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Using sports to stop the violence

A Fordham woman created a non-profit sports program to keep children off the streets.

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Increase 
in 
remittances 
to
 Mexico
 slows 
down
 as the recession continues

The money Mexicans in the Bronx send home next year depends on whether the economy improves

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For immigrant Mexican mothers, obesity is a new threat to their children’s health

Mexican immigrants from Puebla struggle to overcome a sedentary lifestyle and fewer fresh food choices

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From Capitol Hill to the Bronx, scrutiny for College Inc.

The national debate on for-profit higher education hits home in Fordham.

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Absence of Love for the hungry

Absence of Love Gospel Kitchen is felt as hunger statistics rise in the Bronx.

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Bronx Hate Crimes: Free but not free

Two of the four teens cleared of charges in the October anti-gay crime speak out.

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The pastelito lady

Miguelina Moscoso’s $1 Dominican pastelitos attract a loyal following

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Norwood business owners still waiting to rebuild from the ashes of last year’s fire

A year after 10 stores burned, neighboring retailers want answers.

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