Join The Northern Manhattan Action plan Meeting

West_Harlem_Climate_Resil_MeetingThis WE ACT event is the final report back on the Northern Manhattan Climate Action plan, one of our major accomplishments of 2015.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Levine Leads Hearing On Towers Shadows On Parks

mark levine 2On Thursday, November 12, Harlem City Council Parks Committee Chair Mark Levine will lead a hearing on Int. 737, a bill he sponsored that would create a task force to address the impacts of shadows from the development of super tall towers over public parks. Continue Reading →

“CONSUMED” A New Film Starring Harlem’s Danny Glover (video)

danny glover in consumedThe new movie called CONSUMED, directed by Daryl Wein and starring Zoe Lister-Jones (new CBS show Life in Pieces), Victor Garber (Argo, Alias), Taylor Kinney (Chicago Fire), and star Harlemite Danny Glover.  Continue Reading →

New York City The Greenest City In America

cuff2With October being National Energy Awareness Month and 71 percent of Americans today supporting efforts to protect the environment, the personal finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2015’s Greenest Cities in America and found that NYC is the greenest in America. Continue Reading →

The Value of Food: Sustaining a Green Planet Show In Harlem

st john churchOn Tuesday, October 6, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine will open to the public, The Value of Food: Sustaining a Green Planet, a multimedia art exhibition and Cathedral-wide initiative addressing the issues of food security, hunger, access to healthy food, local and urban farming, factory farming, diet, and the cultural and spiritual meanings of food. Continue Reading →

Today’s Harlem Air Quality Alert (video)

air quality video1The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has issued an Air Quality Alert from Harlem To Hollis today, August 15 started at 11:00 AM until tonight at 11:00 PM. Continue Reading →

Greenmarket Food Scrap Collections Drop-Offs In Harlem

0815_compost2Starting in 2011, GrowNYC has grown the “scrappy” Food Scrap program to 40 Greenmarket locations in all five boroughs, in partnership with the NYC Sanitation and community composters. Continue Reading →

No Cost Ideas For Earth Day In Harlem

CCI earth day 2009 nycGot big plans for Earth Day? It’s right around the corner, Wednesday, April 22, but feel free to celebrate all week long with these 10 great ideas for teaching kids about Earth Day and what they can do to help take care of our planet. Continue Reading →

Harlem Earth Day Fun And Fitness for the Whole Family

dbed981a-f2ce-4e38-acb5-1ecb439308f5Harlem Earth Day celebration Saturday, April 25th, 12 pm to 4 pm in Morningside Park! Sponsored by Con Edison, Land Yoga and Friends of Morningside Park. A great event for the whole family! Continue Reading →