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Talking the Bronx 01.02.13

Former Yankees outfielder Hideki Matsui announced Thurs., Jan. 27th that he would retire from baseball. Matsui, nicknamed “Godzilla”, spent seven seasons with the New York Yankees (2003-09), combining to bat .292 (977-for-3,348) with 536 runs, 196 doubles, 140 home runs and 597 RBI.

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Forward in service
Más allá del servicio

Gilbert López tiene una rodilla artrítica. Pero eso no le impidió caminar desde el Sur del Bronx a Pelham Bay Park. No fue una competencia atlética en la que López estuvo involucrado...
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I Love the Bronx: Welcome to 2013!
Amo el Bronx: ¡Bienvenidos al 2013!

En 2013 se cumple el 125 aniversario de la creación del sistema de parques del Bronx. Diferentes eventos y actividades se ofrecerán para celebrar y promover el uso del parque en nuestro distrito, además de varias conferencias y presentaciones.. .
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2013: Make It the Year of Better Health Habits

2013: Que Sea el Año de la Buena Salud

2013: Que Sea el Año de la Buena Salud

The year 2012 is near its end, and in keeping with tradition, New Yorkers are making New Year’s resolutions. HHC patients are no exception. We asked some patients at Lincoln Medical Center’s Ambulatory Care...
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“A blessing and a responsibility”
“Una bendición y una responsabilidad”

En una reciente cena, William Alicea les dijo a sus invitados que los doctores dijeron que nuevamente tenía cáncer. Ahora, está teniendo tratamientos de quimioterapia para pacientes ambulatorios...
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Hearts and hair
Corazones y pelo

Precision and empathy. Both are qualities equally prized in both barbers and health practitioners. And on a recent winter day, the two professions, and those they treat, came together in neighborhoods...
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Call for Applications: 2013 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards

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HIGH STAKES TESTING FORUM
FORO SOBRE EXAMENES DE ALTO RIESGO

‘Change the Stakes’, una coalición de padres y maestros en la ciudad de Nueva York, ha anunciado una discusión pública dirigida por un panel de maestros en el cual se discutirá el impacto de los actuales exámenes en materias, instrucción y aprendizaje...
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Taking a healthy bite of the Bronx

Long before the Atkins diet, the South Beach Diet, and Weight Watchers, Bronx resident Marie Singletary was given to snacking on vegetables. She was not following a regime, just a habit...

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En pointe at the hospital

There they were: the dancing toy soldiers, the sugar plum fairies, the towering holiday tree, bursting with ornaments and satin ribbons...

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Building a nest for child and mother alike

Construyendo un nido para el niño y la madre por igual

Construyendo un nido para el niño y la madre por igual

Genovena Nieto just finished shopping for a new stroller and a baby carrier. She found them both, and didn't spend a dime. The new items will come in handy when Nieto has her third child, who is due on the 26th of December, just days after the Christmas holiday. How did she get such a great deal?...
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I Love the Bronx: Paradise Theater
Yo amo el Bronx: Teatro Paradise

This week, she tells of a special “Paradise” on the Grand Concourse. The terra-cotta façade and massive presence of the Loew’s Paradise Theater on Grand Concourse near 187th Street caught my eye, as it has so many Bronx residents, from the moment I spotted it as a teenager....
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