Tag Archives: News

The Case for CORE
La cuestión de CORE

"Es difícil darse cuenta de que tal vez nunca pueda salir de la deuda", dijo Walter "Halcón" Newsome. "Es una dura realidad". Newsome...
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Workplan for wellness
En búsqueda del bienestar

Héctor Mata es un salvavidas. Mientras trabajaba con el Proyecto Washington Heights Corner, un grupo que promueve la reducción...
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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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Lights, camera… Inwood
Luces, cámara… Inwood

Two tree leaves meet. They become lovers. What happens to the survivor when one is ripped to pieces? Find out at the Second Annual...
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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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Heat Assistance Deadline
Asistencia de Calefacción

Use HEAP to help. New Yorkers who need help paying their heating bills can apply for assistance – but must do so by Fri., Mar. 17th...
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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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Billing the Benefits
Facturando Beneficios

Inmigrantes indocumentados contribuyen cerca de $40 billones anuales al producto doméstico grueso del estado de Nueva York...
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Ensuring the Stability of Home
Garantizar la estabilidad del hogar

In a few short weeks, the New York State legislature will release its budget for this fiscal year. Our...
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Grief-stricken, and scribbling
Deshaciendo el dolor

Ella puede ser una autora y una poetisa de las mejor vendidas, cuyas publicaciones han servido como punto de referencia crítico y...
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Coming up short
Insuficiente

Denles espacio. La administración del alcalde de Blasio ha negado el 79 por ciento de las solicitudes de escuelas...
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Trump Travel Ban 2.0
Se firma nueva orden ejecutiva de prohibición de viajes

It’s take two for President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban. On Mon., Mar. 6th, Trump signed a new executive order that....
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Saying it with SOMOS
Si a SOMOS

¡Saludos! On behalf of the Board of Directors of SOMOS, Inc., we invite all to attend our upcoming conference, which...
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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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Community News – 03.08.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.08.17

Learn about becoming a U.S. citizen at the Inwood Library on Mon., Mar. 13th at 4:30 p.m. Citizenship attorneys will lead the...
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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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Banning the Border Builders
Frenos a los constructores fronterizos

If you help build the wall, you can take your business elsewhere. That was the message of Public Advocate Letitia James, who said she will...
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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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UC Recap – February 27th – March 4th

Shout out to Elle for a stellar photo shoot in Harlem recently. Featuring models Amilna Estevão and Alécia Morais and styled...

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The History of Somos through Posters

This year’s Spring SOMOS, Inc. Conference marks the milestone anniversary of 30 years. Three decades after its founding, the non-partisan...

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Give ’em shelter

Mayor Bill de Blasio says he cannot see an end - yet. While unveiling his latest plan to help homeless New Yorkers, de Blasio admitted...

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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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“Best black archive in the world”
“El mejor archivo negro en el mundo”

Hay secretos por todas partes, incluso debajo de las tarimas. Con el recientemente alcanzado estatus hito nacional, recientes renovaciones...
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Money Love
Amor al dinero

Jackie Robinson stealing home plate in the 1955 World Series. Duke Ellington at his piano. Nine black children escorted by 101st Airborne...
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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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Sisters Strike
Huelga de hermanas

Hagamos huelga juntos. Los organizadores de la Marcha de las Mujeres, que atrajo a millones de personas en diversas ciudades de...
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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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Fake Resistance and the Democrats
Resistencia falsa y los demócratas

Durante el fin de semana, manifestantes se reunieron frente al edificio del New York Times y otras oficinas de medios de comunicación...
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Text take on hate
Texto contra el odio

Explíquelo con detalle. Se han anunciado nuevas acciones a nivel estatal para combatir los crímenes de odio y el antisemitismo, incluyendo...
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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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Speed Read
Prueba de velocidad

How fast can you go? Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman wants to know. The AG is encouraging New Yorkers to test their...
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UC Recap – February 20th – February 25th

Last week, 52 years ago, the great Malcolm X was assassinated right here in Washington Heights. While the man made his transition...

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“Too damn high”
Polémica pendiente

Bienvenida Cabrera está a la caza. Recientemente se quedó desempleada y está buscando un nuevo trabajo. Pero Cabrera está...
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“It’s not right to cheat us”
“Fue muy duro para mí”

Mahase Harrypaul sabía que algo no estaba bien. El nativo de Trinidad y Tobago estuvo empleado durante tres años en varios...
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Native Best
Moda original

As Fashion Week comes to an end, so, coincidentally, does the tour of “Native Fashion Now,” the country’s first large-scale traveling...
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“Equity and opportunity”
“Equidad y oportunidad”

SBS is open for business – and more. The city’s Department of Small Business Services (SBS) will soon unveil a capital access program...
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‎Bill to Seal the Record
Sellar los records

Buscan cerrar el record. ‎Una ley para sellar los records criminales de los neoyorquinos arrestados por posesión de marihuana fue...
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Community News – 02.22.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 02.22.17

Take part in the guest artist dance workshops at the Pelham Fritz Recreation Center on Sat., Feb. 25th from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Master
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Count on Counsel
Se garantizan nuevas protecciones

Now they can count on counsel. Low-income tenants will no longer be at a disadvantage when facing a landlord is housing...
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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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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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EARLY APPLICATION PROCESS FOR SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
EL PROGRAMA DE EMPLEO JUVENIL DE VERANO

Applications are open for the 2017 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) now through Friday, March 17, 2017. The application...
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How Age-Friendly?

Advocates for older New Yorkers are calling on state legislators to restore funds for New York City senior centers cut from...

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New contract backed by transit workers
Nuevo contrato respaldado

Ratificado. Los trabajadores del transporte público han respaldado un nuevo contrato de 28 meses con la Autoridad Metropolitana...
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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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Heard and unblurred
Deshaciendo el silencio

“It’s taking away our humanity.” That’s what Jessica Greer Morris says is happening in light of the prevalence of sexual assault in the...
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‎Woman of the Century
La mujer del siglo

Paciencia, fe y masticar los alimentos lentamente. Es lo que Eulalia García Figueroa dice es el secreto de una larga vida. Ella debería...
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Need, by the numbers
Necesidad bajo cifras actuales

At West Point, cadets take a class called Armed Forces in Society. They learn that combat veterans have higher rates of...
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600 voicemails and counting…
600 mensajes de voz y contando…

En un reciente foro de derechos de inmigración, Ángela Fernández advirtió a las personas que enfrentan ser deportadas no firmar...
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“We’re going to find you”
“Lo vamos a encontrar”

While scaling up on projects, they dialed down on wages.And now City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer has assessed $3.2 million in...
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