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05/04/19: Dominicanish – First Annual Dominican Writers Conference

That’s right y’all the first annual Dominican Writers Conference is going down on May 4, 2019 at the NAC Building of City College (160 Convent Avenue). We’re talking writing workshops, panel discussions, manuscript reviews, author readings, networking and so…

#TheGramUptown: Epic Fail

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Apr 9, 2019 at 4:44pm PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter…

Washington Heights - A Train Station - Paul Lomax

#TheGramUptown: #Facts

View this post on Instagram #mta, #nyc, #trains, #transportation A post shared by Aron Prince (@aron.prince) on Mar 27, 2019 at 5:39am PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and…

Spread Love: The Sentence

Make sure you watch the searing and riveting documentary, The Sentence on HBO. This film will move you to tears; it is an agonizing look at the consequences of mandatory minimum sentencing. The Sentence is the first film from…

Ms. Lauryn Hill Comes Uptown

Woolrich has tapped the iconic Lauryn Hill to be the face of their fall/winter 2018 campaign, “Woolrich: American Soul since 1830.” Shot by photographer Jack Davidson, the pictures show Ms. Hill in the streets of Washington Heights as well…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: A Sunday tweet From 35,000 feet

A Sunday tweetFrom 35,000 feet pic.twitter.com/P0PW5RakEQ — Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) July 22, 2018 We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter & Instagram or e-mail us at…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #NYCPride

Let’s remember that #NYCPride celebrates the moment in 1969 when men & women stood up to fight back against police harassment & societal repression. In these uncertain times, it is uplifting to know that we’ve been down before and…

05/19/18: The Sweet Spot Festival Presents Fela-bration

Fela Kuti is an international symbol of resistance along the mold of the late great Bob Marley. In his native Nigeria in particular and West Africa in general, Fela Kuti reached an almost mythic status. Fela Kuti spoke truth…

Dyckman Park Basketball - Washington Heights, NYC

#TheGramUptown: Dyckman World

A post shared by NightOwlVisuals (@nightowlvisuals) on Apr 25, 2018 at 6:38pm PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter & Instagram or e-mail us at…