Category archives for: Inwood

Meet the 2012 Vendy Awards Finalists: The Best of NYC Street Food [video]

Vendy Awards NY 2012

What are the secrets behind the top street food vendors in New York City?

NYC: Mayor Bloomberg Wants to Expand Restaurant Grading System to Food Carts

Elham Mogales's hot dog cart set up for operation on West 60th Street and Broadway.

“I love to eat from the street vendors too,” Bloomberg said.

NYC: Family Still Slings Dominican “Chimis” in Inwood

Three generations of the Cruz family make chimis in Inwood. Here are three Manuel Cruzs, from left, grandson, grandfather and father.

Manuel Cruz opened his chimi, or Dominican-style hamburger, truck in 1987, he never expected to still be slinging the neighborhood favorite late into his 70s.