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Washington Heights: A Visual Love Letter

View this post on Instagram A post shared by LATINA (@latina) Shout out to Latina Magazine for this wonderful visual love letter to the Heights. The piece is “a photo essay of Washington Heights through the eyes of two…

WeFunder Spotlight: Abuela’s Luck

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Abuela’s Luck (@abuelasluck) We recently put you on that you have until September 30 to watch the short film Abuela’s Luck on HBO Max. Well, there is more news on…

Uptown Video: The Harlem Renaissance

The Harlem Renaissance was in the words of Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. a “cultural revolution that rocked the United States.” And it most certainly was. The Harlem Renaissance represents an unparalleled outpouring of culture, artistry, and intellectual fervor.…

Celebrating and Supporting Black Owned Businesses

Did you know that the first self-made woman millionaire in the US was a Black woman from Harlem? Here’s another fact that you might not know. NYC has the largest Black population in the United States. Black businesses have…

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Catch Abuela’s Luck On HBO Max ASAP…

That’s right familia, you only have until September 30, 2021 to catch Abuela’s Luck on HBO Max. So show this short film some love and check it out ASAP. Abuela’s Luck tells the tales of how a chance encounter…

UC Love: Doña Mañana @ Riverside Church

View this post on Instagram A post shared by People’s Theatre Project (@peoplestheatreproject) This teaser for the latest production from the indispensable People’s Theatre Project, Doña Mañana is giving us the chills. Get this: The year is 3050. A…

The Gram: Après moi, le déluge…

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) While Climate Change is no laughing matter, check out this romp through IG on how Uptown handled the record breaking rainfall this past week.…

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Uptown On TV: Sinaliento

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Elvis Nolasco (@elvisnasco) Washington Heights’ own and friend to the UC, Elvis Nolasco, has a new film you can catch right now on HBO Max. Show that man some Uptown…

No Stopping New York!

We got us. New York is not dead. It is being reborn. Don’t get it twisted, New York City is still the greatest city on earth. It ain’t even close. And that is word to everything. No force in…

Don’t be these people…

We are at a critical impasse in this fight against COVID-19. The only way to move forward as a society is to get as many people vaccinated as possible. With that said, the constant drumbeat of anti-vax nonsense is…