Community News – 08.21.19
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.21.19

The Apollo is opening Amateur Night auditions to singers, dancers, comedians, rappers, spoken word artists and musicians on Sat., Sept. 21st...br>En-espanol

Read More »

The Uptown Collective – The Recap 8-12 to 8-17

Officer Daniel Pantaleo has finally been fired. After 5 years, the firing of this murderer and the stripping of his pension benefits have served an iota of justice. The whole sordid affair has also tarnished the progressive reputation of Mayor Bill de Blasio as he did not act. Instead, he chose to hide behind so-called due process.

Read More »

Alianza on the Avenue
Alianza en la avenida

Among the perennial floats and flashes found on Sixth Avenue during the Dominican Day Parade, there is one touchstone – the youth of Alianza Youth Services in full folkloric flourish.
En-espanol

Read More »

Call for Control
Exigir control

Para Mónica Castleberry, el dolor nunca se va. Su hijo de 22 años fue asesinado a tiros en septiembre de 2011. Y ella quiere evitar que otras madres sientan su angustia.
In-English

Read More »

Public Charge‎ Change
Cambio en la carga pública

The charge is changing. The Trump administration is issuing a new rule that ties green card status – and the path to citizenship – far more closely to an immigrant’s financial resources.
En-espanol

Read More »

Smiles for Seniors
Las mascotas pueden significar sonrisas

Los animales de compañía brindan gran alegría a sus dueños. El amor incondicional de gatos y perros atrae a personas de todas las edades. Si bien muchas personas asocian...
In-English

Read More »

“Affordable for whom?”
“¿Asequible para quién?”

It’s a waiting game now. A year after the city approved the rezoning of Inwood, opponents suing the city to block the plan finally had their day in court – and the judge’s decision...
En-espanol

Read More »

“It’s up to us”
“Depende de nosotros”

Alguien muere por sobredosis prevenible cada seis horas en el estado de Nueva York. Es hora de una dirección diferente. Las partes interesadas están buscando...
In-English

Read More »

The Uptown Collective – The Recap 8-5 to 8-10

I have spent a good part of the last week with red hot tears of anger and sadness pouring out of my eyes. Several heartless raids conducted by ICE in Mississippi quickly followed the massacres at El Paso and Dayton. Our UC Must-Read for this week is from the NY Times and it succinctly captures how many Latinos across the country are feeling right now.

Read More »

Community News – 08.14.19
Noticias comunitarias – 08.14.19

Get up close at United, with a historical tour of the United Palace Theater on Thurs., Aug 22nd from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Explore the 3,400-seat theater and its mezzanine...
En-espanol

Read More »

Beauty in the Battle 
Belleza en la batalla

Julissa Pérez remembers first getting the scar. After being diagnosed with thyroid cancer four years ago, Pérez had surgery to remove a cancerous tumor...
En-espanol

Read More »

Home Base
Se celebra conferencia de P.A.’L.A.N.T.E.

It’s a meeting of the myth-busters. Elsia Vásquez said she is out to dispel the fictions surrounding housing. “People are told if they call 311, the landlord is going to retaliate.
En-espanol

Read More »

Join our mailing list!
Opt in to receive updates on special news and announcements.
Únase a nuestra lista de correo!
Inscríbase y reciba información actualizada sobre nuestros eventos y noticias especiales.

Close this popup