Senator Espaillat To Host Thanksgiving Lunch

adriano-espaillat-fbState Senator Adriano Espaillat is hosting a Thanksgiving lunch. The annual event attracts hundreds of local seniors. Continue Reading →

Landmarks Considers Designating Former Loew’s 175th Street Theater, Washington Heights

unitedpalace-777x617If you’ve been reading YIMBY regularly for the past month or so, you’ve read about the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s backlog of 95 items calendared prior to 2010. Continue Reading →

Harlem Non-Profits Receive The Northern Manhattan Fellowship

east-harlem1Twenty members of The Northern Manhattan Fellowship, a professional development and networking program for mid-senior level non-profit, faith based, and governmental professionals serving Northern Manhattan Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Fort Tryon Medieval Festival In Washington Heights

cc82a873-ceb1-4d83-983f-98f0f6739450The Medieval Festival in Fort Tryon Park was voted Best Festival of 2015 in the Village Voice’s Best Of annual awardsThe Village Voice writes that it’s a wonder there aren’t more old-timey festivals like the Fort Tryon Medieval Festival, given New Yorkers’ penchant for elaborate costumes, pageantry, and smoked meats. Continue Reading →

Residents And Espaillat Call End To Vandalization

carsTomorrow, State Senator Adriano Espaillat (D-Manhattan/Bronx) will stand with residents to call attention to a string of recent vehicle vandalizations. Continue Reading →

Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Tried To Fire Doctors

harlem hospitalsOn the morning of October 12, residents of the prestigious Columbia University/New York Presbyterian’s Family Residency Programs received some demoralizing news. Continue Reading →

Health Dept., Releases Harlem Uptown Health Profiles

east-harlem11The Health Department today released its Manhattan Community Health Profiles, detailing the health of all 12 community districts in the borough. Continue Reading →

Levine And Rodriguez Lead Talk On Jewish Poverty

marl levine 2On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 at the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood, City Council Jewish Caucus Chair Mark Levine and Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez will join local and national non-profit groups to host a public forum on one of the most pressing issues facing the local Jewish community today: rising poverty. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Arts Alliances Harlem Arts Advocacy Week 2015

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Harlem Arts Advocacy Week is key to the mission of Harlem Arts Alliance. With the leadership of Executive Director, Linda Walton, Harlem-based HAA strives to unify artists and arts organizations, large and small, and to link the arts with other sectors within the community.

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Heather Garden And Billings Estate Free Walking Tour In Inwood

gardenlisty-top-masterLearn firsthand why today’s NY Times featured the Heather Garden. Take a no cost walking tour of the Heather Garden and discover the recently restored area of the former Billings estate just North of Harlem. Continue Reading →