East Harlem Kenny Scharf Mural Stolen A Second Time

East Harlem artAn art installation on the East River Esplanade worth thousands has been stolen for the second time this summer, a spokeswoman for Friends of the East River Esplanade told source. Continue Reading →

12-Year-Old Boy Reported Missing in East Harlem

missing person in harlemA 12-year-old boy was reported missing Monday in East Harlem, police told source. Continue Reading →

Target Refreshes Grocery Strategy In Harlem in Bid For Growth (video)

Harlem TargetTarget with a store in East Harlem has been turning to groceries to try to escape the threatening black hole of retail gloom. Continue Reading →

3rd Annual Back To School Resource Fair In Harlem

kidsMore than 30 community organizations will participate in the 3rd Annual Back to School Resource Fair, hosted by Tahl Propp Equities.   Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Nicky the Wig,’ ‘Tugboat,’ ‘Tony the Cripple’ And Dozens More Mobsters Arrested

art-mob17n-0116We know Harlem has a rich Italian Mafia history throughout East Harlem, but inside and outside of Harlem, the mob rule of omerta may be a thing of the past, but one tradition clearly remains from La Cosa Nostra — wiseguys love their nicknames. Continue Reading →

Boy, 3, Found Brutally Beaten Outside East Harlem Housing Development

thomasse jefferson houeses in harlemA 3-year-old boy found unconscious outside an East Harlem housing development was covered in bruises, suffering from bleeding on the brain and was so skinny “you could see his bones and his ribs,” witnesses and sources said Thursday. Continue Reading →

Officers Find Gun On Harlem Man Evading Turnstile

crime-tape-in-harlemThree NYPD officers found a gun on a man who was caught evading the turnstile at an East Harlem subway station Friday. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Robbers, Get Away With $1.5K

harlem robbery suspects in harlem1Police are searching for two gun-toting robbers that got away with a huge wad of cash after holding up a barber in East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Arrest Made In Attempted East Harlem Sex Assault

rapist in harlemA man has been arrested in connection with the attempted sexual assault of a child as she slept in her East Harlem home. Continue Reading →

Harlem Landlord Charged For Gutting Building With Family Inside

article-slumlord-0726It was an eviction by demolition. An East Harlem landlord, a building manager and a contractor have been accused of gut renovating a building while a family of seven — including five young kids — were still living inside, authorities said Tuesday. Continue Reading →