performing Arts on Sat., Apr. 16th at 8 p.m.
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