The NYPD Wants Your Help To Find The Killer Of This Jamaican American Teen From Harlem

New York Police wants to know who murdered 18-year-old high school football star, Jamaican-American Tylik Allen. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Chancellor Fariña Announced The Expansion Of 3-K For All

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced the expansion of 3-K for All to six more community school districts across all five boroughs. Continue Reading →

More Than 250 Local Volunteers Spend Day Transforming East Harlem

More than 250 volunteers from Wells Fargo, City University of New York, Hunter College and the community participated in a day of service September 23, 2017, which transformed classrooms, offices, the library and other public spaces at East Harlem’s Public School/Middle School (P.S./ M.S.) 007.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark Levine And Others Come Together To Celebrate 20 Years Of The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

A  great photograph of students, staff and others forming a human peace sign as part of the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus 20th year celebration at the Urban Assembly School for the Performing Arts in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

New Harlem Meer “Kinky” Fly Species Gets Harlem Professor’s Moniker

Source reports that introducing Themira lohmanus, a fly like no other, and the most recently discovered species in the popular Manhattan urban oasis of Harlem Meer in Central Park! Continue Reading →

The Expansion Of Urban Farm Program At Public Housing Developments From Harlem To Hollis

The New York City Housing Authority will bring two urban farms to public housing developments in 2017, continuing a program launched in 2016 that brought farms to developments in Brownsville, Canarsie and East Harlem. Continue Reading →

An All-New “Iyanla: Fix My Life” With Hot Boy Turk And Wife

Sitting at home in Harlem, you may want to check out the all-new episodes of “Iyanla: Fix My Life,” hosted by six-time New York Times bestselling author, spiritual life coach and executive producer Iyanla Vanzant. Continue Reading →

Join The Harlem Biospace Digital Disruption Discussion In Healthcare At Columbia University

NYC-based companies are leveraging algorithms and data to change the way people think about their health. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Collin Powell Feels The “Nation Will Overcome Hostility Toward Immigrants”

The Hoya reports that Harlem’s Colin Powell, former secretary of state under President George W. Bush, said the United States will “come through” its struggle to fully accept immigrants in a speech in the Fisher Colloquium on Wednesday. Continue Reading →

Come Celebrate The Launch Of The Latest Mobile Lab: BioBus II In Harlem

On Tuesday, September 26, 2017, BioBus celebrates the launch of a new mobile laboratory and the beginning of the school year. Continue Reading →

DCA’s Lorelei Salas Announces “Reports On The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City”

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced the release of a report by its Office of Labor Policy & Standards (OLPS) titled “The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City,” which details emerging gaps in labor protections and offers policy solutions to these growing concerns. Continue Reading →

Living Many Lives Through The Arts At The Schomburg In Harlem

By Richard Hutzler, Director of the TC Fund

On Hallowed Ground Teachers College student Deirdre Hollman has served as Director of Exhibitions and Education and the Junior Scholars Program at the New York Public Library‘s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Continue Reading →

New Dean Named At Touro College Of Osteopathic Medicine In Harlem

David Forstein, DO, FACOG, was appointed as the third dean of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM), Alan Kadish, M.D., president of the Touro College and University System announced today. Continue Reading →

Mayor De Blasio And MBP Brewer At City Resource Fair In Harlem

On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will host a during City Hall in Your Borough week. Continue Reading →

Schomburg Teach-In With Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad In Harlem

In the spirit of teach-ins developed to advance social movements and societal transformation, we invite you to join this conversation with leading academic and community experts at the Schomburg to understand today’s policy issues and local impact. Continue Reading →