Tag Archives: Community

“Queen” on the Corner
La Vía Renee Mancino será develada

The woman known as the “Carrot Cake Queen” will soon be immortalized with her own city street. On Sat., Jun 17, West 214th Street at Broadway...
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Seeking fare evasion data
Buscando información sobre evasión de tarifas

Están luchando por la información. Preocupados por la manera en que la ciudad vigila a los evasores de tarifas, defensores y funcionarios...
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Community News – 06.14.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.14.17

Celebrate the nation’s freedom at the oldest house in Manhattan on Thurs., June 29th form 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Morris-Jumel Mansion Museum...
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The Contingent of Clowns
El contingente de payasos

This past Sunday, under a sweltering 95-degree sun, I put on a red clown nose, a pava – a traditional straw hat commonly used by jíbaros...
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Celebrate NYC DANCE WEEK

Ailey Extension celebrates NYC Dance Week, a citywide festival from June 15-24, by offering 30 free dance and fitness classes for new students...

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UC Recap – June 5 – June 10

The good folks at Statement Arts are having their annual crowd-funding campaign for their College Prep program. Please give what you can...

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Redevelopment proposed for Seaman Avenue site
Remodelación propuesta para sitio de la Avenida Seaman

As the community focuses attention on the proposed redevelopment of the Inwood Library, another housing project could be on the horizon...
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Film Works Alfresco debuts in Inwood
Serie de cine hace su debut

A free outdoor summer film series has launched in Inwood Hill Park. Film Works Alfresco is a curated film series that will present both...
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A haven, renamed and renewed
Un refugio, renombrado y renovado

El Hospital Goldwater Memorial, ubicado en el extremo sur de Roosevelt Island, cerró en 2013. Pero mucho antes de que cerrara sus puertas, desencadenaría...
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“Our own narrative”
“Nuestra propia historia”

They’re setting a new course. The City College of the City University of New York (CCNY) has announced a new Dominican Studies track within the...
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Stocking up in the Square
Almacenamiento en la plaza

There were cans for a cause. Standing out amid the hordes of tourists and costumed characters, hundreds of volunteers gathered in Times Square...
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Wary, and ready to wrangle
Cautelosos y listos

Es un recuerdo que lleva hasta nuestros días. Mientras creció en California, la familia de María Torres-Springer dependía de un vale...
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