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NYC Fails on COVID Testing in Hard-Hit Inwood, Residents Charge

There are no longer any city-run brick-and-mortar testing or vaccination sites above West 181st Street. And the van that serves the area isn’t enough for more than 87,000 residents, local leaders say.

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PHOTOS: Manhattan Seniors Get Their Shot at Hope as COVID-19 Vaccinations Hit Home

Take an inside look at second-dose day at Wien House. On display: the efforts of health care workers and staff — and the human bonds forged helping some of New York’s most vulnerable residents.

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Privately Managed City Parks Tennis Courts Lunge Ahead of Phase 3 Reopening

Some players make a racket after Riverside Park reopens some courts while most city public tennis remains padlocked until at least July 6.

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Curfew Confusion: Some ‘Essential’ Medical Workers Can’t Cross Police Barricades

A Manhattan hospital employee described how a 20-minute drive turned into two-hour odyssey, thanks to State Police and the NYPD. He’s apparently not alone.

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Senior Centers Scramble to Serve Hungry Elders Staying Home Over Coronavirus

To get a free hot lunch, elderly New Yorkers vulnerable to infection must decide whether to risk joining the crowd — spurring calls for a Plan B.

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Judge Nixes Inwood Rezoning, Siding With Locals Against Mayoral Building Plan

Decision requires the city to reboot neighborhood review with consideration of local concerns — including potential tenant displacement.

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Embattled Community Board Leader Steps Aside After Bias Case

Richard Lewis withdrew from the chairmanship of Manhattan Community Board 12 following an investigation that found he displayed gender bias.

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Counting on Old Uptown Playbook for Citywide Census Success

In 2010, Washington Heights and Inwood had the city’s best response rate. Officials are looking to replicate the magic amid Census 2020’s challenges.

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La Marina Cleared to Reopen With New Identity and Ownership

A bankruptcy battle over the uptown venue ends with transfer to the operator of Brother Jimmy’s barbecue chain — and a vow for end-of-summer debut.

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La Marina Closes in on Reopening Under Brother Jimmy’s

The Inwood waterfront hotspot nears emerging from bankruptcy amid hopes of a late- summer rebirth — if the city’s Parks Department approves.


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‘La Marina’ Owners Lose Hold Over Dyckman Street Docks

The working marina will be under city control following a judge’s order. The restaurant’s future, however, remains murky as the summer season begins.

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City Tries to Sink La Marina Reopening Plan

The owners of the embattled Inwood hotspot hope to return by Memorial Day. But in bankruptcy court, city lawyers say they want them gone for good.