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Mood Music: Reynos – K LO K

Bossman Reynos is back with another banger. Spread Love. We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter & Instagram or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com.…

UC Must-Reads: How the Pandemic Defeated America

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jason A. F (@shots_fired_snap) on Jul 27, 2020 at 10:24pm PDT So much winning. The Ottoman Empire was once known as the sick man of Europe. In that same vein,…

Uptown On TV 📺: In The Heights: Chasing Broadway Dreams

Set your DVR ladies and gentlemen, PBS will be re-airing In The Heights: Chasing Broadway Dreams tonight at 9 pm est. The documentary chronicles the personal stories of composer/lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda and the cast of In the Heights in…

Dyckman Fireworks - Emmanuel Abreu

Uptown Video: Dyckman Street Time Travel

Travel back in time via historic photographs to the Dyckman Strip of the early 1900s. Related: UPTOWN VIDEO: HISTORY OF ISHAM PARK UPTOWN VIDEO: THE DYCKMAN OVAL – UPTOWN’S FORGOTTEN BALLPARK UPTOWN VIDEO: MIRAMAR SALTWATER POOL – INWOOD, NYC…

Washington Heights - All You Need is Love Mural

UC Must-Reads: The John Lewis Edition

“Democracy is not a state. It is an act, and each generation must do its part to help build what we called the Beloved Community, a nation and world society at peace with itself.” John Lewis John Lewis made…

Uptown Video: Washington Heights Be Like

View this post on Instagram A post shared by FollowMe (@dominicans_world) on Jul 29, 2020 at 6:37pm PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter &…

Isham Park Centennial

Uptown Video: History of Isham Park

This week, the always erudite Cole Thompson gives us another outstanding video. This one expounds on the colorful history of Isham Park. Related: UPTOWN VIDEO: THE DYCKMAN OVAL – UPTOWN’S FORGOTTEN BALLPARK UPTOWN VIDEO: MIRAMAR SALTWATER POOL – INWOOD,…

When DR. J Came To Harlem

Before Dr. J became an NBA legend, before he went pro, before he even had the moniker Dr. J, Julius Irving came to Rucker Park to establish himself as one of the best players of a generation. In fact,…

Uptown Video: The Harlem Hellfighters’ Great War

Please do yourself a favor and press play above for a superb documentary on the 369th Infantry Regiment, which was famously known as the Harlem Hellfighters. The Harlem Hellfighters served valiantly in both World Wars but since they were…