Tag Archives: Politics/government

IDC unveils budget agenda
IDC revela agenda de presupuesto

Members of the State Senate’s Independent Democratic Conference (IDC) have released an agenda for the 2018 state budget. Among the...
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Vance pushes for Victims Act
Vance impulsa Ley de Víctimas

Apruébenla ya. El fiscal de distrito de Manhattan, Cyrus Vance Jr., hizo un llamado al gobernador Andrew Cuomo para que priorice la...
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De Blasio sworn in for second term
De Blasio en segundo mandato

It’s twice the Bill. Bill de Blasio was sworn in for his second term as mayor of New York City on January 1. An estimated 950 people braved bitterly...
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Twelve killed as fire tears through Bronx apartment building
Doce muertos tras incendio que destruyó edificio de apartamentos del Bronx

Un incendio destruyó un edificio de apartamentos de cinco pisos en el Bronx el jueves por la noche matando a 12 personas, incluyendo...
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Going Large at Lehman
Creciendo en Lehman

It’s a new arena for the arts. The Lehman Center for the Performing Arts is about to undergo a major expansion and improvement project...
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Countdown on the Concourse
Cuenta regresiva en la Concourse

Holy street names, Batman. Covert identities have long held sway in the world of superheroes, but one determined group in the Bronx...
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New deputy borough president named
Nueva vicepresidenta es nombrada

Marricka Scott-McFadden has been named the new Deputy Bronx Borough President, beginning in January 2018. “Marricka Scott-McFadden has...
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AG warns of immigration scams
Se advierte sobre estafas de inmigración

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is warning immigrant communities that fraudsters are posing as Immigration and Customs...
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Battle in the Bronx
Batalla en el Bronx

The city has announced it will distribute 100,000 naloxone kits.

The Bronx has a new weapon in the battle against the opioid epidemic. A group of social service providers has formed...
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Dispute on DACA
Disputa sobre DACA

It is estimated an average of 122 immigrant youths lose their DACA status every day.

Carolina Fung Feng llegó a los Estados Unidos cuando era niña en 2001. Nació y creció en Costa Rica de padres...
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Contentions and Compromise
Disputas y concesión

La tensión y el tumulto llegaron a un punto crítico el martes pasado. Después de años de protestas y manifestaciones, un proyecto de ley...
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Converting Cluster Sites
Conversión de sitios clúster

Permanent will prevail. So insisted Mayor Bill de Blasio in a recent announcement on his administration's...
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