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  1. Jazz Power Initiative's Spring Benefit to Honor Bob Dorough and More at The Dimenna CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... schools in JPI methods, and initiating an ongoing jazz residency at the United Palace of Cultural Arts in Washington Heights. Tickets to the Jazz Power Initiative Gala Benefit on Wednesday, June 7, are available by donations to The Jazz Power ...

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  2. New Clue game turns 'Golden Girls' into a delicious mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | New York Daily News

    ... quite the comeback in recent years - the Clue game joins the brand new La Rue Cafe (an ode the sitcom) in Washington Heights, the limited time Golden Girls ReAction figures , and Funko POP figures in bringing the saucy grandmas into the new ...

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  3. United Palace Reawakens Wonder with Spring EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    United Palace, the stunning architectural gem that recalls the movie palaces of a bygone era, is hosting a series of blockbuster special events for adults and children of all ages on the weekend of May 6 and 7. The 3,400-seat theatre, located at 4140 Broadway at 175th Street in Washington Heights, originally opened in 1930 and is celebrating its past as one of the iconic "Wonder Theatres" with events that "Reawaken Wonder." Whether it's a pre-Mother's Day treat, date night, or a trip down memory lane to old New York, the United Palace is the place to reawaken your body, soul, and spirit.

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  4. NYC Democratic City Council Candidate Runs Hate Campaign, Cites a Ethnic Cleansing,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Jewish Press

    ... council in the seventh council district in Upper Manhattan, the Upper West Side, West Harlem and lower Washington Heights," the candidate says on the video. "I am standing in front of Councilman Mark Levine's office on 141st and Amsterdam Avenue. ...

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  5. Growing our ConsciousnessRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | TruthSeeker24's anti-N.W.O. corner

    ... deal with science fiction and adventure. She is a very talented woman. She was born in NYC. She lived in Washington Heights, and then moved to the Bronx, NYC (or the Boogie Down). She's a great singer too. Torres, a mezzo-soprano, began singing at ...

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  6. the Sound of Music Screening, Showtune Sing-a-longs and More Set for United Palace This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    United Palace, the stunning architectural gem that recalls the movie palaces of a bygone era, is hosting a series of blockbuster special events for adults and children of all ages on the weekend of May 6 and 7. The 3,400-seat theatre, located at 4140 Broadway at 175th Street in Washington Heights, originally opened in 1930 and is celebrating its past as one of the iconic "Wonder Theatres" with events that "Reawaken Wonder." Whether it's a pre-Mother's Day treat, date night, or a trip down memory lane to old New York, the United Palace is the place to reawaken your body, soul, and spirit.

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  7. Who Is The New 'Deadpool' Star Zazie Beetz?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | ContactMusic.com

    ... mother, a social worker, and German father, a cabinet maker, she spent a lot of time travelling between Washington Heights and Berlin and speaking both languages. She was attracted to the stage from a very young age, and performed in community ...

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  8. Watch Synead's Music Video For "Tropicao"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Teen Vogue

    ... I was 11, and then I just started dancing, and got accepted to an Alvin Ailey program in a school in Washington Heights, and I just kind of got lost in the world. I was able to now express myself through my body, and that kind of helped me channel ...

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  9. Schumer Vows to Stop Trump's 'Appalling' Plan for the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | The New York Observer

    In a surprise appearance at Congressman Adriano Espaillat's town hall in Washington Heights last night, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer vowed to battle President Donald Trump's plans to ramp up security along the southern border and to aggressively prosecute those who enter the country without authorization-moves the senator asserted would break apart families.

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  10. Celebrity photos: Jennifer Aniston picture perfect at the LouvreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    APRIL 11: Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez visit Washington Heights on behalf of "The Fate Of The Furious" on April 11, 2017 in New York City. NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 11: Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez visit Washington Heights on behalf of "The Fate Of The Furious" on April 11, 2017 in New York City.

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  11. Jennifer Lopez Introduces Alex Rodriguez to Her MomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | E! Online

    ... course, none of them are strangers to the city. Lopez was raised in the Bronx while Rodriguez was born in Washington Heights. This also isn't the first family introduction for either star. Earlier in the month, Lopez spent some quality time with ...

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  12. Norbert Sander, armory restorer and NYC marathon winner, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Crain's New York Business

    Norbert Sander, the only New Yorker to win the New York City marathon, who turned the Armory in Washington Heights into one of the country's premier venues for indoor track, died March 17. He was 74. His death was described as unexpected; no cause was given. The Armory, built in 1911 and once home to the city's leading track events, had closed to sports in 1985 and its cavernous hall had turned into a homeless shelter for 2,000 people before Sander decided to revive the place.

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  13. Pregnant woman rewards man who offered his seat with a custom trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    ... a seat on the subway. She just didn't realize it'd take her two pregnancies. Yvonne Lin, who lives in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, spends about two hours on the subway each day commuting to her job. The pregnant product designer ...

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  14. Pregnant woman rewards man who offered his seat with a custom trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    ... a seat on the subway. She just didn't realize it'd take her two pregnancies. Yvonne Lin, who lives in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, spends about two hours on the subway each day commuting to her job. The pregnant product designer ...

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  15. Jay Z to produce Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'In The Heights'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | MyFoxPhilly

    Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jay Z are about to collaborate on the film version of Miranda's Tony-winning musical In the Heights. In case you don't know, the musical is about Latinos growing up in the Dominican-American neighborhood, Washington Heights in New York City.

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  16. Features 16 mins ago 8:17 p.m.Pregnant woman rewards man who offered his seat with a custom trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... a seat on the subway. She just didn't realize it'd take her two pregnancies. Yvonne Lin, who lives in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, spends about two hours on the subway each day commuting to her job. The pregnant product designer ...

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  17. Jay Z will collaborate with Lin-Manuel MirandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jay Z are about to collaborate on the film version of Miranda's Tony-winning musical In the Heights. In case you don't know, the musical is about Latinos growing up in the Dominican-American neighborhood, Washington Heights in New York City.

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    Mar 1, 2017 | MyFoxNY

    Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jay Z are about to collaborate on the film version of Miranda's Tony-winning musical In the Heights. In case you don't know, the musical is about Latinos growing up in the Dominican-American neighborhood, Washington Heights in New York City.

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  19. Jay Z to Co-Produce Film Adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In The HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Spin

    Before blowing up with his overpriced masterwork Hamilton , Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote a musical called In the Heights . Focused on the Dominican-American neighborhood of Washington Heights, the play was successful enough to earn four 2008 Tonys, including Best Musical.

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  20. Jay Z to Co-Produce Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'In the Heights' Film AdaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Hypebeast.com

    Jay Z will be one of six people who will produce Lin-Manuel Miranda's breakout musical In the Heights , which won the Tony Award for Best Musical in 2008. The news was announced by renowned film producer Harvey Weinstein during his pre-Oscars party on Sunday.In the Heights tells the story of characters from a predominantly Dominican-American neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City.

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