NY City Kids Get “Bodega Buddy” UpTown And Around NYC

New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL)New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) and EmblemHealth, New York’s leading health benefits and wellness company, have collaborated to design and launch a Healthy Living curriculum that introduces students at 16 public elementary and middle schools to smarter nutritional choices. Continue Reading →

WHEELS College March In Washington Heights

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Capital One volunteers proudly served lunch above and more to WHEELS high school students in celebration of submitting their college applications during the NYC Outward Bound Schools College March on Friday, December 12th, 2014.
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Poetry And Art At Chop Chop In Washington Heights

Baruch & StudentsThere was poetry in motion at the first event sponsored by the Jewish Advocacy for Culture and Knowledge (J.A.C.K.), held at the bustling Chop Chop kosher Chinese restaurant on West 184th Street in Washington Heights, NY, north of Harlem. Continue Reading →

Broadway Meets Baroque in Washington Heights

kids at the washignton hieghts eventBALAM Dance Theatre (BALAM), a New York City based ensemble dance company that has performed throughout the world, presents the new program, Broadway Meets Baroque in Washington Heights. Continue Reading →

Brides March In Harlem To Raise Awareness For Domestic Violence

extralarge (2)As Thomasita Moore marched toward the DMV on East 125th Street Friday afternoon her heart began to pound. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Washington Heights before The Cloisters

The Cloisters museum and gardens, 1938

The Cloisters museum and gardens, 1938

By Danielle Oteri

Washington Heights—the neighborhood north of Harlem in northern Manhattan that houses The Cloisters museum and gardens—is built upon a series of bluffs and cliffs. Continue Reading →

“Represent NYC: Special Election Coverage,” Candidates Forums

Seatedposed_smallManhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN), the borough’s award-winning public-access TV station, is pleased to present “Represent NYC: Special Election Coverage,” a series of three panels with State Democratic primary candidates, this Sunday, August 24 at 7:00 pm on MNN1. Continue Reading →

Fidelis Care and NYPD Precinct 33 Hold Free Community Celebration

NYPD Precinct 33Fidelis Care and NYPD Precinct 33 invite the public to join them for Unity in the Heights, a free community celebration featuring health screenings, music, food, activities for
children, and more. Continue Reading →

Join White House Office of National AIDS Policy Director in a Dialogue for Life!

Douglas M. BrooksACRIA and Amida Care are excited to cohost “A Dialogue for Life” forums this August, led by Douglas Brooks, the newly appointed Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Continue Reading →

New York Juvenile Asylum in Washington Heights, 1856-1901

juvenile asylum 1New York Juvenile Asylum, 175th Street near between 10th and 11th Avenues just north of Harlem in Washington Heights, New York, 1872.

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