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ASCAP’s “On The Come Up,” At SOB’s In The NYC (Photographs)

Maya Milan Allan Kingdom ASCAP Nicole George Middleton Gilles[1]Last night, The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) brought its digital series, “On The Come Up,” to the stages for the first time at SOB’s in New York showcasing a lineup of up-and-coming artists. Continue Reading →

Harlem Art Collective And You Too Can Raise Money To Renovate Langston Hughes’ Harlem Home

langston-hughes glamour in harlemThe Harlem brownstone in which Harlem poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist Langston Hughes spent the last 20 years of his life is now empty, unoccupied and in disrepair. But that may change soon. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: See The Film ‘Mavis’ And More At 2016 ImageNation Outdoors In Harlem

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Join 2016 ImageNation Outdoors, Harlem Week, HCCI, Harlem World Magazine and other sponsors for the HBO documentary MavisI about the legendary singer Mavis Staples and other free events in Harlem, New York.

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“Drop Me Off In Harlem,” By Louis Armstrong And Duke Ellington, 1933 ( Video)

Duke Ellington at the piano and Louis Armstrong on trumpet rehearse Leonard Feather's "Long, Long Journey" during a session at the RCA Victor recording studio in New York Jan. 12, 1946. (AP Photo)

“Drop Me Off in Harlem,” sang by Harlem legends Louis Armstrong And Duke Ellington, composed by Duke Ellington, with lyrics written by Broadway columnist Nick Kenny in 1933. Continue Reading →

1 In 5 Uptown Students Experience Homelessness Says New ICPH Report

homeless in harlemIn New York City, one out of every eight, but one in five children are effected in Harlem attending public school in SY 2014-15 experienced homelessness within the past five school years. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Harlem Fave Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson Block Party Returns

spike lee enhanced1Harlem loves a good party, even if its in Brooklyn (just kidding), but nearly 30 years after “Do The Right Thing,” Spike Lee is still throwing the best block parties in Bed-Stuy. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Kenny Scharf Mural Stolen A Second Time

East Harlem artAn art installation on the East River Esplanade worth thousands has been stolen for the second time this summer, a spokeswoman for Friends of the East River Esplanade told source. Continue Reading →

12-Year-Old Boy Reported Missing in East Harlem

missing person in harlemA 12-year-old boy was reported missing Monday in East Harlem, police told source. Continue Reading →

From Harlem To Hollywood Target Offers Refund For Fake Egyptian Sheets

Harlem TargetWe love the Target store in East Harlem, it was a surprise when we read that Target is offering customers millions of dollars in refunds after discovering that it sold fake Egyptian cotton sheets. Continue Reading →

NY Jets Curtis Martin And Other Stars Shine At The Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis

gal-jets-curtis-martin-jpgHarlem is known for giving back to the community, that’s why we love when a group of iconic sports legends and special honorees are celebrated for their work at the annual The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis benefit to raise funds to cure Paralysis. Continue Reading →