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El Barrio

A Promise in Peril | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen Born in Mexico, José López came to the U.S. at age five. López was able to obtain a work permit and driver’s license, attend City College and pay for tuition. “This is home,” said the Washington…

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…

#TheGramUptown: Mapping Resistance: The Young Lords in El Barrio

View this post on Instagram Mapping Resistance: The Young Lords in El Barrio Yesterday was your last chance to catch the walking tour of this really extraordinary exhibit. The brainchild of prolific artist Miguel Luciano, the exhibit breathes new…

Mapping Resistance: The Young Lords in El Barrio

By Kaity Modesto As a proud native from Washington Heights, I can be a little cocky. Anytime I have to commute to the east side or go downtown on the weekends, I overthink it.  It’s a mission to get…

#TheGramUptown: Spread Love It’s The Uptown Way

View this post on Instagram Quick story @where_is_ethan4 and I drove up to our building and Ethan yelled stop! 🛑 he noticed a kid playing basketball without shoes, so Ethan asked him why he playing without shoes?, “he said…

#TheGramUptown: Summer Magic

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Karlita (@chiquisfoodiebeauty) on Jul 3, 2019 at 4:13pm PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter &…

Chancla for the win…! #bottlecapchallenge

View this post on Instagram Chancla for the win…! #bottlecapchallenge A post shared by rosariodawson (@rosariodawson) on Jul 3, 2019 at 1:32pm PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and…

#TheGramUptown: The Grind Is PUP-petual

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dan Davenport (@dandavenportnyc) on Jun 13, 2019 at 7:54am PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter…

#TheGramUptown: PR PSA

View this post on Instagram PR PSA Pic: @milopriddle www.UptownCollective.com #BembaPR A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Jun 19, 2019 at 3:27am PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook…

#TheGramUptown: The Hood Hammock

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ruth Polanco (@ruthpolanco) on Jun 9, 2019 at 1:11pm PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter…