Arts

Coven of carousers
Parranderos en el parque

Cada año, miles acuden a la sede del festival para la fiesta con magia y mimos, un lugar de cerveza, y un poquito de justa. Fort Tryon Park se transforma...
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UC Recap- September 28 – October 3

Lin-Manuel Miranda is a genius! Before you call me Captain Obvious, I know that he has shook up Broadway not once but twice. First with In The Heights and now with Hamilton but the prestigious MacArthur Foundation has chosen Lin-Manuel...

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A fitting finish
Un final apropiado

Prepárese para disfrutar. El norte del condado tiene un nuevo destino cultural. La construcción en el Museo de Infantil de Arte y Cuentacuentos de Sugar Hill...
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A Genius Gent
Un caballero genio

The man is a Mac. Word came on Mon., Sept. 28th from the MacArthur Foundation – composer, lyricist and musical artist (and uptown native) Lin-Manuel...
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Community News 09.30.15
Noticias comunitarias 09.30.15

Visit the Museum of the City of New York now through February 2016 for its newest exhibition titled "Affordable New York," in which the city's history of...
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MT- Community News 09.23.15
MT – Noticias de la Comunidad 09.23.15

Join the New York Restoration Project (NYRP) for a tour of its composting project on Sat., Sept. 26th from 1:00 - 3:30 p.m...
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Film for all
Cine para todos

IFC Center, el cine que desde el año 2005 ofrece funciones de películas en lengua extranjera, independientes estadounidense y documentales, está ampliando su programación educativa...
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UC Recap- September 14 – September 19

Renee Mancino believed in Uptown when very few people did. For almost four decades Renee brought a little sweetness to so many of our lives with all the seriously delicious goodies concocted at the two Carrot Top locations...

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Billie’s Back
Billie está de vuelta

“Lady Day” will be returning to Harlem's Apollo Theater later this year — in hologram form. The theater announced that it will implement permanent hologram...
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A Super PAC
Un súper PAC

There will be more space to spin. The Broadway Performing Arts Center (Broadway PAC) has recently renovated its studio, adding brand-new...
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MT – Community News 09.16.15
MT – Noticias comunitarias 09.16.15

Obtenga un mejor conocimiento del manejo del crédito en un evento organizado por la Oficina de Soluciones de Negocio NYC en la sucursal de la calle 125 del Banco Popular Community...
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Personification, by Picasso
Personificado, por Picasso

When Pablo Picasso was 10, his family left the sunny Mediterranean village of Málaga for a city on the north Spanish coast. His father had a better job offer in a dark, dreary place ...
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Let’s Celebrate
Celebremos nuestra herencia hispana

Cuando escucho los nombres de íconos latinos como Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Carolina Herrera, Rita Moreno, Alfonso Cuarón, Carlos Santana o Gloria Estefan, las palabras que me vienen a la mente son “talento”, “perseverancia” y “legado”...
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UC Recap- September 7 – September 12

María Montéz passed away on September 7th, 1951, but not before making history. María Montez went from humble origins in Barahona, Dominican Republic to the heights of Hollywood in the 1940’s...

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Rays mark rise
Los rayos marcan el ascenso

The sun will always rise in the east – and uptown. A new mural along the East 125th Street pedestrian plaza aims to brighten the corridor for residents...
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La Casa de Congress

Su casa es tu casa. Juan Felipe Herrera, en su primera aparición oficial como el 21° consultor poeta laureado, ha anunciado el lanzamiento...
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Community News 09.09.15

Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez invites residents to learn more about Participatory Budgeting and help determine how to spend $1 million for...
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Time for Tingó
Momento de Tingó

Se dice que nunca aprendió a leer ni a escribir. Pero ahora, se impartirán clases a cientos de niños en su nombre. El Centro de Aprendizaje y Cuidado de Niños Mamá Tingó...
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A star is honed
Una estrella es afinada

“He told me he wanted to be in the Top 100.” To break through, Víctor Estrella Burgos (Estrella) and his team wouldn’t have to focus not on iTunes, but on tuning up....
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MT- Community News 09.02.15
Noticias Communitarias 09.02.15

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a Cocktail Party Fundraiser on Sun., Sept. 20th from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. in support of the park...
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Donate to the Dance
Donativos para bailar

Necesitan más estiramiento durante el swing. El Proyecto de Danza de Washington Heights (DPWH por sus siglas en inglés) está llevando a cabo una campaña en línea GoFundMe...
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Fresco, with feeling
Fresco, con sentimiento

Hicieron sus marcas. Lograr que el edificio de la escuela esté listo para el primer día por lo general requiere de pintura, pero el equipo de la Preparatoria para Medios y Comunicación....
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Community News 08.26.15
Noticias Comunitarias 08.26.15

Únete a 187 Street Gallery Project y Artists Unite, ahora y hasta el 30 de septiembre, para la presentación de fotografías de Helen Ferrulli, reunidas en la exposición....
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Free Half UPK at the Y
Medio UPK gratuito en la Y

The Y on Nagle Avenue is now offering a tuition-free UPK half-day program from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday...
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We cannot go back
No podemos volver atrás

Me enorgulleció ayudar a financiar la nueva cabina TKTS y tribuna en Duffy Square, y estar con el alcalde Bloomberg y la comisionada de Transporte, Jeanette Sadik-Khan, en la inauguración....
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Culture Convention
Convención de la Cultura

Hundreds of PAL children united to celebrate and learn about different world landmarks at the organization’s Annual Cultural Day this past August 14th...
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UC Recap- August 17 – August 22

I have a confession to make. I am starting to fall real hard for Miami. Once again, the Ford Millennials converged on Miami for 3 days of learning, career advancement, culture and cuisine...

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Performing artist E’Dena Hines killed
Artista asesinada

A quiet residential block became the scene of a stunning and violent tragedy this past weekend. On Sun., Aug. 16th, shortly after 3 a.m., officers from the 33rd Precinct responded to an emergency call....
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UC Recap- August 10 – August 15

The Dominican Diaspora converged in New York City for the annual Dominican Day Parade on Sunday, August 9th. Since 1982, the Parade has been bringing Dominicans together to revel and celebrate their Dominican identity...

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Road of glory
Camino a la gloria

The Dominican Day Parade has traditionally been celebrated on the second Sunday of August in honor of “La Guerra de la Restauración” [The War of the Restoration]....
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Bash on the Block
Fiesta en la manzana

“Fui un niño Minisink”. El asambleísta Keith Wright estuvo de vuelta en la manzana el pasado sábado 8 de agosto, formando parte de la celebración del 50 aniversario de la institución local Minisink Town House...
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MT – Community News 08.12.15
MT – Noticias comunitarias 08.12.15

Explore how to contribute to the community and how to develop practical skills that can be used to build community with the Washington Heights Youth Gathering on Thurs., Aug. 27th from 7 – 9 p.m...
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Shoot show
Espectáculo de rodaje

On your marks, cinemophiles. Ten Made in NY Fellowships is a newly announced, year-long program that aims to provide expanded resources and opportunities for New Yorkers...
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National Thrift Store Day
Día nacional de tiendas de segunda mano

ReuseNYC se unirá a 60 tiendas de segunda mano locales sin fines de lucro y vintage, el lunes 17 de agosto, para celebrar el Día nacional de tiendas de segunda mano, instando a los neoyorquinos a "darse una segunda mano primero"...
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UC Recap- August 3 – August 8

I had the distinct pleasure of attending Mayor de Blasio’s Dominican Heritage Ceremony on Thursday, August 6th at the New York County Supreme Courthouse...

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Bounce in El Barrio
Rebotando en alto

Whether you swing or salsa, anywhere you turn uptown, summertime means block parties. This past Wed., Jul. 29th, hundreds turned out for the second edition of Uptown Bounce, one of the city’s largest outdoor parties.
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MT- Community News 08.05.15
MT- Noticias Comunitarias 08.05.15

El Museo del Barrio se transformará en la pista de baile del verano más caluroso del barrio el miércoles 19 de agosto, ya que la disco silenciosa del Lincoln Center llega a East Harlem...
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The Bash on the Bridge
Festejo en el puente

The party was going strong – and high. NYC Parks joined Comptroller Scott Stringer, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, City Council Speaker...
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Marching to a new beat
Marchando a un nuevo ritmo

Los funcionarios del nuevo Desfile del Día Dominicano Inc. anunciaron a los homenajeados del Desfile del Día Dominicano 2015, que se celebrará el domingo 9 de agosto....
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A nice pitch
Exito a lo amable

Linda Kaplan Thaler, ex alumna del City College de Nueva York (CCNY por sus siglas en inglés), ha creado publicidad reconocida en prácticamente todos los hogares del país....
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Curtain call for the Coliseum?
¿Ovación final para el Coliseo?

Un antiguo cine de Washington Heights con una rica historia podría ser transformado en un moderno centro comercial. El Teatro Coliseo, situado en la esquina de la calle 181 y Broadway, fue inaugurado en 1920...
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UC Recap- July 20 – July 25

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, the latest film by director Stanley Nelson, masterfully tells the story of the rise and subsequent fall of the Black Panther Party...

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MT- Community News 07.29.15
MT- Noticias comunitarias 07.29.15

Join the Moose Hall Theatre Company for its final performance of Henry IV as part of the Inwood Shakespeare Festival at the Inwood Park on Sat., Aug. 1st at 7 p.m.‎ The festival was conceived and developed by Ted Minos and collaborators ...
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Tagged by Thompson
Capturado por Thompson

Cole Thompson is the founder and curator of the MyInwood.Net, which reveals the unique history of the northernmost corner of Manhattan. Whether focusing on the legacy of Inwood’s own Princess Naomi...
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MT- Community News 07.22.15
MT- Noticias Comunitarias 07.22.15

Visit Sherman Creek Park on Tues., Jul. 28th as the New York Restoration Project (NYRP) presents its first Summer Movie Night. An annual series, the Summer...
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UC Recap- July 13 – July 18

On Tuesday July 14th, 2015, 71 years later, Oskar Gruning, 94 years old, was convicted for complicity in the mass murder of Jews during WW II. Local novelist A.J. Sidransky penned a poignant and personal piece about his own relatives that were deported to Auschwitz...

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Break for dance

Statement Arts is hosting free hip-hop dance classes by artist Lya Pouleyy for children ages 5-14 starting this Sat., Jul. 18th. Classes will be divided up by age, and will be hosted over three weeks. The workshop will take place at the United Palace, at 176th Street and Broadway...

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Strokes, in step
Pinceladas para el bien

"Era un desastre caminando". Russell M. recordó cómo se enfrentó a los tribunales después de luchar contra el abuso de sustancias. Era agosto de 2014 y tenía que hacer un cambio....
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Lean in to listen
Apoyarse para escuchar

These hills too are alive with the sound of music. Listen Closely, a new chamber music Initiative established by artists James Waldo and Rose Hashimoto, is bringing classical music ot local residents...
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The new Power Rangers
Los nuevos Power Rangers

Most New Yorkers wouldn't consider taking the stairs to reach the top of the Empire State Building, but by late August, some uptown summer campers might feel like they've done that dozens of times...
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