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The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #Goosebumps

#Goosebumps. @Lin_Manuel @JonMChu pic.twitter.com/o8cyJP9T24 — In The Heights Movie (@intheheights) January 10, 2020 Related: In The Heights Movie Mania Takes Over Dyckman We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow…

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UC Must-Reads: The Trump We Did Not Want to See

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Nov 4, 2018 at 7:19am PST Jamelle Bouie is one of our favorites of the new crop of opinion columnists at The New York Times. Every…

Puerto Rico rocked by major earthquakes | Bronx Free Press

A series of strong earthquakes – and aftershocks – shook Puerto Rico this week, killing one person and leaving much of the island without power or water. The largest of these is a 6.4 magnitude earthquake that struck about…

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#TBT: Tupac In Harlem

View this post on Instagram A post shared by T. Eric Monroe (@tdoteric) on Jan 8, 2020 at 11:33am PST Tupac Shakur spreading that Uptown Love in Harlem in 1994. Folks forget that Tupac was born in Harlem in…

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The Magic of the Magi | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen Photos by Cristóbal Vivar It’s a life line. The annual revelry includes rows of eager school children processing beside live camels, large-scale puppets, and men and women in royal garb. Hosted by El Museo del Barrio,…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: Unity

Right now in #WashingtonHeights neighb in Northern Manhattan: huge community mtg on the fight against anti-Semitism. At least 50% of the people here are non-jews. Something important is happening in this city. We are actually coming together. pic.twitter.com/UDmbCt3PNt —…

Leaders pledge unity after anti-Semitic attacks | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen A united front.‎ Black and Jewish community leaders and elected officials gathered in solidarity on Monday to express unity in the wake of an anti-Semitic hate crime in a Rockland County. On Saturday evening, December 28,…

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Applications Open for Urban Fellows Program | Bronx Free Press

Primed for public service? Applications are open for the 2020 Urban Fellows Program. The program, open to recent college graduates, is a nine-month government fellowship that exposes fellows to urban issues impacting public policy and decision-making in New York…

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Fair Fares enrollment to begin in January | Bronx Free Press

Get on the roll to ride. The city will launch an open enrollment period for its long-awaited Fair Fares program on January 27. All eligible New Yorkers at or below the federal poverty line who don’t have discounted transportation…