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New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito (right) with Mayor Bill de Blasio in the background, at a briefing earlier this year. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Activists Worry As Mayor, Speaker Differ Over Funding for Immigrants

Government, Immigration May 5, 2017 at 12:13 am

A battle between Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Mark-Viverito over whether the city should offer legal aid for immigrants accused of serious crimes worries pro-immigrant groups, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Justin Durán, 22, works near the place where Eric Garner died. (Photo by Camille Camille Padilla-Dalmau 
via El Diario

SI Residents Still Wary of Police

Police, Staten Island April 11, 2017 at 3:36 pm

As official figures show that the NYPD’s Neighborhood Coordination Officers program has had a positive effect in crime prevention, immigrants on Staten Island still mistrust cops almost three years after Eric Garner’s death, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Venezuelan restaurant El Cocotero closed and posed a sign that read: “We love America but Government doesn’t not love us.” (Photo: Mariela Lombard via El Diario NY)

Immigrant Strike is Felt Throughout NYC

Business, Immigration, Latino, New York February 17, 2017 at 5:07 pm

El Diario reports on the immigrants who took part in the “Day Without Immigrants” protest, and the employers who supported them. Queens Latino, meanwhile, takes a look at how the demonstration shuttered parts of Roosevelt Avenue.

Jason del Águila speaks on Broadway, next to City Hall. (Photo by Camille Padilla-Dalmau via El Diario)

Activists: With ‘Broken Windows’ There Is No Sanctuary City

Immigration, New York, Police February 6, 2017 at 5:26 pm

Under the slogan “Broken windows: Broken families,” New York pro-immigrant groups demanded authorities reduce penalties for minor offenses which could lead to deportation, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Reynaldo Sierra is losing money at his coffee and pastries business. (Photo by Camille Padilla-Dalmau via El Diario)

Trump Tower Security Affects Nearby Businesses

Business, Manhattan November 22, 2016 at 1:36 pm

Heavy security in the area where Donald Trump lives has become a headache for Latino workers, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

The launching of the Our Communities, Our Solutions initiative, on the steps of City Hall. (Photo by Camille Padilla-Dalmau via El Diario)

Stop-and-Frisk Victims Will Have a Say in Police Reform

African American, Latino, New York, Police November 7, 2016 at 4:30 pm

The city is holding a series of community forums where the community affected by the policing tactic will be able to voice their opinions, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

The official version of the app will be launched in Spanish on November 2. (Photo by Camille Padilla-Dalmau via El Diario)

New App to Protect Minority Voters Launched

Elections 2016, Latino, New York October 20, 2016 at 1:54 pm

The New York-based LatinoJustice organization has created an app in which minority voters will be able to report complaints at the polls in several states on Nov. 8, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Newly-graduated Officer Miguel Torres, a Bronx resident of Puerto Rican descent, with his family. (Photo by Camille Padilla-Dalmau via El Diario)

NYPD’s New Generation of Hispanic Officers

Latino, New York, Police July 6, 2016 at 11:20 am

Of the 1,257 officials who graduated on Friday at a ceremony at Madison Square Garden, 284 are Latinos, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Adriano Espaillat declaring victory. (Photo by Edwin Martínez via El Diario)

Espaillat Poised to be First Dominican in U.S. Congress

Dominican, Elections 2016, Latino, Manhattan, Politics June 29, 2016 at 5:03 pm

After narrowly winning the Democratic primary for the 13th Congressional District, Adriano Espaillat is poised to be the first Dominican in U.S. Congress, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

From left to right, ARC Director Fern Hertzberg, Senator Adriano Espaillat and Council Member Ydanis Rodríguez, who protested alongside the community's seniors. (Photo by Camille Padilla-Dalmau via El Diario)

Senior Center in Upper Manhattan Fights Eviction

Manhattan, Seniors, Social Services June 1, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Washington Heights community members and politicians are fighting to save the ARC XVI Fort Washington Senior Center from eviction, El Diario/La Prensa reports.