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Money Love
Amor al dinero

Jackie Robinson stealing home plate in the 1955 World Series. Duke Ellington at his piano. Nine black children escorted by 101st Airborne...
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Sisters Strike
Huelga de hermanas

Hagamos huelga juntos. Los organizadores de la Marcha de las Mujeres, que atrajo a millones de personas en diversas ciudades de...
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Community News – 03.01.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.01.17

Improve your survival skills at Inwood Hill Park on Sun., Mar. 5th from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. The fire-making workshop, led by Urban...
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“Too damn high”
Nueva recaudación en el transporte

Bienvenida Cabrera está a la caza. Recientemente se quedó desempleada y está buscando un nuevo trabajo. Pero Cabrera está...
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Native Best
Moda original

As Fashion Week comes to an end, so, coincidentally, does the tour of “Native Fashion Now,” the country’s first large-scale traveling...
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“Equity and opportunity”
“Equidad y oportunidad”

SBS is open for business – and more. The city’s Department of Small Business Services (SBS) will soon unveil a capital access program...
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‎Bill to Seal the Record
Sellar los records

Buscan cerrar el record. ‎Una ley para sellar los records criminales de los neoyorquinos arrestados por posesión de marihuana fue...
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Community News – 02.22.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 02.22.17

Take part in the guest artist dance workshops at the Pelham Fritz Recreation Center on Sat., Feb. 25th from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Master
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Trashed
A la basura

Eso no fue un día de San Valentín. El gobernador Andrew Cuomo rechazó el trabajo del Ayuntamiento sobre las bolsas de plástico...
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Restart with Renewal
Renovación trae resultados

Renewal is showing results. The city’s Renewal Schools program is boosting attendance and test scores at previously struggling...
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EARLY APPLICATION PROCESS FOR SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
EL PROGRAMA DE EMPLEO JUVENIL DE VERANO

Applications are open for the 2017 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) now through Friday, March 17, 2017. The application...
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How Age-Friendly?

Advocates for older New Yorkers are calling on state legislators to restore funds for New York City senior centers cut from...

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New contract backed by transit workers
Nuevo contrato respaldado

Ratificado. Los trabajadores del transporte público han respaldado un nuevo contrato de 28 meses con la Autoridad Metropolitana...
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UC Recap – February 13th – February 18th

Okay, do yourself a favor and check out Pop + Pour ASAP. The latest edition to the ever popular Dyckman Strip, Pop + Pour (200 Dyckman)...

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Heard and unblurred
Deshaciendo el silencio

“It’s taking away our humanity.” That’s what Jessica Greer Morris says is happening in light of the prevalence of sexual assault in the...
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‎Woman of the Century
La mujer del siglo

Paciencia, fe y masticar los alimentos lentamente. Es lo que Eulalia García Figueroa dice es el secreto de una larga vida. Ella debería...
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Need, by the numbers
Necesidad bajo cifras actuales

At West Point, cadets take a class called Armed Forces in Society. They learn that combat veterans have higher rates of...
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600 voicemails and counting…
600 mensajes de voz y contando…

En un reciente foro de derechos de inmigración, Ángela Fernández advirtió a las personas que enfrentan ser deportadas no firmar...
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“We’re going to find you”
“Lo vamos a encontrar”

While scaling up on projects, they dialed down on wages.And now City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer has assessed $3.2 million in...
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Community News – 02.15.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 02.15.17

The Apollo will present ‎"Apollo Uptown Hall –Trial By Jury: The Case of the N-Word" on Sun., Feb. 26th at 3:00 p.m. The interactive...
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“We’re holding our own”
“[Nos] estamos manteniendo”

La fuerza tiene un camino por recorrer. Aunque el Departamento de Policía de Nueva York (NYPD, por sus siglas en inglés) ha avanzado...
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Scraps for SNAP
Sobras para SNAP

Está en nivel de "crisis". Los defensores de alimentos de emergencia temen que los "recortes draconianos" a los recursos contra el...
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Rant on the Rails
Bronca en los rieles

Enough. After four major breakdowns within a week, elected officials are asking the MTA to prioritize a full renovation of the elevators...
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A Modern Roll
Un Registro Moderno

Advocates say updating and streamlining voter rolls is a goal within reach. Modernizing voter registration practices can register...
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Housing Forums
Foros de Vivienda

No hay duda de que el comienzo de este año ha resultado un reto. Hay tanta prisa por salvar las protecciones que tenemos...
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UC Recap – February 6th – February 11th

I had the distinct honor of being the first guest on the podcast of the Gotham Philosophical Society. Recorded just prior to the election...

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Banding for Cover
Cubiertas en coalición

They stood together for the right to cover. Dozens of Muslim women and their supporters gathered at City Hall on February 1 to mark World...
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United Uptown
Agenda del Alto

Rompieron el pan y fijaron la agenda. Una coalición de base amplia, dirigida por organizaciones comunitarias, grupos de defensa e...
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“This is the time to learn about everything”

“Este es el momento de aprender sobre todas las cosas”

Before she was called “Your Honor,” some called her “Honey.” U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor said that gender...
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Taking down tobacco
Abatir el tabaco

Están pensando en los niños. La nueva legislación tiene por objeto impedir que las bodegas exhiban abiertamente cachimbas, cigarrillos...
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Alternative Action
Acción alternativa

Quieren obstaculizar los peligros. La ciudad está aplicando mano dura a más propietarios con el más reciente anuncio de 250 edificios...
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Community News – 02.08.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 02.08.17

Learn about the flowers, trees, the birds and the bees at Fort Tryon Park on Sat., Feb. 18th from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Join naturalist...
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“Let’s have justice done”
“Hagamos justicia”

This bishop sees both sides. Albany Roman Catholic Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger‎ presided over a gathering in the state capital this past...
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Students’ Stand
Alumnos Aliados

La abuela de Ahmed está enferma. La mujer de 84 años, quien viaja a los Estados Unidos ocasionalmente para recibir tratamiento médico...
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Woman’s Work
Trabajo de mujeres

We’ve seen a lot of art made from the ordinary debris of our industrial age. The Dadaists, defying notions of conventional modernist...
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UC Recap – January 30th – February 4th

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“It’s not safe here”
“No es seguro aquí”

Noel Romero feels uneasy in his own home. The Inwood resident, who lives at 3852 Tenth Avenue, is one of numerous tenants at the...
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Forging past fear
Superando el miedo

Dennisse Pizarro dice que es "una ciudadana sin documentos". Pizarro nació en Ecuador hace 24 años. Cuando tenía 14 años, su...
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Mentor Merits‎
Méritos a los Mentores‎

Josely recientemente ha estado sobresaliendo en la escuela. “He estado recibiendo solo A’s y estoy en el cuadro de honor”, dijo...
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“Important strides”
“Grandes progresos”

“It’s long overdue." City Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez spoke recently on the long-delayed, $183 million renovation of the George...
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TeamTenant
Equipo de inquilinos

Halt the harassment. Tenants from across the city rallied at City Hall on January 25, to protest what they say is poor treatment by landlords...
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Community News – 02.01.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 02.01.17

Swing by the Pelham Fritz Recreation Center for a night of culture and entertainment on Sat., Feb 25th from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The Harlem...
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The City of Immigrants
La Ciudad de Inmigrantes

President Trump recently signed an executive order that undermines public safety, makes our neighborhoods less safe and runs...
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Food in a flash
Aumentando acceso al alimento

Obtener comestibles pronto podría ser facilísimo. El Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos (USDA, por sus siglas en inglés)...
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2017 Scholarship for Immigrant Students
Beca 2017 para estudiantes inmigrantes

Ascend Educational Fund (AEF) proporcionará becas universitarias de dos años o cuatro años a estudiantes inmigrantes prometedores...
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UC Recap – January 23rd – January 28th

The Trump Revolution was consummated on January 20th. In an ominous speech that was partially written by self-avowed...

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“This is what democracy looks like”
“Así es como luce la democracia”

A day after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States, hundreds of thousands of women descended upon Washington, D.C. on January 21...
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Strapped‎
Aumento de tarifas

Las personas que utilizan el transporte público pronto podrían tener un poco menos de dinero, ya que se espera que la Junta de la MTA vote el miércoles...
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El embeleco EGOT

Los éxitos le siguen llegando a Lin-Manuel Miranda. Con su nominación al Oscar el martes por la mejor canción original de "How Far I Will Go", de la película de animación Moana...
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Express Purpose
Propósito expreso

The evening before Trump took office, artists unveiled a complex response to his election. Conceived and curated by Washington Heights artist Andrea Arroyo...
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