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Aiming for access
Apuntando al acceso

Tell it in all tongues. English remains the only regularly spoken language at city meetings and public hearings in...
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Health hike
Alza en la salud

Drástico. Esos son los tipos de cambios que algunos defensores están reclamando son necesarios para mejorar...
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Community News 03.02.16

Join in the conversation on homelessness at the Museum of the City of New York on Wed., Mar. 9th at 6:30 p.m.
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Servicio de verano
Summer Service

Season your summer – with experience. Applications are open for the 2016 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)...
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Addiction Help and Resources
Ayuda y Recursos para la Adicción

New Yorkers struggling with addiction can find available addiction treatment beds by searching the...
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UC Recap – February 22 – February 27

Ya’ll remember Pastor James David Manning right? Of course you do. He is the infamous Harlem Hate Pastor, who literally hates everybody from Barack Obama to Starbucks. He does, however, love him some Trump. The good reverend has officially endorsed Donald Trump.

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Paycheck to paycheck
Cheque a cheque

Shelia Gibson, a home health aide with the Puerto Rican Family Institute, makes $11.10 an hour. She said she needs to work...
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“Doing nothing adds to the problem”
“No hacer nada suma al problema”

The Speaker was on a streak. Just one week after her State of the City address – and a day after holding a joint roundtable with Mayor Bill de Blasio...
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Zero Growth
Crecimiento Zero

The zeroes are adding up. The promotional campaign to raise awareness on traffic safety is expanding...
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Independence Movement
Movimiento de independencia

What was once a parking lot is now home sweet home for nearly 200 adults transitioning to independent living...
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Family Fight
Lucha por la licencia familiar

"Es lo que necesitamos". Iesha Sekou, residente de Harlem, dijo que el momento para romper el círculo de pobreza de las familias de...
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Vetting school violence
Investigando la violencia escolar

Rates are rising. The number of violent incidents in city schools soared by 23 percent in the last school year – making 2014-15...
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Con Edison Scam Alert
Alerta de Fraude relacionada con Con Edison

Don’t fall for the call. Con Edison is warning customers to be on alert for scams in which a caller threatens a service turnoff unless...
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Community News 02.24.16
Noticias comunitarias 02.24.16

Visite la Librería Word up el domingo 28 de febrero de 3 a 4 p.m. para una lectura del autor Jeffrey Gale. Él es un rabino ordenado...
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Summer of STEAM
Verano de STEAM

Constrúyanlo y aprenderán (y se les pagará). Los estudiantes de preparatoria con un interés en la arquitectura, la ingeniería, el...
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Did You Know?
¿Sabía usted?

CHALK ha anunciado que la solicitud Minigrant ha sido ampliada.
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Smoke-Free – and Heart Happy
Libre de humo – y corazón feliz

While we often think of cigarette smoking as causing illnesses such as cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and...
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Vital for Veterans
Vital para los Veteranos

Ahora hay una aplicación también para eso. Una nueva aplicación gratuita para su celular ofrecida por el estado busca ayudar a...
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Temporary Traffic Detour
Desvío de Tráfico Temporal

Comenzando el miércoles, 24 de febrero, el tráfico procedente del Este de la Calle 125 en Harlem buscando acceso al Puente Robert F. Kennedy...
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UC Recap – February 15 – February 20

Lin-Manuel Miranda has become a Broadway God. His latest opus, Hamilton, has completely redefined the musical and...

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1 Train Service Alert

Due to track work, 1 train service is suspended from Fri., Feb. 19th at 11:30 p.m. through Mon., Feb. 22nd at 5:00am in both directions. For alternate routes, please visit www.mta.info.

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And the winner is…
Ganador del Grammy

"No sean un trofeo". Tal fue la simple advertencia emitida por el director de escena a los miembros de la audiencia en el...
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The age of amity
La edad de la amistad

Estos médicos estaban en una misión para moverse. Tan pronto como llegaron estaban bailando al ritmo, y...
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Wellness and Warmth
Bienestar y calidez

Winter has arrived with conviction, and it looks to be sticking around for a while. The answer, however, isn’t just to hang out indoors.
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Sanders and Sharpton do Sylvia’s
Sanders se reúne con Sharpton

No era esa clase de fiesta de té. Recién salido de su rotundo triunfo en las primarias de New Hampshire una noche...
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The Speaker’s Speech
El discurso de la portavoz

Cerrar Rikers. Durante su discurso del estado de la ciudad la semana pasada, la portavoz Melissa Mark-Viverito reveló un amplio conjunto...
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The Rebels’ Cause
La causa de los rebeldes

Tune in to a panel discussion and community mixer that will focus on the importance of the Latino vote in the 2016 elections.
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The BCB Bully?
¿Intimidación del inquilino?

They're calling BCB out. Tenants at a pair of Harlem apartment buildings are up in arms over their landlord, who they say...
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Empire State Fellows Program Class
Clases del Programa ‘Empire State Fellows’

El Estado de Nueva York ha anunciado la apertura del proceso de solicitudes para la última clase del programa ‘Empire States Fellows’.
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Community News 02.17.16
Noticias Comunales 02.17.16

Visit El Museo del Barrio now through May 21st for its newest exhibition ‎"The Illusive Eye." An international survey on...
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PARKS WITHOUT BORDERS
PARQUES SIN FRONTERAS

Parques sin Fronteras es una iniciativa de Parques de Nueva York que busca hacer los parques más abiertos, acogedores y hermosos...
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New site owners seek tenants
Los nuevos propietarios buscan inquilinos

The former Pathmark supermarket site on 207th Street has been acquired by two developers, Taconic Investment Partners and...
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Vent on the Volume
Bajar el volumen

La oficina del contralor estatal Thomas DiNapoli está llevando a cabo una encuesta sobre el ruido en los barrios de la ciudad...
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UC – Recap February 8 – February 13

Have you been to Hoodwinked Escape yet? “What is Hoodwinked Escape,” you might ask. Well, it is Uptown’s very own Escape Room Adventure spot.

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Valentine’s Day Events

Learn more about the aphrodisiac food that is chocolate at Morris-Jumel Mansion on Sat., Feb. 13th from 2 – 4 p.m. Morris-Jumel Mansion's...

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Workers pan the plan
Trabajadores destrozan el plan

Is it a case of affluenza? So question ‎workers and advocates who are questioning just how "affordable" Mayor Bill de Blasio's affordable...
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Resolve on the Race
Elección decisiva

Trump fracasará. Los comentarios despectivos del candidato republicano a la presidencia, Donald Trump, sobre los hispanos, ha dañado...
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New trek to the Terrace
Develan peldaños rehabilitados

Suba derecho. La reconstrucción del oeste de la Calle 215 en Inwood está finalmente completada. Originalmente construida en...
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Supermarket Stay
Alto al desalojo

The landlord of the building housing the Associated Supermarket in Washington Heights has agreed to pause eviction...
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Petition on Pre-K
Petición sobre Pre-K

La red de escuelas charter Success Academy, cuyos fondos de la ciudad para los programas de Pre-K están en espera...
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Town hall for health
Salida por la salud

Time to let loose. Residents of Inwood and Washington Heights will soon have a unique opportunity to provide the city’s...
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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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MT – Community News 02.10.16

Se invita a los entusiastas de la fotografía a un paseo fotográfico a través de Highbridge Park el sábado 20 de febrero a las 11:30 am.
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New Online Application Process for Catholic Elementary Schools
NUEVO PROCESO DE SOLICITUD DISPONIBLE PARA ESCUELAS PRIMARIAS CATÓLICAS

Una nueva solicitud en línea y una mayor asistencia financiera están ahora disponibles para las familias que...
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FSCNY Scholarship Awards Program
Programa de Becas de FSCNY

The Financial Service Centers of New York (FSCNY), in conjunction with MoneyGram International, has launched its...
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UC Recap – February 1 – February 6

The horrible news broke recently that former NY Daily News reporter Michael Feeney had passed from complications...

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Hike on housing funds
Aumento en los fondos de vivienda

Let’s see the money. That was the message of public housing residents, community groups and elected officials who rallied at City Hall on...
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Moving at the Museum
Moverse en el museo

Acelerar el ritmo a la ciudad. Es posible que no equipare los museos con actividad física, pero el Museo de la ciudad de Nueva York...
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Honing in on health
Enfocando en la salud

The doctor was in – for a dialogue. As countries in other parts of the world grapple with the rise of the Zika virus, New York City Health Commissioner...
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Talking at Tweed
Hablando en Tweed

No se pueden graduar si no se presentan. Ese fue el mensaje de la canciller del Departamento de Educación (DOE por sus siglas en inglés), Carmen Fariña...
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