Tag Archives: Food

New win for WIC families
Nueva victoria para las familias WIC

Hay un nuevo formato para la fórmula. Una nueva ley proporcionará un mejor acceso a la fórmula recetada para bebés de los...
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The Schedule Shuffle
Horarios injustos

The Washington Heights resident has worked as a delivery person at the Domino’s Pizza on 181st Street and Fort Washington Avenue...
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Fourth takes First
De primer lugar

A fourth-year medical student at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) has won first place in a poster competition...
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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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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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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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“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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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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13 Heart to Heart Facts
13 Hechos de corazón a corazón

Cada minuto, una mujer muere por enfermedad cardíaca en los Estados Unidos. Es el asesino número uno de las mujeres, causando una...
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UC Recap – January 30th – February 4th

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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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Salve for the Scammed
Alivio para los estafados

Think of it as a bit of coin for the conned. Nearly 350,000 people who lost money running Herbalife businesses will be getting reimbursement...
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Frontlines at Fonfrède
Vanguardia en Fonfrède

January 1 marked the 213th year of Haitian independence. Before independence, slaves cooked a delicious soup joumou made of squash, carrots...
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Counsel in the cards
Abogado por escrito

Every year landlords seeking evictions force nearly 300,000 New Yorkers into Housing Court. Ninety percent of landlords have a lawyer...
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Helping with HOPE
Ayudando con HOPE

¿Combatiendo la pobreza? Hay una aplicación para eso. Al menos la habría si Joel Berg se saliera con la suya. Berg, director ejecutivo de Hunger...
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Batter Up
Entrega de galletas

Encienda el horno y únase al esfuerzo de llevar una sorpresa casera a las familias locales en necesidad. Las galletas se recogerán en la Despensa...
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Feelings by the filling
Sentimientos por el relleno

It's best to eat hearty winter pies such as pecan or apple slightly warm, topped with vanilla ice cream. Piling on scoops chocolate just won't work...
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A Feast for the Found
Un festín para los encontrados

Todos fueron bienvenidos en esta mesa. Clientes de Exodus Transitional Services, Inc. en East Harlem, disfrutaron de un festín por...
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Aid on the Island
Ayuda en la isla

They started with service. On the eve of the SOMOS 2016 conference in Puerto Rico, a task force from Catholic Charities performed a day...
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Community News – 11.16.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.16.16

Get your groove on at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Sat., Nov. 19thfrom 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. The museum is hosting a...
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Dealing with Diabetes
Lidiando con la diabetes

According to the American Diabetes Association, it’s estimated that 2 million people in New York City are living with diabetes. This chronic disease...
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UC Recap – November 7th – November 12th

Brace yourself America, we are headed for turbulent times. We have entered the abyss. We are in unchartered territory. Turmoil awaits us...

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Community News – 11.09.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.09.16

Lleve a su paladar en un viaje a través del tiempo en la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado 19 de noviembre de 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Los...
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Merriment at Mission
Diversión en la Misión

Carlos Centeno Jr. was one of the first to arrive. The eight-year-old was dressed to impress, sporting a sleek white ninja suit. He joined...
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Community News – 10.12.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.12.16

El Museo Del Barrio hosts a day of festivities on Sat., Oct. 15th from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The museum is celebrating the 3,000-year-old...
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Calling SNAP jobseekers
Alimentado y activando

Tome una manzana y una solicitud de empleo. Recientemente se anunció que los receptores de los beneficios de comida en...
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UC Recap – October 3rd – October 8th

Please do the right thing and watch Ava Duvernay’s 13th documentary on Netflix. The film explores how slavery didn’t really...

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UC Recap – September 12th – September 17th

This past week we made history again. The results of last Tuesday’s elections proved that Latinos are a force to be reckoned with...

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Slack on Salt
Bajando los niveles de sal

Llego la hora de detenerse un poco en la sal. El Departamento de Salud de la ciudad ha anunciado que los niveles de sodio han...
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SNAP Scam
Fraude en SNAP

A former employee of the city’s Human Resources Administration (HRA) has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for...
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UC Recap – August 15th – August 20th

There is no denying that things are rapidly changing in our neighborhood. Some may argue that it is...

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March of the Mujer
Marcha de la Mujer

Fue la vía de la mujer. Durante unas horas, el pasado domingo 14 de agosto, la sexta avenida fue el bulevar de elección de...
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A new reign for Renee
Un nuevo reino para Renee

It will be her way now. A community effort to honor Renee Mancino, the late owner of the popular Carrot Top Pastries, has...
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S.O.S.
Salven al supermercado

Este desierto pronto podría hacerse aún más seco. Una gran multitud de residentes de la comunidad se reunieron bajo un calor...
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Mind on your Meals
Alimente a su Mente

No child should ever have to go without a meal. That’s why the Department of Education (DOE) is, once again, offering completely free...
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Community News 07.20.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.20.16

On Sat., Jul. 23rd, the collective of musicians and artists known as “Songs From A Room (Sofar)” will host a gig at a secret location...
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Together, we must, and we can
Juntos podemos

Tenía 24 años cuando ocurrió. Había tenido un día difícil en el trabajo, y mi hija y yo nos dirigíamos hacia nuestro...
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UC Recap – June 27th – July 2nd

It’s official folks; Adriano Espaillat has won the Democratic primary after Keith Wright conceded recently...

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Care Expanded for HIV-Positive Individuals
Se expande cuidado para individuos con HIV positivo

It's hands-on. All HIV-positive individuals in New York City are soon to become eligible to receive...
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Supermarket Savers
Salvadores de supermercados

Call them the Associated Allies. More than a hundred local residents gathered outside of Associated Supermarket...
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Meal Makers
Fabricantes de Comidas

Salió el sol, lo comida está servida. El Departamento de Educación de la ciudad (DOE, por sus siglas en inglés) está listo para proveer desayuno y almuerzo...
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Thrill at the Tavern
Emoción en the Tavern

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Drums Along The Hudson
‎Tambores A Lo Largo Del Hudson

The 14th Annual DRUMS ALONG THE HUDSON: A Native American and Multicultural Celebration will take place on Sunday, June 12, 2016 in...
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UC Recap – May 30th – June 4th

Michael Henry Adams wrote a must-read Op-Ed in the NY Times with the provocative title “The End of Black Harlem.” While many of us...

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UC Recap – May 23rd – May 28th

Harlem is the eternal capital of cool. So it only fitting that Harlem now has its own Whiskey Festival. Now in its second year, the Harlem Whiskey Festival is...

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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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Seeking to reap in reform
Cosechando un cambio

It’s been a long road – with more miles ahead. Activists made their way this past Sun., May 22nd into Northern Manhattan, one of the many stops on...
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Taste Test
Prueba de Sabor

Opportunity was theirs for the nibbling.Uptown food vendors were recently given a chance to exhibit their goods to potential retail partners...

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Uc Recap – May 9nd – May 14th

Please do the following: Go to http://www.ptp.nyc/ and purchase your tickets for The People’s Theatre Project’s annual benefit...

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Friend the Fest
Se necesitan voluntarios‎

The 32nd Medieval Festival will take place on Sun., Sept. 18th from 11:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. in Fort Tryon Park and volunteers are needed...
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