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Talking the Bronx 10.30.13
Hablando del Bronx 10.30.13

On Sun., Nov.3rd, Luísa Fernandes, 2009’s “Chopped Chef” Champion, is bringing her culinary creativity to St. Catharine's Academy for the academy’s...
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One Year After Sandy

Standing at the far end of City Island this past Tues., Oct. 29th, elected officials, members of the City Island business community and the owners of Tony’s Pier came together to celebrate its re-opening a year after a fire consumed the entire restaurant during the height of Superstorm Sandy.

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Care, with a brushstroke and a smile

Cuidar con una pincelada y una sonrisa

Cuidar con una pincelada y una sonrisa

6,000 strong. That’s how many volunteers turned out this past Sat., Oct. 19th during the 22nd Annual New York Cares Day, a city-wide day of...
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“We’re the country hospital”
“Somos el hospital del pueblo”

¿Un mandato del cuidado de la salud? Hace veinticinco años atrás. Mientras los giros y las vueltas de la Ley de Cuidado Asequible...
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A Hellfighter, a Jibarito, and a Duke

The Duke of Puerto Rico is coming. While Rafael Hernández was often referred to as “El Jibarito Bohemio,” Bobby Sanabria prefers to call the master composer by another name – “The Duke” – in reference to the artist’s epic range. Hernández, one of the most important composers of Puerto...

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Hands on cuisine
A comer con las manos

Por más de un cuarto de siglo, el Restaurante Massawa ha estado ayudando a la gente a comer. Massawa combina las tradiciones culinarias de...
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I Love the Bronx – Goblins at the Lounge

Amo el Bronx – Duendes en el Lounge

Amo el Bronx – Duendes en el Lounge

If you haven’t visited Beso Lounge on 204th Street and Hull Avenue, you’ve been missing out. It is one of those local places where friends come...
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Halloween Cheat Sheet
Hoja de trucos de noche de brujas

When it comes to the holidays, Halloween seems to incite the most sense of creativity and spirit from our children – largely because the end result...
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Bronx Food Pantries

Food Bank for New York City – Bronx 355 Food Center Dr. Bronx, NY 10474 (718) 991-3069 Caldwell Temple AME Zion Church Soup Kitchen 1288 Reverend James A. Polite Avenue Bronx, NY 10459 (718) 542-2933Narco Freedom 528 Morris Ave., 3rd Fl. Bronx, NY 10451 (718) 993-0490

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Her name was Anjélica
Su nombre era Anjélica

Twenty-two years later, her name is finally known. Baby Hope, a four-year-old whose remains were found in a blue cooler in a park over...
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Spin cycle through and through
Girando hasta la médula

Si usted está tentado a hacer estallar una rueda en el camino o abrirse paso a más de 40 millas sin pausa, hay un tour en camino para usted.
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Taking a bite of the Apple
Dando una mordida a la manzana

Life's greatest achievements can have humble beginnings. Renee Cross, a Branch Manager and Vice President at Apple Bank for Savings, knows...
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