La Casa de Isabel y Carlos

Cuando Carlos e Isabel Navarro se instalaron en Washington Heights con sus cinco hijos en el 1969, eran la única familia mexicana en millas.
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Eye on the prize, by any name

Veronica Liu at Word Up Books sometimes doesn’t know how to address the store’s most dedicated volunteer. Emmanuel Abreu, known as...
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Hats on
Con los sombreros puestos

Far from the tents at Lincoln Center, a local designer is measuring, weaving, and pinning. Katherine Carey wants women to look and feel beautiful.
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For love of lock and key
Por el amor a las llaves

Daniel McGivney can tell a lot about people by their keys. When people come to his 207th Street store asking for a copy of an obscure key, he knows...
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Let’s Fight a War Against Poverty Instead

Mejor luchemos una guerra en contra de la pobreza

Estoy firmemente en contra de la intervención militar en Siria. El conflicto en Siria es un problema internacional que requiere una...
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MACY*S celebrates Give Back Day 2013

On Wed., Aug. 21st, over 500 Macy’s employees volunteered to spruce up and decorate program space at the Carter Burden/Leonard Covello.....
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Celebrating Our Heritage, Raising Awareness

Celebremos nuestra herencia y creemos conciencia

In the U.S., there’s something special to celebrate every month. Across the nation, September and October combine for National Hispanic...
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 9-2 to 9-7

By the time you read this, primary elections will have already taken place but I cannot overstate the importance of voting. So much rides on who is elected to public service, both locally and beyond. Apathy will never be the answer. People have died in this country, and are dying right now...

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When you wish upon a knish
Cuando deseas un ‘knish’

Baseball season may be winding down, but the chance to enjoy a ballpark style hot dog endures. Loeser’s Kosher Deli in Kingsbridge has...
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What to Pack – The Hospital Bag

Qué empacar – El bolso para el hospital

No es fácil planificar para un bebé. Además de los eventos importantes por venir – escuela, cumpleaños, y carreras – existen pocas...
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Mofongo to make the rounds

Mofongo para hacer las rondas

Former City Comptroller Bill Thompson was having a hard time deciding. There was shrimp, chicken and even beef – all appetizing options with which to...
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Going for a walk
Temporada de elección

Era hora de ir a dar un paseo. Decenas de residentes del Norte de Manhattan se unieron al concejal Robert Jackson, y candidato a la...
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