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In the past few years, the former working class barrio has welcomed young creatives and entrepreneurs without losing its sense of community.

From Eater

Dogged by a number of complaints, Barrios ended up pausing his campaign after Gómez and others dropped their support.

Barrio Logan residents are no strangers to fighting for their neighborhood.

A lot has happened in America, and to the communities in the barrio, since In the Heights’ Broadway debut, its struggles to make it to the big screen, and its delayed release.

From Vox

Barrio Logan residents called for more orderly zoning to keep semi-trucks from barreling down residential streets and industries from popping up next to homes over the decades.

The majority of the violence in Honduras is carried out by two main gangs, Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, and Barrio 18.

A print of it is in the survey of Caribbean art now at the Museo del Barrio in New York.

My aventura began in El Barrio, also known as Spanish Harlem, at a little taqueria called Taco Mix.

Alberto often pushed a shopping cart through his barrio, collecting cans for spare cash to support himself and his mayate.

“We used to worry that we would become the next Barrio San Antonio,” said Maldonado.

Father and mother and Fil have spoken to the Padre, and the barrio-elders; and everything is arranged.

The barrio-saint—really, the small statue of the patron saint of the village—was carried at the head of the procession.

Entre les plus importants est celui de Guichicovi que j'avais laiss ma droite en venant de la plaine de Xochiapa au Barrio.'

This is Quesada's native barrio, true; but he is no friend of Jacinto Quesada.

Father Sandoval, chaplain at the Hacienda del Barrio, was to a great extent the cause of this determination.


On this page you'll find 42 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to barrio, such as: central city, downtown, slum, center city, core, and core city.

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