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Harlem Health Fair, CM Levine to Giveaway Bike Helmets And More

In partnership with the NYC Department of Transportation and the FDNY, Upper Manhattan Council Member Mark Levine will be hosting his office’s 4th Annual Community Health Fair featuring a bike helmet giveaway to 600 adults and children from the neighborhood, a smoke detector giveaway to over 100 families, and dozens of free health exams. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Speaker Mark-Viverito Announce 90% Drop In Criminal Court Summonses

Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced today that the City’s enforcement of certain minor offenses, specifically giving officers the option of issuing a civil ticket instead of a criminal court summons under the Criminal Justice Reform Act (CJRA). Continue Reading →

East Harlem MMA Fighter Sues Supplement Maker

A mixed martial arts fighter from Spanish Harlem sued Thursday over tainted supplements that he says got him suspended before a momentous UFC showdown at Madison Square Garden. Continue Reading →

Mayor Bill de Blasio Announce To Expand Select Bus Service From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that New York City would dramatically expand Select Bus Service (SBS), pursuing upgrades on more than 21 new routes over the next ten years, reaching a half-million more bus riders each day. Continue Reading →

de Blasio Launches NYCx To Stimulate Organic Economic Growth From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen and Chief Technology Officer Miguel Gamiño, Jr. today announced that the City is launching a program that invites local and global entrepreneurs, startups, industry and community to use tech for change. Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation Opens The Elaine Wynn & Family Education Wing

At a festive ribbon-cutting, celebrated on the evening of October 18, leaders of the Ailey organization joined with dancers, students, donors, and friends from New York City’s dance community to open The Elaine Wynn & Family Education Wing, a 10,000-square-foot expansion of Ailey’s permanent home, The Joan Weill Center for Dance. Continue Reading →

Town Hall Meeting To Protect Healthcare And Public Hospitals In Harlem


Members of the  New York State Nurses Association, the National Action Network, NAACP,  the Commission on the Public’s Health System, Community Voices Heard, Doctors Council/SEIU, New York Immigration Coalition and CWA 1180 will join the Harlem community  to speak out against threatened cuts to our healthcare, and call for adequate funding for New York City’s public hospitals.
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Robb Pair Talks The Harlem Real Estate Report, Amazon And More On The Danny Tisdale Show (Audio)

Join Harlem resident Robb Pair, from Harlem Lofts, and Danny Tisdale, host of The Danny Tisdale Show, as they discuss everything from the Harlem Lofts produced 2017 Harlem Real Estate Report, to the Amazon Headquarters in Harlem, to Robb’s fave places for downtime in Harlem, and more.

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MTA’s Folding Seats On NYC Subway Roll Out Soon

NY Curbed reports that the flip-up seats on the L train have arrived. It might still be a few days (or weeks) before you actually see them on your commute, but the New York Post spotted the newly-fitted train cars at an MTA rail yard on Wednesday. Continue Reading →

SU Maxwell School Gets Grant To Aid Schools In Harlem

Syracuse reports that the Syracuse University’s Maxwell School has received a federal grant that could total $2.35 million over five years to improve education for gifted and talented public school students in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Cuomo Gives $7M For Harlem Homeless Project


NY Daily News reports that the supportive housing project planned for central Harlem is getting a $7.7 million assist from the state, Gov. Cuomo announced Thursday. Continue Reading →

de Blasio Administration Launches “NYC Go Purple Day” New Domestic Violence Ad Campaign

In honor of NYC Go Purple Day, the de Blasio Administration today launched a new ad campaign to raise awareness about domestic violence. Continue Reading →

Fuse Reignites Harlem Faves Brandy And Whitney Houston’s Cinderella 20 years later

Twenty years since the premiere of Harlem’s Rodgers & Hammerstein‘s Cinderella starring Harlem faves Brandy and Whitney Houston captured the hearts and imagination of audiences everywhere. Continue Reading →

Join Silicon Harlem Conference 2017

What would it take for Upper Manhattan to serve as a model of “smart city” corridors of the future while providing a pipeline of fresh talent for 21st-century jobs? Continue Reading →