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  1. Officers Will Take Breaks From 911 Calls in New Community Policing ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | DNAInfo.com

    ... precincts involved in the pilot program, which will launch next month, are the 33rd and 34th precincts in Washington Heights and Inwood and the 100th and 101st precincts in Rockaway. Officials said the precincts were chosen because they had some ...

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  2. Hunt Mortgage Group Closes Seven FHA DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... 32 two-bedroom, one-bathroom units, and 14 three-bedroom, one-and-a-half bathroom apartments. Site A - Washington Heights Apartments. Hunt Mortgage Group provided a $22 million FHA loan for the refinance of Site A-Washington Heights Apartments, an ...

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  3. New Rochelle Man Charged with Attempted Murder Following Drive-By Shooting in Upper ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Rochelle Talk

    Joshua Monsanto, 21, of New Rochelle, NY was arrested early Saturday morning in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan along with a passenger in a car driven by Monsanto, Hugo Rodriguez, 19, of the Bronx. The pair were charged with attempted murder, criminal use of a firearm, criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment.

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  4. TeKay's Royal Couture at New York Fashion WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PR Log

    PRLog - Mar. 1, 2015 - MANHATTAN, N.Y. -- New York Fashion Week was elevated to 292 feet in the Heights of Manhattan this season... that is, the uptown Washington Heights district. On February 12th, TeKay Designs, a Houston, Texas based fashion label presented it's formal designs of evening and bridal gowns during the Uptown Fashion Week showcase in New York City.

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  5. Shocking report exposes neglect & abuse at Head Start schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | New York Post

    ... tables where kids ate, dolls, books, and nap cots. At the Children's Aid Society site at PS 152 in Washington Heights - which also runs Pre-K - inspectors reported a "rodent nest" inside a classroom wall, and a hole big enough for a child's hand to ...

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  6. Regilding New York's Gilded AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Star Tribune

    ... ritual, a particular fascination of the Gilded Age, I had been told to journey to the remotest fringe of Washington Heights and ascend a staircase into Sylvan Terrace, a cobblestoned lane of wooden houses from the 1880s. An ancient villa called the ...

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  7. Black Madam: Amber was like a walking billboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Philly.com

    ... admitted that she had no formal medical training, but said that she had been taught by a nurse in Washington Heights, N.Y. Windslowe said, while the money was good, her primary motivation for her injection business, was to make girls feel proud of ...

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  8. Black Madam: Amber Rose hired me to plump her posteriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... I've been doing this for years, I've done it to myself and my friends, and I was trained by a nurse up in Washington Heights (in New York City) back in 1995," Windslowe said Friday, explaining her credentials. On the stand Thursday, Windslowe said ...

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  9. Amber Rose Hired Me for Butt Injections, Black Madam TestifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Billboard

    ... I've been doing this for years, I've done it to myself and my friends, and I was trained by a nurse up in Washington Heights [in New York City] back in 1995," Windslowe said Friday, explaining her credentials. On the stand Thursday, Windslowe said ...

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  10. Black Madam: Amber Rose hired me for buttocks injectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Albany Times Union

    ... I've been doing this for years, I've done it to myself and my friends, and I was trained by a nurse up in Washington Heights (in New York City) back in 1995," Windslowe said Friday, explaining her credentials. On the stand Thursday, Windslowe said ...

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  11. All Not Aboard on Bus StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | NY City News Service

    Local leaders in Washington Heights blasted the developer behind the George Washington Bridge Bus Station renovation, charging it failed to hire local workers for the project, is not offering enough community space in the retail complex and is keeping locals in the dark about its plans.

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  12. Students question own role in participatory budgetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Columbia Spectator

    ... year to determine how to best use his discretionary budget for projects that would benefit the community. Washington Heights, Harlem, and a sliver of the Upper West Side. Potential projects funded by participatory budgeting funds include ...

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  13. Jesuit High School drama students flash mob the lunchroom, cause a stirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Oregonian

    ... the video they recorded, the idea was a success. The contemporary musical "In the Heights" is set in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York. The show opens Thursday, Feb. 26, at Jesuit High School, 9000 S.W. Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway, ...

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  14. Review: Future Brown Go For Broke on Guest-Stuffed Self-Titled DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Spin

    ... who bring their best to what often seems like otherwise unnavigable terrain. The best of the bunch is Washington Heights fireball Maluca on "VernA culo," a welcome return from the frequent Diplo and Robyn collaborator that finds him shooting ...

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  15. EXCLUSIVE: AG Schneiderman recovers cash in condo scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | New York Daily News

    ... New Yorkers who shelled out from $9,000 to $33,000 in down payments at the Rivas Travel Agency in Washington Heights, a local firm that helped market the condos for DA az. Many of those buyers never got the home they were promised. Others waited ...

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  16. Mayor de Blasio Goes to AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... and policy power plays set in. "The mayor and I have an excellent relationship," Cuomo told reporters in Washington Heights on Monday after delivering one of his many local presentations of his proposed budget. Cuomo argued, "appearances can be ...

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  17. 'Orange is the New Black' Actors to Join Play Readings at WaHi RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | DNAinfo.com

    ... is excited to bring staged readings to her adopted Uptown community. "I've kind of fallen in love with Washington Heights. I think it's a real crossroads of a neighborhood," she said. "It feels like old Manhattan to me." Low said the idea came about ...

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  18. On the Market: Overcrowded Subways Lead to Delays, But Ferries Face Ice Floe ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The New York Observer

    ... rush hour. A woman whom police allege stole thousands of dollars from families hoping to move into a new, Washington Heights affordable housing complex was arrested at JFK Monday on several counts of grand larceny, according to DNAInfo . Posing as a ...

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  19. Fake real estate agent charged in Manhattan rental scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 13WHAM

    ... available. Police say Ricardo promised would-be renters spots in an Academy Street building in Washington Heights that was undergoing renovations. In some cases, police say she even issued fake leases and bogus keys in exchange for cash deposits. ...

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  20. Cuomo Boasts of 30-Year Friendship With De Blasio Despite Public SpatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | DNAInfo.com

    Despite a history of public spats, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he and Mayor Bill de Blasio will go down in history as having the best political relationship between any governor and mayor - and he's willing to bet money on it. "This will be the best relationship between a mayor and governor in modern political history when all is said and done," Cuomo said at the Audubon Ballroom in Washington Heights.

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