Tag Archives: Entertainment

Plugged in at play
Conectados sin cesar

Summer is typically when workers who get paid vacation take time off to relax and recharge. But according to a new survey from the...
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Renovation Celebration
Celebración de renovación

She might be a “Roller Coaster Grandma,” but Dr. Ruth Westheimer enjoys a few simpler thrills too. The famed therapist and long-time...
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A House of Heritage
Una casa con herencia

Nacido en un pequeño pueblo de Galicia, en el norte de España, Vicente Barreiro llegó a Nueva York en 1960 a la edad de 15 años con...
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UC Recap – July 9 – July 14

Lovers of Dominican cinema are about to get their fix on. The 7th Annual Dominican Festival In New York is back people. This year’s festival is...

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Community News – 07.18.18
Noticias comunitarias – 07.18.18

Celebrate one of the most anticipated days of the week at the Studio Museum on Fri., Jul. 27th from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Enjoy signature...
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Pop Up Parables
Lectura Libre

The Uni Project is a nonprofit that creates learning environments in public spaces across New York City. Using custom-designed installations...
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Elma’s in the East
Elma’s en el este

There’s a new menu at La Marqueta. Elma’s, the juice bar and eatery named for owner James D. Brown’s late grandmother, has...
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Community News – 07.11.18
Noticias comunitarias – 07.11.18

Vea cómo se desarrolla el drama en Marcus Garvey Park el sábado 14 de julio de 8:30 p.m. - 9:40 p.m. El Teatro Clásico de Harlem...
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UC Recap – July 2 – July 7

Is Stop and Frisk really a thing of the past? Could it be that we have put that nasty relic of racist policing behind us? Nope. Not really...

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UC Recap – June 25 – June 30

It feels good to get a victory every now and then. And this is no small victory. This victory reverberated beyond the Bronx and throughout...

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Community News – 07.04.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 07.04.18

La risa se producirá en el Centro Schomburg para la Investigación de la Cultura Negra el miércoles 11 de julio a las 6:00 p.m. Bajo la...
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PAL Pledges
Promesas de PAL

Más de 150 niños de la Liga Atlética de la Policía (PAL, por sus siglas en inglés), incluidos miembros del Centro PAL Harlem, participaron...
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Community News – 06.27.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.27.18

Cree contenido atractivo en la Red de Vecindarios de Manhattan (MNN, por sus siglas en inglés) el martes 3 de julio de 9:30 a.m...
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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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