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 →

Duane Reade Settles New York City Overcharge Probe

duane reade in harlemWith a couple of Duane Reade’s stores in Harlem, Walgreen Co agreed to pay $500,000 and reform its advertising practices to settle allegations its Walgreens and Duane Reade stores in New York routinely overcharged consumers and tricked them into thinking they were getting great deals. Continue Reading →

Tito Puente East Harlem Memorial Plan Moves Forward

tito puente and son in ahrlemPlans to erect a memorial in East Harlem to honor Latino jazz legend Tito Puente will take a step forward Wednesday. Continue Reading →

Cost Of Postage Stamp Decreasing First Time In 100 Years Starting Sunday

U.S. Postal Service in harlemUPI reported today that the cost to mail a letter will drop by two cents starting this weekend, a change the U.S. Postal Service opposes, saying will cost about $2 billion in revenue. Continue Reading →

Staples Rebrands As Office Depot Merger Seems Unlikely

staples in harlem on 125th streetWith a Staples in the heart of Harlem on 125th Street and and Lenox Avenue maybe re-naming its business services division Staples Business Advantage from Staples Advantage will do the trick for the office supplies giant reports Fortune.

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Former Reporter Michael Feeney Remembered In Harlem

feb-01-00-05-05-flatbed-photodeskThe life of former Daily News reporter Michael J. Feeney, who humbly disappeared into the background covering hundreds of stories about murder, mayhem celebrities and politics, was celebrated Monday at the first of two funerals held in his honor. Continue Reading →

$95G Stolen From Harlem Councilwoman In Harlem

inez dickens in harlemSomeone stole $95,000 worth of jewelry from the Harlem home of City Councilwoman Inez Dickens, NYPD police sources said Friday. Continue Reading →

Special Dedication Of Dr. Maya Angelou’s “Forever” Postage

maya angelouOn Thursday, August 20, 2015, 11 A.M. at the African Burial Ground National Monument, and ESPER, in collaboration with the National Park Service and the United States Postal Service, is hosting a Special Dedication of the Maya Angelou Forever Stamp and you’re invited.   Continue Reading →

Gavin Brown Moving New Gallery To Harlem

Gavin-Brown-2-Courtesy-Gavin-Browns-Enterprise-350x263NYTimes reports that Harlem may be far from the madding crowd of galleries in downtown Manhattan and Brooklyn. But this summer Gavin Brown is closing his Gavin Brown’s Enterprise shop on Greenwich Street in the West Village and moving his gallery to a former brewery at 461 West 126th Street. Continue Reading →

Larry Walker, Rangel’s Youth Shadow For A Day

rangel youth day in harlemCongressman Charles B. Rangel, who represents the 13th Congressional District of New York that includes Upper Manhattan and part of the Bronx, took part in Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day, by hosting Riverhead, NY resident Larry Walker. Continue Reading →