Tag Archives: Local. Politics/Government

An Integration Imperative
El imperativo de la integración

He’s got no time for hate, or to waste. NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza recently pushed back on critics who say that the department...
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Culture Class
Clase de cultura

En 2016, Iman Abdul era una estudiante de último año de bachillerato. La elección presidencial estaba en marcha y las emociones eran fuertes...
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¡Basta Ya!

The citywide housing crisis has produced some of the highest levels of homelessness since the Great Depression, and only a limited number...
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Self assessment, self determination
Autoevaluación, autodeterminación

Hay una nueva opción en Nueva York. A partir del 1 de enero, los certificados de nacimiento de la ciudad de Nueva York ofrecerán una tercera...
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“We choose the right side of history”
“Elegimos el lado correcto de la historia”

He took a knee – and now they’re taking it out on him. An NYPD sergeant is speaking out against the Police Department, claiming he’s...
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“At the very top of the island”
“En lo más alto de la isla”

Inwood resident Inger Tilsen- Bretón wrote to Senator Charles Schumer recently. On her mind was the Inwood rezoning, “an issue close to...
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Community News – 10.10.18
Noticias comunitarias – 10.10.18

Discover your talent at George Bruce Library on Sat., Oct. 13th from 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Students will learn to draw and transfer their...
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“We are here for everybody”
“Estamos aquí para todos”

Los quemará primero. Tan preocupado está el presidente y el director ejecutivo de NYC Health + Hospitals acerca de mantener los registros...
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UC Recap – September 24 – September 29

Have you had a Dyckman Beer lately? Not only are you repping your neighborhood with every sip, you are also supporting a company that has...

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State Assembly holds hearing on arts impact
Se celebra audiencia sobre impacto en las artes

8.8 million. That is the reported number of Broadway tickets purchased by individuals living outside of New York last year. The Great White...
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Comptroller admits error on affordable housing report
Contralor admite error en informe de vivienda asequible

Oops, he had to do it again. New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer revealed that there was a major calculation error on a report his office...
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Raise the Age law now in effect
Ley “Aumentar la Edad” ahora en efecto

Están fuera. Todos los jóvenes de 16 y 17 años fueron trasladados de las instalaciones correccionales de Rikers Island, anunció el alcalde...
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