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El Centro celebrates
El Centro celebra

Rosita Romero está en busca de un hada madrina. Un padrino sirve también. Durante el último cuarto de siglo, el Centro de Desarrollo de...
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A rhythm for all

Dozens of music fans turned out for the First Annual International Music Festival held on Sun., Oct. 6th at Pelham Parkway North and Lurting Avenue. The event was hosted in collaboration with the Morris Park Association, State Senator Jeff Klein, Assemblymember Mark Gjonaj and...

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I Love the Bronx – Pelham Bay Park

Amo el Bronx – Parque Pelham Bay

Amo el Bronx – Parque Pelham Bay

No es un secreto que el parque Pelham Bay Park es mi favorito de la ciudad. Tengo recuerdos increíbles infantiles del parque, la playa...
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Commit to be Fit!
Pongase en Forma

El mes de octubre ha llegado y con él, la décima campaña anual de salud pública “Cuídate Nueva York”. Este año la Corporación de Salud...
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Talking the Bronx 10.09.13

"Orchard Beach: The Bronx Riviera" will premiere at the Bronx Museum of the Arts on Sun., Oct. 13th. The exhibit is a collection of portraits taken by photographer Wayne Lawrence of beach goers in Orchard Beach. Lawrence’s portraits of these summertime regulars are meant to celebrate...

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Built for kid’s play
Cosas de niños

What’s colorful, made of stackable parts, and lots of fun? And yes, children are involved. But there were no Legos this past Thurs., Sept. 26th on the...
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“A Bronx kid sitting between two princesses”

“Un niño del Bronx sentado entre dos princesas”

“Un niño del Bronx sentado entre dos princesas”

Björn Lyrvall, Embajador Sueco en las Naciones Unidas, está listo para una peregrinación al Bronx. Aunque el condado todavía no tiene...
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A good grade a day makes the doctor feel A-OK

Buenas notas hacen que el doctor se sienta bien

Buenas notas hacen que el doctor se sienta bien

Una pediatra del Bronx, además de ayudar a la salud de sus jóvenes pacientes, también está creando recetas para mejorar su éxito académico. In-English

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Change is good
El cambio es bueno

“One day at a time." Nancy Mejías wasn't counting down the days to Halloween. Instead, Mejías, an Outreach Specialist at Montefiore Medical...En-espanol

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La Feria en El Alto

Best-selling and beginning authors rubbed shoulders this weekend at the Feria del Libro Dominicano. The book fair, now in its seventh year...En-espanol

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Pushing the sweet stuff

Alejandro Nino is a pusher, a man of the streets. He’d be the first to admit it. Nino offers his wares from a specially reconstructed stroller that he uses to store and showcase his shiny, sweet goods. So perfectly rigged is his store-on-wheels that there is a refrigerated unit to keep the treats cool and fresh.

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Through traffic, a corridor of art

A través del tráfico, un corredor de arte

A través del tráfico, un corredor de arte

Hunts Point has one of the highest asthma rates of the city. According to a 2010 Lehman College study, between a quarter to a third of school children in...
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Makey gets a makeover
Makey se rehace

A large crowd had gathered in front of Makey Deli Grocery in Mott Haven. A group of drummers played on congas just outside the front door, lending....
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El Museo Del Barrio Presents Super Sábado! Día De Los Muertos

El Museo del Barrio presents its annual SUPER SÁBADO! Día de los Muertos celebration with special performances, community altars, art-making...
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Did you know?
¿Sabia Usted?

En septiembre de 1968, el Congreso autorizó al presidente Lyndon B. Johnson a proclamar la Semana Nacional de la Herencia Hispana...
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Heights Community Farmers’ Market Will Remain Open Through Mid-November

The BronxWorks Heights Community Farmers’ Market will remain open each Thursday until November 15th, announced Kimberley Wong, the organization’s nutrition program specialist. The market, located across the street from Bronx Community College and the Francis Martin...

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I Love the Bronx: El Sancochazo

Stone Soup is a folklore tale and at its heart lies the importance of cooperation. As the story goes, three travelers, carrying only a cooking pot...
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Halstead Property Debuts New Touchscreens

Halstead Property Estrena Nuevas Pantallas Interactivas

Halstead Property Estrena Nuevas Pantallas Interactivas

Halstead Property is pleased to announce the debut of an innovative and dynamic touchscreen for the first time in the New York City market...
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Hope in the firmament
Esperanza en el firmamento

Algunos residentes del Bronx pronto estarán en la era del hielo, felizmente. Los futuros residentes de 245 East Mosholu Parkway tendrán un valioso...
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Running for a cause
Corriendo por una causa

When hundreds participate in a Bronx 5K race this coming weekend, they'll know their every step is helping a good cause. The Seventh Annual...
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I Love the Bronx: The American

Yo amo el Bronx: ‘The American’

Yo amo el Bronx: ‘The American’

Just last week I wrote about the closing of Whitestone Cinemas. Much to my surprise, the Loew’s American Theater (The American) located...
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Frozen teats, served with flash

Victor Sidberry, co-owner of Inwood's new VS Berry frozen yogurt shop, was looking to fill a void. "It seems like all the new businesses in the neighborhood are bars or clubs. We wanted to have someplace that was designed to be kid-friendly,” he remarked. The recently opened store, located at 4971 Broadway, on the corner of Isham Street...

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Talking the Bronx 09.18.13

The Butterfly Lovers For more than three decades, The Shanghai Ballet has performed for audiences around the world with its repertoire of folk-infused Chinese ballet and classical Western masterworks. For the company’s Bronx debut, audiences will be given the opportunity to see the Chinese folkloric equivalent of Romeo and Juliet, a love story...

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I Love the Bronx: Whitestone Memories

Amo el Bronx: Recuerdos de Whitestone

Amo el Bronx: Recuerdos de Whitestone

Hace unas semanas, mi hijo y sus amigos quisieron aventurarse más allá del teatro Parkchester para ver una película y preguntaron si podían...
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Talking the Bronx 09.11.13
Hablando del Bronx 09.11.13

El domingo, 15 de septiembre, Wave Hill presentará su exhibición de otoño Tandem Pursuits:Armor & Ichthyology. Tandem Pursuits explora las...
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Make It A Lucky Friday The 13th

Convierte el viernes 13 en uno de buena suerte

Convierte el viernes 13 en uno de buena suerte

It goes without saying that New Yorkers love their coffee, and on Friday, September 13 you can get your caffeine fix for free!
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Backed in the Bronx
Respaldado por el Bronx

Mayoral candidate Bill Thompson has been on a Bronx blitz. In the feverish days leading to Primary Day, he has made it a point to spend maximum ...
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An alliance forged
Se forja una alianza

Kenia Amparo ha vivido en Washington Heights desde el 1990. Dice que recuerda como los adictos a las drogas y los traficantes que las vendían...
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A Vigil for Islan
Una Vigilia para Islan

Eso es lo que aquellos reunidos para una vigilia en honor a Islan Nettles dijeron mató al joven de 21 años. Nettles, una mujer transgénero...
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Writ large on the walls

Escribiendo en grande en las paredes

Escribiendo en grande en las paredes

The walls can speak. New York City is full of tales, some of which are right in front of us. Hundreds of mural and graffiti...
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In Remembrance

Below are a few events that will be held locally in remembrance of September 11, 2001. Day of Remembrance at Lou Gehrig Plaza. Friday, Sept. 13th. The Ceremony will include a performance by the All-Girl String Orchestra of the Bronx Global Learning Institute for Girls.

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The Clean-up Brew
El equipo de limpieza

Este Bud fue para el Bronx. Budweiser recientemente tuvo un tipo de flujo diferente – uno que tenia todo que ver con promover las delicias...
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Cuentos en Clemente

In its four decades, Roberto Clemente State Park has been the setting for countless stories and memories that have been permanently filed into the...
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Talking the Bronx 08.28.13

On Thurs., Aug. 29th, the Bronx Terminal Market will celebrate the imminent school season with a day of outdoor activities. The Back-to-School Event has a lineup of free activities that begin at 5:00 p.m. on Bronx Terminal Market’s Level 6 Garage Roof Deck, and will feature face painting, haircuts from Slique Hair Studio, a Dinosaur Safari Scavenger Egg...

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Talking the Bronx 08.21.13
Hablando del Bronx 08.21.13

6th Annual Allerton Avenue Festival On Sun., Aug. 25th, the Allerton Avenue Festival and International Food Show invites residents to celebrate cultural...
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Voting to spend

The people of East Harlem have spoken. And they want a solar-powered greenhouse. Last Monday, about 100 people gathered at the Johnson Community Center at Lexington and 113th Street to celebrate...

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