Swizz Beatz Excludes Local Artists and Latinos From South Bronx Event
Swizz Beatz Gets Heat For Excluding Local Artists and Latinos From Bronx Hip-Hop Event
By Barbara Gonzalez | 08/09/2016 - 15:05

It should be a given by now that if you're going into an inner-city neighborhood to try and do positive and uplifting things, you get people who are actually from the 'hood involved.

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14 Teen Girls Gone Missing In The Bronx Raises Fear of Prostitution Ring
14 Teen Girls Missing in the Bronx Raises Fear of Prostitution Ring
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/05/2016 - 10:19

UPDATE: The New York Daily News reported that Councilman

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The Bronx is Bernie-ing for Sanders in Rally Featuring Rosario Dawson & Residente
The Bronx is Bern-ing for Sanders in Rally Featuring Rosario Dawson & Residente
By Raquel Reichard | 04/01/2016 - 14:53

The Bronx is “Berning” for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, who held a rally at St. Mary’s Park on Thursday.

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What's Next for J.Lo? If One Fan Gets His Way, a Street Named After Her
What's Next for J.Lo? If One Fan Gets His Way, a Street Named After Her
By Samantha Leal | 10/17/2014 - 09:57

Frederick Douglass, Saint Nicholas, Peter Jennings. What do these people all have in common? For one, a street named after them in NYC.

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April Unscripted
April Unscripted: Say Hello to the “Real House Wife” of Bronx County
By April Hernandez-Castillo | 01/13/2012 - 10:32

Happy New Year! So, you finally made it through the holidays, mommy’s comida, tons of shopping and a little extra weight gained; well over the holidays I met with a young lady who is a newlywed and who I had not seen in a while.

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Justice Sonia Sotomayor's Housing Project Renamed in Her Honor
By Verky Arcos | 06/09/2010 - 09:00

Justice Sonia Sotomayor was moved to tears last Friday when Bronxdale Houses, a group of 28 seven-story buildings that make up the public housing project where she grew up, was renamed Justice Sonia Sotomayor Houses and Community Center.  During the ceremony to commemorate the renaming, Judge Sotomayor reminisced on her memories of growing up there surrounded by family, and spoke of how the late Robert Kennedy’s visit there awakened her interest in public service.

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Adolfo Carrión Appointed Director of Office on Urban Policy
By Mariela Rosario | 02/20/2009 - 16:30

Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrión is moving to Washington! President Barack Obama recently tapped the NYC politico to be the first director of the newly created Office on Urban Policy. After months of speculation about a possible appointment for Carrión, Obama put the doubters to rest with the announcement this past Wednesday.

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