Posts Tagged ‘Apt 78’

Here Stays the Neighborhood: In Washington Heights, Bodega Pizza Spins Thin-Crust Pies | Village Voice

Here Stays the Neighborhood: In Washington Heights, Bodega Pizza Spins Thin-Crust Pies | Village Voice

By Zachary Feldman Among the tags, sketches, and declarations of love permanently scrawled in Sharpie on Bodega Pizza’s bathroom walls, one customer’s optimistic sentiment reads, “This proves that gentrification comes & goes but culture remains forever.” It’s a contemplative assessment of the lively pie parlor, a longtime dream of Washington Heights resident Jose Morales. Until […]


Bodega Pizza In Washington Heights Fires Up Great Pies | Gothamist

Bodega Pizza In Washington Heights Fires Up Great Pies | Gothamist

by Scott Lynch THE VIBE Heading up to 190th Street on the A train, my fear was that Bodega Pizza, brand new in Washington Heights, would be one of those gimmicky restaurants that cater to a neighborhood’s newcomers, while hiding behind an homage of sorts in the misguided hope of gaining a little street cred […]


At a Santo Domingo Hair Salon, Rethinking an Ideal Look | NY Times

At a Santo Domingo Hair Salon, Rethinking an Ideal Look | NY Times

By SANDRA E. GARCIA On my first trip back to the Dominican Republic in 10 years, as I wandered down the streets of La Zona Colonial, I noticed how their names were weighted with history. Calle de las Damas, a street made specifically for the wives and daughters of noblemen from colonial times to walk […]


When cool closes shop | Manhattan Times

When cool closes shop | Manhattan Times

Story by Sherry Mazzocchi Last week, Northern Manhattan residents uttered a collective groan. APT.78 was closing its doors. Forever. After contentious battles with the NYPD and Community Board 12, owner José Morales has decided to close up shop. On Instagram, he thanked his loyal following and announced that the lively cafe’s last day would be […]


11/14/15: 2nd Annual Quisqueya Heights Symposium – Like A Boss: Talking Shop With Young Latino Entrepreneurs

11/14/15: 2nd Annual Quisqueya Heights Symposium - Like A Boss: Talking Shop With Young Latino Entrepreneurs

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) The 2nd Annual Quisqueya Heights Symposium is going down at the venerable United Palace on Saturday, November 14th from 3 pm to 6pm. Aptly titled Like A Boss: Talking Shop With Young Latino Entrepreneurs, the event will hone in on young Uptown entrepreneurs who are doing big things in their respective […]


3/4/14: So You Can Hear Me @ Apt 78

3/4/14: So You Can Hear Me @ Apt 78

Few artists are predicted to succeed or have longevity in their careers after their first-ever theatrical production. Following her 2013 solo debut, So You Can Hear Me, it was clear that Safiya Martinez was one of those rare gems. Theatergoers and critics alike were immediately captivated by this unknown performer and were left wondering where […]


Word At 4F 1 Year Anniversary @ Apt 78

Word At 4F 1 Year Anniversary @ Apt 78

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Uptown Restaurant to Host Panel on Farm-to-Table Food Movement | DNAinfo

Uptown Restaurant to Host Panel on Farm-to-Table Food Movement | DNAinfo

By Nigel Chiwaya WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — Northern Manhattan’s embrace of the organic food movement will take center stage next week as chefs from across the city gather uptown to talk food. A panel discussion called “The Uptown Food Movement” will bring six chefs to the Washington Heights restaurant Apt. 78 on Dec. 10. James Moran […]


Uptown Video: Flavor In Your Ear Featuring J.Morales

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Uptown Tonight: Up & Up Foundation Kick Off For Autism @ Apt 78

Uptown Tonight: Up & Up Foundation Kick Off For Autism @ Apt 78

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Elixir Profiles: Carolina “Miss Rizos” Contreras

Elixir Profiles: Carolina "Miss Rizos" Contreras

BY Eileen Z. Fuentes (@EileenZFuentes) Over a decade ago, when I first decided to leave my hair in it’s natural kinky state and free of chemical relaxers, the response from many in my mostly-Dominican community was outright negative. If you didn’t notice, hair and beauty are a big deal in Washington Heights and the fact […]


Apt 78’s Summer Series Kicks Off Tomorrow

Apt 78's Summer Series Kicks Off Tomorrow

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Q. Last year’s summer series really changed the musical landscape Uptown. What was the motivation for this year? A. I really just wanted to take the series to another level. The reaction to it last year was incredible; I knew then that if we could bring in next-level deejays, we could […]


UC Exclusive: Juan Bago & O’s “VivaPoru” – Teaser

UC Exclusive: Juan Bago & O’s "VivaPoru" - Teaser

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Que Lo Que @ Apt 78 Goes Down This Sunday

Que Lo Que @ Apt 78 Goes Down This Sunday

Oh snap, Que Lo Que goes down this Sunday at Apt 78 (4447 Broadway). If you have not been to a Que Lo Que fiesta you are missing out on something monumental. Que Lo Que is akin to an old-school house party with nothing but classic 80’s Merengue, Salsa, Bolero, Bachata & a Live Tipico […]


UC Exclusive: Juan Bago & O’s Hooked On Hookah

UC Exclusive: Juan Bago & O's Hooked On Hookah

What better way to start the weekend than with a Juan Bago & O exclusive. Here it is folks. This song sounds like a summer anthem already, Hooked On Hookah. Video coming soon. Stay tuned…. We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com. [subscribe2]


Throw Back Thursdays: Happy Birthday Jon Michaud!

Throw Back Thursdays: Happy Birthday Jon Michaud!

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Due to the fact that the UC has over 2 years of super awesome content, picking the Throwback Thursdays post is pretty difficult. Then it hit me, my good friend and author of When Tito Loved Clara, Jon Michaud, has a birthday today. This post would serve the dual role of […]


Behind the Scenes with Juan Bago & O

From what we hear, the dynamic duo of Juan Bago and O are preparing a barrage of awesomeness that will be unleashed very soon. With that said, check out some behind the scenes footage of what’s on deck. We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at […]


Que Lo Que @ Apt 78 Goes Down This Sunday

Que Lo Que @ Apt 78 Goes Down This Sunday

Oh snap, Que Lo Que goes down this Sunday at Apt 78 (4447 Broadway). If you have not been to a Que Lo Que fiesta you are missing out on something monumental. Que Lo Que is akin to an old-school house party with nothing but classic 80’s Merengue, Salsa, Bolero, Bachata & a Live Tipico […]


Industry Wednesdays @ Apt 78 Presents Nicole of Nina Sky Tonight

Industry Wednesdays @ Apt 78 Presents Nicole of Nina Sky Tonight

Apt 78 continues to push the envelope every Wednesday night with some of NYC’s biggest DJ’s. This week they present to you NICOLE of “NINA SKY”. If you never heard her SPIN at Griffin NYC or Gramercy Theater NYC you have your chance to hear her rock out to some amazing music at APT.78 (4447 […]


The Bago Bunch 2 Year Anniversary Bash @ Apt 78 – The Video

Video by Art By Dj Boy (@ArtByDjBoy) Check out: Pics From The Bago Bunch Mixer @ Dyckman Bar We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com. [subscribe2]


The Bago Bunch 2 Year Anniversary Brunch Goes Down This Saturday @ Apt 78

The Bago Bunch 2 Year Anniversary Brunch Goes Down This Saturday @ Apt 78

Check it out: Pics From The Bago Bunch Mixer @ Dyckman Bar We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com. [subscribe2]


Behind the Scenes of Melanie Fiona’s Vibe Vixen Photo Shoot @ Apt 78

Behind the Scenes of Melanie Fiona’s Vibe Vixen Photo Shoot @ Apt 78

Once again, the awesome Briana E. Heard  works her magic Uptown. Click here for more pics. VIBE VIXEN COVER SHOOT [MELANIE FIONA] from [ r2:studios ] on Vimeo. Check out: Vibe’s Sexy St. Patrick’s Day Shoot @ Piper’s Kilt We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us […]


Women’s Appreciation Day Bash ft Jazzy Joyce Tonight @ Apt 78

Women's Appreciation Day Bash ft Jazzy Joyce Tonight @ Apt 78

Apt 78 (4447 Broadway) is having an all-out Women’s Appreciation Day bash tomorrow. The one and only DJ Jazzy Joyce will be on the wheels of steel. Our good friend Ami V will there doing her nail art thing, free make-up and oh yeah, open bar from 8 to 10 pm courtesy of Qreme. What […]


#LinSanity Rages Uptown

#LinSanity Rages Uptown

The good folks over at Republica Update put together this awesome video of the Linsanity that is taking over New York City and the rest of the world. CHURCH OF #LINSANITY from República on Vimeo. We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com. [subscribe2]

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