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Art / Culture / Environment

Using Art to Make Change

Participants in "Art Sustains" broke into groups to discuss how art can influence public affairs.

The goal of “Art Sustains” was to work toward recognition of Hunts Point as a cultural district.

Environment / News / Parks

Parade captivates Hunts Point for ninth year

Parade captivates Hunts Point for ninth year

Clad in insect wings and paper mache masks, over 400 revelers paraded through Hunts Point to Barretto Point Park in the neighborhood’s annual Fish Parade on Saturday, June 16, to celebrate on the peninsula’s waterfront for the ninth straight year. Artist collective TATS CRU served as grand marshals for this […]

Education

From the editor: Sonia from the Bronx

From the editor: Sonia from the Bronx

The children were acting up as only excited children can. They bounced; they clambered over one another; their din filled the Lovinger Theater at Lehman College. Their excitement was understandable. After all, they had just met a justice of the United States Supreme Court. And not just any justice. They […]

News / Transportation

In the news, August 8-14

An explosionin a communications room at the Longwood Avenue stop for the No. 6 train delayed service and closed the station for about half an hour, The Daily News reported. A battery blew up, releasing hazardous chemicals and noxious smoke, which sent one transit worker to the hospital. The new […]

Education

Sesame Street comes to Hunts Point

Sesame Street comes to Hunts Point

By Danny Peralta The Point community center on Garrison Avenue played host in August to one of the South Bronx’s most recognizable celebrities, Sonia Manzano, who for 30 years has played Maria on Sesame Street. The event, the last in a series of summer workshops organized by at the Point […]