“Queen of Katwe” With Lupita Nyong’o Makes All The Right Moves (Video)
A Generous Investment From VH-1 Save The Music & TYLENOL® Brings Classical Music To Harlem School
Get The “Amsterdam News, At 126th Street,” Harlem USA (Photograph) At HW Collection
Sean “Diddy” Combs And Others Receive 2016 Triumph Award Hosted By Tichina Arnold (Photographs)

Harlem’s Alicia Keys, A$AP Rocky And Others Keep A Child Alive At The Black Ball 2016

Alicia keys and asp rocky benefitKeep a Child Alive (KCA) announced that Clive Davis will receive its Humanitarian Award at the 13th annual Black Ball held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the Manhattan Center/Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Eddie Murphy And Britt Roberston Redefine Family In “Mr. Church” On DVD (Video)

mr-church1Academy Award® nominee Eddie Murphy (Best Supporting Actor, Dreamgirls, 2006) and Britt Robertson (Tomorrowland) star in the heart-warming film Mr. Church, arriving on Digital HD and On Demand October 21 and on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) October 25 from Codeblack Films and Lionsgate. Continue Reading →

Harlem Boy Covered In Bruises, 6, Dies At Hospital

zymere-from-harlemA 6-year-old Harlem boy covered in bruises died after being rushed to the hospital by his mother, police said Tuesday. Continue Reading →

WHDC Releases RFPs For Education, Affordable Housing And Workforce Development Initiative

east-harlem sliderWest Harlem Development Corporation announces the release of three requests for proposals to fund programs in the areas of affordable housing, education and workforce and economic development that benefit West Harlem/Community District 9. Continue Reading →

“The Wizard Of Oz” At Harlem Repertory Theatre In Harlem

the-wizard-of-ozHarlem Repertory Theatre will stage “The Wizard of Oz,” co-produced by the Yip Harburg Foundation, for young (and young-at-heart) audiences October 8 to December 13 at Tato Laviera Theatre at Harlem Prep Elementary School, 240 East 123rd Street (at 3rd Ave.), Manhattan.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Don Lemon And Others To Attend HOLA! USA’S Exclusive Launch Party

don_lemon-in-harlemHOLA! will host an exclusive party with Harlem resident and TV personality Don Lemon and others to celebrate the international brand’s first magazine launch in the United States, HOLA!USA. Continue Reading →

Crack Bust Nets 17 Arrests At East Harlem’s AK Houses

ak housesSeventeen members of a gang responsible for selling crack at an East Harlem affordable housing development have been arrested following a 10-month investigation dubbed “Operation Insomnia.” Continue Reading →

CUNY Application Fee of $65 Waived For Low-income City Public School Students

mayor-de-blasio1Applying to college just got cheaper for some of the city’s poorest families.

Mayor de Blasio and CUNY officials announced Monday that the $65 application fee currently required by the city’s public colleges will now be waived for low-income public school kids. Continue Reading →

Mayor Bill de Blasio Community And Outreach Effort From Harlem To Hollis

im-musilm-im-nyThe Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit and Office of Immigrant Affairs and the Commission on Human Rights announced today a series of ongoing events and a new social media ad campaign that promote respect, understanding, and support for the City’s diverse Muslim communities. Continue Reading →

NYPD Bomb Squad Clears Suspicious Package In East Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemThe NYPD was called to investigate a suspicious package on the corner of Madison Avenue and East 107th Street at about 5:15 p.m. Continue Reading →