Tag Archives: Food
We started the week with the sweet news that Uptown’s own Carrot Top Pastries was voted #1 for Carrot Cake in all of New York City by the NY Daily News. The Uptown Hip-Hop movement is really beginning to make some noise...Read More »
Michael Pérez had been waiting in line for over an hour outside the United Palace Theater and Cathedral. Was there a show? A sermon? No. At the other end of a line that wrapped around the block was the centerpiece of the holiday meal for many: the turkey...Read More »
Franklin Pimentel knows Superstorm Sandy’s strength well. The storm’s punches left him without power the days following her steamroll through town. “I had to drink martinis to keep warm,” he said with a laugh...Read More »
We started the week with a thought-provoking opinion piece by John Paul Infante on the need to go beyond Marriage Equality legislation and to bring people together so we can better understand each other. Uptown resident, Octavio Blanco, and a few other hardy souls from Uptown and beyond, decided to take part in the grassroots efforts to help out those affected by Hurricane Sandy in Far Rockaway recently...Read More »
Normalmente yo no escribo acerca de comida, pero ya que la comida es combustible para la actividad física, y ya que una de mis organizaciones favoritas recientemente llevó a cabo un evento para promover alimentación saludable – pensé en hacer una excepción...
Fizzling out: is the soda ban bad for small business?
Desvaneciéndose: ¿es la prohibición de la soda negativa para los pequeños negocios?
Tragedy struck the Paniagua household two years ago. Sahim, the eldest son, then 16, collapsed at home. He was unable to be revived...Read More »