Politics/government

Melissa Mark-Viverito: A First!

Over the past months, Melissa Mark-Viverito has run an impressive and transparent bid to be the next Speaker of the New York City Council, the second most powerful position in city government. Along the way, the East Harlem Council Member has shared her progressive vision for moving our community...

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New ADAs Named

This past Mon., Jan. 6th, 2014, Bronx District Attorney Robert T. Johnson announced the hiring of 15 new Assistant District Attorneys. The New ADAs began a one week training program this week under the supervision of Assistant District Attorney Cari E. Ferreiro, Chief of Litigation Training.

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Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio appoints Bronx native Gladys Carrión as ACS Commissioner

Se nombra Gladys Carrión, nativa del Bronx, como comisionada de la ACS

Se nombra Gladys Carrión, nativa del Bronx, como comisionada de la ACS

Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio appoints Bronx native Gladys Carrión as ACS Commissioner Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio appointed South Bronx native Gladys Carrión this past Sun.,
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OEM Issues Winter Storm Warning

A citywide winter storm warning has been issued starting Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 6:00PM until 1:00PM on Friday, January 3, 2014. The current forecast calls for 6-8 inches of snow accompanied by strong winds and low temperatures.

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Bill de Blasio’s Inauguration Speech

Discurso de inauguración de Bill de Blasio

Discurso de inauguración de Bill de Blasio

Thank you, President Clinton, for your kind words. It was an honor to serve in your administration, and we’re all honored by your presence.
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Rangel readies to run
Rangel se alista para postularse

El león está buscando rugir. Y bailar. El Congresista Charles B. Rangel, de 83 años, lo hizo oficial y anunció el pasado jueves...
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The Bronx Gift Guide
Guía de regalos del Bronx

The holidays are here, and so are the wishlists. No matter the occasion, and whoever the lucky recipient might be, the gift still remains yours to give.
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An Open Letter to Mayor-Elect de Blasio

Una Carta Abierta al Alcalde Electo de Blasio

Una Carta Abierta al Alcalde Electo de Blasio

Querido Alcalde-electo Bill De Blasio: Antes de usted asumir su merecida posición de alcalde de Nueva York, quiero abordar algunos..
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A Different Memorial Day

Un Día de Conmemoración Diferente

Un Día de Conmemoración Diferente

Once a year, on the longest night of the year, Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day is observed. The winter solstice was chosen for this observance precisely..
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Fast food fury
Furia en la comida rápida

Ronald está en aprietos. El pasado jueves 5 de diciembre fue catalogado como el Día Nacional de Acción para los trabajadores de comida rápida...
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Direct Aid Grant for Robotics Program at PS 71

Subvenciones directas para el Programa de Robótica en la Escuela Pública 71

Subvenciones directas para el Programa de Robótica en la Escuela Pública 71

El senador Jeff Klein se unió a estudiantes, profesores y administradores escolares, al anunciar una donación de $25,000 dólares de financiamiento...
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Caroling for change
Villancicos para el cambio

Advocates hope a little holiday cheer might nudge members of Congress into voting on immigration reform. Members of the New York Immigration...
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