BY Tania Rashid (@TaniaRashid) A coalition of community organizations, elected officials and labor unions plans to lead hundreds of Uptown residents from Washington Heights to Zuccotti Park on Monday. This is the first time communities of color from Northern Manhattan have organized to join the Occupy Wall Street movement. The march is expected to include [...]
Reported, produced, edited by Chiara Sottile Columbia University has drawn up expansion plans again, this time for its 26-acre athletic complex in Inwood. But the plans have ruffled feathers for some of their neighbors. Published on Northattan.com.
BY Chiara Sottile Ever since the Catholic Archdiocese of New York announced on Nov. 9 that Inwood’s Good Shepherd elementary school could be shut due to shrinking enrollment, Good Shepherd parents have been groping for ways to save it. “I’m on the computer every day, between looking for work and this,” said parent and Good [...]