I’m always baffled at how the holiday season swiftly sneaks up and surround us. Only yesterday it felt like October and we were celebrating Day of the Dead at Art Centro. Now, Thanksgiving has passed, and we have entered into the chilly winter season of December.…Continue
Added by Madeline Crabtree on December 9, 2013 at 3:44pm — No Comments
Yesterday I attended the 1st Annual Bronx Gentrification Conference at the Bronx Documentary Center, whose mission is to "share photography, film and new media within the Bronx and the cultural community at large".
I recognize that one of the Middle Main neighborhood's unique assets is its diverse cultures. How do we highlight this in order to provide economic resilience to residents and business owners already here, all while…Continue
Added by Jenny Coronel on December 8, 2013 at 6:27pm — No Comments
The Middle Main holiday celebration arose from an idea, a suggestion from Debora Suby, a former member of the Middle Main steering committee and a Hispanic Representative from State Farm insurance. Over a pizza lunch with Elizabeth Celaya and I, she discussed her idea of a holiday tree lighting, where members of the diverse Middle Main community could share recipes and samples…Continue
Added by Jenny Coronel on December 5, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments