Politics/government

When closed doors are good for business
Cuando las puertas cerradas es buen negocio

As summertime temperatures rise, local store owners tend to crank up the air conditioning.‎ But retailers that leave their doors open while running the AC are not only harming the environment.‎...
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Back to the future
De vuelta al futuro

They go way back.Roberto D. Álvarez has known Jimmy Rodríguez since he was a teenager. “I started working with him at Jimmy’s Bronx Café,” said Álvarez, referring to the first eatery the restaurateur he opened in 1993...
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I Love the Bronx- Get on Board
Yo Amo El Bronx- Suban a bordo

It wasn't until about 5 years ago that I learned about our local community board. I am not alone. Often, when I speak with fellow residents, some have no idea what the community board is, or know what their roles are. Here are a few useful tips...
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Free Dental, Legal and Mammogram Services
Servicios dentales, legales y de mamografía gratuitos

Como parte del Día de Participación de Servicios Comunitarios, se ofrecerán servicios legales y de salud gratuitos, el sábado 8 de agosto....
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The booth is back
El stand está de vuelta

It's a reboot for the booth. Under the elevated subway tracks on Southern Boulevard and 174th Street, an eye-catching public art installation has been unveiled...
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Keep cool with Con Ed
Manténgase fresco con Con Ed

With hot and muggy weather ahead, Con Edison wants to remind customers to use energy wisely, while saving money. New Yorkers can stay cool all summer by following these money-saving conservation tips...
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“Our streets, not Wall Street”
“Nuestras calles, no Wall Street”

A sweltering heat wave did little to tamp the enthusiasm of yellow taxi drivers and their backers, this past Mon., July 20th.
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One year later
Un año después

Ellos no olvidan. El primer aniversario de la muerte de Eric Garner estuvo marcado por toda la ciudad con mítines, vigilias y protestas, y los participantes insistieron en que seguirán presionando para que se haga justicia en su caso....
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Zanes at the Zoo
Zanes en el Zoológico

In his only large outdoor show all summer, Grammy Award-winning musician Dan Zanes will perform with his band, Dan Zanes and Friends, on Sat., July 25th on the historic Astor Court at WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Bronx Zoo.
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Pre-K Seats Still Available
Lugares disponibles en pre-jardín de infantes

Aún hay disponibilidad en lugares de pre-jardín de infantes gratuito, de día completo y de alta calidad. Este verano, por primera vez, el Departamento de Educación...
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Blake at Boricua

The team at Boricua Community Health Center, the newest center in Urban Health Plan’s network, welcomed Bronx Assemblymember Michael Blake...
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Garner Anniversary Events

Various events are being held throughout the city to commemorate the one-year anniversary of death of Eric Garner. Below is a selected list. Fri., July 17th - Manhattan 5:30 p.m. Millions March NYC, NYC ShutItDown, Peoples Power Assemblies and Black Lives Matter NYC...

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