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Revolution, by the roots | Manhattan Times

By Sherry Mazzocchi A new era is quietly underway in Northern Manhattan. This spring, 20 trees will be planted in Highbridge Park. The return of these trees is akin to having a long-lost relative show up fifty years after…

04/15/22: 1st Annual Jackie Robinson Day

View this post on Instagram A post shared by West Harlem Development Corp (@westharlem_dc) Come out to the Jackie Robinson Park Bandshell (148th & Bradhurst Ave) on April 15 from 2 to 9:30 pm to play, garden, view art,…

11/07/21: R.Evolución Latina’s Dance-A-Thon 2021

Come out to the first Uptown outdoor Dance-A-Thon, after 18 months we will come together to dance, celebrate and reconnect as a community.  R.Evolución Latina is bringing the heat to Harlem to dance and raise funds to support their programming. …

Highbridge Water Tower Reopens

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Highbridge_nyc (@highbridge_nyc) After a $5 million renovation, the Highbridge Water Tower has reopened. Starting in November, the Urban Park Rangers will lead free tours inside the iconic Highbridge Water Tower. We…

A Toast to Fort Tryon Park

09/19/21: A Toast To Fort Tryon Park

Seriously folks it doesn’t get better than this. A Toast to Fort Tryon Park is your annual chance to partake and imbibe in the truly majestic Fort Tryon Park while at the same time supporting this beloved park. Celebrate…

Inwood Hill Park - Inwood - Paul Lomax

Peril in the Park | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen It’s discrimination. A series of violent attacks in Inwood Hill Park has prompted calls for additional security – as well as criticism that Northern Manhattan parks have not received adequate park safety resources. On Wed., July…

Rebel At Rest | Manhattan Times

A new sculpture depicting Margaret Corbin has been unveiled on the upper plaza of David Rockefeller Linden Terrace in Fort Tryon Park. Tomb Effigy of Margaret Corbin by artist Zaq Landsberg will be displayed through June 2022. Landsberg is the…

Fort Tryon Park

UC Love: Fort Tryon Park

The Fort Tryon Park Trust made a film to celebrate Fort Tryon Park’s 85th Anniversary Year and its impact on the lives of New Yorkers. The film showcases this New York City public park’s amazing landscapes, diverse features, and stories…