Glenn Hunter Talks Harlem History On The Danny Tisdale Show
Danai Gurira Talks “Black Panther” At Build
Tamron Hall And Dr. Michael Eric Dyson Hosts National CARES Mentoring Movement Gala 2018

Actress, William Randolph Hearst Lover And Harlemite Marion Davies,1897 – 1961

Marion Cecilia Davies (née Douras, January 3, 1897 – September 22, 1961) was an American film actress, producer, screenwriter, and philanthropist. Continue Reading →

Teen Stabbed In Sneaker Deal Gone Wrong In Harlem

PX11 reports that it was a sneaker deal gone wrong after a teen was stabbed at a subway stop in Harlem Friday. Continue Reading →

Yara Shahidi On What It Means For Her “To Be a Black Girl”

By Yara Shahidi for Google Arts & Culture

To be a black girl is to be one of the reasons the universe thrives.

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Raoul Peck Talks “The Young Karl Marx” At Build

Written and directed by director of “I’m Not Your Negro,” about Harlem’s James Baldwin Raoul Peck, “The Young Karl Marx” follows a 26-year-old writer, researcher and radical named Karl Marx as he embarks, with his wife Jenny, on the road to exile in an age that has created both new prosperity and new problems. Continue Reading →

“The Man With The Sawed-Off Leg And Other Tales Of A New York City Block” In Harlem

These Harlem homes stand proudly gazing across the Hudson River at the cliffs of New Jersey. Their brows are marked by ornamental pediments. Continue Reading →

Stream The “Complete” John Coltrane 94 Hour Playlist, From Harlem To Mars (Audio)

In a contrarian take on the legacy of John Coltrane on the 50th anniversary of his death last year, Zack Graham at GQ did not recommend Giant Steps nor A Love Supreme nor Blue Train nor My Favorite Things as the most important album in the artist’s career, but a record most casual jazz fans may never encounter, and which even the hardest-core Coltrane fans never heard in his lifetime. Continue Reading →

The Center for Urban Community Services Files Plans To Build 12-Story In Harlem

Patch reports that a Harlem-based nonprofit has filed plans to construct a 12-story building in the neighborhood that would contain more than 100 residential dwelling units, according to development plans filed with the city Department of Buildings. Continue Reading →

Rihanna’s FENTY x PUMA Are Harlem Sneaker Chic

These FENTY x PUMA Cracked Creeper sneakers are perfect statement makers, easily worn with jeans for that cool and comfortable chic. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat’s Statement Following Today’s Indictment Of Russian Operatives

Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat, released the following statement on indictments issued by Special Counsel Robert Mueller against 13 Russian nationals and three Russian groups accused of interfering with the 2016 U.S. elections: Continue Reading →

Get Ready With The “Experts Tip Session” To Buy Your First Home In Harlem

The first step towards buying a home should be exciting and informative. Presented by Karen Gastiaburo and Leanne Stella The Percent for Art Real Estate Team at Halstead Harlem help you navigate the process. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Norman Rockwell, An American Master, 1894 – 1978

Norman Perceval Rockwell (February 3, 1894 – November 8, 1978) was a 20th-century American painter and illustrator. Continue Reading →

James Beard Award Possibly Awarded To Harlem’s Fried Chicken King

Harlem’s king of fried chicken could soon be crowned the king of New York. Charles Gabriel, the chef and owner at Charles’ Country Pan Fried Chicken, was named a semifinalist Thursday for a 2018 James Beard Award. Continue Reading →

Permits Filed For Development In Harlem

New York Yimby reports that permits have been filed for a 12-story building at 314 West 127th Street, in Harlem, Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Winter Storm Watch From Harlem To Hollis

The National Weather Service has issued a statement a heavy snow warning with accumulations of 4-7″ possible from February 17th, at 7PM to the 18th at 7AM, 2018. Continue Reading →

Ex-Harlem Teacher, Twin Brother Had Students Break Down Bomb Materials For Alleged Terrorist Strike

NY Daily News reports that a former teacher and his twin brother kept more than 30 pounds of bomb-making materials in their Bronx home, along with a note suggesting they were planning to slaughter children, authorities said. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: LaToya Ruby Frazier’s Artworks On Display At GBE In Harlem

LaToya Ruby Frazier’s Artworks on Display at GBE in Harlem

Since becoming a recipient of a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship in 2015, LaToya Ruby Frazier has been the subject of numerous solo presentations of her work in recent exhibitions in Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Seattle, WA, Boston, MA and Pittsburgh, PA to name a few.  Continue Reading →

Sign Up For Open Data Week 2018

Last year the Mayer de Blasio administration presented Open Data Week for the first time in collaboration with BetaNYC and the broader civic tech community.  Continue Reading →

Department Of Consumer Affairs Charges Against Bail Bond Agent Marvin Morgan

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced charges against bail bond agent Marvin Morgan, and several insurance and management companies for engaging in deceptive and unlawful trade practices that preyed on vulnerable New Yorkers desperate to help bring their loved ones home. Continue Reading →

Small Business Finance 102 Workshop At Columbia University In Harlem NY

In this workshop, participants will asses appropriate loan amounts, create a financing structure, decide on investors and collateralization. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Colonel Hubert Fauntleroy Julian, “The Black Eagle Of Harlem” (video)

1931-01_julianHubert Julian was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad, in 1897, the son of a cocoa plantation manager. He migrated to Canada in 1914, where he claimed to have learned to pilot an aeroplane and served as a Lieutenant in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Continue Reading →