Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Helping Fellow Guineans in the Bronx

Helping Fellow Guineans in the Bronx

Small businessman and community leader Diallo talks on camera about working hard and giving back. ...

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African Immigrants Find Home in the Bronx

African Immigrants Find Home in the Bronx

The Bronx boasts the largest concentration of African immigrants. In a podcast, Feet in 2 Worlds interviews some of the Africans who live, worship and run small businesses there, ...

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Bronx Merchants Upset Over Sanitation Tickets

Bronx Merchants Upset Over Sanitation Tickets

Some Bronx merchants complain that they are unfairly ticketed by the Department of Sanitation for garbage which has been scattered after-hours by people foraging for bottles, repo ...

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Eyes on de Blasio to Save Bronx School District

Eyes on de Blasio to Save Bronx School District

GothamSchools covers a report by advocacy groups that urges de Blasio to change the course of District 9 by providing programs to fight the poverty and unemployment plaguing its f ...

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Hard Times Force More to Buy ‘on Credit’

Hard Times Force More to Buy ‘on Credit’

Economic hardship has encouraged use of "on credit" purchases at bodegas, where customers may be allowed to defer payment for no more than $100 worth of purchases a week until a p ...

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Bronx Residents Agitate for Better Park Policing

Bronx Residents Agitate for Better Park Policing

Some Bronx residents say they cannot enjoy Starlight Park because they fear the large groups of teens that hang out there, reports Bronx Bureau. These concerns bring to light the ...

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Latina in Race for 2nd Most Powerful City Job

Latina in Race for 2nd Most Powerful City Job

After her 94 percent win on Tuesday, Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito of East Harlem and Mott Haven announced her next step – running for City Council speaker, reports Mott Have ...

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Locals Weigh in on Banksy ‘Ghetto’ Mural

Locals Weigh in on Banksy ‘Ghetto’ Mural

After Banksy's elusive "Ghetto 4 life" mural cropped up in the Bronx, some neighborhood locals did not take well to the use of the word "ghetto" coming from a white artist with no ...

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Voters Unsure About de Blasio on Carrión Turf

Voters Unsure About de Blasio on Carrión Turf

In the home borough of Independence Party mayoral candidate Adolfo Carrión, it's not necessarily down to Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota but rather, between the Democratic nominee an ...

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City’s Tourism Co. Punishes Bronx Guide Who Complained

City’s Tourism Co. Punishes Bronx Guide Who Complained

A tour director who complained about the lack of publicity for the Bronx has allegedly been punished. ...

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City Neglects Bronx as Tourist Destination

City Neglects Bronx as Tourist Destination

Little exists on the Bronx in NYC's official tourist guides, but some Bronxites want to change that. ...

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