Tag Archives: Environment

Halt on Heat
Alto al calor

La ciudad quiere bajar la temperatura - especialmente en el norte de Manhattan. Un programa de $106 millones de dólares diseñado para...
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Parks as Safe as Streets
Parques tan seguro como las calles

Los parques no son sólo un lugar para ir a hacer un poco de ejercicio o dar un paseo. Los parques son donde los neoyorquinos tomamos...
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The Green Vogue
Moda ecológica

What you wear can demonstrate your beliefs, attitude, or sense of self, but it also can show how much you value the environment. Although...
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Community News – 06.14.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.14.17

Celebrate the nation’s freedom at the oldest house in Manhattan on Thurs., June 29th form 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Morris-Jumel Mansion Museum...
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Increase in Renewable Energy Bids
Aumento en las ofertas de energías renovables

Las ofertas van subiendo en grande. El estado de Nueva York estará comprando una gran cantidad de energía renovable para ayudar al...
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Film Works Alfresco debuts in Inwood
Serie de cine hace su debut

A free outdoor summer film series has launched in Inwood Hill Park. Film Works Alfresco is a curated film series that will present both...
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Green Grants

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) encourages non-profits, institutions and other private property owners...

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Cinco para la Salud

¿Planeando sus próximas vacaciones a la playa? Mientras se divierte bajo el sol, tenga en cuenta estos cinco consejos para asegurarse de...

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How Well is your Water?
¿Qué tan buena es su agua?

Con el clima cálido a la vuelta de la esquina, todos estaremos tratando de hidratarnos más. ¿Qué mejor manera de refrescarnos que con...
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Green in Vogue
Verde a la moda

Did you know the clothing industry is the third most pollutive in the world, after oil and agriculture? Modern clothing production is...
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Community News – 05.03.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.03.17

Get a taste for Mexican culture this Cinco de Mayo at Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Fri., May 5th at 2:00 p.m. The...
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UC Recap – April 24 – April 29

HealthEquity4BlackLives / Mailman for Equity and Free University – NYC are planning the Heights Teach-In: Uptown Unites for Justice...

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Community News – 04.26.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.26.17

Experience the art and craft of storytelling at The Apollo on Fri., May 5th at 7:30 p.m. The Moth brings together storytellers from...
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Season for Reason
Temporada de sentido común

We gathered before dawn. I and fellow members of the scientific research community at Columbia University Medical Center...
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“People’s Commissioners” for the PSC
“Comisionados del pueblo” para la PSC

La gente necesita una voz en la Comisión de Servicio Público (PSC, por sus siglas en inglés). Ese es el mensaje que líderes comunitarios...
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New Park Rules
Nuevas reglas de parques

NYC Parks is seeking public comment for proposed changes to its rules and the penalties incurred by offenders. Under the amended rules...
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Car Cash
En efectivo

Plug in to get paid. Owners of electric vehicles in New York City can now earn e-gift card rewards and get valuable information about their...
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Community News – 04.19.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.19.17

Get to know the city’s wildlife up close and personal on Sat., May 6th from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. NYC Parks, the Urban Park Rangers...
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Community News – 04.12.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.12.17

Head to Fort Tryon Park on Thurs., Apr. 13th from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. where “Dr. A” will identify different trees and insects. Participants will...
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Farming Fair
Agricultura justa

Dicen que sólo quieren lo que es justo. Mientras que los trabajadores de bajos salarios en otras industrias se han beneficiado de la legislación...
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Call for CoolRoofs
Llamado al techo

It's the season for reflection. The city is seeking applicants for a sustainability and workforce development initiative that provides training...
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Crystal Clear
Clara como el cristal

This Puertorriqueña is packing. The latest comic book superhero is fighting foes and taking names – in English and Spanish. She’s...
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Community News – 03.22.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.22.17

Converse over coffee with Councilmember Mark Levine on Sun., Mar. 26th from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Community residents are invited...
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Climate Call for Cuomo
Llamada climática para Cuomo

El presupuesto estatal debe luchar contra el cambio climático y crear empleos verdes. Ese es el mensaje que los líderes sindicales...
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Community News – 03.15.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.15.17

Traiga a sus niños al Museo Infantil de Arte y Narración Sugar Hill para una tarde de aventura el jueves, 16 de marzo de 10:00 a.m...
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Storm Stella
La Tormenta Stella

It’ll be a snow day. Storm Stella is expected to be a stunner, and the National Weather Service has issued an official Blizzard Warning...
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No cold start
No es un arranque en frío

The Indian Point nuclear power plant is slated to close by 2021, and a recent report says that electricity can be replaced with clean energy...
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Pass on the pipeline
Rechazo al oleoducto

To Cedric Goodhouse, water is sacred. “Water is life, not just for me, but for all of mankind,” remarked Goodhouse, the Hunkpapa Lakota Chairman...
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Mourning with a Mission
Luto con una misión

For Wilson Santana, it was Waters of Sorrow. The 1986 documentary series focused on the degradation of marine ecosystems...
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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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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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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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NYC bag fee might be on hold
Cuota de bolsas podría mantenerse

La cuota podría ser embolsada. La legislatura estatal ha aprobado un proyecto de ley que retrasaría una inminente cuota de cinco...
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Winter storm update
Actualización de tormenta invernal

New Yorkers are urged to refrain from travel as the storm continues to move through the City. This system has brought heavy snow that...
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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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Community News – 01.25.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.25.17

The Inwood Library is hosting Community Visioning Workshops between Wed., Jan. 25th through Tues., Jan 31. The workshops are intended to discuss the possibility of developing the library site into...
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The ‎Snow Stoppers
Vencedores de la nieve

Cuando las tormentas de nieve golpean afuera, la mayoría se acomoda adentro. Pero ahí precisamente es cuando...
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Tree-Cycle
Ciclo del árbol

No lo tire, hágalo abono. El Departamento de Recogida de Basura (DSNY) iniciará su programa anual de recolección de árboles de Navidad el martes...
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Community News – 12.21.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 12.21.16

The Apollo is celebrating its 10th Annual Kwanzaa celebration on Sat., Dec. 31st at 2:00 p.m. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with performances by the...
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The Billionaire Buoys Club
Los Million-arios del Mar

Llámelos Millon-arios. Jóvenes locales se han convertido en miembros de un club especial cuyas actividades incluyen concentrarse...
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Community News – 12.07.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 12.07.16

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Three Kings Day Parade in El Barrio. Join members of the community in Fri., Jan. 6th at...
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Walk this Way
Camine por aquí

¡Dese prisa! El Centro para la Equidad en la Salud del Departamento de Salud ha lanzado un nuevo sendero para caminar en East Harlem...
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Peril-free Parrandas
Parrandas libre de riesgos

No lo traiga a casa de sus vacaciones. Oficiales de salud de la ciudad están instando a los viajeros, especialmente residentes...
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Drop the bags, head for a hike
Suelte las bolsas, diríjase a una caminata

The Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) is encouraging all residents to freely enjoy state parks on Black Friday...
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Excellence in Engineering
El Alto reúne premios de ingeniería

Uptown is at the top of its game. The city’s Department of Design and Construction (DDC) has announced that three major restoration...
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Now Hiring Emergency Snow Laborers
Se están contratando trabajadores

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) has announced that individuals interested in working as an emergency snow laborer for the...
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Community News – 10.19.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.19.16

Tricksters and treaters are invited to the Harlem Library on Fri., Oct. 28th for a Halloween party, which will begin at 3:00 p.m...
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Where hope takes root
Jardín de la esperanza

Esta colocación de la primera piedra fue un gran avance. Funcionarios electos, líderes comunitarios y administradores de Red Acacia...
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Community News – 09.28.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.28.16

El Fideicomiso de Fort Tryon Park invita a artistas de todas las edades a considerar los colores de la temporada el sábado 8 de...
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The Four at the Fort
Cuatro en Fort Tryon

A quartet of outdoor art installations is now on display in Fort Tryon Park. Collectively dubbed “Evolving Terrain,” the displays highlight the...
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