Tag Archives: Entertainment

In rubbish, his riches
De basura a tesoro

Hazte a un lado MoMA. Una de las más fascinantes colecciones de los museos de la ciudad es también una de las más secretas...
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Prize the pumpkin
Premio a las calabazas

Get out your sharpest knives. Just after the ghouls and the fairy princesses have packed up, there will be another moment in the limelight for your jack-o’-lantern....
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The Revolution Evolution
La evolución de Revolution

When Andy Zee walked by an empty Harlem storefront a few months ago, it was as if he found gold. There it was—14,000 square feet of storefront space for rent without a real estate broker....
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MT – Community News 10.07.15
MT – Noticias Comunitaria 10.07.15

Únete a la Portavoz Melissa Mark-Viverito en la Sucursal Aguilar de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York el jueves, 15 de octubre a las 6:00 p.m. para la Asamblea General de Presupuesto Participativo...
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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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Francis in the field
Francisco en el campo

Estaban siguiendo a Francisco. Sólo un día después de que el Papa Francisco concluyera su primera e histórica visita a los Estados Unidos, cerca de mil niños se reunieron...
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Tennis, Everyone?
Tenis, ¿Alguien?

I’ve never been an avid tennis player. But I have played enough to know it’s a fun and challenging way to stay fit. It is also thrilling to watch professionals play...
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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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You’re in Charge
Usted está a cargo

Octubre es el mes de la concientización del cáncer de mama, el momento para crear conciencia sobre la importancia de la detección temprana de la enfermedad y educar y empoderar a las mujeres...
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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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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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Stroll the span
Paseo por el tramo

The Hudson River waterfront, including Riverside Park, is an enticing destination for residents on the west side of Northern Manhattan to picnic, play ball and ride bikes....
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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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Covering the bases
Cubriendo las bases

Rucker Park was rocking. The famed playground hosted a school prep event earlier this month sponsored by healthcare provider Fidelis Care and the 32nd Precinct of the New York Police Department (NYPD).
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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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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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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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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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Swimming: Not for Summer Alone
Nadar: No solo para el verano

Parece tan injusto. Justo cuando le estas cogiendo el gusto al verano, haciendo de tu piscina local parte de tu ejercicio y rutina de ocio...
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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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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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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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Free Back to School Fair
Feria gratuita de regreso a la escuela

Los productos incluidos en la lista de compras de regreso a la escuela pueden aumentar el presupuesto rápidamente...
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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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Spin cycle
Girar y girar

Vianny Pimentel was on patrol. The high school senior served as an official chaperone at the second annual "Senior Prom" at NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital this past Mon., Aug. 17th...
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MT – Community News 08.19.15
MT- Noticias Comunales 08.19.15

Únase a la Alianza Dyckman Farmhouse para el evento de Micrófono Abierto y Círculo de Tambores el domingo, 23 de agosto, de 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m...
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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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Fortune of Francis
La fortuna de Francisco

El senador estadounidense Charles Schumer anunció que su oficina llevará a cabo una lotería estatal para un boleto para la reunión conjunta del Congreso con Su Santidad el Papa Francisco...
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Bonding over bandwidth
Vinculándose por ancho de banda

Before he was a lock, he was at a loss. Jay Sofer, owner of Lockbusters, a 24/7 locksmith service, recently admitted that he had previously had little use for an important tool....
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No plunder, just purpose
No saqueo, solo el propósito

Mind your mateys. To mark the 50th anniversary of National Health Center Week, the Community Healthcare Network (CHN) called on the pirates....
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DO Diana? Done.
¿Diana una DO? Listo.

Fue cuando observó a un pediatra tratando a un niño con problemas respiratorios que ella conocía. El interés de Diana Rivers en convertirse en una doctora en medicina osteopática...
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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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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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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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