Driving down hunger
Disminuir el hambre

This time, shop and drop. A collaborative effort to encourage local volunteerism and help boost the supply of local food banks is coming to a...
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Status ‎Story
Estatus histórico

Pónganlo en los libros. Después de varios meses de especulación, el concejal local Ydanis Rodríguez anunció que apoyaría una designación...
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New loan fund to aid M/WBEs
Nuevo fondo de préstamos para las M/WBE

Line up for your loan. To help meet Mayor Bill de Blasio’s goal of awarding $16 billion to M/WBEs by 2025, the city has introduced a...
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Team of Two
Equipo de dos

Dos nuevos miembros del equipo de la Armería están tomando la delantera. Una declaración emitida por Michael Frankfurt, presidente...
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Community News – 03.29.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.29.17

Find out what it means to be a global citizen at Sugar Hill Children’s Museum on Thurs., Apr. 6th at 10:00 a.m. This season's theme was...
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A Look at Lenfest
Una Mirada a Lenfest

Es un nuevo destino en el Alto para el arte. El creciente nuevo campus de Manhattanville de la Universidad Columbia continúa tomando...
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UC Recap – March 20th – March 25th

We have a winner folks. Visual artist and painter Alexis Agliano Sanborn of Washington Heights has been chosen as the winner of...

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Squaring off on sanctuary
Ciudades santuario en guardia

There’ll be no subsidizing sanctuary. Thus, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions took direct aim at “sanctuary cities” this past Mon., Mar. 27th...
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Calling Strike at Spectrum
Solidaridad frente a Spectrum

Desde hacer cordaje a las líneas de cable a cruzar líneas de trabajadores en huelga, fue un día completo para estos trabajadores...
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‎Will of Win
La voluntad de Win

It's a Promise kept. A former neighborhood theater named "Promise" will be transformed into a supportive housing facility...
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Crystal Clear
Clara como el cristal

This Puertorriqueña is packing. The latest comic book superhero is fighting foes and taking names – in English and Spanish. She’s...
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Rage and Reform
Furia y reforma

Es una historia de dos adolescentes. Cuando Robert DeLeón fue arrestado a los 17 años, fue juzgado como adulto y después...
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Dr. Norbert Sander, head of Armory Foundation, passes away
Sander, presidente de la Fundación Armería, fallece

Un icono de Washington Heights y ex ganador de la Maratón de Nueva York, ha fallecido. El Dr. Norbert Sander, quien encabezó la...
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Aware to SHARE
SHARE, consciente

During her campaign for elected office last year, Marisol Alcántara often invoked the season as “the year of the woman.” Now Alcántara...
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Faith Fighters
Combatientes de la fe

Eligen la fe sobre el miedo. Una coalición de organizaciones religiosas de toda la ciudad está instando a los funcionarios electos a...
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Community News – 03.22.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.22.17

Converse over coffee with Councilmember Mark Levine on Sun., Mar. 26th from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Community residents are invited...
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Stroll in a Stroke
Paseo en una pincelada

Forjó más allá de los cuarenta. La artista y pintora Alexis Agliano Sanborn de Washington Heights, surgió como la elección de los...
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Summit Studies
Cumbre de estudios

Poverty is hitting the city’s public school students hard. New York State Board of Regents Chancellor Dr. Betty Rosa argued recently...
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Climate Call for Cuomo
Llamada climática para Cuomo

El presupuesto estatal debe luchar contra el cambio climático y crear empleos verdes. Ese es el mensaje que los líderes sindicales...
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DYCD Deadline Extended
Fecha límite ampliada para DYCD

There’s still time. New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) has announced the application deadline for...
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UC Recap – March 13th – March 18th

Happy belated St. Patrick’s Day people!!! With that said, please go to our site for a trip back into time to the Inwood of 1968...

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“Sea of Love”
“Mar de amor”

They walked, they chanted, they prayed. Hundreds of people descended on Foley Square in Lower Manhattan on Thurs., March 9, to...
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20 for 125
20 para la 125

It’ll be more bang for the books. The historic 125th Street branch of the New York Public Library (NYPL) is slated for a major overhaul...
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“There is no promise here”
“No hay ninguna promesa aquí”

She’s no fan of this plan. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito criticized the harsh measures recommended by a federal control board appointed ...
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The Case for CORE
La cuestión de CORE

"Es difícil darse cuenta de que tal vez nunca pueda salir de la deuda", dijo Walter "Halcón" Newsome. "Es una dura realidad". Newsome...
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Workplan for wellness
En búsqueda del bienestar

Héctor Mata es un salvavidas. Mientras trabajaba con el Proyecto Washington Heights Corner, un grupo que promueve la reducción...
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Community News – 03.15.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.15.17

Traiga a sus niños al Museo Infantil de Arte y Narración Sugar Hill para una tarde de aventura el jueves, 16 de marzo de 10:00 a.m...
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Lights, camera… Inwood
Luces, cámara… Inwood

Two tree leaves meet. They become lovers. What happens to the survivor when one is ripped to pieces? Find out at the Second Annual...
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Screen Test
Ponerse en prueba

Mantener las pruebas. NYC Health + Hospitals insta a todos los neoyorquinos de entre 50 y 75 años a hacerse la prueba y está......
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Heat Assistance Deadline
Asistencia de Calefacción

Use HEAP to help. New Yorkers who need help paying their heating bills can apply for assistance – but must do so by Fri., Mar. 17th...
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UC Recap – March 6th – March 11th

Have you been to Streetbird Rotisserie on 116th yet? Make sure you hit that place up as soon as possible. The food is outstanding and you...

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No above-ground subway service
Sin servicio de metro subterráneo

The Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has announced that it is shutting down service on above-ground subway stops...
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Billing the Benefits
Facturando Beneficios

Inmigrantes indocumentados contribuyen cerca de $40 billones anuales al producto doméstico grueso del estado de Nueva York...
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Storm Stella
La Tormenta Stella

It’ll be a snow day. Storm Stella is expected to be a stunner, and the National Weather Service has issued an official Blizzard Warning...
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Ensuring the Stability of Home
Garantizar la estabilidad del hogar

In a few short weeks, the New York State legislature will release its budget for this fiscal year. Our...
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Grief-stricken, and scribbling
Deshaciendo el dolor

Ella puede ser una autora y una poetisa de las mejor vendidas, cuyas publicaciones han servido como punto de referencia crítico y...
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Coming up short
Insuficiente

Denles espacio. La administración del alcalde de Blasio ha negado el 79 por ciento de las solicitudes de escuelas...
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Trump Travel Ban 2.0
Se firma nueva orden ejecutiva de prohibición de viajes

It’s take two for President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban. On Mon., Mar. 6th, Trump signed a new executive order that....
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Saying it with SOMOS
Si a SOMOS

¡Saludos! On behalf of the Board of Directors of SOMOS, Inc., we invite all to attend our upcoming conference, which...
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New win for WIC families
Nueva victoria para las familias WIC

Hay un nuevo formato para la fórmula. Una nueva ley proporcionará un mejor acceso a la fórmula recetada para bebés de los...
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Community News – 03.08.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.08.17

Learn about becoming a U.S. citizen at the Inwood Library on Mon., Mar. 13th at 4:30 p.m. Citizenship attorneys will lead the...
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No cold start
No es un arranque en frío

The Indian Point nuclear power plant is slated to close by 2021, and a recent report says that electricity can be replaced with clean energy...
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Banning the Border Builders
Frenos a los constructores fronterizos

If you help build the wall, you can take your business elsewhere. That was the message of Public Advocate Letitia James, who said she will...
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The Schedule Shuffle
Horarios injustos

The Washington Heights resident has worked as a delivery person at the Domino’s Pizza on 181st Street and Fort Washington Avenue...
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UC Recap – February 27th – March 4th

Shout out to Elle for a stellar photo shoot in Harlem recently. Featuring models Amilna Estevão and Alécia Morais and styled...

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The History of Somos through Posters

This year’s Spring SOMOS, Inc. Conference marks the milestone anniversary of 30 years. Three decades after its founding, the non-partisan...

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Give ’em shelter

Mayor Bill de Blasio says he cannot see an end - yet. While unveiling his latest plan to help homeless New Yorkers, de Blasio admitted...

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Pass on the pipeline
Rechazo al oleoducto

To Cedric Goodhouse, water is sacred. “Water is life, not just for me, but for all of mankind,” remarked Goodhouse, the Hunkpapa Lakota Chairman...
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“Best black archive in the world”
“El mejor archivo negro en el mundo”

Hay secretos por todas partes, incluso debajo de las tarimas. Con el recientemente alcanzado estatus hito nacional, recientes renovaciones...
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Money Love
Amor al dinero

Jackie Robinson stealing home plate in the 1955 World Series. Duke Ellington at his piano. Nine black children escorted by 101st Airborne...
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