Tag Archives: Environment

Talking the Bronx 03.30.16
Hablando del Bronx 03.30.16

Visit the Lehman College Art Gallery now through Apr. 28th for its latest exhibition “Architectural Intersections”. Architecture is a...
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No car? No cares
¿Sin carro? No se preocupe

Ditch the drive. Lawmakers and transportation advocates are asking residents to imagine a car-free New York.
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Talking the Bronx 03.02.16

Visit the Hostos Center for Arts and Culture now through Apr. 30th for “The History of Latin Music and Latin Jazz,”
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Rewards for the Road
Recompensas para Road

It was a big day for the BID. The Fordham Road Business Improvement District (BID) marked its 10th anniversary with...
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State expands testing and action against Zika virus
El estado amplía las pruebas y la acción contra el virus Zika

El Departamento de Salud del estado de Nueva York (DOH por sus siglas en inglés) ha ampliado el programa gratuito de...
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Yearning at the yard
Anhelo en el depósito

Todos a bordo del tren de desarrollo. El presidente del condado del Bronx, Rubén Díaz Jr., está abogando porque la ciudad...
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RISE relief
Alivio RISE

Sandy was the largest Atlantic hurricane ever recorded. Ravaging the Northeast in October 2012, it left a trail of massive destruction in its wake...
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Snow Struck
Nevada

After last year's prediction of a record snowstorm that produced a little more than a dusting, weather forecasters hit the nail on the head...
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Snowstorm Tips and Awareness

Due to the anticipated arrival of winter storm Jonas this Saturday, the New York City area needs to stay informed and be ready for possible high winds, snow accumulations, and...

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I Love the Bronx: Trees ‘R Us
Yo amo el Bronx: ‘Trees ‘R Us’

Eight years ago, city stakeholders had a vision that a million trees could be planted in New York. The initiative, named MillionTreesNYC and organized by the Parks Department...
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Talking the Bronx 11.25.15

A Christmas “parranda” is a traditional Puerto Rican gathering of friends or family visiting a home and bringing lively music...
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I Love the Bronx: Very Virginia
Amo el Bronx: Corazón en Virginia

I've spent the last week visiting family in Ponce, Puerto Rico.It is always a joy to be back on the island, a very different scene than New York's concrete jungle...
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Talking the Bronx 09.09.15
Hablando del Bronx 09.02.15 09.09.15

Visite el Centro de Bellas Artes de Lehman para “Un Tributo a las Grandes Bandas Latinas”, el sábado, 19 de septiembre a las 8:00 pm. La presentación tendrá la legendaria Orquesta Machito y la Orquesta Mambo Legends...
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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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Sigh in the sky
Suspiro en el cielo

The skyline will not rise in the west. LG Electronics USA and environmental and local advocacy organizations, who had been locked in disagreement – and a legal battle – over the company’s new North American headquarters in New Jersey...
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A Romance Rekindled
Un romance reavivado

Hubo amor en el aire. Casi medio siglo después de su cierre, el puente más antiguo de Nueva York ha reabierto oficialmente...
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I Love the Bronx – The Flotilla
Amo el Bronx – La Flotilla

The Bronx River Alliance held its Flotilla this past Sat., May 2nd. The annual fundraising event kicks off paddling season in our borough.
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NEW SPRING 2015 SEASON OF CITYPARKS SENIORS FITNESS

City Parks Foundation welcomes all New Yorkers, age 60 and over, to participate in CityParks Seniors Fitness presented by Airbnb...

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I Love the Bronx – Crotona Park
Amo el Bronx – Parque Crotona

Realicé un proyecto fotográfico de parques en las últimas semanas. Mientras viajaba de parque en parque, leí fragmentos de un libro titulado...
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Talking the Bronx 03.25.15
Hablando del Bronx 03.25.15

Spring for the Bronx Action Tours, sponsored by the Bronx Tourism Council, will return on Apr. 17th. Activities include hiking, biking, and canoeing along...
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I Love the Bronx – Hot at Hostos

Amo el Bronx – Cálido en Hostos

Amo el Bronx – Cálido en Hostos

Mientras miraba en mi calendario los eventos del próximo mes, noté que muchos de los que estoy esperando se están celebrando en el Colegio Comunal Hostos. Eche un vistazo por sí mismo.
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I Love the Bronx- River Hearing
Amo el Bronx – Reunión sobre el río

El Río Bronx es el único río de agua dulce de la ciudad de Nueva York. Corre aproximadamente 23 millas desde su fuente en el embalse Kensico...
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Talking the Bronx 09.24.14
Hablando del Bronx 10.01.14

On Sun., Oct. 5th, residents are invited to join Chestnut Holdings, The Bronx is Blooming and the Department of ...
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I Love the Bronx: Street Steps
Amo el Bronx: Calles escalera

Al crecer, visitábamos a la familia que vivía en las avenidas Tiebout y Marion, cerca de Fordham Road. Para ir de una ubicación a otra, utilizábamos la calle escalera de la calle 187...
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Conservation a la Clinton

It was billed an “Elephant’s Tale” – and fittingly, many giants turned out in support. At its Annual Gala this past Thurs., Jun. 12th, the Wildlife Conservation...
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Make the Best Choice against Hydrofracking

La Mejor Opción para Proteger de la Fractura Hidráulica

La Mejor Opción para Proteger de la Fractura Hidráulica

Desde 2008, las compañías multinacionales de petróleo y gas han cabildeado agresivamente en Albany para que se apruebe la utilización del...
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Talking the Bronx 5.07.14
Hablando del Bronx 5.07.14

From Thur., May 8th to Sun., May 18th, the borough of the Bronx invites all to enjoy "The Best of The Bronx" during the Annual Bronx Week Celebration.
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I Love the Bronx: Gupta Power
Yo amo el Bronx: El poder de Gupta

Bronx resident Mike Gupta is this year’s recipient of Con Edison highest honor – the Living Our Values award. The annual award is presented...
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Pa’lante con Pitch
Pa’lante con Pitch

Pitch creció en el sur del Bronx, con ganas de ser policía. Pero sus cinco pies de estatura significaban que no podía pasar el examen físico...
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I Love the Bronx: Green Thumbs Unite

Amo el Bronx: Green Thumbs Unidos

Amo el Bronx: Green Thumbs Unidos

Aproximadamente 1,500 personas de todos los municipios se unieron para aprender, compartir y crear redes en el evento de todo el día. Ray Figueroa, presidente de la Junta...
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Wave Hill Events 04.02.14

Hello spring! Wave hill is ushering in the new season with a special, Target Free weekend weekend. Come admire the flowering gardens...
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Wave Hill Events

With the gardens just beginning to hint at the new season, it's time to anticipate Mother Nature’s stunning spring palette.
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Growing the urban forest
Creciendo el bosque urbano

New York City's landscape is about to get much greener. This spring, the New York Restoration Project (NYRP) will...
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I Love the Bronx: Catalyst
Amo el Bronx: Catalizador

El lunes 10 de marzo, el programa catalizador de Partnerships for Parks realizó un taller titulado "Diálogos catalizadores: comunidades construyendo...
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A Mighty Machine
Una máquina poderosa

Why a simple click you can help students from the South Bronx continue their mission of providing sustainable solutions to combat food insecurity.
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“Not a typical office building”

“No es un típico edificio de oficinas”

“No es un típico edificio de oficinas”

Trouble is brewing on both sides of the Hudson.A towering structure proposed by LG Electronics is getting a lot of push back from elected officials...
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