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#TheGramUptown: Uptown Summers Be Like…

Uptown Summers Be Like Video: @beltrez www.UptownCollective.com A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Aug 19, 2018 at 6:30am PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us…

The Lost Ones | Manhattan Times

Story by Gregg McQueen and Desiree Johnson The children have come north. Officials are estimating that over 700 children – the youngest being 9 months old – have been sent to foster care in New York State after being…

Adriano Espaillat

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #AbolishICE

#AbolishICE is a viable plan and I'm proud to join @repmarkpocan @RepJayapal to introduce #AbolishICE legislation after July 4th that would make this a reality. https://t.co/mXZg0JVQyF via @voxdotcom — Adriano Espaillat (@RepEspaillat) June 29, 2018 We invite you to…

A Decade of Drama | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen How to top their ten? As community arts organization People’s Theatre Project (PTP) celebrates its tenth anniversary this year, its directors are working on next-level‎ goals. The Inwood-based group, which offers school-based and public programs designed…

Mas Fuerte – The Recap

By Led Black (@Led_Black) The good folks at Presidente Beer and Boiler Room TV threw a truly epic bash to celebrate the launch of Más Fuerte, a short film by Sean Frank that looks at the Dominican sound system…

Young Lords

Crowdfunding effort to audit Puerto Rico debt | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen The clarity will come from the citizens. So explain organizers of a new crowdfunding campaign launched to conduct an independent, citizen-led audit of Puerto Rico’s $72 billion public debt. Citizen Front for a Debt Audit (Frente…

#JackHoneyTheHeights – The Recap

Photography by Amy Anaiz Shout out to Jack Daniel’s for a simply awesome event at the Inwood Bar and Grill on Tuesday, May 22nd. Sabor Del Barrio was a festive and interactive celebration of Washington Heights and Hispanic culture.…

The Red Bull Music Festival @ La Marina: The Recap

The Red Bull Music Festival touched down at La Marina on Saturday, May 19 for Reggaeton: Hasta Abajo, a rousing celebration of the genre. The festival reunited early pioneers of the sound, The Noise. Founded in San Juan in…