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Latino Leaders Blast de Blasio About Disrespect in City Government

A group says de Blasio has not appointed enough Latinos despite broad support from the community.

Civic Center »

NYPD Would Have to Tell of Right to Refuse Searches Under New Bill

The law would require officers to identify themselves and explain why an individual was being stopped.

Central Harlem »

Rangel-Espaillat Race Won't Hurt Black-Latino Political Bond, Observers Say

Beneath the surface of the racially charged campaign are common issues and goals, pundits said.

Chelsea »

GMHC CEO Search Committee Lacks Racial Diversity, Critics Say

Most of the AIDS nonprofit's clients are black and Latino, but no one on the committee is.

Union Square »

Advocates Petition De Blasio to Make Swift Stop-and-Frisk Reforms

Reform advocates collected signatures from New Yorkers Saturday to expedite proposed changes.

East Harlem »

City Highlights El Barrio for Holiday Tourism Campaign

NYC & Company is encouraging the 5 million visitors this holiday season to see East Harlem.

Civic Center »

Quinn Bets on Latino Turnout to Propel Her Into a Runoff

The council speaker has heavily courted Latino voters, but observers see major issues still in her way.

Bushwick »

New Season of 'East WillyB' Show Mocks Hipster 'Immigration' into Bushwick

The web series, starting its second season, spotlights young Latinos amidst Bushwick's gentrification.

Inwood »

Guillermo Linares 'Betrayed' Latinos by Endorsing Rangel, Flier Claims

State Sen. Adriano Espaillat hit his opponent Linares with a campaign mailer some called racist.

Midtown & Theater District »

Conference Helps Spanish-Speaking Parents of Disabled Children

The YAI Network will hold its annual all-Spanish conference March 6, 2012.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Community Leaders, Pols March for New Latino Congressional District

About 100 community leaders and politicians marched to call for a new Latino Congressional district.

Manhattan »

Dominican Independence Day Celebrated by New Yorkers

New Yorkers plan to celebrate the 168th anniversary of the Independence of the Dominican Republic. 

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Huge Latin Club to Open in Hell's Kitchen

La Boom, a three-floor, 600-person Latin music and culture club, is set to open in Hell's Kitchen.

Harlem »

Piri Thomas, Harlem-Born Author of 'Down These Mean Streets,' Dies at 83

Thomas was the author of the classic autobiography of life in El Barrio.

Midtown & Theater District »

Make-Out Art Exhibit Melts the Ice in Times Square

The exhibit was part of El Museo del Barrio's biennial celebration, featuring performances by New York-based Latino artists.