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While City Cycling Grows, Bike Lanes Absent Uptown »

While City Cycling Grows, Bike Lanes Absent Uptown

While the city's bike lane network continues to expand, it has not reached much of upper Manhattan....

Jan 7 2011 / 4 comments / Read More »

Former Inwood Resident to Head Public Library System »

Former Inwood Resident to Head Public Library System

Anthony Marx, incoming president of the New York Public Library and former Inwood resident, shares his childhood memories and hopes for the future. ...

Dec 28 2010 / No comment / Read More »

Uptown Thrift Stores See Boost in Sales This Season »

Uptown Thrift Stores See Boost in Sales This Season

More shoppers chose thrift stores to make holiday purchases this year......

Dec 24 2010 / No comment / Read More »

Lawyer Raises Rare Defense in Harlem Murder Trial »

Lawyer Raises Rare Defense in Harlem Murder Trial

In the murder trial of Daniel H. Israel, defense attorney David Hammer argues that his client was suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder....

Dec 16 2010 / No comment / Read More »

Police Hunt Suspect In West Harlem Burglaries »

Police Hunt Suspect In West Harlem Burglaries

A man is believed to have taken electronics, clothing and cash from 16 apartments in West Harlem over the past six months....

Dec 14 2010 / No comment / Read More »
Arts & Culture The Harlem School Of The Arts Rises From The Ashes

The Harlem School Of The Arts Rises From The Ashes

After closing its doors in April, the Harlem School of Arts is actively working towards financial stability. ...

Dec 15, 2010 / More »
Community While City Cycling Grows, Bike Lanes Absent Uptown

While City Cycling Grows, Bike Lanes Absent Uptown

While the city's bike lane network continues to expand, it has not reached much of upper Manhattan....

Jan 7, 2011 / More »
Economy Weak Economy Pushing Workers Off the Books

Weak Economy Pushing Workers Off the Books

With unemployment still high, upper Manhattan residents find work in the underground economy. ...

Jan 7, 2011 / More »
Education Campaign To Save Good Shepherd School A Success

Campaign To Save Good Shepherd School A Success

Success: Archdiocese of New York will keep the Good Shepherd Catholic School in Inwood open after teachers, parents and alumni fought to save it....

Jan 14, 2011 / More »
Health Needle Exchange Programs Creating a Difference Uptown

Needle Exchange Programs Creating a Difference Uptown

While needle exchange programs encounter opposition across the country, uptowners support local efforts to reduce AIDS and HIV infection among drug users....

Jan 12, 2011 / More »
Government Latino Political Influence Grows, Elections and Census Show

Latino Political Influence Grows, Elections and Census Show

Upper Manhattan follows national trend of electing more Latino officials....

Jan 20, 2011 / More »
Religion Small Harlem Churches Struggle to Maintain Congregation Numbers

Small Harlem Churches Struggle to Maintain Congregation Numbers

With parishioners' numbers decreasing, Harlem churches hope to attract younger members and newcomers to the neighborhood....

Jan 5, 2011 / More »
Sports Team Taino: “The growth that I see now is amazing”

Team Taino: “The growth that I see now is amazing”

As Taino Towers looks beyond basketball, the realities of an inner-city youth program emerge....

Dec 27, 2010 / More »

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