Ol’ Dirty Bastard Provides Soundtrack For ‘Luke Cage’ Harlem’s Hero (Update)

luke cage on marvel and netflixMarvel unveiled the first official Luke Cage trailer tonight, providing a glimpse into the musclebound crime fighter’s world as he battles evil elements in Harlem, New York City. Continue Reading →

NY Post Reporter Arrested For Drunken Driving In Harlem

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The NY Daily News reports that a New York Post reporter has been suspended from the money-losing tabloid following his arrest Wednesday night for driving drunk, crashing into a parked car and fleeing the scene, police said. Continue Reading →

Disney’s Newest Star? Harlem Fave Misty Copeland

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Vanity Fair Magazine’s reports that Disney’s live-action Nutcracker film has found its prima ballerina: dance prodigy Misty Copeland, who has been covered in Harlem World Magazine. Continue Reading →

Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil, As City Backs Off Police Reforms

melissa-mark-viverito-de-blasio-brattonIn a victory for Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, the City Council is backing off reform measures that would have required cops to identify themselves to suspects they stop while also informing them of their right to refuse being searched. Continue Reading →

Harlem-Based New York Urban League Repondes To Alton Sterling Shooting

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Here’s the statement from the New York Urban League:

“The New York Urban League is sadden to hear of the terrible tragedy that has befallen the Baton Rouge community. Continue Reading →

HPD Reminds Property Owners To Register Properties With The City

affordable housing in harlem1New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Commissioner Vicki Been reminds property owners and managing agents of multifamily residential buildings and certain one- and two- family homes of their obligation to annually register their properties with HPD. Continue Reading →

Starbucks To Introduce Premium Indian Coffee In Harlem And USA Stores Soon

starbucks-east-harlem1Starbucks, has a number of stores in Harlem, now for the first time, will offer a small-lot coffee from India to customers in the U.S. under its joint venture partnership with the Indian company, Tata Global Beverages. Continue Reading →

Orlando: Obama Condemns Worst Mass Shooting In US History By NYC Born Shooter (video)

obama on orlando shootingPresident Barack Obama on Sunday condemned an “act of terror and an act of hate”, after a gunman stormed an LGBT nightclub and shot dead 50 people in the worst mass shooting in American history. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: All-New Episodes of “Deadline: Crime With Tamron Hall”

tamron hall in harlem tvHarlem fave Tamron Hall, co-host of NBC News’ TODAY and anchor of MSNBC Live with Tamron Hall, returns to Investigation Discovery (ID) for season four of her original investigative newsmagazine, Deadline: Crime With Tamron Hall. Continue Reading →

Questions Surround Propane Tanks At East Harlem Fire

CisaciTVEAEBRrsGood news! Metro North is operating on a normal schedule Friday, days after a fire caused structural damage to the railroad’s elevated track in New York City. Continue Reading →