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East Harlem Rezoning Plan Rejected By Community Board During Heated Meeting

East Harlem’s Community Board 11 voted Tuesday night to oppose a city rezoning plan for the neighborhood during a heated meeting that featured no public vote, activists taking over the community board stage and a small fight. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Rev. Al Sharpton And Others Honored At The FACE List Awards Gala

Pan-African Media Company Face2Face Africa has officially announced the honorees for the 2017 FACE List Awards taking place on Saturday, July 15th, 2017 in New York City. Continue Reading →

Mayor David N. Dinkins to Receive Humanitarian Award in Harlem

Dinkins will receive the award on Thursday, June 22, 2017, 10:00 a.m., as part of the “Moving Up” ceremony of preschool children at the Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center’s Therapeutic Preschool. Immediately following the award presentation, the former mayor will attend the preschool graduation. Continue Reading →

Talks At The Schomburg: Zines: Elaborate Disruption And Black Creativity In Harlem

The resurgence of zines—self-published limited-distribution works—is stemming the tide of erasure, disrupting publishing, and offering creative spaces for diverse voices within marginalized communities.

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5 Tips To Keep Your Heart Healthy In Harlem

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men in the United States. It reduces blood flow to the heart, which can cause a heart attack. Half of men who die suddenly of heart disease have no previous symptoms. Continue Reading →

$2M Hamilton Heights Townhouse Typical Harlem Style, Ornate And Charming

NY Curbed reports that this three-story townhouse in the Hamilton Heights section of Harlem comes with tons of ornate wooden details. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Announces Middle Schools Will Join College Excess For All In 2018

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced that College Access for All will add eleven middle school districts – 193 middle schools – for the 2017-18 school year. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The 16th Annual New York Asian Film Festival 2017 (Video)

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Subway Cinema announced today updated awardees and special guests for the 16th New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF), which will take place from June 30 to July 13 at the Film Society and July 14 to 16 at the SVA Theatre. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fire Leaves Man Critical, Woman Dead

An elderly woman is dead and her husband is fighting for his life after a fire in Harlem. Around 7:30 p.m. Monday, police responded to 70 La Salle St., where an apartment on the 15th floor was on fire. Continue Reading →

Family Of Homeless Man Murdered In Harlem Shelter Was Never Notified

A homeless man whose roommate stabbed him to death in a state-funded facility in Harlem lay in the morgue for six days, as his loving family desperately tried to find him. Continue Reading →