As a kid growing up in Washington Heights, before the Internet, my library card was my passport to a world beyond my neighborhood. The local library on 179th street was my gateway to destinations all over the globe as well as a convenient time machine...Read More »
Join fellow neighbors on Sun., Jun. 7th from 12:30 – 3 p.m. for the 4th Annual Spring Clean. Together
with Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez, New Leaf Café, La Marina, Dichter Pharmacy, the Department of Sanitation...
A partir de ahora hasta el 29 de mayo, el reconocido artista puertorriqueño Antonio Martorell será el anfitrión de un taller para artistas para actualizar la pieza De aquí pa'llá/From Here to There...
The first annual Harlem Eat Up! Festival took place this past weekend and it was really something incredible. Former President Bill Clinton stopped by and praised Harlem’s vibrant cuisine, culture and spirit. Such well-recognized chefs as Aaron Sanchez, Bobby Flay and George DuranRead More »
The Up Theater Company has another incredible play on their hands. Epic Poetry, which runs at the Hebrew Tabernacle (551 Fort Washington Ave @ 185th Street) until May 16th, is a multi-sensory experience. You don’t watch the play; you kind of slowly, almost quicksand like, get drawn into it.Read More »
The proverbial Uptown Love that we are always talking about was in full effect at the Onward And Upward Benefit shindig that was held at District 12 on April 20th. We as a community came together to support the wonderful work of the Up Theater Company and had a damn good time.Read More »
My good friend, A.J. Sidransky, is a prolific writer. In the last few years, he has had two of his novels published with another one on the way later this year. He has also written a series of well-received short stories. The latest, Mother Knows Best, graced our site this past week.Read More »
Now that spring has finally arrived, it’s time to get ready for the month long celebration of the arts that is the Uptown Arts Stroll. The Northern Manhattan Arts Allinace (NoMAA) is inviting artists and venues (organizations, businesses, etc.) to participate in the 2015 Uptown Arts Stroll.Read More »