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Campeones del canal

Even dogs have one. In a gathering outside Rockefeller Center this past Mon., Sept. 18th, community leaders, elected officials and television...
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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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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A week after pardoning convicted racist Sheriff Joe Arpaio, you-know-who rescinded the Dream Act.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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On the Racks
En los estantes

No perder la biblioteca. Residentes de la comunidad que se oponen al plan de la ciudad para reconstruir la Biblioteca Inwood se reunieron afuera...
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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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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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Don’t pull plug on Televisión Dominicana, Public Advocate urges 
No desenchufen la Televisión Dominicana, pide la defensora pública

Una importante red de cable en español podría ser retirada de miles de suscriptores de la ciudad de Nueva York, y la defensora pública Letitia James...
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New kick for Carter
Celebrando una nueva capacidad

Es un especial para adultos mayores. El Centro para Adultos Mayores Carter Burden/Leonard Covello, en East Harlem, se prepara para un proyecto...
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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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Community News – 08.16.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.16.17

Grammy-nominated Swedish Electronic Music band Little Dragon is taking the stage at the Apollo on Thurs., Aug. 31st at 8:00 p.m. The band will be...
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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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Loíza Live
Loíza en vivo

Saints and salsa. Thousands gathered to celebrate Afro-Latino culture in the city during the latest edition of the “Fiestas Tradicionales en Honor a Santiago Apóstol," ...
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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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Tryon Toast
Brindis por Tryon

Salut. Miembros y simpatizantes del Fideicomiso Fort Tryon Park se reunieron en el Paseo Stan Michels del parque el pasado...
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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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A Swimming Start 
Empezar a nadar

Dive in. The state’s Parks Department is looking to make a splash this summer by once again offering free swimming lessons for children...
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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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Street Stars
Estrellas callejeras

PAL está jugando. Por más de 100 años, la Liga Atlética de la Policía (PAL, por sus siglas en inglés) ha intentado proporcionar...
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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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Community News – 06.28.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.28.17

It’s that time of the year. The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum has opened up registration for its summer camp running from Mon., July 10th through...
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UC Recap –  June 19 – June 24

It’s that time of year again, folks. A Toast to Fort Tryon will take place on Thursday, July 13 at 6 p.m. and you absolutely need to be there. This...

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Community News – 06.21.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.21.17

Learn the roles Latinas play in today’s political landscape at El Museo Del Barrio on Sat., June 24th from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Join...
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UC Recap – June 12 – June 17

Warriors come out to play! In celebration of the Warriors victory, we have released a special limited edition of the Washington Heights Warriors...

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¡Presente!

¡Presente! They took it to the streets. Thousands again turned out on Fifth Avenue this past Sun., Jun. 11th for the National Puerto Rican Day Parade...
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Community News – 06.14.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.14.17

Celebrate the nation’s freedom at the oldest house in Manhattan on Thurs., June 29th form 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Morris-Jumel Mansion Museum...
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Celebrate NYC DANCE WEEK

Ailey Extension celebrates NYC Dance Week, a citywide festival from June 15-24, by offering 30 free dance and fitness classes for new students...

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UC Recap – June 5 – June 10

The good folks at Statement Arts are having their annual crowd-funding campaign for their College Prep program. Please give what you can...

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Film Works Alfresco debuts in Inwood
Serie de cine hace su debut

A free outdoor summer film series has launched in Inwood Hill Park. Film Works Alfresco is a curated film series that will present both...
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Community News – 06.07.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.07.17

Celebrate with El Museo del Barrio at this year’s Museum Mile Festival on Tues., June 13th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The festival will...
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Funding for the Farmhouse
Fondos para la granja

La Granja Museo Dyckman está a punto de recibir un enorme impulso, ya que el punto de referencia de Inwood ha recibido $5 millones...
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