Something Positive At The 24th Annual Harlem Meer Performance Festival 2017 (Updated)

Join Something Positive (founded by longtime Harlem fave Cheryl Byron) at the 24th annual Harlem Meer Performance Festival 2017 brings the best Harlem talent in music and dance at the Harlem Meer in Central Park! Continue Reading →

Mentoring In Medicine Virtual Summer Science Camp At No Cost Hosted

From the comfort of your home, you can view a “live” video webcast to learn advanced biology, research methods and serve as a community health ambassador. Continue Reading →

Best Places To Watch The July 4th Fireworks For Free In Harlem

Harlem’s Independence Day salute on Sunday, July 4th Fireworks will be set off from multiple locations, meaning there will be Instagram-worthy vistas of the display from multiple spots in Harlem.
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HW Pick: Nick Carter Architect Of “Boy Band” Free At AOL Build


In ABC’s “Boy Band,” undiscovered young talent from around the country battle it out to become a member of the next great music sensation. Continue Reading →

Talks At The Schomburg: Zines: Elaborate Disruption And Black Creativity In Harlem

The resurgence of zines—self-published limited-distribution works—is stemming the tide of erasure, disrupting publishing, and offering creative spaces for diverse voices within marginalized communities.

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Brewer Promotes Free Summer Meals For Kids From Harlem To Hollis

On Friday, June 16, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will lead a borough-wide Day of Action to provide parents and children with detailed information about free meals available this summer through New York City’s Summer Meals Program. Continue Reading →

If You Want A Free Italian Castle, Italy Is Giving Away Over 100 Castles

We know you have heard of Italian Harlem, now you can bring Harlem to Italy, because Italy is giving away more than 100 historic castles, farmhouses and monasteries for free in an effort to breathe new life into its disused public buildings. Continue Reading →

Best Market Buy One Meal Get One Free Today Only In Harlem!

Two Meals For The Price Of One? Yes Please!
When it comes to preparing food for you and your family, we take every step seriously. Our team uses only the highest quality ingredients and a collection of favorite recipes to make our quick, quality meals.

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The Collectors Series Work By Chief Nike Okundaye At Sugar Hill In Harlem

A lecturer at Harvard University, featured as one of OkayAfrica.com’s The Best African Art in 2014, work as part of the art collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art and countless honors, Chief Nike Okundaye is the epitome of a “Renaissance Woman” carrying the torch as an artist, social entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Continue Reading →

Best Market Free KIND Bars Today Only In Harlem!

*Offer valid June 1st, 2017 ONLY for one 5 Pack of KIND Bars per household at Best Market. Printed paper coupon MUST be present to claim offer – coupons shown on mobile devices can not be scanned.*

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Yeah, Everyone Loves This Great Randall’s Island Harlem Family Staycation

Okay, your sitting at home in Harlem wondering what can I do with the family next month in June? Well, it just so happens at the beginning of June 2017, you can enjoy a Randall’s Island Treasure Hunt, a Fish Count, Yoga in the Park every Tuesday and Dance Boot Camp every Wednesday and the upcoming Movie Night with Despicable Me!

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Free Business Workshop Coming To Harlem

Harlem business owners, remember this date — June 22, 2017. On that day, the city’s Department of Small Business Services will be bringing its Chamber On-the-Go program to the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Rich Blint And Darryl Pinckney Talk James Baldwin With The Schomburg (Audio)

As the Schomburg continues to celebrate the timeless brilliance of literary icon James Baldwin, and their recent acquisition of his personal papers in our collections, they invite you to revisit this moving conversation.
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First Lady McCray And Others Launch Online Health Thrive Learning Center

First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray, along with Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives Richard Buery and Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett, today announced the launch of the Thrive Learning Center. Continue Reading →

HW Picks: Metropolitan Area Memorial Day Free Events

The United War Veterans Council (UWVC) — organizers of the New York City Veterans Day Parade — calls on metropolitan area residents to remember this Memorial Day those who have sacrificed for us by participating at one of many events taking place Monday, May 29, 2017. Continue Reading →