Food

Affinity en la Avenida

Será el Día de Duarte. Todos son bienvenidos a la celebración comunitaria este jueves 26 de enero en el Centro de Servicio Comunitario Affinity Health Plan...
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Community News – 01.25.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.25.17

The Inwood Library is hosting Community Visioning Workshops between Wed., Jan. 25th through Tues., Jan 31. The workshops are intended to discuss the possibility of developing the library site into...
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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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Banish the Blues
Disipar la tristeza

With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season behind us, January can be a bit of a let-down. For elders, the post-holiday blues is...
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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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UC Recap – December 5th – December 10th

We The People – A Social Justice Theatre Festival was an absolute blast. The People’s Theatre Project (PTP) really outdid themselves ...

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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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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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License List
Lista de licencias

Entre en la lista. El Departamento de Asuntos del Consumidor (DCA por sus siglas en inglés) está creando una nueva lista de espera para...
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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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A new tilt for the Kilt
Una nueva vida para el Kilt

El Día del Trabajo, los residentes del norte del condado lamentaron el cierre del popular abrevadero del barrio, Piper's Kilt, que...
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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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Community Award Programs
Programa de Adjudicaciones Comunitarias

The Manhattan Community Award Program (MCAP), through which the office of Borough President Gale Brewer provides funding for...
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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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UC Recap – August 22nd – August 27th

Is it too early to talk about Halloween? Well, we have caught wind that a Haunted House is coming Uptown soon. I can’t say much more...

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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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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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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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March of the Mujer
Marcha de la Mujer

Fue la vía de la mujer. Durante unas horas, el pasado domingo 14 de agosto, la sexta avenida fue el bulevar de elección de...
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A new reign for Renee
Un nuevo reino para Renee

It will be her way now. A community effort to honor Renee Mancino, the late owner of the popular Carrot Top Pastries, has...
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S.O.S.
Salven al supermercado

Este desierto pronto podría hacerse aún más seco. Una gran multitud de residentes de la comunidad se reunieron bajo un calor...
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Mind on your Meals
Alimente a su Mente

No child should ever have to go without a meal. That’s why the Department of Education (DOE) is, once again, offering completely free...
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UC Recap – July 18th – July 23rd

If you are not frightened after the 4-day infomercial of intolerance, xenophobia and racism then you are, like far too...

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Community News 07.20.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.20.16

On Sat., Jul. 23rd, the collective of musicians and artists known as “Songs From A Room (Sofar)” will host a gig at a secret location...
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UC Recap – July 11th – July 16th

Elvis Nolasco is a man of the people. In spite of the awards, the accolades and the acclaim Elvis remains someone who cares...

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Feeding the Gap
Alimentar la brecha

El programa puede parecer el secreto mejor guardado del mundo. Durante 10 meses del año, cientos de miles de niños de...
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UC Recap – June 27th – July 2nd

It’s official folks; Adriano Espaillat has won the Democratic primary after Keith Wright conceded recently...

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Ramping up readiness
Reforzar la preparación

Prepárate, Nueva York. El miércoles 22 de junio, funcionarios de la Oficina de Manejo de Emergencias de...
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Care Expanded for HIV-Positive Individuals
Se expande cuidado para individuos con HIV positivo

It's hands-on. All HIV-positive individuals in New York City are soon to become eligible to receive...
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Supermarket Savers
Salvadores de supermercados

Call them the Associated Allies. More than a hundred local residents gathered outside of Associated Supermarket...
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Meal Makers
Fabricantes de Comidas

Salió el sol, lo comida está servida. El Departamento de Educación de la ciudad (DOE, por sus siglas en inglés) está listo para proveer desayuno y almuerzo...
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UC Recap – June 13th – June 18th

Lin-Manuel Miranda continues to amaze, astound and inspire. Hamilton won a whopping 11 Tony Awards including best new musical and...

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Thrill at the Tavern
Emoción en the Tavern

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Drums Along The Hudson
‎Tambores A Lo Largo Del Hudson

The 14th Annual DRUMS ALONG THE HUDSON: A Native American and Multicultural Celebration will take place on Sunday, June 12, 2016 in...
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UC Recap – May 30th – June 4th

Michael Henry Adams wrote a must-read Op-Ed in the NY Times with the provocative title “The End of Black Harlem.” While many of us...

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UC Recap – May 23rd – May 28th

Harlem is the eternal capital of cool. So it only fitting that Harlem now has its own Whiskey Festival. Now in its second year, the Harlem Whiskey Festival is...

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Bags of Bounty
Bolsas de bondad

It was a bounty of health – and color – along St. Nicholas Avenue this past Wed., May 25th. Healthcare network Affinity Health Plan opened the doors to its storefront office ‎to offer residents...
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Seeking to reap in reform
Cosechando un cambio

It’s been a long road – with more miles ahead. Activists made their way this past Sun., May 22nd into Northern Manhattan, one of the many stops on...
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Taste Test
Prueba de Sabor

Opportunity was theirs for the nibbling.Uptown food vendors were recently given a chance to exhibit their goods to potential retail partners...

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Uc Recap – May 9nd – May 14th

Please do the following: Go to http://www.ptp.nyc/ and purchase your tickets for The People’s Theatre Project’s annual benefit...

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Friend the Fest
Se necesitan voluntarios‎

The 32nd Medieval Festival will take place on Sun., Sept. 18th from 11:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. in Fort Tryon Park and volunteers are needed...
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