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“The March” in the Park
La Marcha en el Parque

“The March” is on. The Parks and Recreation Department is commemorating Black History Month with "The March," an exhibit exploring...
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Bragging at Bombonada

Bragging rights are in play – you’ll need to grab a fork. Ten blocks north of La Casa de Mofongo, the culinary institution that has arguably elevated the traditional plantain dish of mofongo to celebrity status, a newcomer is slinging a different kind of mash. Bombonada, the...

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February – Short, But Oh-So-Sweet!
Febrero – ¡Corto, pero oh, tan dulce!

Teaching our children about African-American culture is critical to shaping a world view that is expansive and informed. What better...
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2014 Uptown Arts Stroll poster contest

Concurso de carteles del Paseo de las Artes 2014

La Alianza de las Artes del Norte de Manhattan se complace en anunciar el Paseo de las Artes 2014, un festival anual con más de...
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 1-27 to 2-1

From the Heights to the State of the Union speech, Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School student, Estiven Rodriguez, had the honor of attending the event and even got a shout out from POTUS. Estiven arrived in the country at 9 years old and thanks to hard work...

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“Inequality does not exist in a vacuum”

At the National Action Network’s (NAN) House of Justice on West 145th Street on Mon., Jan. 20th, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was honored with a promise that the "Tale of Two Cities" would have a happy ending. The annual NAN tribute drew elected officials from across the city...

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Spinning and soothing
Hilando y calmando

Kyra Caruso lleva una doble vida. Por la noche se viste con esmero y trabaja en clubes como DJ. Cuando termina la...
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The A+ benefits of E

Los excelentes beneficios de la vitamina E

Alzheimer's disease afflicts approximately 5 million Americans, and those that suffer from the progressive brain...
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Reynaldo’s Real Fiction
La ficción real de Reynaldo

A Reynaldo García Pantaleón no le gusta imponer el significado de una pintura al espectador. Por lo general comienza con una...
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“The band makes me look good”

“La banda me hace ver bien”

Long accustomed to hearing his classic songs reverberate through the streets, local residents might have been surprised to see artist Rubén Blades (pronounced “blades,” as in English) himself...
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Local Councilmembers named to leadership posts

Concejales locales nombrados a puestos de liderazgo

La portavoz del Concejo Municipal Melissa Mark-Viverito anunció tareas del Comité y puestos de dirección, el pasado miércoles...
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New study for female colorectal cancer survivors

Nuevo estudio para mujeres sobrevivientes de cancer

Columbia University is one of a small number of medical centers nationwide conducting a National Cancer Institute-funded research...
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