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Call For Submissions: The Washington Heights Memoir Project

DEADLINE: December 31st, 2019 Open to emerging & professional writers of ages 12 and up and abilities, the WHMP offers free, professionally-led memoir writing workshops in Washington Heights. Aligned with Dominican Writer’s mission to elevate local narratives and stories,…

Uptown Talk: Gimlet’s The Horror of Dolores Roach Season 2

Oh snap people, just in time for Halloween, Dolores Roach is back for season 2. With blood on her hands, the infamous Dolores Roach has fled the recent shocking destruction in Washington Heights and gone into hiding deep under…

02/22/20: Ms. Lauryn Hill @ The United Palace

Don’t miss Ms. Lauryn Hill live in concert on February 22, 2020 to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the historic United Palace, Manhattan’s 4th largest theater and one of five famed “Loew’s Wonder Theatres.” Get TIX: 02/22/20: Ms. Lauren…

Barrio Bounce | Manhattan Times

By Sherry Mazzocchi Curl up. To the delight of fans, the New York branch of Miss Rizos Salon finally opened its doors at 190th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue on Saturday. Jennifer Alcántara came from Queens to experience the…

10/19/19: The Art of Activism Panel

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance and National Arts Month, join The BLK Table for a panel discussion featuring three award-winning Harlem-bred artists about using art as a means for activism, entrepreneurship, creativity, and how…

Washington Heights - All You Need is Love Mural

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We need your help fellow Uptowners. The Uptown Collective is in the process of developing a new digital tool to better connect our awesome audience to the news, information, events and goods & services in the Uptown community. There’s…

10/26/19: Pajón Power: A Conversation With Miss Rizos

Listen up folks, Uptown has been buzzing for quite some time about the opening up of a Miss Rizos salon Uptown. Well, that day is almost here. Please join us at The Juan Pablo Duarte Community Space (4211 Broadway…

Spread Love: Festival People en Español

Listen up folks, the Festival People en Español is going down this weekend and you really don’t want to miss it. We’re talking performances, panels and Latinx star power and excellence galore. All roads lead to The Armory this…

Brides on Broadway | Bronx Free Press

By Gregg McQueen Visions in veils – and clear-eyed. Marching and chanting, the women in white strode down Grand Concourse on Thurs., Sept. 26, their veils and long trains trailing behind them. They donned the formal wedding dresses in…