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The Hartford Courant
Calling On Dr. Ruth About Her Play At TheaterWorks
The doorbell of the apartment in a modest brick building in a quiet residential neighborhood in Washington Heights rings like Big Ben announcing the queen.
Wed May 22, 2013
After Long Wait, DOT Proposes New Bike Lanes for Northern Manhattan
The city Department of Transportation has proposed new bike lanes on several streets in northern Manhattan - two years after community leaders asked the department to come up with designs for new paths.
Tue May 21, 2013
Bloomberg and Kelly Address Media as Two Additional Anti-Gay Assaults are Reported
NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly addressed the media today in response to the hate crime killing of Mark Carson and recent wave of assaults against the gay community that has seen two additional incidences in the past 24 hours.
Take the 'a' Train
The MTA has rebuilt the two mile long Rockaway Branch damaged by Hurricane Sandy and will be in service on May 30th.
Mon May 20, 2013
Retailers, town officials talk Route 211 corridor
About three dozen owners or managers of businesses along Route 211 came to a meeting with town officials Monday morning, the first in what town officials hope to make a series of meetings with the business community.
Sat May 18, 2013
Cape Cod Times
'Heights' transports you to New York neighborhood
SpeakEasy Stage Company's "In the Heights" so convincingly envelops the audience in a corner of a not-so-long-ago Washington Heights neighborhood in New York City that it might take a minute to get your bearings when you leave Boston Center for the Arts and find yourself in the South End.
Thu May 16, 2013
NYC names stretch of Broadway after its first immigrant, a Dominican
Armando Batista, 34, at the ceremony for Broadway's co-naming of Juan Rodriguez Way on Wednesday, May 16.
Tue May 14, 2013
Beloved Mural Painted Over During Shooting of Liam Neeson's New Film
Uptown residents are giving Liam Neeson's newest movie two thumbs down after a beloved mural was painted over during filming earlier this month .
Mon May 13, 2013
The pulse of a N.Y. neighborhood in - In the Heights'
'In the Heights" refers to an exhilarated state of mind as well as a vibrant city neighborhood.
Sat May 11, 2013
Police Seek 3 Suspects In Inwood Home Invasions, Robberies
Police this weekend were asking for the public's help in finding a trio of suspects wanted in connection with a string of robberies and home invasions in far northern Manhattan.
Fri May 10, 2013
Two High-Ranking Officers Testify In Week 7 Of Stop-And-Frisk Trial
Two high-ranking officers who testified this week in the seventh week of the federal trial over the New York City Police Department's stop-and-frisk program spoke with NY1 criminal justice Reporter Dean Meminger.
Thu May 09, 2013
MCC Theater Youth Company Announces UNCENSORED 2013, 5/13
MCC Theater have announced plans for its annual UnCensored, an evening of original monologues, scenes, music, and ensemble pieces written and performed by the MCC Theater Youth Company, a free, after-school program of New York City high school students interested in exploring self-expression and developing their acting and dramatic writing skills.
Wed May 08, 2013
American Center screens documentary
Kolkata, May 8 : The American Center in Kolkata screened the 2005 documentary on a ballroom dance program in the New York public school system, 'Mad Hot Ballroom', on Tuesday.
Tue May 07, 2013
BWW Book Review: in the Heights ? Complete Book and Lyrics of the Broadway Musical
In The Heights , with music and lyrics by Lin- Manuel Miranda and Book by Quara Alegria Hudes, is the first Broadway show to combine Latin and western culture.
Fri May 03, 2013
Liam Neeson Film to Bring Gun Fire, Car Crashes to Washington Heights
The movie star will shoot scenes of "A Walk Among the Tombstones" on West 181st Street between Cabrini Boulevard and Pinehurst Avenue on Saturday and Sunday, State Sen.
Dominican Strongman Was Rescuer and Murderer Both
Only in New York could a troupe of Jewish and Dominican kids team up with a Broadway legend on a musical production about a Latin dictator's rescue of Jews during the Holocaust.
Thu May 02, 2013
New York Daily News
Fitting tributes set to honor city's first Latino pioneer
Upper Manhattan is celebrating May 15 in honor of Juan Rodriguez, a sailor who came to New York from the island now known as the Dominican Republic in 1613.
New York Daily News
Uptown Talk: The art of Felipe (Feggo) Galindo has Mexican and Manhattan flavor
Unlike a lot of artists, you won't find Felipe Galindo Gomez agonizing over a blank canvas in his Washington Heights studio, wondering what he will draw.
Wed May 01, 2013
Hudson Valley Press
Marine Corps Pfc. Jose L. Rivera III
Marine Corps Pfc. Jose L. Rivera, III, son of Maritca Acosta of Washington Heights, NY and Daniel Acosta, of Washington Heights, NY, earned the title of United States Marine after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, SC.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
New York Daily News
Workshops to prepare New Yorkers for immigration reform
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn warned immigrants not to pay anyone who promises a green card now based on legislation that is still under debate.