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UC Must-Reads: They Can Do This To Anybody

Misconduct complaints against officers in the NYPD’s 34th Precinct have risen for three years straight. In 2018, 15 officers had complaints against them substantiated, the most of any precinct in New York City. Ali Winston penned an absolute must-read…

#TheGramUptown: Mapping Resistance: The Young Lords in El Barrio

View this post on Instagram Mapping Resistance: The Young Lords in El Barrio Yesterday was your last chance to catch the walking tour of this really extraordinary exhibit. The brainchild of prolific artist Miguel Luciano, the exhibit breathes new…

The Bowery Boys: Secret Places of Upper Manhattan

Shout out to the Bowery Boys for showing love to Uptown in their latest podcast. The episode takes you on a history bending tour of historic sites in Washington Heights and Inwood. Press play below and enjoy. Check out:…

Old School Washington Heights Crew

Spread Love: Nuevayorkinos

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Nuevayorkinos (@nuevayorkinos) on Mar 19, 2019 at 11:45am PDT We are here and have been here for quite some time. The forces of gentrification, capital and power are doing their…

From Inwood To Vietnam

Edward Hagan was only 22 years old when he left the comforts of his beloved Inwood neighborhood to serve as an American military advisor to the South Vietnamese during the Vietnam War. In his riveting essay in The Irish…

Hurricane Sandy - Corcho Wine Room

Hurricane Sandy 5 Years Later: An Uptown Retrospective

Photography by Emil Baez, Emmanuel Abreu, Wallace Flores & Paul Lomax On October 29, 2012 Hurricane Sandy walloped the East Coast and unleashed extensive damage on New York and New Jersey. Some parts of these 2 states are still…

2/6/2016: Black History Month Docent Tour @ Morris Jumel Mansion

Morris-Jumel Mansion (65 Jumel Terrace) Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. Take a guided, in-depth tour of Manhattan’s oldest house, led by one of Morris Jumel Mansion’s expert docents, Gregory Washington. Today’s tour will highlight the history of…