Waging War for Peace
Guerrilleras por la Paz

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Emily Quinn is in charge of caring for the dresses. Throughout the year, she collects and cleans them, and carefully stores one away. In September...
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Where hope takes root
Jardín de la esperanza

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Esta colocación de la primera piedra fue un gran avance. Funcionarios electos, líderes comunitarios y administradores de Red Acacia...
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Probing the policy
Cuestionando la política

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In 1988, Barry Gibbs was framed for a murder he did not commit. Threatened into a giving false confession by police officer Louis Eppolito, Gibbs spent...
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Matter of Print
Hombre de impresión

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Docenas de artistas, amigos y seguidores se reunieron recientemente en el Estudio de Impresión Coronado en East Harlem para rendir homenaje a...
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In his head
En su cabeza

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Mauricio Blandino wants to make TBI no longer TMI. When Blandino fell at home and bumped his head, he didn’t consider it a cause for great concern...
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A Holy Hoard
Acumulación sagrada

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One woman’s holy trash is another’s treasure. In many religions, objects containing the names of God are sacred and cannot be destroyed...
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Toppling the Tenements
Alto a Airbnb

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Un grupo de legisladores estatales está presentando una legislación para acabar con lo que ellos llaman "lugares peligrosos" listados en Airbnb...
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Community News – 09.28.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.28.16

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El Fideicomiso de Fort Tryon Park invita a artistas de todas las edades a considerar los colores de la temporada el sábado 8 de...
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The Four at the Fort
Cuatro en Fort Tryon

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A quartet of outdoor art installations is now on display in Fort Tryon Park. Collectively dubbed “Evolving Terrain,” the displays highlight the...
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Pose with Purpose
Poses con propósito

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El perro mirando hacia abajo tal vez haya salvado a elefantes en peligro. Cientos se reunieron recientemente en Astor Court del Zoológico del Bronx...
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NYS Parks Seeks Police Officer Candidates
Depto. de Parques Estatal busca candidatos para oficiales policiacos

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New York State Park Police are seeking candidates interested in a rewarding law enforcement career in the park system. A competitive written...
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UC Recap – September 19th – September 24th

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I love Uptown. For far too long people only saw this forgotten part of Manhattan through the prism of the past. That misguided...

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Doing it Together
Haciéndolo juntos

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With the new school year in full swing, my thoughts turn to those students who have the will to succeed, but not always the resources...
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The Musings of Miranda
Las reflexiones de Miranda

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After Lin-Manuel Miranda took his last onstage bow in Hamilton, he came back a few nights later as an audience member...
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A new tilt for the Kilt
Una nueva vida para el Kilt

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El Día del Trabajo, los residentes del norte del condado lamentaron el cierre del popular abrevadero del barrio, Piper's Kilt, que...
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The ‎Primary Practitioners
Profesionales de atención primaria

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The nurse practitioner is in. The Columbia University School of Nursing has opened a new bilingual primary care center in Washington Heights...
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Screen Time
Hora de hacerse las pruebas

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Cada año, en el estado de Nueva York, más de 15,000 mujeres son diagnosticadas con cáncer de mama. Más de 2,600 mujeres mueren por...
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Project Prominent
Estudiantes Estelares

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Sobina Siddique está estudiando para ser ingeniero civil. Ella asiste al City College de Nueva York (CCNY por sus siglas en inglés). El campus...
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Community News 09-21-16
Noticias Comunitarias – 09-21-16

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Conozca más sobre la historia de the Heights el sábado 24 de septiembre, en High Bridge Park, de 2:00 p.m a 3:30 p.m. Sid Horenstein...
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Run for the Reprieve
Ayuda, desde ahora

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Avance con la amnistía. El Departamento de Finanzas de Nueva York (DOF, por sus siglas en inglés) ha anunciado que está perdonando...
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Music at the Mission
Música en la Misión

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As many schools have cut or drastically curtailed music and arts programs in recent years, the New York City Mission Society...
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Report: Charter schools driving math and reading progress
Reporte: Las escuelas ‘charter’ la mejor alternativa

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Double it. A high-profile charter school advocacy group is calling on the city to do just that to the size of the charter school sector, claiming it...
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The Animal House
La Casa de los Animales

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Habrá patas en las bancas. La fiesta anual de San Francisco y la bendición de los animales volverán a la Catedral de San Juan el...
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Season of Renewal
Temporada de renovación

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They’re bringing the noise.The Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra (WHCO) is preparing to kick of its second season with the first of...
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UC Recap – September 12th – September 17th

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This past week we made history again. The results of last Tuesday’s elections proved that Latinos are a force to be reckoned with...

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Alcantara, De La Rosa score landmark wins in primary election
Ganaron las mujeres

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After making history in June with a victory in the Democratic Congressional primary, forging a path to become the first Dominican to serve in the U.S. Congress...
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The Fight at the Fort
La batalla para salvar ARC

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Partidarios de ARC dicen que el propietario del edificio está fuera de marca. Una gran manifestación de ciudadanos mayores...
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“Always a gentleman”
“Siempre un caballero”

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La oficial Norma Hardy sirvió con Bruce Reynolds en la Terminal de Autobuses de la Autoridad Portuaria cuando era nueva en...
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Honors for Hamilton star Muñoz
Homenaje para estrella de Hamilton

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Él es su protagonista. Javier Muñoz, quien ahora interpreta el papel principal en el éxito de Broadway Hamilton, será homenajeado...
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Lottery deadline looms
Sorteo hacia la ciudadanía

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Alejandro Paulino immigrated to the United States a decade ago. The Washington Heights resident became a U.S. citizen on August 26...
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Community News – 09.14.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.14.16

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Come to Inwood Hill Park on Sun., Sept. 18th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. for an adult bike riding class. Organized by...
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Parent Power
Poder Parental

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Al enviar a nuestros hijos a la escuela, podemos estar llenos de muchos pensamientos: orgullo de sus éxitos hasta el momento, alegría...
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Real talk on re-entry
Destacando las cuestiones del reingreso

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This service will offer more than song and sermon. The Interchurch Center in West Harlem is sponsoring a forum to examine issues...
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Community Award Programs
Programa de Adjudicaciones Comunitarias

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The Manhattan Community Award Program (MCAP), through which the office of Borough President Gale Brewer provides funding for...
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At the ready
Inauguración para la fuerza laboral inmigrante

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Busque, y lo encontrará. El Departamento de Servicios para Pequeños Negocios de la ciudad (SBS por sus siglas en inglés) ha abierto...
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Valores de Vitilla
Torneo Vitilla regresa a la ciudad

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It’s stickball – with a bottle cap twist. Get ready to hear an umpire yell, “Play bottle cap!” this weekend. The Clásico de Vitilla, hosted by...
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Insurance merger challenged
Fusión de seguros desafiada

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Los defensores están preocupados de que la propuesta de fusión de las dos principales compañías de seguros de salud pudiera...
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Historic District Survey
Un estudio sobre distritos históricos

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Researchers at Columbia University are conducting a research project to examine the role of historic districts in New York...
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An honest day’s work means an honest day’s pay
Un trabajo digno merece una paga digna

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When José Luis López Oliva got into a cab in Northern Manhattan this past March, he was just trying to make his way back home. Instead, his...
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UC Recap – September 5th – September 10th

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I know our motto is “Spread Love It’s The Uptown Way,” but I absolutely abhor Donald Trump. The fact that a xenophobic...

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“Why not us?”
“¿Por qué nosotros no?”

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Marisol Alcántara’s New York is under siege. As an organizer for various labor unions, Marisol Alcántara has made a career out of advocating for low-wage, immigrant...
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Primary Day
Día de Primarias

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Today, Tues., Sept. 9th is Primary Day in New York State, where races include New York State Assembly, New York State Senate, and City Council Bronx District 17, among others.
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The Fate of the Festival
El destino del festival

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It's time for a break. The end of summer is usually a busy time for Ted Minos, Founder and Artistic Director of the Inwood Shakespeare Festival...
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Pause while Pregnant
Pausa durante el embarazo

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No se mueva. Se pide a las mujeres embarazadas de toda la ciudad posponer cualquier plan de viaje durante un año, ya que están emergiendo...
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“It’s time for progressive ideas”
“Es momento de ideas progresistas”

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They’re tired. As he has campaigned throughout New York’s 31st State Senate District this summer, Micah Lasher says it’s the refrain...
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“It’s in my DNA to serve”
“Servir está en mi ADN”

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For Carmen De La Rosa, working to improve life for Northern Manhattan residents is a very personal mission. “There’s a difference between...
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Community News – 09.07.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.07.16

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On Sat., Sept. 10th, from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., join bird enthusiasts for a walk through Fort Tryon Park and take part in the...
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Care for the Caregivers
Cuidar de los cuidadores

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La semana pasada, el alcalde de Blasio convirtió en ley dos iniciativas que llevan avances importantes al apoyo tanto a cuidadores...
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Outdoor Fall Adventures
Aventuras al Aire Libre

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Con más de 10,000 acres de bosque natural, arboledas, tierra húmeda de agua fresca y ecosistemas de pantanos salados, la ciudad...
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In Memoriam
En Memoria

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It is with great sadness that the Board of the Washington Heights and Inwood Council on Aging (WHICOA) acknowledges the death of...
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