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Bronx Latin Flavor

by George Bodarky
Vineet Radhakrishnan, Flickr

The Bronx is bursting with Latin flavor. In fact according to the 2010 census, Hispanics make up 53.5% of the borough's population, up from just over 48% a decade ago.

An "Occupied" State of Mind

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"Occupy" protesters on the 4 train in the Bronx
Kate Moore

Over the past two months, the Occupy movement has attracted thousands of followers across the Big Apple. And proof of that could be seen in their Day of Action rallies, where protesters took to the streets to spread a message about economic inequality.

Bronx Clinics Could Lose Medicaid Funding

by Claudia Morell
Patients watching the former state senator speak
Claudia Morell/WFUV

A network of health clinics in the Bronx founded by embattled former state senate majority leader Pedro Espada, could be headed for shut down.  Soundview HealthCare Network could reportedly lose millions in Medicaid funding as the state investigates its finances.

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