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Mike Jones MIC - WHIN By Any Means

Mood Music: Dave Dar – New York is Red Hot

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Bodega - Washington Heights

Spread Love: Cuentos

Gentrification is transforming New York City and beyond, one neighborhood at a time. The pernicious process converts vibrant and diverse communities into sterile and generic places that only people of means can afford to live in. Our beloved Uptown…

Mike Jones MIC - WHIN By Any Means

Mood Music: Dave Dar – Let it Off

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“She’s a neighborhood institution,” said one Harlem resident of Estelle Davis, a longtime crossing guard. (Photo: Chang W. Lee | NY Times)

Forty Years, Same Corner | NY Times

Character Study By COREY KILGANNON With a blast of her whistle, Estelle Davis raised a white-gloved hand and held back a column of oncoming cars bearing down on a group of schoolchildren ambling across the street. “Come on, baby,”…