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A Closer Look at the Nepalese New Year

A Closer Look at the Nepalese New Year

Culture, Featured Posts, Queens, South Asian November 17, 2014 at 6:41 pm

Rituals and dances from the Nepalese New Year’s festival of self-purification known as Mha Puja can be see in this video.

Supporting Special Needs Kids in the Caribbean Community

Supporting Special Needs Kids in the Caribbean Community

Caribbean, Featured Posts, Health, New York, Video, Voices' Picks November 12, 2014 at 1:14 pm

Rosanne Small-Morgan and her husband, immigrants from the Caribbean, have written a book about their struggles to get support for their autistic son Zane.

A Virtual Caribbean Film Fest

A Virtual Caribbean Film Fest

Caribbean, Culture, Featured Posts, Video, Voices' Picks November 5, 2014 at 12:07 pm

Two Caribbean transplants offer hard to find films to viewers anywhere, anytime.

Teaching Dance Moves in Spanish Harlem

Teaching Dance Moves in Spanish Harlem

Culture, Featured Posts, Video, Voices' Picks November 4, 2014 at 4:01 pm

This month Violeta Galagarza celebrates 25 years of teaching at-risk kids in Spanish Harlem how to dance at her school, Keep Rising to the Top (KR3Ts).

Running for Health and Unity

Running for Health and Unity

African American, Featured Posts, New York, Sports, Video November 1, 2014 at 12:43 am

African-American male running group Black Men Run gears up for the New York City Marathon.

Día de los Muertos at El Museo del Barrio

Día de los Muertos at El Museo del Barrio

Culture, Featured Posts, Manhattan, Mexican, Video, Voices' Picks October 21, 2014 at 3:04 pm

Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, was marked at El Museo del Barrio with face painting, storytelling and performances, as shown in this video.

Performing a ‘Canvas of Words’ in Queens

Performing a ‘Canvas of Words’ in Queens

Culture, Featured Posts, Queens, Video October 17, 2014 at 11:47 am

The art and poetry festival on Oct. 11 focused on preserving identity, culture and history in immigrant communities.

Former Cop Survives Cervical Cancer and Obesity

Former Cop Survives Cervical Cancer and Obesity

Featured Posts, Health, Latino, New York, Video, Women October 15, 2014 at 9:21 am

Patti Murillo Casa is a Latina cervical cancer survivor who is helping Latinas who have received the diagnosis to cope.

A Taste of the ‘Creativeness of Brooklyn’

A Taste of the ‘Creativeness of Brooklyn’

Brooklyn, Featured Posts, Video September 29, 2014 at 4:12 pm

Visitors wrote secrets on a walkway and played sounds with a finger sensor.

Bakwas (‘Nonsense’ in Punjabi) Returns to NY

Bakwas (‘Nonsense’ in Punjabi) Returns to NY

Brooklyn, Culture, Featured Posts, South Asian, Video September 26, 2014 at 2:12 pm

Bakwas, showcasing Indian performers in different contexts, returns to the city.

Riffing at ‘Pueblo Harlem’

Riffing at ‘Pueblo Harlem’

African American, Culture, Featured Posts, Latino, Manhattan, Video, Youth September 25, 2014 at 12:13 pm

Afro Latin Jazz and salsa dancing marked the celebration at the Harlem School of the Arts.

Indigenous Communities Lead the Climate March

Indigenous Communities Lead the Climate March

Communities, Environment, Featured Posts, Video September 24, 2014 at 3:35 pm

Indigenous community representatives spoke of the special meaning the event held for them.

Polish Block Party in Greenpoint

Polish Block Party in Greenpoint

Brooklyn, Culture, Featured Posts, Video, Western European September 23, 2014 at 12:10 pm

Old-timers and newcomers alike celebrated in a neighborhood in transition.

Ebola Hits Home for a Brooklyn Nonprofit

Ebola Hits Home for a Brooklyn Nonprofit

African, Brooklyn, Featured Posts, Health, Video September 22, 2014 at 7:06 pm

Imani House’s director talks about the disease, the clinic, and plans to collect much-needed protective gear.

Previewing the Africa Center

Previewing the Africa Center

African, Business, Culture, Featured Posts, Manhattan, Video September 22, 2014 at 4:39 pm

With music, dance and activities, the new center opened its doors to the community.