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181st Street

The 40 Oz Bounce that Didn’t Happen or Did It

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Photography by Ruben Henriquez I have never seen so many cops in one place in my life. It literally looked like every cop in the city was in Washington Heights this past Saturday, all on…

Just Another Day at the 181st Street Train Station

Check out this now viral video of a way too common occurrence at the 1 Train station at 181st Street, the elevators getting stuck in between floors. Thank goodness everyone was rescued without any major issues but this could…

Op-Led: I Love 181st Street

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) When I was a kid growing up on 192nd Street and Wadsworth Avenue in the 80’s, 181st Street was the center of my universe. A trip to 181st could mean that we were going for…

2ND ANNUAL KIDS FILM FESTIVAL KICKS OFF TODAY

October 20 – 24, 2010 Second Annual KidCinemaFest presents top-notch children’s films to Washington Heights Families and children join the festivities to enjoy the latest in all-ages appropriate films of all genres Now in its second edition, KidCinemaFest –…

OPEN FOR BUSINESS – YUMMY THAI

BY Led Black Uptown has crossed the Rubicon; we now have the distinct pleasure of claiming 2 Thai restaurants in the area. Bangkok Heights (812 W.181st) in Wash Heights and Yummy Thai (4959 Broadway – 207 ST), which just…

Picture of the Week

BY Led Black I was just about to purchase a container of habichuela con dulce (sweet beans lol) this past Saturday from THE habichuela con dulce lady on 181st Street when this fight broke out. I’m not sure what…