Harlem Fave NYC Surgeon Dr. Bernard Fialkoff And Team Ring NASDAQ Opening Bell

In honor of National Recovery Month, NASDAQ selected Foundation for a Drug-Free World with Dr. Bernard Fialkoff, his daughter Meghan Fialkoff (above) and the entire Foundation for a Drug-Free World team to ring the bell, signaling the opening of the stock market September 15, 2017. Continue Reading →

Murder, Hard Drugs, And Harlem, The Life Of Surfing Champion Rick Rasmussen

The Inertia reports that surfing attracts more than its fair share of interesting characters. Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Nicky Barnes Mr. Untouchable Cover 40th Anniversary

Before The Notorious B.I.G. stated the obvious, “don’t you know bad boys move in silence and violence” on his hit song “The Ten Crack Commandments” , Leroy “Nicky” Barnes broke the unofficial street rules. Continue Reading →

Man Who Convicted Harlem’s Frank Lucas And Partner Indicted For Theft

A Grand Jury has indicted two suspended attorneys, partners in a former Newark law firm, in connection with allegedly stealing more than $140,000 from clients, according to Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino. Continue Reading →

‘Spider-Man’ Tries To Steal Drugs From Harlem Pharmacy

This brother wanted some drugs! He’s your friendly neighborhood Mr. Opioid Addict. Continue Reading →

Abuse Of Opioids Costing Businesses Millions From Harlem To Hollywood

With an Opioid epidemic in Harlem and New York City, we hear stories like this one about the children of Brian and Courtney Halye found themselves preparing for school one morning in March, they began to worry because their parents still had not made it out of their bedroom. Continue Reading →

Free Screening Of The Critically Acclaimed Documentary 13th By Ava DuVernay

Grab the popcorn, sit back, and open your mind with the Cannabis Cultural Association (CCA) as we continue our Social Justice event series with Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) and New York University Students For Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) with a FREE screening of 13th, the documentary directed by Ava DuVernay. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: BeSafeRx, Know Your Online Pharmacy Campaign

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FDA BeSafeRx is a national campaign from Harlem to Hollywood to raise awareness of the dangers of buying prescription medicines from fake online pharmacies.

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Harlem Deli Owner Caught Selling K2 For Food Stamps

Harlem deli K21NY Daily News reports that an East Harlem deli owner sold K2 in exchange for food stamps, authorities said. Continue Reading →

Man Smokes Crack, Strips Naked Riding Harlem Train

3 train subway in harlem1There’s no knowing exactly what awaits as one swipes through the turnstile and descends into New York’s subway system. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rap Stars, Soulja Boy And More, Michael K. Williams “Black Market” Tonight On Viceland

lean on soul jah boyIn his most personal project to date, Michael K. Williams explores underground economies from Harlem to Harare. Continue Reading →

Foundation For A Drug Free World Honors Schools In Harlem

drugs8Last week, the Foundation For a Drug Free World held a Truth about Drugs Concert in Harlem at the Percy E. Sutton high school with music artists and in honor of the United Nations International Day Against Drug Abuse. Continue Reading →

Have A Will, Unlike Harlem Fave Prince

princeIn the wake of Prince’s death, it has been called “the worst estate planning sin a wealthy artist could commit: leaving no will at all.” Continue Reading →

Harlem Drug Dealer Wife Tries To Profit On “Angel Dust” Den

bc638727290ef4ac0b62334a2c163f58The wife of a Harlem drug dealer tried to profit on a nearly half-million-dollar profit by selling their apartment, which she bought from the city for just $250, but Manhattan prosecutors are saying, not so fast — because the couple turned the pad into an “angel dust” den. Continue Reading →

NYC Health Dept., Illegal Aphrodisiac Warning

warning stone in nycThe Health Department today warned New York City residents about an illegal aphrodisiac known as “stone,” which can cause serious poisonings and death. Continue Reading →