Author Archives: Postmaster

How to Make and Keep Friends – With Child
Como hacer y mantener amigos – con niños

My pregnancy was the happiest point in my life. I still remember vividly the joy I felt about carrying my first child. I spent my time planning...
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Redistricting talk stirs concerns

The political power lines in northern Manhattan are about to shift. New York City Councilmember Robert Jackson called an “emergency meeting” last...

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Taikoza – the music of battle and prayer
Taikoza – la música de batalla y oración

Prepárese para resonar. El 8 de septiembre el Norte de Manhattan vibrará colectivamente con el ritmo de Taikoza. El conjunto de...
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Democracy Prep celebrates the Dominican diaspora
‘Democracy Prep’ celebra diáspora dominicana

It was the first day of school at Democracy Prep – and already the students were getting a talking-to in the school gymnasium. This was no...
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UC Recap – August 20 – August 25

Our indiegogo fundraising campaign is now over but the filming of this movie will continue until the end of summer and probably a bit...

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Speaking out on tenant abuse leads to a family’s eviction
Hablar del abuso a inquilinos llevó a una familia al desalojo

A las 4 de la tarde muchas personas se están preparando para irse a casa luego de un largo día de trabajo. Sin embargo, María Montealegre, una...
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Traveling far to see ‘fracking’ up close 
Viajando para ver de cerca  ‘fracturación hidráulica’

When Tammy and Matt Manning moved into their Susquehanna County home in 2010, they thought it was the American Dream. But it turned...
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A rousing finish for a trusted (and rusted) friend

Bluey no longer graces Inwood streets. The formerly blue 1982 Honda Civic had a dignified send-off Saturday afternoon. Owner Harry Ettling arranged a New Orleans-style funeral for his most trusted and rusted friend. “It’s time,” Ettling said. The car ran perfectly, but the body was giving out.

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Sister Helene: Inwood native on a mission

Hermana Helene: Oriunda de Inwood en una misión

Hay una persona que la Hermana Helene O’Sullivan nunca olvidará. Era una joven adolescente camboyana. Venía de una familia disfuncional y se fue de la casa...
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Community News 08.01.12

Inspired by the world renowned El Sistema music program and led by Abreu Fellow' 11 David Gracia...

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“This is truly precious, truly being rich.”
“Esto realmente es un tesoro, realmente ser rico”.

“This is the only place I can come and feel free,” said Ada Maldonado. “This is a gift I thought I’d never receive.”
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Bluey goes home
Bluey se va a casa

Harry Ettling está haciendo todo por el funeral de su mejor amigo, incluyendo una procesión funeral al estilo de Nueva Orleans...
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