Drunk Man, 25, Falls To His Death Off Harlem Roof

noah-witke1An intoxicated 25-year-old man died after he fell from the roof of his Harlem apartment building early Sunday, police said. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Herman “Mayor Of The Block” Hailey Dies – 34 Years Later

herman-haileyThose who knew him before and after the bullet hit say the late Herman Hailey was the tallest man standing, even in his wheelchair in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Has Seizure And Dies In Police Custody

crime-tape-in-harlemSadly, police are trying to determine how a man died in custody after cops responded to his Harlem home on a routine call, sources said. Continue Reading →

Afeni Shakur, Mother Of Harlem Legend Tupac, Passes

afeni and tupac in harlemAfeni Shakur, the activist and protector of slain East Harlemite son Tupac Shakur‘s legacy, died Monday in Nothern California. She was 69. Continue Reading →

Harlem Remembers Prince, Nothing Compared To The Beautiful One

prince at the apolloHarlemites were paying tribute to Prince after news of the music superstar’s death broke today. Continue Reading →

Right Church, Wrong Body Arrives At Funeral In Harlem

10162648_GA New York family discovered at the funeral that their mother was not the woman in the coffin. Val-Jean McDonald, 81, died of lung cancer in December, and her sons Errol and Leroy McDonald are heartbroken. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Tonya Payton Memorial Service Announcement

Tonya PaytonA memorial service for Tonya Payton, the CEO and Founder of S&S Associates, a boutique public relations firm, will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2016, 6:00 P.M. at Dorsett located at 677 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY.  Continue Reading →

Autopsy Unclear On Harlem Fave Bobbi Kristina’s Death

Cissy Houston and her grand daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown (R) attend the opening night of "The Houstons: On Our Own" in New York in an October 22, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/Files

The medical examiner investigating the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, who spent months in a coma after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her north Atlanta home last year, said on Friday that the office could not say whether her demise was accidental or intentional. Continue Reading →

Former Reporter Michael Feeney Remembered In Harlem

feb-01-00-05-05-flatbed-photodeskThe life of former Daily News reporter Michael J. Feeney, who humbly disappeared into the background covering hundreds of stories about murder, mayhem celebrities and politics, was celebrated Monday at the first of two funerals held in his honor. Continue Reading →

Natalie Cole, Grammy Winning Singer Passes

08ff2210baa47d09e0e1a114e63de0ae31bd6cf6Harlem fave singer Natalie Cole, the daughter of jazz legend Nat “King” Cole who carried on his musical legacy, has died. Continue Reading →