Tag Archives: Kids

Homer at the Harbor
Charla de Cruz

The day felt like a grand slam for a group of Northern Manhattan students, as Major League Baseball (MLB) star Nelson Cruz visited...
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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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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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Deal in a Diversity Officer
Necesitamos un director de diversidad

El acceso de un estudiante a una educación de calidad nunca debe estar determinado por su código postal, pero desafortunadamente eso...
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The Music Man
El hombre música

Al llegar a Santo Domingo, el acento de Reynaldo García Pantaleón lo traicionó. Este verano fue a la República Dominicana y se reunió con...
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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 – 11.02.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.02.16

Come and enjoy story time with Mallory Kinney and Chelsea Camp on Fri., Nov. 11th at the Museum of the City of New York, which will...
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School Suspensions Down, but Disparities Persist
Las disparidades persisten en las suspensiones

School suspensions in New York City fell last year, but the latest data shows that African-American children still are much more likely...
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Consumer Tips for Open Enrollment
Consejos al Consumidor

Open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act begins November 1, 2016 and lasts until January 31st 2017. If you want your coverage to...
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Keepers at the House
Guardianes en la Casa

Estos invitados de la casa vinieron preparados. Un par de autoridades educativas locales recientemente representaron a la Gran Manzana...
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Community News – 10.26.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.26.16

The Fort Tryon Park Trust and the Greenacre Foundation are teaming up for a scavenger hunt on Sat., Oct. 29th from 2:00 p.m...
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Making the Grade
Educadores excelentes

Big is in, again. The Fifth Annual Big Apple Awards, which recognize outstanding educators and teachers who enrich their school communities...
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The Geek Gang
La banda geek

Esta escuadra callejera tenía un juego. La feria se extendió sobre Union Square el jueves 13 de octubre, y ofreció más que comida...
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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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“Tragedy was the result”
Investigación encuentra a NYCHA negligente

Deficiencias de seguridad fueron encontradas en más de un 50 por ciento de las unidades de vivienda pública reinspeccionadas por el Departamento...
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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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Synthetic Sensation
Sensación sintética

A skate on the fake might be on the horizon for Highbridge. If Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez had his way, uptown residents would...
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Gun violence condemned after park shooting
Condenada la violencia armada después del tiroteo

One man was killed and another wounded during a midday shooting in Highbridge Park this past Mon., Oct. 3rd. The shooting occurred just...
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Fariña looks to the future
Fariña mira hacia el futuro

By 2026, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña wants 80 percent of the city’s high-schoolers to graduate on time and two-thirds of public school...
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Community News – 10.05.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.05.16

El Teatro Apollo organizará un taller de comedia stand-up el martes 18 de octubre de 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. El autor y cómico de stand-up...
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Waging War for Peace
Guerrilleras por la Paz

Emily Quinn is in charge of caring for the dresses. Throughout the year, she collects and cleans them, and carefully stores one away. In September...
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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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Doing it Together
Haciéndolo juntos

With the new school year in full swing, my thoughts turn to those students who have the will to succeed, but not always the resources...
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The Musings of Miranda
Las reflexiones de Miranda

After Lin-Manuel Miranda took his last onstage bow in Hamilton, he came back a few nights later as an audience member...
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Community News 09-21-16
Noticias Comunitarias – 09-21-16

Conozca más sobre la historia de the Heights el sábado 24 de septiembre, en High Bridge Park, de 2:00 p.m a 3:30 p.m. Sid Horenstein...
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Music at the Mission
Música en la Misión

As many schools have cut or drastically curtailed music and arts programs in recent years, the New York City Mission Society...
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Report: Charter schools driving math and reading progress
Reporte: Las escuelas ‘charter’ la mejor alternativa

Double it. A high-profile charter school advocacy group is calling on the city to do just that to the size of the charter school sector, claiming it...
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Season of Renewal
Temporada de renovación

They’re bringing the noise.The Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra (WHCO) is preparing to kick of its second season with the first of...
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Parent Power
Poder Parental

Al enviar a nuestros hijos a la escuela, podemos estar llenos de muchos pensamientos: orgullo de sus éxitos hasta el momento, alegría...
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The Fate of the Festival
El destino del festival

It's time for a break. The end of summer is usually a busy time for Ted Minos, Founder and Artistic Director of the Inwood Shakespeare Festival...
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Pause while Pregnant
Pausa durante el embarazo

No se mueva. Se pide a las mujeres embarazadas de toda la ciudad posponer cualquier plan de viaje durante un año, ya que están emergiendo...
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“It’s in my DNA to serve”
“Servir está en mi ADN”

For Carmen De La Rosa, working to improve life for Northern Manhattan residents is a very personal mission. “There’s a difference between...
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Community News – 09.07.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.07.16

On Sat., Sept. 10th, from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., join bird enthusiasts for a walk through Fort Tryon Park and take part in the...
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UC Recap – August 29th – September 3rd

On Monday, August 29th we convened a powerhouse panel to have an honest discussion about race, class and gentrification...

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Teen Spirit on Set
Adolescentes en acción

Muchas cosas sorprendieron a Sundari Sheldon-Collins a principios del verano mientras trabajaba en el Jardín Botánico de Nueva York...
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“We need a new voice”
“Necesitamos una nueva voz”

“It’s time for the community to stand up and vote for change,” said George Fernández. “We need a new voice.” Fernández, as candidate...
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Grants for the Green
Avanzando lo Verde

A new program funded by Columbia University will provide community groups and nonprofit organizations with grants to bring...
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Marc El Maestro

La Fundación Maestro Cares, (MCF por sus siglas en inglés) se ha asociado con Caridades Católicas de la Arquidiócesis de Nueva York...
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The Right Resources
Recursos para la justicia

Ayudar, de forma gratuita, está a un momento de distancia. El Centro de Justicia para la Protección de las Personas con Necesidades...
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“Anchors ” Reweigh
Aclamando las “Anclas”

Han estado en el centro de sus comunidades, y ahora están siendo transfundidas con nuevos fondos...
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Community News – 08.24.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.24.16

On Sat., Sept. 24th, from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., drop by the Little Red Lighthouse Festival in Fort...
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Learning with Vision
Aprender con visión

As families prepare for the upcoming school year, they are working hard to ensure that their children have...
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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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Oasis in El Barrio
Oasis en El Barrio

Mientras crecía, Matthew Washington visitaba a menudo el Parque White. "Veníamos aquí todo el tiempo", recordó el presidente...
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In bloom at Bruce’s
Floreciendo en el Jardín Bruce

This is one graphic garden. A neighborhood garden is making efforts to increase cultural programming while...
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A Hit in the Heights
Un hit en El Alto

Era hora de conocer a los Mets en Washington Heights.El lunes 8 de agosto, el jardinero de los Mets de Nueva York -Alejandro...
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Community News – 08.10.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.10.16

Don Rice, organizador de las series “Lost Inwood” e historiador local, llevará a cabo una conferencia sobre la...
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UC Recap – August 1st – August 6th

Meet the Brujas of the Bronx. No, I am not talking about witchcraft or Santeria. The Brujas are an all-girl skate...

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Community News 08.03.16
Noticias Comunitarias 08.03.16

The Inwood Library will host a discussion on the 1989 film A Dry White Season, which was adapted from the eponymously...
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