Tag Archives: Entertainment

Charter penalized for buildout failure
Charter sancionada por falla en despliegue

They’re bombing on the buildout. The state’s Public Service Commission (PSC) has ordered Charter Communications Inc...
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UC Recap – June 11 – June 16

Grito Mexican Grill (1555 St Nicholas Avenue) in Washington Heights is one of my favorite Mexican restaurants Uptown. Not...

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Community News – 06.20.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.20.18

Baile en la Biblioteca Bloomingdale el lunes, 2 de julio a las 4:00 p.m. Aprenda la historia, la importancia y la evolución del break...
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Community News – 06.13.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.13.18

Start the summer off right with El Museo del Barrio and Sociedad Records on Mon., Jul. 24th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The collective is presenting...
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Defiant on Fifth
Desafiantes en la quinta

Fue un simple saludo. Una y otra vez, los manifestantes que pasaban frente a la Trump Tower en la calle 56 y la quinta avenida el 10 de junio...
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A Benefit of Blessings
Un beneficio de bendiciones

El Apolo estaba iluminado. El legendario teatro dio la bienvenida a los juerguistas para su 13ª Gala y Concierto Anual de beneficencia de...
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UC Recap – June 4 – June 9

I am writing this recap still in recovery mode after the truly epic bash thrown by the good folks at Presidente Beer and Boiler Room TV to celebrate...

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From Another Era
De otra era

Es hora de dar un salto atrás. La nueva exhibición en la Galería Arsenal de NYC Parks, "1978: El Proyecto de Fotos de NYC Parks/New York Times", está...
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Community News – 06.06.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.06.18

Viaje en el tiempo en la biblioteca de Fort Washington el sábado 16 de junio a las 2:00 p.m. La biblioteca proyectará Yours, Mine, and Ours...
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UC Recap – May 28– June 2

Ami V has been on the cutting edge of nail art for quite some time. Washington Heights’ own Ami V boasts a client’s list that includes The Gap, Harper’s...

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“We are here to stay”
“Estamos aquí para quedarnos”

Lloviera o tronara, el festival estaba en marcha. Palpitantes tambores, fuertes bajos y agudos silbidos marcaron el inicio del 31° Festival Anual Loisaida...

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A library fine the way it is
Una buena biblioteca como debe ser

Es interesante leer acerca de todo el amor por las bibliotecas. Es un hecho triste que los administradores de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York...
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Community News – 05.30.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.30.18

Stroll through Harlem with the Museum of the City of New York’s (MCNY) "Radical Routes Tour" on Sat., Jun. 9th from 10:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Get to...
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A Decade of Drama 
Una década de teatro 

¿Cómo superar sus diez? Mientras la organización de arte comunitaria el Proyecto de Teatro del Pueblo (PTP) celebra su décimo aniversario este año, sus...
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UC Recap – May 21– May 26

Disregard the actual calendar; Uptown summers begin with the kick off of the Uptown Arts Stroll. This year, the opening reception of the Uptown Arts Stroll...

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Reggaetón Rage
Furia del reggaetón

Era hora para música en La Marina. The Red Bull Music Festival New York headed uptown to La Marina to celebrate reggaetón this past Sat., May...
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Community News – 05.23.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.23.18

Join the Apollo Education Program for a motivating full day of professional learning about Harlem and the Apollo Theater on Thurs., Jun. 7th from...
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UC Recap May 14 – May 19

There are more dark days ahead for the American Experiment. The future looks bleaker by the hour. The Tyrant is now referring to immigrants...

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“Together we found a way”
“Juntos encontramos un camino”

When I was introduced to what was left of the Loisaida Inc. story six years ago, it seemed to be coming to its end. All that remained...
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Community News – 05.16.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.16.18

Join Paul Sadowski at the Payson Center as he presents a short visual presentation on Sat., May 26th from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m...
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UC Recap –  May 7 – May 12

The buzz this week was all about the Met Gala. Everybody was talking about the celebrities and their over-the-top fashion choices. Well, in honor of...

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Community News – 05.09.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.09.18

Hike and shoot the sunset at Fort Tryon Park on Wed., May 16th from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The park’s pristine view of the Palisades and Hudson River...
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Seeing Kaia
Viendo a Kaia

I wasn’t always a perfect mom. Still ain’t. I check my child, I parent her but I am also her friend. She is one of my reasons...
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UC Recap – April 30 – May 5

Our democracy is facing an existential crisis. The enemies of democracy, decency and diversity have usurped the American Experiment and they are furiously...

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First in File
Primeros en línea

Making history is a common event for David Alexander Paterson. When he succeeded Eliot Spitzer and was sworn in 2008...
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Community News – 05.02.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.02.18

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Sat., May 5th from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Participate in the special family...
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Retro in El Barrio
Retro en El Barrio

Fue regresar en el tiempo para El Barrio. Los residentes de East Harlem disfrutaron de juegos retro al aire libre como béisbol callejero, tejo...
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UC Recap –  April 23 – April 28

Buddha Beer Bar (4476 Broadway) makes some damn good bar food to complement their deep selection of craft beers. From the wings, to the burgers...

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Community News – 04.25.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.25.18

Get your art on at Fort Tryon Park on Sat., Apr. 28th from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Artist Rachel Sydlowski will guide young artists to create abstract...
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UC Recap –  April 16 – April 21

PLEASE do the following. Get on your phone, your tablet, your whatever it is you use to surf the interwebs and go to www.uptheater.org/ to get tickets...

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Hola a Lola
Lola en Casa

"Soy pastelito con salchipapa". El escritor ganador de la beca MacArthur y del Pultizer casi fue usurpado por principiantes...
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Community News – 04.18.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.18.18

Learn about the ancient earth-shaking and earth-shaping events of the city at Inwood Hill Park on Sat., Apr. 21st from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. The...
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UC Recap – April 9 – April 14

Jack Veneno was the man. By far, the most well known Dominican wrestler of all time, Jack Veneno is held in an almost mythic regard by...

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Community News – 04.11.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.11.18

Escuche a jóvenes poetas en las Finales del Grand Slam de Urban Word NYC Teen Poetry en el Teatro Apollo el sábado 14 de abril a las 6:00...
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Summer Hire: 1,000 Lifeguards
El estado contratará mil salvavidas

Ready to dive in? The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) is hiring more than 1,000 new...
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UC Recap –  April 2 – April 7

Don’t get me wrong I LOVE the NY Times but I am just not rocking with the Hudson Heights moniker for the more affluent parts of Washington Heights...

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Senior Style
Estilo senior

Estos modelos tenían elegancia y experiencia. Más de 20 ciudadanos adultos mayores se transformaron en modelos de moda y...
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Community News – 04.04.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.04.18

Explore the digital oyster interactive in the exhibition “New York at Its Core” at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Thu...
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UC Recap – March 26 – March 31

After lengthy and difficult deliberations, we have a winner. Miranda Spencer is the winner of the 2018 Uptown Arts Stroll poster contest...

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Community News – 03.28.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.28.18

Take part in the Annual Shearing of the Heather Celebration at Fort Tryon Park on Sat., Apr. 7th from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The three-acre Heather...
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Art at Allen: Nutritional Value
Arte en Allen: Valor nutricional

In an urban community vulnerable to the effects of gentrification, the healthiness, availability, and affordability of food are major issues...
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UC Recap –  March 19 – March 24

Washington Heights is on the frontlines of the war on immigrants that Donald Trump is waging. Cinthya Santos Briones, Laura Gottesdiener...

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Community News – 03.21.18
Noticias comunitarias – 03.21.18

Satsang is a spiritual discourse or sacred gathering. Take part at Bread and Yoga on Fri., Mar. 23rd from 6:45 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. The group will...
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The Kids are Alright
Los niños están bien

"Los niños ahora aman el lujo. Tienen malos modales, desprecio por la autoridad, muestran falta de respeto hacia los mayores y aman...
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UC Recap – March 12 – March 17

On Monday, March 12, Rep. Adriano Espaillat held an Inwood Rezoning Forum where he presented a sweeping vision for the future of...

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Community News – 03.14.18
Noticias Comunitarias  – 03.14.18

Parents and caregivers are invited to explore the world of ABCmouse.com at the Fort Washington Library on Sat., Mar. 17th from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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UC Recap –  March 5 – March 10

OK, folks, trust us on this one. There is nothing like Harlem Eat Up. Just imagine all your favorite food and spirits in one place. Simply stated, this...

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Community News – 03.07.17
Noticias Comunitarias – 03.07.17

Get weird at the Apollo on Thurs., Mar. 22nd at 8:00 p.m. “Weird Al” Yankovic burst onto the scene over three decades ago and never looked back...
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Menu Mélange
Mezcla de menú

Fue una congregación culinaria. Marcus Samuelsson, jefe de cocina de Red Rooster en Harlem, y Robert Hohmann, chef ejecutivo de Gaby...
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UC Recap –  February 26 – March 3

When Ligaya Mishan speaks, people listen. For the last few years, Mishan has introduced countless foodies to some of the best-kept secrets of...

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