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Developer Behind Planned WaHi Skyscraper Gives Peek at New Park

The developer of the proposed Washington Heights skyscrapers laid out potential plans for Gorman Park.

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City Looks to Improve Dangerous Inwood Intersections

A CB12 committee voted to recommend the Department of Transportation's suggested changes to intersections.

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New Inwood Beer Garden Gets Community Board OK

Ouva Wine Bar and Beer Garden won approval from Community Board 12 for its liquor license application.

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Dr. Betty Shabazz May Have Washington Heights Street Corner Named After Her

The widow of Malcolm X may soon have a street corner named in honor of her work in upper Manhattan.

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Proposed Brazilian Restaurant Hits Rent Snag in Inwood

A group, which announced a plan to open a Brazilian eatery last year, allegedly owes $8,000 in back rent.

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Housing Forum Will Address Uptown Slumlords

A housing forum will be held on May 5 in order to address problems with landlords in Upper Manhattan.

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City Eyes Ways to Improve Safety at Greenway Entrance

The Department of Transportation said it would work with Community Board 12 to implement safety changes to the area.

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Residents Back Resolution to Strip WaHi Restaurant of Wine License

Residents who live near La Caridad said taking its license might make things more quiet in the area.

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Changes to Henry Hudson On-Ramp Too Dangerous, Residents Say

Residents say changes to a residential street that serves as an on-ramp to the Henry Hudson Parkway are dangerous.

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Outrage Over Decision to Close Geriatric Care Facility

Officials at New York-Presbyterian Hospital said they had no choice but to "consolidate" the geriatric practice.

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Developer of Proposed WaHi Skyscrapers Meets Community Board

CB12 members met with officials from Quadriad Realty Partners to further discuss plans for its skyscrapers in WaHi.

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New Inwood Beer Garden Gets Thumbs Up From Committee

Ouva Wine Bar and Beer Garden is one step closer to opening despite some community concern about noise.

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Community Clamors for Shorter Fence in High Bridge Renovation

Washington Heights residents believe a planned 8-foot safety fence on the High Bridge will be unnecessarily high.

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WaHi Community Board Meetings to be Translated into Spanish

Community Board 12 announced they will start using translation equipment.

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Dyckman Street Holdout Il Sole Agrees to Close Sidewalk Cafe Earlier

Il Sole owner Sandra Jaquez agreed to close the restaurant earlier, after the City Council voted to not renew her license.