Politics/Government

Empire State Fellows Program Class
Clases del Programa ‘Empire State Fellows’

El Estado de Nueva York ha anunciado la apertura del proceso de solicitudes para la última clase del programa ‘Empire States Fellows’.
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Workers pan the plan
Trabajadores destrozan el plan

Is it a case of affluenza? So question ‎workers and advocates who are questioning just how "affordable" Mayor Bill de Blasio's affordable...
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Resolve on the Race
Elección decisiva

Trump fracasará. Los comentarios despectivos del candidato republicano a la presidencia, Donald Trump, sobre los hispanos, ha dañado...
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MT – Community News 02.10.16

Se invita a los entusiastas de la fotografía a un paseo fotográfico a través de Highbridge Park el sábado 20 de febrero a las 11:30 am.
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Agenda Agent
Agente de agenda

Fue una reunión de Rosas. La directora de Diversidad del estado de Nueva York, Rose Rodríguez, visitó el norte de Manhattan el pasado...
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Snow Struck
Bomba de nieve

The blizzard on Sat., Jan. 23rd walloped New York City with a near-record snowfall, with accumulations of nearly 30 inches in some areas.
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Ruling Relief
En busca del alivio

Los nueve necesitaban moverse.Tal fue el mensaje de los inmigrantes y defensores que se reunieron el jueves 14 de enero, implorando al máximo tribunal del país...
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Forum at the Fort
Foro en el Fuerte

It was the face-off at Fort Washington. The Democratic candidates vying for New York’s 13th Congressional District seat (NY-13) gathered at...
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Did You Know?
¿Sabía usted?

El cuerpo de servicio es para los nacidos después de la Segunda Guerra Mundial y más allá que quieren lograr un cambio poderoso dentro de la comunidad judía...
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Can the plan
Acertar con el plan

The shelves were stocked and the aisles filled. But it wasn’t the Sunday sales that drew the hundreds to the supermarket at 592 Fort Washington Avenue.
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A regal rite
Un rito real

It's not every day that camels strut through city streets. But one day a year, on January 6, for the annual Three Kings Day Parade run by El Museo del Barrio...
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Overhauling HASA
Reparando HASA

HASA needs to get its house in order.That was the message this past week from City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Human Resources Administration...
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Cuomo v. CUNY
Cuomo vs. CUNY

With Governor Andrew Cuomo slated to release his latest Executive Budget on January 13, community organizations, clergy and union members assembled on...
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Language lift
Impulso a los idiomas

Lectura y la aritmética, y ahora todo el día. Por primera vez, los padres de las escuelas públicas con dominio limitado del inglés tendrán acceso total a ayuda de...
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Silver Alert: Manuel Davilla

Silver Alert issued 1/6/2016 at 5:15 PM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regard to the disappearance of Manuel Davilla, an 84-year-old Hispanic male who suffers from dementia, from the area of Bronx River Parkway and East 174th Street in The Bronx. He is described as being 5'5" tall and 150lbs with short white hair and brown eyes.

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Missing Moreno
Extranando a Moreno

Judith López recibió el tipo de noticias que ninguna madre quiere oír jamás. El 14 de noviembre, su hijo Anthony A. Ureña, de 23 años, salió de su casa del Upper West Side hacia un club en Inwood...
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The Pay Pals
Los amigos del pago

Háganlo por Mario. Invocando el legado de su padre, quien falleció hace un año, el gobernador Andrew Cuomo continuó el impulso a un salario mínimo estatal de $15 dólares por hora...
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Forward for Flores
Flores avanza

La junta acaba de volverse más inteligente. La Dra. Zaire Z. Dinzey-Flores, una erudita de políticas de vivienda y diseño, planificación urbana y desigualdad comunitaria...
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Bounty of a Billion
La recompensa de mil millones

Working families are winning big. Families received more than $1 billion in 2015 from the New York State Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), as was announced this week by...
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“I didn’t want it to be this way”
Missing student found dead

Judith López received the kind of news that no mother ever wants to hear. On November 14, her son, Anthony A. Ureña, 23, left his Upper West Side home for a club in Inwood. He never returned. That wasn’t like him. He was a Lehman College student with aspirations of becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He loved his white pit bull Sampson so much that...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda: Person of the Year
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Persona del año

It was Busta that mattered. During Hamilton’s three-week run at the Public Theater earlier this year, creator Lin-Manuel Miranda knew where not to look.
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First for Feniosky
El primero para Feniosky

Call it for the Commissioner. Metropolitan Transit Authority’s (MTA) Dominican Society of Professionals in Transit (DSPT) awarded its first-ever 2015 Dominican Role Model award to...
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Pardon Power
El poder del perdón

‎Un regalo especial de fiestas llegó temprano para algunos, ya que el gobernador Andrew Cuomo anunció que extenderá los indultos a los residentes...
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When cool closes shop
El cierre de lo genial

Last week, Northern Manhattan residents uttered a collective groan. APT.78 was closing its doors. Forever. After contentious battles with the NYPD...
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Syria to NYC
De Syria a Nueva York

Se estima que más de 250,000 sirios han perdido la vida en lo que han sido casi cinco años de conflicto armado. Lo que alguna vez fue un levantamiento....
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Volunteer for Veterans

All are invited to take part in the Rotary Club of Inwood's 9th Annual Community Card Writing Party and Donation Drive or hospitalized veterans. Volunteers are asked to bring a favorite pen and two boxes of holiday cards for the card-writing party to be held on Wed., Dec. 16th at 7:00 p.m.

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Police-Community Relations Improvement Initiative

Borough President Gale Brewer has pledged to fund four community-based initiatives to improve relations between the police and young people in the communities they serve and protect in Manhattan. If your Manhattan community organization has an approach that will help build...

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Skelos: Guilty on all counts
Skelos: culpable de todos los cargos

Former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam were convicted on all eight counts of bribery, extortion and corruption in a Manhattan federal court on December 11... br>En-espanol

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Broadening the benefits
Ampliando los beneficios

La ciudad está esparciendo el amor IDNYC un año más. Los titulares de la tarjeta de identificación municipal de la ciudad, conocida como IDNYC, disfrutarán de un año completo en el 2016 con...
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Dig in for the Drive
Participe de la Campaña

Everyone is invited to participate in the 2015 NYPD Coat Drive and Food Drive at the 34th Precinct, which has been a designated site for collections...
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Activating ActionNYC
Activar ActionNYC

Mientras los legisladores del Congreso pelean sobre la reforma nacional de inmigración, la administración de Blasio está tomando medidas para proporcionar...
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Be Secure against Scams
Eliminando las estafas

A consumer alert on five common telephone scams was recently issued by the office of Attorney General Eric Schneiderman...
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Community News 12.09.15

Visite la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado, 12 de diciembre a las 3:00 p.m. para su Concierto Navideño Anual. El grupo ‘Brooklyn Baroque’...
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Silver found guilty on all counts
Silver declarado culpable de todos los cargos

Sheldon Silver, ex-presidente de la Asamblea del estado de Nueva York, fue declarado culpable el 30 de noviembre...
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Peeved at the plan
Molestos con el plan

Los residentes de East Harlem tendrán que buscar un nuevo camino. Aproximadamente un centenar de residentes se reunieron...
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Rezoning rejected
Reclasificación rechazada

Another borough board meeting, another thumbs down. Like the Bronx and Queens boards before them, the Manhattan Borough Board has voted...
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Establishing the Edge
Estableciendo The Edge

Hay más espacio para moverse. Sólo unos meses después que el Hotel Cliff abrió sus puertas en la calle 181, se llevó a cabo un corte de cinta...
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Right on the raise
Arriba con el aumento

Raise 'em up. The good government group Citizens Union has announced its support for salary increases...
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G.R.I.O.T. and Greens

They served warm plates – and a jam as well. The New York City Mission Society opened the doors of its Minisink Townhouse headquarters this past Tues., Nov. 17th to serve over 200 guests a full Thanksgiving meal sponsored by Whole Foods and Vita Coco.

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Stop on the stoning
Freno al engaño

Francisco Moya salió de su hogar en Queens un día y se dio cuenta de dos autos estacionados en su calle, ambos sin tablillas.
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Hike hits home
Aumento en casa

Exercising executive authority, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on November 10 that he would raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour for all state government...
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Design by demand
Diseño por demanda

El mes pasado, Judith Merino y su hijo fueron obligados a mudarse del apartamento en el que habían estado viviendo. Los propietarios eran miembros de...
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Bataclan, Beirut, Bennett

As word spread of the attacks, residents sought to show solidarity with victims and residents of Paris. Many turned to social media, posting messages and...
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Badges for the beasts
Insignias y bestias

Mil. Ese es el número de animales tratados por la Sociedad Americana para la Prevención de la Crueldad contra los Animales...
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Grind on the grade
Moler las calificaciones

Time to show the cards. Sounding off on a familiar issue, City Comptroller Scott Stringer recently spoke directly to local small business...
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Growing Bookworms
Creando ratones de biblioteca

De una forma u otra, como seres queridos y tutores, tenemos mucho que ofrecer que pueda inspirar a nuestros hijos a amar la lectura.
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Toast of this town

Insane. Peter Walsh clearly remembers the reaction when he told others he planned to open a restaurant and pub in Washington Heights...
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Community News 11.11.15
Noticias comunitarias 11.11.15

Visit El Museo Del Barrio now through Dec. 31st for its Puerto Rican printmaking workshops and exhibitions. The collections are rich in...
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Summit of the spirits
Cumbre de bebidas alcohólicas

El estado quiere estar a cargo. El gobernador Andrew Cuomo ha anunciado la primera reunión de un nuevo grupo de trabajo que se centrará...
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UC Recap- November 2 – November 7

The 2nd Annual Quisqueya Heights Symposium is going down at the venerable United Palace on Saturday, November 14th from 3 pm to 6pm. Aptly titled Like A Boss: Talking Shop With Young Latino Entrepreneurs, the event will hone in on young Uptown entrepreneurs...

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