Local

At the ready at the ER
Listos en la sala

Hospital officials have announced that a “significant” phase of the new $100 million Morgan Stanley Adult Emergency Department at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital...
En-espanol

Read More »

Ring in the rink
Pista de hielo en la piscina

Esto podría ayudar a enfriar un poco las cosas. Tomar un chapuzón en la piscina Highbridge durante el verano pronto será tan fácil como ir a dar una vuelta en su superficie helada, llegado el invierno...
In-English

Read More »

Compassionate treatment for all
Tratamiento compasivo para todos

Medical marijuana will finally be available in New York. But where will it accessible? It is welcome news that five licenses were awarded to organizations that will be able to manufacture and distribute...
En-espanol

Read More »

MT- Community News 08.05.15
MT- Noticias Comunitarias 08.05.15

El Museo del Barrio se transformará en la pista de baile del verano más caluroso del barrio el miércoles 19 de agosto, ya que la disco silenciosa del Lincoln Center llega a East Harlem...
In-English

Read More »

Wage win
Victoria salarial

They're lovin' it. On Wed., July 22, New York's Wage Board voted to approve a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers in chain restaurants...
En-espanol

Read More »

Smart Starts
Inicio inteligente

Con el regreso a clases a la vuelta de la esquina, contar con soluciones fáciles, frescas y saludables para el almuerzo y la cena es más importante que nunca....
In-English

Read More »

Breaks by the books
Ahorre ahora

The Department of Taxation and Finance is reminding New Yorkers that qualifying clothing and footwear purchases are exempt from New York sales tax year-round....
En-espanol

Read More »

MCAP Grants
Subvenciones MCAP

La presidenta del condado de Manhattan, Gale A. Brewer, ha abierto el plazo de solicitudes para el programa de subvenciones Premio de la Comunidad de Manhattan...
In-English

Read More »

Men: Make Screenings a Healthy Habit
Hombres: hacer de los exámenes de salud un hábito sano

Did you know that the projected life expectancy of a man born in the United State in 2015 is 76 years and 5 months?...
En-espanol

Read More »

New look at CNR
Nueva Mirada en CNR

Agarraron un NACUBO. El Colegio de New Rochelle (CNR, por sus siglas en inglés), que tiene recintos en el Alto Manhattan y el Bronx...
In-English

Read More »

The Bash on the Bridge
Festejo en el puente

The party was going strong – and high. NYC Parks joined Comptroller Scott Stringer, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, City Council Speaker...
En-espanol

Read More »

Marching to a new beat
Marchando a un nuevo ritmo

Los funcionarios del nuevo Desfile del Día Dominicano Inc. anunciaron a los homenajeados del Desfile del Día Dominicano 2015, que se celebrará el domingo 9 de agosto....
In-English

Read More »

When closed doors are good for business
Cuando las puertas cerradas es buen negocio

As summertime temperatures rise, local store owners tend to crank up the air conditioning.‎ But retailers that leave their doors open while running the AC are not only harming the environment.‎...
En-espanol

Read More »

A Change of Pace

There’s a shift in the wind. West Harlem Environmental Justice (WE ACT) has released a comprehensive Climate Action Plan (CAP) specifically for Northern Manhattan....

Read More »

A nice pitch
Exito a lo amable

Linda Kaplan Thaler, ex alumna del City College de Nueva York (CCNY por sus siglas en inglés), ha creado publicidad reconocida en prácticamente todos los hogares del país....
In-English

Read More »

IDEA SCALE

You know our community best. Let’s make it better – together. As a resident or business owner in the 33rd Precinct, we invite you to take part in a new and exciting way to address your top concerns...
En-espanol

Read More »

Curtain call for the Coliseum?
¿Ovación final para el Coliseo?

Un antiguo cine de Washington Heights con una rica historia podría ser transformado en un moderno centro comercial. El Teatro Coliseo, situado en la esquina de la calle 181 y Broadway, fue inaugurado en 1920...
In-English

Read More »

Keep Safe in the Heat
Manténgase a salvo durante el color

Heat related illness is serious, but can be prevented. Prolonged exposure to the heat and direct sunlight can be very harmful, and in some cases, fatal. Heat can also aggravate or worsen certain health conditions...
En-espanol

Read More »

Disposing of Potentially Harmful Household Items?
¿Eliminando Artículos de su Hogar Potencialmente Dañinos?

La Comisionada de Sanidad, Kathryn García, anunció la segunda ronda de eventos de disposición del Departamento SAFE (Solventes, Automotriz, Inflamables y Electrónicos) para proveerle a los residentes de la ciudad...
In-English

Read More »

Back to the future
De vuelta al futuro

They go way back.Roberto D. Álvarez has known Jimmy Rodríguez since he was a teenager. “I started working with him at Jimmy’s Bronx Café,” said Álvarez, referring to the first eatery the restaurateur he opened in 1993...
En-espanol

Read More »

UC Recap- July 20 – July 25

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, the latest film by director Stanley Nelson, masterfully tells the story of the rise and subsequent fall of the Black Panther Party...

Read More »

Missives for the Pontiff
Mensajes para el pontífice

En honor a la visita del Papa Francisco a los Estados Unidos del 22 al 27 de septiembre, Caridades Católicas de Nueva York ha lanzado CharityHasNoBoundaries.org, un nuevo sitio digital donde la gente de todo el país...
In-English

Read More »

MT- Community News 07.29.15
MT- Noticias comunitarias 07.29.15

Join the Moose Hall Theatre Company for its final performance of Henry IV as part of the Inwood Shakespeare Festival at the Inwood Park on Sat., Aug. 1st at 7 p.m.‎ The festival was conceived and developed by Ted Minos and collaborators ...
En-espanol

Read More »

More than parlor talk
Más que hablar

“I wanted to shoot for the stars.” Though Gabrielle Jasmin had always aimed high, studying the skies wasn’t what interested her. It was the idea of working in white that drove her....
En-espanol

Read More »

SBS as SOS?
¿SBS como SOS?

Funcionarios electos y defensores del transporte se reunieron en West Harlem el jueves 16 de julio para exigir la rápida conclusión de un carril exclusivo para autobús para la M60 en toda la calle 125....
In-English

Read More »

Tagged by Thompson
Capturado por Thompson

Cole Thompson is the founder and curator of the MyInwood.Net, which reveals the unique history of the northernmost corner of Manhattan. Whether focusing on the legacy of Inwood’s own Princess Naomi...
En-espanol

Read More »

One year later
Un año después

Ellos no olvidan. El primer aniversario de la muerte de Eric Garner estuvo marcado por toda la ciudad con mítines, vigilias y protestas, y los participantes insistieron en que seguirán presionando para que se haga justicia en su caso....
In-English

Read More »

“Our streets, not Wall Street”
“Nuestras calles, no Wall Street”

A sweltering heat wave did little to tamp the enthusiasm of yellow taxi drivers and their backers, this past Mon., July 20th.
En-espanol

Read More »

Keep cool with Con Ed
Manténgase fresco con Con Ed

With hot and muggy weather ahead, Con Edison wants to remind customers to use energy wisely, while saving money. New Yorkers can stay cool all summer by following these money-saving conservation tips...
En-espanol

Read More »

Taken with TINGO
Encantadas con TINGO

El viernes 24 de julio, TINGO: Grita Fuerte, una organización de derechos humanos y culturales para las mujeres de ascendencia africana, organizará la cuarta celebración anual...
In-English

Read More »

MT- Community News 07.22.15
MT- Noticias Comunitarias 07.22.15

Visit Sherman Creek Park on Tues., Jul. 28th as the New York Restoration Project (NYRP) presents its first Summer Movie Night. An annual series, the Summer...
En-espanol

Read More »

Is Uber similar to Walmart?
Es Uber Igual a Wal-Mart?

Cuando los progresistas se hicieron cargo de ambos lados del gobierno municipal en la ciudad de Nueva York, quedamos con orgullo bajo...
In-English

Read More »

Care Starts With You
Cuidar de los demás empieza en ti

One of my favorite quotes is by Rosalynn Carter. It is, “There are only four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers.”...
En-espanol

Read More »

UC Recap- July 13 – July 18

On Tuesday July 14th, 2015, 71 years later, Oskar Gruning, 94 years old, was convicted for complicity in the mass murder of Jews during WW II. Local novelist A.J. Sidransky penned a poignant and personal piece about his own relatives that were deported to Auschwitz...

Read More »

Pre-K Seats Still Available
Lugares disponibles en pre-jardín de infantes

Aún hay disponibilidad en lugares de pre-jardín de infantes gratuito, de día completo y de alta calidad. Este verano, por primera vez, el Departamento de Educación...
In-English

Read More »

Break for dance

Statement Arts is hosting free hip-hop dance classes by artist Lya Pouleyy for children ages 5-14 starting this Sat., Jul. 18th. Classes will be divided up by age, and will be hosted over three weeks. The workshop will take place at the United Palace, at 176th Street and Broadway...

Read More »

Garner Anniversary Events

Various events are being held throughout the city to commemorate the one-year anniversary of death of Eric Garner. Below is a selected list. Fri., July 17th - Manhattan 5:30 p.m. Millions March NYC, NYC ShutItDown, Peoples Power Assemblies and Black Lives Matter NYC...

Read More »

Reading rules
Reglas de lectura

Alexandra won’t be bored this summer. She’ll be busy instead. The P.S. 5 Inwood student is gearing up for her entry into the third grade this fall with a stacked summer – literally....
En-espanol

Read More »

Strokes, in step
Pinceladas para el bien

"Era un desastre caminando". Russell M. recordó cómo se enfrentó a los tribunales después de luchar contra el abuso de sustancias. Era agosto de 2014 y tenía que hacer un cambio....
In-English

Read More »

Lean in to listen
Apoyarse para escuchar

These hills too are alive with the sound of music. Listen Closely, a new chamber music Initiative established by artists James Waldo and Rose Hashimoto, is bringing classical music ot local residents...
En-espanol

Read More »

Make that an MD
Lograr un título en medicina

The doctors will be in. For the first time in its nearly 170-year history, the City University of New York and City College will award the MD degree.
En-espanol

Read More »

The new Power Rangers
Los nuevos Power Rangers

Most New Yorkers wouldn't consider taking the stairs to reach the top of the Empire State Building, but by late August, some uptown summer campers might feel like they've done that dozens of times...
En-espanol

Read More »

Settlement reached in Garner case
Acuerdo alcanzado en el caso Garner

La familia de Eric Garner ha alcanzado un acuerdo de $5.9 millones de dólares con la ciudad. El anuncio fue hecho el lunes 13 de julio por el contralor Scott Stringer y un abogado de la familia Garner....
In-English

Read More »

Summer Eye Hazards
Los Peligros del Verano para los Ojos

Two of the most often overlooked body organs are the eyes. If you want to live a healthy life overall, you must learn how to keep...
En-espanol

Read More »

A Talk with Thompson
Una plática con Thompson

Hace un año, la oficina del fiscal del distrito de Brooklyn anunció que no buscaría arrestos por drogas de bajo nivel. Específicamente: no procesaría a las personas arrestadas...
In-English

Read More »

Market Share
Póngase de verde

Get your green on. This summer, Northern Manhattan residents can again return to a local source for their fresh greens – and reds...
En-espanol

Read More »

Stairway to Heaven
Escalera al cielo

La escalera Brush ha vuelto. La cinta fue cortada en la histórica y recién restaurada escalera John T. Brush, justo en el 102° aniversario de su inauguración...
In-English

Read More »

A mannered meal
Una comida amable

Tai Muhammed had an important date this past Tues., Jul. 7th. The professional chef, who routinely presents diners through a unique...
En-espanol

Read More »

Savor the swirl
Saborear el remolino

Los fuegos artificiales no tienen que desaparecer. Aunque las celebraciones del Día de la Independencia han concluido, hay una nueva razón para levantar una copa...
In-English

Read More »

MT- Community News 07.15.15
MT- Noticias Comunales 07.15.15

Join the New York Restoration Project (NYPR) on Sat., Jul. 25th, from 8:30 – 11 a.m. for a community clean-up opportunity, which is open to all volunteers and families of all skill level and experience...
En-espanol

Read More »