In His Third Attempt, Adriano Espaillat Claims a Congressional Victory

thrid time a charmState Senator Adriano Espaillat claimed victory tonight in the bitter primary race to succeed Congressman Charles Rangel—a victory that, if it holds, will put him in line to become the first Dominican-American elected to Congress. Continue Reading →

The ‘Jews Of Washington Heights’ At Mayles Cinema In Harlem

german jews in wasington heightsBetween 1933 and 1941 thousands of Jews fled Nazi Germany and Austria for America. Leaving behind brothers, sisters and parents, more than 20,000 of them came together in Washington Heights in New York City. Continue Reading →

NYC Emergency Management Hosts Mobile Office hours In Washington Heights

Mobile Office Hours washington heightsNew York City Emergency Management officials visited Washington Heights on Wednesday to discuss emergency preparedness, coordination, and planning with residents. Continue Reading →

NYC Emergency Management Hosts Mobile Office Hours Uptown

nyc oem in harlemNew York City Emergency Management officials will visit upper Manhattan on Wednesday to discuss emergency preparedness, coordination, and planning with residents. Continue Reading →

The Asymmetric Columbia Medical Building Is Here

coulmbia medical1Construction work on Columbia University Medical Center’s Graduate and Education building in Washington Heights is nearing completion, Field Condition reports. Continue Reading →

Uptown Summer 2016 Scandinavian Music Festival Concert Series

inwood classic music festivalNow in its 12th year, NY Scandia Symphony has served Washington Heights and Inwood with free outdoor music programs in Fort Tryon Park.  Continue Reading →

Take A Stroll At The 2016 Uptown Arts Stroll

Uptown Arts Stroll 2The 2016 Uptown Arts Stroll, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance’s annual month-long art festival, will kick off with an opening celebration on Wednesday, June 1st at 6:00 pm at Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling. Continue Reading →

Brewer’s New Youth Boards Harlem Members And It’s First Meeting

gale BrewerManhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer convened the first meeting of Council of Young Leaders of Manhattan yesterday at the Harlem State Office Building. Continue Reading →

“Dis/Location (Fort Tryon)” Located In Washington Heights

fort tryon location dance3The Fort Tryon Park Trust and Drastic Action present “Dis/Location (Fort Tryon),” a 35-minute, sitespecific dance exploring the experience of immigration, performed on the rugged slope of the Billings Lawn. Continue Reading →

Washington Heights Bus Station Pushed Back To December

George-Washington-Bridge-Bus-Station-777x437New York Yimby reports that back in October of 2014, multiple retail tenants were revealed for spaces in the renovated George Washington Bridge Bus Station, located in between West 178th Street and West 179th Street in Washington Heights. Continue Reading →