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Hands-OnlyTM CPR Training
Entrenamiento de RCP Hands-OnlyTM

En reconocimiento a la Semana Nacional de Concientización sobre la RCP, que va del 2 al 8 de junio, la American Heart Association, en colaboración con la Fundación Amerigroup, se unió...
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No Garbage, Recycling, Organics Collection or Street Cleaning on Memorial Day

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced today that in observance of Memorial Day, there will be no garbage, recycling or organics collection, or street cleaning on Monday, May 26, 2014. Residents who normally receive Monday garbage and organics collection should...

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“A different way of living”
“Una manera diferente de vivir”

Hace tres años, Robert Báez, de 21, era un adicto a las drogas. Pero luego entró en el Programa de Recuperación y Rehabilitación Residencial de la...
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“Our people move the Bronx”
“Nuestra gente mueve al Bronx”

Time to refuel. Organized labor gathered to break bread and savor the coffee recently, as part of the first-ever Bronx Week Labor Breakfast.
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Rhina la Reina

i hay realeza que encontrar en el Bronx, Rhina Valentín ciertamente califica para una tiara. Entre sus mayores logros, la distinguida carrera...
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Talking tech – y tacones
Hablando de tecnología, y de tacones

Topics at last week’s “Women in Tech” panel included art, science and shoes. Five notable women described how their lives intersect with technology...
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Quality control in housing
Ayuda en vivienda

Aunque el alcalde Bill de Blasio ha prometido crear 80,000 unidades de vivienda asequible, y preservar más de 120,000 unidades, miembros del...
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Afire on the water
Encendido en el agua

Some dishes are enlivened by a fresh garnish, the flavor intensified by the texture or scent of a bit of this or a touch of that. How would...
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Health Starts With You First
La salud empieza primero con usted

Whenever I go with my mom to the hospital to accompany her to one of her appointments, I am privy to a number of conversations as we wait...
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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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Talking the Bronx 5.21.14
Hablando del Bronx 5.21.14

Start Small Think Big (Start Small) will host a workshop on Thurs., May 22nd from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. At this workshop, Start Smart will discuss...
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Silver Alert: Benigno Gonzalez

Silver Alert issued 5/14/14 at 1:35 PM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert for the disappearance of Benigno Gonzalez, male, Hispanic, 75 years of age, from Tiebout Avenue and East 184th Street in the Bronx. Mr. Gonzalez is 5'7" and weighs 160 pounds.

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Getting green with the Machine

"People say that you can't farm in the South Bronx," said Stephen Ritz, a teacher and administrator at Hyde Leadership Charter School on Bryant Avenue. "They're wrong." And Ritz should know. Using a unique tower garden, he and his students are producing their own vegetables...

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“One in a million”
‘Una en un millón’

Cuando Ronald C. Bullock vio una publicación en Facebook sobre probar videojuegos, pensó que era demasiado bueno para ser verdad.
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“How can a mother sleep?”
“¿Cómo puede dormir una madre?”

It is a simple message, but the four words have resounded throughout the world. “Bring back our girls”. It is the rallying cry for the return of nearly....
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The Beat of Berns
Berns del Bronx

Burt Berns amaba la música, probablemente más que cualquier otra cosa. Creció en el Bronx en los años 1940 y 1950. Iba a la Tremont Terrace...
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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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Bringing arts closer to home
Acercando el arte a casa

A real estate management firm and arts education provider have teamed up to bring art closer to home for a group of Bronx children...
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A New Era for Emergency Medicine

Una Nueva Era para la Medicina de Emergencia

Una Nueva Era para la Medicina de Emergencia

Este mes se alcanzará un nuevo hito en el Hospital Lincoln, en el Sur de El Bronx, cuando un Departamento de Emergencia (ED en inglés)...
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Talking the Bronx 05.14.14
Hablando del Bronx 05.14.14

The We Are The Bronx (WATB) Fellowship is now recruiting mid to senior level Bronx non-profit leaders for a year-long professional development and networking program.
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Story with sizzle – y sazón
Historia con chisporroteo – y sazón

Nelson González used to watch as his mother made the family dinners. She’d start with garlic and onions. After sautéing the peppers, she’d add ham and fatback. She’d take a piece of bread...Time to mind the minder.
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Silver Alert – Miguel Canatini

Silver Alert issued 5/14/14 at 3:00 AM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert for the disappearance of Miguel Canatini, male, Hispanic, 62 years of age, from City Island Avenue and Belden Street on City Island in The Bronx. Mr. Canatini suffers from schizophrenia and depression, and is described as...

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Let Go and Let LOVE
Soltar y dejar AMAR

I’m a control freak, a perfectionist. I admit it. I’ve always needed things to be done my way. I had what I considered to be the perfect life.
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Bronx brewed, baked and born
Nacido y fabricado aquí

"¿Está el Bronx en casa?" La pregunta fue hecha frente a esos reunidos en la fábrica de cerveza Gun Hill de la avenida Laconia, quienes aplaudieron...
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Honor the Sandman
Honor al ‘Sandman’

En el Yankee Stadium el pasado lunes 5 de mayo, una escena familiar se desarrolló. La cancion "Enter Sandman" de Metallica sonaba mientras...
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Looking for a lift
Buscando un ascensor

The East 149th Street station, where the 2, 4 and 5 trains converge, has an elevator shaft. But no elevator. Commuters who use the station...
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I Love the Bronx: Shoelace Park

Amo el Bronx: En carrera en el parque Shoelace

Amo el Bronx: En carrera en el parque Shoelace

Amigos del parque Shoelace celebraron su Tercera Anual Carrera Divertida/Caminata de 10Km el pasado sábado 3 de mayo.
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Talking the Bronx 5.07.14
Hablando del Bronx 5.07.14

From Thur., May 8th to Sun., May 18th, the borough of the Bronx invites all to enjoy "The Best of The Bronx" during the Annual Bronx Week Celebration.
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Fancy fun at Empire

Diversión de lujo en el Empire

Diversión de lujo en el Empire

Empire City Casino hosted its annual “Fancy Derby Hat Contest” this past Sat., May 3rd, with a number of women sporting their fanciest and most creative getups for cash prizes.
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It’s a bird. No, really, lots of birds.

Maratón de aves en el zoológico del Bronx

Maratón de aves en el zoológico del Bronx

Este es por los pájaros. El primer "Birdathon" está llegando al zoológico del Bronx, al igual que decenas de especies de aves silvestres que estarán en exhibición.
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The Wonder on Walton
La maravilla de Walton

Community leaders, residents and elected officials gathered this past Fri., May 2nd for a ribbon-cutting celebrating the Institute for Family Health’s newly renovated and expanded WaltonFamilyHealthCenter.
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I am not defeated
No estoy derrotada

Mientras esperamos celebrar el cinco de Mayo, haríamos bien en mirar más allá de las margaritas. Hoy también puede ser un día para observar...
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Canto con fuerza

33 por 33. Las mujeres descendieron en masa el pasado domingo 27 de abril. Muchas lucían camisetas de color rosa brillante y pañuelos azules atados...
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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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Step by step
Paso a paso

Se espera que aproximadamente 5,000 neoyorquinos participen en una caminata para recaudar fondos y crear conciencia para la Asociación...
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Hard-of-hearing, and a noisemaker

Sorda, y haciendo bulla

Sorda, y haciendo bulla

When Mariella Paulino has called a local restaurant for takeout, she often has had to ask the person on the other end of the phone to slow down and repeat the questions.
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