Linked in prayer and protest
Orando y protestando

Over one hundred. That’s the number of actions and events Murad Awawdeh estimates has been organized across the state in the past year...
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Grandpa’s Pizza Reopens
Reabre Grandpa’s Pizza

Shuttered for six weeks after a fire damaged the store, Grandpa’s Brick Oven Pizza is back in business. The popular Inwood eatery reopened on...
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A Latter-Day Langston
Un Langston actual

David Ellis is ready for his close up. The 38-year-old City Island poet recently self-published his second book, Honey in Harlem. His...
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Tip Talk
Plática de propinas

Sin disminuir el salario. Así es como trabajadores de restaurantes de la ciudad de Nueva York y sus simpatizantes, quienes se manifestaron...
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Community News – 01.31.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.31.18

Be a part of the conversation at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Tues., Feb. 6th at 6:30 p.m. Documentary photographer...
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Fausto the First
Pichardo, el primero

Fausto Pichardo has made history. A 19-year police veteran with ties to Northern Manhattan and the Bronx, Pichardo became the first officer of...
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A Future of Fortitude
Un futuro de fortaleza

A más de 1,200 millas de Puerto Rico, justo en el corazón de East Harlem, el drama humano del devastador impacto de los huracanes María e Irma en...
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Strokes of Service
Golpes de servicio

Cuando se llama un "Power 10", los remeros saben que necesitan aumentar la presión de su golpe. Necesitan tirar más fuerte para...
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Lt. Gov. Hochul visits CUMC
La vicegobernadora Hochul visita CUMC

La vicegobernadora Kathy Hochul visitó el Centro Médico de la Universidad de Columbia (CUMC, por sus siglas en inglés) el 18 de enero para...
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Immigrant activist Ragbir released from custody
Activista inmigrante Ragbir liberado de custodia 

A Manhattan Federal Court judge has ordered the release of prominent immigrant activist Ravi Ragbir, who had been detained by immigration agents...
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UC Recap –  January 22 – January 27

Jon Michaud penned an absolute must-read in The New Yorker on the importance of Coogan’s and how the community rallied together...

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“Now we must wait”
“Ahora debemos esperar”

Funcionarios electos se unieron a decenas de partidarios de la comunidad frente al Restaurante Galicia el 21 de enero, para manifestarse...
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Power Walk
Caminata de poder

Hubo nuevos carteles, y muchos sombreros viejos. Cientos de miles de mujeres, muchas luciendo los icónicos sombreros rosas que se hicieron...
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Subway Civics
Civismo del metro

Es una clase magistral en transporte de masas. Los estudiantes de la Preparatoria de Medios y Comunicaciones (HSMC, por sus siglas en inglés)...
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Where vital meets viable
Donde lo vital se encuentra con lo viable

Si bien el torrente de suministros de alivio enviado a Puerto Rico a raíz de los huracanes Irma y María ha traído ayuda crítica a la isla, también trajo...
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Free Verse
Verso libre

One page. It’s all that Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Quiara Alegría Hudes, who has penned reams with In the Heights, Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue...
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In Remembrance: Pamela Palanque-North
En recuerdo: Pamela Palanque-Norte

Desde el sur del Bronx, donde nació la tercera hija del detective del NYPD Manuel Francisco Palanque Sr. y la educadora Lilliemae "Lovey" Palanque...
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Community News – 01.24.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.24.18

The Apollo will host Blackberry Productions’ March On! on Thurs., Feb 15th at 11:30 a.m. The production follows the journey of four attendees from...
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Sermons on Sanctuary
Sermones en el Santuario

“What does it mean to be a sanctuary city?” It was a question posed often on a recent evening spent at Holyrood Episcopal Church by elected...
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Ban on the Bonds
Prohibición de fianzas

El contralor de la ciudad de Nueva York, Scott Stringer, pide que se prohíban las fianzas comerciales en la ciudad como parte de una revisión más...
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Through to the Other Side
Atravesar al otro lado

Stand up straight. Plant your feet.  Now imagine drilling from your toes, straight through the exact center of the earth and across to the other side...
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Building Global Learners
Construyendo estudiantes globales

When it comes to our children’s education, the sooner we start the better. An extra year of education can change the course of a young life...
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UC Recap – January 15 – January 20

Another Uptown institution, Galicia Restaurant, may soon close if the landlord cannot be convinced to reconsider the lease terms they...

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Displeased
Disgustados

Immigrant advocates and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients voiced displeasure with a compromise struck on Monday to...
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Galicia Gone?
Restaurante Galicia en peligro de cierre

Después de que se evitó el cierre del restaurante Coogan's, los residentes del norte del condado están volcando su atención para ayudar a...
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Parranda de Poder

Los sabios primero buscaron refugio. A pesar de la lluvia constante, las personas mayores de toda la ciudad se reunieron en la iglesia Saint Vartan...
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Honoring a reverend, rebuking the president
Honrando a un reverendo, reprendiendo al presidente

"Estamos, en cierto sentido, traumatizados como nación", dijo Adriano Espaillat. El congresista ofreció una contundente retórica en su desayuno....
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Inwood rezoning enters public review process
La rezonificación de Inwood entra a proceso de revisión pública

The city’s Inwood rezoning proposal was certified by the City Planning Commission (CPC) on Tuesday, kicking off the seven-month process...
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‎Roiled at Rikers
Agitación en Rikers

#metoo, dicen algunos visitantes de Rikers Island. Un nuevo informe detalla abuso sexual por parte de los oficiales de la correccional durante...
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Community News – 01.17.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.17.18

Witness the legacy of Shirley Chisholm at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Wed., Jan. 24th from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. The...
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Immigrant activist Ragbir detained by ICE
Activista inmigrante Ragbir detenido por ICE

El prominente líder de los derechos de los inmigrantes, Ravi Ragbir, fue detenido por funcionarios del Servicio de Inmigración y Control...
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Concerns over “Flawed” 2020 Census
Preocupaciones por censo “defectuoso” 2020

A U.S. Justice Department request to include a question on citizenship to the 2020 census is raising concerns it could sabotage results...
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A Fancy Finish?
¿Un fin a Fancy?

The owner of an East Harlem dry cleaning facility says he’s being cleaned out by the city in an eminent domain dispute. Damon Bae...
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Gut Feelings
Corazonadas

Over 2500 years ago, Hippocrates, the Greek physician who has been referred to as the “Father of Medicine,” declared, "All diseases begin in the gut." All?
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UC Recap – January 8 – January 13

The Uptown Tweet of the Week goes to our Congressman Adriano Espaillat for the welcome news. Congratulations to @CoogansNYC @nyphospital on...

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Toast to Triumph
Brindis por la victoria

It won’t be last call after all. ‎An agreement has been reached between Coogan’s Restaurant and its landlord, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, to...
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“This place saved me”
“Este lugar me salvo”

‎After Tuesday’s bombshell revelation that Coogan’s would be closing in May, the community rallied to save the 33-year-old Washington...
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“Handshake” deal reached to keep Coogan’s open
Acuerdo de “apretón de manos” alcanzado para mantener abierto Coogan’s

‎A handshake agreement has been reached between Coogan's Restaurant and its landlord, New York-Presbyterian Hospital...
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Community members, landlord respond to Coogan’s shutdown
Miembros de la comunidad y propietario reaccionan al cierre de Coogan’s

After news broke that Coogan’s, an iconic Washington Heights restaurant and pub for more than 30 years, would shut down in May due to a...
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Closing time at Coogan’s
Hora de cierre en Coogan’s

It’s the very last call. The institution will be closing its doors for good this spring. Coogan’s Restaurant, a popular pub that catered to the diverse...
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A day wise and wistful
Celebrando con Los Magos y Miranda

Habría tiempo suficiente para política y política. Primero, la hora del cuento. Las familias desafiaron el frío abrasador y se formaron en el...
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TPS status ended for Salvadorans
Se termina TPS para los salvadoreños

La administración Trump ha finalizado el Estatus de Protección Temporal (TPS, por sus siglas en inglés) para El Salvador, lo que significa...
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“I love you, Mom”
“Te amo, mamá”

El Concejo Municipal tiene a su nuevo presidente. El concejal Corey Johnson, cuyo distrito incluye a Chelsea, Hell's Kitchen, West Village y...
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State of the State 2018
El estado del estado 2018

Advirtiendo que Nueva York enfrenta "desafíos federales y económicos nunca antes experimentados", el gobernador...
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Community News – 01.10.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 01.10.18

Obtenga un poco de tiempo de apego de calidad con su bebé en la Biblioteca Bloomingdale el miércoles 10 de enero a la 1:30 p.m. Los bebés...
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Hormigueros hits milestone
Hormigueros alcanza un hito

Hormigueros in Puerto Rico is said to be named for its topography, as its ridged valleys are reminiscent of anthills (“hormigas” is the Spanish...
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The arts are here to stay
Las artes están aquí para quedarse

When I accepted the job of Chancellor, I knew right away that the arts would be a focal point of my tenure. The arts are not an add-on...
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Snow and Ice Melt Advisory
Asesoría de derretimiento de nieve y hielo

During melting snow and ice conditions, the Department of Buildings (DOB) is reminding all builders, contractors, and property...
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UC Recap – January 1 – January 6

We started the year with that awesome piece of poetry that appeared on Twitter courtesy of Uptown superhero Lin-Manuel Miranda. Rachel...

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De Blasio sworn in for second term
De Blasio en segundo mandato

It’s twice the Bill. Bill de Blasio was sworn in for his second term as mayor of New York City on January 1. An estimated 950 people braved bitterly...
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