Marta Gutman Named President-Elect Of SACRPH At City College In Harlem

Marta Gutman, an award-winning author, and historian in The City College of New York’s Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, is accepting a new leadership role as the president-elect of the Society for American City and Regional Planning History (SACRPH). Continue Reading →

Another First Uptown As It’s Designated First ‘Little Dominican Republic’

Patch reports that elected officials, community leaders, and activist groups gathered Friday on the Plaza de Las Americas in Washington Heights to announced the official designation of the world’s first “Little Dominican Republic.” Continue Reading →

Upper Manhattan Restoration Project Honored With Lucy G. Moses Award From The New York Landmarks Conservancy

The New York Landmarks Conservancy has announced the winners of the 2018 Lucy G. Moses Preservation Awards. Continue Reading →

A New Study On The UN-Affordable Housing In Washington Heights / Inwood!

This brief represents part one of a two-part study the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute is undertaking on the state of affordable housing in the Washington Heights/Inwood sector of New York City, historically a predominantly Dominican neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Harlem Based City College Appoints New President

The City University of New York Board of Trustees approved the appointment of a new president of The City College of New York, which had been without a permanent leader since former president Lisa S. Coico resigned amid scandal in 2016. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: Book Your Hamilton Heights-Sugar Hill Historic District Tour

hamilton ights historic tourFrom rural outpost to what is now one of northern Manhattan’s most desirable neighborhoods, Hamilton Heights is named for Alexander Hamilton, one of America’s founding fathers. Continue Reading →