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CHEAP DATE NIGHT ALERT: CINEMA PARADISO IN A COMMUNITY GARDEN

West Side Rag - Wed, 08/03/2016 - 13:12
The West Side Community Garden on 89th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam is hosting two free movie nights this summer
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NINE-APARTMENT BUILDING ON WEST END WILL BECOME SINGLE-FAMILY MANSION

West Side Rag - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 21:19
The owner of a townhouse on West End Avenue between 76th and 77th Street is converting it back into a single-family mansion from a
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LINDA ROSENTHAL HOLDING SERIES OF HYPER-LOCAL TOWN HALL MEETINGS

West Side Rag - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 21:18
State assemblymember Linda Rosenthal is holding a series of town hall meetings covering sections of her district, with the first
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GUY ON CRUTCHES WANTED FOR BURGLARIES ON WEST 56TH

West Side Rag - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 20:09
Police are looking for the man shown above for a series of burglaries at 320 West 56th Street. If you have information, call the detective listed on the flyer.
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OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: MEXIKOSHER, EUROPAN CAFE, SUPER RUNNERS SHOP, MORE

UWS Openings and Closings - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 10:47
A "Top Chef" is about to open a new restaurant on the Upper West Side that's both Kosher and Mexican, and allegedly very tasty.
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OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: MEXIKOSHER, EUROPAN CAFE, SUPER RUNNERS SHOP, MORE

UWS Openings and Closings - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 10:47
A "Top Chef" is about to open a new restaurant on the Upper West Side that's both Kosher and Mexican, and allegedly very tasty.
Categories: Blogs, News

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: MEXIKOSHER, EUROPAN CAFE, SUPER RUNNERS SHOP, MORE

West Side Rag - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 10:47
A "Top Chef" is about to open a new restaurant on the Upper West Side that's both Kosher and Mexican, and allegedly very tasty.
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SILVER STARS FITNESS: 11 WAYS TO STAY FIT AFTER THE AGE OF 50! (SPONSORED)

West Side Rag - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 10:34
All it takes is a visit to your local gym, and you will see people engaged in many different types of training programs. Most of the programs
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FIRST NEW CITI BIKE RACK IS INSTALLED AND THERE’S ALREADY A PROTEST

West Side Rag - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 17:52
That didn't take long! Motivate, the owner of Citi Bike, began installing the new bike docks in the neighborhood on Monday. But already
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RENT-STABILIZED TENANT WHO WAS BANNED FROM GYM GETS $20K PAYDAY

West Side Rag - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 09:15
Denied access to her building's gym, Jean Green Dorsey can burn off some calories on her way to the bank. Her building now owes her $20,000.
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MORNING BULLETIN: NATIONAL NIGHT OUT, GET CHEAP BROADWAY TICKETS, CENTRAL PARK MUGGER SENTENCED

West Side Rag - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 08:56
August 1, 2016 Weather: Chance of rain and high of 79 degrees.
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21 Years of Family Fun for the Holiday

Morningside News - Fri, 07/01/2016 - 09:21

The children who participated in the first  July 4th Harlem Children’s Parade have graduated from college and are, perhaps, even enjoying Uptown Battle of the Bars right now. The Independence Day festivity has endured the welcoming, returning, and growing up of thousands of Harlem kids over the past two decades. After all,  fire trucks and hot summer water play (now replete with yoga!) never go out of style. The day starts at 10am at 115th Street & Morningside and includes fire truck rides, fire truck spray after the parade, prizes for best decorated bikes and scooters, and snacks for the kids. Parade line-up begins at 10:45am, and the fun ensues all day.

This year’s event is hosted by Vincent Morgan and Shola Lynch, and has been sponsored by HarlemNOW, Harlem4Kids, Land Yoga, and Harlem Park to Park. All are welcome. Don’t forget your swimsuit and water shoes!

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Photos courtesy of Harlem Park to Park
See more HERE

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Go Fast or Fast(ish) with Harlem’s New Run Club

Morningside News - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 23:20

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Harlem has its very own sprinting run club and anyone is welcome to join!

We.Go.Fast(ish)  was founded by Marcel Dinkins, CPT, and offers “common sense cardio” workouts that have been professionally designed  help participants reach optimum levels of strength, speed, and fitness. Marcel is a certified trainer and fitness nutrition specialist. “I place considerable importance on strength, both physical and emotional,” she shares on her website, sheikfitness.com. “Knowing that I am so much stronger than my obstacles that I am so much stronger than my challenges is what continues to catapult me toward my next adventure.”

Marcel invites you to join her on at least one of those adventures every Wednesday night for a fulfilling fast or fast(ish) run. The club is open to all levels and meets Wednesday evenings at 6:45pm on the corner of 120th Street & Lenox Ave.

Join We.Go.Fast(ish) HERE, meet them on the avenue, or contact sheikfitness@gmail.com for more information.

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