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The Battle of Harlem Heights was fought during the New York and...

wikipedia - 16 Sep 2016
The Battle of Harlem Heights was fought during the New York and New Jersey campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The action took place in what is now the Morningside Heights and east into the future Harlem neighborhoods of northwestern Manhattan Island in what is now New York City on September 16, 1776.
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Inside Alexander Hamilton's first Revolutionary War battle

Salon - 04 Sep 2017
After sailing up the East River, Howe's forces landed at Kip's Bay, around nine miles southeast of Harlem Heights, on a Sunday that Washington never forgot. What happened at Kip's Bay was an alarming reminder of what could also happen on the island's ...
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Subway riders team up to stop crazed knife-wielding mugger

New York Post - 02 Sep 2017
It was just after 6 a.m. when Jamel Purnell, 39, decided to turn the southbound C train in Harlem into his own personal ATM machine, flashing a knife and demanding cash from sleepy-eyed riders, police said. “I was half-asleep and ...
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Where Are All the Monuments to the Progressive Americans?

Common Dreams - 16 Sep 2017
The name of progressive philosopher and school reformer John Dewey adorns public schools in Denver; New York City; Warrensville Heights, Ohio; Flint, Michigan and elsewhere, but there are no statues with Dewey's likeness. A sculpture of urban reformer ...
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Reconstruction Project Narrows Traffic On Harlem Avenue

Journal & Topics Newspapers Online - 26 Aug 2017
The Harlem Avenue reconstruction project started in March. The work includes: new and upgraded water main system; existing sanitary and storm sewer repairs; additional storm drains added at key locations; upgraded traffic signals, with pedestrian push ...
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Where Are The Monuments To Real American Heroes?

The National Memo (blog) - 18 Sep 2017
The current controversy over whether to dismantle statues of some prominent Confederate figures is a battle over whom we admire and consider as heroes. It is also a battle over who ...
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Community calendar: Sept. 16

The Saratogian - 15 Sep 2017
SARATOGA BATTLE ANNIVERSARY: Come explore the lives of men, women, and children of the Revolutionary War and mark the 240th anniversary of the Battles of Saratoga. Learn the soldiers' musket drill, hear cannon and musket firings, smell the aromas of ...
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Community calendar: Sept. 15

The Saratogian - 15 Sep 2017
SARATOGA BATTLE ANNIVERSARY: Come explore the lives of men, women, and children of the Revolutionary War and mark the 240th anniversary of the Battles of Saratoga. Learn the soldiers' musket drill, hear cannon and musket firings, smell the aromas of ...
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Где провести время с пользой в Нью-Йорке

В Новом Свете - 14 Sep 2017
212-757-0981. Фестиваль. Family Day: Battle of Harlem Heights. Morris-Jumel Mansion, 65 Jumel Terrace. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Парад. The German-American Steuben Parade. 5 Ave., между 65 и 86 St. 12:00 pm. Перформанс. Lincoln Center's La Casita.
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Community calendar: Sept. 14

The Saratogian - 14 Sep 2017
SARATOGA BATTLE ANNIVERSARY: Come explore the lives of men, women, and children of the Revolutionary War and mark the 240th anniversary of the Battles of Saratoga. Learn the soldiers' musket drill, hear cannon and musket firings, smell the aromas of ...
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WHAT'S GOING ON

Our Time Press - 25 Aug 2017
He represents Harlem, Inwood and Washington Heights, a diverse ethnic constituency. ...
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Carole Owens: Fulfilling our duty to people, history

Berkshire Eagle (subscription) - 21 Aug 2017
Before the Pollock family lived on the hill, during the Revolutionary War, it was the site of the Battle of Harlem Heights. In early morning on September 16, 1776 an American patrol met a British light infantry unit. A fight ensued. The British were ...
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Community calendar: Sept. 11

The Saratogian - 11 Sep 2017
SARATOGA BATTLE ANNIVERSARY: Come explore the lives of men, women, and children of the Revolutionary War and mark the 240th anniversary of the Battles of Saratoga. Learn the soldiers' musket drill, hear cannon and musket firings, smell the aromas of ...
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Tracing 350 Years of Harlem's Ever-Shifting Boundaries

Curbed NY - 20 Aug 2015
Harlem became a key site for George Washington during the war, and in September 1776, the area now called Manhattanville—then known as Hollow Way—saw some of the action in the Battle of Harlem Heights. It's an ironic name for the battle, considering ...
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One of America's first—and most memorable—spies: Nathan Hale

SOFREP (press release) (subscription) - 27 Apr 2017
In 1776, George Washington sought out a volunteer to infiltrate enemy lines prior to the Battle of Harlem Heights in New York. A Yale-educated captain from Connecticut's 19th Regiment of the Continental Army stepped up. His name was Nathan Hale.

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