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Harlem Woman Helps Stray Cats Find Permanent Homes

When Alicia Harding moved to her Harlem home in 2015, she noticed a group of stray cats living in front of her apartment building. It wasn’t until Harding went to feed them that she understood the gravity of the situation, she told Patch. Continue Reading →

Harlem Electeds Espaillat, Rodriguez And Others Vow To #ShutItDown On Monday

Senator Marisol Alcántara (D-Manhattan), joined by Congressman Adriano Espaillat (D-New York), Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, the New York Immigration Coalition, the Bodega Association and immigrant-run small business owners will announce a May Day action to protest the Trump administration’s draconian immigration policies and racially-charged rhetoric. Continue Reading →

“Just Don’t Want To Be Lonely,” 1974, By Harlem’s The Main Ingredient (Video)

The Main Ingredient formed in Harlem, NY in 1964 as a trio called the Poets, composed of Donald McPherson, Luther Simmons, Jr., Panama-born Tony Silvester and Cuba Gooding, Sr.,. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Mayor de Blasio Present “Doc” Gooden With The Key To The New York City

Mayor Bill de Blasio today presented Dwight “Doc” Gooden with the key to the city. Gooden helped lead the New York Mets to the World Series in 1986 but was unable to attend the ticker-tape parade following their victory. Continue Reading →

Harlem Parks To Host Free Athletics Classes For Seniors

City parks in a handful of Manhattan neighborhoods are offering seniors free tennis, walking and yoga classes this spring, nonprofit organization the City Parks Foundation announced Friday. Continue Reading →

Metro-North Says To Expect Friday Delays On Harlem Line

Metro-North Railroad said commuters should expect delays at some Harlem line stations throughout the day on Friday. Continue Reading →

BET Teams With Stars For Late-Night Shows And More

BET announced four new late-night shows and a new prime-time miniseries about the life of Bobby Brown, reemphasized its position at the center of African-American culture. Continue Reading →

Reel Sisters 2017 At AMC’s Magic Johnson Theater And Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Harlem World partner Reel Sisters proudly announces that our 20th Anniversary festival will be held in downtown Brooklyn’s Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and AMC’s Magic Johnson Theater in Harlem on October 21-22, 2017! Continue Reading →

Harlem Elected Ydanis Rodriguez On Vision Zero And Streets Safety

During his time as Chair of the NYC Council Committee on Transportation, Harlem Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez has focused on a wide range of issues to help improve, expand and fortify New York City’s various transportation networks, with the specific aim of making them safer and more efficient. Continue Reading →

Mayor Bill de Blasio Announces New Resiliency Guidelines For Climate Change

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the release of preliminary Climate Resiliency Design Guidelines, which for the first time establish citywide guidance on incorporating projected impacts from climate change into the planning, engineering, construction, and renovation of City facilities. Continue Reading →