Food

Sweet and Smart
Agradable y bien hecho

A todos nos encanta el azúcar y los dulces en Halloween y Día de Los Muertos, pero es importante mantener todo en moderación...
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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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“We need to do something”
“Necesitamos hacer algo”

Ponerse las pilas. Aunque las toallas de papel fue lo que el presidente Donald Trump eligió lanzar a los residentes durante su huracanada visita...
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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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Serving up support
Sirviendo de apoyo

809 is answering the call. The popular Inwood restaurant 809 Bar & Grill – thusly named for the area code used throughout the Dominican Republic...
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Aisle Allies 
Aliados del pasillo  

Look for local stars at the store. As Whole Foods prepared to open its store in Harlem this year, many community members viewed the...
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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 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A week after pardoning convicted racist Sheriff Joe Arpaio, you-know-who rescinded the Dream Act.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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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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Lock in the Local
Enloquecido por lo local

Eating locally grown food is an important way to lessen your environmental impact. Buying from grocery stores that source from remote farms...
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Beach Buunni
Café en la costa

Cuando los cofundadores de Cafe Buunni llevaron a sus empleados a la playa para unas vacaciones de un día, no cerraron la tienda. En cambio, Sarina Prabasi...
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Snipping SNAP
Reporte: recortes propuestos golpearían duro a los neoyorquinos

Un nuevo análisis del presupuesto propuesto por el presidente Donald Trump muestra que despojaría a miles de millones de neoyorquinos...
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Bounty of the Bags
Bolsas de bondad

El desfile estaba empacando. Cientos de residentes del norte de Manhattan se formaron frente a la despensa de alimentos de Caridades...
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Meals Made Easy
La buena comida, a lo sencillo

Con el regreso a clases justo a la vuelta de la esquina, las soluciones frescas, fáciles y saludables para las comidas son más importantes. Ya se trate de un...
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UC Recap –  August 7 – August 12

Democracy is not a spectator sport. If the election and elevation of you-know-who to the Oval Office teaches us anything, it is that elections matter...

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Quality Review
Revisión de Calidad

A report that looks in depth at how climate change is impacting crops has found that they are being robbed of nutrition, and warns that there will be...
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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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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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Recycling Enforcement Begins August 1
La aplicación del reciclaje comienza el 1º de agosto

Revolucionar el reciclaje. A partir del 1º de agosto de 2017, el Departamento de Recolección de Basura de la ciudad...
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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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Health and Honey
Salud y Miel

Resistencia, sostenibilidad y responsabilidad fueron los principios rectores de la Cumbre del G20 de este año en Hamburgo, donde los...
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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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Holding court in the kitchen
Empoderamiento por el pan

Hochul está mirando hacia el futuro. Mientras la especulación sobre el futuro del gobernador Andrew Cuomo es molienda para el...
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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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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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“Queen” on the Corner
La Vía Renee Mancino será develada

The woman known as the “Carrot Cake Queen” will soon be immortalized with her own city street. On Sat., Jun 17, West 214th Street at Broadway...
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Stocking up in the Square
Almacenamiento en la plaza

There were cans for a cause. Standing out amid the hordes of tourists and costumed characters, hundreds of volunteers gathered in Times Square...
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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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On the Matter of Milk
Sobre la leche

Elegir los alimentos más amigables con el ambiente puede ser un reto, especialmente cuando se trata de productos lácteos y sus alternativas...
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UC Recap – May 29 – June 3

The whole brouhaha over the participation of Oscar López Rivera in the Puerto Rican Day Parade this year came to a head recently...

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UC Recap – May 22 – May 27

By the time you read this, there is a good chance that the 15th Annual Uptown Arts Stroll has already began. This year’s honorees are...

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UC Recap – May 15 – May 20

Is it just me or does it feel like you know who has been President forever? Every day brings another reason to question your sanity. In...

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A Finale at 40
Un final a los 40

As he remembers it, the “L” had fallen off. So, the restaurant sign that once read “Remel” had been shortened and the eatery...”
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Brain Boost
Impulso al cerebro

Piense bien en su próximo bocado. Lo que usted pone en su estómago ahora afectará su cerebro más adelante, incluyendo su capacidad...
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UC Recap – April 24 – April 29

HealthEquity4BlackLives / Mailman for Equity and Free University – NYC are planning the Heights Teach-In: Uptown Unites for Justice...

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¿Embarazada? Prevenga este riesgo

La Administración de Alimentos y Medicamentos de los Estados Unidos (FDA, por sus siglas en inglés) alerta a las mujeres embarazadas...

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Muscle and Might
Músculo y Poder

One size does not fit all. Community-based factors such as lack of access to healthy food are causing a high number of Hispanics to suffer...
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New Plus for Preemies
Nuevo plus para bebés prematuros

The New York State budget now allows low-income mothers to get donor breast milk for premature babies through Medicaid. Low-weight...
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A Long Last
De larga duración

As markets start to stock up on more fresh produce for shoppers to fill their bags, the New York League of Conservation Voters (NYLCV)...
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UC Recap – April 3 – April 8

Tupac Shakur is now a Hall of Famer. Most people tend to forget that the firebrand emcee was born in Harlem. The child of two Black Panthers...

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Farming Fair
Agricultura justa

Dicen que sólo quieren lo que es justo. Mientras que los trabajadores de bajos salarios en otras industrias se han beneficiado de la legislación...
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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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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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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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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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Fourth takes First
De primer lugar

A fourth-year medical student at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) has won first place in a poster competition...
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Restart with Renewal
Renovación trae resultados

Renewal is showing results. The city’s Renewal Schools program is boosting attendance and test scores at previously struggling...
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UC Recap – February 13th – February 18th

Okay, do yourself a favor and check out Pop + Pour ASAP. The latest edition to the ever popular Dyckman Strip, Pop + Pour (200 Dyckman)...

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Scraps for SNAP
Sobras para SNAP

Está en nivel de "crisis". Los defensores de alimentos de emergencia temen que los "recortes draconianos" a los recursos contra el...
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