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Rodríguez provides State of District
Rodríguez da discurso del distrito

Este distrito es distinto. Refiriéndose repetidamente al distrito más septentrional de Manhattan como una "joya", el concejal Ydanis Rodríguez...
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Me Too

Me conmoví a crear la imagen Me Too ya que me inspiraron los cientos de miles de mujeres en todo el país que se unieron para mostrar cómo...
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Community News – 10.18.17
Noticias comunitarias – 10.18.17

The Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) will be hosting a screening of Abacus: Small Enough to Fail on Thurs., Oct. 19th from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m...
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 UC Recap – October 2 – October 7

Uptown superhero, Lin-Manuel Miranda, has done it again. In record time, he gathered some of the biggest names in Latin music to...

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Community News – 10.11.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.11.17

De la mente de Bram Stoker y adaptada para el escenario por Steven Dietz, la Mansión Morris-Jumel se enorgullece de presentar DRÁCULA...
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UC Recap –  October 2 – October 7

We did it Uptown. We came together as a community for the #uptownUNIDOS fundraising extravaganza for our brothers and sisters in Puerto Rico...

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First Love at Second Site
Primer amor en el segundo sitio

En el norte del condado, el futuro es femenino, y floreciente. El Centro de Desarrollo de la Mujer Dominicana (DWDC, por sus siglas en inglés)...
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Community News – 10.04.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.04.17

Experience the genre-defying opera We Shall Not Be Moved at the Apollo Theater on Fri., Oct. 6th at 8:00 p.m. The opera combines spoken...
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Ache in the Art 
Dibujos de dolor

Local artists Andrea Arroyo and Felipe Galindo have created original artwork inspired by the tragic shooting at a Las Vegas concert that left...
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UC Recap –  September 25 – September 30

Trump has done it again. While a looming humanitarian crisis took shape in Puerto Rico, after the devastation left in the wake of back-to-back...

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Mission for Mexico
Misión por México

La Tierra Azteca no está sola. Entre los muchos esfuerzos de socorro llevados a cabo localmente, la artista mexicana Andrea Arroyo ha creado...
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La Mujer de Mango

Cisneros estaba en el campus. La célebre autora y activista mexicana-estadounidense Sandra Cisneros compartió ideas con los estudiantes...
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Raw for Reel
Un rollo real

Donde hay voluntad, hay una galería de arte. Mucha gente tiene sueños que nunca pasan la etapa de deseo. Pero otros planifican y convierten...
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Community News – 09.27.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.27.17

Get your last community workout in with NYRR Open Run at Inwood Hill Park on Sat., Sept., 30th from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Open Run is a...
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Lady Luna
Señora Luna

Inwood artist Marc Shanker’s latest exhibit, “Luna Park,” is a keen metaphor for life, death and eternity. An old postcard of the original Luna Park...
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UC Recap –  September 18 – September 23

It has been just over a month since Amanda Morales-Guerra sought sanctuary in a church right here in Washington Heights. Edwin Martínez of...

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Community News – 09.20.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.20.17

Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse at Fort Washington Park on Sat., Oct. 7ths from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Festivities include Urban Park...
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UC Recap –  September 11 – September 16

In these dark days of the Trump Tyranny, where everyday brings a new outrage, when it seems that decades of hard-fought progress are being undone...

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Community News – 09.13.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.13.17

Únase al Studio Museum para un recorrido y una actuación de la artista Sherrill Roland de "The Jumpsuit Project" el jueves 14 de...
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The Fight on Film
La lucha en película

It's a film with and on substance – specifically substance use disorders and those immersed in the process of recovery. ‎A new documentary about...
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The Feggo Files
Lo que dice Feggo…

Felipe Galindo (Feggo) is a graphic and visual artist whose work has been published by The New Yorker, among other publications. These were submitted...
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UC Recap –  September 4 – September 9

A week after pardoning convicted racist Sheriff Joe Arpaio, you-know-who rescinded the Dream Act. In one fell swoop, Trump dashed the hopes and aspirations...

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Connected in Contrast
Conectados en contraste

There’s a certain synergy that occurs when artists team up. That what happened to Leslie Jiménez and Carlos Jesús Martínez Domínguez. The two...
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We Need Our Library
Necesitamos nuestra biblioteca

El pasado viernes 25 de agosto a las 4:24 p.m., mientras muchas personas estaban fuera de la ciudad o preparando a sus hijos para el nuevo año escolar...
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Community News – 09.06.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.06.17

Join contemporary artists and metalworkers at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) for a discussion on Tues., Sept. 26th at 6:30 p.m. Artists...
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Tearing down trafficking
Terminando con el tráfico

A los 17 años, Rachel Lloyd fue víctima de la trata de personas y fue forzada a prostituirse. A los 23 años, fundó una organización para ayudar a las...
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UC Recap –  August 28 – September 2

What better way to combat the end-of-summer Blues, than with an end of Summer Sale? While supplies last, we are offering free shipping as well...

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Community News – 08.30.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.30.17

El Museo Del Barrio will host a special panel discussion about the migrant child experience on Sat., Sept. 9th from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. The panel...
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The Throne Watchers
Los vigilantes del trono

Watching Game of Thrones will never be the same. Comedy stars Michael Díaz and Anthony Palmini created a new video that beautifully sends up...
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UC Recap – August 21 – August 26

Dr. James Marion Sims is considered the father of modern gynecology. His statue stands solemnly on Fifth Avenue and 103rd Street. The thing is...

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Community News – 08.23.17
Noticias Comunitarias  – 08.23.17

Celebrate the 80’s at the oldest house in Manhattan on Thurs., Aug. 24th from 8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Morris-Jumel Mansion Museum will...
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UC Recap – August 14 – August 19

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Colors of Pride
Los colores del orgullo

“She deserves it.” Genesis Villella lauded her mother, fallen New York Police Officer Miosotis Familia, as she accepted the recognition granted...
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The canvas of contention
La lucha sobre el lienzo

Politics is sure-fire fodder for art. That’s true in two new exhibits by Washington Heights artist Andrea Arroyo. Known for colorful...
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Community News – 08.09.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.09.17

Entra en el swing de las cosas en el Festival de Jazz de este año en el Museo Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado 19 de agosto de 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Relájese...
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UC Recap –  July 31 – August 5

74 years ago this week, an uprising erupted in Harlem after the shooting by police of an unarmed black man. Sound familiar? “The riot lasted two...

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Beauty in the Baking
Homenaje en el Horneado

Era caramelo del destino. Cuando estaba en medio de llenar una orden de magdalenas, su ayudante volteó y preguntó: "¿Puedo ser tu espolvoreadora #1?"...
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Community News – 08.02.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.02.17

Aspiring musicians, singers, dancers, comedians, rappers and spoken word artists try their best to please the audience at the...
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UC Recap – July 24 – July 29

Dominican film lovers came out in droves on Tuesday to the venerable United Palace for the opening night of the 6th Annual Dominican Film Festival...

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A new rhythm in reel
Un nuevo ritmo

Hay más para explorar. Armando Guareno busca ampliar las nociones populares de los tipos de arte producidos y creados por quienes están en la diáspora dominicana...
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Community News – 07.26.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 07.26.17

Join dancers of the community for a West African dance class on Mon., July 31st from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Learn about the traditional dances...
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UC Recap – July 17 – July 22

Lovers of Dominican cinema are about to get their fix on. The 6th Annual Dominican Film Festival in New York is bigger than ever...

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Community News – 07.19.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 07.19.17

Join young artists at The Apollo Theater’s Teen Takeover on Fri., July 28th at 6:00 p.m. Curated by Apollo Theater Academy high school...
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Play at Payson
El Idilio en la Esquina

Luz, Abuela Claudia and I spent countless hours at the Payson Avenue Playground, located on the corner of the same street where we have...
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UC Recap –  July 10 – July 15

We did it again Uptown. For the second year in a row, we have made it to Brick Underground’s best NYC neighborhood blogs list. This is quite an accomplishment and...

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Grant spurs revitalization projects
Nueva subvención para proyectos de Inwood

The BID is bringing it. The Washington Heights Business Improvement District (BID) has announced a series of revitalization projects rolling out...
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Community News – 07.12.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 07.12.17

Go full stream at Morris-Jumel Mansion Museum on Thurs., July 27th from 8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. The museum is hosting a free screening of...
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UC Recap – July 3 – July 8

It looks like the Uptown tradition of setting off industrial grade fireworks in the streets is alive and thriving. In fact, from the looks of things it...

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Community News – 07.05.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 07.05.17

Peel through layers of Harlem’s history using photography at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture on Thurs., July 13th at...
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UC Recap –  June 26 – July 1

This might sound crazy, but this Independence Day could be the most important one in our nation’s history. A would-be tyrant has...

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