Tag Archives: Community

The eternal summer (in a bowl)
El eterno verano (en un tazón)

The forecast is calling for another snow storm. It always is these days. More snow, slush, and ice. You’re likely to...
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I Love the Bronx: The Polar Bears

Amo el Bronx: Los osos polares

Amo el Bronx: Los osos polares

Since I set out to discover the Bronx several years ago, there has never been a dull moment. This past Valentine Day's weekend was no exception.
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February – Short, But Oh-So-Sweet!
Febrero – ¡Corto, pero oh, tan dulce!

Teaching our children about African-American culture is critical to shaping a world view that is expansive and informed. What better...
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Bragging at Bombonada
Presumiendo en la Bombonada

Bragging rights are in play – you’ll need to grab a fork. Ten blocks north of La Casa de Mofongo, the culinary institution that has arguably elevated the...
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New director named for Bronx Writers Center

Centro de Escritores del Bronx nombra nuevo director

Centro de Escritores del Bronx nombra nuevo director

The Bronx Writers Center (BWC), the literary wing of the Bronx Council on the Arts, has announced that author, editor and publisher Charlie Vázquez...
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Spinning and soothing
Hilando y calmando

Kyra Caruso leads a double life. At night, she’s dressed to the nines, and works in clubs as a deejay. When the evening’s done, she grabs a bag...
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Easy as UPK
Fácil como UPK

En una de sus primeras conferencias de prensa, el alcalde Bill de Blasio y un grupo de once sindicatos activos en toda la ciudad y el estado, dirigieron la carga a uno de los ambiciosos objetivos de su campaña: un aumento en los impuestos a los ricos para ayudar a subsidiar el pre-jardín de infantes...
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An immaculate tribute
Un tributo inmaculado

“We cannot allow our creative protest to degenerate into physical violence,” said Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He spoke through the young voice of Edward...
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WHEDCo Melrose Community Survey

Do you live, work, or go to school in Melrose (zip codes 10451, 10455, 10456)? Bronx Community Board 3 is asking for your participation in taking this survey of the Melrose neighborhood area, created by WHEDCo. Please take a few minutes to complete...

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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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MUNICIPAL CREDIT UNION ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2014 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

MUNICIPAL CREDIT UNION ESTÁ ACEPTANDO SOLICITUDES PARA EL PROGRAMA DE BECAS 2014

MUNICIPAL CREDIT UNION ESTÁ ACEPTANDO SOLICITUDES PARA EL PROGRAMA DE BECAS 2014

Municipal Credit Union (MCU) ha comenzado a aceptar solicitudes para sus becas de 2014. La unión de crédito otorgará $66,000 dólares en becas de estudio en 2014....
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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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