NYC Emergency Management Hosts Disaster Simulation Exercise For CERT Team Uptown

The New York City Emergency Management Department hosted a disaster simulation exercise for Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) trainees at George Washington High School in Inwood on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

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Inwood Art Works Fall Fundraiser, Inaugural Grant Award Recipients And Film Festival

Inwood Art Works, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works to create and curate professional performing and visual arts in the Inwood community, held its first Fall Fundraiser on Wednesday, September 25th at Republica restaurant and lounge in Inwood. Continue Reading →

The Legendary Princess Naomie At The Inwood Caves 1936


Author’s note: Published reports and records vary about the spelling of Kennedy’s first name. According to descendants her name was spelled Naomie.

Since moving to Inwood  I’d heard stories of an almost mythical figure known only as Princess Naomie, who, in the 1930’s, took up residence near the old tulip tree in Inwood Hill Park. Continue Reading →

Car Company Provides Free Lyfts To Cooling Centers During Heat Wave

From Harlem to Hollis, Lyft is providing free rides to select cooling centers across the five boroughs to help those in need during this extreme heatwave. Continue Reading →

Join The WHCC Spring Concert To Hear The Sweet Sound Of Success In Harlem

The Association of Dominican Classical Artists (ADCA) presents: “The Washington Heights Community Conservatory Spring Concert” at the Aaron Davis Hall, Marian Anderson Theater on Tuesday, June 11th, 2019, 5:30 PM. Continue Reading →

Development Permits Filed For Affordable Housing Building In Inwood

Permits have been filed for a 14-story affordable housing building at 4784 Broadway in Inwood, New York (north of Harlem) reports New York Yimby. Continue Reading →

Call For Art Exhibitions & Performances For The 17th Uptown Arts Stroll In Harlem

The 17th Uptown Arts Stroll produced by the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance in Washington Heights-Inwood & West Harlem. Continue Reading →

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