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 →

Amazon’s Treasure Truck At A Select Whole Foods Market Coming To NY

Amazon and Whole Foods Market today announced that Treasure Truck will pop-up at various Whole Foods Market locations across the country with new offers and incentives. Continue Reading →

NYC Announces 5,000 More High School Students Participated In Mentorship Programs

To celebrate national mentoring month, Chief Service Officer Paula Gavin and Schools Chancellor Carmen Faria announced that 25,000 high school students and 10,000 mentors participated in programs associated with the NYC Youth Mentoring Initiative. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Once On This Island Cast At Cove Lounge In Harlem

On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018, cast members of  Once On This Island were at Harlem’s Cove Lounge in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Interview: Omelika Kuumba Spelman College’s Drum Major From Harlem To Harare

By Robert Walker

Omelika Kuumba is Spelman College’s Instructor of African Dance Forms in the Department of Dance Performance & Choreography that has been a figurative “Drum Major” for the many students who are touched by her grace, focus and ability to unlock that God-given talent inside each one to achieve a quality of life beyond dance. Continue Reading →

NYU Tando And NYC Cyber Command Launch NY Cyber Fellow Masters Degree Program

New York University Tandon School of Engineering, in partnership with New York City Cyber Command, today launched the New York Cyber Fellows, a unique, affordable online cybersecurity master’s degree program. Continue Reading →

Why New York City’s Rapidly Rising Snowfall Totals Are No Holiday Miracle

When “White Christmas” was written in 1942, Irving Berlin had good reason to yearn for the snows “just like the ones [he] used to know.” Continue Reading →

NYC Emergency Management Urges New Yorkers To Prepare For Extreme Cold

The New York City Emergency Management Department today urged New Yorkers to prepare for bitterly cold temperatures and wind chills through the rest of the week. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray, Cities Thrive Coalition Asks Congress To Increase Funding For Critical Health Programs

The Cities Thrive Coalition, led by the First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray, today sent a letter signed by nearly 100 bipartisan mayors to congressional leadership outlining priorities for the Fiscal Year 2018 government funding package. Continue Reading →

NYC Emergency Management Launches New Winter PSA & Podcast Series

The New York City Emergency Management Department has launched a new public service announcement (PSA) to prepare New Yorkers for winter weather hazards. Continue Reading →

Health Department Releases 2nd Annual Update On Take Care New York 2020 Blueprint

The Health Department today released its second annual update on Take Care New York 2020 (TCNY 2020), the City’s comprehensive blueprint to improve the health of all New Yorkers. Continue Reading →

Brewer Invites New Yorkers To “Trash Talk” In Harlem

Gale Brewer’s Manhattan Borough President’s office invites you to the “Trash Talk,” event on Monday, January 11, 2018 until 5:00 pm on Monday, January 11, 2018. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Releases November Financial Plan Update For Fiscal Year 2018

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio released New York City’s November Financial Plan Update for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) and an updated four-year financial plan. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The New York City Marathon 2017 In Harlem (Photographs)

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, the Harlem section of the NYC Marathon 2017, was supported by the Harlemite from around the uptown and of course, Seitu Oronde was there to shoot it. Continue Reading →

NYC Commission On Human Rights Charges Against Businesses From Harlem To Hollywood

The NYC Commission on Human Rights announced charges today against 12 local and national businesses for violating the Fair Chance Act. Continue Reading →

Sign The Petition To Increase Micro-Purchases For M/WBE’s From $20,000 To $150,000

The New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce, and members of the M/WBE Community are asking YOU to sign this petition to which urges Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign Senate Bill S. 6513-B, which is currently on his desk, into law. Continue Reading →

Enjoy The Luxury Of Breakfast At Tiffany’s (Updated)

From the Hotel “the Waldorf of Harlem” Theresa to the infamous Claremont Inn, home of Lord Viscount Courtenay in the 1800’s, Harlem has a long history of enjoying luxury.
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Hey Harlem, The Brick-Tacular LEGO LIVE NYC Is Coming

LEGO® LIVE will debut a unique blend of imagination, creativity and play for the first time in the United States with a major family event February 16-18, 2018 in New York City. Continue Reading →

Astronaut And Korean War Vet Buzz Aldrin To Lead 2017 NYC Veterans Day Parade

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War, will be the Grand Marshal for the 2017 New York City Veterans Day Parade — the largest commemoration of service in the nation — marching up Fifth Avenue Saturday, November 11, 2017,starting 11:00 a.m. at Madison Square Park (26th Street & Fifth Avenue), NY. Continue Reading →

Notice Of Public Hearing And Opportunity To Comment On Proposed Rule

Pursuant to Section 1301 of the New York City Charter, the NYC Department of Small Business Services is proposing to continue a program that provides grants to companies that provide school bus transportation.

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