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NYC is for the Birds: Audubon Mural Project

August 17,2017 | By Sovereign Associates

Audubon Mural Project Locations Throughout NYC If you’re ever walking around Uptown and come across a massive mural of a bird, don't be surprised. The Audubon Mural Project was started to help raise awareness for endangered birds in the United States. The National Audubon Society was founded as a bird conservation organization in 1896. They have done conservation work all throughou...

Art Stroll: Gaga Pa'l Pueblo

August 10,2017 | By Sovereign Associates

Art Stroll: Gaga Pa’l Pueblo Every summer fun outdoor events pop up all over the city. Some are aimed at children, some are for adults, and there are ones targeted towards seniors. But some are set up so that any person who breathes will be able to enjoy themselves. One of these summer favorites is the Gaga Pa’l Pueblo in Fort Tryon Park. Every summer this one of a kind event is pu...

Compost, Compost, Compost!

August 4,2017 | By Sovereign Associates

Being a city of over 8 million people can make it seem hard to do things like gardening and composting, which are much easier in neighborhoods where everyone has their own backyard. The NYC Sanitation Department is working to change this perception. No matter where you are or what your living situation, they are making it possible for everyone to compost and to help fuel urban gardening. One of...

The People’s Theatre—Fun in the Sun

July 18,2017 | By Sovereign Associates

The People’s Theatre—Fun in the Sun https://www.forttryonparktrust.org/event/theatre-fun-in-the-sun/2017-07-18/ Most people, at some point in their childhood, end up getting pulled in to some sort of school theatre project. A few of those kids will fall in love with theatre and become the next George Clooney or Amy Schumer, but most of us enjoy it while it lasts but move on to o...

6th Annual Dominican Film Festival

July 12,2017 | By Sovereign Associates

The 6th Annual Dominical Film Festival is kicking off its 2017 season by honoring Latina actress, Dascha Polanco. The festival is showing movies directed by and regarding prominent and upcoming Dominican directors. They’re overarching goal is to emphasize and grow the economic and cultural relationship between the United States and the Dominican Republic. They hope to represent life in not o...

Renting in NYC: Focus on Morningside Heights

July 11,2017 | By Sovereign Associates

Neighborhood Morningside Heights is an area that is generally considered to include the areas south of 125th Street, west of Amsterdam Ave., north of 110th Street and extends west to the Hudson River. Columbia University, the Manhattan School of Music, Barnard College, Bank Street College of Education and Teachers College are amongst the educational institutions within the Morningside Heigh...

A Walk on the Riverside

July 7,2017 | By Sovereign Associates

Riverside Park We’ve all had those days when it’s a beautiful, sunny day outside, but we can’t seem to figure out what to do, we’re stuck in a rut. So here’s an idea, visit Riverside Park, stretching from 72nd to 158th streets along the Hudson. Begin your journey at the Northern end of the Park and spend your day slowly making your way down. Start your day at Rive...