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Reaction To Sentencing In Gang-Related Murder In Harlem

gang members fron jailed1On Friday, Manhattan Justice Edward McLaughlin sentenced Taylonn Murphy Jr. to 50 years to life for the 2011 murder of Walter Sumter. Murphy was also convicted of conspiracy, robbery and weapons charges. Continue Reading →

Harlem Teachers, Students, Parents Walkout Over Principal Who ‘Nearly Destroyed School’

walkout25n-1-webAngered that a new principal has abandoned their school’s progressive approach to learning, dozens of students, parents and educators staged a raucous classroom walkout from an East Harlem elementary school Friday morning. Continue Reading →

The Bluetooth Speaker Of The Harlem Summer

radio for harlem summer1This speaker is rugged. It’s water-resistant. And it fits in the palm of your hand.

It’s practically begging you to play hooky and adventure as hard as you can. Continue Reading →

The Most Expensive Home In Harlem $11 Million

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The Most Expensive Home In Harlem this month is this wonderful 19,370 square foot have a total of 18 residential units, 18 beds, and two commercial spaces right in the heart of central Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Big L’s Accused Murderer Fatally Shot And Killed in Harlem

bigl in harlemBig L (pictured on left) whose birth name was Lamont Coleman was shot nine times in the face and chest on February 15, 1999, ending the talented MC’s life and career at 24-years-old. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Rangel Stands Up By Sitting In

By Rep. Charles Rangel

This week I have never felt more honored to be a member of the Democratic Party as we participated in a historic sit-in on the House floor against gun violence. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: It’s Time for Summer Leisure and Learning

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaBy NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña

Summertime brings opportunities to cheer on friends at neighborhood baseball games, visit a local playground or community pool, venture to the beach or enjoy a block party.  Continue Reading →

Man Dies After Shooting In Harlem, New York

harlem shootingsA man died in shootings in Harlem, New York, late Thursday, witnesses and police said. Continue Reading →

5 Of The Best Places For Coffee In Harlem

269058_vKEq04kxowi9LL_STCqWf5Z2Lwz9UzSF2P0eUk8fzoAWhat topped the list? We asked its coffee lovers across out platforms to vote on the most memorable coffee they have ever had in Harlem. On the flip check out the places in Harlem that made the cut. Continue Reading →

E. Lynn Harris: Remembering His Writing…Just As It Was

e-lynn-harris in harlem1By Eartha Watts-Hicks

In the early nineties, long before the term “down low” was ever coined, Invisible Life (and soon after, Just As I Am) caught the attention of readers everywhere. Continue Reading →