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Bike Thieves Hit Harlem Apartment Building

The NYPD is trying to identify four thieves who broke into a Harlem apartment building and stole bicycles worth more than $4,000, police told Patch. Continue Reading →

Gérard Depardieu Defends His Love For Vladimir Putin, Castro And Life In Harlem

Even though he underwent emergency quintuple bypass surgery 17 years ago, Gérard Depardieu was inhaling a Gitanes as he sat down for our interview in New York this week. Continue Reading →

Diva Sara Lou Harris, Columbia Grad And The First Black Model To Be Featured In A National Ad Campaign

Sara Lou Harris was born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina in 1926 to a house painter and a cotton mill worker. Carter died December 16, 2016. Continue Reading →

Headed To Sunday Service, Harlem, NY 1950’s

Harlem women have always looked fabulous, with the help of Harlem designers like Anne Cole Lowe to Dapper Dan the young lady above headed to Sunday church service is a great example of Harlem style during the 1950’s. Continue Reading →

5 Members Of Harlem’s A$AP Mob’s Style Obsessions

A$AP Mob in the "RAF" video

Vogue reports that the fashion influence of A$AP Rocky and the rest of the A$AP Mob crew is well established by now. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Arrested At DACA Protest (Video)

Here’s the statement and video from East Harlem City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito: Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Host, Harlem Speaker Mark-Viverito And Others Attend Harlem Town Hall

On Thursday, September 28, 2017, Mayor Bill de Blasio will host a town hall with East Harlem residents, represented by Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito in addition to Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, U.S. Representative Adriano Espaillat, State Senator Brian Benjamin, State Senator José M. Serrano and Assembly Member Robert Rodriguez. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Somi Brings ‘Petite Afrique’ To Aaron Davis Hall At City College

Internationally acclaimed vocalist and songwriter Somi will bring the captivating sounds of her latest release “Petite Afrique” (“Little Africa”) to audiences at Aaron Davis Hall during a special 7:30 p.m. concert on Friday, October 20, 2017. Continue Reading →

Celebrate National Dog Week With Foie Gras Dog Biscuits And Shopping With Your Harlem Fido

While the last full week of September happens to be National Dog Week (week of September 25, 2017, The Shops at Columbus Circle always opens their doors to canines from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Harlem Baker Bakes Jewish Desserts For The Jewish New Year Of Rosh Hashanah

Mr. Alvin Lee Smalls has been baking since he was a boy. But ruggelach is not something he discovered until he was a grown man. Continue Reading →

3-K For All (From Harlem To Hollis)

By Bill de Blasio

I am writing not just as your Mayor, but as a parent, because every child needs the strongest possible start in life our city can give them. Continue Reading →

One Of The Cities Worst Landlords Who Pushed Out Harlem Tenants Gets Out Of Jail

His atonement is on hold. Notorious landlord Steve Croman will stay out of jail until after the High Holidays, starting with Rosh Hashanah Wednesday night, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Jill Konviser ruled Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Congratulations To New Heritage Executive Artistic Director Jamal Joseph

Jamal Joseph Executive Artistic director/co-founder of IMPACT REPERTORY THEATRE has been named the 2017 recipient of the Paul Robeson CITATION AWARD by Actors’ Equity Foundation and Actors’ Equity Association. Continue Reading →

On This Day In Hip Hop History Harlem Man Cam’Ron Drops ‘S. D. E.’ Album (Video)

The Source reports that on this date in 2000, Cam’Ron released his second album ‘Sports, Drugs And Entertainment’ on Untertainment Records, which was owned by his former manager Lance “Un” Rivera. Continue Reading →

Harlem Artist Tyler Wallach Paints Fabulous Luxury Products At Barneys New York

Out magazine reports that Tyler Wallach, the self-described “1988 lovechild of Keith Haring and Lisa Frank,” was invited this weekend to Barneys New York to paint on luxury products for a live audience—a feat for the queer Harlem artist, who’s been a local LGBTQ mainstay for several years. Continue Reading →