Public Safety

“We are the quintessential immigrant city”

“Somos la ciudad de inmigrantes por excelencia”

All in. The administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio and the office of Attorney General Eric Schneiderman recently announced the creation of a joint task...
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GET INVOLVED TO HELP FIGHT ALS

PARTICIPE EN LA LUCHA CONTRA LA ELA

The federal government has taken a major step in the fight against Lou Gehrig's Disease as the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry...
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SYEP Deadline Extended
Extienden fecha límite para el SYEP

The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) has announced that the application deadline for the 2015 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) has been extended to Friday, April 24, 2015...
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Silver Alert

Silver Alert issued 4/6/15 at 3:10 PM. The NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regards to the disappearance of Lynne Kaduson, a 65-year-old White female from the East Harlem area of Manhattan. Ms. Kaduson was last seen 4/5 around 12:20 PM at East 39th Street and Lexington Ave

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East Harlem resident killed in explosion
Residente de East Harlem muerto en explosión

Nicholas Figueroa, residente de Harlem de 23 años de edad de ascendencia puertorriqueña, fue identificado como uno de los dos cuerpos extraídos...
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What I learned
Lo que aprendí

Four years ago, the most beautiful and peaceful protests we’ve seen in recent memory erupted in Zuccotti Park. Like-minded progressives of...
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Restoring the faith in justice
Restaurar la fe en la justicia

This week, Judge William Garnett of the State Supreme Court ruled against my office’s request to unseal the grand jury minutes in the Eric Garner case.
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Grasped in grief
Inmersos en el dolor

"Si puedes recordarme, siempre estaré contigo". La presidenta del Concejo Municipal, Melissa Mark-Viverito, repitió las palabras de la autora Isabel Allende...
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“This is bigger than Tony”
“Es más grande que Tony”

On Fri., Mar. 6, 19-year-old Anthony "Tony" Robinson, an unarmed black teen, was shot and killed by police in Madison, Wisconsin. In a nation still reeling from...
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Ahead of time
Antes de tiempo

En los días previos a su discurso del estado del distrito, el concejal Ydanis Rodríguez expuso su visión de cómo fortalecer el desarrollo económico, cómo abordar las...
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Boning up on business
Poniéndose al día en los negocios

“I am looking to educate business owners.” Jason Miller, Chair of CB 12 Business Development Committee, spoke from the auditorium at the Isabella Geriatric Center....
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Indictment in Islan Nettles case
Acusación en caso de Islan Nettles

Police have arrested a Brooklyn man in connection with the August 2013 death of Islan Nettles, a 21-year-old transgender female. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., announced...
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MT – Community News 03.11.15
MT – Noticias de la comunidad 03.11.15

El martes 17 de marzo, la Biblioteca de la calle 125 estará celebrando el cumpleaños del renombrado autor de libros para niños, Dr. Seuss, con una fiesta...
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Emergency Snow Laborers Wanted

The New York City Department of Sanitation is calling in emergency snow laborers to help remove snow and ice from bus stops, crosswalks, fire hydrants, and step streets throughout the City. Individuals interested in registering can do so at their local district DSNY garage.

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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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