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  1. IPods Help Soothe Patients With Dementia at Washington Heights Care CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | DNAinfo.com

    Joyce Lechner has trouble remembering where she went to college, which neighborhood she lives in or how long she has lived at the Isabella Geriatric Center , an Audubon Avenue residential care facility for seniors. "Frank was so kind to everybody," said Lechner, 83, who worked as a hat-check girl at Los Angeles' famous Villa Capri Restaurant, a favorite of the singer.

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  2. The Definitive Guide to NYC's Chinese-Latin American RestaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Village Voice

    ... as the neighborhoods have changed; the people who built them embrace retirement and old age. This year, Washington Heights lost the beloved Jimmy Oro, and Chelsea's seen the demise of La Nueva Rampa, La Chinita Linda, and Mi Chinita, to name a few. ...

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  3. Fort Washington Park Offers Spectacular ViewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NY1

    ... breathtaking river views. It's hard to believe it's all only steps away from the Henry Hudson Parkway in Washington Heights' Fort Washington Park. "Beautiful to be here in the city but to be in nature as well, so it's like you have the best of both ...

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  4. Schervier Nursing Care Center Names Andrea Weaver, RN, Director of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PRWeb

    ... She graduated from the Holy Name Medical Center School of Nursing in Teaneck, NJ. Originally from the Washington Heights section of Manhattan, she lives in the Riverdale section of the Bronx with her husband and two sons. About Bon Secours New York ...

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  5. Cuomo courts Hispanic voters at NYC ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Newsday

    ... criticized the outreach as coming too late into the governor's first term. At rallies in the Bronx and in Washington Heights -- one of which was disrupted by protesters -- Cuomo cast Astorino, the Westchester County executive, as "ultraconservative" ...

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  6. Family, Friends Remember Man Two Years After Fatal BeatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | NY1

    Family and friends gather in a Washington Heights church to remember a man who was killed two years ago this weekend. NY1 Mahsa Saeidi filed the following report.

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    Sunday Oct 19 | City of New York

    ... 10/16/14 at 9:40 PM. Following a prior suspension, C Train service has resumed in both directions between Washington Heights - 168th Street, MN and Euclid Avenue, BK. Expect residual delays. Notification issued 10/16/14 at 8:20 PM. Due to a rail ...

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  8. Hip-hop improv group brings high-octane riffs to new TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... if you just draw a blank? "There's no such thing," Miranda replies, walking his dog one recent morning in Washington Heights' Fort Tryon Park. "You just keep talking. You know, I feel like the faucet is on, and I'm just funneling the water. ...

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  9. Hip-hop improv group takes riffs to TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Groton Landmark

    ... if you just draw a blank? "There's no such thing," Miranda replies, walking his dog one recent morning in Washington Heights' Fort Tryon Park. "You just keep talking. You know, I feel like the faucet is on, and I'm just funneling the water. ...

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  10. 7 Places to Get Totally Creeped Out for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | DNAinfo.com

    Instead of getting lost in the crowds of Greenwich Village's Halloween parade, there are plenty of historic yet freaky sites to check out this Halloween. In Washington Heights sits the eerie Morris-Jumel Mansion, the oldest house in Manhattan that counts George Washington as a former resident.

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  11. Open House Agenda: 3 Condos to See This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | DNAinfo.com

    ... rise, they are scarce, representing roughly a quarter of the city's inventory. 4260 Broadway, Apt. 406, Washington Heights 3 Bedrooms/2 Baths Condo Approximately 822 square feet $539,000 Common Charges: $555.03 per month Real Estate Taxes: $430.40 ...

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  12. Transit Wireless to Start Phase 3 of NYC Subway ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Phone Scoop

    ... to Flushing Main Street Station in Queens, as well as stations in Lower Manhattan, West Harlem, and Washington Heights throughout 2015. Transit Wireless' project has seven phases in total, which will eventually bring connectivity to all 277 subway ...

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  13. Lower Manhattan Subway Stations to Get Wireless Service in 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Washington Post

    Subway stations in lower Manhattan will get mobile-phone coverage next year as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority extends its plan to blanket its network with wireless service. The Fulton Street stop is among 39 new stations to be ready by next spring, also including locations in west Harlem and Washington Heights, according to a statement today from New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's office.

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  14. Alexander Wang For H&M: See The Entire Lookbook NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lucky

    Click through to see-and starting November 6, shop!-every single piece in the Alexander Wang for H&M collection. Tonight, Alexander Wang is set to debut his much-anticipated H&M collaboration before a gaggle of editors, It girls and fashion fixtures in New York City's Washington Heights neighborhood.

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  15. Spanish-Language In the Heights to Premiere in Dominican RepublicRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Playbill

    A Spanlish-language production of the Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights , which brings to life the characters of New York City's Washington Heights neighborhood, will premiere in November at the Palacio de Bellas Artes in Santo Domingo. Featuring a Tony-nominated book by Quiara AlegriI a Hudes and a Tony-winning score by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the pop and hip-hop musical tells the story of a bodega owner from the Dominican Republic chasing the American Dream in New York City.

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  16. On the Market: A.G. Claims 75% of Airbnb Listings Are IllegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The New York Observer

    ... apartment has kept many tenants from seeking bankruptcy protection. The Hudson Heights section of Washington Heights used to be the kind of neighborhood where there was "one old bar, and one old florist, and the rest was bodegas, or closed." Now, ...

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  17. Celebrate Cartoons With $8 Tattoos and Cocktails at Village FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | DNAinfo.com

    ... Picture Show on the Lower East Side and a pinball tournament and multiple youth sports award shows in Washington Heights - worked with the Village Alliance business improvement district to plan the cartoon festival. Restaurants and bars along Eighth ...

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  18. BWW Reviews: Viva Piazzolla Invigorates at The Shabazz CenterRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    From Washington Heights with love, Uruguayan tango pianist Polly Ferman invited a warm audience to her neighborhood for the second night of the "Shall We Tango?" festival, titled Viva Piazzolla , a special concert featuring virtuosic violinist Eddy Marcano. Through her charismatic eloquence, Ferman introduced the six-piece ensemble, including double bassist Jos Puentes, accordionist and violinist Jos "Pepe" Saglimbeni, percussionist Yilmer Vivas, maracas player and guitarist Manuel Rangel, and Dino Dinelli on piano.

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  19. Cuomo, Astorino Among Elected Officials to March in Columbus Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | NY1

    ... time," Cuomo said. Astorino put his own spin on it, saying while the governor is out of town, he'll be in Washington Heights speaking to Latinos in English and Spanish, which he speaks fluently. "He can go bathe on the island of Puerto Rico and the ...

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  20. Astorino Jabs Cuomo on Planned Overseas TripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2012 | Your News Now

    ... time," Cuomo said. Astorino put his own spin on it, saying while the governor is out of town, he'll be in Washington Heights speaking to Latinos in English and Spanish, which he speaks fluently. "He can go bathe on the island of Puerto Rico and the ...

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