Fare hike postponed
Se pospone el aumento de tarifa

We heard you. Citing public input from hearings conducted in December, the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has decided to postpone a planned 2021 fare hike.
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Requiems and Reckonings
Réquiems y cálculos

Los escritores aprenden a mirar. En este momento, el mundo nos está dando mucho que observar, dice Roberto Carlos García. El poeta y ensayista leyó su última colección de poesía, [Elegies]...
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Eligibility, access and immigration
Elegibilidad, acceso e inmigración

Immigrants represent half of all essential workers in New York City – and one-third of all essential workers in the state. “Immigrant New Yorkers have kept this state running for the last 10 months,” said Max Hadler, Director of Health Policy...
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Hugs
Abrazos

El 2021 está aquí. Ha sido un comienzo difícil. Los improperios de consternación, exasperación, desesperación, disgusto y miedo llenan las ondas de las conversaciones personales, publicaciones en redes sociales, artículos de periódicos y transmisiones televisivas.
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Republicans Are Radical, Not Conservative

After the right-wing terrorist attack on the Capitol January 7th, some people might be confused in thinking that only Trump led us here – not Republicans.
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“We deserve more”
“Merecemos más”

Hunts Point Produce Market workers are expected to go on strike beginning Sun., Jan. 17th as new contract negotiations have been unsuccessful. It would be the first strike action by workers at the market since 1986.
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Congressman Espaillat tests positive for COVID-19
El congresista Espaillat da positivo a COVID-19

El representante Adriano Espaillat dio positivo a coronavirus, anunció en Twitter el jueves. Espaillat tuiteó que dio positivo a pesar de recibir ambas dosis de la vacuna COVID-19.
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Race in Rezoning
Raza y rezonificación

Revisit the rezonings. A bill that would require a racial impact study be conducted prior to any potential rezonings is before the New York City Council, which held a hearing on January 11 to examine the issue.
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“The virus is merciless”
“El virus es despiadado”

José Cáseres has seen COVID up close. Cáseres, who was born in Cuba and grew up in Washington Heights, had people close to him fall victim to coronavirus.
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Realizing Resilience
Realizando la resiliencia

De niñas, Daphne y Wanda eran inseparables. Se conocieron en Long Island cuando la madre de Daphne salía con el padre de Wanda. Esa relación no duró, pero Daphne y Wanda se unieron como hermanas.
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Special election date set for City Council districts
Se declara la fecha de elección extraordinaria para distritos del Concejo Municipal

To Congress and to the courtroom. With two elected officials moving to new posts in Washington, D.C. and to Bronx Supreme Court, a couple of local City Council...
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Beware the Pity Pitch
Cuidado con las llamadas “tristes”

"Abuela, soy yo. Por favor, no le digas a mamá". Por lo general, así es como comienza la llamada telefónica, con una súplica sincera de alguien, generalmente una persona más joven...
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