Tag Archives: Family

Community News – 06.21.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.21.17

Learn the roles Latinas play in today’s political landscape at El Museo Del Barrio on Sat., June 24th from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Join...
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Boosting autism outreach
Impulsando la atención al autismo

It was her first bill. As sponsored by Assemblymember Carmen De La Rosa, the New York State Assembly has passed a bill that amends the...
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The Mayor’s Mission
La misión del alcalde

Confieran el control. El alcalde Bill de Blasio realizó una manifestación en la rotonda del Ayuntamiento el lunes, instando a Albany a ampliar...
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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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Celebrate NYC DANCE WEEK

Ailey Extension celebrates NYC Dance Week, a citywide festival from June 15-24, by offering 30 free dance and fitness classes for new students...

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UC Recap – June 5 – June 10

The good folks at Statement Arts are having their annual crowd-funding campaign for their College Prep program. Please give what you can...

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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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A haven, renamed and renewed
Un refugio, renombrado y renovado

El Hospital Goldwater Memorial, ubicado en el extremo sur de Roosevelt Island, cerró en 2013. Pero mucho antes de que cerrara sus puertas, desencadenaría...
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Stocking up in the Square
Almacenamiento en la plaza

There were cans for a cause. Standing out amid the hordes of tourists and costumed characters, hundreds of volunteers gathered in Times Square...
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Community News – 06.07.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.07.17

Celebrate with El Museo del Barrio at this year’s Museum Mile Festival on Tues., June 13th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The festival will...
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Funding for the Farmhouse
Fondos para la granja

La Granja Museo Dyckman está a punto de recibir un enorme impulso, ya que el punto de referencia de Inwood ha recibido $5 millones...
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On the Matter of Milk
Sobre la leche

Elegir los alimentos más amigables con el ambiente puede ser un reto, especialmente cuando se trata de productos lácteos y sus alternativas...
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“When we fight, we win”
“Cuando luchamos, ganamos”

Jorel Ware wore a wide smile on his face. He was at City Hall to celebrate the approval of a legislative package designed to give fast...
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A Safer Sleep
Un sueño más seguro

Keep them safe in slumber. The city’s Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) has partnered with the Health Department to launch a citywide...
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Study to focus on uptown asthma rates
Estudio se centrará en las tasas de asma

Las Torres Bridge son impresionantes. Construidas por encima de la autopista Trans-Manhattan Expressway, las cuatro elevaciones perforan...
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New Challenges for Older LGBT Adults
Nuevos desafíos para adultos mayores LGBT

With LGBT Pride celebrations just around the corner, a new report‎ argues that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adults are facing unique...
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¡Presente!

Marcharé en el Desfile del Día de Puerto Rico porque estoy orgulloso de ser puertorriqueño. Marcharé porque mi vida, y la de mi familia...
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Enough is Enough
Ya Basta de Estar Eñagotao

Por años, políticos y puertorriqueños de todas las ideologías políticas se desvivieron por unirse al coro que cantaba por la liberación de...
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Community News – 05.31.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.31.17

Celebrate the broad spectrum of dance within the African Diaspora at the Fort Washington Library on Thurs., June 29th at 4:30 p.m. Using...
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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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Community News – 05.24.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.24.17

Celebrate the 15th Annual Drums Along the Hudson at Inwood Hill Park on Sun., Jun. 4th from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. The event will feature...
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Health fair celebrated at Riverbank
Se celebra Feria de Salud

Casi 800 miembros de la comunidad asistieron a la Cuarta Feria Anual de Salud Comunitaria del concejal Mark Levine, que se llevó...
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UC Recap – May 15 – May 20

Is it just me or does it feel like you know who has been President forever? Every day brings another reason to question your sanity. In...

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Weighing in on library development plans
Sobre los planes de desarrollo de la biblioteca

There’s still time to opine – and protest. As the city’s Housing and Preservation Development (HPD) continues forward in its plans...
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City expands Community Schools program
Se amplían las escuelas comunitarias

The city is adding 69 new schools to its Community Schools initiative starting in September. The expansion will bring the citywide total...
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Demanding due process for all
Exigir el debido proceso para todos

Detengan las tonterías. Donna Lieberman, directora ejecutiva de la Unión de Libertades Civiles de Nueva York...
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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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UC Recap – May 8 – May 13

Our Wellness Contributor and my better half, Eileen Z. Fuentes, had quite a week. Last Saturday she penned a poignant and strident Op-Ed that...

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Yes to Yaberci
Sí a Yaberci

Yaberci Pérez-Cubillan, vicepresidenta de Salud del Comportamiento de la Red Acacia, recibió el Premio al Liderazgo de La Coalición...
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A Love Litter
Una camada de amor

Every Saturday for more than three months, Carrot and Turnip waited patiently for someone to adopt them. The sat together in...
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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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Street Style
Estilo callejero

Retro rocks. Thousands took to the streets in East Harlem this past Sat., Apr. 29th to revive the good ole days of box car derbies, street hockey...
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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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‎A Spree for Threes
Tremendo a los tres

Es hora de los de tres. La ciudad ha anunciado la expansión de su programa Pre-K Universal para incluir a los niños de tres años. El alcalde...
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Halt on HUD cuts
Renunciando los recortes del HUD

Giancarlo Fernández dijo que es fácil sentirse olvidado como inquilino de vivienda pública. Fernández, quien creció en las Casas...
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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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Morning Meet
Reunión matutina

Policymakers, elected officials and advocates took part in OHEL Children's Home and Family Services' 4th Annual Legislative Breakfast...
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¿Embarazada? Prevenga este riesgo

La Administración de Alimentos y Medicamentos de los Estados Unidos (FDA, por sus siglas en inglés) alerta a las mujeres embarazadas...

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A Rosy Reading
Lectura rosada

It’s read all over. April 23rd is World Book Day, marked throughout the world in different ways. In Catalonia, Spain, it is known as Saint George...
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Transportation Community Workshop
Taller de Transporte

The Department of Transportation (DOT) is in the process of proposing traffic and safety improvements along Dyckman Street. The agency has...
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Transgender as Target?
Transcendiendo la discriminación

Discrimination. That is how transgender activist Elizabeth Marie Rivera referred to a recent decision rendered by the Senate in Puerto Rico...
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Tools at School
Herramientas en la escuela

La secundaria puede ser un momento difícil para muchos estudiantes. Con frecuencia encuentran nuevas fuentes de ansiedad a medida...
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Figures in the Find
Figuras en búsqueda

No son exactamente héroes. En cambio, las acciones de los personajes principales de la última obra de la Compañía de Teatro Up pasan de...
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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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Ratifying the Raise
Aprobado el aumento

Cambiaron la página sobre la edad. Defensores y legisladores en una misión para convertir el plan "Aumentar la edad" en una ley del estado...
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Hunt in the Heights
Caras y Canastas

No little bunny hop here – this was a mad dash. Hundreds of families and children turned out this past Sat., Apr. 8th for a ceremonial...
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Center Start
Inicio de Centro

It’s a head start for health. The city has launched an East Harlem facility to provide health and wellness services, as well as community space...
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Muscle and Might
Músculo y Poder

One size does not fit all. Community-based factors such as lack of access to healthy food are causing a high number of Hispanics to suffer...
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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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New Plus for Preemies
Nuevo plus para bebés prematuros

The New York State budget now allows low-income mothers to get donor breast milk for premature babies through Medicaid. Low-weight...
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