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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.

Fries and Pizza After Class Beat Out the Menu at School

02 November 2009

After school, students make their way to a nearby Chinese restaurant and deli.

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The Healthcare Debate Takes to the Pavement

02 November 2009

Protesters lay strewn across the sidewalk in mid-town to signify the 45,000 Americans who die every year for lack of healthcare.

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In McKinley Square, an Unlikely Grocer

02 November 2009

Local students run an outdoor farmers’ market in the South Bronx.

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Councilwoman Arroyo’s Property Boom

02 November 2009

District 17's City Councilwoman Maria del Carmen Arroyo has raised $240,000 in campaign cash, much of which has come from property developers building in her area.

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Leading Up to the Election

01 November 2009

In a special run-up-to-the-election series, Bronx Ink reporters ask the question: what has Bloomberg done for the Bronx?

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Day Care Cuts Create Overcrowded Kindergartens

01 November 2009

Record numbers of 5-year-olds crowd public school classrooms after day care kindergarten cuts.

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More Homeless in the City since the Great Depression

31 October 2009

The homeless population has grown by 45 percent since Bloomberg took office.

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Meet the Socialist Candidate from the Bronx

Meet the Socialist Candidate from the Bronx

31 October 2009

Frances Villar has a meager campaign budget, but a lot of passion for politics

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