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Fend off Fraud
Defiéndase del fraude

Los ladrones de identidad utilizan cada vez más los dispositivos conocidos como "skimmers", los cuales se adhieren a los cajeros automáticos o...
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Brawl at Inwood school denounced
Denuncian violencia afuera de la escuela Inwood

Not in our community. That was the message of elected officials and concerned parents after a wild brawl outside an Inwood school left seven students...
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Rangers Take You to the River
Remando juntos

New York City is surrounded by water, yet we tend not to spend much time actually on it. But take my word for it: the water is there...
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Taste Test
Prueba de Sabor

Opportunity was theirs for the nibbling.Uptown food vendors were recently given a chance to exhibit their goods to potential retail partners...

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E is for Excellent
E es por Excelencia

Standout teachers have a new opportunity to shine. The Empire State Excellence in Teaching Program, as recently announced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo...
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Uc Recap – May 9nd – May 14th

Please do the following: Go to http://www.ptp.nyc/ and purchase your tickets for The People’s Theatre Project’s annual benefit...

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Reading Reps
Lanzados en Lectura

Antes de que pudieran ir por los libros, tuvieron que hacer sentadillas. Los estudiantes de la escuela primaria bilingüe Dos Puentes pasaron su tarde...
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The Wizard brings Wild Style
Wild Style llega al United Palace

Director Charlie Ahearn on set (left) and today (right).

They’ll be putting it down at the Palace. The United Palace of Cultural Arts (UPCA) will soon screen the iconic 1983 film...
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Abrupt closure of center causes alarm
Buscan reapertura de centro de rehabilitación diurno

It’s a case of CRSC v. CSEA. So charge families and workers who rallied on Thurs., May 5th to call for the reopening of a Harlem center serving mostly...
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Developing DACA
DACA en desarrollo

Comiencen a correr la voz. La Oficina del Alcalde para Asuntos de Inmigración (MOIA por sus siglas en inglés) se ha asociado con...
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Friend the Fest
Se necesitan voluntarios‎

The 32nd Medieval Festival will take place on Sun., Sept. 18th from 11:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. in Fort Tryon Park and volunteers are needed...
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Passion Project
Proyecto pasión

They’ll be packing. On Fri., May 13th, public school students from District 6 and the Urban Arts Partnership will descend upon United Palace...
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Community News 05.11.16
Noticias Comunitarias 05.11.16

Visit the Dyckman Farmhouse Museum on Sat., May 14th from 5 – 7:30 p.m. for a special benefit event. The historic farmhouse is the oldest...
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Coming together for clean power
Uniéndose por la energía limpia

He knows how to work a spotlight. Now, award-winning actor and environmentalist Mark Ruffalo wants to cast the focus on clean power in New York.
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Watch Your Mouth
Cuide su boca

El cáncer oral es uno de los cánceres de más rápido crecimiento actualmente. Según la Sociedad Americana del Cáncer, más de....
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Find your Funds
Encuentre sus fondos

Personal de la oficina del contralor del estado de Nueva York, Thomas P. DiNapoli, asistirá a eventos comunitarios a lo largo de este mes para...
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UC Recap – May 2nd – May 7th

The United Palace is taking you back to 1983 with the classic hip-hop film, Wild Style. Not only will you get to see the genre defining film in...

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Looking for loot?
¿Buscando el botín?

Get ready for a stellar Saturday. The jackpot for this Saturday’s Powerball drawing is a whopping $415,000,000 – that is over...
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Michelen on the move
Michelen en movimiento

Stephanie Batista’s plight was a familiar one. Like many mothers working outside the home, she was in need of a good day care
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Drawing on the dynamic
Dibujando dínamos

There were icons and comics – but thankfully, no con. Students from afterschool and community center programs funded by the Department...
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Are You Art Smart?

Would you like to improve your memory? Interested in gaining ever more mental might?

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A sweet sixteen
Dulces dieciséis

Another day, another record. The honors keep pouring in for Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway megahit Hamilton.
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Success squares off
Success se pone en guardia

La fundadora de las Escuelas Charter Success Academy, Eva Moskowitz, tiene un nuevo mensaje para el alcalde Bill de Blasio: "Nos vemos en la corte".
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MOM: Stories about the one without whom you wouldn’t be

No Name Comedy/Variety Show producer Eric Vetter brings New York's established and emerging authors and storytellers to...
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Carding for care
Tarjeta con nueva trama

This hook-up is for health. The city has announced it is adding even more benefits for IDNYC cardholders, this time to improve access to...
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Sign Up
Inscríbase

This past week, we marked College Signing Day – a day of great excitement and celebration. Across all five boroughs, high school seniors have made their final...
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Silver sentenced to 12 years in prison
Silver condenado a 12 años de prisión

El ex presidente de Asamblea del estado de Nueva York, Sheldon Silver, fue condenado a 12 años de prisión por cargos federales de corrupción el martes...
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Broadening access for black immigrants
Ampliando el acceso

"¡Las vidas de los inmigrante negros también importan!" Los miembros del grupo de defensa Coalición de Inmigración de Nueva York (NYIC por sus siglas en inglés)
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Community News 05.04.16
Noticias Comunitarias 05.04.16

Ana Castillo ha sido llamada una de las voces más poderosas de la literatura chicana. Nancy Mercado es la editora de la primera antología...
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Aces for Anna
Ases para Anna

Lo logró. La ganadora 2016 del Concurso de Carteles del Paseo de las Artes de la Alianza de las Artes del Norte Manhattan...
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Spell of Sunshine
Hechizo ‘Sunshine’

To mark April, which has been designated Project Sunshine Month, volunteers worked to bring cheer to uptown children...
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The Importance of Healthy Eating
La Importancia de Comer Saludable

Las enfermedades cardiovasculares son la principal causa de muerte en los Estados Unidos y causa una significativa carga en nuestro sistema de salud.
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Four Star Scholars

Flying high? Four Star Leadership is accepting high school students’ applications and nominations for its free world-class summer...
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Street Level
A nivel de calle

New Yorkers, young and young at heart, (re)visited the days when stickball, pogo sticks, hula hoops, double-dutch, yo-yos, and...
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UC Recap – April 25 – April 30

Segregation is a thing of the past right? Wrong. Segregation is alive and doing quite well across the country and right here in NYC.

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Fun with the Fund
Diversión con el Fondo

De a su hijo la experiencia de su vida. El Fondo Fresh Air está preparando su verano número 140 de servir a los niños de la ciudad de Nueva York.
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Demand in Denim
Demanda en mezclilla

“I am not invisible.” Gina Simo spoke firmly, adding, “It’s time for healing.” The teacher, a survivor of sexual abuse, came with friend Heidi to an April 27 rally at...
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“We are out of time”
“Nos hemos quedado sin tiempo”

"La crisis humanitaria está aquí". Hablando en la apertura de la Cumbre de la Diáspora de Puerto Rico/puertorriqueños...
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Rally Rousers
Manifestantes que incitan

They came seeking summer. Hundreds of schoolchildren, parents and advocates staged a boisterous rally on the steps of City Hall on Monday...
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From NYCHA to NASA
De NYCHA a la NASA

Antes de que ella fuese la siguiente, fue la primera. La Dra. Aprille Ericsson, ingeniera aeroespacial de la Administración Nacional del...
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On the line
Citizenship Now! alberga centro anual de llamadas

¡Que repique la ciudadanía! Jesús Huerta se sentó y esperó ansiosamente una llamada telefónica.
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Paging the prize
Premio de Páginas

Es hora de los (otros) Óscares. Dos bibliotecas del Norte de Manhattan han sido reconocidas por logros sobresalientes por un programa de...
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Community News 04.27.16
Noticias Comunitarias 04.27.16

Visit the Allen Pavilion/NY Presbyterian Hospital on Fri., Apr. 29th from 6 – 7:30 p.m. for a class on communing via bike.
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Fresh and clean
Fresco y limpio

Wipe the slate. In order to reduce unnecessary arrests for low-level summons warrants, and to provide those with open summons...
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Election Day Problems?
¿Problemas el día de las elecciones?

If you experienced a problem or barrier to voting in the April 19, 2016 Primary Election, please share your experience with...
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Harlem Park to Park Launches Vendor Food Fair
Feria Gastronómica de Proveedores

Parque a Parque de Harlem, la Universidad Columbia y sus socios, copatrocinarán a 20 proveedores locales de...
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Safe schools for all
Escuelas seguras para todos

Education isn’t just for well-behaved students. Every child deserves the opportunity to learn. Though well intentioned, the zero tolerance policies...
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UC Recap – April 18 – April 23

Lin-Manuel Miranda continues to amaze, astound and inspire. He started off last week by winning the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and a few days later...

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Earth Day Weekend in Inwood
Fin de semana del Día de la Tierra en Inwood

Join friends and neighbors Earth Day Weekend to reforest, recycle, and relax in Inwood Hill Park.
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Dial “S” for Strike
Marque “H” para huelga

Estos trabajadores se quedan en las líneas. Más de 36,000 empleados de Verizon han colgado y se han unido a los piquetes, optando...
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