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  1. Why White Actors Should Not Be Cast In Latinx Roles -- On Broadway Or OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... stage, including salsa and rap. It also, taking place in the predominately Dominican community of Washington Heights, featured a wonderfully diverse cast, starring, of course, LMM himself (and later, "sexy" Alexander Hamilton, Javier Muoz ). One of ...

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  2. ChamberMusicNY Announces Launch of its 2016-17 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... munity Center, USO-Metropolitan NY, Third Street Music School Settlement, Greenwich House, the YM-YWHA of Washington Heights/Inwood, Fountain House, JCC Manhattan and others.

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  3. 5 Boro Pizza Challenge marries NYC love of slices and mass transitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | Newsday

    ... our multi-modal transportation options deserve to be celebrated," said challenge creator Joe Cutrufo, of Washington Heights. "It's celebrating the fact you can get around the city without the need to drive. You can still see so much and, well, eat ...

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  4. 1986 Washington Heights shooter convicted of immigration fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | New York Daily News

    The man who got away with murdering a Washington Heights father 30 years ago was convicted of immigration fraud in Miami on Wednesday.

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  5. Inside Columbia University's Cascading New Medical BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Curbed

    In just over two weeks Columbia University Medical Center's new Medical and Graduate Education building, now known as the Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center will welcome its first batch of students to the uniquely designed space on Haven Avenue in Washington Heights between West 171st and West 172nd Streets. On Wednesday afternoon, Curbed got a sneak peak at the as yet-to-open space as part of a press preview organized by the University.

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  6. New Coloring Book Celebrates NYC's Old-School Hip-Hop StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | DNAInfo.com

    ... quare on Aug. 2. That day you can also join the "Adult Colormania Club" at the Fort Washington Library in Washington Heights.

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  7. Driver in Northern State fatal crash arrested, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Newsday

    A Queens woman was arrested and charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated after an accident that killed the other driver late Monday on the Northern State Parkway, police said. Silvia Ibanez, 42, of Arverne, Queens, was traveling west near Exit 29A at about 10:15 p.m. when her car hit a black 2013 Toyota Camry driven by Juan Collado, 61, of Washington Heights, State... A Queens woman was arrested and charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated after an accident that killed the other driver late Monday on the Northern State Parkway, police said.

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  8. An Old-School East Hampton Mansion is Decluttered and PricechoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Curbed

    We loved this gorgeous old place when it hit the market a year ago: it includes plenty of land , specimen trees including copper beeches, pool, tennis court, guest cottage, all south of the highway and very private. The house itself was built in 1891 by William A. Wheelock , whose very cool city home, a Victorian Gothic in Washington Heights, was photographed in 1937 by Berenice Abbot.

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  9. Shady elevator install suspected in Washington Heights deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | New York Daily News

    Evidence mounted Sunday that the elevator that crushed a discount store worker was a death trap.

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  10. New Yorkers Do What They Can to Beat the HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... nt problems in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. Voltage was reduced by 8 percent there and in parts of Washington Heights. Customers were being asked not to use heavy duty appliances like washers and dryers.

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  11. Coworkers Heartbroken as Investigation Continues Into Elevator Accident in Washington HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Your News Now

    City inspectors are investigating after a man was killed Saturday when an elevator pinned him between two floors of a Washington Heights building. Our Gene Apodaca has the story.

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  12. TUTS: Creative team and audition information for In The Heights announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Fort Bend Sun

    ... to the agency at: Republic and have since passed away. The play's narrator and the eyes and ears of his Washington Heights neighborhood. Loving, charming, charismatic, witty, hard-working, and loyal. Strong actor, excellent rapper and singer, high ...

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  13. Crest buys Carnegie Hill rental for $39MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Real Deal

    ... past year, having sold a Carroll Gardens condo-to-rental conversion for $21.1 million and a four-building Washington Heights portfolio for $31.2 million.

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  14. Diverse cast opens 'In the Heights' this weekend, first musical from 'Hamilton' creatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Alabama Live

    Lyrique Music Productions will present "In the Heights" at Columbia High School this weekend and next, featuring Huntsville-area actors, singers and dancers. The show is set in New York's Washington Heights neighborhood and uses a variety of music and dances styles to tell the story of the people who live there.

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  15. Inwood Rezoning Plan Has No Place in Community, Critics SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | DNAInfo.com

    WASHINGTON HEIGHTS A Community Board 12 meeting spiraled into chaos Tuesday night after opponents of a controversial rezoning proposal shouted down the board chairman and tried to tell the city's Economic Development Corporation to butt out of the community. Dozens of Inwood residents with fliers and posters with "Save Uptown" emblazoned on it gathered at a meeting hosted by CB12 at 530 West 166th St. to discuss the city's uptown rezoning proposal, which could increase height restrictions for new properties along 10th Avenue.

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  16. L train shutdown escape guide created for Williamsburg residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newsday

    Real estate site StreetEasy has put together an interactive map to illustrate New York City neighborhoods that they've found to possess the most Williamsburgian qualities. Manhattan's Washington Heights, Central and West Harlem; Brooklyn's Crown Heights and Astoria, Queens, topped the list.

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  17. Former Miami police chief John Timoney fighting cancer at rehab clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Miami Herald

    ... of an Irish immigrant. At 13, he moved with his family from Ireland to New York City's hard-scrabble Washington Heights neighborhood. To fit in, he changed his name from Sean to John. After high school he did clerical work with the New York City ...

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  18. Fighting Passengers Force DOT to Stop Phone Charging on Staten Island FerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | DNAinfo.com

    ... a Manhattan-bound ferry Tuesday. Maci Olivares, 20, who commutes to the College of Staten Island from Washington Heights each day, said the lack of outlets just makes her two-hour trek more maddening. "A lot of people travel long distances and the ...

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  19. Old Bronx County Courthouse Scouted as Site For a Hip-Hop MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Curbed

    ... look at apartments asking about $1,800/month in neighborhoods like the Upper East Side, Borough Park, and Washington Heights. Vote for which one you'd choose! Yes, really: Property Markets Group is in talks to buy a contaminated piece of land along ...

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  20. Katz's Deli-Adjacent Condos Show Off Interiors in New RenderingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Curbed

    ... look at apartments asking about $1,800/month in neighborhoods like the Upper East Side, Borough Park, and Washington Heights. Vote for which one you'd choose! Yes, really: Property Markets Group is in talks to buy a contaminated piece of land along ...

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