Run To Sign-Up For The 17th Uptown Arts Stroll Of Exhibits, Events And Open Studios

The 17th Uptown Arts Stroll in Washington Heights-Inwood & West Harlem will take place from May 28 to June 30, 2019. Continue Reading →

Interview: Laurie Anderson Talks Performance Of Velvet Underground’s Lou Reed In Harlem

With the upcoming opening of the performance of Velvet Underground’s Lou Reed’s Drones and Viola Duets with Laurie Anderson at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in Harlem, we spoke to international visual artist Laurie Anderson and longtime partner and wife of Lou Reed. Continue Reading →

Uptown Nights, Wepa! Movement, Culture And Music The Curtis Brothers Circa ’95

Harlem Stage and the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) present a two-part series of music and conversation celebrating the courageous and resilient Caribbean immigrants. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Recognizes The Dominican Community On Their 175th Independence

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement to commemorate the 175th anniversary of the Independence of the Dominican Republic: Continue Reading →

Uptown And Down Town Car Free Day 2019

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We are thrilled to announce that Car Free Day 2019, will be held on Saturday, April 27th, 2019! Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Street Naming For The Slain San Romero de America Uptown

NYC Councilmembers Ydanis Rodriguez and Robert Jackson officiated the street renaming ceremony at 179th Street and Fort Washington Avenue in Fort Washington. Continue Reading →

Harlem Tops Manhattan In Asthma Cases

Adults living in Harlem may be more susceptible to suffering from Asthma due to poor housing conditions that lead to asthma triggers such as mold and pests, according to a new study from Localize.city. Continue Reading →

Uptown’s La Marina Is Suing The City For $2 Million Dollars In Damages

Eater NY reports that aligned Washington Heights party spot La Marina is suing the city for $2 million in damages. Continue Reading →

City, NYPD, MTA Need To Address The Public Health Crisis Ensure Safety For Passengers States Uptown Rep.

From a statement from uptown rep. and transportation committee chair, Ydanis Rodriguez:  “Used needles littering the subway platform by drug users is not acceptable. This has become an everyday problem for commuters. 

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Uptown Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa On Tragic Death Of Yuberkis Paulino

A man allegedly stabbed his former girlfriend to death on Tuesday before stabbing himself and leaping to his death from her sixth-floor apartment in Washington Heights, New York. Continue Reading →