Teyana Taylor’s New Harlem Nail Salon Has Fly-Girl Flavor And Dapper Dan Uniforms

Vogue reports that tonight, at 2330 Broadway in Harlem, Teyana Taylor will swing open the doors to her new ’90s-themed nail salon, Junie Bee Nails. Continue Reading →

Health Department Warns Residents From Harlem To Hollis About Taking National Poison Help Hotline Calls

The Health Department today warned New Yorkers about unsolicited calls from individuals claiming to be from the National Poison Help Hotline (800-222-1222). 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 →

VoteRunLead Names 4 Barrier-Breaking Black Women To Board

VoteRunLead, the non-partisan non-profit that trains women to run for political office and win, has brought on several barrier-breaking black women board members to help lead the organization. Continue Reading →

It’s Black Romance Films For Valentine’s Day At the Schomburg In Harlem

Join the Schomburg Center for special screenings of four of our favorite Black romance films as a fun ode to Valentine’s Day in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Black Stars And Filmmakers Celebrate 10 Years Of ‘AfroPoP’ TV Series In Harlem (Photographs)

Black stars and filmmakers converged on the Harlem Stage Gatehouse on Friday, February 9th, 2018, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the acclaimed series AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange. Continue Reading →

Legal Aid Society Wants NYCHA To Refund Rent

NY Curbed reports that the Legal Aid Society is demanding that the New York City Housing Authority provide up to $15 million in rent refunds to public housing tenants that lost heat during the city’s cold front. Continue Reading →

H&M Conscious Exclusive Sustainable Fashion From Harlem To Harare

H&M’s 2018 Conscious Exclusive collection pays homage to the Arts and Crafts movement in Sweden and features the new sustainable materials recycled silver and Econyl®, a 100% regenerated fiber from fishnets and other nylon waste. Continue Reading →

Ethiopian-Israeli Woman Brings Her Ethiopian, Israeli, American Food To Harlem

JTA reports that at Tsion Café in Harlem, visitors can order a vegetable injera, an Ethopian sourdough flatbread topped with vegetable, lentil and chickpea stews. Continue Reading →

Uptown’s Rodriguez, Transportation Chair And Speaker Johnson Announce Car Free Day 2018

New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chair of the Council Committee on Transportation officially announced that New York City will organize its 3rd Car Free Day. Continue Reading →

Only 1% Of Columbia University’s $10 million Commitment To Affordable Housing Spent

The Columbia Spectator reports that outside the West Harlem Development Corporation’s office, which sits on 127th Street between Morningside and Amsterdam Avenue, is a parking lot. Continue Reading →

Man Enters Unlocked Harlem Gym, Steals Belongings

Patch reports that the NYPD is trying to identify a man who swiped clothes, equipment and cash from a Harlem gym, police said. Continue Reading →

Bobby Robinson, Bobby’s Records And Tape Center, Harlem NY 1950- 1990

Bobby Robinson, April 16, 1917 – January 7, 2011, was an American independent record producer and songwriter in New York City, most active from the 1950s through the mid-1980s. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Electeds Address Jewish And Other Faith, Ethnic And Civic Leaders With The JCRC

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Sunday, February 11, 2018, photographer Seitu Oronde was there to take these great photographs at the electeds address Jewish and other Faith, Ethnic and Civic Leaders with the JCRC at the UJA-Federation of NY in Manhattan.
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Seitu’s World: Leslie Wyche Memorial Service In Harlem

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Friday, February 9, 2018, photographer Seitu Oronde was there to take these great photographs at the Leslie Wyche Memorial Service In Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer Is Trippin, From Haarlem To Harlem

Here’s a note from Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer regarding her trip to Haarlem: Continue Reading →

Harlem Leaders Unite To Help More Than 30 Families Break The Cycle of Homelessness

HPD Commissioner Maria Torres- Springer and Assemblywoman Inez Dickens joined Win in opening the new Win 118th Street permanent supportive housing residence in Harlem today. Continue Reading →

Hey Harlem, Iyanla Vanzant Returns With Dramatic New Episodes On OWN

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s award-winning “Iyanla: Fix My Life” featuring six-time New York Times bestselling author, spiritual life coach and executive producer Iyanla Vanzant will return to the network’s Saturday night lineup. 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 →

Harlem Stage And National Black Theatre Present “Mothers Of The Movements” In Harlem

Harlem Stage, the legendary uptown venue that for over 30 years has promoted the creative legacy of Harlem and artists of color from around the corner and across the globe, is proud to present its Spring 2018 season of performances. Continue Reading →