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The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #RickyVeteYa🇵🇷

This is not a moment, it’s a movement. Never seen coraje (anger) turn so quickly into coraje (courage).Can’t get to 🇵🇷 in time. But I’ll be at the protests in Union Square today at 5pm.In solidarity with 🇵🇷 en…

Op-Led: I Still Can’t Breathe

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Jul 17, 2019 at 8:44am PDT 5 years ago today, Eric Garner, a 43-year-old father of six and a grandfather of three,…

#TheGramUptown: Spread Love It’s The Uptown Way

View this post on Instagram Quick story @where_is_ethan4 and I drove up to our building and Ethan yelled stop! 🛑 he noticed a kid playing basketball without shoes, so Ethan asked him why he playing without shoes?, “he said…

Juan Luis Guerra - Literal

Mood Music: Juan Luis Guerra – Literal

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Juan Luis Guerra is arguably the greatest musician the Dominican Republic has ever produced. He is also one of the greatest songwriters of all time, bar none. He is part of a rarefied class of…

Deportation raids reported | Manhattan Times

On alert. President Donald Trump has ordered deportation raids to begin on Sunday in at least 10 major cities, according to published reports. On Thursday, the New York Times reported that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents will begin…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #ICEraids

⁦.@realDonaldTrump⁩ has to come through members of the ⁦@HispanicCaucus⁩ if he expects to terrorize our communities with his #ICEraids and we will NOT be silent. #KnowYourRights pic.twitter.com/qO1ZeYAWod — Adriano Espaillat (@RepEspaillat) July 12, 2019 We invite you to subscribe…

Open For Business: Fort Washington Public House

We have a new spot in the neighborhood that you have to check out ASAP. Fort Washington Public House (3938 Broadway), which is in the location that Presidente used to be in, is the sister restaurant of Tyron Public…

2012 Uptown Arts Stroll

The 2019 Uptown Arts Stroll – The Recap

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) View this post on Instagram A post shared by NoMAA (@nomaanyc) on Jun 29, 2019 at 6:29am PDT The 2019 Uptown Arts Stroll was simply stellar. From the opening reception at the United Palace to…

The Washington Heights Riots of 1992

The 1992 Washington Heights Riots Remembered

BY Led Black (@Led_Black)   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Jul 4, 2019 at 1:35pm PDT July 1992 As soon as we stepped out of the 1 & 9 train…