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SCHOOL GROUPS TO PLAY FREE CONCERTS IN LINCOLN CENTER PLAZA

West Side Rag - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 08:36
Lincoln Center is welcoming dozens of school groups from around the world to play free concerts in Josie Robertson Plaza in the middle
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How to Get Into a UWS Middle School if Your Child Opts Out of State Testing

UWS News - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 07:35
How to Get Into a UWS Middle School if Your Child Opts Out of State Testing

Four out of 20 schools with middle school grades consider state test scores in their applications.

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How to Get Into a UWS Middle School if Your Child Opts Out of State Testing

UWS News - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 07:35
How to Get Into a UWS Middle School if Your Child Opts Out of State Testing

Four out of 20 schools with middle school grades consider state test scores in their applications.

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12 Things to Do in Your New York City Neighborhood This Week

UWS News - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 11:17
12 Things to Do in Your New York City Neighborhood This Week

Watch Anderson Cooper interview his mom, attend an adult spelling bee and catch a comedy troupe show.

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12 Things to Do in Your New York City Neighborhood This Week

UWS News - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 11:17
12 Things to Do in Your New York City Neighborhood This Week

Watch Anderson Cooper interview his mom, attend an adult spelling bee and catch a comedy troupe show.

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'Batman V Superman's Knock-Down, Drag-Out Fight With The B.O.: Even Lower With $51.8M, -69% – Monday AM Update - Deadline

Lincoln Square News - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 10:39

Deadline

'Batman V Superman's Knock-Down, Drag-Out Fight With The B.O.: Even Lower With $51.8M, -69% – Monday AM Update
Deadline
Gotham hubs, such as Union Square and Lincoln Square where Eye In The Sky first opened, are doing more business than they were in the first frame. The film is playing heavily toward the smart and art groups, with some houses seeing double to triple ...

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TOURIST HELICOPTER TRIPS BANNED ON SUNDAYS, STARTING TODAY

West Side Rag - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 10:38
An agreement between the city and helicopter operators will impose new restrictions on the 'copter tours, including a
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I suffered from depression while modelling, reveals Cara Delevingne - PrameyaNews7

Lincoln Square News - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 10:03

PrameyaNews7

I suffered from depression while modelling, reveals Cara Delevingne
PrameyaNews7
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 21: Actress Cara Delevingne attends the 'Paper Towns' New York Premiere at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on July 21, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images) (photo: Dimitrios Kambouris). Los Angeles ...

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SCAFFOLDING CRASHES DOWN AMID HIGH WINDS

West Side Rag - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 10:01
The winds were nasty overnight from Saturday night through Sunday morning, with gusts of up to 60 mph expected. Ernie Fritz, who
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THE SINKHOLE OF 96TH STREET RETURNETH

West Side Rag - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 21:33
The intersection of 96th street and West End Avenue has had a troubling tendency to sink into the soft underbelly of New York City
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Report: Laser tag coming to vacant Washington Ave. property - PhillyVoice.com

Lincoln Square News - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 21:09

PhillyVoice.com

Report: Laser tag coming to vacant Washington Ave. property
PhillyVoice.com
Previously, the 240,682-square-foot building had been owned by New York developer Truong Dinh Tran, whose vision of a Vietnamese-inspired project never materialized. The report from Naked Philly, which has kept its ... Still, it's an encouraging sign ...

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Was Columbia University almost too late on Jim Engles? - SILive.com

Morningside Heights News - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 13:20

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Was Columbia University almost too late on Jim Engles?
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Engles takes over for Kyle Smith, who is leaving after five seasons in Morningside Heights, the last of which included 25 wins and a CollegeInsider.com Tournament championship. But the Lions program almost missed out on the ... Sources have told the ...

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'Divergent' Star Theo James Does Not Wish to Do Fantasy Films Anymore? - MStarsNews

Lincoln Square News - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 11:48

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'Divergent' Star Theo James Does Not Wish to Do Fantasy Films Anymore?
MStarsNews
(Photo : Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images) NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MARCH 14: Actors Shailene Woodley (L) and Theo James attend the New York premiere of 'Allegiant' at the AMC Lincoln Square Theater on March 14, 2016 in New York City. Theo James ...

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Harlem Honors Its Women & Girls

Morningside News - Wed, 03/16/2016 - 12:49

welcome-to-my-breakdownFrom artists to authors and activists, to our youngest and most vulnerable, Harlem has been shining a spotlight on its women and girls all this month. Angel of Harlem kicked off Women’s History Month with Art by Lady Millard; The Schomburg hosted its annual Women’s Jazz Festival, and the list goes on. In the midst of this commemorative time of the year, there are still many dates on the calendar celebrating the women and girls of our neighborhood and beyond. Here are a few wonderful Women’s History Month events you can catch over the next few weeks:


Believe in a Black Girl

Th, March 17, 2016 | 6pm
Harlem Hospital

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Black Women for Black Girls Giving Circle invites the public to an evening of conversation, inspiration, and sisterhood in celebration the official launch of Believe In A Black Girl℠ 2016 - a social media and fundraising campaign designed to reduce the challenges faced by black girls by moving the community to action in support of them. All proceeds from the event will be used by Black Women for Black Girls Giving Circle to fund initiatives that support the success of underserved black girls.  Harlem Hospital Mural Pavillion, 506 Malcolm X Boulevard, NYC | Learn more here: https://believeinablackgirl.splashthat.com


Women Empowered Entrepreneurs

Sat, March 19, 2016
| 2pm
Riverside Church

Enjoy an afternoon of shopping with several dynamic women artisans and entrepreneurs. The event takes place from 2-6pm and features Designs by Deb0, K.I. Jewelry by Melody, Hats by Kat, Sweet Octavia Accessories, Ashanti Fields, Vivian Bennett Jewelry, Laura Gadson quilts, Dolls by Ioni, and more. Riverside Church, 490 Riverside Drive, Suite 9T, NYC 10027 | See more HERE


Magdala: Stories From The Net & The Sea
Sat, March 19, 2016 | 6pm
La Maison d’Art

Join La Maison d’Art for an “Experimental Dance Theatre”performance. The production has been written and choreographed by Xio Evans and Marni Rice, with featured artwork by Tanya Torres that has been inspired by Mary Magdalene. La Maison d’ Art 259 West 132nd St., NYC 10027 | CLICK HERE for tickets and additional information.


Women Artists Salon – “Ask A Professional”
T, March 22, 2016 | 6pm
Rio II Gallery

The artists of “Women in the Heights – Transitions” invite you to join them as they share their their processes and visions followed by “Ask a Professional” where curator Andrea Arroyo will address questions on career development, professional practices and available artists’ opportunities. The event is free and open to the public, everyone is welcome! Rio II Gallery, 535 Riverside Drive, NYC 10031 |  See more HERE


Welcome to My Breakdown – book signing with author Benilde Little
Th, March 31, 2016 | 6pm
NiLu

Join NiLu  for an insightful evening with  national bestselling author Benilde Little to discuss her memoir Welcome to My Breakdown – her own journey caring for aging parents, raising children, marriage, depression, and climbing her way out. RSVP requested. NiLu, 191 Lenox Avenue, NYC 10026 | For more information and to RSVP CLICK HERE.


Black Girls National Conference
April 7-9
Columbia University

Black Girl Movement: A National Conference is a three-day gathering at Columbia University in New York City to focus on Black girls, cis, queer, and trans girls, in the United States. Bringing together artists, activists, educators, policymakers, and black girls leaders themselves, this first national conference on Black girls seeks to address the disadvantages that Black girls in the United States face, while creating the political will to publicly acknowledge their achievements, contributions, and leadership. On April 8th, the second day of the conference, panel discussions will be held throughout the day at MIST.  For information please email blackgirlmvmt@gmail.com

Happy Women’s History Month from Morningsider! Please let us know how you’re celebrating!