Solos on Stage
Solos en el escenario

Individual como invencible. Mientras que los teatros en Broadway -y en toda la ciudad de Nueva York- permanecen a oscuras debido al coronavirus, una exposición centrada específicamente...
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New COVID-19 rental assistance
Nueva asistencia de alquiler COVID-19

It’s help for home. An emergency rental assistance program to assist New Yorkers who lost income due to the COVID-19 pandemic has been announced.
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Social Straits
Encuentros sociales

Los negocios están reabriendo. Las calles y playas de la ciudad se están volviendo más concurridas. Los viajes se están retomando. Después de varios meses de distanciamiento social...
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A new approach
Un nuevo enfoque

Each spring, as the residents of my community prepare for block parties and family days, we also have to prepare ourselves for the tragic increase in shootings that the summer brings. However, the serious uptick in shooting...
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Enrollment Extension
Extensión de inscripción

Un mes más. El período especial para inscribirse en un seguro de salud a través del Mercado de Salud del estado de Nueva York se ha...
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“When the nation bleeds, Harlem hemorrhages”
“Cuando la nación sangra, Harlem sufre hemorragias”

Black business matters too. A recent virtual panel discussion delved into the experience of Black restaurant and bar owners in New York City. With the national spotlight focused on racial equality.
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UC Recap – July 6th – July 11th

Almost 2 months ago, when we were knee deep in that quarantine life, I penned a missive entitled Things I Miss. Well, since we are now in like Phase 2.5 of the re-opening, I think the time is ripe for a sequel. One that provides both an iota of closure, that is as much as can be expected in a pandemic...

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Forget FOMO
Olvidar FOMO

Does the saying “the grass is always greener” strike a chord? If so, you aren’t alone. The fear of missing out, commonly known as FOMO...
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Season forged of sorrow and faith
Temporada forjada por tristeza y fe

Suzanne Kaszynski estaba de vuelta en la escuela a principios de este mes. Con una mascarilla facial, la directora de la escuela Nuestra Señora de Lourdes en Harlem estaba...
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A “blended” back to school
Un regreso a la escuela “combinado”

It’ll be an autumn to remember. At a press conference on Wednesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled his administration’s plan to reopen public schools in...
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Building a new bridge
Construyendo un nuevo puente

Cuando se aprobó el último presupuesto de la ciudad el 1º de julio, incluía $51 millones de dólares para el Programa de Empleo Juvenil de Verano (SYEP, por sus siglas en inglés). El financiamiento fue un alivio para muchos...
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Interdependence
Interdependencia

It is time to rethink what independence means – and for whom – in the United States and globally. Our individual experiences of the mosaic related to this ideal, and the extent to...
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