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The Uptown Collective Takeover is Now Complete…

We posted this photo originally on April 1, 2012 on Social Media. Within hours, the now-defunct DNAinfo sent photographer and our our homie Paul Lomax to Inwood Hill Park to verify. We guess it worked. We invite you to…

Op-Led: Dear Summer

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) I am writing this to let you know that I am now fully vaccinated and even though I pledge to continue practicing social distance and…

UC Love: La Brega

If you know, you know. La Brega is not just a way of life but an art form. La Brega podcast ably hosted by Alana Casanova-Burgess sets out to define la brega and what it means to Boricuas. The entertaining and…

4thofjuly - American Flag - Bridge

UC Love: Jim Crow in New Clothes

The video above is the best 20 minutes you will spend online today. In fact, the speech is the best maiden speech in the Senate ever. Georgia Senator Raphael Warnock, whose election in January helped to turn Georgia Blue…

UC TV – Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy

Crack changed Washington Heights like many other communities of color across this country. There was Washington Heights B.C. (Before Crack) and what Washington Heights became after it. Uptown went from being a tough, working class neighborhood to being an…

UC Love: Suave Podcast

Maria Hinojosa is one of our heroes. The pioneering journalist’s latest podcast series, Suave, is one you simply don’t want to miss. The engrossing audio series delves into “the system that sentences juveniles to life in prison, a story…

Delivery Man in Snow - Washington Heights

#TheGramUptown: Let It Snow…

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Augie (@eagleeyeaugie) 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.…

2020 HBO + NYLFF Latino Stand-Up! Finals

Tonight is the night familia! Tune in to the 2020 HBO + NYLFF Latino Stand-Up! Comedy Competition tonight, December 11 at 9 pm EST. Presented by HBO Latino and the New York Latino Film Festival (NYLFF), catch the competition…

#TheGram: 2020 Be Like…

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) 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.…