Public Safety

Redress for Right of Way

They want it this way. City Councilmembers have introduced a new legislative package intended to address lingering concerns about the "Right of Way" law the Council introduced last year. Led by Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez, Chair of the Council's Transportation Committee...

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Manning up
Ser hombre de verdad

Esto es real. Padres, hermanos, tíos, abuelos y cuidadores masculinos a través de la ciudad tomaron las calles temprano este pasado...
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Tales on Tape
Historias grabadas

As part of its Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, the Library of Congress has launched an online selection of recordings from its Archive of Hispanic Literature on Tape, a series of audio recordings of renowned poets and prose writers...
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I Love the Bronx: Peace and Power
Amo el Bronx: Paz y poder

El 29 de septiembre se cumplió un año desde que el historiador local y activista comunitario Kristopher Morgan Powell falleció...
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One dead, more sickened in new Legionnaires’ cluster

One person has died and a total of 13 have been sickened in a new cluster of Legionnaires' cases in the Morris Park section of the Bronx. Speaking in the Bronx on Wed., Sept. 30, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett explained that the current cluster is unrelated to the...

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Turning against Trump
Contra Trump

Basta. Advocates gathered at Trump International Hotel and Tower at Columbus Circle last week to protest Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump...
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The Task Masters
Los maestros del deber

Jorel Ware se acostumbró a viajar al centro para ir a su trabo. Durante los últimos tres años, el nativo del sur del Bronx se abrió paso hasta Times Square para llegar a su trabajo de tiempo completo en McDonald’s...
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The taste of transformation
La transformación del gusto

Vegetables just didn’t make the cut. Historically, Lezrette Hutchinson’s barbecues were not veggie-friendly. But things changed after she completed a cooking program ...
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I Love the Bronx: In the Mix
Amo el Bronx: En la mezcla

Grandmaster Melle Mel y Grandmaster Caz, pioneros del hip-hop del Bronx, recientemente aparecieron en la primera presentación en vivo de Macklemore y Ryan Lewis de la canción "Downtown"...
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La ISLA Bonita

They are doing the wave at Walton. Three years after opening, Community Learning Schools are beginning to show results in the Bronx...
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From rink to riches
De la pista a la riqueza

Esta vez, son cuatro sabios los que buscan traer los regalos de navidad. Un cuarteto de funcionarios electos del Bronx está pidiendo al Departamento de Parques convertir...
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Submit and Sue Won’t Do
Alto a la sumisión

American Revolution-era orator Patrick Henry’s thought is instructive in the current national debate over police encounters with civilians in which the latter end up beaten, arrested and even killed...
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