Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem Havana Cultural Events

By Lil Nickelson Throughout Harlem Week 2017 their theme, “Harlem: Home of Immigrants” has been carefully intertwined throughout this year’s events and happenings.

Harlem Girl With Great Attitude Burned By Boiling Water Breaks Silence

Jamone Merritt was asleep on a friend’s couch August 7, 2017, when she woke up to boiling water being poured on her face at 4:00 a.m.

Watch The Mayweather-McGregor Fight With Harlem’s Dave East

Genres will collide this week when boxer Floyd Mayweather comes out of retirement to take on UFC’s biggest star, Conor McGregor.

Harlem’s Mark Levine And Others Call On ICE Agents To Wear Body Cameras

NYC Council Member Mark Levine and Council Member Carlos Menchaca will be joined by U.S. Congress Members Yvette D. Clarke and Adriano Espaillat at a press conference on Thursday, August 24, Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Excels In Business And The Peace Corps

On Labor Day weekend Black Enterprise will be holding its first ever Black Men XCEL Summit, a “combination of empowerment, inspiration, networking, and entertainment” that celebrates the leadership and excellence of Continue Reading →

Modell’s To Open 2nd Store On 125th Street In Harlem

Modell’s Sporting Goods on August 24, 2017, will open its second location on 125th Street in Harlem.  This will bring Modell’s total store count to 159 locations. 

Who’s Watching, “Copwatch” At Maysles In Harlem

Copwatch is the true story of We Copwatch, an organization whose mission is to film police activity as a non-violent form of protest and deterrent to police brutality.

Los Angeles: Only Roses US Launch From Beverly Hills To Harlem

The luxurious specialty rose gifting brand, OnlyRoses, will debut its first U.S. location and second non-franchise store in the heart of Beverly Hills, CA, at 9631 Brighton Way at the end Continue Reading →

Harlem Business Owner Gets Deal On Cold Storage Warehouse In Albany

The Biz Journal reports that Evan Blum, owner of a Harlem architectural salvage business, paid $280,357 to purchase the 11-story Central Warehouse cold storage building just north of downtown Albany, New Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Dave East Reaffirms His Devotion To Hip-Hop

Fresh off the heels of the release of his  EP,  delivered his introspective rhymes before a packed New York City crowd on at Gramercy Theater on Monday night. 

NY’s Finest, Turns Into NY’s Worst In Harlem (Video)

The NY Daily News reports that the NYPD is investigating a Youtube video that shows a cop dumping water on a grill at a sidewalk cookout — and sparking angry Continue Reading →

Go Global At The Sakura Park Festival 2017 In Harlem

The Sakura Park Festival is just one-week away. Neighbors of every age will enjoy the sounds, moves, and tastes of our global community starting at 2 pm on Wednesday August 30, 2017.

Mother Of Harlem Man Fatally Shot By NYPD, Feds Say No Case Against Cops

The NY Daily News reports that the mother of an emotionally disturbed man who was fatally shot by police said that federal prosecutors will not pursue a case against the Continue Reading →

Man Smashes Glass Bottles In Harlem Bodega Stabbing (Video)

The NYPD is searching for a man who broke two glass bottles over each other and used the glass shards to stab another man inside a Harlem bodega, police told Continue Reading →

Teen Boy Dies After Jeep Hits Him In Harlem

PX 11 Reports that a 13-year-old boy who was struck by a jeep in Harlem on Wednesday has died, police said.