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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.

P.U.M.P. Plan to Transform the Grand Concourse

P.U.M.P. Plan to Transform the Grand Concourse

Air pollution has plagued the Bronx for years due to the major boulevards that snake through the borough. Two Columbia University grad students have a plan to address the issue.

The Price of Death

The Price of Death

When death touches our lives it brings confusion to the families involved. It can be an emotional and physical strain, and many people are often blindsided by the price tag.

Sistas & Brothas

Sistas & Brothas

Sistas and Brothas United is a non-profit with a mission to generate and motivate young leaders in the Northwest Bronx community.

CUNY’s Immigration Law Certificate Program—the Only One in the Country

CUNY’s Immigration Law Certificate Program—the Only One in the Country

Everyone seems to have an opinion on immigration, but at the CUNY School of Professional Studies, students are doing something about it.

Look Out for Identity Thieves

Look Out for Identity Thieves

They don’t break into your house, but they may rummage through your garbage to take even more valuable assets. Identity thieves commit fraud using personal identification.

The N-Word: Who Has the Right to Use It?

The N-Word: Who Has the Right to Use It?

It makes some comedians funnier, and it makes others terribly offensive – depending on the color of their skin.