Tag Archives: Politics/Government

Rallying for the Right to Know
Manifestación por el Derecho a Saber

Too damn long. That’s how some – specifically one particularly vocal Councilmember – have characterized the lag in passing the Right to Know Act...
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Rodríguez provides State of District
Rodríguez da discurso del distrito

Este distrito es distinto. Refiriéndose repetidamente al distrito más septentrional de Manhattan como una "joya", el concejal Ydanis Rodríguez...
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“He’s going to have to come over here”
“Él tendrá que venir aquí”

Carlos Martínez’s oldest son and grandchildren reside in Puerto Rico. So do his 80-year-old stepfather, who is running out of medication...
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Gravity Goals
Objetivos de gravedad

4,000. Esa es la cantidad aproximada de residentes en el estado de Nueva York que son arrestados cada año por la posesión de navajas de gravedad...
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Relief Service Center
Centro de servicios de socorro

The city will open a service center to support displaced individuals and families affected by Hurricanes Maria, Irma and Harvey. The center...
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 UC Recap – October 2 – October 7

Uptown superhero, Lin-Manuel Miranda, has done it again. In record time, he gathered some of the biggest names in Latin music to...

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A hub of help
Un centro de ayuda

Uptown answered the call. With Puerto Rico suffering in the wake of Hurricane Maria and Mexico recovering from devastating earthquakes...
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“New York City is for sale”
“La Ciudad de Nueva York está a la venta”

Sal Albanese is not a happy man. Speaking by phone a few days before the first scheduled debate in the general election, mayoral candidate...
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Business by the Book 
Negocios al pie de la letra

The branch is open for business. The New York Public Library (NYPL) is lending a helping hand to some of the city’s newest entrepreneurs...
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“We need to do something”
“Necesitamos hacer algo”

Ponerse las pilas. Aunque las toallas de papel fue lo que el presidente Donald Trump eligió lanzar a los residentes durante su huracanada visita...
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The Beijing Boom?
¿Auge de Beijing?

How does the city build more affordable housing? Experts disagree. Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez believes that rezoning can alleviate...
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Mindful about Medicare
Al tanto de Medicare

Aún hay tiempo. A los neoyorquinos mayores se les recuerda que el período de inscripción abierta de Medicare va del 15 de octubre al 7 de...
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