Public Safety

Tough talk for sweet success
Palabras duras, dulce exito

No habrá endulzado aquí. La Asociación Americana de Diabetes de Nueva York, en colaboración con Healthfirst, anunció su Expo 2015 de la Asociación Americana de Diabetes...
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Hit-and-run driver sought
Se busca conductor que atropelló y huyó

La policía todavía está en busca de un conductor que atropelló, y huyó, matando a un hombre del Bronx en una intersección muy transitada de Marble Hill, el pasado lunes 23 de febrero.
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“Let’s challenge ourselves”
“Vamos a desafiarnos a nosotros mismos”

Escándalo. Amor. Amistad. El gobernador Andrew Cuomo visitó el norte de Manhattan el pasado lunes 23 de febrero, para presentar su "Agenda de Oportunidades 2015"...
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A delicious delivery
Una deliciosa entrega

They took it to the streets. Chefs Marcus Samuelsson and Daniel Boulud left behind their kitchens and personally delivered meals to homebound elderly residents...
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Boost at the Boards
Aumento en las Juntas

Everyone’s looking to get on board. Uptown’s Community Boards saw a major boost in the number of applicants vying to join as members, and some of the most....
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The workers among us

MTA bus operators carry more than two million passengers every day over the most difficult routes in the world, constantly congested with traffic and pedestrians. The Transport Workers Union, Local 100, alone represents more than 10,000 of these operators. It would be nearly impossible to find someone living in this city for any length...

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Milk on the move
Movimiento materno

Cuando Sherrisse-Lee Lewis regresó al trabajo después de tener un hijo, tuvo que aprender rápidamente cómo equilibrar las obligaciones de la maternidad con las de la vida laboral...
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Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s State of the City 2015

Bienvenidos! Won-Ying! Welcome to El Barrio, East Harlem! Thank you to our Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer! Thank you to Reverend Que English from the Bronx Christian Fellowship...

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Arisen in the Heights
Recuperado en the Heights

They heard the alarms. Franck De Las Mercedes and his wife Nicola figured it was probably a neighbor burning breakfast. He kissed...
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“Best” vests for Finest
“Los mejores” para los mejores

Los mejores de la ciudad pronto encontrarán la forma en una nueva moda. El pasado viernes 4 de febrero, la administración de...
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Woman to Woman
Mujer a Mujer

Cada minuto muere una mujer por enfermedad cardiaca en los Estados Unidos, y más del 90 por ciento de las mujeres en...
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Tips to Stay Safe
Sobre el Acetaminofén

El acetaminofén es el ingrediente más comúnmente usado en medicinas en América. Se encuentra en más de 600 medicinas...
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Severe weather warning for New York City

Advertencia de clima severo para la ciudad

Snow, sleet, and freezing rain will create dangerous travel conditions Sunday evening and during Monday morning and evening rush hour commutes.
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Weather advisory for Thurs., Jan. 29th

The New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) issued a weather advisory for light snow and cold temperatures beginning the evening of Thurs., Jan. 29th, through the Sat., Jan. 31st. “Light snow expected Thursday night through Friday morning, with dangerously frigid temperatures and life-threatening...

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Parking regulations suspended through Jan. 31st

The New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, announced on Wed., Jan. 28th that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Thu., Jan. 29th, Fri., Jan. 30th, and Sat., Jan. 31th to facilitate snow removal.

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Bust goes the blizzard
Fracaso de tormenta

El pronóstico era grave. Los meteorólogos y los funcionarios electos anticiparon que la tormenta Juno, el primer fenómeno meteorológico importante...
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AG files suit against co-op
Fiscal general presenta demanda contra cooperativa

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has sided with local tenants, filing a lawsuit against a Washington Heights housing cooperative.
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“I’m only looking forward”
“Sólo estoy mirando hacia adelante”

Un nuevo e innovador programa basado en el Bronx busca ayudar a personas en libertad condicional de la ciudad de Nueva York...
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Aid for scam victims

Local families victimized by a housing scam will soon receive some relief, after an Inwood man has created an online fundraiser to help them recover money they lost to a con artist.
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Blizzard Warning

The National Weather Service has issued a citywide Blizzard Warning, which will be in effect from Mon., Jan. 26, at 1 p.m., until Wed., Jan. 28, at 12 a.m. The current forecast calls for 18 to 24 inches of snow, with higher amounts possible in local areas and snowfall rates of up to 2 to 4 inches per hour late Monday night into Tuesday morning.

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A dream denied
Un sueño negado

Para varias familias locales, el sueño de una vivienda asequible se convirtió rápidamente en una pesadilla, después de que dicen que fueron estafadas por $ 2,700 dólares cada una por una mujer del Bronx que les prometió un lindo apartamento...
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Fight for light
Lucha por la luz

“Because we believe in love. ”That is how State Senator Adriano Espaillat chose to to explain to 7-year-old Max what brought them...
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No Garbage Collection or Street Cleaning on Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) has announced that in observance of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, there will be no garbage, recycling, or organics collection, or street cleaning on Monday, January 19, 2015. In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed...

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Strokes of unity
Pinceladas que unen

He estado de luto por la pérdida de mis colegas de París en los trágicos e indescriptibles acontecimientos del pasado miércoles 7 de enero. Ha habido un enorme flujo de imágenes de los políticos...
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Pathway, via plastic
Un camino vía plástico

Put it on the card. Now, millions of New Yorkers can turn to IDNYC, the new municipal identification program launched this past

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Safety for seniors
Seguridad para los adultos mayores

Senior citizens in East Harlem, Washington Heights and Inwood can now better protect themselves from fire, thanks to an FDNY program that provides free smoke detectors...
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Due to high demand
Debido a la alta demanda

A partir del miércoles 14 de enero, después de las 9 de la mañana, los neoyorquinos podrán hacer una cita en el centro de inscripción más....
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Car windows smashed on Cabrini
Ventanas de carros destrozadas en Cabrini

On the evening of Tues., Dec. 28th dozens of car windows were smashed on Cabrini Boulevard near 190th Street.
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De Blasio: Crime down in NYC
De Blasio: disminución del crimen

El índice de delincuencia de la ciudad de Nueva York cayó en el 2014, dijo el alcalde Bill de Blasio. En su intervención en 1 Police Plaza junto...
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Rally for a Harlem Rose
Mitin por Rose de Harlem

5,000 – y en aumento. Ese es el número de personas que han firmado para exigir justicia para Rasheen Rose y solicitar una investigación...
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Mayor’s Fund continues relief efforts
Fondo de la Alcaldía continúa los esfuerzos de ayuda

The Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York announced this Mon., Dec. 29th that $120,000 has been raised in pledges through the Fallen Heroes Relief Effort...
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The Difficult Conversation Must be Had
La conversación difícil que hay que tener

Criando a un hijo puertorriqueño en Washington Heights, a menudo me preguntaba qué decirle sobre cómo lidiar con la policía. Aunque hoy the Heights es un área en proceso de aburguesamiento, durante los años 80...
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Snapshot
Foto instantánea

La mañana de Navidad, miembros de Engine 93/Ladder 45/Battalion 13 visitaron la Comisaría 34 para intercambiar saludos de Navidad y mostrar apoyo...
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Remembering Officer Ramos

On Sat., Dec. 27th, a funeral service was held for slain NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos, with thousands of officers, community activists and residents filling the streets to pay respects. Ramos, a Puerto Rican native who had been with the NYPD for two years, was killed in the Bedford-

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“The worst day of my life”
“El peor día de mi vida”

Two NYPD officers were shot dead in Brooklyn on Sat., Dec. 20, after they were ambushed in their patrol car by an armed man.
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Never forgotten
Olvidados jamás

A medida que los vientos invernales soplan a través de la ciudad, los neoyorquinos buscan dirigirse al interior de sus hogares...
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Pained at Presbyterian
Doloridos en el Presbyterian

Cuando Jay Mazur fue a la sala de emergencias del Hospital New York-Presbyterian con dolores severos en octubre de este...
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Advocates protest Manhattan Institute
Defensores protestan contra el Instituto Manhattan

Homeless people and their allies led a rally at the Manhattan Institute this past Wed., Dec. 11th and marched inside the organization’s offices ...
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“Feels like open season”
“Se siente como temporada de caza”

Una protesta del norte del condado contó con las banderas de Puerto Rico y la República Dominicana.

A Staten Island’s grand jury’s decision on Dec. 3rd to not bring charges against New York Police Department (NYPD) Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner drew disappointed and angry protestors...
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Cut from a different CLOTH
CLOTH, una organización diferente

Los jóvenes de Washington Heights están siendo protegidos de problemas como la falta de vivienda y la falta de escuelas, protegidos por CLOTH.
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“The City We Need to Be”

Eric Garner's death was a terrible tragedy that no family should have to endure. For many across our city and our nation, yesterday's grand jury ruling compounds feelings of grief with dissatisfaction and anger. As we reflect on the weeks leading up to yesterday's decision and prepare our path forward, I want to share a snapshot...

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No indictment in Garner case

A Staten Island grand jury has voted to not file criminal charges against New York City Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo. The 43-year-old Garner was killed in July after Pantaleo placed him in a chokehold while attempting to arrest him for selling loose cigarettes. Pantaleo was stripped of his badge and gun following Garner’s death.

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Mayor de Blasio reacts

“This is a deeply emotional day – for the Garner Family, and all New Yorkers. His death was a terrible tragedy that no family should have to endure. This is a subject that is never far from my family’s minds – or our hearts. And Eric Garner’s death put a spotlight on police-community relations and civil rights...

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“The fight is not over”

The nation's eyes focused on Ferguson, Missouri on the evening of Monday, November 24, after a grand jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the August shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. As protestors in Ferguson burned businesses and cars...

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Bound in grief, and in clamors for justice
Desoladas y clamando justicia

Hace tres meses, Caroline Jiménez, de 22 años, despertó de una inusualmente buena noche de descanso para recibir una devastadora noticia...
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No Waste Collection or street cleaning on Thanksgiving Day, Thurs., Nov. 27th

On Mon., Nov. 24th, The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced that in observance of Thanksgiving Day, there will be no garbage, organics or recycling collection, or street cleaning, on Thursday, November 27, 2014. In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27, in observance of the holiday.

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Snow alert issued for Wed., November 26th

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) has issued a ‘snow alert’ for Wednesday, November 26, starting at 7 a.m., which indicates the possibility of a snow event. In preparation for a snow event, DSNY personnel have begun initial equipment readiness, including loading its salt spreaders, attaching plows when necessary, preparing tire chains...

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Broadway, by the book
Broadway, punto por punto

"The people in Washington Heights have long had greater strengths than I ever imagined," said historian and author Robert...
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Spencer returns home
Spencer regresa a casa

Dr. Craig Spencer, the Hamilton Heights resident who became the first New Yorker to be diagnosed with the Ebola virus, was...
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Public hearing on NYP
Audiencia pública sobre el NYP

Adriano Espaillat, senador del estado de Nueva York, organizará una audiencia pública el miércoles 10 de diciembre en relación...
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