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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Up in smoke
Llenos de humo

Los Cohiba pueden esperar. A medida que las relaciones entre Cuba y Estados Unidos se vuelven...
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Tent Theater turns it up
La compañía de teatro Tent se presenta

There’s no shortage of talent in Northern Manhattan. It’s performance space that’s lacking. That scarcity is why...
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She’s got game
Ella tiene juego

La jugadora de squash mejor clasificada del mundo, Nicol David, llamó a la puerta el pasado sábado 17 de enero para visitar a los miembros del equipo...
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40 language programs to be launched by the DOE
El DOE pondrá en marcha 40 programas bilingües

On Wed., Jan. 14th, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced that the Department of Education (DOE) would open 40 dual language programs during the 2015-16 school year...
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Donor Diversity
Diversidad de donadores

Considere donar sangre durante el mes de febrero, en honor del Mes de la Historia Afro Americana, y en el espíritu ...
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Teen Time
Tiempo para jovenes

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will hold an information session and recruitment event on Fri., Jan. 23rd...
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Community News 01.21.14
Noticias Comunitarias 01.21.14

Jeffrey M. Sears, PhD, Chief Patent Counsel for Columbia University, will present “Patents 101,” a patent law primer focusing on...
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“Proud of service”
Orgulloso del servicio

On Thurs., Jan. 15th, DNAinfo.com published an article on a lawsuit filed by Carmen Díaz-Santiago, former Executive Director of the Audubon Partnership for Economic Development (APED)...
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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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MulchFest rakes it in

New Yorkers celebrated the 19th Annual MulchFest by recycling nearly 30,000 Christmas trees at over 80 locations across the city. NYC Parks, the Department of Sanitation, GreeNYC, and numerous community organizations, provides New Yorkers with the opportunity to mulch their Christmas trees into wood chips that...

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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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I am Paris, I am Ayotzinapa…

Soy París, soy Ayotzinapa…

Se suponía que sería un viaje de inspiración creativa después de un año lleno de proyectos artísticos. Aun así, mientras visitaba París...
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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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Sights set on high
Mira puesta en lo alto

"Quiero mejorar mi vida por mí y por mi familia". Teresa Checo no estaba sola en sus aspiraciones. The Bronx single mother of two attended the Clinical Medical Assistant ...
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Storefront steps out
Storefront perdura

Dr. Leonisa Ardizzone has kept busy in the year since Storefront Science closed. She’s taught, published a book, started divinity school...
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The Fiesta of the Fleet-Footed
La fiesta de los corredores

"Es un hermoso día en el maravilloso barrio de Washington Heights, en el gran condado de Manhattan". La presidenta...
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Making the grade in style
Sistema con estilo

Monitoring cosmetology businesses should be as easy as A-B-C, according to local legislators. Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz Jr.
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The story of us
Nuestra historia

Un programa único, patrocinado por la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York (NYPL por sus siglas en inglés), busca relatar la historia de Washington Heights e Inwood en las palabras de los locales.
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A regular rave

Who says you can’t go home again? Long-time patrons of the Park View Café might have been faulted for wringing their hands when the beloved diner shuttered for renovations a few years ago. For four decades, the neighborhood restaurant has served as a beacon for those seeking straightforward

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Edward J. McFadden 2015 Scholarship Award
Beca Edward J. McFadden 2015

El Fondo de Becas Edward J. McFadden fue creado por la Fundación Isabella, Inc., una filial del Centro Geriátrico Isabella, para el...
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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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MT Community 1.14.15

On Sun., Jan. 18th at 2:30 p.m., poet and Miles Davis' biographer Quincy Troupe will interview Pulitzer Prize-winning poet...
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UC Recap – January 5 – January 10

This is a big deal folks. 2015 is the 250th Anniversary of the venerable Morris-Jumel Mansion. So to mark that significant milestone they have joined forces with The Public Theater for a special benefit performance of Hamilton on February 5th, 2015. Understand this: tickets to the newest musical from hometown hero, Lin-Manuel...

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In remembrance
Cuomo sepultado

El ex gobernador del estado de Nueva York Mario Cuomo fue sepultado el martes 6 de enero en la iglesia católica St. Ignatius Loyola en Manhattan.
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A lion at rest
Un león descansa

“They are having a sale.” It was a little white lie one mother told her young daughter in the early evening hours of Mon., Jan.
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“Love above everything”
“El amor por encima de todo”

Se conocieron a los 19 y se casaron a los 24. Podría parecer una historia familiar. Pero casi seis décadas después...
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Grace goes high
Los Ángeles en el Alto

Many people invoke angels, but few know anything about them. Historian Danielle Oteri knows her angels.
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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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New tenant found for New Leaf site
Consiguen nuevo operador para New Leaf

Coffeed, a local coffee shop chain, has agreed to take over operation of New Leaf Restaurant and Bar, the popular Fort Tryon Park eatery and event space that closed abruptly in December.
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Mi Gente: Wishing and willing
Mi Gente: deseos y voluntades

Mucho antes de la medianoche los residentes se apresuraron para saludar al nuevo año totalmente preparados.
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MT Community 1.7.14

El miércoles 21 de enero, el Studio Museum en Harlem será la sede de “Speaking of People: Ebony, Jet and Contemporary Art” a las 2:00 p.m.
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A Public Offering
Ofrecimiento Público

Niall Henry loves craft beer. And he's counting on plenty of other people in Inwood liking it too. Henry, along with business partner Shean Carbin, have just launched...
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UC Recap – December 29 – January 3

Happy New Year, Folks… As always, 2015 will be all about spreading that Uptown Love. That is our primary objective over here at the Uptown Collective. This coming February 1st marks 5 years of celebrating, commemorating and documenting the past, present and future of Uptown on a daily basis.

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The Dead season comes alive
De vuelta a la vida

Cuando las noches son frías, la gente desea acurrucarse alrededor de fogatas cálidas y brillantes, e intercambiar historias.
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New Year’s Resolutions: Keep It Simple
Resoluciones de Año Nuevo: Manténgalas Simple

Alright, let’s get on it. It’s the beginning of a new year and this year, you’re going to transform your life.
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Beware the False “Miracle”
Cuidado con los supuestos “milagros”

“This year, I’m going to lose some weight.” If you find yourself making this common New Year’s resolution, know this: many so-called “miracle” weight loss supplements and foods...
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EmblemHealth Hispanic Games
Juegos Hispanos EmblemHealth

Este viernes 9 y sábado 10 de enero tendrán lugar los 21° Juegos Anuales Hispanos EmblemHealth, en el Centro de Pista y Campo New Balance de La Armería.
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Former Governor Mario Cuomo dies at 82

Former New York State Governor Mario Cuomo, father of current Governor Andrew Cuomo, passed away from natural causes due to heart failure this past Thurs., Jan. 1st. He was 82 years of age. The Fifty Second Governor of New York State, Governor Cuomo served as New York’s Chief Executive from 1983 through 1994.

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Pasadía en Parranda

El rey no ha dejado el edificio. Jesús “Papoleto” Meléndez, poeta, maestro y dramaturgo, asumirá su lugar principal en la...
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Rare park plan on display
Plano original del parque en exhibición

The original design plan for Central Park, rarely seen by the public, is temporarily on display at the Museum of the City of New York in East Harlem.
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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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New Leaf to close for repairs
New Leaf cierra para reparaciones

The New Leaf Restaurant and Bar, a popular eatery nestled in Fort Tryon Park, will close temporarily to allow for reconstruction of the 79-year-old building's roof...
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HELP THANKS WOW
AYUDA GRACIAS WOW

Estoy robando descaradamente (y de nuevo). Anne Lamott, tan querida amiga como cualquier otro escritor que conoces profundamente...
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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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Un año que viene y otro que se va

Durante los primeros 18 años de mi vida, cada año, mi familia se reunía en casa de Mamá Justa, mi abuela materna, y con cantos de “un año que viene y otro que se va”, esperábamos el nuevo año.
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MT- Community 12.31.14

With an improvisation freedom that The New York Times has compared to that of John Coltrane, pianist Renee Rosnes has made a name for herself as an innovative composer, virtuosic player, and band leader...
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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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