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A Palatial Poorhouse in the Bronx

A Palatial Poorhouse in the Bronx

Take a tour of an Italian Renaissance retirement abode for penniless millionaires.

Eddie Daniels: Master of his Fate

Eddie Daniels: Master of his Fate

Fair-skinned enough to pass for a white man, South African freedom fighter Eddie Daniels would rather be classified as black.

Eating Disorders Don’t Discriminate

Eating Disorders Don’t Discriminate

There is a popular misconception that Hispanic and African American women are culturally immune to developing eating disorders.

He Lives On: Poe in the Bronx

He Lives On: Poe in the Bronx

The landmark Edgar Allan Poe cottage in the Bronx is getting a $2 million face-lift. The restoration is overdue for the home where Poe lived his last three years.

Restaurants Learn Their ABC’s

Restaurants Learn Their ABC’s

Have you ever discovered an extra crunch that wasn’t supposed to be in a dish that you ordered? And then noticed it had legs?

Slideshow: LGBT March in the Bronx

Slideshow: LGBT March in the Bronx

On November 20th members of the Bronx community rallied against homophobia, weeks after gang members in Morris Heights were accused of vicious attacks on several men for being gay.

Smokers Under Fire

Smokers Under Fire

Graphic warning labels on cigarettes had both smokers and nonsmokers disturbed as the agency asked the public to weigh in on its very ominous collection of imagery.

Green Carts Offer Healthy Alternatives

Green Carts Offer Healthy Alternatives

Green carts come to the Bronx giving residents a reasonable price on produce and a healthy alternative to processed foods.

Hunger in the Bronx on the Rise

Hunger in the Bronx on the Rise

Two-income parents, like Marta Guadalupe and her husband, rely on some type of assistance and yet still cannot afford to feed their children.