Initial East Harlem Rezoning Plan Promises 30-Story Towers And Less Parking


City officials unveiled a massive rezoning last night for East Harlem, where the administration hopes to encourage towers as tall as 30 stories, less parking for new buildings, and more ground floor retail. Continue Reading →

Welcome To Rao’s, New York’s Most Exclusive Restaurant In Harlem

raos-harlem-restaurantWhen Frank Pellegrino Sr. walked into Rao’s on a Tuesday night recently, wearing a black blazer, white shirt, gray slacks, gold bracelet, and signet ring, he led with his black velvet smoking slippers. Continue Reading →

Woman Settles With Target Over Horrific Shopping-Cart Toss (Video)

target-store-shoppingcartShe was nearly killed when two teens tossed a shopping cart onto her from an elevated East Harlem mall walkway in 2011 — and the nightmare still isn’t over for Marion Hedges, who faces financial ruin as her legal case drags on. Continue Reading →

After Fare Argument Cab Driver Shot In East Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemA cab driver was rushed to the hospital Wednesday morning after he was shot in the hand by a man he chauffeured around East Harlem, police told our source. Continue Reading →

Haydn And Brahms: Trios And Quartets Concert At Bloomingdale School Of Music In Harlem

bloomingdale-school-in-harlemBloomingdale School of Music (BSM) now in its 52nd year is pleased to a free concert entitled, Haydn and Brahms: Trios and Quartets on Friday, October 21 in the David Greer Recital Hall in Harlem NY. Continue Reading →

SUPER SÁBADO, Día de los Muertos! At El Museo del Barrio

east-harlem-s-el-barioCelebrate Mexico’s beloved 3,000 year-old tradition that commemorates friends and relatives who have passed away, with face painting, art making, performances and more. Continue Reading →

NYPD Bomb Squad Clears Suspicious Package In East Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemThe NYPD was called to investigate a suspicious package on the corner of Madison Avenue and East 107th Street at about 5:15 p.m. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s NYC Council Speaker And Others Launch “Getting Out And Staying Out”

mrivera_082316_crop-1Today, East Harlem anti-recidivism organization Getting Out and Staying Out (GOSO), which works to empower court-involved youth and young men returning from Rikers and other correctional institutions to stay out of the criminal justice system, officially launched the new East Harlem Stand Against Violence East Harlem (S.A.V.E) program site at 91 E 116th St. Continue Reading →

Missing 10 Year Old Girl In Harlem

2667-16_25_pct_missing_9-17-16_photo_of_missing-1474298029-7991Police are searching for a 10-year-old East Harlem girl reported missing Saturday. Continue Reading →

Brewer And Others Recognize Harlem Store Owners For Participating In Shop Healthy NYC

gale BrewerThe Health Department’s Center for Health Equity and the East and Central Harlem District Public Health Office (DPHO) today joined New York State Senator Jose M. Serrano and Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer outside Wild Olive Market, in East Harlem, to recognize store owners in the community for participating in Shop Healthy NYC. Continue Reading →