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Monkeypox declared public health emergency | Bronx Free Press

By Gregg McQueen View this post on Instagram A post shared by NYC Health (@nychealthy) It’s official: the monkeypox outbreak has been declared a public health emergency in New York City. On August 1, Mayor Eric Adams signed an…

Artist explores freedom and industry | Manhattan Times News

By Sherry Mazzocchi What do winged angels, ancient Assyrian temple gods and Dominican activists have in common? All turn up in the work of visual artist Moses Ros is an architect by training and a print-maker by vocation. His…

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$70 million to combat care “deserts” | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen Essential care for essential workers. Nearly 3,000 new child care slots are slated to open in underserved neighborhoods across New York City, most of which aims to serve essential and frontline workers and those whose work…

Hump Day Humor: Vaina

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jeannette Reyes (@msnewslady) Thank you to the dynamic duo of Jeannette Reyes and Robert Burton for breaking down the meaning of “vaina” for us. We invite you to subscribe to…

Uptown Video: The Queen @ The Palace

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Apple Music (@applemusic) Earlier this month, July 13 to be exact, the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul Mary J. Blige brought Apple Music Live to Washington Heights for a historic, one-night only,…

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Free Mental Health Helpline Service Extended | Bronx Free Press

The capacity of the city’s free mental health helpline, NYC Well, will be greatly expanded, thanks to a $10.8 million investment from the New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH). Launched in 2016, NYC Well provides New Yorkers…

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Dyckman Beer Now Available At Yankee Stadium | Bronx Free Press

By Gregg McQueen A local craft beer company has been called up to the big leagues. Inwood-inspired Dyckman Beer Co., a Latino-owned craft brew maker, can now be purchased at Yankee Stadium. “As a small business from uptown, it’s…