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Uncle Doad and Thanksgiving Dinner

 

Speakers were set up outside the Bronx church for the overflow mourners at my Uncle Doad’s funeral Mass. They were there because many of them had been kept from starving by the man in the coffin. During the Depression, he bossed a...


A Bronx Song of Hope

 Bervin Harris Makes a Difference Through Music  

 “We treat students like they’re our own children. It’s not about piano and guitar. It’s about relationships.” – Bervin Harris

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Crystal Energy in the Bronx

Meet Aman Mukar of Crystals of India Inc.,  a company that sells crystals based on their Holistic and Metaphysical properties. He teaches crystal healing and meditation with crystals. He provides guidance on how to tune into the frequency of...


Bronx Angel: Alexandra Maruri

Bronx Angel: Alexandra Maruri

Like most New Yorkers, Alexandra Maruri loves her city. Since growing up in the 1970s, the Bronxite has been intrigued by New York’s rich culture and history, and was destined to use...


Roman Suarez: One Funny Latino

Roman Suarez’s story is the essential American tale. The child of South American immigrants, Roman grew up in a single-parent home in The Bronx. 

“There was no money for a babysitter,” he recalls. “So what raised me was television: ‘...