Washington Heights

Entertainment
The colorful new trailer promises a film that highlights Latinx issues such as immigration and gentrification.
Politics
Tuesday June 28th was the Democratic Primary for Congressional Candidates in the state of New York. For the past year, since July 1, 2015, I was officially in the race for NY's 13th Congressional District, a formidable candidate for an historic seat held by Charles Rangel for the past 46 years, and prior to him, the late Rev Adam Clayton Powell, Jr, for more than three decades.
Politics
How exciting it is to be around for this moment in history. I was fortunate enough to serve with the first African American president of the USA, Barack Obama, and the woman most likely to be the first female President of the USA, Hillary Clinton.
Entertainment
James Franco is playing both twins. Maggie Gyllenhaal is not only starring opposite Franco, but she is a producer of the
Politics
On April 19th New Yorkers' have the chance to make Hillary Rodham Clinton the nominee of the Democratic Party. All of us New Yorkers, no matter where we live, whose hearts will always belong to New York, know they will do this resoundingly.
Religion
We can no longer ignore this crisis: religious radicalism. Now, more than ever, religious tolerance in all corners of the world is important. Where religious tolerance is not celebrated, radicalism breeds.
Women
I stand with President Obama's executive action issued today to require companies of 100+ to disclose pay according to gender. As a Congresswoman, I will fight for the Paycheck Fairness Act to pass, allowing women to further help in ensuring equal pay for equal work.
Los Angeles
Al Selvin knew a great city, train line, bike path, restaurant and musician when he saw it. I hope we will continue to make L.A. a city worthy of his blessed memory.
Comedy
Guy: Tapas joint in Washington Heights, how can I help you? The exchange (or lack thereof) continued. Me: ::sigh:: S-A-R
Food & Drink
When's the last time you had a heaping plate of mangu or a slice of bizcocho Dominicano?
New York
Carpenter is in her first year at TEP, which opened in 2009 with much national fanfare for its fresh ideas -- most prominently its promise to pay starting teachers $125,000 a year, 40 percent more than the city's starting rate.
Parenting
Having the opportunity to experience the arts helped me grow in an incredible way, and this is why it is important for me to expose my two kids to the arts whenever I can.
Politics
"It's not going to be a difficult election at all," Rangel said at the time. Espaillat, 59, suffered a narrow defeat to Rangel
New York
State Senator Adriano Espaillat introduced several pieces of legislation in the wake of the Lien attack, including bills
New York
Police said they are searching for the attacker, who Jarman said was dressed in a light blue thermal jacket, a red visor
New York
The rescuers used a ladder to stretch it across a fire escape. One of the men then used the ladder to walk across it and
Latino Voices
"Willie’s been out there at a number of events – a couple with me, some on his own," Thompson told HuffPost. "And the response
New York
The New York Post reports the prank was inspired by the abduction scene in the film "Old School" starring Will Ferrell. Mann