Food

Harlem Park to Park Launches Vendor Food Fair
Feria Gastronómica de Proveedores

Parque a Parque de Harlem, la Universidad Columbia y sus socios, copatrocinarán a 20 proveedores locales de...
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Community News 04.13.16
Noticias Comunitarias 04.13.16

Únase al Centro de Altagracia de Fe y Justicia el sábado 16 de abril entre las 9 a.m. y la 1 p.m. para la 2ª Limpieza Anual del...
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A Cardinal’s Call
La petición de un cardenal

“We are working hard for you,” declared the Cardinal. Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan spoke on Thurs., Mar. 31st to farmworkers...
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A convention of confection

Apártese, Willy Wonka. El chef de repostería Jemal Edwards y su socio Brad Doles recientemente han abierto CHOCnyc, una panadería...
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UC Recap – March 7 – March 12

What up, folks? I am hoping that old man winter has made his departure from us for the time being. Even though it was...

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Valentine’s Day Events

Learn more about the aphrodisiac food that is chocolate at Morris-Jumel Mansion on Sat., Feb. 13th from 2 – 4 p.m. Morris-Jumel Mansion's...

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Supermarket Stay
Alto al desalojo

The landlord of the building housing the Associated Supermarket in Washington Heights has agreed to pause eviction...
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UC Recap – February 1 – February 6

The horrible news broke recently that former NY Daily News reporter Michael Feeney had passed from complications...

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UC Recap – January 25 – January 30

Now that the snowpocalypse has passed, let’s take a look back at the mega storm that was. We’ve put together a special blizzard..

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Can the plan
Acertar con el plan

The shelves were stocked and the aisles filled. But it wasn’t the Sunday sales that drew the hundreds to the supermarket at 592 Fort Washington Avenue.
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UC Recap – December 21 – December 26

It looks like Inwood Hill Park has a new artist in residence. For the record, Inwood Hill Park in the last real sliver of nature left in Manhattan. Like I have said before...

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When cool closes shop
El cierre de lo genial

Last week, Northern Manhattan residents uttered a collective groan. APT.78 was closing its doors. Forever. After contentious battles with the NYPD...
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A gift, and taste, of home
Un regalo, y el sabor de casa

Si su bebida navideña preferida no implica un brebaje espeso vertido de una polvorienta lata del supermercado que su tío ondea debajo...
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Community News 12.09.15

Visite la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado, 12 de diciembre a las 3:00 p.m. para su Concierto Navideño Anual. El grupo ‘Brooklyn Baroque’...
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MT- Community News 12.02.15

Vea una diferente exhibición fotográfica de baile y música afro caribeña, conocida como Gagá pa’l Pueblo, en la tienda de libros ‘Word Up’...
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Feast and flair
Festín y estilo

It was more about the trot than the turkey. Hundreds of local seniors took part in a traditional Thanksgiving meal hosted at La Marina this...
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Guilt-Free Holiday Eating
Cómo comer sin culpas en las fiestas

Now that we’ve survived our Thanksgiving feasts with family and friends, many of us still feel as stuffed as the turkeys we devoured...
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G.R.I.O.T. and Greens

They served warm plates – and a jam as well. The New York City Mission Society opened the doors of its Minisink Townhouse headquarters this past Tues., Nov. 17th to serve over 200 guests a full Thanksgiving meal sponsored by Whole Foods and Vita Coco.

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Fowl Territory
Territorio de aves

Thanksgiving is the largest meal many cooks prepare every year. Its centerpiece—the turkey—is the largest dish most cooks...
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Toast of this town

Insane. Peter Walsh clearly remembers the reaction when he told others he planned to open a restaurant and pub in Washington Heights...
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Summit of the spirits
Cumbre de bebidas alcohólicas

El estado quiere estar a cargo. El gobernador Andrew Cuomo ha anunciado la primera reunión de un nuevo grupo de trabajo que se centrará...
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Driving hunger out
Forzando al hambre a salir

Bibia Preciado ha trabajado durante mucho tiempo en varios empleos. "Trabajo día y noche", explicó. Sus hijos, quienes tienen necesidades especiales...
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UC Recap- October 19 – October 24

Halloween is here, people… Uptown parents looking for a safe and fun event for their children, look no further than The Inwood Center (5030 Broadway @ 213th Street), which will once again host their annual Halloween event on Friday, October 30th from 3:30 to 5:30 pm...

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Vying vendors‎
Vendedores rivalizan

Every day, Héctor E. Palaguachi‎ sets up shop. The Ecuadorian immigrant heads out early in the morning, and scouts out just the right spot to spend the day selling pastelitos, small dough pockets filled with meat and cheese, and fresh juices...
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“You have an ally”
El Alcalde en el Alto

Era momento de hablar. El alcalde Bill de Blasio celebró la primera reunión del ayuntamiento desde que asumió el cargo hace casi dos años, el pasado miércoles 14 de octubre...
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UC Recap- October 5 – October 10

Car enthusiasts have been making note of the reemergence of an ascendant Lincoln. Lincolns are once again redefining luxury, class and refinement. Enter the brand new 2016 Lincoln MKX...

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The Task Masters
Los maestros del deber

Jorel Ware se acostumbró a viajar al centro para ir a su trabo. Durante los últimos tres años, el nativo del sur del Bronx se abrió paso hasta Times Square para llegar a su trabajo de tiempo completo en McDonald’s...
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A Sweet Street
Una dulce decisión

Antes de Francis, estuvo Tutu. A medida que la ciudad se prepara para dar la bienvenida al Papa Francisco...
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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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A sweet peace
Una dulce paz

Shalom in Israel, shalom in New York, shalom in the world. Peace, everywhere, was all Haya Gordin hoped for as she prepared for the Jewish New Year...
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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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After the blaze, a small benefit
Tras el incendio, un pequeño beneficio

"Los dos estábamos durmiendo", dijo Christian, recordando lo que llegaron a ser los últimos momentos que él y su hermano menor pasarían en su casa...
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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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Words from Walsh
Palabras de Walsh

Anyone who has visited Coogan’s Restaurant in Washington Heights will surely know Peter Walsh. The eatery’s gregarious co-owner can usually be seen bouncing...
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Winning the hunger game
Ganar el juego del hambre

El gerente vino a comer. El gerente de los Yankees de Nueva York, Joe Girardi, estaba en una misión el pasado jueves 6 de agosto...
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¡Saludos, Sabrina!

La más reciente creación de la Farmacia Dichter no está en el menú. El propietario Manuel "Manny" Ramírez y su esposa Kimberly dieron la bienvenida a su hija Sabrina Eileen Ramírez....
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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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Wage win
Victoria salarial

They're lovin' it. On Wed., July 22, New York's Wage Board voted to approve a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers in chain restaurants...
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Smart Starts
Inicio inteligente

Con el regreso a clases a la vuelta de la esquina, contar con soluciones fáciles, frescas y saludables para el almuerzo y la cena es más importante que nunca....
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Back to the future
De vuelta al futuro

They go way back.Roberto D. Álvarez has known Jimmy Rodríguez since he was a teenager. “I started working with him at Jimmy’s Bronx Café,” said Álvarez, referring to the first eatery the restaurateur he opened in 1993...
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Market Share
Póngase de verde

Get your green on. This summer, Northern Manhattan residents can again return to a local source for their fresh greens – and reds...
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A mannered meal
Una comida amable

Tai Muhammed had an important date this past Tues., Jul. 7th. The professional chef, who routinely presents diners through a unique...
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Savor the swirl
Saborear el remolino

Los fuegos artificiales no tienen que desaparecer. Aunque las celebraciones del Día de la Independencia han concluido, hay una nueva razón para levantar una copa...
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Crafted with grit and care
Confeccionado con cuidado

He started making breakfast at age 4. By the time he was eight, he was baking, and he was stir-frying at 11. Today, the culinary prodigy is the chef and co-owner of BLVD Bistro...
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Free Summer Meals for All
Alimenta tu mente

A partir del 29 de junio y hasta el 4 de septiembre, el Departamento de Educación servirá desayunos y almuerzos gratis y saludables para todos los niños y jóvenes...
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WAGE BOARD MEETING
AUDIENCIA PÚBLICA

The New York State Department of Labor gives notice that on Monday, June 15, 2015, the Wage Board will hold a public hearing to receive testimony about an increase in the minimum wage...
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For Food’s Sake
Para el Bien de los Alimentos

El próximo paso para el Concejo fue el conducir una investigación local para poder entender que piensa la gente sobre el servicio, ambiente y calidad de opciones ofrecidas en sus supermercados...
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The Misconceptions of a Healthy Diet
Las Falsedades de una Dieta Sana

People strive to eat healthy to protect their wellbeing. But did you know that in an era of widely-available dieting advice and multiple diet plans, some people are taking healthy eating to an extreme...
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The Coming of Carnaval
La llegada del Carnaval

El Festival y Carnaval del bulevar Juan Pablo Duarte es un festival familiar de muchas cuadras que comenzó hace dieciséis años, cuando una parte de la avenida St. Nicholas ...
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Spice Up Your Summer BBQ
Dé vida a su parrillada de verano

Ahora que el verano está oficialmente aquí, es el momento de pensar en las parrilladas. Una comida al aire libre de verano no siempre es un asunto de salud, pero estos consejos de dietistas registrados...
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