4 Months After Rezoning, East Harlem Stakeholders Remain Vigilant

City Limits reports that last Wednesday, city planners returned to the East Harlem community board to give their first update since the City Council’s passage of the East Harlem rezoning last November. Continue Reading →

Runs In The Family, The Keeling’s Setting Records The Harlem Way (Update)

Vogue Magazine reports that Harlem’s, 96, Ida Keeling has a secret because, really, you don’t set the world track-and-speed record for the 60-meter dash without something good going for you, especially if you are, like Ida competing in the 95-to-99 age bracket. Continue Reading →

Cuomo Tours NYCHA Buildings In East Harlem

CBS reports that Gov. Andrew Cuomo toured New York City’s public housing buildings Saturday and pledged more state money to fix the “disturbing” conditions. Continue Reading →

Schools Handling National Student Walkouts Differently From Harlem To Hollywood

Campus Safety Magazine reports that schools are grappling with safety concerns today as students across the country are walking out of their classrooms to protest gun violence from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →

NY State Certifies 17 NYC Health + Hospitals Sites As Opioid Overdose Prevention Programs

NYC Health + Hospitals today announced that 17 of its sites are now certified Opioid Overdose Prevention Programs. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Family Discovers Bullet Holes In Daughter’s Bedroom

ABC news reports that in an Eyewitness News exclusive, an alarming and dangerous discovery at a NYCHA apartment complex in Harlem as a family discovered bullet holes in their young daughter’s bedroom. Continue Reading →

BEB Capital Acquires East Harlem Multifamily Property

In its latest business venture, BEB Capital has acquired a 29-unit multifamily building at 238 East 106th Street in East Harlem, says Lee Brodsky, CEO.

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Veteran Artists To Be Showcased At The (Hope For The) Warriors Art Show In Harlem

The public is invited to join the national nonprofit Hope For The Warriors and Frontline Paper for opening night of the [Hope For The] Warriors Art Exhibit Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at El Barrio Artspace PS109. Continue Reading →

Spanish Harlem Orchestra Celebrates 15 Years With New Album

In celebration of their 15-year anniversary, 2x GRAMMY® Award winning Spanish Harlem Orchestra is proud to announce the release of their aptly titled sixth album Anniversary due out on April 16th, 2018, on ArtistShare. Continue Reading →

5-Month-Old Girl Found Dead In East Harlem

Patch reports that the NYPD is investigating the death of a 5-month-old girl in East Harlem, police said. Continue Reading →

DA Announces Indictments In Unlawful Monopoly On City’s Towing Industry In East Harlem

NY1 reports that the Manhattan DA has announced a major takedown of an illegal enterprise that dominated the city’s towing industry. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Man Charged In Fulton Houses Attack

An East Harlem man has been charged with rape after police say a woman was sexually assaulted inside the bathroom of an apartment at a Chelsea public housing complex. Continue Reading →

26-Year-Old Man Shot To Death In Harlem

NY Daily News reports that a 26-year-old man was fatally shot outside his Harlem apartment building early Thursday, cops said. Continue Reading →

Join The Public Hearing On Proposed Designation Of The East Harlem Buildings

On Tuesday, February 13, 2018, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) will hold a public hearing on the proposed designation of three East Harlem buildings. Continue Reading →

Mt. Sinai Hospital Holds Early Valentine’s Party For Heart Patients, Parents In Harlem

CBS reports that an early Valentine’s Day Party was for heart patients in Manhattan Thursday, celebrating love of the life they have been given. Continue Reading →

NYC Man Indicted On Charges Related To Throwing “Molotov Cocktail,” In East Harlem Bar

Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Ashan M. Benedict, the Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Field Division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (“ATF”)… Continue Reading →

Man Sticks Up East Harlem Dunkin’ Donuts

NY Daily News reports that the NYPD is trying to identify a man who robbed an East Harlem Dunkin’ Donuts store at gunpoint, police said. Continue Reading →

Not Dynamic Duo Robs 73-Year-Old Woman In Harlem

Police are searching for the two people who robbed a 73-year-old woman in East Harlem Thursday. Continue Reading →

Employee Throws Molotov Cocktail At An Mexican Restaurant In East Harlem

The NY Daily News reports that a disgruntled worker at an East Harlem Mexican restaurant chucked a Molotov cocktail into the eatery after getting into a fight with colleagues, police said Thursday. Continue Reading →

Parents Concerned After 8-Year-Old Wanders Away From East Harlem School

An 8-year-old boy was found after running away from his school. As CBS2’s Jessica Layton reported, he wandered away from P.S. 30 and was missing for at least half an hour. Continue Reading →