Tag Archives: Entertainment

Community News – 10.18.17
Noticias comunitarias – 10.18.17

The Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) will be hosting a screening of Abacus: Small Enough to Fail on Thurs., Oct. 19th from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m...
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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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Community News – 10.11.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.11.17

De la mente de Bram Stoker y adaptada para el escenario por Steven Dietz, la Mansión Morris-Jumel se enorgullece de presentar DRÁCULA...
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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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Community News – 10.04.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 10.04.17

Experience the genre-defying opera We Shall Not Be Moved at the Apollo Theater on Fri., Oct. 6th at 8:00 p.m. The opera combines spoken...
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Questions for Charter
Preguntas para Charter

The counselor is concerned. Alphonso David, Counsel to Governor Andrew Cuomo, has issued a letter to the state’s Public Service Commission...
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UC Recap –  September 25 – September 30

Trump has done it again. While a looming humanitarian crisis took shape in Puerto Rico, after the devastation left in the wake of back-to-back...

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Raw for Reel
Un rollo real

Donde hay voluntad, hay una galería de arte. Mucha gente tiene sueños que nunca pasan la etapa de deseo. Pero otros planifican y convierten...
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Community News – 09.27.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 09.27.17

Get your last community workout in with NYRR Open Run at Inwood Hill Park on Sat., Sept., 30th from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Open Run is a...
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Channel Champions
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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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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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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A divine duty
Una labor divina

Cuando Matthew Gallaway escribió #gods, retó a algunas vacas sagradas. #gods es la segunda novela de este escritor de Washington Heights. Su primer libro...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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