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A social cause
Una causa social

“Tenía una hermana en el cuarto cuando di a luz a mi primer hijo”, explicó María Díaz. El tener una hermana alentándote mientras estas de parto no es poco común... In-English

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Fiesta on Fordham

The Citibank branch on East Fordham Road and Creston Avenue is usually a quiet space where patrons and representatives speak in hushed...
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Love Letters on the Wall Story
Cartas de amor en un muro

There was hardly a dry eye in the room this past Sat., May 11th when students from Mount Hope’s Project READY (Resources for Employment...
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A learning BOOST – outside the classroom

Un BOOST de aprendizaje fuera del aula

Un BOOST de aprendizaje fuera del aula

On Fri., Apr. 26th, New York State Senator Jeff Klein visited PS 89 in the Bronx to meet with 44 students who were preparing to embark on a two-day...
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I Love the Bronx: A Starry Path Ahead

Yo Amo al Bronx: Un Rutilante Sendero en el Parque

Yo Amo al Bronx: Un Rutilante Sendero en el Parque

The first two weeks of May have been busy at Starlight Park! On Sat., May 4th, an “It’s My Park Day” event was hosted by G.I.V.E., the Bronx...
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Talking the Bronx 05.15.13

Bronx Literary Fair The Bronx Library Center, located at 310 East Kingsbridge Road, will a host a Bronx Literary Fair on Sat., May 18th from 11:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The event is free, and will feature: • Peter and the Wolf Puppet Show by Garces Puppeteria at 12:00 p.m. • “How to get published in literary...

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Medicine and mariachis

On a recent Friday afternoon at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx, the sounds typical of a bustling health care center could be heard in the hallways. The whirring and beeping of medical equipment. Conversation among doctors about patient symptoms.

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EL MUSEO DEL BARRIO

As announced this past Tues., Apr. 30th, the seventh edition of El Museo’s biennial exhibition, La Bienal 2013, will feature work by 35 emerging Latino and Latin American artists, from newly-minted to mid-career, who live and work in New York City metropolitan area. Simultaneously, El Museo is launching RADIANCE: After-Hours at El Museo a free Wednesday night after-hours summer art and...

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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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Putting out the flames
Apagando las llamas

Representatives of small business, the tobacco lobby, health advocates and elected officials gathered on Thurs., May 2nd as three pieces of tobacco...
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Record turnout at Run
Récord de registro en carrera

Under a cloudless, blue sky and with temperatures hovering in the low 70’s, more than a 1000 men, women and children, both avid marathoners...
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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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