Posts Tagged ‘Washington Heights’

Small businesses in Inwood cope with economic downturn

Posted on September 6th, 2010 by Amanda Scott

Small businesses in Inwood cope with economic downturn

Inwood entrepreneurs face challenges during “uncertain times.”

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Senior centers anticipate strain from nearby closures

Posted on June 19th, 2010 by Stephen Steim

Senior centers anticipate strain from nearby closures

Senior center directors in Washington Heights fear what Harlem closures means for them.

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HIV diagnoses increase in Latino communities

Posted on December 14th, 2009 by Yaffi Spodek

HIV diagnoses increase in Latino communities

Health experts evaluate the spread of the AIDS epidemic.

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New kids on the block in Washington Heights

Posted on November 9th, 2009 by Yaffi Spodek

New kids on the block in Washington Heights

An influx of children rejuvenates a Manhattan community

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Subway station damage snarls commute

Posted on August 29th, 2009 by Jennifer DePreist

Subway station damage snarls commute

A ceiling collapse forced subway riders onto shuttle buses.

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Living

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Twenty percent of the new development area will be reserved for affordable housing, according to the group’s proposal.

Politics

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Many Harlem residents consider these gates a part of the neighborhood’s history.

Religion

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

White supremacist fliers were left under the windshield wipers of cars parked overnight in Greenpoint, but officials say their message is protected under the First Amendment.