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Family of Rhony Ramos seeks answers | Manhattan Times

As parents picked up their children from the Mama Tingo Childcare Learning Center another family stood outside in the cold, waiting for their son to come home. Rhony Ramos, 30, was wearing a black coat when left home at…

White Racist Columbia Student Harasses A Group of Students of Color

Disappointed, but not surprised. Twitter, do your thing@Columbia @CC_Columbia #ColumbiaWhiteExcellence pic.twitter.com/UCcyv4aII5 — Aala (@aalanasir) December 9, 2018 File this under NYC is not as progressive as you would think. In Uptown Manhattan of all places, in liberal bastion Columbia…

Mile after mile, day by day | Manhattan Times

Story by Sherry Mazzocchi   When Heidy Pabón crossed the finish line of the TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 4, she immediately went to the medical tent. Her chest felt like it was full of fluid.…

Call For Photos & Video: ESPN Documentary On Felipe Lopez

Hock Films is making a documentary for ESPN on Felipe Lopez that will be premiering in 2019. As part of Felipe’s story, they will be discussing the story of the Dominican community in Washington Heights during the 1980s and…

Officers at the 34th Precinct in Manhattan were equipped with body cameras Thursday. “I’m totally convinced now that this is the way forward,” Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill said. (Photo: Sam Hodgson | NY Times)

New ICE tactics raise concerns | Manhattan Times

Story by Sherry Mazzocchi When ICE knocks, you don’t have to open the door. A recent video from Clayton, North Carolina, reveals a pre-dawn raid conducted by Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) where Juan Oliva, 33, says goodbye to his…

Chef Ed’s Mixtape: The Recap

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Red Rooster in Harlem continues to amaze and astound. I had the distinct honor of attending the first ever Chef Ed’s Mixtape dinner at Ginny’s Supper Club, which is the subterranean speakeasy that exists on…

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Uptown Love: The Nike Air Force 1 De Lo Mío Edition

View this post on Instagram this shoe is a celebration of inclusivity and diversity and was constructed purely with those intentions, which is why designer @ceze.p did not arbitrarily apply a flag to the heel and call it a…

11/03/18: NoMAA’s Technical Assistance Institute 2018

Listen up folks, NoMAA’s Technical Assistance Institute 2018 goes down on November 3, 2018 at the Alianza Dominicana Cultural Center (530 W 166th St) from 9 am to 3 pm. You don’t want to miss this full day of…

The Bodega Blues

  Porfirio Mejia has been the owner of 128 P&L Deli Grocery on Audubon Ave for over six years. Nearly 40 percent of his customers were SNAP recipients. SNAP is the government assistance program that was formerly known as…