“Today is our day”
“Hoy es nuestro día”

“Today is our day”<br/>“Hoy es nuestro día”

They were on the move. The College March was celebrated by seniors at the Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School...
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Never forgotten
Olvidados jamás

Never forgotten<br/> Olvidados jamás

A medida que los vientos invernales soplan a través de la ciudad, los neoyorquinos buscan dirigirse al interior de sus hogares...
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Speaker sounds out
La portavoz resuena

Speaker sounds out<br/> La portavoz resuena

"It's important that the City Council gets information to ethnic communities," said Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, while...
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Pained at Presbyterian
Doloridos en el Presbyterian

Pained at Presbyterian<br/> Doloridos en el Presbyterian

Cuando Jay Mazur fue a la sala de emergencias del Hospital New York-Presbyterian con dolores severos en octubre de este...
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Peace on the Place
Paz en St. Nicholas Place

Peace on the Place<br/> Paz en St. Nicholas Place

Melissa Guzmán had been feeling heavy-hearted of late. Guzmán, who runs a daycare with husband Kevin out of their St. Nicholas...
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Right as Rain
Un diluvio de talento

Right as <i>Rain</i><br/>  Un diluvio de talento

Él le está apostando al atractivo universal de Rain. El proyecto del cineasta con sede en Harlem, Jeruvia, ha provocado alboroto internacional...
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Citymeals gone chic
Aliento y alimento

Citymeals gone chic<br/> Aliento y alimento

Chef JJ Johnson brightened the day of 30 homebound elderly New Yorkers this past Fri., Dec. 12th by preparing and delivering meals...
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A Public Offering

A Public Offering

Niall Henry loves craft beer. And he's counting on plenty of other people in Inwood liking it too. Henry, along with business partner Shean Carbin, have just launched the Tryon Public House, a craft beer bar at 4740 Broadway, near Thayer Street. "I think the neighborhood is ready for something like this,"

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Mixing fitness and illness
Ejercicio y enfermedad – ¿se pueden mezclar?

Mixing fitness and illness </br> Ejercicio y enfermedad – ¿se pueden mezclar?

It is that time of the year when coughs and sniffles are everywhere. Regular moderate exercise is a great immune booster, mood elevator, and all-round health builder...
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Third Annual Big Apple Awards
Tercer Premio Anual de la Gran Manzana

Third Annual Big Apple Awards <br />Tercer Premio Anual de la Gran Manzana

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña has announced the “Third Annual Big Apple Awards: Recognizing Teacher Excellence” in New York City...
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UC Recap – December 8 – December 13

UC Recap – December 8 – December 13

Last month, several Dominican families from the Heights were invited to La Casa del Mofongo to ostensibly participate in a documentary about Dominican culture. My wife, our 3 daughters and I, were chosen to take part in the endeavor. We were treated to a simply incredible...

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Advocates protest Manhattan Institute
Defensores protestan contra el Instituto Manhattan

Advocates protest Manhattan Institute<br />Defensores protestan contra el Instituto Manhattan

Homeless people and their allies led a rally at the Manhattan Institute this past Wed., Dec. 11th and marched inside the organization’s offices ...
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MT Community 12.17.14

MT Community 12.17.14

Tracing the founding of El Museo del Barrio by Raphael Montañez Ortíz at the end of the 1960’s, an era of social unrest and...
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“Feels like open season”
“Se siente como temporada de caza”

“Feels like open season” </br> “Se siente como temporada de caza”

A Staten Island’s grand jury’s decision on Dec. 3rd to not bring charges against New York Police Department (NYPD) Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner drew disappointed and angry protestors...
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Swimmingly swell
Maravillosamente genial

Swimmingly swell<br />Maravillosamente genial

Maya, de 11 años de edad, puede vencer a su hermano de 14 años de edad, y a la mayoría de sus amigos, en lucha de brazo.
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Play and pliés
Juego y pliés

Play and pliés<br />Juego y pliés

Andrés Cao is a Washington Heights-based dancer who has performed in a string of Broadway hits: Aladdin, Anything Goes and Nice Work if ...
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Cut from a different CLOTH
CLOTH, una organización diferente

Cut from a different CLOTH<br />CLOTH, una organización diferente

Los jóvenes de Washington Heights están siendo protegidos de problemas como la falta de vivienda y la falta de escuelas, protegidos por CLOTH.
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Kampai for Isabella
Kampai para Isabella

Kampai for Isabella<br />Kampai para Isabella

Isabella was awarded a Commendation by the Consul General of Japan for its longstanding care of residents of Japanese Heritage this past Tues., Dec. 2nd.
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Word on the rise
Word en campaña

Word on the rise<br />Word en campaña

Esta es la temporada para dar. Word Up, la librería de Washington Heights dirigida por voluntarios, ha lanzado una nueva campaña Indiegogo este mes.
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House of the Spirits
La Casa de los Vinos

House of the Spirits </br> La Casa de los Vinos

The staff at Columbia Wine Co. is looking to do more than just market merlot or peddle port. Visitors to the store, located at 170th Street and Broadway, will find shelves bursting with an array of vintages from around the world...
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Artspace, Inc. wins Historic Preservation Award

Artspace, Inc. wins Historic Preservation Award

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) has announced that seven distinctive historic preservation projects received 2014 New York State Historic Preservation Awards. Among them was Artspace, Inc., a national nonprofit organization in Northern Manhattan that creates living and work space for artists.

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MT- Community News 12.10.14
MT- Noticias de la Comunidad 12.10.14

MT- Community News 12.10.14<br />MT- Noticias de la Comunidad 12.10.14

Integrity Harlem will host “A Rainbow Christmas” celebration at the historic African American Saint Philip’s Episcopal Church on Fri., Dec. 12th...
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Human Rights 365
Derechos humanos 365

Human Rights 365 <br /> Derechos humanos 365

El día de los Derechos Humanos, 10 de diciembre de cada año, conmemora la fecha en que la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas aprobó la Declaración Universal de los Derechos Humanos...
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