Posts Tagged ‘Health’

A co-op plan sprouts in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

Posted on September 9th, 2010 by Melissa Smith

A co-op plan sprouts in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

A Prospect-Lefferts Gardens resident tries to improve her neighborhood’s access to quality food.

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Slideshow: Lincoln Park Community Farm

Posted on August 30th, 2010 by Andaiye Taylor

Slideshow: Lincoln Park Community Farm

Newark’s Lincoln Park Coast Cultural District’s community farm, in pictures.

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Community farm launches in Newark’s Lincoln Park

Posted on August 28th, 2010 by Andaiye Taylor

Community farm launches in Newark’s Lincoln Park

Newark, N.J., farm looks to become a mainstay amid key challenges.

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New York Hospital Queens highlights multiethnic food in international month

Posted on August 28th, 2010 by Larry Tung

New York Hospital Queens highlights multiethnic food in international month

More hospitals are trying to provide meal service that reflects the population they serve.

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Sunset Salsa

Posted on August 21st, 2010 by Pamela Lin

Sunset Salsa

Sunset Salsa series on the traffic island on Ninth Avenue and 14th Street. June 22, 2010 Watch the slideshow

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Senior centers anticipate strain from nearby closures

Posted on June 19th, 2010 by Stephen Steim

Senior centers anticipate strain from nearby closures

Senior center directors in Washington Heights fear what Harlem closures means for them.

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Calorie labels have uncertain effect in poor neighborhoods

Posted on November 23rd, 2009 by Sasha Chavkin

Calorie labels have uncertain effect in poor neighborhoods

Calorie labels have limited effect in low-income neighborhoods.

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Bronx center addresses nurse shortage with free training

Posted on November 1st, 2009 by Delphine Reuter

Bronx center addresses nurse shortage with free training

Nursing homes ranking shows training is key for success

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A physically untapped market

Posted on August 29th, 2009 by Tricia Summers

A physically untapped market

Physical therapy is an underserved market in Williamsburg.

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Living

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Twenty percent of the new development area will be reserved for affordable housing, according to the group’s proposal.

Politics

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Many Harlem residents consider these gates a part of the neighborhood’s history.

Religion

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

White supremacist fliers were left under the windshield wipers of cars parked overnight in Greenpoint, but officials say their message is protected under the First Amendment.