Bonilla and Brewer
Bonilla y Brewer

Después de trabajar durante nueve años como director ejecutivo de CUNY en the Heights, Aldrin Bonilla ha avanzado. El ex administrador ha dejado...
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HIIP, hip, hooray
HIIP, hip, hooray

Sometimes those who lend a helping hand need one themselves. The Hispanic Federation and the League of United Latin...
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Color for a community canvas

Color para un lienzo comunal

A pesar de las frías temperaturas de las últimas semanas, las cosas en el Centro Comunal Dyckman Cornerstone son...
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GWB: Christie, Swift and Lin-Manuel

GWB: Christie, Swift y Lin-Manuel

Sometimes objects have personalities. They don’t talk or move; they don’t have our five senses but their presence and their impact...
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Baby’s Timeline – The 1st Year

Cronología del bebé – el primer año

Although it doesn’t seem like it while you’re deep in the slog of changing diapers on the hour and sleeping only a few winks per night... En-espanol

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Save the Garden
Salvemos el jardín

Durante el año pasado, se tomaron decisiones para permitirle a Parques NYC instalar la infraestructura a lo largo de la pared de roca...
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 1-13 to 1-18

The news broke this week that the venerable Mother Cabrini High School would be closing its doors after 115 years in the neighborhood. Hold on – not so fast - the Cabrini Movement has begun. Started within days of the news of the impending closure, current students, teachers, alumni...

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Affordable Care Act Helpline

The Centro Altagracia de Fe y Justicia is partnering with Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Telemundo who will be hosting the “Linea de Ayuda” (HelpLine) phone bank for the NY Metro Area on Thursday, January 23rd from 4:00 pm to 8 pm.

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The Speaker of the House
La primera portavoz latina

Sí se puede. The familiar phrase, born of the migrant workers’ movement decades ago and made an enduring tagline during the Obama presidential... En-espanol

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When opposites attract
Cuando los opuestos se atraen

En una de las imágenes de la última exposición de Yael Ben-Zion, dos copias de 'El Principito' están juntas, una en francés y otra en hebreo.In-English

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Mother Cabrini announces closure
Mother Cabrini anuncia su cierre

After over a hundred years of educating young women, Mother Cabrini High School announced on Tues., Jan. 14th that it would be closing its doors...
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The Definition of Dominican
Ser dominicano

Armando Batista es actor, escritor y educador. Sus padres son de la República Dominicana y él nació en los Estados Unidos y creció en Washington Heights.In-English

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The sneakered centenarian
La centenaria con tenis

While the George Washington Bridge became the center of a political scandal last week, a different Washington Heights icon celebrated a hundred...En-espanol

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Fine art in favor
Favorecidas las bellas artes

When football meets fine art, it’s a great day for everyone—especially children. This year’s Harlem Fine Arts Show features Jocks in Smocks. En-espanol

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I Have a Dream
Tengo Un Sueño

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.
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Run, Yogi, Run!
¡Corre, Yogi, corre!

Es probable que si usted ve a una mujer con largos rizos negros, medias de colores brillantes y lo que parece ser una falda corta, corriendo por...In-English

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Best Online Resources
Las mejores fuentes en internet

When it comes to parenting, there isn't one perfect guidebook to help us through some of the rough spots. Should I breastfeed? What is the best...En-espanol

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GWB: Christie, Swift y Lin-Manuel

Algunos objetos inanimados tienen personalidad. Estos objetos no hablan, no se mueven, no tienen los cinco sentidos que nosotros los humanos tenemos, pero su presencia y su impacto opacan a la inmensa mayoría de los mortales. Desde el 24 de octubre del 1931 todos los residentes de...

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Internship Opportunities
Oportunidades de Internado

The Office of Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez is offering internship opportunities to undergraduate students and recent graduates in...En-espanol

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A snow day’s sipping

¿Desafiando la nieve y disfrutando las maravillas del invierno? Una vez que estés listo para colgar tus guantes, New Leaf Restaurant and Bar...In-English

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Smart Snacking for Super Bowl Sunday

Bocadillos inteligentes para el domingo de Super Bowl

El domingo de Super Bowl parece la oportunidad perfecta para dejarnos llevar en nuestras comidas chatarra favoritas. Pero para aquellos que...In-English

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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) announced today that in observance of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, there will be no garbage, organics or recycling collection, or street cleaning on Monday, January 20, 2014. In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed...

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Community Discussion of Politics and Policy

Please join State Senator Adriano Espaillat, Councilmembers Mark Levine (District 7) and Ydanis Rodriguez (District 10) and community residents for a “Community Discussion of Politics and Policy.”

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The Muppets Take Manhattan at United Palace

The muppets are taking Northern Manhattan! This Sunday, Jan. 12th, the United Palace Theater will be showing The Muppets Take Manhattan, hosted by the Heights’ own Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda. The fun family event will be followed by a raffle for those in attendance.

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Hoot. Grrr. Roar.
Hasta arriba

Cavemen would don the hides of slaughtered Paleolithic bears, and Greek heroes such as Hercules was said to have sported the furs...
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The Ice Man
El hombre de hielo

Los lugares favoritos de Obed Fulcar tienden a ser lodosos, húmedos y salvajes. Fulcar enseña la instrucción del idioma nativo en...
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Mystery at the Mansion
Misterio en la Mansión

Emilie Lauren Gruchow had a pretty good summer this past year. She solved a 230-year-old mystery, the results of which will more...
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The Definition of Dominican
Ser dominicano

Un fallo de un tribunal dominicano revocó recientemente la ciudadanía de todos los de padres nacidos en el extranjero desde junio de 1929. In-English

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The End of El Bloombito (?)
El fin de El Bloombito (?)

“Yo should probablyo starto looko para un nuevo jobo”, nunca lo dijo Michael Bloomberg. Pero Miguel Bloombito, su alter...
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Eso es así

Since 2006, my entire family has not spent the holidays together in Puerto Rico. We wanted a calm, quiet, non-touristy place where... En-espanol

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Hot Tips for Cold Days
Concejos Calientes para Días Fríos

Solo porque estamos exagerando en el departamento de comida durante los dias de fiesta no significa que deberíamos hacer menos en el departamento de movimiento.
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Melissa Mark-Viverito: A First!

Over the past months, Melissa Mark-Viverito has run an impressive and transparent bid to be the next Speaker of the New York City Council, the second most powerful position in city government. Along the way, the East Harlem Council Member has shared her progressive vision for moving our community...

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Keep sight of every precious family moment

No pierda de vista los momentos especiales con la familia

No hay nada más importante que su familia. Usted disfruta cada cumpleaños, cada fiesta en familia y cada celebración especial. No deje...
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 12-30 to 1-4

January 1st was an important day for me personally but I sincerely believe that it was also a significant day in the history of this city, this country and ultimately, the world. Not only was it the first day of the New Year but it was also the inauguration of our new Mayor, Bill de Blasio. I am SO done...

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Community Events 01.08.14

The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance has extended the deadline for its Arts Stroll Poster Contest to Fri., Jan. 10th at 5:00 p.m.
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Celebrate Creativity
Celebrar la creatividad

January is International Creativity Month, and no one knows real ingenuity like moms. Here are just few ideas to help get your family's ideas flowing.
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Bill de Blasio’s Inauguration Speech

Discurso de inauguración de Bill de Blasio

Thank you, President Clinton, for your kind words. It was an honor to serve in your administration, and we’re all honored by your presence.
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The Seeking Space
En el espacio de la búsqueda

The city seems to know only one rhythm – quick. Despite the need to match its furious steps, there is always reason enough to pause. You just have to look.
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Mi Gente: Pope as Person of the Year?

Mi Gente: El Papa ¿la persona del año?

No todos los años las revistas Time Magazine y The Advocate, la más antigua en el país de interés para la comunidad LGBTQ, están de acuerdo en quién es...
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Lost and loved
Perdida y amada

Residents inhabit a street, a building. The neighbors create community. There were many whose lives we celebrated this past year. Among those were two workers, two women, whose commitment to...
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The Definition of Dominican
Ser dominicano

Un fallo de un tribunal dominicano revocó recientemente la ciudadanía de todos los de padres nacidos en el extranjero desde junio de 1929.
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“She never gave up on anything”

“Ella nunca se rindió ante nada”

If only ten percent of the people that Pat McCullough helped in her 40 years of public service came to her funeral, then the island of Manhattan would...
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Be a Better Parent in 2014
Sea un mejor padre en el 2014

¿Cuando fue la última vez que te dijiste a ti mismo, “Realmente deseo esto para mi”? Si te pareces a la mayoría de las madres, probablemente la respuesta...
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Healthy Resolutions 2014
Resoluciones Saludables 2014

The New Year has arrived, and people are rushing to make their New Year’s resolutions. In 2014, make sure that getting and staying healthy remains...
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A platter for all palates
Un platillo para todos los paladares

Esta es la temporada para divertirse, y cada fiesta necesita un platillo. En Inwood Gourmet, su fiesta y necesidades gastronómicas son atendidas gracias...
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“Snow Day” at Highbridge Park

On Sat., Jan. 4th, 2014, the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation welcomes Washington Heights families to celebrate the first ever “Snow Day” in Highbridge Park. Following the first snowstorm of the new year, kids and families will have the opportunity to participate in...

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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 12-23 to 12-28

This is our last missive of 2013 folks and I cannot overstate what an honor it has been writing this column for the last 4 years. The Manhattan Times is an Uptown institution and having this weekly forum in addition to the website has helped us tremendously in expanding the Uptown...

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OEM Issues Winter Storm Warning

A citywide winter storm warning has been issued starting Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 6:00PM until 1:00PM on Friday, January 3, 2014. The current forecast calls for 6-8 inches of snow accompanied by strong winds and low temperatures.

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Acacia Answers | Consejos del Doctor

The Acacia Network Doctor’s Corner | Acacia Answers Consejos del Doctor 2014 2013

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Rangel readies to run
Rangel se alista para postularse

El león está buscando rugir. Y bailar. El Congresista Charles B. Rangel, de 83 años, lo hizo oficial y anunció el pasado jueves...
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