On Monday, August 29th we convened a powerhouse panel to have an honest discussion about race, class and gentrification...Read More »
City urges immigrants: Seek aid, use caution
Ciudad insta a los inmigrantes: busquen ayuda, tengan cuidado
It’s official folks; Adriano Espaillat has won the Democratic primary after Keith Wright conceded recently...Read More »
The proof is in the Pre-K. Pre-K for All, a key initiative of the de Blasio administration, was touted by Deputy Mayor Robert Buery during a recent tour of P.S. 153 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. with school administrators and Councilmember Mark Levine, who represents the district.Read More »
For the latest installment of En Tu Esquina Con Ford we had to hit up Mamajuana because of their role as a pioneer in the new Uptown dining scene. Truth be told, Mamajuana changed the Uptown restaurant landscape forever. Before there was such a thing as the Dyckman Strip, there was Mamajuana.Read More »
Size matters. A recent survey conducted by the United Federation of Teachers (UFT) found that the number of oversized classes in New York City’s public schools has shrunk. As announced by UFT President Michael Mulgrew earlier this month, the number of overcrowded classes...
Parques NYC presenta el primer Día de Juegos de Otoño el Día de las Elecciones (no hay escuela). Vaya al Parque Highbridge en el Oeste de la Calle 172 y la Avenida Amsterdam en Manhattan para un día de diversión y juegos...
Halloween is here, people… Uptown parents looking for a safe and fun event for their children, look no further than The Inwood Center (5030 Broadway @ 213th Street), which will once again host their annual Halloween event on Friday, October 30th from 3:30 to 5:30 pm...Read More »
Every day, Héctor E. Palaguachi sets up shop. The Ecuadorian immigrant heads out early in the morning, and scouts out just the right spot to spend the day selling pastelitos, small dough pockets filled with meat and cheese, and fresh juices...
Mayor Bill de Blasio chose Washington Heights to hold the first town hall meeting of his mayoralty. The event was held at Gregorio Luperón High School for Science and Mathematics on October 14th.Read More »