Tag Archives: Food

UC Recap – July 3 – July 8

It looks like the Uptown tradition of setting off industrial grade fireworks in the streets is alive and thriving. In fact, from the looks of things it...

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Holding court in the kitchen
Empoderamiento por el pan

Hochul está mirando hacia el futuro. Mientras la especulación sobre el futuro del gobernador Andrew Cuomo es molienda para el...
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UC Recap –  June 26 – July 1

This might sound crazy, but this Independence Day could be the most important one in our nation’s history. A would-be tyrant has...

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UC Recap –  June 19 – June 24

It’s that time of year again, folks. A Toast to Fort Tryon will take place on Thursday, July 13 at 6 p.m. and you absolutely need to be there. This...

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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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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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UC Recap – May 29 – June 3

The whole brouhaha over the participation of Oscar López Rivera in the Puerto Rican Day Parade this year came to a head recently...

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UC Recap – May 22 – May 27

By the time you read this, there is a good chance that the 15th Annual Uptown Arts Stroll has already began. This year’s honorees are...

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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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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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Brain Boost
Impulso al cerebro

Piense bien en su próximo bocado. Lo que usted pone en su estómago ahora afectará su cerebro más adelante, incluyendo su capacidad...
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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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¿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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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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A Long Last
De larga duración

As markets start to stock up on more fresh produce for shoppers to fill their bags, the New York League of Conservation Voters (NYLCV)...
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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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Driving down hunger
Disminuir el hambre

This time, shop and drop. A collaborative effort to encourage local volunteerism and help boost the supply of local food banks is coming to a...
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UC Recap – March 13th – March 18th

Happy belated St. Patrick’s Day people!!! With that said, please go to our site for a trip back into time to the Inwood of 1968...

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Screen Test
Ponerse en prueba

Mantener las pruebas. NYC Health + Hospitals insta a todos los neoyorquinos de entre 50 y 75 años a hacerse la prueba y está......
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UC Recap – March 6th – March 11th

Have you been to Streetbird Rotisserie on 116th yet? Make sure you hit that place up as soon as possible. The food is outstanding and you...

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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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