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  1. has a Apartment apartment for rentRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Sulekha.com

    I am leaving for a trip and my beautiful, private room in a 3-bed room 2 bath apartment in Washington Heights is available.


  2. Hamas rockets found hidden in United Nations school in GazaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Magic City Morning Star

    ... to KGAB radio news, a Fox News affiliate. He's former chief at a New York City housing project in Washington Heights nicknamed "Crack City" by reporters covering the drug war in the 1980s. In addition, he served as director of public safety at St. ...


  3. Washington Heights woman living in fear over bird killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | New York Daily News

    ... cockatiel, Amiguito, which is Spanish for "little friend." Adonis Austin, 46, who rents a room in the Washington Heights apartment of Sulima Sanchez, 81, and is said to wear his sunglasses while inside the place, flew into a rage because Amiguito ...


  4. Under the Viaduct: Intervention Series curated by Savona Bailey-McClain and the West Harlem Art FundRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Art Daily

    ... is a public art initiative spearheaded by the West Harlem Art Fund for the communities of West Harlem, Washington Heights and Inwood. Communities along the Hudson River, want to enhance their open public spaces and attract artist locally, regionally ...


  5. 2 Teens Groped On Bronx Footbridge Within Minutes Of Each OtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | CBS Local

    ... for that." "I come to work here, and so I get picked up by a car every day," said Jackie Rodriguez of Washington Heights, who also works at Truman High School. "I won't even take the bus, because I'm not comfortable with the area." Police on Friday ...


  6. CPS Students Rally For Peace At Summer CampsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | CBS Local

    ... come the same day as a 13-year-old boy was charged with shooting three other teens earlier this week in Washington Heights. At a Safe Haven rally in the Hermosa neighborhood on Wednesday, CPS students and community leaders rallied for peace. They ...


  7. Boy, 13, Charged With Shooting Three Teens In Washington HeightsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | CBS Local

    A 13-year-old boy has been charged with shooting three other teenagers in the Washington Heights neighborhood earlier this week.


  8. Rangel win helped by increased turnout from black neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | New York Daily News

    ... camp also capitalized on anti-Espaillat sentiment among some Dominican groups in Espaillat's base of Washington Heights and partnered with them, sources said. In 2012, Rangel received 1,687 votes in Espaillat's backyard. This year, he won 2,175 ...


  9. Despite ethical questions, Rangel wins re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | New York Post

    ... Congress" for doing what other members have long gotten away with. And so it goes in Harlem, East Harlem, Washington Heights and even in the Bronx - Congressman Charlie Rangel is the guy many primary voters know and like. New York City primaries are ...


  10. Rep. Charles Rangel's primary too close to callRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | CBS News

    ... a former contestant on "The Apprentice," who voted for the Rev. Michael Walrond. In the heavily Latino Washington Heights neighborhood, Estela Uceta said she voted for Espaillat, whom she knows from his work on issues including housing and services ...


  11. No Name Comedy/Variety Show Continues 7/1 at Word UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The long-running No Name Comedy / Variety Show brings New York's best established and upcoming authors and storytellers, including Lynne Bixenspan, Mark Pagan, Alyssa Pinsker and Amber Drea, to Washington Heights on Tuesday, July 1st for their monthly series: "No Name @ Word Up Super Storytellers' Edition", at the Word Up Community Bookshop .


  12. Report Finds Losses Of $1 Billion At Yeshiva UniversityRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... on the assumption that these investment gains would be there." Yeshiva University's main campus is in Washington Heights. The university has been around for more than a century, and it includes the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Benjamin ...


  13. a America's Got Talenta contestanta s magic act goes viralRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | New York Post

    ... show has already produced a viral video sensation. Smoothini the Ghetto Houdini, who hails from Washington Heights, was featured on the show's June 10 episode with his magic act. His audition - which was posted to the "America's Got Talent" YouTube ...


  14. NYC's new war on ratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | MyFoxNY

    ... boards, elected officials and building owners to plug up rat holes and put poison in rodent tunnels. Washington Heights is among the most rat-infested in New York City, along with West Harlem, Chinatown, the Lower East Side and the South Bronx. ...


  15. Repertorio Espanol to Present Barcelo Con Hielo, TodayRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Joaqui?n Balaguer. Transported between his youth in the island's countryside and his old age in his Washington Heights home, Nino must face the true origins of his bitterness before his time runs out. A moving story about a father's relationship ...


  16. Sources: Man Questioned After Woman Is Grabbed Inside Fort Tryon Park RestroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... filed. The playground is at the northern end of the park, near Broadway and Dyckman Street on the cusp of Washington Heights and Inwood. People who frequent the park told CBS 2 they've noticed an increase in crime around the neighborhood. ...


  17. Obama's views on Muslim terrorism fly in the face of realityRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Magic City Morning Star

    ... Fox News Radio affiliate KGAB ( www.kgab.com He's former chief at a New York City housing project in Washington Heights nicknamed "Crack City" by reporters covering the drug war in the 1980s. In addition, he served as director of public safety at ...


  18. 2 Chicago Police Officers Shot After South Side Traffic StopRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | CBS Local

    Two officers became the target of gunfire during a traffic stop late Friday night in Washington Heights.


  19. GWB chase ends manhunt for fugitive in three-state rampage, authorities sayRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Figueroa crossed the bridge and crashed into a second patrol car at 179th Street and Pinehurst Avenue in Washington Heights, where officers grabbed him after a brief foot chase, Pentangelo added. Figueroa's violent crime-spree began earlier, when he ...


  20. FDLM Art Studio Opens Its First NYC Open Studio for New Artists on 6/22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The tour is part of the The Uptown Arts Stroll 2014 / NoMAA's annual month-long art festival in the Washington Heights and Inwood area which features open studios, art exhibitions, concerts, literary events, and performances throughout Northern ...