Tag Archives: Local. Politics/Government

Banking on Brilliant
“Un cambio de juego”

Bajo Brilliant NYC, la ciudad capacitará a los 4,000 maestros de jardín de infantes para brindar experiencias de aprendizaje aceleradas...
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Immigration measures imperiled by Senate decision
Medidas de inmigración en peligro por decisión del Senado

After months of intense negotiations in both houses of Congress, the ruling is considered a massive blow to Democratic hopes of advancing a platform that would make millions of immigrants eligible for green cards, including DACA recipients brought to the U.S. as children, TPS holders who fled violence in their homelands and scores of essential workers...
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Peril in the Park
Peligro en el parque

It’s discrimination. A series of violent attacks in Inwood Hill Park has prompted calls for additional security – as well as criticism that Northern Manhattan parks have not received adequate park safety resources.
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A Parade of Empty Promises
Un desfile de promesas vacías

After nearly a year and a half enduring an unprecedented health and economic crisis, it has come to this.
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Cash in Question
¿Prohibición de efectivo en camino?

Cash payments at booths have been banned since the start of the pandemic, and many riders were eager for the day when they could again replenish MetroCards with dollars in hand and the help of a station agent.
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Rebel at Rest
Rebelde en reposo 

A new sculpture depicting Margaret Corbin has been unveiled on the upper plaza of David Rockefeller Linden Terrace in Fort Tryon Park.
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Pitch Perfect
Campo perfecto

Grand goals are taking shape in Harlem, thanks to a new mini soccer pitch that has opened at Colonel Charles Young Playground.
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Decision Daze
Elección de espera

New York City residents headed to the polls on Tuesday to vote in the primary election, but might have to wait well into July for some of the results.
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Power Plays
Obras de poder

Stained-glass and guacamole? The unlikely combination is happening at Tacos Locos Deli, located at 147 Post Avenue, where an art project highlighting the role small businesses play in creating a sense of community is being displayed.
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Affordable Care Act (ACA) upheld
Se mantiene la Ley del Cuidado Asequible de la Salud (ACA, por sus siglas en inglés)

It’s a win for ACA – again. The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected another challenge to strike down the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
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Something Old, Something New
Algo viejo, algo nuevo

The ink is barely dry. President Biden has just signed legislation establishing Juneteenth, short for June 19th, as a U.S. federal holiday.
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For Baby G
Para Baby G

Often dressed in baggy pants and big gold earrings, Mari isn’t deterred by the posse of guys she rides alongside.
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