Three Men Sought In Fatal Harlem Shooting

Police have released a photo of three men connected to a fatal December 14th, 2016 shooting in Harlem in which a resident of Washington Heights was killed. Continue Reading →

Joint Statement On Swastika In Inwood Subway Station

On Monday night, January 2nd, 2017, members of the local Inwood community discovered swastikas had been drawn on an advertisement in the Dyckman Street A train station for an art exhibit at the Jewish Museum. Continue Reading →

Winter Student Recital At The Alianza Dominicana Triangle Building In Washington Heights

washington-heightsThe Washington Heights Community Conservatory of Fine Arts is a project of the Association of Dominican Classical Artists cordially invite you to their Winter Student Recital in Washington Heights. Continue Reading →

Police Release Video of Hit-And-Run In Harlem (video)

hit-and-run-in-harlem1Police are searching for a suspect in a November hit-and-run that occurred on West 155th Street — often considered the borderline between Harlem and Washington Heights. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Council Member Rodriguez Co-Names Street Ceremony for Freddy Beras Goico

nyc-council-member-rodriguez-co-names-street-ceremony-for-freddy-beras-goicoAt the foot of Uptown’s own cathedral for cultural arts, the historic United Palace (this architectural landmark was once home to Rev. Ike, designed by the legendary Thomas Lamb, etc.,), one of the most recognizable figures in entertainment for the Washington Heights Dominican community will don a key thoroughfare. Continue Reading →

Russian Novelist Unloading $1.3M Washington Heights Home

idov-home-in-harlemScreenwriter/novelist Michael Idov knows what it is like to live in an authoritarian country without logic, as he chronicled his time in Putin-controlled Russia in a New York Times magazine piece, “My Accidental Career as a Russian Screenwriter,” in January of this year. Continue Reading →

Nearly 60 Percent Of Harlemites Live Paycheck To Paycheck: Study

east-harlem sliderNew Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis hear it all the time — homelessness can happen to anyone. A new report has found that nearly 60 percent of New Yorkers could be out on the street if they lose their jobs, have an accident or encounter some other unforeseen event that limits their ability to pay the bills. Continue Reading →

Harlem Council Members Levine, Rodriguez, Mark-Viverito And Others Champion America’s Diversity

mark-levine-melessa-and-ydanis1On Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 2:30 PM, the Hebrew Tabernacle in Washington Heights will host a community interfaith thanksgiving celebration to champion diversity and denounce the hatred America is experiencing nationwide. Continue Reading →

Washington Heights Community Projects Receive Six Major Design Awards in Past Year

the-steps-before-and-after11Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora of the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced today that three major projects recently completed by DDC in Washington Heights have received a total of six prestigious architecture and engineering awards in the last 12 months. Continue Reading →

Four-Story, Two-Unit Townhouse Planned In Washington Heights

510-west-159th-streetFloral Park, N.Y.-based M&K Enterprises Group has filed applications for a four-story, two-unit residential building at 510 West 159th Street, located on the southern end of Washington Heights. Continue Reading →