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The Future of Gifted Education in the Bronx Bronx acupuncture center for addiction fighting to survive How HIV outreach is tackling an “invisible crisis” in The Bronx Prescriptions lag as Bronx battles opioid epidemic
 

The Future of Gifted Education in the Bronx

A recommendation that Mayor Bill de Blasio phase out all New York City gifted programs has left the fate of gifted education in the Bronx uncertain. If implemented, the programs, which are comprised predominantly of black and Latino students, would come to an end.

Bronx acupuncture center for addiction fighting to survive

The Mott Haven Lincoln Recovery Center was once a popular therapeutic refuge for drug addicts, but where have the patients gone?

How HIV outreach is tackling an “invisible crisis” in The Bronx

While New York celebrates declining HIV rates, healthcare advocates in the Bronx narrow their focus to where services aren’t reaching people.

Prescriptions lag as Bronx battles opioid epidemic

Prescriptions of life-saving buprenorphine lag in the Bronx. A legacy of bureaucracy and stigma are to blame.

2254 Crotona Ave.

10 November 2009

By Maia Efrem From a distance, the building at 2254 Crotona Ave. looks like all the other dwellings in the surrounding blocks. On closer inspection, however, the lock is knocked out on the front door, the windows on the first floor are boarded up and graffiti covers concrete slabs that block the entrance to many apartments in the building. […]

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621-627 Manida St.

10 November 2009

Manida Street residents live in 'House of Horrors'

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When The Bubble Burst

10 November 2009

How a New York real estate deal went bad causing a housing crisis for hundreds of low-income families

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Dr. Juice and His Holy Fruits

09 November 2009

It took a love of juice bordering on obsession to open Holy Fruits, a new Bronx juice bar.

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Tenants Complain of ‘House of Horrors’

08 November 2009

A tenant fell through a collapsed stairway at 689 E. 187th St. in October, and the landlord scrambled to make repairs.

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MTA Pulls Ticket Agents from Subway Stations

06 November 2009

When there's no one in the ticket booth, passengers worry about safety. And the remaining station agents find they have extra work just to keep things running.

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Gourmet Tacos in a Truck

05 November 2009

A shining, silver oasis of food, Taqueria Guadalupe sits where Manor and Westchester Avenues meet.

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No Cookies, No Jobs

05 November 2009

Employees of the Stella D'Oro cookie factory in Kingsbridge lost their jobs as the factory closed and the brand moved its operations to Ohio.

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