Tag Archives: Local

Community News – 11.09.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.09.16

Lleve a su paladar en un viaje a través del tiempo en la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado 19 de noviembre de 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Los...
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Deal in a Diversity Officer
Necesitamos un director de diversidad

El acceso de un estudiante a una educación de calidad nunca debe estar determinado por su código postal, pero desafortunadamente eso...
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Dominican candidates carry local races
Candidatos dominicanos ganan carreras locales

Adriano Espaillat oficialmente recibió su boleto a Washington, convirtiéndose en el primer dominicano en servir en el Congreso de...
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Giving voice on video
Voz en video

Make time for the tape. In an effort to raise awareness of sexual and reproductive justice and expand community engagement efforts...
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Act Your Age
Confórmese a su edad

La gente experimenta muchos cambios al envejecer, y eso incluye cambios en su piel. El órgano más grande del cuerpo evoluciona con el...
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UC Recap – October 31st – November 5th

Mark your calendars people; The People’s Theatre Project (PTP) presents We The People – A Social Justice Theatre Festival on...

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Voter Assistance
Asistencia para el votante

You are not alone. So say city and state officials, who are offering assistance to voters who encounter issues at the polls this Election Day...
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Election Day

Today, Tuesday, November 8th is the General Election day for a number of elected offices across New York State.

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Full circle at the Square
Triunfo en la Plaza

El gran sitio era considerado “fantasmal” – pero no había nada terrible para segar. En su lugar, una antigua área industrial en el lado...
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The Music Man
El hombre música

Al llegar a Santo Domingo, el acento de Reynaldo García Pantaleón lo traicionó. Este verano fue a la República Dominicana y se reunió con...
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Up(town) in Arms
El Alto en Armas

They’re in the Army now. A group of new military recruits received a special honor, as U.S. Army Secretary Eric Fanning visited an uptown...
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Stiffed by the city?
¿Entumecidas por la ciudad?

Es un cuento de escala, y la ciudad está siendo acusada de fracasar en su empresa con los negocios propiedad de mujeres y minorías...
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Merriment at Mission
Diversión en la Misión

Carlos Centeno Jr. was one of the first to arrive. The eight-year-old was dressed to impress, sporting a sleek white ninja suit. He joined...
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Community News – 11.02.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 11.02.16

Come and enjoy story time with Mallory Kinney and Chelsea Camp on Fri., Nov. 11th at the Museum of the City of New York, which will...
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Heat funding for families
Ayuda con gastos de energía

Get help with the heat. The Administration for Children and Families has released $325,060,769 in funding to help low-income families in...
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School Suspensions Down, but Disparities Persist
Las disparidades persisten en las suspensiones

School suspensions in New York City fell last year, but the latest data shows that African-American children still are much more likely...
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Consumer Tips for Open Enrollment
Consejos al Consumidor

Open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act begins November 1, 2016 and lasts until January 31st 2017. If you want your coverage to...
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Now Hiring Emergency Snow Laborers
Se están contratando trabajadores

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) has announced that individuals interested in working as an emergency snow laborer for the...
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UC Recap – October 24th – October 29th

I’m still floating on air from the copious amounts of good vibes that were generated from the first installment of The UC Revue at...

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In the dark on infill
En la oscuridad sobre el cambio de uso

They see nothing, hear nothing, and know nothing. Public housing residents are insisting that Mayor Bill de Blasio is keeping them silenced...
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Keepers at the House
Guardianes en la Casa

Estos invitados de la casa vinieron preparados. Un par de autoridades educativas locales recientemente representaron a la Gran Manzana...
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A Scare Fair‎
Una feria tenebrosa

Fue una espantosa diversión.‎ Envejecientes locales tuvieron su fantasmal movimiento mientras bailaban y festejaban en una fiesta del...
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Cancer study focuses on Latina survivors
Estudio de cáncer se centra en sobrevivientes latinas

For some battling breast cancer, survival is just the begining. Though Latina women have a low incidence of breast cancer...
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“A very different approach”
“Un acercamiento bien diferente”

Aunque el número de personas sin hogar en la ciudad de Nueva York ha alcanzado uno de sus niveles más altos desde la Gran Depresión...
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Community News – 10.26.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.26.16

The Fort Tryon Park Trust and the Greenacre Foundation are teaming up for a scavenger hunt on Sat., Oct. 29th from 2:00 p.m...
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“I’m not the problem”
“Yo no soy el problema”

He’s been called a “bad apple” and a “slumlord.” But the managing agent of 78-86 Thayer Street is insisting he is not driving rent-regulated...
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Continuum of Care
Atención al inmediato

Las 24 horas a un botón de distancia. Los neoyorquinos pueden ahora obtener asistencia gratuita de salud mental las 24 horas del día...
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Seeking Artists for the LGBT Memorial
Se buscan artistas

The Commission is on a mission. The New York State LGBT Memorial Commission has begun its search for the artists who will design and...
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License List
Lista de licencias

Entre en la lista. El Departamento de Asuntos del Consumidor (DCA por sus siglas en inglés) está creando una nueva lista de espera para...
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Making the Grade
Educadores excelentes

Big is in, again. The Fifth Annual Big Apple Awards, which recognize outstanding educators and teachers who enrich their school communities...
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UC Recap – October 17th – October 22th

Lin-Manuel Miranda is leaving Uptown. No, not for good – he is headed to London to work on the Mary Poppins reboot. Before he left...

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Princes at the Palace
Los príncipes en el Palace‎

Lin se va. La Miranda-manía estuvo en su apogeo en el United Palace el pasado lunes 17 de octubre. La famosa estrella de Hamilton caminó por...
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The Geek Gang
La banda geek

Esta escuadra callejera tenía un juego. La feria se extendió sobre Union Square el jueves 13 de octubre, y ofreció más que comida...
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Ticked off on Thayer
Fastidio en Thayer

He’s a “bad apple.” The landlord of 78-86 Thayer Street in Inwood is driving his rent regulated tenants out of the property and has kept...
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Tales at the Manse
Mensajes de la mansión

Cuando una doncella conoce a un apuesto soldado en las escaleras de la mansión Morris-Jumel, se convierte en una historia de...
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Alliances on Appeal
Alianzas de apelación

Harold, a bordello owner, wants his lovely young daughter to marry a respectable man. He propel a match into motion by commissioning...
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Community News – 10.19.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.19.16

Tricksters and treaters are invited to the Harlem Library on Fri., Oct. 28th for a Halloween party, which will begin at 3:00 p.m...
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Keeping Watch on the Worst
Pendiente de lo Peor

Esta es una lista de los diez primeros de la ciudad de Nueva York en la que no desea estar. La defensora pública Letitia James, lanzó...
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“A good thing to do”
“Una cosa buena que hacer”

Docenas de trabajadores de servicios alimentarios se unieron al concejal Ydanis Rodríguez en los escalones del Ayuntamiento el...
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Three Decades Later, $3.4 Trillion Lost?
Tres décadas después, ¿$3.4 miles de millones perdidos?

Thirty years of mass incarceration and criminalization wasted trillions of dollars that could have been used to improve lives, according...
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Click for Counsel
Haga clic para obtener asesoría

A new website, sponsored by the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association, will allow New Yorkers who cannot...
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UC Recap – October 10th – October 15th

In our never ending quest to spread Uptown Love, we are proud to present the very first installment of The UC Revue...

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Missing
Desaparecido

A Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert has been issued for the disappearance of Samuel Bouchante, a 50-year-old white male from the Yonkers, NY...
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Athletic Support
Apoyo Atlético

Play fair. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito wants New Yorkers to stand up and cheer for their sports teams, while also taking a stand...
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“Trailblazer” Ken Thompson mourned
De luto por “el pionero” Ken Thompson

Just days after revealing that he had cancer, Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth P. Thompson died on Sunday from his illness...
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A Memorial for Mary
Un homenaje para Mary

No lambs for this Mary; she was a lion. This past Sat., Oct. 8th, friends, family, neighbors, and members of the International Lions Club...
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Roused by the Rubble
Excitada por los escombros

After a series of trying times, Inwood artist Carol Diamond began collecting shattered glass and other debris. While her previous...
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Community News – 10.12.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.12.16

El Museo Del Barrio hosts a day of festivities on Sat., Oct. 15th from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The museum is celebrating the 3,000-year-old...
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“The system doesn’t work”
Manifestando ante abusos en viviendas

Cedric Steed lived in deplorable conditions during his three-year stay in a Brooklyn three-quarter house. “There were bed bugs...
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“Tragedy was the result”
Investigación encuentra a NYCHA negligente

Deficiencias de seguridad fueron encontradas en más de un 50 por ciento de las unidades de vivienda pública reinspeccionadas por el Departamento...
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