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  1. Future of 32,000 Affordable Housing Co-ops Hang in the BalanceRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | DNAInfo.com

    ... have been some outliers, like a $2.025 million sale in 2014 for a three-bedroom/three-bath unit at the Washington Heights' Grinnell House, on 800 Riverside Dr., and another unit there that went for $1.6 million in August. Those prices are swaying ...

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  2. Norman Stafford of Pompton Plains dies at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | NorthJersey.com

    Services will be held for Norman Vincent Stafford, 76, of the Pompton Plains area of this township, who died on Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Born in Durham, N.C., Mr. Stafford was raised in Washington Heights, N.Y., and later moved to Pompton Plains.

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  3. U.N. Worker Moves to Washington Heights for More SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Curbed

    The Hunt: Every "The Hunt" column begins with the Hunters describing the apartment they want, and ends with them rationalizing whatever they came away with. This is The Hunt: Dreams vs. Reality The Hunters: A French UN worker posted to New York and eager to own a home.

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  4. Aventura Makes Bachateros & Washington Heights Proud at NYC Concert: Live ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Billboard

    The kickoff to the month-long Aventura Reunion Concert at the United Palace Theater in Washington Heights Feb. 4 was a parranda from start to finish. It began with pre-concert, bumper-to-bumper traffic and the line of eager fans that wrapped around the building, allowing a moment to soak in the big Hollywood lights out front.

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  5. Michael Feeney, 32, Compassionate Journalist, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Our Time Press

    ... advanced from being a crime reporter to covering Upper Manhattan, which included the Harlem, East Harlem, Washington Heights and Inwood neighborhoods. While excelling as a beat reporter, he also covered entertainment and culture showing an innate ...

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  6. Krystyna ChavezRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Billboard

    The kickoff to the month-long Aventura Reunion Concert at the United Palace theater in Washington Heights Feb. 4 was a parranda from start to finish.

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  7. Inwood Man Launches Parking Swap Group for Drivers to Share SpotsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | DNAinfo.com

    ... spots. Since starting the group strictly for Inwood residents last week, he's already branched out to Washington Heights, Harlem, Hamilton Heights, Morningside Heights, the Upper West and East Sides, Williamsburg, Brooklyn Heights, Park Slope and ...

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  8. DA Cy Vance Wins Conviction in Washington Heights Hit-and-Run KillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Streetsblog

    A driver charged with fatally striking a man in Washington Heights and leaving the scene was sentenced to prison yesterday. Jesus Fabian pled guilty to evidence tampering in the death of Antonio Ramirez , according to court records and the office of Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance.

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  9. Uptown Uber Riders' Accounts Hacked, Victims SayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | DNAInfo.com

    ... & Limousine Commission. The TLC did not immediately return a request for comment. Jenny Cecil, 32, of Washington Heights, said she was hacked last week after ordering an Uber on Sunday afternoon in the neighborhood. Shortly after returning from her ...

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  10. Raise? The City Council's only earned a pay cut :0Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | New York Post

    ... That arrogance has the public furious. Today's Post reports on the fury in Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez's Washington Heights district. Our favorite is Jose Blanco's question: "What about the rest of the city?" a S The hike won't be just instant, but ...

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  11. Tunnel vision: Mesmerising timelapse video shows a driver's-eye...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Mail

    ... system. The C operates at all times except late nights, making all stops between 168th Street in Washington Heights, Manhattan, and Euclid Avenue in East New York, Brooklyn via Central Park West/Eighth Avenue in Manhattan and Fulton Street in ...

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  12. Mourns the Loss of Member Michael J. FeeneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | NABJ

    ... advanced from being a crime reporter to covering Upper Manhattan, which included the Harlem, East Harlem, Washington Heights and Inwood neighborhoods. While excelling as a beat reporter, he also covered entertainment and culture showing an innate ...

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  13. BAM's new prez talks about revitalizing Brooklyn - and how Brooklyn gives backRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New York Business.com

    ... performance JUST MOVED A month ago Clark, her husband and her two children moved to Park Slope from Washington Heights to ease her commute. Now she walks to work, which takes about a half-hour. ALL IN THE FAMILY Clark met her husband, David Moody, ...

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  14. Marxist scholar Ellen Meiksins Wood had a towering intellectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Ellen Meiksins was born in New York on April 12, 1942. She spent her early years on West 177th Street in Washington Heights and in nearby J. Hood Wright Park. Her parents, Gregory and Bella, were active in the Jewish labour movement in Europe; they ...

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  15. Residents Campaign to Save Washington Heights Associated SupermarketRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | DNAInfo.com

    Hundreds of locals gathered Tuesday night to discuss ways to save an Associated Supermarket that has served the neighborhood for more than three decades following news that the space was set to become a Walgreens. More than 400 people packed P.S. 187's auditorium to plan next steps for protesting and pressuring Walgreens officials to stop their plan to take over the lease at 592 Fort Washington Ave. "I have never seen a community rally like this before," said state Sen. Adriano Espaillat, one of several local and citywide politicians who attended the meeting.

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  16. HAP, contractors spar over bills for two Upper Manhattan resi projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Real Deal

    ... work performed at two of HAP's residential projects - a 39-unit rental at 446 West 167th Street in Washington Heights and a 30-unit rental at 2338 Second Avenue in East Harlem. The latter project previously came under fire after neighbors complained ...

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  17. New Pupusas, Crepes, Egg Rolls, and More Land on the Lower East SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Eater

    ... a place totally dedicated to the fabrication of El Salvador's admirable stuffed corncakes. Yes, Washington Heights, Jamaica, and Bushwick are loaded with establishments that call themselves pupuserias, but they're really all-purpose cafes offering a ...

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  18. City Official Asked Agency to Shill For 'Sesame Street' Pal's Book: SourcesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | DNAinfo.com

    ... office, according to sources. The book tells the history of the High Bridge, an aqueduct span connecting Washington Heights and High Bridge in The Bronx. Closed for more than 40 years, the bridge was renovated by the city and reopened as a ...

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  19. Teen Fight Leaves 1 DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | NBC Dallas

    ... shooting of a teenager over a jacket. But after her son was arrested on a criminal trespass charge in Washington Heights in November 2014, Noerdlinger decided to leave her post. She said in a statement at the time that her son's arrest "heightens ...

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  20. Alan Dershowitz to Speak After TNC's Pedro Castillo is Innocent, 2/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Fernando Bermudez would have handled a parole hearing, if he had not been exonerated earlier. Bermudez, a Washington Heights resident, in 1992 was convicted of a homicide that occurred in Greenwich Village. Eyewitnesses recanted soon after, but he ...

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