Tag Archives: Business

“Together we found a way”
“Juntos encontramos un camino”

When I was introduced to what was left of the Loisaida Inc. story six years ago, it seemed to be coming to its end. All that remained...
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Inwood rezoning debated at City Planning Commission
Rezonificación de Inwood en discusión

At a jam-packed public hearing on Wednesday, May 9th, the City Planning Commission (CPC) heard public testimony...
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Airbnb Battle
Batalla contra Airbnb

La batalla entre Airbnb y el contralor de la Ciudad, Scott Stringer, continúa, ya que la empresa de alquiler en línea respondió a la afirmación...
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The Code Kinsmen
Los caballeros del código

Christina Lewis Halpern pays close attention everywhere she goes. And the social entrepreneur and award-winning journalist kept seeing...
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Left Behind
Olvidados

Ernesto Salazar has worked in the car wash industry for 15 years. The Bronx resident said that he'd encountered on-the-job theft of tips left...
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A “balancing act” with bikes
Un “acto de equilibrio”

It’s a lane fray. City Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez hosted a meeting with Inwood small business owners on April 6 to discuss...
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NYCHA chair Olatoye resigns
Olatoye, presidenta de NYCHA, renuncia

La acosada presidenta de la Autoridad de Vivienda de la Ciudad de Nueva York (NYCHA, por sus siglas en inglés), Shola Olatoye, renunció. Olatoye...
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Wheels of Woe
Ruedas de aflicción

They are being driven to grief. Taxi drivers gathered on the steps of City Hall on March 28 to mourn four drivers who have committed suicide...
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New Apprenticeship Program
Nuevo programa de aprendizaje

Las solicitudes están abiertas para un nuevo programa de aprendizaje destinado a conectar a los neoyorquinos con las habilidades necesarias...
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Tax To-Do List
Lista de tareas pendientes de impuestos

No deje que sus impuestos hagan las cosas tóxicas. El Departamento de Impuestos y Finanzas del Estado de Nueva York ofrece algunos consejos...
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Money Matters
El dinero importa

They got lit – financially. Students from several Northern Manhattan high schools received free financial literacy training on March...
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Commerce over coffee
Los comerciantes toman café

Hicieron negocios durante el desayuno. El comisionado de Servicios para Pequeños Negocios (SBS, por sus siglas en inglés), Gregg...
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Charges filed against bail bond agent for unlawful practices
Cargos presentados contra agente de fianzas por prácticas ilegales

El agente de libertad bajo fianza ha sido rechazado.El Departamento de Asuntos del Consumidor (DCA, por sus siglas en inglés) de la...
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Tip Talk
Plática de propinas

Sin disminuir el salario. Así es como trabajadores de restaurantes de la ciudad de Nueva York y sus simpatizantes, quienes se manifestaron...
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“Now we must wait”
“Ahora debemos esperar”

Funcionarios electos se unieron a decenas de partidarios de la comunidad frente al Restaurante Galicia el 21 de enero, para manifestarse...
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Closing time at Coogan’s
Hora de cierre en Coogan’s

It’s the very last call. The institution will be closing its doors for good this spring. Coogan’s Restaurant, a popular pub that catered to the diverse...
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Beauty in the Baking
Homenaje en el Horneado

Era caramelo del destino. Cuando estaba en medio de llenar una orden de magdalenas, su ayudante volteó y preguntó: "¿Puedo ser tu espolvoreadora #1?"...
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Call for Full Credit
Créditos Completos

Samantha De La Rosa is prepping. "Instead of living day to day, I have a plan for my career and [my] savings," says De La Rosa.  Last year...
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Havens at home
Diseñar refugios en hogares

La diseñadora de interiores Ruthie Kukoff ha hecho una carrera de limpiar el desorden y rediseñar los hogares de...
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Browse for Business
Buscar negocios

Click here for commerce. A new digital one-stop shop specifically for women small business owners and entrepreneurs has...
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The soul of our communities
El alma de nuestras comunidades

Los pequeños negocios establecidos por mamá y papá son el alma de nuestras comunidades. A medida que los...
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Prospecting for procurement
Prospección de adquisiciones

More than 700 certified Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) attended the city’s 10th Annual Procurement Fair late last month...
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Bags of Bounty
Bolsas de bondad

It was a bounty of health – and color – along St. Nicholas Avenue this past Wed., May 25th. Healthcare network Affinity Health Plan opened the doors to its storefront office ‎to offer residents...
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Community News 12.09.15

Visite la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado, 12 de diciembre a las 3:00 p.m. para su Concierto Navideño Anual. El grupo ‘Brooklyn Baroque’...
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Missing the mark on M/WBEs
Perdiendo la marca M/WBE

Sarah Pérez Jarret did not leave anything to chance. The 30-year-old obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences from the Sophie Davis School...
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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...
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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...
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Playing field of procurement
En el campo de las adquisiciones

Shirley Lam’s last career lasted a quarter of a century. She expects her next one to last even longer. After arriving from China decades ago, Lam worked full-time as a housewife...
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Health conference returns to Harlem

Conferencia de Salud regresa

The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce will explore issues concerning healthcare in urban communities, as it hosts its fifth annual...
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J’s Big Gym closes
Cierre de J’s Big Gym

They’ll have to sweat it out somewhere else. On Mon., Oct. 6th, members were abruptly notified that J’s Big Gym, the fitness mainstay at West 181st...
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Washington Heights District Needs Survey

Planning efforts are underway for the creation of the Washington Heights Broadway Business Improvement District. The Washington Heights Broadway BID looks to bring technical support and administrative services, public safety, beautification, and other services geared to...

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